India17, Sep 2018, 3:12 PM IST
Bhima-Koregaon: Supreme Court extends house arrest of 'urban naxals'
A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra extended till September 19 the house arrest of the five urban naxals -Varavara Rao, Arun Ferreira, Vernon Gonsalves, Sudha Bharadwaj and Gautam Navlakha - at their respective homes
News16, Sep 2018, 2:24 PM IST
Odisha: Maoists on backfoot, zero violence in Narayanpatna, says senior cop
'The gap between the police and Maoists has decreased in recent times. Also, we act as a facilitator to ensure that the basic infrastructure like drinking water, electricity, healthcare and road network are strengthened in naxal-hit villages,' Kanwar Vishal Singh said
Views13, Sep 2018, 2:57 PM IST
Aadhaar: Despite security breaches, privacy concerns, India needs to follow global trend
It is, therefore, a mystery why the vilification campaign against Aadhaar persists with dark innuendoes of a fascist, “big-brother-is-watching” intent. Will the government use Aaadhar to target dissidents or just the terrorists and illegals? Will it use it to monitor everyone’s financial dealings to catch malfeasance, or blackmail those it wishes to intimidate?
India12, Sep 2018, 6:35 PM IST
Sri Ram Sene members will behead anti-nationals from every nook and corner of this country: Gangadhar Kulkarni (Video)
Opposing Girish Karnad's action of wearing a board stating that he was an 'Urban Naxal', Sri Ram Sene leader said the Sene will behead anti-nationals in this country.
India8, Sep 2018, 3:38 PM IST
Bihar: Hardcore naxal on run arrested by Special Task Force, district police
Over 24 naxal-related cases are lodged against him in various police stations of Sheohar, Muzaffarpur, East Champaran and Sitamarhi districts
India7, Sep 2018, 2:40 PM IST
Girish Karnad wears 'Me Too Urban Naxal' placard at Gauri Lankesh commemorative meeting, advocate files complaint
A complaint was filed against actor/writer Girish Karnad by an advocate for wearing a placard that read 'Me Too Urban Naxal' on Gauri Lankesh's death anniversary. Advocate Amrutesh said Girish Karnad has accepted that he is a naxal and police should take action against him since naxalism is banned in the country.
India5, Sep 2018, 5:33 PM IST
Jharkhand: Naxal-missionary nexus exposed by intercepted letter that also reveals plan to kidnap BJP leaders
The naxals, the letter reveals, are going far and wide to organise prayer meetings: “Many of our brothers and sisters are reaching out to the tribals (sic) across the State, helping them in various ways (food, medicine etc) Peter Martin, Antony Puthumattathil, Xavier Soreng and Maria Louis organise regular preachings to enlighten the tribals (sic)…”
Views4, Sep 2018, 6:15 PM IST
Congress embracing urban naxals because of shrinking stakes in governance
With a mere 145 Lok Sabha seats, the Congress was lucky to have got a chance to rule the country in 2004. The communist support under UPA I and governance by the proxy of hand-picked NGO heads who became members of the extra-constitutional NAC under UPA II while making governance leftist still kept the Congress accountable. With a shrinking presence in Union and State legislatures since 2014, the party now couldn't care less if its acts threaten to disintegrate the nation.
India4, Sep 2018, 4:45 PM IST
How Congress changed its stance on urban naxals: Then and now
'Left-Wing Extremism', as the Indian state defines Maoist terrorism, was described as the greatest internal security threat by then Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in 2009. But his party Congress's mouthpiece National Herald is singing a different tune now, sympathising with urban naxals.
India3, Sep 2018, 12:52 PM IST
Bhima-Koregaon: History, hidden facts about this new urban form of naxalism
The multiple police raids that led to the arrests of certain leftist intellectuals has triggered off a debate on the relatively new term 'urban naxals'
India1, Sep 2018, 6:27 PM IST
India First with Vivek Agnihotri: How India is dealing with menace of urban naxals
MyNation launches the "India First" series anchored by author-filmmaker-activist Vivek Agnihotri. The first episode of the series deals with the menace of urban naxals.
News1, Sep 2018, 6:02 PM IST
Urban naxal: Some politicians including Rahul Gandhi are siding with terrorists, says BJP leader Pon Radhakrishnan
Urban naxal: The recent arrests of five prominent people across the nation has grabbed headlines. BJP leader Pon Radhakrishnan said that there was incriminating evidence found in the form of a letter detailing plans for the assassination of PM Modi. He said that Modi government will not make the same mistake as that of the Congress government. "Some politicians including Rahul Gandhi are making statements siding with the terrorists," said Pon Radhakrishnan.
India31, Aug 2018, 6:28 PM IST
Left-leaning professors were paid to spread naxal poison in Delhi varsities, show mails
As a matter of strategy, the naxals themselves explain in a letter that student politics is to be aligned to the naxal design of destabilising the nation’s government
Entertainment31, Aug 2018, 3:09 PM IST
After Swara Bhasker, model Mahika Sharma responds to Payal Rohatgi's tweet
Payal Rohatgi hit the headlines for her insensitive remark against Kerala floods. Later, she was trolled and faced severe backlash