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.
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)…”
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'
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
India29, Aug 2018, 10:19 PM IST
'Never felt as scared to report as during Chidambaram’s time'
The nationwide crackdown on the urban naxals has the intelligentsia up in arms. They have called it an "undeclared emergency". Twitter hashtags have been coined overnight and a narrative that the government is crushing dissent is being built. This despite Arun Ferreira, who is being defended today by lawyer and Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi in the Supreme Court, being arrested by the Congress government during the UPA era. MyNation spoke to author and naxalism expert Rahul Pandita who demolished the ‘Emergency 2.0’ argument brick-by-brick, recounting the ‘fear psychosis created by the then home minister, P Chidambaram.
India29, Aug 2018, 2:58 PM IST
Know urban naxals Arun Ferreira, Vernon Gonsalves, Varavara Rao, Gautam Navlakha, Sudha Bharadwaj
Know urban naxals Arun Ferreira, Vernon Gonsalves, Varavara Rao, Gautam Navlakha, Sudha Bharadwaj who had been declared anti-social way back under the UPA regime
India26, Aug 2018, 3:15 PM IST
Scared urban naxals hit back with fake news about Hansraj College seminar, after egg on face over IIT lies
The speakers at the seminar organised by Group of Intellectuals and Academicians (GIA) were filmmaker and activist Vivek Agnihotri, Supreme Court advocate Monika Arora, educationist AK Bhagi, MyNation editor-in-chief Abhijit Majumder and ABVP national organising secretary Sunil Ambekar
Views23, Aug 2018, 6:08 PM IST
Urban Naxals in garb of intellectuals more dangerous than armed Maoists in jungles
Maoists in jungles could not have survived the movement for more than half a century without the tacit support of the strategists sitting in cities and poisoning young generations
India18, Aug 2018, 6:20 PM IST
Govt increases CRPF deployment in Chhattisgarh to counter renewed Maoist activity
According to local intelligence, the Maoists are desperate to take revenge for the recent killing of 15 rebels in a joint operation
India12, Aug 2018, 9:23 PM IST
Maoists rework strategy of direct clash with police after setbacks, focus on damaging public property
The thinking behind the Maoists' strategy is to trap the police in human rights issues, especially with elections approaching, so that they become weak
India29, Jul 2018, 2:33 PM IST
Jharkhand: FIR lodged against Maoist-backed Pathalgadi sympathisers for anti-India rhetoric
Under the Pathalgadi movement, the tribals plant stone plaques outside their villages declaring themselves liberated from the authority of the Central and state governments and declare outsiders as ‘Dikus’ who are to be punished
News22, Jul 2018, 2:17 PM IST
Ajit Jogi says Congress irrelevant and obsolete, rubbishes allegation he is 'B team' of Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh
'Had I been B team I would not be contesting election from Rajnandgaon (the chief minister's constituency). Had I been B team, I would not have faced a baseless case of murder. There should not be a false case of dacoity against me. My son faced charges of hatching a conspiracy to murder. Had I been B team this all would not have happened,' the former CM of Chhattisgarh Ajit Jogi said
News21, Jul 2018, 12:20 PM IST
15,000 TMC, Congress and RSP workers to join BJP after Mamata Banerjee commemorates ‘Shahid Divas’ in Bengal
TMC-turned-BJP leader Mukul Roy is engineering this mass defection. Kailash Vijayvargiya, BJP’s leader in charge of Bengal, will be present on the occasion. BJP’s State unit president Dilip Ghosh will preside over a similar programme in Malda, making hundreds of TMC members join his party, and then join Roy in Balurghat.