People’s War in India Clippings 24/9/2014

Naxal arms dump unearthed, ammunition seized in Chhattisgarh

Raipur: Security personnel unearthed an ammunition dump used by Naxals and recovered two firearms in Chhattisgarh’s insurgency-hit Kanker district Wednesday, police said. “On a tip-off, a joint team of district police force and Border Security Force (BSF) seized two single-barrel shot guns (SBSG) from the [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 18/9/2014

Maoist central committee tech team couple arrested

HYDERABAD: In a major catch, Special Intelligence Branch (SIB) sleuths picked up a Maoist couple working for the technical team of the Central Committee of the banned outfit on Tuesday night. The arrested Maoists were identified as Kistappa alias Krishna, 40, of Anantapur and his wife [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 18/9/2014

Street vendors fight police in Rio de Janeiro

Resistance to eviction in Sao Paulo

Police Hold 21 After Waste Plant Protest in China’s Guangdong

Authorities in the southern Chinese province of Guangdong are calling on the organizers of a mass protest against a planned garbage incinerator to “turn themselves in,” [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 15/9/2014

Maoist held for attack on former Andhra Pradesh CM Janardhan Reddy

Nellore: Police produced a dreaded Maoist leader, Vattigunta Venkateswar Reddy, alias Deepak, before magistrate Krishnakumari, at Kota town, 75 km from Nellore, on Sunday. He is an accused in the Maoist attack on the former CM N. Janardhan Reddy, and his wife [...]

World Popular Resistance Clippings 12/9/2014

Police launch anti-terror operations in Istanbul

Anti-terror police have launched separate operations in Istanbul against the Patriotic Revolutionary Youth Movement (YDG-H) and the outlawed Revolutionary People’s Liberation Party-Front (DHKP-C). Some 15 suspects were detained in the operations launched against the DHKP-C in Istanbul’s Gazi neighborhood on Sept. 12. A number of guns and [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 30/8/2014

Government announces cash reward of Rs 1 crore on top Naxal leaders

Government has decided to announce a cash reward of Rs one crore on the head of top Naxal leaders and for informers who provide information about their whereabouts. CRPF cheif Dilip Trivedi today said undertaking such a policy decision makes “financial [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 25/8/2014

Maoist links: Bombay HC quashes Saibaba’s bail plea

The Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court has rejected the bail application of Delhi University professor G N Saibaba, under arrest since May for his alleged Maoist links. Justice Sunil Shukre , while rejecting the argument of Saibaba that he couldn’t be branded a [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 10/8/2014

State records second highest Red attacks

RANCHI: Jharkhand recorded the second highest incidents of Naxalism-related violence across the country in the first half of 2014. The trend is a significant shift from 2013, when the state had recorded 152 deaths in 387 Naxal incidents, the highest among all left wing extremism-hit states. Security experts [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 8/8/2014

Maoist squad member held in Jharkhand

Chaibasa: An activist of CPI (Maoists) was arrested and arms and ammunition found in his possession from Karampada in Naxal-hit West Singhbhum district, a senior police officer on Friday said. Acting on tip off, the district police force launched a search operation last night and arrested Pradhan [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 5/8/2014

INDIA: SUKMA, CHHATTISGARH REGION OF SORROW – ANALYSIS

On July 28, 2014, a Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) cadre was killed and three personnel of the 150th battalion of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), including an Assistant Commandant, Alok Kumar, were injured in an encounter in the forest near Ramaram village under the [...]