Government has decided to deploy nearly 10,000 CRPF personnel for anti-naxal operations in Maoist-affected states of the country.
The Central Reserve Police Force, which is the mainstay for anti-Maoist operations, has already deployed 75,000 personnel for the purpose apart from few battalions of other central forces like BSF and ITBP.
Top sources in the paramilitary [...]
The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) is deploying the latest technology to ensure the safety and security of its troops in field operations, particularly in Maoist-affected areas. It has already been monitoring the movement of its personnel in remote areas and deep jungles through global positioning system (GPS), while using unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) to [...]
The ‘Good Cop’ Brainwash
In Amerika, government-empowered forces (military, police, spy agencies, jailers and their proxies) have been the key forces of persecution and violence against people of color: Native American, New Afrikan, Latino, Mexican, Asian. Whether the military, slave patrols, slave drivers and overseers, or lynch mobs and racist paramilitary groups; whether COINTELPROS [...]
Raipur/New Delhi: Security forces engaged in anti-Naxal operations in various states, including Chhattisgarh, have decided to get different variants of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) ranging from small drones to long-range surveillance ones.
Forces deployed in Maoist hotbeds of the country have recently begun to pick up ground conversation, movement and pictures with the help of [...]
A group of men attacked a Western journalist on Wednesday as he reported from the Chinese village of Panhe, where anger over land swaps erupted into protests this month and ignited comparisons to last year’s rebellion in the town of Wukan, the Foreign Correspondents Club of China said on Thursday.
The journalists’ association said in [...]
A Christian activist, who spent more than four years in jail as a suspected Maoist, says he was persecuted for standing up for the poor and the voiceless. “I am innocent. The police charges were fabricated to stop me working for the poor and the suffering,” Arun Thomas Ferreira said in Mumbai Wednesday.
Police arrested [...]
President Benigno Aquino III has declared an 18-day pause in military operations against communist insurgents as part of a traditional gesture of peace observed by the government during the Christian holiday season.
Aquino, who announced the unilateral suspension of offensive military operations (SOMO) during the signing of the 2011 National Budget, said the SOMO would [...]
NEW YORK (Dow Jones)–Japan, struggling with the aftereffects of a devastating earthquake and tsunami on top of decades of stagnation, should raise its consumption tax starting next year to 15% from the current 5% level, the International Monetary Fund said Thursday in a staff discussion note.
“With limited room to reduce non-social security expenditure and [...]
The Police National Database, which will be launched by ministers next week, will hold the records up to six million apparently innocent people, including every victim of sexual assault and domestic violence.
All 43 police forces in England and Wales and other law enforcement agencies will be able to access the database, which is [...]