People’s War in India Clippings 7/7/2015

The best way to stop me was to throw me in jail, says Saibaba

His campaign was seen as anti-investment.

After a 14-month imprisonment at the Central Jail in Nagpur, G.N. Saibaba, a wheelchair-bound Professor of English at Delhi University accused of having Maoist links, is settling back in his house on [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 6/7/2015

C’garh DMs allowed to invoke preventive detention under NSA

District Collectors in Naxal-affected Chhattisgarh have been empowered to order preventive detention under the National Security Act to maintain public peace and ward off any possible threat to the security of the state. The directive, issued last week by Home Department, allows the District Magistrates [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 3/7/2015

Suspended professor accused of Maoist links released on bail

Suspended Delhi University professor G N Saibaba who was lodged in the central prison here after being accused of Maoist links was released today after he was granted temporary bail for three months by the Bombay High Court. The wheel-chair bound English lecturer was [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 2/7/2015

Maoists kill tribal man ahead of ‘Protest Week’

Malkangiri (Odisha), Jul 2 (PTI) Maoists killed a tribal man suspecting him to be a police informer at Chintamchilika area here as the rebels began a ‘protest week’ today demanding halt to anti-Naxal operations by security forces. A group of ultras had abducted Raman Tamarabi [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 1/7/2015

Reports indicate Maoist resurgence in Jangalmahal

KOLKATA/ WEST MIDNAPORE: Only three days after state police DG GMP Reddy said that there was nothing to worry about Maoists activities in the Jangalmahal, a report by the central intelligence department to the Union ministry of home affairs indicated several Maoist groups are operative in the [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 30/6/2015

Delhi University Professor Arrested for Maoist Links Granted Bail

MUMBAI: Delhi University professor GN Saibaba, arrested a year ago by the Maharashtra police for alleged links with Maoists, has been granted temporary bail of three months.

http://www.ndtv.com/india-news/delhi-university-professor-arrested-for-maoist-links-granted-bail-776786

Chhattisgarh govt hikes salary, allowance of cops in anti-Naxal ops

Raipur: In a boost [...]

People’s War in India Clippings 29/6/2015

1 Naxal shot dead, another demoted for ‘sexual misconduct’: CPI (Maoist)

Rammurti, a commander of company-2 under DKZSC, was found guilty of “indiscipline and anarchist and indecent behaviour with women in the area, as well as women cadres”.

A recent document published by the Dandakaranya Special Zonal Committee (DKSZC) of the CPI [...]

CPN-Maoist protests Lipulek agreement in Kathmandu

CPN-Maoist cadres stage protest against Lipulek pact

KATHMANDU, JUN 24 – Police on Wednesday intervened and rounded up around three dozen cadres of CPN-Maoist from Sundhara, Kathmandu while they were staging protest seeking abrogation of Lipulek agreement signed between India and China. According to Metropolitan Police Range, Teku, 32 protestors have been arrested [...]

A song in memory of Comrade Vivek

People’s War in India Clippings 26/6/2015

I am not sure if my husband will come out of prison alive: Professor Saibaba’s wife

In the one year since her husband has been incarcerated, A S Vasantha has got to visit him only five times. They have been communicating mostly with letters. In one, he wrote, “I feel like boiled flesh [...]