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Odisha urges Maoists to join mainstream (Lead)


May 22nd, 2012 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, May 21 (IANS) Odisha Monday urged Maoists to shun violence and join the mainstream, soon after after a rebel leader warned the state government of consequences for not keeping ... Read more...

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Maoist leader warns Odisha of ‘consequences’


May 21st, 2012 - 12:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, May 21 (IANS) Maoist leader Sabyasachi Panda has warned the Odisha government of consequences for not keeping promises made to secure the release of two Italians kidnapped by his ... Read more...

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NDFB offers indefinite ceasefire


July 26th, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, July 26 (IANS) An influential faction of the outlawed National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) led by guerrilla leader Ranjan Daimary Tuesday offered an indefinite ceasefire aimed at ending ... Read more...

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Jaish chief commander killed in Srinagar (Lead)


March 10th, 2011 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 10 (IANS) Sajad Afghani, chief commander of the Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) guerrilla group, was Thursday gunned down by security forces in this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital, police said, ... Read more...

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‘Tanu Weds Manu’ - a tale of attraction among opposites (Movie Preview)


February 21st, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) There is a saying that opposites attract -- and director Aanand L. Rai explores it in his romantic comedy "Tanu Weds Manu", starring Kangana Ranaut and R. ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoists condemn Indian operation against rebels


November 28th, 2010 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Nov 28 (IANS) A year after India started paramilitary operations against its own outlawed Maoist party and nearly five months after security forces killed a top guerrilla leader, Nepal's ... Read more...

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Floridian Auto Race Eliminates Its Promotional Illustration Of Che Guevara After Public Hullabaloo


September 9th, 2010 - 5:07 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, September 9, 2010 (Just Flashed): Che Guevara, to his supporters, was a fervent and righteous Argentinean insurrectionist as well as guerrilla leader devoted to the propagation of Marxism across South and ... Read more...

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Taliban close to victory, says Mullah Omar (Lead)


September 9th, 2010 - 3:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 9 (IANS) The victory of the Taliban over US-led forces in Afghanistan is imminent, the group's elusive chief Mullah Omar has said in a rare statement. BBC Thursday quoted the ... Read more...

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Railways funds for Games after checking credentials: Mamata


August 19th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday said the Rs.100 crore her ministry promised for the Commonwealth Games would be released only after authenticity of the expenditure was ... Read more...

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Mamata lashes out at critics


August 19th, 2010 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Seeking to silence her critics, Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday said that her "political friends" were conspiring against her by indulging in "blame game" over the ... Read more...

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Surrounded by insurgency, Mizoram keeps its peace


August 18th, 2010 - 10:44 am ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Aizawl, Aug 18 (IANS) From one of the most violent states to an oasis of peace, tiny Mizoram, almost unnoticed by the rest of India, has scripted a happy ... Read more...

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Congress, alliance partner to contest Tripura council polls alone


April 3rd, 2010 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, April 3 (IANS) The 28-year-old alliance between the main opposition Congress and the tribal Indigenous Nationalist Party of Tripura (INPT) ended Saturday with both parties deciding to contest next month's ... Read more...

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Police allowed to quiz Maoist leader Dipak for 14 days


March 17th, 2010 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 17 (IANS) A city court Wednesday allowed police to question arrested Maoist guerrilla leader Venkateswar Reddy alias Telegu Dipak for two more weeks till March 31. The addditional chief judicial magistrate ... Read more...

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Chidambaram terms Maoist truce offer bizarre


March 2nd, 2010 - 11:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Tuesday said the Maoist guerrillas' truce offer was "somewhat bizarre" because the Leftist insurgents continued to indulge in violence hours after offering ... Read more...

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New Delhi to hold talks with NSCN-IM in April


February 9th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Guwahati, Feb 9 (IANS) The deadlocked peace talks between New Delhi and the Isak-Muivah faction of the National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN-IM) will resume in April after ... Read more...

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Pro-talk Bodo group to take part in local elections


January 29th, 2010 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Jan 29 (IANS) The pro-talk faction of the outlawed National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) Friday announced it would participate in upcoming council elections in Assam. "We might not put up ... Read more...

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Bodoland outfit chief’s sister killed in Assam


January 5th, 2010 - 12:20 am ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Jan 4 (IANS) Masked gunmen late Monday shot dead one of the sisters of Ranjan Daimary, chief of the outlawed National Democratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB), at her village home in ... Read more...

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Three killed in Assam shootout


January 3rd, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Jan 3 (IANS) Three people, including two tribal separatists, were killed and three civilians wounded in a shootout by unidentified gunmen in Assam, officials said Sunday. A police spokesperson said heavily armed ... Read more...

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2010 will be bloodier if offensive is launched: Maoist leader Kishanji (IANS Interview)


December 22nd, 2009 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Murali Krishnan New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) If 2009 was bad, 2010 would be "bloodier" if the government goes ahead with its planned offensive against the Maoist jungle bases, a top ... Read more...

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Uruguay president-elect will farm too


December 2nd, 2009 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Montevideo, Dec 2 (EFE) Jose "Pepe" Mujica, winner of the presidential runoff in Uruguay, said he will alternate his duties as head of state with working the land on his small farm ... Read more...

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More like Che needed to fight injustice: Aleida Guevara


November 27th, 2009 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Algiers, Nov 27 (EFE) Aleida Guevara, the eldest daughter of legendary Cuban-Argentine guerrilla Ernesto "Che" Guevara, said that the world needs "many (like) Che" to fight the injustices against which her father ... Read more...

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Pro-talk Bodo leader shot in Assam


October 21st, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Oct 21 (IANS) A senior tribal separatist leader was shot by unidentified gunmen in Assam Wednesday, officials said. S. Sangjarang, publicity chief of the pro-talk faction of the outlawed National Democratic Front ... Read more...

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Military operation after militants kill 11 in Assam village


October 5th, 2009 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Oct 5 (IANS) A massive military operation was launched Monday after tribal separatists gunned down 11 people and wounded 15 in an Assam village, officials said. The incident took place late ... Read more...

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Bodo militants gun down 11 people in Assam, 15 injured (Lead)


October 5th, 2009 - 1:25 am ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Oct 4 (IANS) At least 11 people were killed and 15 wounded, seven of them critically, in a daring attack by tribal separatists in Assam late Sunday, officials said. A police ... Read more...

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Bodo militants gun down 10 people in Assam, 12 injured


October 5th, 2009 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Oct 4 (IANS) At least 10 people were killed and 12 wounded, three of them critically, in a daring attack by tribal separatists in Assam late Sunday, officials said. A police ... Read more...

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Separatist group in Assam admits using Bangladesh as base


October 3rd, 2009 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Oct 3 (IANS) An influential tribal separatist group in Assam Saturday for the first time openly admitted to using Bangladesh as a base to carry out their hit-and-run guerrilla strikes in ... Read more...

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Assam rebel group to surrender en masse


September 14th, 2009 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Sep 14 (IANS) Hopes for an end to long years of violent bush war brightened in Assam with an influential tribal separatist group deciding to surrender en masse and hold ... Read more...

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Nepal Maoist chief to go to Britain while party ambushes peace process


August 7th, 2009 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Aug 7 (IANS) After warning the government that the new constitution may not be implemented in time, Nepal's Maoist chief Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda is now going on a trip to ... Read more...

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Assam guerrilla leader who loves women, gyms and beauty care


June 15th, 2009 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Guwahati, June 15 (IANS) Thirty-six-year-old separatist leader Jewel Garlossa's name evokes a sense of fear and panic in Assam's North Cachar Hills district, but the notorious guerrilla fighter has ... Read more...

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Nagaland rebel group offers to hold peace talks


June 4th, 2009 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain New Delhi, June 4 (IANS) A frontline tribal separatist group in Nagaland Thursday offered to hold formal peace talks with the central government, eight years after entering into a ... Read more...

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Colombia nabs FARC’s urban wing leader


May 3rd, 2009 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, May 3 (EFE) A Colombian leftist guerrilla leader, suspected to be the head of the group's urban networks, has been arrested from the southwestern city of Cali, the police have said. Dorbey ... Read more...

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Karunanidhi clarifies - LTTE is terrorist group (Lead)


April 20th, 2009 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 20 (IANS) A day after reportedly declaring that Tamil Tigers chief Velupillai Prabhakaran was not a terrorist, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi Monday did a U-turn saying the Liberation ... Read more...

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Karunanidhi now says LTTE is terror group


April 20th, 2009 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 20 (IANS) A day after he reportedly said Tamil Tigers chief Velupillai Prabhakaran was not a terrorist, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi Monday did a U-turn saying the Liberation ... Read more...

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FARC leader is ill but not dying: Colombia


February 22nd, 2009 - 5:35 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, Feb 22 (IANS) Colombia has dismissed the report that the country's rebel guerrilla group chief is dying of serious illness in southern forests, EFE reported Saturday. US newspaper El Nuevo Herald ... Read more...

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Pashupatinath row: Koirala asks Maoists to reinstate Indian priests (Lead)


January 5th, 2009 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Jan 5 (IANS) The unprecedented row at Nepal's revered Pashupatinath temple has put Nepal's Maoist government under mounting pressure with former prime minister and current opposition leader Girija Prasad Koirala Monday ... Read more...

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