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SPO shot dead by Maoists in Odisha


July 29th, 2012 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 29 (IANS) A special police officer (SPO) was killed and another injured Sunday after Maoists opened fire at them at a rural market in Odisha's Malkangiri district, police ... Read more...

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Maoists observe ‘martyrs week’ in Odisha


July 28th, 2012 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, July 28 (IANS) The movement of commercial and passenger vehicles was disrupted in parts of Odisha as Maoists Saturday began observing 'martyrs' week' in memory of rebel leaders killed ... Read more...

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Bangladesh will act on extraditing Chetia: Envoy


June 17th, 2012 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, June 17 (IANS) Bangladesh's envoy to India Tariq Ahmad Karim has asked India to have patience with Dhaka over the issue of handing over India's most wanted separatist rebel, ... Read more...

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Chidambaram refutes Odisha CM’s no-help claim


March 21st, 2012 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Wednesday rejected Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik's charge that the central government offered no help in getting two Italians freed ... Read more...

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BJP faces rebellion over Kushwaha’s induction (Roundup)


January 6th, 2012 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 6 (IANS) The induction of tainted former minister Babu Singh Kushwaha is turning out to be a major headache for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ahead ... Read more...

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Top GNLA rebel arrested


November 24th, 2011 - 11:51 am ICT by IANS
Shillong, Nov 24 (IANS) Security forces in Meghalaya have arrested a top leader of the Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA), fighting for a separate state of Garoland, police said Thursday.Jacques ... Read more...

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ULFA splits into talk and anti-talk factions


November 20th, 2011 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Nov 20 (IANS) The outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) has suffered a vertical split with the hardline faction led by its elusive commander-in-chief Paresh Baruah Sunday ... Read more...

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Rebel Maruti union leaders resign, get hefty dues


November 5th, 2011 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Manesar, Nov 4 (IANS) Automobile major Maruti Suzuki (MSIL) has reached a settlement with the rebel worker leaders who had headed a three-phase labour agitation at the company's Manesar plant."The ... Read more...

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Nepal’s Maoist PM yields to brotherly love


October 28th, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, Oct 28 (IANS) Nepal's Maoist Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai Friday broke away from the official policy of his once underground organisation not to participate in religious rituals by taking ... Read more...

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UN to help rebel-led NTC build Libya’s future: Ban


September 2nd, 2011 - 6:33 am ICT by IANS
Paris, Sep 2 (IANS) The UN and the international community would work together with Libya's rebel National Transitional Council (NTC) to realise political transition in the conflict-torn North African country, ... Read more...

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Italian oil giant strikes new deal with Libya


August 30th, 2011 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Aug 30 (IANS/AKI) Officials from Italian oil giant Eni have met Libyan rebel leaders in Benghazi where they signed an agreement to restore the oil company's pre-conflict role as ... Read more...

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Osmania students begin fast, clash with police (Second Lead)


July 11th, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 11 (IANS) Tension continued at Osmania University Monday as as students, defying police, began an indefinite fast demanding immediate carving of a separate Telangana state from Andhra ... Read more...

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JD-U rebels seek compensation for police firing victims


June 23rd, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 23 (IANS) The Bihar Nav Nirman Manch, a newly formed outfit of dissidents in Bihar's ruling Janata Dal-United (JD-U), Thursday criticised Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for not announcing ... Read more...

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Rebel leaders puzzled over withdrawal of Gaddafi’s troops from Misurata


April 24th, 2011 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
New York, Apr 24 (ANI): The quick withdrawal of forces loyal to Colonel Muammar Gaddafi from the western city of Misurata on Saturday has puzzled the rebel commanders, and there are no ... Read more...

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Libyan government accepts African Union’s peace plan: Zuma


April 11th, 2011 - 6:31 am ICT by IANS
Tripoli, April 11 (IANS) Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi has accepted the African Union's "road map" to end conflicts in the country, Xinhua quoted South African President Jacob Zuma as saying ... Read more...

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Mystery over Gaddafi’s whereabouts as fighting continues in Libya


April 4th, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Apr 4 (ANI): Colonel Muammar Gaddafi has not made any television appearances for over a week, and there is a mystery over his whereabouts.There are reports that a Gaddafi envoy ... Read more...

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Libya’s rebels ready for truce if Gaddafi also complies


April 1st, 2011 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Benghazi, April 1 (IANS) Libya's rebel leaders Friday expressed their readiness to abide by a ceasefire, provided Libyan leader Muammar Gaddaffi also does so, Arab Al Jazeera TV reported."Our condition ... Read more...

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Libyan rebels shoot down fighter jet as Gaddafi forces ‘break ceasefire and enter Benghazi’


March 19th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
Tripoli, Mar 19 (ANI): Libyan rebels have reportedly shot down a fighter jet after Colonel Muammar Gaddafi's forces breached the UN ceasefire and tried to encroach into the territory of Benghazi.The Daily ... Read more...

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Northeast rebels visiting China for arms: Government


March 9th, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 9 (IANS) The government Wednesday said it had inputs suggesting that some rebel leaders in the northeastern states had visited China on many occasions to seek help ... Read more...

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Peace talks with North East rebel leaders ‘good’: Pillai


March 6th, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal, Mar.6 (ANI): Union Home Secretary GK Pillai has described the progress of the ongoing peace talks between the Government and the rebel outfits in the North East such as the ... Read more...

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Libyan opposition seeks foreign intervention


March 2nd, 2011 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
Cairo/Tripoli, March 2 (IANS) Rebel leaders in eastern Libya have sought international military intervention to help topple the country's autocratic leader Muammar Gaddafi, a media report said.They are seeking help ... Read more...

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Meghalaya rebel leaders send feelers for talks


February 18th, 2011 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Feb 18 (IANS) Two top leaders of the Hynniewtrep National Liberation Council (HNLC) rebel group have sent feelers for talks with the Meghalaya government, an official said Friday."The outfit's general ... Read more...

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Maoists damage Bihar school


February 7th, 2011 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Feb 7 (IANS) Maoists badly damaged a school building in Bihar's Jamui district Monday as they began a daylong strike across the country to protest price rise, corruption and the arrest ... Read more...

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Bangladesh hands over three ULFA rebels


February 5th, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Feb 5 (IANS) Bangladesh authorities Saturday handed over three more rebel leaders of the outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) to Indian frontier guards at Dawki area in Meghalaya, ... Read more...

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US covertly backed rebel leaders behind Egypt uprising


January 29th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 29 (IANS) The US secretly backed rebel leaders who are responsible for the uprising in Egypt and the American embassy in Cairo even helped a dissident to attend a summit ... Read more...

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Another ULFA leader released on bail, way paved for talks


January 12th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Guwahati, Jan 12 (IANS) The last of the eight top leaders of the outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA), Chitraban Hazarika, was released on bail Wednesday, brightening hopes ... Read more...

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Five women Maoists surrender in Orissa


January 6th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, Jan 6 (IANS) Five women Maoists, including a local deputy commander, surrendered Thursday in Orissa's Keonjhar district, police said. All the rebels were below 17 years of age.The guerrillas laid ... Read more...

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More Garo rebels to surrender: Meghalaya home minister


December 20th, 2010 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Shillong, Dec 19 (IANS) Meghalaya Home Minister H.D.R. Lyngdoh Sunday expressed optimism that more Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) rebels would surrender to end their armed struggle for a sovereign Garoland. "We ... Read more...

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Separatists open finance companies in Guwahati


December 6th, 2010 - 8:50 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Dec 6 (IANS) Several northeast separatist groups have floated finance companies and doing business in Assam's main city Guwahati besides setting up bases in cities outside the region."It is true that ... Read more...

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Kishenji alive and fit, reveal arrested Maoist leaders


December 5th, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 5 (IANS) Ending the confusion over elusive top Maoist leader Kishenji's health, arrested rebel leaders have revealed he is alive and fully fit, police said Sunday."During interrogation, Sudip Chongdar alias ... Read more...

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Amnesty to separatists: Asom Gana Parishad divided


November 30th, 2010 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Nov 30 (IANS) Assam's main opposition Asom Gana Parishad (AGP) is bitterly divided on the issue of granting amnesty to jailed separatists as a party MP Tuesday opposed the proposal made ... Read more...

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Radical UK Muslims’ secret conference scrapped following cops’ intervention


November 29th, 2010 - 2:06 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 29 (ANI): UK police stopped radical Muslims from organising a secret Islamic International Revival Conference featuring hate preachers Omar Bakri and Sheikh Faisal on Saturday in London's East End, in ... Read more...

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Pak security agencies carrying out abductions, killings in Balochistan: Chief Minister


November 25th, 2010 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
Quetta, Nov 25 (ANI): Pakistan's security agencies are involved in extrajudicial killings in Balochistan, the province's chief minister, Sardar Aslam Raisani, has said."Some of the abductions and killings are definitely carried out ... Read more...

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Woman Maoist surrenders in West Bengal


November 16th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 16 (IANS) A woman squad member of the Communist Party of India-Maoist (CPI-Maoist) Tuesday surrendered in West Bengal's Bankura district, the second woman rebel to do so, police said.Rumpa Mahato ... Read more...

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Don’t spare Assam’s Kasab, say victims of 2008 blasts


October 29th, 2010 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Guwahati, Oct 29 (IANS) Two years after serial bombings in Assam killed nearly 100 people and injured around 800, victims are still seething with anger as those behind ... Read more...

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