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Gadchiroli: Sarpanchs, members withdraw resignations
As many as 25 Sarpanchs and 135 members of Gram Panchayats from Korchi area of Gadchiroli district, Maharashtra, who had resigned in protest against non-implementation of developmental works and......
7 Naxals killed in police encounter in Maharashtra
In a major anti-Naxal operation, seven Maoists were killed in Betkathi village in Maharashtra's Gondia district in the wee hours on Tuesday. According to the police, the face-off between the Naxals......
Village school teacher remains absent, hires boy for teaching
A teacher of a government school at a village in Maharashtra, in which three police jawans were killed during a landmine blast triggered by Naxals last week, has allegedly hired a 10th standard......
Naxals have intesified their attacks since 2008
The Maoist attack near Dantewada in Chhattisgarh is the fifth major strike by Naxals in the country this year. Following is the chronology of recent major Naxal attacks. June 29, 2008: Maoists......
66 pc turnout in assembly polls in three states
An estimated 66 per cent of the electorate on Tuesday exercised their franchise in assembly elections in Maharashtra, Haryana and Arunachal Pradesh amidst sporadic violence in which one polling......
Indian Super League kicks off with glittering ceremony
Nita Ambani formally declares the Indian Super League open. Photograph: PTI It was an evening to remember for the people residing in 'Mecca of Indian Football' as a riot of colours lit the......
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