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Suspected Maoist bomb kills 16 Indian troops: police

Suspected Maoist bomb kills 16 Indian troops: police

A suspected bomb attack by Maoist rebels killed 16 paramilitary troops in western India on Wednesday, police said.

100,000 police deployed as volatile Indian state votes

100,000 police deployed as volatile Indian state votes

Tens of thousands of armed police were on duty Monday as a restive Indian state wracked by violence went to the polls.

Philippine security forces capture top Maoist guerrilla leader

Philippine security forces capture top Maoist guerrilla leader

Philippine security forces arrested the head of the communist movement's armed wing following President Rodrigo Duterte's order to target guerrilla leaders after peace talks collapsed ...

Maoist rebels kill 11 police in central India

Maoist rebels kill 11 police in central India

Suspected Maoist rebels killed 11 paramilitary commandos Saturday in a remote part of central India after ambushing their convoy, police said, the latest attack in the country's simmering internal conflict.

India rights panel says police raped tribal women in Maoist stronghold

India rights panel says police raped tribal women in Maoist stronghold

India's rights watchdog said more than a dozen tribal women were raped and sexually assaulted by police in restive Chhattisgarh state, with the victims' lawyer slamming authorities over delays in arresting the accused on Sunday.

Nepal police arrest 223 over nationwide strike

Nepal police arrest 223 over nationwide strike

Police arrested 223 members of a Maoist splinter group across Nepal Sunday for vandalising vehicles and forcing shops to close while trying to enforce a nationwide strike.

Nepal lawmakers elect Maoist chief as new prime minister

Nepal lawmakers elect Maoist chief as new prime minister

Nepal's parliament elected former guerrilla and Maoist leader Pushpa Kamal Dahal as prime minister Wednesday after his predecessor resigned ...

Nepal’s former Maoist PM announces rival new party

Nepal’s former Maoist PM announces rival new party

Nepal’s former Maoist prime minister Baburam Bhattarai announced a new political party yesterday

Nepal recalls India envoy, cancels president's visit

Nepal recalls India envoy, cancels president's visit

Nepal has recalled its ambassador to India and cancelled an upcoming visit by its president to New Delhi, officials said Saturday, further straining ties between the two neighbours ...

Suspected Maoist rebels kill seven

Suspected Maoist rebels kill seven

Suspected Maoist rebels attacked a police convoy in a remote part of eastern India, killing five officers and two civilians, police said yesterday.