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Seven Maoist rebels killed in central India gunfight

Seven Maoist rebels killed in central India gunfight

Indian special forces killed seven suspected Maoist rebels in a raid on a jungle camp Saturday that triggered a gunfight lasting several hours, police said.

Maoist rebels kill 5 policemen in eastern India

Maoist rebels kill 5 policemen in eastern India

Maoist rebels killed five policemen in the eastern Indian state of Jharkhand on Friday, a senior police official said, the latest in a series of attacks on security forces.

Security forces kill 14 Maoist rebels in India

Security forces kill 14 Maoist rebels in India

Indian security forces Monday killed 14 suspected Maoist rebels in a raid deep inside the forests of Chhattisgarh state, as the government intensified its crackdown.

Eight Maoists rebels including 4 women killed in India

Eight Maoists rebels including 4 women killed in India

Eight Maoist rebels including four women fighters were killed Thursday in central India, an official said, in the latest killings in a decades-old conflict that has cost tens of thousands of lives.

Nepal leftist alliance appears heading for election victory

Nepal leftist alliance appears heading for election victory

A leftist alliance between Nepal’s former Maoist rebels and moderate communists appeared to be heading for a victory in elections aimed at completing a transition to democracy after the abolition of the monarchy and end to civil war.

24 paramilitary forces killed in Maoist attack in India

24 paramilitary forces killed in Maoist attack in India

Suspected Maoist rebels killed 24 paramilitary commandos and wounded six on Monday in a remote part of central India, police said, in one of the deadliest attacks of the long-running conflict.

Nepal extends deadline for war crimes investigations

Nepal extends deadline for war crimes investigations

Nepal on Thursday extended the mandates for two commissions tasked with probing crimes committed during the bloody civil war, hours before a deadline was due to lapse without a single case being investigated.

Embattled Nepali PM expected to face no-confidence motion

Embattled Nepali PM expected to face no-confidence motion

Nepal's prime minister is prepared to face a no-confidence motion in parliament after former Maoist rebels who had backed his coalition withdrew their support but he sees no need to step down, an aide said.