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RASHME SEHGAL
NEW DELHI

A group of five civil servants who received the Prime Minister award for excellence in civil administration from Madhya Pradesh (2009-10) could well provide states like Chattisgarh and Jharkhand an answer on how to tackle the problem of Naxalism.

NEW DELHI: A number of eminent persons and well-known activists have rallied to the support of writer Arundhati Roy, whose article on Operation Green Hunt has come under the scanner of the Chhattisgarh police.

Ishita Ayan Dutt / Kolkata April 20, 2010, 0:50 IST

When the country

BHUBANESWAR/JHARSUGUDA: Meeting after the recent reverses of the party in the urban body polls, the State executive of the Congress resolved to take to the streets demanding Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the multi-crore mining scam.

Who are these Maoists who, according to the government, constitute the

The interests of both the State and the Maoists are served by reducing the complex and many-layered tragedy unfolding in the forests of Dantewada to a battle between Good and Evil. For the Maoists, the people are subordinate to the revolution; for the government, the people are a minor expendable detail in the mineral-rich territory they live in.

Vinobha K T, Mangalore, Apr 16, DHNS:

For millennia, they lived in harmony with nature in the pristine forests of what is now the Kudremukh National Park, but in the recent years the innocent world of the Malekudiya tribals is in turmoil.

The interests of both the State and the Maoists are served by reducing the complex and many-layered tragedy unfolding in the forests of Dantewada to a battle between Good and Evil. For the Maoists, the people are subordinate to the revolution; for the government, the people are a minor expendable detail in the mineral-rich territory they live in.

BHUBANESWAR: The State Government today sought inclusion of four more districts under the Left Wing extremist-hit area development scheme.

Aman Sethi

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