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Maoist rebels challenge India

THE spectre of terrorism spread across India yesterday in the aftermath of weekend bomb blasts near the nation’s economic capital, Mumbai, that killed 31 and injured almost 300, and the discovery of a massive arms cache that has highlighted the extent of the challenge being presented to authorities by Maoist insurgents in five states. The devastating terror attacks in the textile town of Malegaon – with bombers targeting a crowded mosque during prayers – follow the assault on Mumbai’s train system only two months ago and is the 20th terror onslaught in Maharashtra state in three years. No claim of responsibility has been made by the bombers, who appear to have used pushbikes to wheel their deadly explosives into the area of the mosque. Full Story

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