Chhattisgarh News

Day ahead of Chhattisgarh polls, Naxal attack kills BSF jawan in IED blast

Day ahead of Chhattisgarh polls, Naxal attack kills BSF jawan in IED blast

The jawans were conducting a search when the Naxals launched an attack.

Nov 11, 2018, 10:39 AM IST
Chhattisgarh assembly election 2018: Amid threats from Naxals, 18 'sensitive' seats to go to polls in 1st phase on November 12

Chhattisgarh assembly election 2018: Amid threats from Naxals, 18 'sensitive' seats to go to polls in 1st phase on November 12

In the first phase, polling will be held in 18 sensitive assembly seats spread in eight districts of Chhattisgarh on Nov 12.

Nov 11, 2018, 08:08 AM IST
Chhattisgarh assembly polls: Ajit Jogi releases manifesto on stamp paper, vows to fulfill promises

Chhattisgarh assembly polls: Ajit Jogi releases manifesto on stamp paper, vows to fulfill promises

"If I don't fulfil promises made in it, I can be sent to jail."

Nov 10, 2018, 23:17 PM IST
Congress is biggest obstruction in construction of Ram Temple in Ayodhya: Adityanath

Congress is biggest obstruction in construction of Ram Temple in Ayodhya: Adityanath

The UP Chief Minister's statement came while he was addressing a gathering in Chhattisgarh's Kawardha. 

Nov 10, 2018, 18:34 PM IST
BJP releases manifesto in Chhattisgarh, promises Naxal-free state

BJP releases manifesto in Chhattisgarh, promises Naxal-free state

Speaking on the manifesto, Chief Minister Raman Singh said that the free salt Yojana will continue and small and landless farmers over the age of 60 years will get Rs 1,000 as pension.

Nov 10, 2018, 14:57 PM IST
Chhattisgarh: Rahul Gandhi slams PM Narendra Modi, says he no longer talks about corruption

Chhattisgarh: Rahul Gandhi slams PM Narendra Modi, says he no longer talks about corruption

Congress president Rahul Gandhi held a mega road show Friday in Rajnandgaon, the constituency of Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh, three days ahead of the first phase of assembly polls on

Nov 10, 2018, 14:32 PM IST
Raman Singh government has made Chhattisgarh almost free from Naxalism: Amit Shah

Raman Singh government has made Chhattisgarh almost free from Naxalism: Amit Shah

Targeting the opposition Congress, he said a party that felt Naxalism was a medium for revolution could not do any good for Chhattisgarh.

Nov 10, 2018, 13:14 PM IST
Loan waiver for farmers, jobs in Congress manifesto for Chhattisgarh Assembly elections

Loan waiver for farmers, jobs in Congress manifesto for Chhattisgarh Assembly elections

Congress has zeroed down 36 major points of policy-making incorporated in the manifesto, addressing various quarters of society and their interests.

Nov 09, 2018, 22:46 PM IST
Campaigning for 1st phase in Chhattisgarh to end on Saturday, here's Rahul Gandhi's schedule

Campaigning for 1st phase in Chhattisgarh to end on Saturday, here's Rahul Gandhi's schedule

Elections in Chhattisgarh will be conducted in two phases - on November 12 and November 20. The campaigning for the first phase will end on Saturday.

Nov 09, 2018, 20:22 PM IST
Rahul among black money holders to get out of high-end cars, stand in queues during demonetisation: Sambit Patra

Rahul among black money holders to get out of high-end cars, stand in queues during demonetisation: Sambit Patra

Elections in Chhattisgarh will be conducted in two phases - November 12 and November 20.

Nov 09, 2018, 17:08 PM IST
PM Modi calls out Congress for backing 'urban Maoists', ruining lives of Adivasis

PM Modi calls out Congress for backing 'urban Maoists', ruining lives of Adivasis

In a no holds barred attack, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday accused the Congress party of supporting naxals and ruining Adivasi's lives.

Nov 09, 2018, 14:41 PM IST
BJP to release manifesto for Chhattisgarh on Saturday, focus on farmers and youth

BJP to release manifesto for Chhattisgarh on Saturday, focus on farmers and youth

The 'Sanklap Patar' will be released by BJP president Amit Shah here, Agrawal, who heads the BJP's manifesto drafting committee, said on Friday. 

Nov 09, 2018, 13:19 PM IST
Battleground Chhattisgarh: First rally of Narendra Modi in Bastar on Friday, Rahul Gandhi to campaign in neighbouring seat

Battleground Chhattisgarh: First rally of Narendra Modi in Bastar on Friday, Rahul Gandhi to campaign in neighbouring seat

The campaigning for the first phase will end on Saturday.

Nov 09, 2018, 08:59 AM IST
Madhya Pradesh assembly elections 2018: Congress releases sixth list of candidates, fields Arun Yadav against CM Shivraj from Budhni

Madhya Pradesh assembly elections 2018: Congress releases sixth list of candidates, fields Arun Yadav against CM Shivraj from Budhni

The Congress has left the Jatara seat for its ally Loktantrik Janata Dal. 

Nov 08, 2018, 22:45 PM IST
Chhattisgarh assembly elections 2018: PM Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi to campaign on Friday

Chhattisgarh assembly elections 2018: PM Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi to campaign on Friday

Security has been tightened in Chhattisgarh after the IED blast triggered by Naxals which left 5 people killed.

Nov 08, 2018, 22:24 PM IST
4 civilians, one CISF jawan killed in IED blast in  Chhattisgarh

4 civilians, one CISF jawan killed in IED blast in Chhattisgarh

This was the third Naxal attack in 15 days in the poll-bound state.

Nov 08, 2018, 22:12 PM IST
Maoists carry out blast on bus in Dantewada, CISF jawan among 4 killed

Maoists carry out blast on bus in Dantewada, CISF jawan among 4 killed

At least two CISF personnel suffered injuries in the incident and were rushed to a nearby restaurant.

Nov 08, 2018, 13:39 PM IST
BJP, Congress trying to abolish reservation, says Mayawati

BJP, Congress trying to abolish reservation, says Mayawati

The BSP is contesting the election -- to be held in two phases on November 12 and 20 -- in alliance with the JCC-J and the Communist Party of India (CPI).

Nov 05, 2018, 11:08 AM IST
Naxal menace in Chhattisgarh can only be resolved by talks not by bullets: Raj Babbar

Naxal menace in Chhattisgarh can only be resolved by talks not by bullets: Raj Babbar

He also hit back at the several allegations levelled by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) claiming that the Congress was "backing" Naxals.

Nov 04, 2018, 12:20 PM IST
Congress workers in Chhattisgarh break chairs, smash pots over poll ticket distribution

Congress workers in Chhattisgarh break chairs, smash pots over poll ticket distribution

Broken chairs. Smashed flower pots. Sloganeering. These were just some examples of how things went out of hand for the Congress at its party offices in both cities.

Nov 02, 2018, 08:58 AM IST

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