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9 CRPF soldiers killed, 6 injured in blast by Maoists in Chhattisgarh's Sukma

9 CRPF soldiers killed, 6 injured in blast by Maoists in Chhattisgarh's Sukma

Out of the six injured, four are in a critical condition.

Mar 13, 2018, 14:12 PM IST
BJP MLA's son among 5 held for damaging cop's car in Chhattisgarh

BJP MLA's son among 5 held for damaging cop's car in Chhattisgarh

The son of a BJP MLA in Bilaspur district in Chhattisgarh and four supporters of the legislator were today arrested for allegedly causing damage to a police official's car last week, police said.

Mar 07, 2018, 08:28 AM IST
Congress weak, Left irrelevant; Third Front needed for 2019 Lok Sabha polls: Ajit Jogi

Congress weak, Left irrelevant; Third Front needed for 2019 Lok Sabha polls: Ajit Jogi

Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao has said that he was in talks with others to form a platform of like-minded parties.

Mar 06, 2018, 21:08 PM IST
10 Maoists including top leaders killed in encounter with police in Chhattisgarh 's Bijapur

10 Maoists including top leaders killed in encounter with police in Chhattisgarh 's Bijapur

The encounter operation was conducted jointly by the Telangana and Chhattisgarh Police. The gunfight also left a jawan injured.

Mar 02, 2018, 11:13 AM IST
Congress MLAs create ruckus over Chhattisgarh government's invite to Nirav Modi aide, suspended

Congress MLAs create ruckus over Chhattisgarh government's invite to Nirav Modi aide, suspended

CM Raman Singh has called the Congress party's allegations as "baseless and hypothetical".

Feb 19, 2018, 19:46 PM IST
2 security personnel, 1 naxal killed in encounter in Chhattisgarh

2 security personnel, 1 naxal killed in encounter in Chhattisgarh

Six security personnel were also injured in the ongoing encounter.

Feb 18, 2018, 16:34 PM IST
Scientists find anti-cancer properties in three rice varieties

Scientists find anti-cancer properties in three rice varieties

Scientists have claimed to have detected anti-cancer properties in three traditional varieties of rice found in Chhattisgarh.

Feb 18, 2018, 11:14 AM IST
Forced to exist on 'red water', Chhattisgarh villagers complain of health problems

Forced to exist on 'red water', Chhattisgarh villagers complain of health problems

'Red water' is what the residents are getting through handpumps in the village, which they claim is responsible for the multiple skin diseases and aches that they are suffering from.

Feb 14, 2018, 11:17 AM IST
CRPF hero who lost both legs in blast returns to duty

CRPF hero who lost both legs in blast returns to duty

CRPF jawan Bhogade Ramdas Bhau was seriously injured in an IED blast in Chhattisgarh in November 2017.

Feb 05, 2018, 21:13 PM IST
After saying 'revealing clothes' invite Nirbhaya-like cases, teacher now offers bizarre defence

After saying 'revealing clothes' invite Nirbhaya-like cases, teacher now offers bizarre defence

Amid row over her remarks that girls who wear "revealing clothes and lipstick incite Nirbhaya-like cases, the Kendriya Vidyalaya teacher who made the statement has offered an even more insensitive

Jan 30, 2018, 15:13 PM IST
CRPF deploys women commandos for anti-Naxal ops in Chhattisgarh

CRPF deploys women commandos for anti-Naxal ops in Chhattisgarh

Armed with automatic weapons, these women commandos will guard one of most dangerous patches in south Sukma from Dornapal to Jagardonga

Jan 28, 2018, 22:41 PM IST
4 police personnel killed, 7 injured in encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh

4 police personnel killed, 7 injured in encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh

Four police personnel were killed in a gun-fight with Naxals in Chhattisgarh on Tuesday.

Jan 24, 2018, 18:51 PM IST
A drive to empowerment: Women in Chhattisgarh undergo silk production training

A drive to empowerment: Women in Chhattisgarh undergo silk production training

In an initiative to empower them economically, women in Chhattisgarh's Jashpur are being trained in producing Tasar Silk.

Jan 07, 2018, 23:30 PM IST
Naxals torch 6 vehicles, blow up 2 weigh-bridge units in Chhattisgarh

Naxals torch 6 vehicles, blow up 2 weigh-bridge units in Chhattisgarh

A group of 50 armed Maoists raided the Kudag mines (in Chhattisgarh's Balrampur district) and adjoining Kukud mines (in Jharkhand's Latehar district) between 1 am to 2 am.

Jan 06, 2018, 18:18 PM IST
Chhattisgarh: Widow raped by four men in Raipur, all accused arrested

Chhattisgarh: Widow raped by four men in Raipur, all accused arrested

The three accused also threatened the woman with dire consequences if she disclosed the incident to anyone.

Dec 26, 2017, 19:07 PM IST
No-trust vote against Raman Singh government defeated after 19-hour debate

No-trust vote against Raman Singh government defeated after 19-hour debate

As many as 48 members voted against the motion while 38 polled in its favour. In the 90-member House, BJP has 49 members, Congress 39, BSP one and an independent.

Dec 23, 2017, 19:26 PM IST
Congress brings no-trust motion against Raman Singh government in Chhattisgarh

Congress brings no-trust motion against Raman Singh government in Chhattisgarh

The main opposition Congress on Friday came out with a 168-point `charge sheet' in the Chhattisgarh Assembly as a part of its no-confidence motion.

Dec 22, 2017, 23:00 PM IST
 PM Modi gets 'emotional' over Chhattisgarh village getting electricity for first time since Independence

PM Modi gets 'emotional' over Chhattisgarh village getting electricity for first time since Independence

In September 2017, PM Modi had launched a Rs 16,320-crore scheme - Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana 'Saubhagya'.

Dec 17, 2017, 18:29 PM IST
This Chhattisgarh village gets electricity for the first time since Independence

This Chhattisgarh village gets electricity for the first time since Independence

For the first time since Independence in 1947, residents of Jokapath village in Chhattisgarh will lit up with electricity. 

Dec 17, 2017, 14:49 PM IST
Five naxals including woman surrender in Chhattisgarh's Kondagaon

Five naxals including woman surrender in Chhattisgarh's Kondagaon

Five Naxals, including a woman, surrendered before police in Chhattisgarh's Kondagaon district expressing disillusionment with the violent movement, a senior official said on Saturday. 

Dec 16, 2017, 16:01 PM IST

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