Chhattisgarh`s Bhilai Steel Plant rocked by blast, gas leak; 6 dead, over 50 injured

Bhilai Steel Plant accident— Six people died and over 50 were injured when a blast occurred at Chhattisgarh`s Bhilai Steel Plant followed by a gas leak that further worsened conditions.

Two sport officials, coach held for molesting kho-kho players

Two officials of Chhattisgarh Kho-Kho Association and coach were arrested for molesting female players, of the association`s state team at Bhilai in Durg district, police said on Thursday.

Chhattisgarh polls 2013: Congress claims victory, BJP confident of retaining power

Over 10 million people voted on Tuesday in the second and final phase of assembly elections in Chhattisgarh, and both the ruling BJP and the Congress party immediately claimed victory.

UAVs to monitor Maoists to take off from Bhilai

The Centre has decided to move the base for operating unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) from Hyderabad to Bhilai in Chhattisgarh to monitor Maoists.

Congress demands release of locals in JK Lakshmi arson

Chhattisgarh unit of Congress today demanded that those arrested in connection with arson at JK Lakshmi Cement plant should be released.

Villagers want jobs despite being not qualified: JK Lakshmi

JK Lakshmi Cement, whose under-construction factory in Durg was recently set on fire by locals, today said the villagers were seeking jobs at the proposed plant without having suitable qualification.

Industrialist`s kidnapped son untraced in Bhilai

Chhattisgarh Police are clueless about the whereabouts of the 16-year-old son of a leading industrialist who was kidnapped Dec 15 in full public view when he was waiting for his school bus outside his house.

Businessman`s son kidnapped in Bhilai

A businessman`s son was Thursday kidnapped by unidentified persons from Nehru Nagar in Bhilai.

Action to be taken against polluting vehicles

The Chhattisgarh government has
decided to take action against vehicles without pollution
certificates and reflectors, official sources said today.

Chhattisgarh towns to be connected by air

Major towns in Chhattisgarh will soon be connected by intra-state air services.