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People should be wary of 'mahamilavat': PM Narendra Modi on Opposition alliance

People should be wary of 'mahamilavat': PM Narendra Modi on Opposition alliance

Congress has betrayed and cheated Chhattisgarh farmers over the loan waiver in the state, he said.

Feb 08, 2019, 13:33 PM IST
Chhattisgarh: 10 Naxals killed in encounter with security forces in Bijapur

Chhattisgarh: 10 Naxals killed in encounter with security forces in Bijapur

Search operations were still underway in the area, he added. 

Feb 07, 2019, 13:22 PM IST
Businessman, son shot at by unidentified assailants in Chhattisgarh's Raipur

Businessman, son shot at by unidentified assailants in Chhattisgarh's Raipur

The businessman identified as Jashraj Soni and his son, Mohit Soni, were shot at by bike-borne assailants in DD Nagar of Raipur.

Feb 02, 2019, 00:17 AM IST
Congress-led Chhattisgarh Assembly has 68 crorepatis and 24 MLAs with criminal cases

Congress-led Chhattisgarh Assembly has 68 crorepatis and 24 MLAs with criminal cases

Overall voter’s turnout for the Chhattisgarh Assembly 2018 was 76.8 per cent whereas voter’s turnout in 2013 assembly elections was 77.5 per cent.

Jan 31, 2019, 11:58 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi promises minimum income guarantee for poor if Congress returns to power

Rahul Gandhi promises minimum income guarantee for poor if Congress returns to power

Asserting that he gets done what he says, Gandhi added the minimum income guarantee would be implemented across the country.

Jan 28, 2019, 19:57 PM IST
Encounter between Naxals and security forces underway in Chhattisgarh's Rajnandgaon

Encounter between Naxals and security forces underway in Chhattisgarh's Rajnandgaon

The encounter operation was jointly launched by Special Task Force (STF) and District Reserve Guards (DRG) teams.

Jan 23, 2019, 10:28 AM IST
Chhattisgarh man kills mother with axe, eats flesh and drinks her blood

Chhattisgarh man kills mother with axe, eats flesh and drinks her blood

The 27-year-old accused was arrested nearly 19 days after he committed the heinous crime.   

Jan 21, 2019, 19:51 PM IST
 BJP MP Saroj Pandey praises Rahul Gandhi, calls his action 'mature'

BJP MP Saroj Pandey praises Rahul Gandhi, calls his action 'mature'

It is to be noted that Pandey, a Rajya Sabha MP from Chattisgarh, had earlier made fun of the Congress president dubbing him as "mandh-buddhi (dim-wit)".

Jan 20, 2019, 11:17 AM IST
Chhattisgarh villagers mourn crocodile Gangaram's death, take out funeral procession

Chhattisgarh villagers mourn crocodile Gangaram's death, take out funeral procession

After the reptile died in a village pond last week, the villagers, who used to regard the reptile as god, did not cook food that day.

Jan 12, 2019, 15:41 PM IST
Full list of Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel's Cabinet

Full list of Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel's Cabinet

The Chhattisgarh Cabinet can have a maximum of 13 ministers, including the chief minister.

Dec 25, 2018, 12:52 PM IST
CM Bhupesh Baghel expands Chhattisgarh Cabinet, inducts nine ministers

CM Bhupesh Baghel expands Chhattisgarh Cabinet, inducts nine ministers

Baghel took oath as Chhattisgarh chief minister on December 17, after the Congress won the state assembly election with a thumping majority.

Dec 25, 2018, 12:02 PM IST
Vinod Verma appointed Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel's political advisor, Ruchir Garg as media advisor

Vinod Verma appointed Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel's political advisor, Ruchir Garg as media advisor

On December 17, the senior Congress leader took oath as the Chief Minister of the state.

Dec 20, 2018, 20:43 PM IST
Congress' Bhupesh Baghel takes oath as Chhattisgarh Chief Minister

Congress' Bhupesh Baghel takes oath as Chhattisgarh Chief Minister

Former Chhattisgarh chief minister Raman Singh and senior Congress leader Motilal Vora were also present at the swearing-in ceremony.

Dec 17, 2018, 18:29 PM IST
Chhattisgarh CM-designate Bhupesh Baghel to take oath on Monday

Chhattisgarh CM-designate Bhupesh Baghel to take oath on Monday

Many national leaders, including Congress president Rahul Gandhi and chief ministers of several states, are expected to be present in the swearing-in ceremony.

Dec 16, 2018, 17:50 PM IST
Bhupesh Baghel named Chhattisgarh Chief Minister, Congress ends suspense after 5 days

Bhupesh Baghel named Chhattisgarh Chief Minister, Congress ends suspense after 5 days

Apart from Baghel, TS Singh Deo, Tamradhwaj Sahu and Charan Das Mahant were the top contenders for the post.

Dec 16, 2018, 13:38 PM IST
Who will be the new Chhattisgarh CM? Congress likely to make the announcement today

Who will be the new Chhattisgarh CM? Congress likely to make the announcement today

Congress president Rahul Gandhi had on Saturday held various meetings and discussions with the four CM aspirants - TS Singh Deo, Tamradhwaj Sahu, Bhupesh Baghel and Charan Das Mahant - at his

Dec 16, 2018, 09:44 AM IST
Decision on Chhattisgarh chief minister on Sunday after MLAs meet, confirms Congress state in-charge PL Punia

Decision on Chhattisgarh chief minister on Sunday after MLAs meet, confirms Congress state in-charge PL Punia

Congress Legislature Party (CLP) meeting will take place at 12 pm, added Punia. 

Dec 15, 2018, 17:34 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi holds hectic parleys with top Congress leaders to select next Chhattisgarh CM

Rahul Gandhi holds hectic parleys with top Congress leaders to select next Chhattisgarh CM

Congress president Rahul Gandhi held hectic parleys with top party leaders on Saturday to decide on the top post for Chhattisgarh.

Dec 15, 2018, 16:22 PM IST
Chhattisgarh chief minister likely to be announced on Saturday

Chhattisgarh chief minister likely to be announced on Saturday

The Congress will hold its legislature party meeting at the party's state office Rajiv Bhawan in Raipur on Saturday to make the announcement.

Dec 15, 2018, 00:14 AM IST
Game of thrones: Divide within Congress spills from Rajasthan, MP to Chhattisgarh

Game of thrones: Divide within Congress spills from Rajasthan, MP to Chhattisgarh

Supporters of Bhupesh Baghel and TS Sehdev clashed and are demanding their respective leader is named the next Chhattisgarh CM.

Dec 13, 2018, 17:20 PM IST

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