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2 policemen killed, 1 civilian injured in attack by Maoists in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur

2 policemen killed, 1 civilian injured in attack by Maoists in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur

The incident took place when the two policemen and the villager were going to Tippapuram village, under Pamed police station area, on a motorbike.

Apr 27, 2019, 21:53 PM IST
Chhattisgarh: 8 killed, 16 injured after vehicle overturns, probe on

Chhattisgarh: 8 killed, 16 injured after vehicle overturns, probe on

The accident took place at Amera village when a pickup van overturned late on Friday night. 

Apr 27, 2019, 06:32 AM IST
Seven of marriage party killed as car turns turtle in Chhattisgarh's Balrampur

Seven of marriage party killed as car turns turtle in Chhattisgarh's Balrampur

At least seven members of a marriage party were killed while 11 others were injured when the vehicle in which they were travelling overturned in Chhattisgarh's Balrampur district on Friday. 

Apr 26, 2019, 23:33 PM IST
Chhattisgarh: 2 naxals killed in Bijapur district

Chhattisgarh: 2 naxals killed in Bijapur district

The bodies have been recovered from the spot. Several weapons were also recovered.

Apr 21, 2019, 11:06 AM IST
Teacher on poll duty dies of heart attack in Kanker in Chhattisgarh

Teacher on poll duty dies of heart attack in Kanker in Chhattisgarh

He was immediately rushed to a local hospital where he was declared brought dead, the official said. The body was sent for postmortem

Apr 18, 2019, 11:12 AM IST
Chhattisgarh: Two Naxals killed in encounter with District Reserve Guard in Dhanikarka

Chhattisgarh: Two Naxals killed in encounter with District Reserve Guard in Dhanikarka

Polling in three constituencies of Chhattisgarh namely Rajnandgaon, Mahasamund and Kanker is being held in the second phase of Lok Sabha election on Thursday.

Apr 18, 2019, 08:25 AM IST
Full list of all candidates going to polls in Chhattisgarh in second phase of Lok Sabha election 2019

Full list of all candidates going to polls in Chhattisgarh in second phase of Lok Sabha election 2019

The three seats namely Kanker, Rajnandgaon and Mahasamund in Chhattisgarh are among the 95 seats that will be going to polls in the second phase of Lok Sabha election 2019 on April 18.

Apr 17, 2019, 14:36 PM IST
EC issues notice to Congress MLA Kawasi Lakhma over controversial comment on EVM button

EC issues notice to Congress MLA Kawasi Lakhma over controversial comment on EVM button

Lakhma had allegedly said that saying that voters will suffer electric shock upon pressing the second button of the EVM.   

Apr 17, 2019, 07:39 AM IST
Lok Sabha election 2nd phase: Over 49 lakh voters in Chhattisgarh's three seats

Lok Sabha election 2nd phase: Over 49 lakh voters in Chhattisgarh's three seats

While Mahasamund and Rajnandgaon constituencies are for the general category, Kanker is reserved for candidates from the Scheduled Tribes.

Apr 16, 2019, 21:58 PM IST
Voters will suffer electric shock on pressing 2nd EVM button: Chhattisgarh Congress MLA Kawasi Lakhma's comment stokes controversy

Voters will suffer electric shock on pressing 2nd EVM button: Chhattisgarh Congress MLA Kawasi Lakhma's comment stokes controversy

Bharatiya Janata Party has accused Lakhma of misleading voters over the functioning of the EVM.

Apr 16, 2019, 08:58 AM IST
Why a village in Chhattisgarh wants to change its name due to Rafale row

Why a village in Chhattisgarh wants to change its name due to Rafale row

Residents of Rafel village in Chhattisgarh say that people from other villagers poke fun due to the controversy over the fighter jet.

Apr 15, 2019, 15:16 PM IST
Woman from naxal-hit Dantewada gets 12th rank in UPSC exam

Woman from naxal-hit Dantewada gets 12th rank in UPSC exam

The woman said that a Naxal-triggered blast that hit the police station in her town a long time ago encouraged her to join the civil services.

Apr 14, 2019, 12:00 PM IST
Snub to Naxals, Shamgiri in Bastar registers 77 per cent voting

Snub to Naxals, Shamgiri in Bastar registers 77 per cent voting

Barring a few minor incidents, the overall polling in the Maoist-affected area was overall peaceful, the poll panel said.

Apr 11, 2019, 20:59 PM IST
Maoist gunned down in encounter in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur

Maoist gunned down in encounter in Chhattisgarh's Narayanpur

The Maoists had attacked security personnel deployed for helipad sanitization duty in Narayanpur. 

Apr 11, 2019, 18:02 PM IST
First phase polling ends in Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh

First phase polling ends in Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh

As much as 46.13 per cent turn-out had been registered in seven seats in Maharashtra's Vidarbha by 3 pm, as per the state election officials.

Apr 11, 2019, 17:36 PM IST
In Chhattisgarh, people turn up to vote amid Naxal threat and IED blasts

In Chhattisgarh, people turn up to vote amid Naxal threat and IED blasts

Several voters turned up in exercise their franchise in Naxal-affected areas across Chhattisgarh amid threats and IED blast during the first phase of Lok Sabha Election on Thursday, April 11.

Apr 11, 2019, 11:18 AM IST
Bilaspur Lok Sabha constituency of Chhattisgarh: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Bilaspur Lok Sabha constituency of Chhattisgarh: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Bilaspur Lok Sabha constituency of Chhattisgarh. 

Apr 10, 2019, 12:11 PM IST
Korba Lok Sabha constituency of Chhattisgarh: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Korba Lok Sabha constituency of Chhattisgarh: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Korba Lok Sabha constituency of Chhattisgarh.   

Apr 10, 2019, 11:55 AM IST
Durg Lok Sabha constituency of Chhattisgarh: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Durg Lok Sabha constituency of Chhattisgarh: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Durg Lok Sabha constituency of Chhattisgarh. 

Apr 10, 2019, 11:41 AM IST
Raipur Lok Sabha constituency of Chhattisgarh: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Raipur Lok Sabha constituency of Chhattisgarh: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Raipur Lok Sabha constituency of Chhattisgarh. 

Apr 10, 2019, 11:25 AM IST