Chhattisgarh News

After ditching Congress, Mayawati trains gun at BJP in Chhattisgarh

After ditching Congress, Mayawati trains gun at BJP in Chhattisgarh

Mayawati has said that BJP can make as many Ram Mandirs across the country as it wants but it won't get any political mileage.

Oct 13, 2018, 14:35 PM IST
In setback for Congress, party leader in Chhattisgarh joins BJP

In setback for Congress, party leader in Chhattisgarh joins BJP

Ramdayal Uike was made the working president of Congress party in the state earlier in the year. His sudden move to BJP could hamper preparations for next month's elections.

Oct 13, 2018, 13:29 PM IST
Have nothing to do with polls, says SC, turns down plea of Centre, Chhattisgarh

Have nothing to do with polls, says SC, turns down plea of Centre, Chhattisgarh

Terming the matter as "sensitive", the Centre and the state said it might prejudice the political parties there and the court could hear the matter on November 21. 

Oct 11, 2018, 23:44 PM IST
Amit Shah to arrive in poll-bound Chhattisgarh on Friday, address BJP workers

Amit Shah to arrive in poll-bound Chhattisgarh on Friday, address BJP workers

This will be Amit Shah's third visit to the state within a month. 

Oct 11, 2018, 18:32 PM IST
Bhilai Steel Plant blast: Centre dispatches four doctors from AIIMS

Bhilai Steel Plant blast: Centre dispatches four doctors from AIIMS

Eleven people died and 14 others were injured in the gas pipeline blast at the plant. 

Oct 10, 2018, 12:57 PM IST
Will offer all possible help to families of victims: Union Steel Minister on Bhilai steel plant fire

Will offer all possible help to families of victims: Union Steel Minister on Bhilai steel plant fire

The fire broke out during a scheduled maintenance job. The Steel Minister is closely monitoring the situation, the statement added.

Oct 10, 2018, 00:18 AM IST
Panel formed to probe Bhilai steel plant fire that claimed at least 9 lives

Panel formed to probe Bhilai steel plant fire that claimed at least 9 lives

At least 13 people were killed and 14 others were injured after a gas pipeline exploded in Bhilai Steel Plant in Chhattisgarh's Durg district.

Oct 09, 2018, 22:34 PM IST
Chhattisgarh: 13 dead in gas pipeline blast at Bhilai Steel Plant

Chhattisgarh: 13 dead in gas pipeline blast at Bhilai Steel Plant

The blast took place in a pipeline near coke oven section of the plant in Bhilai town.

Oct 09, 2018, 13:34 PM IST
Raman Singh leading Chhattisgarh on path of historical development: Piyush Goyal

Raman Singh leading Chhattisgarh on path of historical development: Piyush Goyal

Union Minister of Railways and Coal Piyush Goyal lauded Chhattisgarh chief minister Raman Singh for `leading the state on a path of historical development`.

Oct 07, 2018, 07:01 AM IST
Chhattisgarh Assembly election dates announced, voting on 12 and 20 November, result on December 11

Chhattisgarh Assembly election dates announced, voting on 12 and 20 November, result on December 11

Along with Chhatisgarh, EC also announced the dates for the upcoming elections in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Mizoram and Telangana. 

Oct 06, 2018, 16:24 PM IST
Three Naxals killed in encounter in Chhattisgarh; arms seized

Three Naxals killed in encounter in Chhattisgarh; arms seized

Security forces had launched the operation after receiving specific inputs about presence of rebels in the area.

Oct 03, 2018, 23:47 PM IST
PM Modi to visit Chhattisgarh, Odisha on Saturday; launch several projects, inaugurate airport

PM Modi to visit Chhattisgarh, Odisha on Saturday; launch several projects, inaugurate airport

PM Modi will dedicate the Garjanbahal coal mines and the Jharsuguda-Barapali-Sardega rail link to the nation. 

Sep 22, 2018, 08:00 AM IST
Mayawati snubs Congress, joins hand with Ajit Jogi for Chhattisgarh polls

Mayawati snubs Congress, joins hand with Ajit Jogi for Chhattisgarh polls

Mayawati's move is a huge blow for the Congress, which is trying to build up a united Opposition against the BJP.

Sep 21, 2018, 06:42 AM IST
BSP to fight Chhattisgarh polls with Janta Congress Chhattisgarh, Ajit Jogi to be CM face

BSP to fight Chhattisgarh polls with Janta Congress Chhattisgarh, Ajit Jogi to be CM face

BSP supremo Mayawati on Thursday said the BSP will fight on 35 seats and the Janta Congress Chhattisgarh will contest on 55 seats. 

Sep 20, 2018, 17:56 PM IST
1 jawan dead, 3 others injured in IED blast in Chhattisgarh's Sukma

1 jawan dead, 3 others injured in IED blast in Chhattisgarh's Sukma

The incident took place at around 12:30 pm in Rabdipara village under Phulbagdi police station area.

Sep 01, 2018, 17:47 PM IST
Five-year-old girl on ventilator support dies as cylinder runs out of oxygen in Chhattisgarh

Five-year-old girl on ventilator support dies as cylinder runs out of oxygen in Chhattisgarh

The minor girl was being shifted to the Jagdalpur Medical College Hospital in Bastar district from Bijapur when the tragedy struck.

Aug 28, 2018, 10:23 AM IST
Atal Bihari Vajpayee's niece alleges Chhattisgarh CM playing politics over former PM's ashes

Atal Bihari Vajpayee's niece alleges Chhattisgarh CM playing politics over former PM's ashes

The BJP government in Chhattisgarh recently announced that it will rename Naya Raipur, the upcoming capital city of the state, as 'Atal Nagar' in memory of former PM.

Aug 23, 2018, 15:09 PM IST
5 bogies of goods train derail in Chhattisgarh's Bilaspur; rail traffic on Manendragadh-Chirmiri affected

5 bogies of goods train derail in Chhattisgarh's Bilaspur; rail traffic on Manendragadh-Chirmiri affected

At least five bogies of empty good train number N/Box-437 derailed between the stations of Manendragadh and Chirmiri in Chhattisgarh on Wednesday, thus effecting services of several other trains of

Aug 22, 2018, 20:16 PM IST
MP Governor Anandiben Patel given additional charge of Chhattisgarh

MP Governor Anandiben Patel given additional charge of Chhattisgarh

Anandiben Patel will discharge the additional duties until the regular arrangements for the office of governor of Chhattisgarh are made.

Aug 14, 2018, 21:42 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi attacks Chhattisgarh CM's son, says even Sharif jailed for name in Panama Papers

Rahul Gandhi attacks Chhattisgarh CM's son, says even Sharif jailed for name in Panama Papers

While Congress have repeatedly questioned Raman Singh's son Abhishek over alleged properties in British Virgin Islands, he has maintained that the charges are false.

Aug 10, 2018, 17:27 PM IST