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Chhattisgarh: Rahul Gandhi slams PM Narendra Modi, says he no longer talks about corruption

Chhattisgarh: Rahul Gandhi slams PM Narendra Modi, says he no longer talks about corruption

Congress president Rahul Gandhi held a mega road show Friday in Rajnandgaon, the constituency of Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh, three days ahead of the first phase of assembly polls on

Nov 10, 2018, 14:32 PM IST
Raman Singh government has made Chhattisgarh almost free from Naxalism: Amit Shah

Raman Singh government has made Chhattisgarh almost free from Naxalism: Amit Shah

Targeting the opposition Congress, he said a party that felt Naxalism was a medium for revolution could not do any good for Chhattisgarh.

Nov 10, 2018, 13:14 PM IST
Loan waiver for farmers, jobs in Congress manifesto for Chhattisgarh Assembly elections

Loan waiver for farmers, jobs in Congress manifesto for Chhattisgarh Assembly elections

Congress has zeroed down 36 major points of policy-making incorporated in the manifesto, addressing various quarters of society and their interests.

Nov 09, 2018, 22:46 PM IST
Campaigning for 1st phase in Chhattisgarh to end on Saturday, here's Rahul Gandhi's schedule

Campaigning for 1st phase in Chhattisgarh to end on Saturday, here's Rahul Gandhi's schedule

Elections in Chhattisgarh will be conducted in two phases - on November 12 and November 20. The campaigning for the first phase will end on Saturday.

Nov 09, 2018, 20:22 PM IST
Rahul among black money holders to get out of high-end cars, stand in queues during demonetisation: Sambit Patra

Rahul among black money holders to get out of high-end cars, stand in queues during demonetisation: Sambit Patra

Elections in Chhattisgarh will be conducted in two phases - November 12 and November 20.

Nov 09, 2018, 17:08 PM IST
PM Modi calls out Congress for backing 'urban Maoists', ruining lives of Adivasis

PM Modi calls out Congress for backing 'urban Maoists', ruining lives of Adivasis

In a no holds barred attack, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday accused the Congress party of supporting naxals and ruining Adivasi's lives.

Nov 09, 2018, 14:41 PM IST
BJP to release manifesto for Chhattisgarh on Saturday, focus on farmers and youth

BJP to release manifesto for Chhattisgarh on Saturday, focus on farmers and youth

The 'Sanklap Patar' will be released by BJP president Amit Shah here, Agrawal, who heads the BJP's manifesto drafting committee, said on Friday. 

Nov 09, 2018, 13:19 PM IST
Battleground Chhattisgarh: First rally of Narendra Modi in Bastar on Friday, Rahul Gandhi to campaign in neighbouring seat

Battleground Chhattisgarh: First rally of Narendra Modi in Bastar on Friday, Rahul Gandhi to campaign in neighbouring seat

The campaigning for the first phase will end on Saturday.

Nov 09, 2018, 08:59 AM IST
Madhya Pradesh assembly elections 2018: Congress releases sixth list of candidates, fields Arun Yadav against CM Shivraj from Budhni

Madhya Pradesh assembly elections 2018: Congress releases sixth list of candidates, fields Arun Yadav against CM Shivraj from Budhni

The Congress has left the Jatara seat for its ally Loktantrik Janata Dal. 

Nov 08, 2018, 22:45 PM IST
Chhattisgarh assembly elections 2018: PM Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi to campaign on Friday

Chhattisgarh assembly elections 2018: PM Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi to campaign on Friday

Security has been tightened in Chhattisgarh after the IED blast triggered by Naxals which left 5 people killed.

Nov 08, 2018, 22:24 PM IST
4 civilians, one CISF jawan killed in IED blast in  Chhattisgarh

4 civilians, one CISF jawan killed in IED blast in Chhattisgarh

This was the third Naxal attack in 15 days in the poll-bound state.

Nov 08, 2018, 22:12 PM IST
Maoists carry out blast on bus in Dantewada, CISF jawan among 4 killed

Maoists carry out blast on bus in Dantewada, CISF jawan among 4 killed

At least two CISF personnel suffered injuries in the incident and were rushed to a nearby restaurant.

Nov 08, 2018, 13:39 PM IST
BJP, Congress trying to abolish reservation, says Mayawati

BJP, Congress trying to abolish reservation, says Mayawati

The BSP is contesting the election -- to be held in two phases on November 12 and 20 -- in alliance with the JCC-J and the Communist Party of India (CPI).

Nov 05, 2018, 11:08 AM IST
Naxal menace in Chhattisgarh can only be resolved by talks not by bullets: Raj Babbar

Naxal menace in Chhattisgarh can only be resolved by talks not by bullets: Raj Babbar

He also hit back at the several allegations levelled by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) claiming that the Congress was "backing" Naxals.

Nov 04, 2018, 12:20 PM IST
Congress workers in Chhattisgarh break chairs, smash pots over poll ticket distribution

Congress workers in Chhattisgarh break chairs, smash pots over poll ticket distribution

Broken chairs. Smashed flower pots. Sloganeering. These were just some examples of how things went out of hand for the Congress at its party offices in both cities.

Nov 02, 2018, 08:58 AM IST
Chhattisgarh: Polling booth set up for first-time post-independence in village in naxal-infested Dantewada

Chhattisgarh: Polling booth set up for first-time post-independence in village in naxal-infested Dantewada

The Naxals have called upon voters to boycott the Assembly polls in the state, which has 90 seats.

Oct 31, 2018, 20:12 PM IST
Watch: Injured DD staffer video records message for mother during Naxal attack in Chhattisgar

Watch: Injured DD staffer video records message for mother during Naxal attack in Chhattisgar

The 35-year-old Lighting Assistant of DD News and his journalist colleague Dhiraj Kumar survived in the attack which lasted for nearly an hour.

Oct 31, 2018, 17:59 PM IST
Family of cameraman, who was killed by Naxals, to get Rs 15 lakh; job for wife

Family of cameraman, who was killed by Naxals, to get Rs 15 lakh; job for wife

Rs 15 lakh would be given to the family of the cameraman, who worked for the organisation owned by government’s Prasar Bharati.

Oct 30, 2018, 20:34 PM IST
Top cop says Naxals in Dantewada had warned of harm, vows counter action

Top cop says Naxals in Dantewada had warned of harm, vows counter action

Special DG of anti-Naxal operations has said that the aim of the ambush was to target a road construction project and has nothing to do with upcoming polls in Chhattisgarh.

Oct 30, 2018, 17:40 PM IST
Dantewada SP breaks down after Naxals kill policemen, mediaperson

Dantewada SP breaks down after Naxals kill policemen, mediaperson

A Doordarshan cameraman and two security forces personnel were killed in an attack by Naxals in Aranpur in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district on Tuesday

Oct 30, 2018, 16:46 PM IST