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  • PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate multiple projects in Chhattisgarh today

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday will embark on a one-day visit to Chhattisgarh, where he will inaugurate multiple projects in the state. The Prime Minister will first inaugurate the Integrated Command and Control Centre in Naya Raipur Smart City.

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    19 naxalites held from Bastar division in Chhattisgarh

    Raipur: As many as 19 naxals, two of them carrying cash rewards on their heads, were on Wednesday arrested from separate places in Chhattisgarh’s insurgency-hit Bastar division, police said.

  • 51 Naxals killed by security forces in past 5 months in Chhattisgarh

    Raipur (Chhattisgarh): 51 Naxals have been killed by the security forces in past five months in Chhattisgarh’s Sukma and Bijapur district, said Sukma Superintendent of Police (SP) Abhishek Meena. This figure is for the period of November 2017 to March 2018.

  • Working to ensure home for every Indian by 2022: PM Narendra Modi

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday interacted with beneficiaries of the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana -Gramin (PMAY-G) and said the Central Government is working to ensure a home for every Indian by 2022.

  • Naxal deputy commander and two supporters killed in face-off with police in Chhattisgarh

    Rajnandgaon (Chhattisgarh): A Naxal ‘deputy   commander’ and two supporters of the outlawed outfit were killed in an encounter with the police in Chhattisgarh’s Rajnandgaon district today, an official said. The encounter took place at a forest in Bortalav area of Rajnandgaon bordering with Maharashtra around 11 am when a team of the district force was out on a search operation, Superintendent of Police Prashant Agrawal told PTI.

  • Naxalism a menace which is shrinking, says Rajnath Singh

    Ambikapur (Chhattisgarh): Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said that Naxalism is a challenge and a menace which is now shrinking. “Naxalism is a challenge but I want to say that this menace is now shrinking and is losing ground. The casualties in Security Forces have declined,” Singh said while addressing the Passing Out Parade of 261 Bastariya Battalion in Ambikapur.

  • Bastariya battalion of CRPF set to be inducted today

    RAIPUR : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will on Monday attend the commissioning of the much talked-about ‘Bastariya’ battalion of the CRPF, created for the first-time with more than 534 tribal youths from Chhattisgarh, here.

  • UltraTech to buy Century Textiles’ cement business

    New Delhi : Aditya Birla Group firm UltraTech said it would acquire the cement business of BK Birla Group company Century Textiles and Industries through a share swap deal, a move which would further consolidate its position as market leader in the segment.

  • Rahul Gandhi to embark on 2-day tour of Chhattisgarh

    New Delhi : Congress chief Rahul Gandhi will embark on a two-day tour of Chhattisgarh on Thursday to help gear up the party machinery and attend the 25th anniversary celebration of the constitutional amendment of Panchayati Raj institutions.

  • Karnataka verdict makes Congress’ task tougher for 2019 Lok Sabha elections

    New Delhi : The results of Karnataka assembly polls must have came as a disappointment for the Congress party and its ambitions for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls, but it can take some solace from the fact that it was able to deny the Bhartiya Janata Party an outright victory in the crucial southern state.

  • Chhattisgarh CM Raman Singh takes dig at Rahul’s upcoming roadshow in the state

    Raipur: As Congress chief Rahul Gandhi is set to conduct a massive roadshow in Chhattisgarh, state Chief Minister Raman Singh on Wednesday said he is welcome to hold the rally on ‘well-constructed roads of the state.’ Taking a jibe at the Congress chief, Singh said that the road of Chhattisgarh is not like Amethi (Rahul’s constituency), it is good for bike rides.

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    Can Narendra Modi turn the tables in Karnataka?

    Considered to be an important election that will set the political narrative for the next round of polls in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh later this year and the Lok Sabha election in 2019, Karnataka election on May 12, is a high stakes battle for the BJP and the Congress. The important question is: who will win the Karnataka election? The correct answer to this question would be finally known on May

  • Chhattisgarh: CoBRA jawan injured in IED blast by Naxals

    Raipur: A jawan of the Commando Battalion for Resolute Action (CoBRA), a specialised anti-Naxal unit of the CRPF, was today injured after Naxals triggered an IED blast in Chhattisgarh”s insurgency-hit Dantewada district, police said.

  • Chhattisgarh encounter: Woman among 3 Naxals surrender in Kondagaon

    Raipur: Three Naxals, including a woman, all carrying cash rewards on their heads, surrendered in Kondagaon district in Chhattisgarh today, police said. The cadres turned themselves in before Kondagaon Superintendent of Police Abhishek Pallav citing disappointment with “hollow” Maoist ideology, Kondagaon Additional Superintendent of Police Maheshwar Nag told PTI.