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16 more Naxals surrender in Chhattisgarh; 220 lay down arms this year

The total number of rebels laying down their arms this year has gone up to 220 in the insurgency-hit state.

Read more: Chhattisgarh, Naxal
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Chhattisgarh bypoll: 40 per cent voter turnout till 1 pm

Voting began in the insurgency-hit Antagarh assembly constituency for the bypoll.

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CRPF suspends 17 of its men for not fighting Maoists during Sukma ambush

An inquiry found that they deserted their martyred colleagues during a deadly Naxal ambush earlier this year.

Infighting in Chhattisgarh Cong over bypoll ticket

Mantu Ram Pawar said Baghel first forced him to file nomination and later his lack of support forced him to withdraw.

‘IM planned more strikes after arrest of key Patna blasts accused’

The NIA chargesheet names one SIMI and nine IM suspects.

In Naxal-hit Bastar, SP uses WhatsApp to connect with scribes

This is the first instance of an SP of a Maoist-hit district in Bastar using WhatsApp to connect with journalists.

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CRPF jawan killed in encounter with naxals

The face-off continued for a while following which jawan Jignesh Patel was killed on the spot.

Read more: Chhattisgarh, CRPF, Naxal
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Poverty count: Chhattisgarh worst off; Orissa and MP follow

Goa, with just 6.3% of its population under the poverty line, tops the list: Panel.

Chhattisgarh: Two killed in police firing

Due to Chhattisgarh’s history with such incidents, the government has enacted a penal law under which a person can be imprisoned for 3 years for calling a woman ‘tonhi’ (one who practices witchcraft).

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Chhattisgarh Governor Shekhar Dutt steps down

Chhattisgarh Governor Shekhar Dutt has resigned from his post, says a Raj Bhawan official

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Safety, the unknown in Chhattisgarh industries

In the dank and dark underground coal mines of north Chhattisgarh, over 60 metres below the surface, a notice on the walls asks miners to lie down in the event of a blast.

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Chhattisgarh: 6 dead, over 30 injured in gas leakage at Bhilai Steel Plant

Gas leakage from blast furnace-GCP occurred at around 6.30 PM due to breakdown in a water pump.

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Chhattisgarh aims at becoming the biggest eco-tourism hub

State tourism board to explore Chhattisgarh’s forests for eco-tourism and countering Naxalism.

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MP, Chhattisgarh lock horns over shifting of tigers

Chhattisgarh, has sought a male and two female tigers from neighbouring Madhya Pradesh.

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Five IEDs planted by naxals recovered in Chhattisgarh

Prima facie it appears that the explosives were allegedly planted by rebels to target the security personnel during last month polling in the region.

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