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Bilaspur tunnel tragedy: 2 of the three trapped workers pulled out alive, search on for third

There is, however, still no information about the third worker who was caught in the collapse.

Himachal tunnel collapse: Rains pose new challenge for rescue operations

The new challenge for rescue operations at the site is rainfall. The administration, last night, took precautions to create a drain for water inflow and protected the site of drilling.


Many women of protected tribe sterilised, they got no cash, ‘only 5 eggs, half kg dal’

Two other women, Lamiya Bai and Budhwaria Bai, could not remember when they had undergone the operation.

Chhattisgarh sterilisation tragedy: Pharma firm was blacklisted 2 yrs ago, govt still bought drugs from it

CM Singh did not respond to requests for comment but Agarwal said that the drugs were purchased by a local official.

Chhattisgarh sterilisation tragedy: Chief medical doctor arrested

Dr. S.K. Mandal says the surgeon was arrested late Wednesday after he had gone into hiding.

Express 5: More tubectomy cases reported from another camp; Fadnavis wins trust vote

We present you the top five stories from today’s edition of The Indian Express.


Chhattisgarh sterilisation tragedy: Despite deaths, 26 more tubectomies were done in one hour in another camp

Officials suspect non-sterilised equipment, spurious drugs; law flouted as women of protected tribe also operated upon.

Bilaspur sterilisation tragedy: Hospital trust had no clue about camp

The laparoscopic tubectomies took place without the knowledge of the trust that ran the facility.

After Bilaspur deaths, more women complain of complication post sterilisation

As was the case with the earlier surgeries, several of the women who were operated in Pendra have been admitted in Bilaspur hospitals today.

Chhattisgarh: 19 times as many women sterilised as men

In Assam, the ratio is 101, in Gujarat it is 93, in Karnataka 70, in Bihar 72 and 27 in Uttar Pradesh.

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Villagers protest in Bilaspur after 8 women die of sterlization surgeries

Congress workers and villagers protesting at out side the state health minister's residence against underwent sterilization surgeries in which more than 8 women died in Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh.

Rahul Gandhi's rally in Himachal Pradesh

Rahul Gandhi addressed a rally in Himachal Pradesh with state CM Virbhadra Singh.


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Congress protests against Chhattisgarh CM

Raipur, Feb 08 (ANI): The Congress activists on Monday were seen protesting against Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh in Raipur. The Congress activists accused Singh of "misusing" constitutional powers. They staged a fake narcotics test to represent how leaders like Raman Singh misuse their powers for their own benefit and not for the common man. One of the protestors said they will stage protest in Bilaspur, Ambikapur and Jagdalpur on February 9, 10 and 16.