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Wednesday, January 26, 2022



Chhattisgarh: CRPF jawan opens fire at colleagues in Sukma camp; 4 killed, 3 injured

November 08, 2021 2:10 pm

As per preliminary information, CRPF jawan Reetesh Ranjan, who was supposed to start his sentry duty at around 4:00 am, opened fire in his barrack on his sleeping colleagues at around 3.25 am.

Chhattisgarh violence: FIR registered against Raman Singh’s son, BJP MP, other leaders

October 10, 2021 3:28 am

The FIR, filed under sections of rioting, promoting enmity between communities and vandalism, names Raman Singh's son Abhishek, BJP Rajnandgaon MP Santosh Pandey, former MLA Motiram Chandravanshi, and 10 other BJP leaders, along with VHP district head Nandlal Chandrakar.

Jharkhand: CBI takes over probe into Dhanbad judge’s death, registers FIR

August 05, 2021 2:50 am

The CBI registered the case under IPC Section 302 (murder) after the Jharkhand government recommended for a probe by the investigating agency.

Why Naxals continue to hold out in Chhattisgarh

April 11, 2021 6:01 pm

Another Naxal attack, 22 more security personnel killed, more calls for action. Amid this familiar pattern that plays out with alarming frequency in Bastar, The Indian Express on the lessons not learnt, and why Naxals continue to hold out in Chhattisgarh.

Ahead of Chhattisgarh polls, farmers to get instant paddy bonus, petty cases against tribals to be dropped

September 05, 2018 12:33 am

The move is being read with political overtones as it is a departure from the norm, which is that the bonus is distributed to farmers after the cycle of acquisition is over, after a period of two to three months, which is when the new government would have been in place in Chhattisgarh after the elections.

For 13 years, this man terrorised entire Chhattisgarh from inside a jail

July 24, 2018 10:15 am

His first registered crime was as a Class X student, under sections 324 (voluntarily causing hurt with weapons), 506B (criminal intimidation), and 294 (obscene acts or songs).

Chhattisgarh encounter: Six women among 8 Maoists killed

July 21, 2018 6:05 am

On Thursday, senior police officials had said that four of those killed were women, but said on Friday that the inquest and identification process had revealed that there were six women among the dead.

Chhattisgarh: Ajit Jogi’s party announces 11 candidates for Assembly polls

October 07, 2017 3:53 am

Chhattisgarh goes to the polls late next year. Jogi and his son Amit Jogi had broken away from the Congress in 2016, making the CJC the third player in a state that has seen a two-way battle between the BJP and Congress thus far.

Two Maoists killed in Chhattisgarh

June 29, 2017 1:48 am

An official said, “Coordination between states has already been very good, but we spoke about furthering that to preempt whatever steps the Maoists want to take.’’

Naxal killed in face-off with police in Chhattisgarh

June 19, 2017 5:48 pm

Notably, three Naxals, including two women, were yesterday killed in a gunbattle with police in the Chhattisgarh's Rajnandgaon district.


Chhattisgarh Maoist attack: Is this how we treat our martyrs?

December 04, 2014 4:43 pm

At Raipur morgue, how they play politics with remains of CRPF dead.