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17 security personnel killed after encounter with naxals in Chhattisgarh

March 22, 2020 5:39 pm

More than 250 men from PLGA 1 controlled by the senior Maoist leader Hidma and Company 2 ambushed the men while they were returning at around 02.30 pm on Saturday, sources said.

Chhattisgarh: 15 security personnel injured in encounter with naxals

March 22, 2020 7:17 am

According to senior IPS officers, as many as 250 personnel are still inside the jungle near the areas where encounter took place.

Congress slams govt over Income-Tax searches in Chhattisgarh

March 02, 2020 3:53 am

The party accused the government of using the CRPF for “executing its political vendetta” and said the use of CRPF without the express consent of the state government, violates not only the constitutional scheme of federalism but is an attack on democracy itself.

Bike ambulances in the red corridor, driving tribal women to safer deliveries

February 28, 2020 10:39 pm

The 'ambulance' is Indian ingenuity at its best: a modified four-stroke motorcycle equipped with a first-aid kit and fitted with a sidecar comprising a mattress to provide comfort to pregnant women.

CGPSC State Engineering Services 2020: How to prepare; check paper pattern, syllabus

February 24, 2020 5:27 pm

CGPSC State Engineering Services 2020: Government job aspirants in Chhattisgarh should gear up for the CGPSC AE 2020 recruitment, for which, registrations are still open

Chhattisgarh CGTET 2020 application process begins; check exam pattern, syllabus, details

February 14, 2020 3:14 pm

CGTET 2020: Interested candidates can apply through the website The recruitment exam will be held in two sessions on March 22.

Anger, anguish as Chhattisgarh Congress govt stops Emergency pension

January 30, 2020 12:09 pm

In January 2019, soon after the Congress came to power in the state, the government stopped the payments, after which the beneficiaries moved court. With the case still pending in court, on January 23, the government scrapped the scheme.

How a ration shop in Dantewada is restoring normalcy by providing grains

January 27, 2020 7:30 am

Thanks to the efforts of district police and administration, villagers are recovering from Naxal violence.

Chhattisgarh: Discussion on Constitution compulsory in schools

January 25, 2020 10:33 am

The discussions are to be held every Monday after the morning assembly, said the letter by the Chhattisgarh education department. The letter also tells what is to be discussed every week, starting with the Preamble in the first week. 

Chhattisgarh govt scraps pension scheme for MISA detainees

January 24, 2020 3:24 pm

Under the scheme, people who spent three months in jail under MISA during the Emergency were being given Rs 10,000 per month. Those imprisoned for six months were getting Rs 15,000 per month and those jailed for over six months Rs 25,000, officials said.


The life of a Maoist: Violence and deceit are a part of the guerrilla life

May 03, 2015 2:19 pm

In the Maoist camp, while marriage within the fold is allowed, a man or a woman can propose to his or her partner only two years after joining the party.

The Big Picture: Passage through India

January 04, 2015 4:27 pm

A journey is usually defined by the destination, but this one, along Latitude 20°15’, cutting through four states across India’s waist.

Going to school in the monsoon

August 10, 2014 12:15 pm

Students of certain villages across the country are still struggling to reach their schools. Here is a look how.


Why the election in Chhattisgarh was not neck-and-neck | DECISION 2018

December 12, 2018 7:06 pm

For at least the last two elections, in Chhattisgarh it was a tight race between Congress and BJP. What changed this time around? Dipankar Ghose decodes the result.

BJP's silence is louder than Congress' celebration. The wait for Modi-Shah's concession speech is still on

December 13, 2018 2:51 pm

The big difference between Congress and the BJP after an election result was at display on Tuesday. While after almost every election defeat Rahul Gandhi addressed the media and answered questions about the result, the BJP headquarters fell silent.

What Rahul did right: It was not the promise of better governance

December 12, 2018 2:22 pm

Congress President Rahul Gandhi is rightly being credited for the grand old party's victory in three crucial states in the Hindi heartland. But what did he do right? It was not the promise of better governance. Manoj CG explains what really worked.

BJP's star campaigner Yogi Adityanath’s emotive appeals turn a damp squib | DECISION 2018

December 13, 2018 3:06 pm

Yogi Adityanath, the man in a saffron robe, has emerged as one of the star campaigners for the BJP in the last few elections. But his speeches in this election making a strong Hindutva pitch failed to get any results.

Congress workers in celebration mode as the party wins Chhattisgarh | Decision 2018

December 11, 2018 7:21 pm

As the Congress party prepares to return in Chhattisgarh after 15 years, party workers gather to celebrate the victory.

Campaign heat: The allegations, the promises and more. Who said what on the campaign trail

December 10, 2018 8:21 pm

In the five states where elections were held, here's what national leaders of the BJP and Congress promised to the people.

DECISION 2018: What's at stake in the 5 states this election

December 10, 2018 7:36 pm

As the results of assembly elections in five states unfold, here's a look at the mammoth exercise undertaken by the Election Commission of India.

Speech analysis: How Amit Shah is toning down his attack on illegal migrants

November 22, 2018 2:07 pm

As they say, timing is key. And an analysis of BJP President Amit Shah shows that before a key event across the border, he has dialed down his ferocious speeches against illegal migrants from Bangladesh.

Chhattisgarh elections: Congress and BJP manifestos focus on farmers, cows and women

November 20, 2018 11:37 am

Both Congress and the BJP are fighting a tough battle in Chhattisgarh this year. As the second phase on voting state in underway, we look at what both parties are promising, to woo the voters.

BJP vs Congress in Chhattisgarh: Classic election season political talk

November 14, 2018 5:07 pm

With Chhattisgarh in the middle of its two-phase election, let’s look at what BJP and Congress are saying. And, of course, there are promises too. No surprises there.