Raipur News

Schools in remote village of naxal-hit Sukma reopen after 13 years

Owing to the demand made by students of the area, schools and hostels were reopened and made operational with the constant efforts made by the district administration and the state government," the official said, quoting a government statement.

HNLU students meet law minister, to call off protest

Initially the protests rallied around issues of curfew timings of 10:30 pm for students and the library, which students alleged were applied in an “arbitrary and sexist” manner, with women students locked into their hostel rooms post the curfew, with the men, however, allowed to flout them.


Students protest against curbs at law school in Raipur

Students allege that representatives of the administration often resort to moral policing. There was a plethora of demands. But one that united the students was the curfew timings for both hostels and the library.

Join mainstream or be ready to be finished, Chattisgarh CM Raman Singh to Naxals

Singh said that due to the action by security forces, the state was heading in the direction of finishing the Naxal menace.

CM Raman Singh flags off 5,000 meter marathon in Raipur; hails development in the state

Raman Singh said that the government is doing its best to work for the tribal’s and forest dwellers in the state, while adding that the Forest Department in Chhattisgarh and state government are planning to invest Rs. 8 crore every year on forests.

Chhattisgarh Church vandalism: Four more arrested

Sunday's attack was the fourth attack on a Christian site of worship in past month in Chhattisgarh.


Raipur: New capital high on the ‘dirty list’

Experts also say that Raipur must now begin to enforce pollution certificates in vehicles stringently, and add more green cover to the city.

636 quintals of hoarded onions seized in Chhattisgarh

Following a tip-off, the officials last evening raided the site and seized 636 quintals of onion, 350 quintals from the godown of M/s Nagraj and 286 quintals from M/s Tikamdas, he said.

Chhattisgarh: Turned away by cops, minor girl allegedly ends life in Raipur

On Saturday, according to her parents, she jumped off her terrace and ended her life.

IPL 8: Rumble in a remote jungle

On Sunday, IPL 8 ends where it began — at the mecca of Indian cricket, the Eden Gardens. In between the circus journeyed through many traditional centers a few outposts and Raipur, an obscure cricket backwater where tickets were sold as much for the cricket as they were for gori cheerleaders.