September 11, 2019 2:31 am
Manturam was among 12 candidates in the fray but he withdrew at the last moment, handing an easy victory to BJP’s Bhojraj Nag. He later joined the then ruling BJP, which is now the Opposition party.
June 20, 2019 2:41 am
Abhishek Singh has maintained that he is innocent and that he has no connections with the company, and that any investigation will absolve him of all charges.
March 25, 2019 11:28 am
Police charged Gupta on March 16 for alleged “financial irregularities worth Rs 50 crore” and booked him under clauses of criminal conspiracy, forgery and cheating.
March 20, 2019 7:04 am
While party sources indicated that this “massive pruning” will not be a template for selection of candidates in other states, the possibility of similar “pruning” in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh, where too the party lost power last year, cannot be ruled out.
February 20, 2019 8:59 am
The allegations were that kickbacks were paid by rice millers and agents to allow the distribution of substandard rice through the state’s PDS.
February 08, 2019 12:10 am
On Thursday, Chhattisgarh DGP D M Awasthi instituted a four-member SIT, led by Deepak Jha, SP, Economic Offences Wing, to probe the allegations against Singh.
January 11, 2019 2:51 pm
Former Chief Minister of Chhatisgarh Raman Singh Friday attacked the current Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on his decision to withdraw general consent accorded to the CBI to probe cases in the state.
January 06, 2019 6:48 am
The BJP appointed party’s state unit president Dharamlal Kaushik as the Leader of Opposition in Chhattisgarh.
December 16, 2018 6:55 am
“All three leaders have grown beyond their states. Their vast experience in the state and in the government will be utilised for larger causes. Leaders of their stature may not be wasted in playing the opposition role, for which a new leadership could emerge,” said a party leader.
December 12, 2018 8:24 am
At the state level, what has hurt the BJP, especially in the plains — its usual strongholds — are perceived violations of promises made to farmers.
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.
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.
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.
October 08, 2018 6:35 pm
An ABP News C-voter pre-poll survey has predicted a huge victory for the Congress party in Rajasthan,and a BJP defeat in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh too.
February 08, 2016 2:38 pm
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.