India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 23, 2015
The government in Chattisgarh courted controversy with a chapter in its Class X social science textbook which says that working women are one of the causes of unemployment in the country.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 11, 2015
Taking cue from Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh will also share his 'Mann ki Baat' on a radio programme with people of his state beginning Sunday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 4, 2015
Chhattisgarh, after a period of brief lull, is once again witnessing an upsurge in Maoist-organised 'Jan Adalat' (people's court or Kangaroo court) where people suspected to be loyal to the state are punished in full public view.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 27, 2015
The Supreme Court today came down heavily on the authorities for poor condition of a 26 km stretch between Raipur and Durg in Chhattisgarh and raised question on levy of toll tax from the commuters.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 16, 2015
Union Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi today appealed to Chattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh to give 33 per cent reservation to women in the police force in addressing the problem of crimes against women in the state.
India News | Thursday July 9, 2015
Violence flared up at Chhatishgarh's Dhamtari - around 90 km from Raipur - today and curfew had to be imposed in the area.
NDTV Correspondent | Friday July 3, 2015
The facility for students to store their documents and certificates was launched by state school education minister Kedar Kashyap on Thursday.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday May 10, 2015
Nearly 21 hours after they took more than 200 people hostage in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada, Maoists killed one of them after a holding a kangaroo court. The rest were released.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 9, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today advised students to remain focused on their goals and not to judge their life through the prism of success or failure.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 1, 2015
A Naxal was killed and a jawan of CoBRA force of CRPF was injured in a fierce gun-battle in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district yesterday, police said.
India News | Written by Sidharth Pandey | Friday March 13, 2015
Chhattishgarh police investigating the multi-crore rice procurement scam appear to have prima facie cleared Chief Minister Raman Singh of any involvement in it. This comes in the backdrop of multiple raids conducted last month, where the police seized more than 300 documents and recovered Rs 4 crores in cash.
India News | Written by Siddharth Pandey | Wednesday March 11, 2015
With allegations of corruption in procurement of rice for the Public Distribution System or PDS in Chattisgarh, the state congress today launched a padyatra from Baloda bazar, about 90 km from the state capital Raipur, to raise awareness over the scam and put pressure on the state government.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 25, 2015
Employees of the Chhattisgarh government will now be able to attend 'shakhas' of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) with the ruling BJP lifting the ban on their participation in 'non-political activities' of the Sangh Parivar.
Monday February 23, 2015
The government was successful in selling all the 19 mines in the first lot of auction which began on February 14.
Tuesday January 6, 2015
Stating that the company has identified certain major issues to help enhance production, the CIL chairman said "Seeing the timely completion of three major railway lines is our priority short term strategy leading to unlocking of large coal reserves in the states of Jharkhand, Chattisgarh and Odisha for extraction."
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 5, 2015
A transgender today scripted history by winning the mayor's election in Chhattisgarh's Raigarh Municipal Corporation, defeating his nearest rival from the BJP.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 3, 2015
Two jawans of an elite anti-Naxal unit were injured when a pressure bomb planted by Maoists exploded in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district today, police said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 22, 2014
Naxals on Friday ambushed a patrol party and hit an Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopter which was evacuating security personnel after a gun battle in the dense jungles of Sukma, Chhattisgarh injuring six Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel and an IAF commando.
Opinion | Brinda Karat | Friday November 14, 2014
Brinda Karat on the sterilisation horror.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday November 7, 2014
A 24-year-old labourer from Chattisgarh gave birth to a child while travelling in a bus in Hisar on Friday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 23, 2014
Chhattisgarh government has decided to set up district-level committees for the effective implementation of its schemes for the third-gender community.
India News | Edited by Tasim Zahid (With agency inputs) | Tuesday September 23, 2014
The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the Chief Judicial Magistrate of Bilaspur district in Chhattisgarh to submit all records, including the initial police complaint and status reports, on the police action taken on the alleged gang rape of a woman lawyer by her in-laws.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 19, 2014
Counting of votes in Antagarh Assembly constituency of Chhattisgarh, where by-poll was held on September 13, will be taken up on Saturday.
Tuesday August 26, 2014
Jindal Steel and Power LTd (JSPL), which is operating two coal mines in Chattisgarh among the eight allocated between 1993 and 2010, on Monday said it is "evaluating the Supreme Court judgement" on coal block allocation and "the implications for JSPL".