21 Jul 2016
New Delhi: Amid a raging row over attack on dalits for skinning a dead cow in Gujarat, the Centre has flagged the "anomaly and sudden increase" in crimes against people belonging to Scheduled Castes (SC) in BJP-ruled Gujarat and Chhattisgarh and sought details from administration there.
18 Jul 2016
Mumbai: Chhattisgarh lass Alisha Behura, also called the 'Krump Queen', emerged on Sunday night as 'Dance Star' of the first Indian edition of dance reality show "So You Think You Can Dance 'Ab India ki Baari'".
25 Nov 2015
Raipur: Five Naxals, allegedly involved in setting ablaze a government-run bus recently, were arrested in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Dantewada district today, police said.
31 Mar 2016
New Delhi: Congress president Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi yesterday condemned the attack by Maoists in Chhattisgarh, which resulted in the death of CRPF soldiers and hoped that the guilty will be brought to book at the earliest.
10 May 2015
Raipur: Maoists took 250 villagers hostage in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh hours before Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to neighbouring Dantewada but freed all the captives late on Saturday barring one who was beaten to death after being tried in a "people's court".
12 Jun 2016
Raipur: 'A Raman-free Chhattisgarh' is the top priority of former Congress leader Ajit Jogi, who has hinted at being part of a 'Third Front' including Mamata Banerjee and Nitish Kumar if it is forged ahead of the next general elections.
05 Feb 2016
Raipur: Well conversant with the inhospitable terrain and dense forests of Bastar, the District Reserve Group (DRG), a locally raised force vested with the task to tackle Maoists has added muscle to the counter insurgency operations in south Chhattisgarh in past one year.
29 Jan 2016
Gurgaon: Three commandos of the CRPF's CoBRA unit donated blood to save the life of a Maoist guerrilla injured in a gunfight with the paramilitary force in Chhattisgarh, the CRPF said here today.
08 Jun 2016
New Delhi: At least 76 Naxals were killed and 665 arrested by security forces in the Left Wing Extremism-hit areas in the first four months of 2016, Home Ministry officials said.
24 Nov 2015
Raipur: Four Naxals, including a woman, were arrested in Chhattisgarh's Maoist-hit Kanker district, police said today.The cadres, identified as Ramesh Vetti (22), Faguram Mandavi (21), Panchlal Usendi alias Baiga and Sumitra Darro alias Guddi (20), were apprehended by a joint team of Border Security Force (BSF) and district police force yesterday, Kanker Superintendent of Police Jitendra Singh Meena told reporters.