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Growing list of VIPs bothers Chhattisgarh government

Already at the receiving end of left-wing extremism, the Chhattisgarh government is now facing a fresh problem of handling security of ever growing list of VIPs in the state.

‘Maoist’ held a day after release

A day after he was freed from a jail in Chhattisgarh’s Bastar district after being acquitted of charges of involvement in Naxal violence, Gajala Goppanna, an alleged member of Dandakaranya Special Zon

Raipur civic body seizes kbc set over dues

Barely an hour after Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan left Raipur for Mumbai after completing shooting of his quiz show Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC) at the Indoor Stadium here, the city municipal corpor

Big B finds diehard fan in Raman, offers to promote Chhattisgarh

Amitabh Bachchan with Chhattisgarh chief minister Raman Singh at the latter’s residence in Raipur.

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan was pleasantly surprised when he discovered a “diehard fan” in Chhattisgarh chief minister Raman Singh.

Raipur gets ‘biggest’ party office


The newly built headquarters of Chhattisgarh BJP, billed as the biggest party office in the country, opened here on Thursday.

Youth fails to meet CM Raman Singh, attempts suicide

A 24-year-old youth, believed to be a job seeker, on Thursday attempted to commit suicide by apparently consuming an overdose of sedative drug inside the premises of chief minister Raman Singh’s offic

4 sentenced to death in human sacrifice case

A local court in Chhattisgarh on Thursday sentenced four people, including a tantric couple, to death for killing a six-year-old girl to attain super natural powers four years ago.

Blizzard, Shoaib Malik blow hot

Shoaib Malik (45 n.o.) provided much-needed impetus in  the final four overs for the Hobart Hurricanes.  	— BCCI

Hobart Hurricanes post 178/3 after scoring 57 runs in last four overs

Probe can’t confirm rape of chhattisgarh woman

A probe by the Chhattisgarh police into the alleged gangrape of a woman who attempted suicide in premises of Supreme Court on Monday to draw attention to her plight has found no evidence to establish

Hobart Hurricanes face Northern Knights in do-or-die match

Pacer Trent Boult has been the go-to-man for Northern Knights. 	— BCCI

New Zealand’s Northern Knights will look to continue their winning momentum when they face an upbeat Hobart Hurricanes from Australia in a Champions League T20 match in Raipur on Tuesday.

Between 2 pm on October 1 and 10.30 am on October 2, Central government offices in New Delhi remained closed. Why? Because Prime Minister Narendra Modi, concerned about widespread filth in India, is “launching” the nation-wide “Swachchh Bharat” (Clean India) campaign today.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the Indian diaspora in New York with a grand promise: “India will touch new heights.” The crowd of 20,000 Americans of Indian origin erupted in re