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Varsity defers exam for Naxal attack victim son

In a rare gesture, a Central University in Chhattisgarh has postponed the final examination of Bachelor of Technology (mechanical) course to ensure that a student, son of the CRPF officer, killed in a

Modi takes a dig at Cong’s ‘magic wand’

Taking a swipe at Congress president Sonia Gandhi appealing to voters in Amethi to take care of her son, BJP prime ministerial pick Narendra Modi on Sunday wondered, “When he (Rahul Gandhi) cannot han

‘BJP mind game lured Rahul into Modi-bashing’

A group of intellectuals drawn from various fields have made interesting observations, those perhaps have been overlooked by others, while analysing bit by bit the current political rivalry between tw

Maoists apologise for killing poll staff

Forty-eight hours after killing seven poll staff in south Bastar district of Bijapur in Chhattisgarh, Maoists on Monday issued a public apology, describing the massacre as a case of “mistaken identity

Naxals’ explosive expert in Darbha?

Hardcore Maoist Shankar, said to be Naxals’ explosive expert, had been spotted in Darbha area, where rebels blew up an ambulance killing 5 CRPF jawans on Saturday, in the first week of this month, int

Maoists kill 7 poll officials in C’garh


Naxals on Saturday set off bombs, killing seven poll officials, five CRPF jawans and a civilian in two separate incidents in Chhattisgarh’s conflict zone of Bastar.

Bastar voters defy Maoist threat

Maoist-affected Bastar (ST) Lok Sabha seat in south Chhattisgarh on Thursday witnessed a low voter turnout of 47 per cent, even as reports of incidents of violence by Naxals poured in here from remote

Soni Sori now a major attraction

Electioneering in Maoist affected Bastar (ST) Lok Sabha constituency in Chhattisgarh, which had remained low key due to Naxal threats, ended on Tuesday evening.

‘Daily wage’ candidate owns 4 cars

A “daily wage earner” who is trying his luck in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections in Chhattisgarh has possessed assets which are even beyond the reach of a middle-class person.

Namesake ‘identity crisis’ for BJP man

A sitting BJP MP, seeking re-election from the Mahasamund Lok Sabha constituency in Chhattisgarh, is facing a bizarre situation due to presence of his namesakes in large numbers in the fray.

Little Laila was taught that God creates everyone and also leads everyone back to Godself after death. So, she prayed: “Dear God, instead of letting people die and having to make new ones, why don’t you just keep the ones you got now?” Laila’s prayer may never be answered; but, Easter does assure us that life, not death, is what we’re created for.

Of late, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has been thoughtlessly and in a hurry jumping into every available situation, without verifying basic facts, to criticise the Bharatiya Janata Party.