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14 maoists surrender in Chhattisgarh

As many as 14 Naxals, four of them carrying rewards between `1 lakh and `3 lakh on their heads, who were allegedly involved in a string of criminal cases surrendered before police in Bijapur district

Rs 500 crore scam leaves 200 tribal families landless

A huge land scam that may run to Rs 500 crore has been unearthed in Chhattisgarh.

Tiffin bomb planted by Naxals seized in Chhattisgarh

Security forces spotted the IED placed in a steel tiffin hidden underground between Katti and Saiguda villages

The IED weighing about 2 kg, was unearthed by a team of district force from a dirt track in the dense forest.

Ajit Jogi's new party could affect political scene in Chhattisgarh

Former Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Ajit Jogi. (Photo: PTI)

Jogi said he was forced to make the new outfit as Congress was incapable of taking on the Raman Singh government.

MP IAS officer shunted out for praising Jawaharlal Nehru

A senior IAS officer of Madhya Pradesh has been shunted out of his post after he praised India’s first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru in a sarcastic Facebook (FB) post.

MP minister glorifies PM’s ‘sacrifice’, draws women ire

Madhya Pradesh home minister Babulal Gaur has drawn the ire of feminists for glorifying Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “sacrifice of family life” for the service of the nation.

IPL 9: Bangalore spinners restrict Daredevils to modest 138


Virat Kohli celebrates after taking a spectacular catch to dismiss Karun Nair on Sunday. (Photo: BCCI)

Loo campaign lands Chhattisgarh government in trouble

An unimaginative campaign by the local administration to make a Chhattisgarh village open defecation-free has landed the state government in trouble.

IPL 9: RCB take on Delhi in knockout clash

RCB skipper Virat Kohli and Delhi Daeredevils captain Zaheer Khan.

Stage is set for a virtual knockout as a rampaging Royal Challengers Bangalore, led by inspirational skipper Virat Kohli, lock horns with an inconsistent Delhi Daredevils in their final league match o

IPL 9: David Warner’s lone charge powers Sunrisers Hyderabad to 158

David Warner’s 73 helped SRH post 158. (Photo: BCCI)

David Warner struck yet another half-century to guide Sunrisers Hyderabad to 158/7 in their Indian Premier League match against Delhi Daredevils here on Friday.

Whatever their political leanings may be, the residents of India’s capital agree on one thing. New Delhi’s air is foul.

As a neutral observer, I have no hesitation in saying that at this moment there is hardly any political party which could pose a political challenge to the BJP at the national level, but that doesn’t