Journalists, Mediators Taken 15 Km Inside Forest: The Drama Surrounding CoBRA Jawan's Release

Almost 120 hours after CRPF (CoBRA battalion) jawan Rakeshwar Singh Manhas was held captive by Maoists following a gunfight at Bijapur-Sukma border on last Saturday, a group of mediators accompanied by some local journalists freed Manhas on Thursday deep in the same forest area where the gunfight had taken place. A communique from the Bastar … Read more Journalists, Mediators Taken 15 Km Inside Forest: The Drama Surrounding CoBRA Jawan's Release

BJP Took Help from Ajmal Earlier, now Spreading Hate against Him: Bhupesh Baghel

Chhattisgarh chief minister Bhupesh Baghel does not have to worry about elections in his own state right now. He is busy, nevertheless, as an observer of the Congress for the Assam polls, to be held in three phases starting March 27 and results on May 2. The party has formed a Maha Jot, or grand … Read more BJP Took Help from Ajmal Earlier, now Spreading Hate against Him: Bhupesh Baghel

Five police personnel killed, 13 injured as Naxals blow up bus in Chhattisgarh

Raipur: Five police personnel were killed and 13 others injured as Naxals blew up the bus in which they were traveling in Chhattisgarh’s Narayanpur district on Tuesday, senior police officials said. The landmine explosions took place between Kanhargaon and Kadenar villages under Dhaudai police station limits. Personnel of the police’s District Reserve Guard (DRG) were … Read more Five police personnel killed, 13 injured as Naxals blow up bus in Chhattisgarh

Charges Against CM Sonowal, Himanta to Be Probed if ‘Grand Alliance’ Forms Govt in Assam: Bhupesh Baghel

The Congress-led ‘Grand Alliance’, if voted to power in Assam, will investigate all corruption allegations against the BJP government and its ministers, including CM Sarbananda Sonowal and Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, said Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel. The senior Congress leader and a close confidante of Rahul Gandhi has been appointed as the observer … Read more Charges Against CM Sonowal, Himanta to Be Probed if ‘Grand Alliance’ Forms Govt in Assam: Bhupesh Baghel

Sachin Tendulkar to be back in action; Raipur to host Road Safety World Series T20 next month

MUMBAI: Cricket legends such as Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Brian Lara and Muttiah Muralitharan will take the field once again as the ‘Unacademy Road Safety World Series T20‘ gets underway in Raipur from March 2 to 21. The first edition of the series was called off after four games on March 11 last year due … Read more Sachin Tendulkar to be back in action; Raipur to host Road Safety World Series T20 next month

Chhattisgarh CM Tenure Speculation: Will Go if Asked To, Says Bhupesh Baghel

File photo of Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel. When Baghel became CM in December, 2018 pipping some others to the post, there was buzz in the media at the time that consensus was brought about by the party based on the sharing of tenure formula. PTI Raipur Last Updated: December 11, 2020, 22:00 IST FOLLOW US … Read more Chhattisgarh CM Tenure Speculation: Will Go if Asked To, Says Bhupesh Baghel

‘Regardless of Acts of Gods, Humans’: 7 Non-BJP States, 1 UT Reject Centre’s GST Compensation Options

As per Centre’s calculation, about Rs 97,000 crore is on account of GST implementation and rest Rs 1.38 lakh crore is the impact of COVID-19 on states’ revenues. Image for representation (Photo courtesy: AFP) The Centre and Opposition-ruled states are at loggerheads over the financing of the Rs 2.35 lakh crore GST shortfall in the … Read more ‘Regardless of Acts of Gods, Humans’: 7 Non-BJP States, 1 UT Reject Centre’s GST Compensation Options

In Letter to FM Sitharaman, Chhattisgarh CM Rejects ‘States Should Borrow’ Plan, Lists Other Ways to Bridge Deficit

File photo of Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel. Bhupesh Baghel made the statement after the Centre on Thursday presented two options to states under which they can borrow from the market to make up for the estimated deficit of Rs 2.35 lakh crore this fiscal. News18.com Last Updated: August 31, 2020, 5:56 PM IST … Read more In Letter to FM Sitharaman, Chhattisgarh CM Rejects ‘States Should Borrow’ Plan, Lists Other Ways to Bridge Deficit

PM Modi extends birthday wishes to Bhupesh Baghel | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday greeted Congress leader and Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on his birthday. Baghel, who took over as the state chief minister in 2018, turned 59 on Sunday. “Best wishes to Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on his birthday. May God grant him a long life and keep … Read more PM Modi extends birthday wishes to Bhupesh Baghel | India News – Times of India

IMD Issues Red Alert for 2 Maharashtra Dists; More Rains Likely in Odisha, Telangana, Chhattisgarh Today

Four rain-related deaths were reported from Odisha and Telangana on Sunday and a red alert of extremely heavy showers was issued for two districts in Maharashtra. In north India, rains lashed Rajasthan, Uttarakhand and parts of Uttar Pradesh. However, Delhiites witnessed sultry weather as humidity levels shot up to 91 per cent and the … Read more IMD Issues Red Alert for 2 Maharashtra Dists; More Rains Likely in Odisha, Telangana, Chhattisgarh Today