Ejaz Kaiser

NIA to probe the Maoist attack that killed BJP MLA Bheema Mandavi

Barely two days before the first phase of polling in Bastar Lok Sabha constituency, the BJP MLA and four policemen were killed in a powerful IED blast triggered by the Maoists at Dantewada on April 9.

22 May 2019

Raipur Diary

The Congress government has set a deadline of 2020 to ensure all municipal corporations, including Raipur, are equipped to supply water and not depend on tankers.

22 May 2019

IAF chopper airlifts two injured jawans in Maoist stronghold in Chhattisgarh

A team of district reserve guards (DRG) was on the search operation at Kerlapal area when two jawans accidentally hit an IED planted by the Naxalites as part of a booby trap.

21 May 2019

Lok Sabha election results will “make or mar” dreams of elected Congress MLAs eyeing plum posts in Boards, Corporations

If the party insiders are to be believed, the performance of many who worked for the Congress candidates during the Lok Sabha elections would be assessed by the outcome of the results.

20 May 2019

Married CRPF man weds girlfriend, remarries wife at the same time

The marrige ceremony of Anil Paikra, a native of tribal-dominated Jashpur and deployed in Varanasi , has left villagers bemused and baffled. 

20 May 2019

2019 Lok Sabha polls: Exit polls suggest that BJP’s experiment worked in Chhattisgarh

Though the Congress might have won the previous assembly election, the BJP’s experiment with new faces in the poll fray seems to be working in its favour.

19 May 2019

Chhattisgarh: Indravati river Bastar’s lifeline faces grave crisis, locals resort to 'Pad-yatra' to save it

The foot-march is creating awareness on cleanliness, trees plantation on riverside and the environmental and economic benefits from the river for the society.

18 May 2019

TNIE impact: Chhattisgarh forest department orders probe on CRPF troopers accused of poaching

Earlier, the New indian Express had reported on a NTCA report citing CRPF personnel having indulged in hunting of wild animals and using firewood from the Udanti-Sitanadi Tiger Reserve.

17 May 2019

Pregnant Maoist leader abandoned by Naxal organisation for 'violating' rules, delivers baby-girl

Sunita got pregnant and insisted on having a baby while being engaged with Maoist organisation where family life is prohibited and rebels can’t nurture the hope of experiencing parenthood.

16 May 2019

In first timer, rape victim argues for her case in Chhattisgarh High Court

The court asked the local police onwhy there has been no arrest after the FIR had been lodged.

15 May 2019

Corruption in Textbook Corporation: Chhattisgarh chief Lokayukta orders action against ex-IAS, two senior officials

The chief Lokayukta has asked the school education secretary to furnish information about the action taken or the proposed move against the three “guilty” officials within three months.

14 May 2019

Here's a Chattisgarh IAS officer's motivational message after student's suicide for poor percentage

Chhattisgarh IAS officer reveals his academic percent on FB, to convince students with poor results that ‘percentage in exams is just a number game’.

13 May 2019

CRPF accused of illegal activity in Chhattisgarh tiger reserve

The NTCA report further stated that forest clearances for diversion of forest land for establishment of CRPF camps are required to be verified.

13 May 2019

Raipur diary

Justice PR Ramachandra Menon took oath as the 13th Chief Justice of Chhattisgarh High Court at Durbar Hall of Raj Bhavan in Raipur.

10 May 2019

Chhattisgarh 'ignores' requests to notify Bhoramdev as a tiger reserve 

Unconfirmed reports cited political pressure by the earlier state government for the non-implementation of the recommendation.

09 May 2019