Bastar

Displaced tribals refuse to return to Bastar, demand rehab  

Around 350 such internally displaced persons from AP, Telangana and Odisha assembled here to raise their demands.

published on : 17th June 2019

Would rather die than let Bhupesh Baghel govt allow Adani to mine in Bastar: Ajit Jogi

The former CM lashed out at the state government alleging that Bhupesh Bhagel had earlier promised to not allow Adani to secure any mines in the state.

published on : 9th June 2019

Won’t harm surrendered cadres: Maoists

For the first time in the last decade, the Maoists’ ongoing annual Tactical Counter Offensive Campaign (TCOC) has seen a dip in violence unleashed by the rebels in their stronghold Bastar.

published on : 7th June 2019

Despite Lok Sabha poll loss, Congress happy to win Naxal-hit Bastar seat

Congress nominee Dipak Baij defeated BJP's Baiduram Kashyap by a margin of 38,982 votes in Bastar.

published on : 26th 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.

published on : 18th May 2019

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Voting underway in Bastar amid heightened security

The electorates reached the polling centres since morning with both women and men were seen standing in queues. There are over 13.72 lakh voters and 1878 polling booths for the Bastar seat.

published on : 11th April 2019

One seat, seven candidates, 80,000 security men: Bastar set to vote

BJP MLA Bheema Mandavi and four police personnel were killed in the attack which came two days before polling.

published on : 11th April 2019

Amid mounting attacks, pilot refuses to fly BJP leader to Maoist-hotbed Bastar

Within the last 24 hours, the Maoists have ambushed the paramilitary troopers and killed 4 BSF and one CRPF personnel at Kanker and Dhamtari respectively, in two separate incidents.

published on : 5th April 2019

Security Forces gun down four Maoists in Chhattisgarh's Bastar

The conflict-ridden Bastar Lok Sabha constituency will go to polls in the first phase on April 11.

published on : 26th March 2019

In this Bastar hamlet, youths dream of defending the nation

Interacting with young boys and girls here gives one the sense that they have almost made up their minds to defend the nation's frontiers in time.

published on : 4th March 2019

Bastar: Three security personnel injured in encounters with Naxals

A group of Naxals opened fire on one of the CoBRA teams but the rebels fled after a brief gun-battle that ensued.

published on : 21st February 2019

Maoists burn bus, lorry in EG Agency

According to reports, they asked the passengers to get off the bus before setting it on fire.

published on : 30th January 2019

Forces deployed in Chhattisgarh's Bastar to get counselling units

Counsellors will be recruited and deputed for the paramilitary forces. They will carry out the outreach services to base camps.

published on : 21st January 2019

Of Dalit activism and Maggi's two-minute revolution: Books to read this weekend

Take a look at all the books you could read this weekend with IANS Bookshelf!

published on : 11th January 2019

Give 2013 Maoist attack report to SIT: Chhattisgarh Congress to NIA

The state sought the NIA's investigation files on the Maoist ambush at Darbha in Bastar that eliminated a chunk of the state’s party leadership in 2013.

published on : 26th December 2018
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