Ejaz Kaiser

Chhattisgarh: 121 surrendered Maoists pass out as cops, to join anti-Naxal operations soon

117 of the ex-Maoists, who were illiterate before joining the training course, also developed their ability to read and write.

9 hours ago

Three maoists killed, one jawan injured during gunfight in Chhattisgarh

One SSB head constable, Aman Kumar, sustained bullet injuries during the gunfight.

23 Nov 2020

WATCH| Priests walk over women lying on ground to bless them with children in Chhattisgarh

The annual congregation called as ‘Madhai Mela’ held on the first Friday after Diwali, was attended by thousands of devotees, most tribals to offer their reverence to Goddess Angaarmoti.

22 Nov 2020

By women, for women: Chhattisgarh launches special urban mobile clinic 

The clinic will have provisions of all primary health care facilities besides the treatment and diagnosis of diseases related to women's health and well-being.

18 Nov 2020

Five members of a family found hanging in Chhattisgarh capital, mass suicide suspected

“The body of Kamlesh Sahu, the head of the family, was found in one room while the remaining four were hanging in an adjacent room. So far, we didn't find any suicide note,” said a police officer

17 Nov 2020

‘Diwali Gift' of sanitary pads for Maoist women in Chhattisgarh to win trust

It is believed that around 40-50 per cent of the strength in the outlawed CPI (Maoist) comprises of women.

15 Nov 2020

Raipur diary

Many residents were upset as they couldn’t connect to the federation outlets and also get the discount offered ahead of the festival.

15 Nov 2020

Maoists into 'poll khol' mode to expose leaders, Bastar police launch counter propaganda

The outlawed CPIM is using the tribal culture as means of communication to infuse distrust among tribal villagers against the elected leaders

08 Nov 2020

Period! Menstruation is not a taboo, ‘PAD DIDI’ out to burst the myth

Kour, forced to undergo uterus removal surgery after complications, distributed 5 lakh sanitary pads at slums, schools, reports Ejaz Kaiser

08 Nov 2020

Chhattisgarh human rights commission seeks report on rising pollution in Korba

"The Air Quality Index of Korba has worsened with a significant rise in pollutants by almost double the level in recent days," the Commission stated.

07 Nov 2020

IMA seeks ban of firecracker sale amid Covid-19 pandemic in Chhattisgarh

We shouldn’t be complacent as increased pollution owing to smoke from the firecrackers burnt during the Diwali or any festival might further affect those who are vulnerable, IMA said.

04 Nov 2020

Raipur diary

Budha Talab-Vivekanand Sarovar in Raipur is ready with a new visual treat for tourists.

03 Nov 2020

Villagers in Maoist-hit Chhattisgarh protest against opening of new security camps

As many as 15 new security camps have been proposed during the ongoing financial year in Sukma, Dantewada, Narayanpur, and Bijapur. 

28 Oct 2020

Chhattisgarh govt tables new farm bill, says it doesn’t clash with Central laws

Soon after tabling the bill in the Assembly, the state agriculture minister Ravindra Choubey called the move as intended towards 'protecting the concerns and benefits of farmers'.

27 Oct 2020

'Jal Jeevan' mission: Chhattisgarh cancels EOI tender following graft in central scheme

The Bhupesh Baghel cabinet took cognisance of the series of complaints against the public health engineering (PHE) department that has allotted contracts to the vendors and firms.

26 Oct 2020