Chattisgarh

  • Millionaires line up to enter Chhattisgarh Assembly 08-11-2013 05:42 PM

    A report compiled by Chhattisgarh Election Watch and Association for Democratic Reforms has found that about 22 per cent of second phase contestants of Chhattisgarh Assembly polls are millionaires. Average worth of assets per candidate contesting the second phase of assembly elections is Rs.1.56 crore. The top three candidates with...
  • Clashes erupt on a news channel show; BJP minister, Raipur mayor arrested 04-11-2013 08:39 AM

    Senior BJP minister Brijmohan Agrawal and Raipur Mayor Kiranmayee Nayak were arrested in connection with a clash between their supporters during a news channel show in Raipur, police said. Agrawal and Nayak were arrested on Saturday night, but were later released on bail bond, police said. A clash broke out...
  • Maoists get no foreign financial support: Sudeep Chakravarti 28-05-2013 05:32 PM

    Sudeep Chakravarti, author of 'Red Sun: Travels In Naxalite Country', have studied the evolution of the Maoist movement from its early days. How deep-rooted are its support structures and why is the mighty Indian state not being able to tackle this problem like they have done in Jammu and Kashmir...
  • UP: Police put on high alert in Naxal-hit districts 26-05-2013 09:13 AM

    Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh police were put on high alert in three naxal-affected districts of the state on Saturday in the wake of the Naxal attack on Congress leaders in Chhattisgarh. Three Naxal-affected districts - Chandauli, Sonbhadra and Mirzapur - have been alerted and police patrolling have been increased, IG...
  • One win can't predict the trend of 2014: Pawar on K'taka polls 09-05-2013 12:33 PM

    New Delhi: Key UPA ally and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar has struck a note of caution on the Congress's win in Karnataka. Pawar said a single win can't predict the trend for the general elections. Speaking at a rally in Satara, the NCP chief said that the...
  • Unequal justice breeds communalism and terrorism

    Newsman |  Rajdeep Sardesai
    "Justice", the new rallying cry on the streets and in the studios, can be awfully selective at times. The brutal gangrape of a Delhi girl...

  • Chattisgarh tribal prostitution: Centre to send fact-finding team, says KC Deo 29-03-2013 05:28 PM

    An IBN Network expose showed how tribal women were forced into prostitution at a government run hostel in Chattisgarh by the hostel warden. ...
  • 10 policemen killed by naxals in Dantewada 10-06-2011 11:29 AM

    This was the fifth naxal attacks in Chattisgarh in last one month. ...
  • My son is a Gandhian: Binayak Sen's mother 15-04-2011 12:17 PM

    New Delhi: Binayak Sen's family including wife Illina Sen, mother Anusuya Sen and brother Dipanker Sen are elated at the Supreme Court verdict granting him bail. Speaking to CNN-IBN they expressed their happiness and claimed that Sen was a Gandhian and never believed in violence. Illina said, "It is only...
  • SC to hear Binayak Sen's bail plea on Monday 10-04-2011 09:48 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will hear on Monday the bail plea of civil rights activist Binayak Sen, who has been sentenced to life imprisonment on charges of sedition and links with Naxalites. Sen, 61, has challenged the order of the Chhattisgarh High Court, which had rejected his bail plea...
  • Chhattisgarh Govt opposes Binayak Sen's bail 06-04-2011 07:43 PM

    New Delhi: Chhattisgarh government on Wednesday opposed the petition of rights activist Binayak Sen in the Supreme Court seeking bail and stay on his life term for his links with Maoists saying he was involved in providing safe hideouts and logistic support to hardcore Naxalites. "He (Sen) provides active support...
  • Chattisgargh HC rejects Binayak's bail plea 10-02-2011 09:53 PM

    Bilaspur: Sentenced to life in prison on sedition charges, rights activist Binayak Sen was refused bail by the Chattisgargh High Court on Thursday. Sen's family and supporters allege, there was prejudice in the way the case was being handled. They will now appeal in the Supreme Court. Charged with sedition,...
  • DGP's remarks expose divide in anti-Naxal war 03-07-2010 12:12 AM

    Union Home ministry officials are critical of the Chattisgarh police following adverse comments from the state DGP. ...
  • After two years in jail, Binayak Sen finally gets bail 26-05-2009 01:30 AM

    Sen was incarcerated for more than 2 years for his alleged links with Naxals. ...
  • Watch: Naxals take train passengers hostage 22-04-2009 10:23 PM

    Naxal footprints were seen in Jharkhand a day before polling. ...
  • Naxal train hijack drama ends | Watch 22-04-2009 10:28 AM

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