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Congress wins byelection to Chitrakoot seat

Congress’ Razman Benzam won the by-poll by defeating his nearest BJP rival Lachuram Kashyap by a margin of 17,862 votes.

25 Oct 2019 2:19 AM

SC stays criminal trial against Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel in sex CD case

CBI had registered a case against Baghel in Sept 2018 that he allegedly tried to frame then BJP leader Rajesh Munat in fake sex CD case.

21 Oct 2019 12:04 PM

Chhattisgarh CM invites Nobel laureate to state

The CM said his government is committed to bringing development and empowerment to the last person in society.

19 Oct 2019 2:48 AM

Congress finds new leader in Chhattisgarh CM

Under Baghel, Chhattisgarh became the first Congress ruled state to bar operations of Central Bureau of Investigation from the state.

13 Oct 2019 12:11 AM

States’ inaction kept Maoism alive: Bhupesh Baghel

Speaking to this newspaper, Chhattisgarh CM indicated that the Naxal leadership and weapons were moving between state borders with impunity.

11 Oct 2019 4:46 AM


RSS’ nationalism an aberration, says Chhattisgarh CM

The yatra was planned as part of the 150th birth anniversary celebrations of Mahatma Gandhi.

11 Oct 2019 4:38 AM

Bhupesh Baghel takes dig at Centre on economy

The chief minister stated that Congress has also decided to launch an awareness campaign against the slowdown in the economy.

14 Sep 2019 6:50 AM

'Dear Finance Minister... ': Chhattisgarh CM takes dig at Sitharaman's uber remark

Baghel said: 'Both Ola and Uber are offering their services in our Chhattisgarh, yet the automobile sector has grown.'

11 Sep 2019 11:55 AM

Bhupesh Baghel launches own version of ‘Mann Ki Baat’

While Mann Ki Baat is being featured on the All India Radio, Mr Baghel’s Lok Vaani also seems to be picking up pace, sources stated.

10 Sep 2019 3:08 AM

OBC quota in Chhattisgarh increased from 14 to 27 per cent

The decision was taken at a cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel chaired on Tuesday.

30 Aug 2019 2:53 AM


Baghel wants simultaneous byelections

Baghel told the local media that he was surprised why byelections to both the assembly seats were not being held simultaneously.

26 Aug 2019 2:33 AM

15-km-long tricolour unfurled by forming human chain in Chhattisgarh

The event, organised by Vasudhaiv Kutumbakam Foundation, entered the Champions Book of World Records (for the longest tricolour).

12 Aug 2019 10:03 AM

CM Bhupesh Baghel sets goal to eradicate malnutrition, anemia from Chhatisgarh

'This campaign was initiated as a pilot project in Bastar region from July 2019,' Bhupesh Baghel said.

10 Aug 2019 8:23 AM

Watch: Bhupesh Baghel tears up while handing over state Congress president post

Baghel, 57, was replaced by Mohan Markham as the head of the Congress's Chhattisgarh unit on Saturday.

30 Jun 2019 9:29 AM

Tribal leader appointed PCC president

Baghel led the party to an emphatic win in the Assembly elections in December.

29 Jun 2019 7:53 AM


Rahul appoints legislator Mohan Markam as head of Cong's Chhattisgarh unit

The appointment by Gandhi also assumes significance as it comes amid uncertainty over him continuing as Congress president.

28 Jun 2019 4:00 PM

Tribal leader may be Chhattisgarh Congress president to replace Bhupesh Baghel

Congress president Rahul Gandhi has met at least six leaders from the state.

26 Jun 2019 9:09 AM

Schools in Naxal-hit villages in Sukma reopen after 13 years

Salwa Judum was a militia movement launched in 2005 to tackle the growing Naxal violence in the state.

26 Jun 2019 2:24 AM

In wake of deaths due to encephalitis, C'garh govt to give free food to Bastar tribals

The announcement comes in the wake of over 100 children deaths in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district due to acute encephalitis syndrome.

19 Jun 2019 3:14 PM

Amit Jogi lodges complaint against CM Baghel for insulting mother

Earlier, it was erroneously reported that an FIR was registered against the Chief Minister.

18 Jun 2019 3:09 PM