Wednesday, 29 March, 2023

Topic: Chhattisgarh

Face of Gharwapsi in Chhattisgarh, Dilip Singh Judeo’s legacy being renewed by RSS-BJP

Prabal Singh Judev says his father did not get his due as he deserved to be chief minister. BJP is now feeling his relevance as it prepares for next year’s electoral battle.

Govt & households spend more for hospitalisation in private than public facilities, says study

The research by IIT-Jodhpur also found that the total per day spending in hospitalisation was around Rs 2,800 at public hospitals and Rs 6,800 in private facilities.

BJP slams Chhattisgarh Congress mayor for ‘disrespecting Hindus’ in Buddhist conversion event

Congress Mayor Hema Deshmukh, however, said she is a Hindu and did not take any pledge during the event or did anything to hurt religious sentiments.

How a homegrown YouTube channel is making Bollywood dreams come true in a Chhattisgarh village

Gyanendra Shukla and Jai Verma set up the 'Being Chhattisgarhiya' in 2018 and one-third of the villagers participate in some form of content creation for the YouTube channel.

ED arrests IAS officer Sameer Vishnoi, 2 others in money laundering case in Chhattisgarh

This comes after the ED launched multiple raids linked to alleged illegal levy extorted from transporters in the state by purported nexus of govt officials, businessmen & private entities.

What is Chhattisgarh’s ‘PDS scam’ & why ED wants SC to allow a CBI investigation into it

Alleged PDS scam was unearthed in 2015 by Chhattisgarh's Anti-Corruption Bureau. SC will hear ED's plea to transfer the probe to CBI on 26 September.

Viral video shared by Chhattisgarh Congress of BJP MP Tejasvi Surya’s Raipur rally is edited

The Chhattisgarh Congress shared a 13-second clip showing people raising slogans of 'Bhupesh Baghel zindabad' during Surya's rally.

OBC votebank, counter to Baghel — Why BJP replaced its tribal Chhattisgarh unit chief

By appointing Arun Sao as Chhattisgarh chief, party seeks to not only counter CM Baghel's clout as prominent OBC face, but also infuse energy among cadres ahead of next year's polls.

Chhattisgarh tribals freed of 2017 Sukma attack charges return home. But home has changed

Each acquitted tribal ThePrint met in Burkapal village, the site of 2017 Sukma Maoist attack, has a story to tell. So do the police, which still doesn't consider villagers to be innocent.

SC dismisses plea seeking probe into alleged extra-judicial killings of tribals in Chhattisgarh

In its decision, the SC left it to the Chhattisgarh government to act on Centre’s appeal to prosecute petitioner for bringing false charges.

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File photo of smog in Delhi. Some doctors have called air pollution a bigger threat than Covid-19.| Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

Air quality is better but not enough to banish air purifiers. Here are options for your room & car

What’s the solution for people who cannot leave Delhi? Air purifiers from Dyson's expensive range to Xiaomi's affordable ones can be of help.

NFRA to conduct audit quality inspections of five audit firms

New Delhi, Nov 16 (PTI) The National Financial Reporting Authority (NFRA) will carry out audit quality inspections of five audit firms, including the...


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In a first, six women officers to enter prestigious Defence Services Staff College

As many as 15 women appeared for the examination, out of which six were selected, including one who has made it to the course along with her husband. 

Why military is more for asserting political will, not just about controlling territory

No matter what tactics, doctrine, or weapon system is used, the objective of any war is to control territory, argues Gen. MM Naravane (retd). But it's politics that matters most.