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Centre Is Saddling States With Debt: Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel

Jan 13, 2022 Ashutosh Sharma

In an exclusive interview with Outlook, Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel talks about the challenges and achievements of his government after completing three years in office.

Chhattisgarh Villagers Pledge To 'Boycott' Muslims In Viral Video, Probe Ordered

Jan 07, 2022 PTI

Chhattisgarh oath video of boycotting Muslims reportedly shot in Kundikala village, located under Lundra police station limits of the district on January 5, came to light on Thursday.

Chhattisgarh: Naxals Kill Man At Kanker Village; Accuse Him Of Being Police Informer

Chhattisgarh: The Naxals shot dead Mahesh Baghel at a local market in Badrangi village under Koyalibeda police station limits, over 200 kilometres from Raipur, the officials said.

Derogatory Remarks On Mahatma Gandhi: Case Registered Against Kalicharan Maharaj In Maharashtra

Dec 28, 2021 PTI

The Hindu seer Kalicharan Maharaj, alias Abhjit Sarag, a resident of Shivajinagar in old city area of Akola had made derogatory remarks against Mahatma Gandhi, during an event in Chhattisgarh.

Officer Suspended Over ‘Derogatory’ Remark Against Mahatma Gandhi In Chhattisgarh

Chhattisgarh: Earlier, a Hindu religious leader Kalicharan Maharaj had made a derogatory remark against Mahatma Gandhi, and hailed his assassin Nathuram Godse.

27 December, 2021

Security Forces Kill 6 Maoists Near Chhattisgarh Telangana Border


The incident took place under Kishtaram police station limits of South Bastar area under Sukma District, near Chhattisgarh Telangana border, the officials said.

27 December, 2021

Chattisgarh Police File FIR Against Religious Leader For Derogatory Comment On Mahatma Gandhi


Hindu religious leader Kalicharan Maharaj had used abusive words against Mahatma Gandhi, during a religious convocation in Chhattisgarh’s Raipur. Maharaj had also hailed Gandhi’s assassin Nathuram Godse.

26 December, 2021

Chhattisgarh: Security Forces Start Weekly Market To Provide Villagers Relief In Naxal Hit Abujhmad


Chhattisgarh: The weekly market was started at Kadmeta village near a police camp on Saturday, the officials said following a demand by the locals.

21 December, 2021

Chhattisgarh: Cop Injured In IED Blast By Naxals In Dantewada


Chhattisgarh: The naxals hiding in a forest triggered an IED blast in Dantewada, in which an assistant constable received minor splinter injuries, the officials said.

03 December, 2021

‘Christian Missionaries More Dangerous Than Naxals’: BJP MP

Outlook Web Desk

BJP’s Raigarh MP Gomati Sai, while raising the issue of alleged religious conversion in Chhattisgarh said tribal people in the state were lured by Christian missionaries for conversion.

23 November, 2021

Chhattisgarh CM Demands 5.25L Gunny Bags For Purchase Of Paddy

Outlook Web Desk

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Tuesday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi requesting him to ensure timely supply of new jute gunny bags as per the plan issued by the Food Department, Government of India on November 12, 2021.


05 November, 2021

Watch | Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel Gets Himself Whipped ‘For Prosperity Of His State’

Outlook Web Desk

The practice is done traditionally to seek blessings for prosperity of the state on Govardhan puja, celebrated on next day of Diwali.

04 November, 2021

Meet 'Bambooka', A Bicycle-Turned-Bamboo Two Wheeler Designed To Save Dying Tribal Art Forms Of Chhattisgarh

Jeevan Prakash Sharma

Four traditional items, wrought iron, ball metal, bamboo and jute were incorporated to make this bicycle.

06 October, 2021

Lakhimpur Kheri: Chhattisgarh, Punjab Govts Announce Rs 50 Lakh Relief To Victim Families

Outlook Web Desk

The governments of both states Punjab and Chhattisgarh have announced assistance to families of four killed farmers and a journalist in UP’s Lakhimpur Kheri violence.

02 October, 2021

Chhattisgarh: 12 Policemen Gets Injured As Bus Falls Into Ditch In Surguja District

Outlook Web Desk

A total of 38 police personnel were on board the bus at the time of the accident and it was going from Mainpat Police Training School in Surguja to Mungeli

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

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Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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