Police seize huge cache of cannabis from inter-state smugglers

Police seize huge cache of cannabis from inter-state smugglers

Monday, 18 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | JANJGIR CHAMPA

Police on Sunday succeeded in nabbing an inter-state cannabis smuggler and seized a huge consignment of 2 quintals cannabis under Saragaon Police Station jurisdiction of the district. Police registered a case under Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act and is further investigating into the matter. Police swung into action on specific...

DRG Jawan injured in Sukma encounter

Monday, 18 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | NARAYANPUR

A District Reserve Guard (DRG) jawan was injured following an encounter with security forces and Maoists in a forested patch of insurgency-hit Narayanpur district, police said here on Sunday. The faceoff between insurgents and police force took place at  around 10 am in the forest of Ikmetta village in Abhujmad area...

No phone tapping in my regime, assures Baghel

Monday, 18 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel addressing the alumni meet at Nagarjuna Post-Graduate Science College, in Raipur on Sunday indicating former chief secretary Vivek Dhand sitting beside him, said, “earlier he used to interact through WhatsApp call and feared to talk through mobile phone.”  “It should not have happened, now in Chhattisgarh no...

Rahul to visit poverty-hit Bastar today

Saturday, 16 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Congress President Rahul Gandhi will be visiting to Bastar on Saturday and he is scheduled to return back tribals land which was acquired by the previous BJP government for allowing a private steel maker to set up an integrated steel plant. Gandhi would also lay a foundation stone for a food-park...

Baghel govt launches job recruitment drive

Saturday, 16 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

The new Congress regime in Chhattisgarh under the leadership of Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel, has unleashed jobs recruitment drive for youth of the state through open recruitment, a government statement claimed on Friday. Baghel has announced recruitment on 40 percent vacant posts of Assistant Professor in government colleges of the state...

Baghel recalls VC Shukla, unveils statue

Saturday, 16 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel and Assembly Speaker Charandas Mahant on Friday unveiled a statue of former union minister and veteran politician late Vidya Charan Shukla at the garden located just in front of Raipur Municipal Corporation office here. VC Shukla, a known political face for decades at national level, was martyred...

Fake news is a matter of serious concern, says CM

Saturday, 16 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel said that presently, fake news is not only affecting Chhattisgarh, but is a matter of grave concern for the entire country and the world. ‘‘Earlier fake news was published only during Holi festival as a prank or joke, but now fake news has become a business....

Oppn stages walk out over bicycle scheme

Saturday, 16 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | RAIPUR

Dissatisfied over the reply by School Education Minister Premsai Singh Tekam, over issue of ‘Saraswati’ bicycle scheme, opposition members of BJP on Friday staged walk out in the state assembly. On demand of members later the minister also announced a probe into sub-standard bicycles purchased. During the Question Hour, BJP legislator and...

State Editions

51-year old man run over by speeding car

18 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

20-year-old arrested for sexually assaulting toddler

18 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Three arrested for molesting 25-yr-old

18 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

41-year-old man dies in road mishap near Ganesh Mandir

18 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Labourers at industrial area deprived of rights

18 February 2019 | Vikas Tyagi | Bhopal

Seminar on Gender mainstreaming in water resources mgmt ends

18 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Sunday Edition

27 more hotels to shut in Karol Bagh in Delhi

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Tech Mahindra board to meet on Feb 21

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

HCSL begins construction of new yard

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Apollo Hospital offers to treat free injured CRPF troopers

17 February 2019 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer