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CRPF jawan commits suicide in Chattisgarh's Sukma district
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CRPF jawan commits suicide in Chattisgarh's Sukma district

A 41-year-old jawan of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) allegedly committed suicide on Sunday by shooting himself in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district.

Prasar Bharati to distribute DTH set-top boxes to Naxal-hit areas for free
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Prasar Bharati to distribute DTH set-top boxes to Naxal-hit areas for free

Besides a dedicated DD channel for Chhattisgarh, Naidu had also stated that a high-power transmitter would be commissioned in Jagdalpur (Bastar district headquarter) which would beam signal of AIR Jagdalpur to a radius of 200 kms.

Naxal killed in gunfire exchange with security forces in Chhattisgarh
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Naxal killed in gunfire exchange with security forces in Chhattisgarh

A Naxal was on Saturday killed in an exchange of fire with security forces in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district

CRPF on defensive after facing flak for using human rights exception to refuse information under RTI
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CRPF on defensive after facing flak for using human rights exception to refuse information under RTI

Facing flak for not acknowledging killing of its men in naxal attack as a human rights violation, the CRPF said that its response was "misinterpreted".

Naxals kill ex-sarpanch of Cholnar after suspecting him of being a police informer
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Naxals kill ex-sarpanch of Cholnar after suspecting him of being a police informer

A former sarpanch was killed, allegedly by Naxals in Chhattisgarh’s Dantewada district after they suspected him to be a police informer, police said on Tuesday.

Fire breaks out in Chhattisgarh power plant, seven workers injured
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Fire breaks out in Chhattisgarh power plant, seven workers injured

Seven workers were injured on Sunday when a major fire broke out in a private power plant in Chhattisgarh's Korba district, police said.

Naxalism an old problem, need two-pronged strategy to tackle it: Venkaiah Naidu
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Naxalism an old problem, need two-pronged strategy to tackle it: Venkaiah Naidu

Terming naxalism a 50-year-old problem in the country, Union minister Venkaiah Naidu proposed a two-pronged approach to tackle the red "challenge".

Naxal involved in Sukma attack claims DU prof Nalini Sundar, rights activist Bela Bhatia contacted Maoist leadership
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Naxal involved in Sukma attack claims DU prof Nalini Sundar, rights activist Bela Bhatia contacted Maoist leadership

Nandini Sundar has rubbished all accusations made by Panda saying that he has made the statement under duress.

Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh's Sukma: How 300 Maoists attacked 99-member CRPF troop
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Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh's Sukma: How 300 Maoists attacked 99-member CRPF troop

A CRPF patrol party of the 74th battalion with nearly 100 personnel was tasked to provide security for road construction work in a forest area near Chintagufa in Sukma district.

Sukma attack: CRPF survivor claims women were part of ambush in Chhattisgarh; weapons looted
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Sukma attack: CRPF survivor claims women were part of ambush in Chhattisgarh; weapons looted

At least 25 CRPF personnel were killed and six wounded in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district Monday, the deadliest attack by Maoists targeting security forces this year.

Naxals kill 26 CRPF men in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district; CPI (Maoist) military wing likely behind attack
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Naxals kill 26 CRPF men in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district; CPI (Maoist) military wing likely behind attack

In one of the most shocking and gruesome ambush by the Maoists, 26 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel were killed and more than half a dozen seriously injured in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district on Monday

Sukma attack: Narendra Modi calls Maoist killing of 26 CRPF jawans 'cowardly and deplorable'
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Sukma attack: Narendra Modi calls Maoist killing of 26 CRPF jawans 'cowardly and deplorable'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday described the killing of 24 CRPF personnel in Chhattisgarh by Maoists as "cowardly and deplorable".

Liquor ban: No surprise if Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan govts use prohibition as an electoral strategy
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Liquor ban: No surprise if Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan govts use prohibition as an electoral strategy

Bihar banned liquor a few months ago. Madhya Pradesh is planning to phase out liquor shops over the next few years. Chhattisgarh is considering a complete ban on liquor. Protests against liquor shops is gathering momentum across Rajasthan.

UP Election 2017: What's keeping Narendra Modi from waiving farmers' loans, asks Akhilesh
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UP Election 2017: What's keeping Narendra Modi from waiving farmers' loans, asks Akhilesh

Taking on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his poll promises, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on asked why he was waiting for the results of the state Assembly election to waive farmers' loans.

Vijay Hazare Trophy: MS Dhoni's quick-fire century guides Jharkhand to 78-run win
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Vijay Hazare Trophy: MS Dhoni's quick-fire century guides Jharkhand to 78-run win

Mahendra Singh Dhoni slammed a 107-ball 129 for Jharkhand in a Group D league encounter of the Vijay Hazare Trophy against Chhattisgarh

Chattisgarh IED blast: Three women killed, five others injured in Narayanpur district
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Chattisgarh IED blast: Three women killed, five others injured in Narayanpur district

At least three women were killed and five others injured in an explosion in the remote forests of Chattisgarh

Coal Scam: CBI files fresh charge sheet against ex-coal secy HC Gupta
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Coal Scam: CBI files fresh charge sheet against ex-coal secy HC Gupta

The CBI has, reportedly, claimed that the accused hatched a criminal conspiracy to cheat the Screening Committee, in order to bag mining contract

Nandini Sundar booked for murder of Chattisgarh tribal, calls FIR absurd, vindictive
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Nandini Sundar booked for murder of Chattisgarh tribal, calls FIR absurd, vindictive

Shankar Baghel, the slain tribal along with other villagers had reportedly lodged a complaint against Nandini Sundar and others in May for inciting tribals against police.

Chhattisgarh police register murder case against DU professor Nandini Sundar
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Chhattisgarh police register murder case against DU professor Nandini Sundar

undar on the other hand has rubbished all allegations leveled against her. "Filing an FIR against us is absurd. We haven't even been to that area since May," she said.

'Jealous' nations trying to destabalise us but govt will never let India bow down: Rajnath Singh
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'Jealous' nations trying to destabalise us but govt will never let India bow down: Rajnath Singh

Singh also said unable to stomach India's rapid growth, some countries are trying to destabilise the nation.