BJP faces tough fight in Chhattisgarh's Dongargarh; high anti-incumbency due to lack of jobs gives Congress edge
In the Chhattisgarh polls, one of the reasons why it will be difficult for the BJP to save Dongargarh is that the local issues here trump the "national" ones.
Rafale deal: Rahul Gandhi slams Narendra Modi on Twitter, claims govt treating cost of fighter jets like 'national secret'
Rahul said that many including Modi, Anil Ambani, Francois Hollande, Emmanuel Macron and others are all aware of the costs of the Rafale deal, but yet none are disclosing the same to the Supreme Court.
Chhattisgarh elections: Maoist threat, farmers' plight, lack of road connectivity among key poll issues in focus
Among the issues that were repeatedly brought up during campaigning in Chhattisgarh were Maoist threat, corruption, farmers' distress, road connectivity issues and power shortage.
Chhattisgarh polls: Dantewada, Bastar, Rajnandgaon, Marwahi, Bilaspur constituencies likely to be in spotlight
Of the 90 Assembly constituencies in Chhattisgarh, 51 are general, while 10 are reserved for Scheduled Castes and 29 for Scheduled Tribes.
Daily Bulletin: Modi arrives in Japan; 11 killed in Pittsburgh shooting; India to face Pakistan in Asian Champions trophy; day's top stories
Today's top stories: Narendra Modi arrives in Japan; 11 dead after synagogue shooting in Pittsburgh; Defending champions India to play Pakistan in the final for the Asian Champions Trophy, and more.
Chhattisgarh Assembly Election 2018: Rahul Gandhi to address farmers, NGO officials working in sensitive areas
Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Monday confirmed that he will be visiting poll-bound Chhattisgarh to address a public gathering in Raipur.
Around 30 per cent polling was recorded till noon today in 72 constituencies spread over 19 districts of Chhattisgarh where voting for the second and last phase of Assembly polls is underway
Tribal Welfare minister Kedar Kashyap, Sports minister Lata Usendi and Congress MLA Kawasi Lakhma were among the 42 candidates who filed their nomination papers today for the first phase of Legislative Assembly elections in Chhattisgarh today