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Rahul Gandhi to lay foundation stone of Amar Jawan Jyoti in Raipur today
India

Rahul Gandhi to lay foundation stone of Amar Jawan Jyoti in Raipur today

The Amar Jawan Jyoti will be constructed on the premises of the 4th Battalion, Chhattisgarh Armed Forces Mana, Raipur, according to an official statement

One person dead, 11 injured in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada after Naxals blow up SUV
India

One person dead, 11 injured in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada after Naxals blow up SUV

Officials suspect that the rebels might have planned to target security forces, but mistakenly attacked the civilian vehicle

Coronavirus Latest News Updates: Haryana sees 421 cases of black fungus with maximum infections reported in Gurugram
India

Coronavirus Latest News Updates: Haryana sees 421 cases of black fungus with maximum infections reported in Gurugram

Coronavirus Latest News Updates: The Haryana health minister Anil Vij said the state government has made a requisition of 12,000 injections of Amphotericin-B, used in treating black fungus, from the Central Government

Chhattisgarh extends lockdown in Raipur till 31 May, but allows shops to remain open till 5 pm
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Chhattisgarh extends lockdown in Raipur till 31 May, but allows shops to remain open till 5 pm

On Sundays, only petrol pumps, hospitals, medical establishments, medicine shops, PDS shops will be allowed to function, an officia said

NIT Raipur postpones NIMCET 2021 due to COVID-19; check details on nimcet.in
India

NIT Raipur postpones NIMCET 2021 due to COVID-19; check details on nimcet.in

The Institute has also suspended the student help desk till 12 May, as per a notice on the site

Amid rise in COVID-19 cases, Chhattisgarh govt imposes lockdown in Raipur district from 9 to 19 April
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Amid rise in COVID-19 cases, Chhattisgarh govt imposes lockdown in Raipur district from 9 to 19 April

During the lockdown period, the district's border will be completely sealed and all shops and commercial establishments, except medical stores, will remain closed

West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Raipur profile: Constituency witnessed 86.74% turnout in 2016 polls
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West Bengal Assembly election 2021, Raipur profile: Constituency witnessed 86.74% turnout in 2016 polls

In the 2016 West Bengal Legislative Assembly election, Trinamool Congress’ Birendra Nath Tudu won the Raipur (ST) seat

Road Safety World Series: West Indies Legends beat England Legends to set up semi-final showdown with India
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Road Safety World Series: West Indies Legends beat England Legends to set up semi-final showdown with India

Chasing 187 England Legends, half centuries from Dwayne Smith and Narsingh Deonarine saw West Indies through to the knockout stage.

Road Safety World Series: No entry for spectators without masks at Raipur stadium
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Road Safety World Series: No entry for spectators without masks at Raipur stadium

A large crowd of viewers was seen enjoying the last few matches in the stadium without wearing masks.

Sachin Tendulkar to be back in action as Raipur will host Road Safety World Series T20 next month
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Sachin Tendulkar to be back in action as Raipur will host Road Safety World Series T20 next month

An array of stars including Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Brian Lara, Bret Lee, Tilakratne Dilshan, Muttiah Muralitharan and many more legends of five cricket playing nations - Australia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, West Indies and India will be back in the field to recreate the magic of old in the annual T20 cricket tournament, organized to create awareness towards road safety in the country, a media release said

Incessant rains trigger flood-like situation in four Chhattisgarh districts; Mahanadi river crosses danger mark
India

Incessant rains trigger flood-like situation in four Chhattisgarh districts; Mahanadi river crosses danger mark

Thousands were shifted to 219 relief camps, while nearly 12,000 houses were partially or completely damaged due to the rains, a public relations department official said

Raipur-based journalist files FIR against Facebook India's public policy director for 'inciting communal animosity'
India

Raipur-based journalist files FIR against Facebook India's public policy director for 'inciting communal animosity'

The FIR against Facebook India's public policy director Ankhi Das was filed by journalist Awesh Tiwari, who is named in a separate FIR filed by Das in Delhi

Two minors among three Naxals held in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district after brief exchange of fire
India

Two minors among three Naxals held in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district after brief exchange of fire

All the three were allegedly tasked with arranging commodities of daily use for senior cadres, and spreading Maoist propaganda, the police said

Coronavirus Updates: Two CBI officers probing Tamil Nadu extrajudicial deaths test COVID-19 positive; state reports 6,472 cases
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Coronavirus Updates: Two CBI officers probing Tamil Nadu extrajudicial deaths test COVID-19 positive; state reports 6,472 cases

Coronavirus Updates: The Assam government will release 376 prisoners in the next few days to decongest jails across the state after 535 inmates tested positive for COVID-19, an official said on Thursday.

Remembering Ajit Jogi: A staunch believer of sons-of-soil concept, JCC chief steered Chhattisgarh into statehood
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Remembering Ajit Jogi: A staunch believer of sons-of-soil concept, JCC chief steered Chhattisgarh into statehood

Chhattisgarh and its capital Raipur will remember Ajit Pramod Jogi, one of the few leaders from the state with high national recall, for steering the two into the 21st century with an independent identity beyond the confines of Madhya Pradesh

Ex-Chhattisgarh CM Ajit Jogi’s condition remains very critical with ‘almost nil’ brain activity, doctors start ‘audio therapy’
India

Ex-Chhattisgarh CM Ajit Jogi’s condition remains very critical with ‘almost nil’ brain activity, doctors start ‘audio therapy’

Former Chhattisgarh chief minister Ajit Jogi's condition is very critical and he continues to be on a ventilator support, doctors said

Ajit Jogi slips into coma after suffering cardiac arrest; ex-Chhattisgarh CM's condition is critical, say hospital authorities
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Ajit Jogi slips into coma after suffering cardiac arrest; ex-Chhattisgarh CM's condition is critical, say hospital authorities

According to a medical bulletin issued by Shree Narayana Hospital on Sunday, the condition of Jogi, who is in a coma, is critical.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Nurses in AIIMS Raipur look after 3-month-old baby boy after mother, family test positive for COVID-19
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Nurses in AIIMS Raipur look after 3-month-old baby boy after mother, family test positive for COVID-19

With the mother and two other family members of a three-month-old baby boy infected with the novel coronavirus and undergoing treatment at AIIMS Raipur, the four nurses are now giving motherly care to the infant.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Raipur-based couple names newborn twins 'Corona' and 'Covid'; parents say they may rename kids later
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Raipur-based couple names newborn twins 'Corona' and 'Covid'; parents say they may rename kids later

The two words may evoke fear and devastation in minds of others, but for the Raipur-based couple, they symbolise triumph over hardships as the twins - a boy and a girl - were born during the ongoing coronavirus-enforced nationwide lockdown which has disrupted normal life.

Income Tax Dept raids 25 premises linked to Chhattisgarh govt officials, Raipur mayor Ezaj Dhebar on charges of tax evasion
India

Income Tax Dept raids 25 premises linked to Chhattisgarh govt officials, Raipur mayor Ezaj Dhebar on charges of tax evasion

The Income Tax department on Thursday raided at least 25 premises linked to Chhattisgarh government officials and others on charges of tax evasion, officials said