Chhattisgarh: Government hopes work, call centre will end Maoist scare
Situated on the borders of Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra and Odisha, forest cover spreads over 60% of the district, making it easier for Naxals to make it their sanctuary.
Rahul Gandhi-Narendra Modi face-off, turncoats, caste equations make for heady poll cocktail in 5 states
Polls in MP and Mizoram will take place on November 28, while assembly elections in Rajasthan and Telangana will be held on December 7.
Chhattisgarh polls: Promises galore as 'semi-finals' begin tomorrow with Naxal-hit areas
The BSP got just one seat in the 2013 assembly election, with the BJP and the Congress cornering 49 and 39, respectively. An independent candidate got one.
Campaign ends for first phase of Chhattisgarh polls, Naxal issue dominates
Prime Minister Narendra Modi at a rally on Friday took on the Congress, accusing it of backing "urban Naxals" who, he said, were "remote-controlling" the Maoist insurgency in this region.
BJP promises to make Chhattisgarh 'Naxal-free', offers sops to farmers
Seeking a fourth straight term in the tribal-dominated state, the party also promised to set up multi-speciality hospitals and take the state towards prosperity.
Rahul Gandhi promises farm loan waiver in Chhattisgarh
Gandhi launched his two-day electioneering tour from BJP chief minister Raman Singh's constituency of Rajnandagaon
Chhattisgarh polls: Congress releases manifesto, promises farm sops
The state will go to polls in two phases on November 12 and November 20 and counting of votes will take place on December 11.
If elected, Congress will waive off loans of Chhattisgarh farmers: Rahul Gandhi
The 47-year-old Congress chief told the gathering he did not want to make "false" promises like the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had allegedly made.
BJP to release manifesto for Chhattisgarh on Saturday, focus on farmers and youth
The 'Sanklap Patar' will be released by BJP president Amit Shah here, Agrawal, who heads the BJP's manifesto drafting committee, said on Friday.
Modi, Rahul to campaign in neighbouring seats on November 9
Gandhi will hold five rallies over two days on November 9 and 10 and stay the night in Chief Minister Raman Singh’s constituency of Rajnandangaon, holding a rally as well as a road show there on Friday evening.
Parties battle it out in Chhattisgarh's 'Red Zone'
Leaders from different parties are campaigning hard to woo voters by doing door-to-door visit, holding rallies and highlighting their development agenda.
A make-or-break Chhattisgarh election for former Congress CM
In an interview to ET, Jogi acknowledged that a combined opposition fight to check the BJP would have been an “ideal thing” but the “utopia” did not work.
Naxal attack: Chhattisgarh CM holds meeting, orders tough action
Maoists on Tuesday attacked a police patrol party accompanying a three-member team of national broadcaster Doordarshan for election related coverage, near Nilawaya village under Aranapur police station limits of Dantewada at around 11 am.
Ajit Jogi-BSP tie-up will hurt BJP in Chhattisgarh: State Congress chief
Taking a jibe at the BJP, Bhupesh Baghel said in Gujarat also the saffron party had set a "Mission 150" target, but ended up with 99 seats.
Elections in Red Corridor: A ground report
In Naxal-hit Bastar, not a single vote was cast in 53 of 2,859 polling booths in 2013 assembly elections. The state is deploying unprecedent...
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