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Most of PHCs still crying for basic facilities

  Staff Reporter, Durg, In Chhattisgarh, over 200 primary health centres (PHC) were identified for up-gradation from 2011-16 to provide 24x7 emergency services. But, none of them were upgraded, as per sources of the Chhattisgarh Health Services...

Colourful celebrations mark Zee Tv’s 25 years of successful journey

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, New attractive logo of the channel was also launched Colourful celebration of 25 years of journey of Zee TV was held at Mumbai recently. New attractive logo of the channel was launched with new philosophy of ‘Aaj..

Going around without cash, card to uphold humanity

  Staff Reporter, Durg, Although he is physically tired, but still mentally strong as well as adventurous to explore new places and things in his continuous 9 months journey where he travelled to 29 states and 4 union territories without cash an..

Gang of thugs busted, seven arrested

Our Correspondent, RAJNANDGAON, Skoda car, 6 ATM cards, 7 mobile phones, one gold chain seized Police have busted a gang of thugs with the arrest of 7 accused who used to defraud people in the name of insurance policy. The arrested accused were ident..

Cops action against illegal sale of liquor faces drunkard villagers’ ire

  Our Correspondent, DHAMTARI, In an attack on team of police personnel, around seven police personnel were injured badly An incident that can be termed nothing but shameful one has taken place. The men in khaki, police personnel, had to face a..

Market witnesses huge rush on Dhanteras

  Staff Reporter, BHILAI, ‘Dhanteras’ also known as ‘Dhanwantri Jayanti’ was celebrated on Tuesday with similar spirit as steel city went on purchasing spree. Huge rush was witnessed outside shops selling electronic goods..

Expanding horizons; Karvaan, the poetry slam

    Staff Reporter, Raipur, Now, poems are no longer due in between pages of diaries but are being brought back to life at ‘Karvaan’. Karvaan is an open mic poetry slam being organised by The Broken Scooter, Chhattisgarh. T..

Various events mark National Postal Week

  Staff Reporter, Raipur, National Postal Week organised by Chhattisgarh Postal Department concluded here, with Chief Post Master General Dr Sarita Singh gave away prizes to the winners of the various events held recently in the state capital. ..

CM greets people on Dhanteras

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh has greeted the people of state on the eve of Dhanteras. Dhanteras, the founder of Ayurveda Bhagwan Dhanwantari Jayanti, will be celebrated on Tuesday. In his message, the Chief Minister sa..

Under-construction bridge caves in; 1 killed, 10 injured

  Our Correspondent, KORBA, At least, one labourer was killed and 10 others sustained severe injuries when an under-construction bridge caved in at 1.35pm here on Monday. At the time of incident, over 50 labourers were working. According to inf..

BMC approves ‘Super Smart City Bhilai’ plan in general body meet

  Staff Reporter, BHILAI, Rs 814.96 crore plan and proposal for ‘Super Smart City Bhilai’ along with other proposals were approved in the General Body Meeting (GBM) of Bhilai Municipal Corporation (BMC) held on Monday at the Auditori..

Sahara will also have a significant role to play in devpt of nation: Roy

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, SAHARA India Parivar has commenced its 40th anniversary celebration as ‘Sankalp Varsh’ with a grand programme held at late Balbir Singh Juneja Indoor Stadium, Raipur on Monday. Managing Worker and Chairman o..

The Hitavada TVS ‘Laxmi Pana’ to reach subscribers on 18th

  Staff Reporter, Raipur, Ahead of ‘Dhanteras’ and ‘Diwali’, The Hitavada released ‘Laxmi Pana -2017’ on Monday at Rainbow TVS, Raipur. The valued subscribers of The Hitavada can get it free of cost with the n..

CM dedicates new building of Dev Sanskriti University at Sankara 

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh on Sunday dedicated to public newly constructed building of Dev Sanskriti University at Sankara, Kumhari in Durg district on Sunday. Addressing the function, the Chief Minister said that a..

Grand Musical Evening – ‘Shruti’ at NIT Raipur

  Staff Reporter, Raipur, It was a really mesmerising and memorable evening which will indeed stay in the mind of every individual. The grand musical event of National Institute of Technology (NIT) Raipur ‘Shruti’ which is organised ..

CM releases 8 rare books published by Chhattisgarh State Hindi Granth Academy

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, CM also expressed the need to write history of Chhattisgarh before and after formation of the State and to publish the presently available writings in better way Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh on Sunday released 8 rare ..

Chhattisgarh girls bag silver in National Basketball Championship

  Sports Reporter, Raipur, Chhattisgarh girls bagged Silver medal in the 44th National Sub-junior Basketbal Championship held at Didwana in Rajasthan. Similarly, boys won Bronze medal of the championship. In a nail-biting final, Tamil Nadu team..

Tilak Bharati School conducts Diwali Mela

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Diwali Mela was conducted by Tilak Bharati Hr. Sec. School with an objective to tap the hidden creative minds and provide a platform to ornate and reproduce the aesthetic bent of young children. Diwali Mela was inaugura..

Chief Secy reviews various investment projects

  RAIPUR, Chief Secretary Vivek Dhand today reviewed the progress of various rail, coal and power projects proposed in Chhattisgarh during a review meeting held at Mahanadi Bhavan. During the meeting, Joint Secretary of Project Review Team assoc..

BJP celebrates CM’s birthday with great fanfare

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, On the occasion of 65th birthday of Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh, best wishes were extended to the Chief Minister by Bharatiya Janata Party Raipur President Rajeev Kumar Agrawal and other district level party office-be..

CM dedicates Kendriya Vidyalaya at Rakhi in Naya Raipur

                    Staff Reporter, Raipur, Oct 14, Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh dedicated Kendriya Vidyalaya (KV) at Rakhi in Naya Raipur on Saturday. The school, initially, will accommod..

CM dedicates Forest Deptt’s guest house, Van Aawasiya Parisar

Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Oct 14, Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh on Saturday dedicated to public Forest Department’s newly constructed guest house “Van Shree” (Van Chintan Bhavan) located at Jora and “Van Aawasiya Parisar”..

‘Politician should work according to the laws for progress’

                  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Oct 14, Religion and politics should be treated as separate. A politician should not sit in the lap of religion and utilize it for his personal benefit. ..

Nurses, technicians not supposed to give anaesthesia: Experts

Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Oct 14, Government experts have stated that nurses and technicians have been giving anaesthesia to patients at the time of surgery in some of the remote areas whereas they are not supposed to do so. Only the specialists ..

Theft attempt at Co-op Bank foiled

Staff Reporter, BHILAI, Oct 14, BURGLARY attempt at a cooperative bank branch was aborted in Bhilai-3 during wee hours on Saturday. The police asserted that the intensive search operation was already launched to nab unidentified culprits behind the ..

Textile materials reduced to ashes in Pandri Cloth Market

Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Oct 14, After a brief halt in succession of fire mishaps in the State capital that marked last summer, a similar incident occurred on Saturday morning at CP Fabrics, a wholesale centre in Mahalaxmi Cloth Market, Pandri, causi..

IG Kalluri returns to Raipur after successful kidney transplant

Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Oct 14, Former Bastar Inspector General of Police (IG) SRP Kalluri returned to Raipur on Saturday after a successful Kidney transplant in Delhi. Some social organisation and police personnel received him at the airport. The of..

Huge relief for backlog students in engineering

                    Special Correspondent, Raipur, Oct 14, Providing a huge relief to thousands of engineering and polytechnic students not able to take benefit of inter-college transfer du..

Rs 270 cr bonus to tendu-patta procurers after Diwali: CM

  The Hitavada State Bureau, Jagdalpur/Kanker/ Raipur, Rs 90.78 crore ‘paddy bonus’ given away to farmers at Jagdalpur-Kanker Chief Minister dedicates, performs ‘bhoomipujan’ of works worth Rs 325 crore Chief Minister ..

Alliance Airways announces schedule for Hyderabad-Bhopal flight via Raipur

  Staff Reporter, Raipur,   The private Airlines would commence the operations with effect from October 29 The flight would be operated 6 days in a week with an ATR-72 aircraft (70- seater) Alliance Air would be adding more flight on new..

Over 100 workers lose jobs in one single day

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Over 100 workers became jobless on Friday as Uniworth Textiles Ltd, manufacturer and supplier of polyester textiles, closed its unit at Sarora, located on Ring Road-2 in Raipur, without permission of Labour Department, ..

Siddharth enters semis of All India Senior Major Ranking Badminton Tournament

Sports Reporter, RAIPUR, Siddharth Pratap Singh of Chhattisgarh has entered into the semi-finals of the All India Senior Major Ranking Badminton Tournament being played at Bengaluru, Karnataka. He will play against Harshit Agrawal of Karnataka in the ..

Man held with 10 kg cannabis

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Gunj Police on Friday caught a 48-year-old man and seized 10 kg cannabis from his possession. The accused man identified as Murgesh Mudaliar resided at Chunabhatti. He was caught on jail road in the afternoon. Police a..

Preparation starts for ensuing Assembly elections in C’garh

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Election Commission (EC) has initiated preparations for the forthcoming Assembly elections in Chhattisgarh. In this direction 712 new polling booths have been constituted taking the total number of polling booths to 23,..

CM distributes Rs 312 cr paddy bonus to 1.61 lakh farmers

  The Hitavada State Bureau, Raigarh/Mahasamund/Raipur, “Altogether 11 lakh families will be allocated houses under PM Housing Scheme in next five years by 2022” Asserting that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given a new direction ..

BJP’s massive rally opposes killings in Kerala

        Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, A massive rally was taken out by Bharatiya Janata Party on Thursday in the capital to oppose the killing of Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh and Bharatiya Janata Party workers in Kerala. The rally w..

‘Govt stands by distressed ryots’

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Rs 73.49 crore ‘paddy bonus’ distributed Chief Minister dedicates, performs ‘bhoomipujan’ of works worth Rs 229 crore Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh on Wednesday distributed Rs 73.49 crore p..

Upto 50 pc festive discount on home furniture at Durian

  Business Reporter, RAIPUR, Besides upto 50% special festive discount on home furniture, customers can also avail extra discount by giving old furnitures SPACES, they breathe, live and inspire. They play a really vital role in our lives. ..

DPS Raipur swimmers clinch 8 Gold medals

Sports Reporter, Raipur, CBSE Far East Zone Swimming C’ship held at Sheyn International School Tatanagar Overwhelmingly dominant so far, Delhi Public School (DPS), Raipur’s ace swimmers were in for a reckoning yet again at the CBSE Far Ea..

Ramoji Film City offers visit to sets of Bahubali

        Staff Reporter, RAIPUR,   Experience Diwali celebrations & visit Bahubali Kingdom at Ramoji Film City till 29th Ramoji Film City Hyderabad presents special Diwali celebrations and offers a rare opportunity ..

Many illegal structures removed in drive

  Staff Reporter, Anti-encroachment Department of Jabalpur Municipal Corporation (JMC), on Wednesday repeated drive on the main road from Katanga crossing to Gwarighat and removed a large number of temporary as well as permanent structures which ..

Durg lad Suyash in Indian panel for World Youth Conference

  Staff Reporter, Durg, Suyash Pandey is going to be part of Indian delegation participating in 19th World Youth Conference to be organised in Russia from October 14 to 27. Delegation is leaving for Russia on October 12. Youths from 150 countrie..

3 boys severely beaten in juvenile home

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Three minor boys were on Wednesday found severely injured in the Government-run Juvenile Home at Mana. One of the injured has sustained fracture injury in leg. Police will now get the injured examined medically and forw..

Docs link paralysis to erratic lifestyle

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Every day two to three patients of paralysis are recorded in the medicine department of the state run Dr BR Ambedkar Memorial Hospital. Reason behind the paralysis is irregular lifestyle and uncontrolled blood pressure,..

First phase of mobile check-up unit concludes at Mathpurena

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, “A mobile cancer check-up unit vehicle which is a part of an intensive drive against the deadly disease like cancer by Akhil Bharatiya Marwadi Yuva Manch and Akhil Yuva Bharatiya Agrawal Sammelan, Chhattisgarh Uni..

Inter-College Youth Festival Selection Competition-2017 begins at PRSU

  Staff Reporter, Raipur, Inter-College Youth Festival Selection Competition 2017 began at Pt Ravishankar Shukla University (PRSU) on Wednesday in the presence of Vice Chancellor of the University Professor S K Pandey as chief guest. Registrar D..

Employees of civic bodies stage protest against seventh pay commission in Raipur

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Hundreds of officers and employees of civic bodies staged a protest at Budhapara in Raipur on Wednesday against seventh pay commission. The employees from all civic bodies of the state staged a dharna under the banner o..

The power of failure is unbelievable, says Anupam Kher

  The Hitavada State Bureau, Kurud/Raipur, Calling upon the youths to believe in themselves, eminent film actor, director, producer and motivational speaker Anupam Kher said when a person wearing only a khadi wrap around can bring independence f..

B Gopakumar is Asstt Solicitor General of India

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, President of India, Ram Nath Kovind, has appointed B Gopakumar as Assistant Solicitor General of India in the High Court of Chhattisgarh, Bilaspur. Gopakumar is presently working as Deputy Advocate General in the High C..

HPCL conducts seminar for cement industries

  Business Reporter, RAIPUR, Cement industries from far-off areas took part in seminar Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) direct sales had successfully organised a technical seminar for cement industries at Hotel Hyatt the other day..

Crime Branch arrests thief, recovers gold ornaments

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Crime Branch has nabbed the thief who broke the lock of a vacant residential house and stole gold ornaments and gold piece of 5 grams from there recently. The accused is identified as Arjun Mahanand, 21 years, who hails..

JBG offers 50% discount on all range of home, office furniture

  Business Reporter, RAIPUR, From wide range of furniture to the attractive gift articles and designer wall clocks, JBG Furniture Galaxy has offered 50 per cent discounts on complete range of home and office furniture for the festive and wedding..

Chief Minister ayes Rs 105.65 cr bonus to farmers in district

Staff Reporter, Durg, “Chhattisgarh is celebrating Bonus Tihar (festival) from October 3. Today it is turn of Durg district. Like festival of light Diwali it is Diwali for drought affected farmers. We know the agony of farmers. On apprising Prim..

Food Safety officials swings into action ahead of festival

  Staff Reporter, Raipur, In view of festive season, Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) Department of Chhattisgarh has launched an intensive inspection drive to check adulteration in food stuff at hotels, restaurants and namkeen stores across t..

Despite HC’s stay trees being cut down

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, A case of contempt of Court has been filed for cutting down the trees for Chilfi-Salhewara road despite the stay order issued by the High Court. Petitioner Nitin Singhvi, while a hearing on his petition for conservation..

Don’t blame GST for loss in revenue collection: Agrawal

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Accepting that three months after the rollout of Goods and Service Tax, Chhattisgarh is in loss so far as revenue collection is concerned, Commercial Tax Minister Amar Agrawal however added that any assessment of the ne..

3 lakh truckers remain off roads across C’garh

  Staff Reporter, Raipur, Nation-wide strike call has been given by All India Motor Transport Congress to protest GST Wheels of nearly 3 lakh trucks remained standstill, as the truckers in unison from across the Chhattisgarh state joined the tw..

Bhupesh Baghel may be CPCC President again

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Resolution passed authorizing AICC to take decision on elections of President, AICC delegates and CPCC Working Committee Chhattisgarh Pradesh Congress Committee (CPCC) President Bhupesh Baghel may get re-appointed as C..

Tourists of Indian Origin visit BSP under ‘Know India Programme’

  Staff Reporter, BHILAI, Every year, the foreign embassy of Government of India is organising ‘Know India Programme’ for the people of Indian origin, settled at abroad. In currant year, Chhattisgarh had been selected as the partner ..

Kamar tribe not on ‘radar’ of development!

  Our Correspondent, MAINPUR, DESPITE several development projects launched for improving the life of primitive tribes in State, the Kamar tribe at Mainpur block in district is still deprived of basic facilities. ariaband is one of the tribal do..

C’garh Postal Deptt to aware people about national communication system

  Staff Reporter, Raipur, Chhattisgarh Postal Department week-long National Postal Week as per guidelines issues by India Post has commencedfrom October 9 to October 14. The initiative has been taken to generate awareness about its contribu..

Rajni Patil in State capital today

Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Pradesh Returning Officer (PRO) for Chhattisgarh Rajni Patil will reach State Capital on Monday. Patil would hold meeting with the Congress leaders at on Monday. The names of PCC delegates may be announced in the meeting. Patil..

Victims allege police inaction against corrupt builder brothers

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Police are allegedly inactive even after receiving complaint against three brothers who are builders and accused to be absconding after taking crores of rupees from several persons in the name of residential houses. On..

Four Naxals arrested in Bijapur

  Our Correspondent, BIJAPUR, SECURITY forces here claim to have nabbed four Naxals including a woman during a joint search operation between Tindori and Dhusawad under Bhairamgarh police station limits in restive Bijapur district. A joint squa..

CM terms paddy, a part of cultural heritage of C’garh

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Asserting that paddy is not considered only as crop by farmers, Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh said it is a part of cultural heritage of Chhattisgarh. The turnover of agriculture and allied business had already touched R..

Judges, advocates clean premises of Raipur District and Sessions Court

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Premise of Raipur District and Sessions Court was cleaned by judges including District and Sessions Judge Neelam Chand Sankhla, advocates and the court employees on Sunday. The cleanliness programme was coined as Samuh..

C’garh Social Audit Unit holds seminar on business ethics

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, A seminar on “The Importance of Values and Ethics in the context of Social Audit” was organised at Chhattisgarh Social Audit Unit (CGSAU) recently. Professor Shashikant Sharma of Pune was the keynote speaker..

Sonmoni Borah lays stress on need to add column in school admission form for 3rd gender

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, In a bid to assimilate the marginalised community of third gender into mainstream of society, State Government started sensitisation of Govt Departments and making better basic civic amenities for them. Social Welfare ..

SECR’s Passenger Amenities Committee of Rly board inspects Durg Station

  Staff Reporter, Durg, Members of the Passenger Amenities Committee of Railway Board also inpected Powerhouse station of Bhilainagar Members of the Passenger Amenities Committee of the Railway Board of South Eastern Central Rail..

Seminar on centenary of Great October Revolution at YMCA programme centre

  Staff Reporter, Raipur, A seminar on Centenary of Great October Revolution and the challenge before working class was conducted at YMCA programme centre, Raipur on the other day by Dr Purnendu Ghosh Memorial Committee of Raipur. The objective ..

Married women to observe Karwa Chouth today

  Staff Reporter, BHILAI, Day ahead of Karwa Chouth, the married women from Steel city were seen making hectic preparation for the occasion while applying Heena (Mehandi) on their hands, purchasing Karwa and other materials essential for Karwa Ch..

Brainstorming session on Science & Tech behind airplane

  Staff Reporter, Raipur, Participants were trained not only with conventional ways rather they should be flexible enough for better adaptation of interactive techniques and innovate ideas to make education much effective Saturday was the ..

‘Be job creator as opportunities usually lie next to us’

  Staff Reporter, Raipur, Dr S P Mukherjee International Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) hosted a two-day Industry-Academia Meet at its campus in Naya Raipur on Friday and Saturday. The theme for the meet was “Producing industry..

Annual tech fest ‘Aavartan 2K17’ begins

  Staff Reporter, Raipur, With huge surge of participants, vibrant students and exuberant organisers, National Institute of Technology (NIT) Raipur on Friday inaugurated their two day annual technical fest- AAVARTAN 2K17, central India’s l..

In-charge Secretary reviews Bonus Tihar preparations on Oct 10

                    Staff Reporter, Durg, Oct 6, Additional Chief Secretary and In-charge Secretary Durg Sunil Kumar Kujur reviewed implementation of schemes conducted in various department..

Deepak Majumdar captivates audience on 5th day of ‘Bharat Sanskritik Mahotsav

Staff Reporter,  BHILAI, Oct 6, The Bharatnatyam presentation by teacher and choreographer, Deepak Majumdar, guru of film star, Hema Malini, captivated the audience of Bhilai on the fifth day of the ongoing ‘Bharat Sanskritik Mahotsav -20..

Anna Hazare is undeclared volunteer of RSS, agent of BJP: Karuna Shukla

Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Oct 6, Launching a scathing attack on anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare, Congress leader Karuna Shukla said that Anna acts as an undeclared volunteer of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and an agent of Bharatiya Janata Pa..

Minor commits Rs 9 lakh theft for gift to girl friend

Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Oct 6, A minor boy of 17-years stole Rs 9 lakh from a shop. He has told police after being held that he committed the theft for money to present gift to his girl friend. Cash Rs 8.22 lakh have been seized from his possession, ..

Four-day Stem Teacher Training workshop at PRSU gets good response

Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Oct 6, Four-day Stem Teacher Training Workshop to develop Research-Based Pedagogical Tools has begun at Pt Ravi Shankar Shukla University (PRSU) Raipur campus on Friday. Vice Chancellor of the PRSU Professor Shiv Kumar Pandey..

Fashionista received a grand opening

Business Reporter, RAIPUR, Oct 6, FASHIONISTA, the much awaited fashion and lifestyle exhibition and winner of Exhibition Excellence Awards-2017 received a grand opening day response at Hotel Grand Imperia, VIP Road, Raipur on Friday. The exhibition..

JCC(J) announce first list of 11 candidates for forthcoming Assembly election

Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Oct 6, The Core Group of Janata Congress Chhattisgarh (Jogi), JCC(J) chaired by former Chief Minister and Janata Congress Chhattisgarh President Ajit Jogi finalised the names of 11 out of 25 candidates who will be contesting ..

Farmers celebrating ‘Diwali’ twice this year: CM

  The Hitavada State Bureau, Mungeli/Raipur, Chief Minister transfers Rs 75 crore Bonus to farmers’ accounts Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh on thursday participated in the ‘Bonus Festival’ at Mungeli, where he distributed about..

Retd IAS officer Robert Hrangdwala held for smuggling decongestant drug

  The Hitavada State Bureau, Aizawal/Raipur, FDA officials, seized 10 lakh tablets suspected to be Pseudoephedrine, which belonged to R and R Medicare, owned by Hrangdawla Retired Chhattisgarh cadre Indian Administrative Service officer and for..

Over 110 kg plastic carry bags seized

  Staff Reporter, BHILAI, The flying squad of Bhilai Municipal Corporation (BMC) and Durg Municipal Corporation (DMC) in a joint operation seized 110 kg of banned plastic carry bags from a middleman and a whole seller at Durg. As per information..

Police solve blind murder mystery

  Staff Reporter, BHILAI, CRIME BRANCH and Nandini police jointly solved the blind murder case in which the body of an unidentified man was found dumped in the river in Nandini. The police arrested the accused behind brutal killing following ide..

Fashionista exhibition commences today

  Business Reporter, RAIPUR, FASHIONISTA is back with rollercoaster speed of all India exhibitions targeting 25 cities this year. Hope Raipurians are ready to witness the Mega Diwali Fashionista Exhibition starting from October 6, which is tailo..

Two-day workshop on Robotics ends

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, DEPARTMENT of EEETECH, BIT Raipur organised a two-day workshop on Robotics based on DTMF, Bluetooth and RF Technology on October 3 and 4. This activity was a part of Departmental Association Activity and it was also in ..

Gyan Ganga Educational Academy observes ‘Pink Day’

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, GYAN Ganga Educational Academy celebrated ‘Pink Day’ to give the message of spirit of peace, love and harmony, in the school premises on Saturday. Students of class III – V made significant contributio..

Brahmavid The Global School, conducts Kids carnival

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, BRAHMAVID The Global School, an upcoming CBSE school organised kids carnival titled ‘Art-O-Fest’ in its green belt river side-based Bhatagaon campus recently. With the concept of learning by doing, the schoo..

Anna Hazare to run crusade against Centre for Lokpal

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Asserting that those who are in power now at the centre had failed to keep the promise which they had made to him in writing, Kisan Baburao Hazare, popularly known as Anna Hazare, threatened again to run a crusade again..

CSP for complete liquor ban in State

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, A delegation of Chhattisgarh Sangharsh Parishad (CSP) headed by its President Santosh Agrawal handed over a seven-point memorandum about Chhattisgarh’s problems to anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare in Raipur on..

Rs 13.77 cr sanctioned for transforming 25 Govt buildings, railway station Divyangjan-friendly

  Staff Reporter, Raipur, Department of Social Welfare, Chhattisgarh, on Wednesday sanctioned Rs 13.77 crore for transforming 25 government buildings and railway station Divyangjan-friendly. Social Welfare Department Secretary Sonmoni Borah revi..

‘Journos should know freedom of expression’

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Market and technology have posed new challenges for media, leading to change of face of journalism. In such circumstances, responsibilities and duties of journalists have changed, observed eminent television journalist ..

IG Rathore, DIG Mishra accorded grand farewell

  Staff Reporter, Raipur, Inspector General (IG) of Police H K Rathore and Deputy Inspector General of Police Sonal V Mishra were, on Wednesday, accorded warm farewell in a function organised at Police Head Quarters in Naya Raipur. While IG Rath..

NCPCL to organise two-day national conference on Sindhi language from 7th

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, National Council for Promotion of Sindhi Language (NCPSL) is going to organise two-day national conference (Chintan Sammelan) on “Sindhi Language” at Ramswaroopdas Niranjanlal Dharamshala on October 7 and 8...

Lecture on sustainable solution in Energy, Environ held

  Staff Reporter, Raipur, Department of Renewable Energy Technology and Management (RETM), Pt Ravishankar Shukla University (PRSU), Raipur organised a thematic lecture on “Engineering Sustainable Solution in Energy and the Environment&rdqu..

40 shops sealed in Pandri for flouting layout norms

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, CCCI office-bearers held urgent meeting. Raipur Bandh proposal called-off There could not have been anything worse for 40 shopkeepers of Pandri cloth market whose shops were sealed for flouting layout norms right at th..

CGBSE’s U-turn! Change in timings of academic session, board exam on cards

  Staff Reporter, Raipur, Bitter experiences in last two years made Chhattisgarh Board of Secondary Education (CGBSE) to go for reinstating of the old timing pattern of board examination and academic session in government schools and aided schoo..

Ignoring pedestrians is no ‘smart’ move: Mishra

  Staff Reporter, RAIPUR, Raipur is to be developed as a smart city and to fulfil the concepts of smart city there should be traffic parks and foot-path for the pedestrians to move safely, however the State has not so far embarked upon this conc..

C’garh is developing rapidly because of farmers: CM

  Raipur, Chief Minister launches ‘Bonus Festival’ amidst rousing welcome at Balodabazar-Bilaspur The Hitavada State Bureau, Balodabazar/Bilaspur/ Asserting that State Government is committed for the welfare of farmers Chief Ministe..