Book hails Binayak Sen as ‘reluctant hero’

January 8th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 8 (IANS) Although a court found rights activist doctor Binayak Sen guilty of sedition, he remains a god for his patients whose lives he changed, says Minnie Vaid, whose ... Read more...

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Armed robbers loot bank in Chhattisgarh

January 2nd, 2010 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Jan 2 (IANS) Four armed masked men Saturday looted about Rs.700,000 from a State Bank of India (SBI) branch in Chhattisgarh's capital Raipur, police said. The robbers stormed into the SBI's ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh serves notice to polluting steel mills

November 2nd, 2009 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Nov 2 (IANS) Chhattisgarh's Environment Conservation Board has served notices to four steel units on the outskirts of this state capital city for defying pollution control norms, a board official ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh villagers protest industrial pollution

June 18th, 2009 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, June 18 (IANS) Nearly 250 villagers staged a protest here Thursday against industrial pollution from sponge iron units that they claimed was causing skin cancer and other serious diseases among the ... Read more...

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Chhattisgarh to build four industrial areas

March 2nd, 2008 - 4:43 pm ICT by admin
Raipur, March 2 (IANS) Chhattisgarh will invest Rs.5 billion to set up four industrial areas on a total of 6,814 hectares to meet increasing demand of land for industry in the mineral-rich ... Read more...

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