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18 February, 2018 1:56 PM Three killed in Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh

Three people including two policemen, and a civilian were killed and six others injured when Maoists attacked a road construction site in Sukma district of south Chhattisgarh on Sunday. The incident took place in Bhejji area of Sukma district which is considered a core Maoist area. Dreaded Maoist commander Hidma operates in this area along with his battalion 28

18 February, 2018 12:29 PM 2 Security Personnel Killed, 6 Injured In Maoist Encounter In Chhattisgarh's Sukma

Raipur: At least two security personnel were killed and six others injured in an encounter with Maoists in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district on Sunday. The encounter is now over and mop-up operations are on, a police officer told NDTV. The encounter took place in a forested area under the Bhejji police station when a joint team of the Special Task Force 43

17 February, 2018 5:35 PM Sex ratio at birth dips in 17 large states, Gujarat tops list

The western State records an alarming dip of 53 points; Haryana follows closely The sex ratio at birth (SRB) saw a decline in 17 out of 21 large states of the country, with Gujarat recording an alarming dip of 53 points, a report released by the Niti Aayog stated and stressed on the need to check sex-selective abortion. According to the report, among 35

14 February, 2018 7:00 PM Free medicare for frontline forest staff in emergencies

WWF-India and Apollo Hospitals Foundation on Wednesday announced the renewal of their partnership under the ‘Specialised Medical Scheme’, where free medical treatment and recovery support is provided to frontline forest staff in case of medical emergency. The MoU was signed by vice-chairperson, Apollo Hospitals Foundation, Upasana Kamineni Konidela and WWF COO Karan 30

13 February, 2018 7:01 PM Vemulawada echoes with ‘Har Har Mahadev’ chant

Pilgrim rush swells at Saivite shrines across the State on Mahasivaratri Devotional fervour reached a crescendo in the temple town of Vemulawada here with devotees heading to the Sri Raja Rajeshwara Swamy devasthanam to take part in the three-day Mahasivaratri jatara that kicked off on Tuesday. On their lips were chants of ‘Aum Namah Shivaya and ‘Har Har Mahadev’ 12

12 February, 2018 7:38 PM India's overall forest cover expands: Report

New Delhi: India has added 6,778 sq km of forest area -- an increase of 0.21 percent -- between 2015 and 2017 despite population and livestock pressures, according to a government report released here on Monday. The India State Forest Report-2017 unveiled by Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan says the country stands 10th in the world in terms of forest 37

11 February, 2018 7:08 PM Ton-up Ravindra Jadeja keeps Saurahstra in hunt for Vijay Hazare Trophy QF berth

Hyderabad: India all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja returned to form with an unbeaten century and steered Saurashtra to a four-wicket win over Jharkhand in the Vijay Hazare Trophy on Sunday. Batting at number four, Jadeja smashed a 116-ball 113 not out, inclusive of seven fours and four sixes, as Saurashtra knocked off Jharkhand's 330-run target with 10 balls 48

10 February, 2018 5:17 PM Raw deal for State in budget

With ₹923 crore for rail development, Kerala lower down in allocation Kerala with an outlay of ₹923 crore is lower down among 21 States in budget allocation for rail development next fiscal. Only Himachal Pradesh with ₹387 crore and Delhi with ₹268 crore are behind Kerala’s outlay. Percentage-wise, Kerala is in the 19th position. Uttar Pradesh with an outlay 32

9 February, 2018 7:13 PM Top Maoist, wife arrested in Maharashtra

Nagpur: The Maharashtra Police on Friday claimed to have arrested senior Maoist leader Ramanna, who headed the technical department of the outlawed Communist Party of India (Maoist) in Chhattisgarh. “The police on Friday arrested Rammana alias Shrinivas Vitthalanna Madru along with his wife Padma from Ballarshah town of Chandrapur district. The police 42

5 February, 2018 11:04 PM CCTV Cameras In Courts: Supreme Court Pulls Up Centre For Callous Approach

New Delhi: The Supreme Court today pulled up the Centre for adopting a "callous approach" on the issue of installation of CCTVs in courts and tribunals for recording judicial proceedings and sought a status report on the work done on it till now. The apex court said it will first see the response of the pilot project of CCTV installations in trial courts 64