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  1. Sidhu injures vocal cords after hectic campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | The Times of India

    Sidhu has addressed more than 70 public meetings as part of Congress's extensive campaign in the three poll-bound states CHANDIGARH: Punjab cabinet minister Navjot Singh Sidhu , who was on a gruelling 17-day election campaign in poll-bound states of Chhattisgarh , Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh , has injured his vocal cords. The doctors said that he was on the brink of losing his voice and advised complete rest of 3 to 5 days.

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  2. Allow representatives of political parties while transporting EVMs to counting centres: Ahmed PatelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 2 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi , Dec 1 : Hours after he tweeted videos questioning the safety of Electronic Voting Machines and alleging foul play, senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel said that the Election Commission should allow representatives of all political parties while transporting EVMs to the counting centres from strong rooms and review conduct of officials in certain districts to ascertain their complicity in any wrong doing. "I am submitting 4 suggestions to Election Commission ahead of Chattisgarh counting.

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  3. MP Elections: After Row Over EVM Monitoring, Poll Body Suspends Official For LapsesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | Outlook

    Naib Tehsildar Rajesh Mehra was suspended on recommendation of the District Electoral Officer for allegedly causing a delay of 48 hours for EVMs to reach strongroom. Naib Tehsildar Rajesh Mehra was suspended on a recommendation of the District Electoral Officer for allegedly causing a delay of 48 hours for Electronic Voting Machines to reach strong room after polling after a protest by Congress workers.

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  4. Congress team meets EC, claims conspiracy and poll violations in MP, ChhattisgarhRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, Dec 1 : Days after Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh voted to elect their new assemblies, a Congress delegation on Saturday met the three-member Election Commission alleging a conspiracy to distort election results in the two states, expressing "grave concern" over the safekeeping of EVMs. The Congress also alleged an organised attempt by the BJP to try and subvert the mandate of the people and urged the poll panel to take congnisance of these extremely alarming incidents.

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  5. Congress delegation moves EC, red flags concerns over security of EVMsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI: Red flagging multiple polling related issues in Chhattisgarh , and Madhya Pradesh, senior Congress leaders met the chief election commissioner OP Rawat on Saturday to draw the commission's attention to EVM related issues. In a separate letter to the EC , senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel also said representatives of all political parties should be allowed on board when EVMs are transported to counting centres from strong rooms.

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  6. AAI acquires 8 mobile ATC towers for small airportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 22 | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI: Jharkhand's steel city Bokaro has become the first airport to get a mobile air traffic control tower at its airport. The state-run Airports Authority of India has acquired eight trailer-mounted towers at a cost of Rs 64.6 crore from a Slovak company for being used at small airports for regional connectivity scheme flights.

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  7. AAI acquires 8 mobile ATC towers for small airportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 22 | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI: Jharkhand's steel city Bokaro has become the first airport to get a mobile air traffic control tower at its airport. The state-run Airports Authority of India has acquired eight trailer-mounted towers at a cost of Rs 64.6 crore from a Slovak company for being used at small airports for regional connectivity scheme flights.

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  8. Chhattisgarh records overall polling turnout of 76.35pc : ECRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 21 | Newkerala.com

    Raipur, Nov 21 : Chhattisgarh recorded an overall turnout of 76.35 per cent in the two-phased Assembly elections that concluded on Tuesday, 1.05 per cent lower than the voting recorded in 2013, with Kurud in Dhamtari district recording the highest voter turnout at 88.99 per cent. The final figures, released by the Election Commission on Wednesday, showed that the polling percentage in the two phases varied by 0.04 per cent.

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  9. Around 72pc turn out in Chhattisgarh phase-II pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 21 | Newkerala.com

    Raipur, Nov 20 : As many as 71.93 per cent of the electorate cast their votes in the second and final phase of Chhattisgarh Assembly elections on Tuesday, taking the overall turnout in the two phases to 74.17 per cent so far. Amid allegations of Electronic Voting Machine tampering and malfunctioning in several areas, the Election Commission said over 71.93 per cent turnout was recorded till 6 p.m. The final figures in the state, where polling in the second phase covered 72 seats spread across 19 districts, are likely to go up as the data was still being collated, the EC said.

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  10. 72 pc voting recorded in 2nd,last phase of assembly elections in ChhattisgarhRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 20 | Central Chronicle

    Raipur, Amid heavy security arrangements polling for 2nd and last phase of assembly elections on 72 seats of Chhattisgarh went off peacefully. According to information available, 72 per cent people have exercised their franchise.

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  11. Chhattisgarh: Over 60 per cent turn out to elect new AssemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 20 | Newkerala.com

    Raipur, Nov 20 : Polling for the second and concluding phase for 72 seats spread across 19 districts in Chhattisgarh ended on Tuesday with more than 60 per cent of the over 1.5 crore electorate casting their votes to elect a new Assembly. Amid allegations of Electronic Voting Machine tampering and malfunctioning in several areas, the Election Commission said over 60 per cent turnout was recorded till 5 p.m. The final figure is expected to go up with many voters still standing in queues outside booths after the scheduled closure of polling and the poll panel is still in the process of compiling data.

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  12. Voting on for last phase of Chhattisgarh Assembly polls, 24pc voter turnoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 20 | Newkerala.com

    Raipur, Nov 20 : Polling continued on Tuesday for the second and concluding phase in 72 seats spread across 19 districts to elect a new Chhattisgarh Assembly, with nearly 24 per cent of the over 1.5 crore electorate casting their votes in the first four hours. Amid allegations of Electronic Voting Machine tampering and malfunctioning in several areas, an overall 23.71 per cent turnout was recorded till 12 p.m., according to the Election Commission .

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  13. Last phase of Chhattisgarh Assembly polls on TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 20 | Newkerala.com

    Raipur, Nov 19 : A three-way contest is in the offing as Chhattisgarh goes for the second and concluding phase of Assembly polls on Tuesday for 72 seats spread across 19 districts, with the ruling BJP wrestling it out with the opposition Congress and the Ajit Jogi-Mayawati-led alliance emerging as a formidable third front. A total of 1,079 candidates are in the fray, and both Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party are contesting all the 72 seats.

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  14. Chhattisgarh Assembly Elections: Voting Begins For 72 Seats In Final Phase, 1,079 Candidates In FrayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 19 | Outlook

    On November 12, Chhattisgarh saw its first phase of elections in the 18 most Naxal-affected constituencies and the state saw a 70% turnout in the first phase. in Chhattisgarh for the second and final phase of Assembly election for 72 seats across 19 districts.

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  15. Akhilesh Yadav launches scathing attack at CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 17 | Newkerala.com

    Korba , Nov 16 : Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav launched a scathing attack at his former alliance partner- the Congress, as he held the party responsible for siphoning off public money, adding that their acts have been similar to the ruling Bhartiya Janata Party . The former Uttar Pradesh chief minister was addressing a public rally at Korba in the poll plunged Chhattisgarh on Thursday.

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  16. Blog | Why Indian Railways Is Bad At Implementing Big-Ticket ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | Outlook

    On the patterns of the National Highway Authority of India , there is probably a case for hiving off project execution work from the Railways. As one gets closer to 2019 national general elections, the Indian Railways seems to be getting consumed by futuristic and grand projects: The "world's highest" rail track at 5360 meters above mean sea level being planned on the Manali-Leh stretch; the ambitious Bilaspur-Manali rail link project is increasingly coming in focus.

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  17. Defying Maoists, 65% vote in Chhattisgarh first phase pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | Newkerala.com

    Raipur, Nov 12 : Amid sporadic violence by Maoists, nearly 65 per cent of the electorate voted on Monday till 3 p.m. in 18 constituencies in the first first phase of Assembly polls in Chhattisgarh that marks the start of five-state elections widely seen as a 'semi-final' ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha battle. According to the Election Commission, over 20 lakh of the 31 lakh electorate had voted across eight insurgency-hit districts.

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  18. News18 India's Bhaiyaji Kahin Travels to MP, Rajasthan & ChhattisgarhRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2018 | Indian Television

    MUMBAI: Just ahead of the 2019 General Election, elections in MP, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Telangana and Mizoram are being billed as a litmus test for various political parties which will set the tone for the national elections next year. Amidst all the high crescendo campaigning for these critical state elections, News18 India's much acclaimed show "Bhaiyaji Kahin" will travel to Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh to capture on-ground realities and voters' views on pressing issues that they face.

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  19. Why Atal's niece is taking on the BJPRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2018 | Rediff.com

    'Vajapyee ji 's BJP was democratic.' 'It was a BJP that belonged to its party workers.

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  20. Aditi Verma wins gold in mixed doublesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2018 | Central Chronicle

    Bhopal: Aditi Verma, who has been receiving training in Badminton at the T.T. Nagar Stadium, won a gold for Madhya Pradesh in the mixed doubles of the West Zone Interstate Badminton Championship being held in Bilaspur from 8th to 11 October 2018. In this victory, his partner was Aman Raikwar.

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