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Thursday, Jan 23, 2020
Chetan Chauhan

Chetan Chauhan


Chetan Chauhan heads regional editions as Deputy National Affairs Editor. A journalist for over 20 years, he has written extensively on social sector with special focus on environment and political economy.

articles by Chetan Chauhan (3645 results)
Jan 22, 2020 10:23
The census data collected is used for planning and policymaking and provides valuable inputs about the impact of government policies. read more
Dec 27, 2019 08:33
The IMD declared July 2019, as the hottest every July recorded in meteorological history with 65.12% of India’s population exposed to temperature over 40 degree Celsius. read more
Dec 18, 2019 23:52
Locals and experts say the ageing Shibu Soren’s influence has waned in the past five years. Soren rose to prominence after his 1972 agitation against local money lenders, called mahajans, who lent money by keeping tribal land as mortgage. read more
Dec 16, 2019 04:57
The opposition says the BJP has ignored demands of Muslims, Christians; ruling party says it has worked for everyone. read more
Dec 14, 2019 03:12
Suraj Deo Singh’s family has been winning the seat because of the clout of the Janata Majdoor Sangh, said Mohammed Salim, a coal mine worker in Jharia, who senses a degree of anti-incumbency against the family. read more
Dec 11, 2019 09:04
NRC is a verified digital register having names and basic demographic information about all Indian citizens in a digital format. read more
Dec 11, 2019 03:05
Koda, once a worker for the Rashtriya Swayamseval Sangh, started his journey in 2000 when he was elected to the Bihar legislature from Jagannathpur on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ticket. read more
Dec 08, 2019 22:42
The BJP’s election campaign stresses ‘double engine’ growth while the opposition JMM promises ‘restoration of land rights’. read more
Dec 06, 2019 00:12
More than half of all newborn children are stunted (low height for age) and a third suffer from wasting (low weight for height), according to a report of public health experts from Harvard University and Tata Trusts, who are mapping India’s development... read more
Dec 06, 2019 00:02
Pathalgadi is a traditional practice of Munda Adivasis of erecting stone slabs (pathals) in honour of their ancestors, to announce important decisions regarding their families and villages or to mark the boundary of their villages. read more
Dec 04, 2019 00:03
Ansari’s was among 20 lynching cases recorded in the tribal-dominated state since 2016, the highest number of lynching cases for any state in the country, according to civil society group Human Rights Watch read more
Nov 22, 2019 07:54
NRC is a verified digital register having names and basic demographic information about all Indian citizens in a digital format. read more
Nov 14, 2019 05:46
Since October 1, when the pollution levels in the northern plain started to deteriorate, several northern cities had higher pollution levels than Delhi. Tracking air pollution this winter clearly shows that several cities in Haryana, Punjab and Uttar... read more
Nov 13, 2019 16:01
Baghpat in Uttar Pradesh had highest AQI level of 500 on November 4 in the country, a day after Rohtak in Haryana topped the CPCB’s AQI charts of 102 cities across India. On November 6, Jind in Haryana was most polluted place in the country. read more
Nov 08, 2019 04:23
The CPCB’s real-time monitor showed the AQI crossing the 300-mark in some parts of Chennai. The average AQI of Chennai was 272, almost double the level on November 2. Odisha’s Talcher recorded the highest AQI in the country--413. read more