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basto

(ˈbæstəʊ)
n
the ace of clubs in certain card games, esp quadrille and ombre
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THE MAOISTS triggered yet another powerful landmine blast in Chhattisgarh's Bastar zone on Tuesday, killing two CRPF personnel.
Summary: Bastar (Chhattisgarh) Delhi [India], Oct 10 (ANI): India, a country of diverse cultures and identities, is also a well-known land of festivals.
HOPE and amazement were the order of the day as the first- ever career fair got underway in Bastar, a Maoist hotbed in Chhattisgarh.
Summary: Bastar (Chhattisgarh) Delhi [India], Sep 14 (ANI): In an unprecedented move, Transgenders in Chhattisgarh's Bastar district observed fast on the occasion of Hartalika Teej on September 12 to get rid of Naxalism in Bastar.
IN popular imagination, the Bastar region of Chhattisgarh is most closely associated with Maoist insurgency.
Summary: Bastar (Chhattisgarh) [India], Aug 28 (ANI): Despite poor road connectivity due to monsoon, the District Reserve Guard (DRG) of Chhattisgarh Police held a civic action program in Naxal-affected Koleng village in Bastar district on Monday.
This is the first time that the BSF jawans have been killed in a rebel attack in Chhattisgarh since they were deployed in the Bastar region last year.
Summary: Bastar (Chhattisgarh) [India], Aug 8 (ANI): Two people, including a four-year-old, were killed while five were injured on Thursday in two house collapse incidents in Bastar district following flooding after incessant downpour.
The incident took place at Tiriya in Bastar district of the state, where District Reserve Guard (DRG) and Special Task Force personnel jointly gunned down Naxalites after exchange of fire.