Bhopal

Woman raped, held hostage, assaulted in building

    Staff ReporterThe Shahpura Police have registered a rape case against a man who kept a 46-year-old woman in live-in relation for ten months on the pretext of getting her job and has now absconded as soon as his project was over. Th..

MP to widen emergency response cover

    By Bhavana ‘Aparajita’ ShuklaTo widen coverage on emergency response network on National and State Highways and major district roads, Madhya Pradesh Road Development Corporation (MPRDC) will smarten up it with intelli..

Rain plays truant across State

    Staff ReporterMadhya Pradesh should receive 3 inches of rain till June 1 and as of now this quota has been met. However, this time the areas of rainfall have changed as compared to last year. Two people died due to lightning in Pan..

Polling in 8,702 gram panchayats of 115 Janpad Panchayat on June 25

    Staff ReporterIn the first phase of three-tier Panchayat elections to be held in 52 districts on June 25, polling will be held in 8,702 gram panchayats of 115 Janpad panchayats. Polling will be held from 7 am to 3 pm. On this day, ..

Goods worth lakhs gutted in fire at MPEB storeroom

    Staff Reporter GoodS worth lakhs, including a dozen transformers and oil, were gutted in a fire that broke out at MPEB storeroom on Wednesday morning in Chandbad area of Bhopal. Medical Education Minister and local MLA Vishwas Sara..

Powerlifters Shailendra, Tushar clinch gold, silver medals

   Staff Reporter Powerlifter Shailendra Sevatiya and Tushar Kadam of Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, performing their best clinched gold and silver medals respectively in Senior Asian Powerlifting Competition held in Coimbatore from June 17 to 21...

Smiles spread as monsoon gains momentum

    Staff Reporter Monsoon is gaining momentum in Madhya Pradesh. After a day’s heat and humidity in the State capital, it rained heavily in the evening bringing relief from heat. Apart from this, Satna received 1 inch of rain on..

CRPF jawan travelling in Bhopal Express dies under suspicious circumstances

    Staff Reporter A 51-year-old CRPF’s RAF Wing Jawan Murari Lal Singh, who was travelling in Bhopal Express, died on Wednesday morning, but the cause of death is yet to be ascertained. RPF and GRP officials involved in the inve..

Minister Dr Mishra performs Yoga with jail inmates

   Staff ReporterJail and Home Minister Dr. Narottam Mishra performed Yoga with prisoners at the Central Jail in Bhopal on International Yoga Day. He expressed gratitude to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi for making Yoga a part of Indian c..

Police, Hawk Force jawans’ morale high after eliminating dreaded Naxals

    Our Correspondent Balaghat,  morale of police and Hawk Force jawans is high after the success in eliminating three dreaded Naxalities. IG, Balaghat, Sanjay Kumar after returning from the spot of ambush, briefed the media ..

Work of Jal Jeevan Mission should be completed within time-limit: CM

    Staff ReporterChief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has given instructions to speed up the ongoing works under Jal Jeevan Mission. CM Chouhan said that it is the commitment of the State Government to supply tap water to every househ..

Yoga Commission will be constituted in MP: CM Chouhan

   Staff ReporterChief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan announced to set up a Yoga Commission in the State at a State-level programme on the 8th International Day of Yoga held under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. CM Chouhan s..

‘MP Ranji team will be rewarded, honoured at CM’s residence’

    Staff ReporterChief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has congratulated the cricket team of Madhya Pradesh for winning the Ranji Trophy semi-finals. Madhya Pradesh will face Mumbai in the final match of Ranji Trophy starting from June..

‘Processing units should be set up according to mass production of Guava’

    Staff ReporterChief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that industrial institutions should cooperate in realising the possibilities of fruit production and its processing in Madhya Pradesh. Such units can be set up especially ..

BJP names six candidates in Bhopal, withdraws 3 in wards 40 and 44

   Staff ReporterState President of Bharatiya Janata Party and MP Vishnudutt Sharma while talking to the media said that Bharatiya Janata Party is in favour of criminal-free and clean politics. The party leadership has decided that we will ..

Three hardcore Naxals killed in encounter in Balaghat distt

    Our CorrespondentBalaghat, Police notched a major success in the ambush with the Maoists as three dreaded Naxalities, including a woman, were killed by police in forest of Kandla of Khandapani village panchayat, 15 kilometres ..

Total 197 nominations received for Mayor’s post, 34,314 for corporators

    Staff Reporter According to information received till 8 pm on Sunday, 197 nomination papers were received for the post of Mayor in urban body election-2022. This includes nomination papers of 108 men, 88 women and one other candida..

With elections round the corner, many interesting facts emerge

   By Bhavana ‘Aparajita’ Shukla As polling dates for Panchayat and Urban local body elections-2022 in the State are approaching, some interesting facts are emerging during the process like selection of candidates by various par..

Monsoon gains momentum in MP

   Staff Reporter Monsoon has gained momentum in Madhya Pradesh. Along with Bay of Bengal, it has now come on track due to intensifying monsoon activities in Arabian Sea as well. Due to its effect, it is raining in most parts of Bhopal, Jab..

‘Medical College will be established in BMHRC’

    Staff Reporter “A medical college will be established in Bhopal Memorial Hospital and Research Centre (BMHRC),” announced Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya during his visit to Bhopal on Sunday. He reached BMHRC an..

Sailors’ bravery shown through military film ‘Sentinels at Sea’ screened at Shaurya Smarak

The Indian Navy protects the country due to the strength of brave soldiers and modern technology. The naval and technical personnel working on submarines and these gigantic ships are vigilant watchmen of the maritime frontier. The security cordon of the Navy is not only up to the sea surface, but the area above the sea to the sky remains under their surveillance. Huge aircraft carriers, warplanes and helicopters equipped with modern technology are the strength of our Navy. Along with all this, lethal ..

At last! Monsoon arrives in State

    Staff ReporterThe wait for monsoon is over in Madhya Pradesh. The entry of monsoon via Khandwa-Betul brought a great respite to the people from heat and humidity. Its effect is visible in many areas of the State, including Bhopal. ..

Cong leaders of Panna join BJP in presence of CM Chouhan, Sharma

   Staff ReporterOn Friday, former chairman of Ajaygarh Municipal Council of Panna district and senior Congress leader Rajkumar Jain joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in presence of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and State Presi..

BJP’s Gwalior Mayor’s post candidate Suman Sharma files nomination

    Staff reporterOn Friday, Suman Sharma, BJP candidate for the post of Mayor in Gwalior Municipal Corporation elections, presented her nomination to the District Election Officer. On this occasion, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouha..

BJP’s Mayoral candidate Malti Rai files nomination with fanfare

    Staff ReporterOur Central and State governments are giving free ration to the poor, providing accommodation, free treatment up to Rs 5 lakh is being provided under Ayushman Yojana. Has Congress ever done this? The eyes of the Congr..

18 private hospitals out of Ayushman Bharat Scheme

    Staff ReporterThe names of at least 18 private hospitals, including those in the State capital, which fraudulently snatched money from the Government, would be taken out of the Ayushman Bharat Niramayam Scheme. Fines will also be i..

7 killed as jeep plunges in well near Chhindwara

    Our CorrespondentCHHINDWARA,Seven persons, including a child, were killed in a horrific road accident on the intervening night of Wednesday and Thursday near Kondamau village under jurisdiction of the Umranala police station of the..

Lucky escape for driver as car rams into boundary wall of CCTV Control Room

   Staff ReporterA speeding car rammed into the boundary wall of the State CCTV Control Room and after breaking the wall, it entered the premises in the early hours of Thursday. The reckless speeding of drivers of four-wheelers has increase..

Another young life lost

   Staff ReporterA mother woke up to her worst nightmare in Nishatpura area of Bhopal as she found her seven-year-old boy’s body was found lying in the bushes while a dog was biting-off the flesh from his amputated left-leg, the bone ..

Four held for raping married woman

    Staff ReporterA 26-year-old married woman was raped by her boyfriend, against whom she had already lodged a rape case, and his friend, when she reached a hotel to meet him on the pretext of getting back together. The prime accused,..

BJP declares Mayor’s posts candidates for Indore, Ratlam, Gwalior

    Staff ReporterState unit of Bharatiya Janata Party announced candidates for Indore and Ratlam mayor’s posts on Wednesday. Pushaymitra Bhargav and Prahlad Patel will contest from Indore and Ratlam respectively. Later in the ev..

GOC Lt Gen Dheeraj Seth urges youth to avail benefits of Agnipath Scheme

   Staff Reporter“The youth will benefit from the Agnipath scheme launched by the Union Government for recruitment in all the three forces. This is a positive step for the Army and the nation and will create a combat force. The averag..

Congressmen to gherao Raj Bhavan today

    Staff ReporterCongress leader Rahul Gandhi is being questioned at the Enforcement Directorate (ED) office for the third consecutive day in the National Herald case. To protest the same, Congress will hold demonstrations against thi..

‘Punitive action for apathy in examination evaluation work’

    Staff ReporterThere will now be a monthly meeting of the Registrars of Government universities at the Raj Bhavan. Principal Secretary to Governor D P Ahuja gave these instructions in a meeting of Registrars held at Raj Bhavan on Tu..

Tribal welfare is priority of Govt: Home Minister Amit Shah

    Staff ReporterUnion Home and Co-operatives Minister Amit Shah has said that much more is now being spent on the welfare of the tribals. This is proof of the Government’s commitment. Union Minister Shah said that Indira Gandhi..

Malti Rai is BJP’s Mayor candidate from Bhopal

    Staff ReporterState unit of Bhartiya Janata Party has declared names of candidates for Mayor’s post of municipal corporation elections. From Bhopal, Malti Rai will be party’s face for Mayor’s post but suspense has..

SP, BSP, Independent MLAs join BJP

    Staff Reporter“It is a a matter of pride for us that the three MLAs joined Bharatiya Janata Party because of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party policies”, said Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and party State Pr..

CM calls on Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan

    Staff ReporterChief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan met Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan in New Delhi on Monday and apprised him of the skill development works in the state and invited him to inaugurate CM Rise Schools. C..

Chouhan invites Union Home Minister Amit Shah to release Co-operative Policy of State

   Staff ReporterChief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan met Union Home and Co-operative Minister Amit Shah in Delhi on Monday and discussed in detail about the Co-operative policy and anti-Naxal operations of the State.Chief Minister Chouhan ..

HUSHHH: Heavy rain cool down weather as well as Bhopalites

    Staff ReporterThe billow of black clouds hovering in the sky turned the evening dark and it rained heavily with thunders in some areas of Bhopal on Monday evening. Pre-monsoon showers continued in Madhya Pradesh. In the afternoon, ..

MP lifts Overall Championship in Khelo India Youth Games

   Staff ReporterIn the Khelo India Youth Games played at Panchkula in Haryana, State’s players bagged the Overall Championship with their stunning performance. Pioneering, Malkhambh has also been subsumed along with indigenous sports..

It is my goal to see youths tread path of progress: CM

   Staff ReporterChief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Friday met the students of Sambhavna Skill and Social Development Institute. Chief Minister Chouhan said that it is my goal to see the youths of the State tread the path of progress. ..

Youth arrested for raping 18-year-old

    Staff ReporterThe Gunga police have arrested a youth for raping an 18-year-old school girl by intimidation at her home in Namdapura village of the State capital.The girl told the police that she was sleeping outside the house. At a..

Nominations to set ball rolling for BMC elections

   Staff ReporterDistrict Election Officer and Collector of Bhopal Avinash Lavania said that nomination papers will be submitted from June 11 for the election of Mayor and councillor in Bhopal Municipal Corporation and councillor in Berasia..

Urban Body Polls: BJP, Congress spar over mayoral candidates

    Staff ReporterCountdown has begun for civic body elections in the State. This time, Congress has declared Mayor candidates for all the 16 seats, thus way ahead of main rival party. Reacting to the list of the Congress candidates, S..

After scolding from father, youth hangs self to a mobile phone tower

    Staff ReporterIrked over his father’s scolding, a 21-year-old youth hanged himself to a mobile phone tower in Gandhi Nagar area of the State capital. The police did not find any suicide note in the search, however, the prelim..

Sprinter Arjun Waskale wins gold in 3000m race

   Staff ReporterSprinter Arjun Waskale performing his best in 3000 metre race clinched gold medal in athletics under 4th Khelo India Youth Games on the third and last day at Tau Devi Lal Stadium, Panchkula (Haryana) on Thursday. Madhya Pr..

MP to spruce up college classrooms

    By Bhavana ‘Aparajita’ ShuklaGovernment of Madhya Pradesh will spruce up it’s education facilities in colleges with an approximate financial assistance of Rs 3,000 crore from the World Bank, which it had approved ..

Berasia cops nab minor girl’s kidnapper; demolish his house

   Staff ReporterThe Berasia Police have arrested two youths, including a yoga instructor, for abducting a 12-year-old girl in a sack, by injecting anaesthesia and for giving her electric shocks.The police swung into action after a missing ..

CM Chouhan expresses grief over demise of Giriraj Kishore, attends last rites

    Staff ReporterChief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has condoled the death of the founder member of Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS), former vice chairman of Mineral Development Corporation, fighter for democracy Giriraj Kishore. Chief..

Narrow escape for driver as tree falls on auto in Indrapuri

    Staff ReporterA forty-year-old tree got uprooted in the strong wind and fell on a loading auto parked in front of Bank of Baroda in Indrapuri, BHEL area of the State capital on Tuesday night. The auto got damaged, however, during t..

Sulking Saluja resigns from all Congress posts

    Staff ReporterFormer Chief Minister Kamal Nath’s media co-ordinator and Madhya Pradesh Congress Media Department’s Vice Chairman, Narendra Saluja has resigned from all the positions he was holding in the party.Saluja ha..

Pre-monsoon rains after June 12: Met Deptt

    Staff ReporterThe pre-monsoon activity would pick up once again in Madhya Pradesh and are expected to show its effect in Indore and Narmadapuram districts on June 10. It will reach Bhopal on June 12. Senior Meteorologist Ved Prakas..

Jan Abhiyan Parishad should give platform to social bodies for public welfare works: CM

    Staff ReporterChief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that Jan Abhiyan Parishad plays important and leading role in laying a network of voluntary organizations to provide better services in the field of social service. The te..

State’s wait for monsoon prolongs

    Staff ReporterMonsoon carrying clouds from West Bengal and Arabian Sea had moved towards Madhya Pradesh but their speed is less. The clouds were expected to reach four days earlier, but meteorologists say that now the monsoon will ..

Precautionary Alert: Corona, Monkeypox; No need to panic, remain alert

    By Bhavana,Aparajita’ ShuklaReports of chickenpox/monkeypox and sudden spike in coronavirus cases in the State prompted authorities to remain more vigilant. In this regard, ‘The Hitavada’ spoke to Dr Sudam Khade, ..

MP is a family, how can I sleep peacefully when members are lying in a gorge: CM

   Staff ReporterChief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that Madhya Pradesh is one family. As a Chief Minister, I cannot sleep peacefully when some family members are lying in the gorge. The last 17 hours were catastrophic, full of a..

Amarkantak will be declared as Reserve Forest: Chief Minister

    Staff ReporterChief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said, “Amarkantak will be declared as a reserve forest. The people residing there will not face any kind of problem. From the point of view of environmental protection, suita..

‘All Govt offices must reduce power consumption by 10%’

    Staff ReporterChief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that instructions have been given to all government offices to reduce electricity consumption by 10 percent. If we save one unit of electricity, we reduce the emission of ..

‘Need to make youth aware, active in environ protection’

    Staff ReporterChief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that the thoughts and sensitivity of children towards saving nature has been effectively expressed through art mediums. The coming generations should be aware and active f..

We have to save Mother Earth for future generation: CM Chouhan

    Staff ReporterChief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that we have to save the earth for the coming generation. Everyone can contribute by planting trees to save the earth. We have to discharge our responsibility of protectin..

Late Gopinath Munde was an ideal public representative: CM Chouhan

    Staff ReporterChief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan paid floral tributes to veteran BJP leader Late Gopinath Munde and remembered his contribution by attending a tribute programme in memory of senior leader Late Gopinath Munde in Be..

Nautapa: Temp crosses 450 Celsius mark

    Staff ReporterFor the first time in the season, the temperature crossed 45 degrees Celsius mark. The highest temperature was recorded in Khajuraho at 45.5 degrees Celsius. Earlier in 2016, the highest maximum temperature of Khajura..

Gangster Mukhtar Malik killed in gangwar in Rajasthan’s Jhalawar

    Staff ReporterNefarious gangster Mukhtar Malik, who was injured in a gangwar on Tuesday-Wednesday night in Jhalawar, Rajasthan, died during treatment at 10 am on Friday. There are 58 serious offences registered against him. DSP Gir..

Tankha, Patidar, Valmiki elected unopposed to RS

   Staff ReporterAlthough there is much uproar in Haryana and Rajasthan for the election of Rajya Sabha seats in the fear of cross-voting, but in Madhya Pradesh, all three candidates were elected unopposed. BJP candidates were elected on tw..

Bina Solar Plant receives Intl Sustainable Rly Award in Berlin

    Sraff ReporterThe solar energy initiative of Indian Railways is now getting appreciation and awards at the international level as well. Under the International Sustainable Railway Awards held in Berlin, Germany on June 01, Bina Sol..

Large scale sowing of moong to prove fruitful for Narmadapuram farmers

     Staff ReporterBreaking all the old records of moong production this year, the Narmadapuram district has set the record for maximum sowing of moong in summer 2022. Not only in the State, now a record of yielding maximum moong ..

Three of a family killed in ghastly mishap on Gwalior-Shivpuri highway

   Staff ReporterThe negligence of a truck driver on the Gwalior-Shivpuri highway proved dear to three members of a family, including mother and son. In the Ghatigaon area on the highway, the driver of a speeding truck suddenly applied the ..

Weathermen issue thunderstorms, rain alert

    Staff ReporterThe monsoon has already hit Kerala and is moving at a normal pace. It is expected to reach Bhopal on June 15. Earlier, a warning had been issued in 11 districts of Madhya Pradesh regarding thunderstorm squalls and rai..

Raisen’s Anjana Yadav scales highest peak of Sikkim, hoists tricolour

    Staff ReporterAnjana Yadav, a mountaineer from Semri, a small village in Salamatpur in Raisen district, has once again braved the height of the Himalayas with her own courage. This time Anjana, continuing her mountaineering journey..

3 labourers trapped under debris; two rescued, one dies

  Staff ReporterOf the three labourers who got trapped under the debris of a house that suddenly collapsed in Shahpura area, two were immediately evacuated, while one labourer died on Wednesday evening in Bhopal.After receiving information about..

Nadda praises welfare policies of State Government

    Staff ReporterNational President of Bharatiya Janata Party J P Nadda addressed a press conference organised at State BJP office, Bhopal, on Wednesday and discussed in detail the achievements of eight years of welfare government of ..

SEC sounds bugle for urban bodies’ polls

    Staff ReporterAfter the announcement of Panchayat elections in Madhya Pradesh, the dates for the urban body elections have been announced on Wednesday. The elections will be held in two phases. The first phase will be held on July ..

Hoarding of film actors blackened for promoting tobacco products

there was a fierce protest against use of tobacco on World No Tobacco Day on Tuesday, against film stars Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgan and Shahrukh Khan in Bhopal on Tuesday. The doctor, along with cancer victims, blackened faces of the three film stars’ poster in Piplani area. Not only this, effigies of all three were also burnt. Doctors and cancer victims were angry over these stars as they were advertising tobacco products. Dr Prashant Tripathi, who was leading the protest, told ‘The Hitavada’ that ..

BoB confers ‘Maharaja Sayajirao Lok Bhasha Samman’ to Malini Awasthi

Bank of Baroda (BoB) has conferred ‘Maharaja Sayajirao Lokbhasha Samman’ to famous folk singer Padma Shri Malini Awasthi for her important contribution in publicity of Indian folk languages through her folk songs. BoB Executive Director Ajay K Khurana felicitated Malini Awasthi with the award in a special programme in Gangtok. Maharaja Sayajirao Lok Bhasha Samman is given in the name of BoB Founder Maharaja Sayajirao Gayakwad III for important contribution for publicity of Indian folk languages. It ..

Mass movement imperative to end malnutrition among children: CM

Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that mass movement is necessary for the work of eradicating malnutrition among children and improving their health status. Impetus is being given to the efforts in the state by obtaining public cooperation for this purpose. The campaign to make Anganwadis capable will be boosted by increasing the participation of Crisis Management Committees, members of Antyodaya Committees and voluntary organisations, which were active during the Corona period. CM ..

No child will remain an orphan on the soil of MP: CM

Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that no such child will remain orphan in the state, whether the parents have passed away due to corona or due to any other reason. The government will be their guardian. The entire responsibility of their care will be ensured by the government. The government, along with the society, will make complete arrangements of food, education, shelter and livelihood for such children. CM Shri Chouhan said that those families which leaned on the father's income, ..

Herd of rampaging elephants destroy houses at Chakrar

    Our CorrespondentDindori, A herd of wild elephants once again destroyed four houses at Chakrar village of Karanjia range of Wetsren Karanjia range and forest village Chada of Bajag forest range on the intervening night of Su..

Support to all industrial units that generate employment: CM

    Staff ReporterChief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that we will extend all possible support to develop yarn and fabric industries. Establishment of new units will act as helping hand in creating job opportunities. We will leav..

Panchayat elections: Collector imposes Model Code of Conduct

    Staff ReporterCollector and District Magistrate Avinash Lavania has issued prohibitory orders under section 144. This order will be effective till the completion of the general elections of three-tier panchayats in Bhopal district...

Ujjain’s Aishwarya stands 4th, Indore’s Utkarsh secures 5th rank in UPSC

    Staff ReporterThe Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released its 2021 exam results on Monday, in which candidates from Madhya Pradesh have also raised the flag. Ujjain’s Aishwarya Verma has secured 4th rank in the en..

Minister Thakur releases sports calendar of MP

    Staff Reporter Sports and Youth Welfare Minister Yashodhara Raje Scindia met Union Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Anurag Thakur in New Delhi on Friday and told about sports activities of Madhya Pradesh. Thakur also unveiled cale..

Nomination papers for Panchayat elections to be taken from today

    Staff Reporter State Election Commissioner Basant Pratap Singh informed that nomination papers for general election of three-tier panchayats-2022 will be taken from Monday. Nomination papers will be submitted by June 6. Nomination ..

President accorded warm welcome in Ujjain

    Staff Reporter President Ram Nath Kovind was accorded a warm welcome by Governor Mangubhai Patel, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and Commercial Taxes, Finance, Planning, Economic and Statistics Minister and In-charge of Ujjai..

MP will become preferred destination of Ayurveda: President

     Staff Reporter President Ram Nath Kovind said that I have fond memories associated with Ujjain. I am familiar with the streets here. Ujjain is the city of Yoga-Vedanta, Parv-Utsav, religion-philosophy, art-literature, Ayurved..

Holistic health approach must for good health, says President Kovind

PRESIDENT Ram Nath Kovind said that the main goal of National Health Policy announced in year 2017 is to provide quality, affordable health services to all the people in the country. For good health, a ‘holistic health approach’ means that medical treatment should be in co-ordination with all medical systems. In the last two decades, Arogya Bharti has done commendable work in this field in a well thought and organised manner. He informed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has laid the foundation stone ..

‘Period Fellow’ Mishra wants menstruation leave policy for female workers in MP

    By Ankita Garg With women in rural areas of Madhya Pradesh reluctant to talk about menstruation, Satyam Mishra from Madatghar Welfare Society is on a mission to educate people about menstrual hygiene. He is the first Period Fellow ..

Scindia calls on Union Minister Anurag Thakur in New Delhi

    Staff Reporter Sports and Youth Welfare Minister Yashodhara Raje Scindia met Union Sports and Youth Affairs Minister Anurag Thakur in New Delhi on Friday and apprised him of sports activities of Madhya Pradesh. Minister Thakur also..

SEC announces dates for Panchayat Polls

    By Nupur Sengupta With completion of reservation process for the post of Panch, Sarpanch, Janpad and District Panchayat member elections, the State Election Commission has announced schedule for election of three-tier (Gram, Janpad..

President arrives for three-day MP visit, given warm welcome

    Staff Reporter Governor Mangubhai Patel and Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan accorded a warm welcome to President Ram Nath Kovind at the airport on his arrival in Bhopal on Friday for three-day visit of Madhya Pradesh. Governor..

CM to release first installment of PMAY Plus on May 28

    Staff ReporterChief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan will issue letters of approval and first installment amount of Awas Plus under Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Rural) to 5 lakh beneficiaries on May 28. Chief Minister Chouhan will als..

‘Adopt Anganwadi Campaign’ will connect society with Anganwadis: CM Chouhan

    Staff ReporterChief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said, “Children are the future of our country and healthy, educated and cultured children build a capable nation. Under the leadership of Prime Minister Modi, a “Mahaya..

Collector Lavania inspects Motilal Nehru Stadium ahead of President ’s programme

    Staff ReporterAhead of President Ramnath Kovind’s visit to Bhopal, Collector Avinash Lavania on Thursday inspected the venue of Motilal Nehru Stadium and gave necessary directions to the officials.During the inspection, Colle..

Petrol pumps to remain closed once in a week

    Staff ReporterMadhya Pradesh Petrol Pump Dealers are set to stage sit-in from June in order to support their demand of 5 per cent commission in fuel charges.The association has decided keep all fuel stations closed once in a week. ..

President on 3-day visit to MP from May 27

    Staff ReporterPresident Ram Nath Kovind is coming on a three-day visit to Madhya Pradesh, during which he will perform bhoomipujan for the upgradation and construction work of 85 health institutions of MP in a programme organised a..

Ward reservation process for BMC elections concludes

    Staff ReporterThe process of reservation for Bhopal Municipal Corporation (BMC) elections concluded in the State capital. Ward-wise reservation was done in the auditorium of Ravindra Bhavan in the presence of senior officials of di..

Petrol Pumps Assn stage protests on cut in excise duty, threatens indefinite strike

   Staff ReporterAround 4,900 petrol pump stations across Madhya Pradesh remained closed for 7 pm to 9 pm on Wednesday in order to oppose the cut in excise duty on petrol and diesel.The Madhya Pradesh Petroleum Dealers Association said that..

Rampaging elephants kill two in Janakpur

    Staff ReporterHerd of elephants that entered around Sanjay Tiger Reserve, Sidhi have killed two people in Janakpur, on Wednesday.According to reports, the group of elephants are active around Janakpur for the past two days. On Wedn..

Pre-monsoon showers witnessed in many parts of Madhya Pradesh

    Staff Reporter Pre-Monsoon showers provided much needed relief from scorching heat to citizens in Bhopal. IMD Bhopal has forecast rain and thunderstorms at several places in the State. Maximum temperature declined by 3 to 4 points ..

Petrol pump owners to keep fuel stations closed for two hours today

    Staff Reporter Madhya Pradesh Petrol Pump Owners’ Association is all set to keep their station closed for two hours from 7 pm to 9 pm on Wednesday in order to oppose commission related issue. The Association members said that..