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Madhya Pradesh: 10-year-old girl's molestation caught on CCTV; two arrested

In a shocking incident, a 10-year-old girl was groped and molested by a man in broad daylight at an apartment complex in Sadar Bazaar of Madhya Pradesh's Shivpuri.

26 Sep 2017


Mahamana Express in "bad condition" after maiden journey; passenger-amenities stolen

When the high-profile Varanasi-Vadodara Mahamana Express returned to Vadodara after its very first trip, railway officials were shocked to find some passenger amenities on the train were missing!

23 Sep 2017


Delhi: Heavy rains finally cool down city; waterlogging reported

Monsoon activity over Madhya Pradesh and northern winds finally brought some relief to Delhiites from the hot and sultry weather as the city and its neighboring areas witnessed heavy rainfall and thunderstorms yesterday.

18 Sep 2017


Madhya Pradesh college turns toilet into storeroom, leaves girls helpless

An undergraduate college in Madhya Pradesh's Panna district has put at stake the health and safety of its 450 girl students by converting its only washroom into a storeroom.

16 Sep 2017


Billionaire Jain couple of MP renounces world to become monks

A billionaire Jain couple from MP's Neemuch has made headlines after announcing their decision to leave behind their property and three-year-old daughter to become monks.

15 Sep 2017


India's 235 districts likely to face drought

After suffering through floods, India is now facing a prospect of drought.

13 Sep 2017

Uttar Pradesh

Patriotism test: No 'Present Sir!' in schools, only 'Jai Hind!'

According to reports, the Madhya Pradesh government has come up with a new way to imbibe patriotism: saying 'Jai Hind' instead of 'Present Sir/Ma'am' or 'Yes Sir/Ma'am' during roll calls in class.

04 Sep 2017


36 newborns die in a month in MP government hospital

Last month, as many as 36 newborns died in a government hospital in MP's Shahdol.

12 Aug 2017


Centre sacks 3 senior IAS officers over graft and inefficiency

The Centre came cracking down on two senior IAS officers BL Agrawal and Ajay Pal Singh, hailing from Chhattisgarh and 1 from Madhya Pradesh cadre.

05 Aug 2017


Amid rising onion prices, MP has lost onions worth Rs.20cr

Amid a rise in onion prices across India, the Madhya Pradesh government seems to have lost about 25,000 metric tonnes of onions worth Rs. 20cr.

05 Aug 2017


Narmada dam: Thousands protest against inadequate resettlement

As political drama and the India-China military standoff in Doklam are hogging the national limelight among other things, 12 people including veteran activist, Medha Patkar have been fasting over the past week over the government's decision to raise water levels in the Sardar Sarovar dam in Narmada.

04 Aug 2017


Only 62.81% schools in India have electricity connections

According to the latest data available with the Centre, over 37% of schools in the county didn't have electricity connections till March.

02 Aug 2017


Jharkhand government clears bill to ban forced religious conversions

The Jharkhand government headed by CM Raghubar Das in a cabinet meeting on Tuesday cleared the draft of a bill that will ban religious conversion through force or allurement.

02 Aug 2017


Digvijay Singh sacked as Cong Telangana incharge: The end nearing?

Congress General Secretary Digvijay Singh is no longer in charge of the party's Telangana unit. Just three months ago, he had lost charge of Goa and Karnataka.

10 Jul 2017

Himachal Pradesh

300 retailers quit after fertilizers sale linked to Aadhaar

A survey conducted by MicroSave for NITI Aayog revealed that almost 300 fertilizer retailers called it quits after linking of Aadhaar for availing subsidy benefits became mandatory.

10 Jul 2017

Narendra Modi

PM Modi to meet state chief secretaries to push development

Keeping in view the 2019 general elections, PM Modi will be holding a day-long meeting with the state chief secretaries, to push for development agenda in all the states.

05 Jul 2017

Health & Wellness

MP Govt. picks health-workers to educate men about condom usage

Madhya Pradesh has begun sending workers from the public health and family welfare department (PHFWD) who scout for men in the state and educate them to use condoms.

28 Jun 2017


Next on farmers' list: 'Electricity bill waivers, or more protests'

Farmers are preparing for a second round of protests, this time to waive off their electricity bills.

27 Jun 2017


With possible change in financial year, budget in November?

There is speculation about change in financial year from 2018. The present April-March cycle might soon be rescheduled to January-December.

EC disqualifies Madhya Pradesh Minister Narottam Mishra

The Election Commission has disqualified Madhya Pradesh Minister Narottam Mishra for having filed wrong accounts of poll expenditure during the 2008 Assembly elections.

23 Jun 2017


11 die in Indore hospital after snap in oxygen supply?

In a shocking incident, at least 11 people including two children mysteriously died at Indore's MY Hospital in a few hours.

23 Jun 2017


NEET 2017: Punjab's Navdeep Singh tops exam with 697 marks

Navdeep Singh from Punjab has topped the NEET 2017 with a score of 697 out of a maximum possible total of 720.

23 Jun 2017


CBSE declares NEET 2017 Results, available on official website

The results of NEET 2017, which decides admissions into MBBS and BDS, have been declared by the CBSE.

22 Jun 2017

Himachal Pradesh

The world now has over 5 billion mobile subscriptions

GSMA Intelligence, the research division of the trade organization representing mobile networks across the world, released a report stating that the world has over 5 billion mobile subscribers now.

20 Jun 2017


15 farmers' suicides in MP in two weeks

In 24 hours, two farmers committed suicide in Madhya Pradesh: one in Sehore, CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan's home district, and the other in Vidisha.

16 Jun 2017


Population control- 146 lacking districts to have 'Mission Parivar Vikas'

Upping its fight against population explosion, the government has announced 'Mission Parivar Vikas' in 146 districts where the Total Fertility Rate (number of children born per woman) is more than three.

13 Jun 2017


Loan waivers: state's solution would become an entire nation's problem

Every state should come to the aid of its farmers; after all, they are the backbone of our economy.

10 Jun 2017


India's agrarian crisis- Why farmers are protesting

The recent months have seen widespread protests by farmers in Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Telangana, Punjab, Haryana, Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh.

07 Jun 2017


Why are the farmers protesting in Madhya Pradesh?

Following protests from farmers in Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra, farmers in Madhya Pradesh have now been demanding fair prices and farm loan waiver.

04 Jun 2017


Railways to compensate man with Rs. 75,000 for inconvenience

In a complaint pertaining to 2013, the Delhi State Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (SCDRC) awarded Rs. 75,000 to Delhi-based Vijay Kumar, who suffered inconvenience on his train journey.

31 May 2017


Communal tension grips Bhopal over clashes

Police have been deployed in large numbers across Bhopal, after members of the Muslim and Hindu communities indulged in stone pelting.

25 May 2017


I-T Dept unearths 400 Benami deals, attaches properties

The Income Tax Department stated that it had unearthed 400 benami deals and has attached Rs. 600 crore worth of properties in regards to the deals.

24 May 2017


Bus accident in Uttarakhand claims 23 lives

At least 23 pilgrims from the Indore district of Madhya Pradesh lost their lives in a bus accident that took place on Tuesday in Uttarakhand's Uttarkashi.

24 May 2017


MP signs MoU with IIT Kgp for measuring happiness index

Are you happy? Before you say that, happiness can't be measured in definite terms; let me break the bubble for you. It can be and it is called the "happiness index" and grumpy India stands at 122 in World Happiness Report.

23 May 2017


Coal Scam- Naveen Jindal, Jindal Steel execs summoned as accused

Industrialist Naveen Jindal has been summoned as an accused by a special court, looking into allocation of coal blocks in Madhya Pradesh.

22 May 2017

Pakistan News

Unidentified caller from Pakistan offers money to kill Modi

A youth in Madhya Pradesh received a call from an unknown number, and the caller offered him Rs. 50 crore to assist him in killing PM Modi.

15 May 2017

Narendra Modi

Modi to attend closing ceremony of Narmada Sewa Yatra

PM Modi visited Amarkantaka in Madhya Pradesh to attend the closing ceremony of the Narmada Sewa Yatra.

15 May 2017


Centre launches pneumococcal vaccine for 21 lakh children

The Centre launched the Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV) under its Universal Immunization Programme (UIP) on May 13.

11 May 2017

Lok Sabha

Jyotiraditya Scindia to become leader of Congress in Lok Sabha

Attempting to recover from a glaring losses from the recent state assembly polls, the Indian National Congress has been rethinking its strategy.

05 May 2017


Bengaluru: Security-check at airport will now take only 25 seconds

According to reports, Bengaluru's Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) is India's first airport to have introduced the Automated Tray Retrieval System (ATRS).