Madhya Pradesh News

No arrests without investigation under SC/ST Act in MP: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

No arrests without investigation under SC/ST Act in MP: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

On September 6, at least 35 outfits linked to upper caste communities, objecting against the amendment to the SC/ST Act, carried a nationwide bandh.  

Sep 21, 2018, 12:13 PM IST
Remove photos of PM Narendra Modi from PMAY houses: HC to MP government

Remove photos of PM Narendra Modi from PMAY houses: HC to MP government

The order was passed by the Gwalior bench of the Madhya Pradesh High Court.

Sep 20, 2018, 07:44 AM IST
6-year-old boy attacked by street dogs in Bhopal, parents blame MCD

6-year-old boy attacked by street dogs in Bhopal, parents blame MCD

The 6-year-old boy was attacked by street dogs in Bhopal.

Sep 20, 2018, 07:11 AM IST
#Digvijay4CM trends on Twitter as Rahul Gandhi begins Congress poll campaign in MP, veteran leader distances himself

#Digvijay4CM trends on Twitter as Rahul Gandhi begins Congress poll campaign in MP, veteran leader distances himself

Distancing himself from the trend, Digvijaya asserted that he has no ambitions of becoming the Chief Minister.

Sep 18, 2018, 15:19 PM IST
With blessings from 11 priests, Rahul Gandhi kicks off Congress poll campaign in Madhya Pradesh

With blessings from 11 priests, Rahul Gandhi kicks off Congress poll campaign in Madhya Pradesh

Banners and posters describing Rahuk as a 'Shiv bhakt' were put up across the city. Chants of 'Rahul Gandhi Zindabad' were also heard on his arrival.

Sep 17, 2018, 17:10 PM IST
Rahul to kickstart Congress campaign with roadshow in poll-bound MP

Rahul to kickstart Congress campaign with roadshow in poll-bound MP

Several posters depicting him as 'Shiva bhakt' or devotee of Lord Shiva, after his recent visit to Kailash Mansarovar, were posted across Bhopal.

Sep 17, 2018, 07:29 AM IST
323 government officials fail EC test on elections in Madhya Pradesh

323 government officials fail EC test on elections in Madhya Pradesh

Elections are scheduled to be held this year-end in 230 Assembly constituencies of Madhya Pradesh.

Sep 12, 2018, 16:56 PM IST
Bhopal's tailor-turned-serial killer, who drugged and killed 30 truckers, arrested

Bhopal's tailor-turned-serial killer, who drugged and killed 30 truckers, arrested

48-year-old Aadesh Khambra, a tailor, has confessed to have killed more than 30 people in the past eight years.

Sep 12, 2018, 16:27 PM IST
In MP, 323 govt officers fail EC-conducted test to check proficiency in poll-related work

In MP, 323 govt officers fail EC-conducted test to check proficiency in poll-related work

The Election Commission had some time ago issued the warning to former Shivpuri Collector Tarun Rathi for failing to review voters list in Kolaras Assembly constituency, where the by-election was

Sep 12, 2018, 15:12 PM IST
AAP leader Sanjay Singh’s car attacked in Madhya Pradesh’s Chhindwara

AAP leader Sanjay Singh’s car attacked in Madhya Pradesh’s Chhindwara

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MP and senior leader Sanjay Singh was attacked by a group of people on Tuesday in Chhindwara district of Madhya Pradesh. The AAP leader, however, escaped unhurt.

Sep 11, 2018, 17:34 PM IST
Girl shoots self with gun while playing Russian roulette on WhatsApp video chat

Girl shoots self with gun while playing Russian roulette on WhatsApp video chat

A lethal game, Russian roulette involves a revolver with a single-loaded bullet. 

Sep 11, 2018, 14:58 PM IST
Watch: BJP youth wing leader in Madhya Pradesh fires celebratory shots, complaint filed

Watch: BJP youth wing leader in Madhya Pradesh fires celebratory shots, complaint filed

The complaint was filed at the Bairagarh police station and police have started investigating the matter. Interestingly, celebratory firing is banned in Madhya Pradesh. 

Sep 09, 2018, 20:59 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh: Woman killed for marrying outside community; father held

Madhya Pradesh: Woman killed for marrying outside community; father held

The family members allegedly killed the woman by attacking her with a tool used to cut sugarcane plants, Sub-Inspector at the Khetia police station Rajendra Ingle said.

Sep 07, 2018, 13:55 PM IST
Bharat Bandh: Drones cameras used for surveillance in Gwalior

Bharat Bandh: Drones cameras used for surveillance in Gwalior

In an unusual way to keep eye on demonstrators across the city, authorities used drone cameras for surveillance in Gwalior during the ongoing Bharat Bandh.

Sep 06, 2018, 14:13 PM IST
Bharat Bandh against SC/ST Act amendment: Protest continue across in MP, UP & Bihar, normal life affected

Bharat Bandh against SC/ST Act amendment: Protest continue across in MP, UP & Bihar, normal life affected

Prohibitory orders have been imposed under Section 144 in sensitive areas.

Sep 06, 2018, 07:15 AM IST
'Bharat Bandh' against SC/ST Act amendment: Section 144 imposed, security tightened in MP

'Bharat Bandh' against SC/ST Act amendment: Section 144 imposed, security tightened in MP

Following the shutdown call, the authorities have imposed Section 144 in Satna, Bhind, Shivpuri, Gwalior and other districts of MP.

Sep 05, 2018, 22:00 PM IST
MP Education Minister Kunwar Vijay Shah mocks transgenders in Teachers' Day speech, faces flak

MP Education Minister Kunwar Vijay Shah mocks transgenders in Teachers' Day speech, faces flak

Kunwar Vijay Shah is the Education Minister in the Madhya Pradesh government led by Shivraj Singh Chouhan.

Sep 05, 2018, 17:01 PM IST
MP shocker: Man raped mother as his 7-year-old child watched, arrested

MP shocker: Man raped mother as his 7-year-old child watched, arrested

The incident occurred on Sunday night when the woman was asleep in her house in the village, over 100km from Barwani.

Sep 04, 2018, 23:45 PM IST
SC/ST Act amendments: 'Bharat Bandh' on September 6; prohibitive orders issued in MP

SC/ST Act amendments: 'Bharat Bandh' on September 6; prohibitive orders issued in MP

Nearly 35 organizations have called for a 'Bharat bandh' against the SC/ST Amendment Bill passed in the Parliament last month.

Sep 04, 2018, 22:13 PM IST
Real face of BJP: Jyotiraditya Scindia hits back over threat by MLA’s son

Real face of BJP: Jyotiraditya Scindia hits back over threat by MLA’s son

Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia has hit out at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan over son of a ruling party’s MLA threatening to shoot him

Sep 03, 2018, 19:58 PM IST