Madhya Pradesh News

Rahul to visit BR Ambedkar's birthplace in Mhow on June 2

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, who has been aggressively raising the cause of farmers, will visit the birthplace of Dalit icon BR Ambedkar at Mhow in Madhya Pradesh on June 2.

Dalits in MP village not allowed to use public borewell

Dalit residents of Ghatwani village in Alirajpur district of Madhya Pradesh -- some 400 km from Bhopal -- have alleged that they are not allowed to use a public borewell and have to drink dirty water of a disused well.

CPI (Maoist) North Gadchiroli Committee member arrested

 A CPI (Maoist) North Gadchiroli Divisional Committee member, wanted in around 200 criminal cases, was arrested from the jungle of the Songudda area in Madhya Pradesh's Balaghat district, close to Maharashtra and Chhattisgarh.

Jilted lover hurls acid on woman in Bhopal; kills himself on spot

A 25-year-old woman was on Friday attacked with acid by her jilted lover, who subsequently killed himself in remorse on the spot near Sai Baba temple under the Ashoka Garden police station limits, police said.

Man throws acid on woman, kills himself in Bhopal

A 45-year-old man on Friday threw acid on a woman and later committed suicide here, police said. The woman suffered severe burn injuries in the incident.

Govt wants to rename MPPEB after scam dent

Under fire over the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) being rattled by scams, the state government wants to rename it.

Tripartite meet on Bansagar dam water fails to make headway

A tripartite meeting convened by the Centre to resolve disputes between Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh governments over release of water from Bansagar dam on Thursday failed to make headway as several outstanding issues could not be sorted out.

Two men get 10 years jail for gangraping minor

 A local court on Wednesday awarded 10 years of rigorous imprisonment to two persons for gangraping a 16-year-old girl in 2003.

Uma Bharti meets UP, MP CMs on Bansagar Dam issue

Union Minister for Water Resources Uma Bharti met the chief ministers of Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday to discuss the issue of supply of water to Uttar Pradesh from the Bansagar Dam in Madhya Pradesh.

Centre calls meeting of UP, MP CMs to resolve water issue

In a bid to resolve the dispute between Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh over releasing water from Bansagar Dam, the Centre has convened a meeting of the chief ministers of the two states here on Thursday.

MP govt to institute award in name of nurse Aruna Shanbaug

Madhya Pradesh government on Tuesday announced an award of Rs one lakh in the name of Aruna Shanbaug, the nurse who was raped and gagged with a dog chain that left her in a coma for 42 years.

Three killed, 9 injured in road accident in Madhya Pradesh

Three persons, including an elderly woman, were today killed and nine others injured when the SUV carrying them rammed into a stationary truck near here, police said.

MP minister Babulal Gaur wanted to teach Russian woman how to remove dhoti
MP minister Babulal Gaur wanted to teach Russian woman how to remove dhoti

Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Babulal Gaur is in the news again. And this time too, for the wrong reason.

Illegal mining: Cop comes under attack, escapes with injuries

A police sub-inspector was injured when he jumped into a pit to save his life after an excavator illegally mining 'murum' allegedly made an attempt to mow him down at Sirmaur area, 45 km from the district headquarters.

Illegal mining: Cop comes under attack in MP, escapes with injuries

A police sub-inspector was injured when he jumped into a pit to save his life after an excavator illegally mining 'murum' allegedly made an attempt to mow him down at Sirmaur area, 45 km from the district headquarters.

Social security schemes: MP CM begins enrolment

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister, Shivraj Singh Chouhan Monday began enrolment in the state for three social security schemes launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi by presenting insurance certificates to his staff and their family members.

Tribal couple killed, 3 kids injured after being run over by car in MP

A tribal couple was killed and their three children seriously injured after they were mowed down by a vehicle driven by an inebriated youth here, police said.

Illegal miners attempt to crush police official under excavator in MP

A police official in Madhya Pradesh`s Rewa district suffered injuries on his legs and hands while trying to escape an attempt to crush him under an excavator (JCB) machine at an illegal mining site.

Vishwa Hindi Sammelan to be held on September 10-12 in Bhopal

 Union Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday announced the dates for the tenth edition of international Hindi conference, to be held on September 10-12 in Bhopal.

Madhya Pradesh denies releasing advertisement with CM's photographs

 Even though the Supreme Court has prohibited the use of photographs of governors and chief ministers in advertisements put up by state governments or its agencies, a leading national daily on Friday came out with a two-page pull out carrying the photographs of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan along with that of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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MPBSE.nic.in & Mpresults.nic.in 10th board Results 2015: MP Board Bhopal 10th Class exam results 2015 announced

The MPBSE HSC Class X Results 2015 were declared by the Madhya Pradesh Board of Secondary Education (MPBSE-Bhopal) today, i.e. on May 14.

Three killed in Madhya Pradesh cracker factory blast

: Three people were killed in a cracker factory blast in the Balaghat district of Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday night.

Eunuchs booked for chopping off private parts of man

 Two unidentified eunuchs allegedly abducted and chopped off the genitals of a man who had posed as a eunuch and collected alms from train passengers here, a police official said on Wednesday.

Bangaldeshi woman regains consciousness, alleges gang-rape

 A 20-year-old Bangladeshi woman, who was found unconscious in a Amritsar-bound train here two days ago, on Wednesday regained her senses and alleged that she was gang-raped near Kalyan railway station near Mumbai, a Government Railway Police (GRP) official said.

MP PMT: SIT arrests two youths for posing as dummy candidates

Two youths were arrested for allegedly impersonating candidates of the Madhya Pradesh Pre-Medical Test (PMT) conducted in 2009, police said on Wednesday.

Tremors felt across Madhya Pradesh after two earthquakes hit India

Tremors of two near-simultaneous powerful earthquakes that shook several states in north and east India, with their epicentres in Nepal and Afghanistan, were felt across Madhya Pradesh this afternoon, officials said.

Stones pelted on Dalit groom for riding horse in procession in MP

A Dalit groom had to don a helmet during his marriage procession as upper caste locals opposed to the idea of the groom riding a horse pelted stones at him and also took away the animal.

MP govt asks 'Jal Satyagraha' protestors to accept land

 The Madhya Pradesh government today asked the farmers, participating in the 'Jal Satyagraha', to call off their protest and accept the land being allotted to them.

Man held with suspicious walkie-talkies in Bhopal

 A director of a private security agency is being quizzed by the intelligence bureau (IB) and army sleuths after he was arrested with three walkie-talkie sets that could let him eavesdrop on messages transmitted over the police wireless network.

MP Dairy Federation's Sanchi to send milk powder to Nepal

 Madhya Pradesh Dugdha Mahasangh (MP dairy federation) will send its Sanchi milk packets to quake-torn Nepal following a request from the Centre.