Madhya Pradesh News

FIR registered against Akash Vijayvargiya for thrashing Municipal Corporation officer

FIR registered against Akash Vijayvargiya for thrashing Municipal Corporation officer

The FIR against Akash, son of senior BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya, was registered after he was caught on camera thrashing the Municipal Corporation officer with a cricket bat.

Jun 26, 2019, 15:35 PM IST
BJP MLA Akash Vijayvargiya caught on cam thrashing Municipal Corporation officer

BJP MLA Akash Vijayvargiya caught on cam thrashing Municipal Corporation officer

Akash, son of senior BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya, used a cricket bat to assault the government officer in a bid to stop him from conducting an anti-encroachment drive.

Jun 26, 2019, 13:39 PM IST
Mentally challenged minor raped, impregnated by 55-year-old villager

Mentally challenged minor raped, impregnated by 55-year-old villager

The incident came to light when the family members of the victim found out about her three-month pregnancy.

Jun 26, 2019, 11:07 AM IST
Madhya Pradesh Cabinet to take up 10% quota for economically backward upper castes

Madhya Pradesh Cabinet to take up 10% quota for economically backward upper castes

Kamal Nath-led Congress government is likely to make some amendments before implementing the quota for economically backward upper castes.

Jun 26, 2019, 08:45 AM IST
12-year-old hangs herself to death after watching horror show on mobile

12-year-old hangs herself to death after watching horror show on mobile

The two girls were watching a video of a horror show on their mobile when their parents had gone to a nearby market.

Jun 25, 2019, 13:36 PM IST
Monsoon likely to hit parts of Madhya Pradesh in 48 hours

Monsoon likely to hit parts of Madhya Pradesh in 48 hours

Monsoon is likely to hit eastern Madhya Pradesh in the next 48 hours, the weatherman said Sunday.

Jun 23, 2019, 19:41 PM IST
Four prisoners escape from Neemuch district jail in MP, hunt on

Four prisoners escape from Neemuch district jail in MP, hunt on

A massive search has been launched for them. 

Jun 23, 2019, 08:04 AM IST
72-year-old man declared dead at government hospital in MP, found alive next morning

72-year-old man declared dead at government hospital in MP, found alive next morning

The man was brought to the Bina Civil Hospital in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar district after being found unconscious on a road.

Jun 23, 2019, 06:47 AM IST
BJP leader's body buried into sand after murder in MP, 'the end' written above

BJP leader's body buried into sand after murder in MP, 'the end' written above

A local BJP leader was murdered and his dead body was buried into the sand in Bargi Assembly constituency of Jabalpur district in Madhya Pradesh on Saturday. The deceased BJP leader has been

Jun 15, 2019, 11:16 AM IST
North and central India seethe under heatwave; dust storm claims 34 lives in Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh

North and central India seethe under heatwave; dust storm claims 34 lives in Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh

Intense heat conditions are expected to continue for another week till June 15, said the weather department.

Jun 08, 2019, 11:33 AM IST
Madhya Pradesh: Official accused of demanding non-veg and liquor; transferred

Madhya Pradesh: Official accused of demanding non-veg and liquor; transferred

A woman official had posted a stern message on a WhatsApp group of Patwaris some time ago, saying that ADM Dilip Mandavi's such demands should not be entertained.

Jun 07, 2019, 11:45 AM IST
2008 Malegaon bomb blast case: BJP MP Pragya Singh Thakur to appear in NIA court on Friday

2008 Malegaon bomb blast case: BJP MP Pragya Singh Thakur to appear in NIA court on Friday

This comes after blast-accused Pragya Thakur failed to appear in court on Thursday. The court had expressed displeasure on her absence.

Jun 07, 2019, 09:09 AM IST
Kamal Nath meets PM Narendra Modi, asks for quick disbursal of central funds for MP

Kamal Nath meets PM Narendra Modi, asks for quick disbursal of central funds for MP

Kamal Nath has requested PM Narendra Modi to ensure that central ministries in-charge of various departments cooperate in helping the state government with development projects.

Jun 06, 2019, 15:00 PM IST
Sadhvi Pragya briefly hospitalised in Bhopal

Sadhvi Pragya briefly hospitalised in Bhopal

Newly-elected Bhopal MP Pragya Singh Thakur, who had been directed to appear before a special court in Mumbai in the Malegaon blast case this week, was hospitalised for a stomach ailment and

Jun 06, 2019, 12:44 PM IST
Kamal Nath blames BJP for power cuts in Madhya Pradesh, takes out advertisements in local newspapers

Kamal Nath blames BJP for power cuts in Madhya Pradesh, takes out advertisements in local newspapers

Kamal Nath says power generation is more than the demand for power in Madhya Pradesh but adds that the previous government had created supply-related problems.

Jun 06, 2019, 08:09 AM IST
Major administrative reshuffle in Madhya Pradesh, 33 IAS, 37 IPS officers transferred

Major administrative reshuffle in Madhya Pradesh, 33 IAS, 37 IPS officers transferred

In the run up to the Lok Sabha elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief and now Union Home Minister Amit Shah had targeted the Kamal Nath-led government in the state, accusing it of

Jun 02, 2019, 15:24 PM IST
Massive fire at Indore powerhouse, entire city's electricity supply affected

Massive fire at Indore powerhouse, entire city's electricity supply affected

A massive fire broke out at a transformer in the main powerhouse of Indore's electricity department on Thursday night. The blaze later spread out to the entire power plant. Firefighting operations

May 31, 2019, 07:18 AM IST
Not interested in bringing down Madhya Pradesh government: BJP's Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Not interested in bringing down Madhya Pradesh government: BJP's Shivraj Singh Chouhan

The BJP had won 28 out of 29 Lok Sabha seats in the state in the just-concluded general polls and there has been speculation about the longevity of the Congress-led government in the state which is

May 25, 2019, 20:03 PM IST
Congress worker shaves head after losing bet against BJP counterpart in MP

Congress worker shaves head after losing bet against BJP counterpart in MP

Not the one to shy away from a bet, BL Sen shaved his head after incorrectly predicting Rahul Gandhi would become the PM after Lok Sabha election 2019.

May 25, 2019, 14:05 PM IST
Niranjani Akhara sacks seer who organised yagna, vowed to die if Digvijaya Singh loses from Bhopal

Niranjani Akhara sacks seer who organised yagna, vowed to die if Digvijaya Singh loses from Bhopal

Swami Vairagyanand, who was associated with Panchayati Niranjani Akhara, created a flutter when he conducted a unique 'havan' of 5 kg of red chilli every day for a week to ensure the victory of

May 25, 2019, 10:37 AM IST