Milind Ghatwai

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Satna church: Right-wing activists ask Hindus not to attend Sunday mass
Tue, May 03, 2016

Both Arun and Subhadra come from OBC families.

MP panel member wants Christians tried for sedition
Mon, May 02, 2016

Yadav said, “This is the first case in the country when Christians were caught red-handed converting and marrying OBCs."

At Simhastha Kumbh, Kinnar Akhara becomes a huge draw
Fri, Apr 29, 2016

An image of Ardhnarishwara — an amalgamation of the male-female form in Lord Shiva - forms the backdrop for the Kinnar Akhara’s main stage.

Madhya Pradesh Police, Bajrang Dal stop church wedding in Satna
Thu, Apr 28, 2016

Accompanied by Bajrang Dal activists, a Kolgawan police team entered the Church of God in India and arrested 10 people, including pastor Sam Samuel and the groom’s parents.

Simhasta Kumbh: Woman seer protests unequal facilities
Wed, Apr 27, 2016

Bhawanta on Tuesday sat in a samadhi posture in an eight-feet ditch, while volunteers started pouring soil on her.

BJP’s Dalit plan: Kumbh dip with Shah
Sun, Apr 24, 2016

After the ‘Samarasta Snan’ (dip of harmony), Shah is scheduled to break bread with them, and later address a convention.

Revisiting Shah Bano’s Family, 31 years later: ‘My mother got threats after SC order, but stuck to stand’
Sun, Apr 24, 2016

Shah Bano won in 1985, with the Supreme Court ruling that she was entitled to maintenance like any other Indian woman.

Heat wave: In Bundelkhand, this is the cruellest April they have seen
Sat, Apr 23, 2016

Animals are suffering not just due to lack of water but also unavailability of fodder due to crop failures and forest fires.

Simhastha Kumbh Mela begins in MP
Sat, Apr 23, 2016

The preparations for the religious fair, held once in 12 years, have transformed the town, with the BJP government almost making it an official event unlike the previous editions when religious organisations would dictate terms.

Transgenders make debut at Kumbh
Sat, Apr 23, 2016

The maiden entry of Kinnar Akhara, an institution representing transgenders, at the Kumbh drew maximum attention as devotees scrambled to seek their blessings when they arrived at Gandharv Ghat Friday evening.

Modi slams Congress ‘lip service to poor’, says he is PM because of Babasaheb
Fri, Apr 15, 2016

The Prime Minister was accompanied by Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and other dignitaries on the occasion.

Madhya Pradesh: Subsidy for youth to visit Savarkar jail
Thu, Apr 14, 2016

Visits to Port Blair will be covered under the scheme that was announced three years ago.

Road Mishap in MP: Biker, Veenu Paliwal, dies living her passion
Wed, Apr 13, 2016

In a tragic incident, Veenu Paliwal, India's top woman biker died in a road accident in Vidisha district of Madhya Pradesh's last evening.

Indore: Engineering colleges told to send students to PM Modi’s rally in Mhow
Mon, Apr 11, 2016

The directive has left the colleges in a quandary because many of them don’t have their own vehicles and some are hosting exams.

Congress leader booked for WhatsApp post on Mohan Bhagwat
Thu, Apr 07, 2016

The police action against Nagori follows the arrest of several Muslim youths in different parts of Madhya Pradesh for posting comments or morphed images involving Bhagwat in the social media.

MP: Army asks Bhind officials to ‘control’ youth
Sun, Apr 03, 2016

Chambal divisional commissioner Shivanand Dubey said steps will be taken to monitor these youngsters on trains.

Nine held for clash at mosque in Madhya Pradesh
Tue, Mar 29, 2016

Locals alleged that the nine “Wahhabis”, some of whom were from Delhi and Bhopal, were preaching “conservative” ideas in the mosque.

CBSE yet to declare result of cancer survivor
Mon, Mar 28, 2016

The board, however, did not declare her result, saying that she had been marked absent and was ineligible for the July examination.

No terror plot in Ujjain explosives haul: ATS
Wed, Mar 23, 2016

The recovery of explosives ahead of the month-long Simhastha had led to speculation, with local media linking it to SIMI and Indian Mujahideen terror plot.

‘Insult to RSS chief’: Police in a fix after booking youth under scrapped 66(A) of IT Act
Mon, Mar 21, 2016

While the Sheopur police are still clueless, their counterparts in Anuppur have booked another Muslim youth under the same section of the IT Act for his Facebook comment against the RSS chief.

Madhya Pradesh: Urdu Academy secretary says fellow poet ‘violated woman’s dignity’
Sun, Mar 20, 2016

Mehdi said, “He has violated a woman’s dignity by talking about her undergarments in public. A poet has to be sensitive and use sober words and language. He has a way with words but he crossed the line that day.”

‘Rowdy Rathore’: The little gambler
Sun, Mar 20, 2016

Mohd Akeel, who was turned in by his son to police for betting during a game of cards, now has on his hands a famous 8-year-old, a blissful wife, an irate mother, and some angry friends.

Slogan row: MP House passes censure motion against Owaisi
Sat, Mar 19, 2016

The case was registered by Karimnagar Three Town police in Telangana following a complaint by one Bethi Mahender Reddy.

Two jailed in MP for morphed RSS leader Mohan Bhagwat image
Fri, Mar 18, 2016

On a complaint stating that the duo had hurt sentiments of Hindus, Shakir Yunus Banthia,

Opium crop failure: No high for these farmers in times of drought
Thu, Mar 17, 2016

Opium growers in Madhya Pradesh are bearing the brunt of a drop in yields and a new licencing policy.

Row over essay topic: May move court if govt does not revoke order, says ‘blacklisted’ teacher
Tue, Mar 15, 2016

One of the five essay topics in the paper was “Caste-based reservation is dangerous for the country".

Essay topic on quota sparks uproar in Madhya Pradesh Assembly, two officials suspended
Wed, Mar 09, 2016

In the Class XII Hindi language exam, held on Saturday, the controversial topic was among five topics on which the students had to write a 200-word essay.

To stop cow slaughter, cattle sale banned in Madhya Pradesh town
Tue, Mar 08, 2016

The ban has been put in place, it was informed Monday.

Madhya Pradesh: Forest guard dies during crackdown on sand mafia
Mon, Mar 07, 2016

On Sunday, authorities in Gwalior and Morena districts had stepped up vigil against illegal mining.

Vandalism at dhar RSS office: Right-wing leader to withdraw complaint
Fri, Mar 04, 2016

The complaint against a group of Hindu youths for allegedly vandalising the RSS office in Dhar the day after Basant Panchami and stoning houses of three right-wing leaders is set to be withdrawn. The youths were reportedly angry with the leaders who, they said, had falsely claimed that namaz was not held at Bhojshala on […]

To save crops and legitimise killing nilgai, Madhya Pradesh renames it to ‘rojad’ in rulebooks
Thu, Mar 03, 2016

In 2011, then forest minister Sartaj Singh had floated a proposal to issue temporary licences to hunters and charge them Rs 5,000 for every nilgai (blue bull) they kill.

Power situation in MP: Under Cong rule, people stayed in underpants, says CM Chouhan
Wed, Mar 02, 2016

The CM was replying to the debate on motion of thanks to the Governor’s address.

Madhya Pradesh budget 2016-17: Increase in incentive for inter-caste marriage
Sat, Feb 27, 2016

The state has a substantial population of Scheduled Castes.

Production of oilseeds down by 40% in Madhya Pradesh
Fri, Feb 26, 2016

The main oilseeds, soybean and mustard, saw the worst decline at 5.92 lakh MT in 2013-14 from the high of 9.95 lakh MT in 2012-13.

JNU case isn’t one of sedition: Former SC judge who delivered defining verdict
Thu, Feb 25, 2016

Slamming Delhi Police Commission B S Bassi for “saying one thing today and another tomorrow,’’ the judge asks, “Is the law like that. The accuser has to prove the guilt.’’

HC tells CBSE to declare results of hospitalised student marked ‘absent’
Thu, Feb 25, 2016

The board, however, refused to declare her results saying she had been marked ‘absent’ in the March examination and rules did not make her eligible for the July examination.