Milind Ghatwai


Chouhan’s decade in MP: Rarely hit the headlines for the wrong reasons until Vyapam
Mon, Nov 30, 2015

The soft-spoken politician often goes the extra mile to reinforce his secular image by involving clergy from all religions during major events.

Sign language gets status of separate language in Madhya Pradesh
Mon, Nov 30, 2015

Besides imparting education in sign language to those pursuing diplomas in education (D. Ed) and bachelor of education (B. Ed), the state will bear the fee of hearing and speech impaired students in professional courses.

I am the only brand ambassador of MP: Shivraj Singh Chouhan
Sun, Nov 29, 2015

CM said so when reminded about reports that actor Aamir Khan may be made the brand ambassador of the state.

Just one Lok Sabha seat but a victory that lifts Congress across Madhya Pradesh
Thu, Nov 26, 2015

Bhuria, 65, won back his Lok Sabha seat, Ratlam, in byelection results declared Tuesday.

Madhya Pradesh: BJP loses crucial Ratlam bypoll, Congress claims ‘revival’ in victory
Wed, Nov 25, 2015

The crushing defeat in Ratlam made the BJP’s victory in Devas assembly by-election a non-event.

Congress ahead in Ratlam, BJP wins Dewas assembly seat
Tue, Nov 24, 2015

From the beginning the party was assured about its victory in Dewas where the by-election was necessitated by the death of Tukoji Rao Puar.

Ratlam bypoll: Before day of decision, Congress candidate Kantilal Bhuria plays nightwatchman
Tue, Nov 24, 2015

Over 62 per cent voters in Ratlam exercised their franchise on Saturday. Counting of votes will take place on Tuesday.

Doing all we can to unite Ramzan with kin: Sushma
Mon, Nov 23, 2015

The 15-year-old told the minister that he was comfortable in the shelter home where he has made friends, but added that he wanted to be with his mother.

15-year-old Pak boy in a Bhopal shelter home: ‘I want to go to my mother’
Sun, Nov 22, 2015

Ramzan, who has been living in the shelter home for two years, has turned unusually quiet since his mother refused to come down from Karachi to take him back

Ratlam Lok Sabha bypoll: Congress to challenge BJP supremacy
Fri, Nov 20, 2015

The ruling BJP, which had won the seat for the first time in 2014, was quick off the block and began preparations even before the notification was issued.

Drought distress: Winter of discontent for Madhya Pradesh farmers
Thu, Nov 19, 2015

Extended dry spell hits rabi plantings on top of failed kharif crop.

Dewas Assembly by-elections: Absconding murder case accused to police, maharaja on BJP posters
Tue, Nov 17, 2015

Candidate Gayatri Devi’s son Vikram Singh Puar is ‘Shrimant Maharaj Sa’ on BJP posters in Dewas. (Express Photo)

Ratlam Lok Sabha by-polls : Upbeat Cong and wary BJP give this seat all they have
Tue, Nov 17, 2015

Over a year after winning 27 out of 29 Lok Sabha seats in Madhya Pradesh, the BJP is on edge ahead of the upcoming bypoll in Ratlam (ST) constituency. The Congress is giving this election its best shot, buoyed as it is by the result of the Bihar elections. The bypoll follows the death of […]

Madhya Pradesh: Tribal woman gets death sentence for killing husband
Tue, Nov 10, 2015

Using iron pincers, Rajwa Kol, a tribal woman, killed her 30-year-old husband Ramesh, neighbour Gudiya Yadav and her six-year-old son in Malkham village.

A lost case: A day in the life of a Class IV employee at Bhopal district court, 40
Sun, Nov 08, 2015

As a judge couple in Sagar, Madhya Pradesh, face arrest over the suicide of a peon on duty with them, a 40-year-old talks about life as a small cog in the wheels of justice

1,108 farmer suicides in MP last year, down from previous years: Shivraj Singh Chouhan
Fri, Nov 06, 2015

The opposition, on the other hand, accused Chouhan of pretending to be “sensitive’’, but doing little on the ground.

VIDEO: MP minister caught in storm for ‘kicking a boy’
Mon, Nov 02, 2015

Madhya Pradesh animal husbandry minister Kusum Mehdele was caught on camera kicking away a small boy who begged on his knees and asked for some money.

Case dates back to 2009: SIMI activist gets life term for killing ATS constable in MP
Sun, Nov 01, 2015

Faisal was sentenced to life imprisonment for murder and conspiracy under the Indian Penal code (IPC) and also Section 16-A of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.

‘Inequality’ in Hinduism: spiritual leader for reforms
Sat, Oct 31, 2015

Indore-based spiritual guru Bhaiyyuji Maharaj is growing increasingly frustrated with Hinduism, mainly the "frippery" and "inequality" that has entered the religion.

SIMI activist Abu Faisal, convicted for ATS constable murder
Sat, Oct 31, 2015

The ATS constable and two others were shot dead by SIMI activists in broad daylight in the communally sensitive town of Khandwa in November 2009.

Tiger strays into Bhopal institute, caught and shifted to national park
Fri, Oct 30, 2015

Forest authorities were set to begin rescue operations more than six hours after the big cat was first spotted around 5.45 am.

Peon suicide: FIR against additional district judge, wife
Tue, Oct 27, 2015

The couple were charged under Section 306 and Section 34 of the IPC late on Sunday but the Sagar police did not clarify whether they would be questioned and taken into custody.

Bypolls in MP: BJP tickets to dead leaders’ kin
Mon, Oct 26, 2015

The constituency, spread over Jhabua, Alirajpur and Ratlam districts, is considered crucial for the BJP because the party won it for the first time in 2014.

18 held in Madhya Pradesh on charges of cow slaughter
Wed, Oct 07, 2015

The raid that was conducted a fortnight ago in Imlipura, a Muslim locality, led to the release of hundreds of cattle.

Madhya Pradesh: Three arrested for converting locals to Christianity in Motwa
Tue, Oct 06, 2015

The three were booked under the Madhya Pradesh Freedom of Religion Act and sections 295, 506 and 34 of the IPC

MP: Catholic church named after Italian teen who died of cancer
Mon, Oct 05, 2015

Chiara Badano, born in Sassello village in Italian province of Savona, was beatified in 2010, exactly two decades after her tragic death.

14 absolved of SIMI links: Verdict exposes shoddy probe by Khandwa police
Fri, Oct 02, 2015

However, five accused in the case — including Babbu alias Bablia Lukas Dominique — were sentenced to three years imprisonment each under the Arms Act.

Vyapam scam: CBI conducts searches in MP, UP
Fri, Sep 25, 2015

This is the first major action the central investigation agency has taken after registering several FIRs and preliminary inquiries in connection with deaths of people linked to the scam.

Sunil Joshi murder: A case of twists and turns
Mon, Sep 21, 2015

From the anti-terrorist squads in Maharashtra and Rajasthan to the NIA to the Madhya Pradesh Police, the investigators were certain about the links of the alleged killers but not their motive.

Sunil Joshi murder: Charges framed against Sadhvi Pragya, 7 others
Mon, Sep 21, 2015

Pragya was not present in the Dewas court when the charges of murder and conspiracy were framed against her. She is an accused in other cases of alleged Hindu terror and is in jail.

Vyapam whistle-blower wins court battle against MP govt
Sat, Sep 19, 2015

Dr Anand Rai, one of the main whistleblowers in the Vyapam scam, and his wife Gauri were transferred to Dhar by the health department.

Brothers of Jhabua blast main accused arrested
Fri, Sep 18, 2015

The brothers, who had fled town after the explosion, were detained before Wednesday but were formally placed under arrest on Thursday and produced before a court in Petlawad.

Jhabua blast: Magazine owner held for supplying explosives to main accused
Wed, Sep 16, 2015

The Jhabua police picked up the magazine owner from Badnawar on the charge of supplying explosives to the main accused Kaswa in violation of rules.

Jhabua blast: Absconding shop owner Rajendra Kaswa had no licence to store or sell explosives
Wed, Sep 16, 2015

At least 88 people died in the explosion in Jhabua in Madhya Pradesh

Dismissed IAS officer Arvind Joshi, who was on the run, surrenders
Wed, Sep 16, 2015

The 1979 IAS batch couple, Arvind Joshi and his wife, have been accused of amassing wealth disproportionate to their known sources of income.

Jhabua blast: Village mourns teens who were best friends
Tue, Sep 15, 2015

Two teens, who would always be seen together in the village, died in the Jhabua blast.