Milind Ghatwai


Madhya Pradesh mandi death case: ‘Why would I lie about my father’s death’
Fri, May 25, 2018

The 65-year-old farmer, who owned 15 bighas of land, had brought 25 quintals of chana to the mandi. He collapsed on the morning of May 17.

Long queues, soaring heat have Madhya Pradesh mandis on the edge
Fri, May 25, 2018

The long queues at mandis and procurement centres follow the government’s decision to buy wheat, gram, mustard and lentil directly from the farmers.

Mamaji, please don’t bring caste into education, student tells Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan
Tue, May 22, 2018

Shivraj Singh Chouhan spent some uncomfortable moments when the young questioner turned slightly aggressive repeating `mamaji caste, mamaji caste,’ and wondered why he won’t get the laptop despite studying for the same length of time and scoring 80 per cent, three per cent more than his friend.

Man lynched in MP for ‘bull slaughter’: ‘Can’t believe he could slaughter an animal, he was scared of blood’
Mon, May 21, 2018

The victim’s wife accused Shakeel of “misleading” Siraj into doing something he was not capable of.

Man lynched in MP for ‘bull slaughter’: Economic reasons, not vigilantism, behind assault on duo, say villagers
Mon, May 21, 2018

Villagers claimed their cattle had been going missing regularly, but they had no clue that they were being slaughtered till heads of two bulls were found on May 4.

MP: Man lynched for slaughtering bull
Sun, May 20, 2018

The victim, Siraj Khan, who was in his forties, died before he could be taken to hospital. Shakeel Maqbool, in his thirties, is admitted in a hospital in Jabalpur and is stated to be critical.

Madhya Pradesh: Man beaten to death in Satna for alleged cattle slaughter
Sun, May 20, 2018

According to initial reports, when the villagers reached the spot four accomplices of Riaz and Shakeel fled, following which they were severely beaten up.

Nitin Gadkari warning to contractors: Will put you under bulldozers
Sat, May 19, 2018

The Union minister said there was no shortage of funds in the country, and added that he will not tolerate corruption. He said the money does not belong to contractors but “the poor of this country.’’

Indore is India’s ‘cleanest city’ yet again. Just what is it doing right?
Fri, May 18, 2018

Madhya Pradesh capital Bhopal is second, the same position it occupied in the 2017 survey. What did Indore do to defeat 433 other cities to win its maiden ‘cleanest city’ tag a year ago?

Patriotism means respecting every caste, religion: Venkaiah Naidu
Thu, May 17, 2018

Naidu also spoke at the third convocation of Kushabhau Thakre Patrakarita Avam Jansanchar Vishwavidyalaya at the Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay auditorium in Raipur, where he said that the front page of a newspaper should contain news, while views should be restricted to the editorial page.

It’s official: For patriotism, Madhya Pradesh school students will now answer roll call with ‘Jai Hind’
Thu, May 17, 2018

The move comes more than five months after the government made this decision, in a bid to instil patriotism in children. The government has already instructed schools to hoist the Tricolour and sing the national anthem daily in schools.

Uma Bharti writes to Shivraj Singh Chouhan: Some officers avenging being penalised by me
Sun, May 13, 2018

In a letter to MP Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, she stated that state services officer Vinay Nigam was not awarded IAS cadre even though she had recommended his case.

‘You have been duped’: Congress to tell voters in MP ahead of polls
Fri, May 11, 2018

“You have to repeatedly tell people ‘you have been duped’,” Madhya Pradesh Congress chief Kamal Nath told the office-bearers of Youth Congress, Mahila Congress, National Students Union of India (NSUI) and Seva Dal who came to Bhopal from districts across the state on Thursday.

Day after ‘nalayak’ jibe, Madhya Pradesh CM counters Kamal Nath
Wed, May 09, 2018

Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan used the word in a self-deprecating manner nearly a dozen times at an event on Tuesday to talk about pro-poor schemes launched during his tenure.

Madhya Pradesh: Jabalpur doctor resigns over no FIR against BJP workers who ‘threatened rape’
Tue, May 08, 2018

Denying the charges against party workers, Jabalpur BJP president G S Thakur accused the doctor of not attending to the patient when she was on duty that day — when, he claimed, the child’s mother lost her cool.

Will set up people panel to probe scams during 15-yr BJP rule in Madhya Pradesh: Kamal Nath
Tue, May 08, 2018

“This will be the first such commission. Wait for seven months (for the state Assembly polls) — there will be exposes,’’ Nath said, addressing the media in the state capital.

Ujjain admin revokes Dalit baraat circular
Sun, May 06, 2018

Ujjain Collector Manish Singh said the intention behind the circular was to prevent any law and order situation during weddings but it should not have been issued because it sent a wrong message by mentioning Scheduled Castes/ Scheduled Tribes/Other Backward Class.

Madhya Pradesh: Tribal woman, Muslim man’s nikah cancelled after VHP protest
Sun, May 06, 2018

Saraswati Shivram, 22, and Saddam Sikandar Hussain, 23, both from Mandla, were among 1,001 couples who got married on April 26 at Mandla.

Madhya Pradesh BJP MLA says child marriage will put an end to elopement, ‘love jihad’
Sun, May 06, 2018

Linking late marriages to “love jihad” — a term used by Hindutva forces for marriages between Hindu women and Muslim men — the BJP leader said girls are “emotional” and that they “get carried away” when someone offers to help them by changing name and identity.

Ujjain’s Dalits must give baraat notice: Official order
Sat, May 05, 2018

Authorities cited a recent showdown between Dalits and upper castes that led to an FIR against 17 people in Naggurdiya village after upper caste men allegedly forced a Dalit groom to get off a horse.