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Bhopal tightens lockdown measures after cases linked to Tablighi event surge

April 06, 2020 2:42 pm

Late on Sunday, the district administration announced that only milk and medicine stores will remain open.

Madhya Pradesh distilleries switch to manufacturing hand sanitisers 

March 31, 2020 10:12 am

There are 11 distilleries in the state and all have begun large-scale production of the hand sanitisers, which has already been put under Essential Commodities Act.

Madhya Pradesh: Bill against cow vigilantism faces uncertain future

February 29, 2020 7:23 am

The Bill, which proposed an amendment to the anti-cow slaughter legislation, provides for a jail term ranging from six months to five years for people who engage in violence in the name of cow protection.

CPM leader who immolated himself dies, community demands judicial probe

January 27, 2020 2:58 pm

Tukoganj Police Station in-charge Nirmal Kumar Shrivas said it was not clear why the 72-year-old took the extreme step because the police could not record his statement.

MP govt allows liquor contractors to open sub-shops; BJP says rapes will increase

January 10, 2020 12:00 pm

In urban areas, the licensee will be able to open a sub shop within five kilometres, while in rural areas within 10 kms of the existing shop. This is likely to double the number of shops.

Bhopal: CPI (M) leader booked for claiming Jain saints participated in anti-CAA protest

December 28, 2019 2:23 pm

Premnarayan Mahor had on Thursday shared on his Facebook wall an image that showed a group of Digambar Jain saints and devotees sitting on a road. He captioned the image claiming they too were protesting against the new citizenship law.

Madhya Pradesh: BJP cries foul as Congress decides not hold direct mayoral elections

September 25, 2019 1:44 pm

Presently, the mayors and presidents are elected directly by voters in respective areas. Under the new system, councillor will elect the mayor and the president.

Take 5: After row, sales have shot up... of chicken, doubled, says Anand Choubey, operator, chicken and egg kiosk in Bhopal

September 22, 2019 12:46 am

In an attempt to boost earnings of tribal women, Congress government in Madhya Pradesh recently set up a kiosk selling chicken and milk side by side from two counters. Protests by BJP have now forced it to junk the pilot project

Bhopal: 11 dead as boat overturns during Ganesh visarjan, 2 still missing

September 13, 2019 1:09 pm

Bhopal Ganesh Visarjan Boat Accident: Around 20 people were aboard the two boats which were used to transport and immerse a huge idol in the lake for Ganesh visarjan near Khatlapura.

Bhopal: Officials face Rs 2.5 lakh fine for not giving info under RTI

August 10, 2019 9:36 pm

The notice is related to ten RTI applications filed by activist Anupam Mishra in March 2016, seeking information on various issues.


BMC officer watching porn during meeting suspended: Bhopal Mayor

January 21, 2016 11:39 am

Bhopal, Jan 21 (ANI): Bhopal Mayor Alok Sharma on Thursday said the Bhopal Municipal Corporation (BMC) officer, who was caught watching porn during a state municipal council meeting, has been suspended. Sharma added that lockers are being constructed to keep mobiles to avoid any such incident in the futures. He also informed that after the construction of lockers, mobiles will be strictly prohibited inside the meeting hall.

North India shivers under cold wave

January 16, 2016 6:22 am

Haldwani/Bhopal, Jan 16 (ANI): Cold wave conditions prevailed over most parts of hilly regions in North India affecting normal lives of people. Local residents and workers in Haldwani were seen gathered around bonfires on Saturday to find respite from bone chilling cold waves.The picture was no different in Bhopal where cold wave with dense fog affected normal life in of the most parts.