Bhopal News

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

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.

Madhya Pradesh: Labourer fakes pregnancy to avail govt benefits

The woman refused to show the stillborn's face claiming it was against the local custom. The hospital staff soon found out that the baby the woman claimed was stillborn was actually dough shaped to look like a baby.

Madhya Pradesh loses one more tiger, fourth in less than a fortnight

Tigress T 23 was being treated in an enclosure in the Bandhavgarh tiger reserve since March this year. The old tigress had lost her canines and had difficulty making a kill.

Madhya Pradesh: Synthetic milk units busted, state to bring law to provide life term for adulteration

In a joint operation on July 19, a team of Food and Drug Administration officials from Morena and Bhind districts and a Special Task Force (STF) of state police busted factories manufacturing synthetic milk by adding chemicals

Madhya Pradesh e-tendering scam: Two aides of ex-minister held

The alleged scam that came to light in April 2018 involved rigging of online bidding process in order to ensure that particular firms got tenders.

MP: After BJP threat of toppling govt, two MLAs support Congress during voting on bill

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath said he was ready to prove majority any time to dispel the atmosphere of uncertainty the BJP was trying to create.

Madhya Pradesh: Mass transfers of police dogs, handlers draw criticism from BJP

With the Congress government transferring thousands of officers and employees since the change of regime in the state seven months ago, the transfer of the canines and their handlers saw the BJP target the Kamal Nath government for not even sparing animals.

High-security block in Bhopal jail premises to house SIMI men

SIMI activists who are facing trial in different courts in Madhya Pradesh have been shifted to Bhopal central jail for security reasons. All of them are likely to be shifted to the new block by the end of this month.

MP collector removes AC from office, installs it at nutrition centre

"There is nothing great about it. There is no tyag (sacrifice) involved. As a government functionary, it's my duty," Umaria collector Swarochish Somavanshi, said.

Madhya Pradesh: Three held in MP e-tendering scam

An EOW team raided the premises of OSMO IT Solutions Private Limited, located in Mansarovar Complex, and took into custody Vinay Chaudhary, Varun Chaturvedi and Sumit Golvalkar, and seized documents. 

MP Congress welcomes Kamal Nath’s decision to raise OBC quota

Kamal Nath had last week announced that the state government has decided to raise the reservation limit for OBCs from 14 per cent to 27 per cent and also implement quota for the poor among the general category.

Madhya prades: Govt announces scheme to arrest fall in onion prices

The Kamal Nath-led government said it will encourage cooperative societies, government undertakings, private bodies and traders not to buy the commodity below Rs 800.