[

Bhopal

]

Latest from Bhopal

Delay in project completion akin to sedition: Madhya Pradesh govt

Updated on Nov 26, 2022 04:25 AM IST

The Madhya Pradesh water resources department has blacklisted a Hyderabad-based company over a nine-year delay in completing a project, saying the losses caused by the firm to the country amounted to “sedition”, according to officials aware of the details.

Tons river in Madhya Pradesh (HT Photo)
Tons river in Madhya Pradesh (HT Photo)

‘Act of sedition’: MP govt blacklists Hyderabad-based firm for delaying project

Ganga Kacchar water resource department Rewa chief engineer CM Tripathi, who signed the order, said the work was not completed by the contractor even after a lapse of more than nine years

Tons river in Madhya Pradesh (HT Photo)
Tons river in Madhya Pradesh (HT Photo)
Published on Nov 25, 2022 07:22 PM IST

‘Pakistan Zindabad’ slogans raised during Bharat Jodo Yatra in MP, alleges BJP

Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi, Jairam Ramesh, Rajya Sabha MP Digvijaya Singh, MP Congress Committee president Kamal Nath and others participated in the yatra in MP

Rahul Gandhi (Centre) with Madhya Pradesh Congress chief Kamal Nath (Right) and Maharashtra Congress chief Nana Patole (Left) (Twitter / @INCIndia)
Rahul Gandhi (Centre) with Madhya Pradesh Congress chief Kamal Nath (Right) and Maharashtra Congress chief Nana Patole (Left) (Twitter / @INCIndia)
Updated on Nov 25, 2022 08:03 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh: BJP corporator beaten to death in Gwalior, one held

According to the family of the deceased, Kushwaha got involved in a fight with a few of his friends about two months ago over some social issue, however, the matter was resolved

The video was shot by a passer-by who reportedly submitted it to the police (Representative Image)
The video was shot by a passer-by who reportedly submitted it to the police (Representative Image)
Published on Nov 25, 2022 01:02 PM IST

Liquor being smuggled to poll-bound Gujarat from MP villages: Excise officials

According to Madhya Pradesh excise officials familiar with liquor sales in the state, the phenomenon is spread across Jhabua and Alirajpur districts near the Gujarat border

71.31% population of Alirajpur and 68.66% of Jhabua is poor (HT Photo)
71.31% population of Alirajpur and 68.66% of Jhabua is poor (HT Photo)
Published on Nov 24, 2022 06:00 PM IST

E-tendering case: MP district court acquits all accused

The e-tendering scam was exposed in 2018 by then MP State Electronics Development Corporation officer Manish Rastogi after he saw an error of tampering in the e-tender

EOW registered an FIR of the case in April 2019. (File image)
EOW registered an FIR of the case in April 2019. (File image)
Published on Nov 24, 2022 02:34 PM IST

Bharat Jodo Yatra enters Madhya Pradesh, Rahul Gandhi attacks BJP

The yatra, which began on September 7 from Kanyakumari in Tamil Nadu, entered Bodarli village in Madhya Pradesh’s Burhanpur, where former prime minister late Indira Gandhi had addressed a rally in 1980.

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi during the Bharat Jodo Yatra in Burhanpur, Madhya Pradesh, on Wednesday. (ANI)
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi during the Bharat Jodo Yatra in Burhanpur, Madhya Pradesh, on Wednesday. (ANI)
Updated on Nov 24, 2022 06:29 AM IST

Rahul’s ‘Jodo Yatra’ to enter MP on Wednesday, Priyanka to join for first time

The Congress’ Bharat Jodo Yatra, which comes to Madhya Pradesh a year ahead of the assembly elections slated for December 2023, will cover 382 kms in the state

Priyanka Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi (File Photos)
Priyanka Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi (File Photos)
Updated on Nov 22, 2022 07:59 PM IST

MP: Debt-ridden farmer commits suicide in Bundelkhand due to crop failure

The brother of the deceased said the farmer, a resident of Chhatarpur district, was under severe stress after his crop failed for two consecutive years because of untimely rains and water crises

For representational purposes only. (ANI Photo)
For representational purposes only. (ANI Photo)
Published on Nov 22, 2022 06:18 PM IST

MP: Family accuses cops of assault after man dies in police custody; probe ordered

The family claimed that Israel Khan was beaten up brutally by the police, but the latter refuted the allegations and said that he was just stopped for questioning, but the youth fainted and died

For representational puposes only. (ANI Photo)
For representational puposes only. (ANI Photo)
Published on Nov 22, 2022 05:18 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh BJP banks on ‘Labharthi’ to beat anti-incumbency ahead of assembly polls

The ruling BJP in Madhya Pradesh has decided to create a new vote bank called ‘Labharthi’, comprising beneficiaries of various government schemes in the state

Political analysts see ‘Labharthi’ as an attempt by the Madhya Pradesh BJP to win the 2023 elections by replicating the model successfully followed by the party in Uttar Pradesh in the run-up to the assembly polls earlier this year. (File Photo)
Political analysts see ‘Labharthi’ as an attempt by the Madhya Pradesh BJP to win the 2023 elections by replicating the model successfully followed by the party in Uttar Pradesh in the run-up to the assembly polls earlier this year. (File Photo)
Published on Nov 20, 2022 07:23 PM IST

MP man kills friend for ending same-sex relationship

The accused was arrested after a half-burnt body of a man was found on Friday in a closed building in Indore

The accused works as a watchman. (Representative Image)
The accused works as a watchman. (Representative Image)
Updated on Nov 20, 2022 05:00 PM IST

Man who killed partner in MP, posted video online held: Cops

Police identified the accused as Hemant Rajendra Badane, a resident of Maharashtra’s Nasik, and said he was wanted in 37 cases of cheating and theft.

Police personnel take the accused into custody, in Rajasthan. (HT Photo)
Police personnel take the accused into custody, in Rajasthan. (HT Photo)
Updated on Nov 20, 2022 06:46 AM IST

Video: Cow roams inside hospital in Madhya Pradesh's Rajgarh

A similar incident was reported from the state's Ratlam district in September this year when a video of a dog sleeping on a hospital bed went viral.

Reports claimed the incident took place even as cow catchers are deployed at the hospital to prevent such mishaps.(Twitter)
Reports claimed the incident took place even as cow catchers are deployed at the hospital to prevent such mishaps.(Twitter)
Updated on Nov 19, 2022 06:26 PM IST

MP police arrest Islamic religious teacher for alleged forced conversion of man

The Islamic teacher identified as Aminuddin Qadri was arrested for hurting religious sentiments and under relevant sections of Madhya Pradesh Freedom of Religion Act

The SP said that Akshay was allegedly brainwashed and changed his religion and took a Muslim identity (Representative Image)
The SP said that Akshay was allegedly brainwashed and changed his religion and took a Muslim identity (Representative Image)
Updated on Nov 19, 2022 04:26 PM IST

MP police solve murder mystery of man whose remains found in 80 pieces

The Rewa police in Madhya Pradesh had recovered 80 pieces of the victim’s skeleton from the Dudhmuniya forest in February this year

The victim went missing in October last year and his skeleton parts and Aadhaar Card were found in a forest in February this year. (Representative Image)
The victim went missing in October last year and his skeleton parts and Aadhaar Card were found in a forest in February this year. (Representative Image)
Updated on Nov 19, 2022 06:30 PM IST

Third male cheetah released into acclimatisation enclosure in Kuno National Park

Five female cheetahs will be released in the larger enclosure but only after the relocation of the leopard from one of the inner enclosures

On November 5, Elton and Freddie, after spending 50 days in quarantine, were released (Twitter Photo)
On November 5, Elton and Freddie, after spending 50 days in quarantine, were released (Twitter Photo)
Published on Nov 19, 2022 03:38 PM IST

MP woman claims ‘forced to convert’ in viral video, NCW chief responds

The woman, in the video, is seen narrating her ordeal about how she and her husband were ‘converted’ to Christianity in exchange of a lumpsum amount of money, allegedly by a gang called the Bishop Ajai Lall Gang.

Screengrab from viral video.
Screengrab from viral video.
Published on Nov 18, 2022 06:33 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh HC calls a section of MP Freedom of Religion Act ‘unconstitutional’

The section 10 of the Act mentions that any person who desires to convert shall submit a declaration to that effect, 60 days prior to such conversion, in prescribed form to the district magistrate stating that s/he desires to convert on their free will and without any force, coercion, undue influence or allurement

For representational purposes only. (Getty Images/iStockphoto)
For representational purposes only. (Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Updated on Nov 18, 2022 04:43 PM IST

Missing tiger spotted in MP’s Morena: Experts flag concern after it attacks 2

Morena is about 117 km from Kuno National Park where eight cheetahs were translocated from Namibia on September 17. Kuno also has about 50 leopards

Anish Andheria, an expert on big cats, said if the tiger stays in Chambal valley, it will pose a great threat to cheetahs (Representative Image)
Anish Andheria, an expert on big cats, said if the tiger stays in Chambal valley, it will pose a great threat to cheetahs (Representative Image)
Updated on Nov 18, 2022 02:38 PM IST

MP: Burglars steal cash from strongroom of famous Salkanpur temple

The temple is located on an 800-foot summit in the village of Salkanpur. Following the incident, five policemen of different ranks posted for the security of the temple were suspended, Superintendent of Police Mayank Awasthi said.

Temple Trust's head Mahesh Upadhyaya said two persons can be seen in the CCTV footage filling six sacks of cash. (Image for representational purpose)
Temple Trust's head Mahesh Upadhyaya said two persons can be seen in the CCTV footage filling six sacks of cash. (Image for representational purpose)
Published on Nov 16, 2022 03:07 PM IST

President initiates PESA implementation in MP; CM says ‘power with tribals’

Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said now tribals will get rights on land, water and forest in the scheduled area

President Droupadi Murmu, Madhya Pradesh governor Mangubhai Patel and Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan at Shahdol, Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday. (ANI)
President Droupadi Murmu, Madhya Pradesh governor Mangubhai Patel and Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan at Shahdol, Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday. (ANI)
Published on Nov 15, 2022 08:10 PM IST

MP: Ex-gratia in cases of deaths by wild animals doubled to 8 lakhs

The chief minister insisted that it was necessary to maintain a balance in nature for conservation of wildlife and expressed his gratitude towards people for supporting the cause.

Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan. (HT File Photo)
Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan. (HT File Photo)
Published on Nov 14, 2022 07:29 PM IST

Bhopal man abducted by maternal uncle for 1 crore

The victim, a relationship manager of a private bank, was found in an unconscious state by a cattle grazer in the forest of Ratibad in Bhopal

The accused told police that he knew the victim’s father, who died two months ago, had left fixed deposits in his name. (Representative Image)
The accused told police that he knew the victim’s father, who died two months ago, had left fixed deposits in his name. (Representative Image)
Published on Nov 12, 2022 05:01 PM IST

MP siblings die after Agniveer recruitment rally, steroid use suspected

Alok Kumar Srivastava, the head of the pharmacology department at Bhopal’s Gandhi Medical College, said it was not uncommon for them to get cases of steroid consumption for such competitive tests

The doctor, who treated one of them, said he suspects he may have died of a steroid overdose. (Getty Images/iStockphoto)
The doctor, who treated one of them, said he suspects he may have died of a steroid overdose. (Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Published on Nov 11, 2022 02:37 PM IST

Nine-year-old killed in tiger attack in MP’s Shahdol district

The DFO said the victim’s family will be given financial assistance of ₹four lakh by the forest department

Nine-year-old killed in tiger attack in MP’s Shahdol district
Nine-year-old killed in tiger attack in MP’s Shahdol district
Published on Nov 10, 2022 10:51 AM IST

MP boy playing outside house goes missing, found dead 50 metres away: Police

Police said the 11-year-old boy was playing outside his house on Tuesday evening when he appears to have been abducted.

APolice said the 11-year-old was the son of a Special Armed Force (SAF) constable posted in Chhattisgarh (Getty Images/iStockphoto)
APolice said the 11-year-old was the son of a Special Armed Force (SAF) constable posted in Chhattisgarh (Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Published on Nov 09, 2022 09:38 PM IST

Tiger mauls 9-year-old girl to death in MP’s Shahdol; Body recovered from forest

The tiger dragged the girl into the forest while she was cutting paddy along with her grandmother and sisters in an agricultural field

Villagers and officials recovered the girl’s body from the forest. (Representative Image)
Villagers and officials recovered the girl’s body from the forest. (Representative Image)
Published on Nov 09, 2022 07:08 PM IST

278 degrees to non-students: Probe panel in MP medical results irregularities

On August 16, 2021, seven petitioners approached the Madhya Pradesh high court seeking an inquiry by an independent agency into what they alleged was “mass scale corruption” in the conduct of the 2018-19 examinations in medical and nursing colleges affiliated with the university.

The report, a copy of which HT has seen, says that the university’s report shows a mismatch between the number of those enrolled in the course, and those that got degrees — in 278 cases. (Representational image)
The report, a copy of which HT has seen, says that the university’s report shows a mismatch between the number of those enrolled in the course, and those that got degrees — in 278 cases. (Representational image)
Updated on Nov 09, 2022 05:09 AM IST
SHARE
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • ...
Story Saved
×
Saved Articles
Following
My Reads
My Offers
Sign out
New Delhi 0C
Sunday, November 27, 2022
Start 15 Days Free Trial Subscribe Now
Register Free and get Exciting Deals