• Congress President Sonia Gandhi
    Mar 31, 2015 16:53 IST

    AICC president to meet disaster-hit farmers in MP on April 2

    All India Congress Committee (AICC) chief Sonia Gandhi will visit areas affected by unseasonal rains and hailstorms in Madhya Pradesh on April 2, said state Congress spokesperson KK Mishra.

  • pregnancy
    Mar 31, 2015 17:04 IST

    Doctors in Indore to protest district administration’s norms on sex determination

    Doctors in Indore will shut down their clinics on April 15 to protest the district administration’s “improper and clerical implementation” of the Pre Conception and Pre Natal Diagnostic Technique (PCPNDT) Act.

  • Indian Judiciary
    Mar 30, 2015 22:06 IST

    MP court orders police to register case against woman for harassing husband

    A court here ordered police on Monday to register a case against a woman for allegedly harassing her husband and in-laws because of her supernatural beliefs, which made her resort to acts like serving them tea laced with urine.

  • Crime
    Mar 31, 2015 17:25 IST

    Teen sent to juvenile home for raping minor in Betul

    A five-year-old girl was raped by a minor boy in Betul district on Sunday, police said on Monday. The victim, a resident of village Malegaon under Multai police station of the district, is undergoing treatment at the district hospital, where her condition is stated to be “critical”.

  • Helmet
    Mar 30, 2015 23:03 IST

    MP: Congress takes BJP head on in helmet war

    Around a decade ago, when Digvijaya Singh was the chief minister, an attempt had been made to make wearing helmet compulsory. At that time the BJP had taken to the streets to oppose the move and finally it had to be scrapped. Now, the shoe is on the other foot.

  • LPG
    Mar 31, 2015 16:57 IST

    Consumers in MP not willing to give up subsidised LPG: Distributors

    It has been a year since the MP's oil distribution companies launched a campaign asking the well-off people in the country to volunteer for non-subsidised cooking gas but it seems the appeal has fallen on deaf ears.

  • Khandwa
    Mar 30, 2015 22:51 IST

    Communal tension grips Khandwa after youth’s murder

    Tension gripped Khandwa after a few people shouted communal slogans in Badabam area on Monday evening while returning from the funeral of a Muslim man who was found murdered near the railway station.

  • Indian Rupee
    Mar 30, 2015 17:12 IST

    Man held for duping online banking users in Madhya Pradesh

    The police on Monday arrested one man for allegedly withdrawing money from bank accounts of several people with the help of duplicate SIM cards and virtual internet provider (IP) address.

  • Indore jail
    Mar 31, 2015 16:39 IST

    Indore central jail's complaint boxes receive 220 petitions

    The Indore Central Jail administration has received 200 to 220 complaints from its inmates through the grievance boxes it installed in its premises two months ago.

  • Indian Judiciary
    Mar 31, 2015 16:32 IST

    Butchers move court against shutting down of abattiors in Indore

    The members of Indore’s beef meat retailers association moved the high court on Monday against the Indore Municipal Corporation’s (IMC) move to close down abattoirs in the city.

  • Mission Indradhanush
    Mar 31, 2015 17:23 IST

    2.6 lakh kids on Mission Indradhanush radar in MP

    The Mission Indradhanush, a Central government scheme that promises immunisation to all children by 2020, will cover nearly 2.6 lakh unvaccinated children in 15 districts of Madhya Pradesh, National Health Mission director said on Monday.

  • Sarojini Naidu Government Girls’ College
    Mar 30, 2015 22:28 IST

    MP college asks girls not to hide faces after police ‘advice’

    A government college in Madhya Pradesh’s capital has barred girls from covering their faces citing security reasons, the institute’s principal said on Monday, drawing angry response from students and activists.

  • Cricket stadium
    Mar 30, 2015 16:37 IST

    Another World Cup over, but MP CM’s stadium promise unfulfilled

    The 2015 World Cup tournament has ended but chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan is yet to deliver on his promise made after India’s 2011 victory to build an international cricket stadium in Bhopal. Madhya Pradesh has two international cricket stadiums — Holkar Cricket Stadium is located in Indore and Captain Roop Singh Stadium in Gwalior.

  • MP governor Ramnaresh Yadav
    Mar 30, 2015 17:36 IST

    ‘MP governor seeking quashing of FIR devoid of merit’

    The Special Task Force (STF), which is investigating the multi-layered scam Professional Examination Board (PEB) scam, has described governor Ramnaresh Yadav’s petition seeking annulment of the FIR against him in the case as “devoid of any merit and substance.”

  • Graveyard
    Mar 30, 2015 15:15 IST

    Dilapidated graveyard irks Muslims in Indore

    In Indore’s Khatkhatpura graveyard, the dead are denied their peaceful rest. The foul stench emanating from a nearby nullah (open drain) pervades the air, making it tough for grieving Muslim families bringing their dear ones for burial.