HindustanTimes Thu,21 Aug 2014


Indore court awards 7-year RI to two brothers in acid attack case

Two brothers were sentenced to seven-years rigorous imprisonment by a court in Indore for seriously injuring a woman by throwing acid on her in 2012. It also imposed a fine of Rs. 50,000 on each of them.

Flag as display photo on social media not illegal: Indore's legal fraternity

Wary people changed their display pictures on WhatsApp and other social sites after a message went viral that using national flag as entity or group symbol, icon or in any form of title representation is 'illegal'.

Indore district officials saved from embarrassment at the last minute

Officials of district collectorate nearly suffered the ignominy of having their assets seized for having failed to pay farmers the additional compensation for the land that was acquired from them to build Indore by-pass.

Double-decker train between Indore and Bhopal will not be discontinued

The first-ever AC double-decker train service of Madhya Pradesh between Indore and Bhopal, which was scheduled to have its last run on Tuesday, will now keep running.

Patients get infected due to presence of pests, rodents in Indore

After a long period of negligence, the MY Hospital administration in Indore has admitted that rodents and termites are spreading diseases among patients here.

Indore: Court admits Dev’s plea to enhance Gujjar’s imprisonment

A division bench comprising Justice Shantanu Kemkar and Justice MC Garg admitted the petition of Keshav Dev, father of late IPS officer Narendra Kumar, seeking enhancement on imprisonment of the convict.

Over 1 lakh people in Indore expected to gain from water tax waiver

A month or so after it was unveiled, money is slowly starting to trickle in under the water tax waiver, which is expected to benefit nearly one lakh residents in Indore.

Inebriated men stab three passers-by in Indore, four arrested

Five miscreants, who were in an inebriated state, stabbed three people in Nandigram area of Indore. Police have detained four suspects. They consumed liquor and started stabbing commuters randomly.

Indore's illegal penthouses under civic body scanner

The penthouses that top dozens of swanky structures across Indore have come under the scanner. Collector Akash Tripathi  has sought zone-wise details of the number of penthouses in the city.

MP Basketball Association elects another president, kicks up a row

Election of Avinash Anand as president of MP Basketball Association has kicked up a controversy. Reason: about a month ago, Kailash Vijayvargiya was appointed president.

Scholarship scam: FIR against college, tribal dept officials

The Lokayukta police have registered an FIR against Sanskar Vidyapeeth Paramedical College and officials of tribal welfare department in connection with the multi-crore scholarship scam in paramedical colleges.

Stray dogs create menace on DAVV campus, one bitten

Stray dogs are on the prowl on the sprawling campus of Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya. A student was attacked by a stray dog on the university's Takshila Campus recently.

Indore's toniest neighbourhoods reel under rains, garbage

Roads in Anoop Nagar, Srinagar Main and Srinagar Extension remain filled with water for days after a heavy downpour due to inefficient drainage making it nearly impossible for residents to walk.

Indore airport flouts norms, does not have buffer zone yet

Lack of space has prevented the authorities from creating a mandatory 'buffer zone' between the parking lot and the terminal building. As per norms, there should be a buffer zone of 50 metres.

MPPSC asked to conduct exam for girl who was declared unqualified

In a landmark judgment, Indore bench of MP high court has directed Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission to specially hold the mains exam for a candidate who wrote the preliminary exam in 2012.
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