Senior BJP leader Lal Krishna Advani said on Tuesday that even though the US had imposed sanctions against India after the nuclear explosion, the BJP-led NDA government ensured that there was no inflation in the country for six-and-a-half years that Atal Bihari Vajpayee was the prime minister.
District collector Aakash Tripathi on Friday evening issued orders to seal the bank accounts of three chit fund companies functioning in Indore. Punya Priya Mitra reports.
Basant Panchami at the disputed Bhojshala-Kamal Maula premises on Friday was a ticking time bomb that, thankfully, did not explode. But it was not completely peaceful either.
Punya Priya Mitra and Ritesh Mishra report.
The three-day Global Investors Summit in Indore from October 28 to 30, was 'global' only in name; its flavour was overwhelmingly domestic. Though, delegates came from 15 countries, most went away without committing anything.
The new scheme will cover the police personnel, his wife and three children till they are 24 years. The benefits will continue post retirement too. Those covered in the schemes will be entitled to Rs 8 lakh a year in treatment for self, wife and three kids.
Reporting on the Arab Spring wouldn’t have had the punch it did if it weren’t for the many camera phones that let people capture the events as they happened.
A cartoonist with a local Hindi eveninger was arrested by the Indore police on Tuesday night on charges of fanning communal sentiment after members of the local Muslim community objected to an offensive cartoon of Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi. Punya Priya Mitra writes.
It reads like a normal traveller's last-minute shopping list: a suitcase cover with Apollo 600 written on it from a shop in Indore's bustling Kothari Market, and a blue denim cloth for the same from another shop…
Five SIMI activists of whom two are wanted in the Ahmedabad blast case of July 2008, were arrested hereby a joint team from Madhya Pradesh Police’s ATS and the Indore Police on Tuesday night.
Five Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) activists of whom two are wanted in the Ahmedabad blast case of July 2008, were arrested from the Khajrana area of city, by a joint Madhya Pradesh ATS and Indore police team on Tuesday night, reports Punya Priya Mitra.
A team comprising police officers and CBI officials interrogated at least three people on Monday allegedly linked to Hindu right wing groups, in connection with the 2007 Samjhauta Express blasts.
In yet another setback to the Mumbai ATS, two of its witnesses told a local court in Indore that they were forced to implicate Sadhvi Pragya Singh in the Malegaon blast case, reports Punya Priya Mitra.
As the meltdown of Indian stocks continued since Monday in the wake of global cues, it seems to have melted the hopes of a sub-broker and his family in Hyderabad in Indore, report Ashok Das and Punya Priya Mitra.
A 22-year-old almost died while taking part in a dangerous stunt for a TV reality show performed at a mall in Indore, report Punya Priya Mitra & Manoj Ahuja.
Rahul also quizzed people about the effectiveness of the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme, reports Punya Priya Mitra.
Post at your own risk. Recently, over 200 letters meant to be delivered were found at a scrap dealer’s shop near the city’s Navlakha bus stand, reports Punya Priya Mitra
THE DISPUTE over Karbala Maidan between two communities has been continuously keeping the entire administration on tenterhooks, but what is worrying is that there are 30 such potential flashpoints in Indore division, which are mired in dispute.
Communal tension has been reported in Haatpipliya and Chapra in neighbouring district of Dewas after a man from a particular community allegedly molested an eight-year-old girl in Haatpipliya on Wednesday morning, reports Punya Priya Mitra.
IT IS not yet dawn in Jabra village, situated 22 km from the tehsil headquarters of Badnawar in neighbouring tribal district of Dhar. But, braving the biting winter chill, the vigilance committee comprising female Sarpanch Raj Kunwar Jat and others, armed with torches and lathis are out patrolling the village. Not to guard against looters, but to put to shame those defecating in the open.
THE STATE Police Headquarters (PHQ) has decided to put an end to issuing of mobile phone private numbers by the telecom companies due to security reasons and its possible misuse. And if at all private numbers were to be issued, they had to be authorised at the PHQ level and not by the district SP, as was being done at present.