HindustanTimes Thu,21 Aug 2014


'MP government vision paper attempt at communalisation'

Shivraj Singh Chouhan
The vision paper of the personality development cell (PDC) envisioned by the Shivraj Singh Chouhan government with its clear emphasis on Hindu culture is threatening to snowball into a major controversy.

MP Professional Exam Board scam whistleblower alleges attack by cop

Ashish Chaturvedi, an RTI activist and one of whistleblowers in the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) scam, was allegedly attacked by a policeman on Wednesday.

Infant disowned by couple after 'hospital swap' dies in Bhopal

New born baby girl
Suspecting foul play, the police on Wednesday sent the body of a month-old baby girl for autopsy, after being informed about the death by her parents who had initially disowned her at birth.

PMT scam accused nabbed from medical college in Delhi

Santosh Chaurasia, a medical student and a key accused in the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) scam was arrested by the anti-robbery squad of Delhi Police on Tuesday from the national capital.

MP CM Chouhan's Dubai visit plan invites Congress ire

Shivraj Singh Chouhan
The Congress has questioned the purpose of CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s visit to Dubai, terming it a useless exercise. The party vice-president said the CM’s foreign visits is nothing but waste of public money.

Man booked for murderous assault on 2-month-old son in Bhopal

Royal Baby
A 26-year-old man allegedly assaulted his two-month-old son in a fit of rage after a quarrel with his wife, in a case reported from Banganga in TT Nagar late on Monday evening.

Satyamev Jayate team shoots at Bhopal's one-stop crisis centre

Aamir Khan's popularity continues to soar with Satyamev Jayate
A three-member production team of Satyamev Jayate, a TV show anchored by Aamir Khan, is in Bhopal to shoot the responses to the One-Stop Crisis Centre that was inaugurated by the Bollywood actor in June, 2014.

Bhopal: Unlike Kulaste, Jha has no grudge over his post in Shah's team

Prabhat Jha
Unlike Faggan Singh Kulaste, who has expressed his displeasure over the post he has been offered in Amit Shah’s team, vice-president Prabhat Jha, who has retained the same post, has no grudge.

Bhopal: Doctor threatened for raising substandard medicine issue

Prabhat Jha
MP Medical Officers' Association president Dr Ajay Khare has alleged that some unknown people came to the hospital where he is posted and threatened him to stop raising the issue of substandard medicines.
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Court in MP orders lodging of FIR against Aamir Khan, nine others

Aamir Khan, PK
A court in MP directed the town inspector of Adhartal police station in Jabalpur on Wednesday to lodge an FIR against Bollywood actor Aamir Khan and nine others over publication of the movie PK's poster.

MP: NGO rescues father and son chained for decades in Narshinghpur

Chained man
A man and his son, who were chained by their family in their house for more than three decades and one decade respectively, were rescued by an Ujjain-based NGO from village Pipariya Barodia in Narsinghpur.

Tiger panel report paints grim picture for Bandhavgarh big cats

A range of threats is contributing to the increasing number of tiger deaths in Bandhavgarh reserve, which has the country’s highest density of big cats, a new report by the National Tiger Conservation Authority has said.
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MP: Assembly by-polls a test of popularity for Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Shivraj Singh Chouhan
Many see the by-polls for three assembly seats as a sort of referendum on chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's popularity that took a beating because of the recent exam and recruitment scam.

MPPSC appointments: High court gives government more time to reply to PIL

Indian Judiciary
The MP high court granted two more weeks’ time to the state government to respond to a PIL seeking direction to the state government to frame guidelines for appointments at various posts in MPPSC.

Congress in MP sees by-polls as a chance to revive fortunes

Afghans check the names
After the drubbing it received in last year’s assembly election and the recent Lok Sabha election, the Congress is expecting that it would improve its performance in the upcoming by-poll for the three assembly constituencies.
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