International child porn racket busted

Indore: The cyber cell of Madhya Pradesh police has busted an International WhatsApp group suspected to be involved in circulation of child pornographic content and arrested three persons, including a class 12 student, from the state in this regard. According to...

Rakesh Singh is new MP BJP Chief

Bhopal: Ahead of the Madhya Pradesh assembly elections due by the year end, the ruling BJP on Wednesday appointed its parliamentarian from Jabalpur Rakesh Singh as the party's state unit chief. Singh, the Jabalpur MP and party's chief whip in the Lok Sabha, replaced...

Kovind says country needs harmony

Mhow: President Ramnath Kovind has said that today the country needs harmony not war. Baba Saheb always chose the path of peace, compassion and non-violence, he added. In context of the countrys integrity, Baba Saheb said that he was an Indian first, an Indian later...

158 young soldiers pledge at pass out parade at MRC

Bhopal: The oath of affirmation was administered to 158 young soldiers who passed out of the Mahar Regiment Centre here after a rigorous military course of 34 weeks, Army officials said today. They were administered the oath at the Passing Out ceremony yesterday by...

Capacity to dispose solid waste will increase

Indore: India's capacity to dispose solid waste in a scientific manner will be increased in the near future, Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri said. "Currently, 25 per cent of the solid waste is disposed in a scientific manner, while the rest...

Bandh call by upper caste was a failure

Bhopal: The 'Bharat Bandh' called by some groups opposed to the caste-based reservations evoked a partial response in Madhya Pradesh. In the State capital, most of the shops remained closed till 12 noon, as generally the shops are opened at this time only. The schools...

No Bhariya family will be deprived of land

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that no Bhariya family will be deprived of land in state. Bhariya families will be given ownership rights of the land possessed by them since ages. He said that Bhariya families residing on forest land since many...

Police nab BJP leader for involvement in violence

Bhopal: The police on Saturday arrested a Bharatiya Janata Party leader from Hanumanganj in Bhopal for allegedly inciting violence that broke out during the nationwide strike by Dalits on April 2. The police had earlier announced a reward of Rs 10,000 for information...

MoS status to 5 religious leaders creates controversy

Bhopal: Ahead of Assembly elections due later this year, the BJP government in Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday accorded the `Minister of State' (MoS) status to five Hindu religious leaders, a move which was slammed by opposition Congress. As per the order of General...

Death toll in violence rises to eight

Bhopal: The death toll in the violence that broke out during Dalit protests in Madhya Pradesh rose to eight with two more persons succumbing to injuries. Besides, unrest continued in violence hit Gwalior, Bhind and Morena on Tuesday. Meanwhile, the police on Tuesday...