Crop insurance mandatory for loanee farmers

ShivrajBhopal: The State cabinet here on Thursday cabinet decided to implement Prime Minister’s Crop Insurance Scheme from Kharif-2016. The scheme will be mandatory for loanee farmers and optional for non-loanee farmers. Five clusters have been prescribed by identifying low, medium and high risk districts. In the clusters, tenders will be invited from 11 crop insurance companies enlisted by Government of India for providing crop insurance amount of actual premium rate.
As farmers’ contribution, insurance companies …

Azhar features scandalous life of Azharuddin

Mohd AzharuddinAzhar is an Indian biographical sports film that is directed by Tony D’Souza. The movie revolves on the Former Indian Cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin’s scandalous life that promises to be explosive. The film was written by Rajat Arora and music was composed by Pritam Chakraborty under the production banner Balaji Motion Pictures. This film release will be mostly this year 2016 only. The Azhar Movie trailer starts exposing its magic.
The film is based on Indian …

Contractors, officials engaged in illegal mining: Diggy

Bhopal: Congress General Secretary and former chief minister Digvijay Singh has alleged that contractors and officials are engaged in illegal mining of sand under the patronage of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party. Singh told reporters on Tuesday night that unauthorised mining of sand is going on from the Narmada River said to be the lifeline of the state and from other rivers. No action has been initiated as they are getting protection from higher authorities. …

Indian-Foreign instrumental fusion Swar-Maitry

FusionBhopal: Observing the World Heritage Week, Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sanghralaya organised an Indian and Foreign instrumental fusion music programme ‘Swar-Maitry’ on Wednesday where renowned Sitar player from India, Smita Nagdev collaborated with Musicians from France and Belgium. Smita Nagdev (Sitar player), have been experimenting to find new directions in Music with the musicians of other traditions such as European, American, African Etc from time to time. This time she collaborated with Musicians from France …

Can’t wait to watch Sachin’s biopic

Sachin TendulkarAfter the official teaser of A Billion Dreams is out on April 14, people are eagerly waiting for the movie to come out. Sachin Tendulkar, the legendary batsman who is regarded as the God of cricket, will be back very soon to mesmerize his fans once again. However, not on the cricket field but in your nearest theaters since a movie is being made on his life story! Sachin’s official teaser is recently out and …

Action plan for transport system chalked out

Ujjain: An action plan for smooth transport system has been chalked out so that travellers from Indore to Ujjain during Simhastha face no problem. Arrangements have been made to ply over 600 buses daily from Vijay Nagar, Teen Imli, Bhaurasla, Gangwal and Sarwate bus stands in Indore city. From each bus stand, over 10 buses will start journey every minute. Initially, 600 buses will make over 5 sorties. Thus, over 3 thousand sorties will be …

Two more felines die at Kanha

TigerBhopal: Two more tigers have died at Kanha Tiger Reserve taking the death toll of big cats in the State to 20 in past few months. The latest death was reported at a time when the State government, National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) and the Wildlife Board are investigating the felines’ deaths. Field Director of Kanha Reserve JS Chauhan informed that a tiger and a tigress have died in the Kanha National Park. The carcass …

Balance essential in wildlife needs, people

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has directed for live contact with residents of villages translocated from forest areas. Efforts should be made to obtain funds for these villages from Central government. In case of need, availability of funds under other heads should also be ensured. The Chief Minister chaired 14th meeting of Madhya Pradesh Wildlife Board here today. Forest Minister Gaurishankar Shejwar, MLA Manavendra Singh, Chief Secretary and Members attended the meeting. Chouhan said …

MPCC accuses Smriti Irani for humiliating Rahul

IraniBhopal: The Madhya Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) here on Monday targeted Union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani saying she was trying to humiliate Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi in an issue of admission of a child in Kendriya Vidyalaya here. While talking to media persons here on Monday, MPCC Chief Spokesperson KK Mishra said, “After Irani’s humiliation in Hyderabad’s student Rohiht Vemula’s suicide case and defeat in Amethi, she is trying to denigrate Gandhi. The …

Concrete arrangements to check fire incidents

Ujjain: Concrete arrangements have been made to deal with fire incidents during Simhastha beginning from April 22 at Ujjain. Temporary fire stations have been set up at 16 points in Mela area. Fire brigade engines will remain present at 24 points. Main permanent fire station at Koyla Phatak will for entire Mela area would also function 24X7. Immediate action will be ensured on receiving information about fire incident. Citizens have been urged to give information …