Simhastha-2016 begins at Ujjain

Ujjain: Simhastha-2016 began at Ujjain on Friday, with lakhs of devotees taking holy dip in sacred Kshipra river. Massive congregation of devotees on the river banks since early morning was a sight for the gods to see. It was enchanting and mesmerising to see Akhada’s saints, seers and Mahants scurrying towards the river and having the dip together amidst slogans singing glory of the God. All Akhadas came for Snan through the route prescribed for …

Vidyut Jamwal might get Khiladi 2

Vidyut-JamwalThe Khiladi 2 might be a vegetarian and martial art expert Vidyut Jamwal. Producer Ratan Jain, who is ready to start Khiladi 2 shooting, feels the work of Vidyut in Bullett Raja was laudable, but says he has not finalised anyone yet for the title role in the sequel to Akshay Kumar 1992 starrer hit movie. Bollywood actor, Vidyut Jamwal is one of the most renowned stars of the film industry. The New Age Action …

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 …