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Madhya Pradesh: Woman alleges gang-rape by 5 cops for 10 days in lock-up

At a time when the outrage over the Hathras gang-rape incident is yet to die down, another gruesome incident has come to the four. However, this time, it is from BJP-ruled Madhya Pradesh. Notably, a 20-year-old woman was kept in lock-up and allegedly raped by five police personnel, including the station-in-charge for 10 days in...

Maharashtra: 4 minor siblings hacked to death using axe in Jalgaon

In a gruesome murder, four children of a family were hacked to death using an axe in Maharashtra’s Jalgaon. The deceased are aged between 6 and 13 years and the incident took place when their parents had gone to their native place in Madhya Pradesh along with their elder son for performing rituals of a...

Central Water Commission issues flood forecast for south Gujarat

The Central Water Commission on Monday issued a flood forecast for areas under the south Gujarat sub-division. The flood forecast also includes areas of east Madhya Pradesh, west Madhya Pradesh and for some areas of north Chhattisgarh. The commission said the forecast has been made based on the India Meteorological Department’s flash flood guidance. “There...

Shivraj Singh Chouhan tests COVID-19 positive

Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister, has tested positive for COVID-19. The 61-year-old, who tested positive on Saturday, will be under treatment at the Chirayu Hospital in Bhopal. “I was having COVID-19 symptoms and I have now tested positive. I am following all the guidelines and will quarantine myself as per doctor’s advice” Chouhan...

Dalit couple suicide attempt in Madhya Pradesh: District collector, SP transferred

A day after a Dalit couple in Madhya Pradesh consumed poison against an anti-encroachment drive, the state government transferred Guna District Magistrate S. Vishwanathan and Superintendent of Police Tarun Nayak. A video of the incident showed the police hitting the Dalit man with a baton and others trying to save him. The video was also...

PM Modi launches 750 MW solar project in Rewa

India has emerged as the most attractive global market for clean energy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday. Launching a 750 MW solar project in Rewa in Madhya Pradesh through video-conferencing, Modi also said the state will emerge as a major hub for clean and cheap power in the country. “Solar energy is sure,...

Gangster Vikas Dubey arrested from temple in Ujjain, MP

Gangster Vikas Dubey was finally nabbed from a temple in Ujjain in Madhya Pradesh on Thursday. Dubey was absconding since he and his henchmen killed eight policemen who went to arrest him. Dubey was reportedly identified by a shopkeeper in the area and said to be moving around without a mask in the temple vicinity...

“Tiger abhi zinda hai”, Scindia tells MP Congress

Bharatiya Janata Party MP Jyotiraditya Scindia alleged on Thursday that “atmosphere of corruption” prevailed in Madhya Pradesh during the Congress’ 15-month rule and added that the state Congress leaders who are trying to malign his image should know that “Tiger Abhi Zinda Hai”. “The people of Madhya Pradesh are very much aware that during...

MP Cabinet Expansion: 28 ministers inducted including a dozen Scindia loyalists

The Shivraj Singh Chouhan-led Madhya Pradesh cabinet was expanded on Thursday with induction of 28 ministers, including a dozen loyalists of BJP MP Jyotiraditya Scindia, whose exit from the Congress in March led to fall of the Kamal Nath-led regime in the state. Governor Anandiben Patel administered the oath of office to the new ministers...

Anandiben Patel takes charge as Madhya Pradesh Governor

Uttar Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel on Wednesday took oath as governor of Madhya Pradesh at a ceremony at Raj Bhawan in Bhopal. Patel was given additional charge as Madhya Pradesh governor following the illness of incumbent governor Lal Ji Tandon. Chief Justice of the Madhya Pradesh High Court Ajay Kumar Mittal administered the oath of...
Anandiben Patel takes charge as Madhya Pradesh Governor

Anandiben Patel takes charge as Madhya Pradesh Governor

Uttar Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel on Wednesday took oath as governor of Madhya Pradesh at a ceremony at Raj Bhawan in Bhopal. Patel was given additional charge as Madhya Pradesh governor following the illness of incumbent governor Lal Ji Tandon. Chief Justice of the Madhya Pradesh High Court Ajay Kumar Mittal administered the oath of...

UP Governor Anandiben Patel given additional charge of Madhya Pradesh

Former Gujarat Chief minister and present governor of Uttar Pradesh Anandiben Patel has been given additional charge as governor of Madhya Pradesh. Her term will be effective from the date she assumes charge of office in the absence of Lal Ji Tandon, an order from the President of India, Ram Nath Kovind reads. Madhya Pradesh...