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    Bhopal: Concerned over attacks Christian members to meet CM today

    Bhopal: Concerned over growing attacks on churches and priests in different parts of the state ahead of Christmas, the Christian community members will meet chief minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan on Saturday. The members seeking protection especially during Christmas, will ask the chief minister to take action against the activists of right-wing Hindu group guilty of attacks on Christians.

  • Performance Audit: BJP hires agency to assess its MPs on 16 parameters

    New Delhi: The BJP has kicked off preparations for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections by engaging a private agency to carry out an independent audit of performance of all its 282 party MPs on 16 parameters. The party intends to give the ticket to only those who come out with better scores.

  • Gujarat Assembly Elections: Obnoxious showdown of ‘RAM’ and ‘HAJ’

    The BJP poster that described the Gujarat election as a face-off between “RAM” and “HAJ” said it all. “RAM” proclaimed the valour and virtue of the blessed trio – the chief minister (Vijay) RUPANI, AMIT (Shah) and (Narendra) MODI, collective embodiment of the Ramayana epic’s heroic divinity. Across the great divide, HARDIK (Patel) of the Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti, ALPESH (Thakore) the OBC leader, and JIGNESH (Mevani) who represents Dalits made up

  • Mumbai: MMRDA invests Rs 62k crore in Metro projects

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) has planned to invest a total amount of approximately Rs 62,000 crore exclusively for the Metro project work.

  • Bhopal: Rewa Solar Power Plant loses ‘biggest’ tag

    Bhopal: The state government has been claiming that Rewa Ultra Mega Solar Power Plant is the “world biggest solar plant”. But due to a time overrun of around two and a half years it has lost that status, for in the meanwhile, the NTPC has decided to set up a 1000 MW solar power plant in Andhra Pradesh. The plant, coming up at Anantpur in Andhra Pradesh will now be the biggest

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    Students seek surety from Mumbai University for winter results

    Mumbai: Students have demanded a written assurance from the Mumbai University (MU) stating results of winter semester examinations will be declared within 45 days. This move has come as the MU has approved to pay the amount of Rs 30.46 lakh to MeritTrac, the agency managing the online assessment.

  • Supreme Court’s 2G scam judge rips thru Arun Jaitley stance

    New Delhi: Former Supreme Court judge Justice GS Singhvi, who cancelled all the 122 2G spectrum licences in 2012, on Friday tore apart Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s criticism of the CBI special court’s verdict acquitting all the 18 accused, including the then telecom minister A Raja and his DMK MP colleague Kanimozhi.

  • Mumbai University students to get revaluation results before start of new year

    Mumbai: More than 18,000 students waiting for their revaluation results may get it by this year end as the Mumbai University (MU) aims to clear all pending cases by December 30. The university has decided to complete revaluation of summer semester examinations on priority basis so that teachers can focus assessment of winter semester examinations.

  • Bhopal: NHRC takes suo motu cognisance of prisoners’ deaths, seeks report

    Bhopal: The National Human Rights Commission has taken suo-motu cognisance of a media report that a large number of prisoners are dying in the jails of Madhya Pradesh. Expressing serious concern over the pathetic state of medical facilities in the jails leading to deaths of inmates, the Commission has asked its DIG (Investigation) to constitute a team for an on the spot enquiry. The DIG has been asked to submit the report

  • End of the road for Eknath Khadse, case with ACB now

    Nagpur : Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis has indicated that Eknath Khadse, the former revenue minister, will not be inducted into the State Cabinet. Fadnavis said after the directive of the Bombay High Court, the Bhosari land purchase issue has been handed over to the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB), which will probe whether Khadse used his influence as a minister to benefit his wife and son-in-law. Following the allegations, Khadse had resigned from the

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    Bhopal: Jamiat Ulma protests US bid to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

    Bhopal: Jamiat Ulma, Madhya Pradesh, staged a protest at Iqbal Maidan on Friday, against United States President Donald Trump for recognising Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. It demanded that union government should condemn the US administration for this move. The organisation appealed to support Palestine’s recognition as an independent state.

  • 2G Scam: Kanimozhi was case of mistaken identity

    New Delhi: The CBI’s legal faux pas is responsible for putting DMK Chief M Karunanidhi’s daughter Kanimozhi (49) behind bars in the 2G case for six months. It is understood that the investigating agency had possibly committed a monumental blunder by wrongly affixing Kani-mozhi’s name in its 2G charge-sheet.

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    Bhopal: Cold winds engulf state, chill to continue

    Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh continued to reel under intense cold on Friday. Day and night temperatures remained below normal in the state capital. Mandla and Raisen recorded minimum temperature of 7 degrees Celsius which was lowest in state while Umaria recorded 7.9 degrees Celsius. Betul and Chhindwara recorded minimum temperature of 8.2 degrees Celsius.

  • Mumbaikars will soon be able to buy medicine strips as per their requirement

    Mumbai: Soon, patients will able to buy medicine strips in smaller quantities as per their requirement rather than having to buy the entire strip. Recently, the Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) asked the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) to reduce the size of the packets so that patients can buy dosage as prescribed by their physicians.

  • Enforcement Directorate arrests 2 in Vadra-linked land grab case

    New Delhi / Jaipur: The Enforcement Directorate has said it has arrested two persons in connection with its money laundering probe in the Bikaner land scam case, which is allegedly linked to Robert Vadra, the brother-in-law of Congress President Rahul Gandhi.

  • Bhopal: BJP’s charges against Cong leaders met 2G, Adarsh fate

    Bhopal: The acquittal of all the accused in the 2G scam and Bombay High Court quashing Maharashtra Governor’s sanction to prosecute ex-Maharashtra CM Ashok Chavan in Adarsh scam have come as a huge embarrassment for the BJP.

  • Bhopal: With 1158 cases registered, Ujjain’s Chimanganj police stn tops crime chart

    Bhopal: With registering as many as 1,158 cases in the year 2016, Chimanganj police station topped the list of single police station in state to register highest number of cases in a year. According to official sources, the figure is little less than total 1,277 cases reported in eight police stations of the Sheopur district.