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  • Ujjain: Ashes of ex PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee immersed, people pay tribute

    Ujjain: Thousands of people joined the procession of the urn carrying ashes of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on Friday. The procession started from Nanakheda at 9 am. The urn was brought by energy minister Paras Jain and was kept at Swaminarayan Temple. Public representatives and people paid tribute to the departed soul at the temple before taking out the procession.

  • Ujjain: UMC recovers Rs 5 lakh as property tax, penalises litterbugs

    Ujjain: Ujjain Municipal Corporation (UMC) is continuously targeting big property tax defaulters. On Friday assistant property tax officer Jafar Alam Ansari recovered Rs 5 lakh from Omkar ginning factory. Officials said that property recovery campaign will continue.UMC officials also informed that efforts of maintaining cleanliness to upgrade the city’s standing in cleanliness survey are also being made.

  • Ujjain: Admin taking step to increase poll percentage

    Ujjain: District administration has launched an information, education and communication campaign under SVEEP plan in view of Assembly Elections-2018. Election literacy clubs have been formed at school and college level. This exercise has been launched to increase poll percentage in the district from previous 74 to targeted 84 per cent.

  • Ujjain: Youth Congress organises protest against Rafale deal

    Ujjain: City Congress organised a protest at Dewas gate square on Friday to highlight alleged corruption in Rafale fighter plane deal. Youth Congress president Amit Sharma and district rural Youth Congress president Karan Morwal led the protest in which hundreds of party members took part.

  • Indore: Battle for cleanest city tag begins, surveys in 4 months

    Indore: Indore Municipal Corporation (IMC) on Friday said central government has toughened the criteria for Swachh Survekshan-2019, which will make it difficult for Indore to retain country’s cleanest city tag for third time in a row.

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    UPSC declares CDS (II) 2017 exam result, check at upsc.gov.in

    The Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the results of the Combined Defence Services Examination (II) 2017 (CDS II 2017 Exam) on Friday (August 24). The candidates can check their results on UPSC’s official website upsc.gov.in. The UPSC Combined Defence Services Examination (I) 2017 (CDS I 2017 Exam) was held on November 11, 2017. All the candidates can check the list of 227 candidates who have finally qualified

  • Indore: Appointments in BJP mandals, cells

    Indore: In an attempt to oblige everyone, city BJP president Gopi Krishna Nema on Friday appointed presidents of party mandals, morchas and cell from all factions within the party. “Be it a group of BJP general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya or Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, or Mayor Malini Gaud, Nema tried to strike chord with all while giving responsibilities to members from each camp,” said a senior leader wishing anonymity.

  • Indore: BEd colleges demand college level counselling as seats still lying vacant

    Indore: Claiming that seats are still vacant in BEd course, directors of education colleges demanded college level counselling for filling up vacancies. In a letter dashed off to Department of Higher Education, Indore Mahavidyalaya director Girdhar Nagar said many BEd aspirants failed to secure admission in colleges as online process was for them confusing.

  • Indore: 4 direct flights for 4 cities from Sept 2

    Indore: Four new direct flights for four cities will start from the city from September 2. Jodhpur and Vadodara are new destinations. In addition, there will be one flight each for Chennai and Kolkata. With this, total flights operating from Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport will be 92. The average fare for all four flights would be from Rs 3000 to Rs 4500. Jet Airway will operate all the four flights, which will

  • Indore: Rape survivor admitted in hospital as her condition deteriorates

    Indore: The mentally challenged rape survivor was admitted in the hospital on Friday after her health deteriorated. She began to vomit with blood after she returned home from court where she recorded her statements. The 14-year-old victim was allegedly raped by building contractor Dharmendra Yadav at his home in Hira Nagar area on Thursday evening.

  • Indore: Traffic policeman suspended after video goes viral

    Indore: A head constable of traffic police department was suspended by senior police officials after a video, in which he was misbehaving with woman and a man, went viral on Friday. The head constable is heard  using abusive language in the video.

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    Raksha Bandhan 2018: Wishes, greetings, images to share on SMS, WhatsApp, Facebook

    Raksha Bandhan is the day when sisters tie a rakhi, a sacred thread, on their brother’s wrist and pray for her happiness and prosperity. While brothers promise to protect their sisters. Not to forget the highlight of the festival ‘exchanging of gifts’. We believe some relations grow strong and stay strong; a sibling relationship is one of those. And Raksha Bandhan certainly calls for a celebration. But there are siblings who stay

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    IBPS to declare RRB Officer Scale I Prelims 2018 results soon; check at ibps.in

    The Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) will release the RRB Officer Scale I Preliminary Exam result soon. The candidates can check results on the IBPS’s official website ibps.in. According to Timesnownews.com, an official notification says, IBPS RRB Officer Scale I Results 2018 are scheduled to be released in September. The news portal has also reported that the results may be declared on September 4 or 7.

  • Bhopal: In open letter to CM, Sobha Oza raises concern of women

    Bhopal: Writing as a sister, Congress state media committee president Sobha Oza in an open letter addressed to Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan raised the issue of rising crime against women in the state. The Congress leader questioned the failure of Chouhan in bringing down the crime graph. Ahead of Raksha-Bandhan, the CM had written to 50 lakh women of the state highlighting the works carried out by him for the betterment

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    Maharashtra: Eight corporators from Latur get disqualified for failing to submit caste validity certificates

    Mumbai: First, it were the 20 corporators from Kolhapur who faced the heat of a Supreme Court ruling making it mandatory for members to submit their caste validity certificates within six months of their being elected. Now it is the turn of corporators from Latur Municipal Corporation (LMC). Eight corporators from the LMC have been disqualified for not submitting caste validity certificates to the State Election Commission (SEC) within six months of