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    Indore: The monarch of all she surveys

    Indore: Jaahnavi Sriperambuduru, a 16-year-old mountaineer with multiple Guinness World Records to her name, aims bigger in life. “I dream of climbing all the seven summits of seven continents of the world,” she said while delivering a talk at Indian Institute of Management Indore on Thursday.  She visited the elite b-school to kick start a guest lecture series at ‘Ranbhoomi’18’, the annual sports fest of the IIM-I. After inaugurating the series, she

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    Indore: A moving saga of survival

    Indore: “The beeping machine, nebuliser, needles pierced in my wrist and disinfectant smell permeating through the room– all these are no more an eerie to me. Actually, rather these were the things which once helped me recover from my worsening situation. Getting admitted in hospital, missing school, worried parents rushing to my side leaving work, late night emergencies, hefty hospital bills, I still can remember them all crystal clear. Being a preterm

  • Indore: Students of unaffiliated BEd colleges allowed to write exams

    Indore: In a major relief to students of few BEd colleges, who were denied exams due to non-affiliating status of their institute, Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya has permitted the students to write the exams on Thursday. However, the university has signalled at withholding their results until their colleges obtain affiliation. “Imperial College, Seva Sadan College, Subh Deep College and Vaidehi College could not obtain affiliation from the university for session 2016-17 as yet.

  • Indore: Kedia group owners go ‘missing’ after I-T raids

    Indore: Following the income tax raids at 40 locations of Kedia group across six states on Tuesday, its owners Vinay Kedia and Anand Kedia went ‘missing’ on Wednesday. However, the taxmen continued their action on Wednesday at location and seized Rs 5 crore cash and documents of 350 acre land. The team also traced more than 24 shell companies of the group during the action on Wednesday, which primarily used to launder

  • Indore: Dengue scare: 9 more patients test positive

    Indore: Nine more patients tested positive for dengue in city on Wednesday taking the total number to 121. Recent reports show that dengue is spreading fast across the city and a chaos like situation prevailed among health department officials with rising number of patients. Meanwhile, senior officials have sought public support in controlling the menace of vector borne diseases.

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    Indore City airport to operate 24 hrs from next April

    Indore: Devi Ahilya Bai Holkar Airport will join the club of select airports in the country that remain busy 24 hours if everything goes as per the plan of Airports Authority of India (AAI). The AAI planning to launch night operation of flights from next April and in this contest the authority has enlisted necessary requirements. The facility will help passengers catch early morning international flights from cities like Mumbai and Delhi.

  • Indore: DAVV told to refund Rs 60 cr grant allocated to Sugni Devi College

    Indore: Doing hand-holding of Maheshwari Sugni Devi Girls’ College may cost Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya (DAVV) heftily.  Citing its association with the college, Department of Higher Education (DHE) has asked the DAVV to refund Rs 60 crore grant allocated to the college in past 14 years. “The DHE has been informed that Maheshwari Sugni Devi Girls’ College is a constituent college of DAVV which receives grant from the state government. The college is

  • Indore: First in state: DAVV launches file tracking system

    Indore: In a first, Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya (DAVV) has introduced file tracking system to make its administrative functions more transparent and robust. “The DAVV has become the first university in state to launch file tracking system. This system will expedite the movement of files in the university,” said vice chancellor Dr Narendra Dhakad.

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    Indore: NGT pulls up PS for not showing up over Khan river issue

    Indore: National Green Tribunal, central bench at Bhopal, on Wednesday pulled up principal secretary (urban development and environment) for not appearing before it for presenting status report on cleaning work going on at Khan and Saraswati rivers in the city. In last hearing on a petition filed over the two rivers, the tribunal had asked the PS to present report on the status of the rivers on November 15. But Indore municipal

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    Indore: Crime branch nabs two stabbing case accused

    Indore: Police booked two persons for stabbing a youth and robbing his bike in Kanadia area on Wednesday. Acting on a tip-off, the crime branch team arrested two youths while investigating an incident of robbery and stabbing a youth in Kanadia area on April 2015. The accused robbed a bag from a man near Mitrabandhu Nagar and were attempting to flee when a youth chased them after which the accused stabbed the

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    People speak: Change Indore city’s face not name

    Indore: As Indore Municipal Corporation (IMC) has decided to push for changing the name of Indore to Indur, residents of city criticised the move as a diversion from basic civil works and development. Some residents stated that the IMC should seek public opinion before considering such proposals.

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    ‘Indur, not Indore’ demand gains momentum

    Indore: The demand to rename Indore as Indur gathered momentum on Tuesday when a member of mayor-in-council (M-i-C) presented a proposal about the same, receiving overwhelming response during a council meeting of Indore Municipal Corporation (IMC).