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Demand of green corridor at Barkheda-Midghat track on rise

By Ankita Garg, With death of five tigers (including three cubs), two leopard and one bear being hit by speeding train in Ratapani Sanctuary, wildlife enthusiast demanding green corridor in the area. Wildlife activists said Forest Department should ha..

Stress on precision, quality delaying work on cable-stayed bridge

By Deepak Tyagi, The work on cable-stayed bridge on the Upper Lake is unlikely to be completed by the Republic Day deadline. The bridge, which is meant to ease vehicular congestion near Retghat, may open to traffic by the first week of the next month. ..

CM Chouhan dedicates martyr Bhima Nayak Memorial

Staff Reporter, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan dedicated freedom fighter and martyr Bhima Nayak Memorial at village Dhaba Bawdi of Badwani district on Saturday. Union Minister of State for Health Faggan Singh Kulaste, State’s Minister for A..

Shivpuri hospital ranked MP’s best 2 years ago now sans medical experts! 

Staff Reporter, Four medical experts had taken VRS District Hospital, Shivpuri, was about two years ago hogged media headlines for its first rank under the Kayakalp Abhiyan of the Government of India. It was given cash prize of Rs 50 lakh. Now, this d..

CM ensures overall development of Omkareshwar temple premises

Staff Reporter, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan issued instructions to execute work plan made for renovation of Omkareshar temple premises and development of the city. Renovation and development work will soon start for Chandramauleshwar temple of..

BSSS organises course cum workshop on global readiness

Staff Reporter, Bhopal School of Social Sciences (BSSS) commenced a course cum workshop on global readiness on Saturday for Undergraduate and Postgraduate students. Dr Vinay Mishra is the course coordinator of this global readiness course. In this..

Anand Vihar School students bid farewell to class XII students

Staff Reporter, Anand Vihar School bade a fond farewell to class XII students. The colourful extravaganza was hosted by class XI students who made it memorable. The programme began with the lighting of lamp by the management members and was followed by..

BHEL holds Synergy 2017

Staff Reporter, AN INTERACTIVE session Synergy 2017 for new and prospective vendors was organised by Materials Management group of SCR division BHEL Bhopal on Thursday. About 50 representatives from 32 companies from different parts of the country par..

No fire proof trains in Bhopal division

By Ankita Garg, THE proposal to safe guard the railway coaches with fire incidents via fire-retardant material seems to be in limbo as none of the train under Bhopal division has been equipped with the same.The proposal was made by railways in the year..

Sanitation workers’ safety compliance, a big challenge

By Tara Chettur, With the central team visit to scrutiny the parameters for cleanliness campaign scheduled coming week integrated solid waste management in city becomes the main focus for Bhopal Municipal Corporation.Bhopal has been declared open defec..

Aakriti Group initiates for Green Environment

Staff Reporter, Aakriti Group has taken several initiatives to make environment day successful in city. The group is celebrating green environment everyday with its unique ideas. Aakriti Group has organised paper bag making workshop to promote eco-frie..

Ambassador of Israel Carmon meets CM Chouhan

Staff Reporter, CHIEF Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said, “Israel and Madhya Pradesh can cooperate in agriculture, irrigation, water management and floriculture.” Chouhan said this during a meeting with Ambassador of Israel Daniel Carmon o..

Foot Over Bridge at ISBT awaits inauguration

Pallavi Singh, BHOPAL Municipal Corporation (BMC) is acting lethargic in most of the undergoing projects. Be it the construction of Cable Stay Bridge, Arch Bridge or Foot Over bridge. The cost of these projects is increasing every day as the time is pa..

Govt to take DAERB report seriously, ensure compliance of norms

Staff Reporter, Health officers are surprised over surprise visit of senior officers of Department of Atomic Energy and Research Bureau (DAERB) to Government and private hospitals, diagnostic centres checking compliance of Radiation Protection norms. H..

City lad Vijay carves niche with unique thermocol sculptures

By Pallavi Singh, Talent somehow finds a way to manifest itself, whichever way possible. While some fail to recognise their talent and passion for their entire lives, others take no time to recognise their calling. They see that spark igniting inside t..

Tepid response to pre-paid booths at Bhopal, Hbj stations

By Ankita Garg, The prepaid booth at Bhopal and Habibganj railway station lying redundant for past few months because of lukewarm response from passengers and often dispute with the private taxi operators. District administration outsources prepaid boo..

BHEL, Bhopal releases Hindi e-magazine

Staff Reporter, In a simple programme held at Press Shop BHEL, Bhopal A M V Yugandhar, Executive Director BHEL, Bhopal released the Hindi e-magazine of Press Shop Division ‘Punching Darpan’. On this occasion all general managers and other s..

Monika chases her dream successfully in wrestling

By Rajan Raikwar, Aamir Khan’s ‘Dangal’ movie has created an unprecedented buzz as it tells unconventional story that how two sisters fights all kind of odds and becomes known wrestling players at national and international level. Mon..

Pratibha Parv 2017 observed

Staff Reporter, In order to bring qualitative improvement in education, Pratibha Parv was observed on Wednesday in all the government primary and middle schools.According to District Project Co-ordinator (DPC) Tamar Singh Rathor, the Parv was conducted..

Swachhta rally organised under Mera Pran Bhopal Number 1

Staff Reporter, Under Mera Pran Bhopal Number 1 Swachta rally was taken out at Rashidia School. Mayor Alok Sharma and MLA Surendranath Singh did voluntary contribution at ward number 35 Berkhedi region. On this occasion Mayor Sharma inaugurated awarene..

Congress delegation meets DGP, demands probe into lathi charge

Staff Reporter, A delegation of Congress submitted a memorandum to DGP R K Shukla, protesting against police lathi charge done against demonstrating Congress workers on Monday. In this lathi charge, State Congress President Arun Yadav, NSUI’s Nat..

CBI Director visits Bhopal

Staff Reporter, Director of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Rakesh Asthana visited CBI office on Tuesday. Asthana met the CBI officers and also reviewed the progress of investigation in Vyapam related cases. He later left the city on Tuesday nigh..

Workshop on intervene suicidal tendencies held

Staff Reporter, Archdiocese of Bhopal conducted a workshop cum training program for the volunteers, Catholic School counselors and activity teachers, who are regularly in touch with student’s life to intervene suicidal tendencies among students a..

Water reading of Kaliyasot, Betwa rivers mentioning pollution levels still pending

Staff Reporter, Water readings for Kaliyasot and Betwa River is not being done by Madhya Pradesh Pollution Control Board (MPPCB). Dr Subash C Pandey while talking to ‘The Hitavada’ said that Madhya Pradesh Pollution Control Board (MPPCB) is..

100 students of rural areas to be given boarding classes in city

By Shaily Acharya, Rural areas students who always lag-behind to avail better education facilities would be provided special classes facility from the department. Total 100 students of class X and class XII will be brought to the State capital for rec..

Decision to ban liquor in villages situated on banks of Narmada river welcomed

Staff Reporter, Narmada Seva Yatra reaches Kharkhedi on its 37th day A decision of the State Government to ban liquor shops on the banks of Narmada River is welcomed by all especially the women. The people participating in ‘Namami Devi Narmade&r..

Religious waste mgmt issue continues to effect Shahpura Lake Project

Staff Reporter, Religious waste management issue continue to haunt lake water reservoirs in the region. Earlier certain voluntary groups have started door to door collection centre for religious waste especially in Shakti Nagar, Saket Nagar, Alkapuri, ..

Arun Yadav, Cong workers injured in cane charge

Staff Reporter, Police cane charged demonstrating National Students’ Union of India (NSUI) workers and Congress leaders when they were going towards CM house for gherao on Katni Hawala issue on Monday. State Congress President Arun Yadav was also..

PTR tigress P-521 gets radio collar

Staff Reporter, Panna Tiger Reserve (PTR) released tigress P-521 in wild with radio collaring on Monday. P-521 is the first cub of second litter of tigress T-5. Tigress T-5 is an orphan feline brought to Panna Tiger Reserve from Kanha Tiger Reserve in..

Plays preparing for Vanmali Katha Samman

Staff Reporter, These days, the preparations for two plays are being prepared to the occasion of Vanmali Katha Samman -2017. Sanjay Upadhya , Director, Madhya Pradesh School of Drama, is preparing plays on Mukesh Varma’s two stories as “ Sa..

Girls imparted 2-wheeler mechanics’ training for first time in country

Staff Reporter, Two-wheeler mechanic training was imparted to the girls at government level first time in the country. Minister of State for Technical Education and Skill Development (Independent Charge), School Education and Labour Deepak Joshi distri..

Prominent doctors of country to gather at Sanchi from Jan 18

Staff Reporter, A three-day camp of doctors will be organised in Sanchi from January 18 to 20 where many prominent medicos will be there to study Indian medical system. Sanchi Baudhha University will organise this camp. According to information, the d..

Bhopal trainees secure overall championship

Staff Reporter, The team bagged 32 gold, 14 silver and 6 bronze medals in the national c’ship Canoe Sprint National Championship Centre of Excellence, Bhopal and STC Bhopal Kayaking & Canoeing trainees showing splendid performance by securi..

BU students stage protest, demand suspension of BUIT Director Srivastav

Staff Reporter, Demanding suspension of M K Srivastav, Director Law Department students of Barkatullah University (BU) staged protest on Monday.Agitating students pointed out shortage of teachers and facilities in Barkatullah University Institute of Te..

BMC Commr Chhavi Bharadwaj reviews revenue recovery work

Staff Reporter, Bhopal Municipal Corporation (BMC) Commissioner Chhavi Bharadwaj reviewing the revenue recovery work, suspended in-charge of two wards and also directed to issue show cause notice to the ward in-charge whose recovery is below 35 per cen..

City shivers at 4.9 degree Celsius

Staff Reporter, NORMAL life of Madhya Pradesh was badly affected on Thursday as temperatures have declined drastically. Bhopal remained in the grip of cold wave. Its minimum temperature dropped to 4.9 degree Celsius, 6 degree below normal level. Maximu..

Street Fighters Karate group teach girls to be as hard as nails

By Tara Chettur, Street Fighters Karate group has trained about 3000 rural children free of cost. Most of them are school drop-outs “TO Avoid harassment, as mostly elder’s advice about ignoring ruffian men who whistle at you and pass comme..

SBM’s State-level convention for marriageable youth on Jan 29

The mass Yajnopaveet Sanskar would also be conducted on the occasion Swayamwar magazine containing 1001 bio data of marriageable boys and girls would also be released on the occasion The Sampoorn Brahman Manch (SBM) by uniting all Brahmins would condu..

Young social leaders’ meet marks National Youth Day

Staff Reporter, Changeloomers meet organised on National Youth Day in which different young leaders came up with their detail projects on child rights issues. These youth leaders after training were mentored by support from experts and would be taking ..

Traffic police, Transport Department continue vehicle checking drive in city

Staff Reporter, Traffic police along with Transport Department continuing action against the flouters checked several vehicles in the city on Thursday. Special checking campaign was started from January 1 and it will be continued till January 15 at dif..

MNRE-UNDP/GEF project meeting at MANIT

Staff Reporter, A pilot project review meeting with cluster level implementing agencies (CLIA) was organized at Energy Centre, Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology (MANIT) Bhopal on January 12. The main agenda behind the meeting was evaluatio..

Narmada Panchkoshi Circumambulence taken out with devotion, enthusiasm

Staff Reporter, Maa Narmada Panchkoshi Circumambulence was taken out from Hare Krishna Ashram Bhedaghat amid slogans with great enthusiasm. Maa Narmada Panchkoshi Circumambulence is being organised since 1996 regularly. This was 164th Maa Narmada Panch..

I-T raid on Mayo Hospital, Dr P C Manoria

Staff Reporter, Income Tax Department conducted raid against Mayo Hospital and Dr P C Manoria in city on Wednesday. Two premises of Mayo Hospital and four premises of Dr P C Manoria were covered in the raid. Investigating officers have stumbled on incr..

Khadi Utsav allures handloom lovers in city

Staff Reporter, THE Government is leaving no stone unturned to promote handloom and handicraft industry to bring artisans on the centre of the stage. Madhya Pradesh Khadi and Gram Udyog Board has taken a step forward in this direction, with Khadi Utsav..

Bhopal witnesses coldest day of season, max temp dips to 19°C

Staff Reporter, Bhopal witnessed coldest day of this winter on Wednesday. Maximum temperature of city dropped to 19.4 degrees Celsius, six degrees below normal level. Bhopal-like cold conditions persisted in other parts of state as well. As far as min..

Youth brimming with zeal vouch for research on human rights issues

By Tara Chettur, India of the ages is not dead nor has she spoken her last creative word; she lives and has still something to do for herself and the people. Going by this phrase ‘Youth’ of today is determined to bring in difference at gras..

St Montfort School’s 9 Scouts, 7 Guides take part in 17th National Jamboori at Mysuru

Staff Reporter, St Montfort School, Bhopal 9 Scout, 7 Guide and Guider Abhilasha Mishra and Scouter Sanju Mewade took part in 17th National Jamboori Mysuru, Karnataka Camp organised December 29, 2016 to January 4, 2017. The Bharat Scout and Guide orga..

Mass Surya Nasmakar in schools today

Staff Reporter, To commemorate the birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda, alike every year the day will be celebrated as “Youth Day” on Thurday. On this occasion, Surya Namaskar will be collectively performed in all the educational institu..

Gujarat students visit BSSS under exchange programme

Staff Reporter, Students of social work and human resource management of Anand Institute of Social Work, Gujarat visited Bhopal School of Social Sciences (BSSS) as part of student exchange programme on Wednesday. It was six day programme hosted by dep..

RGPV yet to get new VC

Staff Reporter, The Governor assured to announce the name of new Vice Chancellor soon. Sources said, Governor will take two-three months more to finalise the VC Wait for new Vice Chancellor of Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidalaya (RGPV) still conti..

7 trains cancelled due to fog, derailment of wagons

Staff Reporter, At least ten trains were delayed and seven cancelled on Tuesday due to dense fog in northern part of India. Train no 12592 Raptisagar Express was cancelled from primary station on January 9 due to which train would not arriving at Bhopa..

Professionals join hands to make winter warm for roadside dwellers

By Pallavi Singh, The first step towards making a change on the society starts from an individual. The moment a person decides to put his heart and soul to a social cause, change starts leaving its imprints. There are people in the society who leave no..

Minister Lal Singh Arya launches CTE organisation’s website

Staff Reporter, Minister of State for general administration department (GAD) Lal Singh Arya dedicated website of chief technical examiner, vigilance on Monday. Chief technical examiner, vigilance RK Mehra and staff were also present on the occasion. ..

Paintings at Bharat Bhawan pulling crowds

Staff Reporter, A painting exhibition by two artists Kishan Soni and Ritu Singh Gaur was organised under Roopabh series of art exhibitions at Bharat Bhawan, on Tuesday. Kishan Soni and Ritu Singh Gaur both are new artists. Their paintings were very tra..

Bharat Bhawan’s dream of Kalagram, still a dream

By Arun Kumar, Asia fame multi arts complex Bharat Bhawan, founded in 1982, has been facing shortage of space due to increasing objects in the last more than 33 years. It had seen a dream of “Kalagram” in which all art works stored there we..

Ganja worth 21 lakh seized in Balaghat

Our Correspondent, Balaghat, Jan 10, In a major breakthrough, combined team of district police and Cyber Cell succeeded in seizing a major narcotics consignment of 206 kilograms of Ganja amounting to Rs 21 lakh in the international market and arreste..

World record of human chain set in Hoshangabad in Narmada Seva Yatra

  Staff Reporter, More than 25,000 people formed 125 kilometer long human chain at Narmada river ghats and at 78 places supported the ‘Namami Devi Narmade’- Seva Yatra IN THE series of ‘Namami Devi Narmade’ Seva Yatra, th..

Jeevan Shala project launched at BSSS

Staff Reporter, DEPARTMENT of Social Work of the Bhopal School of Social Sciences (BSSS) launched one of their most awaited projects Jeevan Shala (life school). The main aim of the project is to impart life skill training and instill moral values among..

Traffic police act against violators, Rs 55,000 recovered

Staff Reporter, TRAFFIC police took action against the traffic rules violators and caught vehicles finding without fitness, permit and insurance documents under joint action with Transport Department from January 1. Action against flouters will be cont..

Visitors throng Shaurya Smarak

Staff Reporter, “SHAURYA Smarak, martyrs’ memorial instills patriotism among the young generation, it is a place that gives message to the new generation to love country,” said Deepak Joshi Minister of State for Technical and School E..

Play ‘Savitri’ staged at Shaheed Bhawan

Staff Reporter, Trikarshi, theatre group staged a play ‘Savitri’ at Shaheed Bhawan, on Monday. Written by Devesh Sharma and directed by K G Trivedi, senior theatre artist, was a watch worthy play giving a message to the society. It is relev..

Aakriti Nature Cure Centre organises free health camp

Staff Reporter, Aakriti Nature Cure Centre organised free health camp for the residents of Aakriti Greens on Monday. In this camp, numbers of residents participated and were treated with natural therapy. They were told about the natural treatments and ..

Blind navigators come out in flying colours in car rally

Staff Reporter, On Sunday, the 11th Blind Challenge Car Rally was organised in collaboration with the Indira Gandhi Rashtriya Manav Sangrahalaya (IGRMS) and Arushi, NGO for disabled. There were 48 participants- drivers and the visually impaired navigat..

Dr Mishra performs bhoomipujan for rural health centre at Datia

Staff Reporter, Minister for Public Relations, Water Resources and Parliamentary Affairs Dr Narottam Mishra participated in various programmes at Datia on Saturday. Several public representatives were present on the occasion. Dr Mishra performed bhoo..

Bhopal Bloggers’ Assn holds meeting

Staff Reporter, Bhopal Bloggers’ Association is a first of its kind association with a motive to promote Blogging in Bhopal. The first meeting was held at The Jehan Numa Retreat on Saturday. There’s a lot trending these days when it comes t..

Accelerate pace of devpt works in Vikram Udhyogpuri: Minister Shukla

Staff Reporter, Minister Rajendra Shukla also inspected the approach road of Vikram Udhyogpuri and apprised himself in detail about the water supply project Minister for Commerce-Industry, Employment, Mineral Resources and Overseas Indians Rajendra Sh..

Play schools started in over 100 Anganwadis of Bhopal

Staff Reporter, Atal Bal Mitra Yojana started in Anganwadi Centres to give better health benefits and development for children, is getting widespread public support. From expensive land, LED TV, books, whitewash and colourful paint and boundary wall to..

NID DAT exam 2017 held in city

Staff Reporter, On Sunday, National Institute of Design – Design Aptitude Test (NID DAT) 2017 was held in the State capital at various centres including Sarojini Naidu Government Girls School, Kamla Nehru School etc. The examination was conducte..

Lecture on ‘Demonetisation; prospects and consequences’ organised

Staff Reporter, Lecture on ‘Demonetisation; prospects and consequences’ was organised at Vivekanda Library. As main speaker Sanjeeb Bhasker said that last year on November 8 whole world was waiting for the outcome of US elections when PM Na..

Four new consultants join BMHRC; staff recruitment rules ready

Staff Reporter, In order to bring services of Bhopal Memorial Hospital and Research Centre (BMHRC), established for Bhopal gas victims and their family members about two decades ago, four new consultants were appointed. They have joined on Saturday. Th..

Junior doctor accused of beating up patient’s relative at Hamidia Hospital

Staff Reporter, Another patient denied treatment, went to a private hospital for treatmen Neither Hamidia Hospital Superintendent, nor GMC Dean responded to phone calls There was no let up in incidents of beating up of patients’ relatives by jun..

Light showers likely at isolated places in 48 hours

Staff Reporter, The western disturbance as an upper air circulation over Jammu and Kashmir is going to affect city’s weather and in coming week further drop of temperature is expected. On Saturday, Bhopal witnessed maximum 28.1 (+3) temperature a..

Three vehicle-lifters held, 19 bikes worth Rs 8 lakh seized

Staff Reporter, In a major breakthrough, three bike-lifters of inter-state vehicle-lifters’ gang have been arrested by Gautam Nagar and Jehangirabad police station respectively and 19 stolen two-wheelers worth Rs 8 lakh have been recovered from t..

Indore is main gate for industrial investment in MP: Minister Shukla

Staff Reporter, Minister for Industry and Commerce Rajendra Shukla said that Indore is a main gate for investment in Madhya Pradesh. Industrialists are always willing to set industries at Indore and its surrounding areas. A favourable ambiance for inv..

St Montfort School students visit Gandhi Old Age Home

Staff Reporter, On Saturday, St Montfort School students visited Gandhi Old Age Home situated at Raisen. Under the able guidance of the Principal Brother Alex, students and staff were encouraged to donate generously. Parents are a blessing to each one..

An impressive music as Kavita Sangeet at Bharat Bhawan

Staff Reporter, Under cultural festival of Vihaan works , various cultural activities are held in Bharat Bhawan, Margi ban performed ‘Kavita sangeet”, on Friday. It was as part of Poorv rang. Margi , between the lines of tradition and moder..

Chouhan sets priorities for 2017

Staff Reporter, GIVING target to police to eliminate all mafias, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that, effective police management is needed for corruption free administration. He said that law and order is essential for development. Cho..

CM visits Gurudwara on birth anniv of Guru Gobind Singh

Staff Reporter, CHIEF Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan visited Gurudwara Nanaksar, Hamidia Road on the occasion of 350th birth anniversary of Guru Gobind Singh on Thursday morning. He extended greetings to people on the birth anniversary of Guru Gobind S..

Take special initiatives to establish air cargo at Indore: Minister Shukla

Staff Reporter, MINISTER for Commerce and Industry Rajendra Shukla said that, Madhya Pradesh is one of the fastest economy developing country. He said that, Madhya Pradesh has displayed best in this sector during the last three years. He further mentio..

Mannam Jayanti celebrated with fervour

Staff Reporter, BHOPAL Nair Samaj celebrated Mannam Jayanti, the 140th birthday of its founder father Bharat Kesari Padmabhushan Mannanth Padmanabhan at Mannam Bhawan, Khajurikalan road , Piplani on the other day .The function was inaugurated by Archan..

Lack of basic civic amenities make life hard in Azad Nagar of Ward No 56

By R K Panthari, More than 1,000 citizens living in Pakshi Vihar, Azad Nagar locality under Ward No 56 of Berkhera Pathani are living in such a condition where there is no drainage system, no water supply from Narmada project and heaps of garbage are l..

No polluted water to be discharged to Habibganj Rly Station without treatment

Staff Reporter, Water crisis in Bhopal city is very common and it is being witnessed almost throughout the year and in such a situation it becomes immense important to chalk out water conservation procedure in all sector. It was brought to notice that ..

Traffic police take action against flouters

Staff Reporter, Traffic police and transport department in a joint action against the flouters caught several vehicles in the city on Thursday. The flouters including overloading vehicles’ drivers, vehicles without insurance, fitness, permit, PU..

Parkinson’s disease existed in India since ancient times: Dr Nair

By Tara Chettur, Dr Girish Nair, the Neurosurgeon who has performed world’s first stem cell trial procedure for Parkinsonism, is in Bhopal to explore the possibilities of taking stem cell procedure to cure other critical diseases. Talking to &ls..

Hotel industry miffed over Centre’s decision of optional service charge

By Pallavi Singh, Central Government recapitulated on Monday that customers dissatisfied with service can choose not to pay the service charge levied by a hotel or restaurant. Government has also asked states to ensure that hotels and restaurants shoul..

MCI uncertain over environ clearance given to medical college in Kolar

Staff Reporter, State has sought more time to respond over environment clearance (EC) given to medical college functioning in Kolar. Earlier, National Green Tribunal (NGT) had directed that Advance Medical Science and Education Society to submit the la..

Weather condition improves in Bhopal, other parts of State

Staff Reporter Weather condition improved in Bhopal and some other parts of the State. Bhopal witnessed sunny day which provided some relief from the cold. Otherwise, on Tuesday, chilly winds have given tough time to people. Damoh witnessed lowest minimu..

Info regarding amendments to maps, renewal should be given to CLR every month’

Staff Reporter, Revenue Officers will sit three days in a week in Revenue Courts. On-line information will be made available for this. Regular review will be made by the senior officers. Minister for Revenue, Science and Technology Umashankar Gupta sai..

‘Namami Devi Narmade’ Seva Yatra: Deepawali like atmosphere witnessed in Muar

Staff Reporter, A committee has been formed in Muar to protect Narmada. Names of committee members were called from the dais and pledge to make Narmada free from pollution was administered to all the members beside citizens All the houses were decorat..

More electronic display boards to be placed in identified spots to control air monitoring by Mar 31

Staff Reporter, Madhya Pradesh Pollution Control Board (MPPCB) is geared up to display electronic display boards in all identified spots which are having high vehicular traffic to monitor air quality. Besides, Green Tribunal has also directed that the ..

Thick fog envelopes city, chill adds to woes

Staff Reporter, CHILLY weather and thick fog has thrown life out of gear in Bhopal on Tuesday morning. After few hours of sunrise, fog disappeared but cold gave tough time to the people, made them shiver. When people woke up on Tuesday morning, they fo..

Dengue, chikungunya on rise again

Staff Reporter, FROM last three days, no such number of dengue and chikungunya samples tested positive but suddenly on Tuesday, three chikungunya and four dengue samples tested positive. 11 samples of chikungunya suspected patients were received, of th..

Rs 1 lakh compensation to retd Platoon Commander for illegally arresting

Staff Reporter, MADHYA Pradesh Human Rights Commission (MPHRC) has recommended 1 lakh compensation must be given to the retired Platoon Commander Lakhan Singh. He was arrested by Shivpuri police unlawfully and it was also reported that a false case was..

Campion School students stand runners-up in Intercity Maths Quiz

Staff Reporter, CAMPION School, Arera Colony’s four students Ashutosh Shrivastava, Rachit Yadav, Aryan Harwani and Abhilash Datta bagged first runners-up position in this state-level Maths Quiz Competition. ‘Asmita Samajik Sanstha’ ..

Ragging report from RAK Agriculture College

Staff Reporter, According to UGC Helpline, other states with high number of ragging cases includes West Bengal (53), Uttar Pradesh (51), Orissa (30), Kerala (29), Tamil Nadu (25), Karnataka 23and Bihar (21) cases during the year 2015. However, there wa..

forest officers gear up to ensure compliance guidelines in national park

Staff Reporter, SUBSEQUENT to the stringent action taken by Central Zoo Authority over ECZ norms violations now forest officials are geared up to ensure the compliance guidelines in national parks .‘Bhopal Run’ was organised at Van Vihar Na..

Traffic cops crack whip against violators

Staff Reporter, TRAFFIC police and Transport Department conducted vehicle checking drive in various parts of the city and took action against those violating norms. Likewise, traffic police, Weight and Measurement Department teams had a conducted joint..

District hospitals busy searching expired drugs, CMHOs asked to report

Staff Reporter, After Government Medical College associated hospitals, now it is time for the district hospitals’ drugs stores to check the expired drugs. Earlier, two truck-load expired drugs were found and were destroyed. The Government seemed ..

ATMs fail to deliver small notes, people worried for change

Staff Reporter, Problem of small notes still existing among people as bank ATMs failed to provide currency note of Rs 100. Most of ATMs are delivering Rs 500 or Rs 1000 notes which are giving tough time to the people. According to a local, ATMs in MP ..

People, labourers facing blues of demonetisation: Congress

Staff Reporter, Congress has accused Modi government of taking the demonetisation decision in haste and forcing country to face its blues. It claimed that it is poor farmers, labours, small shopkeepers who are in troubled waters following the demonetis..