Assembly by-elections in two MP seats on Feb 24

Bhopal, Jan 19 : The Election Commission on Friday said that assembly by-elections to Mungawali in Ashoknagar district and Kolaras in Shivpuri district of Madhya Pradesh will be held on February 24. The Commission said that paper trail machines will be used with EVMs. Counting of votes will be held on February 28. According to the […]

Minor murdered in Bhopal, tutor held

Bhopal, Jan 9 : A 19-year-old tutor has been arrested after an eight-year-old boy who took tuition from him was found murdered on the outskirts of Bhopal, police said on Tuesday. Bharat’s body was found in a sack by passers-by on Monday evening. According to police, he had been strangled to death. Police arrested tutor […]

Shivraj’s son launches bid in state politics

Shivpuri (Madhya Pradesh), Jan 7  Kartikey Singh Chouhan, son of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, formally launched his career in state politics on Sunday. Addressing a rally in Shivpuri, where bypolls are due, Kartikey Chouhan without naming the local MP Jyotiraditya Scindia, of the Congress, said “an MP has asked my father to […]

Four killed in MP coal mine cave-in

Bhopal, Jan 7  At least four persons — all women — were killed on Sunday in Betul district in Madhya Pradesh after a decommissioned coal mine, where they had gone to collect coal, caved in, officials said. “Five women went to collect coal from a decommissioned Western Coalfield Limited (WCL) coal mine in Pathakhera area. […]

Dalits in MP protest Pune violence

Bhopal, Jan 4 : Dalits in a Madhya Pradesh city on Thursday protested the violent incident in a Pune village. Parts of Burhanpur city were tense after a shutdown was called and more than 10 buses were damaged. Senior Superintendent of Police Rakesh Sagar said the situation was under control. On Monday, disturbances erupted in Maharashtra’s […]