MP Government

  • MP govt to hold alcohol prohibition week on Mahatma Gandhi's birth anniversary 26-09-2013 01:04 PM

    Madhya Pradesh government will observe October 2-8 as prohibition week marking the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. During the period, various programmes will be held to create awareness among people to dissuade them from consumption of liquor and drugs, an official release said on Thursday. People will be advised to...
  • Congress sharpens attack on MP government over development 23-09-2013 11:00 PM

    Vidisha: AICC general secretary Digvijay Singh on Monday called Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan for public debate over development works carried out during his tenure and that of the erstwhile Congress government. "Chouhan likes to talk about the developments during his tenure and claims nothing was done during...
  • Centre accepts MP govt's recommendation to dismiss suspended IAS couple 02-09-2013 01:52 PM

    Decks have been cleared for dismissal of tainted Madhya Pradesh IAS couple Arvind and Tinu Joshi, with the Centre accepting the state government's recommendation to remove them from service, official sources said on Monday. The Department for Personnel and Training had forwarded to the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) its...
  • Civil society groups slam MP govt over FRA violations in Mahan forests 13-08-2013 02:46 PM

    Civil society groups on Tuesday came together in support of Mahan Sangharsh Samiti (MSS) and demanded a response from Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan about the non-implementation of Forest Rights Act (FRA) in the Mahan forests of Singrauli district. "This has come two months after the Union Tribal...
  • Shivraj govt alerts officials about bird flu in Chhattisgarh 07-08-2013 09:27 PM

    The Madhya Pradesh government sounded an alert in the districts bordering the neighbouring state of Chhattisgarh on Wednesday, after confirmation of avian influenza (bird-flu) in that state. In a directive to all collectors of districts bordering Chhattisgrah, the MP government advised them to take all precautions to check the spread...
  • MP govt decides to include subjects of various religions in school textbooks 06-08-2013 01:59 PM

    Terming it as "totally misleading and baseless" that a Gita lesson has been included in school syllabus due to elections or religious consideration, the Madhya Pradesh government has clarified that it has also incorporated subjects of other religions in textbooks. The state BJP government government has been drawing flak from...
  • Ujjain Professor murder: acquitted kills self 20-11-2011 03:20 PM

    Gwalior: Vimal Tomar main accused in Professor HS Sabharwal murder case in Ujjain, who was later acquitted, committed suicide, sources said on Sunday. A Nagpur court had acquitted Tomar and five others three years after the murder due to lack of evidence. The Supreme Court in 2010 had refused to...