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  • MP: Seven children die in wall collapse 14-07-2014 07:49 AM

    Burhanpur: In a tragic incident, seven children died when a wall collapsed over their slums in Shikatpura area of Madhya Pradesh's Burhanpur town on Sunday night. Seven other people have been inured in the incident that took place due to incessant rains. More details awaited. ...
  • TMC, BJP scuffle in Lok Sabha: Who is to be blamed? 08-07-2014 10:24 PM

    Unruly scenes were witnessed in Parliament as Trinamool Congress MPs on Tuesday alleged that some Bhartiya Janata Party MPs threatened to beat them in Lok Sabha. The TMC also alleged that one of the BJP MPs was drunk but they cannot say who it was. ...
  • TMC MP says some BJP MPs tried to beat him, says one BJP MP was drunk 08-07-2014 03:59 PM

    New Delhi: Trinamool Congress MPs on Tuesday alleged that some Bhartiya Janta Party MPs threatened to beat them in Lok Sabha. The TMC also alleged that one of the BJP MPs was drunk but they cannot say who it was. As soon as the House assembled at 3:30 PM after...
  • PIL seeking suo motu police FIR registration against Pal filed 02-07-2014 06:04 PM

    Kolkata: A PIL was filed before the Calcutta High Court on Wednesday seeking suo motu registration of FIR by the West Bengal Police and penal action against Trinamool Congress MP Tapas Pal who is in the eye of a storm over his derogatory comments against women. Samit Sanyal, a lawyer,...
  • Can an ordinary citizen get away with the threat Tapas Pal made against women? Why is WB's woman Chief Minister silent? 01-07-2014 02:10 PM

    Television cameras. A large crowd. A public place. People carrying smartphones with easy access to the Internet. People recording his speech on phones. Legal action. If those factors could not deter a man in power from threatening his opponents with rape, what could stop him from actually carrying out his...
  • No new taxes in budget for 2014-15, says MP government 01-07-2014 01:31 PM

    The Madhya Pradesh government on Tuesday proposed no new taxes in the budget for 2014-15, that projects a fiscal deficit of Rs 13,425 crore. Presenting the budget in the state Assembly in Bhopal, Finance Minister Jayant Malaiya said that 34 implements used in agriculture have been exempted from tax. Besides,...
  • MPPEB case: STF submits status report before MP High Court 30-06-2014 10:12 PM

    The Special Task Force (STF), probing the alleged Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) scam, on Monday filed a status report in the High Court which is monitoring the investigation. The report was submitted in-camera by top STF officials before a division bench of Chief Justice A MKhanvilkar and Justice...
  • Congress demands independent probe in MP exam scam 29-06-2014 06:28 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress on Sunday demanded an independent investigation under the auspices of the apex court into the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board scam. The scam is related to recruitment in various government jobs. "We demand a thorough, independent and completely dispassionate investigation into the MP exam scam with...
  • As Trinamool sends 5 MPs to Khandwa, party criticised over 'politicisation of rape' 19-06-2014 10:24 AM

    Besides questioning the efficacy of West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress sending five of its MPs to Madhya Pradesh to enquire into a rape case, women activists here are appalled at the selection of two women MPs in the delegation who had earlier passed snide remarks against a rape victim. Peeved...
  • MP Police arrests 14 students in pre-medical entrance exam scam 19-06-2014 08:42 AM

    Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh Police has made several arrests in connection with an alleged scam in pre-medical entrance exams. The Special Task Force has arrested 14 students so far on charges of taking admission in various government medical colleges through unfair means. The STF is examining 450 other students whose...
  • Over 90 former MPs, 22 former ministers seek more time to vacate government accommodation in Delhi 18-06-2014 12:22 PM

    New Delhi: More than 90 former MPs and 22 former union ministers have sought more time to vacate their official bungalows in New Delhi. These leaders have requested the Union Urban Development Ministry to give them more time to vacate the government flats and bungalows in elite Lutyen's Delhi. June...
  • Decision to raise height of Narmada dam gives locals' sleepless nights 13-06-2014 11:51 PM

    Locals OF Dharmpur village in Madhya Pradesh feel they have not received the promised rehabilitation package and they fear the height of the Narmada dam will further be raised. ...
  • YSRCP seeks disqualification of MP who joined TDP 12-06-2014 05:00 PM

    Hyderabad: YSR Congress Party on Thursday petitioned Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan seeking disqualification of its MP S P Y Reddy for joining the Telugu Desam Party, under the anti-defection rules. Leader of Parliamentary Party of YSRCP and Nellore MP, M Rajamohan Reddy noted that S P Y Reddy was...
  • Delhi MP's car collides with Uma Bharti's escort vehicle 11-06-2014 10:06 PM

    New Delh: Three people, including two policemen, were injured after Delhi MP Parvesh Verma's car collided head-on with union minister Uma Bharti's escort vehicle here on Wednesday, police said. Both the minister and the MP were not travelling when the incident occurred in Vijay Chowk, the square in front of...
  • TMC MP's gold chain snatched in front of Banga Bhawan 09-06-2014 09:47 AM

    New Delhi: Two motorcycle-borne men snatched the gold chain of Trinamool Congress MP Renuka Sinha outside Banga Bhawan on Sunday, police said. Sinha sustained bruises on her neck in the incident. The incident took place at around 9 PM when the MP from Cooch Behar constituency of West Bengal was...
  • RSP MP Premachandran's house stoned 07-06-2014 02:00 PM

    New Delhi: Unidentified persons pelted stones at the house of newly elected RSP MP N K Premachandran, damaging windowpanes, but none were injured as he and his family are in Delhi, police said on Saturday. Locals told police that a group of 10 persons came to the spot late yesterday...
  • MP Power signs agreement with KRBL for supply of 15 MW power 04-06-2014 03:25 PM

    An agreement was inked in Bhopal between MP Power Management Company and M/s KRBL for supplying 15 MW of power to the state. Stating this, an official release said here on Wednesday that the Power Purchase Agreement was signed in the presence of the company Managing Director, Manu Shrivastava and...
  • Union Minister Gopinath Munde cremated at his native village 04-06-2014 02:02 PM

    Beed: Union Minister Gopinath Munde who died in a road accident was cremated at his native village Parli, Maharashtra on Wednesday amidst chanting by hundreds of his supporters. The mortal remains of Munde were consigned to flames by his eldest daughter and BJP MLA Pankaja. A sea of humanity converged...
  • MPs responsible for their defeat not Rahul: Delhi Congress Chief 01-06-2014 06:08 PM

    New Delhi : Talking tough as he readies a revival strategy for the party in the national capital, Delhi Congress Chief Arvinder Singh Lovely on Sunday said senior leaders Kapil Sibal, Ajay Maken and Sandeep Dikshit as well as other MPs were themselves responsible for their humiliating defeat in the...
  • MP government to seek Central funds for pending projects 30-05-2014 01:03 PM

    The ruling BJP in Madhya Pradesh has pinned high hopes on the NDA government at the Centre for getting Central funds for the state's pending projects. "Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has instructed his Cabinet colleagues and officers to prepare a list of pending projects with the Centre...
  • YSR Congress MP joins TDP 25-05-2014 01:59 PM

    In a blow to the YSR Congress, one of its party MPs on Sunday joined the rival TDP, which is set to form the government in Andhra Pradesh. A three-time Nandyal MP, S P Y Reddy, who was elected on a YSR Congress ticket, switched over to TDP. He was...
  • Jayalalitha expels former MP for bringing 'disrepute' to party 24-05-2014 12:02 PM

    AIADMK supremo and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Friday expelled former MP C Sivasamy for "bringing disrepute" to the party. In a statement, she announced that Sivasamy, who had represented Tirupur in the 15th Lok Sabha, was being removed from all posts of the party besides its primary...
  • TMC MPs not to take oath on May 25, 26 22-05-2014 01:57 PM

    Swearing-in of the newly-elected Trinamool Congress MPs on May 25 and 26 has been deferred as per the directive of party supremo Mamata Banerjee. Party sources in Kolkata said the TMC MPs are likely to take their oath in early June. Banerjee had earlier stated that party MPs would leave...
  • Percentage of women LS winners better than male counterparts 21-05-2014 06:13 PM

    As compared to men, only a few women contested the just-concluded Lok Sabha elections, but percentage wise they performed better in getting elected to the 16th Lok Sabha. The new Lok Sabha will have 61 women MPs -- the highest ever. The just-dissolved 15th Lok Sabha had 59 women MPs....
  • Madhya Pradesh HSSC Class 10 examination 2014 results declared 15-05-2014 10:29 AM

    Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh Board of Secondary Education (MPSBE) declared the results for Class X board examinations on Thursday, 11 am. Students can check their exam results on http://mpresults.nic.in/ Board of Secondary Education, Madhya Pradesh (MPBSE) is a board of school education in Madhya Pradesh state. ...
  • MP: Lokayukta raids premises of IPS officer 15-05-2014 10:07 AM

    Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh Lokayukta conducted early morning raids at the premises of IPS officer Mayank Jain, IG Community Policing on Thursday. The Lokyukta sleuths have unearthed documents showing assets including 50 acres of land, two nursing homes and 8 houses spread across Rewa, Indore and Bhopal. The officer belongs...
  • Modi promises jail for criminal candidates, BJP has 32 pc of them 21-04-2014 04:26 PM

    New Delhi: The BJP's PM nominee Narendra Modi has thundered that he would put all MPs facing criminal charges in jail once he comes to power. He said that he would not spare even the candidates from his own party BJP and the NDA allies. The Modi admirers are hailing...
  • MPs rating: TR Baalu scores 6 on a scale of 10 21-04-2014 03:57 PM

    Former Shipping Minster and 5 time DMK MP from Sriperumbudur TR Baalu has scored 6 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. The MP from Tamil Nadu scored 5.2 on accessibility and 6 on trustworthiness. He has been rated...
  • MPs rating: Sanjay Nirupam's performance is below average 21-04-2014 12:55 PM

    Congress leader and sitting MP from Mumbai North Sanjay Nirupam has scored 5.2 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. While he scored 6.7 on 10 for accessibility and 5.2 for trusthworthiness, Nirupam has been rated 5.2 both for...
  • Gurudas Dasgupta hangs up his boots 18-04-2014 12:42 PM

    New Delhi: When Parliament meets sometime in June, it will miss one of its firebrand MPs Gurudas Dasgupta. The veteran CPI leader has decided not to contest the Lok Sabha elections. Dasgupta, who represented Ghatal in West Bengal in the Lok Sabha says he is old and the country belongs...