Category: Madhya Pradesh

Vyapam scam: Congress bandh evokes mixed response

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: There was mixed response to the call for bandh (strike) given by the Congress party to protest against the Vyapam Scam In Madhya Pradesh today. The Congress is demanding Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister’s resignation on moral ground due to the Vyapam scam, which is linked with allegations of large-scale irregularities by the

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Biosafety – an attempt to crop the GM disenchant

Indu Indira Lala Bhopal: A series of pan-India Workshops on ‘Communicating Science and Biosafety’ compels media professionals countrywide to revisit the divided world of Genetically Modified (GM) Botanical Diaspora. GM Crops and Biosafety were topics that were centre-stage during the Workshop on Communicating Science and Biosafety organized here on 14 and 15 July by Makhanlal Chaturvedi National Institute of

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BJP’s Goal is not just winning elections, we want India to become “World Guru”: Amit Shah

Newsroom24x7 Desk The people have given BJP the mandate. We have to come up to the expectations of the masses and steer the course of history. Our goal was not just winning the election. – Amit Shah Bhopal: Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah said here today that the BJP got people’s mandate in 2014

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Supreme Court transfers Vyapam case to CBI

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The Supreme Court of India today ordered the transfer of the Vyapam scam case and investigations into the deaths linked with this case to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). The apex court order came in response to a petition by Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh and a few whistle blowers

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NIA denies terror angle, transfers Sunil Joshi murder case to Madhya Pradesh Police

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi/Bhopal: National Investigation Agency (NIA), the federal agency established by Government of India to combat terror in India has transferred the case relating to the murder of RSS Pracharak Sunil Joshi at Dewas in Madhya Pradesh to the state Police stating no terror link was found in this case. On 29 December 2007

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Modi will release Ujjain Declaration during Simhastha 2016

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today accepted Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s invitation to visit Ujjain during the Simhastha festival next year. Chouhan called on the Prime Minister at his South Block office in the capital. During the meeting lasting about 30-minutes, the Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister briefed Modi about the

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High Court asks MP Government to stop illegal mining in SSP area

Jabalpur: In a significant order on Wednesday, a Division Bench of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh (Jabalpur Bench) comprising Justice Rajendra Menon and Justice Moolchand Garg directed a complete stay on all sand mining operations in the Sardar Sarovar Project affected areas in the state asked the Government of Madhya Pradesh to furnish complete

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High Court order comes as huge respite for Governor Ramnaresh Yadav

Newsroom24x7 Desk Jabalpur (Madhya Pradesh, India): The High Court of Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday passed an order quashing the FIR registered against MP Governor Ramnaresh Yadav by the Special Task Force (STF) of Madhya Pradesh Police handling the case linked with the massive State professional Examination Board (PEB) scam. The Court has left scope for

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PEB scam: High Court accepts SIT report declaring Diggy’s “evidence” against CM as forged

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: On Friday when Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister shivraj Singh Chouhan was performing the sacred pooja of Narmada marking the release of Narmada water in Barwani district from the massive Indira Sagar project, he got a big relief as the Jabalpur High Court division bench of Chief Justice Ajay Khanvilkar and Justice Alok

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Journalism has helped in shaping history: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

National and State-level Honours for Excellence in Journalism Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today said that Journalism has given direction and helped in shaping events through history. We cannot forget the role played by journalists during the French Revolution or India’s freedom movement, he pointed out. Chouhan said that in the post-Independence

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Jabalpur High Court sets aside ruling BJP MLA Rajendra Meshram’s election from Devsar

Newsroom24x7 Desk Jabalpur: The Jabalpur High Court today set aside the election of Rajendra Meshram, the ruling Bharatiya Janata party MLA from Devsar in Singrauli district Meshram had won the Devsar (SC) seat in the 2013 Assembly election by a margin of 33214 votes compared to his immediate rival Banshmani Prasad Verma, who had contested

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Tiger cub’s death in Bandhavgarh: Madhya Pradesh Forest Minister Shejwar wants severe punishment for poachers

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Forest Minister Gauri Shankar Shejwar today described the killing of a tiger cub by poachers at Bandhavgarh as an “unpardonable crime” and said that the culprits will be traced and shall face severe punishment. Search is on for the culprits and the State authorities have launched a thorough investigation into

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CBI arrests former MD of a Bhopal based company in a bank fraud case

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested a former Managing Director of a Bhopal based firm for causing a loss of over Rs. 3.63 crore to State Bank of Indore. The CBi had registered a case on March 11, 2005 against a Senior Maneger of State Bank of Indore, MP Nagar Branch,

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PEB scam: Madhya Pradesh Governor’s son dies under mysterious circumstances

Newsroom24x7 Desk Lucknow/Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav’s son Shailesh, who is as an accused in the massive State Professional Examination Board scam has died under mysterious circumstances at his father’s official Mall Avenue residence here today. While sources said Shailesh, who was under extreme stress due to the PEB scam, died of brain

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