Category: States

Shivraj is convener of NITI Ayog Sub-Group of chief ministers

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The NITI Ayog has a Sub-Group of chief Ministers, with Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan as Convener, for rationalisation of Centrally Sponsored Scheme (CSS). The decision to form a Sub-Group of Chief Ministers was taken at the first meeting of the Governing Council of NITI Ayog this past Sunday.

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PEB scam: High Court issues notice to STF on Governor Ram Naresh Yadav’s petition

Newsroom24x7 Desk Jabalpur: A division bench of Madhya Pradesh High Court comprising Chief Justice A M Khanvilkar and Justice Alok Aradhe Monday issued notice to the Special Task Force (STF) of Madhya Pradesh Police probing the State Professional Examination Board (PEB) scam and also sought opinion from the Attorney General of India regarding immunity guaranteed

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Land acquired for first Biotech Park in J&K

Newsroom24x7 Desk Jammu: About ten acre of land has been acquired for bringing up the first- ever Biotechnology park in the State of Jammu & Kashmir. This land was acquired by Science & Technology Department at Gaati SIDCO Phase-III Industrial Complex in Kathua district (about 10 km from Kathua town on the Jammu-Pathankot National Highway). The

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Kerala RSS leader’s murder: CBI files charge sheet against 19 accused

New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation has today filed Charge Sheet before the Principal District and Sessions Judge, Thalassery (Kerala) against 19 accused persons under Sections 120(B), 143, 147, 148, 324, 307, 302, 149, 201, 202, 212 of Indian Penal Code, beside Section 15(1)(a)(i) read with 16(a) & 19 of the UAPA Act and

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Gadkari praises Madhya Pradesh for promoting the bamboo sector

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: Union Road Transport, Highways and Sea Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari has congratulated Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan for bamboo-based innovations and the state government’s initiative in this direction. In a letter, Gadkari has expressed the hope that Madhya Pradesh will lead the country in the bamboo sector. Referring to

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Delhi Police busts Bihar-UP-MP syndicate involved in firearms racket

Two, including a woman, arrested, 900 cartridges and 2 sophisticated firearms seized Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: A team of Special Cell of Delhi Police, led by Inspector Govind Sharma, has achieved a major breakthrough by busting a syndicate engaged in illegal arms supply and meeting the ‘package needs’ of trigger happy criminals in and around the Delhi

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All eyes now would be focused on PDP-BJP Government in Jammu and Kashmir

Lalit Shastri The political deadlock in Jammu and Kashmir, where no party could win majority in the Assembly election held two months ago, has come to an end with the forging of the Peoples Democratic Party-Bharatiya Janata Party alliance and the swearing-in of Mufti Mohammad Sayeed as state chief minister today. Along with Sayeed, twelve each

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Police registers FIR against Digvijay, former MP Assembly Speaker, 17 others

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh Assembly Secretariat last night filed an FIR–First Information Report – against AICC General Secretary and ex-chief minister Digvijay Singh, former Assembly Speaker Sriniwas Tiwari and 17 others accusing them of alleged irregularities in recruitment during Singh’s tenure as state chief minister between 1993 and 2003. Bhopal’s Jehangirabad Police station Town

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MP Assembly Budget Session 2015 Adjourned Sine Die

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: The Budget session of Madhya Pradesh Assembly was adjourned sine die much ahead of schedule this afternoon after the House had passed the State Budget for 2015-16 without discussing the demand proposals. The House also passed two amendment Bills–one relating to the Cooperative Societies and the other linked to civic bodies. The

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PEB Scam: MP Governor Ram Naresh Yadav submits resignation?

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: Has Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav  submitted his resignation on being asked by the Union home ministry to step down after the Special task Force of Madhya Pradesh Police registered an FIR against him under various sections of IPC and the Prevention of Corruption Act in connection with the massive State Professional

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Rs. 16745 crore deficit Budget for Madhya Pradesh

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Finance Minister Jayant Malaiya today presented a budget with Fiscal Deficit for the year 2015-16 estimated to be Rs. 16,745.33 crore.for the financial year 2015-16. The Budget proposes total expenditure of Rs. 1,31,199.06 crore for the year 2015-16 and appropriation of Rs.1,42,094 crore with Revenue surplus of Rs. 5,587.97 crore for the

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PEB scam: Digvijay submits pendrive and mobile numbers to SIT

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh today submitted a sealed envelope with a pen drive containing a spread sheet as part of recovery from an MS-Excel file to the Special Investigation team (SIT) monitoring the investigation into the Madhya Pradesh Professional examination Board (PEB) scam linked with recruitment of government staff and medical

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PEB scam: Special Task Force registers FIR against MP Governor

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: The Special Task Force of Madhya Pradesh POlice, which is investigating the State Professional Examination Board (PEB) scam linked with irregularities in conducting the entrance examination for medical colleges (PMT) and recruitment of candidates for various government departments today registered an FIR against state Governor Ram Naresh Yadav, according to unconfirmed reports.

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Nitish Kumar is Bihar chief minister for the fourth time

Newsroom24x7 Desk Patna: Janata Dal (United) leader Nitish Kumar took oath as chief minister of Bihar for the fourth time today. He was administered the oath of office and secrecy at the Raj Bhawan in Patna by Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi. Twenty-two ministers took oath along with Nitish. Most of them– 20 to be precise

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