Tag: Madhya Pradesh

National Culture Festival will begin at Jabalpur on 14 October 2019

Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Governor Lalji Tandon will inaugurate the 10th “Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav” (national Culture Festival) at Jabalpur on Monday, 14 October. Ministry of Culture, Government of India is organising the festival under the “Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat” initiative in Madhya Pradesh from 14 to 21 October. Union Minister of State for Culture

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Huge Rs. 4.50 billion tree plantation scam in Madhya Pradesh

Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Forest Minister Umang Singhar on Friday, 11 October 2019, disclosed that his department has detected a huge Rs. 4.5 billion tree plantation scam linked to the announcement by the former Chief Minister Shivraraj Singh to plant 50 million trees in the Narmada basin and its implementation by the forest and

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Rohit Gupta: The man behind the world class Metro Rail Transport System for Bhopal and Indore

Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal: In an exclusive interview to newsroom24x7, Rohit Gupta describes the Metro rail project for Bhopal and Indore as the fruit of a plant that he had sown many years ago when he had come to Bhopal for a presentation to the then chief Minister Babulal Gaur. He had underscored that for better

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Centre should release Rs 7154.28 crore for flood hit people of Madhya Pradesh: Kamal Nath

Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh has demanded assistance to the tune of Rs. 7154.28 crore from the Centre to compensate the damage caused by excessive rain and the flood situation in the state. This amount includes central assistance of Rs 6621.28 crore under the head of NDRF and the second installment of Rs. 533 crore

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Large-scale IPS transfers and postings in Madhya Pradesh

Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Government on Tuesday, 1 October 2019 promoted 4 senior IPS officers and transferred more than a dozen DG and ADG level police officers. Rajendra Kumar appointed new SIT Chief Prominent among those given new assignment is Rajendra Kumar. He has now been posted as the Special Director General of Police,

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Story of Sex, Sleaze, and Sluts of Madhya Pradesh

Lalit Shastri Bhopal: Some NGOs have been running on sex and sleaze in the central Indian State of Madhya Pradesh for several years. What’s been happening in the corridors of power in the State over the years is murky business. Honey is money and money for honey Following a series of raids on the residential

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MP, UAE agree for a Student Exchange Programme

Newsroom24x7 Network London: Madhya Pradesh Minister for Higher Education Jitu Patwari today, 18 September 2019, held a detailed discussion with Head of the Curriculum Development Hayley Holuj and Lewis Hall of the United Arab Emirates Ministry of Education to explore the possibility of starting a Student Exchange Programme between MP and UAE. Patwari attended a

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Students have to be disciplined but they also deserve positive strokes: Lalit Shastri

Newsroom24x7 Network Sehore, Madhya Pradesh: Senior journalist, eminent conservationist and wildlife film-maker Lalit Shastri today underscored the importance of ensuring discipline in educational institutions with a firm hand and emphasised that the college authorities and professors also should strike a balance by giving positive strokes and taking up the responsibility of guiding the students on

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Jabalpur High Court admits petition against reconstitution of State Wildlife Board

Newsroom24x7 Network Madhya Pradesh High Court on Friday, 30 August 2019,  admitted a petition by senior journalist and eminent conservationist Lalit Shastri challenging the reconstitution of the State Wildlife Board on the grounds that it is vitiated by law and is against the mandatory provision of Wild Life (Protection) Act, 1972. Since a petition on

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MP formula to boost wildlife tourism: Turn Tiger State into a brand and live off Tigers

Lalit Shastri Madhya Pradesh Congress Government led by Chief Minister Kamal Nath has gone into the overdrive mode to promote tourism in wildlife areas of the State after there was a proposal from Valmik Thapar, founder of Ranthambore Foundation, for setting up an empowered committee to boost tourism in the Tiger Reserves. Thapar batted for

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Wildlife Management in Tiger State: In the throes of a serious crisis

Lalit Shastri The Madhya Pradesh Finance Department has blocked the use of Park Development Fund – the money generated from wildlife tourism in Tiger Reserves through entry gate, elephants, rest houses etc – which has touched a figure of approximately Rs. 27 crore every year. This despite the fact that there is a government order

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Babulal Gaur is no more

Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal: Former Madhya Pradesh chief minister and senior BJP leader Babulal Gaur passed away due to cardiac arrest Wednesday morning (21 August 2019), at a private hospital in the State capital. Gaur (89) was suffering from old-age related ailments and was hospitalised. Gaur was Madhya Pradesh chief minister from 2004-2005. He was a

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A new destiny of Madhya Pradesh is being carved out: Kamal Nath on Sadbhavna Divas

Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath said here on Tuesday, 20 August 2019, that India’s real strength lies in unity in diversity and mutual harmony and only this legacy will safeguard the future of the country. The CM said that a new destiny of Madhya Pradesh is being carved out so that

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People are the real strength of Madhya Pradesh: Kamal Nath

Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath on Indpendence Day, Friday, 15 August 2019, said that the people are the real strength of Madhya Pradesh. With people’s support we will succeed in ending poverty, unemployment and transforming Madhya Pradesh into a developed state. The Chief Minister was the chief guest at a special

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