Anuraag Singh

Bhopal diary: A quick look at some local news from the Madhya Pradesh capital

From the new OPD building at Hamidia Hospital to an IPS officer stripped of gallantry award becoming new DIG, here's what made headlines in Bhopal.

20 Jan 2018

Love, marriage deadlier for Madhya Pradesh cops than stress

Failure in love, rocky marriage, prolonged illness and other family issues provoked suicides by police personnel in Madhya Pradesh.

14 Jan 2018

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On the first day of the new year, Bhopal railway station became the first in the country to install a sanitary napkin dispensing machine.

10 Jan 2018

Vitamin cocktail for low birth weight babies to boost immunity

BHU research team works on formulation that could boost immune system of newborns weighing less than 2.5 kg.

31 Dec 2017

A ‘Dhoni’ forces women to take up guns in Madhya Pradesh

The growing terror of Mahendra Dhoni has compelled women in four dozen villages in Rewa district of Madhya Pradesh to take up guns for self-protection.

31 Dec 2017

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Braving the cold weather, a group of visually challenged youths resorted to a ‘Jal Satyagraha’ (standing in water in protest) at Neelam Park, demanding better employment opportunities on Tuesday.

30 Dec 2017

Bhopal diary: Property worth Rs 150 crore gutted in cloth market fire

A little carelessness of a trader probably led to the inferno at the Bairagarh market in Bhopal on Sunday, in which over 100 shops and property worth over `150 crore was gutted.

21 Dec 2017

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Aiming to add more users to the public bike sharing project, which does not have many takers, the Bhopal Smart City Development Corporation Limited plans to install public broadcasting systems near pa

10 Dec 2017

Ray of hope for Madhya Pradesh’s roadside sex workers

Banchara community pushes its girls into prostitution; MP High Court seeks explanation from authorities

10 Dec 2017

Eleven arrested and booked for putting objectionable poster in communally sensitive Madhya Pradesh town

A poster bearing picture resembling Tipu Sultan’s picture along with objectionable content likely to endanger communal amity was put at Khandwa town of Madhya Pradesh.

05 Dec 2017

Complete on paper, half-built on ground

IT was on April 1, 2016 that the Narendra Modi government restructured Indira Awas Yojana into Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Gramin (PMAY-G) to address gaps in the existing rural housing programme in view of the government’s commitment to provide housing for all by 2022.

03 Dec 2017

Bhopal diary - New flights introduced, mystery behind MLA deaths solved and 'Jai Sri Ram' slogans in Assembly

Concerned over the increasing death count of sitting MLAs, the Opposition Congress has demanded that karmakand rituals be performed in the Madhya Pradesh Assembly building in Bhopal.

30 Nov 2017

On-duty cops turn Madhya Pradesh police station into dance floor, officer suspended

The Dipnakheda Police Station in Vidisha district of Madhya Pradesh turned into a dance floor basking in shimmer of colourful lights amid the resonance of oomphy music played by a DJ.

20 Nov 2017

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The three-day 70th annual Aalami Tablighi Jamat Ijtema (international Islamic congregation) begins inBhopal’s  Eintkhedi area from November 25.

20 Nov 2017

Doctors brand Bhopal gang-rape survivor ‘accused’ in medical report

After the trauma of rape, the horror of being branded an accused by doctors of a premier government hospital awaited the 19-year-old girl who was gang-raped in Bhopal on October 31.

10 Nov 2017