Maharana Pratap birth anniversary: MP CM announces to set up memorial for warrior king in Bhopal

The CM further announced that stories of bravery and valour of Maharana Pratap will be taught in the school curriculum in the state. Along with this, Maharana Pratap Welfare Board will also be constit

published on : 22nd May 2023

Bhopal Diary

A selection of interesting news events from across Madhya Pradesh.

published on : 14th April 2023

PM Modi takes 'April Fool' dig at Congress, says some people have given 'supari' to malign him

The Prime Minister said this while flagging off India's 11th Vande Bharat Express train, which will run from Bhopal to Delhi

published on : 1st April 2023

BJP to build state headquarters in Bhopal at a cost of Rs 100 crore

Importantly, the old building of the state party HQ was constructed at around Rs  2 crore in 1991, while a BJP government headed by Sunderlal Patwa was in power.

published on : 26th March 2023

Bhopal gas tragedy: NGOs upset over SC ruling, seek compensation for victims from govt

The court's claim that Bhopal survivors received six times more compensation than that provided under the Motor Vehicles Act is "overwhelmingly false", said Balkrishna Namdeo.

published on : 20th March 2023

Bhopal gas tragedy: SC dismisses Centre's plea on additional funds for victims

The apex court also expressed its dissatisfaction with regard to the government's failure to "furnish any rationale for taking up the issue after two decades." 

published on : 14th March 2023

Bhopal cop's body discovered on railway track; wife, toddler son found dead at home

Police officials suspect that the cop might have died by suicide after allegedly taking the lives of his wife and toddler son.

published on : 12th March 2023

MP: Fog affects visibility in Six districts, Three flights from Bhopal delayed

There was dense fog since morning, so we could have been informed in time, said K Nivedita, whose 8am flight to to Delhi from here was rescheduled for 11:25am.

published on : 23rd January 2023

Your love in the inbox means nothing if you can't stand by me in the open: Filmmaker Onir

The director also noted that people in India still struggle to talk about their identities, even when they are in empowered positions.

published on : 17th January 2023

G20’s two-day Think20 meet begins in Bhopal today

Emanating from the two days’ discussions, the Bhopal Declaration will serve as an important basis for the subject matter of the actual G20 Summit slated later in the year in New Delhi.

published on : 16th January 2023

Talk by filmmaker Onir on LGBTQ+ issue at Bhopal Lit fest cancelled over 'security issues'

They were told by "government sources" that security issues could arise due to Dhar's presence, said writer-journalist Abhilash Khandekar, a member of the organising committee.

published on : 15th January 2023

Bhopal Gas Tragedy: Over 38 years later

December 3, 1984, in the worst industrial disaster, methyl isocyanate gas leaks from UCIL pesticide plant, killing over 3,500 people, according to official figures.

published on : 14th January 2023

SC reserves verdict on Centre’s plea seeking more relief to Bhopal gas disaster victims

“Now having settled, nothing prevents the Govt from doing more for you. They (Union Govt) have apparently not done something that they were supposed to do for you.

published on : 13th January 2023

Bhopal gas tragedy: Rupee depreciation not ground for 'top-up' of settlement, say UCC successor firms

Now, the actual argument before the court is that the settlement has become inadequate because the rupee depreciated, Senior advocate Harish Salve contended.

published on : 12th January 2023

Bhopal gas tragedy: Can't decide curative plea for additional funds as lawsuit, SC tells Centre 

The top court said it has already spoken about 'maryada' (sanctity) of its curative jurisdiction and is constrained by law despite having some leeway.

published on : 11th January 2023

SC expresses concern over non-payment of compensation to victims of Bhopal gas tragedy

The five judge bench while considering centre’s plea seeking additional compensation from Union Carbide Corporation (UCC), expressed concern with regards to the undisbursed dues of Rs 50 crore.

published on : 10th January 2023

10 Bhopal gas tragedy survivors end fast after getting govt assurance

The ten women agitators broke their 29-hour-long fast on Saturday with fruit juice offered by officials of the state government and district administration.

published on : 1st January 2023

Bhopal gang rape case: Government cracks whip; shifts IG, GRP SP

The Madhya Pradesh government transferred two more senior police officials for not registering the gang rape case of a 19-year-old college student in the city last week.

published on : 5th November 2017

Bhopal Gangrape victim demands public hanging of culprits

The 19-year-old civil services aspirant was abducted by four men and allegedly gangraped when she was returning home after attending her coaching class last week.

published on : 5th November 2017

Bhopal: Three arrested, search on for fourth accused in gang rape of cop couple's teenage daughter

Earlier in the day, taking cognizance into the gangrape of a 19-year-old civil services aspirant, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan directed a fast-track trial into the case.

published on : 3rd November 2017
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