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  • bhopal, madhya pradesh, digvijay singh, diggy, PM Modi,CM shivraj singh chouhan, narsinghpur

    Bhopal: Digvijay writes to PM, CM for execution of 60 year-old announcement

    Bhopal: Former chief minister Digvijay Singh has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan to give possession of 100 acres of ancestral land to erstwhile rulers of Hiragarh, currently known as Hirapur in Narsinghpur district. The Congress general secretary, who is on Narmada Parikrama yatra, in his letter stated that…

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  • Bhopal: Experts give tips to keep stress at bay

    Bhopal: Class X and XII board examinations will be held next month. City’s counsellors, psychologists and psychiatrists have shared tips with Free Press on how the board examinees, parents and teachers can keep away the stress. Excerpts Dr Satyakant Trivedi, psychiatrist The responsibility of parents is important. They should maintain communication with their children and…

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  • Bhopal: Mercury starts rising up, warner days ahead

    Bhopal: After a brief spell of chill, temperature increased marginally in the state as the western disturbance has started moving eastward. However, day as well as night temperature is still reeling below normal but it has started rising slowly. Western disturbance had affected the state causing rain and hailstorm. Pachmarhi still recorded 6 degree Celsius…

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  • Bhopal, madhya pradesh, congress, EC, Arun Yadav, State Congress president Arun Yadav, election commission

    Bhopal: Congress accuses EC of working under govt pressure

    Bhopal: State Congress president Arun Yadav on Friday accused Election Commission of working under pressure in Madhya Pradesh and Delhi. Talking to mediapersons here on Friday, Yadav pointed out at irregularities in voters’ list of Mungaoli and Kolaras assembly constituency. He alleged that there are discrepancies in 18,000 names in voters’ list in Mungaoali and…

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  • bhopal, madhya pradesh, motilal science college, CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Motilal Vigyan Mahavidyalaya

    Bhopal: Motilal science college waits for CM to inaugurate new building

    Bhopal: The new administrative building of Motilal Vigyan Mahavidyalaya is awaiting inauguration by chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan for past five months. The ‘A’ grade college is struggling to provide space for classes, laboratories to more than 3000 students in old buildings. The college sent many letters to chief minister to inaugurate the administrative building…

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  • bhopal, madhya pradesh, hanging tree, pose problems, overgrown branches, Central Electricity Distribution

    Bhopal: Hanging tree branches pose problems for commuters

    Bhopal: Overgrown branches of road side trees have been creating problems for traffic users specially at night in state capital. Central Electricity Distribution Co Ltd prunes these branches in the name of maintenance. But in the process, power supply gets disrupted. The tree branches even break the power supply lines. Bhopal Municipal Corporation (BMC) administration…

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  • Bhopal: BU employees end agitation on VC’s written assurance

    Bhopal: Barkatullah University Employees Association called off their relay hunger strike on Friday after getting written assurance from Vice-chancellor Pramod K Verma. The employee association had been protesting since January 16 pressing for their three key demands including regularisation of daily wage workers, implementation of seventh pay commission and providing time-scale and pay-scale to the…

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  • Finding NiMo, Nirav Modi, PNB scam, Bollywood, Bollywood tweets, Rishi Kapoor, Richa Chadha

    Finding NiMo: From Rishi Kapoor to Richa Chadha, Bollywood takes a dig at Nirav Modi, banks and politicians

    Mumbai: Bollywood celebrities Rishi Kapoor, Richa Chadha and Vivek Agnihotri have raised questions about the major banking fraud carried out by billionaire diamond trader Nirav Modi, left the country in January. Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, known for his quirky tweets on political issues, wrote on Friday: “What I cannot understand is that a bank loans…

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  • Indore: DAVV convocation on March 30, but no gowns please

    Indore: The much-awaited convocation of Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya (DAVV) would be held on March 30 as Raj Bhawan has reportedly given its consent to the university’s appeal for holding the ceremony. However, this year the participants won’t be wearing gowns and caps but Indian jacket and uttariya. Nearly 250 meritorious students of 2014-15 and 2015-16…

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  • Mumbai, Women protest, Muslim women protest against Triple Talaq Bill, Triple Talaq Bill, Triple Talaq verdict, Islam, Muslim

    Mumbai: Women stage protest to withdraw triple talaq bill

    Mumbai: Muslim women in Mumbai took out a silent morcha on Thursday evening demanding withdrawal of the Triple Talaaq Bill which criminalises the practice of talaq-e-biddat wherein Muslim men divorce their wives by uttering the word ‘talaq’ thrice. Holding placards with words that conveyed their sentiment, the women contingent also submitted a memorandum to the…

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  • Indore: Best portion of a man’s life, his unremembered acts of kindness

    Indore: Whether it is helping a senior cross the street or gifting flowers to make someone’s day pleasant, every little act of kindness adds positivity to the world. Great English romantic poet William Wordsworth said “The best portion of a man’s life, his little, nameless unremembered acts of kindness and love.” Encouraging random acts of…

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  • Indore: People, police partners in parking problem

    Indore: Vehicles parked daily in a makeshift parking lot along the roadside near ongoing road construction site leading to Kanchan Bagh Main Road have been causing a great inconvenience to commuters plying through the area. The stretch from Ghanta Ghar Square to Geeta Bhavan is already a heavy traffic zone due to presence of large…

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