Bhopal spying racket accused sent to judicial custody

Bhopal: Five of the 11 people, arrested in Madhya Pradesh for their alleged involvement in a spying racket run from Pakistan, were on Sunday sent to judicial custody till February 27 by a local court. Judicial Magistrate Shalu Sirohi sent to jail Trilok Bhadoria, Ritesh Khullar, Jitendra Yadav, Jitendra Singh Thakur and Lashkar Pandit from Gwalior. They were arrested on February 9 by the Madhya Pradesh ATS and charged with anti-national activities. Earlier, the court had sent them to police remand till February 12. The prime accused in the caseRead More

ISI-backed espionage ring busted in MP, 11 held

Bhopal: Eleven members of an espionage ring backed by Pakistan’s spy agency Inter-Services Intelligence was arrested from different parts of Madhya Pradesh Thursday. The anti-terrorist squad (ATS) of the Madhya Pradesh police said the accused were running call centres using Chinese equipment and SIM cards to help the ISI spy on India’s military operations. Among those arrested is a person from Satna, two from Jabalpur, three from Bhopal and five from Gwalior, ATS chief Sanjeev Sami told reporters. “We arrested a Satna-based man identified as Balram, the kingpin of theRead More

Chief Minister blesses newly married couple of Muslim

Bhopal. Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan participated in the 23rd Ijitmai marriage programme of Raaen Panchayat in Bhopal city today. He blessed newly married grooms and bridegrooms, tied in nuptial knot under Mukhyamantri Kanya Vivah Evam Nikah Yojana. He wished for their happy life. Shri Chouhan announced to provide necessary fund for Jamatkhana construction on the request of Raaen Panchayat. The Chief Minister said, daughters are the gift of the God. Mukhyamantri Nikah Yojana has been formed to benefit daughters. Members of Raaen Panchayat welcomed the chief minister onRead More

MP government orders judicial probe into Bhopal jailbreak, SIMI encounter

Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh government, reeling under pressure from the Opposition and human rights activists as well as contradictory statements from police officials, has ordered a judicial inquiry into both the Bhopal jailbreak and the ‘encounter’ of SIMI activists that followed. Retired High Court judge SK Pandey will head the probe. “Justice Pandey will probe all aspects related to how SIMI activists escaped from the high security jail and the encounter that took place after that,” a press release from the state government said. Meanwhile, a report said that aRead More

Centre for every possible help for Bhopal, Indore Metro Train Projects

Bhopal. The cultural evolution of urban India has begun. The Centre would extend all possible cooperation for Bhopal and Indore metro train projects. Madhya Pradesh has done tremendous work in infrastructure development. The Union Minister for Urban Development Shri Venkaiah Naidu said this while addressing a workshop on urban development issues at the Academy of Administration here today. Referring to Prime Minister’s Reform, Perform and Transform-mantra, Shri Naidu stressed on designing urban development schemes keeping in view the needs of coming ten years. The Centre is providing requisite funds. TheRead More

Mud Car Rally to be held today

Bhopal: Bhopal’s people, known for their passion for motor sports, especially mud rally of jeeps, are all set to take part in the event on Sunday. A mud rally is to be taken out by Mohammed Zaheer Fans Club Bhopal in Neelbad, Bhauri, at 9.30 am on Sunday, in which people from Bhopal and the nearby areas will be showcasing their talents. Share +1 Tweet PinShares 0

Thunder Bhopal mud rally to be organized on sunday

Bhopal. Good news for adventure lovers of Bhopal. The Thunder Bhopal mud rally is finally kick off on 9th October 2016 at Bhouri Neelbarh in Bhopal. The event is organized by mohd zaheer fans club Bhopal. Scrutiny have completed on Thursday. Free practice is going on by the participants for this mega event. Share +1 Tweet PinShares 0

MP’s Growth Story Impresses U.K. Investors

Bhopal. The growth story of Madhya Pradesh deeply impressed the prospective investors of UK. The Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, on the second day of his visit today addressed a business seminar on Investment Opportunities in Madhya Pradesh. It was jointly organized by the Confederation of Indian Industries and UK India Business Council. The Chief Minister said that Madhya Pradesh has witnessed phenomenal growth in the last one decade. Farmer-friendly policies resulted in tremendous progress in agriculture sector. The state has enough water resource for irrigation. It has become self-reliantRead More

MIC branches reconstituted in municipal corporations

Bhopal. Section of Mayor-in-Council with fixing accountability of the officers have been reconstituted in all 16 municipal corporations in the state, keeping in mind the public convenience. Informing in this regard, Minister for Urban Administration and Housing Smt. Maya Singh said, the decision would bring uniformity in working in municipal corporations. Minister Smt. Maya Singh said administrative structure in municipal corporations had been made more accountable, as per the expectations of Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan. It will facilitate public for getting their works done in municipal corporations. TenRead More

Bhopal to be the first city in country with Smart Public Bike Sharing Scheme

Bhopal. Non-motorized transport will be promoted in Bhopal Smart City Mission. Bhopal is the first city in the country, where Smart Public Bike Sharing Scheme will be implemented. Initially, 50 bicycle stations and 500 Smart Cycles will be available under the scheme. A person will take Smart Cycle from one station and leave it after reaching another station. A computer is fitted in the rear side of the 3-gear bicycle, which is necessary take out cycle from docking station through Smart Card. Constant monitoring of cycle will be done throughRead More