Indore (MP), June 21 (UNI) Amid the row over the after service employment to Agniveers, Madhya Pradesh BJP president Vishnu Dutt Sharma appreciated country’s big business houses coming forwards to employ trained soldiers and said, in MP, Agniveers will be given priority employment in states’ local forces & local government bodies.
The Jabalpur airport in Madhya Pradesh is being upgraded to include a new terminal building and an extension of runway among other additions at a cost of Rs 412 crore in view of rising passenger traffic.
Guna/UNI: Three Madhya Pradesh Police personnel – including an officer – have been martyred, a law-enforcement vehicle's driver grievously injured and a poacher shot dead during a gun-battle with more than half-a-dozen ruffians who were returning after poaching black buck and peafowl in Guna district's Aron Police Station limits.
New Delhi/IBNS: Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the Madhya Pradesh Startup Policy during the state's Startup Conclave being held in Indore, on Friday, via video conferencing.
Indore: A youth has been placed under arrest for allegedly sparking the blaze that snuffed out seven lives and injured nine at a three-storeyed building in Vijay Nagar Police Station limits of Madhya Pradesh's commercial capital.
Bhopal/UNI: Union Home Minister Amit Shah arrived in the Madhya Pradesh capital Bhopal on Friday for a day's visit.
New Delhi/UNI: Vyapam scam whistleblower Anand Rai approached the Supreme Court on Friday after the Madhya Pradesh High Court vacated its order for protection from his arrest related to an FIR on a paper leak case.
Kolkata/Bhopal/IBNS: Trinamool Congress (TMC) national general secretary Abhishek Banerjee has targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi over an alleged incident where a journalist was stripped to underwear after he had covered a protest against a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA in Madhya Pradesh.
Bhopal/IBNS: A journalist and a YouTuber, who went to cover a protest against a Madhya Pradesh Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA, have alleged that they were asked to strip by the state cops, media reports said.
Bhopal/IBNS: Nine labourers were trapped after an under-construction tunnel of the Bargi canal project collapsed at Sleemanabad in Madhya Pradesh's Katni district. Seven of them have been rescued so far while two are still trapped.
New Delhi/IBNS: Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai on Tuesday pitched in her support to the students who are protesting against the hijab (headscarves) ban in Karnataka schools and colleges.
Bhopal/IBNS: The controversy of wearing hijab (headscarves) by students crossed the borders of Karnataka and spread in BJP-ruled Madhya Pradesh and Puducherry on Tuesday.
Bhopal/IBNS: Five people including three children were injured when a cylinder used to fill balloons exploded in Madhya Pradesh's Ujjain, media reports said on Sunday.
Khajuraho/Raipur/UNI/IBNS: Hindu leader Kalicharan Maharaj was arrested before dawn on Thursday in Khajuraho, triggering a war of words between Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, whose police swooped on the man who had abused Mahatma Gandhi.
Bhopal/IBNS: A man was shot dead at a marriage party in Madhya Pradesh, allegedly organised by followers of jailed ‘godman’ Rampal on Sunday, media reports said.