Thursday, 18 August, 2022

Topic: Indore

West Bengal only state not to participate in cleanliness survey, says govt official

The Trinamool Congress-ruled state did not participate in the survey that has adjudged Indore to be India's cleanest city.

Indore awarded cleanest city of India third time in a row

New Delhi Municipal Council area was awarded as the 'Cleanest Small City' while Uttarakhand's Gauchar was adjudged the 'Best Ganga Town' under the Swachh Survekshan awards.

In MP town where Ambedkar was born, Dalits are made to feel like ‘gandi naali ke keede’

Dalit voters of MP’s Mhow are in a quandary: To vote for BJP, which has ‘done nothing in the last 15 years’, or Congress, ‘which did nothing before’.

‘Muni’ bond to the rescue. After Indore’s success, cities eager to raise their own funds

Madhya Pradesh is taking the lead in ‘muni bonds’ with cities such as Gwalior, Jabalpur and Bhopal set to follow suit.

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Farmers plant paddy saplings in a field | PTI Photo

Good news from the farm as India’s FY22 foodgrain production estimated at record 316 mn tonnes

Wheat production estimate sees marginal upward revision to 106.8 million tons, though current rate lowest in 3 years.


Su-57, the Russian 5th generation fighter aircraft Photo by Snehesh Alex Philip

Russia wants to build next generation tanks, submarines with India

As the second regiment of the S-400 Triumf air defence system starts getting delivered, Russia said it expects the serial production of AK 203 rifles in Amethi to begin in late 2022-early 2023.
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Tiranga vs Tiranga: Gloves are off as Kejriwal joins the ‘nationalism’ battle with Modi

Kejriwal’s maun vrat on Modi has ended. This is an important turn in Indian politics. In some ways rivalling the dramatic turn in Bihar.