Thursday, 18 August, 2022
TopicMadhya Pradesh govt

Topic: Madhya Pradesh govt

Vyapam whistleblower alleges harassment over ‘exam leak’ post, MP Police justify arrest

Dr Anand Rai, who first came to prominence for tipping off police about Vyapam scam, was arrested after posting allegations about March 2022 leak in MP Teacher Eligibility Test.

MP starts process to replace redundant Urdu, Persian words with Hindi in police proceedings

Madhya Pradesh Police Headquarters issued a letter Tuesday asking senior police officers to submit suggestions within 7 days about replacing non-Hindi words in the official lexicon.

Gujarat BJP leader Mangubhai Chhaganbhai Patel appointed Madhya Pradesh governor

As part of the Union cabinet reshuffle, new appointments were made including Union Minister Thawar Chand Gehlot being dropped from the cabinet and appointed the governor of Karnataka.

Madhya Pradesh cannot divert funds meant for construction workers’ welfare, Centre tells SC

Madhya Pradesh government is seeking a Rs 1000-crore loan from a Rs 1,985-crore corpus that is meant to fund welfare schemes for construction workers.

‘Computer Baba’ ashram razed near Indore, Congress cries vendetta, BJP defends demolition

'Computer Baba' is a religious figure who enjoyed ‘minister of state’ status in Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s previous government but has since allied with the Congress.

Supreme Court seeks Kamal Nath govt’s response on plea seeking floor test in Madhya Pradesh

Former CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan, with nine others, moved court after Speaker N P Prajapati adjourned the house till 26 March citing coronavirus as the reason.

India’s ‘Corontine’ in TOI, HT & Express notes ex-CJI Gogoi’s retirement ‘benefit’

A round-up of the most important reports in major newspapers around the country – from TOI and HT, Express and The Hindu to The Telegraph, Mumbai Mirror and The Tribune, as well as top financial dailies.

BJP issues whip to all MLAs in Madhya Pradesh to vote in favour of party during trust vote

The Kamal Nath government in the state is teetering after 22 MLAs, supporters of Jyotiraditya Scindia who quit the Congress and joined the BJP, resigned.

The 21 Madhya Pradesh MLAs who sent resignations to Governor after Scindia quit

The resignations of the 21 MLAs after Jyotiraditya Scindia quit the Congress Tuesday has led the Kamal Nath govt in Madhya Pradesh to the brink of collapse

Scindia crisis shows Gandhi family instinct for self-preservation outweighs Congress interests

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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.


HAL signed an MoU for opening an office in Kuala Lumpur | Twitter

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited to open first overseas marketing office in Malaysia for LCA Tejas

HAL is tapping new business opportunities for Light Combat Aircraft Tejas as well as servicing of Su-30 aircraft and Hawk trainer aircraft for the Royal Malaysian Air Force.
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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.