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Madhya Pradesh: SC nod for OBC reservation in local body polls
India

Madhya Pradesh: SC nod for OBC reservation in local body polls

A bench headed by Justice AM Khanwilkar accepted the OBC commission report and allowed OBC reservation in the Madhya Pradesh local body elections

Madhya Pradesh: Section 144 imposed in Neemuch city after dispute between two groups over installation of Lord Hanuman idol near dargah
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Madhya Pradesh: Section 144 imposed in Neemuch city after dispute between two groups over installation of Lord Hanuman idol near dargah

In Madhya Pradesh's Neemuch city, the two groups indulged in arguments and pelted each other with stones after an argument over installation of Lord Hanuman idol near dargah. The police lobbed teargas shells to disperse them

Madhya Pradesh: 5,000 wheat-laden trucks stuck at two ports due to export ban
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Madhya Pradesh: 5,000 wheat-laden trucks stuck at two ports due to export ban

The outfit, which has demanded lifting of the ban, said large consignments of wheat were transported from the state through these trucks to ports for export

Madhya Pradesh: Khargone collector and SP transferred month after Ram Navami violence
India

Madhya Pradesh: Khargone collector and SP transferred month after Ram Navami violence

Stone-pelting had taken place during the Ram Navami procession in Khargone city on 10 April, leading to clashes and arson, the district administration had also imposed curfew partially for 24 days

Madhya Pradesh: Constable saves woman who jumped off moving train in Ujjain
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Madhya Pradesh: Constable saves woman who jumped off moving train in Ujjain

The woman, who slipped near the compartment door after jumping and was in danger of falling into the gap between the train and the platform, was rescued by railway police constable Mukesh Kushwaha, who will be rewarded for his quick thinking

Madhya Pradesh: Vehicle runs over six-year-old girl, people set it ablaze, kill driver
India

Madhya Pradesh: Vehicle runs over six-year-old girl, people set it ablaze, kill driver

The pick-up vehicle crushed to death six-year-old Kanji on Friday night at Barjhar crossing, about 38 kilometres from the district headquarters, after which people set the vehicle on fire

Madhya Pradesh: Police team attacked in Dhar, 3 cops injured
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Madhya Pradesh: Police team attacked in Dhar, 3 cops injured

The police team reached the village after getting information about a woman who went missing with her child

MP: Blackbuck poachers gun down three cops in Guna; CM to hold emergency meeting
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MP: Blackbuck poachers gun down three cops in Guna; CM to hold emergency meeting

The incident occurred under the jurisdiction of Aron police station, some 160 km from the state capital, around 3 am when the police personnel had gone to nab the miscreants,

Local body polls: Karnataka government likely to seek time from SC to fix reservation for OBCs
India

Local body polls: Karnataka government likely to seek time from SC to fix reservation for OBCs

Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the Madhya Pradesh State Election Commission (SEC) to issue a poll programme for local bodies within two weeks

After Gyanvapi, now Bhojshala-Kamal Maula mosque in Madhya Pradesh: What’s the controversy all about?
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After Gyanvapi, now Bhojshala-Kamal Maula mosque in Madhya Pradesh: What’s the controversy all about?

The Madhya Pradesh High Court has issued notices to the Centre, state and Archaeological Survey of India over the disputed site of the Bhojshala-Kamal Maula mosque based on a petition that claims that Hindus should be given exclusive rights to pray there

Woman kidnapped, gang-raped in Madhya Pradesh's Chhatarpur district; four held
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Woman kidnapped, gang-raped in Madhya Pradesh's Chhatarpur district; four held

The police on Thursday arrested the four accused for the incident that took place at a village, around 40 km from the district headquarters

PM Modi to launch Madhya Pradesh's new startup policy tomorrow
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PM Modi to launch Madhya Pradesh's new startup policy tomorrow

Prime Minister will also launch the Madhya Pradesh Startup portal, via video conferencing, which will facilitate and help promote the startup ecosystem

Madhya Pradesh: Policeman on duty in Datia strangulates six-year-old boy for asking money, puts body in car's boot to dump at abandon spot
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Madhya Pradesh: Policeman on duty in Datia strangulates six-year-old boy for asking money, puts body in car's boot to dump at abandon spot

During investigations, the accused cop said that he was suffering from depression and got annoyed when the boy continuously demanded money from him

Madhya Pradesh: Two sisters end up almost marrying each other's groom due to power cut in Ujjain
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Madhya Pradesh: Two sisters end up almost marrying each other's groom due to power cut in Ujjain

Locals claimed that the mismatched couples had even taken 'pheras' together but the families denied saying the they were taken by the right matches

Dispute over groom wearing 'sherwani' at wedding leads to violent clash in Madhya Pradesh's Dhar district
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Dispute over groom wearing 'sherwani' at wedding leads to violent clash in Madhya Pradesh's Dhar district

The incident took place after relatives of the bride insisted that the groom wear a 'dhoti-kurta' during the marriage rituals, as per their tribal tradition, and not the 'sherwani'

PM Modi to launch Madhya Pradesh's start-up policy on 13 May
India

PM Modi to launch Madhya Pradesh's start-up policy on 13 May

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan will also be present at the ceremony

NIA conducts searches at multiple locations in Madhya Pradesh in explosives case
India

NIA conducts searches at multiple locations in Madhya Pradesh in explosives case

Case pertains to the arrest of three accused -- Zubair, Saifulla alias Saifu Khan and Altamash Khan -- and seizure of explosives and other IED making material on 30 March at Wonder Chauraha in Chittorgarh's Nimbahera

Madhya Pradesh: 3 held for cow slaughter in Seoni, over 19 kg beef seized
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Madhya Pradesh: 3 held for cow slaughter in Seoni, over 19 kg beef seized

The accused were caught from the forest of Mahuapani Hathi Ghat, where they were distributing the meat among themselves after killing a calf on Friday night

Madhya Pradesh: Curfew relaxed for 11 hours in Khargone, petrol pumps allowed to open
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Madhya Pradesh: Curfew relaxed for 11 hours in Khargone, petrol pumps allowed to open

Earlier, on Tuesday, there was a curfew in place for 24 hours and citizens were asked to celebrate the Eid-al-Fitr and Akshaya Tritiya festivals at home.

Madhya Pradesh: Govind Singh replaces former CM Kamal Nath as Leader of the Opposition in Assembly
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Madhya Pradesh: Govind Singh replaces former CM Kamal Nath as Leader of the Opposition in Assembly

Nath will continue as president of the Congress unit in Madhya Pradesh where polls are due next year