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Mar 16, 2019
Illegal sand mining in Madhya Pradesh: Mafia takes to Narmada river to evade police as politicos play blame gameThe modus operandi of the sand mining mafia in Madhya Pradesh resembles a Bollywood action flick: the police is busy scanning roads in siren-blaring jeeps while the smugglers escape unchallenged over water.
Mar 08, 2019
Drying rivers of Madhya Pradesh: Narmada on the cusp of extinction with six big dams, sand-mining, pollution threatening its survivalWith six big dams and power projects on it, the river has been facing environmental threats from illegal mining, deforestation, and now the river linking project.
Jan 15, 2019
Five dead as overloaded boat capsizes in Maharashtra's Narmada river; 39 rescued, three missingFive persons, including four children, drowned and 39 were rescued Tuesday after a boat capsized in the Narmada river in Maharashtra's Nandurbar district
Nov 03, 2018
After unveiling of Statue of Unity in Narendra Modi's home state, tribals seek better employment opportunitiesWhile the inauguration of the world’s tallest statue in Sadhu Bet might boost tourism in Gujarat, many tribals are uncertain about their future for various reasons.
Oct 31, 2018
Daily Bulletin: PM to unveil Statue of Unity; RSS to discuss Ram Mandir issue; Trump visits Pittsburgh amid protests; today's top storiesToday's top stories: Narendra Modi will unveil the Statue of Unity in Gujarat today; Donald Trump visits the site of the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting; Apple launches the new Macbook Air; and more.
Oct 06, 2018
Rahul Gandhi in Madhya Pradesh: Congress chief asserts party alone can generate employment, doesn't make false promises"I can assure (you) with full confidence that the Congress alone will generate employment for the youth," Rahul Gandhi said in Madhya Pradesh.
Sep 15, 2018
Water scarcity looms large in Gujarat with state receiving only 74% rainfall so far this monsoon, says governmentThe silver lining is the storage in Sardar Sarovar Dam on the Narmada, which, the government said, will be enough to meet the state's need for drinking water through the next summer.
Aug 21, 2018
Atal Bihari Vajpayee's ashes to be immersed in 10 rivers of Madhya Pradesh following Kalash Yatras in parts of state, says BJPTen "Kalash Yatras" or processions on vehicles with urns containing Atal Bihari Vajpayee's ashes, will be taken out in different parts of the state before the ashes are immersed in rivers across Madhya Pradesh. The ashes from one of the 10 urns would be immersed in the Narmada, MP's most sacred river on Wednesday, while the rest would be immersed on Thursday.
Jun 02, 2018
Gujarat Congress writes to Vijay Rupani, seeks special Assembly session to discuss Patidar quota agitationCongress has written a letter to Gujarat chief minister Vijay Rupani, calling for a special session of the Assembly to discuss a host of issues.
May 14, 2018
Bundelkhand water crisis: Fourth successive drought and vanishing water bodies compound farmer misery, trigger migrationA fourth successive drought in Bundelkhand region in the last five years has shattered the farmers of this backward region, triggering a mass migration.