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Metropolis and state capital in Madhya Pradesh, India

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Bhopal: Metropolis and state capital in Madhya Pradesh, India
Bhopal is the capital city of the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh and the administrative headquarters of both Bhopal district and Bhopal division. It is known as the City of Lakes for its various natural and artificial lakes and for being one of the greenest cities in India. It is the 16th largest city in India and 131st in the world. After formation of Madhya Pradesh, the state capital Bhopal was a part of the Sehore district. It was bifurcated in 1972 and a new district Bhopal was formed.

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Tripura organises workshop to popularize bamboo for industrial and domestic application [Video]

Tripura organises workshop to popularize bamboo for industrial and domestic application

To promote and popularize bamboo for industrial and domestic application, a workshop was organized at Pragna Bhavan in Agartala on March 1. The workshop was organised by the Council of Scientific and..

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CM Chouhan plants sapling in Bhopal as part of 'one tree every day' campaign [Video]

CM Chouhan plants sapling in Bhopal as part of 'one tree every day' campaign

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on March 2 planted a sapling at Shymala Hills in Bhopal. With a view to conserve environment due to increasing climate change, CM Chouhan has pledged..

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2nd phase of COVID vaccine drive begins across country [Video]

2nd phase of COVID vaccine drive begins across country

Second phase of vaccination drive started across the nation on March 01. Under the drive, people above 60 years of age and those above 45 years with comorbidities will be inoculated. Patients with..

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They thought they got the Covid-19 vaccine. They were part of a trial instead [Video]

They thought they got the Covid-19 vaccine. They were part of a trial instead

More than a dozen slum residents in Bhopal, India, say they thought they were being vaccinated for Covid-19. They say they later discovered from local activists that some of them hadn’t been given an..

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CM Chouhan attends 'Jal Abhishekam' program in Bhopal [Video]

CM Chouhan attends 'Jal Abhishekam' program in Bhopal

Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan attended the inauguration of 'Jal Abhishekam' program in Bhopal on February 11. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Union Agriculture Minister..

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Watch: BSF jawans vaccinated in Gurugram; Bhopal inoculates cops & civic workers [Video]

Watch: BSF jawans vaccinated in Gurugram; Bhopal inoculates cops & civic workers

As many as 278 BSF jawans were administered Covid-19 vaccine jabs in Gurugram. The BSF personnel were vaccinated at 95 BN BSF Campus in Gurugram's Bhondsi. Meanwhile, Bhopal administration inoculated..

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Vaccination phase 2: Bhopal health dept inoculates police personnel, municipality workers [Video]

Vaccination phase 2: Bhopal health dept inoculates police personnel, municipality workers

Bhopal administration inoculated COVID front-line workers in the city on February 08. These front-line workers included police personnel and other municipality workers. Two centres in the city were..

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CM Shivraj launches 12 water supply schemes worth Rs 225 crore [Video]

CM Shivraj launches 12 water supply schemes worth Rs 225 crore

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on February 05 launched 12 water supply schemes worth Rs 225 crore in Bhopal. The Chief Minister also laid virtual foundation for another 7 schemes..

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Commuters express discontent with soar fuel prices [Video]

Commuters express discontent with soar fuel prices

Rise in prices of fuel across India has left commoners in trouble. "Fuel hike affects other expenses as well. This is creating a lot of problems," said a commuter in Mumbai. Petrol prices have jumped..

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Man booked in Bhopal for holding fake collection drive for Ram Temple construction [Video]

Man booked in Bhopal for holding fake collection drive for Ram Temple construction

A man was held for allegedly holding fake donation collecting drive for Ram temple construction. Police said the man was cheating people by collecting donations unauthorisedly in Bhopal. Manish Rajput..

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CM Shivraj launches 'Pulse Polio Programme' in MP [Video]

CM Shivraj launches 'Pulse Polio Programme' in MP

Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj Singh Chouhan launched 'Pulse Polio Programme' in the state by administering polio drops to children less than five years of age at an event in Bhopal on..

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Bhopal ex-mayor demands renaming of Minto Hall on Subhas Chandra Bose's name [Video]

Bhopal ex-mayor demands renaming of Minto Hall on Subhas Chandra Bose's name

Bhopal's former mayor Alok Sharma advocated for the renaming of historic Minto Hall as Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose. According to Sharma, the name reminded of Britishers and should be changed. The former..

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Minor girl allegedly raped in Bhopal, accused arrested [Video]

Minor girl allegedly raped in Bhopal, accused arrested

A 14-year-old minor girl was allegedly raped by a man who met her through social media in Madhya Pradesh's Bhopal. Speaking to ANI, ASP of Bhopal, Rajesh Singh Bhadoria said, "We have arrested the..

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MP and BJP leader Nandkumar Singh Chauhan passes away, PM condoles

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Discovered in Bhimbetka, India’s lone fossil of world’s oldest animal

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In Bhopal, Covid vaccine arrives to celeb’s welcome

The first batch of Covid vaccine arrived to a celeb’s welcome in Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday, three days ahead of the nationwide rollout. Over 2.7 lakh vaccine doses arrived in Bhopal, Indore and..
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Gas activists request PM to stop vaccine trials in Bhopal

Organisations working with Bhopal gas disaster victims on Sunday urged PM Modi to stop the clinical trial of Covaxin in Bhopal, alleging irregularities in process and protocol. The activists have..
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Ex-PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee's statue to be installed in Bhopal

A statue of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee will be installed here on the occasion of his birth anniversary on December 25, a Madhya Pradesh government official said on Wednesday. BHOPAL: A..
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Mumbai offers highest quality of life, Chennai treats its women best: Study

Overall, Mumbai tops the list of 14, followed closely by Delhi, Kolkata and Chennai. But so important is the gender role index that quality of life rankings of six cities would have changed had it not..
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Bhopal Gas Tragedy: Govt claims 102 gas leak survivors died of Covid-19, NGOs quote bigger number

Over 15,000 people were killed and 5 lakh affected after methyl isocyanate leaked from the pesticide plant of Union Carbide India Limited in Bhopal.
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Covid-19 vaccine: Bharat Biotech starts phase III trials of Covaxin in Madhya Pradesh's Bhopal

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Four kids killed while mining sand in Bhopal


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Missing journo found dead in Bhopal jungle


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Religious protest against French President Emmanuel Macron in Bhopal, CM Shivraj calls for action

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Bhopal horror: 2-day-old girl stabbed 100 times


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Bhopal: Woman moves court after father 'cheats' in Ludo game

In a serious yet hilarious development from Bhopal, a 24-year-old woman approached a family court against her father over cheating in a game of Ludo.
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Parliament passes bill giving national importance tag to five new IIITs

Parliament on Tuesday passed a legislation to declare the five new IIITs in Surat, Bhopal, Bhagalpur, Agartala and Raichur as institutes of national importance, enabling them to award degrees. The..
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Carelessness leading to rise in Covid-19 cases: Experts

Careless behaviour of people and complacency are leading to a spike in Covid-19 cases in Madhya Pradesh, which saw a 78 per cent rise in cases in the past two months, according to medical experts and..
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Madhya Pradesh Metro: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan reviews progress

The total cost of the Bhopal and Indore Metro Rail Project is Rs 14,442 crore 20 lakh.
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Will go for Ramlala's darshan after PM, others leave: Uma Bharti

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'I'm completely healthy', says Shivraj Singh Chouhan after getting admitted at Covid hospital in Bhopal

After testing positive for coronavirus, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said he was completely healthy after tests were conducted at a dedicated Covid facility, where he got admitted in Bhopal on..
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Madhya Pradesh minister tests positive for COVID-19, lockdown in Bhopal from tomorrow

Arvind Singh Bhadoria was admitted to the Chirayu Medical College and Hospital in Bhopal on Wednesday night after he tested positive for COVID-19. Bhadoria released a video from the hospital where he..
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Madhya Pradesh: 10-day complete lockdown in Bhopal from 8 pm on July 24

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan announced a 10-day complete lockdown in Bhopal to check the spread of COVID-19 infection. The state capital has recorded 4,669 COVID-19 cases so far,..
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BJP MLA Rameshwar Sharma appointed as protem speaker of Madhya Pradesh

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‘75% of Covid dead in Bhopal are gas victims’

A group of four NGOs working among survivors of the Bhopal gas disaster claimed on Monday that 45 of the 60 Covid-19 deaths in the city they studied are gas victims. Bhopal’s Covid toll stood at 85..
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Tiger gets life behind bars for killing 3 human beings

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Pragya hits out at Cong for declaring her missing, says she is unwell

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Endless caravan of misery as migrants trudge home

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IAF conducts fly-past over Delhi saluting 'corona warriors'

The military jets, including Sukhoi-30 MKI, MiG-29 and Jaguar, flew over Rajpath, Delhi's centrepiece boulevard, and then orbited over the city for around 30 minutes from 11 am. IAF is carrying out..
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Private sector drafted but Covid-19 battle rests heavily on govt hospitals

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Lockdown delayed to oust Cong govt in MP: Kamal Nath

Former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath has alleged that the Modi govt delayed preventive measures against coronavirus only to ensure that his govt was toppled in Bhopal, underlining that the..
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#CovidWarriors: Bhopal doctor lives in 'car quarantine' to keep his family safe, wins the internet

In the picture, you can see Dr Nayak reading a book in his car with a few basic necessities like a mattress. Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan also heaped praises for Dr Nayak.
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MP political crisis: Kamal Nath announces resignation ahead of floor test

Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath on Friday announced that he is tendering his resignation, hours ahead of the scheduled floor test. "I have decided to tender my resignation to the Governor today," he said..
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Ahead of trust vote, Madhya Pradesh Congress MLAs return to Bhopal from Jaipur

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In wait for MP rebel MLAs, Cong & BJP clash outside Bhopal airport


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Digvijaya Singh takes pot shot at Scindia, prays for his safety in BJP

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Resignations by Congress MLAs can increase to 30 by evening: BJP's Bhupendra Singh

Former Madhya Pradesh Home Minister and BJP leader Bhupendra Singh on said that the number of resignations from Congress MLAs can rise up to 30 by today evening. "I have come to Bhopal with the..
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Bhopal gas tragedy: CBI traces ex-Carbide official in Nagpur, brings him to court

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Several injured as footover bridge collapses at Bhopal railway station

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Doctor arrested for sending suspicious letter to Pragya Singh Thakur

Police arrested a doctor from Maharashtra's Nanded, on charges of sending a suspicious letter to BJP MP from Bhopal, Pragya Singh Thakur. The accused named, Dr Sayyed Abdul Rehman, sent the letter to..
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