Metropolis and state capital in Madhya Pradesh, India
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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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COVID-19 update: Curfew imposed in Bhopal from today, check what's allowed, what's notA lockdown has already been imposed in various cities of MP including Indore City, Rau, Mhow, Shajapur city, Ujjain, Barwani, Rajgarh and Vidisha.
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Lockdown in Madhya Pradesh? Home Minister Narottam Mishra makes this BIG announcement as COVID-19 cases surgeMadhya Pradesh Home Minister Narottam Mishra said that around 300-400 coronavirus cases are being reported in Indore and Bhopal daily.
COVID-19: Lockdown in Madhya Pradesh's Bhopal, Indore, Jabalpur - What's open, what's notMadhya Pradesh government has said that the lockdown has been imposed in Bhopal, Indore and Jabalpur to curb the spread of coronavirus.
Lockdowns on Sundays in 3 cities of Madhya PradeshSlammed by a Covid surge, the Madhya Pradesh gover nment on Friday announced a Sunday lockdown in Bhopal, Indore and Jabalpur and ordered all schools and colleges to be shut till March 31. In fact,..
COVID-19: Night curfew in Bhopal, Indore from Wednesday - Check timings, other detailsCM Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that even as he doesn't want to go for a lockdown, imposing night curfew in some places seems unavoidable.
COVID-19: Madhya Pradesh likely to impose night curfew in THESE citiesBoth, Indore and Bhopal have been reporting a rise in coronavirus cases which has become a matter of concern for the state administration.
BJP MP Pragya Thakur flown down to Mumbai from Bhopal, admitted to hospital
This city is cleanest in India, check others on the listIn this category, Surat came second, followed by Bhopal, Pimpri Chinchawad, Pune, Ahmedabad, Raipur, Greater Mumbai, Visakhapatnam and Vadodara.
MP and BJP leader Nandkumar Singh Chauhan passes away, PM condolesHe had tested positive for coronavirus and was undergoing treatment in Bhopal. However, his condition deteriorated after which he was airlifted.
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Parts of Bhopal under curfew after order in favour of RSS-linked trust
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In Bhopal, Covid vaccine arrives to celeb’s welcomeThe 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..
Gas activists request PM to stop vaccine trials in BhopalOrganisations 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..
Ex-PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee's statue to be installed in BhopalA 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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Covid-19 vaccine: Bharat Biotech starts phase III trials of Covaxin in Madhya Pradesh's BhopalThe volunteers will be counselled first followed by medical tests. If the reports of the volunteers are normal then they will be given the first dose.
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Religious protest against French President Emmanuel Macron in Bhopal, CM Shivraj calls for actionMadhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan has said that those who disturb peace will not be spared. The protest against French President Emmanuel Macron was organized under the leadership of..
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Bhopal: Woman moves court after father 'cheats' in Ludo gameIn 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.
Parliament passes bill giving national importance tag to five new IIITsParliament 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..
Carelessness leading to rise in Covid-19 cases: ExpertsCareless 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..
Madhya Pradesh Metro: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan reviews progressThe total cost of the Bhopal and Indore Metro Rail Project is Rs 14,442 crore 20 lakh.
Will go for Ramlala's darshan after PM, others leave: Uma Bharti"I will leave Bhopal today and on the way I might come in contact with a coronavirus infected person. Taking this into account, I will keep a distance from the place where @narendramodi and hundreds of..
'I'm completely healthy', says Shivraj Singh Chouhan after getting admitted at Covid hospital in BhopalAfter 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: 10-day complete lockdown in Bhopal from 8 pm on July 24Madhya 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,..
BJP MLA Rameshwar Sharma appointed as protem speaker of Madhya PradeshEarlier on Thursday, twenty-eight Ministers, who joined the Chouhan government in Madhya Pradesh, were administered the oath of office and secrecy by Governor at Raj Bhawan in Bhopal.
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Tiger gets life behind bars for killing 3 human beingsIt’s wandering days are over. The nomad tiger from Maharashtra, which made headlines in 2018 for the longest dispersal in the quickest time in the country, may have to spend the rest of its life..
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Pragya hits out at Cong for declaring her missing, says she is unwellBJP Lok Sabha member from Bhopal, Pragya Singh Thakur on Friday hit out at the Congress for declaring her 'missing' and raising questions on her presence amid Covid-19 crisis in the state. Pragya said..
Endless caravan of misery as migrants trudge homeAll along the 800km, Pune-to-Bhopal stretch of the Mumbai-Agra NH, thousands upon thousands of migrant workers, children in arms, stumbling along, are stretched out in unending lines. Almost every..
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Bhopal gas tragedy victims’ Covid toll rises to 12
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Lockdown delayed to oust Cong govt in MP: Kamal NathFormer 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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MP political crisis: Kamal Nath announces resignation ahead of floor testMadhya 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..
Ahead of trust vote, Madhya Pradesh Congress MLAs return to Bhopal from JaipurMadhya Pradesh governor Lalji Tandon on Saturday informed that the floor test in the Assembly will be conducted on Monday (March 16) which is the first day of the budget session.
In wait for MP rebel MLAs, Cong & BJP clash outside Bhopal airport
Most of 19 MP Congress MLAs to reach Bhopal from BengaluruMost of the 19 rebel Congress MLAs from Madhya Pradesh, including six ministers, who have been camping in Bengaluru, are expected to reach Bhopal on Friday evening, party sources said. After former..
Digvijaya Singh takes pot shot at Scindia, prays for his safety in BJPMeanwhile, preparations are underway at BJP's Bhopal office to welcome Scindia. Posters, banners and a red carpet have been arranged to welcome Scindia to the party.