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Metropolis in Madhya Pradesh, India

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Indore: Metropolis in Madhya Pradesh, India
Indore is the most populous and the largest city in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. It serves as the headquarters of both Indore District and Indore Division. It is also considered as an education hub of the state and has campuses of both the Indian Institute of Technology and the Indian Institute of Management. Located on the southern edge of Malwa Plateau, at an average altitude of 553 meters (1,814 ft) above sea level, it has the highest elevation among major cities of Central India. The city is 190 km (120 mi) west of the state capital of Bhopal. Indore had a census-estimated 2011 population of 1,994,397 and 2,170,295. The city is distributed over a land area of just 530 square kilometres (200 sq mi), making Indore the most densely populated major city in the central province. It comes under Tier 2 cities in India.

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COVID-19: Recovered 90-yr-old gets a warm welcome in MP [Video]

COVID-19: Recovered 90-yr-old gets a warm welcome in MP

A girl performed 'aarti' of a 90-year-old man who was discharged from a hospital in Indore on May 27 after recovering from coronavirus. 151767 confirmed cases have been recorded in India with 7024..

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Watch: After recovering from corona, Indore survivor performs 'aarti' of doctors [Video]

Watch: After recovering from corona, Indore survivor performs 'aarti' of doctors

After staying in isolation ward in Madhya Pradesh's Indore, and getting recovered from corona, the survivor performed 'aarti' of doctors for their selfless service. The health workers posted in the..

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TV actor hangs herself at Indore residence, last Instagram story said 'death of dreams' [Video]

TV actor hangs herself at Indore residence, last Instagram story said 'death of dreams'

TV actor Preksha Mehta who had worked in TV serials including Crime Patrol, Laal Ishq hanged herself at her residence in Indore on May 26, police said. A suicide note has also been found from crime..

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Moving car catches fire in Indore [Video]

Moving car catches fire in Indore

In a horrific incident in Indore, a moving vehicle caught fire on May 24. Immediately after the incident was reported, local police rushed to the spot. Firefighters were called to douse off the flames...

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Vande Bharat Mission: 93 Indian nationals return to Indore from London [Video]

Vande Bharat Mission: 93 Indian nationals return to Indore from London

A special flight from London arrived at Devi Ahilya Bai Holkar Airport in Indore. 93 Indian nationals return home under Vande Bharat Mission. Proper precautionary measures were taken at the airport due..

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COVID-19: Liquor shops remain shut in Indore even after state govt's allowance to open [Video]

COVID-19: Liquor shops remain shut in Indore even after state govt's allowance to open

Liquor shops in rural areas of Indore remained shut although, the state Govt allowed them to open from May 20. The decision has been taken by liquor shop owners due to rising cases of coronavirus in..

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COVID-19: Migrant workers walk on foot in MP to reach home town [Video]

COVID-19: Migrant workers walk on foot in MP to reach home town

A group of migrant workers was seen walking on foot in Madhya Pradesh amid coronavirus pandemic. They were walking towards their homes amid lockdown 3.0. Migrant workers were walking despite harsh..

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Watch: Inmates of Indore Jail encourage COVID-19 warriors by giving musical performance [Video]

Watch: Inmates of Indore Jail encourage COVID-19 warriors by giving musical performance

As the country has been fighting coronavirus, we have seen people encouraging corona warriors. Joining the hands, inmates of Indore prison sang song to encourage the frontline warriors of COVID-19. The..

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COVID-19: 2 flights of Kuwait Airways arrive in Indore [Video]

COVID-19: 2 flights of Kuwait Airways arrive in Indore

Two flights of Kuwait Airways landed at Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport in Madhya Pradesh's Indore on May 13. The flights carried 117 passengers each from Kuwait. While speaking to ANI, the Airport..

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COVID-19: Indore Police launches song to aware masses [Video]

COVID-19: Indore Police launches song to aware masses

Indore Police launched an inspirational song on COVID-19 pandemic. 'Geet Hum Gayenge, Corona Ko Hareyenge' programme was organised in Madhya Pradesh's Indore on May 12. Indore cops played patriotic..

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15 detained for gathering at Indore temple to offer prayers amid lockdown [Video]

15 detained for gathering at Indore temple to offer prayers amid lockdown

Breaking all government norms, 15 people gathered at temple in Madhya Pradesh's Indore on May 06 to offer prayers. The incident happened in Indore's Narsingh Temple. Later, police detained the people..

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Coronavirus outbreak: These 10 cities together account for 59% of India's total COVID-19 cases

Mumbai, Delhi, Ahmedabad, Pune, Chennai, Indore, Thane, Jaipur, Jodhpur and Kolkata have recorded 31,233 cases.
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Cops made Indore man do sit-ups for driving Porsche amid lockdown, video goes viral

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Covid-suspect nurse dies in MP, report due

A covid-19 suspect, who worked as a nurse at Indore’s MGM Medical College, died during treatment late Tuesday night, leaving the medical fraternity shaken. Her corona report is yet to come in. What..
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'Corona Warrior': Police officer infected with COVID-19 dies in Indore; MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan expresses grief

The 58-year-old police officer was named Yashwant Pal and had been posted as the station-in-charge at the Nilganga Police Station in Ujjain.
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Covid-19 situation serious in Mumbai, Kolkata, Jaipur, Indore: MHA

In a communication to state governments and union territories, the home ministry said there have been several incidents of violence against COVID-19 frontline healthcare professionals, complete..
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Watch: 'Yamraj' urges locals to stay home amid lockdown in MP's Indore

A police constable on Friday dressed up as 'Yamraj', the God of death, appealing people to 'stay at home' during the COVID-19 lockdown in Indore.
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‘Virus jabs’, ‘detention camps’: Rumours lead to attacks on medicos

A mix of rumours on social media and misinformation about quarantine centres could be provoking mobs to attack medical teams. In at least two recent instances — in UP’s Moradabad and Indore —..
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Covid-19: MP with 361 new cases sets single-day record, 244 in Indore alone

Madhya Pradesh along with Gujarat, which recorded 163 fresh cases, were clearly emerging as the new coronavirus crisis states. The total number of Covid-19 cases in India is now over 13,500. In..
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Private sector drafted but Covid-19 battle rests heavily on govt hospitals

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Coronavirus in India LIVE updates: With two new fatalities in Indore, COVID-19 death toll in Madhya Pradesh mounts to 32

The Union Health Ministry on Saturday said the number of COVID-19 cases in India would have been 8.2 lakh by April 15, if no containment and lockdown measures were implemented.
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'Won't spare anyone who obstructs medical procedure to stop COVID-19,' warns Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

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From Indore to Hyderabad, unwarranted attacks on health workers fighting COVID-19 across India

Even in the national capital, doctors at Delhi's All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) appealed for help after health workers were reportedly evicted from their rented residences by panicking..
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6 of 15 post-Godhra riot convicts reach Indore after SC order

These 15 convicts were sentenced to life imprisonment for a massacre in Ode town in Gujarat's Anand district in which 23 people were burnt alive. The apex court had granted bail to the 15 on January 28..
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PM's constituency Varanasi among 20 best performing Smart Cities to guide 'laggard' ones

The union housing and urban affairs ministry has paired up 20 best performing cities with the 20 bottom cities and they will work as "sister cities". Ahmedabad (1st rank), Nagpur, Tiruppur, Ranchi,..
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SC grants bail to 17 convicts in 2002 Sardarpura post-Godhra riots case

A bench comprising Chief Justice S A Bobde and justices B R Gavai and Surya Kant divided the convicts in two groups and said one group would move out of Gujarat and stay at Indore in Madhya Pradesh...
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Over 1,000 BJP workers held during anti-MP govt protest in Indore

Among those arrested and taken to the district jail here were BJP MP chief Rakesh Singh, former Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan, Indore LS MP Shankar Lalwani and MLA and Indore mayor Malini Laxman..
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BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya slammed for 'poha' remark on Bangladeshis

In a bizarre statement on Thursday while speaking at a seminar in Indore, BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya claimed labourers who recently carried out construction work at his house could be Bangladeshis..
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Congress wing in MP distributes controversial Savarkar book

Congress’s grassroots frontal organisation, Seva Dal, distributed controversial literature on Veer Savarkar in Bhopal on Wednesday even as RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat arrived in Indore to preside over a..
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Indore cleanest city for 4th time in a row

Indore was adjudged India's cleanest city for the fourth time in a row while Kolkata was worst performer in the central government's cleanliness survey announced on Tuesday. In the category of cities..
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From Indore to Palakkad: Hyderabad encounter triggers attacks on rape accused

As the anger ran high, people took law into their own hands and decided to punish some rape accused themselves.
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Honey-trapping case: Sanjha Lokswami office sealed by police in Indore, owner's residence raided

So far, the Madhya Pradesh state government extracted more than 4000 files from the laptops and mobile phones of the accused arrested in the alleged honey-trapping case
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MBA student uses quirky dance style to spread traffic awareness in Indore, video goes viral

Indore girl dances on the streets to spread traffic awareness.
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Gautam Gambhir responds to trolls, says my work will speak for itself

Gambhir was heavily trolled on social media after fellow former cricketer VVS Laxman tweeted a photo of the two of them eating jalebis and poha in Indore on the same day.
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Massive fire breaks out at hotel in Madhya Pradesh's Indore

In images tweeted by ANI, the entire front of the hotel can be seen razed in flames. In another picture, the front door has been destroyed, and a raging fire appears to have destroyed the interior.
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MP honeytrap racket: Cameras in lipstick, goggles used to film victims

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Over 120 garment traders duped of 15 cr across country, accused duo absconding

The accused duo identified as Kamlesh Jain and Sujay Sharma are presently on the run and the group of traders who have been conned claim they are mostly from Mumbai, Ulhasnagar, Indore, Hyderabad,..
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Indore: Chetan Bajad, son of driver, cracks exam to become Civil Judge

According to reports by PTI, Bajad scored 257.5 marks out of 450 in the written exam and the interview, gaining 13th rank in the Other Backward Class category.
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3 victims of Madhya Pradesh botched cataract surgeries flown to Chennai hospital

Earlier, 11 patients lost their eyesight after they underwent cataract surgery in Indore and were later admitted to Choithram hospital.
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Madhya Pradesh: CM announces financial aid for patients who lost sight after cataract operation in Indore

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I have lost a mother, am an orphan now, says Geeta

Sushma Swaraj had brought Geeta from Pakistan to Indore on 27 October 2015 while she was foreign minister
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Woes of Rahul Gandhi, an Indore businessman

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This Rahul wants to drop Gandhi surname!

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Madhya Pradesh: Husband gives wife's cop uniform to girlfriend to loot people, both held

A woman was arrested along with her boyfriend for allegedly committing robberies by impersonating as a cop here in Indore on Saturday. The police said they arrested two persons in case of robbery. The..
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Bat assault: BJP issues show-cause notice to MLA Akash Vijayvargiya

Cracking the whip, the BJP on Thursday issued show-cause notice to party MLA Akash Vijayvargiya, who assaulted a municipal corporation official in Indore with a cricket bat last week. The notice was..
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BJP likely to showcause Akash Vijayvargiya

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PM Modi slams VIP brats, says bad behaviour not on

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Indore BJP MLA Akash Vijayvargiya, jailed for assaulting civic offial with bat, granted bail

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Indore Municipality removes posters favouring BJP MLA Akash Vijayvargiya

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Hailing Akash Vijayvargiya, youth BJP leader leader takes bat to municipality

Akash, son of BJP general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya, assaulted a municipal officer while opposing demolition of a dilapidated house in Indore Wednesday.
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Watch: Kailash Vijayvargiya's son and BJP MLA Akash thrashes municipality officer with cricket bat in Indore

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MP sacks Indore university VC after exam fiasco

Protests erupted on campus as soon as the gates opened on Monday.Students burst crackers and offered nooses to the VC to symbolise the "hanging of education".
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MP honour killing: Pregnant woman shot dead by teenage brothers in Indore's Betma

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Railways scraps plan to offer massage service on trains after protest by Sumitra Mahajan, Indore BJP MP Lalwani

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Cong workers create chaos at budget session of Indore Municipal Corporation

Shankar Lalwani, MP, Indore said: "The ruckus that we have seen here is shameful and should not have happened."
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