Archive for October, 2010

Left parties not to boycott Obama's address to Parliament… and other news

October 31, 2010

Left parties not to boycott Obama's address to Parliament
The leaders said the parties will highlight five issues on the protest day which include "justice for the victims of Bhopal Gas accident and to make Dow
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Madhya Pradesh pushes investors for implementing their MoUs
BHOPAL: In a bid to push the implementation of various projects for which the state has signed investment agreements, Madhya Pradesh has given six months to
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Left parties to hold protest during Obama visit
Justice for victims of the Bhopal gas accident; to make Dow Chemicals pay for the damages and for the clean-up of the factory site; US should extradite
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India not to pursue Bhopal tragedy case in US courts
India has said since pursuing the case related to compensation for the 1984 Bhopal gas disaster was not in the best interests of the victims, it has decided
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India not to pursue Bhopal compensation case in US courts
India has said that it would not pursue the case of compensation in the world's worst industrial catastrophe, the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy, in US courts,
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RGPV (RGTU) BE I & II Semester (Regular & Ex) Exam Result Declared

Also known as Rajiv Gandhi Technical University (RGTU), Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya (RGPV) is a prestigious university situated in Bhopal,
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Higher Education In India (press release)

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Arundhati betrayed India, should be banished: BJP

Bhopal,Oct 29: After writer-activist Arundhati Roy made controversial remark on Kashmir, Bharatiya Janata Party in Madhya Pradesh demanded that the central
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India not to become a party in Bhopal gas tragedy compensation case filed in …
Bhopal gas victims have expressed unhappiness over the decision of the Union Government. The case filed in the US Court is for enhancement of the
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PCCF green signal to shift zoo tigress
He hinted that it will not be surprising if even the remaining three cubs – Lee, Jaan and Cherry are moved out to Bhopal. The cubs are two-year-old.
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Chidambaram chairs meeting of Central Zone Council
The last meeting of the Central Zonal Council was held in 2005 in Bhopal. First established in 1956, these are advisory bodies that provide a common meeting
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Mamta blasts HI for Asian Games snub… and other news

October 30, 2010

Mamta blasts HI for Asian Games snub
Mamta had suffered a knee injury at a training camp in Bhopal and underwent a major surgery in Mumbai in March. She missed the World Cup in Argentina and
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Sushil Kumar appointed chief coach of MP Wrestling Academy
PTI | 02:10 PM,Oct 28,2010 Bhopal, Oct 28 (PTI) India''s only gold medallist in the World Wrestling Championship, Sushil Kumar has been appointed the chief
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Law Minister Moily says Centre not to pursue Bhopal gas tragedy case in US courts
Union Law and Justice Minister M Veerappa Moily has said that the Central Government has decided not to pursue Bhopal gas tragedy compensation case in the
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The Madhya Pradesh Urja Vikas Nigam invites tenders from MNRE
The Madhya Pradesh Urja Vikas Nigam (MPUVN) Limited, Bhopal has invited sealed tenders from reputed firms for outdoor publicity, promotions, canvassing of
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Moily: Govt won't pursue Bhopal case in US courts
NEW DELHI: Following attorney general of India's advice, the Centre has decided against pursuing the case of Bhopal gas tragedy compensation in the US
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Govt not to pursue Bhopal case in US court
New Delhi: In a development bound to hamper the cause of the victims of the Bhopal gas leak tragedy, the government of India has reportedly decided to not
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Chidambaram to preside over Central Zonal Council meet on Thursday
The last meeting of the Central Zonal Council was held on May 24, 2005 at Bhopal. The Standing Committee of the Central Zonal Council met in New Delhi on
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Govt not to pursue Bhopal compensation case in US courts

PTI, Updated: October 27, 2010 22:33 IST New Delhi: The Centre has decided against pursuing the case of Bhopal gas tragedy compensation in US courts,
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Tigress poisoned in Bandhavgarh reserve, rescued
PTI | 08:10 PM,Oct 27,2010 Bhopal, Oct 27 (PTI) A tigress in Bandhavgarh Tiger Reserve was rescued after it was poisoned allegedly by some villagers,
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Govt not to pursue Bhopal compensation case in US courts
The Centre has decided against pursuing the case of Bhopal gas tragedy compensation in US courts, Law Minister M Veerappa Moily said on Wednesday.
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Demand to accord Rajghat status to place where Ambedkar died… and other news

October 29, 2010

Demand to accord Rajghat status to place where Ambedkar died
PTI | 07:10 PM,Oct 27,2010 Bhopal, Oct 27 (PTI) The Ambedkar Parinirwan Samiti today demanded that the place in Delhi where the Dalit leader died be granted
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Bhopal gas victims furious on Govt
Bhopal gas victims say they have been let down once again after the Attorney General Goolam Vahanwati has recommended to the Government that it not be a
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The Agony of Bhopal Continues
By Elizabeth MacDonald About 25 years ago, one of the worst industrial disasters struck Bhopal, the capital of Madhya Pradesh in India, the City of Lakes,
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Central Zonal Council to meet in Delhi tomorrow
The last meeting of the Council was held on May 24, 2005 at Bhopal. The Standing Committee of the Council had met here on February 24, 2009.
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Info on Anderson 'as and when received' from Law Min: MEA… and other news

October 28, 2010

Info on Anderson 'as and when received' from Law Min: MEA
PTI The External Affairs Ministry is consulting the Law Ministry on making public details of the alleged safe passage to Bhopal Gas tragedy accused Warren
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Personal assistant to MP minister killed in road mishap
The SUV was part of the convoy in which the Minister was on her way from Burhanpur to Bhopal, police added. The deceased have been identified as Mahesh
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Seer: Think big, work hard to gain higher education
By Our Staff Reporter Bhopal, Oct 25: Muni Shree Tarun Sagar Maharaj was accorded welcome with grand Chal Samaroh on Sunday at Sharda Vihar residential
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Bane of corruption can be contained if citizens becomes aware: IG
These views were expressed by State Cyber Crime Cell Bhopal Inspector General of Police Dr Rajendra Kumar Mishra who was present as chief guest at the time
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Vigilance Awareness Week observed in Director Accounts office
While inaugurating the Vigilance Awareness Week Director of Accounts (Postal) Bhopal Aprajita Atique administered pledge to the staff today and exhorted
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ADAG plans to invest Rs 70000 crore in MP over five years… and other news

October 27, 2010

ADAG plans to invest Rs 70000 crore in MP over five years
to education and plans to build Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information and Communication Technology (DAIICT), a world class institute in Bhopal.
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VSAT-enabled training programme for primary teachers launched
The programme was simultaneously launched in the cities of Noida, Delhi, Patna, Guwahati, Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Hyderabad, Bhopal and Jaipur.
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ADAG to set up Varsity in Bhopal
The Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group today announced to set-up Dhirubhai Ambani University (DAU) in Bhopal. The Madhya Pradesh government has issued a
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Birth anniversary of Founder Father
By Our Staff Reporter St Joseph's Convent, Idgah Hills, Bhopal celebrated the 400th birth anniversary of their Founder Father John Peter Medaille,
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Govt Announces Rs. 1 lakh Maharshi Valmiki Puraskar
Member of Parliament from Bhopal and former chief minister Kailash Joshi said this while addressing the 'Maharshi Valmiki Jayanti Utsav Samaroh' organised
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RSS worker files case against Rahul Gandhi… and other news

October 27, 2010

RSS worker files case against Rahul Gandhi
Mishra has taken objection to Gandhi's statement given on October 7, 2010 in Bhopal, where he allegedly made the comparison. Singh has accused Rahul Gandhi
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Congress lashes out at BJP for defending RSS

Bhopal, Oct 25: Congress has lashed out at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for accusing it of conspiring against RSS in connection with the 2007 Ajmer
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''Efforts made to suppress facts soon after Bhopal Gas Tragedy''
PTI | 06:10 PM,Oct 24,2010 Bhopal, Oct 24 (PTI) Soon after the Bhopal gas disaster in December 1984, efforts were made to suppress research reports to
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Did Hooper do an Anderson?

A comparison between the 1984 Bhopal Gas Tragedy and the 2010 Commonwealth Games scam may seem a bit bizarre. But the conduct of two key players in the
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MoUs worth $53bn signed at Khajuraho summit in Bhopal

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, left, and Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Chairman Anil Ambani at the Khajuraho summit in Bhopal.
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Vigilance Awareness Week at Bhopal railway division
By Our Staff Reporter To ensure that railway passengers are provided good environment and better railway service West Central Railway is going to observe
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''Efforts made to suppress facts soon after Bhopal Gas Tragedy''
PTI | 06:10 PM,Oct 24,2010 Bhandari said despite Vora''s order, Ishwar Das delayed the process of inviting fresh tenders for equipments and also denied him
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Chauhan on fast track to polish liberal image

Bhopal, Oct. 23: Shivraj Singh Chauhan has turned to “multiculturalism” to highlight his role in maintaining communal peace in Madhya Pradesh,
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Pursue afresh extradition of Anderson, AG tells Centre
Examining the evidence CBI presented before the Bhopal court which on June 7 had convicted other accused, the AG has sent his opinion to law minister M
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Enough proof to seek Anderson's extradition: Vahanvati to Govt
there is enough material evidence to show the involvement of former Union Carbide Corporation (UCC) chief Warren Anderson in the Bhopal gas leak case.
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Tigress found dead at Pench Reserve… and other news

October 25, 2010

Tigress found dead at Pench Reserve
PTI | 02:10 PM,Oct 22,2010 Bhopal, Oct 22 (PTI) A tigress was found dead at Kuria range of the Pench Tiger Reserve, a top forest department official said
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VSAT-enabled training for primary teachers launched
The cities are Noida, Delhi, Patna, Guwahati, Bhubaneswar, Chennai, Hyderabad, Bhopal and Jaipur. The five-day module, Transformational Teacher Training
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Probe against corrupt persons risen than earlier in MP
PTI | 10:10 AM,Oct 22,2010 Bhopal, Oct 22 (PTI) With a view to nip corruption in its bud, the Madhya Pradesh Economic Offences Investigation Bureau (EOIB),
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Dhirubhai Ambani university to be set up in Bhopal
BHOPAL: The Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (ADAG) has announced the setting up of the Dhirubhai Ambani University in the city.
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Congress young guns in rape glare
Bhopal, Oct. 21: In bad news for Rahul Gandhi's efforts to attract the best and brightest youths to the Congress, a 27-year-old Youth Congress worker sent
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ADAG to set up university in Bhopal
MUMBAI: The Anil Ambani-controlled Reliance (ADAG) will set up a private university in Bhopal that will focus on information and communication technology
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Approach Commission investigating Bhopal Gas Tragedy – MP High Court
Lahoti and Justice Sushma Shrivastava today disposed of a petition seeking investigation into alleged conspiracy in the aftermath of Bhopal Gas Tragedy.
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Dhirubhai Ambani University to be set up in Bhopal soon… and other news

October 23, 2010

Dhirubhai Ambani University to be set up in Bhopal soon
BHOPAL: With an aim to provide focused studies and research in Information and Communication Technology (ICT), the Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group on
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MPCA vice-president Dr Shafqat Mohammad Khan no more
Family sources said Dr Khan, who was also the General Secretary of the Bhopal Divisional Cricket Association, was not well for some time and was suffering
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94.3 MY FM does 'Gandhigiri' for a
MY FM also indulged into on ground activities in Chandigarh and Bhopal. The FM station targeted the citizens of these cities to make them understand their
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First direct flight from Bhopal to Jeddah from tomorrow
BHOPAL: The first-ever direct flight from the Raja Bhoj Airport here to Jeddah for Haj Pilgrims will leave tomorrow, airport sources said.
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Brush with Tradition
The Bharat Bhawan, Bhopal, alumni points out that keen interest in traditional Indian forms led her to conceptualise her debut solo exhibition that is on at
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30 MP tribals lose sight after operation
BHOPAL: Thirty elderly tribals were blinded in one eye after a mass cataract operation, organised for free, in Mandla district, about 400 km from Madhya
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IDFC releases India Infrastructure Report 2010: “Infrastructure Development in …
Bhopal), Anoma Basu (Indian Institute of Forest Management, Bhopal), Anuj Singh Katiyar (Indian Institute of Forest Management (IIFM), Bhopal),
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'Analysis of statistical data is important'
Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh), Oct 20 (IBNS) To mark the first World Statistics Day, Department of Economics and Statistics, in partnership with UNICEF,
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'Bigg Boss 4' updates: Sara, Ashmit's budding friendship mere publicity… and other news

October 22, 2010

'Bigg Boss 4' updates: Sara, Ashmit's budding friendship mere publicity

If rumors are to be believed, then Sara and Ali had tied knot one year ago in Bhopal. It all started when Ali Merchant met Sara Khan for the first time at
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SBI-AISECT introduce mobile banking services

For such people, the first ever urban banking kiosk, dedicated completely to providing cash remittance, has been introduced in Bhopal.
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New Hypercity store from Shopper`s Stop at Bhopal
Shoppers Stop today announced that Hypercity Retail (India) (its 51% subsidiary company) has opened its store at Bhopal. With the opening of the store in
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Indian hockey team will repeat CWG heroics in Asiad: Shivendra
BHOPAL: The Indian hockey team, which sprung a surprise by reaching the finals of the recently concluded Commonwealth Games (CWG), will repeat a similar
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MP Government approves new industrial policy
PTI | 08:10 PM,Oct 19,2010 Bhopal, Oct 19 (PTI) Madhya Pradesh Government today approved a new industrial policy that stresses on providing jobs to locals
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LIC chairman TS Viyayan visits Bhopal today… and other news

October 21, 2010

LIC chairman TS Viyayan visits Bhopal today
By Our Staff Reporter TS Vijayan, the Chairman of LIC of India is arriving today evening in the city of lakes on his maiden visit to Bhopal during the
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Gili world now in Bhopal
By Our Staff Reporter Gili, India's first and the most premium jewellery brand today opened its first Gili World showroom in Bhopal. Mayor of Bhopal Krishna
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Water shortage and its fall-out.
There was a time in the past when water was in surplus in Bhopal as well as in many towns and cities across India. But, due to unbalanced development and
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Suspension of Co-op officials
Also suspended are five Bhopal District Co-operative Bank officials. These officials have been found guilty prima facie. No week or month goes when there is
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