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Madhya Pradesh: 5 Cheetahs To Be Released From Camps Into Free Ranging

Five cheetahs, three females and two males will be released from the acclimatisation camps into free-ranging conditions in Madhya Pradesh's Kuno National Park before the onset of the monsoon in June, said the Union Environment Ministry. The ministry said the decision was taken after a team of experts reviewed the current status of the "Project Cheetah" on the directions of the National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA.)

Mon, 08 May 2023 - 07:05 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Cheetahs, Madhya Pradesh, environment, Animal Husbandry, News 2023

principal burnt alive

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Principal Burnt Alive By Ex-Student In Indore, MP

In Madhya Pradesh's Indore, Vimukta Sharma (54) woman principal of BM College of Pharmacy, was critically injured after an ex-student allegedly poured petrol on her and set her ablaze. The incident occurred on February 20, when ex-student Ashutosh Shrivastava (24) set ablaze her over marksheet issue. The victim suffered serious 80% burn injuries and is said to be in a critical condition at hospital. 

Tue, 21 Feb 2023 - 06:28 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: indore, College, PRINCIPAL, Accused, Madhya Pradesh

IAF Cheetah

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IAF Lands To India With 12 Cheetahs From South Africa

Indian Air Force (IAF) chopper airlifts 12 cheetahs from South Africa, on February 18. Five male and seven female big cats landed in Madhya Pradesh's Kuno National Park (KNP.) These big cats will be released into the KNP by Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and Union minister Bhupender Yadav. The cheetahs from South Africa sent to KNP will be in quarantine enclosures.

Sat, 18 Feb 2023 - 12:43 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Cheetahs, National news, South Africa, KNP, Madhya Pradesh


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India To Bring 10 Cheetahs From South Africa

The C-17 transport aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) left India on February 16 morning, to bring the 12 cheetahs from South Africa. The National Tiger Conservation Authority official said, the cheetahs will arrive in India on February 18. Environment minister Bhupendra Yadav said that as many as 10 quarantine enclosures have been created at Madhya Pradesh’s Kuno National Park for 12 cheetahs being flown in from South Africa.

Thu, 16 Feb 2023 - 01:39 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Cheetahs, South Africa Zoo, IAF, Indian Govt, Madhya Pradesh

Courtesy: India Today


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Church Torched In MP Village, Case Registered Against Unidentified Goons

A group of unidentified people torched and defiled a church in Madhya Pradesh's Narmadapuram district, confirmed police on February 13. Sources said, locals found burnt furniture inside, walls blackened with smoke from the fire, and 'Ram' written on the wall inside the Christian prayer hall in Chauki Pura. The incident trigger outrage amongst the Christian community. Furthermore, a case was filed under Section 29 of the IPC.

Mon, 13 Feb 2023 - 03:16 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Madhya Pradesh, church, Hindu Communal, IPC section, Tribal Areas

Courtesy: NDTV


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Madrasa Owner Molests Minor Student In Indore: Madhya Pradesh

In Madhya Pradesh’s Indore, a 50-year-old owner of a Madrasa has been arrested for allegedly molesting a 15-year-old girl student, informed police on October 10. The two sons of the accused have also been booked after they allegedly assaulted the girl’s kin who went to complain about the matter. According to the complaint, the accused called the victim to a separate room and touched her inappropriately.

Mon, 10 Oct 2022 - 02:25 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Madrasa, Madhya Pradesh, Bhopal, indore, Molestation

Courtesy: Free Press Journal

Digvijaya Singh

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Digvijaya Singh To Run For Congress President, To File Nomination

Congress leader Digvijaya Singh has joined the race for Congress president, and will contest in the party elections. He was seen collecting the nomination form from the office. Apart from Singh, Shashi Tharoor has also declared his candidature for the post. The nominations will be open till September 30, and the election will reportedly take place on October 17. 

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 - 04:30 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Digvijaya Singh, Rahul Gandhi, Congress, Shashi Tharoor, Madhya Pradesh

Courtesy: ANI

Super Sniffer Dog Squad

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Govt Uses ‘Super Sniffer’ Dog Squad To Protect Namibian Cheetahs From Poachers At Kuno National Park

In Madhya Pradesh’s Kuno National Park, the government has introduced “super sniffer” dog squad to protect the newly introduced Namibian cheetahs from poachers. Notably, five-month-old German Shepherd ‘Ilu’, is undergoing training at Indo-Tibetan Border Police Force’s National Training Centre, and will soon join the “super sniffer” dog squad. This is to protect the cheetahs from wildlife traffickers, and poachers.

Tue, 27 Sep 2022 - 08:59 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Super Sniffer Dogs, Guard Dogs, Namibian Cheetah, Madhya Pradesh, Kuno National Park

Courtesy: ANI


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Police Arrest 2 For Filming Obscene Video Of College Student & Demanding Money: Madhya Pradesh

In Madhya Pradesh’s Bhopal, two former students of Industrial Training Institute (ITI) have been arrested for allegedly filming obscene video of a student, and blackmailing her. The accused have been identified as Aryan (24) and Khusboo Thakur (25), and a third accused Rahul Yadav is absconding. Reportedly, the victim, a 19-year-old girl, was filmed while changing dress. The trio demanding Rs 10,000 and threatened to release the video.

Sun, 25 Sep 2022 - 05:33 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Madhya Pradesh, Bhopal, Industrial Training Institute, extortion, Obscene Video

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Namibia Cheetah

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Namibia Returnees Cheetahs Being Monitored In MP's Kuno National Park

Madhya Pradesh's Kuno National Park experts are monitoring the eight cheetahs brought from Namibia, who are trying to acclimatise to the new environment in India. On September 20, wildlife experts said they are monitoring from hole in a loft near their quarantine enclosures to ensure the least human intervention. There are five female and three male Cheetahs, aged between 30 to 66 months and are in good condition, said DFO.

Wed, 21 Sep 2022 - 09:00 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Madhya Pradesh, National Kuno Park, Cheetahs, DFO, Wildlife