India News | Written by Siddharth Ranjan Das | Wednesday June 8, 2016
With just enough water left in its reserves to last four days, authorities in Madhya Pradesh's Betul city have imposed prohibitory orders to restrict all construction work.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 4, 2015
A 20-year-old woman, who left her husband about a year-and-half ago demanding a toilet facility, has been made Betul's 'Swachhata Doot' (cleanliness ambassador).
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 11, 2015
A 40-year-old civil engineer allegedly killed his wife and two children in a forest near here, claiming that he committed the offence out of depression as he, his wife and daughter were suffering from AIDS, police said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 20, 2015
As many as 20 persons were injured today when the bus in which they were travelling collided with a truck in Madhya Pradesh's Betul district, police said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 23, 2014
Seven tiger cubs have been spotted for the first time in Satpura Tiger Reserve which comprises parts of Madhya Pradesh's Hoshangabad, Betul and Chhindwara districts.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 12, 2014
A retired doctor, living on the premises of a government hospital in Madhya Pradesh's Betul, was today booked for allegedly outraging the modesty of a woman, police said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday January 13, 2014
Angry over his daughter's determination to continue her school education, a man allegedly smashed her face and head with a heavy stone at a village in Betul, Madhya Pradesh.
India News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday January 2, 2014
A wealthy businessman who landed his private plane on a highway in central India this week had been flying without a licence, reports said Thursday.
India News | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Tuesday December 31, 2013
A four-seater private plane made an emergency landing on a busy highway at Betul, 200 km from Bhopal in Madhya Pradesh today.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 6, 2013
Both the Congress and the BJP face dissidence in different seats including Indore, Bhopal, Betul and Khandwa, among others.
India News | Reported by Siddharth Ranjan Das; edited by Mala Das | Friday June 14, 2013
A government inquiry has denied that virginity or pregnancy tests were conducted on 350 women, including tribals, ahead of a mass marriage ceremony last week in Betul district of Madhya Pradesh.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 9, 2013
As many as 350 women were allegedly put through virginity and pregnancy tests during a mass marriage programme organised by the Madhya Pradesh government at Harad village in the tribal-dominated district of Betul on Friday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 19, 2013
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi will be on a two-day tour of assembly poll-bound Madhya Pradesh on April 24-25, the party's state unit said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday December 10, 2012
The opposition Congress on Monday walked out of the Madhya Pradesh assembly, charging the BJP government in the State of being insensitive in the matter of a fourth-class student who lost his life after being beaten up by two teachers in the Betul district.
India News | Edited by Sabyasachi Dasgupta | Thursday August 2, 2012
Two men on their motor bike were swept away while crossing a small bridge on the swollen Tawa River in Madhya Pradesh's Betul district on Tuesday evening. The entire incident was captured on mobile phone by an eyewitness.
India News | Ketki Angre, Uma Sudhir | Friday July 27, 2012
It's been months now since Shashi Parihar and her family have dropped pulses from their plates altogether. Her husband, a daily wage labourer in Betul in Madhya Pradesh, hardly makes enough to feed this family of 4.
India News | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Thursday July 5, 2012
Aradhana, one of the twin sisters from Betul in Madhya Pradesh, who were joined from the chest since birth and were separated after a complex operation last month, died today after two heart attacks. Aradhana and her twin sister Stuti had celebrated their first birthday on Monday.
India News | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday July 2, 2012
Aradhana and Stuti, the twins from Betul in Madhya Pradesh, who were who were joined from the chest since birth and were separated after a complex operation last month, turned a year old today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 21, 2012
11-month-old conjoined twins Aradhana and Stuti were successfully separated after a day-long complex surgery on Wednesday in Betul, Madhya Pradesh. It took twelve hours for a team of 23 doctors and 11 nurses from across India and Australia to perform the exercise of separating their fused livers and removing their hearts from a common membrane cove...
India News | Siddharth Ranjan Das | Wednesday June 20, 2012
There were prayers, chanting and for a short time, Padhar hospital in Madhya Pradesh's Betul district might have been mistaken to be a religious site. It wouldn't be misplaced. 11-month-old conjoined twins Aradhana and Stuti who have quite literally lived in the hospital, since birth will be operated upon in an attempt to separate them. And cheerin...
India News | Siddharth Ranjan Das | Tuesday June 19, 2012
A day before Betul's twins are separated, their mother says she's waiting to take them home. Ironically, Aradhana and Stuti were abandoned and left in the hospital after they were born 11 months ago. But these Siamese twins could soon be heading home after their operation tomorrow.
India News | Siddharth Ranjan Das | Friday June 8, 2012
They were born into a poor family in Betul in Madhya Pradesh. Their father, a farmer with barely two acres of land and their mother, abandoned them immediately in the hospital where they were born, unable to figure out how to treat their twin daughters, who were joined at the chest. The girls were named by the doctors who run the hospital in Betu...
Tanmaya Kumar Nanda | Wednesday April 4, 2012
About 13 firms have decided not to go ahead with planned IPOs, for which they had already received clearance from SEBI.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday March 26, 2012
Madhya Pradesh Women's Commission has blamed the district and police administration for the incident of a woman allegedly being shot dead for filing an FIR in connection with the rape of her daughter. A two-member team of the Commission led by Chairperson Upma Rai and member Jyoti Yevtikar blamed the police and district administration for failing t...
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Saturday July 16, 2011
The joy of the new parents was short-lived, as they soon realized that they not only have got twins but that they are conjoined twins. The poverty stricken parents decided to hand them over to the Padhar hospital in Betul, Madhya Pradesh, expressing inability to bear the medical expenses of their daughters.