India News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 29, 2016
Opposition today hit out at BJP over an attack on two Muslim women in Madhya Pradesh on the beef issue and alleged that dalits and Muslims were being increasingly targeted, prompting Home Minister Rajnath Singh to assert that justice will be done in the case.
India News | Reported by Siddharth Ranjan Das, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Friday July 29, 2016
A minister of Madhya Pradesh has added to the controversy over the beating of two Muslim women in his state following rumours of their carrying beef - saying the women were at fault and the beating was minimal.
India News | Written by Siddharth Ranjan Das | Thursday July 28, 2016
The two women beaten up on suspicion of possessing beef in Madhya Pradesh -- an incident that triggered a screaming match in Parliament -- have said they were targeted by members of the Bajrang Dal. Preliminary investigations indicate that the woman had buffalo meat in their possession, not cow meat.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday July 27, 2016
The video of two Muslim women being assaulted by a mob in Madhya Pradesh over beef rumours - the latest incident involving cow vigilantism - saw a screaming match in Parliament between the government and the opposition.
India News | Reported by Siddharth Ranjan Das, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Wednesday July 27, 2016
As policemen watched, two women were slapped, kicked and abused by a mob led by cow vigilantes at a railway station in Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday.
India News | Written by Siddharth Ranjan Das | Tuesday October 13, 2015
Sughra Bi, a 45-year-old day labourer has been living with her family in Indra Colony of Madhya Pradesh's Mandsaur district for a decade. It was about three years ago the Muslim woman discovered a temple near her house. It was in ruins and no one knew about it.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 28, 2015
A record turnout of voters marked the bypoll to RK Nagar Assembly constituency in Tamil Nadu, from where Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa is seeking re-election after her acquittal in a graft case, while high voting was recorded in five other assembly bypolls spread across as many states.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday June 27, 2015
Over 71 per cent people participated in the Garoth assembly constituency by-poll which was held peacefully in Madhya Pradesh's Mandsaur district today, an election official said.
India News | Written by Siddharth Ranjan Das | Saturday April 4, 2015
Thousands of farmers in Madhya Pradesh are staring at major losses after unseasonal rain last month caused massive damage to their crops.
India News | Reported by Siddharth Ranjan Das, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Tuesday September 9, 2014
An unusual candidate decided to gate-crash a state-level swimming competition in Madhya Pradesh's Mandsaur on Monday.
Elections News | Siddharth Ranjan Das | Tuesday March 4, 2014
Congress in Madhya Pradesh's Mandsaur constituency got its Lok Sabha candidate through party vice-president Rahul Gandhi's pet project, the primary, which is an American-style process of letting party workers directly choose their nominees.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday August 12, 2013
Indore police claimed to have busted an international gang of drug peddlers with the arrest of three persons, including a Nigerian and a woman, and seized brown sugar worth Rs 1 crore.
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 | Edited by Janaki Fernandes | Friday October 12, 2012
Just 350 kms from Bhopal, dotted along the Mandsaur Chittorgarh state highway are girls and women indulging in the sex trade. Nothing unusual except these women belonging to the Bachda tribe conduct the sex trade in the name of tradition. For them, prostitution is a way of life, passed down generations. No questions asked.
Bhopal News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday March 3, 2012
An 11-year-old boy in Madhya Pradesh's Mandsaur district committed suicide when his parents refused to buy him a touch-screen mobile, police said on Saturday.
Bhopal News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday December 16, 2011
The Madhya Pradesh Lokayukta on Thursday unearthed illegal assets worth Rs 5 crore during a raid on the house of a sub-engineer of the public works department in Mandsaur district, officials said on Thursday.
Cities | NDTV Correspondent | Monday September 12, 2011
An incident of dishonour killing has come to light in Madhya Pradesh's Mandsaur village where a 24-year-old girl had apparently fallen in love with a man against her family's wishes.
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Sunday March 27, 2011
The National Women Commission has asked the Madhya Pradesh government for a detailed report on trafficking of minor girls. Recently 21 such girls were rescued by the Mandsaur police, what is more nerve racking is that the minor girls were being administered hormones and steroids for fast growth to push them into prostitution. The village from which...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 1, 2010
A local court in Mandsaur (MP) has issued bailable warrant against MNS Chief Raj Thackeray, asking him to appear in court on February 12 in connection with a case related to insulting the national language Hindi.