Madhya Pradesh News

Shocking! MP woman chops off brother-in-law's genital, then takes it to police as evidence

The incident took place in Sidhi district of Madhya Pradesh.

SHOCKING! MP woman cuts off rapist's genitals then hands the severed member to police
SHOCKING! MP woman cuts off rapist's genitals then hands the severed member to police

She told the officers that it was the only way to stop her brother-in-law from repeatedly raping her. 

Situation remains tensed but peaceful at Bhojshala in MP, both groups offer prayers at disputed site
Situation remains tensed but peaceful at Bhojshala in MP, both groups offer prayers at disputed site

Heavy security arrangements have been made at and around the the disputed site Bhojshala in the Dhar town of Madhya Pradesh to avert any untoward incident on the occasion of Basant Panchami today. 

4 killed, 3 hurt in SUV-van collision in MP

 Four persons were killed and three others seriously injured when a Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) collided with a pick-up van near here in the early hours today, police said.

Basant Panchmi: Whom do VHP men pray to in MP's disputed site Bhojshala, asks Digvijaya Singh
Basant Panchmi: Whom do VHP men pray to in MP's disputed site Bhojshala, asks Digvijaya Singh

Amid a controversy over prayers by Hindus and Muslims at the Bhojshala in Dhar district of Madhya Pradesh, Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Wednesday wondered who Vishva Hindu Parishad activists worshiped at the ancient shrine.

'G' is gadha not Ganesha for Congress as Hindu God is communal for them, alleges MP minister
'G' is gadha not Ganesha for Congress as Hindu God is communal for them, alleges MP minister

Madhya Pradesh's PWD Minister Sartaj Singh on Wednesday lambasted Congress for doing communal politics, stating the party is following the infamous divide and rule policy of the British Raj.

Madhya Pradesh: Congress, BJP lock horns for Maihar bypoll

The upcoming bypoll to Maihar Assembly seat, a part of Satna Lok Sabha constituency in Madhya Pradesh, is not only crucial for opposition Congress but also for BJP following its drubbing in the Bihar state elections.

Communal harmony: Muslims provide land, collect Rs 50,000 to build Ram Temple for Hindus
Communal harmony: Muslims provide land, collect Rs 50,000 to build Ram Temple for Hindus

Setting a rare example of communal harmony, Muslims in Madhya Pradesh's Morena district have given land to build Ram Temple in their village.

Shivraj Cabinet meets on board cruise on Indira Sagar Dam – See pics
Shivraj Cabinet meets on board cruise on Indira Sagar Dam – See pics

The Cabinet of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Tuesday held a meeting at an unusual place – on board a cruise boat.

Hindus to do puja, Muslims to offer namaz at disputed Bhojshala monument on 'Basant Panchmi'
Hindus to do puja, Muslims to offer namaz at disputed Bhojshala monument on 'Basant Panchmi'

Hindus can perform 'puja' and Muslims can offer namaz at the disputed Bhojshala monument in the district on 'Basant Panchmi' festival on February 12, the Archaeological Survey of India said in an order. 

NIA arrests 24-year-old ISIS suspect from Bhopal

The youth, identified as Azhar Iqbal, was the 16th person to be arrested in connection with a case registered in Delhi.

Anwar Mev expelled from BJP on cow slaughter charges - 5 things to know about him and the case
Anwar Mev expelled from BJP on cow slaughter charges - 5 things to know about him and the case

BJP's Madhya Pradesh unit on Sunday expelled Anwar Mev, after he was charged with slaughtering a cow at his house and arrested.

Here are five things to know about Anwar Mev and the case

Ex-BJP functionary booked under NSA for 'slaughtering cow' in MP
Ex-BJP functionary booked under NSA for 'slaughtering cow' in MP

Anwar Mev was an office bearer of the BJP's Minority Cell before he was expelled from the party.

Three men arrested with 1000 kg explosives in Madhya Pradesh

Three people were arrested and explosives weighing 1000 kilograms were also recovered from them at Sagar in Madhya Pradesh on Sunday.

Vyapam rewards fraud detection, attempts image makeover

 Vyapam, which has been known for a massive admission and recruitment scam in Madhya Pradesh, has taken to rewarding teachers who detect fraud in examinations, honouring six of them on Friday.

Women should worship at home only, that's enough for them: Babulal Gaur
Women should worship at home only, that's enough for them: Babulal Gaur

Amid ongoing standoff between women protesters and Shani Shingnapur temple authorities over right to worship inside temple, the Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Babulal Gaur 's latest statement is likely to snowball into a massive controversy. 

Pakistan-returned Geeta hoists tricolour in Indore

On October 26, 2015, Geeta returned to India nearly 15 years after she accidentally crossed over to Pakistan. 

MP govt yet to hand over schools to Church, says Archbishop

Archbishop of Bhopal, Leo Cornelio, on Saturday said the Madhya Pradesh government was yet to respond to its request regarding handing over some of the state-run schools in backward districts to the Catholic Church to improve their educational standards.

Shivraj Chouhan lauds 8-year-old boy who got his father arrested for gambling

 Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today lauded 8-year-old Aamir Shoaib for getting his gambler father arrested for his addiction.

Suspected terrorist escapes from train in Madhya Pradesh

Suspected terrorist Syed Ahmed Ali had allegedly threatened to blow up Taj Mahal and a dargah in UP. 

4-year-old girl raped by school bus conductor in Madhya Pradesh
4-year-old girl raped by school bus conductor in Madhya Pradesh

A 4-year-old girl was raped by school bus conductor in Madhya Pradesh's Ujjain district on Tuesday.

Curfew lifted from clash zones in Dewas in MP
Curfew lifted from clash zones in Dewas in MP

Curfew was lifted today from two localities under Kotwali Police Station here following normalcy, three days after it was clamped due to a communal clash in the area.

BJP leader hints at targeting Aamir Khan's 'Dangal' over 'intolerant India' remark
BJP leader hints at targeting Aamir Khan's 'Dangal' over 'intolerant India' remark

In a veiled attack on Bollywood actor Aamir Khan, BJP's fiery leader Kailash Vijayvargiya said that it is annoying when somebody talks about intolerance in this country.

In a Dadri-like incident, Muslim couple thrashed on suspicion of carrying beef in MP
In a Dadri-like incident, Muslim couple thrashed on suspicion of carrying beef in MP

According to police, the activists claimed that they have recovered beef from their luggage but it was later found to be buffalo meat after laboratory test. 

Four in Madhya Pradesh complain of eyesight loss after surgery

Four patients who underwent cataract surgery at a health camp in Sheopur town of Madhya Pradesh, have complained of loss of vision, an official said on Tuesday.

Maihar Assembly by-poll on February 13 in Madhya Pradesh

The Election Commission (EC) on Tuesday announced by-poll schedule for the Maihar Assembly seat in Madhya Pradesh which will be held on February 13.

Bhopal couple claim to be Geeta's parents, seek to meet her

Another couple has come forward claiming that the deaf-mute girl Geeta, who returned from Pakistan last October after accidentally landing in that country and staying there for over a decade, is their daughter.

Woman gang-raped, three held in Madhya Pradesh

Before the train entered Itarsi station, the man accompanying the victim got down when it slowed down in the outer section, although the woman could not disembark with him.

Ola sacks driver for raping woman in Bhopal, issues statement
Ola sacks driver for raping woman in Bhopal, issues statement

Ola cabs today sacked one of his drivers for allegedly raping a 28-year-old woman in Bhopal.

Vyapam scam: MP govt paid Rs 1.25 cr to lawyers to oppose CBI probe, says activist

A member of India chapter of anti-graft NGO Transparency International (TI) on Saturday claimed that Madhya Pradesh government spent Rs 1.25 crore to "hire senior counsels to oppose the petitions demanding CBI probe into Vyapam scam".