Dalit Nurse

  • CBI steps up efforts to trace Bhanwari's body 02-01-2012 06:31 PM

    Jodhpur: Intensifying efforts to trace the body of missing nurse Bhanwari Devi, the CBI has zeroed in on places in Jaloda village where she could have been buried and are scouting the area using sophisticated devices. On the basis of the interrogation of Om Prakash Bishnoi, brother and gang member...
  • Bhanwari case: CBI custody of Bishnoi ends today 02-01-2012 11:14 AM

    New Delhi: The CBI's custody of key suspect Sahiram Bishnoi ends on Monday. The CBI in its chargesheet claimed that Sahiram had hatched the conspiracy to kill the Dalit nurse at sacked minister, Mahipal Maderna's behest. Bhanwari has been missing for 121 days now. The CBI on Sunday grilled Maderna's...
  • Bhanwari Devi case: CBI arrests Maderna 03-12-2011 08:30 AM

    Former Rajasthan minister and suspend Congress leader Mahipal Maderna was arrested in Jodhpur on Friday in the case of missing nurse Bhanwari Devi. ...
  • Bhanwari case: CBI grills husband 30-11-2011 12:33 AM

    Jodhpur: The CBI, probing the Bhanwari Devi missing case, on Tuesday grilled several persons, including her husband Amarchand, officials said. They said the investigating agency have obtained some evidences and are in the process of verifying them. Bhanwari, an auxiliary nurse midwife at a sub-centre in Jaliwada village - around...
  • Bhanwari Devi case: CBI to submit report to HC 24-11-2011 07:40 AM

    Jodhpur: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will finally submit its report to the Rajasthan High Court in the Bhanwari Devi case on Thursday. The court had given the CBI time till November 24 to investigate the matter of the missing dalit nurse. The CBI on November 14 approached the...
  • Bhanwari case: Shahabuddin to be tried in court 05-11-2011 06:21 AM

    New Delhi: The man accused of kidnapping Dalit nurse Bhanwari Devi will be produced in a Jodhpur court on Saturday. Shahabuddin's period of CBI custody ends on Saturday. Shahabuddin will be tried in the Johpur High Court. Shahbuddin is a history-sheeter and considered to be close to former Rajasthan water...
  • Bhanwari case: key suspect sent to police custody 23-10-2011 12:21 AM

    Jaipur:In a major breakthrough, one of the two key suspects accused in the case of missing nurse Bhanwari Devi was remanded to two-day police custody after he surrendered in a court in Jaipur on Saturday. Shahbuddin is a history-sheeter and considered to be close to former Rajasthan water resource minister...
  • Key suspect in Bhanwari Devi case surrenders 22-10-2011 05:18 PM

    Jaipur: In a major breakthrough in the case of missing nurse Bhanwari Devi, key suspect Shahbuddin surrendered before the Central Bureau of Investigation court in Jodhpur at about 4 PM on Saturday. Shahbuddin is a history-sheeter and considered to be close to former Rajasthan water resource minister Mahipal Maderna, who...
  • Bhanwari case: Maderna gets Jat community support 18-10-2011 01:21 AM

    Jodhpur: Sacked Rajasthan minister Mahipal Maderna on Monday got support from Jat community whose leaders today protested against his dismissal in connection with the mysterious disappearance of Bhanwari Devi. Several pradhans, sarpanches and block presidents affiliated to the ruling Congress tendered their resignations to register their protest. The pradhan of...
  • Bhanwari case: Rajasthan minister Maderna sacked 16-10-2011 09:52 PM

    Mahipal Maderna is the main accused in the case of mysterious disappearance of nurse Bhanwari Devi. ...
  • Bhanwari Devi case: Rajasthan minister sacked 16-10-2011 07:39 PM

    New Delhi: Rajasthan's Water Resources Minister Mahipal Maderna, who is suspected to be involved in the case of mysterious disappearance of nurse Bhanwari Devi, has been sacked from his post on Sunday, sources told CNN-IBN. While the CBI has summoned Mahipal Maderna to Jodhpur for questioning, the Rajasthan minister said...
  • Jodhpur: Missing nurse asked to report to work 29-09-2011 12:58 PM

    New Delhi: Missing Dalit nurse Bhanwari Devi has been asked to report for duty. The Jodhpur District administration issued her notice for being absent from work without notice on Wednesday. Bhanwari Devi used to work at a government health centre as an auxiliary nurse and midwife in Jodhpur before she...
  • Politics behind slow progress in Bhanwari case 29-09-2011 08:24 AM

    Jaipur It's been a month since Jodhpur nurse Bhanwari Devi went missing and there's still not been any action against the main suspect Rajasthan Water Resources Minister Mahipal Maderna. Accused of kidnapping and murdering Bhanwari, Maderna is under increased fire - from Dalit groups and the Opposition. Even the Rajasthan...
  • Bhanwari Devi case: Villagers attack police team 28-09-2011 09:54 AM

    New Delhi: A Rajasthan police team which was investigating the case of missing Dalit nurse Bhanwari Devi, was assaulted on Wednesday by villagers in Kaparda. The team had gone to track down Baldev, an accused in case. A Rajasthan High Court on Monday had lashed out at the police, saying...
  • HC asks cops to expedite Bhanwari Devi case 26-09-2011 02:55 PM

    Jodhpur: A Rajasthan High Court on Monday lashed out at the police, saying that there was laxity in the pace of investigations in the Bhanwari Devi case. Directing the police to expedite the probe, the court also observed that the lack of objectivity in the investigations would be questionable. The...
  • Bhanwari case: Rajasthan minister to be probed 23-09-2011 05:07 PM

    New Delhi: The Bilara trial court on Friday directed the Rajasthan police to investigate kidnapping and murder charges against state PHED minister Mahipal Maderna in the Bhanwari Devi case. Bhanwari Devi, a Dalit nurse from Jodhpur, has been missing for the past 20 days. Her husband on Wednesday filed a...
  • Jodhpur: Missing nurse's husband files complaint 21-09-2011 10:19 AM

    New Delhi: Missing Dalit nurse Bhanwari Devi's husband on Wednesday filed a complaint of kidnapping and suspected murder in Bilada's trial court. Bhanwari Devi's husband levels allegation of blackmail against Rajasthan PHED minister Mahipal Maderna. The matter will be heard in court on Wednesday. The CBI had taken over the...
  • Jodhpur: Bhanwari Devi's family alleges murder 20-09-2011 08:29 AM

    Jaipur: A slip of tongue by the Rajasthan Police Chief implying that missing Dalit nurse Bhanwari Devi is dead could mean more trouble for the Gehlot government. Her family fears she was murdered. Anger is mounting in Jodhpur against Mahipal Maderna, the Minister accused of getting her abducted and allegedly...
  • Jodhpur: CBI to probe Dalit nurse disappearance 15-09-2011 09:47 AM

    Jaipur: Bhanwari Devi, an auxiliary nurse and midwife from Jodhpur has been missing for 12 days. And her absence has begun to stir up a political whirlwind in Rajasthan. Bhanwari Devi's husband Amarchan has alleged that his wife may have been killed at the behest of a minister in the...