Sanchi

  • Madhya Pradesh: Woman allegedly raped, paraded naked in village March 20, 2014

    Sanchi: In a shocking incident in Madhya Pradesh, a 22-year-old woman was allegedly raped and paraded naked in a village near Sanchi. The accused had allegedly raped the woman two days ago and warned her against revealing the incident. When the complainant spoke out, the accused reportedly entered her residence forcibly, disrobed...
  • Anguished at being marked absent from duty, cop ends life January 15, 2014

    Dejected at being marked "absent" for reporting late on duty, an assistant sub-inspector allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service revolver, police said in Raisen on Wednesday. The ASI, KS Rajput (52), posted in Sanchi police station in Raisen, had a dispute with the duty officer on the issue of reporting...
  • BJP's old warhorses in fray in Sanchi-Govindpura November 24, 2013

    In the tranquil township of Sanchi, where Lord Buddha's relics rest along with a rich history, there are now frequent animated debates on elections at roadside tea shops as Madhya Pradesh witnesses one of its most keenly contested elections in last one decade. Quiet flows river Betwa rising from the Vindya...
  • Indian women team in final of World Team snooker October 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Vidya Pillai and Arantxa Sanchis played superbly as India edged past England 2-1 to breeze into the final of the 2013 IBSF World Team (Women) Snooker Championship in Carlow, Ireland. Arantxa began well for India as he beat Hannah Jones comfortably 62-25 but Vidya struggled in second frame where...
  • Vaiko, 700 others held as SL President reaches MP September 21, 2012

    New Delhi: MDMK chief Vaiko and 700 of his party supporters were arrested in Chhindwara near Sanchi on Friday as they tried to enter the city to hold their protest against visiting Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa who is scheduled to inaugurate a Buddhist University there. Vaiko had planned a black...
  • MP: Lankan President arrives in Sanchi, Vaiko detained September 21, 2012

    Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Friday reached Sanchi where he will inaugurate a Buddhist University. ...
  • Sri Lanka has resettled 3 lakh Tamils: Foreign Minister GL Peiris September 21, 2012

    Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Gamini Lakshman Peiris revealed in an interview with CNN-IBN that President Mahinda Rajapaksa was at no point in time apprehensive of his visit to India despite call for protests by certain political parties. ...
  • MP: Vaiko detained ahead of SL President's visit September 21, 2012

    New Delhi: MDMK General Secretary Vaiko was on Thursday night stopped by the Madhya Pradesh police from entering into Sanchi where the Sri Lankan President, Mahinda Rajapaksa is scheduled to inaugurate a Buddhist University on Friday. Vaiko had called for a black flag demonstration in Sanchi against Rajapaksa for the alleged...
  • MP: SL President to launch Buddhist university September 21, 2012

    New Delhi: Madhya Pradesh has tightened security across the state ahead of the visit by Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa who will be inaugurating a Buddist University in Sanchi. The MDMK of Tamil Nadu had announced a protest in the state against his visit. MDMK General Secretary Vaiko had called...
  • Lankan President to meet Pranab, Manmohan Singh September 19, 2012

    Bhopal/New Delhi: Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapakse will be in New Delhi on Thursday on a brief visit during which he will hold talks with President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on the ethnic Tamil question and other issues of bilateral interest. In the first high-level interaction after India...
  • MP: Vaiko to protest against visiting SL president September 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Rejecting Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's appeal, MDMK leader Vaiko on Monday evening left for Sanchi where Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapakse is expected to arrive for a visit. Vaiko, a strong critic of Rajapakse, has held him responsible for the killing of civilian Tamils in the...
  • President Rajapaksa will visit MP as planned: SL September 6, 2012

    New Delhi: Sri Lankan High Commissioner to India Prasad Kariyawasam has termed the recent attack on pilgrims in Tamil Nadu as an 'aberration' and said that there was no turning back on President Mahind Rajapakse's visit to Sanchi in Madhya Pradesh later this month. "Attacking innocent pilgrims, frightening,...
  • Raul shows admiration for Maldini, Hierro October 25, 2008

    New Delhi: Los Blancos icon Raul Gonzalez Blanco spoke at length in an interview with Realmadrid TV, discussing numerous subjects including his heroes and mentors during his young playing days. Raul will be approaching his 14th year at the ‘White House' in a few days' time (October 29) and after close...