Ujjain

  • LS polls: 1.64 crore youth voters hold the key in Madhya Pradesh 07-04-2014 03:22 PM

    A total of 34.26 per cent youth voters aged between 18-29 years will exercise their right to franchise in the three-phase Madhya Pradesh Lok Sabha polls. Out of the total 4,80,91,624 voters in Madhya Pradesh, 1,64,75,859 are youth in the age group of 18-29 which is 34.26 per cent of...
  • BJP candidate booked for allegedly distributing cash to voters 12-11-2013 03:26 PM

    A case has been registered by Ujjain police against Madhya Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation chairman and BJP nominee from Ujjain (South), Mohan Yadav, for allegedly distributing cash to voters. A senior police officer in Ujjain said that the case was registered against Yadav on Monday following a complaint by Congress...
  • Ujjain: People follow a bizarre ritual, let bulls run over them 05-11-2013 10:52 AM

    Ujjain: Several people in Madhya Pradesh have put their lives in danger as they take part in a ritual owning to a superstition. According to a superstition people throw oneself down on the road and let bulls run over them after their wishes and desires are fulfilled. The life threatening...
  • MP govt seeks Rs 2,812 crore from Centre for Ujjain Kumbh mela 14-09-2013 01:16 PM

    Madhya Pradesh government has sought Rs 2,812 crore from the Centre for preparations towards the Kumbh mela to be held in Ujjain in 2016. In a letter to Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia yesterday, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said four to five crore devotees are expected to...
  • Ujjain: Court grants bail to Digvijaya in assault case 30-04-2013 03:36 PM

    Ujjain: Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh and party MP Prem Chand Guddu were on Tuesday granted bail by a local court in connection with a case filed against them and others for allegedly thrashing BJP youth wing workers in Ujjain in 2011. The two appeared in the court and on...
  • Manhandling case: Digvijaya may surrender on April 19 13-04-2013 11:40 PM

    Guna: Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh said on Saturday that he might surrender on April 19 in a court in Ujjain, which has issued non-bailable arrest warrant against him in connection with a case of alleged manhandling of BJP youth wing workers. On July 17, 2011, Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha...
  • MP: Assets worth Rs 10 cr found in peon's house 08-12-2011 09:36 AM

    New Delhi: In Ujjain, a class IV employee has been caught with Rs 10 crores worth of assets at his residence. Narendra Deshmukh works as a store keeper at the municipal office there, police said. Police say he owns many houses, several acres of land, holds ten bank accounts and...
  • Ujjain Professor murder: acquitted kills self 20-11-2011 03:20 PM

    Gwalior: Vimal Tomar main accused in Professor HS Sabharwal murder case in Ujjain, who was later acquitted, committed suicide, sources said on Sunday. A Nagpur court had acquitted Tomar and five others three years after the murder due to lack of evidence. The Supreme Court in 2010 had refused to...
  • GRP constable, 2 others rape 22-year-old woman 08-06-2011 03:48 PM

    New Delhi: A 22-year-old married woman has been allegedly raped by a Government Railway Police (GRP) constable and two auto rickshaw drivers in Ujjain. The accused GRP constable, identified as Krishna Kant, has been arrested. The victim along with her husband Mohan Lal Thakur was traveling from Bandra to Godhra....
  • Talking Point: Who killed Professor Sabharwal 14-07-2009 01:17 AM

    All six accused student leaders were acquitted on Monday. ...
  • Watch: Accused in Ujjain prof murder case acquited 14-07-2009 12:58 AM

    Professor Sabharwal's murder shook the nation's conscience. ...
  • MP Elections: Hindutva | Development | Terror | Blog 24-11-2008 12:54 AM

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  • Amarnath land row: 1 dead in Indore, curfew clamped 04-07-2008 10:51 PM

    Colombo: Skipper Mithali Raj was the highest placed Indian in the latest ICC T20I Women's Rankings as she remained static in the third position in the batting chart even as Jhulan Goswami lost a place to be fourth in the bowling list. Mithali has 656 points while Goswami has 645....
  • Police picks up Prof Sabharwal’s son 21-03-2008 11:35 PM

    Sharjah: Having gone down in the all important third game of the five match one day international (ODI) series against Pakistan, Sri Lanka will be looking to get back on level terms when the two teams lock horns in the fourth one-dayer on Sunday. Earlier on Friday, Pakistani bowlers held...
  • Police forcibly take slain MP prof's son to hospital 21-03-2008 03:55 PM

    New Delhi: Young, hungry, sprightly and ready to move into the league of big men called Test cricket, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli and Suresh Raina certainly ring a bell in India's cricket corridors. While that excites an Indian fan, Yuvraj Singh's axing from the Test squad is - contrary to...
  • National wipes: What made news in India 19-03-2008 01:04 AM

    Peter Roebuck who committed suicide on Sunday was one of the most well respected cricket writers of the modern era. ...
  • Prof murder case snowballs into political face-off 13-03-2008 01:55 AM

    New Delhi: Not too long ago, one of India's leading management schools wanted to map MS Dhoni's brain, to understand the reasons behind the immense success of India's 'Captain Cool'. If and when the results of such a test do come out, England will certainly be queuing up to take...
  • Top court shifts Sabharwal murder trial out of MP 12-03-2008 11:17 AM

    Port Elizabeth: After going down by a whopping 93 runs in the first one-dayer against Australia, hosts South Africa will be looking for a change of fortune, when the two sides clash in the second match of the series at Port Elizabeth on Sunday. Earlier on Wednesday, Ricky Ponting struck...
  • SC mulls moving Prof murder case out of MP 07-03-2008 04:09 PM

    New Delhi: All-rounder Mithun Manhas was named as the captain of the 15-member squad which will represent Delhi in the Ranji Trophy Twenty20 tournament, to be held in Rohtak from October 20 to 25. The Ranji Trophy team selection committee meeting was held on Friday at the DDCA (Delhi &...
  • Horror Rewind: MP Principal beaten up by ABVP men 10-01-2008 08:32 AM

    Wellington: New Zealand media on Wednesday lamented their team's exit from the World Cup after it failed to break the semi-final 'jinx' for the sixth time as they were sent packing by Sri Lanka. The media, however, praised the Kiwis for putting up a spirited performance and exceeding the expectations...