MORENA

  • Bank clerk arrested for raping woman on marriage pretext May 4, 2014

    A bank clerk was arrested for allegedly raping a woman on the pretext of marriage and sent to judicial remand. Jitendra Jatav, a resident of Morena, had promised to marry the woman, and established sexual relations with her before getting a job at a public sector bank, prosecution said on Sunday. However,...
  • Gujarat model's balloon will burst in LS elections: Rahul Gandhi April 9, 2014

    Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said the "balloon" of Gujarat model of development will burst the same way as 'India Shining' did in 2004. Addressing a campaign rally at Bhimrao Stadium in Morena, the Congress vice president said 'India Shining' was a marketing strategy, and in the same way, the Gujarat model...
  • LS polls: 1.64 crore youth voters hold the key in Madhya Pradesh April 7, 2014

    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 the...
  • Head constable shot at by suspected sand mafia March 31, 2014

    A head constable of Madhya Pradesh's Special Armed Force (SAF) was shot at and critically wounded by suspected members of a sand mafia near Morena on Monday, police said. The bike-borne armed mafia members were escorting tractor-trolleys transporting sand illegally mined from Chambal sanctuary area and were on their way to Morena. They...
  • Two BJP workers dead, six injured in road mishap January 13, 2014

    Two persons, including a local BJP leader, were killed and six other party workers injured when their jeep collided with a tractortrolley owing to dense fog in Morena, police said on Monday. Veer Singh Jadoun, a divisional level leader of BJP, and other party workers were returning to Sabalgarh from Morena...
  • MP IPS officer killing: Driver sentenced to 10 yrs in jail February 21, 2013

    Indore: The driver convicted in the IPS officer Narendra Kumar Singh murder case was on Thursday sentenced to 10 years of rigorous imprisonment by a court in Indore. He is accused of mowing down Narendra Kumar Singh when the IPS officer tried to stop the tractortrolley loaded with illegally mined...
  • MP IPS officer killing: CBI court to begin hearing July 27, 2012

    New Delhi: A special CBI court is expected to hear the case of murdered Madhya Pradesh IPS officer Narendra Kumar Singh on Friday. Narendra Kumar was allegedly killed off for taking on the mining mafia in the state. The 32yearold was mowed down under a tractor in Morena district on March 8...
  • MP: Sand mafia attack police, get away with seized vehicle June 16, 2012

    Morena (MP): Suspected members of the sand mining mafia on Saturday allegedly attacked police and fled away with a sandladen tractortrolley seized by the cops in the district. According to police, they had got information that some persons were illegally carrying sand in tractortrolleys from Jahargaon in Chambal Ghadiyal sanctuary area...
  • MP: Newborn girl killed by father, stepmother May 19, 2012

    Morena: A man and his first wife allegedly killed a newborn girl from his second wife by poisoning the infant before strangulating her and throwing her body in a river in Morena, police said. The incident occured at Jaderua Ka Pura village under Noorabad police station six days ago but was...
  • MP: Driver who tried to mow down policeman arrested May 10, 2012

    Suspected members of the mining mafia tried to mow down a police officer who was trying to inspect a tractortrolley. ...
  • MP: Mining mafia tries to mow down police officer May 9, 2012

    Morena: In an incident reminiscent of the murder of IPS officer Narendra Kumar, two members of mining mafia on Wednesday allegedly tried to kill a police officer who was trying to stop a tractortrolley carrying illegally mined sand. The incident occurred about 40 km from Morena, under the jurisdiction of Chinnoni...
  • MP: Widow sold off for Rs 60,000 in Morena May 3, 2012

    Morena: In a case of human trafficking, a widow was allegedly sold by three persons, including a woman, for Rs 60,000 to a Rajasthanbased man, police said on Thursday. Seema Parihar, a resident of Keshav colony in Morena was taken to Rajasthan by her acquaintance Vijay Singh Rawat under the...
  • MP: Slain IPS officer's wife delivers baby boy March 19, 2012

    New Delhi: The wife of IPS officer Narendra Kumar Singh, who was killed for taking on illegal mining mafia in Madhya Pradesh early this month, today delivered a baby boy at a hospital in New Delhi. Kumar's wife Madhurani Tewatia, also an IAS officer of 2000 batch, was admitted to...
  • MP IPS officer killing: CBI registers case March 15, 2012

    New Delhi: The CBI has registered a case against unknown persons in the alleged murder of IPS officer Narendra Kumar Singh who was mowed down by a tractor trolley purportedly owned by illegal sand mafia in Morena district of Madhya Pradesh on March 8. The case was registered by the CBI...
  • Ground report: Illegal mining haunts Morena March 12, 2012

    Morena: After the recent brutal killing of IPS officer Narender Kumar allegedly by the mining mafia, CNNIBN travelled to the illegal mines of Chambal to get a first hand perspective of what really happens. Any voice against the lucrative trade is silenced with bullets. "One honest officer stood up to the...
  • Is the mining mafia out of control in several states? March 9, 2012

    IPS Officer Narendra Kumar's father said his son was under pressure to go slow against the mining mafia. ...
  • IPS officer killing: Mining mafia running amuck? March 9, 2012

    New Delhi: A day after a young IPS officer in Madhya Pradesh was crushed to death by a tractortrolley allegedly carrying illegally mined stones, the brutal murder has forced the Chief Minister to order a judicial inquiry. IPS Officer Narendra Kumar's father said his son was under pressure to go...
  • BJP MLA had a feud with slain IPS officer's wife March 9, 2012

    Morena: The family of slain IPS officer Narendra Kumar is pointing fingers at a BJP MLA, who allegedly had a running feud with the IPS officer's wife, who is an additional collector. Narsinghgarh MLA Mohan Sharma has, however, said that he had differences with her only on policy issues and...
  • MP BJP unit chief Tomar has gun; no house, no vehicle April 7, 2009

    Morena (MP): Madhya Pradesh BJP unit president and party candidate from Morena parliamentary seat, Narendra Singh Tomar and his family has assets valued at Rs 7,78,000 (seven lakh and seventy eight thousands), according to the affidavit filed by him along with his nomination papers for the election. Tomar has a...
  • BJP Morena candidate accused in code of conduct case March 23, 2009

    Morena: Congress has filed a complaint with the Election Commission against BJP candidate from Morena Lok Sabha seat Narendra Singh Tomar accusing him of violating the model code of conduct by holding public meetings at railway stations. In his complaint, Congress candidate and MLA Ramniwas Rawat alleged that Tomar...
  • Forced into prostitution, MP girl complains to Renuka February 4, 2009

    Bhopal: An 18yearold girl from Morena in Madhya Pradesh has come to the house of the Women and Child Welfare Minister after her complaints to the state DGP yielded no results. The girl is fighting to escape the clutches of the flesh trade, a profession that is forced on several...
  • Parliament House inspired by temple in Chambal? December 20, 2008

    Morena: A unique ancient temple resembling Parliament House stands atop a hill surrounded by ravines in Madhya Pradesh's Chambal Valley. The 8thcentury Chausat Yogini temple is on more than 100 stone pillars and is said to have inspired the design for Parliament House. The circular temple complex boasts...