RATLAM

  • Jeweller carrying more than 4 kg gold arrested April 22, 2014

    A jeweller carrying more than four kg of gold jewellery was caught on Monday at the Gujarat-Madhya Pradesh border at Pitol barrier in a joint action by the flying squad and the police. The jeweller was on his way to Ratlam from Rajkot and was not carrying valid documents to prove...
  • Rs 700crore land grab case against Asaram Bapu January 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Selfproclaimed godman Asaram Bapu has ran into fresh trouble with the Serious Fraud Investigating Office (SFIO) seeking his prosecution in a Rs 700crore land grab case in Madhya Pradesh. The case pertains to 200 acres of land in Ratlam and the SFIO, which wants to prosecute Asaram and his...
  • Survey: Bizarre small town sex facts you didn't know December 4, 2012

    The INDIA TODAYNielsen Sex Survey of four metros (Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai) as well as 12 towns (Hisar, Moradabad, Kota, Kolhapur, Jamnagar, Ratlam, Salem, Kottayam, Guntur, Asansol, Baleshwar and Aizawl) throws up some interesting facts about how people from India's small towns behave between the sheets. The 10th annual sex...
  • Watch: Congress MPs scold collector in public October 9, 2012

    Congress MPs in Ratlam in Madhya Pradesh were caught on camera scolding the district's collector in public. Three Congress MPs Prem Chand Guddu, Meenakshi Natarajan and Kantilal Bhuria, who is the state Congress chief, shouted at Collector Rajiv Dube, not giving him a chance to explain. Dube had allegedly flouted...
  • IndoreRatlam train catches fire, passengers safe May 30, 2012

    New Delhi: Some bogies of an IndoreRatlam passenger train caught fire on Tuesday night. Thankfully all the passengers were evacuated safely. The rail traffic at the route had to be halted for some time. A probe has now been ordered. This comes just a week after the Hampi Express collided...
  • MP: Raid shows forest officer worth over Rs 30 cr May 1, 2012

    Bhopal: A deputy forest officer was raided by the Madhya Pradesh Lokayukta on Tuesday. The raids were conducted at three places Ratlam, Neemuch and Mandsaur. Sources say that the raids against Forest Officer SK Palaash revealed property worth Rs 30 to 35 crore. It included Rs 24 lakh in cash, Rs...
  • Ten killed in stampede in Ratlam January 14, 2012

    Ratlam: At least 10 people were killed when a stampede broke out in Hussain Tekri near Jaora town in the district on the occasion of Chellum, a Muslim religious observation that comes after Moharram. The stampede broke out when a huge crowd gathered at Hussain Tekri's main entry to take part...
  • Soya prices up but MP farmers dont reap benefits April 2, 2008

    Ratlam (Madhya Pradesh): Despite a bumper crop this year, farmers in the countrys soya belt, Ratlam arent reaping benefits of a 30 per cent increase in soya prices. Rajendra Patidar, and other farmers in Ratlam, the centre of soya cultivation in India, had a good crop this year. They sold their...
  • Mob attacks new Garib Rath train February 23, 2007

    New Delhi: A mob in Ratlam district of Madhya Pradesh ransacked the recently launched DelhiMumbai Garib Rath a train that will provide affordable airconditioned service to longdistance travellers. A mob of people got onto the train when it stopped over at Ratlam and beat up the Railway staff. Their grouse...
  • Ratlam skeleton case, probe on February 19, 2007

    Ratlam: More bones have been recovered from the Christian Medical Hospital in Ratlam. About 437 pieces of bones have been found in two days of digging. Two people have been arrested so far. The hospital continues to deny allegations of foeticide or abortions. Digging continued at the compound of the...
  • MP's Nithari or just hospital waste? February 18, 2007

    New Delhi: The Ratlam Mission hospital superintendent P Wiliams has been arrested under IPC 318 in connection with the skeletal remains of children found at his hospital. A shocking recovery of as many as 390 pieces of skeletal remains of newborn babies and foetuses from Ratlam district in Madhya Pradesh on...