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May 06, 2018
Madhya Pradesh's Mahidpur town revokes order to inform police about Dalit weddings in advanceAuthorities of a town in Madhya Pradesh's Ujjain district withdrew an order that had asked functionaries of village panchayats to intimate the police about any weddings in Dalit families three days in advance.
May 02, 2018
SC refuses to interfere with rituals in Ujjain's Mahakal temple, approves resolution passed by its management committeehe Supreme Court refused to interfere with the rituals being observed at the historic Mahakaleshwar Temple in Ujjain while dealing with the issue of protecting the 'Jyotirlingam' at the ancient temple.
Apr 27, 2018
Dalit bridegrooms on horses are pushing caste barriers, challenging status quo in IndiaOver the last couple of years, Dalit weddings have been interrupted by upper castes in Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Gujarat.
Dec 26, 2017
'Wear dhoti, saree to enter,' say Ujjain's Mahakal temple authorities after Arunima Sinha slams them for 'mocking' her disabilityA day after Arunima Sinha, the first female amputee to scale Mount Everest, alleged that her disability was mocked at when she visited the Mahakal temple, the temple authorities on Tuesday said a specific "dress code" had to be followed to enter the sanctum sanctorum.
Dec 08, 2017
UNESCO recognises Kumbh Mela's 'intangible cultural heritage' for being the world's most peaceful pilgrimageIndia's Kumbh Mela has been recognised by UNESCO as an "intangible cultural heritage of humanity" and held up as the world's largest peaceful gathering of pilgrims.
Dec 03, 2017
Western Railway official says engine of Virbhumi Express derails near Ujjain, no one injuredTrain services were affected for about three hours after the locomotive of the Udaipur-Indore Virbhumi Express derailed near Ujjain, officials said.
Oct 27, 2017
Supreme Court approves new norms for worship at Ujjain temple; restriction on milk offering, only RO purified water for ShivlingThe Supreme Court on Friday gave its nod to new norms for worshipping at the ancient Mahakaleshwar Jyotirlinga temple in Ujjain city of Madhya Pradesh, including allowing only 500 ml of reverse osmosis water for the ceremony.
Aug 08, 2017
Bhopal-Ujjain train blast case: NIA charge sheets four Islamic State linked menThe NIA on Tuesday filed a charge sheet against four men linked to the Islamic State in connection with the Bhopal-Ujjain passenger train blast in which at least 10 people were injured.
Jul 06, 2017
Mandsaur police firing: Police refuses permission to farmers to hold rally marking one month of violenceFarmers' plan to launch a vehicle rally on Thursday from the site of last month's police firing here has hit a roadblock with the police administration vowing not to give permission for the stir.
Jun 02, 2017
Madhya Pradesh farmers' strike: Protests turns violent in Sardapur, six bikes set ablazeA protest by farmers in Sardarpur town in the district in Madhya Pradesh turned violent on Friday morning as six motorcycles were set on fire and two shops were damaged.