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16-Oct-2018 Bhopal

Cong loses votes when I give speeches : Digvijay Singh

A video of former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Digvijay Singh has gone viral on the social media in which he says that the Congress loses votes when he gives speeches.In the video, recorded when he had gone to Congress MLA Jitu Patwari's house, Singh...

15-Oct-2018 Bhopal

Kamal Nath blames Shivraj for bad MP roads

Madhya Pradesh unit Congress chief Kamal Nath on Monday accused Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's government for the bad road condition in the state.All previous records of corruption pale when compared to the Bharatiya Janata Party's rule of corruption...

15-Oct-2018 Bhopal

Rahul Gandhi prays at Pitambara Peeth in MP

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday started his two-day tour of the Gwalior-Chambal region in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh after offering prayers at the Pitambara Peeth temple in Datia district.Gandhi reached Gwalior by a special plane and went to the Pitambara...

27-Sep-2018 Bhopal

Vyapam case: FIR ordered against Digvijay, Kamal Nath, Scindia

A Special Court here has ordered an FIR against Congress leaders Digvijay Singh, Jyotiraditya Scindia, Kamal Nath and Vyapam scam whistleblower Prashant Pandey on a petition filed by BJP's legal cell advocate Santosh Sharma.Judge Suresh Singh, late on...

25-Sep-2018 Bhopal

BJP committed to deport illegal migrants : Amit Shah

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is committed to rid the country of illegal migrants, party President Amit Shah said on Tuesday.Speaking here at the party's 'Karyakarta Mahakumbh' ahead of Assembly election, Shah mentioned the National Register of Citizens...

25-Sep-2018 Bhopal

Congress throwing muck, conspiring to topple me : Narendra Modi

Amid a raging row over Rafale, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday accused the Congress of throwing muck and indulging in a campaign of slander and lies against him and of trying to form an "international alliance" to oust him.He also slammed the main...

19-Sep-2018 Bhopal

Rs 2 cr scam unearthed in women, child department in MP

A scam of around Rs 2 crore has been unearthed in Madhya Pradesh's Women and Child Development (WCD) Department, police said on Wednesday.An FIR was registered by the police after WCD Joint Director Swarnim Shukla on Tuesday filed a complaint against 14...

17-Sep-2018 Bhopal

Rahul Gandhi kicks off MP poll campaign

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday arrived here for a roadshow as part of his election campaign in Madhya Pradesh.He was received at the Bhopal's Raja Bhoj Airport by Madhya Pradesh Congress chief Kamal Nath, Congress MP Jyotiraditya Scindia and other...

09-Sep-2018 Bhopal

Jyotiraditya Scindia targets Modi over demonetization

Congress MP Jyotiraditya Scindia has targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the government's 2016 demonetization.Scindia, who toured Madhya Pradesh's Bundelkhand and Vindhya regions from September 6-8, told IANS that the Modi government announced the note...

02-Sep-2018 Bhopal

3 killed in MP road accident

Three people were killed when their car overturned and caught fire in Madhya Pradesh's Sehore district, police said on Sunday.Jawar Police Station Inspector Anil Bamniya told IANS: The car, which was going from Indore to Bhopal on Saturday night, overturned...

26-Aug-2018 Bhopal

Woman, two sons killed in MP

Unidentified assailants killed a woman and her two sons and critically injured her husband in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar district on Saturday, police said.The victims were attacked with an ax when they were sleeping in the night, but the reason for the criminal act is...

22-Aug-2018 Bhopal

Justice served in Mandsaur rape case : Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that justice was served in the Mandsaur gang rape case as the two accused were sentenced to death.A special court in Mandsaur sentenced the two accused in the rape case of an seven-year-old girl, on Tuesday."Death...

21-Aug-2018 Bhopal

Three killed in Bhopal wall collapse

A woman and her two children were killed after a wall of a house collapsed here due to heavy rain, police said on Tuesday.The incident took place on Monday night in Dhobhi Ghat area. The victims were identified as Shumaila and her two daughters Tazeem...

17-Aug-2018 Bhopal

Three bodies recovered from MP waterfall

The bodies three of the six people swept away in the Sultangarh waterfall in Madhya Pradesh's Shivpuri district have been recovered, police said on Friday.Sub-divisional Police Officer Suresh Dohre said: "Out of the six missing, bodies of three have been...

16-Aug-2018 Bhopal

MP waterfall accident : 45 rescued, 6 missing

After around 50 people were stranded at the Sultangarh waterfall in Madhya Pradesh's Shivpuri district, police on Thursday said around 45 people have been rescued while six are still missing.The picnickers were stuck after the waterfall swelled suddenly on...

15-Aug-2018 Bhopal

Poor will not remain helpless anymore : Shivraj Chouhan

The poor and under-privileged will no longer remain helpless, said Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister on Wednesday highlighting housing, electricity and other financial schemes during the Independence Day celebrations here.Hoisting the national flag at the Motilal...

13-Aug-2018 Bhopal

Four killed in MP road accident

Four teachers from Madhya Pradesh were killed early on Monday while returning from a tour of Agra, police said.A group of eight teachers travelling in an SUV met with an accident around 5.30 a.m. when their vehicle rammed into a truck stationed on the roadside...

31-Jul-2018 Bhopal

Four awarded four-year jail term in Vyapam scam

A special CBI court here on Tuesday awarded jail term to four persons for their involvement in the infamous Vyapam scam in Madhya Pradesh, officials said on Tuesday.Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) prosecutor Pawan Pathak told reporters that the four...

26-Jul-2018 Bhopal

Will take legal action against MP CM : Digvijay Singh

After Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan allegedly dubbed him a "traitor", senior Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Thursday approached the police to get himself arrested. The police, however, refused to act in the absence of any complaint/case against him.The...

20-Jul-2018 Bhopal

Shivraj, Kamal Nath working together : AAP

The Madhya Pradesh unit of Aam Aadmi Party on Friday alleged that Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and Congress leader Kamal Nath were  colluding on the issue of a company owned by the latter's kin.AAP state unit President Alok Aggarwal claimed...

19-Jul-2018 Bhopal

Tie-up with Congress in MP possible : Akhilesh Yadav

Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav on Thursday did not rule out an arrangement with the Congress in the upcoming Madhya Pradesh assembly elections.Talking to media persons, he said that his party would only field candidates in seats where it was confident...

23-Jun-2018 Bhopal

Narendra Modi Felicitates Winners of Swachh Survekshan 2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that the success and milestones achieved by the Swachh Bharat Mission has been possible due to the efforts and participation by the citizens across the country. He said that there is now a perceptible positive change...

05-Jun-2018 Bhopal

Shivraj Singh Chouhan launches e-car in MP

On the occasion of World Environment Day, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Tuesday flagged off a solar power-run e-car. This also marked the launch of e-vehicles in the state.The battery of this e-car is charged with solar energy....

01-May-2018 Bhopal

People fed up with BJP in MP, pining for change : Kamal Nath

The Congresson Tuesday said the people of Madhya Pradeshare fed up with the BJP government in the state and are planning to get rid of the saffron party.CongressLeader Kamal Nath, ahead of taking charge as the Pradesh CongressCommittee(PCC) President, told...

29-Apr-2018 Bhopal

7 killed in MP accident

At least seven people were killed and 26 others injured on Sunday when a bus overturned after the driver lost control of the vehicle in Madhya Pradesh's Mandsaur district.According to the injured, the vehicle was carrying more people than it could accommodate...

03-Apr-2018 Bhopal

Toll in MP violence rises to 8, curfew on in three districts

The toll in the violence in Madhya Pradesh during the Bharat Bandh called on Monday by some Dalit organisations to protest dilution of the SC/ST act rose to eight on Tuesday with the discovery of one more body in the state's Bhind, police said.Curfew meanwhile...

30-Mar-2018 Bhopal

Criminals don't have human rights : Shivraj Singh

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan on Friday said there are no human rights for anti-social elements, justifying the police parading criminals in public.While speaking at an event organised for creating awareness about women's safety and security,...

22-Mar-2018 Bhopal

CBI arrests Bhopal medical college chairman in Vyapam scam

The CBI has arrested Bhopal's L.N. Medical College Chairman J.N. Chouksey in connection with admission irregularities pertaining to the Pre-Medical Test 2012 conducted by the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board or Vyapam, an official said on Thursday.Chouksey,...

05-Mar-2018 Bhopal

MP CM announces Rs 12,000 on childbirth for poor

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on his birthday on Monday announced grant of Rs 12,000 on childbirth in a poor family and Rs 5,000 for the last rites of a poor person, along with provision of electricity at Rs 200.Chouhan, while talking...

04-Mar-2018 Bhopal

Shivraj Singh Chouhan bats for simultaneous polls

Batting for simultaneous elections, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday announced that his government will form a committee to discuss it.Headed by state Parliamentary Affairs Minister Narottam Mishra, the committee will talk to all...

26-Feb-2018 Bhopal

BJP CMs meeting to discuss simultaneous polls : Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Monday said the issue of simultaneous elections will be discussed at the meeting of Chief Ministers of BJP-ruled states in New Delhi on Wednesday as part of efforts to build a consensus on the issue."There's...

19-Feb-2018 Bhopal

Don't need certificate from those into divisive politics : Hardik Patel

Gujarat's Patidar leader Hardik Patel on Monday said that he didn't want a certificate on patriotism from those who were pursuing divisive politics in the country."All types of things have been said about my Bhopal visit -- that it will promote casteism. If talking...

19-Feb-2018 Bhopal

Hardik Patel may campaign for MP polls

Gujarat's Patidar leader Hardik Patel on Monday dropped hints that he may campaign for the Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections to be held later this year and also stated his intent to work for the youth and farmers.The Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) leader...

03-Feb-2018 Bhopal

Shivraj Singh Chouhan expands ministry

Three new Ministers were inducted into the Shivraj Singh Chouhan government on Saturday, taking the total strength of the council of ministers to 31.BJP legislator Narayan Singh Kushwaha was sworn-in as a cabinet Minister, while Balkrishna Patidar and Jalam...

26-Jan-2018 Bhopal

Anandiben Patel celebrates R-Day in MP

Madhya Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel celebrated the 69th Republic Day here on Friday with great pomp and pageantry as she hoisted the tricolour.At the Lal Parade Ground, the newly-appointed Governor also inspected the parade and took the salute at an impressive...

25-Jan-2018 Bhopal

'Padmaavat' not released in MP

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmaavat" was not released in Madhya Pradesh on Thursday, with theatre owners voicing security concerns. Cinema hall owners held talks with Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and are hoping for a solution to the impasse.Madhya Pradesh...

23-Jan-2018 Bhopal

Anandiben Patel takes oath as new MP Governor

Former Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel on Tuesday took oath as the Governor of Madhya Pradesh.Chief Justice of Madhya Pradesh High Court Justice Hemant Gupta administered the oath of office to Patel in a function at the Raj Bhavan.Parliament Speaker...

22-Jan-2018 Bhopal

Karni Sena holds anti-'Padmaavat' protests in MP

With the release date of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmaavat" coming closer, protests against the film by the Shri Rajput Karni Sena have been growing in Madhya Pradesh. On Monday the Karni Sena held demonstrations in various parts of the state.In Bhopal,...

22-Jan-2018 Bhopal

Uni Homes Bhopal engages over 250 labourers, speeds up work

New Year begins with new hope and good news for the real estate market, which is showing signs of revival. This also brings a welcome news for those who have invested in UNI Homes Bhopal. The realtors have engaged more than 250 labourers to speed up the...

07-Jan-2018 Bhopal

Four killed in MP coal mine cave-in

At least four persons -- all women -- were killed on Sunday in Betul district in Madhya Pradesh after a decommissioned coal mine, where they had gone to collect coal, caved in, officials said."Five women went to collect coal from a decommissioned Western...

07-Jan-2018 Bhopal

Four killed in MP coal mine cave-in

At least four persons -- all women -- were killed on Sunday in Betul district in Madhya Pradesh after a decommissioned coal mine, where they had gone to collect coal, caved in, officials said."Five women went to collect coal from a decommissioned Western...

04-Jan-2018 Bhopal

Dalits in MP protest Pune violence

Dalits in a Madhya Pradesh city on Thursday protested the violent incident in a Pune village.Parts of Burhanpur city were tense after a shutdown was called and more than 10 buses were damaged.Senior Superintendent of Police Rakesh Sagar said the situation was...

30-Dec-2017 Bhopal

Vyapam scam : Still in search of the mastermind

This past year was expected to be crucial for moving ahead with the corruption charges involving the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB), popularly known as Vyapam. The CBI did file two charge-sheets naming a staggering 1,082 accused --...

17-Dec-2017 Bhopal

Venkaiah Naidu bats for Women's Reservation Bill

Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday called on all states to back a bill that gives women reservation in state legislatures and both houses of Parliament.The Women's Reservation Bill, that seeks to provide women 33 per cent reservation, will help empower...

17-Dec-2017 Bhopal

Goods worth crores gutted in MP shopping complex

A massive fire broke out in a shopping complex here on Sunday, gutting goods worth crores in around a 100 shops, the fire brigade said.There was no report of casualties, it said.The fire at the Sant Hirdaram Complex in Bairagarh area of the state capital...

14-Dec-2017 Bhopal

Eight dead, 19 injured in two accidents in MP

Eight persons died and 19 were injured in two separate road accidents since Wednesday night in different parts of Madhya Pradesh, police said on Thursday.According to the police, the condition of three of the injured is critical.In the first incident in Baitul...

24-Nov-2017 Bhopal

BSP can come to power in MP, Chhattisgarh : Mayawati

 Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Friday said public sentiment were against the BJP governments in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, and her party can come to power if its workers made some efforts."People in these states are under stress due to the...

20-Nov-2017 Bhopal

'Padmavati' won't release in MP: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali's historical drama "Padmavati", which is mired in controversy, will not be released in Madhya Pradesh for "distorting facts", Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan announced on Monday.Chouhan said that a film which has "distorted...

17-Nov-2017 Bhopal

10-year-old gangraped for months in MP

A 10-year-old girl was gangraped here many times in the last few months by three men, who took the help of a woman to lure her each time. The four have been arrested, police said on Friday.Jahangirabad Superintendent of Police Bhartendu Sharma told IANS...

12-Nov-2017 Bhopal

Congress wins MP by-election, party hails victory

Congress candidate Nilanshu Chaturvedi was on Sunday declared elected to the Madhya Pradesh Assembly from Chitrakoot constituency, defeating his BJP rival by 14,133 votes.Chaturvedi led right from the start of vote count at 8 a.m. and kept increasing his winning...

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