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23-Apr-2019 Jabalpur/Shahdol (Madhya Pradesh)

BJP just opened accounts, we will deposit cash in them: Rahul Gandhi

Congress President Rahul Gandhi said that grave injustice was done to India's poor for the last five years, but his party's government would do "Nyay" (justice), referring to the party's minimum income scheme promise."The Narendra Modi government had in the last...

23-Apr-2019 Chhatarpur (Madhya Pradesh)

IAF blew terrorists into pieces on Modi's order: Amit Shah

Acting on the instruction of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Indian Air Force (IAF) blew terrorists in Pakistan into pieces on "Terahvin" (13th day) of the Indian troopers dying in terror attack in Pulwama, said BJP President Amit Shah on Tuesday.Addressing...

20-Apr-2019 Shivpuri (Madhya Pradesh)

Jyotiraditya Scindia owns palace, other properties

Congress' Guna candidate Jyotiraditya Scindia, who belongs to the erstwhile Gwalior princely dynasty, owns properties worth over Rs 2 billion, including a palace that he got as part of his inheritance.He also owns a 1960-model BMW car, which is also part of his...

18-Apr-2019 Bhopal

Congress linked Hindus with terror : Sadhvi Pragya Thakur

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate from Bhopal Sadhvi Pragya Thakur on Thursday accused the Congress of being anti-Hindu and said the party harassed a woman by linking Hindus with terrorism.Thakur is an accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast case in which seven...

06-Apr-2019 Hoshangabad (Madhya Pradesh)

MP fire: 3 killed, 17 hurt, 2 dozen villages razed

Three people were killed and 17 others injured in a wildfire that also destroyed crop in around 700 hectares, in the Hoshangabad district of Madhya Pradesh, said an official here on Saturday."Three people of the Panjra village were charred to death and 17...

26-Mar-2019 Chhindwara (Madhya Pradesh)

3 killed as bus crashes into gorge in MP

Three persons were killed and 50 others injured when a passenger bus fell into a gorge in Madhya Pradesh's Chhindwara district, police said on Tuesday.The private bus, plying on the Chhindwara-Narsinghpur road, met with the accident on Monday night, according...

16-Mar-2019 Chhindwara

Time for son to take over Chhindwara: Kamal Nath

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath on Saturday said he wanted to hand over the responsibility of Chhindwara, which he has been serving for decades, to his son Nakul Nath.Sharing the dais with his son, Nath told a gathering here: "You people will support...

07-Mar-2019 Sagar (Madhya Pradesh)

Middlemen's government in MP : Amit Shah

Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah on Thursday accused the Congress-led Madhya Pradesh government of cheating the farmers, saying this is a middlemen's government that cares only for its luxury.Addressing the 'Palak-Sanyojak Sammelan' (Nurturer-Convenor...

25-Dec-2018 Bhopal

Kamal Nath promises help to farmers on urea shortage

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath on Tuesday assured restive farmers of finding a solution to the acute urea shortage in the state.There have been reports of farmers not getting urea in many parts of the state even while waiting in long queues.Kamal...

19-Dec-2018 Bhopal

Nothing new in preference to locals in jobs : Kamal Nath

Under attack from various quarters for his announcement that only those industries that employ 70 per cent locals could avail incentives from the state government, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath on Wednesday said other states also have the policy...

19-Dec-2018 Bhopal

Whoever comes to MP, stays on here : Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Wednesday said that whoever comes to the state, stays on here."In Madhya Pradesh, there is no one from here or there. Whoever comes to the state, he stays on here. We don't call Madhya Pradesh the...

17-Dec-2018 Bhopal

Kamal Nath waives farmers' loans soon after taking over MP's rein

Immediately after taking over as the new Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, Kamal Nath on Monday waived loans of farmers to the tune of Rs 2 lakh each, delivering on the Congress pre-poll promise of cancelling farm loans within 10 days of coming to power."The Madhya...

17-Dec-2018 Bhopal

Kamal Nath sworn in as MP CM ending 15 years of BJP rule

Senior Congress leader Kamal Nath, who steered his party to victory in Madhya Pradesh, was on Monday sworn in as its 18th Chief Minister, bringing to an end 15 years of BJP rule in the state which had become the saffron party's stronghold.The nine-time MP and...

17-Dec-2018 Bhopal

Kamal Nath sworn in as MP CM

Congress veteran Kamal Nath was on Monday sworn in as the Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh after his party won the Assembly elections, ending 15 years of BJP rule.Attending the event were former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress President Rahul Gandhi...

14-Dec-2018 Bhopal

Kamal Nath is new Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh

Congress leader Kamal Nath was on Thursday chosen as the new Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, heralding Congress rule in the state after 15 years.Kamal Nath, who flew in here late in the evening, was formally chosen leader of the state Congress legislature party...

10-Dec-2018 Bhopal

Wait for Tuesday to know who will be MP CM : Kamal Nath

Congress Madhya Pradesh chief Kamal Nath on Monday voiced confidence that the party will get a majority in the Assembly and it will be clear only after the results are known who will be the Chief Minister.He told the media: "From the past three months, I've been...

04-Dec-2018 Bhopal

After Sushma Swarj, Uma Bharti not to contest 2019 polls

Close on the heels of Union Minister Sushma Swarj announcing her decision not to contest the next Lok Sabha polls, Central Minister Uma Bharti on Tuesday said she too would not join the 2019 election fray.Uma Bharti told the media that although she had decided...

28-Nov-2018 Bhopal/Aizawl

MP, Mizoram witness 75 per cent polling

Over 75 per cent of voters in Madhya Pradesh and Mizoram voted on Wednesday in the Assembly elections in the two states where incumbent governments are seeking a straight fourth and third terms in office respectively.Around 75 per cent polling was recorded...

28-Nov-2018 Bhopal

MP polls: Kamal Nath wants faulty EVMs replaced

Congress state unit chief Kamal Nath on Wednesday requested the poll panel to quickly replace all faulty EVMs and VVPAT machines after 100 complaints were received within the first hour of polling in Madhya Pradesh."There is a large number of EVM machines not...

27-Nov-2018 Budhni (Madhya Pradesh)

Taking on MP CM, Congress' Arun Yadav confident of being giant-killer

Pitted against Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) citadel here, former state Congress chief Arun Yadav is confident of emerging a giant-killer, asserting the alarming rise of the "sand mafia" and the Vyapam examination...

25-Nov-2018 Betul

Employment a big issue in Betul, the bellwether seat of MP

Unemployment has emerged as the biggest issue in the Betul Assembly constituency in Madhya Pradesh, which has earned the reputation of being a bellwether seat as to which party would win the elections in the state.Located in the southern part of Madhya Pradesh and...

24-Nov-2018 Tikamgarh (Madhya Pradesh)

Shivraj didn't file defamation suit on scams in MP : Rahul Gandhi

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday attacked Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan for filing a defamation suit against him after he mistakenly took his son's name in the Panama Papers case and said he did not file any case when he talked...

24-Nov-2018 Mandsaur (Madhya Pradesh)

Save Madhya Pradesh from Congress appeasement politics : Narendra Modi

Attacking Congress Chief Ministerial aspirant Kamal Nath over the leaked video in which he is seeking heavy voting by Muslims, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday asked people to save the state from "this politics of appeasement".He also made a veiled attack...

24-Nov-2018 Sagar (Madhya Pradesh)

Rahul Gandhi taunts: 'how are all Modi-Modi?'

In a taunt at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday asked: "how are all Modi-Modi," as he mentioned names of fugitive economic offenders Nirav Modi and Lalit Modi.Addressing a gathering in the poll-bound Madhya Pradesh,...

24-Nov-2018 Chhatarpur (Madhya Pradesh)

Congress doing divisive politics : Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday accused the Congress of doing divisive politics and said the Congress is not fighting to come to power but to save face.Addressing a public rally here, Modi said: "The state was surrounded by problems and it took the...

23-Nov-2018 Vidisha (Madhya Pradesh)

Narendra Modi government ignored plight of youth, farmers : Rahul Gandhi

Congress President Rahul Gandhi, who is visiting the poll-bound state of Madhya Pradesh, attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the plight of youth and farmers in the country.Addressing a rally on Friday in Ganj Basoda, Gandhi said Modi has failed to fulfil...

22-Nov-2018 Satna (Madhya Pradesh)

4 school kids among 5 killed in MP accident

Four children were among five persons killed when a bus collided with a school van in Madhya Pradesh's Satna district on Thursday morning, police said.Dozens of other people on board the van were in a state of panic, Satna police chief Santosh Gaur said,...

21-Nov-2018 Indore

Corruption has peaked under Modi : Dr Manmohan Singh

Citing the controversial Rafale fighter jets deal, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday alleged that corruption has peaked under Prime Minister Narendra Modi and said the country was passing through "extremely challenging times" with farmers suffering...

21-Nov-2018 Indore

My government was not remote controlled : Dr Manmohan Singh

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday rejected Prime Minister Narendra Modi's charge that the UPA government led by him was "remote-controlled" by Sonia Gandhi for 10 years."It is wrong to say that my government was remote-controlled," he told a...

21-Nov-2018 Bhopal

9 of family killed in MP road accident

Nine members of a family were killed and four others injured in a collision between a truck and a SUV in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar district on Wednesday morning, police said.The SUV, which was going on National Highway-26 from Lalitpur in Uttar Pradesh to Sagar...

21-Nov-2018 Bhopal

Ram temple to be built in conducive environment : Rajnath Singh

Holding that the Ayodhya temple issue is sub judice, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday said if it is built then it should be done in a "conducive environment"."You people should wait for the court order on the Ayodhya Ram temple issue. The matter...

20-Nov-2018 Rewa (Madhya Pradesh)

Congress means nepotism, corruption : Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday told people of this north-earstern town of Madhya Pradesh that Congress means "nepotism" and "corruption", and that it kept people of the state in "darkness" during its 55-year rule."From wherever Congress is voted out...

20-Nov-2018 Indore

Sushma Swaraj says not contesting 2019 polls on health grounds

Citing health reasons, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who was once touted as a prime ministerial candidate in the BJP, on Tuesday said she has decided not to contest the 2019 Lok Sabha election."Candidates are decided by the party. But I have made...

20-Nov-2018 Jhabua (Madhya Pradesh)

Congress cheated farmers in loan waiver schemes : Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday slammed the Congress governments for repeatedly "cheating farmers" by making "fake promises" on their loan waiver schemes and transferring the money to their cronies who were not eligible for the benefit."The Congress...

18-Nov-2018 Chhindwara (Madhya Pradesh)

Modi mocks Congress' pledge to protect cows in MP

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday hit out at the congress for their pledge to protect cows in Madhya Pradesh, reminding the party that its workers in Kerala last year slaughtered a calf in the open.Addressing an election rally in Chhindwara, the Prime...

17-Nov-2018 Bhopal

Arun Jaitley flays Andhra, Bengal on CBI move

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday flayed the Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal governments for withdrawing "general consent" to the CBI for raids and investigations in their states saying scams cannot be wiped off by such a decision."We have a federal structure...

16-Nov-2018 Deori/Seoni (Madhya Pradesh)

Rahul Gandhi goes ballistic against Modi, MP CM

Flaying Prime Minister Narendra Modi for inflicting the "biggest scam" on the nation in the form of  demonetisation, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday assured the people of Madhya Pradesh that his party, if voted to power, would waive farm ...

16-Nov-2018 Shahdol (Madhya Pradesh)

Congress crying over demonetisation as it has lost money : Narendra Modi

Stepping up his attack on the Congress and the Gandhi family, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said  the Gandhis are crying even two years after demonetisation as they have "lost" ill-gotten money."These days people are discussing development. People...

15-Nov-2018 Barwani (Madhya Pradesh)

Rahul Gandhi has Modiphobia : Amit Shah

BJP President Amit Shah on Thursday took a dig at his Congress counterpart, saying Rahul Gandhi was "afflicted with Modiphobia" and that is why he chants "Modi-Modi".Speaking here at a rally in the poll-bound state, Shah said while the Bharatiya Janata Party...

30-Oct-2018 Dhar (Madhya Pradesh)

BJP's 'Achhe Din' over in 4 years : Rahul Gandhi

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday took a jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying his promise of "Achhe Din" had gone up in smoke in just four years and now people were alleging that "chowkidar chor hai" (watchman is corrupt).As he sharpened his...

29-Oct-2018 Indore

Shivraj government's dharma is corruption : Rahul Gandhi

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "removing" CBI chief Alok Verma following an internal conflict  in the agency and alleged that Madhya Pradesh's Shivraj Singh Chouhan government is pursuing a "dharma of corruption".Addressing...

29-Oct-2018 Indore

Rahul Gandhi in MP, temple visit to precede rallies

Congress President Rahul Gandhi arrived here on Monday in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh. He took a special flight to Ujjain to launch his two-day campaign with a visit to a temple.Gandhi would be speaking at rallies in Ujjain and Indore on the first day and kick-off...

29-Oct-2018 Ujjain (Madhya Pradesh)

Rahul Gandhi attacks Modi over handling of Kashmir issue

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday launched a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying he hasd opened the doors on the terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir which has left the state burning.Gandhi was addressing a public meeting in Ujjain during...

17-Oct-2018 Satna (Madhya Pradesh)

4 pilgrims crushed to death in MP

Four persons were killed and two seriously injured when a speeding truck crushed them in Madhya Pradesh's Satna district on Wednesday, police said.The incident happened when the six of a family from Kolgaon village were going to a temple at five in the morning....

17-Oct-2018 Panna (Madhya Pradesh)

Rs 58 lakh cash, 1 kg gold found in car

Nearly Rs 58 lakh in cash and one kilo of gold and silver jewellery were found in a car in Madhya Pradesh's Panna district, police said on Wednesday.Police Superintendent Vivek Singh told IANS that Rs 57.8 lakh of cash was in the car when it was searched on...

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...

16-Oct-2018 Gwalior (Madhya Pradesh)

Rahul Gandhi prays at Gurdwara in MP

Congress President Rahul Gandhi, who is on a two-day tour of the poll-bound Madhya Pradesh, visited a Gurdwara here on Tuesday.Gandhi, along with state party chief Kamal Nath and election campaign committee head Jyotiraditya Scindia, prayed at the historic Shri...

15-Oct-2018 Datia (Madhya Pradesh)

Modi's 'Beti Bachao' campaign mere slogan : Rahul Gandhi

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of merely sloganeering about women's safety but actually "protecting" a BJP MLA in Uttar Pradesh who has been charged with rape and murder.Picking on Modi's slogan of "Beti Bachao,...

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 Datia (Madhya Pradesh)

Modi doesn't care for farmers : Rahul Gandhi

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday hit out at Narendra Modi, accusing the Prime Minister of insulting the people of India."The Prime Minister said from the ramparts of the Red Fort that the nation had been asleep for 70 years," he said here ahead of next...

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...

06-Oct-2018 Indore

Not a single intruder will be allowed in India : Amit Shah

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah, who is on a visit to Madhya Pradesh, said on Saturday the country comes first for the party and no intruders will be allowed in India.In his address to party workers at the Dussehra Maidan here, he slammed the...

06-Oct-2018 Gwalior (Madhya Pradesh)

Rahul Gandhi slams BJP government during MP visit

Congress President Rahul Gandhi, who is on a visit to Madhya Pradesh to support the protesting landless poor who are marching towards Delhi, on Saturday attacked the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for being pro-industrialists."The present government is partial...

01-Oct-2018 Harda (Madhya Pradesh)

Celebrating Growth with Growth this Gandhi Jayanti

On the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti and its 40th Anniversary Celebration, Evion (Merck’s flagship Vitamin E brand) announced its novel Tree Plantation Drive of 40000 Trees at Harda, Madhya Pradesh.In partnership with Grow-Trees - a web-based service that...

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