Madhya Pradesh News

BJP MLA and ex-State Minister Gopal Bhargav elected as leader of opposition in Madhya Pradesh assembly

BJP MLA and ex-State Minister Gopal Bhargav elected as leader of opposition in Madhya Pradesh assembly

The development comes on the first day of the five-day session of the newly-elected State Assembly.

Jan 07, 2019, 19:08 PM IST
Kamal Nath government gives nod to waive off loans of farmers upto Rs 2 lakh in Madhya Pradesh

Kamal Nath government gives nod to waive off loans of farmers upto Rs 2 lakh in Madhya Pradesh

The Cabinet has decided to waive off loans upto Rs 2 lakh that were taken by farmers before 12 December 2018.

Jan 05, 2019, 14:06 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath sings new tune, says both Jana Gana Mana and Vande Mataram will be sung

Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath sings new tune, says both Jana Gana Mana and Vande Mataram will be sung

'Vande Mataram' was not sung at the state secretariat on Tuesday, the first working day of the month, a tradition followed by the previous Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government.

Jan 03, 2019, 13:29 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh cops to get weekly off with immediate effect

Madhya Pradesh cops to get weekly off with immediate effect

Fulfilling its pre-poll promise, Kamal Nath-led Madhya Pradesh government announced that all state police personnel will get a weekly-off with immediate effect. 

Jan 02, 2019, 23:23 PM IST
Amit Shah attacks Congress over 'Vande Mataram' row in MP, asks if Rahul Gandhi behind it

Amit Shah attacks Congress over 'Vande Mataram' row in MP, asks if Rahul Gandhi behind it

Amit Shah attacked the Congress party in a Facebook post.

Jan 02, 2019, 19:52 PM IST
BJP, Congress face off over 'Vande Mataram', Shivraj Chouhan to sing national song at MP Secretariat with 109 BJP MLAs

BJP, Congress face off over 'Vande Mataram', Shivraj Chouhan to sing national song at MP Secretariat with 109 BJP MLAs

Taking to Twitter Chauhan mentioned that Vande Mataram will be sung before the beginning of the Assembly session in the courtyard of Vallabh Bhavan at 10 am.

Jan 02, 2019, 11:14 AM IST
Vande Mataram not sung at Madhya Pradesh secretariat triggers debate between BJP, Congress

Vande Mataram not sung at Madhya Pradesh secretariat triggers debate between BJP, Congress

Singing of the national song in the Mantralaya or secretariat on the first working day of every month has been the norm since the time of erstwhile Shivraj Singh Chouhan government of the BJP.

Jan 02, 2019, 06:04 AM IST
Sudhi Ranjan Mohanty takes charge as Madhya Pradesh Chief Secretary

Sudhi Ranjan Mohanty takes charge as Madhya Pradesh Chief Secretary

Kamal Nath had expanded his cabinet on December 25 by inducting 28 ministers.

Jan 01, 2019, 13:39 PM IST
MP shocker: Newborn girl dies after mother chops off extra fingers, toes

MP shocker: Newborn girl dies after mother chops off extra fingers, toes

The girl, who was born on December 22 with six fingers each on both hands and six toes each on both feet, succumbed to the injuries

Dec 29, 2018, 19:16 PM IST
Congress in Madhya Pradesh should be more 'generous' towards allies: BSP MLA

Congress in Madhya Pradesh should be more 'generous' towards allies: BSP MLA

Out of the 28 legislators who had taken oath as ministers in the Kamal Nath-led government in the state, there is only one independent MLA. 

Dec 29, 2018, 11:05 AM IST
Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath distributes portfolios; Bala Bachchan gets Home, Bhanot finance

Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath distributes portfolios; Bala Bachchan gets Home, Bhanot finance

Tribal MLA Bala Bachchan, who was the minister in the previous Digvijay Singh-led Congress government, was given Home and Jail, while another senior MLA, Tulsi Silawat, got Health, the Public

Dec 29, 2018, 09:40 AM IST
Amid row over 'Accidental Prime Minister', Kamal Nath says 'no plan to ban any film'

Amid row over 'Accidental Prime Minister', Kamal Nath says 'no plan to ban any film'

I do not have any intent to impose a ban or any prohibition on any movie, says Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath.

Dec 28, 2018, 18:35 PM IST
Delay in portfolio allocation in MP government is historic, says concerned Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Delay in portfolio allocation in MP government is historic, says concerned Shivraj Singh Chouhan

"It is a matter of concern the way formation of cabinet was delayed and now portfolio distribution is being delayed."

Dec 28, 2018, 06:17 AM IST
Full list of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath's Cabinet

Full list of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath's Cabinet

The ministers hwo took oath included two women legislators and an Independent. Governor Anandiben Patel administered the oath of office to the new ministers.

Dec 25, 2018, 17:55 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath expands Cabinet, 28 MLAs sworn in as ministers

Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath expands Cabinet, 28 MLAs sworn in as ministers

Two women MLAs Vijayalaxmi Sadho and Imarti Devi were also among those who were sworn in as ministers. 

Dec 25, 2018, 16:04 PM IST
Mayawati roadblock for Mahagathbandhan? BSP to contest on all Lok Sabha seats in Madhya Pradesh

Mayawati roadblock for Mahagathbandhan? BSP to contest on all Lok Sabha seats in Madhya Pradesh

This comes after the Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections, wherein the BSP and the Congress fought separately, but the former extended its support to the grand old party after the declaration of the

Dec 24, 2018, 23:18 PM IST
MP CM Kamal Nath likely to form new Cabinet on December 25

MP CM Kamal Nath likely to form new Cabinet on December 25

The Congress veteran was sworn in as Chief Minister of MP on December 17.

Dec 22, 2018, 22:32 PM IST
Congress MLA threatens District Collector in MP, official transferred within hours - Video

Congress MLA threatens District Collector in MP, official transferred within hours - Video

In the video, she can be heard using inappropriate language for the collector.

Dec 22, 2018, 14:35 PM IST
Mother hangs herself in MP, newborn found attached to her umbilical cord

Mother hangs herself in MP, newborn found attached to her umbilical cord

A gynaecologist was called who cut the umbilical cord and released the child, a boy.

Dec 22, 2018, 07:28 AM IST
BJP not defeated in MP, only lagged behind by few seats: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

BJP not defeated in MP, only lagged behind by few seats: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Anti-incumbency factor was expected to play a big role in how MP voted but BJP still managed to get 109 seats to 114 won by Congress.

Dec 20, 2018, 14:23 PM IST