Madhya Pradesh Assembly

Congress stages walkout over Bhopal gangrape issue

Congress stages walkout over Bhopal gangrape issue

Congress leaders said that political interference in police functioning was responsible for incidents like the gangrape.

Dec 01, 2017, 20:19 PM IST
When Congress MLAs raised ‘Jai Sri Ram’ slogans in MP Assembly

When Congress MLAs raised ‘Jai Sri Ram’ slogans in MP Assembly

It was an unusual scene in the Madhya Pradesh Assembly when members of the Congress party shouted ‘Jai Sri Ram’ slogans. The incident happened on Monday after the oath taking ceremony of Nilanshu Chaturvedi, the Congress leader who recently won the Chitrakoot assembly bypolls.

Nov 27, 2017, 21:12 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh Assembly passes GST Bill-2017

The Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly on Wednesday unanimously passed the Madhya Pradesh Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill-2017 as both treasury and Opposition benches tried to grab credit for this new tax regime.

May 03, 2017, 17:59 PM IST

Vyapam scam: Congress leader urges PM Narendra Modi to remove MP CM Shivraj

Leader of the Opposition in Madhya Pradesh Assembly, Ajay Singh, on Monday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to remove Shivraj Singh Chouhan as chief minister in the wake of the CAG observations about the Vyapam scam.

Mar 27, 2017, 17:43 PM IST
SHOCKING! Minister says ghosts forcing farmers to commit suicide in MP

SHOCKING! Minister says ghosts forcing farmers to commit suicide in MP

In shocking remarks, Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Bhupendra Singh has blamed 'ghosts' for farmer suicides.

Jul 21, 2016, 10:08 AM IST

Vyapam scam: BJP and Congress MLAs scuffle, MP House adjourned after ruckus

Ruling BJP and rival Congress MLAs were on Tuesday involved in a scuffle in the Madhya Pradesh Assembly premises during which the Leader of the Opposition was allegedly punched after pandemonium rocked the House over Vyapam scam.

Jul 21, 2015, 19:41 PM IST
 MP assembly adjourned as Opposition tries to condole deaths in Vyapam scam

MP assembly adjourned as Opposition tries to condole deaths in Vyapam scam

The opening day of Madhya Pradesh Assembly's Monsoon session was on Monday adjourned for the day as Opposition members tried to pay respect to TV journalist Akshay Singh and MBBS student Namrata Damor, who died under mysterious circumstances after the Vyapam scam was exposed.

Jul 20, 2015, 09:48 AM IST

Vyapam issue may rock MP Assembly's monsoon session

 The Madhya Pradesh Assembly is likely to witness a stormy monsoon session beginning on Monday with Congress planning to raise the Vyapam scam and corner the government while the latter gearing up to highlight that it played a vital role for a CBI probe into the scandal.

Jul 19, 2015, 16:49 PM IST

Monsoon session of MP Assembly to start from July 20

 Madhya Pradesh Assembly's monsoon session will be held between July 20-31.

Jun 17, 2015, 22:51 PM IST

Congress MLAs call off protest over farmer issue in Madhya Pradesh House

Failing to get an assurance from the Madhya Pradesh government on the issue of compensation for rain and hailstorm-hit farmers, the Congress MLAs on Friday called off their agitation after staging a three-day protest in the state A.

Mar 27, 2015, 11:52 AM IST

Congress MLAs begin hunger strike in MP Assembly

Intensifying their protest on the issue of compensation for rain and hailstorm-hit farmers, the Congress MLAs Thursday began an indefinite hunger strike in the well of the Madhya Pradesh Assembly.

Mar 26, 2015, 13:30 PM IST

Congress intensifies sit-in protest in MP Legislative Assembly

Congress on Wednesday intensified its protest on the issue of compensating farmers affected by rain and hailstorm as the party MLAs continued to stage a sit-in in the well of Madhya Pradesh Assembly which began last evening.

Mar 25, 2015, 19:43 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh Assembly abruptly adjourned sine die after ruckus over MPPEB scam​

 Madhya Pradesh Assembly's budget session was on Thursday abruptly adjourned sine die 29 days ahead of schedule amid continuing pandemonium over MP Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) scam during which the state's 2015-16 budget was passed by voice vote.

Feb 26, 2015, 16:56 PM IST

Cong alleges nepotism in MCNUJC appointments

The Leader of Opposition in the Madhya Pradesh Assembly, Satyadev Katare has alleged nepotism at the behest of BJP and RSS leaders in various appointments being done at the Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University of Journalism and Communication (MCNUJC) here.

Feb 16, 2014, 13:53 PM IST

MP most qualified among four new Assemblies; Delhi comes last

Delhi may be known as a modern metropolitan city, but it comes last among the four newly elected state assemblies in terms of qualification of their MLAs and the top honours is claimed by Madhya Pradesh.

Dec 09, 2013, 17:42 PM IST

55 MLAs in MP have criminal cases against them

Criminal cases are registered against 55 MLAs, including some ministers, out of the 219 members in Madhya Pradesh Assembly, according to a survey.

Oct 06, 2013, 15:12 PM IST

MP Assembly adjourned sine die over Swiss woman gang-rape

Madhya Pradesh Assembly was on Tuesday adjourned sine die three days before schedule following ruckus and uproarious scenes.

Mar 19, 2013, 13:53 PM IST

Congress walks out from MP House over school boy`s murder

The party also demanded resignation of Home Minister Uma Shankar Gupta and suspension of concerned police officials in the matter.

Mar 07, 2013, 17:38 PM IST

House adjourned over discussion on crop damage

Madhya Pradesh Assembly was adjourned Thursday for half-an-hour following ruckus by Opposition Congress during the Question Hour for holding discussion on the issue of hailstorm and frost affected crops hitting farmers.

Feb 21, 2013, 22:23 PM IST

Oppn stages walkout over tribals` land acquisition

Opposition Congress on Thursday staged a walkout from the Madhya Pradesh Assembly on the issue during the Question Hour.

Dec 13, 2012, 14:03 PM IST