Vidisha

24 more newborns die in Madhya Pradesh district hospital

The Uttar Pradesh government on Monday said 49 infants have died in a Farrukhabad hospital in the past 30 days.

Sep 07, 2017, 19:13 PM IST

MP continues to witness intermittent showers

The central and western parts of Madhya Pradesh are still witnessing intermittent showers.

Jul 13, 2016, 09:05 AM IST

Madhya Pradesh floods: Situation worsens in Vidisha

The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) rescued about 150 people from Vrindavan garden last evening who were caught in the flood.

Jul 11, 2016, 12:38 PM IST

Heavy rains cause flood like situation in Madhya Pradesh

A flood like situation has been prevailing in Vidisha, Raisen, Shajapur, Harda, Betul and Sehore districts of Madhya Pardesh, owing to incessant rainfall since Thursday.

Jul 25, 2015, 09:50 AM IST

Vidisha residents celebrate as Satyarthi receives Nobel

A mood of jubilation prevailed in Vidisha on Wednesday as the child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi, who hails from the city, received the Nobel Peace Prize alongwith Malala Yousafzai at a ceremony in Oslo.

Dec 10, 2014, 21:59 PM IST
10 things to know about Noble Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi

10 things to know about Noble Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi

Nobel laureate and child rights crusader Kailash Satyarthi won the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize along with Pakistan's Malala Yousafzai.

Dec 09, 2014, 13:45 PM IST

Celebrations on at Nobel Peace Prize winner Satyarthi's town

As news of Bachpan Bachao Andolan activist Kailash Satyarthi getting the Nobel Peace Prize reached his hometown here on Friday, celebrations broke out with people distributing sweets and bursting firecrackers.

Oct 10, 2014, 20:23 PM IST

All eyes on Sushma Swaraj as 10 LS seats go to polls in MP tomorrow

Madhya Pradesh will hold the third and final phase of Lok Sabha polls on Thursday. In fray will be the remaining 10 out of the total 29 Parliamentary seats.

Apr 23, 2014, 15:28 PM IST

Vidisha: Securing big win challenge before Sushma Swaraj

The 2009 Lok Sabha poll was a cakewalk for BJP leader Sushma Swaraj as the nomination of her Congress rival Rajkumar Patel was cancelled at the eleventh hour in Vidisha constituency but retaining that kind of victory margin is a major challenge before her this time.

Apr 23, 2014, 11:04 AM IST

Final round of polling in Madhya Pradesh on Thursday

Madhya Pradesh will see its final round of balloting with 10 Lok Sabha constituencies going to the polls.

Apr 22, 2014, 12:58 PM IST

Former MP minister withdraws poll nomination from Vidisha

Former Madhya Pradesh minister Rajkumar Patel withdrew his nomination papers, which he had filed for contesting Lok Sabha elections from the Vidisha constituency.

Apr 09, 2014, 19:59 PM IST

2014 elections: Sushma Swaraj files her nomination from Vidisha

Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sushma Swaraj filed her nomination papers for the upcoming General Elections from Vidisha in Madhya Pradesh on Friday.

Apr 04, 2014, 08:57 AM IST

Sushma Swaraj could be next deputy PM: MP minister

n a remark which could ruffle some feathers in the BJP ahead of the General Elections, Madhya Pradesh Tourism Minister Surendra Patwa said that Sushma Swaraj could be the future deputy prime minister if voted to power at the Centre.

Mar 27, 2014, 15:29 PM IST

Shivraj Singh Chouhan`s resignation from Vidisha seat accepted

Madhya Pradesh Assembly Speaker Sitasharan Sharma on Satuday accepted Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan`s resignation from Vidisha constituency.

Jan 11, 2014, 19:04 PM IST

Hand tries hard to dilute saffron colour of Vidisha

Saffron has been the colour of Vidisha for decades with Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan winning the seat numerous times.

Nov 20, 2013, 15:06 PM IST

Five of family killed in fire

Five members of a family, including two women and a four-month-old boy, died of suffocation after a fire broke out at their ground-floor grocery in the main market area here in the wee hours on Monday, police said.

Nov 18, 2013, 16:58 PM IST

Ajay dares MP CM for debate on Congress` charges against govt

Leader of Opposition in Madhya Pradesh Assembly Ajay Singh has dared the state Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan for a debate on the charges levelled against his government by Congress.

Nov 13, 2013, 15:13 PM IST

Shivraj Singh Chouhan files nomination from Vidisha

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Friday filed his nomination papers for the November 25 Assembly Elections from Vidisha constituency.

Nov 08, 2013, 15:24 PM IST

Shivraj Singh Chouhan to contest from Budhni, Vidisha

In a surprise move, the BJP has decided to field Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan from Vidisha seat along with Budhni, from where he has already filed his nomination for the Assembly Elections.

Nov 08, 2013, 11:58 AM IST

Three new medical colleges to be set up in MP

Three new medical colleges, each with a 750-bed hospital, will come up in Ratlam, Shahdol and Vidisha districts of Madhya Pradesh.

Sep 24, 2013, 13:47 PM IST