Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Madhya Pradesh to build 20 lakh houses for poor: CM Chouhan

 Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today said his government will build 20 lakh houses over the next two years for the urban and rural poor.

Apr 28, 2017, 18:24 PM IST
Congress' Kamal Nath to join BJP? Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan has to say this

Congress' Kamal Nath to join BJP? Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan has to say this

Congress leader Kamal Nath is into his ninth term in Lok Sabha.

Apr 21, 2017, 15:19 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi to attend 'Namami Devi Narmade' concluding ceremony in MP

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be attending the concluding ceremony of Narmada river conservation awareness programme next month at Amarkantak in Madhya Pradesh, according to Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan.

Apr 18, 2017, 15:03 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh bans plastic/polythene bags from May 1

Madhya Pradesh government on Tuesday decided to ban plastic/polythene carry bags across the state from May 1 saying that its consumption results in large number of cow deaths.

Apr 11, 2017, 15:51 PM IST
All liquor shops across MP to be shut down in phases: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

All liquor shops across MP to be shut down in phases: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Madhya Pradesh is headed towards total prohibition with Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan announcing that all liquor shops would be closed across the state in a phased manner.

Apr 10, 2017, 15:13 PM IST
Shivraj Singh Chouhan appreciates Akshay Kumar for support to Open Defecation Free programme

Shivraj Singh Chouhan appreciates Akshay Kumar for support to Open Defecation Free programme

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has praised actor Akshay Kumar's support to the Open Defecation Free (ODF) programme of the central and state governments.

Apr 04, 2017, 13:35 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh Govt vows to reform Romeos, bring bill to hang rapists

Madhya Pradesh Govt vows to reform Romeos, bring bill to hang rapists

After Uttar Pradesh, it is now the turn of the Madhya Pradesh government to crackdown on Romeos with Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan promising to reform "majnus" and bring about a legislation to hang those raping minors.

Apr 01, 2017, 12:25 PM IST
Sanskrit to be made compulsory from Class 1-12 in BJP-ruled Madhya Pradesh: Report

Sanskrit to be made compulsory from Class 1-12 in BJP-ruled Madhya Pradesh: Report

The Madhya Pradesh government of Chief Minister Shivraj Chouhan is contemplating making Sanskrit compulsory from Class I till XII. 

Mar 30, 2017, 15:59 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
Digvijaya Singh suggests IPL to drop cheerleaders, play tunes in praise of Lord Rama

Digvijaya Singh suggests IPL to drop cheerleaders, play tunes in praise of Lord Rama

Singh said Madhya Pradesh CM did not want to give entertainment tax exemption to three IPL matches to be played in Indore next month as he was averse to the idea of cheerleaders in the popular T20 tournament.

Mar 26, 2017, 15:43 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh High Court Chief Justice sworn in

Justice Hemant Gupta was on Saturday sworn in as the 23rd Chief Justice of the Madhya Pradesh High Court.

Mar 18, 2017, 15:36 PM IST
Widows to be called 'Kalyanis' in all official documents in Madhya Pradesh: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Widows to be called 'Kalyanis' in all official documents in Madhya Pradesh: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

The Madhya Pradesh government has announced that widows in the state will be referred to as "Kalyanis" in all official documents, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said.

Mar 09, 2017, 14:49 PM IST
Bhopal-Ujjain passenger train blast: Pipe bomb used for explosion, confirms MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Bhopal-Ujjain passenger train blast: Pipe bomb used for explosion, confirms MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

A pipe bomb was used for the blast in the Bhopal-Ujjain passenger train, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said on Wednesday.

Mar 08, 2017, 14:37 PM IST
Bhopal-Ujjain train blast: MP CM makes shocking revelations, says Islamic State agents used pipe bomb, sent pictures to Syria

Bhopal-Ujjain train blast: MP CM makes shocking revelations, says Islamic State agents used pipe bomb, sent pictures to Syria

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan climed on Wednesday that that three Islamic State operatives had placed the pipe bomb in the Bhopal-Ujjain train and sent picturs of the same to Syria.

Mar 08, 2017, 11:21 AM IST

Madhya Pradesh Assembly pays tributes to departed leaders; adjourned

Madhya Pradesh Assembly was adjourned on the second day of the budget session today after paying tributes to departed leaders including BJP veteran and former State Chief Minister Sundarlal Patwa.

Feb 22, 2017, 14:17 PM IST
Shivraj Singh Chouhan takes a dig at Akhilesh, says 'agar kaam bolta to cycle haath kyun pakadti'

Shivraj Singh Chouhan takes a dig at Akhilesh, says 'agar kaam bolta to cycle haath kyun pakadti'

BJP and Mayawati's Bahujan Samaj Party have repeatedly termed the Samajwadi Party-Congress grouping as an opportunistic alliance.

Feb 21, 2017, 21:44 PM IST

Waterways transportation to begin around Narmada in Madhya Pradesh

 Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that waterways transportation would be started around river Narmada in the state.

Feb 16, 2017, 14:28 PM IST

Morena prison break: Jailor, five others suspended

Madhya Pradesh government has suspended Morena prison jailor Vijay Maurya and five other officials and employees a day after two under trial prisoners escaped from the district facility.

Feb 14, 2017, 14:33 PM IST
Amitabh Bachchan roots for Shivraj Singh Chouhan's Namami Devi Narmade’ campaign

Amitabh Bachchan roots for Shivraj Singh Chouhan's Namami Devi Narmade’ campaign

Initiatives like Narmada Sewa Yatra will not only purify our rivers, but will also hand over clean rivers to upcoming generations.

Feb 01, 2017, 16:05 PM IST
Polythene to be banned in Madhya Pradesh from May 1: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Polythene to be banned in Madhya Pradesh from May 1: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Thursday announced that polythene would be banned in the state from May 1.

Jan 26, 2017, 23:35 PM IST