Shivraj Singh Chouhan

WHAT! Govt blames 'ghosts' for farmers' suicides in Madhya Pradesh

Some of the 418 farmers who committed suicide in Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's home district Sehore in the last three years took the extreme step because they were "possessed by ghosts", according to the state government.

Jul 20, 2016, 19:13 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh to have 'Department of Joy'

In a meeting of the council of ministers, chaired by Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, it was also decided that the proposed department would work as a knowledge resource centre on joy.

Jul 16, 2016, 00:07 AM IST

In a first, Madhya Pradesh govt sets up 'Happiness Department'

Madhya Pradesh's Happiness Department will coordinate among other departments and craft policies in a way to increase the level of happiness among its citizens. 

Jul 15, 2016, 15:14 PM IST
'Anand Vibhag', country's first, to make people happy in Madhya Pradesh

'Anand Vibhag', country's first, to make people happy in Madhya Pradesh

The Happiness Department of Madhya Pradesh will coordinate among other departments and craft polices in a way to increase the level of happiness among its citizens

Jul 15, 2016, 15:04 PM IST

556 judges' posts among 4,354 new positions okayed by MP govt

In a bid to accelerate the disposal of cases in lower courts, Madhya Pradesh government has sanctioned 4,354 posts, including those of 231 district judges and 325 civil judges.

Jul 13, 2016, 16:56 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
Rains continue to affect normal lives in Madhya Pradesh; road connectivity badly hit

Rains continue to affect normal lives in Madhya Pradesh; road connectivity badly hit

Rains continued to affect the lives of lakhs of people in several districts of Madhya Pradesh.

Jul 12, 2016, 08:46 AM IST
Flood havoc in MP: Rajnath Singh speaks to CM Chouhan; takes stock of floods situation as toll touches 15

Flood havoc in MP: Rajnath Singh speaks to CM Chouhan; takes stock of floods situation as toll touches 15

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday called Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and took stock of the situation arising out of the floods in the state.

Jul 10, 2016, 18:41 PM IST

Incessant rain claims 11 lives in Madhya Pradesh

As many as 11 people have died due to flood in Madhya Pradesh in the last couple of days as heavy rains continued to lash large parts of the state with Army shifted over 400 deluge-hit people in Satna district to safer places.

Jul 09, 2016, 15:37 PM IST

Digvijay Singh sticks to claim on Pragya-Rajnath meeting, posts pic

Sticking to his claim that Rajnath Singh had met Pragya Thakur, Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Saturday posted on Twitter a photo purportedly showing the Malegaon blast case accused seated beside the Home Minister and Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan.

Jul 09, 2016, 12:58 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh CM's China trip paid for by Communist Party of China

The Chinese government lauded the Madhya Pradesh government's scheme of offering rice, wheat and salt at Re 1 per kg to the poor people. 

Jul 01, 2016, 19:38 PM IST
MP Cabinet reshuffle: BJP veterans Babulal Gaur, Sartaj Singh resign

MP Cabinet reshuffle: BJP veterans Babulal Gaur, Sartaj Singh resign

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Thursday expanded his cabinet inducting nine new ministers.

 

Jun 30, 2016, 18:55 PM IST
MP govt announces education fund for bright students from poor sections

MP govt announces education fund for bright students from poor sections

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan here on Wednesday announced to constitute a Higher Education Assistance Fund for brilliant students belonging to poor sections of the society irrespective of their caste and creed.

Jun 16, 2016, 00:04 AM IST
Vyapam scam: CBI finds no evidence of 'political conspiracy' or 'organized crime', says report

Vyapam scam: CBI finds no evidence of 'political conspiracy' or 'organized crime', says report

The findings have yet to be officially released by the investigation agency.

Jun 15, 2016, 09:14 AM IST

Madhya Pradesh's Tantya Tope Nagar to be developed under Smart City Project, clarifies Shivraj Singh Chouhan

The decision comes a day after the residents of Shivaji Nagar had protested against developing Smart City in Shivaji Nagar and Tulsi Nagar.

May 16, 2016, 23:15 PM IST

Those born in India have two mothers, including Bharat Mata: Mohan Bhagwat

After much political heat was generated by the controversy over the `Bharat Mata ki jai` slogan, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Thursday said those born in India have two mothers: one biological and the other `Bharat Mata`.

May 12, 2016, 21:29 PM IST
Amit Shah to take dip with Dalit sadhus at Kumbh today

Amit Shah to take dip with Dalit sadhus at Kumbh today

BJP national president Amit Shah will go ahead with his plan to take a holy dip, named 'Samrasta Snan' (social harmony bath), with Dalit sadhus in the Shipra river on Wednesday during the ongoing Kumbh Mela in Ujjain despite reservations from some quarters.

May 11, 2016, 08:57 AM IST
Amit Shah to take dip with Dalit sadhus at Kumbh on Wednesday

Amit Shah to take dip with Dalit sadhus at Kumbh on Wednesday

 BJP national president Amit Shah will go ahead with his plan to take a holy dip, named 'Samrasta Snan' (social harmony bath), with Dalit sadhus in the Shipra river on Wednesday during the ongoing Kumbh Mela in Ujjain despite reservations from some quarters.

May 10, 2016, 23:38 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi reviews drought situation in Madhya Pradesh

PM Modi is holding meetings with chief ministers of the drought-affected states to assess the specific requirements of each, and to focus attention on both immediate and long- term measures.

May 10, 2016, 23:02 PM IST
Simhasth Kumbh 2016: MP CM visits tent collapse victims, announces compensation

Simhasth Kumbh 2016: MP CM visits tent collapse victims, announces compensation

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Friday visited those who were injured after several tents collapsed yesterday due to strong winds and heavy rain at the ongoing Simhastha Kumbh Mela here- one of the largest Hindu religious congregations organised in an interval of every 12 years.

May 06, 2016, 09:12 AM IST