Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Banning film not correct, will take call on Padmavati release after Censor Board's decision: Manohar Lal Khattar

Banning film not correct, will take call on Padmavati release after Censor Board's decision: Manohar Lal Khattar

Amid rumours that there was a romantic dream sequence between Padmavati and Alauddin Khilji's characters, various Rajput and other groups have been protesting against the film, alleging it "distorts" history and hurts the sentiments of the people.

Nov 22, 2017, 14:20 PM IST
Nathuram Godse a 'Mahapurush'? Never said so: BJP minister

Nathuram Godse a 'Mahapurush'? Never said so: BJP minister

BJP minister Lal Singh Arya has categorically denied calling Nathuram Godse, the assassin of Mahatma Gandhi, a “Mahapurush”.

Nov 22, 2017, 08:43 AM IST
Now, Maharashtra Minister wants ban on Padmavati; Ranveer Singh says 200 percent with Sanjay Leela Bhansali

Now, Maharashtra Minister wants ban on Padmavati; Ranveer Singh says 200 percent with Sanjay Leela Bhansali

The film starring Deepika Padukone as Rani Padmavati, Shahid Kapoor as Maharawal Ratan Singh and Ranveer Singh as Sultan Alauddin Khilji was earlier scheduled to release on December 1.

Nov 22, 2017, 07:01 AM IST

MP CM orders action against police officers accused of sexual harassment

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan ordered the authorities on Tuesday to take strict action against the two police officers who allegedly sexually assaulted two women, including a police constable.

Nov 22, 2017, 00:07 AM IST
Congress attacks BJP over MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan's 'Padmavati' remark

Congress attacks BJP over MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan's 'Padmavati' remark

The Congress party on Tuesday slammed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's claim that he would not allow 'Padmavati' movie to be released in the state.

Nov 21, 2017, 19:18 PM IST
Amid Padmavati outrage, Chouhan vows to build a memorial for ‘Rashtramata’

Amid Padmavati outrage, Chouhan vows to build a memorial for ‘Rashtramata’

The BJP leader has also decided to launch an award in the name of Queen Padmavati.

Nov 21, 2017, 12:53 PM IST

'Padmavati' row: Madhya Pradesh, Punjab CMs join chorus of protests, Mamata calls it 'super emergency'

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee criticised the protests, alleging there was a "calculated plan" of a political party to destroy freedom of expression.

Nov 21, 2017, 00:47 AM IST

No screening of 'Padmavati' in MP: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that film Padmavati will not be screened in MP till all objectionable scenes in the movie are removed. Chouhan also declared that a memorial of Rani padmini will be made in the state.

Nov 20, 2017, 15:30 PM IST
Padmavati not to be screened in Madhya Pradesh historical facts are 'distorted': Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Padmavati not to be screened in Madhya Pradesh historical facts are 'distorted': Shivraj Singh Chouhan

The film Padmavati has been facing controversy since director Sanjay Leela Bhansali started its shooting earlier this year.

Nov 20, 2017, 14:52 PM IST

Bhopal gangrape fallout: CM announces closure of liquor shops near girls' hostels, schools

Facing flak over the alleged gangrape of a 19-year-old woman here, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has announced the closure of liquor shops located near girls' hostels, religious places and schools across the state.

Nov 14, 2017, 19:07 PM IST
Will introspect Chitrakoot bypoll loss, says Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Will introspect Chitrakoot bypoll loss, says Shivraj Singh Chouhan

The Congress on Sunday retained the Chitrakoot Assembly constituency in Madhya Pradesh.

Nov 12, 2017, 23:54 PM IST
MP: Public buses to have CCTVs, liquor shops near schools to be shut

MP: Public buses to have CCTVs, liquor shops near schools to be shut

The MP CM has directed the state's Chief Secretary and the Director General of Police to review women's security every Monday.

Nov 09, 2017, 19:14 PM IST

Bhopal gang-rape case fallout: 10 police officers shifted

In the latest development in the Bhopal gang-rape case, 10 top police officers have been transferred or removed from their posts.

Nov 05, 2017, 16:05 PM IST
Bhopal gang-rape victim wants rapists to be hanged on streets

Bhopal gang-rape victim wants rapists to be hanged on streets

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Saturday announced that a Special Investigation (SIT) has been formed to probe the gang-rape case.

Nov 05, 2017, 10:01 AM IST
Bhopal gang-rape: Shivraj Singh Chouhan orders SIT probe, assures action against negligent policemen

Bhopal gang-rape: Shivraj Singh Chouhan orders SIT probe, assures action against negligent policemen

A 19-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped for three hours by four men in the state capital Tuesday evening.

Nov 04, 2017, 10:45 AM IST
Bhopal gang-rape: 19-year-old girl sexually assaulted for 3 hours, CM orders trial in fast-track court

Bhopal gang-rape: 19-year-old girl sexually assaulted for 3 hours, CM orders trial in fast-track court

In a shocking incident, a 19-year-old girl student was gang-raped for three hours in the Madhya Pradesh capital on Tuesday night.

Nov 03, 2017, 14:34 PM IST
Here for marketing of Madhya Pradesh: Shivraj Chouhan defends 'roads better than US' comment

Here for marketing of Madhya Pradesh: Shivraj Chouhan defends 'roads better than US' comment

Despite being trolled for his comments on Madhya Pradesh roads being better than roads in Washington, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has defended his statement calling it a fact.

Oct 27, 2017, 12:29 PM IST
India will soon overtake China’s economy under PM Modi's leadership: Shivraj Chouhan

India will soon overtake China’s economy under PM Modi's leadership: Shivraj Chouhan

Chouhan, who is currently on a six-day visit to the US, announced the Friends of Madhya Pradesh Summit in January, 2018

Oct 26, 2017, 08:23 AM IST
Shivraj's 'MP roads are better than US' remark backfires, CM gets trolled

Shivraj's 'MP roads are better than US' remark backfires, CM gets trolled

Shivraj Singh Chouhan, who is on a six-day visit to the US, had said that he was not much impressed by the state of roads in Washington DC.

Oct 25, 2017, 12:39 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh roads are better than that of United States: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Madhya Pradesh roads are better than that of United States: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Shivraj Singh Chouhan called Madhya Pradesh a land of opportunities on Tuesday.

Oct 24, 2017, 23:48 PM IST

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