Madhya Pradesh News

Locals first: MP CM Kamal Nath maintains stand on migrants from UP, Bihar

Locals first: MP CM Kamal Nath maintains stand on migrants from UP, Bihar

"What is new about what I said? Local people must receive preference."

Dec 19, 2018, 18:17 PM IST
Vyapam scam: CBI Court sentences accused Manoj to 5 years in jail

Vyapam scam: CBI Court sentences accused Manoj to 5 years in jail

A Central Bureau of Investigation Court in Indore has sent Manoj, an accused in the Vyapam scam case, to five years in jail. 

Dec 18, 2018, 17:35 PM IST
Divisive politics: Kamal Nath slammed for remark on migrants from UP, Bihar

Divisive politics: Kamal Nath slammed for remark on migrants from UP, Bihar

Kamal Nath, on Day 1 as CM, had said people from UP and Bihar work in Madhya Pradesh but locals don't get jobs.

Dec 18, 2018, 17:26 PM IST
Two factory employees held for killing 7-year-old boy in MP

Two factory employees held for killing 7-year-old boy in MP

A detailed investigation into the matter is underway.

Dec 17, 2018, 23:38 PM IST
People from Bihar, UP come to MP but locals don't get jobs here: CM Kamal Nath

People from Bihar, UP come to MP but locals don't get jobs here: CM Kamal Nath

Kamal Nath has said that schemes of providing incentives of investment will only be imposed after 70% people from Madhya Pradesh get employment.

Dec 17, 2018, 18:12 PM IST
On Day 1 as CM, Kamal Nath clears the way for farm loan waivers in MP

On Day 1 as CM, Kamal Nath clears the way for farm loan waivers in MP

A major part of the pre-poll promises, waiving off farmer loans had been a cornerstone in the Congress manifesto for Madhya Pradesh. 

Dec 17, 2018, 16:56 PM IST
Kamal Nath takes oath as Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister

Kamal Nath takes oath as Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister

Senior Congress leader Kamal Nath on Monday took oath as the Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh in the presence of several UPA leaders, including Congress president Rahul Gandhi, at the Jamboree Maidan

Dec 17, 2018, 14:35 PM IST
Opposition leaders to attend oath-taking ceremony of Ashok Gehlot, Kamal Nath as CMs of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh

Opposition leaders to attend oath-taking ceremony of Ashok Gehlot, Kamal Nath as CMs of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh

On December 11, the Congress emerged as the single largest party by winning 99 out of 199 seats in Rajasthan while in MP, the grand old party won 114 seats but fell short of the majority mark of 116.

Dec 16, 2018, 16:17 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh: 25% Congress MLAs, 14% from BJP face serious criminal charges

Madhya Pradesh: 25% Congress MLAs, 14% from BJP face serious criminal charges

Apart from MLAs facing criminal charges, there's a large chunk of the newly-elected members in Madhya Pradesh Assembly who are crorepatis.

Dec 15, 2018, 09:23 AM IST
Kamal Nath to be sworn in as Madhya Pradesh CM on December 17

Kamal Nath to be sworn in as Madhya Pradesh CM on December 17

Kamal Nath told reporters after meeting Governor Anandiben Patel that the ceremony will be held in the Lal Parade Ground in Bhopal.

Dec 14, 2018, 16:01 PM IST
Delhi? No, will live and die in Madhya Pradesh: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Delhi? No, will live and die in Madhya Pradesh: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Three-time-CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan says he plans to lead a constructive opposition in Madhya Pradesh.

Dec 13, 2018, 15:43 PM IST
Kamal Nath pips Jyotiraditya Scindia in race to be next Madhya Pradesh CM

Kamal Nath pips Jyotiraditya Scindia in race to be next Madhya Pradesh CM

"This post is a milestone for me. I thank Jyotiraditya Scindia for his support."

Dec 12, 2018, 18:11 PM IST
Only I am responsible for our defeat in MP: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Only I am responsible for our defeat in MP: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Shivraj Singh Chouhan's 15-year-tenure as chief minister of Madhya Pradesh came to an end on Wednesday after BJP lost out to Congress in a tense and topsy-turvey battle.

Dec 12, 2018, 15:39 PM IST
Jyotiraditya Scindia, Kamal Nath: A look at probable Congress CM candidates in Madhya Pradesh

Jyotiraditya Scindia, Kamal Nath: A look at probable Congress CM candidates in Madhya Pradesh

BJP and SP have, meanwhile, extended support to the grand old party in Madhya Pradesh after it fell short of a majority in the state by just two seats.

Dec 12, 2018, 13:44 PM IST
BSP, SP support gives Congress the majority in Madhya Pradesh

BSP, SP support gives Congress the majority in Madhya Pradesh

The Bahujan Samaj Party (BJP) and the Samajwadi Party on Wednesday extended support to the Congress in Madhya Pradesh which fell short of a majority in Madhya Pradesh by just two seats. Having fallen

Dec 12, 2018, 12:10 PM IST
BSP will support Congress in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh: Mayawati

BSP will support Congress in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh: Mayawati

The Bahujan Samaj Party won two seats in Madhya Pradesh.

Dec 12, 2018, 11:29 AM IST
Madhya Pradesh Assembly Election throws up hung Assembly, Congress edges out BJP to emerge single-largest

Madhya Pradesh Assembly Election throws up hung Assembly, Congress edges out BJP to emerge single-largest

Congress has made a comeback in the state after a gap of 15 years. 

Dec 12, 2018, 09:03 AM IST
As Congress claims stake to form government in Madhya Pradesh, small parties and independents hold the key

As Congress claims stake to form government in Madhya Pradesh, small parties and independents hold the key

The resurgent Congress made significant gains in the Assembly elections, bellowing out a blow to the BJP in Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan too. 

Dec 12, 2018, 07:28 AM IST
Madhya Pradesh Governor refuses audience to Congress, says will wait for final official results

Madhya Pradesh Governor refuses audience to Congress, says will wait for final official results

In a letter to the MP Governor, Congress state president Kamal Nath stated that the Congress party has "emerged as the single largest party with majority support".

Dec 12, 2018, 00:06 AM IST
Madhya Pradesh elections 2018 prominent winners and losers

Madhya Pradesh elections 2018 prominent winners and losers

The latest trends show that Chief Minister and BJP candidate Shivraj Singh Chouhan is leading from his constituency Budhni

Dec 11, 2018, 12:21 PM IST