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Didn't become MP to clean toilets and drains, says BJP's Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur

Didn't become MP to clean toilets and drains, says BJP's Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur

Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur, the newly-elected BJP MP from Madhya Pradesh's Bhopal, on Sunday said that she did not become an MP to get "toilets and drains cleaned".

Jul 21, 2019, 17:34 PM IST
Blade, wire and pen among 33 sharp objects taken out of man’s stomach during surgery

Blade, wire and pen among 33 sharp objects taken out of man’s stomach during surgery

Thirty-year-old Yogesh, who hails from Ishanagar, went to the doctor with complaint of pain in his stomach.

Jul 17, 2019, 12:25 PM IST
25,000 trees in 5 years: How a 72-year-old is turning Madhya Pradesh green

25,000 trees in 5 years: How a 72-year-old is turning Madhya Pradesh green

Dr Rajesh Agrawal's mission began after he noticed that the government spent lakhs on building shops in the transport town but missed to plant a single tree for shade. 

Jul 16, 2019, 07:31 AM IST
Kamal Nath was going to Karnataka but he went to Delhi: Shivraj Singh Chouhan mocks Madhya Pradesh CM

Kamal Nath was going to Karnataka but he went to Delhi: Shivraj Singh Chouhan mocks Madhya Pradesh CM

Senior BJP leader Shivraj Singh Chouhan also raised questions over Madhya Pradesh's government decision to give free land to Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia for his school

Jul 15, 2019, 17:58 PM IST
After Karnataka, Goa crisis; Congress attempts at keeping its MLAs together in Madhya Pradesh

After Karnataka, Goa crisis; Congress attempts at keeping its MLAs together in Madhya Pradesh

Alarmed over political developments first in Karnataka and then in Goa, the ruling Congress party in the state is making all efforts to keep its flock together.

Jul 12, 2019, 18:57 PM IST
Stung by Karnataka, Goa, Congress rushes Scindia to Madhya Pradesh to avert any crisis

Stung by Karnataka, Goa, Congress rushes Scindia to Madhya Pradesh to avert any crisis

According to senior party leaders, Jyotiraditya Scindia arrived in Bhopal on Thursday afternoon and held discussions with Chief Minister Kamal Nath over lunch at his residence.

Jul 11, 2019, 22:47 PM IST
Farmer's son invents zero-electricity water purifier, gets it patented

Farmer's son invents zero-electricity water purifier, gets it patented

India is reeling under a severe water crisis in its history with the country ranking at 120 out of 122 countries in the quality of water. 

Jul 11, 2019, 19:48 PM IST
Kamal Nath moves to avoid a Karnataka-like situation in Madhya Pradesh

Kamal Nath moves to avoid a Karnataka-like situation in Madhya Pradesh

The seven-month-old Congress-led government in Madhya Pradesh is surviving on a wafer-thin majority and Kamal Nath is taking all necessary steps to ward off any threat to his government from the BJP.

Jul 10, 2019, 16:01 PM IST
Priyanka Gandhi ideal candidate for Congress chief, says Madhya Pradesh minister Sajjan Singh Verma

Priyanka Gandhi ideal candidate for Congress chief, says Madhya Pradesh minister Sajjan Singh Verma

Madhya Pradesh Public Works Department (PWD) Minister Sajjan Singh Verma said on Monday that Priyanka Gandhi Vadra is the ideal candidate to become the face of Congress.

Jul 08, 2019, 16:49 PM IST
Muslim officer from Madhya Pradesh wants to change name to escape mob lynching

Muslim officer from Madhya Pradesh wants to change name to escape mob lynching

Expressing fear over the rising incidents of mob lynching in the country, a Muslim bureaucrat in Madhya Pradesh government on Saturday said that he wants to change his name in order to protect

Jul 07, 2019, 12:24 PM IST
Jyotiraditya Scindia resigns as National General Secretary of Congress

Jyotiraditya Scindia resigns as National General Secretary of Congress

Some other senior Congress leaders, including Deepak Babaria and Vivek Tankha have also stepped down from their posts taking moral responsibility for the party's lacklustre performance in Lok Sabha

Jul 07, 2019, 08:04 AM IST
BJP issues showcause notice to Akash Vijayvargiya for thrashing municipal officer with cricket bat

BJP issues showcause notice to Akash Vijayvargiya for thrashing municipal officer with cricket bat

The BJP decided to take strict action against Akash Vijayvargiya after PM Narendra Modi expressed his anger over the incident and said that such actions cannot be tolerated under any circumstances. 

Jul 04, 2019, 17:10 PM IST
After PM Narendra Modi's tough message, BJP may issue showcause notice to Akash Vijayvargiya

After PM Narendra Modi's tough message, BJP may issue showcause notice to Akash Vijayvargiya

On Tuesday, Zee Media had reported that the Madhya Pradesh BJP is planning to take strict action against Akash Vijayvargiya for his misbehaviour in public.

Jul 04, 2019, 15:39 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh BJP may suspend Akash Vijayvargiya after PM Narendra Modi's strong message

Madhya Pradesh BJP may suspend Akash Vijayvargiya after PM Narendra Modi's strong message

Sources told Zee Media that the state unit has held discussions with the party high command over Akash Vijayvargiya's matter and it is expected that the party may suspend him.

Jul 02, 2019, 18:44 PM IST
Kailash Vijayvargiya defends son Akash, says government was at fault

Kailash Vijayvargiya defends son Akash, says government was at fault

Vijayvargiya’s son had been arrested for assaulting municipal officer Dhirendra Singh Bais using a cricket bat in full public view.

Jul 01, 2019, 09:40 AM IST
Hope won't do batting again: BJP MLA Akash Vijayvargiya, who thrashed official with bat, after bail

Hope won't do batting again: BJP MLA Akash Vijayvargiya, who thrashed official with bat, after bail

Akash, son of senior BJP leader Kailash Vijayvargiya, had been granted bail by a Special Court in Bhopal.

Jun 30, 2019, 09:21 AM IST
Special court to hear BJP MLA Akash Vijayvargiya's bail plea tomorrow

Special court to hear BJP MLA Akash Vijayvargiya's bail plea tomorrow

Additional Sessions Judge Suresh Singh asked Indore police to produce diaries of two cases for which Vijayvargiya has been booked: assault and a protest he had led.

Jun 28, 2019, 23:45 PM IST
Kamal Nath slams BJP MLA Akash Vijayvargiya for thrashing Municipal Officer, praises police

Kamal Nath slams BJP MLA Akash Vijayvargiya for thrashing Municipal Officer, praises police

kash was arrested on Wednesday for allegedly thrashing a Municipal Corporation officer who had come for an anti-encroachment drive in Indore, Madhya Pradesh.

Jun 27, 2019, 20:26 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh  government proposes up to 5-year jail term for violence by cow vigilantes

Madhya Pradesh government proposes up to 5-year jail term for violence by cow vigilantes

The Congress-led Madhya Pradesh government has approved a proposal to amend the cow protection law and award jail terms ranging from six months to five years to those who indulge in violence in the

Jun 27, 2019, 14:01 PM IST
Supporters of BJP MLA Akash Vijayvargiya create chaos after his arrest for assaulting public official

Supporters of BJP MLA Akash Vijayvargiya create chaos after his arrest for assaulting public official

One of the supporters of Akash Vijayvargiya poured kerosene on himself and threatened to commit suicide unless the BJP MLA was released.

Jun 27, 2019, 09:28 AM IST