Bundelkhand

BJP`s Shilpi trounces Cong candidate to become Sagar Mayor

BJP on Wednesday defeated Congress in a by-election held for the post of Mayor of Sagar city in the Bundelkhand region.

Jan 08, 2014, 20:34 PM IST

Farmers` suicide in Bundelkhand: Centre, UP response sought

Allahabad High Court has asked Centre and Uttar Pradesh government to file affidavits "indicating the extent to which benefits have been distributed" in Bundelkhand.

Nov 29, 2013, 22:00 PM IST

Farmers` suicide in Bundelkhand: Centre, UP response sought

Allahabad High Court has asked Centre and Uttar Pradesh government to file affidavits "indicating the extent to which benefits have been distributed" in Bundelkhand.

Nov 29, 2013, 22:00 PM IST

I want to be ‘chowkidaar’ of India`s treasury: Narendra Modi

Attacking Congress over the issue of corruption, BJP`s Prime Ministerial nominee Narendra Modi on Friday said he wished to become a `chowkidaar` (watchman) of the people so that "no claws can reach the country`s treasury."

Oct 25, 2013, 21:17 PM IST

Massive preparations for Narendra Modi`s Jhansi rally

The main opposition party, BJP, has worked overtime to accord a warm and stupendous welcome to its Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, who is scheduled to address a rally at Government Inter College ground here on Friday.

Oct 25, 2013, 09:22 AM IST

Jhansi BJP rally: As it happened

Days after addressing a huge rally in Uttar Pradesh`s Kanpur district, the BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi arrived in the Bundelkhand region to reach out to the people here on Friday.

Oct 25, 2013, 09:05 AM IST

Bundelkhand a victim of BJP`s India shining `politics`: Rahul Gandhi

Slamming BJP Rahul Gandhi reached out to the poor and rural youths in Bundelkhand, hard-selling the UPA`s flagship schemes of food security, land acquisition and job guarantee programme MNREGA.

Oct 24, 2013, 16:57 PM IST

Govt rules out creation of more states

The Government has no plans to create new states like Bodoland, Gorkhaland, Vidarbha or Bundelkhand on the lines of the proposed Telangana state, Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday.

Aug 27, 2013, 15:08 PM IST

Cabinet may approve Central Agri varsity in Bundelkhand

Cabinet will consider a proposal to set up Rani Lakshmi Bai Central Agricultural University at Jhansi, on Wednesday in its meeting.

Aug 21, 2013, 20:26 PM IST

If needed, Will support demand for separate Bundelkhand: Beni

Beni Prasad Verma on Thursday expressed concern over the backwardness of Bundelkhand region and said that if required, he would support the demand for a separate state to be set up there.

Aug 08, 2013, 23:40 PM IST

Congress virtually rules out carving out more states

Amid demands for creation of several smaller states in the backdrop of decision on separate Telangana, Congress on Tuesday virtually ruled out such possibilities.

Jul 30, 2013, 21:36 PM IST

MP Cong slams govt for poor work in Bundelkhand

Madhya Pradesh Congress unit Tuesday alleged that the works conducted under the Bundelkhand package in the region were of poor quality.

Jul 02, 2013, 14:15 PM IST

NHRC seeks report from MP govt on trafficking of girls

Concerned over reports of 2,230 dalit and adivasi girls going missing from 5 districts of Madhya Pradesh in 7 years, National Human Rights Commission asked for status report from state government.

Mar 07, 2013, 17:31 PM IST

JD-U takes dig at Rahul, Akhilesh over farmers` plight

JD-U on Thursday took a dig at Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav over the plight for farmers in Bhatta Parsaul and Bundelkhand.

Jul 26, 2012, 14:57 PM IST

MP govt to allot land to NTPC for new plant

Madhya Pradesh Government has decided to allot land to the public sector power major NTPC to set up a 6x660 MW Super Thermal Power Plant.

Jul 25, 2012, 12:07 PM IST

UP govt requests Centre for more AIIMS like institutions

The Uttar Pradesh government on Friday said that it has requested the Centre to establish AIIMS like institutions at Purvanchal, Bundelkhand and Rohailkhand.

Jun 15, 2012, 15:41 PM IST

Set up AIIMS in Bundelkhand, Rohilkhand: Akhilesh

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav asked the Centre to set up an AIIMS in impoverished Bundelkhand, Rohilkhand and Poorvanchal areas of the state along with Rae Bareli.

May 17, 2012, 21:44 PM IST

MP BJP not for separate Bundelkhand state

Madhya Pradesh BJP said
that it is not in favour of a separate Bundelkhand state
saying that it is not an economically viable move.

Apr 08, 2012, 15:55 PM IST

Bollywood to Bundelkhand: Reel couple in poll fray

Raja Bundela`s journey for a separate Bundelkhand state has made him realise that his odds of winning UP polls are stacked against him.

Feb 21, 2012, 18:54 PM IST

Rahul blames BSP, SP for Bundelkhand plight

Blaming the BSP and Samajwadi
Party for neglecting the plight of Bundelkhand, Congress
general secretary Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said the Centre took the
initiative and provided a Rs 8,000 crore package to the region.

Feb 14, 2012, 14:14 PM IST