Kamal Nath

Kamal Nath, other Congress leaders have narrow escape as lift crashes in Indore

The incident occurred on Sunday in Indore's DNS Hospital, where Nath along with other party leaders including Sajjan Verma, Jitu Patwari, MLA Vishal Patel and city Congress chief Vivek Bakliwal came to visit ailing party leader Rameshwar Patel. The lift plunged from a height of about 10 feet following which its door was jammed for some time.

Feb 22, 2021, 10:32 AM IST

Two held for murder of former Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath’s relatives in Greater Noida

Narendra Nath, 70, and his wife Suman, 65, were found murdered in the apartment building in Alpha II Sector in Greater Noida on Friday. As per officials, four people were allegedly involved in the killing of the elderly couple related to former Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath. 

Feb 07, 2021, 22:37 PM IST

MP by-election: BJP's Imarti Devi, who came to limelight after Kamal Nath's 'item' remark, loses from Dabra

BJP leader Imarti Devi, who has been in the center of a bitter controversy in the run-up to the by-elections in Madhya Pradesh, lost from Dabra seat.

Nov 10, 2020, 23:08 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh by-polls: SC stays EC order revoking star campaigner status of ex-CM Kamal Nath

"How can you determine who is their leader? It's their power, not EC's power," the Supreme Court asked Election Commission's counsel.

Nov 02, 2020, 16:22 PM IST

Kamal Nath moves SC against EC's decision to revoke his star campaigner status

Former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath on Saturday said that he will approach the Supreme Court challenging the Election Commission's decision to revoke his "star campaigner" status for alleged violations of the model code during the campaign for the bye-polls in 28 assembly constituencies in the state.

Oct 31, 2020, 17:34 PM IST

Election Commission revokes Congress leader Kamal Nath’s star campaigner status for multiple model code violations

The Election Commission on Friday revoked senior Congress leader and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath’s star campaigner status for multiple model code violations

Oct 30, 2020, 17:43 PM IST

Election Commission pulls up Kamal Nath over 'item' jibe, says 'don't use such words in campaigning'

The Election Commission said it of the considered view that Kamal Nath, by making the item remark against BJP minister Imarti Devi, had violated provisions of the model code. 

Oct 27, 2020, 14:42 PM IST

EC issues notice to Kamal Nath over 'item' jibe, seeks explanation within 48 hours

Addressing a poll meeting on Sunday in Gwalior's Dabra town, where the BJP has fielded Imarti Devi, Kamal Nath had said the Congress candidate was a "simple person" unlike his opponent who was an "item".

Oct 21, 2020, 19:59 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi calls Kamal Nath's 'item' remark ‘inappropriate’, ex-MP CM says 'won't apologise'

Senior Congress leader and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath has refused to apologise over his controversial remark in which he had addressed a woman leader Imarti Devi as ‘item’ triggering a severe backlash from BJP and the Mayawati-led BSP.

Oct 20, 2020, 15:56 PM IST

Election Commission seeks detailed report on Kamal Nath's jibe at BJP candidate

Addressing a poll meeting on Sunday in Gwalior's Dabra town where the BJP has fielded Imarti Devi, Kamal Nath said the Congress candidate was a "simple person" unlike the opponent who was an "item".

Oct 20, 2020, 01:48 AM IST

Kamal Nath's 'item' jibe at Imarti Devi triggers outrage; BJP files complaint with Election Commission

A video of senior Congress leader and former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath calling 'item' to a former woman colleague who switched over to the BJP has sparked a controversy. 

Oct 19, 2020, 09:28 AM IST

Digvijaya Singh roars back at Jyotiraditya Scindia, says 'One tiger lives in a forest'

After the BJP lost power in MP in 2018, it was Chouhan who had made the Tiger abhi zinda hai remark to assert he still remains a powerful figure in state politics and will stage a comeback soon.

Jul 03, 2020, 14:35 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh: Shajapur Hospital sealed after 80-yr-old patient tied to bed over non-payment of dues

Shajapur Hospital administration had tied an elderly patient to bed and refused to discharge him for failing to pay a pending bill of 14,000.

Jun 08, 2020, 20:14 PM IST

Shivraj Singh Chouhan sworn in as Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister for the fourth term

The 61-year-old MLA from Budhni was administered the oath of office by Governor Lalji Tandon at 9 pm in a simple function. Chouhan was on the only one to take the oath and is likely to name his cabinet later this week.

Mar 24, 2020, 01:12 AM IST

Shivraj Singh may be elected BJP legislative party leader, take oath as new Madhya Pradesh CM: Sources

The BJP, however, has not made any formal announcement in this regard. 

Mar 23, 2020, 15:37 PM IST

Kamal Nath quits as Madhya Pradesh CM ahead of floor test in assembly, accuses BJP of luring Congress MLAs

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath on Friday (March 20, 2020) blamed the BJP of betraying the people's mandate and triggering a political crisis in the Congress-ruled state. The veteran Congres leader accused the BJP of "murdering democracy" and plotting to pull down his government from the day he took oath on December 17, 2018, after the Congress won 114 seats in the 230-member Madhya Pradesh Assembly.

Mar 20, 2020, 12:34 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh crisis: Kamal Nath-led Congress govt to face floor test at 2 PM today

The Congress government in the state has been on the brink of collapse since last week after 22 MLAs - loyal to Jyotiraditya Scindia, who quit the Congress and joined the BJP last week - resinged.

Mar 20, 2020, 07:41 AM IST

Supreme Court orders floor test in Madhya Pradesh Assembly by 5 PM on Friday

The Supreme Court passed the order while hearing the petition filed by former Madhya Pradesh CM and BJP leader Shivraj Singh Chouhan and others to hold a floor test in the state Assembly.

Mar 19, 2020, 18:31 PM IST

SC on MP crisis: Rebel MLAs cannot be held 'hostage', should be 'free' to make their choice

The court said its primary duty is to independently verify whether the 16 dissident MLAs holed up in Karnataka are being held “captive” or have they gone there as per their will.

Mar 19, 2020, 08:55 AM IST

MP political crisis: SC refuses to meet rebel Congress MLAs, defers hearing till Thursday

During the hearing, the ruling Congress said that a probe is required on the resignations submitted to Speaker by the BJP leaders on behalf of rebel Congress MLAs. 

Mar 18, 2020, 17:00 PM IST