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Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections

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

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

Madhya Pradesh Assembly election results: Close contest likely as counting of votes begins at 8 am

Incumbent Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has exuded confidence of winning the state for the BJP again.

Dec 11, 2018, 06:15 AM IST

Full list of Madhya Pradesh MLAs

Madhya Pradesh is a 230-member constituency and the incumbent Shivraj Singh Chouhan government is up against the Congress, led by state chief Kamal Nath. 

Dec 10, 2018, 17:06 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections 2018: A look at Bharatiya Janata Party BJP, Congress heavyweights

Shivraj Singh Chouhan has exuded confidence of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) making a comeback in the state for the fourth time as the Chief Minister.

Dec 10, 2018, 14:48 PM IST

Telangana, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Mizoram Assembly election results 2018 live updates

The five states went to polls in November and early December.

Dec 10, 2018, 12:14 PM IST

Shivraj Singh Chouhan's remarks might have damaged party's prospects in Madhya Pradesh: BJP MP

The exit polls might turn out to wrong, but they also don’t meet expectations, says BJP leader Raghunandan Sharma.

Dec 10, 2018, 09:19 AM IST

No webcasting, Wifi at counting centres, says Madhya Pradesh Chief Electoral Officer

Madhya Pradesh went for voting on November 28, and the results will be announced on December 11.

Dec 10, 2018, 08:57 AM IST

Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections: A day ahead of polling, Shivraj Singh Chouhan took coffee break with family, enjoyed sambhar vada

The MP went to the Indian Coffee House - a popular eatery in Indore - to spend some quality time with family.

Nov 28, 2018, 11:45 AM IST

Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections: Cast your votes because it’s time for change, says Rahul Gandhi

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday urged the people of Madhya Pradesh to cast their votes in the Assembly elections, polling for which is underway, claiming that it is the time for “change”.

Nov 28, 2018, 11:07 AM IST

100% confident of BJP getting absolute majority in Madhya Pradesh: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Before casting his vote, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan offered prayers on the banks of river Narmada in Budhni.

Nov 28, 2018, 10:07 AM IST

Modi asks Madhya Pradesh to vote ‘intelligently’, says ‘ensure no Congress candidate wins’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday asked people to vote “intelligently” in the November 28 Assembly elections, asking them to ensure that "not even a single Congress candidate" is elected.

Nov 20, 2018, 17:12 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh Assembly Elections 2018: Digvijay Singh hits out at BJP, challenges Shivraj Singh Chouhan to debate on stage

Singh's comments came after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's veiled attack against him.

Nov 19, 2018, 07:45 AM IST

What BJP has done in 15 years for Madhya Pradesh, Congress couldn't do in 54 years: PM Narendra Modi

The PM said that the upcoming election isn't about who would win or lose but is about the welfare of the people of Madhya Pradesh.

Nov 16, 2018, 16:30 PM IST

Was only trying to warn people of RSS, BJP's disruptive tactics: Kamal Nath on viral video

Kamal Nath is under fire from BJP over his viral video criticising the RSS.

Nov 15, 2018, 07:22 AM IST

CEC says Rs 21.6 crore cash seized in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh so far

Overall, cash and material worth Rs 51.29 crore have been seized in the state so far, Chief Election Commissioner O P Rawat told reporters here Wednesday.

Nov 14, 2018, 22:14 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections: Kamal Nath’s ‘decoration’ remark over women candidates triggers row

We gave tickets to all women candidates who could win. Just for the sake of quota or decoration…we did not choose that path, says Kamal Nath.

Nov 14, 2018, 11:07 AM IST

Sambit Patra slams Congress over 'RSS Shakhas' remark

BJP spokesperson Sambit Patra on Sunday slammed Congress and accused the Rahul Gandhi-led party of being in denial.

Nov 11, 2018, 22:15 PM IST

Butchers acting as cow worshippers just for votes: BJP MLA slams Congress' MP manifesto

Sharma said it was hypocritical of Congress to promise the protection of cows in Madhya Pradesh when their party workers had earlier killed a cow in Kerala. 

Nov 11, 2018, 12:31 PM IST

Congress to not allow RSS 'shakhas' in govt buildings if it comes to power in MP

The Congress released its election manifesto ahead of the upcoming assembly elections with several promises. 

Nov 11, 2018, 08:58 AM IST