Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Amid Padmavati outrage, Chouhan vows to build a memorial for ‘Rashtramata’

The BJP leader has also decided to launch an award in the name of Queen Padmavati.

Nov 21, 2017, 12:53 PM IST

'Padmavati' row: Madhya Pradesh, Punjab CMs join chorus of protests, Mamata calls it 'super emergency'

Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee criticised the protests, alleging there was a "calculated plan" of a political party to destroy freedom of expression.

Nov 21, 2017, 00:47 AM IST

No screening of 'Padmavati' in MP: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that film Padmavati will not be screened in MP till all objectionable scenes in the movie are removed. Chouhan also declared that a memorial of Rani padmini will be made in the state.

Nov 20, 2017, 15:30 PM IST

Padmavati not to be screened in Madhya Pradesh historical facts are 'distorted': Shivraj Singh Chouhan

The film Padmavati has been facing controversy since director Sanjay Leela Bhansali started its shooting earlier this year.

Nov 20, 2017, 14:52 PM IST

Bhopal gangrape fallout: CM announces closure of liquor shops near girls' hostels, schools

Facing flak over the alleged gangrape of a 19-year-old woman here, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has announced the closure of liquor shops located near girls' hostels, religious places and schools across the state.

Nov 14, 2017, 19:07 PM IST

Will introspect Chitrakoot bypoll loss, says Shivraj Singh Chouhan

The Congress on Sunday retained the Chitrakoot Assembly constituency in Madhya Pradesh.

Nov 12, 2017, 23:54 PM IST

MP: Public buses to have CCTVs, liquor shops near schools to be shut

The MP CM has directed the state's Chief Secretary and the Director General of Police to review women's security every Monday.

Nov 09, 2017, 19:14 PM IST

Bhopal gang-rape case fallout: 10 police officers shifted

In the latest development in the Bhopal gang-rape case, 10 top police officers have been transferred or removed from their posts.

Nov 05, 2017, 16:05 PM IST

Bhopal gang-rape victim wants rapists to be hanged on streets

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Saturday announced that a Special Investigation (SIT) has been formed to probe the gang-rape case.

Nov 05, 2017, 10:01 AM IST

Bhopal gang-rape: Shivraj Singh Chouhan orders SIT probe, assures action against negligent policemen

A 19-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped for three hours by four men in the state capital Tuesday evening.

Nov 04, 2017, 10:45 AM IST

Bhopal gang-rape: 19-year-old girl sexually assaulted for 3 hours, CM orders trial in fast-track court

In a shocking incident, a 19-year-old girl student was gang-raped for three hours in the Madhya Pradesh capital on Tuesday night.

Nov 03, 2017, 14:34 PM IST

Here for marketing of Madhya Pradesh: Shivraj Chouhan defends 'roads better than US' comment

Despite being trolled for his comments on Madhya Pradesh roads being better than roads in Washington, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has defended his statement calling it a fact.

Oct 27, 2017, 12:29 PM IST

India will soon overtake China’s economy under PM Modi's leadership: Shivraj Chouhan

Chouhan, who is currently on a six-day visit to the US, announced the Friends of Madhya Pradesh Summit in January, 2018

Oct 26, 2017, 08:23 AM IST

Shivraj's 'MP roads are better than US' remark backfires, CM gets trolled

Shivraj Singh Chouhan, who is on a six-day visit to the US, had said that he was not much impressed by the state of roads in Washington DC.

Oct 25, 2017, 12:39 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh roads are better than that of United States: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Shivraj Singh Chouhan called Madhya Pradesh a land of opportunities on Tuesday.

Oct 24, 2017, 23:48 PM IST

Shivraj Singh Chouhan attacks China in US, says 'India no longer a country of 1962'

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday vehemently attacked Pakistan and China, saying India today is different from what it used to be in 1962 and affirmed that the country "would not spare" anyone on the issue of terrorism.

Oct 23, 2017, 08:52 AM IST

Madhya Pradesh govt cuts VAT on petrol and diesel

The decision would cause a revenue loss of about Rs 1,000 crore to the state exchequer in the remaining six months of the current fiscal, he said.

Oct 13, 2017, 14:59 PM IST

Madhya Pradesh: Rs 2 lakhs for every widow's remarriage

State chief minister announced that October 12 will be celebrated as `Ladli Siksha Parv`

Oct 09, 2017, 06:47 AM IST

Would consider giving housing facility to electronic, photo journalists: MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

He said he would also deliberate over converting the government land leased to the RPGNSS for (print) journalists housing colony into a free hold property.

Sep 24, 2017, 19:51 PM IST

Madarsas should also impart modern education: Madhya Pradesh CM

Chouhan, while addressing the 20th foundation day of Madhya Pradesh Madarsa Board here yesterday, also announced to raise the annual infrastructure development fund of each madarsa in the state from Rs 25,000 to Rs 50,000.

Sep 23, 2017, 17:10 PM IST