Pankaj Chaturvedi: News

13 Mar 2020

Madhya Pradesh

After he joins BJP, forgery case against Jyotiraditya Scindia re-opens

A forgery case, pertaining to the sale of 6,000 sq feet of land, was reopened against newly-inducted BJP member Jyotiraditya Scindia on Thursday, merely a day after he joined the saffron party severing his ties with the Congress.

10 Oct 2019

Madhya Pradesh

After Salman Khurshid, Jyotiraditya Scindia says Congress must introspect

Congress, which was wiped out in general elections of April-May, needs dire introspection, feels its leader Jyotiraditya Scindia.

02 Dec 2018

Madhya Pradesh

EC admits CCTV-cameras didn't work in EVM-strongroom for an hour

In an EVM strongroom in Madhya Pradesh's Bhopal, CCTV cameras did not function for over an hour as there was a power cut, the Election Commission has stated.

29 Oct 2018

Madhya Pradesh

'Shiv Bhakt' RaGa visits Mahakaleshwar Temple; begins two-day MP tour

Congress President Rahul Gandhi began his two-day tour of the politically significant Malwa-Nimar region in the poll-bound Madhya Pradesh today by offering prayers at the famous Mahakaleshwar Temple.

17 Sep 2018


Madhya Pradesh: Rahul Gandhi launches poll campaign with road show

On Monday, Congress President Rahul Gandhi launched the party's poll campaign in Madhya Pradesh, a major BJP bastion, with a road show in Bhopal.

06 May 2018

Madhya Pradesh

MP Assembly polls: Congress leaders to go temple-hopping

Congress leaders would be seeking divine blessings at various temples in Madhya Pradesh in a bid to wrest power from the BJP in the state where the Assembly polls are due later this year.

04 Apr 2018

Madhya Pradesh

MP gives ministerial-status to five saints. They cancel anti-government protests

In a controversial move, the BJP government in MP accorded 'Minister of State' (MoS) status to five Hindu saints, part of a Narmada conservation committee.

04 Mar 2018

Madhya Pradesh

Congress to highlight BJP's 'hollow promises' in MP Assembly polls

The Congress's victory in the recent Assembly bypolls in Madhya Pradesh has made the party upbeat. It has now decided to campaign aggressively against the ruling BJP in the state elections due later this year.

17 Feb 2017


Rajasthan minister says banning tobacco 'foolish'

Rajasthan Health Minister Kali Charan Saraf has called suggestion to ban tobacco in the state as "foolish".