Madhya Pradesh Assembly

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

13 Mar 2020

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.

MP: Congress MLA resigns, increases woes of CM Kamal Nath

06 Mar 2020

MP: Congress MLA resigns, increases woes of CM Kamal Nath

Congress took a sigh of relief in Madhya Pradesh, thinking the worst was over as six MLAs, whom it claimed were "poached" by the BJP, returned home.

MP: Two BJP MLAs vote in favor of Congress Bill

25 Jul 2019

MP: Two BJP MLAs vote in favor of Congress Bill

In an interesting turn of events, two BJP MLAs, Sharad Kol, and Narayan Tripathi voted in favor of a Congress Bill in the Madhya Pradesh Assembly on Wednesday.

As Anganwadis struggle, MP government spends money on ministers' bungalows

13 Jul 2019

As Anganwadis struggle, MP government spends money on ministers' bungalows

The Madhya Pradesh government, run by Congress leader Kamal Nath, has its priorities straight and Anganwadis don't make the cut.

Jaitley defends demonetization, dubs it an 'ethical move not political'

17 Nov 2018

Jaitley defends demonetization, dubs it an 'ethical move not political'

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today defended demonetization, saying it was a "highly ethical" move and not a political one.

Congress' promise in MP: Won't allow RSS-shakhas in government buildings

11 Nov 2018

Congress' promise in MP: Won't allow RSS-shakhas in government buildings

The Congress released its manifesto for Madhya Pradesh assembly elections on Saturday and one of the promises was related to Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sena (RSS).

MP: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan's brother-in-law joins Congress

03 Nov 2018

MP: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan's brother-in-law joins Congress

In a major jolt to the Bharatiya Janata Party ahead of the Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections, the brother-in-law of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Sanjay Singh, joined Congress on Saturday.

Madhya Pradesh Assembly polls: Congress likely to repeat 42 MLAs

20 Oct 2018

Madhya Pradesh Assembly polls: Congress likely to repeat 42 MLAs

While the ruling BJP is thinking of not giving tickets to 70-80 of its sitting MLAs for the forthcoming Assembly polls in Madhya Pradesh, the opposition Congress is almost ready to re-nominate 42 out of its 57 legislators.

Bhopal: 3-year-old girl sexually abused in school van; conductor held

21 Sep 2018

Bhopal: 3-year-old girl sexually abused in school van; conductor held

A three-year-old girl was allegedly sexually abused in a school van by its conductor, who was detained, police said today.

MP: AAP's Sanjay Singh alleges attack on vehicle in Chhindwara

11 Sep 2018

MP: AAP's Sanjay Singh alleges attack on vehicle in Chhindwara

Senior AAP leader Sanjay Singh, who is in Madhya Pradesh to campaign for Assembly polls, alleged that his vehicle was attacked in Chhindwara district today.

BJP to launch MP poll campaign at 'Mahakumbh' next month

27 Aug 2018

BJP to launch MP poll campaign at 'Mahakumbh' next month

The BJP would launch its campaign for the Madhya Pradesh Assembly polls at a convention to be held in Bhopal on September 25.

Use this app to review politicians based on their work

14 Jun 2018

Use this app to review politicians based on their work

Today, I got to know about a recently-launched rating app for politicians called the Neta App, using which its creator, Pratham Mittal predicted the hung assembly in Karnataka.

SP to run its cycle in MP, contesting 230 seats

23 May 2018

SP to run its cycle in MP, contesting 230 seats

The Samajwadi Party is primed to contest all 230 seats in the Madhya Pradesh Assembly polls scheduled later this year.