Madhya Pradesh

  • Watch: Analysis of early voter trends in Lok Sabha elections Phase III 10-04-2014 12:54 PM

    As many as 91 constituencies voted in the third phase of the Lok Sabha elections on Thursday. ...
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    With the elections 2014 about to be announced, the Election Tracker is back on CNN-IBN. CNN-IBN-Lokniti-CSDS National Election Tracker brings the mood of key swing states ahead of the Lok Sabha elections. Tonight we will focus on Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Maharashtra. ...
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    News has a new destination. News18.com is one place where you can find all the regional news from the states of Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand. Apart from regional news, one can also access news from cricket, movies, sports, business and Technology. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show 12-01-2014 05:17 PM

    This week, stories that expose injustice and inefficiency across the country. A woman fights for justice, a villager in Madhya Pradesh is using his mobile phone to save the environment around his village, Video Volunteers report in how elderly in UP are deprived of their old age benefits, your pictures...
  • Madhya Pradesh: Hat-trick for Chouhan as BJP gets massive majority 09-12-2013 10:14 AM

    Riding high on pro-incumbency and a divided opposition, the Bharatiya Janata Party led by Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan returned to power with a massive mandate for the third straight term. BJP won 165 seats in the 230-members seat Assembly, way ahead of the Congress which was restricted to just...
  • Battle for States: BJP hands Congress a defeat 08-12-2013 10:18 PM

    The anti-Congress tsunami hit the Hindi heartland on Sunday as the BJP and the AAP decimated the party in Delhi, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan. In Chhattisgarh, after a tense touch and go, the ruling BJP managed to stay in power. The tsunami hit the national capital Delhi the hardest, ending...
  • Battle for States: Election analysis on CNN-IBN 08-12-2013 09:29 AM

    The counting of votes for the four states - Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, Chhathhisgarh ans Rajasthan has begun. While BJP and Congress are locked in a direct battle in Madhya Pradesh, Chhathhisgarh ans Rajasthan, Delhi is seeing a three-way battle with the Aam Aadmi Party entering the fray. ...
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  • MP: Can projecting himself as an uncle, brother work for Chouhan? 22-11-2013 09:52 AM

    Ahead of the state Assembly elections, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan is busy projecting himself as an uncle or brother to the people of his state. Residents say that the women safety has improved in the state. ...
  • Battle for Madhya Pradesh: Campaign trail with Jyotiraditya Scindia 22-11-2013 12:26 AM

    Congress' CM candidate in Madhya Pradesh Jyotiraditya Scindia has rejected allegations of dynasty politics and said that those who make the allegations are mocking the voters. Madhya Pradesh will go for polls on November 25 and results will be declared on December 8. ...
  • Battle for Madhya Pradesh: The rise of Shivraj Singh Chouhan 21-11-2013 11:14 PM

    For a man who was brought in as a compromise candidate eight years back by the BJP, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has become on of the most popular faces in politics despite maintaining low profile. He is looking forward to form the government in Madhya Pradesh for the third...
  • People alleging dynasty politics are mocking the voters: Scindia 21-11-2013 07:53 AM

    Congress' CM candidate in Madhya Pradesh Jyotiraditya Scindia has rejected allegations of dynasty politics and said that those who make the allegations are mocking the voters. ...
  • BJP portraying Iran as MP in its ads, claims Digvijaya Singh 20-11-2013 03:49 PM

    Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh has accused the Bharatiya Janata Party of cheating the voters through its advertisements. Pointing to an advertisement of the Madhya Pradesh government, Singh said that the fields shown in it are those of Iran and not of Madhya Pradesh. ...
  • Snooping allegations against Amit Shah baseless: Shivraj Singh 19-11-2013 11:55 PM

    Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that the snooping allegations levelled against BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's close aide Amit Shah are baseless. He added that the Congress is afraid of Modi for which it is spreading lies about him. ...
  • Battle for Madhya Pradesh: People are fed-up of misgovernance by BJP government, says Scindia 18-11-2013 11:48 PM

    Union Minister of State for Power (Independent Charge) and Madhya Pradesh poll committee chief Jyotiraditya Scindia on Monday asserted, "The Congress will successfully form the government in the state after the ongoing Assembly elections." He claimed that the people of the state were fed up because of the misgovernace by...
  • Chouhan filing defamation suit to save his votes: Jagdambika Pal 18-11-2013 02:44 PM

    Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has served a Rs 10 crore defamation notice to Congress President Sonia Gandhi and State Congress President Kanti Lal Bhuria. The defamation notice has been served on a Congress advertisement on corruption in the Shivraj Singh Chouhan family. Congress leader Jagdambika Pal slammed...
  • Sonia accuses MP government of pocketing funds sent by Centre 15-11-2013 05:10 PM

    Congress chief Sonia Gandhi on Friday accused the Shivraj Singh Chouhan-led-BJP government of pocketing funds sent by the Centre. Sonia said, "UPA has given crores of fund to the Madhya Pradesh government for development. Who has taken that money the people should ask this question to the state government." She...
  • Digvijaya Singh asks EC to ban opinion polls 04-11-2013 01:37 PM

    Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh has asked for opinion polls to be banned, a demand the Congress has placed before the Election Commission. He said, "Opinion polls should be stopped. In a state like Madhya Pradesh which has more than 3 crore voters how can you do a survey with...
  • Patna blasts: Why didn't Narendra Modi cancel his rally, asks Khurshid 29-10-2013 12:26 AM

    As Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde is facing flak for choosing to attend a music launch in Mumbai instead of going to Patna on Tuesday, Union Minister Salman Khurshid has come out in Shinde's support asking why Narendra Modi didn't cancel his rally in Patna. ...
  • Election Tracker: BJP set to retain Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh 28-10-2013 11:25 PM

    CNN-IBN-The Week-CSDS pre-poll survey for Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh has projected a thumping victory for the Bharatiya Janata Party in both the states. While the BJP is expected to win 61-71 seats in the 91-member Chhattisgarh assembly, the saffron party also expected to win 148-160 seats in 230-member Madhya Pradesh...
  • Happy that our work has been acknowledged: Chauhan on poll survey 28-10-2013 10:33 PM

    Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan commented on the results of the CNN-IBN-The Week-CSDS pre-poll survey which projected the BJP to win 2/3rd majority in Chhattisgarh. Commenting on the survey Chauhan said: "The results of the survey show that we have been acknowledged for the several development works undertaken...
  • Temple stampede: No lesson learnt so far 14-10-2013 11:26 PM

    Even though Ratangarh Temple stampede was not the first such incident, no lessons have been learnt so far. One hundred fifteen people have died so far and the toll is likely to rise. Many similar such incidents have taken place and hundreds of people have lost their lives. ...
  • MP temple tragedy: Who should be held accountable for the stampede? 14-10-2013 11:00 PM

    There seems to no stop to political blame game on the Madhya Pradesh stampede which took 115 lives on Sunday. With the elections scheduled later in November, the Congress doesn't want to let go any opportunity. The Congress has asked Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan to resign form the government....
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 14-10-2013 11:00 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • Watch: Moments just before the stampede at Ratangarh temple 14-10-2013 08:52 PM

    The festivities had a tragic turn in Datia in Madhya Pradesh as the death toll in the temple stampede rose to 115. CNN-IBN has accessed a video clip which captured moments just before the stampede at the Ratangarh temple in Madhya Pradesh. The video shows how several fell to their...
  • MP temple stampede: CPI slams govt for administrative lapse 14-10-2013 11:52 AM

    The Communist Party of India slammed the Madhya Pradesh government for its administrative lapse in preparing with the Dussehra rush. The death toll in the temple stampede in Ratangarh in Madhya Pradesh has risen to 112 while more than 100 people have been injured. At least 30 of those dead...
  • Digvijaya Singh hits out at BJP for temple stampede in MP 13-10-2013 11:35 PM

    Congress General Secretary hit out at BJP for Ratangarh temple stampede in Datia, Nadhta Pradesh. He said, "Under the governance of the BJP, the officials take bribes which cause such incidents and the government doesn't react. A blueprint should be prepared so that such incidents do not occur again." ...
  • Monsoon tracker: Severe rainfall expected across North Eastern States 02-09-2013 12:28 PM

    The Met Department has predicted severe rainfall in parts of North Eastern States on Monday. Fairly widespread rainfall is also predicted in parts of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, Chhattigarh, North Eastern States, parts of Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu and parts of Maharashtra. ...