Madhya Pradesh

  • MP: 10 men including husband gangrape woman, parade her naked June 16, 2014

    In yet another shocking incident, a woman was allegedly gangraped by 10 men including her husband and relatives. She was paraded naked and was forced to drink urine in front of her minor son. The incident took place in Khandwa district of Madhya Pradesh. ...
  • NDA will get more than 300 seats in Lok Sabha: MP CM May 14, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has predicted that the NDA will get 300 plus seats on Friday. Speaking to CNN-IBN, Chouhan said that the mood of the nation will only get better once Narendra Modi will become the Prime Minister. ...
  • Nehru one of the architects of Indian democracy: LK Advani April 20, 2014

    Senior BJP leader LK Advani has praised former prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru in an election speech in Madhya Pradesh. He called Nehru one of the architects of Indian democracy. "Democracy has increasingly become strong and more efforts are being made towards the poor and the underprivileged people. Those who are...
  • Pune residents find names missing in voters' list, details changed April 17, 2014

    Several residents in Pune couldn't exercise their franchise as their names were missing from the voters' list and a few found their details had been changed. ...
  • Will change the belief that Scindia can't lose: Jaibhan Singh Pavaiyya April 17, 2014

    In Madhya Pradesh, Union Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia is fighting it out with BJP candidate Jaibhan Singh Pavaiyya in the Scindia bastion of Guna. In 1998, the former Bajrang Dal chief had come a close second to the late Madhavrao Scindia in the Gwalior seat. ...
  • Watch: Analysis of early voter trends in Lok Sabha elections Phase III April 10, 2014

    As many as 91 constituencies voted in the third phase of the Lok Sabha elections on Thursday. ...
  • Watch: Election tracker promo on West and Central India April 2, 2014

    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. ...
  • News18.com, a new destination for regional news January 26, 2014

    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 January 12, 2014

    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 December 9, 2013

    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 January 6, 2014

    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 January 6, 2014

    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. ...
  • Election = CNN-IBN: Our coverage on 8th Dec from 7 am onwards December 7, 2013

    Follow the the election results on CNN-IBN with nation's best political gurus. ...
  • Election = CNN-IBN: Don't miss our coverage on 8th Dec from 7 am onwards December 7, 2013

    As its been called the semifinal before the General Elections 2014, follow the the best election coverage on counting day only on CNN-IBN. ...
  • MP: Can projecting himself as an uncle, brother work for Chouhan? November 22, 2013

    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 November 22, 2013

    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 November 21, 2013

    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 November 21, 2013

    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 November 20, 2013

    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 November 20, 2013

    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 November 19, 2013

    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 November 18, 2013

    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 November 15, 2013

    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 November 4, 2013

    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 October 29, 2013

    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 October 29, 2013

    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 October 28, 2013

    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 October 14, 2013

    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? October 14, 2013

    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 October 15, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...