Shivraj Singh Chouhan

  • Indian of the year 2013: Political nominees 13-12-2013 10:40 AM

    Year 2013 saw the biggest political battles, clashes which produced heroes or demolished the established stars. Nominees for the politician of the year are - AAP national convener Arvind Kejriwal, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh, Rajasthan BJP chief ministerial candidate Vasundhara Raje, Karnataka...
  • 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...
  • Post-poll surveys predict saffron wave 07-12-2013 09:28 PM

    With the countdown to the 2014 Lok Sabha elections starting, the Assembly elections results of Delhi, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Mizoram on December 8 and 9 will give an indication which way the wind is blowing. The results are extremely important for the two big national parties - Congress...
  • Battle for the states: Is the Congress facing a serious leadership crisis? 04-12-2013 11:50 PM

    Post-poll analysis show big games for the Bharatiya Janata Party with strong leaders like Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Raman Singh and Vasundhra Raje taking charge of the party in the respective states. CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose brings the analysis and the national implications of the exit polls. ...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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....
  • BJP not sure if Narendra Modi is their leader or not: Rajeev Shukla 06-09-2013 03:51 PM

    Congress leader Rajeev Shukla hit out at the BJP saying they are themselves not sure if Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi is their leader or not. "There are difference of opinions within the BJP. They themselves are not sure if Narendra Modi is their leader or not," says Shukla. ...
  • MP would like to rebuild one of the devastated villages of Uttarakhand: Shivraj Singh Chouhan 02-07-2013 10:27 AM

    Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan brushed away the need to rebuild Kedarnath temple, something that his Gujarat counterpart offered to do, and offered to rebuild one of the flood-devastated villages in Uttarakhand. ...
  • Shivraj Chouhan congratulates Modi, says move will ensure BJP's victory 09-06-2013 04:30 PM

    Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday congratulated Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on being anointed as BJP's 2014 poll campaign chairman. He said, "I congratulate Narendra Modi and we shall collectively ensure BJP's victory." ...
  • Advani rates Shivraj Singh Chouhan higher than Modi 01-06-2013 10:11 PM

    Speaking at a function in Gwalior, BJP leader LK Advani also compared Shivraj Singh Chouhan with Atal Bihari Vajpayee. ...
  • MP land row: Will CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan walk his talk on corruption? 15-05-2013 11:26 PM

    CNN-IBN on Tuesday broke the story showing how close relatives and aides of MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan had cornered prime plots in the heart of Bhopal against all norms. ...
  • News 360: Minor kidnapped, killed by cousin, friend after IPL betting loss 15-05-2013 09:43 PM

    Thirteen-year-old Aditya Ranka was kidnapped and killed by the duo as they wanted to repay the money lost while betting on the IPL. ...
  • MP land row: No compromise with corruption, says Uma Bharti 15-05-2013 09:19 PM

    BJP leader Uma Bharti minced no words when she said that she had zero tolerance towards corruption when asked about the land row involving Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 14-05-2013 11:52 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Another sex scandal hits Navy, AK Antony orders probe 14-05-2013 11:02 PM

    The Indian Navy has been hit by allegations of another alleged sex scandal. ...
  • MP: 'Land allotments were made when Shivraj Chouhan was not CM' 14-05-2013 10:35 PM

    The MP government on Tuesday denied reports that the Shivraj Singh Chouhan government was involved in land scam. ...
  • Watch: Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan on BJP PM candidate 20-04-2013 07:05 PM

    Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan in an interview with CNN-IBN categorically cleared his stand on BJP PM candidate. He said the decision will be taken by the party later. ...
  • News 360: People ignore man's cries for help as wife, daughter die in accident 15-04-2013 09:43 PM

    The video of the incident, captured on CCTV camera, shows the public apathy towards accident victims. ...
  • Now, Chouhan opposes Govt on FDI reforms 26-11-2011 03:56 PM

    Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan opposed the Union government's move to allow FDI in retail. ...
  • Shehla murder: MP CM offers Rs 1 lakh for info 31-08-2011 03:31 PM

    Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has offered Rs 1 lakh cash for any information on RTI activist Shehla Masood's murder. ...
  • National Wipes: News from across the country 01-05-2008 02:03 AM

    Mumbai: Former Australian fast bowler Geoff Lawson feels Sachin Tendulkar has got the right to decide when to quit one-day cricket, but says he should not wait too long, as otherwise, the criticism will grow. In Tests (in Australia), I thought he played the second best after (Virat) Kohli, who...
  • National Wipes: The big news from across India 27-11-2007 11:35 PM

    MP CM agrees on adjournment motion and three CPM leaders receive criminal contempt notice. ...