Mp Polls

  • MP polls: BJP nominee defeats elder brother, Cong leader wins against uncle December 10, 2013

    The outcome of the Assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh threw several surprises: A younger brother defeating his elder sibling in Barwah seat while a four-time MLA lost to his nephew from Barwani constituency. In a triangular contest in Khargone district's Barwah seat, two brothers were pitted against each other from the...
  • MP polls: Shivraj Singh Chouhan upbeat; confident of a hat-trick November 22, 2013

    With barely two days left for the Assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh and poll surveys predicting a clear win for the BJP, state Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Friday exuded confidence of scoring a hat-trick in the polls with a comfortable majority. "I am totally confident that BJP will win...
  • MP: Cong leader commits suicide after being denied poll ticket November 7, 2013

    Shajapur: A Congress leader, who was denied party ticket from the district's Agar constituency for the upcoming Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections, allegedly committed suicide on Thursday, police said. Narsingh had never contested state elections and was disappointed this time after he was denied a ticket by the party for upcoming assembly...
  • Unwell Sonia came to Parliament to vote for Food Bill, says Rahul Gandhi October 17, 2013

    Shahdol: Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi launched the Congress campaign against the Shivraj Chouhan government in Madhya Pradesh on Thursday. Addressing a rally in Shahdol, he made an emotional pitch to the tribals and the poor. "Sonia Gandhi was ill when the Food Bill was being passed. She refused to leave...
  • MP polls direct contest between Shivraj Singh Chouhan and Congress: BJP August 9, 2013

    The Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections due around year end is likely to be a direct contest between Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and the Congress as the latter has not projected its leader for polls while the BJP has virtually thrown its weight behind Chouhan. "The BJP has decided to contest...
  • Kejriwal's AAP may contest MP polls in 2013 November 28, 2012

    Bhopal: Social activist-turned politician Arvind Kejriwal's newly formed Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is considering to field its candidates in the next year's Assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh. "The matter to contest the Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections scheduled to be held in November 2013 was discussed at a meeting in New...