Shivraj Singh Chouhan

  • Chouhan defends BJP's Marg Darshak Mandal, says seniors are their guiding light 6 days ago

    The BJP on Tuesday created the Marg Darshak Mandal for party veterans Atal Bihari Vajpayee, LK Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi, shunting them out of the Parliamentary Board. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey June 24, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Suspense continuous over Delhi University VC's resignation June 24, 2014

    After days of standoff with the University Grants Commission over the four-year undergraduate programme, confusion now reigns over Delhi University Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh's resignation. The Human Resource Development Ministry said that it has not received Singh's resignation yet. ...
  • 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. ...
  • Shivraj Singh hits out at Rahul, says era of dynasty politics is over May 11, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has hit out at Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi saying the era of dynasty politics is over and it is now the politics of development. He also slammed Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar for breaking away from the alliance with the BJP and...
  • NDA will win over 300 seats, Modi hope for everyone: Chouhan April 24, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Thursday said that Narendra Modi is hope for everyone. "The country wants improvement, Narendra Modi is hope for everyone. I am confident that with the NDA will cross over 300 seats,' said Chouhan. Madhya Pradesh is voting today on 10 seats in...
  • Indian of the year 2013: Political nominees December 13, 2013

    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 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...
  • Post-poll surveys predict saffron wave December 7, 2013

    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? December 5, 2013

    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? 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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. ...
  • BJP not sure if Narendra Modi is their leader or not: Rajeev Shukla September 6, 2013

    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 July 2, 2013

    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 June 9, 2013

    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 June 1, 2013

    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? May 15, 2013

    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 May 15, 2013

    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 May 15, 2013

    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 May 15, 2013

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

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

    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 April 20, 2013

    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. ...