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Politics goes to the dogs in Madhya Pradesh

On Tuesday, the Congress took copies of 63 orders of transfers of handlers and their dogs to former CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan's house.

Madhya Pradesh govt tables cow vigilantism bill in state assembly

On June 26, the government had proposed a jail term of six months to three years and a fine of Rs 25,000-50,000 for those who engage in violence against anyone booked under the anti-cow slaughter Act.


MP government may consider building temple at site linked to Ramayana in Sri Lanka

The Shivraj Singh Chouhan government first spoke about the temple in 2010, but there was little progress on the ground for six years. In between, he had claimed that necessary permissions had been obtained from Sri Lankan government and the Centre

Injustice to local youths, will bring law to provide them employment: Kamal Nath

Making this announcement on the floor of the assembly, the CM said it was a matter of concern that injustice was being done to unemployed local youth.

Madhya Pradesh: Poster demanding Jyotiraditya Scindia as Congress president causes flutter

The poster, which was removed later, came up outside the state Congress office in Bhopal two days after senior party leader and Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh tweeted that he hoped to see a youth leader succeed Rahul Gandhi as party chief.

Released on bail after assaulting official, Akash Vijayvargiya prays he doesn't get to 'bat again'

The BJP has planned a celebratory march in Indore today. A video from Saturday showed party workers indulging in celebratory gunfire outside Akash Vijayvargiya's office after he was granted bail by a special court in Bhopal.


Madhya Pradesh likely to become first state to frame law against cow vigilantism

Sources told the Indian Express that the punishment could be three years for the first offence and five years for subsequent offences.

Madhya Pradesh: Four escape from jail, 6 officials suspended

Six jail officials - a district jail superintendent, an assistant jail superintendent and a head constable, among them - have been suspended. A reward of Rs 50,000 each was announced for information leading to arrest of the four prisoners, police said.

Not dislodging anyone in Madhya Pradesh, says Shivraj Singh Chauhan

"Now, if the Congress (government) falls due to infighting in the party, then we cannot do anything," Shivraj Singh Chouan said.

MP to ease cow transport rules, farmers can buy from each other

As of now, someone who seeks to buy cattle from another state has to seek an NOC from the SDM of the area from where he plans to buy the cattle.

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The breathtaking and mystical Patalkot valley in Madhya Pradesh

Patalkot, or the hidden world is a mystical valley located in Tamia block of Chhindwara district in Madhya Pradesh.

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How Congress sealed the deal in Rajasthan and MP | DECISION 2018

It was a close contest in both Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh between the Congress and BJP. But the grand old party did get a few things right which helped it get ahead of the bump in both the states. Manoj CG breaks it down.

BJP's star campaigner Yogi Adityanath’s emotive appeals turn a damp squib | DECISION 2018

Yogi Adityanath, the man in a saffron robe, has emerged as one of the star campaigners for the BJP in the last few elections. But his speeches in this election making a strong Hindutva pitch failed to get any results.


BJP's silence is louder than Congress' celebration. The wait for Modi-Shah's concession speech is still on

The big difference between Congress and the BJP after an election result was at display on Tuesday. While after almost every election defeat Rahul Gandhi addressed the media and answered questions about the result, the BJP headquarters fell silent.

What Rahul did right: It was not the promise of better governance

Congress President Rahul Gandhi is rightly being credited for the grand old party's victory in three crucial states in the Hindi heartland. But what did he do right? It was not the promise of better governance. Manoj CG explains what really worked.

Campaign heat: The allegations, the promises and more. Who said what on the campaign trail

In the five states where elections were held, here's what national leaders of the BJP and Congress promised to the people.

DECISION 2018: What's at stake in the 5 states this election

As the results of assembly elections in five states unfold, here's a look at the mammoth exercise undertaken by the Election Commission of India.


Speech analysis: How Amit Shah is toning down his attack on illegal migrants

As they say, timing is key. And an analysis of BJP President Amit Shah shows that before a key event across the border, he has dialed down his ferocious speeches against illegal migrants from Bangladesh.

Will not contest the 2019 Lok Sabha election: Sushma Swaraj

Sushma Swaraj, seven-time MP from Vidisha in MP, says she will not contest the 2019 general election. But she also left it to the party to take the final decision.

MP polls: CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan to file defamation suit against Rahul Gandhi

MP campaign trail: Shivraj Singh Chouhan says he will file a defamation suit against Rahul Gandhi.

In MP, Homes Of Minority Community Set Ablaze After Elopement Case

Nearly two dozen houses were targeted in the frenzy that lasted several hours on Saturday after a youth from the community eloped with a minor Rajput girl. “If you don’t hand over the man and our girl within two hours, we will set every house on fire. If you don’t leave the village after that […]