Sunday, 22 July, 2018

Topic: Madhya Pradesh

File photo of Narendra Modi and Shivraj Singh Chouhan in Madhya Pradesh | Vivek Prakash/Bloomberg

Shivraj Singh Chouhan is channeling his inner Narendra Modi in his penchant for yatras

The Madhya Pradesh chief minister’s yatras have been a mix of political, official and religious engagements.
Arvind Kejriwal

AAP’s chief ministerial candidate for Madhya Pradesh makes poll promises on stamp paper

Alok Agarwal listed 30 promises, which include waiving farm loans, free electricity to farmers and employment allowance to youth.
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Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s plan to win MP again: 55-day tour, temple visits, 700 rallies

Madhya Pradesh CM’s ‘Jan Ashirwad Yatra’ will be flagged off by BJP chief Amit Shah from Ujjain’s famous Mahakal temple on 14 July.
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‘Muni’ bond to the rescue. After Indore’s success, cities eager to raise their own funds

Madhya Pradesh is taking the lead in ‘muni bonds’ with cities such as Gwalior, Jabalpur and Bhopal set to follow suit.
Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Rapists a burden, don’t deserve to live, says CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Condemns the alleged rape of an eight-year-old in Mandsaur by a man who abducted her from outside her school.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan in Rajgarh, Madhya Pradesh ~ PTI

In MP, Modi pays tributes to Jana Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mookerjee, slams Congress

When Congress was ruling, Madhya Pradesh was called a BIMARU state, while BJP has worked hard to remove this tag, says PM. 
Ajay Singh

Feud in Arjun Singh’s family in Madhya Pradesh is fast turning into a Congress-BJP battle

Late Arjun Singh’s wife Saroj has moved the court, accusing her son Ajay Singh, a Congress leader, of ill-treating her.
Congress leaders Digvijaya Singh (second from right) and Kamal Nath (third from right)

Congress makes Amit Shah-inspired changes, prepares for ‘BJP-mukt’ Madhya Pradesh

Kamal Nath-led state party unit effects structural grassroots changes to tackle BJP's organisational strength; Digvijaya Singh gives unity tough talk.
Jyotiraditya Scindia

Congress open to alliance with like-minded parties, says Scindia

Senior party leader says seat sharing won’t be a “speed breaker”, insists party not disjointed in state.
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In elementary govt schools, a third of teachers don’t have the required teaching degree

The worst performer is Bihar, where 72 per cent of the teachers are untrained, followed by Assam (64%) and Madhya Pradesh (57%).