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Orchha BJP executive meet marred by intra-party mudslinging


April 8th, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, April 8 (IANS) The two-day working committee meeting of the Madhya Pradesh unit of the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) ended Sunday in Orchha but allegations by a woman councilor ... Read more...

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Digvijay accuses Madhya Pradesh chief minister of land grab


March 28th, 2012 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 28 (IANS) Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh Wednesday alleged that Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and his wife had forcibly acquired land in Vidisha district."While ... Read more...

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Uttarakhand BJP legislators whisked away to Madhya Pradesh


March 23rd, 2012 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 23 (IANS) Amidst fears of poaching, 30 newly-elected Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislators of Uttarakhand have been sequestered in Ujjain town in Madhya Pradesh ahead of a ... Read more...

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Shehla murder: BJP legislator offers to quit party post


March 14th, 2012 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 13 (IANS) Bhopal legislator and Dhruv Narayan Singh, who is believed to have known murdered RTI activist Shehla Masood, has offered to resign as vice president of ... Read more...

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Photo shows BJP leader with Masood murder accused


March 1st, 2012 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 1 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh's Bharatiya Janata Party chief Prabhat Jha was caught up in a controversy after a photo surfaced Thursday showing him with an accused in ... Read more...

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Child tying minister’s shoe laces raises a stink (Second Lead)


January 22nd, 2012 - 3:05 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 21 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Cooperatives Minister Gauri Shankar Bisen came under attack Saturday after he was filmed getting his shoe laces tied by a tribal student at ... Read more...

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Congress to track assets of BJP leaders in Madhya Pradesh


January 5th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 5 (IANS) Congress activists in Madhya Pradesh have been given a new task -- to find out evidence of corruption against leaders of the ruling Bharatiya Janata ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh BJP removes MP from party post


November 4th, 2011 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Nov 3 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party unit in Madhya Pradesh removed Raghu Nandan Sharma from the post of state party vice president for terming Chief Minister ... Read more...

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BJP leader seeks ‘death by wish’ over price rise (Lead)


June 27th, 2011 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal/New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and MP Prabhat Jha Monday wrote to President Pratibha Patil to allow him "death by wish" to protest ... Read more...

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BJP MP seeks mercy killing over inflation


June 27th, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 27 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Prabhat Jha Monday wrote a four page letter to President Pratibha Patil, seeking "mercy killing" over the rapid ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh bypoll turns prestige issue for Congress, BJP


June 24th, 2011 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 24 (IANS) The bypoll to Madhya Pradesh's Jabera assembly constituency, scheduled for Saturday, has become a matter of prestige for both the Congress, reeling under a string ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh BJP abuzz over Uma Bharti’s return


June 7th, 2011 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, June 7 (IANS) The return of former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Uma Bharti to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Tuesday has left party circles abuzz over the possible ... Read more...

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Congress protests remarks by BJP leaders on ministers


May 23rd, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, May 23 (IANS) The Congress in Madhya Pradesh Monday took out a march to protest alleged derogatory remarks by the state Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief against four ... Read more...

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Congress’s new Madhya Pradesh leaders attack BJP chief


April 28th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, April 28 (IANS) After newly-appointed Congress Madhya Pradesh chief Kantilal Bhuria, it was the new leader of opposition Ajay Singh who Thursday attacked the state Bharatiya Janata Party ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh BJP cadres get a lesson and a test!


April 24th, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, April 24 (IANS) Hundreds of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers are undergoing a three-day workshop in this Madhya Pradesh capital after which they will sit for an exam ... Read more...

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Rajya Sabha disrupted over cash-for-votes scandal (Lead)


March 22nd, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Rajya Sabha proceedings were disrupted Tuesday as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) sought a discussion on the 2008 cash-for-votes scandal that has figured in ... Read more...

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Rajya Sabha disrupted over cash-for-votes scandal


March 22nd, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Rajya Sabha proceedings were disrupted Tuesday as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) sought a discussion on the 2008 cash-for-votes scandal that has figured in ... Read more...

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Arjun Singh had admirers galore in BJP


March 5th, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 5 (IANS) A political adversary undoubtedly -- but veteran Congress leader Arjun Singh had a lot of admirers in the Bharatiya Janata Party who termed his death ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh’s three-day mourning for Arjun Singh (Lead)


March 5th, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 5 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has cancelled his 52nd birthday celebrations Saturday as part of the state mourning for former chief minister Arjun ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh’s three-day mourning for Arjun Singh


March 5th, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, March 5 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has cancelled his 52nd birthday celebrations Saturday as part of the state mourning for former chief minister Arjun ... Read more...

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BJP win both seats in Madhya Pradesh (Lead)


February 17th, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Feb 17 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday won both the assembly seats of Kukshi and Sonkatch which had been held by the Congress for the past ... Read more...

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BJP wins one seat in Madhya Pradesh by-polls


February 17th, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Feb 17 (IANS) The ruling Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) in Madhya Pradesh Thursday won the by-poll in Kukshi assembly constituency and was leading in Sonkatch, both considered as opposition Congress party's ... Read more...

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BJP district president suspended after sleaze clips


February 11th, 2011 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Feb 11 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Mandsaur district president Karulal Soni has been suspended from the party following the circulation of a video clip that showed him in a ... Read more...

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BJP illegally collecting election funds: Congress


January 4th, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Jan 4 (IANS) The Congress Tuesday accused Madhya Pradesh's Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Prabhat Jha of illegally collecting funds from people for party candidates contesting the Jan 6 municipal ... Read more...

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BJP protests petrol price hike in Madhya Pradesh


December 15th, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Dec 15 (IANS) The Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday held rallies in many districts of Madhya Pradesh to protest the hike in petrol price.Hundreds of party activists held a rally here, ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh BJP plans protest over coal short-supply


December 9th, 2010 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Dec 9 (IANS) The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Madhya Pradesh would stage a "Koyela (coal) Satyagrah" from Dec 13 against the alleged short-supply of coal to the state ... Read more...

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Chouhan completes five years in office, Modi missing at event


November 29th, 2010 - 8:02 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Nov 29 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday completed five years in office and celebrated the occasion at a grand function ... Read more...

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Ex-legislator alleges housing scam in Madhya Pradesh


November 21st, 2010 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Nov 21 (IANS) Former Madhya Pradesh lawmaker and Congress leader Prakash Raghuwansi Sunday alleged a scam in a scheme for allotting flats to MPs and legislators in the Bharatiya Janata ... Read more...

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Ad spent on Rajiv Gandhi’s birth anniversary could have gone to Leh: BJP


August 20th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 20 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) expressing concern over the suffering of the Leh cloudburst victims on Friday said the funds being spent on former Prime Minister ... Read more...

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‘BJP will strive to retain power in Madhya Pradesh’


May 9th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, May 9 (IANS) Newly elected Madhya Pradesh Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Prabhat Jha Sunday said the party would strive to retain power in the state for the third time ... Read more...

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Congress, BJP in war of words over Koda scam


November 14th, 2009 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) With the first phase of Jharkhand assembly polls less than a fortnight away, the war of words between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress ... Read more...

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RSS maintains silence over Jaswant Singh’s expulsion


August 19th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
Shimla, Aug.19 (ANI): The Rashtriya Swayam Sewak Sangh (RSS), the parent body of the BJP, is maintaining its silence over the expulsion of Jawant Singh from the party.But informed sources in the ... Read more...

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An ‘insinuation’, Chandan style (Parliament Diary)


July 23rd, 2009 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) It was a camouflaged barb, but Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman K. Rahman Khan immediately guessed the intended target and pounced on journalist-cum-Rajya Sabha MP Chandan Mitra ... Read more...

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BJP Madhya Pradesh president arrested for poll code violation


April 13th, 2009 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, April 12 (IANS) Narendra Singh Tomar, president of the Madhya Pradesh unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), was Sunday arrested on the charge of violating the model code of ... Read more...

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Campaign drums yet to be heard in Madhya Pradesh


November 13th, 2008 - 10:20 am ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Nov 13 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh will go to the polls exactly a fortnight from now but the campaign drums are yet to be heard.Activity related to the elections has so ... Read more...

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