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Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Narottam Mishra talks to media.(PTI)

Digvijaya Singh, Kamal Nath regimes were the most corrupt: MP Home Minister

Bhopal | By Asian News International| Posted by Mallika Soni
UPDATED ON DEC 18, 2020 04:16 PM IST
“During Digvijaya Singh’s tenure, the Congress was unable to prevent attacks by Naxals. Such attacks had risen in their regime. We will not let any of their activities succeed. I appeal to all the citizens to not worry,” he added.
BJP Rajya Sabha MP Jyotiraditya Scindia addresses during an election campaign rally in support of party's contestant Ranveer Jatav in village Barahed, Gohad, Bhind district on Monday. (ANI Photo)
BJP Rajya Sabha MP Jyotiraditya Scindia addresses during an election campaign rally in support of party's contestant Ranveer Jatav in village Barahed, Gohad, Bhind district on Monday. (ANI Photo)

Madhya Pradesh bypolls: Kamal Nath and Digvijaya Singh are ‘traitors,’ says Jyotiraditya Scindia

New Delhi | By Asian News International | Posted by Karan Manral
UPDATED ON OCT 28, 2020 03:20 PM IST
Jyotiraditya Scindia accused the two former Madhya Pradesh chief ministers for running a ‘corruption-ridden’ government. “I cannot be a bystander to people who are a threat to democracy,” Scindia said.
Shreyasi Singh joins BJP(RajkRaj/Hindustan Times)
Shreyasi Singh joins BJP(RajkRaj/Hindustan Times)

Shooter Shreyasi Singh joins BJP ahead of Bihar Assembly election

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Prashasti Singh
UPDATED ON OCT 04, 2020 06:31 PM IST
Shreyasi Singh is expected to be the party’s candidate either from Amarpur (Banka) or Jamui, depending on the seat sharing with alliance partners.
Congress MP Digvijay Singh.(PTI File)
Congress MP Digvijay Singh.(PTI File)

AG KK Venugopal declines permission to prosecute Digvijay Singh for contempt of court

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Murali Krishnan
PUBLISHED ON OCT 04, 2020 03:05 PM IST
In one of his tweets, Singh had criticised the Uttar Pradesh (UP) government for introducing the Special Security Force (SSF) Act, 2020, and another for expressing doubts on whether a court would strike down the law
The police said that the registration numbers of most trucks are painted over to avoid identification.(Sourced/ HT Photo)
The police said that the registration numbers of most trucks are painted over to avoid identification.(Sourced/ HT Photo)

12 trucks seized for overloading, speeding on Gurugram’s peripheral road

Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By Leena Dhankhar
UPDATED ON SEP 21, 2019 03:28 AM IST
Police said the trucks are overloaded with construction material, which is generally ferried from the Aravallis to Faridabad and neighbouring areas. They were ferrying stones beyond the permissible limit, the police said.
Congress leader Digvijay Singh, who was recently in Mathura, accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi and home minister Amit Shah of making false claims about the situation in Kashmir.(HT Photo)
Congress leader Digvijay Singh, who was recently in Mathura, accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi and home minister Amit Shah of making false claims about the situation in Kashmir.(HT Photo)

PM Modi, Amit Shah making false claims on Kashmir: Digvijay Singh

Mathura | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 14, 2019 06:15 PM IST
He claimed that as many as a million jobs were lost, businesses came to a standstill and corruption increased after the BJP government’s demonetisation move.
Singh denied all the charges made by Singhar and said he has done nothing wrong by writing to ministers about issues raised by the people.(HT FILE)
Singh denied all the charges made by Singhar and said he has done nothing wrong by writing to ministers about issues raised by the people.(HT FILE)

Digvijaya Singh targets party colleague in MP

Hindustan Times, Bhopal | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2019 09:36 AM IST
Singhar has accused Singh, a former CM, of running the government from “behind the curtains”, has written to interim Congress president Sonia Gandhi alleging that he was trying to destabilise the government and establish himself as a rival power centre.
Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that business failures should not be tabooed or looked down upon.(HT FILE)
Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that business failures should not be tabooed or looked down upon.(HT FILE)

Business failures must not be looked down upon: Nirmala

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON AUG 02, 2019 05:51 AM IST
Referring to Siddhartha during the debate on the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code in the Lok Sabha, Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that business failures should not be tabooed or looked down upon.
The former Madhya Pradesh CM alleged that corruption is rampant under the Congress rule, “money is being charged for everything” and welfare schemes for the poor are being closed. (Photo @ChouhanShivraj/Twitter)
The former Madhya Pradesh CM alleged that corruption is rampant under the Congress rule, “money is being charged for everything” and welfare schemes for the poor are being closed. (Photo @ChouhanShivraj/Twitter)

On power cuts in Madhya Pradesh, Shivraj’s lantern sting for Kamal Nath

Bhopal | By Press Trust India
UPDATED ON JUN 15, 2019 10:00 PM IST
The BJP has been targeting the state government claiming that there are frequent power outages in many areas.
Cash recovered by Income Tax department.(PTI)
Cash recovered by Income Tax department.(PTI)

I-T dept moves to act against Ratul Puri’s firm in tax case

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rajeev Jayaswal
UPDATED ON MAY 29, 2019 07:38 AM IST
“The assessment order will be issued and prosecution [case] will be filed in two-three months,” one of the officials said on condition of anonymity.
The torture that she allegedly endured in prison and her resolve to punish those who coined the term “saffron terror” is the fulcrum of Pragya Singh Thakur’s election campaign.(PTI Photo)
The torture that she allegedly endured in prison and her resolve to punish those who coined the term “saffron terror” is the fulcrum of Pragya Singh Thakur’s election campaign.(PTI Photo)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Backed by RSS, Pragya Thakur emerges as new Hindutva mascot

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Smriti Kak Ramachandran
UPDATED ON MAY 03, 2019 08:00 AM IST
Pragya Thakur’s candidacy is seen by analysts as signalling the return of Hindutva as one of the poll planks of the BJP, which has been juggling between economic development and nationalism as its central themes in the ongoing Lok Sabha election campaign
Fielding Malegaon blast accused Pragya Singh Thakur in the Lok Sabha elections is a “tactical mistake” of the BJP, NCP general secretary Jitendra Awhad said.(HT File Photo)
Fielding Malegaon blast accused Pragya Singh Thakur in the Lok Sabha elections is a “tactical mistake” of the BJP, NCP general secretary Jitendra Awhad said.(HT File Photo)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: ‘Fielding Pragya Thakur tactical mistake, will cost BJP’, says NCP

Mumbai | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON APR 27, 2019 05:33 PM IST
Malegaon blast accused Pragya Singh Thakur was fielded from Bhopal Lok Sabha constituency against Congress’ Digvijay Singh to cover up failures of the Narendra Modi government, NCP general secretary Jitendra Awhad said Saturday.
“She is contesting the election to condemn people who say there is Hindu terrorism,” Thakur’s lawyer J P Mishra said.(PTI File)
“She is contesting the election to condemn people who say there is Hindu terrorism,” Thakur’s lawyer J P Mishra said.(PTI File)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Court rejects plea seeking to bar Pragya Thakur from contesting poll

Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 24, 2019 11:36 PM IST
Nisar Sayyad, who lost his son in the blast, moved the court last week, urging it to bar Thakur from contesting the election after the BJP fielded her from Bhopal, where she is locked in a battle with Congress veteran Digvijay Singh.
Thakur responded to the plea on Tuesday through her lawyer before special judge for National Investigation Agency cases V S Padalkar.
Thakur responded to the plea on Tuesday through her lawyer before special judge for National Investigation Agency cases V S Padalkar.

‘Plea to bar me from contesting polls frivolous,’ says Pragya Thakur

Mumbai | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2019 02:26 PM IST
The father of one of the blast victims moved the court Thursday, urging it to bar Thakur, the prime accused in the case, from contesting the election from Bhopal.
“One woman, that too a sadhvi, was humiliated in such a manner,” he said in an interview to Times Now, while answering a question on fielding of Thakur in the Lok Sabha elections.(PTI FILE PHOTO)
“One woman, that too a sadhvi, was humiliated in such a manner,” he said in an interview to Times Now, while answering a question on fielding of Thakur in the Lok Sabha elections.(PTI FILE PHOTO)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: PM Modi justifies fielding Pragya, says Rahul, Sonia out on bail too

New Delhi | By Indo-Asian News Service
UPDATED ON APR 21, 2019 01:30 AM IST
“One woman, that too a sadhvi, was humiliated in such a manner,” he said in an interview to Times Now, while answering a question on fielding of Thakur in the Lok Sabha elections.
An electoral officer demonstrates the Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) and Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) during the review meeting of poll preparedness of the state for the upcoming general elections, in Patna, Bihar, India, on Friday, January 18, 2019.(Parwaz Khan /HT PHOTO)
An electoral officer demonstrates the Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) and Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail (VVPAT) during the review meeting of poll preparedness of the state for the upcoming general elections, in Patna, Bihar, India, on Friday, January 18, 2019.(Parwaz Khan /HT PHOTO)

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Rebel Putul Kumari a niggle for NDA in Banka constituency of Bihar

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 12, 2019 01:39 PM IST
The voting for Bihar’s 40 Parliamentary seats will take place in seven phases beginning April 11. The last phase will be held on May 19.
Vijayvargiya claimed that votes got split in the Assembly polls as the Congress created a ‘delusion’.(Hindustan Times)
Vijayvargiya claimed that votes got split in the Assembly polls as the Congress created a ‘delusion’.(Hindustan Times)

A sneeze by Delhi leaders can bring BJP to power in MP: Kailash Vijayvargiya

Indore | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 11, 2019 11:36 AM IST
Vijayvargiya’s statement came just days after Congress’s Digvijaya Singh claimed the BJP had offered “Rs 100 crore” to a Congress MLA to topple the Kamal Nath-led government.
Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath distributed portfolios to his cabinet Friday evening(PTI)
Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath distributed portfolios to his cabinet Friday evening(PTI)

Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath distributes portfolios; Bala Bachchan gets home, Bhanot Tarun finance

Bhopal | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON DEC 29, 2018 07:28 AM IST
Though the Congress, with 114 seats, depends on the support of the Bahujan Samaj Party and the Samajwadi Party, which have won two seats and one, respectively, no MLA from these two smaller parties has got a berth in the cabinet.
Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath on Tuesday expanded his cabinet inducting 28 ministers including Arif Aqueel, the lone Muslim face in the new council of ministers.(Facebook/Arif Aqueel)
Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath on Tuesday expanded his cabinet inducting 28 ministers including Arif Aqueel, the lone Muslim face in the new council of ministers.(Facebook/Arif Aqueel)

Kamal Nath expands his cabinet, Madhya Pradesh gets first Muslim minister in 15 years

Bhopal | By Indo Asian News Service
PUBLISHED ON DEC 25, 2018 10:32 PM IST
Aqueel, MLA from Bhopal North, is the first Muslim minister in the state after 15 years.
Congress party workers celebration after congress gets lead in state elections at AICC.(Sanjeev Verma/Hindustan Times)
Congress party workers celebration after congress gets lead in state elections at AICC.(Sanjeev Verma/Hindustan Times)

Assembly elections result 2018: As results come in, parties begin celebrations across 5 states

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 11, 2018 11:15 AM IST
Assembly election result 2018: Congress had been banking on anti-incumbency in the states of Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh to defeat the ruling BJP.
Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh’s daughter-in-law sought votes for MLA husband for the upcoming Madhya Pradesh assembly elections.(Mujeeb Faruqui/HT Photo)
Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh’s daughter-in-law sought votes for MLA husband for the upcoming Madhya Pradesh assembly elections.(Mujeeb Faruqui/HT Photo)

Madhya Pradesh assembly elections 2018: Digvijaya Singh’s daughter-in-law cuts birthday cake, seeks votes for MLA husband

Guna | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 17, 2018 07:39 PM IST
Sreejamya, five years younger to her 32-year-old MLA husband, accompanied Jaivardhan at the hustings after offering prayers at the family Hanuman temple at their residence at the Raghogarh fort and then proceeded on a joint campaign trail while cutting cakes with locals and celebrating with them her birthday.
Madhya Pradesh Congress president Kamal Nath along with campaign committee chief Jyotiraditya Scindia and former chief minister Digvijaya Singh, Suresh Pachouri and Rajendra Singh release party election manifesto for the upcoming Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections at PCC headquarters in Bhopal on Saturday.(Mujeeb Faruqui/HT Photo)
Madhya Pradesh Congress president Kamal Nath along with campaign committee chief Jyotiraditya Scindia and former chief minister Digvijaya Singh, Suresh Pachouri and Rajendra Singh release party election manifesto for the upcoming Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections at PCC headquarters in Bhopal on Saturday.(Mujeeb Faruqui/HT Photo)

Congress poll promise to check RSS shakhas running in Madhya Pradesh draws BJP ire

UPDATED ON NOV 11, 2018 05:10 PM IST
BJP spokesperson Rajneesh Agrawal said RSS is a disciplined social and cultural organisation and Congress is trying to project it as anti-minority.
Dushyant Chautala Addressing the media during press conference at press club sector 27 Chandigarh on Saturday, November 10, 2018.(Karun Sharma/HT Photo)
Dushyant Chautala Addressing the media during press conference at press club sector 27 Chandigarh on Saturday, November 10, 2018.(Karun Sharma/HT Photo)

Hisar MP Dushyant Chautala refuses to accept expulsion from Indian National Lok Dal

Chandigarh | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON NOV 10, 2018 10:36 PM IST
Dushyant, who is the Hisar Member of Parliament, and his younger brother, Digvijay Chautala, were expelled from the primary membership of the INLD on November 2 by their grandfather, OP Chautala, who is the national president of the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD).
Madhya Pradesh assembly elections 2018: Congress has declared the names of a total of 172 candidates so far.(AP)
Madhya Pradesh assembly elections 2018: Congress has declared the names of a total of 172 candidates so far.(AP)

Madhya Pradesh assembly elections 2018: Congress announces second list of 17 candidates

Bhopal | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 08, 2018 11:06 AM IST
Madhya Pradesh assembly elections 2018: The Congress announced its second list for polls to the 230-member state assembly. It is expected to announce the remaining candidates shortly.
The Madhya Pradesh Congress Sunday announced its second list of 17 candidates for the polls to the 230-member state assembly slated for November 28.(AP File Photo)
The Madhya Pradesh Congress Sunday announced its second list of 17 candidates for the polls to the 230-member state assembly slated for November 28.(AP File Photo)

Madhya Pradesh elections 2018: Congress announces second list of 16 candidates

Hindustan Times, Bhopal | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON NOV 04, 2018 10:15 PM IST
The first list of 155 names was released late Saturday night and it includes that of 21 women and 24 fresh faces. It has struck a fine balance between supporters of Scindia and former chief minister Digvijay Singh, sources said.
Congress President Rahul Gandhi with state party leaders Kamal Nath, Ajay Singh Rahul, Suresh Pachouri (L), state Election Campaign Committee Chairman Jyotiraditya Scindia, AICC General Secretary Deepak Babria and State Media Incharge Shobha Oza in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, Oct 30, 2018.(PTI File Photo)
Congress President Rahul Gandhi with state party leaders Kamal Nath, Ajay Singh Rahul, Suresh Pachouri (L), state Election Campaign Committee Chairman Jyotiraditya Scindia, AICC General Secretary Deepak Babria and State Media Incharge Shobha Oza in Indore, Madhya Pradesh, Oct 30, 2018.(PTI File Photo)

Balancing act by Congress in first list of 155 names for Madhya Pradesh elections

New Delhi | By Punya Priya Mitra and Shruti Tomar
UPDATED ON NOV 04, 2018 09:16 AM IST
Congress has fielded former chief minister Digvijay Singh’s son Jaivardhan Singh and brother Lashman Singh from Raghogarh and Chachoura seats for the Madhya Pradesh polls to be held on November 28.
The expulsion was announced by former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala, who is the National President of the INLD and grandfather of both youth leaders.(HT Photo)
The expulsion was announced by former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala, who is the National President of the INLD and grandfather of both youth leaders.(HT Photo)

OP Chautala expels his grandsons Dushyant, Digvijay from INLD

Chandigarh | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON NOV 02, 2018 08:20 PM IST
Taking strong action on recent developments within the party, the Indian National Lok Dal (INLD) on Friday expelled Hisar MP Dushyant Chautala and his younger brother Digvijay Chautala.
A controversy erupted in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh Tuesday after a video went viral in which senior Congress leader Digvijay Singh is heard saying that his party’s votes get reduced if he campaigns for it.(PTI File Photo)
A controversy erupted in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh Tuesday after a video went viral in which senior Congress leader Digvijay Singh is heard saying that his party’s votes get reduced if he campaigns for it.(PTI File Photo)

Congress gets less votes if I campaign, give speeches: Digvijaya Singh

Bhopal | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 01, 2018 08:39 PM IST
The ruling BJP was quick to take a dig at the opposition party over Singh’s comments, with chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan saying the Congress should not treat one of its senior leaders in this manner.
Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh and union minister Uma Bharti were among the four former chief ministers for whom the allotment of official bungalows was cancelled.(Mohd Zakir/HT PHOTO)
Congress general secretary Digvijay Singh and union minister Uma Bharti were among the four former chief ministers for whom the allotment of official bungalows was cancelled.(Mohd Zakir/HT PHOTO)

MP govt cancels allotment of official bungalows to four former chief ministers

Bhopal | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON JUL 19, 2018 10:31 PM IST
The Madhya Pradesh High Court had directed the state government to have the bungalows allotted to the former chief ministers in Bhopal vacated within a month.
Home of eight golf courses, the city grew on golfer Digvijay Singh. He especially loves the facility of ‘night golf’ that allows him to unwind after a hectic day at work.(Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO)
Home of eight golf courses, the city grew on golfer Digvijay Singh. He especially loves the facility of ‘night golf’ that allows him to unwind after a hectic day at work.(Sanjeev Verma/HT PHOTO)

Gurugram’s infrastructure has grown as has its crime graph, says golfer Digvijay Singh

By Digvijay Singh
UPDATED ON JUL 04, 2018 03:08 PM IST
Golfer Digvijay Singh fell in love with the city’s cosmopolitan culture and made it home in 2004. But, Gurugram’s crumbling infrastructure makes him wonder about its future.
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