Free Press Journal
  • Cong leaders must learn lessons from defeat in polls: Khan

    Bhopal: Congress leaders must ponder over party affairs, especially after the emergence of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in Delhi which has totally routed the party in the national capital, senior party leader Aslam Sher Khan has said.

  • MP: BJP retaining power, Raghavji issue, stampede make news

    Bhopal: Shivraj Singh Chouhan led BJP to a thumping win in the assembly elections in 2013, which saw several ministers from his previous regime in the news for wrong reasons and a deadly stampede near a temple during Navratri festivities.

  • Chouhan inducts 23 ministers

    Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today expanded his ministry with the induction of 19 cabinet ministers and four ministers of state.

  • Chouhan may retain Budhni, resign from Vidisha seat

    Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, who won the just concluded Assembly polls from Vidisha and Budhni, is likely to retain the latter, which is his traditional seat.

  • Chouhan: Son of the soil scores hat-trick as Madhya Pradesh CM

    Bhopal: Sailing on a carefully cultivated image of a family man coupled with simplicity, son of a farmer Shivraj Singh Chouhan achieved a hat-trick for the BJP, a feat no other party stalwart ever accomplished in Madhya Pradesh.

  • More transparency need in awarding of Bharat Ratna: Chouhan

    Bhopal:Amid the clamour for awarding Bharat Ratna to various personalities, including former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today called for more transparency and setting some standards for selection for the coveted award.

  • MP polls: Chouhan upbeat; confident of a hat-trick

    Bhopal: With barely two days left for the Assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh and poll surveys predicting a clear win for the BJP, state Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today exuded confidence of scoring a hat-trick in the polls with a comfortable majority.

  • MP polls: Promises galore in BJP’s ‘youth manifesto’

    Bhopal: The BJP in Madhya Pradesh today announced a slew of measures for the poor and the youth as it unveiled its manifesto for the November 25 Assembly elections, including giving smart phone to students, laptops for meritorious ones, besides benefits to five lakh youngsters under self-employment schemes.

  • No comparison between Modi and Rahul: Shivraj

    Gwalior: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today said BJP’s Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi has become a mass leader with a “huge” support base and there is no comparison between his Gujarat counterpart and rival Rahul Gandhi.

  • Cong Lok Sabha member quits party; joins BJP

    Bhopal: In a setback to the Opposition Congress in Madhya Pradesh, its Lok Sabha MP from Hoshangabad seat, Rao Uday Pratap Singh, today resigned from the party and joined the ruling BJP along with some of his supporters.

  • Chouhan to contest from Budhni, Vidisha

    Bhopal: In a surprise move, the BJP has decided to filed Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan from Vidisha seat along with Budhni, from where he has already filed his nomination for the Assembly election.

  • Chouhan demands more security for Modi after Patna blasts

    Indore: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that security of BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi should be intensified in view of yesterday’s serial blasts shortly before Modi’s rally in Patna.

  • MP govt’s misgovernance responsible for stampede: Cong

    New Delhi: Blaming the Madhya Pradesh government’s “misgovernance” for the Ratangarh Temple stampede that left 115 people dead, Congress today demanded that Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan step down.

  • MP CM must send his kids to Hindi medium school, Cong says

    Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan can start exorcising “the ghost of English language” by asking BJP or RSS members to stop sending their children to English medium schools and enrolling them to Hindi schools, Leader of Opposition in Madhya Pradesh Assembly Ajay Singh said today.

  • ‘What we have achieved is nothing short of a miracle’

    “I am the single window,” declared Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan,  as he met with a galaxy of investors in Mumbai at the ‘Invest Madhya Pradesh 2012’ interaction organised by the Government of Madhya Pradesh and the Confederation of Indian Industry. Chouhan met, among others, Anil Ambani, Chairman, ADAG, Cyrus Pallonji Mistry, Dy. Chairman, TATA Group and Anand Mahindra, CMD, Mahindra & Mahindra. He also addressed the media and later