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Lok Sabha election 2019 Phase 7: Indore, Mandsaur, Ratlam seats likely to pose crucial challenge for BJP and Congress in Madhya Pradesh
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Lok Sabha election 2019 Phase 7: Indore, Mandsaur, Ratlam seats likely to pose crucial challenge for BJP and Congress in Madhya Pradesh

BJP has fielded its sitting MP Sudhir Gupta and Congress has given a ticket to former MP Meenakshi Natrajan, who had won in 2009 but lost in 2014 in Mandsaur.

Madhya Pradesh polls: Will bag Dhar seat, says Congress' Hiralal Alawa as party workers fume over ticket to 'outsider'
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Madhya Pradesh polls: Will bag Dhar seat, says Congress' Hiralal Alawa as party workers fume over ticket to 'outsider'

Hiralal Alawa says Congress gave him a ticket because the party is 100% sure that he will be able to win the Dhar seat.

Madhya Pradesh Assembly Election 2018: Kukshi seat becomes bone of contention between Congress, JAYS
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Madhya Pradesh Assembly Election 2018: Kukshi seat becomes bone of contention between Congress, JAYS

The seat-sharing talks between them have apparently hit a roadblock, as both are keen on contesting election from Kukshi seat in western Madhya Pradesh, currently held by the Congress. The JAYS wants to field its candidate from Kukshi, although the Congress says it does not want to part with this seat as it has been its traditional stronghold.

'SC, ST, OBC' labelled on candidates' chests during police recruitment: NHRC issues notice to Madhya Pradesh govt
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'SC, ST, OBC' labelled on candidates' chests during police recruitment: NHRC issues notice to Madhya Pradesh govt

NHRC on Tuesday issued notice to the Madhya Pradesh government over stamping of caste on the bodies during its constable recruitment drive

Mayawati condemns marking caste on chests of police recruits in MP as 'criminal,' slams BJP for silence
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Mayawati condemns marking caste on chests of police recruits in MP as 'criminal,' slams BJP for silence

BSP chief Mayawati lashed out at the BJP claiming the incident in Madhya Pradesh, where aspirants for the post of police constables reportedly had their caste categories written on bare chests, was just a fresh example of the saffron party's "new found love for Dalits."

Sardar Sarovar Dam: People staying put in submergence area despite rise in water level, says official
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Sardar Sarovar Dam: People staying put in submergence area despite rise in water level, says official

Despite a rise in water level following heavy rainfall in the submergence area of Sardar Sarovar Dam on the Narmada, thousands of people in four districts of Madhya Pradesh are still staying put, an official said on Friday

Medha Patkar hospitalised after 12 days of fasting in Madhya Pradesh
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Medha Patkar hospitalised after 12 days of fasting in Madhya Pradesh

Medha Patkar and her associates had launched the fast on 27 July, demanding "proper" rehabilitation and resettlement of those affected by the Sardar Sarovar Project.

Medha Patkar's health deteriorates as hunger strike protesting Sardar Sarovar project enter 11th day
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Medha Patkar's health deteriorates as hunger strike protesting Sardar Sarovar project enter 11th day

The health of social activist Medha Patkar and 11 others, who are on an indefinite hunger strike, deteriorated as their fast entered its 11th day on Sunday.

Narmada dam row: Madhya Pradesh govt says won't use force at present to evacuate people
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Narmada dam row: Madhya Pradesh govt says won't use force at present to evacuate people

The Madhya Pradesh government on Tuesday said that it won't use force to make families leave the submergence areas of the Sardar Sarovar Dam on Narmada river

Govt warns of rise in water levels of rivers in Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan due to heavy rain
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Govt warns of rise in water levels of rivers in Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan due to heavy rain

In the wake of the meteorological department's forecast of heavy rains, the government on Friday warned of an increase in water levels of several rivers in the next three days.

Another Madhya Pradesh farmer commits suicide; Congress claims death toll crossed 40
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Another Madhya Pradesh farmer commits suicide; Congress claims death toll crossed 40

The farmers' suicides continued unabated in Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday with one more peasant ending his life in Dhar district, prompting the Congress to claim a 40-plus toll in the BJP-ruled state this month.

Madhya Pradesh farmers' strike: Three end lives in 24 hours, suicide toll at 15 since 8 June
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Madhya Pradesh farmers' strike: Three end lives in 24 hours, suicide toll at 15 since 8 June

Three farmers allegedly ended their lives in Madhya Pradesh in the past 24 hours due to distress over debts, taking the suicide toll in the state since 8 June to 15.

Madhya Pradesh protests: Another farmer commits suicide; 12 deaths since 8 June
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Madhya Pradesh protests: Another farmer commits suicide; 12 deaths since 8 June

One more debt-ridden farmer allegedly committed suicide in Madhya Pradesh, taking the number of cultivator deaths in the state to 12 in the last 10 days

Madhya Pradesh farmers' unrest: Congress MLA Shakuntala Khatik booked for inciting violence
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Madhya Pradesh farmers' unrest: Congress MLA Shakuntala Khatik booked for inciting violence

Congress MLA Shakuntala Khatik has been booked for allegedly inciting people to set ablaze a police station, amid violent protests by farmers in Madhya Pradesh.

Madhya Pradesh protest: Shivraj Singh Chouhan begins 'peace fast', as farmers call for action
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Madhya Pradesh protest: Shivraj Singh Chouhan begins 'peace fast', as farmers call for action

Shivraj Singh Chouhan sat on an indefinite fast at Dussehra Maidan in Bhopal on Saturday for "restoration of peace" amid a farmers' agitation in the state. Although, the opposition Congress dubbed it as "drama".

Madhya Pradesh farmers' protest: Agitations spread to Rewa, people use onions to block highway
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Madhya Pradesh farmers' protest: Agitations spread to Rewa, people use onions to block highway

Farmers threw large quantity of onions in front of the divisional commissioner's office in Rewa and attempted to block a national highway

Madhya Pradesh farmers go on strike causing shortage of commodities
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Madhya Pradesh farmers go on strike causing shortage of commodities

As the farmers' protest in Madhya Pradesh entered its third day, people faced a shortage of milk and vegetables, despite government's efforts to smoothen the supply

Madhya Pradesh: 10 dead, 40 injured as bus plunges into valley
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Madhya Pradesh: 10 dead, 40 injured as bus plunges into valley

At least 10 people were killed and over 40 others were injured tonight when a private bus in which they were travelling fell into a deep valley in Machalia Ghat in neighbouring Dhar district.

Polling in MP: 42 percent voter turnout recorded till 2 pm
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Polling in MP: 42 percent voter turnout recorded till 2 pm

Efforts are on to persuade people to exercise their right to franchise by concerned officials but they are not relenting, chief election officer said.

MP polls: EC directs for re-election in three booths
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MP polls: EC directs for re-election in three booths

The re-poll was ordered following complaints of malfunctioning of EVMs in the three polling booths in Bhopal and Dhar districts, sources in the State Election office said today.