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Madhya Pradesh Congress seeks removal of 14 non-MLA ministers for 'misusing' power; 28 seats go to bypolls on 3 Nov
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Madhya Pradesh Congress seeks removal of 14 non-MLA ministers for 'misusing' power; 28 seats go to bypolls on 3 Nov

The 14, who resigned from the Congress and their Assembly membership earlier this year and joined the BJP, are contesting the upcoming by-elections in the state

‘High time’ Congress gets full-time president by ‘selection or election’, says Sandeep Dikshit
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‘High time’ Congress gets full-time president by ‘selection or election’, says Sandeep Dikshit

Dikshit hit out at Jyotiraditya Scindia and Sachin Pilot, asserting that the fight was between the 'usurpers' and those persevering through hard work

MP Congress spokeperson defends Tablighi Jamaat organisers in video; BJP, local leaders question party leadership's silence
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MP Congress spokeperson defends Tablighi Jamaat organisers in video; BJP, local leaders question party leadership's silence

While Congress spokesperson Abbas Hafeez's video defending the Tablighi Jamaat flies in the face of facts, what intrigues political observers is that the Congress leadership has not even responded to the video

Madhya Pradesh political crisis: Cops detain Digvijaya Singh for trying to meet rebel Congress MLAs in Bengaluru
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Madhya Pradesh political crisis: Cops detain Digvijaya Singh for trying to meet rebel Congress MLAs in Bengaluru

As the police tried to convince him, the former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Digvijay Singh said, "It is my right to meet my Congress MLAs. I don't want to meet the BJP MLAs. I want to meet the Congress MLAs. People have voted them as Congress MLAs, not as BJP MLAs."

SC seeks response from Madhya Pradesh govt on BJP's plea seeking immediate floor test; matter to be heard at 10.30 am today
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SC seeks response from Madhya Pradesh govt on BJP's plea seeking immediate floor test; matter to be heard at 10.30 am today

The Supreme Court has asked the Kamal Nath government in Madhya Pradesh to give by Wednesday its response to former chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan's plea seeking a direction for an immediate floor test in the Assembly

Shivraj Singh Chouhan demands action against Congress workers who showed black flags to Scindia; says law and order in MP has 'collapsed'
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Shivraj Singh Chouhan demands action against Congress workers who showed black flags to Scindia; says law and order in MP has 'collapsed'

Terming the incident of Congress workers showing black flags to BJP leader Jyotiraditya Scindia 'shocking', Shivraj Singh Chouhan demanded action against those involved in the 'attack'

BJP leader Shivraj Singh Chouhan says party not interested in toppling Madhya Pradesh govt, terms political crisis as 'internal matter' of Congress
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BJP leader Shivraj Singh Chouhan says party not interested in toppling Madhya Pradesh govt, terms political crisis as 'internal matter' of Congress

Hours after the Congress-led government in Madhya Pradesh plunged into a crisis, BJP leader Shivraj Singh Chouhan said his party was not interested in toppling the government and termed the developments as the 'internal matter' of Congress.

Madhya Pradesh crisis: Digvijaya Singh hits out at Jyotiraditya Scindia for being 'unreachable', says he is suffering from swine flu
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Madhya Pradesh crisis: Digvijaya Singh hits out at Jyotiraditya Scindia for being 'unreachable', says he is suffering from swine flu

Taking a dig at party leader Jyotiraditya Scindia amid the ongoing political crisis in Madhya Pradesh, former chief minister and senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Tuesday said that Scindia is suffering from swine flu and is hence unreachable.

Madhya Pradesh crisis: Kamal Nath govt totters as 17 Scindia loyalists reach Bengaluru; tussle over RS berth, party infighting likely reasons
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Madhya Pradesh crisis: Kamal Nath govt totters as 17 Scindia loyalists reach Bengaluru; tussle over RS berth, party infighting likely reasons

In Madhya Pradesh, Chief Minister Kamal Nath and Jyotiraditya Scindia have been at loggerheads for a long time.

Madhya Pradesh govt razes portion of resort owned by BJP leader, considered key figure in alleged MLA poaching bid
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Madhya Pradesh govt razes portion of resort owned by BJP leader, considered key figure in alleged MLA poaching bid

The Umaria district administration on Saturday demolished an encroachment in a resort owned by BJP MLA Sanjay Pathak, who is said to be a key figure in the poaching row in the Congress-ruled Madhya Pradesh

BJP, Congress spar over death of 24-year-old Dalit man in MP, accuse each other of communal disharmony and minority appeasement
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BJP, Congress spar over death of 24-year-old Dalit man in MP, accuse each other of communal disharmony and minority appeasement

The recent killing of a 24-year-old Dalit man in Madhya Pradesh has triggered a war of words between the Opposition BJP and the ruling Congress, with the latter on Wednesday accusing the saffron party of disturbing the communal harmony for its vested interests.

Jhabua bye-election emerges as make-or-break situation for Congress, Kantilal Bhuria; win could reverse tribal leader's fortunes
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Jhabua bye-election emerges as make-or-break situation for Congress, Kantilal Bhuria; win could reverse tribal leader's fortunes

There can't be a better opportunity than the Jhabua bye-election for the Congress to add another Assembly seat to its tally in Madhya Pradesh and for five-time MP Kantilal Bhuria to reverse his dwindling political fortunes

Madhya Pradesh Congress to stage sit-in outside Narendra Modi’s residence demanding release of financial relief after destruction by floods
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Madhya Pradesh Congress to stage sit-in outside Narendra Modi’s residence demanding release of financial relief after destruction by floods

Congress leaders from Madhya Pradesh would stage a sit-in outside Prime Minister Narendra Modi's official residence in New Delhi on Thursday to demand release of central funds for losses suffered by the state due to heavy rains this monsoon.

Daily Bulletin: First India-Nepal crossborder oil pipeline to be inaugurate today; Shah Mehmood Qureshi to address UNHRC; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: First India-Nepal crossborder oil pipeline to be inaugurate today; Shah Mehmood Qureshi to address UNHRC; day's top stories

Here are today's top stories: Narendra Modi to jointly inaugurate cross-border pipeline with Nepalese counterpart KP Sharma Oli; Jyotiraditya Scindia to meet Sonia Gandhi amid Congress feud over in MP Congress' top post; and more

Congress panel to probe Digvijaya Singh-Umang Singhar tiff, Kamal Nath meets Sonia Gandhi over infighting in state unit
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Congress panel to probe Digvijaya Singh-Umang Singhar tiff, Kamal Nath meets Sonia Gandhi over infighting in state unit

Congress president Sonia Gandhi has referred the issue of public spat involving veteran leader Digvijaya Singh and a Madhya Pradesh minister to the party's central disciplinary committee, a senior leader said on Sunday.

Congress Madhya Pradesh in-charge meets Sonia Gandhi, submits report on infighting in state unit
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Congress Madhya Pradesh in-charge meets Sonia Gandhi, submits report on infighting in state unit

Congress general secretary in-charge of Madhya Pradesh Deepak Babariya said he has submitted his observations to Sonia Gandhi over the infighting after meeting several leaders in the state unit.

Jyotiraditya Scindia 'exploring options' if denied post of MPCC chief, say reports; Kamal Nath denies rumours of rift
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Jyotiraditya Scindia 'exploring options' if denied post of MPCC chief, say reports; Kamal Nath denies rumours of rift

Amid rumours of an apparent rift in Madhya Pradesh Congress, state chief minister Kamal Nath on Friday met Sonia Gandhi and discussed names of possible successors to him as party's state unit chief

Bigger, better Vande Mataram rendition in Madhya Pradesh after Congress-BJP face off: What led up to this tornado in a teacup
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Bigger, better Vande Mataram rendition in Madhya Pradesh after Congress-BJP face off: What led up to this tornado in a teacup

On 1 January, a 13-year-old tradition set by previous BJP government was broken as Vande Mataram was not sung on the the first working day of the month at Madhya Pradesh secretariat. In doing so, the Congress gifted an emotive issue to the BJP which milked the opportunity to the fullest.

Kamal Nath-led Congress govt suspends pension to MISA detainees; scheme was launched by BJP for prisoners of Emergency
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Kamal Nath-led Congress govt suspends pension to MISA detainees; scheme was launched by BJP for prisoners of Emergency

The Congress-led Madhya Pradesh government has put on hold payment of pension to those who were detained under the Maintenance of Internal Security Act (MISA) during the Emergency. The scheme had been launched by the BJP government.