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Madhya Pradesh

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Madhya Pradesh: State in India
Madhya Pradesh is a state in central India. Its capital is Bhopal, and the largest city is Indore, with Jabalpur, Gwalior, Ujjain and Sagar being the other major cities. Nicknamed the "Heart of India" due to its geographical location, Madhya Pradesh is the second largest Indian state by area and the fifth largest state by population with over 75 million residents. It borders the states of Uttar Pradesh to the northeast, Chhattisgarh to the southeast, Maharashtra to the south, Gujarat to the west, and Rajasthan to the northwest. Its total area is 308,252 km2. Before 2000, when Chhattisgarh was a part of Madhya Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh was the largest state in India and the distance between the two furthest points inside the state, Singoli and Konta, was 1500 km. Konta is presently in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh state.


B B Harichandan, Anusaiya Uikey appointed Governors of AP, Chhattisgarh

BJP veteran and former Odisha minister Biswa Bhusan Harichandan and former BJP MP from Madhya Pradesh Anusuiya Uikey were on Tuesday appointed Governors of Andhra Pradesh and Chhattisgarh respectively.
DNA - Published

72-year-old 'pedwale baba' vows to make Madhya Pradesh greener

Over the past five years, Dr Rajesh Agrawal has planted nearly 25,000 trees in many governmental and non-governmental land throughout his district
DNA - Published

'Yes we are dogs, faithful to people': BJP MLA on Congress minister's dog mentality jibe

Earlier in the day, Madhya Pradesh Congress minister Sajjan Singh Verma said that BJP people have a dog mentality after the party had mocked chief minister Kamal Nath government over the transfer of..
DNA - Published

Madhya Pradesh Congress MLAs, allies to meet on Wednesday to ward off BJP threat

The Congress has 114 MLAs in the 230-member House against the BJP's 109.
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Make cow sanctuary a must for all states: Panel to govt

The newly formed Rashtriya Kamdhenu Aayog has urged the central government to make it mandatory for every state and Union Territory to set up cow sanctuaries like the two 100-acre facilities it intends..
IndiaTimes - Published

Madhya Pradesh: Husband gives wife's cop uniform to girlfriend to loot people, both held

A woman was arrested along with her boyfriend for allegedly committing robberies by impersonating as a cop here in Indore on Saturday. The police said they arrested two persons in case of robbery. The..
IndiaTimes - Published

Madhya Pradesh transfers police dogs at CM Kamal Nath's residence

Paw-Wow: Mass reshuffling of police dogs across the state raises eyebrows
DNA - Published

Tribals and forest officials clash: Congress leaders seek action

Congress leaders Digvijay Singh and Jyotiradiya Scindia Saturday appealed to their party colleague and Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath to take action against officials concerned for allegedly..
IndiaTimes - Published

Weather change in Madhya Pradesh? CM Kamal Nath does a dinner diplomacy

With the Congress government in the state surviving on a slim majority, the dinner diplomacy was meant to showcase unity among various groups in the party
DNA - Published

BJP predicts 'weather change' in Madhya Pradesh , Congress scrambles to keep its flock together

A dinner was organised at the official residence of State Health Minister Tulsi Silawat on Thursday to show "unity" among various groups in the party.
DNA - Published

To avert crisis, Congress rushes Jyotiraditya Scindia to Madhya Pradesh

According to senior party leaders, Scindia arrived in Bhopal on Thursday afternoon and held discussions with Chief Minister Kamal Nath over lunch at his residence
DNA - Published

Madhya Pradesh: Farmer's son invents zero-power water purifier in Ratlam

Jitender Chawdhary invented a low-cost water purifier named 'Shuddham' that could purify up to 500 litres of dirty water per day and make it suitable for all household purposes other than drinking or..
DNA - Published

Jyotiraditya Scindia resorts to dinner diplomacy in MP

Amid the political uncertainty in Karnataka and the melt-down of the party in Goa, senior Congress leader Jyotiraditya Scindia Thursday met Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath here over lunch, and..
DNA - Published

Madhya Pradesh CM Kamal Nath eyes 70% job quota for locals

As far as private sector jobs in the state are concerned, youth residing in Madhya Pradesh will be preferred over others, says Nath
DNA - Published

Madhya Pradesh Congress blames former BJP govt for poor economic indicators

IndiaTimes - Published

Kamal Nath moves to avoid a Karnataka in Madhya Pradesh

IndiaTimes - Published

Will reserve 70 percent private sector jobs for Madhya Pradesh locals soon: Kamal Nath

He said his government would introduce legislation soon.
DNA - Published

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra is perfect candidate for Congress chief: Madhya Pradesh Minister Sajjan Singh Verma

Hailing Priyanka as the "best candidate", Verma says that she has a ferocious fighting spirit which is much needed by the Congress at the moment
DNA - Published

No relation with developments in Karnataka: Rajnath Singh

The BJP-ruled government has no relation to the ongoing developments in Karnataka and did not put pressure on any MLA or MP to switch parties, Union minister Rajnath Singh said on Monday in Lok Sabha...
IndiaTimes - Published

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