Tag: Digvijay Singh

MP Forest Minister’s pointer raises issue of constitutional propriety

Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal: The ruling Congress party in Madhya Pradesh and Chief Minister Kamal Nath owe an explanation to the people after State Forest Minister Umang Singhar has openly said that former Chief Minister Digvijay Singh is running the State Government from “behind the curtain”. What the Forest Minister has stated amounts to raising the

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Digvijay Singh bats for Bhopal; wants the capital to be recognised as a metro city

Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal: Former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister and senior Rajya Sabha Member Digvijay Singh today batted for his “Vision Bhopal” by emphasising over-riding commitment to the city and citizens of Bhopal. Digvijay Singh said that he wants Bhopal to be recognised as a metro city. Addressing media persons in the State capital on Sunday,

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Election 2019: Mamata’s TMC comes under attack; Diggy battles to hold ground

Newsroom24x7 network New Delhi: In the sixth phase of polling, West Bengal, where maximum complaints of poll-related violence, intimidation of voters and attempts of booth rigging were received, registered the maximum 80.35% polling. Confronted with poll rigging charges against the ruling All India Trinamool Congress (TMC), West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday went

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BJP questions Digvijay’s campaign; seeks action for violation of model code

Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has blasted the Congress party’s poll campaign for party senior Digvijay Singh and lodged a complaint with the Chief Election Commissioner and the  State Chief Electoral officer accusing the Congress of violating the Model Code of Conduct (MCC) by promising Congress workers and other citizens jobs if they

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Payment to tribals held up under MGNREGA in MP: Digvijay Singh

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Senior Congress leader and former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Digvijay Singh has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi informing him that those belonging to the Scheduled tribes and poor forest dwellers in Madhya Pradesh have not received payments under Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme. Singh has shot

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High Court strikes down Madhya Pradesh provision for reservation in promotions to SC/ST category

Newsroom24x7 Staff Jabalpur: A two Judge Bench of the High Court of Madhya Pradesh today gave a landmark judgment on the issue of reservation in promotions (in government service) for the SC/ST category by declaring as ultra vires and non-est in law the existing provision relating to reservation, backlog, vacancies, carry forward of backlog vacancies

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Digvijay stopped from addressing journalists in Madhya Pradesh Assembly Press room

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: Congress general secretary and former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Digvijay Singh was today declared an outsider by an order of the Madhya Pradesh Assembly Speaker Sitasharan Sharma and stopped stopped from holding a press conference in Assembly’s Press Room. Today the Congress legislators barged into the well of the House where they

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PEB scam: Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav faces heat

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav is facing the heat and pressure is mounting on him to resign after his son Shailesh Yadav’s name got linked with the massive State Professional Examination Board scam. The former OSD to the Governor and his relative Dhanraj Singh Yadav has been arrested in this case.

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PEB scam: Congress demands MP Chief Minister’s resignation

Bhopal: Congress party today launched a frontal attack on Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and demanded his immediate resignation accusing him and his family members of involvement in the massive State professional Examination Board scam. Th Chief Minister was prompt in rubbishing the charges leveled against him and his family. He said the

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