Tag: Ashok Gehlot

Sachin Pilot camp restless over not getting due in govt, closing ranks to press demands

Tensions simmered within the Congress in Rajasthan on Saturday with the Sachin Pilot camp getting increasingly restless over allegedly not being given their due in...

More Sachin Pilot loyalists come out in open, spell trouble for Congress in Rajasthan

A day after a group of Congress MLAs met Sachin Pilot, another party legislator on Friday expressed support for the dissident leader as trouble brewed...

New Congress chief in June: CWC after spat | India News

NEW DELHI: The Congress Working Committee (CWC) overpowered resistance from a group of seniors to set June-end as the deadline for electing a full-time party...

Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot blames Centre for state govt’s failure to waive farmers’ loans

Jaipur: On the completion of two years of his government in Rajasthan, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Saturday sought to blame the Centre for the...

Political leaders pay tributes to Ambedkar on death anniversary | India News

NEW DELHI: Glowing tributes were paid to B R Ambedkar on his death anniversary on Sunday with Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying his thoughts and...

Those wanting to convert have to prove it’s not for marriage

Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh are framing new laws to stamp out ‘love jihad’ by empowering the police to inquire into the aspect of religious...

Comparison of Hathras, Baran cases ‘totally unfair’: Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot

JAIPUR: Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Monday accused the BJP of using the incident of the alleged rape of two minor sisters from Rajasthan‘s Baran...

Situation improves in Rajasthan’s Dungarpur; protesters clear Udaipur-Ahmedabad highway

JAIPUR: The situation improved in Rajasthan‘s Dungarpur district on Sunday after the Udaipur-Ahmedabad highway, which was blocked by candidates of a recruitment exam for three...

7 opposition CMs want NEET, JEE put off, will seek SC rethink | India News

NEW DELHI: Six states and a Union Territory will petition the Supreme Court against the holding of NEET and JEE examinations from September 1, flagging...

Letter by Congress leaders unfortunate, says Ashok Gehlot | India News

JAIPUR: Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot on Sunday said the Gandhi family has kept the party united and the letter written by senior Congress leaders...

View: Stop the Left turn. Congress needs to woo the middle class back

By Sanjay Jha During the recent internal fracas within the Congress in Rajasthan, one particular diatribe of Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot stood out. Sounding terribly...

As BJP ring-fences its flock, Ashok Gehlot reaches out to all Rajasthan MLAs | India News

JAIPUR/JAISALMER: Bracing for a possible trust vote during the special assembly session from August 14, Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot on Sunday sent out a three-page...

Ayodhya Ram temple ceremony: Leaders hope development would pave way for harmony

NEW DELHI: Leaders across the political spectrum on Wednesday welcomed the groundbreaking ceremony for the Ram temple in Ayodhya, hoping the development would pave the...

Signs of thaw in Rajasthan as Congress sends out feelers to Pilot camp | India News

Amid its ongoing confrontation with Sachin Pilot, conciliatory signals have emerged from Congress with party spokesperson Randeep Surjewala saying the Rajasthan former deputy CM can...

Rajasthan mess is creation of Ashok Gehlot: Bhupender Yadav, BJP general secretary

NEW DELHI: BJP general secretary from Rajasthan Bhupender Yadav has blamed the Ashok Gehlot government for the crisis in Rajasthan, stating that the current imbroglio...

Sometimes silence is louder than words: Union Minister Shekhawat on Vasundhara Raje

New Delhi: The “silence” of senior BJP leader Vasundhara Raje Scindia on the political developments in Rajasthan can be a “strategy”, her party colleague and...

Rajasthan political crisis: How Ashok Gehlot’s fate hinges on 6 ‘BSP’ MLAs | India News

NEW DELHI: The fate of the Congress government in Rajasthan led by chief minister Ashok Gehlot hangs in the balance. With the assembly set to...

Horse-trading ‘rates’ shot up after assembly session announcement: Ashok Gehlot

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot claimed Thursday that the money offered to MLAs to switch sides increased sharply after the announcement of the assembly session...

Ashok Gehlot blinks, governor has his way on 21-day notice | India News

JAIPUR: Blinking first in its battle of attrition with governor Kalraj Mishra over convening the Rajasthan assembly at short notice, the Ashok Gehlot government on...

Rajasthan government firm on July 31 session, says governor’s advice ‘not binding’ | India News

JAIPUR: Adamant about its stand on convening the Rajasthan assembly session from July 31, the Ashok Gehlot government on Tuesday sent yet another proposal —...

21-day notice to call House, unless for trust vote: Rajasthan governor to CM | India News

JAIPUR: Declaring that “Raj Bhavan has no intention to not call the (assembly) session”, Rajasthan governor Kalraj Mishra on Monday directed the Ashok Gehlot cabinet...

Hope President will intervene, instruct Rajasthan governor to convene Assembly session: Chidambaram

New Delhi: Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Monday expressed hope that President Ram Nath Kovind will intervene and instruct the Rajasthan governor to convene...

Rajasthan political crisis top developments: Congress leaders detained in UP, Gujarat, Delhi | India News

NEW DELHI: While the status-quo remains on the disqualification notices issued by the Rajasthan assembly speaker to Sachin Pilot and 18 other MLAs, the ruling...

Political crisis: BJP leaders claim ‘Breakdown of Administration in Rajasthan’

New Delhi: The outcome of the special leave petition filed by Rajasthan Speaker CP Joshi in the Supreme Court and the high court verdict on...

Rajasthan speaker may seek closure of SC proceedings | India News

JAIPUR: The Rajasthan speaker is likely to seek closure of proceedings in the SC on Monday on his petition challenging the high court’s jurisdiction to...