Tag: Sachin Pilot

CBI, ED summon TMC netas over Ponzi scams | India News

KOLKATA: Days after it summoned Trinamool Congress Rajya Sabha MP Manas Bhuniya over the iCore Ponzi muddle, the CBI on Friday asked Bengal minister Partha...

BJP cites Rajasthan local polls win as proof of farmers’ support to new agri laws | India News

NEW DELHI: The timing could not have been more important. BJP’s upset win over the ruling Congress in predominantly rural Rajasthan has come as a...

Hathras SP, 4 other cops suspended; media barred from victim’s village | India News

LUCKNOW/NEW DELHI: Uttar Pradesh government on Friday suspended the Hathras SP and four other police officers over their handling of the gangrape-murder case even as...

After talking to Sachin Pilot & 13 MLAs, panel to meet Ashok Gehlot

NEW DELHI: The three-member committee constituted by interim Congress president Sonia Gandhi last month “to oversee and follow up the smooth resolution of recent issues...

Several Congress leaders throw weight behind Gandhi family on CWC eve

Several Congress leaders on Sunday threw their weight behind the Gandhi family amidst a growing tumult with the party deeply divided on the leadership issue...

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...

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...

Jakhar to write to Sonia for strict action against Bajwa, Dullo | India News

CHANDIGARH: A day after two Congress Rajya Sabha MPs, Partap Singh Bajwa and Shamsher Singh Dullo met Punjab Governor to demand a CBI probe into...

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...

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...

Those who claimed govt is in minority are running away from floor test: Ashok Gehlot

New Delhi: As the Rajasthan political tussle has taken a new turn over the issue of convening the assembly session, chief minister Ashok Gehlot told...

Apprehension prevails in Congress after Sachin Pilot rebellion, all eyes on ‘Rahul brigade’ | India News

NEW DELHI: After rebellions by Jyotiraditya Scindia in Madhya Pradesh and Sachin Pilot in Rajasthan, the focus is now on Rahul Gandhi‘s “youth brigade” and...

Rajasthan govt to send a revised proposal to governor requesting for assembly session | India News

JAIPUR: The Rajasthan Cabinet is likely to meet again on Saturday to revise a proposal to be sent to governorKalraj Mishra requesting him to convene...

Hope Governor won’t act under any pressure, will convene Assembly soon: Ashok Gehlot | India News

JAIPUR: Hours after meeting Rajasthan Governor Kalraj Mishra, chief minister Ashok Gehlot on Friday said he hopes that the Governor will not come under “any...

View: Hold the floor test in Rajasthan, stop undermining democracy further

Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot has asked the Governor to convene the assembly immediately to seek a trust vote and end the political standoff in...

Rajasthan high court accepts Sachin Pilot’s plea to make Centre a party: Top Developments | India News

NEW DELHI: Rajasthan high court on Friday accepted Sachin Pilot‘s plea to make Centre a party in petition filed by former deputy chief minister and...

Government has majority, house session soon, says Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot

New Delhi: The Congress and the Ashok Gehlot government had mixed reactions about the Supreme Court’s Friday decision on the Rajasthan assembly Speaker’s plea, even...

Rajasthan speaker moves SC against HC order to defer disqualification proceedings till Friday | India News

NEW DELHI: Rajasthan assembly speaker C P Joshi on Wednesday moved the Supreme Court against the high court order restraining him till July 24 from...

Rajasthan CM framing me to avenge son’s defeat: Gajendra Singh Shekhawat | India News

NEW DELHI: Union Jal Shakti minister and Jodhpur MP Gajendra Singh Shekhawat said on Sunday that the “fabricated audio clip released last week by the...

Pilot shouldn’t go Scindia way, has future in Cong: Digvijaya | India News

BHOPAL: Blaming the BJP for the political drama in Rajasthan, senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Sunday asked Sachin Pilot not to leave the grand...

View: Congress should stop this political hara-kiri, and appoint a non-Gandhi president

By Sanjay Jha I had just finished a TV debate when within minutes, the same channel flashed my immediate suspension from the Congress party in...

Congress to Pilot: Why is BJP sheltering you? | India News

NEW DELHI: Seeking to undercut its Rajasthan rebel’s defence against disqualification, Congress on Saturday told sacked deputy chief minister Sachin Pilot that it was ironic...

Bar defectors from holding public office for five years, says Kapil Sibal | India News

NEW DELHI: Elected representatives should be barred from holding public office for five years and from contesting the next election if they defect, senior advocate...

After Sachin Pilot episode, many young Congress leaders say ‘patience is the key’

NEW DELHI: After the Sachin Pilot episode, several next generation Congress leaders expressed their views on the matter on social media. And most of them...