Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Gehlot villain of 'Great Political Drama' of Rajasthan: BJP

Jaipur |Tuesday, 2020 4:45:05 AM IST
BJP state President Satish Poonia on Monday termed the Rajasthan political crisis as the 'great political drama' of Rajasthan and termed Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot as the villain in the entire episode.... read..

Rebels in touch with Cong leadership, party assures resolution of Rajasthan crisis

New Delhi | August 10, 2020 4:42:06 PM IST
The MLAs supporting former Rajasthan Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot are in touch with the Congress leadership in the state and have said that the party has assured them that the issues related to Rajasthan political situation will be resolved soon.... read..

Specially-abled teen gangraped in Rajasthan

Jaipur |Monday, 2020 8:45:06 PM IST
Police have detained three accused for the abduction and gang rape of a 17-year-old specially-abled girl in Dausa district of Rajasthan.... read..

Rajasthan political crisis like Ramlila with clowns: State BJP president

Jaipur (Rajasthan) | August 10, 2020 9:42:00 PM IST
Rajasthan BJP president Satish Punia on Monday termed the state political crisis as 'Ramleela' and said that there were more clown characters in it.... read..

Rajasthan Cong MLAs demand action against Pilot, rebel MLAs

Jaisalmer (Rajasthan) | August 10, 2020 10:11:59 AM IST
Rajasthan Congress MLAs have demanded action against Sachin Pilot and other rebel MLAs at the Congress' Legislature Party meeting yesterday, said sources.... read..

Sachin Pilot takes a veiled dig at Gehlot as party announces end of crisis in Rajasthan

New Delhi | August 10, 2020 11:41:56 PM IST
In a veiled dig at Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on a day the Congress announced that crisis plaguing its government in the state had ended, party leader Sachin Pilot said that he was "surprised by a few things that were said" and noted that ther... read..

Rebel MLAs concerns noted but party discipline needs to be maintained: Rajasthan Congress

Jaisalmer (Rajasthan) | August 10, 2020 12:12:03 PM IST
Rajasthan Congress MLAs have demanded action against Sachin Pilot and other rebel MLAs at the Congress' Legislature Party (CLP) meeting held yesterday. State Congress in-charge Avinash Pandey at the CLP meet sought to address the apprehensions and concern... read..

Rajasthan BJP legislature party meeting on Tuesday from 4 pm

Jaipur (Rajasthan) | August 10, 2020 1:41:57 PM IST
Rajasthan Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) legislature party meeting will be held at 4 pm on Tuesday, said Ramlal Sharma, BJP MLA from Chomu on Monday.... read..

Punjab a new headache for Congress amid Rajasthan crisis

New Delhi |Monday, 2020 2:15:05 AM IST
With crisis still looming large in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan, the Congress is now facing a tough time to contain the feud in Punjab where two Rajya Sabha MPs -- Partap Singh Bajwa and Shamsher Singh Dullo -- have openly targeted the state government le... read..

Gehlot writes to all Rajasthan MLAs, urges them to 'save democracy'

New Delhi | August 10, 2020 1:42:12 AM IST
Appealing to "save the democracy" ahead of the Assembly session, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot wrote to all state MLAs earlier on Sunday.... read..

Rajasthan detects 598 new COVID-19 cases

Jaipur (Rajasthan) | August 10, 2020 2:12:05 PM IST
Rajasthan has detected 598 new COVID-19 cases till 10:30 am on Monday, pushing the state's COVID19 tally to 53,095 cases.... read..

Rebel Rajasthan MLAs meet senior Cong leaders, asked to tender unconditional apology

New Delhi | August 10, 2020 2:41:58 PM IST
Some of the rebel Rajasthan Congress MLAs met senior leaders of the party and have been told to tender an unconditional apology, following which they are free to meet the top leadership and express grievances, sources said on Monday.... read..

Two held for beating, forcing auto driver to chant 'Jai Shree Ram' in Rajasthan

Sikar (Rajasthan) | August 9, 2020 12:42:00 PM IST
Two persons were arrested for allegedly beating an auto driver and forcing him to chant "Jai Shree Ram" and "Modi Zindabad" at Sikar in Rajasthan.... read..

6 deaths, 596 more COVID-19 cases in Rajasthan

Jaipur (Rajasthan) | August 9, 2020 11:42:04 AM IST
Rajasthan has reported 596 new COVID-19 positive cases and six deaths, taking the total positive cases and deaths to 51,924 and 784 respectively, according to the State Health Department.... read..

Stand with truth, Rajasthan CM writes to MLAs

Jaipur |Sunday, 2020 9:15:06 PM IST
Ahead of the Rajasthan Assembly session scheduled to begin on August 14, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Sunday wrote a letter to all MLAs, appealing to them to listen to the people's voice to save democracy and to stand by truth.... read..

Rajasthan CM confident of proving majority in Assembly

Jaisalmer (Rajasthan) | August 9, 2020 3:42:02 PM IST
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Sunday expressed confidence that he would be able to prove the majority when the Assembly session commences and said that all MLAs, who do not want the government to be destabilised, would emerge victorious whether... read..

Citing harassment by Congress, six Rajasthan BJP MLAs visit Gujarat

Porbandar (Gujarat) | August 8, 2020 10:42:00 PM IST
Citing harassment by the ruling Congress in Rajasthan ahead of the legislative assembly session, six BJP MLAs reached Porbandar today to visit Somnath temple here.... read..

MLAs' phones were never tapped: Rajasthan Police

Jaipur |Saturday, 2020 2:15:05 AM IST
The Rajasthan Police on Friday clarified that they did not tap the phones of any MLA or MP.... read..

Congress MLAs staying at Suryagarh hotel are insult to Rajasthan's people: Gajendra Singh Shekhawat

New Delhi | August 8, 2020 5:41:59 PM IST
Amid the political stir in Rajasthan, Union Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat on Saturday took a dig at the Congress MLAs staying at Suryagarh Hotel in Rajasthan's Jaisalmer, saying that they are 'adding insult to injury' on the people in the state.... read..

Aware of 12 MLAs going on excursion, Rajasthan BJP is intact, united: Satish Punia

Jaipur/Chomu (Rajasthan) | August 8, 2020 3:42:04 PM IST
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Rajasthan president Satish Punia on Saturday said that he is aware that 12 BJP MLAs were going for an excursion and accused the Congress of spreading rumours about party MLAs.... read..

Rajasthan reports 499 new COVID-19 cases, 9 deaths

Jaipur (Rajasthan) | August 8, 2020 11:42:00 AM IST
As many as 499 new COVID-19 cases and nine deaths were reported from Rajasthan till 10:30 am on Saturday, taking the total coronavirus cases in the state to 50,656, the state health department said.... read..

6 Rajasthan BSP MLAs seek to transfer plea against their merger with Congress to SC

New Delhi | August 8, 2020 7:42:01 PM IST
Six Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) MLAs from Rajasthan on Saturday moved Supreme Court seeking transfer of the case against their merger with the Congress party in the state from Rajasthan High Court to the top court.... read..

6 deaths, 422 more COVID-19 cases in Rajasthan

Jaipur (Rajasthan) | August 7, 2020 1:12:00 PM IST
Six deaths and 422 new COVID-19 cases were reported in Rajasthan on Friday, according to a bulletin by the State Health Department.... read..

Shreya Chaudhry: I adore everything about Rajasthan

Mumbai |Thursday, 2020 3:45:06 AM IST
Actress Shreya Chaudhry says working on the series, Bandish Bandits, introduced her to the culture and cuisine of Rajasthan.... read..

Status quo, says Maken on political crisis in Rajasthan

New Delhi |Thursday, 2020 11:45:06 PM IST
There is "status quo" in the ongoing political crisis in Rajasthan as there have been no talks with the rebel MLAs belonging to the Sachin Pilot camp to get them back to the Congress party fold. However, the party said that it has "majority" numbers and c... read..

Rajasthan to introduce new tourism policy soon amid COVID-19 crisis

General News | August 6, 2020 9:11:59 AM IST
Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday announced that the Rajasthan government will soon introduce a new tourism policy to help ensure the sector tides over the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.... read..

Rajasthan reports 593 new COVID-19 cases

Jaipur (Rajasthan) | August 5, 2020 12:42:02 PM IST
A total of 593 new COVID-19 cases and 10 deaths were reported in Rajasthan in the last 24 hours, taking the state's total count of positive coronavirus cases to 47,272, the state government said on Wednesday.... read..

Rajasthan HC seeks Assembly Speaker's response on plea against merger of Cong, BSP MLAs

Jaipur (Rajasthan) | August 5, 2020 12:42:05 PM IST
The Rajasthan High Court on Wednesday issued notice to Assembly Speaker CP Joshi on petitions filed by BJP leader Madan Dilawar and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and against the merger of six BSP MLAs in the state with the Congress party.... read..

Rajasthan SOG transfers alleged horse-trading case to ACB

Jaipur (Rajasthan) | August 4, 2020 3:12:12 PM IST
Rajasthan Special Operations Group (SOG) has transferred the alleged horse-trading case to Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) while taking off Section 124A IPC (Sedition) from the case based on legal opinion, Rajasthan SOG said on Tuesday.... read..

8 deaths, 551 more COVID-19 cases in Rajasthan

Jaipur (Rajasthan) | August 4, 2020 11:42:04 AM IST
A total of 551 new COVID-19 cases and eight deaths have been reported from Rajasthan in the last 24 hours, the State Health Department informed.... read..

BSP moves fresh appeal in Rajasthan HC seeking stay on BSP MLAs merger with Cong

Jaipur (Rajasthan) | August 4, 2020 12:41:58 PM IST
The Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) on Tuesday moved an appeal before the Rajasthan High Court against a single-judge bench order, which it said had refused to put in abeyance the merger of six BSP MLAs in the state with the Congress party.... read..

1,124 new COVID-19 cases in Rajasthan

Jaipur (Rajasthan) | August 4, 2020 11:12:06 PM IST
A total of 1,124 new COVID-19 cases and 13 deaths were reported from Rajasthan till 8.30 pm on Tuesday.... read..

Can Pilot's silence, BSP's plea see a new CM in Rajasthan?

Jaipur |Tuesday, 2020 11:45:06 PM IST
Amid the ongoing political crisis in Rajasthan, there are whispers that the state may get a new Chief Minister as both the AICC and state Congress leaders are going soft on rebel Sachin Pilot and his loyalists who have maintained a stoic silence all thes... read..

Yoga institutes, gymnasiums to re-open in Rajasthan from tomorrow

Jaipur (Rajasthan) | August 4, 2020 5:12:22 PM IST
The Rajasthan government on Tuesday allowed yoga institutes and gymnasiums to function from August 5.... read..
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