Kapil Sibal has hurt sentiments of Congress workers: Ashok Gehlot

Sharply reacting to former Union Minister and senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal’s observation that the party has not introspected for the past six years, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has said there was no need for Sibal to mention the internal issue of the party in the media. Continue Reading

Congress high command replaces AICC general secretary for Rajasthan, CM welcomes

In a crucial change in the Congress set-up in Rajasthan following the  truce called between Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and his former deputy Sachin  Pilot, the party on Sunday appointed senior leader Ajay Maken as AICC general  secretary in-charge of the state in place of Avinash Pande. Continue Reading

Crucial session of Rajasthan Assembly starts

An important session of the Rajasthan Assembly in which Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot-led Congress government will move a vote of confidence began this morning. Continue Reading

Rajasthan crisis: MLAs supporting CM Gehlot shifted to Jaisalmer

Legislators of Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot camp, who have been staying at a hotel on the Jaipur- Delhi Highway amid the ongoing political crisis in the State, have been shifted to Jaisalmer on Friday. Continue Reading

Rajasthan: As Governor sets Assembly session, all eyes on Gehlot, Pilot

With the deadlock over convening the Rajasthan Assembly ending Wednesday after Governor Kalraj Mishra agreed to call a session from 14 August, all eyes are on Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and sacked Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot. Continue Reading

Rajasthan Governor returns CM’s proposal on Assembly session, Gehlot cries foul

Rajasthan Governor Kalraj Mishra today returned to the Ashok Gehlot-led Congress government a cabinet note seeking an Assembly session with fresh queries. Continue Reading

Editorial: Rajasthan rumblings

Charges and counter-charges are flying thick and fast in Rajasthan political arena, ever since the simmering differences between Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and (former) Deputy CM Sachin Pilot blew into an all out war. Continue Reading

Rajasthan CM misusing powers against us: Rebel Cong MLA

Rebel Congress MLA Vishvendra Singh has charged Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot with misusing his powers to harass legislators who have challenged his ‘misrule and lack of leadership’. Continue Reading

CBI questions Rajasthan CM’s OSD

A team of CBI officials questioned Deva Ram Saini, OSD to Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, in connection with the alleged suicide by State police officer Vishnudutt Vishnoi in Churu on 23 May. Continue Reading