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Rajasthan Assembly


Reshuffle reflects renewed focus of Congress to retain SC/ST support base in eastern Rajasthan

November 24, 2021 6:55 am

Among the new faces, eight out of the 15 newly-appointed ministers come from four districts — Bharatpur, Alwar, Dausa and Karauli — all situated in eastern Rajasthan.

Explained: Why has Rajasthan's marriage registration Bill kicked up a storm?

October 13, 2021 3:12 pm

Amid demands to withdraw the Bill, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot said Monday that the government would request the Governor to return the Bill.

Food, drug adulteration may invite life imprisonment: Rajasthan Assembly passes Bill

September 19, 2021 11:24 am

The Criminal Laws (Rajasthan Amendment) Bill has provisions for life imprisonment for adulteration of food, or drugs and medicines, making their sale a cognisable and non-bailable offence.

Rajasthan Assembly amends marriage registration law, opposition says justifies child weddings

September 18, 2021 9:47 am

The Rajasthan Compulsory Registration of Marriages (Amendment) Bill, 2021 amends the Rajasthan Compulsory Registration of Marriages Act, 2009.

Delhi Police summons Rajasthan Congress chief whip for questioning in phone tapping case

June 23, 2021 2:37 pm

The police have asked Joshi to reach the Prashant Vihar office of the Crime Branch in Rohini for the questioning.

Rajasthan Assembly proceedings adjourned twice amid uproar by BJP members

February 11, 2021 2:45 pm

During the zero hour, BJP MLAs Vasudev Devnani and Madan Dilawar raised the matter but Speaker CP Joshi did not allow them following which Deputy leader of opposition, Rajendra Rathore, and others stormed to the well protesting against the incident.

Vacant Rajasthan Congress unit posts: BJP says Gehlot-Pilot tussle still going on

January 05, 2021 2:26 am

Party appointments no concern of BJP, says chief whip.

Rajasthan Assembly passes 13 Bills: BJP stages walkout after Deputy LoP confronts Speaker

August 25, 2020 5:09 am

During a debate on The Rajasthan Rehabilitation of Beggars or Indigents (Amendment) Bill, 2020, BJP MLA and former minister Kiran Maheshwari and then BJP MLA Madan Dilawar were pulled up by the Speaker when they ventured out of the contents of the Bill.

Rajasthan Assembly: Uproar over Covid management, economy, House adjourned thrice

August 22, 2020 12:18 am

Nine Bills were also introduced in the Assembly but could not be discussed as the Covid debate took up the entire day.

BJP legislators walk out of Rajasthan Assembly over farm loan issue

July 12, 2019 9:26 pm

Leader of Opposition Gulab Chand Kataria and other BJP legislators continued speaking but when Speaker did not pay heed to them they staged a walkout.