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Rajasthan government


Changing to a presidential system is the best way of ensuring a democracy that works

July 25, 2020 9:04 am

Shashi Tharoor writes: It has never been clearer. The disrepute into which the political process has fallen in India, and the cynicism about the motives of politicians, can be traced to the workings of the parliamentary system.

Rajasthan SOG serves notice on Union Minister Gajendra Shekhawat

July 20, 2020 10:34 pm

However, the FIR does not identify "Gajendra Singh" referred in the clip as Union minister Shekhawat, a senior BJP leader from Rajasthan.

Congress fumbling, as in Rajasthan, could end up being catalyst for spurt of regional parties

July 20, 2020 9:11 am

Suhas Palshikar writes: It would be interesting to see whether the Congress seeks to move in the direction of a more federal handling of factionalism without necessarily allowing state-level factions to hijack the state units. But if what is happening in Rajasthan is mere drift, then it seems more than likely that leaders like Pilot, from many states, might consider forming their own state parties.

As Rajasthan political crisis deepens, here is how the numbers stack up

July 14, 2020 10:12 pm

In the 200-member Rajasthan Assembly, the Congress has 107 MLAs and it is supported by two members each from Bharatiya Tribal Party and CPM, one MLA from RLD, and 12 Independents (124).

After Punjab and Kerala, Rajasthan govt to introduce resolution against CAA

January 23, 2020 5:37 pm

Pilot's statements come ahead of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi rally in Jaipur on January 28. "The Rajasthan Assembly will pass a resolution against the CAA in this session," he said.

Unfree speech

December 18, 2019 8:40 am

Case against Payal Rohatgi, detention in Rajasthan, undermine Congress’s professed commitment to liberal values

Rajasthan to withdraw allowances being given to those detained during Emergency

October 14, 2019 10:51 pm

The decision to discontinue pension, medical assistance and other benefits to MISA (Maintenance of Internal Security Act) and Defence of India Rules (DIR) Act detainees in the state will save Rs 40 crore annually, according to a press release issued later.

Johnson & Johnson's rejects lab report on baby shampoo, authorities want product off shelves

April 28, 2019 3:07 pm

The company has strongly objected to the Jaipur-based Drug Testing Laboratory's findings that declared the shampoo allegedly contained formaldehyde.

Rajasthan: 44 Pakistani migrants granted Indian citizenship

March 07, 2019 3:49 pm

Out of the total, 15 migrants of Udaipur, 11 of Pali, six of Jalore and 12 living in Barmer were awarded Indian citizenship.

Congress govts claim crisis almost over, urea stocks on way

December 30, 2018 6:57 am

In Madhya Pradesh, police had to be deployed for distribution of urea in Vidisha on Friday, while they resorted to lathicharge in Shivpuri and Raisen districts after desperate farmers turned unruly.