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Vasundhara Raje


There were three bypolls before this...where was she?: Kataria on Raje's absence from campaigns

November 14, 2021 7:24 am

While speaking to reporters in Jhunjhunu district on Saturday, Kataria was asked about Raje's absence in the run-up to the bypolls.

Vasundhara Raje on next CM face of Rajasthan: ‘Person loved by all communities gets to rule’

October 23, 2021 8:35 am

Raje's statement comes amidst a long-drawn power struggle within the state BJP wherein her supporters were vocal in her support while teh former CM had till now maintained a calculated silence.

Vasundhara daughter-in-law had firm in tax haven Belize

October 11, 2021 7:19 am

According to records from Panamanian law firm Alcogal (Aleman, Cordero, Galindo & Lee), Niharika Raje is a “beneficial owner” of Octavia Limited, incorporated in Belize.

Days before Rajasthan House session, BJP MLA loyal to Vasundhara attacks LoP Kataria

September 08, 2021 4:47 pm

In letters to state BJP president Satish Poonia and the party’s national president JP Nadda, Kailash Meghwal has said he will move a censure motion against Kataria in the meeting of BJP MLAs.

BJP expels former minister close to Raje for 6 years

July 18, 2021 3:59 am

Dr Rohitashav Kumar Sharma says Poonia faction taking revenge as he is Vasundhara supporter.

Rajasthan: In show of strength, Raje’s supporters start ‘jan rasoi' in ex-CM’s name

June 02, 2021 11:18 pm

Amidst reports of the growing say of the BJP central leadership in state matters and Vasundhara Raje being missing from several programmes of the state unit, the former CM’s supporters have in recent times floated parallel outfits backing her.

Back for third term, Mamata becomes one of the longest-serving woman CMs in India

May 03, 2021 8:13 pm

With Didi all set to take oath for the third time, we take a look at the longest-serving woman chief ministers the country has seen so far.

Delhi confidential: Poll Distancing

April 14, 2021 3:50 am

With bypolls in Sujangarh, Rajsamand and Sahada slated for April 17, the BJP is increasing its campaign presence in the three Rajasthan constituencies. However, one prominent leader is missing from action: former chief minister Vasundhara Raje.

Rajasthan Class XII textbook links Islam with terrorism; FIR lodged in Jaipur

March 18, 2021 11:52 pm

In a chapter on ‘Terrorism, Criminalisation of Politics and Corruption’, the Class XII government Political Science textbook allegedly talks about Islamic terrorism.

Jogeshwar Garg appointed BJP's Whip in Assembly

March 10, 2021 12:44 pm

Last month, in a letter to BJP state president Satish Poonia, Vasundhara Raje loyalists had demanded that all BJP MLAs be given an equal opportunity to speak in the Assembly.


Massive landslide in Darjeeling, Indonesian plane crash, Digital India Launch

July 04, 2015 8:00 am

Narendra Modi launches Digital India campaign; Massive Landslide In Darjeeling, 38 Feared dead; Indonesian Air Force Plane Crashes, 100 Feared dead.

Angry Congress workers hit streets, demand Swaraj, Raje's resignation

June 17, 2015 9:51 pm

Congress workers protest against the role of Sushma Swaraj and Vasundhara Raje on Lalit Modi issue in Kolkata on Wednesday.

Vasundhara Raje flags off Metro train service in Jaipur

June 03, 2015 5:10 pm

Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje flagging off the Jaipur Metro from Mansarovar to Chandpole.

Express Adda with Vasundhara Raje

May 07, 2015 4:32 pm

Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje was the guest at the Express Adda, in Mumbai on Wednesday.

Vasundhara Raje hits the road ahead of Lok Sabha polls

February 16, 2014 3:59 pm

Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje, her 11 ministers, their 19 secretaries, on the move for 11 days.


Congress likely to win Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, and Chhattisgarh elections, says ABP News C-voter survey

June 22, 2020 6:14 pm

An ABP News C-voter pre-poll survey has predicted a huge victory for the Congress party in Rajasthan,and a BJP defeat in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh too.

Rajasthan CM inaugurates burns ICU in Jaipur

February 25, 2016 3:29 am

Jaipur, Feb 25 (ANI): Addressing a gathering at the inauguration of burns intensive care unit (ICU) at the Sawai Man Singh Hospital, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje said the technologically advanced unit will benefit patients. Extending thanks to the Shakti Peeth Sri Shanidham for lending two-crore rupees for the project, the Chief Minister appealed the visitors and patients to maintain cleanliness at the hospital premises. The city's major hospital already had a burn ward that has been modernised with the latest technologies.

World Bank to aid Rajasthan's energy sector

February 22, 2016 2:47 pm

Jaipur, Feb 22 (ANI): The World Bank would be extending its cooperation to the Rajasthan government in the area of energy sector. World Bank Country Director Onno Ruhl spoke to Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and her cabinet ministers to discuss these issues in detail. Ruhl congratulated Raje on the success of decreasing the rate of defecation in the open. He also stressed on the use of traditional forms of energy while maintaining that the focus was on alternative forms of energy. Chief Secretary C S Rajan, Principal Secretary (Energy) Sanjay Malhotra, State Power Distribution Companies Chairman Bhaskar A Sawant, Organising Secretary Akhil Arora and World Bank Special Project Manager Mandakini Pal were present on the occasion.

Vasundhara Raje inaugurates international astrology, physiological conference

February 18, 2016 2:59 pm

Rajasthan, Feb 18 (ANI): Inaugurating the 5th International Astrology and Physiological conference at Vailshalinagar, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje emphasised on the scientific value of astrology. CM Raje urged the public to understand the concepts of astrology in a scientific way rather being superstitious about it. Bharatiya Janata Party MP Manoj Rajoria, MLA Kailash verma, Rajasthan Sanskrit University former vice-chancellor Ramanuj Devnathan and Banaras Hindu University Dean Ramchandra Pandey were among others present on the occasion.

It's time to work and grow together: Rajasthan CM

February 18, 2016 2:59 pm

Jaipur, Feb 18 (ANI): Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje said the government should not keep their powers with them but should use them for the upliftment of the country. She also said that the officers should take their responsibilities and take decisions on a faster pace rather than delaying the issue. She further said that it is the time to work together and grow together and this mantra can only help the country to grow.

Raje holds pre-budget meeting with stakeholders

February 11, 2016 3:59 am

Jaipur, Feb 11 (ANI): Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje held a pre-budget sessions with different groups. More than hundred representatives from various groups, right from NGOs to farmers, attended the series of seminars held in Panchayati Raj building in Jaipur. During these brainstorming session, intellectuals gave their valuable suggestions to CM Raje to bring a common man friendly state budget. The CM assured all representatives to consider their feedback and promised to bring a friendly budget.

CM Raje attends literary festival in pink city

January 22, 2016 5:42 am

Jaipur, Jan 22 (ANI): Asia's largest literary festival kicked off in Jaipur, in a testament to the growing global influence of Indian literature and its appeal to both publishers and authors. Regional language novelists and poets will rub shoulders with Nobel laureates and Booker Prize winners at the annual Jaipur Literary Festival where organisers will showcase works from different states and dialects to thousands of book lovers. Chief Minister of Rajasthan, Vasundhara Raje, inaugurated the event which began with the playing of Rajasthani traditional folk music. Hundreds of thousands of writers, critics, publishers and fans are expected to pack Jaipur's streets for the five-day event from January 21. Meanwhile, Rajasthan Chief Minister Raje emphasized on the habit of reading books. Access to all the events is free, and with no VIP treatment for the best-selling writers and poets, fans can get unique access to their favourite authors. In addition to die-hard bookworms, the festival's music and dancing events attract students, tourists, and even India's celebrity glitterati.

Jaipur Lit Fest kicks off with much fervour

January 21, 2016 7:52 am

Jaipur, Jan 21 (ANI): The Jaipur Literature Festival kick started on Thursday morning with the performance of local award-winning Rajasthani musicians Nathoo Solanki and Chugge Khan. The annual event is being held at the Diggi Palace. The event is slated to run from 21-25 January. The festival is completely free and open to all, attracting visitors from all four corners of the globe. Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje will inaugurate the event in a ceremony, which will include a keynote address from award-winning author Margaret Atwood.