Mob Killing Victim Pehlu Khan Not Charged, Says Rajasthan Chief Minister

Saturday, 29 June 2019 08:17
JAIPUR: A political fight broke out on Saturday after a dairy farmer, who was beaten to death in April 2017 by cow vigilantes in Rajasthan, was named in a chargesheet along with his sons, drawing attention to the legal treatment…

Rajasthan to revoke cases against Dalits

Wednesday, 02 January 2019 09:50
The Rajasthan government will revoke cases registered against Dalits during the Bharat Bandh of April 2 last year after reviewing them, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot said on Tuesday. He made the announcement a day after Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief…

Rajasthan cabinet portfolios allocated, Gehlot keeps home, finance

Thursday, 27 December 2018 16:38
Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh on early Thursday allocated portfolios to the Council of Ministers, three days after 23 ministers took oath, with Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot keeping key departments including Home, Finance and Personnel. The allocation of portfolios took place…

23 Rajasthan Ministers take oath

Monday, 24 December 2018 16:46
Twenty-three ministers took oath in Rajastan on Monday. They included 13 cabinet ministers and 10 ministers of state. Governor Kalyan Singh administered the oath of office at the Raj Bhavan. The cabinet ministers are B.D. Kalla (Bikaner), Shanti Dhariwal (Kota…

Fighting hunger: This NGO feeds 1.9 million children every day

Monday, 24 December 2018 09:50
In a country with the largest number of malnourished children in the world, the need of the hour is not small steps but giant leaps. And that giant leap is exactly what a Bengaluru-based NGO aspires to take, aiming to…

Rajasthan announces farm loan waiver up to Rs 2 lakh

Thursday, 20 December 2018 09:24
Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday announced a loan waiver of up to Rs 2 lakh to farmers of the state, fulfilling the promise made by the Congress in its election manifesto. The short-term loan of up to Rs 2…

Gehlot assumes charge as Rajasthan CM

Wednesday, 19 December 2018 15:38
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday took charge of his office at the secretariat here. He first offered his prayers at the temple situated inside the secretariat complex and then offered floral tributes to the statue of Mahatma Gandhi.…

Gehlot, Pilot sworn in as Rajasthan CM, Deputy

Monday, 17 December 2018 16:11
Senior Congress leader Ashok Gehlot was sworn in as Chief Minister of Rajasthan for a third time while Sachin Pilot took oath as Deputy Chief Minister at the Albert Hall here on Monday. Governor Kalyan Singh administered the oath of…

Rahul to attend oath-taking ceremony in Rajasthan

Sunday, 16 December 2018 09:09
Congress President Rahul Gandhi, along with several senior party leaders, will be present on December 17 at the oath-taking ceremony of Rajasthan Chief Minister-designate Ashok Gehlot, party sources said on Saturday. The programme, in which Sachin Pilot will also take…

Gehlot CM picked in Rajasthan, Pilot to be his deputy

Friday, 14 December 2018 16:31
Veteran Congress leader Ashok Gehlot was on Friday picked as Congress choice for Chief Minister of Rajasthan and his rival in the race Sachin Pilot could be the Deputy Chief Minister. The question of leadership is understood to have been…