Rajasthan Poll

LS polls 2019: Nationalism no guarantee for poll success in this village of martyrs

Locals said that the village has at least 250 retired and 250 serving personnel in the Indian armed forces.

published on : 6th May 2019

Bikaner farmers root for Modi, cite stance on terror over benefit of agrarian schemes

Sitting atop a heap of chana (gram), the 56-year-old said farmers rarely ever come to know about schemes.

published on : 5th May 2019

158 of 199 Rajasthan MLAs are crorepatis: ADR report

The candidates elected to have fewer assets include youngest MLA Rajkumar Roat, Mukesh Kumar Bhakar and Ramniwas Gawriya.

published on : 15th December 2018

Tough times ahead for Union ministers from Rajasthan

Going by the state poll results, the BJP could end up with just 11 seats in the next parliamentary elections.

published on : 15th December 2018

SC/ST seats: BJP retains only 21 against 50 in 2013 Rajasthan polls

Bharatiya Janata Party won just 12 seats reserved for Scheduled Caste (SC) candidates this time, as against 32 in 2013 polls.

published on : 14th December 2018

NOTA votes exceeded victory margin in 12 Rajasthan seats

Saleh Mohammad of Congress in Pokhran defeated his rival Mahant Pratap Puri by 872 votes. NOTA got 1,121 votes.

published on : 13th December 2018

Jockeying begins for Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan CM posts, veterans have edge

On the other hand, Chhattisgarh should be easier where the top post could go to state unit chief Bhupesh Baghel or legislative party leader T S Singhdeo.

published on : 12th December 2018

Congress set to wrest Rajasthan, legislature party meets Wednesday to pick CM

As the Congress neared the majority mark of 100, Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje submitted her resignation to Governor Kalyan Singh.

published on : 12th December 2018

Rajasthan polls: Congress in talks with rebels who won as independents for support

Independent MLAs Mahadev Khandela, Babu Lal Nagar -- both former ministers, Kanti Prasad and others are in touch with Gehlot, he said.

published on : 12th December 2018

13 of 19 Rajasthan ministers lose elections; CM Vasundhara Raje retains her seat

The chief minister won the Jhalrapatan seat with a margin of 34,980 votes by defeating her nearest rival and Congress leader Manvendra Singh, the son of veteran BJP leader Jaswant Singh.

published on : 11th December 2018

Vasundhara Raje: 'Maharani' CM's raj loses to Congress, to fight another day

The former royal, who is usually called Maharani, is expected to win her seat Jhalrapatan with a handsome margin but her party appeared headed for a loss to the Congress on Tuesday.

published on : 11th December 2018

SC/ST Act amendments hurt upper caste vote bank: UP BJP MLA on poor show in assembly polls

BJP's Bairia legislator Surendra Singh, who is known for making controversial statements, said the amendments proved to be suicidal for the party.

published on : 11th December 2018

Congress will form govt in Rajasthan; Rahul, MLAs will take call on CM post: Ashok Gehlot

Gehlot said Gandhi raised key issues concerning the people because of which Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "graph came down".

published on : 11th December 2018

Ashok Gehlot assures post-poll alliance in Rajasthan with those BJP rebels

Gehlot said Gandhi raised key issues concerning the people because of which Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "graph came down".

published on : 11th December 2018

Headed for victory in three states; trend to continue in rest of India: Sachin Pilot

Asked about who will be the chief minister, Pilot said Congress chief Rahul Gandhi and party's MLAs will decide on it.

published on : 11th December 2018
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