Rajesh Asnani

With Vasundhara Raje on roll, BJP rivals turn to Amit Shah for checking former Rajasthan CM

Their motive is to showcase that Raje is still the BJP's only popular face in Rajasthan and that she be projected as the CM face in 2023.

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Vasundhara Raje’s Mewar yatra sets BJP abuzz, ex-Rajasthan CM claims no political motive

Vasundhara Raje will also pay homage to party leaders who passed away due to Covid-19 and pray for the state’s prosperity in various temples.

24 Nov 2021

Sachin Pilots his way in Gehlot government

Five of former deputy CM’s loyalists among 15 who took oath; ministry now more diverse 

22 Nov 2021

Jaipur Diary

After a long break due to the pandemic, the Jaipur Jewellery Show (JJS) will be held from December 24 to 27.

22 Nov 2021

Rajasthan's Padma Shri awardee Usha Chaumar's tale from indignity to limelight

A manual scavenger from the age of seven, Usha Chaumar's shadow was avoided by people whose domestic trash she cleaned.

21 Nov 2021

Gehlot's new team ready: 11 Cabinet Ministers, 4 new MoS to take oath; five from Pilot camp

The swearing-in ceremony will take place on Sunday at 4 pm in Raj Bhavan. All the ministers have been called to the state Congress headquarters at 2 pm.

21 Nov 2021

Rajasthan cabinet to have 12 new faces, five to six loyalists from Sachin Pilot camp

The Ashok Gehlot-led Congress government will have a total of 30 ministers, including 18 who resigned earlier.

21 Nov 2021

Three Rajasthan ministers offer to quit ahead of reshuffling of Gehlot govt Cabinet

Those who have offered to quit are Revenue Minister Harish Chaudhary, Medical and Health Minister Dr Raghu Sharma and Education Minister Govind Singh Dotasra, Congress general secretary.

19 Nov 2021

Gehlot’s query exposes bribery in transfer of Rajasthan teachers

Speaking at the felicitation programme in Jaipur, Gehlot asked the teachers if they had to pay bribes for transfers, to which they replied in a resounding ‘yes’. 

17 Nov 2021

Bypoll defeat sharpens factionalism in Rajasthan BJP as Raje camp goes all guns blazing

Talking to media on Friday, former BJP state president Ashok Parnami claimed the next Assembly election would be fought under the leadership of former chief minister Vasundhara Raje.

15 Nov 2021

Flu claims 168 Siberian cranes in Rajasthan

Bird flu has made its way in Rajasthan again as over 150 Siberian migratory birds (Demoiselle Cranes) have been confirmed dead due to the deadly disease.

14 Nov 2021

Eight orphans abused at Rajasthan shelter home by two adolescents

The victims are in the age group of 8-10 years. Reports said after the police and child protection teams arrived at the shelter, they were stunned by the conversation with the children. 

13 Nov 2021

Jaipur Diary

The eight-day Pushkar cattle fair began on Monday. The splendour has returned which had been missing for the last few years.

10 Nov 2021

Gehlot cabinet expansion may take place next week as Rajasthan CM to meet Congress top brass

Gehlot is likely to expand his cabinet by November 12 as three of his ministers — Shanti Dhariwal, Parsadi Lal Meena and Bharosi Lal Jatav — will be on a visit to Dubai till November 18.

08 Nov 2021

Rajasthan govt's English medium schools to introduce pre-primary language class as demand rises

With the govt limiting seats and paying attention to teaching quality, these schools are giving a tough competition to pvt schools, writes Rajesh Asnani

07 Nov 2021