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Rajasthan Congress Crisis

Local Body Polls Deepen Rift In Rajasthan Congress, Disquiet In Pilot Camp Grows

Sep 08, 2021 Preetha Nair

The Sachin Pilot camp’s long-pending demand on Cabinet reshuffle may get delayed due to the Assembly session.

Explained: Three Reasons Why BTP Has Withdrawn Support From Congress In Rajasthan

Dec 25, 2020 Tabeenah Anjum

BTP has got the support from the forces in Jharkhand, so we supported Congress and they helped us to keep BTP at a bay, BJP leader Kataria said


Congress Completes 2 Years In Rajasthan, Here's Looking At 6 Major Challenges That Lie Ahead

In his address on completion of two years of Congress government in Rajasthan, the chief minister Ashok Gehlot may have claimed to have fulfilled 251 of 501 promises, as mentioned in the party’s manifesto ahead of the assembly polls, but the road ahead for the government is full of challenges.

FIR Against Sachin Pilot's Media Manager, Journalist For Reporting 'MLA's Phone Tapping'

Oct 07, 2020 Tabeenah Anjum

FIR had been lodged on Oct 1 at Jaipur’s Police station against Lokendra Singh who is the media manager of former Dy CM Sachin Pilot and Sharat Kumar, a Rajasthan-based senior journalist working with Aaj Tak news channel.


Ashok Gehlot-led Govt Wins Confidence Vote In Rajasthan Assembly

In the morning, Rajasthan Parliamentary Affair Minister Shanti Dhariwal had moved the motion of confidence in Rajasthan Assembly.

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14 August, 2020

Live Updates: Ashok Gehlot Govt Wins Confidence Vote In Rajasthan Assembly

Outlook Web Bureau

In the 200-member Rajasthan Assembly, Ashok Gehlot-led Congress had the support of 107 MLAs.


14 August, 2020

Ashok Gehlot Tables Confidence Motion In Rajasthan Assembly

Outlook Web Bureau

The Congress seems confident of winning the trust vote with the support of 107 MLAs in the 200 member assembly. The BJP has 72 members.


13 August, 2020

Ashok Gehlot, Sachin Pilot Shake Hands As Congress, BJP Gear Up For Floor Test On Friday

PTI

With the disgruntled MLAs led by Pilot back in the party-fold following the intervention of the top leadership, the Congress is likely to pass the floor test.


13 August, 2020

With Smiles And Handshakes, Ashok Gehlot And Sachin Pilot Meet For First Time After Congress Truce

PTI

Sachin Pilot and Rajasthan Chief Minister Gehlot shook hands in a moment marking the return of the sacked deputy chief minister and 18 other dissident MLAs to the party-fold, after the intervention earlier this week by the top Congress leadership in Delhi.


13 August, 2020

Why The Truce Between Ashok Gehlot And Sachin Pilot Stands On Fragile Ground

Tabeenah Anjum

Even though the Congress party has brokered an understanding between Gehlot and Pilot factions for now, there are various challenges that lie ahead for smooth functioning of the government in Rajasthan.


13 August, 2020

Rajasthan BJP To Move No-confidence Motion Tomorrow; Gehlot Calls CLP Meet, Pilot Likely To Attend

PTI

The opposition party's decision comes days after an 'amicable resolution' of the nearly month-long political cisis in Rajasthan.


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12 August, 2020

‘Sometimes We Have To Be Tolerant’: Ashok Gehlot To MLAs As Sachin Pilot Returns

PTI

In an apparent reference to the return of Sachin Pilot and other rebel MLAs, the CM Ashok Gehlot said that he told the MLAs that they have to bear and work in the interest of people.


12 August, 2020

Sachin Pilot's Return Has Annoyed MLAs In Ashok Gehlot Camp: Congress Leader

PTI

A Congress leader said the legislators in Ashok Gehlot camp objected to the statements by Sachin Pilot and other dissident MLAs on their return. The chief minister has asked them to stay calm.


11 August, 2020

Governor's Powers Need To Be Redefined, Else Raj Bhawan Will Continue To Facilitate Coups

Jaiveer Shergill

The changing political realities, coupled with the lure of clinging on to power even among those who hold constitutional office, demand today that the powers of a Governor be redefined, writes Jaiveer Shergill.


11 August, 2020

'Rajasthan Crisis Resolved': Congress 'Welcomes Back' Sachin Pilot After Patch-up Talks

PTI

Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala said, 'The political crisis in Rajasthan Congress stands resolved amicably by the intervention of none other than Rahul Gandhi himself.'


11 August, 2020

'My Fight Is Of Principles, Never Craved For Any Post': Sachin Pilot After Meeting Congress Leaders

PTI

'We raised issues of principles before the Congress leadership and welcome their assurance of time-bound redressal of our grievances,' Sachin Pilot said after meeting Rahul Gandhi.


10 August, 2020

'Congress Govt In Rajasthan Bound To Disintegrate Sooner Than Later': BJP Leader

PTI

BJP legislative party leader Gulab Chand Kataria claimed a unity in the Congress ranks can only be temporary.


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10 August, 2020

'No Discussion On Leadership Change In Rajasthan, Ashok Gehlot Will Remain CM': State Congress Chief

PTI

When asked whether the party’s doors for Sachin Pilot camp have been closed, Govind Singh Dotasra said, 'Doors were open. They have run away. We have not asked them to go.'


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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