The chief minister has also sanctioned 550 posts of presiding officer, stenographer, reader, clerk, class-4 employee etc. for these courts.
May 6, 2021
Jaipur, Apr 17 : Expressing concern over the spread of COVID-19 infections across the country, Rajasthan Chief Minister…
April 17, 2021
Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday accused Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan of making false statements…
April 16, 2021
Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Tuesday said it is necessary to take strict and effective steps…
April 14, 2021
Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Friday said the number of COVID-19 doses available in the state…
April 10, 2021
"Telephone interception has been done by the Rajasthan Police under the above provision only after obtaining permission from the competent officer."
March 15, 2021
The development comes after the cover story and an editorial in a news magazine triggered heated discussions when it argued that the Gandhis are now 'isolated'.
March 9, 2021
Jaipur, Feb 1 : Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Monday expressed his displeasure over the Budget presented…
February 1, 2021
Farmers must put forth their demands peacefully. The restraint they showed while protesting for 65 days was commendable” said Rajasthan CM.
January 31, 2021
A three-member committee set up by the AICC will hold discussions on Friday evening and Saturday with state…
January 22, 2021
The meeting remained inconclusive and the government has called for another round of discussions on Thursday, December 3, union leaders said.
December 1, 2020
Gehlot said 27 per cent deaths due to COVID-19 in the state were reported from rural areas and thus, there is a need to remain alert and all the health-related protocols should be followed by everyone.
November 19, 2020
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal engaged in a war of words on…
November 17, 2020
His comments come on the day the Congress is observing fourth anniversary of note ban as a 'Vikshwasghaat Diwas'
November 9, 2020
Delhi, Jammu and Kashmir and Puducherry are the territories that have also opted for the scheme that the states have joined.
November 5, 2020
senior leaders including Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, Union minister Gajendra Singh Shekahwat and Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla…
October 28, 2020
Accordingly, applications have been sought under the Chief Minister's Madrasa Modernisation Scheme for the development of A category of madrasas registered with the Rajasthan Madrasa Board.
October 17, 2020
"There is gross callousness in the Hathras case. The victim was cremated at 2 a.m. in the night. Have never heard of such a case," Gehlot said.
October 2, 2020
The nation knows how the whole episode was an attempt by BJP-RSS to destroy communal harmony in the country," he said and tagged #BabriMasjidDemolitionCase in his tweet.
October 1, 2020
Private and government buses did not ply on roads to avert any mishap and more than 1,000 police personnel were deputed to manage law and order on the streets.
September 25, 2020
Jaipur, Sep 4 : Bharatiya Janata Party State President Satish Poonia tested Covid-19 positive on Friday, and Rajasthan…
September 4, 2020
While no reason was officially disclosed, sources indicated that the meeting was cancelled in view of the positive cases at the CMO and at the CMR.
August 28, 2020
He further said that Congress will scale new heights in the coming days under the leadership of Sonia Gandhi.
August 24, 2020
With many Congress leaders openly demanding Rahul Gandhi to be brought back as the party chief without any further delay, the party made it clear that the CWC meeting will discuss the issue.
August 24, 2020
Gehlot further said, “We will move the confidence motion ourselves. We shall also resolve the grievances of our MLAs who are annoyed with us.”
August 14, 2020
Jaipur/New Delhi, Aug 11 : The can may well have been kicked down the road in Rajasthan but…
August 12, 2020
Jaipur, Aug 11 : After the resolution of the crisis arising out of rebellion by Congress MLAs owing…
August 11, 2020
Poonia also questioned that how the party which lacks a president in Delhi, could have solved the Rajasthan political crisis.
August 10, 2020
"May Lord Ram's temple become a symbol of unity and brotherhood in our country," he said, adding #RamMandir as a hashtag.
August 5, 2020
Gehlot also attacked Union Home Minister Amit Shah, saying he always contemplates ways and means of toppling elected governments.
August 2, 2020
Congress spokesperson Jaiveer Shergill said, "Legally, politically and mathematically the Rajasthan Congress government is unbreakable and unshakable."
August 1, 2020
Jaipur, July 31: Amid allegations of horse trading, the Rajasthan Congress MLAs staying at a hotel in Jaipur…
July 31, 2020
He also targeted Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati, and accused her of taking the stand at the behest of BJP.
July 31, 2020
Officials said that the Governor raised objections over the rising cases of COVID-19 in Rajasthan and again inquired how social distancing could be maintained in the assembly during the special session.
July 30, 2020
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot’s elder brother Agrasain Gehlot on Wednesday skipped the Enforcement Directorate (ED) summon for…
July 29, 2020
The Chief Minister was speaking at a PCC function where new party unit chief Govind Singh Dotasara assumed the charge.
July 29, 2020
The political turmoil initially started with the Sachin Pilot vs Ashok Gehlot fight which is now turning into a Gehlot vs Governor tussle.
July 29, 2020
Jaipur, July 28 : The story of Rajasthan Congress after being split and divided in two groups led…
July 28, 2020
After the hectic parleys, the Governor yielded and gave the go ahead for convening the assembly session.
July 27, 2020
Also, there is misuse of agencies like the CBI, ED, Income-tax Department, to threaten the elected representatives which is highly condemnable.
July 27, 2020
Maken, a former Union Minister, also said that the entire nation is raising its voice in support of the Congress’ #SpeakUpForDemocracy campaign.
July 26, 2020
Ever since Congress leader Sachin Pilot rebelled against the leadership of Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, the stability of the government has been in question.
July 25, 2020
Stressing that there should not be any kind of pressure politics, he said that on Thursday night, the state government issued a letter for calling the Assembly session on a very short notice.
Jaipur, Jul 24 : The ongoing political turmoil in Rajasthan on Friday took a new turn with Chief…
AICC spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala also tweeted to accuse the BJP of "turning the Constitution into a circus".
Jaipur, July 23 : At a time when Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has been accusing the BJP…
Locked in a bitter power struggle with his former deputy chief minister Sachin Pilot that has almost led to the collapse of the government in the desert state, Gehlot wrote to PM Modi alleging that the ruling party at the Centre had made attempts to offer money to Congress MLAs to defect.
The bench said what Speaker will decide nobody can say. The hearing on the matter will continue.
Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, who has been fighting rebellion from his political rival Sachin Pilot, on…
The ED team also reached the residence of Congress former MP Badriram Jakhad who is known to be a strong supporter of Ashok Gehlot.
July 22, 2020
The source also said that the financial probe agency is also carrying out searches at the premises of Agrasain Gehlot.
In a suicide note addressed to the Churu Superintendent of Police, the SHO had said he was not able to “bear the pressure created around him”.
Amid the political battle between Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and former Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot, all eyes…
July 21, 2020
Pilot, who was sacked as Deputy Chief Minister and state party chief, also contended that the "narrative is being redirected to avoid addressing the main issue".
July 21, 2020
“You might have never heard in history that a party’s state head is busy toppling his own government,” he said before ending his address saying ‘Satyamev Jayate’.
July 20, 2020
Counsel Harish Salve on Friday had argued that dissident MLAs want to challenge anti-defection law enshrined in the Tenth Schedule of the Constitution.
July 20, 2020
"Congress demands that either Gajendra Singh Shekhawat resigns or else he should be removed so that he cannot influence the probe," said party leader Ajay Maken in Jaipur.
July 19, 2020
Shekhawat has denied any of the tapes has his voice
July 17, 2020
The Rajasthan High Court will hear the matter at 3 pm.
July 16, 2020
Without taking the name of Sachin Pilot who was sacked on Tuesday as the PCC chief and deputy…
July 15, 2020
High alert has been sounded in Gujjar-dominated areas in Dausa, Ajmer, Tonk, Sawai Madhopur and Bharatpur to avert any untoward incident.
July 15, 2020
Jaipur, July 13 : Why did Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot shunt his MLAs to a resort in…
July 14, 2020
With Gehlot releasing photos, flashing victory sign and his camp claiming there were 107 MLAs, BJP thinks its caution paid off.
Jaipur, July 13 : Amid the ongoing political crisis in Rajasthan with Congress standing out open under two…
Sharma was summoned by the ED four days ago. The agency suspects that large scale overseas transactions have taken place.
Meanwhile, the BJP has 72 MLAs, plus 3 lawmakers from alliance partner Rashtriya Loktantrik Party (RLP).
According to party sources, Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot, who has been in Delhi-NCR along with over 25 MLAs, is set to arrive in the state capital.
Pilot stood like a wall between Gehlot and his men and hence, it was expected that he will be shunted out as Rajasthan PCC chief.
Even before the Rajya Sabha elections, Mr. Gehlot had accused BJP of destabilizing the government and conspiring, after which all the MLAs and ministers were lodged in a hotel till the election.
His remarks came amid the political crisis in the state after Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot went incommunicado along with over a dozen of MLAs.
Earlier, some MLAs from Karnataka, Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh had the opportunity to enjoy the hospitality here under the lens of the local police and intelligence apparatus.
Jaipur, July 12 : Even as the battle of one-upmanship between two Congress camps led by Rajasthan Chief…
Sources say that "All is not well" in Rajasthan Congress as the fight has reached a "point of no return".
Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot had called a press meet on Saturday, where he termed the BJP a "shameless party trying to topple the Congress government when it is busy tackling the Covid-19 crisis in the state".
Jaipur, July 7 : No sanitation worker should be forced to enter into sewage chambers to clean the…
July 7, 2020
"Why the PM is hesitating in telling the exact status that where they (China) will do the construction in Galwan Valley. Why are they not telling it, Gehlot asked.
June 29, 2020
Jaipur, June 25 : After Home Minister Amit Shah”s ”dynasty jibe” on the Congress, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok…
June 25, 2020
Any district that received over 25,000 migrants from other states will undertake 25 different works to be completed in 125 days.
June 21, 2020
Avinash Pande said the legislators had been staying like a family and various, adding that brainstorming sessions and discussion on the future roadmap for the development of the state were being held at the hotel, where the legislators have been kept after discussion with them.
June 15, 2020
All went well, but a question which was not answered by anyone was ''how many MLAs and which were the MLAs being poached?''
June 13, 2020
Congress has fielded its General Secretary, Organisation, K.C. Venugopal and Neeraj Dangi while the BJP, which could elect one, has also fielded two candidates.
June 12, 2020
Congress has 107 MLAs and enjoys the support of RLD (1) and Independent (13), BTP and CPI (M) have 2 each, BJP has 72 MLAs and is supported by its RLP alliance which has 3 MLAs.
June 11, 2020
Jaipur, June 5 : After two MLAs in Gujarat resigned recently from the Congress before the Rajya Sabha…
June 6, 2020
Minister of State for Agriculture Bhajanlal Jatav said that for the first time, locusts has entered many districts of eastern Rajasthan.
May 22, 2020
The Rajasthan CM further said the state' buying capacity should be increased which will in return trigger demand and revive economy.
May 12, 2020
Jaipur, May 1 (IANS) Rajasthan Congress MLA Bharat Singh has written to Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot requesting him…
May 1, 2020
The state government is working in coordination with the Centre to protect the general public from this pandemic and in making the economic activities easy, he said.
April 16, 2020
Gehlot further directed that all such needy Pak displaced families, who do not come in the ambit of any social security scheme, should be provided ration.
April 10, 2020
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) A day after Telangana Chief Minister K. Chandrashekar Rao made a strong case for…
April 7, 2020
Rajasthan is under lockdown in the wake of the growing number of coronavirus cases in the region.
March 24, 2020
New Delhi, March 16 : The Congress-ruled Rajasthan government filed an Original Suit in the Supreme Court under…
March 17, 2020
In the 200-member Rajasthan Assembly, the BJP's strength is 73 while Congress stands at 119.
March 13, 2020
They are not talking about any ideology. They want to grab power on basis of huge amount of money they have hoarded,"
March 11, 2020
Jaipur, Feb 10 : Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot here on Monday defended former Congress chief Rahul Gandhi’s…
February 10, 2020
Hospital sources said that all the children were brought in a critical condition to the hospital.
December 27, 2019
New Delhi, Dec 23 : Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, who arrived in the national capital to participate…
December 23, 2019
Gehlot said at least 150 people died in the aftermath of demonetisation and economy suffered badly.
November 29, 2019
New Delhi, Nov 19 : Endorsing Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on the Rafael verdict where the Supreme Court…
November 19, 2019
Gehlot alleged that the RSS and BJP never acknowledged the work done by Mahatma Gandhi, Sardar Patel and other leaders during the freedom struggle.
September 20, 2019
Jaipur, Aug 5 The Ashok Gehlot-led Congress government in Rajasthan on Monday passed a bill in the legislative…
August 6, 2019
Jaipur, July 20: Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot said on Monday that the name of Lord Ram should…
July 30, 2019
Jaipur, June 23: Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot announced 5 lakh each to the next of the kin…
June 23, 2019
Jaipur, May 28 : Uttar Pradesh Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi, Ashok Gehlot, Randeep Singh Surjewala, Sachin Pilot…
May 28, 2019
Jaipur, May 24 (IANS) Amid speculation over change in Rajasthan Congress leadership, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and his…
May 24, 2019
Jodhpur, April 24 (IANS) Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was…
April 24, 2019
Jaipur, March 6 (IANS) Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Tuesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of playing…
March 6, 2019
Jaipur, Feb 24 Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Sunday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of cashing in…
February 24, 2019
Jaipur, Dec 27: Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh on Thursday allocated portfolios to the Council of Ministers. According to…
December 27, 2018
Jaipur, Dec 24: A total of 23 ministers on Monday took oath in the newly elected Ashok Gehlot-led…
December 24, 2018
Jaipur, Dec 17: Veteran Congress leader Ashok Gehlot on Monday sworn-in as the Rajasthan Chief Minister, while Party state…
December 17, 2018
Jaipur, Dec 16 : Ashok Gehlot will take oath as Chief Minister of Rajasthan on Monday but BJP…
December 16, 2018
New Delhi, Dec 14: The Congress on Friday declared that Veteran leader Ashok Gehlot will be the Rajasthan Chief…
New Delhi/Jaipur, Dec 14 : Veteran Congress leader Ashok Gehlot on Thursday emerged Rahul Gandhi’s pick as the…
The delegation comprising Pilot, Gehlot and other Congress leaders reached the Governor's House in Jaipur after a series of meetings at the Pradesh Congress Committee office the state capital.
December 12, 2018
Jaipur, Dec 12: The Congress Legislature Party is being held in the Pradesh Congress Committee office on Wednesday…
December 12, 2018
On BJP fielding the lone Muslim minister Yunus Khan against him in Tonk, Pilot said he was glad that the ruling party's plan of replicating the Uttar Pradesh template has not been successful.
November 25, 2018
Jaipur, Nov 19: Senior Congress leader Ashok Gehlot on Monday filed nomination from his traditional Sardarpura seat for…
November 19, 2018
New Delhi, Nov 16: Former Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot will contest the upcoming Assembly elections from Sardarpura seat…
November 16, 2018
Oct 7 : Congress leader Ashok Gehlot has said that if the Congress comes to power in Rajasthan…
October 7, 2018
Jaipur, Sep 17 (IANS) BJP President Amit Shah was seeking votes in Rajasthan in the name of Prime…
September 18, 2018
New Delhi, Sep 10 : Senior Congress leader Ashok Gehlot on Monday said that the Bharat Bandh against the…
September 10, 2018
Jaipur, Aug 30 : As the diesel price in Rajasthan hit Rs 74.23 per litre on Wednesday, former…
August 30, 2018
The government has given the work of electrification to private companies instead of getting it done by its own department.
July 3, 2018
Jaipur, June 13: After Prime Minister Narendra Modi posted a video of his health regimen, Congress leader and former…
June 13, 2018
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) From a historical low in 2013, the Congress has bounced back in Rajasthan with…
May 13, 2018
New Delhi, (IANS) Amid talks of organisational revamp in the party, Congress President Rahul Gandhi and General Secretaty Ashok…
May 13, 2018
Karnataka election: Congress targets Modi says, PM planned to pray in Nepal just to influence voters
Bengaluru, May 12: The Congress on Saturday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi planned to pray at temples in…
May 12, 2018
However, Gehlot will continue as the All India Congress Committee (AICC) General Secretary.
March 30, 2018
Jaipur, Jan 1: Independent MLA Rajkumar Sharma on Monday submitted his resignation to Rajasthan Assembly Speaker Kailash Meghwal…
January 1, 2018
New Delhi, Dec 18: The Congress on Monday demanded a probe against Prime Minister Narendra Modi for flying on…
December 19, 2017
New Delhi, Dec 18: The Congress on Monday accused the Election Commission of withdrawing its notice to party President…
December 19, 2017
Ahmedabad, Dec 18: Congress’s Gujarat in-charge Ashok Gehlot on Monday said his party was the winner in Assembly elections…
December 18, 2017
New Delhi, Oct 23: The AICC general secretary in-charge of Gujarat Ashok Gehlot said if voted to power,…
October 23, 2017
Ahmadabad, Aug 8: Congress’ Gujarat in-charge Ashok Gehlot on Tuesday confidently said senior party leader Ahmed Patel will win the Rajya…
August 8, 2017
Jaipur, Aug 2 : Congress General Secretary Ashok Gehlot, who is in charge of the party affairs in…
August 2, 2017
New Delhi, Oct 29 : Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Saturday constituted a screening committee for the upcoming Punjab…
October 29, 2016