India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 7, 2015
Referring to a recent remark made by Rajasthan High Court on Chief Secretary, former state chief minister Ashok Gehlot on tuedsday accused Vasundhara Raje-led government of "not" doing any work in the interest of public.
India News | Written by Harsha Kumari Singh | Monday October 5, 2015
Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje has said she will spend at least a week every month touring her state and conducting unannounced checks on government facilities. This after several such surprise visits on the weekend threw up some shocks.
India News | Written by Harsha Kumari Singh | Saturday October 3, 2015
A year after the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan was flagged off, Rajasthan has little reason to celebrate with its cities faring poorly in the national cleanliness index. Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje chose to mark the occasion by arriving at a district hospital for an unannounced inspection.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 17, 2015
Aiming to create 15 lakh jobs in her five-year tenure, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje today said that 1.20 lakh new government jobs would be given shortly.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 12, 2015
Promising a resurgence of opportunities, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje today invited industrialists to pump more funds into the state.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 29, 2015
Karti Chidambaram, the son of former Finance minister, P Chidambaram has denied being involved in the Rajasthan ambulance scam, after the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) registered a case of alleged irregularities in which he has been named as one of the accused.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 28, 2015
Rajasthan Congress Chief Sachin Pilot today termed the action of CBI of lodging a fresh FIR against him, former chief minister Ashok Gehlot and other Congress leaders in ambulance scam as a "meek, vendetta-driven malicious prosecution."
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh, Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty | Thursday August 20, 2015
After Madhya Pradesh, the BJP has posted another big win in a high-stakes municipal election in Rajasthan. But there are some setbacks for Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday August 15, 2015
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Saturday said her government has set a target of getting jobs for 15 lakh youth in the state.
India News | Written by Siddharth Ranjan Das (with inputs from Harsha Kumari Singh) | Saturday August 15, 2015
The BJP today started its press conference blitz across all states to counter the Congress' claims of their party shielding corrupt leaders, a day after the monsoon session of the Parliament ended with disruptions, and no legislation work being done due to Congress' demand for resignation of three senior BJP leaders over the issue of proximity to t...
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday August 10, 2015
Hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rally in Gaya, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar offered a point-by-point rebuttal to his claims, making yet another appeal to what he earlier called the "Bihari Asmita (Bihari pride)".
India News | Reported by Alok Pandey, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday August 9, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today backed Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan from the most public of forums - an election campaign rally in Bihar's Gaya.
India News | Written by Harsha Kumari Singh | Tuesday August 4, 2015
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje is leaving no stone unturned to please the divine powers that be. After spending almost three days at a temple in Madhya Pradesh last week, she visited a number of Lord Shiva temples in Jaipur yesterday.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday August 3, 2015
Home Minister Rajnath Singh has assured the Centre's help to Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel and Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh while discussing the floods and landslides in their states.
India News | Written by Siddharth Ranjan Das | Saturday August 1, 2015
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje reached Datia in Madhya Pradesh earlier this week to offer prayers at the famous Ma Pitambara temple. She reportedly sequestered herself in a room at the temple for almost three days and performed a special puja.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Friday July 31, 2015
An all-party meeting held to break the logjam in Parliament proved unsuccessful today, but the government has indicated that another meeting could be held.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 23, 2015
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje today asked senior police personnel to adopt a policy of "zero tolerance" against crime and criminals to provide fearless atmosphere in the state.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 23, 2015
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje today announced that each district collector will have an untied fund of Rs 50 lakh for developmental works in the state.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Wednesday July 22, 2015
With the opposition unbending on its demand for the resignation of three top BJP leaders, Parliament was disrupted and adjourned for the day this afternoon, even as Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj once again made it clear that she is ready to make a statement on 'Lalit-Gate': the scandal centered on the assistance provided to tainted cricket mogul L...
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday July 21, 2015
On the eve of Parliament's 21-day Monsoon Session, the ruling NDA unanimously decided not to turn down the Opposition's demands for the resignation of the four top BJP leaders who are beleaguered by scandals. The meeting was chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who also met the leaders of all parties earlier on Monday.
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday July 19, 2015
Two days before Parliament's monsoon session of begins, Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje -- who is facing controversy over her links with tainted cricket tycoon Lalit Modi -- met BJP president Amit Shah during a key strategy session in Delhi today.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday July 10, 2015
The Rajasthan Congress today submitted a memorandum to the governor seeking removal of Vasundhara Raje as the chief minister over the Lalit Modi controversy.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu and Harsha Kumari Singh, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday June 29, 2015
The Congress today alleged that Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje, her son Dushyant Singh and former IPL chief Lalit Modi had illegally converted the Dholpur Palace - a government property - into a luxury hotel.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday June 29, 2015
The Congress on Monday said Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje had "direct financial dealings" with IPL's former chief Lalit Modi and a company owned by them was managing a public property as a private property.