The biggest stories of February 24, 2014
Feb 24, 2014
India | Harsha Kumari Singh | Tuesday February 18, 2014
Vasundhara Raje, the Maharani of Dholpur, is out to burnish her "aam aadmi" credentials. After cutting down on the strength of her security and cavalcade, the Rajasthan Chief Minister travelled by the sleeper class on an express train yesterday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 12, 2014
A local court in Jaipur on Tuesday framed the charges of rape, assault and intimidation against former Rajasthan minister Babu Lal Nagar, who is in jail for allegedly raping a married woman.
Saturday February 1, 2014
Last month, the newly-elected Aam Aadmi (Common Man) Party government in the capital, New Delhi barred foreign supermarkets, opposing the efforts of Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh to attract overseas investment and revive the economy.
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Thursday January 30, 2014
Barely a week after taking over the Rajasthan Congress, Union Minister Sachin Pilot is set to launch an experimental drive in the state. Called the "Congress Primaries", the campaign is largely based on the democratic process followed in the US presi...
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday January 13, 2014
Union minister Sachin Pilot was today named the president of the Rajasthan unit of the Congress party. The announcement was made by Congress president Sonia Gandhi.
India | Edited by Devesh Kumar | Thursday January 9, 2014
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje is taking the Aam Aadmi Party example very seriously. After having decided to shed the trappings of power herself, she has asked her ministerial colleagues and the state government officials to follow suit.
India | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from IANS) | Tuesday January 7, 2014
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje has decided not to live in the official residence that she is entitled to.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 5, 2014
Union Agriculture Minister and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) president Sharad Pawar today said he will not contest the upcoming Lok Sabha elections but is likely to take the Rajya Sabha route.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday December 30, 2013
A Delhi Police constable's over enthusiasm landed him in soup as he was suspended for climbing a barricade and shouting slogans during the swearing-in ceremony of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his cabinet ministers.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 21, 2013
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje today retained 46 ministries as she alloted portfolios of Rural Development and Panchayti Raj, Health and Mines among her Cabinet ministers.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Friday December 20, 2013
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje today inducted a group of ministers into her cabinet. The Governor administered oath to the ministers at a ceremony at Raj Bhawan.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 16, 2013
Parliament was adjourned for the day today after paying tributes to Union Minister Sis Ram Ola, who died yesterday after prolonged illness.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 15, 2013
Union Labour and Employment Minister Sis Ram Ola died at a Gurgaon hospital today after a prolonged illness.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Friday December 13, 2013
Vasundhara Raje, who led BJP to a landslide victory in Rajasthan Assembly polls, was today sworn-in as the Chief Minister.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday December 13, 2013
Telugu Desam Party president N Chandrababu Naidu has cancelled his visit to Jaipur on Friday to attend the swearing-in of Vasundhara Raje as the Chief Minister of Rajasthan.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 12, 2013
Vasundhara Raje, who spearhead BJP's spectacular comeback to power in Rajasthan, will be sworn in as Chief Minister at a ceremony in Jaipur tomorrow, in the presence of several senior politicians.
Assembly | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Monday December 9, 2013
The BJP may have won three states- and emerged as the largest party in Delhi - but Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar says that's where the good news ends.
Assembly | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday December 9, 2013
As the BJP credits its presumptive prime minister Narendra Modi with poll victories in four states, a chorus within the Congress for a prime ministerial candidate has become louder.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Monday December 9, 2013
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today congratulated BJP leaders Vasundhara Raje, Shivraj Singh Chouhan and Raman Singh for the victory in Assembly elections in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 8, 2013
With assets worth more than Rs 6.27 crore, Madhya Pradesh's Shivraj Singh Chouhan is the richest among those set to be appointed Chief Ministers in the four states.