India News | Written by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Friday August 21, 2015
Two years ago, a BJP supporter in Rajasthan pledged to walk barefoot until Narendra Modi became prime minister. After all this time, Balwant Kumawat from Bhilwara wore slippers today only after meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday August 20, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah today congratulated party workers and leaders on the BJP's commendable performance in the Rajasthan civic polls.
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 | Tuesday August 11, 2015
The BJP today ridiculed the Congress allegations that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was being "soft" on tainted cricket boss Lalit Modi, who is wanted in India in corruption cases related to the Indian Premier League or IPL that he launched.
India News | Written by Sandeep Phukan | Monday August 10, 2015
The monsoon session of Parliament has just four more days to go, but there's no sign of a breakthrough in the deadlock between the Modi government and the Opposition.
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 | Press Trust of India | Friday July 31, 2015
A total of 24,771 dowry deaths have been reported in the country in past three years with maximum of them occurring in Uttar Pradesh with 7,048 deaths.
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 | Friday July 24, 2015
Holding placards and raising slogans, some 1,300 schoolgirls marched through the streets of their villages, protesting the lack of teachers in their schools in Rajasthan.
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 | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 19, 2015
After a record production this year, India is working on creating a 'strategic uranium reserve' to ensure its atomic power reactors do not face shortage of the crucial nuclear fuel.
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.
Opinion | Ashok Mailk | Sunday July 19, 2015
Rahul Gandhi renewed his attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his government the other day in Jaipur, with a reference to corruption allegations against BJP functionaries and even an eye-popping analogy with the film Lagaan.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu (with inputs from agencies) | Friday July 17, 2015
Deriding what he called a "Suit, Boot and Loot Sarkar," Rahul Gandhi, on Thursday targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government while touring Rajasthan, where the ruling BJP is caught in the Lalit Modi controversy.
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.