India | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh and A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday January 5, 2015
The Supreme Court has said it will not interfere with the election schedule for local bodies in Rajasthan, asking petitioners who had challenged an ordinance or executive order by the state government, to move the high court instead.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 22, 2014
In view of next month's Panchayat Polls in Rajasthan, 16 out of 33 Zila Pramukh seats will be reserved for women candidates, while Jaipur's seat would be reserved for Scheduled Tribe candidate, an official spokesman said today.
India | Reuters | Tuesday November 25, 2014
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje has shaken up labour, land and welfare policies with such verve that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has even poached her chief of staff for the Union Finance Ministry.
People | Press Trust of India | Monday November 10, 2014
Sanwar Lal Jat, who was inducted in the Narendra Modi Ministry on Sunday, is a close confidant of Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje. Till recently, he held the Water Resources portfolio in the Rajasthan government.
India | Written by Harsha Kumari Singh | Friday November 7, 2014
When the Prime Minister expands his cabinet on Sunday, Rajasthan hopes for good news.
India | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday October 27, 2014
The long overdue cabinet expansion in Rajasthan took place today, with Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje inducting 14 ministers.
India | Written by Harsha Kumari Singh | Monday October 27, 2014
14 new ministers are today being inducted into the cabinet of Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje. The expansion was long overdue, as the chief minister herself was holding 47 portfolios and had just 12 ministers in her cabinet.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 26, 2014
Attributing the credit to the youth for the change of the guard in the state and at the Centre, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje today said India has got better "youth power" than China and the country will lead with it.
India | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday October 21, 2014
A day after the BJP won big in the assembly elections of Haryana and Maharashtra, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje recommended a CBI inquiry in the 108 ambulance scam, in which her predecessor Ashok Gehlot and several senior Congress leaders ...
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 19, 2014
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje today said the historic performance of BJP in Haryana and Maharashtra was the result of efforts of Prime Minister Narendra Modi government to check inflation by reducing the price of petrol and diesel in less ...
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 2, 2014
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and Governor Kalyan Singh today launched the 'Swacch Bharat Abhiyan' from Dhankya town in the Jaipur district by trying to inspire people to make cleaning a habit.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 1, 2014
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje will be sending a printed congratulatory message to parents of newly born girl children in the state to encourage them.
India | Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday September 23, 2014
The deaths of two Sahariya tribal children in Jhalawar last month have become a full-blown political controversy in Rajasthan, with allegations of malnutrition and neglect flying thick and fast.
India | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday September 17, 2014
It will make no dent in the BJP's massive majority in Rajasthan, but the Congress' win in three of four assembly seats in by-elections in the state is cause for pause for the ruling party. All four seats were held by BJP legislators who became MPs in...
Friday September 5, 2014
Actress Priyanka Chopra's latest film Mary Kom has been declared tax-free by the Rajasthan government
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 4, 2014
Former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Kalyan Singh was today sworn-in as the 20th Governor of Rajasthan.
India | Written by Harsha Kumari Singh | Tuesday August 26, 2014
At Bhadsoda village in Chittorgarh district, Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje stops to make a surprise check at a panchayat building.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje has said her government is trying to restart the "wheel of development," which had stopped moving forward during the previous Congress government in the state.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 17, 2014
With an aim to provide job-oriented training programmes to the state's unemployed youth, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje inaugurated the country's first skill development centre.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday July 7, 2014
Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje today directed the Jaipur Metro to maintain the heritage of the city at all costs and said any historical artifacts found during the digging should be kept at the museum in Jaipur.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 1, 2014
Rajasthan government yesterday decided to declare Camel as the state animal and also to strengthen road network in the state and create job opportunities for the youth.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 26, 2014
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje today stopped her motorcade and attended to three motorcycle riders injured in an accident while she was passing by the spot at Lalgarh-Jatan, 13 kms from Sriganganagar.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 25, 2014
All elected representatives, including the chief minister, are workers of the public and would be punished for any carelessness that they commit, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje said today.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 21, 2014
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje has written to the Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj seeking her intervention for safe and speedy release of Indian nationals held hostage in Iraq.