Rajasthan crisis: Congress sacks Pilot as deputy CM, PCC chief

A day after the bitter feud between Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot and deputy CM Sachin Pilot turned into a public political drama, the Congress sacked Pilot from the post of deputy CM and the Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee president. Read More
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Congress chief ministers pursue Rahul to withdraw his resignation

In an attempt to pursue Congress president Rahul Gandhi to withdraw his resignation from his post, chief ministers of states from the party urged Rahul Gandhi that nobody else except him was capable of reviving the organization at this stage. Read More
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Rajasthan govt rewrites school textbooks, edits Savarkar’s name

The changes were made following the recommendations made by Rajasthan government’s textbook review committee, set up on February 13, 2019, to study whether the earlier changes to school textbooks were made to fulfil political interests and distort history. Read More
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EC seeks report on Yogi calling Indian Army ‘Modi ji ki sena’

The Election Commission sought a report after Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath called the Indian Army “Modiji ki Sena” at an election rally. The poll panel has asked for a factual report from the Ghaziabad district election office and asked it to submit it by Tuesday. Read More
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Rajasthan govt organizes first cow meet, critics point to poll

In January, the Ashok Gehlot-led Congress government become first state in the country to introduce first-ever dedicated ministry for cow welfare – gopalan ministry. Read More
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Rajasthan moves to give 5% quota to gujjars, 4 other communities

Amid a huge protest by gujjars, which has paralysed road and rail traffic since last week, the Congress government in Rajasthan passed a bill granting 5 per cent reservation for the community and four other communities in jobs and education. Read More
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In Rajasthan, Gehlot’s Cong govt looks to beat BJP in cow politics

The Ashok Gehlot-led Congress government in Rajasthan has become first state in the country to introduce first ever dedicated ministry for cow welfare – gopalan ministry. Read More
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After MP and Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan announces farm loan waiver

While delivering on the promise made by the Congress chief, Rahul Gandhi, Gehlot has decided to waive short-term crop loans from cooperative banks and loans up to Rs 2 lakh from other banks. Read More
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Bhupesh Baghel announces waiver of Chhattisgarh farmers’ loan

Following the footsteps of Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath, the new chief minister of Chhattisgarh, Bhupesh Baghel, on Monday, has announced the waiver of farmers’ loans in his state that mounted up to Rs 61 billion. Read More
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Gehlot and Pilot take oath as CM and deputy CM of Rajasthan

Veteran Congress leader Ashok Gehlot has been sworn in as chief minister of Rajasthan and the state Congress chief Sachin Pilot, who was also the chief ministerial candidate before Gehlot joined the poll fray, has taken the oath as deputy chief minister, on Monday. Read More
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