Rajasthan Assembly

Vasundhara Raje-led Rajasthan govt brings ordinance to shield judges, babus from probes

Vasundhara Raje-led Rajasthan govt brings ordinance to shield judges, babus from probes

The Ordinance was implemented on September 7 and is likely to come up for discussion in the coming assembly session to take the form of a Bill.

Oct 20, 2017, 21:30 PM IST

Twelve Congress MLAs barred from Rajasthan Assembly for a day, two others for an year

High drama was witnessed in the Rajasthan Assembly on Wednesday where 14 opposition MLAs were barred for an year on the ground of indiscipline but the suspension of 12 Congress members in this group was later reduced to a day following an apology.

Apr 26, 2017, 20:56 PM IST

Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje presents annual state budget

 Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Tuesday presented the 2016-17 budget in the Assembly.

Mar 08, 2016, 13:16 PM IST

In Rajasthan, registration of 729 madrassas canceled in last 2 years

The registration of 729 inactive madrassas have been canceled by the Rajasthan government in the last two years.

Mar 04, 2016, 16:13 PM IST

Congress boycotts Question Hour in Rajasthan Assembly

Congress legislators in the Rajasthan Assembly today boycotted the Question Hour, demanding action against two BJP MLAs for their alleged derogatory remarks against Rahul Gandhi.

Mar 01, 2016, 13:32 PM IST

Rajasthan govt jumps 50% bar, quota now at 68%

The Rajasthan Assembly on Tuesday passed separate bills providing five per cent reservation to Gujjars and other communities under Special Backward Classes (SBC) and for 14 per cent quota to Economically Backward Classes (EBC) of unreserved categories.

Sep 22, 2015, 19:23 PM IST

Congress members disrupt Rajasthan Assembly proceedings

Rajasthan Assembly was on Friday adjourned till 12:30 PM within nine minutes of convening after protest by Opposition members demanding resignation of Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje over the Lalit Modi issue.

Sep 18, 2015, 15:04 PM IST

Rajasthan Assembly introduces 15 bills on first day of session

The Rajasthan government will introduce 18 bills in the Assembly session beginning on Wednesday.

Sep 16, 2015, 09:03 AM IST

Cong to demand Raje's resignation in Assembly session: Dudi

 Opposition Congress on Monday said that in the upcoming Rajasthan Assembly session, it will demand Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje's resignation over the Lalit Modi row and seek CBI inquiry into the escape of criminal Anandpal Singh from a police van.

Sep 14, 2015, 18:59 PM IST

Rajasthan: Speaker launches free wi-fi in Raj Assembly

 Rajasthan Legislative Assembly Speaker Kailash Meghwal on Monday launched a free wi-fi service for its members, media, and staffers.

Jun 22, 2015, 15:08 PM IST

CBI should probe Dangawas case: Chandra Kanta Meghwal

The Chairman of Committee on Schedule Cast in Rajasthan Assembly Chandra Kanta Meghwal on Saturday demanded a CBI probe into the May 16 clash in Dangawas, in which four persons were killed and seven others injured, saying probe by any other agency was like throwing a sensitive matter into a cold bag.

May 23, 2015, 20:38 PM IST

Rajasthan Assembly congratulates Vajpayee for receiving Bharat Ratna

Cutting across party lines, members of the Rajasthan Assembly on Friday congratulated former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee for being honoured with Bharat Ratna.

Mar 27, 2015, 16:55 PM IST

Row over depicting Rajasthan Assembly building in movie 'Dirty Politics'

Depiction of Rajasthan Assembly building in filmmaker K C Bokadia's political thriller "Dirty Politics" has not gone down well with some of the MLAs, with BJP MLA Ramlal Sharma expressing "serious concern" over it.

Mar 10, 2015, 17:11 PM IST

Cong MLA ,150 others booked for protest in Raj Assembly

Congress MLA Ashok Chandna along with 150 persons have been booked for allegedly damaging public property and misbehaving with policemen during a protest at Rajasthan Assembly here, police said on Wednesday.

Mar 04, 2015, 15:35 PM IST

Raj Assembly condoles death of prominent personalities

 Rajasthan Legislative Assembly on Wednesday condoled the death of former parliamentarians, legislators, former Governors and other leaders.

Feb 25, 2015, 18:13 PM IST

Rajasthan: Congress stages walkout over 'discontinuation' of Uttarakhand package

Congress on Thursday staged a walkout in the Rajasthan Assembly protesting against what it called discontinuation of relief package, including the jobs offered on compassionate ground, to next of the kin of the victims from the state in last year's floods in Uttarakhand.

Sep 18, 2014, 18:52 PM IST

Rajasthan House passes bill allowing lease of land for power units

The Rajasthan Assembly on Thursday passed an amendment bill enabling land owner to lease land for to power (solar and wind energy) producers for thirty years.

Sep 18, 2014, 18:11 PM IST

Two MLAs take oath in Rajasthan Assembly

Two newly-elected MLAs, Sandeep Sharma of BJP and Shravan Kumar of Congress, Thursday took the oath as legislator of the Rajasthan Assembly.

Sep 18, 2014, 17:03 PM IST

Rajasthan Assembly ratifies NJAC Bill by voice vote

National Judicial Appointments Commission Bill 2014, which is going to scrape the current collegium system of appointment of judges to Higher Judiciary in the country, was on Thursday ratified by Rajasthan Legislative Assembly.

Sep 17, 2014, 23:52 PM IST

Panchayats` re-demarcation before 2015: Rajasthan govt

The process of re-demarcation of panchayats in the state would be completed before its next election by February 2015 based on the latest census of 2011, Rajasthan Assembly was told on Friday.

Jul 19, 2014, 00:23 AM IST