Congress washed out in Hadouti region

Handing out defeat to key Congress candidates, BJP washed out the ruling party completely in Hadouti region of Rajasthan by winning 16 out of 17 seats.

Rajasthan re-polling: 77% turnout recorded in 8 constituencies

Over 77 per cent of electors on Friday exercised their franchise in the repolling held at eight booths in Rajasthan after the Election Commission received complaints of irregularities during the December 1 polls.

Congress expels 8 office bearers for anti-party activities

Congress on Tuesday expelled eight office bearers for six years for campaigning against the party`s official candidate for the December 1 elections in Rajasthan.

Rajasthan polls 2013: Close contest as Congress regains lost ground

Congress is banking on populist schemes of the Ashok Gehlot government to beat the odds and romp home while opposition BJP expects that the state`s lack of development and overall anti-incumbency mood will hand it over the reins of power.

Rajasthan govt misusing funds to woo voters: Rajnath Singh

BJP president Rajnath Singh on Friday alleged the Congress government in Rajasthan was "misusing" state coffers by announcing "projects.

BJP to come back in Rajasthan: Survey

The BJP is likely to make a comeback in Rajasthan by winning 105 of the total 200 seats, said a survey on Thursday.

PM to address poll rally in Jaipur, security beefed up

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will address an election rally at Ramlila Maidan here on Thursday.

Narendra Modi to address five rallies in Rajasthan Tuesday

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi will address five public meetings in the poll-bound Rajasthan Tuesday.

Congress releases manifesto in Rajasthan

The Congress Sunday released a populist manifesto for the Rajasthan assembly polls to be held Dec 1.

Rajasthan polls 2013: Revenue minister Choudhary yet to file his nomination

With only a day left to file papers for the December 1 elections, the Revenue minister Hemaram Choudhary reportedly left for Gujarat without filing his nomination, party sources said.

CP Joshi made chairman of Congress` poll campaign panel in Rajasthan

CP Joshi, a known detractor of Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot, was on Wednesday made the Chairman of the state`s Election Campaign Committee by the party.

400 BJP functionaries resign over ticket denial to Lahoti

Upset over BJP leader Ashok Lahoti not getting Assembly election ticket from the Civil Lines constituency, about 400 party functionaries tendered their resignation.

BJP needs to refrain from `negative politics`: Gehlot

Ashok Gehlot asked BJP to refrain from "negative politics" while making statements against projects of Rajasthan govt and senior Congress leaders.

Former Rajasthan minister, former MLA quit Congress

Ahead of assembly elections in Rajasthan, a former minister and a former MLA have quit Congress and joined NCP and NPP respectively.

Candidate selection for Raj Assembly polls by Sept: Congress

Congress on Sunday said final selection of candidates for the upcoming Rajasthan Assembly elections would be over by September next month.