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Congress vs Congress: Sachin Pilot's supporters block roads in Karauli and Dausa

Congress vs Congress: Sachin Pilot's supporters block roads in Karauli and Dausa

In a race between Ashok Gehlot and Sachin Pilot towards the CM's post, Rajasthan remains on tenterhooks.

Dec 13, 2018, 17:45 PM IST
Amid suspense over next Rajasthan chief minister, preparations on at Raj Bhawan for oath taking

Amid suspense over next Rajasthan chief minister, preparations on at Raj Bhawan for oath taking

Though it's not clear when the ceremony will be held, Raj Bhawan officials don't want to leave anything for the last minute and started working on preparations from Wednesday itself.

Dec 13, 2018, 15:48 PM IST
Class 3 student allegedly raped and strangled to death in Rajasthan's Jhalawar

Class 3 student allegedly raped and strangled to death in Rajasthan's Jhalawar

An eight-year-old's body was found in a mustard field in the village.

Dec 13, 2018, 07:09 AM IST
Rajasthan Assembly election results 2018: Yoonus Khan, BJP's only Muslim candidate, loses to Congress' Sachin Pilot in Tonk

Rajasthan Assembly election results 2018: Yoonus Khan, BJP's only Muslim candidate, loses to Congress' Sachin Pilot in Tonk

Yoonus Khan was the only Muslim candidate fielded by the saffron party in the crucial assembly elections in Rajasthan.

Dec 11, 2018, 19:21 PM IST
Rajasthan Assembly Election Results 2018: Congress' winning candidate Dr Raghu Sharma hugs losing BJP rival in Kekri

Rajasthan Assembly Election Results 2018: Congress' winning candidate Dr Raghu Sharma hugs losing BJP rival in Kekri

Dr Raghu Sharma, the Congress candidate, defeated his nearest BJP rival Rajendra Vinayaka in the Kekri assembly constituency.

Dec 11, 2018, 17:54 PM IST
Wikipedia projects Sachin Pilot as 'Rajasthan CM' even before official declaration of assembly election results

Wikipedia projects Sachin Pilot as 'Rajasthan CM' even before official declaration of assembly election results

The Wikipedia page said Pilot assumed office on December 13, 2018, and succeeded incumbent Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje.

Dec 11, 2018, 16:52 PM IST
Rajasthan assembly elections 2018: In Congress' celebrations, a factional divide brews

Rajasthan assembly elections 2018: In Congress' celebrations, a factional divide brews

Supporters of Ashok Gehlot and Sachin Pilot have begun demanding their respective leader is made the next Rajasthan CM.

Dec 11, 2018, 11:37 AM IST
Ashok Gehlot celebrates but puts off queries on Rajasthan's next CM

Ashok Gehlot celebrates but puts off queries on Rajasthan's next CM

Congress' performance in Rajasthan assembly elections 2018 has given rise to demands from supporters of Gehlot and Sachin Pilot.

Dec 11, 2018, 11:17 AM IST
Rajasthan Assembly Election Results 2018: Congress decimates 'invincible' BJP, set to form next government

Rajasthan Assembly Election Results 2018: Congress decimates 'invincible' BJP, set to form next government

Tap here for the latest updates and trends related to Rajasthan Assembly Election Results 2018. As per the latest trends, the Congress party has comfortably crossed the halfway mark in Rajasthan. The

Dec 11, 2018, 08:50 AM IST
Rajasthan Assembly elections 2018: Counting of votes begins; BJP locked in tough contest with Congress

Rajasthan Assembly elections 2018: Counting of votes begins; BJP locked in tough contest with Congress

Counting of votes for keenly-contested December 7 assembly elections in Rajasthan has begun amid unprecedented security.

Dec 11, 2018, 08:01 AM IST
Rajasthan Assembly Elections 2018 results: Congress wins; Vasundhara Raje resigns as CM

Rajasthan Assembly Elections 2018 results: Congress wins; Vasundhara Raje resigns as CM

Vasundhara Raje, the incumbent Chief Minister of Rajasthan, on Tuesday resigned from her post taking moral responsibility of her party's defeat at the hands of Congress in the hard-fought assembly

Dec 11, 2018, 07:46 AM IST
Counting to begin at 8 am for Rajasthan Assembly elections

Counting to begin at 8 am for Rajasthan Assembly elections

Counting will take place at 35 centres including two centres each in Jaipur and Jodhpur.

Dec 11, 2018, 06:12 AM IST
Rajasthan Assembly elections 2018: Counting of votes on December 11; BJP, Congress confident of victory

Rajasthan Assembly elections 2018: Counting of votes on December 11; BJP, Congress confident of victory

Polling was held in the single phase for 199 out of the 200 Assembly seats in Rajasthan on December 7, Friday. 

Dec 10, 2018, 21:54 PM IST
Re-polling in Rajasthan's Karanpur constituency, 86.92% voter turnout recorded

Re-polling in Rajasthan's Karanpur constituency, 86.92% voter turnout recorded

Re-polling was held at a booth in Karanpur Assembly constituency of Rajasthan's Sri Ganganagar district on Monday.

Dec 10, 2018, 18:52 PM IST
Vasundhara Raje: Rajasthan's first woman chief minister who broke many stereotypes

Vasundhara Raje: Rajasthan's first woman chief minister who broke many stereotypes

Born on March 8, 1953, Raje is the 13th chief minister of Rajasthan and is contesting from the Jhalrapatan Assembly constituency against Congress leader Manvendra Singh. 

Dec 10, 2018, 18:38 PM IST
Rajasthan Assembly elections 2018: A look at Bharatiya Janata Party BJP, Congress heavyweights

Rajasthan Assembly elections 2018: A look at Bharatiya Janata Party BJP, Congress heavyweights

The BJP has maintained that Vasundhara Raje will retain the chief ministership if the party wins the elections, while the Congress has said that a decision on its chief ministerial candidate will be

Dec 10, 2018, 14:12 PM IST
Ashok Gehlot wins with 30,000+ vote margin posters emerge in Jodhpur, later pulled down

Ashok Gehlot wins with 30,000+ vote margin posters emerge in Jodhpur, later pulled down

Results will be declared on Tuesday, December 11.

Dec 10, 2018, 12:46 PM IST
Rajasthan Assembly elections 2018: Vasundhara Raje, Ashok Gehlot, or Sachin Pilot - Prime contenders for the Chief Minister's post

Rajasthan Assembly elections 2018: Vasundhara Raje, Ashok Gehlot, or Sachin Pilot - Prime contenders for the Chief Minister's post

While BJP has declared that Vasundhara Raje will become the chief minister again if the party wins, the Congress has said that the name for the top post will be declared once the results are out.

Dec 10, 2018, 12:26 PM IST
Re-polling underway Rajasthan's Karanpur Assembly Constituency

Re-polling underway Rajasthan's Karanpur Assembly Constituency

Re-polling is currently underway at Karanpur Assembly Constituency in Rajasthan's Sri Ganganagar district on Monday. 

Dec 10, 2018, 11:54 AM IST
BJP is going to form government with majority, says Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje

BJP is going to form government with majority, says Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje

The BJP has claimed that it would get a majority in the state, irrespective of what the exit polls predicted. 

Dec 09, 2018, 21:24 PM IST