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Rahul Gandhi to visit Ajmer Sharif, Pushkar temple, hold rallies in poll-bound Rajasthan on Monday

Rahul Gandhi to visit Ajmer Sharif, Pushkar temple, hold rallies in poll-bound Rajasthan on Monday

Rahul Gandhi will visit the Ajmer Sharif dargah and Pushkar temple on Monday.

Nov 25, 2018, 10:43 AM IST
EC sends notice to CP Joshi over casteist remarks in Rajasthan, seeks reply by Nov 25

EC sends notice to CP Joshi over casteist remarks in Rajasthan, seeks reply by Nov 25

The Congress leader, who later apologised for his casteist comment, is contesting in the upcoming Rajasthan Assembly elections from Nathdwara constituency.

Nov 24, 2018, 10:36 AM IST
Aiming to be voice for the weak, barber to contest Rajasthan polls

Aiming to be voice for the weak, barber to contest Rajasthan polls

Bhagwan Das is contesting against BJP leader Kalicharan Saraf.

Nov 24, 2018, 06:53 AM IST
After Rahul Gandhi's rebuke, Congress leader CP Joshi regrets 'only brahmins know Hinduism' comment

After Rahul Gandhi's rebuke, Congress leader CP Joshi regrets 'only brahmins know Hinduism' comment

On Thursday, a video of Joshi surfaced in which he was heard saying that only pandits and brahmins knew about Hinduism and were learned enough to speak about it.

Nov 23, 2018, 15:03 PM IST
CP Joshi's casteist remark on PM Modi against Congress' values, says Rahul Gandhi

CP Joshi's casteist remark on PM Modi against Congress' values, says Rahul Gandhi

Slamming Joshi, the Congress chief said that the former's comment is the opposite of the values of the grand old party.

Nov 23, 2018, 12:13 PM IST
Rajasthan Assembly elections 2018: BJP expels 11 rebel leaders

Rajasthan Assembly elections 2018: BJP expels 11 rebel leaders

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday expelled 11 rebel leaders from its Rajasthan unit for contesting against the official party candidates in the upcoming Assembly elections. 

Nov 22, 2018, 23:19 PM IST
Congress's CP Joshi makes casteist slur against PM, says only Brahmins know Hinduism

Congress's CP Joshi makes casteist slur against PM, says only Brahmins know Hinduism

Joshi made these remarks while addressing a gathering in Sema village in Khamnor on Thursday.

Nov 22, 2018, 21:34 PM IST
Jodhpur court admits plea against Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey over ‘anti-Brahmin’ post

Jodhpur court admits plea against Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey over ‘anti-Brahmin’ post

A Jodhpur court admitted on Thursday a petition against Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey over an "anti-Brahmin" post shared by him on the micro-blogging site, a lawyer said.

Nov 22, 2018, 20:40 PM IST
Rajasthan Assembly elections 2018: BJP reinstates rebel Gyandev Ahuja as state vice president

Rajasthan Assembly elections 2018: BJP reinstates rebel Gyandev Ahuja as state vice president

BJP MLA Gyandev Ahuja, who had stepped down from BJP after being denied ticket by the party in Rajasthan, was on Thursday reinstated as BJP's state vice president. 

Nov 22, 2018, 20:15 PM IST
3 dead after friends form alleged suicide pact, jump before moving train

3 dead after friends form alleged suicide pact, jump before moving train

  Three friends died and another one was injured after they allegedly jumped before a moving train in a suspected suicide pact in Rajasthan's Alwar district, police said Thursday.

Nov 22, 2018, 13:10 PM IST
Congress fields senior leaders to pacify rebels in Rajasthan

Congress fields senior leaders to pacify rebels in Rajasthan

As many as 50 Congress leaders have turned rebels. Many of these have either resigned from the party or have filed nomination as Independent candidates.

Nov 22, 2018, 09:49 AM IST
'Sonia Gandhi ki Jai' viral video doctored, claims Rajasthan Congress leader BD Kalla

'Sonia Gandhi ki Jai' viral video doctored, claims Rajasthan Congress leader BD Kalla

BD Kalla, a renowned Congress politician from Bikaner, had come under attack over the video.

Nov 21, 2018, 19:55 PM IST
Sachin Pilot breaks silence on ‘next Chief Minister of Rajasthan’ if Congress wins

Sachin Pilot breaks silence on ‘next Chief Minister of Rajasthan’ if Congress wins

Sachin Pilot was asked if he would be the next Chief Minister of Rajasthan.

Nov 21, 2018, 19:44 PM IST
UP MLA Raja Bhaiya's father detained with cash in poll-bound Rajasthan

UP MLA Raja Bhaiya's father detained with cash in poll-bound Rajasthan

Raja Bhaiya is an independent legislator from the Kunda assembly constituency in Uttar Pradesh.

Nov 20, 2018, 22:42 PM IST
Rajasthan Assembly elections 2018: Ashok Gehlot files nomination from Sardarpura seat

Rajasthan Assembly elections 2018: Ashok Gehlot files nomination from Sardarpura seat

Gehlot has been pitted against BJP's Shambhu Singh Khetasar.

Nov 19, 2018, 19:09 PM IST
Rajasthan assembly elections 2018: Sachin Pilot files nomination from Tonk, pitted against BJP's Yoonus Khan

Rajasthan assembly elections 2018: Sachin Pilot files nomination from Tonk, pitted against BJP's Yoonus Khan

Pilot has been pitted against BJP's Yoonus Khan in Tonk assembly seat. 

Nov 19, 2018, 17:39 PM IST
Rajasthan Assembly Elections 2018: BJP’s Yoonus Khan to contest against Sachin Pilot from Tonk

Rajasthan Assembly Elections 2018: BJP’s Yoonus Khan to contest against Sachin Pilot from Tonk

Transport Minister and BJP legislator Yoonus Khan will contest against Congress leader Sachin Pilot from Muslim-dominated Tonk constituency in the upcoming Rajasthan Assembly elections. 

Nov 19, 2018, 15:04 PM IST
BJP releases fifth list of candidates for Rajasthan polls, fields Yunus Khan to contest against Sachin Pilot

BJP releases fifth list of candidates for Rajasthan polls, fields Yunus Khan to contest against Sachin Pilot

The 200-member Assembly polls are scheduled to be held on December 7 in Rajasthan. The counting will be held on December 11.

Nov 19, 2018, 10:00 AM IST
Denied ticket for Rajasthan polls, BJP MLA Gyandev Ahuja resigns from party

Denied ticket for Rajasthan polls, BJP MLA Gyandev Ahuja resigns from party

Ahuja added that he will contest as an Independent on issues like Ram Janmabhoomi, cow protection and Hindutva.

Nov 19, 2018, 09:16 AM IST
Rajasthan BJP minister Yoonus Khan likely to contest against Sachin Pilot in Tonk

Rajasthan BJP minister Yoonus Khan likely to contest against Sachin Pilot in Tonk

The BJP is likely to field Transport Minister and Deedwana legislator Yoonus Khan in place of sitting MLA Ajit Singh Mehta from Tonk constituency in the Rajasthan Assembly elections, a party leader

Nov 19, 2018, 06:44 AM IST