Rajasthan Assembly

Sachin Pilot says he is Congress' strongest warrior, will protect party at all costs

Sachin Pilot, who has returned to the Congress fold after a month-long rebellion against Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, made the remarks during the debate on a motion of confidence moved by the ruling party in the Rajasthan Assembly.

Aug 14, 2020, 17:33 PM IST

CM Ashok Gehlot wins vote of confidence in Rajasthan Assembly

The confidence motion was passed by voice vote, an expected win after the return of the 19 dissident MLAs led by Sachin Pilot to the party-fold.

Aug 14, 2020, 16:55 PM IST

Crucial session of Rajasthan Assembly begins

The session comes after a month-long political crisis in the state which started with the rebellion by Sachin Pilot and 18 other Congress MLAs.

Aug 14, 2020, 12:21 PM IST

Rajasthan BJP to move no confidence motion against Ashok Gehlot government on Friday

Leader of Opposition Gulab Chand Kataria told reporters in Jaipur that the decision to this effect was taken in a BJP legislature party meeting on Thursday. 

Aug 13, 2020, 17:14 PM IST

Rajasthan Governor Kalraj Mishra orders Assembly session from August 14 with measures against COVID-19

The order has directed the Gehlot government to follow the guidelines issued to prevent the spread of coronavirus during the conduct of the Assembly Session.

Jul 29, 2020, 23:19 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi demanded to call the session of Rajasthan assembly

New twist coming in the politics of Rajasthan, Watch this video to know the whole matter

Jul 26, 2020, 14:32 PM IST

Rajasthan Assembly Secretariat issues notice to to Pilot, 18 other Congress MLAs, asks to appear before Speaker on July 17

Amid ongoing political drama in Rajasthan, the state's Assembly Secretariat on Wednesday (July 15) issued notices to former deputy CM Sachin Pilot and 18 other Congress MLAs for not attending Congress Legislative Party meetings.

Jul 15, 2020, 12:48 PM IST

Rajasthan to set up 30,000 MW solar power plants by 2024-25

Rajasthan targets to set up 30,000 MW solar power plants by the year 2024-25 in the state, Energy Minister B D Kalla said on Tuesday. Replying to a question raised by BJP legislator Arjun Lal Jingar during Question Hour in the Rajasthan Assembly, Kalla said the government has issued a new Solar Energy Policy-2019 to promote solar production in the state. 

Feb 25, 2020, 20:29 PM IST

After Kerala and Punjab, now Rajasthan govt passes resolution against CAA

The resolution passed by the Rajasthan assembly urges Centre to repeal the law as it discriminates against people on religious grounds, which violates the provisions of Constitution. 

Jan 25, 2020, 17:19 PM IST

Rajasthan Assembly passes bill to grant 5% quota to Gujjars, 4 other castes

The move comes amidst the agitation by the Gujjar community.

Feb 13, 2019, 16:18 PM IST

Rajasthan Assembly has 46 MLAs with declared criminal cases

The state Assembly also has 158 crorepati winners.

Jan 30, 2019, 11:07 AM IST

BJP MLA Gulab Chand Kataria chosen Leader of Opposition in Rajasthan Assembly

Kataria was first elected as MLA in 1977, then in 1980. He has won all assembly elections since 1993, remaining a member of the house.

Jan 13, 2019, 20:36 PM IST

News 50: Rajasthan assembly 'haunted', claims MLA Habibur Rahman

Rajasthan assembly 'haunted', claims MLA Habibur Rahman. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 23, 2018, 09:41 AM IST

Uproar in Rajasthan Assembly after question related to illegal mining suspended

Opposition Congress today created an uproar in the Rajasthan Assembly and boycotted the Question Hour following the suspension of a question related to illegal gravel mining.

Feb 15, 2018, 14:33 PM IST

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