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Rajasthan elections

EC announces schedule for assembly election in Rajasthan's Ramgarh constituency

The date for scrutiny of nomination of the candidate is January 11 and the last date for withdrawal of candidature is January 14.

Jan 04, 2019, 07:50 AM IST

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 taken after the results

Dec 10, 2018, 14:12 PM IST

Rajasthan records 72.62% voter turnout; Telangana 67%: Election Commission

A voter turnout of 72.62 per cent was recorded in the assembly elections in Rajasthan on Friday while in Telangana, the figure was 67 per cent.

Dec 07, 2018, 22:27 PM IST

Congress releases manifesto for Rajasthan Assembly elections, promises loan waiver to farmers

The Congress has also promised jobs to youth, free education to women and right to health in the manifesto for Rajasthan Assembly elections.

Nov 29, 2018, 09:39 AM IST

Congress only interested in caste-based politics, not work: Modi in Rajasthan

I give an account of each and every decision I take and the work that I do, said Modi.

Nov 26, 2018, 12:29 PM IST

Rajasthan Assembly elections: Setback for BJP as two leaders - Harish Meena and Habibur Rahaman Ashrafi Lamba - join Congress

Rajasthan is scheduled to go to polls on December 7. The last date for filing nominations in the state is November 19. The counting of votes will take place on December 11.

Nov 14, 2018, 12:46 PM IST

Won't end BJP govt's schemes if Congress comes to power in Rajasthan: Ashok Gehlot

Congress leader Ashok Gehlot on Sunday said that the party won't end any schemes in Rajasthan brought into effect by Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje.

Oct 07, 2018, 16:31 PM IST

Amit Shah turns focus on poll-bound Rajasthan, to address party workers in 5 districts

This would be Amit Shah's fourth visit to Rajasthan since July.

Sep 13, 2018, 17:52 PM IST

Rajasthan Assembly elections: EC gears up for several firsts, including 52,000 VVPAT machines

The Election Commission is determined to not just ensure free and fair elections but is also looking at making people at large more aware of the process.

Aug 31, 2018, 20:17 PM IST

Alliance with Congress possible only if given respectable number of seats: BSP chief Mayawati

Putting an end to all speculations, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati said that her party is open to an alliance with Congress only if they are offered a respectable number of seats in the upcoming Assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan.


Jul 24, 2018, 13:36 PM IST

Discontent in Congress over tie-up with BSP for Rajasthan Assembly elections, disgruntled leaders meet Ashok Gehlot

The discontent among the Congress leaders has come to the fore even before a formal announcement on the alliance with the BSP.

Jun 28, 2018, 18:42 PM IST

Rajasthan: Five-time MLA Ghanshyam Tiwari resigns from BJP, joins new party floated by son

Former state minister and a five-time MLA Ghanshyam Tiwari has resigned from the Bharatiya Janata Party. The former minister has announced a new party along with this son to fight against "undeclared emergency" in Rajasthan and the country. 

Jun 25, 2018, 14:55 PM IST

BJP creating animosity between states, religions: Rahul Gandhi

As the election campaign heats up in Rajasthan, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Monday held a rally in Ajmer.

Nov 25, 2013, 14:26 PM IST

Raj Assembly polls: Cong conducts interviews of aspirants

With an aim to field winnable candidates in upcoming state Assembly polls, the Rajasthan Congress on Tuesday began conducting interviews of aspirants in five divisional headquarters.

Sep 24, 2013, 21:06 PM IST

EC directs officials to ensure free and fair polls in Rajasthan

Election Commission on Thursday directed state officials to ensure free and fair elections in Rajasthan while keeping the poll process voter friendly.

Jun 28, 2013, 01:01 AM IST

BJP will come back to power in Rajasthan: Nitin Gadkari

Former BJP president Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday expressed confidence that his party will come back to power in poll-bound Rajasthan.

Apr 16, 2013, 23:32 PM IST