Sachin Pilot

Portfolios allocated to Rajasthan ministers; CM Ashok Gehlot keeps 9, Deputy CM Sachin Pilot 5

Apart from the chief minister and deputy chief minister, 13 cabinet and 10 ministers of state were allocated portfolios.


Dec 27, 2018, 06:51 AM IST

After MP, Rajasthan government announces farm loan waiver of upto Rs 2 lakh

The state government will bear a burden of Rs 18,000 crore.

Dec 19, 2018, 20:06 PM IST

Ashok Gehlot takes oath as Rajasthan CM, Sachin Pilot becomes his Deputy

On December 11, the Congress emerged as the single largest party by winning 99 out of 199 seats in Rajasthan.

Dec 17, 2018, 11:10 AM IST

Ashok Gehlot, Rajasthan's CM-designate, takes a dig at Vasundhara Raje's governance

Ashok Gehlot has accused Vasundhara Raje of ending several projects started by him as CM in years gone by. Now, he is set to resume them.

Dec 14, 2018, 17:54 PM IST

Congress names Ashok Gehlot as Rajasthan CM, Sachin Pilot to be his deputy

Ashok Gehlot has served as CM of Rajasthan on two previous occasions and his experience may have tilted the odds in his favour.

Dec 14, 2018, 16:12 PM IST

Ashok Gehlot likely to be the next Chief Minister of Rajasthan

Congress party Rahul Gandhi has held several marathon meetings with Ashok Gehlot and Rajasthan Congress chief Sachin Pilot.

Dec 14, 2018, 15:56 PM IST

After Rahul Gandhi picks Kamal Nath for Madhya Pradesh, all eyes now on Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh

The two hopefuls for the top post in Rajasthan are state party chief Sachin Pilot and former chief minister Ashok Gehlot.

Dec 14, 2018, 07:48 AM IST

Oath-taking ceremony of Rajasthan CM, Deputy CM to take place on December 17, says Ashok Gehlot

In Chhattisgarh, the battle is between state party chief Bhupesh Baghel, leader of Opposition in outgoing assembly TS Singh Deo, OBC leader Tamradhwaj Sahu and veteran leader Charan Das Mahant.

Dec 14, 2018, 07:07 AM IST

Nothing to worry, just enjoy: Ashok Gehlot on Congress' delay in naming CMs

The scenes across Rajasthan, MP and Chhattisgarh are hardly enjoyable as the states remain on tenterhooks in their wait for new CMs.

Dec 13, 2018, 19:37 PM IST

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

Vijay Mallya congratulates Sachin Pilot, Jyotiraditya Scindia for defeating BJP

Vijay Mallya took to Twitter to congratulate the two young leaders of Congress, which defeated the ruling BJP in the assembly elections.

Dec 13, 2018, 17:03 PM IST

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

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

Congress will form government in Rajasthan: Gehlot, Pilot

Pilot said the party will also form its governments in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh.

Dec 11, 2018, 12:35 PM IST

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

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

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 Grand old party looks set to oust the ruling BJP from power in Rajasthan after a gap of five years. 


Dec 11, 2018, 08:50 AM IST

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

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 elections 2018 in Rajasthan the results of which were announced today. She also expressed hope that the new government will work in the best interest of people of Rajasthan. Newly-elected Congress MLAs will meet on Wednesday to take a decision on who will be the next chief minister of Rajasthan.

Dec 11, 2018, 07:46 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