By Sachin Saini | Edited by Sparshita Saxena | Hindustan Times, Jaipur
UPDATED ON AUG 25, 2020 08:11 AM IST
The government and the Assembly management said the question and zero hours were disallowed in view of the coronavirus pandemic.
By HT Correspondent | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 14, 2020 03:26 PM IST
Reiterating his commitment to the party, Sachin Pilot said all of them are present in the assembly and stand united.
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 14, 2020 01:37 PM IST
The Gehlot government has already indicated that it is keen on a floor test despite the truce because the party thinks it is the perfect way to send across a message of unity.
UPDATED ON JUL 29, 2020 06:54 PM IST
The governor must not overstep his mandate
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 27, 2020 04:50 PM IST
The condition is part of three suggestions the Governor has made while returning Ashok Gehlot Cabinet’s recommendation that he should call a session of the Vidhan Sabha.
UPDATED ON AUG 30, 2019 02:00 PM IST
A digital museum showcasing the political, economic and social history of Rajasthan will be built in the assembly premises at a cost of Rs 20 crore.
PUBLISHED ON AUG 21, 2019 02:04 PM IST
Rajasthan assembly speaker CP Joshi talks about going by the book and strictly adhering to rules that reportedly left many MLAs unhappy.
PUBLISHED ON JUL 12, 2019 12:15 PM IST
When Leader of Opposition Gulab Chand Kataria tried to say something, parliamentary affairs minister Shanti Dhairwal objected, saying under assembly rules none can speak other than the person who raised the issue.
Budget session of Rajasthan Assembly begins from Thursday, BJP to corner government on law and order
UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2019 12:02 PM IST
Though the BJP performed poorly in the 2018 assembly polls, the thumping win in the Lok Sabha polls seems to have charged up the party which is in no mood to cut the state government any slack.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 23, 2019 11:11 AM IST
The opposition leaders entered the well and raised anti-government slogans, demanding the state government to clear its stand on the reservation for the economically weak. The protesting MLAS returned to their seats after the Speaker asked them to wait for the chief minister’s reply on the Governor’s speech.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Jaipur, Jaipur
UPDATED ON JAN 18, 2019 10:06 AM IST
Calling the incident unfortunate, Rajasthan assembly speaker CP Joshi asked the MLAs to respect the decorum of the House and warned of taking strong action if the assembly rules and regulations were not followed.
UPDATED ON JAN 17, 2019 11:37 AM IST
CP Joshi, the former Union minister who was also the state unit president of Congress, was elected from Nathdwara constituency in the assembly elections held last month.
UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2019 01:02 PM IST
Protem speaker Gulab Chand Kataria administered the oath of office to 197 of the 199 MLAs of Rajasthan Assembly elected in the December 7 elections.
UPDATED ON JAN 15, 2019 11:41 AM IST
BJP’s Gulab Chand Kataria, who has already been elected as the Leader of the Opposition in the 15th state assembly, will work as the protem speaker till the assembly elects the Speaker.
Rajasthan assembly election results 2018: Once the youngest MP, Sachin Pilot to be state’s youngest deputy CM
UPDATED ON DEC 14, 2018 09:19 PM IST
Rajasthan assembly results 2018: In 2004, Sachin Pilot was elected MP from Dausa, represented by his father Rajesh Pilot. After Rajesh Pilot’s death in 2000, his wife Rama Pilot won from Dausa in the by-election. In 2004, Sachin Pilot was nominated to contest from Dausa.
UPDATED ON DEC 14, 2018 02:19 PM IST
Experts believe the Congress paid a heavy price in Rajasthan assembly election for the infighting between its two camps, led by party general secretary Ashok Gehlot and its state president Sachin Pilot , both of whom were contenders for the chief minister’s post.
PUBLISHED ON DEC 13, 2018 03:11 PM IST
Kirodi Lal Meena, who rejoined the BJP in March this year after a 10 year hiatus, was expected to swing the Meena votes in BJP’s favour in the Rajasthan assembly election. He was a National People’s Party (NPP) MLA from Lalsot at the time of his return.
By Jaykishan Sharma | Hindustan Times, Jaipur
UPDATED ON DEC 13, 2018 02:31 PM IST
Rajasthan assembly election results 2018: From the Congress, 11 candidates contested as independent, out of which 10 emerged victorious while 12 from the BJP contested as independent out of which one was able to win.
By Mukesh Mathrani | Hindustan Times, Barmer, Barmer
UPDATED ON DEC 13, 2018 01:24 PM IST
Rajasthan assembly election results 2018: Hanuman Beniwal, a firebrand Jat leader who left the BJP to form the RLTP only a month before the assembly polls, not only retained his Khinvsar seat, but won two more.
Rajasthan election results 2018: Ahead of counting, Congress fears discrepancies, asks candidates to keep watch
UPDATED ON DEC 10, 2018 02:20 PM IST
Rajasthan election results 2018: Rajasthan Congress president Sachin Pilot had earlier said that party candidates and workers have been asked to be vigilant and ensure the CCTV cameras installed outside strong rooms are operational.
Rajasthan election results 2018: Bharatpur SP on leave after row with Congress MLA over EVM security
UPDATED ON DEC 10, 2018 02:27 PM IST
Rajasthan election results 2018: There was high drama outside the strong room at Bharatpur’s Maharani Shri Jaya College late Saturday after Congress MLA Vishvendra Singh alleged there was lack of security ahead of counting of votes on December 11.
By Jaykishan Sharma | Hindustan Times, Nagaur
UPDATED ON DEC 07, 2018 09:52 AM IST
Rajasthan assembly election 2018: Last year on June 24, gangster Anandpal Singh was killed in a police encounter in Malasar town of Churu district. Violent protests erupted in his village Sanvrad in which one person died. Political experts had said the Rajputs would make chief minister Vasundhara Raje pay a heavy political price for the encounter.
By Aurangzeb Naqshbandi | Hindustan Times, Rajsamand, Rajsamand
UPDATED ON DEC 07, 2018 09:40 AM IST
Rajasthan assembly election 2018: Afrazul Khan, a migrant worker from Bengal, was hacked and burnt to death by Shambhulal Regar, a local marble trader, in Rajsamand, about 68 km from Udaipur, on December 6 last year. Now, amid the din of elections, the issue has no resonance on the ground, possibly because Khan was an outsider.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Rajasthan
PUBLISHED ON DEC 06, 2018 07:56 AM IST
The Bharatiya Tribal Party (BTP) is contesting 11 seats across the state and all four in Dungarpur district in the Rajasthan Assembly Election on December 7.
UPDATED ON DEC 05, 2018 02:38 PM IST
Rajasthan assembly election 2018: The ADR survey in 27 parliamentary constituencies of Rajasthan also found that the least important factor for the voters in this assembly election was the distribution of cash, liquor or gifts, followed by candidate’s caste or religion.
By Vinod Sharma | Hindustan Times, Pali/ Jodhpur
UPDATED ON DEC 05, 2018 10:44 AM IST
Rajasthan assembly election 2018: Local residents did not rule out victories for Congress renegades in Pali and Marwar Junction. If that forecast turns out to be true, there could be a three-way split of the seats up for grabs: two each for the BJP, the Congress and the Independents.
Rajasthan Assembly Election 2018: Confident people will vote for me again, says BJP Vidhyadhar Nagar candidate
UPDATED ON DEC 04, 2018 03:06 PM IST
Rajasthan assembly election 2018: Narpat Singh Rajvi is a two-time MLA and BJP’s candidate from Vidhyadhar Nagar assembly constituency in the upcoming Rajasthan assembly election.
Rajasthan Assembly Election 2018: Congress’ Vidhyadhar Nagar candidate says he’ll serve people as their servant
UPDATED ON DEC 04, 2018 03:07 PM IST
Rajasthan assembly election 2018: Sitaram Agarwal, the Congress candidate from Vidhyadhar Nagar assembly seat says his two priorities are improving law and order situation and uninterrupted water supply in every ward.
Rajasthan Assembly Election 2018: Much at stake for veterans Girija Vyas of Congress and BJP’s Gulab Chand Kataria
By Sachin Saini/Sohail Khan | Hindustan Times, Udaipur, Udaipur
UPDATED ON DEC 04, 2018 02:51 PM IST
Rajasthan assembly election 2018: Girija Vyas of Congress and Gulab Chand Kataria of BJP are contesting from the Udaipur assembly seat. Both are entrenched in the politics of the region.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Jaipur, Jaipur
UPDATED ON NOV 30, 2018 12:53 PM IST
Rajasthan assembly election 2018: A copy of the order announcing postponement of election in Rajasthan’s Ramgarh constituency was sent to the Election Commission of India, election department, district election officer and others. The next date of voting will be announced by the Election Commission.