Ashok Gehlot takes oath as Rajasthan chief minister in Jaipur; Vasundhara Raje, Farooq Abdullah in attendance
Ashok Gehlot took oath as Rajasthan's chief minister on Monday on the premises of the historic Albert Hall in Jaipur. Along with Gehlot, Congress leader Sachin Pilot also took oath as deputy chief minister of Rajasthan.
Assembly elections 2018: Lack of focus on women's issues, reduced spending on welfare angered female voters in MP, Rajasthan
Marginalisation of women can be seen in the dip in women's representation in the Assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan.
Rajasthan Election results: Ashok Gehlot to be sworn in as new chief minister on 17 Dec; Sachin Pilot to be his deputy
Ashok Gehlot and Sachin Pilot will be sworn in as chief minister and deputy chief minister of Rajasthan on Monday
Ashok Gehlot is next Rajasthan CM: How Congress veteran won nod from Rahul Gandhi over young turk Sachin Pilot
Given his rich experience as a two-term chief minister, Gehlot is time-tested and has a strong appeal across political parties in Rajasthan.
Ashok Gehlot's Kattappa-like loyalty to three generations of Gandhi family helped him ride his luck... yet again
A Katappa-isque loyalty that makes him serve the crown in Rajasthan must undoubtedly Ashok Gehlot's his biggest asset, without it he would not have survived for almost five decades in the Congress.
Congress president Rahul Gandhi is set to announce the next chief minister of Rajasthan at 4.30 pm on Friday, hours after Rahul met the two prominent contenders for the post, Ashok Gehlot and Sachin Pilot.
Ashok Gehlot Vs Sachin Pilot: Indira changed CMs like upholstery, Rajiv like cutlery and Rahul Gandhi holds Panchayat; rank bad optics
Rahul Gandhi’s inability to decide the name of the chief ministers of the states his party has won (Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh CMs haven't been decided yet) would have amused William Shakespeare. His procrastinations, doubts and dilemmas may have inspired another tragedy about a protagonist with flaws that could be fatal in politics.
Rahul Gandhi to announce Rajasthan CM tomorrow: Ashok Gehlot emerges top choice, Sachin Pilot asks supporters to be calm
Veteran Congress leader Ashok Gehlot on Thursday emerged as Congress President Rahul Gandhi's pick as the chief minister in Rajasthan, with state Congress President Sachin Pilot apparently giving up after putting up a spirited claim for the post
Congress to name Rajasthan chief minister soon: Sachin Pilot supporters burn tyres, block roads as party leadership deliberates
Sachin Pilot supporters burnt tyres and blocked roads in Rajasthan on Thursday, demanding his appointment as the next chief minister.
Congress won 8 of 39 Assembly polls under Rahul Gandhi; recent victories due to anti-incumbency, not strategy
Assembly Election Results 2018: There is also no clear trend in the rise of the fortunes of the Congress under the leadership of Rahul Gandhi, be it the victories in Punjab and Karnataka, the performance in Gujarat or the wins in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan this week
Rahul Gandhi summons Sachin Pilot, Ashok Gehlot to Delhi to decide on Rajasthan CM post; announcement likely today
Congress president Rahul Gandhi has summoned both Sachin Pilot and Ashok Gehlot to New Delhi to discuss and decide on the final name for the post.
From Sachin Pilot's win in Rajasthan to Lal Thanhwala's defeat in Mizoram, key wins and losses in the state Assembly polls
As counting for the 2018 Assembly elections in Madhya Pradesh, Telangana, Rajasthan, Mizoram and Chhattisgarh drew to a close on Tuesday, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) saw significant losses in all the states
Congress reaches out to Independents to form government in Rajasthan; party to make final announcement today
Congress will make the final announcement in the evening after taking into consideration the opinions and sentiments of every MLA, senior leader Ashok Gehlot said.
NOTA outperforms AAP, SP, NCP in legislative Assembly elections: It's a trend that is catching on fast
The NOTA or none of the above option was the sixth most popular choice in the recently-concluded Madhya Pradesh Legislative Assembly elections, after Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Congress and Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP). The situation was similar in other states — NOTA outperformed several political parties, including the AAP and Samajwadi Party, which contested the assembly polls in the five states.
Congress Legislature Party to meet today to decide on Rajasthan CM candidate; Ashok Gehlot and Sachin Pilot front-runners
The CLP will file a resolution about Rajasthan's chief ministerial candidate, and the observer will apprise Congress president Rahul Gandhi about the opinion and views of MLAs as well as senior leaders of the party.
Daily Bulletin: Governor makes Congress wait in MP as party sweeps Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh; Shaktikanta Das is new RBI Governor; day's top stories
Today's top stories: Jodie Foster to direct, co-producer and star in remake of Woman at War; Congress makes big gains in Assembly polls in Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh; TRS and MNF win in Telangana and Mizoram; Markets to take cautious approach; and more.
Assembly Election Results 2018: BJP's wait for Congress-mukt Bharat may never end as recent wins will buoy Congress in 2019
Assembly Election Results 2018: BJP leaders have spoken about a ‘Congress-mukt Bharat’ since 2014, however, the Congress’ strong showing in the recent Assembly elections 2018, has proved that the BJP could be chasing a chimera
Rajasthan Election Results updates: Vasundhara Raje resigns, says she hopes Congress will take govt's work forward
As the Rajasthan election results unfold, the Congress MLA will hold a meeting on Wednesday at the state Congress committee office.
Assembly Elections 2018: Congress trumps BJP in Hindi heartland, but that won't make road ahead easy for grand alliance
While it is ready to form the core of mahagathbandhan against Modi in 2019, Congress might find it difficult to gain acceptance among the constituents of a third front, many of whom consider a ‘strong Congress’ an anathema to a grand alliance.
BJP will pay huge price in 2019 if it does not learn that vote in MP, Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan is against its politics, policies
Compared to the figures of 2013, the BJP has lost approximately eight percent of the votes in Rajasthan, seven percent in Madhya Pradesh and a whopping 9.5 percent in Chhattisgarh