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15 December, 2018 7:18 PM Rahul Gandhi holds hectic parleys with top Congress leaders to select next Chhattisgarh CM

Congress president Rahul Gandhi held hectic parleys with top party leaders on Saturday to decide on the top post for Chhattisgarh. According to news agency PTI, Rahul met Chhattisgarh's four potential chief minister candidates -- T S Singh Deo, Tamradhwaj Sahu, Bhupesh Baghel and Charan Das Mahant -- at his Tughlaq Lane residence and held discussions 59

15 December, 2018 4:28 PM Top opposition leaders to attend Rajasthan CM-designate Ashok Gehlot's swearing-in

Leaders from several non-BJP parties, which figure in opposition unity attempts ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha elections, are expected at the swearing in of Ashok Gehlot as Rajasthan chief minister on December 17. Sachin Pilot will also be sworn in as the state's deputy chief minister at the 10 am ceremony to be held on the grounds of Albert Hall Museum, an iconic 120

15 December, 2018 4:18 PM Bombs Planted In 3 Areas Of Jaipur, Warns Caller. Cops Carry Out Search

Traffic was diverted in parts of Jaipur and certain areas were cordoned off on Saturday after an unidentified caller told police and said bombs had been planted at three locations in the city, including Jaipur airport, officials said. "Additional police force has been deployed. Traffic has been diverted and areas have been cordoned off as a security 94

15 December, 2018 3:27 PM Rajasthan's Mount Abu Shivers As Temperature Dips Below Freezing Point

Minimum temperatures below 5 degrees Celsius was recorded at various other places in Rajasthan. Rajasthan's hill destination Mount Abu recorded minimum temperature below freezing point on Friday night, a weather official said. The weather is Rajasthan is likely to remain dry. Temperature at night is likely to hover around 4 degree Celsius or less, accompanied 94

15 December, 2018 3:09 PM 15th Rajasthan Assembly has 46 MLAs with criminal cases: ADR

Jaipur: The 15th Rajasthan Assembly has at least 46 MLAs with criminal cases lodged against them compared to 36 MLAs elected in the state assembly elections in 2013. Out of the 199 members of legislative assembly (MLAs), 46 MLAs have declared criminal cases against themselves. Twenty eight MLAs have declared 'serious' criminal cases against them, says the Association 115

14 December, 2018 6:39 PM Sachin Pilot Steered Congress To Victory In Rajasthan, Settles For Co-Pilot

Starting a new journey in his political career, Sachin Pilot travelled for over five lakh kilometres through the length and breadth of the Rajasthan to strengthen the party at the grassroots level and ensure its comeback. He flies planes, loves being behind the wheel and helped steer the Congress from the depths of defeat in 2013 to the highs of victory 131

14 December, 2018 6:10 PM BJP Loses Over 50% Of SC/ST Seats In Rajasthan Polls

The BJP has won only 21 of the 59 seats reserved for SC/ST candidates in Rajasthan against 50 it had bagged in the previous assembly elections, as per the election commission data. Bharatiya Janata Party won just 12 seats reserved for Scheduled Caste (SC) candidates this time, as against 32 in 2013 polls. Similarly, the party won only nine seats reserved 119

14 December, 2018 4:25 PM Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Likely To Be Announced Tomorrow

The Congress is likely to announce the Chief Minister for Chhattisgarh on Saturday with the contenders to the post -- state party chief Bhupesh Baghel and Ambikarpur MLA TS Singh Deo -- meeting party President Rahul Gandhi in the national capital on Friday. "We had a meeting with Gandhi over the issue and a decision on who will be the Chief Minister 94

14 December, 2018 11:07 AM Ashok Gehlot to be Rajasthan CM, Sachin Pilot his deputy: Congress

The Congress on Friday named Ashok Gehlot as Rajasthan's next chief minister and Sachin Pilot his deputy after party president Rahul Gandhi successfully brokered peace between the veteran leader and his younger colleague following several rounds of discussions. After Congress' observer to the state K C Venugopal made the announcement at a media briefing 141

14 December, 2018 9:40 AM Rahul Gandhi brokers peace between Ashok Gehlot, Sachin Pilot

Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday appeared to have successfully brokered peace between Ashok Gehlot and Sachin Pilot after several rounds of discussions and tweeted a picture of the two warring leaders from Rajasthan with himself. "The united colours of Rajasthan," he said in the tweet along with the photograph in which the three leaders were seen in a jovial 82