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Sachin Pilot hints at another expansion to pacify disgruntled MLAs

Sachin Pilot hints at another expansion to pacify disgruntled MLAs

JAIPUR: Discontent growing among veterans denied ministership in CM ‘s new government, deputy CM on Tuesday hinted at another in the offing. “Every division of the state has representation in the council of ministers. It was the first expansion. Another may happen in some time. Several legislators will get a […]

Noisy scenes witnessed at Kaman and Gudhamalani

Noisy scenes witnessed at Kaman and Gudhamalani

ALWAR/JAISALMER: Noisy scenes were witnessed when angry supporters of Zahida Khan, Congress MLA from Kaman and Hemaram Chaudhary from Gudhamalani showed their resentment for not giving the MLAs cabinet berth. At several places in Mewat region and western protests were organised by the supporters who also burnt tyres. Supporters also […]

5,000 cops for oath ceremony; city witnesses traffic snarls

5,000 cops for oath ceremony; city witnesses traffic snarls

JAIPUR: At least 5,000 policemen were on duty during the swearing-in ceremony of chief minister and deputy chief minister . More than 1,000 policemen remained on alert on at Albert Hall and nearby areas since Sunday to make it a successful event on Monday. Senior officers from the Jaipur Police […]

Now, focus on contenders for cabinet berths

Now, focus on contenders for cabinet berths

JAIPUR: With the swearing-in of chief minister and deputy chief minister over, the focus in political circles has shifted to who among the newly elected Congress, its allies and independent lawmakers would make it to the state ministerial berths. Vasundhara Raje & Ashok Gehlot Senior MLAs who were ministers in […]

Gehlot sworn in as CM for 3rd time with Pilot in tow

Gehlot sworn in as CM for 3rd time with Pilot in tow

JAIPUR: became Rajasthan‘s chief minister for the third time, while assumed office as the state‘s deputy chief minister on Monday. Governor Kalyan Singh administered the CM‘s oath to Gehlot but that of a minister to Pilot as the post of deputy CM is not recognised under the Constitution. After the […]