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Pilot meets supporter-turned-Gehlot loyalist Khacharariyawas for 90 minutesRediff.com8 hours ago
Days after a crisis erupted in Rajasthan Congress, former deputy chief minister Sachin Pilot met food and civil supplies minister Pratap Singh Khachariyawas at the latter's residence in Jaipur on Monday night.
IAF scrambles Sukhoi jets as Iranian plane gets bomb scare on Indian airspaceRediff.com1 days ago
Indian Air Force fighter jets were scrambled to intercept a foreign aircraft with its origin in Iran that was moving towards New Delhi's airspace.
Cong prez polls: Gehlot says Kharge will win, terms Tharoor as 'elite class'Rediff.com2 days ago
Gehlot, one of the proposers of Kharge, said Tharoor is also a good man and has good thoughts but he is from the elite class.
Gehlot targets Pilot, wants probe into MLAs' stir over new CM's nameRediff.com2 days ago
Several MLAs loyal to Gehlot, who was seen as the frontrunner for the post of Congress national president, had last week submitted resignation letters over a possible move to appoint Pilot as the next chief minister.
Modi flags off Gandhinagar-Mumbai Vande Bharat trainRediff.com4 days ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday flagged off the Gandhinagar-Mumbai Vande Bharat Express semi-high speed train.
Will it finally be Kharge, Selja or Wasnik for Congress president?Rediff.com5 days ago
In a day of frantic developments, Digvijaya Singh entered the fray for the Congress president's election as Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot opted out of the race and the suspense over his continuation at the helm in the state deepened with the party saying it would be decided in a day or two.
Congress leader who faces party action calls Pilot loyalist a traitorRediff.com5 days ago
He showed a video of Solanki and Poonia purportedly entering a hotel and exiting a hotel room one after the other.
Gehlot's Mutiny Is A Congress Game ChangerRediff.com5 days ago
Ashok Gehlot has proved that a strong state leader can challenge the Congress high command.
Gehlot meets Sonia, Sachin Pilot is nextRediff.com5 days ago
The meetings come days after an open rebellion by Gehlot loyalists over a possible leadership change in the state, clouding Gehlot's chances of running for the presidency.
Amid Rajasthan crisis Gehlot in Delhi to meet Sonia, says issues will be resolved soonRediff.com6 days ago
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot will meet the Congress high command in New Delhi on Wednesday amid suspense over whether he will file nomination for the post of party president, sources in Jaipur said.
As Congress's Rajasthan crisis continues to simmer, Pilot comes to DelhiRediff.com7 days ago
Senior Congress leader and former Rajasthan deputy chief minister Sachin Pilot arrived in the national capital on Tuesday amid a buzz of a likely meeting with the party high command that is grappling with the high political drama in the state.
Congress issues show cause notice to 3 Gehlot loyalistsRediff.com7 days ago
Congress observers for Rajasthan on Tuesday recommended disciplinary action against three party leaders, including two ministers, for the crisis in the state, but did not seek any action against Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot.
Sonia leans on Congress old guard to defuse Rajasthan crisisRediff.com7 days ago
Congress observers for Rajasthan on Tuesday recommended disciplinary action against three key loyalists of Ashok Gehlot but did not seek any action against the chief minister, as the party scampered to resolve the crisis that has cast a shadow on the election of the party president.
Raj min accuses BJP of conspiring to topple govt as crisis escalates in CongRediff.com7 days ago
On the other hand, another minister, Rajendra Singh Gudha, once again endorsed senior Congress leader Sachin Pilot's name for the chief minister's post.
If we are disloyal, Rajasthan govt would've fallen: Congress MLARediff.com7 days ago
Amid the ongoing political turmoil in the Congress in Rajasthan, the party's chief whip in the state, Mahesh Joshi, on Tuesday said a meeting of the MLAs loyal to Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot was not called to mount pressure on the party high command.
Gehlot likely to be dropped from Cong presidential raceRediff.com7 days ago
Names of senior party leaders Kharge, Kamal Nath, Digvijaya Singh, Sushilkumar Shinde, Mukul Wasnik and Kumari Selja are now also doing the rounds for the post.
Gehlot's defiance of high command may cost him Congress president's postRediff.com26 Sep 2022
Upset over an open rebellion in Rajasthan, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Monday sought a written report on it from party observers Mallikarjun Kharge and Ajay Maken as the chances of Ashok Gehlot becoming the party chief receded and other names cropped up for the post.
Yami's Lost In Chicago And Lovin' ItRediff.com26 Sep 2022
Where were Bollywood stars travelling last weekend?
Rajasthan minister Dhariwal accuses Maken of siding with Sachin PilotRediff.com26 Sep 2022
Rajasthan minister and key Gehlot-loyalist Shanti Dhariwal on Monday launched a frontal attack on Congress's state in-charge Ajay Maken, alleging that he was talking to party MLAs in a partisan manner and canvassing for Sachin Pilot.
All eyes on Sonia Gandhi as Rajasthan Congress crisis simmersRediff.com26 Sep 2022
All eyes are on Congress chief Sonia Gandhi as top leaders converged at her 10, Janpath residence in New Delhi on Monday after a series of developments in the last 24 hours in Rajasthan, where a majority of the party MLAs have rebelled against Sachin Pilot and want Ashok Gehlot to continue as the chief minister.
Next CM should be acceptable to us too: Raj Cong MLAs to high commandRediff.com26 Sep 2022
A video purportedly of a meeting of the Congress MLAs loyal to Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has surfaced.
Cong workers ready to spill blood to save govt: Gehlot loyalistRediff.com26 Sep 2022
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot loyalist and state cabinet Minister Pratap Khachariyawas on Monday said that the Congress workers are attempting to save their party and have to be prepared to "spill blood on the roads" against the Bharatiya Janata Party which, he alleged, wants to "topple" the state government.
Dom's Take: How Can Gehlot Be Congress Prez?Rediff.com26 Sep 2022
Dominic Xavier wonders how a rebel leader -- and clearly, Gehlot is one after Sunday's rebellion by his MLA supporters, no matter his assertions to the high command's emissaries that he has no links to the mutiny -- can now lead the national party which so badly needs the adhesive of unity and tender care.
Ajay Maken slams Gehlot's loyalist-MLAs, charges them with indisciplineRediff.com26 Sep 2022
Congress in-charge for Rajasthan Ajay Maken on Monday slammed the MLAs loyal to Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot for setting conditions for a party resolution, terming it a "conflict of interest", and said their decision to hold a parallel meeting amounted to indiscipline.
'Miffed' CWC wants Gehlot out of presidential raceRediff.com26 Sep 2022
With the deepening political crisis in Rajasthan over the appointment of Ashok Gehlot's successor, Congress Working Committee members have demanded from Sonia Gandhi to pull the state chief minister out of the race for the party chief and select another candidate for the top post, sources said on Monday.
Gehlot loyalists stick to their demands as Pilot leaves for DelhiRediff.com26 Sep 2022
The political drama in Rajasthan over leadership change continued on Monday with MLAs loyal to Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot remaining non-committal on holding a meeting with Congress observers, who are likely to return to Delhi to apprise the high command about the developments.
Rajasthan crisis points to President's rule, says BJPRediff.com26 Sep 2022
Amid high political drama over leadership change in Rajasthan, the Opposition Bharatiya Janata Party on Sunday hinted at imposition of President's rule in the state.
Drama in Cong, Gehlot loyalists threaten to resign, reach speaker's houseRediff.com25 Sep 2022
The development suggested a worsening power struggle between the chief minister and Sachin Pilot who was tipped to be Gehlot's replacement after he declared his candidature for the Congress president's post.
Cong prez polls: Raj Cong leaders divided over Gehlot, Sachin Pilot as CMRediff.com25 Sep 2022
Some of them have also endorsed Sachin Pilot as chief minister. However, they added that whatever decision the party high command takes in this regard, they will accept it.
Pilot to replace Gehlot as Rajasthan CM? Key Cong meet todayRediff.com25 Sep 2022
Sources said the leadership of the government going forward, if Gehlot is elected as party chief, is likely to be on the meeting agenda.
'Won't say no if...': Ashok Gehlot on Cong prez pollRediff.com21 Sep 2022
However, Gehlot, said he will make one last-ditch effort to convince Rahul to take up the party president's post.
Gehlot signals he will contest Cong prez poll if Rahul doesn'tRediff.com21 Sep 2022
Gehlot told Congress MLAs that they will be asked to come to New Delhi if he decides to file his nomination.
The Queen's Controversial India VisitRediff.com17 Sep 2022
At sunrise the following day, a hunt was organised for the queen to shoot a female tiger. But she decided a monarch should not make the kill and handed her gun to one of her staff to deliver the fatal shot.
Modi to release Namibian cheetahs in MP national park todayRediff.com17 Sep 2022
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will release cheetahs being brought from Namibia in Madhya Pradesh's Kuno National Park on Saturday morning, an official said on Friday.
SEE: First look of India's new CheetahsRediff.com16 Sep 2022
Eight cheetahs, five female and three male, will be brought to Kuno National Park in Madhya Pradesh.
8 cheetahs to arrive in India in this special jetRediff.com15 Sep 2022
Cheetah will have to spend their entire air transit period empty stomach, a senior Indian forest department official said on Tuesday.
Modi to release 8 Namibian cheetahs into MP park on his birthdayRediff.com14 Sep 2022
The large carnivore got completely wiped out from India due to their use for coursing, sport hunting, over-hunting and habitat loss.
Rahul uniting India wearing foreign T-shirt: ShahRediff.com10 Sep 2022
Gandhi is out to "connect" Bharat but he needs to study Indian history first, Shah said.
India in much better position to deal with challenges: Sanjiv BajajRediff.com7 Sep 2022
India is in a much better position to deal with the challenges related to growth and inflation, said Sanjiv Bajaj, president of industry body CII. According to official figures, India's retail inflation continues to remain above the Reserve Bank's tolerance level of 6 per cent since January, while the economic growth in the first quarter of the fiscal was 13.5 per cent, lower than the central bank's estimate of 16.2 per cent. "I don't want to say we don't have our own challenges with growth, with inflation but we are in a much better position and credit must go to everybody including the central and state governments.
How 'Harijans' Celebrated August 15, 1947Rediff.com7 Sep 2022
It was a unique celebration; there is no other instance where Harijans were feted to celebrate India's Independence, says Prakash Bhandari.