‘Roads like Katrina Kaif’ remark: BJP demands action against Rajasthan minister

The opposition BJP in Rajasthan on Thursday demanded action against a state minister who compared the streets to the cheeks of actors Hema Malini and Katrina Kaif. The remarks were reportedly made by Minister of State for Panchayati Raj and Rural Development Rajendra Singh Gudha on Tuesday during a government camp in a village in … Read more

13 states and union territories asked to increase the number of tests

Concerned over the fall in testing numbers and rising positives, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has written to 13 states and union territories to increase testing, especially in those districts showing positivity. Secretary (Health and Family Welfare) Rajesh Bhushan has written to the health secretaries of Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Kerala, Punjab, West Bengal, Nagaland, … Read more

Government lists measures to control pollution sources in Delhi-NCR

In its submissions to the Supreme Court on air pollution, the Center has said that it has collected over Rs 4.8 crore as ‘environment compensation’ from over 100 errant industries in Delhi-NCR, imposed fines on thousands of polluting vehicles, 262 Construction sites have been found to be non-compliant. and imposed a fine of Rs 80 … Read more

Gehlot’s new cabinet follows social engineering model

The Congress underwent a complete reshuffle of the Ashok Gehlot cabinet in Rajasthan, in which 15 ministers – 11 cabinet ministers and four ministers of state – were sworn in on Sunday evening. The departments are yet to be announced. With the cabinet reshuffle, the Congress has resolved the long pending grievances of former Deputy … Read more

Will play any role in party: Sachin Pilot

A year after senior Congress leader Sachin Pilot’s rebellion against Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, the Congress government in the state came to the brink of collapse, with the young leader inducting five of his loyalists as ministers in Sunday’s cabinet. In an interview with Shuffle ET’s Nidhi Sharma, Pilot shares why his focus will … Read more

Rajasthan cabinet reshuffle: 15 ministers take oath in CM Gehlot-led Congress government

Fifteen ministers- 11 cabinet and four ministers of state (MoS) have taken oath as part of the Rajasthan cabinet reshuffle. The 11 cabinet ministers include three who have been promoted from MoS to cabinet rank. Congratulating the MLAs who are going to take oath as ministers, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot said that to maintain … Read more

Two sacked cabinet ministers will get a place in the new cabinet of Rajasthan

Ramesh Meena and Vishvendra Singh are set to be included in the Rajasthan cabinet on Sunday after they were removed from the post of cabinet ministers for raising the flag of rebellion against the leadership of Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot last year. He is among 15 ministers who are going to take oath at the … Read more

Rajasthan cabinet reshuffle: 15 ministers will take oath at 4 pm

Fifteen new ministers of Rajasthan will take oath as part of the cabinet reshuffle at the Raj Bhavan here at 4 pm on Sunday, officials said. The ministers include 11 cabinet ministers and four ministers of state (MoS). In the new cabinet of Rajasthan, 12 new faces, including five from the Sachin Pilot camp, will … Read more

Amit Shah behind the fall of Congress government in MP, tried to do it in Rajasthan: Gehlot

Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Tuesday accused Union Home Minister Amit Shah of being involved in the collapse of the Congress government in Madhya Pradesh and trying to do the same in Rajasthan last year. Gehlot accused the stability of his government in 2020, referring to the crisis and said Congress MLAs stayed in hotels … Read more

Consider shutting down schools, construction activities: Air quality panel for Haryana, Rajasthan and UP

The Air Quality Management Commission (CAQM) on Sunday advised Haryana, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh to consider implementing restrictions announced by the Delhi government to increase air pollution levels – including construction and demolition activities as well as schools. Including closing. State Governments and District Administrations in the National Capital Region have also been suggested to … Read more