Balaknath to resign as MLA if not made CM: Supporters

JAIPUR: In the midst of uncertainty over the BJP’s CM candidate in Rajasthan, with several names surfacing as prominent contenders, Baba Balaknath’s supporters made a bold assertion: the saffron-clad monk will resign as a legislator if not chosen for the coveted Chief Ministerial role. Speaking to The New Indian, Rama Shankar Ojha, head priest of the Hanuman […]

Balakanth, Diya Kumari out of CM race: BJP calls list fake

NEW DELHI: Sources close to probable Chief Minister Mahant Balaknath have revealed that the Yogi is no longer in contention to become the next CM of Rajasthan. Earlier on Wednesday, a letter was being circulated on social media which suggested Balaknath would be appointed to the CM post, while Dr Kirodi Lal Meena and Diya […]

Who is Rohit Godara, the Canadian gangster behind Gogamedi’s assassination

JAIPUR: In a shocking turn of events, Rohit Godara, a notorious gangster based in Canada, has openly admitted to orchestrating the murder of Rashtriya Rajput Karni Sena national president Sukhdev Singh Gogamedi at his residence in Jaipur on Tuesday. Godara, who has been linked to various criminal activities and has over 34 cases registered against him […]

Rajasthan Election Results: “Sabka saath, sabka prayaas” reason for BJP victory,’ says CM probable Raje

Rajasthan, once again, lives up to its legacy of ousting the incumbent government.

Three tier security, elaborate preparation at counting centres across four states going for elections

KOLKATA: As counting for the four state assembly elections commences on Sunday morning, respective state election commissions have made elaborate preparations that include a three-layer security mechanism.  Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, and Telangana is all set to go to counting for its assembly seats, while Mizoram awaits for December 4 following a shift in dates […]

Lal Diary: Gehlot asked female reporter Aditi Nagar of ‘Kaatil’ Group to snoop on Pilot

NEW DELHI: The Lal Diary, that has triggered a storm in Rajasthan’s political landscape, has unmasked a sly request, allegedly made by Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, to a female journalist Aditi Nagar to keep a watchful eye on his intra-party adversary and senior Congress leader Sachin Pilot with the intention of “exposing” him.   […]

Rajasthan polls 2023: Safari riders rally for Congress, support CM Gehlot

JAISALMER: In the vibrant city of Jaisalmer, often referred to as the Golden City, support for Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot remains evident among safari riders as the state gears up for elections commencing on November 25. The New Indian embarked on a journey into this cultural hub to gauge the sentiments on the ground. TNI’s Executive Editor, Rohan Dua, […]

Election Commission puts curbs on Congress ads airing CM’s voice

Election Commission of India (ECI) has taken a decisive step by banning an advertisement orchestrated by the Congress.

Local women of Rajasthan want Sachin Pilot as their Chief Minister

JAIPUR: At a time when there is no consensus in the BJP over its CM candidate in Rajasthan, the women voters in several parts of the desert state are rallying behind the 48-year-old Congress leader who missed the bus for the top job in the state. The Gujjar leader, Sachin Pilot, who’s following in the state […]

INTERVIEW| Rahul Gandhi advised me to forget & forgive Gehlot – Sachin Pilot

The New Indian's Executive Editor Rohan Dua, Sachin Pilot shed light on his political journey, addressing key issues, challenges, and the evolving landscape of his aspirations.