RAJASTHAN

Rajasthan: Bhajan Lal Sharma sworn in as new CM on his birthday

NEW DELHI: Bhajan Lal Sharma, representing the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), officially assumed office as the new Chief Minister of Rajasthan in a ceremony held on Friday. Governor Kalraj Mishra administered the oath of office to Sharma at the Ramnivas Bag in Jaipur, marking his first tenure as a Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA). […]

WATCH: New Rajasthan CM’s Neighbours Have This To Say In Jaipur

The neighbours of Rajasthan CM Bhajanlal Sharma have entrusted their faith in him. They went out on sprawling campaigns with the incumbent CM to administer their loyalty to him. However, they have also iterated that Geet Sharma, his wife, is a much better choice for CM than him. More importantly, they also iterated that they […]

BJP’s decision on Rajasthan CM keeps nation on edge

JAIPUR: With Ram Mandir posters and lights adorning the BJP party office in Jaipur, they are all set to welcome the new CM of Rajasthan. On Tuesday, a significant legislative party meeting is scheduled in Rajasthan, where all elected MLAs will convene to deliberate on the next Chief Minister for the desert state. FLASH: BJP […]

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, […]