Congress-BJP Fight Over National Anthem At Jaipur Civic Body
Thursday, June 20, 2019, 7:47 AM
With the new Congress-government in Rajasthan having suspended the practice of playing the national anthem and the national song at the Jaipur Municipal Corporation (JMC) headquarters, a war of words has broken out between the city's Mayor Vishnu Lata and his predecessor Ashok Lahoti. Lahoti started the practice of playing the national anthem and the national song in the morning and evening in 2017.
Rajasthan BJP Suspends 11 Rebels, Including 4 Ministers, As Polls Near
Friday, November 23, 2018, 8:44 AM
The Rajasthan BJP has suspended 11 senior leaders, including four ministers in Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje's cabinet, for refusing to withdraw their nominations for the upcoming Rajasthan assembly elections in favour of alternative candidates picked by the party. A press release issued by the party on Thursday stated that the 11 rebels have been dropped from the party's primary membership for six years.