Sunday, 22 May, 2022
TopicSachin Pilot

Topic: Sachin Pilot

In Rajasthan, Gandhis are repeating Punjab crisis. This time with Gehlot and Pilot

What happened in Punjab didn’t help Amarinder Singh, Navjot Singh Sidhu or Congress. Rajasthan is now seeing a repeat.

Rajasthan cabinet reshuffle explained — what it means for Congress’ turf war & Sachin Pilot

Five Pilot loyalists are in cabinet, but he holds no formal post in party or government. Party sources say he turned down post of AICC general secretary in-charge for a state.

Inclusion of 4 Dalits in Rajasthan Cabinet a ‘big message’, says Sachin Pilot

Former Rajasthan deputy CM said he is happy that the issues he had raised, including increasing the representation of Dalits in the Cabinet, have been addressed.

Congress reaches out to Pilot, Deora to pre-empt further revolt after Sushmita Dev shocker

Party leadership has been in talks with Milind Deora and Sachin Pilot, mulling over giving the two a more central role to ensure there aren't any more resignations.

Punjab managed, Congress turns to Rajasthan to resolve Sachin Pilot-Ashok Gehlot row

Congress leader and former Rajasthan deputy CM Sachin Pilot may be given a role in the AICC as a ‘temporary solution’ in his ongoing feud with CM Ashok Gehlot.

Don’t make farm laws prestige issue, draft afresh after consulting farmers — Sachin Pilot

Congress leader Pilot said while the party supported farm reforms, it did not back the laws which are 'contrary to the interest of the farmers'.

‘They must know what future holds for them’ — Sachin Pilot reaches out to Rajasthan farmers

Former Rajasthan Deputy CM says the Congress is not taking ownership of the farmers’ movement, and it doesn't want to give a reason to the Centre 'to not withdraw these laws'.

Congress announces new executive in Rajasthan, includes Sachin Pilot loyalists

Congress appointed seven vice presidents, eight general secretaries and 24 secretaries Wednesday in an apparent balancing act between the camps of Sachin Pilot and CM Ashok Gehlot.

Farmers trust Modi, voters fed up with Gehlot, says BJP after Rajasthan local body poll win

BJP chief J.P. Nadda says the victory shows the trust the farmers & labourers have in PM Modi, while former CM Vasundhara Raje termed the victory a defeat of Congress’ lies.

Sachin Pilot silent on friend Jyotiraditya in campaign on Scindia turf, but slams CM Shivraj

Of the 28 assembly seats headed for bypolls in MP, vacancies in 25 have resulted from a rebellion led by Jyotiraditya Scindia, who defected from Congress to BJP this March.

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Inflation made luxury cars even more expensive but sales remain in fast lane. See Mercedes

For years, the luxury car market in India was biased towards the entry-level. But today, cars below Rs 40 lakh account for the smallest fraction of sales.

World’s $300 trillion in debt. Here’s what it means for services like health, education

To meet debt payments, at least 100 countries will have to reduce spending on essential services, the IMF estimates.

Defence

File photo of a defence personnel armed with a SiG 716 rifle near the Line of Control | Photo: Snehesh Alex Philip | ThePrint

India to ink ‘repeat order’ deal for 73,000 SiG 716 rifles from the US

In February 2019, 72,400 SiG 716 rifles of 7.62 x 51mm calibre were contracted from SIG Sauer Inc, USA, under government's 'Buy (Global) category', through fast track procedure.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.
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