Monday, 4 July, 2022
TopicSachin Pilot

Topic: Sachin Pilot

No need for post-mortem in Rajasthan crisis, govt is far from dead, says Congress’ Venugopal

Avinash Pande, Congress’ Rajasthan in-charge, says both Ashok Gehlot and Sachin Pilot were ‘very cordial’ in CLP meeting ahead of Friday’s assembly session.

Congress revokes suspension of 2 MLAs who rebelled against Ashok Gehlot govt

The decision follows a patch-up between Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot and his sacked deputy Sachin Pilot after the intervention of top Congress leaders in Delhi.

Be ready for elections, Congress govt unstable & won’t last, Vasundhara Raje tells BJP MLAs 

BJP's Rajasthan unit holds meeting ahead of special assembly session Friday, when the party plans to move no-confidence motion against Gehlot govt.  

Vasundhara Raje has taught the BJP a lesson again. And Gehlot-Pilot did all the work for her

The Sachin Pilot breakaway episode was a blessing in disguise for both Vasundhara Raje and CM Ashok Gehlot. Both proved their worth to the central leadership in New Delhi.

Sachin Pilot’s ‘black box’, Shatranj ke Khiladi & tribute to poet Rahat Indori

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

Why BJP failed to power through Rajasthan political crisis the way it did in Madhya Pradesh

After Sachin Pilot’s reunion with the Gandhis, it is almost certain that Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot will have the last laugh in a test of strength on the floor of the House.

Would’ve apologised had I been in Gehlot’s place — Sachin Pilot after ‘truce’ with Congress

Day after meeting senior Congress leaders, Sachin Pilot tells ThePrint a CM is 'head of the family', should take everyone along. He reiterates that he doesn't want any post.

‘Leadership match’ in Congress and BJP’s failure to ‘trap’ Sachin Pilot

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

Three reasons why the Sachin Pilot-Ashok Gehlot war has just begun in Rajasthan

Sachin Pilot may have lost this round to Ashok Gehlot, but he has bought time to fight his war in Rajasthan.

Rajasthan crisis ended with a band-aid fix. Now Rahul Gandhi must address leadership issues

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On Camera


Attendees pose for a group photo at the 48th G7 Summit on 26 June | PTI

G7 infra plan a lifeline developing nations can’t ignore but first crack this code, like BRI

Silk roads are getting bumpier but Beijing will maximise its pursuit of global leadership as long as it perceives that Washington seeks to deny it any.
Illustration by Soham Sen

Keep calm and carry on: Unlike wheat, rice isn’t hot yet

The world is worried that India might restrict exports of rice after wheat, pushing prices higher and worsening global food security.


Army personnel give military honours to the soldiers of Territorial Army's infantry 107 battalion who lost their lives in the Manipur Landslide, 2 July 2022, Siliguri | Credits: ANI Photo/ ANI Pic Service

A look at the Territorial Army — The Indian military’s task force hit by the Manipur landslide

The Territorial Army, a part-time military organisation for Indians who may have other jobs, is essentially a volunteer force that can be quickly mobilised in the defence of a state.

Moral, political & ideological questions on Maharashtra: 1st is simplest to answer, 3rd trickiest

What is Shiv Sena’s ideology? We might say it’s been a convenient mix of extreme ethnic chauvinism & unforgiving Hindutva. Within the second, the party retained space to manoeuvre.