Friday, 30 September, 2022
TopicTrivendra Singh Rawat

Topic: Trivendra Singh Rawat

So many ex-CMs, so little campaigning: BJP’s old guard is missing in action in Uttarakhand

With leadership crisis — BJP changed CMs twice in 4 months last year — becoming a poll issue, ruling party is going overboard not to allow Dhami’s predecessors to overshadow him.

Why ex-CM Trivendra Rawat decided not to contest Uttarakhand polls, giving a jolt to BJP

Trivendra Rawat wrote to BJP chief Nadda, stating he doesn’t want to contest under 'existing political circumstances', but would work towards the party’s return to power.

How BJP and Congress in poll-bound Uttarakhand are invoking late CDS Rawat’s name

While BJP leaders frequently invoke Gen. Rawat’s name to buttress their pledge for state's development, Congress has demanded Bharat Ratna, wants 'chance' to implement his vision.

Covid is a living organism, has a right to live like humans, ex-Uttarakhand CM Rawat says

Trivendra Singh Rawat said humans think they are the most intelligent and are out to eliminate the virus, so it is constantly mutating itself.

Uttarakhand CM says will review govt takeover of 51 temples after VHP pushes proposal

CM Tirath Singh Rawat was at the meeting of VHP, which was called to decide on whether an agitation should be launched to push the govt on withdrawing the Act.

Tirath Singh Rawat — the new Uttarakhand CM who was denied MLA ticket in 2017 polls

Tirath Singh Rawat, Lok Sabha MP from Garwhal, is an Amit Shah aide and is 'considered to be a low-key leader, who is an organisation man'. 

Yet another CM falls in Uttarakhand — what it tells us about BJP high command’s politics

In episode 699 of 'Cut The Clutter', Shekhar Gupta traces the political instability in Uttarakhand, and explains why BJP has never been able to form a stable government in the hill state.

Not anger but high hopes behind Trivendra Rawat’s resignation as Uttarakhand CM, BJP says

BJP gen secy & central observer Dushyant Gautam says Rawat will be given role at national level, and his resignation shouldn’t be viewed as a statement on his work as CM.

A Rawat to replace Rawat? These are the top contenders who could be next Uttarakhand CM

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat resigned Tuesday, just days before he was to complete four years in office.

Only 1 out of 8 Uttarakhand CMs completed 5 yrs in office. Rawat is latest to leave early

Uttarakhand has had 8 CMs so far, including Nityanand Swami (2000-2001) and Bhagat Singh Koshyari (2001-02), who occupied the chair before the state had its first election.

On Camera

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(L-R) Niharika NM, Danish Sait, Kusha Kapila and Tanmay Bhat on Koffee with Karan | YouTube screenshot

Koffee With Karan finale saves a boring season. Power has moved from Bollywood to influencers

The Koffee with Karan finale was finally entertainment, entertainment, entertainment, after the most boring season in a boycott-Bollywood world.
A file image of an Indian rupee note | Illustration: Thomas White/Reuters

Modi govt cuts planned borrowing to Rs 14.21 lakh crore for second half of FY23

Centre plans to borrow Rs 5.92 lakh crore in October-March period, compared with Rs 8.29 lakh crore of borrowing in the first half of the fiscal year that will end on September.

Defence

Pinaka is a multiple rocket launcher produced in India and developed by the DRDO for the Army | Twitter/@DRDO_India

As tensions rise with Azerbaijan, Armenia buys Pinaka rockets & ammunition from India

The government-to-government contract, valued at about Rs 2,000 cr, is learnt to have been signed earlier this month. Supplies to be fast-tracked according to Armenia's requirement.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

AAP’s filling a big vacuum in Indian politics. Question is how long it can sustain without ideology

If you find admiration for AAP qualified, if not muted among many of the Modi-BJP’s critics, it is because they question it for its lack of ideological clarity. Especially on secularism.
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