Vasundhara Raje

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POLITICS

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BJP, Muslims, Vasundhara Raje, Rajasthan Assembly polls

Rajasthan: Will changing 'Muslim names' of villages help BJP consolidate Hindu votes?

With not much to show in terms of achievements, Vasundhara Raje seems to be resorting to polarising measures.

POLITICS

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Muslims, Alwar lynching, Rajasthan assembly elections, Vasundhara Raje

Raje's desperate measures: Renaming Muslim villages in Rajasthan shows a CM feeling the heat

Recent by-election drubbing showed BJP how disenchanted people on the ground are with the party. Its response to lack of development? Renaming 'Muslim-name' hamlets.

POLITICS

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Assembly elections, Vasundhara Raje, Sachin Pilot, Rajasthan

Why Congress is confident BJP's days are numbered in Rajasthan

PCC chief Sachin Pilot has installed a countdown clock to motivate his party workers ahead of the Assembly elections.

POLITICS

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Narendra Modi, Gujarat elections, Vasundhara Raje, Assembly elections 2018

How Congress is gearing up to challenge BJP in Rajasthan

The grand old party is banking on selection of candidates based on the caste arithmetic of the seats.

VOICES

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Rajput pride, Vasundhara Raje, Padmavat, Padmavati controversy

Dear Vasundhara Raje: What do you plan to achieve by banning Padmaavat?

You might stop the release of the movie in cinema halls, but how will you stop it from being telecast on TV a few months later.

VARIETY

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Rajput Karni Sena, Vasundhara Raje, CBFC, Padmavat

By banning Padmaavat, the Rajasthan government has undermined its authority

By prioritising the 'feelings' of a violent fringe group over a Constitutional body's decision, CM Raje has set a dangerous precedent.

VARIETY

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Rajasthan, Vasundhara Raje, Narendra Modi, Gau Raksha

Why has news of Muslim man being hacked and burnt alive in Rajasthan not moved us?

Mohammad Afrazul's brutal murder has become just another crime story for everyone to forget within 24 hours.

POLITICS

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Vasundhara Raje, Judiciary, Rajasthan, Rajasthan ordinance

Why Vasundhara Raje's ordinance assaults the very essence of democracy

The babu keeps inventing ways to protect themselves. The ministers go along because they are protected too.

POLITICS

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Supreme Court, Vasundhara Raje, Rajasthan ordinance

Why Rajasthan ordinance is a violation of Supreme Court principles

The apex court has on multiple occasions clarified no government official is above the law.

POLITICS

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Dalit, Vasundhara Raje, Rajasthan BJP, Amit Shah

Why Amit Shah’s luncheon at Dalit home in Rajasthan has left colony residents frothing

‘Workers came at night to clean trash, repair roads and sewers while ignoring us for years. We were told if you speak, you'll get beaten. This is what they are doing.’