This is Amarinder Singh's first meeting with Sonia Gandhi after the appointment of Navjot Singh Sidhu as the Punjab Congress president, which the chief minister had initially opposed.
There has been no official statement on the meeting but is being speculated that Kumari Selja travelled to Jaipur to convey a message from the party’s central leadership.
The singer-turned-politician made it clear that he was not making this declaration for any 'bargain'.
Despite one-on-one consultations with Congress MLAs in Rajasthan, the long-running stalemate in the party’s state unit will continue for some more time.
After meeting Congress MLAs in Jaipur on Sunday, AICC general secretary Ajay Maken ruled out the possibility of contradiction among the party’s leaders in Rajasthan on the issue of cabinet reshuffle.
AICC general secretary Ajay Maken and general secretary (organisation) K.C Venugopal met ministers, MLAs and office bearers at the party office in Jaipur.
Even though currently, total number of women in Parliament is at an all-time high, less than 15 per cent women are part of political decision making at the national level.
Party sources said that Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb is likely to expand his cabinet next week on returning from Shillong where he will meet union Home Minister Amit Shah.
Following the union cabinet reshuffle, Tripura CM is also likely to bring in new faces replacing few underperforming ministers as the state prepares for the assembly election early 2023.
Yediyurappa will be travelling to Delhi on Friday, during which he is expected to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi, host of central Ministers and the BJP central leaders.
The prime minister will also chair a meeting of the Council of Ministers at 4 pm through video conferencing.
BJP national secretary Pankaja Munde had denied reports that her sister Pritam Munde MP was upset over not getting a berth in the Union cabinet.
There was speculation that Pankaja's sister Pritam Munde would be included in the new council of ministers
The twin moves of Murugan as Union Minister and Annamalai as state president proved that the BJP is finally getting its caste equation right in Tamil Nadu after having been dubbed as a party for the upper castes, especially Brahmins.
PM Modi stressed India's fight against the pandemic is underway with full vigour with the vaccination programme going on steadily and testing numbers also consistently high.
'Who told you they are angry? Don't spread rumours and malign them,' said Fadnavis
The BJP hits back, says Mamata Banerjee is the biggest separatist leader
The new entrants are Shobha Karandlaje, A Narayanaswamy, Bhagwanth Khuba, and Rajya Sabha member Rajeev Chandrasekhar
Fishermen fishing from Kumari dam as it overflowing following heavy rain in Kanyakumari district.PTI Photo
Union External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar is greeted by the officials on his arrival in Israel.PTI Photo
Commuters wade through amid heavy rain in Gurugram.PTI Photo
People play instruments during Kullu Dussehra, in Kullu.PTI Photo
BJP Yuva Morcha workers protest against the alleged attack on the ISKCON temple at Bangladesh, in front of Vivekananda House in Kolkata.PTI Photo
The Opposition is hoping for a rich election harvest in Uttar Pradesh but Lucknow appears to be a long way from the killing fields.
The former Delhi Police employee has also emerged as the go-to man for the authorities to reach out to the agitating farmers.
Outwardly peaceful, Kashmir has seen a spate of civilian killings in recent weeks. A silent unease has now exploded into fear and concern after the shooting of minorities.
Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates