Rajasthan News

Padmavati row: After Chittorgarh, entry to Kumbhalgarh Fort blocked by Rajputs

Padmavati row: After Chittorgarh, entry to Kumbhalgarh Fort blocked by Rajputs

The Karni Sena had alleged distortion of historical facts in the period drama starring Padukone, Shahid Kapur and Ranveer Singh.

Nov 18, 2017, 14:05 PM IST
Sarv Brahmin Mahasabha members sign in blood to protest against Padmavati

Sarv Brahmin Mahasabha members sign in blood to protest against Padmavati

The members of the unit have been asserting that the movie hurts the sentiments of the Rajputs and should not be allowed to be released.

Nov 16, 2017, 13:07 PM IST

Rajasthan minister Kiran Maheshwari joins chorus against 'Padmavati'

Rajasthan Higher and Technical Education Minister has joined the chorus of protests against Bollywood film 'Padmavati'.

Nov 16, 2017, 00:53 AM IST
ATM machine with Rs 5 lakhs stolen in Rajasthan – Caught on camera

ATM machine with Rs 5 lakhs stolen in Rajasthan – Caught on camera

Four men were captured in a CCTV decamping with an ATM machine of Central Bank of India in Rajasthan.

Nov 15, 2017, 18:20 PM IST
Brand killers as convicts, not gau rakshaks: Rajasthan Minister

Brand killers as convicts, not gau rakshaks: Rajasthan Minister

Rajasthan Home Minister Gulab Chand Kataria on Wednesday said that if someone kills anyone, he must not be branded as 'gau rakshak' but as a convict. 

Nov 15, 2017, 16:25 PM IST
Rajasthan: 5-year-old, rescued from borewell, dies

Rajasthan: 5-year-old, rescued from borewell, dies

A five-year-old child, who was rescued from a borewell on Tuesday night, has died of his injuried.

Nov 15, 2017, 10:05 AM IST
Padmavati row: Karni Sena workers vandalise cinema hall in Rajasthan's Kota

Padmavati row: Karni Sena workers vandalise cinema hall in Rajasthan's Kota

The Protest against Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Padmavati' turned violent on Tuesday as Karni Sena workers vandalised a cinema hall in Kota, Rajasthan.

Nov 14, 2017, 17:47 PM IST
Shattering ceilings: Constable Ganga Kumari becomes first transgender to join Rajasthan Police

Shattering ceilings: Constable Ganga Kumari becomes first transgender to join Rajasthan Police

Ganga Kumari could have become India’s first transgender to join security forces. But fate had other plans for her.

Nov 14, 2017, 09:20 AM IST
Alwar lynching case: Two arrested, four identified; Congress calls incident 'unfortunate'

Alwar lynching case: Two arrested, four identified; Congress calls incident 'unfortunate'

Umar Khan, 35, was shot dead by cow vigilantes, while two of his close aides were attacked in Govindgarh in Alwar district on Sunday.

Nov 14, 2017, 08:11 AM IST
Alwar killing by gau rakshaks: Don't have enough manpower to control crime, says Rajasthan Home Minister

Alwar killing by gau rakshaks: Don't have enough manpower to control crime, says Rajasthan Home Minister

Umar, 35, was allegedly killed by cow vigilantes on the suspicion of cow smuggling in Rajasthan's Alwar.

Nov 13, 2017, 11:38 AM IST
Rajasthan doctors end 7-day strike after talks with government

Rajasthan doctors end 7-day strike after talks with government

Doctors in Rajasthan on Saturday ended their strike after successful talks with the Vasundhara Raje government.

Nov 13, 2017, 00:40 AM IST
Man transporting cows in Rajasthan shot dead

Man transporting cows in Rajasthan shot dead

It was, however, not immediately clear whether it was a case of lynching.

Nov 12, 2017, 19:02 PM IST
Rajasthan doctors' protest enters sixth day; 14 arrested, 100 others agree to resume work

Rajasthan doctors' protest enters sixth day; 14 arrested, 100 others agree to resume work

Hours after 14 protesting doctors were arrested under the Rajasthan Essential Services Maintenance Act (RESMA), 100 other agitating doctors agreed to resume work on Saturday

Nov 11, 2017, 23:25 PM IST
End strike today or face action: Rajasthan govt warns agitating doctors

End strike today or face action: Rajasthan govt warns agitating doctors

The Vasundhara Raje-led government in Rajasthan on Friday warned the state's agitating doctors to end their strike and return to duty by 7 pm.

Nov 10, 2017, 17:52 PM IST

HC restrains Raj govt from implementing bill to raise OBC quota

It was of the view that the Rajasthan government must take prior permission of the apex court before implementing the new provisions sought to be introduced by the bill.

Nov 09, 2017, 22:27 PM IST
Jaipur: 50,000 people recite 'Vande Mataram' to mark one year of demonetisation

Jaipur: 50,000 people recite 'Vande Mataram' to mark one year of demonetisation

Observing the first anniversary of demonetisation, around 50,000 people gathered in the state capital on Wednesday and sang 'Vande Mataram' at an event organised by the Hindu Adhyatmik and Seva

Nov 08, 2017, 11:12 AM IST
Rajasthan BJP MLA opposes nomination of Union Minister Alphons for RS seat

Rajasthan BJP MLA opposes nomination of Union Minister Alphons for RS seat

BJP MLA Ghanshyam Tiwari on Monday called the nomination of Alphons for RS seat from Rajasthan as 'unfair'.

Nov 06, 2017, 19:18 PM IST
Sing national anthem or go to Pakistan: Jaipur Mayor Ashok Lahoti makes it compulsory for staff

Sing national anthem or go to Pakistan: Jaipur Mayor Ashok Lahoti makes it compulsory for staff

The Jaipur Municipal Corporation in Rajasthan has made it compulsory for all its employees to sing the national anthem in the morning and Vande Mataram in the evening with the city mayor making it

Nov 01, 2017, 09:10 AM IST
In the face of opposition, Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje calls for rethink on controversial 'gag law': Reports

In the face of opposition, Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje calls for rethink on controversial 'gag law': Reports

Vasundhara Raje-led BJP government on Monday tabled the Criminal Laws (Rajasthan Amendment) Bill in the Rajasthan Assembly.  

Oct 23, 2017, 23:50 PM IST
Sachin Pilot detained for protest against Vasundhara Raje's ordinance, gag order challenged in HC

Sachin Pilot detained for protest against Vasundhara Raje's ordinance, gag order challenged in HC

The ordinance by Rajasthan govt stops courts from ordering an investigation on both serving and former judges, magistrates and public servants in the state.

Oct 23, 2017, 13:15 PM IST

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