Rajasthan News

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
Rajasthan bill to shield judges, babus from probe challenged in High Court

Rajasthan bill to shield judges, babus from probe challenged in High Court

A PIL challenging the Criminal Laws (Rajasthan Amendment) Ordinance 2017, which seeks to amend criminal laws to protect both serving and former judges, magistrates and public servants in Rajasthan

Oct 23, 2017, 12:52 PM IST

Withdraw 'harmful ordinance', Editors Guild tells Rajasthan govt

The Editors Guild of India has has asked the Rajasthan government to "withdraw the harmful ordinance" that bars the media from reporting on accusations against public servants, judges and

Oct 23, 2017, 12:40 PM IST
Bill to shield judges, babus from probe tabled in Rajasthan Assembly

Bill to shield judges, babus from probe tabled in Rajasthan Assembly

The Criminal Laws (Rajasthan Amendment) Ordinance, 2017, which seeks to amend criminal laws to protect both serving and former judges, magistrates and public servants in Rajasthan from investigation

Oct 23, 2017, 11:41 AM IST
Vasundhara Raje-led Rajasthan govt likely to table bill shielding judges, babus today

Vasundhara Raje-led Rajasthan govt likely to table bill shielding judges, babus today

The Vasundhara Raje-headed Rajasthan government on Monday is likely to table a bill which seeks to amend criminal laws to protect both serving and former judges, magistrates and public servants in

Oct 23, 2017, 06:33 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi attacks Vasundhara Raje on Twitter: We are in the 21st century

Rahul Gandhi attacks Vasundhara Raje on Twitter: We are in the 21st century

Civil rights group PUCL had on Saturday condemned the Rajasthan government ordinance and demanded that it be repealed.  

Oct 22, 2017, 12:27 PM IST

PUCL condemns Rajasthan govt ordinance shielding judges, babus

Civil rights group PUCL on Saturday condemned the Rajasthan government's ordinance protecting judges and bureaucrats from probe without its prior sanction and has demanded that it be repealed.

Oct 21, 2017, 18:04 PM IST
Vasundhara Raje-led Rajasthan govt brings ordinance to shield judges, babus from probes

Vasundhara Raje-led Rajasthan govt brings ordinance to shield judges, babus from probes

The Ordinance was implemented on September 7 and is likely to come up for discussion in the coming assembly session to take the form of a Bill.

Oct 20, 2017, 21:30 PM IST
Jaipur: 60 people injured, 40 fire incidents on Diwali

Jaipur: 60 people injured, 40 fire incidents on Diwali

 Nearly 60 people were injured and 40 incidents of fire were reported during Diwali celebrations in the pink city.

Oct 20, 2017, 15:12 PM IST

4 IAS, 48 RAS officers transferred in bureaucratic reshuffle

Four IAS and 48 RAS officers have been transferred in a bureaucratic reshuffle in Rajasthan.

Oct 13, 2017, 17:17 PM IST
Rajasthan minor uses evidence from Facebook to annul her underage marriage

Rajasthan minor uses evidence from Facebook to annul her underage marriage

A Rajasthan teen submitted evidences from her husband's Facebook page and proved in court that she was married off illegally as a minor, said a child rights activist on Thursday.

Oct 13, 2017, 10:03 AM IST
Rajasthan: Police hunt men accused of killing Muslim folk singer

Rajasthan: Police hunt men accused of killing Muslim folk singer

Indian police said Thursday they were still hunting for two men suspected of murdering a Muslim folk singer because his performance angered a Hindu priest, sparking communal tensions.

Oct 12, 2017, 23:26 PM IST
200 Muslims flee Rajasthan village after singer allegedly killed over a song

200 Muslims flee Rajasthan village after singer allegedly killed over a song

Trouble erupted in Dantal village near the India-Pakistan border on September 27, when a Hindu priest accused folk singer Ahmad Khan of making mistakes while reciting hymns

Oct 11, 2017, 13:18 PM IST

Three girls buried alive as tractor rams into house

Three girls were buried alive and two others were injured when slabs of roof fell on them after a tractor rammed into their house in Jhalawar district, the police said on Monday.

Oct 09, 2017, 16:17 PM IST

Ex-village head commits suicide in Rajasthan

A 62-year-old former village head has allegedly committed suicide by hanging from the ceiling in his farmhouse in Baran district following which an advocate and a woman were booked on Wednesday for

Oct 05, 2017, 00:14 AM IST

Bikaner gang-rape: Six arrested for kidnapping, raping Delhi woman

Six persons have been arrested for gang-raping a 28-year-old woman after she was kidnapped near Bikaner this week, police said on Friday.

Sep 29, 2017, 12:55 PM IST
Delhi woman abducted, gang-raped by 23 men in Rajasthan's Bikaner

Delhi woman abducted, gang-raped by 23 men in Rajasthan's Bikaner

In a shocker from Rajasthan, a woman hailing from Delhi was allegedly gangraped by at least 23 men in Bikaner district of Rajasthan, ANI reported. 

Sep 29, 2017, 08:27 AM IST
Woman set on fire for refusing marriage proposal in Rajasthan

Woman set on fire for refusing marriage proposal in Rajasthan

The victim’s father also said that he had lodged a complaint regarding Ravi’s harassment but authorities didn't take any action.

Sep 25, 2017, 13:06 PM IST
Falahari Maharaj asked victim to lick honey from his tongue before raping

Falahari Maharaj asked victim to lick honey from his tongue before raping

She had planned to return the same day, but he asked her to stay the night.

Sep 24, 2017, 19:51 PM IST

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