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Rajasthan bypolls final tally: BJP wins 19 seats, Congress 14, Independents 4
Rajasthan bypolls final tally: BJP wins 19 seats, Congress 14, Independents 4

The results of the local bodies by-elections in Rajasthan have been announced.

Rajasthan: Two detained in connection with Nabha jailbreak

The Punjab Police has detained two persons in connection with the Nabha jailbreak incident, one of whom is a friend of an escapee, from Sriganganagar district of Rajasthan.

CM Vasundhara Raje declares 5,656 Rajasthan villages scarcity-hit
CM Vasundhara Raje declares 5,656 Rajasthan villages scarcity-hit

Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje today declared 5,656 villages in 13 districts of the state "scarcity-hit".

Girl kidnapped, gangraped in Rajasthan

The victim, belonging to Rajput community, was kidnapped on Sunday night after she went to search for her elder sister who, on becoming angry over some issue had rushed out of the home.

Bhatinda-Jodhpur passenger train derails, 12 passengers injured

Four coaches of the Bhatinda-Jodhpur passenger train derailed on Saturday, leaving a dozen passengers?injured in Rajasthan's Sriganganagar district.

Rajasthan ATS arrests ISIS operative Jamil Ahemad from Sikar

The anti-terrorist squad of Rajasthan has arrested an alleged Islamic State operative in Sikar district who was involved in collecting and transferring funds for the terror organisation from Dubai.

Army carries out Special Heliborne exercise in Rajasthan deserts

A Special Heliborne Operation provides necessary momentum to surprise the enemy and multiply the chances of success of overall plan at higher level.

5 electrocuted near Jaipur
5 electrocuted near Jaipur

Five persons were electrocuted to death when a tandoor with iron angles came in contact with a high tension electricity line near Jaipur late Friday night, police said.

Rape case: SC seeks Rajasthan's response on Asaram's plea

The Supreme Court today directed Rajasthan government to respond to a plea of self-styled religious figure Asaram Bapu, facing trial in rape cases, seeking modification of the court's order directing him to undergo treatment at AIIMS in Jodhpur.

Espionage case: Third Pakistani spy arrested from Rajasthan
Espionage case: Third Pakistani spy arrested from Rajasthan

Hours after Delhi Police detained Pakistan High Commission official and arrested two other Indian spies on alleged espionage charges and working for Pakistan's ISI, a third spy was on Thursday arrested by the Rajasthan police.

Rajasthan's Dak Bungalows to be developed like 3-star hotels on PPP model

In the first phase of the project, Dak Bungalows in Ajmer, Bharatpur, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Bikaner, Alwar, Bhilwara, Jaisalmer, Mount Abu and Nathdwara will be developed in PPP model, a statement quoting PWD minister Yunus Khan said.

Mother, son killed in road accident in Rajasthan

 A woman and her 21-year-old son were killed after their motorcycle skidded off the road in Tonk district of Rajasthan.

1975 Emergency imposed by Indira Gandhi to be part of Rajasthan school syllabus

Rajasthan's ruling BJP government is preparing to bring into school syllabus a chapter on the 'Emergency' of 1975.

Two suspects trying to seek information about Army, BSF arrested in Bikaner
Two suspects trying to seek information about Army, BSF arrested in Bikaner

Two days back, the Gujarat Anti-Terrorist Squad nabbed two suspected ISI agents.

OMG! Artist playing Lord Hanuman dies at Ram Leela - This viral video has over 2 lakh shares
OMG! Artist playing Lord Hanuman dies at Ram Leela - This viral video has over 2 lakh shares

The viral video shows a 60-year-old man plunges to his death while performing at a Ram Leela.

RSS volunteers to start wearing new uniforms from Tuesday during 'Path Sanchalan' on 'Vijayadashmi'
RSS volunteers to start wearing new uniforms from Tuesday during 'Path Sanchalan' on 'Vijayadashmi'

The RSS volunteers will formally wear its new uniform, brownish trousers and brownish socks during the 'Path-Sanchalan' to be organised in the state on the occasion of 'Vijayadashmi' on Tuesday, a party spokesperson said on Monday.

Balloon with message 'I Love Pakistan' spotted flying in Rajasthan
Balloon with message 'I Love Pakistan' spotted flying in Rajasthan

Panic and fear gripped locals of Suratgarh village of Rajasthan after a suspicious balloon, purportedly flew in from across the international border, was spotted flying on Monday. 

Singapore, Rajasthan sign two MOUs on tourism, urban solutions

 Rajasthan and Singapore on Thursday signed two memorandums of understanding (MOUs) to jointly market the desert state as a global tourist destination and also provide advanced urban solutions.

Ink thrown at Arvind Kejriwal in Bikaner – Watch video
Ink thrown at Arvind Kejriwal in Bikaner – Watch video

Two Akhil Bhartiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) activists threw ink at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in Rajasthan's Bikaner city on Tuesday.

Rajasthan takes big step towards intra-state air connectivity, Jaipur gets linked to Jodhpur, Udaipur
Rajasthan takes big step towards intra-state air connectivity, Jaipur gets linked to Jodhpur, Udaipur

A 9-seater aircraft of Supreme Airlines today flew to Udaipur from Jaipur via Jodhpur.

Congress does dinner diplomacy in Rajasthan to resolve difference

Congress leaders in Rajasthan are now indulging in dinner diplomacy every month to thrash out differences among party leaders and ensure unity ahead of the 2018 assembly polls.

IAF Jaguar crashes in Rajasthan, pilots safe

An IAF Jaguar fighter jet crashed in Rajasthan`s Pokhran area on Monday, but both pilots managed to eject safely, an officer said.

Security tightened along Rajasthan border with Pakistan

Security has been tightened in Rajasthan along the country's border with Pakistan after India's surgical strikes across the Line of Control, official sources said on Thursday.

ABVP protests after Kashmiri students raise anti-national slogans, speak ill of Uri martyrs
ABVP protests after Kashmiri students raise anti-national slogans, speak ill of Uri martyrs

Workers of youth wing of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) on Wednesday staged protest at Techno India NJR Institute of Technology after some Kashmiri students allegedly raised 'anti-national' slogans.

Hyderabad-Durgapura special AC train from Oct 3 for festive rush

The Railways have decided to run special air-conditioned trains between Hyderabad and Durgapura (Jaipur) from October 3 to cope with the festival season rush.

Man beaten to death for harassing women in Rajasthan village

A 25-year-old man from the tribal Bhil community was beaten to death by villagers in neighbouring Baran district after he allegedly harassed some women of a hamlet in an inebriated condition.

16-year-old medical aspirant from Bihar hangs self in Kota; she was preparing for NEET
16-year-old medical aspirant from Bihar hangs self in Kota; she was preparing for NEET

A 16-year-old medical aspirant from Bihar allegedly committed suicide here, police said today.

Want a selfie with python? Think again – Watch
Want a selfie with python? Think again – Watch

In Rajasthan's Mount Abu, a man was trying to take a selfie with a python when the giant snake attacked him. 

SHAMEFUL! Wife accuses Rajasthan Chief Secretary Om Prakash Meena of molesting their daughter, writes to PM Narendra Modi seeking appointment
SHAMEFUL! Wife accuses Rajasthan Chief Secretary Om Prakash Meena of molesting their daughter, writes to PM Narendra Modi seeking appointment

The wife of Rajasthan Chief Secretary Om Prakash Meena has accused him of molesting their daughter at the age of 13 and has written to the Prime Minister's Office seeking an appointment with the PM to apprise him of the matter.