Alwar

Cow vigilantism: Don't ferry cattle at night to avoid misunderstanding, advises Jamiat

Cow vigilantism: Don't ferry cattle at night to avoid misunderstanding, advises Jamiat

Jamiat leaders said many dairy farmers and cattle owners get targeted by cow vigilantes under the impression that the animals were being transported for slaughtering.

Dec 28, 2017, 23:17 PM IST
By-election for three Lok Sabha, two assembly seats on Jan 29, counting on Feb 1

By-election for three Lok Sabha, two assembly seats on Jan 29, counting on Feb 1

Three Lok Sabha seats where by-elections are due are Alwar and Ajmer, both in Rajasthan, and West Bengal's Uluberia.

Dec 28, 2017, 21:32 PM IST
Smuggle cows and get killed, threatens Rajasthan BJP MLA

Smuggle cows and get killed, threatens Rajasthan BJP MLA

Reacting to allegations of a mob attacking a suspected cow smuggler in Alwar, a Rajasthan BJP legislator has threatened that cow smugglers are likely to be killed. 

Dec 25, 2017, 14:23 PM IST
Suspected cow smuggler shot dead during encounter in Rajasthan's Alwar

Suspected cow smuggler shot dead during encounter in Rajasthan's Alwar

Alwar Police shot dead one of the 5-7 cow smugglers who were transporting cows out of the town in a vehicle. 

Dec 07, 2017, 19:00 PM IST

Cold wave grips Jaipur, Alwar and other parts of Rajasthan

Cold conditions have started gripping parts of Rajasthan where mercury dipped to 4.5 degree Celsius in Sikar and Churu districts.

Nov 22, 2017, 11:40 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
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
Law student accuses Rajasthan-based self-styled godman of rape

Law student accuses Rajasthan-based self-styled godman of rape

As per the complaint, the parents of the woman, who is studying law in Jaipur, are followers of Falahari Maharaj for the past several years, the police officer said.

Sep 21, 2017, 00:40 AM IST
BJP MP from Alwar Mahant Chandnath passes away at 61

BJP MP from Alwar Mahant Chandnath passes away at 61

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP from Rajasthan's Alwar, Mahant Chandnath, has passed away at the age of 61 on Sunday.

Sep 17, 2017, 08:57 AM IST

Traders' strike against GST evokes mixed response in Rajasthan

Trader association spokesperson Arun Agrawal said the traders were against the "excessive tax slabs" and "complex processes" under the GST regime.

Jun 30, 2017, 16:15 PM IST

Rajasthan: Seven injured over land-related dispute in Alwar

Seven persons were injured in a clash in Alwar district's Malakheda area, the police said today.

May 04, 2017, 15:51 PM IST
Won't tolerate Alwar lynching-like incidents: Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje

Won't tolerate Alwar lynching-like incidents: Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje

Days after a 55-year-old dairy farmer died after allegedly being attacked by cow vigilantes in Alwar, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Tuesday said such incidents will not be tolerated in her state.

Apr 25, 2017, 23:27 PM IST

VHP wants national level law to ban cow slaughter

The Vishwa Hindu Parishad today demanded a national level law to ban cow slaughter, saying failure of the government to frame such a law gave rise to ugly incidents involving cow vigilantes.

Apr 14, 2017, 19:50 PM IST
6,000 people arrested in Rajasthan for cow smuggling from 2009-16

6,000 people arrested in Rajasthan for cow smuggling from 2009-16

Around 6,000 persons have been arrested in over 3,000 registered cases of cow smuggling in the desert state in the last seven years, the Rajasthan government has said.

Apr 14, 2017, 17:24 PM IST

Will nation follow Gandhi's ideology or RSS chief Bhagwat's? asks Samajwadi Party

In a scathing attack on Mohan Bhagwat following his remark that violence in the name of cow protection defames his organisation, the Samajwadi Party (SP) on Monday said that the nation will decide which ideology to follow- Mahatma Gandhi's or the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief's.

Apr 10, 2017, 11:21 AM IST
A criminal is a criminal, should not be looked at as Hindu or Muslim: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi  on cow vigilantism

A criminal is a criminal, should not be looked at as Hindu or Muslim: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on cow vigilantism

A group of self-styled cow vigilantes allegedly attacked dairy farmer Pehlu Khan in Behror area of Alwar.

Apr 07, 2017, 14:41 PM IST

Police looking for 10 more cow vigilantes in Alwar case

Police has identified ten more persons allegedly involved in the lynching of a Muslim man by cow vigilantes and efforts are on trace them.

Apr 07, 2017, 14:24 PM IST
Alwar incident: Muslim man who died, suffered severe internal injuries after beating

Alwar incident: Muslim man who died, suffered severe internal injuries after beating

Severe internal injuries in the stomach and chest led to death of the 55-year-old Pehlu Khan, who was thrashed by a mob over alleged cow smuggling, post mortem findings have shown.

Apr 06, 2017, 21:16 PM IST

Rajnath Singh promises justice in Alwar lynching case

Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday assured the Lok Sabha that the Centre would ensure that justice prevails in the alleged lynching case of a Muslim by cow vigilantes in Rajasthan`s Alwar.

Apr 06, 2017, 15:08 PM IST