BJP councillor killed in Rajasthan

A BJP councillor was shot dead by unidentified persons outside his house in Alwar district, police said on Friday.

Five passengers injured as Rajasthan bus catches fire

At least five passengers were on Monday injured when a Rajasthan Roadways bus caught fire after coming in contact with a high-tension electric wire at Paniyala near Behror town in Alwar district, police said.

IPS officer accuses asst collector husband of dowr

A lady IPS officer has accused her husband, who is posted as an Assistant Collector in Behror tehsil of Alwar district in Rajasthan, of mental and physical torture for dowry, police said here.

Gram panchayat in Raj awards Rs 1,100 on girl child`s birth

Setting an example, a gram panchayat here has announced to award a fixed deposit of certain amount on the birth of every girl child.