Gujjar quota stir enters day 2, leaders reject govt talk offer

Rejecting the state government's offer for talks, members of Gujjar community on Friday continued their agitation here for the second day to press for five per cent quota in jobs which led to disruption of train services.

Gujjars revive agitation for 5% quota in jobs
Gujjars revive agitation for 5% quota in jobs

Reviving their demand for five per cent reservation in jobs, Gujjars in Rajasthan on Thursday launched an agitation, blocking railway tracks, even as the state government expressed readiness to have talks with them.

One girl killed as quake hits parts of Rajasthan

 An eight-year-old girl was killed and seven children were injured as a temporary shed made of sandstone slabs crumbled in Rajasthan`s Bharatpur district as a mild earthquake hit parts of Rajasthan on Sunday.

Dr Subhash Chandra, Vasundhara Raje attend Rajasthan Diwas celebrations

Essel group chairman, Dr Subhash Chandra and CM of Rajasthan Vasundhara Raje attended Rajasthan Diwas celebrations in Jaipur.

RSS message has to be spread to unite country: Rajasthan Home Minister

Describing the country as a "Hindu rashtra", Rajasthan Home Minister GC Kataria on Saturday said RSS's message has to be spread to unite the country.

Over 65 percent polling recorded in Rajasthan civic polls

Over 65 percent turnout was on Saturday recorded in Rajasthan civic elections, as voting passed off peacefully barring minor clashes including in Bikaner where a BJP candidate was taken ill after he was allegedly forced to drink thinner by rivals at a polling booth.

Congress wrests three Assembly seats from BJP in Rajasthan

In a jolt to the Vasundhara Raje government, the opposition Congress today wrested three Assembly seats of Weir, Nasirabad and Surajgarh from the ruling BJP which could retain only the Kota seat.

NGT bans construction within 100 metres of Braj Parikrama route

The National Green Tribunal has banned new construction within 100 metres on both sides of Braj Parikrama route, spanning across three states of Uttar Pradesh, Haryana and Rajasthan by declaring it as `No Development Zone`.

Gopalgarh riots: Congress, BJP MLAs named in CBI chargesheet

Ten persons were killed in police firing due to communal tensions in Gopalgarh in 2009.

Tension in Bharatpur after miscreants pelt stones at gurdwara

Tension prevailed in the Budh Ki Hat area here after some members of a community allegedly pelted stones at a gurdwara, leaving four persons injured.

Mud wall caves in at Bharatpur, 8 killed

Eight persons, including five women and two children, were buried alive when a mud wall collapsed on them at a construction site.

Man arrested for raping daughters, granddaughter

A 64-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly raping his two daughters and a granddaughter for several years in Bayan town of Bharatpur district.

HC slams Bharatpur SP for no leads in gang-rape case

The Rajasthan High Court Tuesday pulled up the Bharatpur Police for making no arrests in a gang-rape case in the district.

Bharatpur DM, 3 other officials booked for murder

Court directed police to register murder case against District Magistrate Neeraj K Pawan and 3 other officials in connection with the death of an elderly woman during anti-encroachment drive in 2005.

Girl shot at by jilted lover in Rajasthan

A nursing student, who was returning home from college in a bus, was shot at by a jilted lover in Bharatpur district, police said.

Girl shot at in Bharatpur

A nursing student, who was returning home from college in a bus, was shot at by a jilted lover in Bharatpur district, police said.

Custodial death in Bharatpur, SHO suspended

A kidnapping and rape accused allegedly committed suicide in a police station in Bharatpur district prompting police authorities to suspend the SHO.

Minor girl raped in Bharatpur

A seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped in Bharatpur district, police said on Monday.

Month-old motherless baby girl battling for life

Motherless infant Damini, whose rickshaw puller father was carrying her in a cloth sling around his neck after her birth in Bharatpur, is battling for life at a private hospital here.

Resident, migratory birds flock to Bharatpur

Several resident and migratory birds have started to flock to the Bharatpur bird sanctuary in Rajasthan, much to the joy of greens and bird watchers.