Rajasthan dust storm claims 17 lives, over 60 injured

The death toll due to the dust storm in Rajasthan has risen to 17 and over 60 persons have been injured in related incidents till Tuesday evening.

Rains swell Chambal river

The Chambal river has risen menacingly following heavy rains, officials and residents said on Friday.

Home guard jawan's body found in Dholpur's nullah

A home guard jawan's body was on Wednesday found in a nullah in Dholpur district's Baadi Kasba, police said.

Eight more succumb to swine flu in Rajasthan, toll climbs to 81

Eight more persons have succumbed to swine flu in parts of Rajasthan in the last 48 hours as the toll climbed to 81 this year, an official of the state medical and health directorate (MHD) said on Sunday.

Bangladeshis interrogated by intelligence agencies

Intelligence agencies today interrogated 65 Bangadeshi nationals who were detained here for not having valid documents on December 25.

Wanted dacoit arrested in Dholpur

A dacoit wanted in several cases of robbery, murder, and extortion and having a cash reward of Rs 2,000 was arrested during a combing operation in Ravines area of Dholpur, police said on Wednesday.

BSP MLA Kushwaha sent to 14-day judicial custody

A local court here on Saturday remanded to 14-day judicial custody to BSP MLA BL Kushwah, accused in a murder case.

Mentally challenged boy sodomised in Dholpur

A 12-year-old mentally challenged boy was allegedly sodomised by a man in Kotwali area of the district, police said on Sunday.

Sarpanch shot dead in Rajasthan

A village sarpanch was allegedly shot dead by some unidentified persons in Rajasthan`s Dholpur district.

Teenaged girl rescued by police in Dholpur

A teenaged girl, who was allegedly
raped several times by a man who bought her from her aunt, was
rescued by police before she could be given to another group
in Rajasthan`s Dholpur district.

Two criminals killed in encounter in Dholpur

Two notorious criminals of Uttar
Pradesh were on Thursday shot dead in an encounter with police in
Dholpur in Rajasthan.