Criminal escape case: 12 policemen suspended in Jaipur

 Twelve policemen, including the SHO of Parbatsar Police Station in Nagaur district, were suspended for "dereliction" of duty after three criminals, including gangster Anandpal Singh, escaped from their custody in Nagaur.

Ola taxi driver held for molesting Finnish girl in Jaipur

An Ola cab driver was arrested here on Friday for allegedly molesting a Finnish girl, Rajasthan Police said.

Mild earthquake jolts Rajasthan, no damage reported
Mild earthquake jolts Rajasthan, no damage reported

A 4.4-magnitude earthquake jolted Jaipur and other parts of Rajasthan late on Thursday night.

Body of teenager found on rail tracks in Rajasthan

Body of a 19-year-old girl was found today on the railway tracks here after the teenager allegedly committed suicide by jumping from a moving train, police said.

Essel group's initiative to make martyr's wives socially and economically competent

Essel group has come out with "Hai Naman Unko", a program which shall help martyr's wives to become socially and economically competent and capable. The program was held in Jaipur, Rajasthan.

Passenger train derails in Jaipur, no one injured

The engine of a passenger train derailed at Jaipur junction on Thursday, but no one was injured in the incident.

Raksha Bandhan gift for brother, missing sister traced?

 Ten-year-old Mahesh had no hope of reuniting with his younger sister Mamta, who had gone missing five years back, but this Rakhi brought a pleasant surprise for him.

Move over presents, gift your sister 'a vow' this Rakhi

Moving beyond conventions, brothers in Rajasthan are all set to gift "written vows and pledges" to their sisters this Rakhi.

Pacific island countries showed widespread support for India's UNSC membership: MEA

The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Friday said that Pacific island countries showed widespread support for India's permanent membership in United Nations Security Council (UNSC) during the Forum for India-Pacific Islands Cooperation (FIPIC) Summit here.

FIPIC summit: PM Modi announces plan to open space station in Pacific Islands nation

Pushing for deeper cooperation with 14 nations of strategically-located Pacific region, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today announced a number of initiatives, including setting up of a space station in any of the countries and developing capacities in disaster management.

FIPIC summit: India to establish information technology labs in each Pacific Island country

India hosted the 2nd Forum for India-Pacific Islands Cooperation (FIPIC) Summit, being held in Jaipur which is aimed at stepping up cooperation with the island nations.

Security tightened in Jaipur ahead of FIPIC summit today

Security across Jaipur has been tightened ahead of the 2nd Forum for India-Pacific Islands Cooperation (FIPIC) Summit on Friday which will witness participation by heads of state and government officials from 14 resource-rich nations.

Results of Rajasthan civic bodies polls on Thursday

The results of the 129 civic bodies' polls, to be announced on Thursday, will be a political test for the Vasundhara Raje government which has been embroiled in Lalit Modi controversy over the past few months.

Monsoon gets dull over Rajasthan

Monsoon trough was today weakened over Rajasthan except for eastern part of the state covering Kota Division where Shahbabad received 19 cms of rainfall till morning, a Met report said here today.

Campaigning for civic polls in Rajasthan ends on Saturday

With over ten thousand candidates in the fray, the campaigning for civic polls in 129 civic bodies in Rajasthan ended today, officials said.

Politicians' negligence made Indian border insecure: RSS leader

 RSS leader Indresh Kumar on Friday alleged that it was the "negligence" of political leaders which made borders of the country "insecure".

Three die in jeep-truck collision in Ajmer

Three persons died and two others were injured when a jeep they were traveling in collided with a truck in Ajmer district today, police said.

Amid mounting pressure on govt, Rathore hints at OROP soon

Amid mounting pressure by ex-servicemen, Union Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore today said the Central government may soon make an announcement on One Rank One Pension.

India facing many challenges, becoming nuclear power not enough: Shatrughan Sinha

Pointing at the BJP-ruled Rajasthan as being one of the BIMARU states which account for most of the people suffering from blindness, skin diseases and leprosy in India, party MP Shatrughan Sinha said becoming a nuclear power or eradicating polio was not enough as there are several challenges facing the country.

Rajasthan: Rickshaw puller hands over bag containing Rs 1.17 lakh to cops

In a praiseworthy display of honesty, a rickshaw puller here handed over to police a bag containing more than Rs 1.17 lakh in cash which he had found lying on a road here.