One killed as rains trigger flood-like situation in Sikar

An 18-year-old boy drowned in the inundated basement of a house on Thursday as heavy rains triggered flood-like situation in Sikar district.

Rajasthan: Six-year-old girl falls into borewell, rescue operation underway

A seven-year old girl on Saturday fell into a borewell in Rajasthan`s Sikar district.

Nine Dalits injured in attack in Sikar

Nine Dalit people were on Tuesday injured after members of an OBC community attacked them over a land-related old dispute in Sikar district of Rajasthan.

30-year-old woman raped by police constable in Rajasthan

A 30-year-old woman was allegedly raped by a police constable in Sikar district of Rajasthan, police said on Saturday.

Vedanta college completes 20 years educating Rajasthan's girl child

Hindustan Zinc, a part of the Vedanta Group, has completed 20 years of its initiative in Rajasthan's Sikar district to educate the girl child from rural areas in the vicinity, managing to change the lives of some 3,000 such undeprivileged students.

Illegal mining cost Rs 149 cr in Sikar district: CAG report

 Rajasthan mining department did not take stringent action against illegal mining in the state, resulting in illegal extraction of 80.34 lakh MT of masonry stone, costing Rs 149 crore alone in Sikar district, the CAG report said.

12 more die of swine flu in Rajasthan, toll crosses 100

Swine flu has claimed 12 more lives in parts of Rajasthan in the last 48 hours, taking the death toll to 104 this year, an official of state Medical and Health Department said today.

`Aam Aadmi Party's Okhla candidate supported Indian Mujahideen operative`

In a major setback to the Aam Aadmi Party ahead of the Delhi Assembly Elections, Major Dr Surendra Poonia on Tuesday quit AAP accusing the party of steering away from its original ethos and objectives.

Fog disrupts normal life in Rajasthan, Udaipur shivers at 5 degrees Celsius

Dense fog and mist disrupted rail, road and air services in Rajasthan on Monday with Udaipur recording season's coldest night at a minimum temperature of five degrees Celsius.

Action against 3 police officers for lapse in Rajasthan CM's security

Heads have rolled in police administration following a lapse in security of Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje's during her recent visit to Sikar district.

Now, Aadhaar card issued for 'Lord Hanuman'
Now, Aadhaar card issued for 'Lord Hanuman'

In what is likely to embarrass Unique Identification Development Authority of India (UIDAI) authorities, an Aadhaar card has been issued in the name of popular Hindu God Hanuman in Rajasthan. Interestingly, there are no takers for it.

Tremors felt in parts of Rajasthan

Minor intensity tremors were today felt in parts of Rajasthan, especially in Ajeetgarh-Sikar areas, at 2:44 PM, official sources said.

Two persons killed in mishap in Hanumangarh

Two persons were killed and five others injured when their SUV rammed into a stationary tractor-trolley in Hanumangarh district of Rajasthan.

Battered gang-raped minor waits for 20th surgery and justice

At an age when most children cherish their books, clothes and toys, a 12-year old girl is silently suffering the pain of a brutal gang-rape which has forced her to undergo 19 surgeries till now. The victim is now waiting for her 20th surgery at the premier AIIMS here.

RAC constable found dead in Jaipur

A constable of Rajasthan Armed Constabulary was on Sunday found dead in Amber area, police said.

Sikar gang-rape victim referred to AIIMS

The 11-year-old girl who was gang-raped in Sikar and has undergone treatment in AIIMS for over five months.

Torrential rains submerge Sikar, at least 3 dead

Following hours of heavy torrential rains, the bulging Naroli River wrecked havoc , claiming three lives, submerging vehicles and fields.

Cold wave returns in Rajasthan, Sikar coldest

Cold returned to Rajasthan with a
vengeance with Sikar recording the lowest temperature of 4.5
degrees in the desert state.