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Rajasthan: 126 dead, over 3359 tested positive for swine flu in 2019

Rajasthan: 126 dead, over 3359 tested positive for swine flu in 2019

Swine flu is an infection caused by one of the several swine influenza viruses (SIV), with the H1N1 strain being the most common across the country.

Feb 15, 2019, 23:00 PM IST
Rajasthan Assembly passes bill to grant 5% quota to Gujjars, 4 other castes

Rajasthan Assembly passes bill to grant 5% quota to Gujjars, 4 other castes

The move comes amidst the agitation by the Gujjar community.

Feb 13, 2019, 16:18 PM IST
Rajasthan govt introduces Bill to give 5% quota in jobs, education to agitating Gujjars, 4 other castes

Rajasthan govt introduces Bill to give 5% quota in jobs, education to agitating Gujjars, 4 other castes

Congress leaders had claimed that the state government would announce a proposal on Wednesday to break the deadlock.

Feb 13, 2019, 14:36 PM IST
Gujjar agitation hurts Indian Railways with losses in crores

Gujjar agitation hurts Indian Railways with losses in crores

Himanshu Mittal reports that Railway officials fear of losses increasing further because a resolution to the Gujjar agitation appears unlikely in the coming days.

Feb 12, 2019, 18:53 PM IST
Blockades continue as Gujjar quota stir enters 5th day

Blockades continue as Gujjar quota stir enters 5th day

The North Western Railway informed through a bulletin that three trains were cancelled and two diverted on Tuesday.

Feb 12, 2019, 16:06 PM IST
Gujjar quota agitation: Kirori Singh Bainsla asked to vacate railway tracks; internet suspended

Gujjar quota agitation: Kirori Singh Bainsla asked to vacate railway tracks; internet suspended

In wake of the protests, three trains have been cancelled while two others have been diverted.

Feb 12, 2019, 10:23 AM IST
Gujjar agitation: Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot passes the buck to Centre

Gujjar agitation: Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot passes the buck to Centre

Maintaining he is open to talks, Ashok Gehlot said that Centre will have to take a decision on the Gujjar demand for five per cent reservation.

Feb 11, 2019, 16:07 PM IST
Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot says ready for talks with Gujjars as protestors threaten to intensify agitation

Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot says ready for talks with Gujjars as protestors threaten to intensify agitation

The Gujjar agitation began on Friday over their demand for five per cent reservation in government jobs and education institutions.

Feb 11, 2019, 09:56 AM IST
Gujjar agitation: Seven trains cancelled, nine diverted in Rajasthan

Gujjar agitation: Seven trains cancelled, nine diverted in Rajasthan

In the WCR region, nearly 200 trains were cancelled, partially cancelled or diverted on Friday and Saturday.

Feb 10, 2019, 17:40 PM IST
Gujjar quota agitation turns violent, vehicles set on fire in clash between police and protesters

Gujjar quota agitation turns violent, vehicles set on fire in clash between police and protesters

The Gujjar community members continued their sit-in protest on rail tracks in Sawai Madhopur district for the third day on Sunday.

Feb 10, 2019, 15:45 PM IST
Reservation possible only via Constitutional amendments: Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot on Gujjar quota stir

Reservation possible only via Constitutional amendments: Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot on Gujjar quota stir

Talks to pacify Gujjar leaders are currently underway, said Gehlot.

Feb 09, 2019, 16:46 PM IST
Agricultural Supervisor Direct Recruitment 2018 exam postponed in Jaipur, Kota

Agricultural Supervisor Direct Recruitment 2018 exam postponed in Jaipur, Kota

The Agricultural Supervisor Direct Recruitment 2018 exam was scheduled to be held on Sunday.

Feb 09, 2019, 14:47 PM IST
Gujjars' quota agitation disrupts train services, here's the list of trains cancelled

Gujjars' quota agitation disrupts train services, here's the list of trains cancelled

Check out the list of trains which were cancelled due the agitation.  

Feb 09, 2019, 12:38 PM IST
Not an uphill task for PM and CM to give us reservation, say Gujjars; protest continues

Not an uphill task for PM and CM to give us reservation, say Gujjars; protest continues

The GSS members said that the Congress government had come to power with their support and must now fulfil their demand or face the consequences.

Feb 09, 2019, 10:13 AM IST
100 dead, over 2700 tested positive for swine flu in Rajasthan in 2019

100 dead, over 2700 tested positive for swine flu in Rajasthan in 2019

At least 100 deaths have been reported within a span of a month in Rajasthan due to Swine flu. The deaths have occurred between January 1, 2019, and February 8, 2019. 

Feb 09, 2019, 10:06 AM IST
Gujjars relaunch quota agitation, block railway tracks in Rajasthan

Gujjars relaunch quota agitation, block railway tracks in Rajasthan

High-level meetings were held in Jaipur to pacify the agitators.

Feb 08, 2019, 19:24 PM IST
Two more die due to swine flu in Rajasthan; death toll mounts to 88

Two more die due to swine flu in Rajasthan; death toll mounts to 88

Jodhpur district registered 26 deaths due to Swine flu, the highest in the state.

Feb 05, 2019, 23:01 PM IST
6 passengers injured in bus accident in Rajasthan's Chaksu

6 passengers injured in bus accident in Rajasthan's Chaksu

The accident took place near the Sheetla dam in Chaksu town of the district.

Feb 05, 2019, 08:32 AM IST
Death toll in Rajasthan due to swine flu rises to 84

Death toll in Rajasthan due to swine flu rises to 84

State Health Minister Raghu Sharma said the government was making arrangements for the testing of the H1N1 virus in all districts of Rajasthan.

Feb 02, 2019, 21:02 PM IST
Rajasthan: Jabalpur-Ajmer express train derails near Jaipur

Rajasthan: Jabalpur-Ajmer express train derails near Jaipur

The incident led to partial cancellation of three trains and diversion of two others.

Feb 01, 2019, 19:58 PM IST