Rajasthan News

Our fight is against terrorism and enemies of humanity, not Kashmiris: PM Modi

Our fight is against terrorism and enemies of humanity, not Kashmiris: PM Modi

Speaking at a rally in Rajasthan's Tonk district, he said the fight is for Kashmir not against Kashmir or Kashmiris.

Feb 23, 2019, 16:20 PM IST
Rajasthan High Court rejects interim bail plea of Asaram

Rajasthan High Court rejects interim bail plea of Asaram

Objecting to his plea, government counsel argued that Asaram's wife was fine and not serious as was mentioned by him. 

Feb 21, 2019, 18:58 PM IST
NHRC issues notice to Rajasthan government over killing of Pakistani prisoner by fellow inmates in Jaipur jail

NHRC issues notice to Rajasthan government over killing of Pakistani prisoner by fellow inmates in Jaipur jail

The NHRC also asked all the states and the union territories to take precautionary measures in all jails where Pakistani nationals are lodged.

Feb 21, 2019, 18:27 PM IST
Three-member board to conduct post-mortem of Pakistani prisoner killed in Jaipur jail

Three-member board to conduct post-mortem of Pakistani prisoner killed in Jaipur jail

Shakrullah (50), was the module operator of a Pakistan based terror outfit and was lodged in the Jaipur central jail since 2011. 

Feb 21, 2019, 17:09 PM IST
3-member board to conduct post-mortem of Pakistan prisoner killed in jail

3-member board to conduct post-mortem of Pakistan prisoner killed in jail

Shakrullah (50), was the module operator of a Pakistan based terror outfit and was lodged in the Jaipur central jail since 2011.

Feb 21, 2019, 16:27 PM IST
Rajasthan minister allegedly thrashes employee; angry staff hold protest

Rajasthan minister allegedly thrashes employee; angry staff hold protest

The state minister also allegedly verbally abused the concerned employee.

Feb 21, 2019, 08:14 AM IST
Pakistani inmate murdered in Jaipur jail: Rajasthan Police

Pakistani inmate murdered in Jaipur jail: Rajasthan Police

The inmate, Shakir Ulla alias Mohammad Hanif, was allegedly a Students Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) terrorist.

Feb 20, 2019, 16:16 PM IST
Rajasthan: 13 killed, 18 injured as truck runs over marriage procession on Jaipur highway

Rajasthan: 13 killed, 18 injured as truck runs over marriage procession on Jaipur highway

The accident happened near Ramdev temple on State Highway-113 late on Monday when

Feb 19, 2019, 08:13 AM IST
Four Kashmiri students of private varsity in Jaipur suspended, booked for 'celebrating' Pulwama attack

Four Kashmiri students of private varsity in Jaipur suspended, booked for 'celebrating' Pulwama attack

The four students allegedly posted a picture on WhatsApp in which they can be seen celebrating the Pulwama attack which claimed the lives of 40 CRPF personnel.

Feb 17, 2019, 17:22 PM IST
Gujjars call off quota agitation after Rajasthan govt's written assurance

Gujjars call off quota agitation after Rajasthan govt's written assurance

The quota agitation by the Gujjars lasted for eight days.

Feb 16, 2019, 13:59 PM IST
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