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Kiren Rijiju urges Rajasthan government to give 'special emphasis' to Alwar mall suicide case

Kiren Rijiju urges Rajasthan government to give 'special emphasis' to Alwar mall suicide case

In August, a woman had committed suicide by jumping from the fourth floor of the mall. The incident was recorded on CCTV. The woman used to stay in Bhiwadi with her husband. 

Sep 20, 2019, 07:11 AM IST
2300 colleges, universities lose recognition in Rajasthan; govt stops scholarships

2300 colleges, universities lose recognition in Rajasthan; govt stops scholarships

According to a report, there are about 2,384 such educational institutions running without recognition in Rajasthan. 

Sep 18, 2019, 14:03 PM IST
Mayawati slams Congress after six BSP MLAs switch sides in Rajasthan

Mayawati slams Congress after six BSP MLAs switch sides in Rajasthan

The BSP supremo said that the Congress is not showing any interest in fighting against the BJP but it has returned to its old tactics of causing damages to the parties that have always backed it in

Sep 17, 2019, 13:43 PM IST
All six BSP MLAs in Rajasthan join Congress

All six BSP MLAs in Rajasthan join Congress

CM Gehlot said, "The legislators have taken the decision keeping in mind the interest of the people of Rajasthan. All the MLAs are associated with the welfare government. All the six BSP MLAs will

Sep 17, 2019, 00:39 AM IST
Rajasthan CM  Ashok Gehlot conducts aerial survey of flood-hit areas

Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot conducts aerial survey of flood-hit areas

Gehlot was apprised by the officials about the flood situation before he undertook the aerial survey.

Sep 16, 2019, 16:59 PM IST
Heavy rains wreak havoc in several districts of Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan

Heavy rains wreak havoc in several districts of Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan

In Rajasthan, heavy rains have created flood-like situation in Kota, Bundi, Baran, Jhalawar and Chittorgarh districts. 

Sep 16, 2019, 09:27 AM IST
350 students, 50 teachers stranded in flooded school in Rajasthan amid incessant rain

350 students, 50 teachers stranded in flooded school in Rajasthan amid incessant rain

As many as 350 students and 50 teachers have been stranded in a school in Rajasthan's Chittorgarh for over 24 hours due to flood-like situation in the district following heaving rainfall in the

Sep 15, 2019, 15:02 PM IST
Rajasthan High Court to hear Asaram's bail plea on Friday

Rajasthan High Court to hear Asaram's bail plea on Friday

This is the second time Asaram has filed a plea for bail. He was convicted in a rape case in March 2018 and was sentenced to life by Jodhpur Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe Court.

Sep 13, 2019, 07:55 AM IST
SIT submits probe report in 2017 Pehlu Khan lynching case to Rajasthan DGP

SIT submits probe report in 2017 Pehlu Khan lynching case to Rajasthan DGP

The SIT report, which will soon be presented before Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, contains 1000 pages of additional documents and 80 pages of probe report.

Sep 05, 2019, 23:18 PM IST
Leopard rescued from residential area in Rajasthan

Leopard rescued from residential area in Rajasthan

A Ranger of Forest Department said, "On August 21, we were informed about a leopard in a residential area and since then we have been looking for it. Today, we were finally able to catch it and

Aug 31, 2019, 20:08 PM IST
ABVP's Nikhil Raj elected president of Udaipur's Mohanlal Sukhadiya University

ABVP's Nikhil Raj elected president of Udaipur's Mohanlal Sukhadiya University

The results for Students' Union elections in Rajasthan were declared on Wednesday. In Udaipur, Akhil Bharatiya Vidya Parishad (ABVP) candidate Nikhil Raj of Mohanlal Sukhadia University was declared

Aug 28, 2019, 16:45 PM IST
'Bribe' from the bride: When a pre-wedding video landed a Rajasthan cop in trouble

'Bribe' from the bride: When a pre-wedding video landed a Rajasthan cop in trouble

The now-deleted viral video shows the police officer Dhanpat on traffic duty stopping his bride-to-be for not wearing a helmet while riding a two-wheeler and fines him. 

Aug 27, 2019, 19:42 PM IST
Hopeful of getting justice now: Pehlu Khan's family after Rajasthan government constitutes SIT

Hopeful of getting justice now: Pehlu Khan's family after Rajasthan government constitutes SIT

A Rajasthan lower court had on Wednesday acquitted all six men accused of lynching Pehlu Khan to death in 2017 due to lack of evidence. 

Aug 17, 2019, 19:54 PM IST
Dr Syama Prasad Mookerjee's bust vandalised in Rajasthan's Shahpura

Dr Syama Prasad Mookerjee's bust vandalised in Rajasthan's Shahpura

An investigation is underway in the matter.  

Aug 13, 2019, 06:58 AM IST
Intel agencies sound high alert for Punjab, Rajasthan fearing possible attack from Pakistan

Intel agencies sound high alert for Punjab, Rajasthan fearing possible attack from Pakistan

The Intelligence agencies have asked both the Border Security Force (BSF) and the Air Force to observe high vigilance in areas of Rajasthan nearing Pakistan border such as Jodhpur.

Aug 09, 2019, 12:21 PM IST
Rajasthan BSTC Counselling Result 2019 likely at bstc2019.org by today evening

Rajasthan BSTC Counselling Result 2019 likely at bstc2019.org by today evening

Rajasthan BSTC Counselling Result 2019 | Rajasthan Pre DElEd (formerly known as Basic School Teaching Course or BSTC) Counselling Results 2019 are expected to be announced by Thursday evening on its

Aug 08, 2019, 13:45 PM IST
BSP's Rajasthan MLA accuses party of taking money for election tickets

BSP's Rajasthan MLA accuses party of taking money for election tickets

Rajendra Gudha has said inside Rajasthan Assembly that whoever can pay the maximum amount, BSP gives them the election ticket.

Aug 01, 2019, 21:10 PM IST
Rajasthan to table bill against honour killing, khap panchayats

Rajasthan to table bill against honour killing, khap panchayats

The bill proposing tough measures against honour killing is expected to be tabled in the Rajasthan Assembly on Tuesday.

Jul 29, 2019, 14:53 PM IST
7 arrested for kidnapping, holding 3 captive in Jaipur

7 arrested for kidnapping, holding 3 captive in Jaipur

Seven members of a gang, involved in the kidnapping and holding people hostage for money were arrested in an operation conducted by Jaipur Police and rescued three people who were held in captivity

Jul 16, 2019, 17:02 PM IST
Judges not to be addressed by 'My Lord', 'My Honour', rules Rajasthan High Court

Judges not to be addressed by 'My Lord', 'My Honour', rules Rajasthan High Court

In a departure from the British era tradition adopted by the Indian judiciary, full court of the  Rajasthan High Court on Monday ruled that terms used to address the judges such as 'My Lord', or '

Jul 15, 2019, 16:59 PM IST