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Rajasthan woman, infected with coronavirus, tests positive for 31 times in five months

Rajasthan woman, infected with coronavirus, tests positive for 31 times in five months

A woman in Rajasthan’s Bharatpur district, who got infected with the deadly coronavirus nearly five months ago, has tested COVID-19 positive for 31 times. The doctors treating the woman at the RBM

Jan 22, 2021, 14:29 PM IST
Rajasthan: Congress MLA Gajendra Singh Shaktawat dies aged 48

Rajasthan: Congress MLA Gajendra Singh Shaktawat dies aged 48

Gajendra Singh Shaktawat, sitting MLA from Vallabhnagar constituency of Udaipur, died at a private hospital in Delhi on Wednesday. Shaktawat was among the rebel Congress legislators, led by Sachin

Jan 20, 2021, 14:42 PM IST
Ten people dead, several injured as bus catches fire in Rajasthan's Jalore

Ten people dead, several injured as bus catches fire in Rajasthan's Jalore

The people were killed after the bus they were travelling in caught fire on Saturday night.

Jan 17, 2021, 01:31 AM IST
Rajasthan carries out anti-Covid vaccination dry runs in 7 districts

Rajasthan carries out anti-Covid vaccination dry runs in 7 districts

Rajasthan Health Department conducted dry runs for anti-Covid vaccination at 19 centres of seven districts of the state.

Jan 02, 2021, 17:19 PM IST
Former Union Minister Buta Singh dies aged 86, PM Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi offer condolences

Former Union Minister Buta Singh dies aged 86, PM Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi offer condolences

The senior Congress leader was in a coma since October last year when he was admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) after he suffered a brain hemorrhage.

Jan 02, 2021, 12:27 PM IST
Former Indian skipper Mohammad Azharuddin escapes unhurt after his car rams into a hotel in Rajasthan

Former Indian skipper Mohammad Azharuddin escapes unhurt after his car rams into a hotel in Rajasthan

Former cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin was travelling in a car along with his three associates when the car lost its control and rammed into a hotel where a worker got injured

Dec 31, 2020, 00:04 AM IST
IMD issues Orange alert, warns of severe cold conditions in Delhi, Punjab, UP, Bihar

IMD issues Orange alert, warns of severe cold conditions in Delhi, Punjab, UP, Bihar

A cold wave is likely to grip parts of Delhi over the next four days as frosty winds from the Himalayas have started blowing towards the plains, weather officials said. 

Dec 29, 2020, 08:39 AM IST
Severe cold conditions predicted across north India, IMD warns against drinking, attending parties

Severe cold conditions predicted across north India, IMD warns against drinking, attending parties

The Western Disturbance will lead to "scattered to fairly widespread" snowfall in Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand.

Dec 27, 2020, 09:39 AM IST
Rajasthan teacher demands sexual favours from students for 'good marks' in exams, arrested

Rajasthan teacher demands sexual favours from students for 'good marks' in exams, arrested

A 45-year-old Political Science lecturer in a govt-run school in Neemrama was arrested and sent to custody after several students complained against him for inappropriate behaviour and seeking sexual

Dec 21, 2020, 10:07 AM IST
Shocking! Men planning to murder businessman gang-rape 2 hotel workers in Rajasthan

Shocking! Men planning to murder businessman gang-rape 2 hotel workers in Rajasthan

The men gang-raped the two women, who are employees of a three-star hotel, at gunpoint.

Dec 20, 2020, 13:28 PM IST
Rajasthan municipal polls; Congress wins 620 seats in local body election

Rajasthan municipal polls; Congress wins 620 seats in local body election

 The State Election Commission released the results of the general election held for member posts in 50 municipal bodies (43 municipalities and 7 city councils) in 12 districts of Rajasthan.

Dec 14, 2020, 19:08 PM IST
Rajasthan Urban Local Bodies election results 2020: Congress wins 620 wards to defeat BJP

Rajasthan Urban Local Bodies election results 2020: Congress wins 620 wards to defeat BJP

Congress in Rajasthan on Sunday (December 13) managed to defeat BJP in the Urban Local Bodies (ULBs) elections by registering win in 620 wards.

Dec 14, 2020, 09:08 AM IST
Farmers to block Delhi-Jaipur road on December 12; over 2,000 police personnel deployed along NH-48

Farmers to block Delhi-Jaipur road on December 12; over 2,000 police personnel deployed along NH-48

A farmers' union chief announced that they will stage a sit-in protest in front of District Collector offices, houses of BJP leaders, and block toll plazas on December 14.

Dec 11, 2020, 21:49 PM IST
Rajasthan: Death toll of infants rises to 12 at Kota hospital, committee constituted to investigate matter

Rajasthan: Death toll of infants rises to 12 at Kota hospital, committee constituted to investigate matter

The Rajasthan Health Ministry has constituted a committee to probe the matter.

Dec 11, 2020, 16:27 PM IST
9 newborns die in hospital in Rajasthan's Kota within hours, probe ordered

9 newborns die in hospital in Rajasthan's Kota within hours, probe ordered

In December 2019, over 100 infants died at the hospital, triggering a huge furore.

Dec 11, 2020, 08:20 AM IST
Deputy registrar of BITS Pilani found dead, police suspects suicide

Deputy registrar of BITS Pilani found dead, police suspects suicide

The body of RC Dagar was found hanging at his residential quarters on the BITS campus Thursday morning, the police said.

Dec 11, 2020, 07:45 AM IST
Rajasthan panchayat elections: BJP's win shows trust of poor, farmers, labourers in PM Modi, says JP Nadda

Rajasthan panchayat elections: BJP's win shows trust of poor, farmers, labourers in PM Modi, says JP Nadda

With his party racing ahead of the Congress in the Rajasthan Panchayat Samiti elections, BJP president J P Nadda asserted on Wednesday that this victory symbolises the trust the poor, farmers and

Dec 09, 2020, 11:43 AM IST
Rajasthan Panchayat Election Results 2020: BJP wins 1835 panchayat samiti wards, Congress 1718

Rajasthan Panchayat Election Results 2020: BJP wins 1835 panchayat samiti wards, Congress 1718

In 222 Panchayat Samitis in Rajasthan, the BJP has won 1,835 wards while the Congress has managed to win 1,718 wards.

Dec 09, 2020, 09:27 AM IST
Rajasthan Panchayat Samiti election: BJP, Congress neck and neck

Rajasthan Panchayat Samiti election: BJP, Congress neck and neck

The BJP won 1,011 Panchayat Samiti seats while the Congress bagged 1,000 seats out of 4,371 seats for which counting votes was being held in 21 districts of Rajasthan on Tuesday. As many as 287

Dec 08, 2020, 17:16 PM IST
Blackbuck poaching case: Salman Khan exempted from court appearance after counsel cites COVID risk

Blackbuck poaching case: Salman Khan exempted from court appearance after counsel cites COVID risk

Actor Salman Khan was exempted from making an appearance by a Jaipur court in the October 1998 blackbuck poaching case due to COVID-19 pandemic.

Dec 02, 2020, 12:29 PM IST