Rajasthan News

BJP grappling with infighting; Shah, Vasundhara running separate campaigns: Sachin Pilot

BJP grappling with infighting; Shah, Vasundhara running separate campaigns: Sachin Pilot

Pilot, who is spearheading the Congress charge against the Raje government, exuded confidence of a big win in poll-bound Rajasthan.

Sep 23, 2018, 16:13 PM IST
As election campaigning intensifies, Rahul Gandhi to visit Rajasthan on Thursday

As election campaigning intensifies, Rahul Gandhi to visit Rajasthan on Thursday

The Gandhi scion will also address the grand old party's Sankalp rally.

Sep 19, 2018, 18:43 PM IST
Doubtful if Rahul Gandhi knows Rabi and Kharif: Amit Shah takes jibe at Cong leader

Doubtful if Rahul Gandhi knows Rabi and Kharif: Amit Shah takes jibe at Cong leader

Shah has been touring different places in Rajasthan where assembly elections are scheduled to take place later this year.

Sep 18, 2018, 20:13 PM IST
Each Bangladeshi infiltrator will be identified and made to leave India: Amit Shah

Each Bangladeshi infiltrator will be identified and made to leave India: Amit Shah

BJP chief Amit Shah also used the opportunity to attack the critics of National Register of Citizens draft release by the Assam government.

Sep 11, 2018, 19:28 PM IST
Rajasthan government announces 2% DA hike for employees

Rajasthan government announces 2% DA hike for employees

The Rajasthan government on Monday increased the Dearness Allowance for state government employees by two per cent. With the hike, the Dearness Allowance for employees of Rajasthan government has

Sep 10, 2018, 21:27 PM IST
Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje announces a 4% reduction in VAT on petrol and diesel

Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje announces a 4% reduction in VAT on petrol and diesel

The prices will be applicable from midnight on Sunday. This will reduce their prices by Rs 2.5 per litre in the state.

Sep 09, 2018, 20:22 PM IST
Rajasthan HC bars state-sponsored functions during Vasundhara Raje's 'Gaurav Yatra'

Rajasthan HC bars state-sponsored functions during Vasundhara Raje's 'Gaurav Yatra'

The order was passed by the division bench of the Rajasthan High Court led by Chief Justice Pradeep Nandrajong.

Sep 05, 2018, 20:44 PM IST
Rajasthan: 25000 duplicate entries in voters' list detected

Rajasthan: 25000 duplicate entries in voters' list detected

Nearly 25,000 duplicate entries were found in the voter's list in Rajasthan capital Jaipur. 

Aug 30, 2018, 13:28 PM IST
Rajasthan: Man sentenced to death by hanging for rape-cum-murder of minor

Rajasthan: Man sentenced to death by hanging for rape-cum-murder of minor

The convict on February 14 this year abducted the minor when she was at a local Mahashivratri fair and murdered her after raping.

Aug 24, 2018, 23:50 PM IST
Bus carrying school students submerges in flooded road in Rajasthan — Watch

Bus carrying school students submerges in flooded road in Rajasthan — Watch

Rajasthan has been receiving heavy rainfall since Monday. 

Aug 23, 2018, 16:41 PM IST
Atal Bihari Vajpayee's achievements to be included in school textbooks in Raj

Atal Bihari Vajpayee's achievements to be included in school textbooks in Raj

Milestones achieved during the regime of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee will be included in school textbooks in Rajasthan from the next academic session, Education Minister Vasudev

Aug 23, 2018, 14:47 PM IST
Rajasthan: 70 Dalit families of Kalundi village allegedly debarred from accessing basic facilities, case registered against 16 people

Rajasthan: 70 Dalit families of Kalundi village allegedly debarred from accessing basic facilities, case registered against 16 people

According to the police a case has been registered against 16 people of the village. The police assured that a fair investigation will be conducted in the matter.

Aug 22, 2018, 17:47 PM IST
Supreme Court pulls up Rajasthan government over Alwar lynching, seeks report

Supreme Court pulls up Rajasthan government over Alwar lynching, seeks report

The Supreme Court observed that though it had passed the order on preventing lynching incidents on July 17, a Muslim man named Rakbar Khan alias Akbar Khan was killed in a lynching incident on July

Aug 20, 2018, 11:54 AM IST
Atal Bihari Vajpayee's ashes to be immersed in 3 water bodies in Rajasthan

Atal Bihari Vajpayee's ashes to be immersed in 3 water bodies in Rajasthan

The ashes will be immersed in Beneshwar Dham in Dungarpur, Chambal river in Kota and Pushkar Sarovar in Ajmer today. 

Aug 20, 2018, 08:30 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi winks again, this time at a rally in Rajasthan

Rahul Gandhi winks again, this time at a rally in Rajasthan

In a video shot at the rally, Rahul can be seen winking to party's state chief Sachin Pilot. 

Aug 12, 2018, 14:56 PM IST
No 'parachute candidate' will get ticket in Rajasthan polls, will cut the rope: Rahul Gandhi

No 'parachute candidate' will get ticket in Rajasthan polls, will cut the rope: Rahul Gandhi

Rahul said the party is in a good position to form the government in Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh.

Aug 12, 2018, 09:23 AM IST
'Vasundhara, go back' slogans raised in Rajasthan CM's home seat by BJP workers

'Vasundhara, go back' slogans raised in Rajasthan CM's home seat by BJP workers

The activists are taking the 'Vasundhara, quit Jhalawar movement' to the people to convince them to vote against Raje in the upcoming elections.

Aug 12, 2018, 06:37 AM IST
Nehru ate beef and pork, was not a 'pandit': Rajasthan BJP MLA Gyan Dev Ahuja

Nehru ate beef and pork, was not a 'pandit': Rajasthan BJP MLA Gyan Dev Ahuja

Gyan Dev Ahuja is a BJP MLA from Rajasthan's Alwar.

Aug 11, 2018, 07:30 AM IST
Rajasthan suspends internet for cheating-free exams, COAI terms it against rules

Rajasthan suspends internet for cheating-free exams, COAI terms it against rules

The telecom operators association, Cellular Operators Association of India (COAI), has written a letter to the department of telecommunication (DoT) after the Rajasthan government announced its

Aug 09, 2018, 19:50 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi to blow the bugle for Rajasthan Assembly elections on August 11

Rahul Gandhi to blow the bugle for Rajasthan Assembly elections on August 11

The Gandhi scion’s visit to Jaipur is aimed at two major issues – ensuring organisational unity within Congress party and paving a way into the BJP stronghold in Rajasthan.

Aug 08, 2018, 19:53 PM IST