Rajasthan News

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
Rajasthan BJP MLA Kiran Maheshwari dies of COVID-19, PM Modi expresses grief

Rajasthan BJP MLA Kiran Maheshwari dies of COVID-19, PM Modi expresses grief

PM Narendra Modi, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and several other leaders condoled Maheshwari's demise.

Nov 30, 2020, 12:02 PM IST
Lockdown till December 31: Rajasthan imposes total shutdown in COVID-19 hotspots - Read details

Lockdown till December 31: Rajasthan imposes total shutdown in COVID-19 hotspots - Read details

Rajasthan government on Sunday decided to extend the lockdown in containment zones till December 31, 2020. 

Nov 30, 2020, 09:54 AM IST
Rajasthan imposes night curfew in 8 districts, schools and colleges to remain closed till this date

Rajasthan imposes night curfew in 8 districts, schools and colleges to remain closed till this date

Rajasthan announced night curfews for eight district headquarters from December 1 to 31 amid spike in COVID-19 infections.

Nov 30, 2020, 00:34 AM IST
'Panchtirtha' begins with holy dip, devotees throng ghat of Pushkar Lake

'Panchtirtha' begins with holy dip, devotees throng ghat of Pushkar Lake

The five-day Panchtirth bath started in Rajasthan's Pushkar.

Nov 26, 2020, 01:21 AM IST
COVID-19: After Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh, night curfew imposed in 8 districts in this state

COVID-19: After Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh, night curfew imposed in 8 districts in this state

Rajasthan government on Saturday announced to impose night curfew from 8 pm to 6 am in eight district headquarters including Jaipur.

Nov 22, 2020, 07:39 AM IST
Rajasthan Minister Bhanwar Lal Meghwal passes away, PM Narendra Modi, CM Ashok Gehlot condole death

Rajasthan Minister Bhanwar Lal Meghwal passes away, PM Narendra Modi, CM Ashok Gehlot condole death

The Rajasthan Social Justice and Empowerment Minister passed away aged 72.

Nov 16, 2020, 20:37 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi unveils 'Statue of Peace' in Rajasthan, lauds nation for supporting local during Diwali

PM Narendra Modi unveils 'Statue of Peace' in Rajasthan, lauds nation for supporting local during Diwali

The 151-inch tall statue has been made from Ashtadhatu ie 8 metals, with copper being the major constituent.

Nov 16, 2020, 19:19 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi to unveil 'Statue of Peace' in Rajasthan on November 16

PM Narendra Modi to unveil 'Statue of Peace' in Rajasthan on November 16

PM Narendra Modi will unveil 'Statue of Peace' to mark the 151st Birth Anniversary celebrations of Jainacharya Shree Vijay Vallabh Surishwer Ji Maharaj.

Nov 15, 2020, 17:21 PM IST
World knows that India will not compromise at all on its national interest: PM Narendra Modi warns Pakistan, China

World knows that India will not compromise at all on its national interest: PM Narendra Modi warns Pakistan, China

PM Narendra Modi said only that nation is secure which has the capability to face the attackers and intruders. 

Nov 14, 2020, 16:00 PM IST
SHO suspended as audio clip goes viral for pestering married woman to meet him alone

SHO suspended as audio clip goes viral for pestering married woman to meet him alone

A police inspector in Jalore district of Rajasthan was suspended after the audio clip of his purported telephonic talks with a married woman, whom he was allegedly pestering to meet him alone at his

Nov 10, 2020, 13:04 PM IST
Rajasthan police constable exam begins from today, security tightens in state

Rajasthan police constable exam begins from today, security tightens in state

 A total of 17.5 lakh candidates have applied for the recruitment for the total 5438 posts of constable in Rajasthan Police this year.  

Nov 06, 2020, 11:14 AM IST
918 vacancies for Assistant Professor at RPSC; apply online at rpsc.rajasthan.gov.in

918 vacancies for Assistant Professor at RPSC; apply online at rpsc.rajasthan.gov.in

The RPSC Recruitment 2020 to fill these vacancies will begin from November 9 on the official website, the link for which is rpsc.rajasthan.gov.in. 

Nov 03, 2020, 13:52 PM IST
Rajasthan becomes first state in country to pass bill to protect people against COVID-19 infection

Rajasthan becomes first state in country to pass bill to protect people against COVID-19 infection

Ashok Gehlot earlier said that Rajasthan will be the first state in the country to enact a law making it mandatory to wear masks for protection against COVID-19 infection.

Nov 02, 2020, 23:16 PM IST
Gurjar aandolan in Rajasthan: All you need to know about demands of protesters

Gurjar aandolan in Rajasthan: All you need to know about demands of protesters

The 14 points on which a consensus emerged during the talks on Saturday include providing regular pay scale to 1,252 MBC employees who have completed their probation period.

Nov 02, 2020, 13:27 PM IST
Gurjar andolan for reservation intensifies in Rajasthan, train services hit

Gurjar andolan for reservation intensifies in Rajasthan, train services hit

The call for the agitation was given by Gurjar Aarakshan Sangharsh Samiti. According to police, youths in large numbers blocked a rail track in Bharatpur's Bayana.

Nov 02, 2020, 11:06 AM IST