Rajasthan News

Several people missing as boat capsizes in Chambal river in Rajasthan's Kota

Several people missing as boat capsizes in Chambal river in Rajasthan's Kota

Nearly 12 people are missing after a boat carrying over 40 devotees to a temple in Bundi district of Rajasthan capsized in the Chambal river here on Wednesday morning, police said.

Sep 16, 2020, 12:52 PM IST
Two Pakistani drug peddlers trying to cross border shot dead by BSF

Two Pakistani drug peddlers trying to cross border shot dead by BSF

The Border Security Force (BSF) shot dead two Pakistani drug peddlers who were trying to cross the international border in the Anupgarh Sector in Rajasthan on Wednesday. 

Sep 11, 2020, 16:01 PM IST
Khap panchayat forces man, woman to bathe publicly to 'wash off sins' in Rajasthan's Sikar

Khap panchayat forces man, woman to bathe publicly to 'wash off sins' in Rajasthan's Sikar

A Khap panchayat, an unelected council of village elders, recently penalised a man and woman from the Sansi Community in Rajasthan`s Sikar district by making them bathe publicly to wash their

Sep 03, 2020, 17:30 PM IST
Heavy rainfall very likely over Rajasthan, Punjab, Bihar, West Bengal on September 1

Heavy rainfall very likely over Rajasthan, Punjab, Bihar, West Bengal on September 1

Strong Wind (speed reaching 45-55 kmph) very likely over Southwest Arabian Sea and squally weather with the wind (speed reaching 40-50 kmph) over South Andaman Sea and adjoining Equatorial Indian

Aug 31, 2020, 16:46 PM IST
Rajasthan records 595 new COVID-19 infections, 8 deaths in 24 hours

Rajasthan records 595 new COVID-19 infections, 8 deaths in 24 hours

The official said so far 61,555 people have been discharged from hospitals after recovering from the infection.

Aug 29, 2020, 15:50 PM IST
Chhattisgarh, MP, Rajasthan likely to witness heavy rainfall between August 26-28: IMD

Chhattisgarh, MP, Rajasthan likely to witness heavy rainfall between August 26-28: IMD

As per the IMD, isolated extremely heavy falls is also very likely over Odisha on August 25 and August 26.

Aug 24, 2020, 15:57 PM IST
Man killed after fire breaks out due to short-circuit at cracker warehouse in Jaipur

Man killed after fire breaks out due to short-circuit at cracker warehouse in Jaipur

Investigations revealed that crackers were stored illegally inside the house in the residential area that led to the incident. 

Aug 18, 2020, 18:32 PM IST
Sachin Pilot says he is Congress' strongest warrior, will protect party at all costs

Sachin Pilot says he is Congress' strongest warrior, will protect party at all costs

Sachin Pilot, who has returned to the Congress fold after a month-long rebellion against Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, made the remarks during the debate on a motion of confidence moved by the ruling

Aug 14, 2020, 17:33 PM IST
CM Ashok Gehlot wins vote of confidence in Rajasthan Assembly

CM Ashok Gehlot wins vote of confidence in Rajasthan Assembly

The confidence motion was passed by voice vote, an expected win after the return of the 19 dissident MLAs led by Sachin Pilot to the party-fold.

Aug 14, 2020, 16:55 PM IST
Rajasthan woman kills husband with help of sisters and friend, dumps chopped body in sewer

Rajasthan woman kills husband with help of sisters and friend, dumps chopped body in sewer

On Wednesday, locals noticed severed pieces of a human body floating in two boxes in separate sewerage lines near the Nandadi treatment plant. After this, the police registered a murder case and

Aug 14, 2020, 13:33 PM IST
Crucial session of Rajasthan Assembly begins

Crucial session of Rajasthan Assembly begins

The session comes after a month-long political crisis in the state which started with the rebellion by Sachin Pilot and 18 other Congress MLAs.

Aug 14, 2020, 12:21 PM IST
Rajasthan Assembly session to begin today, BJP to move no-confidence motion

Rajasthan Assembly session to begin today, BJP to move no-confidence motion

The Rajasthan Assembly session is all set to commence on Friday (August 14) as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is all set to bring a no-confidence motion against the Ashok Gehlot government to the

Aug 14, 2020, 08:30 AM IST
Ahead of special assembly session, Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot, Sachin Pilot meet for first time, flash victory sign

Ahead of special assembly session, Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot, Sachin Pilot meet for first time, flash victory sign

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Thursday met former Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot at his residence for the first time ever since the two fell out over various issues last month.

Aug 13, 2020, 17:53 PM IST
Rajasthan BJP to move no confidence motion against Ashok Gehlot government on Friday

Rajasthan BJP to move no confidence motion against Ashok Gehlot government on Friday

Leader of Opposition Gulab Chand Kataria told reporters in Jaipur that the decision to this effect was taken in a BJP legislature party meeting on Thursday. 

Aug 13, 2020, 17:14 PM IST
Will work together to serve people of Rajasthan, save democracy: CM Ashok Gehlot on return of Sachin Pilot

Will work together to serve people of Rajasthan, save democracy: CM Ashok Gehlot on return of Sachin Pilot

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Wednesday said that he will work together with the disgruntled members of his party who had earlier deserted him and serve the people of the state and

Aug 12, 2020, 13:07 PM IST
Will never use bad language against anyone, Sachin Pilot hits back at Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot over 'nikamma' remark

Will never use bad language against anyone, Sachin Pilot hits back at Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot over 'nikamma' remark

Hours after former Rajasthan deputy chief minister Sachin Pilot announced that he is ready to work with Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot for the betterment of the state, Pilot on Tuesday (August 11) hit out

Aug 11, 2020, 14:10 PM IST
Rajasthan crisis ends, Sachin Pilot says 'There is no place for personal malice in politics'

Rajasthan crisis ends, Sachin Pilot says 'There is no place for personal malice in politics'

Senior party leader Bhanwar Lal Sharma,  who supported Sachin Pilot, told media that "There was no camp, nobody was a captive," adding "Bhanwar Lal can never be a captive. I went there willingly, I

Aug 10, 2020, 23:12 PM IST
Sachin Pilot may return to party fold; Congress works out 'reconciliation' plan: Sources

Sachin Pilot may return to party fold; Congress works out 'reconciliation' plan: Sources

Rajasthan politics has taken an interesting turn on Monday (August 10) as sacked deputy chief minister Sachin Pilot and other Congress rebel leaders are likely to come back and vote for Ashok Gehlot

Aug 10, 2020, 18:59 PM IST
SC to hear Rajasthan BJP MLA Madan Dilawar's plea challenging merger of 6 BSP MLAs in Congress on August 10

SC to hear Rajasthan BJP MLA Madan Dilawar's plea challenging merger of 6 BSP MLAs in Congress on August 10

The Supreme Court will on Monday (August 10) hear the petition of BJP MLA Madan Dilawar challenging the Rajasthan High Court's decision of August 6 in which the HC had refused to stay the Rajasthan

Aug 10, 2020, 07:27 AM IST
11 members of Pakistan Hindu migrant family found dead in Jodhpur

11 members of Pakistan Hindu migrant family found dead in Jodhpur

The family belonging to the Bhil community came to India from Pakistan's Sindh province in 2015 on a long-term visa. They had been living at the Lodta village farm, which they had hired for farming,

Aug 09, 2020, 21:36 PM IST