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Intruding UAV shot down in Rajasthan's Ganganagar: Sources

Intruding UAV shot down in Rajasthan's Ganganagar: Sources

The downing of the drones came in the midst of heightened tension between India and Pakistan after IAF struck a terrorist training camp in Pakistan's Balakot and subsequent retaliation by Islamabad.

Mar 10, 2019, 06:36 AM IST
Rajasthan: One arrested on suspicion for roaming near Army camp in Jaisalmer

Rajasthan: One arrested on suspicion for roaming near Army camp in Jaisalmer

Rajasthan police on Saturday arrested a man after he was found suspiciously "roaming" near the Army camp in Jaisalmer.

Mar 09, 2019, 23:55 PM IST
Prakash Javadekar hits out at Rahul Gandhi over comments on IAF's airstrikes

Prakash Javadekar hits out at Rahul Gandhi over comments on IAF's airstrikes

The senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader also questioned fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi's alleged link to Congress.

Mar 09, 2019, 18:38 PM IST
Pakistani drone crosses Rajasthan border, forced to return by BSF

Pakistani drone crosses Rajasthan border, forced to return by BSF

The Pakistani drone was detected by the BSF and forced to go back.

Mar 09, 2019, 12:34 PM IST
Kashmiris will always remain the people of India: Rajnath Singh

Kashmiris will always remain the people of India: Rajnath Singh

The senior BJP leader asserted that he has requested the chief ministers of all the states to protect the students from Kashmir.

Mar 08, 2019, 19:22 PM IST
MiG-21 crashes near Rajasthan's Bikaner; pilot ejects safely

MiG-21 crashes near Rajasthan's Bikaner; pilot ejects safely

The aircraft took off from the NAL air force base for a routine mission.

Mar 08, 2019, 15:39 PM IST
Rajasthan govt renames 15 schools after slain security forces personnel

Rajasthan govt renames 15 schools after slain security forces personnel

"We salute martyrdom of the soldiers protecting the country's borders," Dotsara said.

Mar 07, 2019, 20:02 PM IST
Rajasthan govt issues direction to include Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman in textbooks

Rajasthan govt issues direction to include Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman in textbooks

Speaking to news agency ANI, Dotasra said that our forces keep us safe while sacrificing their own lives and so to inspire the upcoming generation of the bravery of our forces the step has been taken

Mar 06, 2019, 16:14 PM IST
Day after IAF shot down Pakistani drone in Bikaner, high alert in Rajasthan border areas

Day after IAF shot down Pakistani drone in Bikaner, high alert in Rajasthan border areas

Rajasthan shares a 1,048-km border, adjacent to Pakistan's Punjab and Sindh provinces. 

Mar 05, 2019, 13:17 PM IST
Indian man, Pakistani girl call off wedding amid soaring tensions across border

Indian man, Pakistani girl call off wedding amid soaring tensions across border

A marriage between Pakistani bride and Indian groom here was called off after tensions mounted between the two countries following Pulwama attack which claimed lives of 40 CRPF personnel.

Mar 05, 2019, 10:35 AM IST
Women abducted, gangraped in Rajasthan's Baran

Women abducted, gangraped in Rajasthan's Baran

The women alleged that no FIR was registered for six days despite her submitting the complaint at Khanpur police station.

Mar 04, 2019, 15:02 PM IST
Rajasthan family names newborn after Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman

Rajasthan family names newborn after Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman

Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman was captured by Pakistan after his MiG-21 Bison fighter plane crashed on the other side of LoC while on a mission on Wednesday. 

Mar 02, 2019, 15:24 PM IST
Rajasthan: Border areas of Jaisalmer remain on high alert

Rajasthan: Border areas of Jaisalmer remain on high alert

Tensions have escalated between two nuclear-power nations in the aftermath of Pulwama terror attack.

Feb 27, 2019, 20:30 PM IST
Newborn named 'Mirage' to celebrate IAF airstrikes on JeM terror camps in Pakistan

Newborn named 'Mirage' to celebrate IAF airstrikes on JeM terror camps in Pakistan

A new-born baby in Rajasthan's Nagore has been named 'Mirage' to celebrate Tuesday's airstrikes conducted by the Mirage 2000 fighter jets of the Indian Air Force on a terror camp run by Jaish-e-

Feb 27, 2019, 18:53 PM IST
Our fight is against terrorism and enemies of humanity, not Kashmiris: PM Modi

Our fight is against terrorism and enemies of humanity, not Kashmiris: PM Modi

Speaking at a rally in Rajasthan's Tonk district, he said the fight is for Kashmir not against Kashmir or Kashmiris.

Feb 23, 2019, 16:20 PM IST
Rajasthan High Court rejects interim bail plea of Asaram

Rajasthan High Court rejects interim bail plea of Asaram

Objecting to his plea, government counsel argued that Asaram's wife was fine and not serious as was mentioned by him. 

Feb 21, 2019, 18:58 PM IST
NHRC issues notice to Rajasthan government over killing of Pakistani prisoner by fellow inmates in Jaipur jail

NHRC issues notice to Rajasthan government over killing of Pakistani prisoner by fellow inmates in Jaipur jail

The NHRC also asked all the states and the union territories to take precautionary measures in all jails where Pakistani nationals are lodged.

Feb 21, 2019, 18:27 PM IST
Three-member board to conduct post-mortem of Pakistani prisoner killed in Jaipur jail

Three-member board to conduct post-mortem of Pakistani prisoner killed in Jaipur jail

Shakrullah (50), was the module operator of a Pakistan based terror outfit and was lodged in the Jaipur central jail since 2011. 

Feb 21, 2019, 17:09 PM IST
3-member board to conduct post-mortem of Pakistan prisoner killed in jail

3-member board to conduct post-mortem of Pakistan prisoner killed in jail

Shakrullah (50), was the module operator of a Pakistan based terror outfit and was lodged in the Jaipur central jail since 2011.

Feb 21, 2019, 16:27 PM IST
Rajasthan minister allegedly thrashes employee; angry staff hold protest

Rajasthan minister allegedly thrashes employee; angry staff hold protest

The state minister also allegedly verbally abused the concerned employee.

Feb 21, 2019, 08:14 AM IST