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Barmer district

A couple found hanging from a tree in Rajasthan

The bodies were found in Itada village, SHO Chauhan police station, Manohar Bishnoi said.

Jun 19, 2018, 17:41 PM IST

Medical aspirant ends life by hanging self

He was rushed to Maharao Bhim Singh (MBS) hospital where the doctors declared him brought dead.

Jun 14, 2018, 20:07 PM IST

Child raped by 2 cleaning staff members in Rajasthan school, allege parents

The latest incident occurred on Thursday in Barmer, which is nearly 530 km from Rajasthan capital Jaipur.

Sep 16, 2017, 16:35 PM IST

Rajasthan: Doctor slaps 'possessed' woman to revive her; inquiry ordered

According to officials, Dr Surendra Bahri did not adopt any medical procedure to revive the woman who was brought to the hospital in an unconscious state yesterday.

Jun 29, 2017, 15:52 PM IST

Cow vigilantes attack truck carrying cows, block highway

Four persons have been arrested and action against seven policemen including a police inspector has been taken for allegedly not taking the matter seriously and reaching the spot late last night.

Jun 12, 2017, 13:28 PM IST

Drought forcing villagers to migrate from Rajathan border district

Drought-like conditions are forcing villagers residing along the India-Pakistan border in the desert state of Rajasthan to migrate in search of greener pastures. If local NGOs are to be believed, over 100 villages situated in Barmer district are facing a severe water and fodder crisis.

Oct 14, 2014, 12:40 PM IST

Sonia Gandhi to lay foundation stone of refinery in Rajasthan

Congress President Sonia Gandhi will lay the foundation stone of refinery and petro-chemical complex at Pachpadra in Rajasthan`s Barmer district on Sunday.

Sep 22, 2013, 13:28 PM IST

Minor raped in Rajasthan`s Barmer district

A 28-year-old man was arrested today for allegedly raping a minor girl in Rajasthan`s Barmer district, police said on Friday.

Jun 29, 2012, 16:37 PM IST

Rajasthan: New-born girl dumped in pit

According to the Census 2011, Rajasthan has 883 girls between the ages of 0-6 for every 1,000 boys in the same age group.

Mar 04, 2012, 23:16 PM IST

Rajasthan couple defy panchayat, prefer death to separation

A newly-married couple in Rajasthan`s Barmer district have requested the authorities to allow them to commit suicide, as they would rather die than be separated on the orders of their panchayat.

Apr 30, 2010, 15:36 PM IST