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Pink City Jaipur designated World Heritage Site by UNESCO, PM Modi welcomes move

The UN body--United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, in its 43rd session of the World Heritage Committee announced its decision that the city is now a world heritage site. 

Jul 06, 2019, 19:41 PM IST

Jaipur: 60 people injured, 40 fire incidents on Diwali

 Nearly 60 people were injured and 40 incidents of fire were reported during Diwali celebrations in the pink city.

Oct 20, 2017, 15:12 PM IST

Wild leopard creates chaos in Jaipur city

The sudden rush of Panther in Jaipur has caused much distress in
the Pink City. Watch the news to know the details.

Nov 07, 2015, 13:04 PM IST

Govt mulls Rs 32,800cr greenfield expressway btw Delhi, Jaipur

The project cost is estimated at Rs 32,800 crore.

Oct 15, 2015, 15:50 PM IST

Fire breaks out in office inside City Palace in Jaipur

A fire on Sunday broke out in the administrative office inside the City Palace complex here and spread to an art gallery, damaging some records and paintings.

Aug 24, 2014, 13:35 PM IST

11-yr-old with fatal disorder makes a name in chess invention

He may be just 11 years old and suffering from a fatal genetic disorder, but it has not stopped this child prodigy from the Pink City from making a mark for himself in chess variant inventions.

Sep 15, 2013, 11:23 AM IST

Australian know-how for Jaipur`s Man Singh museum makeover

A five-member heritage delegation from Australia has arrived in Jaipur to collaborate with the Maharaj Sawai Man Singh II Museum Trust on heritage conservation and cultural tourism.

Apr 09, 2013, 09:06 AM IST

Pink city gears up for Makar Sakranti

Despite a rise in prices of kites and glass-laced manjhas this season, the enthusiasm among locals in the Pink city remains high as they gear up to celebrate Makar Sakranti tomorrow.

Jan 13, 2013, 16:20 PM IST

Policemen run for health in Pink City

Hundreds of cops in Rajasthan are in
a race - not to catch criminals but for health.

Jan 14, 2012, 12:18 PM IST

India’s Pink City, Jaipur markets to get heritage touch

Buildings in Jaipur`s famous markets will regain their old and pristine heritage look with the Rajasthan govt deciding to give them a facelift.

Oct 17, 2011, 10:03 AM IST

Hooda`s son marriage solemnised in Pink City

The marriage of Rohtak MP
Dipender Singh Hooda, the son of Haryana Chief Minister
Bhupinder Singh Hooda, with Shweta, the sister of Nagaur MP
Jyoti Mirdha, was solemnised here today.

Feb 21, 2010, 23:02 PM IST

Over 100 incidents of murder in Pink City last year

Over 100 incidents of murder and
6,000 thefts took place in the Pink City last year, police
said on Tuesday.

Jan 05, 2010, 19:03 PM IST