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Akshay Kumar on family holiday in Ranthambore Tiger Park
Jaipur, Jan 17 (IANS) Bollywood star Akshay Kumar is in Rajasthan on a family holiday in Ranthambore Tiger National Park in Sawai Madhopur district.
2022-01-17
Category: India, Rajasthan,Cinema/Showbiz
Vijay Hazare Trophy: Himachal beat Tamil Nadu by 11 runs to win maiden title
Jaipur, Dec 26 (IANS) Riding on Shubham Arora's unbeaten century, Himachal Pradesh beat Tamil Nadu by 11 runs (VJD Method) in the final to win their maiden Vijay Hazare Trophy title, at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium, here on Sunday.
2021-12-26
Category: India, Rajasthan,Sports,Cricket
Rajasthan plans to make Covid vaccination mandatory
Jaipur, Dec 25 (IANS) Amid rising Covid-19 cases, Rajasthan is planning to soon issue new guidelines to make vaccination against the virus mandatory in the state, and remove those from under the state government's beneficiary list who refuse to get inoculated.
2021-12-25
Category: India, Rajasthan,National
RTI activist brutally assaulted in Rajasthan, four held
Jaipur, Dec 24 (IANS) Four persons have been arrested in connection with a brutal attack on an RTI activist in Rajasthan, police officials said on Friday.
2021-12-24
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
From weathering political storms, rebellions to managing Covid, Ashok Gehlot is a doughty fighter (IANS Interview)
Jaipur, Dec 24 (IANS) The Congress government in Rajasthan recently completed three years in power. While it attracted many accolades for its Bhilwara model which helped check the corona spread, the state government equally drew criticism for infighting within its MLAs, rebellion among its workers and the ministers camping in five-star hotels to avoid toppling of the government. Further, the state also topped NCRB charts in rape cases.
2021-12-24
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
Almost half the complaints of crime against women in Raj are fake: Gehlot
Jaipur, Dec 24 (IANS) Almost half the complaints of crime against women in Rajasthan are fake, said Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot in an email interview to IANS.
2021-12-24
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Himachal, Tamil Nadu enter Vijay Hazare Trophy final
Jaipur, Dec 24 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh and Tamil Nadu entered the 2021-22 Vijay Hazare Trophy final after beating Saurashtra and Services in semi-final 1 and semi-final 2 respectively, here on Friday.
2021-12-24
Category: India, Rajasthan,Sports,Cricket
IIT-Ropar sees highest salary of Rs 50 lakh per annum
Ropar, Dec 22 (IANS) The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Ropar in Punjab this year managed to place 100 of its students in the industry with the highest cost to company (CTC) salary of Rs 50 lakh per annum, a big hike from last year's Rs 18 lakh per annum.
2021-12-22
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Education
Vijay Hazare Trophy: Saurashtra, Services enter semis after completing chases with same margin
Jaipur, Dec 22 (IANS) On second day of quarter-finals in the Vijay Hazare Trophy, Saurashtra and Services entered the semi-finals after competing their respective chases with a similar margin of seven wickets. While Saurashtra got the better of Vidarbha in the third quarter-final at the Sawai Man Singh Stadium, Services edged past Kerala in the fourth one at the KL Saini Ground.
2021-12-22
Category: India, Rajasthan,Sports,Cricket
Jaipur ex-royals property dispute of Rs 15000 crore gets settled
Jaipur, Dec 22 (IANS) The Jaipur former royal family's property dispute worth Rs 15000 crore, going on for nearly two and a half decades, has been settled with the mediation of the Supreme Court.
2021-12-22
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
Gehlot writes to Sonia as coal crisis deepens in Rajasthan
Jaipur, Dec 21 (IANS) In the wake of shortage of coal in the state, Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has written a letter to Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi enumerating the political losses being reported due to delay in the approval of the coal mines by the Chhattisgarh government.
2021-12-21
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
Sachin Pilot winning hearts with his song 'Jeena Yahan, Marna Yahan'
Jaipur, Dec 21 (IANS) After skipping the state government's three-year anniversary programmes being held at the Rajasthan Chief Minister's residence (CMR), former deputy CM Sachin Pilot's video from a private event is going viral where he is seen singing a Bollywood song -- 'Jeena Yahan Marna Yahan'.
2021-12-21
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
Every word of AAP leadership is a lie: Punjab CM
Ropar (Punjab), Dec 20 (IANS) Exposing the lies being spread by the AAP leadership directly from the ground level, Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Channi on Monday visited the school in his maternal village Makdona Kalan to show that it was not only perfect but one of the best schools in the state.
2021-12-20
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
R'sthan to distribute free sanitary napkins to 1.20 cr women of state
Jaipur, Dec 20 (IANS) In what could be termed as the first of its kind initiative, free sanitary napkins will be distributed to around 1.20 crore women and girls in the age group of 10 to 45 years in Rajasthan.
2021-12-20
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Human Interest/Society,Politics
Rajasthan braces for cold wave conditions on Tuesday too
Jaipur, Dec 20 (IANS) The Meteorology department on Monday warned of a cold wave in a few districts of western and eastern parts of Rajasthan for Tuesday too as the minimum temperatures in many districts of the state remained at sub zero degree on the intervening night of Sunday and Monday.
2021-12-20
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Environment/Wildlife
Raj govt preparing women entrepreneurs via Mission Niryatak to boost exports
Jaipur, Dec 19 (IANS) Call it a coincidence or luck that a department being run under a woman industries minister Shakuntala Rawat and woman IAS officer Archana Singh is presently busy with a unique campaign called Mission Niryatak which is boosting exports by building a team of women entrepreneurs.
2021-12-19
Category: India, Rajasthan,National
Winter chill grips Raj, Fatehpur shivers at -1.6 degrees
Jaipur, Dec 18 (IANS) The minimum temperature in many places of Rajasthan has plunged below zero degree Celsius, with Fatehpur registering the lowest on Saturday at minus 3.3 degrees, according to the Met Department.
2021-12-18
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Environment/Wildlife
Winter chill grips Raj, Fatehpur shivers at -1.6 degrees
Jaipur, Dec 18 (IANS) The minimum temperature in many places of Rajasthan has plunged below zero degree Celsius, with Fatehpur registering the lowest on Saturday at minus 3.3 degrees, according to the Met Department.
2021-12-18
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Environment/Wildlife
Cold wave grips Raj, Fatehpur shivers at -1.6 degrees
Jaipur, Dec 17 (IANS) A cold wave has gripped Rajasthan amid the ongoing winter chill, leading to a big drop in temperatures across the desert state.
2021-12-17
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Environment/Wildlife
R'than: BJP slams Cong ahead of event to mark 3-year rule
Jaipur, Dec 17 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Rajasthan on Friday slammed the Congress-led government in the state ahead of the party's preparations for the programmes to mark the third year of the formation of its government.
2021-12-17
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
Covid cases touch 260 in Rajasthan, 4 deaths recorded in December
Jaipur, Dec 16 (IANS) Rajasthan witnessed its fourth Covid death in December on Wednesday, while it registered 20 new cases taking the active caseload to 260 in the state.
2021-12-16
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Health/Medicine
Raj HC's notice to Russian Embassy over Indian citizen's body stuck since July
Jaipur, Dec 16 (IANS) The Rajasthan High Court has issued a notice to the Russian Embassy in a case of delay in handing over the mortal remains of an Indian citizen stuck in that country since July.
2021-12-16
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Raj HC's notice to Russian Embassy over Indian citizen's body stuck since July
Jaipur, Dec 16 (IANS) The Rajasthan High Court has issued a notice to the Russian Embassy in a case of delay in handing over the mortal remains of an Indian citizen stuck in that country since July.
2021-12-16
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Raj Congress MLA triggers row by questioning Bipin Rawat's martyrdom
Jaipur, Dec 16 (IANS) Congress MLA from Dantaramgarh Assembly constituency in Rajasthan, Virendra Singh Choudhary, has triggered a row by questioning the martyrdom of Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat and other armed forces personnel who died in a chopper crash on December 8, terming it as a 'political conspiracy to win the elections'.
2021-12-16
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
Raising to Blooding: A 3-yr-old armoured regiment's baptism by fire
In July 1967, the Government of India issued orders for three medium armoured regiments to be raised. 69 Armoured Regiment was one of them. The personnel who were to be regimented would come from the infantry (Kumaonis), Brahmins from the artillery and the balance from the armoured corps of seven different classes.
2021-12-16
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Defence/Security
Guns fired at wedding reception of Raj minister's son, video goes viral
Jaipur, Dec 15 (IANS) Pictures and videos of guns being waved and fired in the air at the wedding reception of Rajasthan Cabinet Minister Mahendrajit Singh Malviya's son in Banswara are going viral on social media.
2021-12-15
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Human Interest/Society,Politics
Much-awaited political appointments soon in Rajasthan
Jaipur, Dec 15 (IANS) Finally, Congress workers in Rajasthan, awaiting political appointments for a long time, shall be gifted with positions on the occasion of three years of completion of the state government.
2021-12-15
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
'Jagdamba ki Jai Ho': 2nd Lt Arun Khetrapal's battlecry in 1971 war
Jaipur, Dec 15 (IANS) 'Jagdamba ki Jai Ho! Those were the words spoken during the 1971 India-Pakistan war by a wounded yet determined and courageous 2nd Lt Arun Khetrapal, when he went on to destroy Pakistani battle tanks, undeterred by the injuries he had sustained.
2021-12-15
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Defence/Security
After Shah, Nadda to visit Rajasthan in Jan
Jaipur, Dec 14 (IANS) After the recent visit of Union Home Minister Amit Shah to Rajasthan, BJP president J.P. Nadda will also tour the state next month.
2021-12-14
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
Four new cases take Omicron tally in Rajasthan to 17
Jaipur, Dec 14 (IANS) Four more people tested positive for Omicron variant of Coronavirus in Rajasthan on Monday taking the tally to 17 in the state, Health officials said.
2021-12-14
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Media
Chopper crash: Rs 1 cr compensation for Squadron Leader Kuldeep Singh's family
Jaipur, Dec 14 (IANS) Financial assistance worth Rs one crore will be given to the family of Squadron Leader Kuldeep Singh from Rajasthan, who was martyred in the helicopter crash in Tamil Nadu on December 8 along with Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat, his wife and 10 other armed forces personnel.
2021-12-14
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Defence/Security,Politics
Rajasthan MP demands free treatment for muscular atrophy
Jaipur, Dec 14 (IANS) Nagaur MP Hanuman Beniwal on Tuesday raised the demand for free treatment for muscular atrophy in the Lok Sabha.
2021-12-14
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Health/Medicine,Politics
Owaisi objects to Rahul's comments on Hindus, Gehlot clarifies
Jaipur, Dec 13 (IANS) Congress leader Rahul Gandhi's comment that India is a country of Hindus and his definition differentiating between Hindu and Hindutva has triggered a major controversy.
2021-12-13
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
Raj second highest after Maharashtra with 13 Omicron cases
Jaipur, Dec 13 (IANS) Four fresh cases of Omicron variant of Covid-19 have been detected in Rajasthan which took the total number of infected people in the state to 13, health officials said on Monday.
2021-12-13
Category: India, Rajasthan,National
Winds of change: Rural kids turn citizen journalists & speak of their rights
Jaipur, Dec 13 (IANS) At a time when the International Human Rights Day was being celebrated with much excitement across the world, a silent story of change was being scripted in the community hall of Panchayat Samiti building of a small town Nimbaheda in Chittorgarh district of Rajasthan.
2021-12-13
Category: India, Rajasthan,National
Brigadier Bhupesh Singh Hada crowned as 26th Maharaja of Bundi
Jaipur, Dec 13 (IANS) National Security Guard commander Brigadier Bhupesh Singh Hada was crowned as the 26th Maharaja of the erstwhile princely realm Bundi in Rajasthan.
2021-12-13
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
Minor kills cousin under influence of online game addiction
Jaipur, Dec 13 (IANS) A minor addicted to online games Free Fire Pubg Dragon Squad and Teen Patti killed his younger cousin and buried his body. He has been arrested by the Rajasthan police, confirmed police officials on Monday.
2021-12-13
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
I am a Hindu but not Hindutvawadi, says Rahul Gandhi
Jaipur, Dec 12 (IANS) Addressing a mammoth gathering in Jaipur during the national rally organised to protest against the price rise and inflation, veteran Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday fiercely attacked the central government's policies and said that he is a Hindu but not Hindutvawadi.
2021-12-12
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
Join hands to dethrone BJP, Baghel urges opposition
Jaipur/New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Amid debate on opposition unity with Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress charting its own course and not willing to accept a prime position for the Congress, Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on Sunday urged the opposition parties to join hands to dethrone the BJP government.
2021-12-12
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Politics
This school in remote lane bubbles with innovation stories
Jaipur, Dec 11 (IANS) A nondescript school in the remote lanes of Rajasthan bubbles with creativity of students manifesting itself in the form of sensor-laden smart dust-bins, assembled drones, follow-up robots in airport among several innovative concepts-- all designed with the help of YouTube and local teachers.
2021-12-11
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Education,Technology
IAF chopper crash: Squadron Leader's last rites performed in R'than
Jaipur, Dec 11 (IANS) The last rites of Squadron Leader Kuldeep Singh, who was killed along with 12 others, including India's first Chief of Defence Staff Gen Bipin Rawat in the tragic IAF Mi-17 helicopter crash on December 8 in Tamil Nadu, were performed by his wife on Saturday at his native village in Rajasthan's Jhunjhunu district.
2021-12-11
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Defence/Security
IAF chopper crash: Squadron Leader's last rites performed in R'than
Jaipur, Dec 11 (IANS) The last rites of Squadron Leader Kuldeep Singh, who was killed along with 12 others, including India's first Chief of Defence Staff Gen Bipin Rawat in the tragic IAF Mi-17 helicopter crash on December 8 in Tamil Nadu, were performed by his wife on Saturday at his native village in Rajasthan's Jhunjhunu district.
2021-12-11
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Defence/Security
2 held for objectionable posts on CDS chopper crash
Jaipur, Dec 11 (IANS) The Rajasthan police on Saturday arrested two persons for making objectionable remarks on the social media about India's first Chief of Defence Staff, Gen Bipin Rawat and others who were killed in an IAF helicopter crash in Tamil Nadu on December 8.
2021-12-11
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Defence/Security
'KatVic' to tie the knot today
Jaipur, Dec 9 (IANS) Vicky Kaushal and Katrina Kaif will tie the knot on Thursday evening at Six Senses hotel Fort Barwara in Rajasthan's Sawai Madhopur district.
2021-12-09
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Cinema/Showbiz
All 9 Omicron patients in Jaipur's RUHS test negative, discharged
Jaipur, Dec 9 (IANS) There was a good news as reports of all the nine patients infected with new corona variant Omicron and admitted to the Rajasthan University of Health Sciences hospital in Jaipur came negative, after which all have been discharged.
2021-12-09
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Health/Medicine
IANS Review: 'Velle': A must-watch comedy of errors (IANS Rating: ***1/2)
Director: Deven Munjal. Cast: Abhay Deol, Karan Deol, Mouni Roy, Anya Singh, Savant Singh Premi and Visshesh Tiwari.
2021-12-09
Category: India, Rajasthan,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
'KatVic' wedding: Haldi ceremony to be attended by closest family, inner circle
Jaipur, Dec 8 (IANS) The celebrations are in full swing as Bollywood star couple Katrina Kaif and Vicky Kaushal are all set to start their new life as a married couple.
2021-12-08
Category: India, Rajasthan,Cinema/Showbiz,Bollywood
Jaipur logs 25 out of Rajasthan's 40 new Covid cases
Jaipur, Dec 8 (IANS) A total of 25 new Covid cases have been registered in Jaipur in the last 24 hours - the highest in the last five months, and taking the total tally of active cases to 119.
2021-12-08
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Health/Medicine
Guests savour Rajasthani, Gujarati delicacies at KatVic wedding
Jaipur, Dec 8 (IANS) The guests attending the celebrity wedding of Bollywood stars Vicky Kaushal and Katrina Kaif at the Six Senses Fort Barwara hotel in Sawai Madhopur district are savouring Rajasthani and Gujarati delicacies prepared by a local sweet shop.
2021-12-08
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Cinema/Showbiz
'KatVic' wedding rituals start from today
Jaipur, Dec 7 (IANS) The wedding rituals of Bollywood stars Vicky Kaushal and Katrina Kaif, who will tie the nuptial knot on Thursday (December 9) at Six Senses Fort in Sawai Madhopur, will start from Tuesday.
2021-12-07
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Cinema/Showbiz