Hours after the Supreme Court stayed the Rajasthan High Court's decision which said Santhara - a ritual fast till death --- was akin to suicide and therefore punishable, an 82-year-old woman in Bikaner declared that she has undertaken Santhara.
Security across Jaipur has been tightened ahead of the 2nd Forum for India-Pacific Islands Cooperation (FIPIC) Summit today which will witness participation by heads of state and government officials from 14 resource-rich nations.
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje is leaving no stone unturned to please the divine powers that be. After spending almost three days at a temple in Madhya Pradesh last week, she visited a number of Lord Shiva temples in Jaipur yesterday.
Rajasthan Governor Kalyan Singh has said that the word 'adhinayaka' (ruler) has no place in the national anthem as it praises India's British rulers. He has suggested that it be replaced with 'mangal' (good wishes) instead.
Governor of Rajasthan and Chancellor Kalyan Singh today called upon universities to make examination process free of copying and cheating practices to improve the standard and values of degrees that the students obtain.
Two-year-old Chinni's life could have been saved if had she been rushed to a private hospital with actor Hema Malini, claims the girl's father who is himself recovering at a local hospital in Jaipur after last night's deadly accident.