The Biggest Stories of November 24, 2015
Nov 24, 2015
In Jaipur, a Metro Station Run Only by Women
Nov 24, 2015
Jaipur News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 26, 2015
Two robbers allegedly tried to loot the ATM of a nationalised bank after thrashing a guard but had to flee after a call was made to the police in Karnivihar area in Jaipur in the wee hours today, police said.
Jaipur News | Written by Harsha Kumari Singh | Tuesday November 24, 2015
The Shyam Nagar Metro Station in Rajasthan's capital Jaipur is a first of its kind. From running the operations of the metro, to supervising customer and passengers at the station, to taking care of the upkeep and cleanliness at the station, everything is handled by women staff.
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 23, 2015
A day after the use of a dummy cow as a mid-air art installation created a controversy at an art summit in Jaipur, the Rajasthan government today removed a Station House Officer and a constable for alleged dereliction of duty.
Jaipur News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 23, 2015
The use of a dummy cow as a mid-air art installation to convey the message of saving the animal from eating plastic waste at a summit in Jaipur created a controversy on Saturday with activists raising objection to it and forcing the organisers to pull it down.
India News | Written by Harsha Kumari Singh | Friday November 20, 2015
The Resurgent Rajasthan summit got off to a high voltage start on Thursday with the who's who from Indian industry in attendance.
India News | Written by Harsha Kumai Singh | Thursday November 19, 2015
Jaipur is all spruced up and ready for the mega event Resurgent Rajasthan, which aims to showcase the state not just as a tourist destination with forts and palaces but also a top investment destination of the country.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 18, 2015
The stage is all set for the two-day global investor meet 'Resurgent Rajasthan' beginning tomorrow, which will see participation of top industrialists like Adani Group chief Gautam Adani, Reliance Group Chairman Anil Ambani and Mahindra Group Chairman Anand Mahindra.
Jaipur News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 13, 2015
Air pollution caused by firecrackers this Diwali led to a rise of 20 per cent in number of people suffering from pollution-related bronchitis in the city.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 9, 2015
Top industrialists, including Cyrus Mistry of Tata Sons, Adani Group chief Gautam Adani, Reliance Group Chairman Anil Ambani and Anand Mahindra of the Mahindra Group will attend the Resurgent Rajasthan Partnership Summit in Jaipur next week, the state government said today.
Jaipur News | Written by Harsha Kumari Singh (with inputs from agencies) | Tuesday November 3, 2015
Ahead of the Resurgent Rajasthan investment summit slated later this month, Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje today launched scores of colourful auto-rickshaws displaying state's rich art and culture.
India News | Written by Harsha Kumari Singh (with inputs from agencies) | Tuesday November 3, 2015
Noted Rajasthani social activist Gurcharan Chabbra, who was on an indefinite hunger strike demanding liquor ban and strengthening of Lokayukta in the state, died at a hospital in Jaipur today.
Jaipur News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 2, 2015
In a rare surgery, a 65-year-old man, suffering from acute osteoarthritis, was successfully transplanted with a 'golden' knee implant at a private hospital in Jaipur.
India News | Written by Harsha Kumari Singh (with inputs from agencies) | Saturday October 31, 2015
Unprecedented security measures are in place for the Rajasthan Administrative Services preliminary exams this year after the tests were cancelled last year last year because of a paper leak.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 28, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the two-day "Resurgent Rajasthan Partnership Summit" in Jaipur on November 19.
NDTV | Tuesday October 20, 2015
State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur (SBBJ) shares surged as much as 9 per cent on Tuesday after the lenders reported improvement in asset quality and profit for the July-September quarter of the current fiscal year.
India News | Written by Harsha Kumari Singh | Monday October 19, 2015
Under scrutiny over alleged illegal allocation of mines in Rajasthan, the Vasundhara Raje government has cancelled the allotment of 601 mines. But the opposition Congress is on the offensive, demanding the mine scam be probed by the Central Bureau of Investigation.
India News | Written by Harsha Kumai Singh | Monday October 19, 2015
In face of a huge crunch of doctors and medical personnel, the Rajasthan government is looking at public-private partnership in healthcare. It has already given more than 35 primary healthcare centres to private institutions to run and plans to give another 300 after the second week of October.
Monday October 19, 2015
The actress was photographed with Rajmata Padmini Devi wife of Jaipur's last maharaja, late Brigadier Bhawani Singh, and with their daughter, princess Diya Kumari. It was the first time that a film song was showcased in City Palace. With a history dating back to over two centuries, the palace was also the home of late Rajmata Gayatri Devi
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 15, 2015
The much-delayed Delhi-Jaipur highway, connecting the national capital with 'pink city' will be completed by December, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 14, 2015
Investment opportunities in Rajasthan were discussed between a Malaysian delegation and Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje at her office in Jaipur today.
India News | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday October 14, 2015
An English learning app, a taxi aggregator service Hippo Cabs, a roasted snacks maker and a company that provides domestic helps, plumbers and electricians: The disparate mix share a common bond.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 13, 2015
Accusing the Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje of suppressing serious irregularities in allotment of mines in the state, the Rajasthan Congress has decided to submit a memorandum to the Chief Vigilance Commissioner demanding an investigation into the matter in New Delhi tomorrow.
Jaipur News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 13, 2015
23 labourers were hospitalised due to suffocation after a fire broke out in a wire manufacturing factory in Kartarpura industrial area in Jaipur on Monday night.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday October 13, 2015
An 85-year-old woman has complained of being tortured with searing tongs and stripped after being branded as a witch in Rajasthan's Bihara village, over 260 km from Jaipur,, police said.