Jaipur News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 8, 2015
An initial list of 165 authors, including global writers set to participate in the mammoth Jaipur Literature Festival scheduled in January 2016 has been announced today.
India News | Written by Harsha Kumai Singh | Wednesday October 7, 2015
All they wanted was more teachers for their village school. What they got instead were lathicharge and molestation from the local police to break up their protest, say a group of children from Rajasthan's Tonk district.
India News | Written by Harsha Kumari Singh | Saturday October 3, 2015
A year after the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan was flagged off, Rajasthan has little reason to celebrate with its cities faring poorly in the national cleanliness index. Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje chose to mark the occasion by arriving at a district hospital for an unannounced inspection.
Press Trust of India | Thursday October 1, 2015
Four public and private sector lenders - Allahabad Bank, State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur (SBBJ), Yes Bank and Kotak Mahindra Bank - on Thursday announced a cut in base rate by up to 0.25 per cent that will bring down the cost of various kinds of loans.
Jaipur News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 30, 2015
Atleast 25 students were injured in a clash with police today during a protest demanding the arrest of those involved in an attack on an independent lawmaker at the University of Rajasthan campus.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 27, 2015
Delhi Zoo has received a pair of wolves and 'Sika deer' from the Jaipur Zoo, which welcomed a female white tiger from the national capital's zoo.
India News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday September 24, 2015
The grandchildren of Gayatri Devi, one of the most iconic royals of India who personified a lost era of wealth and privilege before her death in 2009, have won a long legal battle to inherit her assets.
Jaipur News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 24, 2015
An inmate of the Jaipur central jail has alleged in a court that he was beaten up prison staff, prompting authorities to order a probe into the matter today.
India News | Harsha Kumari Singh | Tuesday September 22, 2015
Rajasthan's Principal Secretary of Mines, Ashok Singhvi, was the mastermind of a mine allocation racket worth crores that came to light with his arrest, say officials of the Anti-Corruption Bureau.
Jaipur News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 21, 2015
Ajmer Dargah premises was vacated and searched thoroughly today after police received a hoax call, threatening a bomb in the shrine.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 19, 2015
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi's chartered plane was diverted to Sanganer airport in Jaipur tonight due to air traffic congestion in New Delhi.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 18, 2015
After over a month of dry spell, rains lashed north-eastern parts of Rajasthan, including Jaipur and Kota, and the weatherman has said the whole state will be covered in the coming three days.
Jaipur News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 15, 2015
The Vasundhara Raje led Rajasthan government has clarified that Eid al-Adha will remain a holiday, and that it will not cancel the holiday of September 25, the tentative date for the festival, Eid, for its blood donation camp to mark the birth anniversary of Jan Sangh ideologue, Deendayal Upadhyay.
NDTV | Saturday September 12, 2015
The budget airline currently flies to Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Chennai, Coimbatore, Hyderabad, Jaipur, Tirupathi, Vijaywada and Vishakhapatnam.
India News | Written by Harsha Kumari Singh | Thursday September 10, 2015
Following the lead of BJP-ruled Maharashtra, the BJP government of Rajasthan -- which has the largest population of Jains after Maharashtra -- has declared a ban on meat for three days. Slaughter and sale of meat has been banned for four days in Mumbai on account of a Jain festival of forgiveness - Paryushan.
India News | Reported by Sidharth Pandey and Harsha Kumari Singh, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday September 9, 2015
The Rajasthan High Court has ordered the Centre to ensure that larger pictorial warnings are carried on all tobacco products. The Centre has time till October 29 to implement the order. In case of violation, the Heath secretary will face contempt charges.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 8, 2015
Major airports of Rajasthan will go green soon with solar power catering to most of their electricity needs, a senior official of Airports Authority of India (AAI) said today.
Delhi News | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh | Tuesday September 8, 2015
A minor from Delhi has alleged that she was taken to Jaipur by a man and woman who promised her a job, and was gang-raped there in a hotel room by 11 men, the police have said.
Jaipur News | Edited by Shuchi Shukla (WIth inputs from Agencies) | Friday September 4, 2015
A driver with Ola, which provides taxis through its app, was arrested in Jaipur today for allegedly molesting a young foreign woman.
Jaipur News | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Friday September 4, 2015
Three people accused of raping a 19-year-old Japanese tourist in February this year, were sentenced to 20 years in prison by a court in Jaipur today.
India News | Written by Harsha Kumai Singh | Friday September 4, 2015
Mild tremors were felt in many parts of Rajasthan late on Thursday night.
Mumbai News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 3, 2015
Mumbai recorded the highest rise in hotel spends nationally during January-May period as compared to the like period last year, a market research report said on Wednesday.
Jaipur News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 3, 2015
Accepting passengers' suggestion, Jaipur Metro Rail Corporation (JMRC) today announced to reschedule train timings with effect from September 5.
India News | Written by Harsha Kumari Singh | Friday September 4, 2015
Just as the police van and its escort car approached the Khokhar village near Parbatsar this afternoon on the highway that connects Kishangarh town to Bhatinda in Punjab, two SUVs pulled out of nowhere and fired on the vehicle ferrying Rajasthan's most notorious gangster Anand Pal Singh.