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.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 20, 2015
South Australia today signed a historic 'sister-state agreement' with Rajasthan that would pave new ways to boost export and investment opportunities between the two states. This is based on a two-way exchange of research, policy and technical capabilities.
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 | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh | Friday November 20, 2015
A new cultural panel in Rajasthan has been dropped days after one of its members, noted sculptor Anish Kapoor, criticized Prime Minister Narendra Modi in an article titled "India is ruled by a Hindu Taliban."
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
Rajasthan government has prepared a ground for the development of the state in the last two years and the Global Investors Summit beginning tomorrow will prove to be a milestone, Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje said today.
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.
Press Trust of India | Thursday November 5, 2015
Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje said innovation and technology have to go hand in hand for making Rajasthan the most developed state.
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 | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 28, 2015
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje today said 5,000 fair price shops in the state will start working as Annapurna Bhandars from October 31.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 20, 2015
Rajasthan will launch on December 13 an ambitious 'Health Insurance Yojna' (HIY), a cashless medical facility for the public with insurance cover of upto Rs 3 lakh per family.
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.
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.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 13, 2015
Congress today hit out at the BJP government in Rajasthan saying Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and her party leaders were indulging in "political vendetta" targeting the Opposition and interfering with working of probe agencies, thus tarnishing the state's image.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 7, 2015
Referring to a recent remark made by Rajasthan High Court on Chief Secretary, former state chief minister Ashok Gehlot on tuedsday accused Vasundhara Raje-led government of "not" doing any work in the interest of public.
India News | Written by Harsha Kumari Singh | Monday October 5, 2015
Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje has said she will spend at least a week every month touring her state and conducting unannounced checks on government facilities. This after several such surprise visits on the weekend threw up some shocks.
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.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 21, 2015
World Bank Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer Sri Mulyani Indrawati is on a three-day visit to India to explore opportunities for collaboration.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 18, 2015
Barring election of Deputy Speaker, Opposition Congress continued to disrupt the proceedings in the Rajasthan Assembly for the third consecutive day today over the Lalit Modi controversy even as the House passed four bills amid chaos.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 17, 2015
Aiming to create 15 lakh jobs in her five-year tenure, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje today said that 1.20 lakh new government jobs would be given shortly.
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.