India | Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday September 23, 2014
The deaths of two Sahariya tribal children in Jhalawar last month have become a full-blown political controversy in Rajasthan, with allegations of malnutrition and neglect flying thick and fast.
India | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday September 17, 2014
It will make no dent in the BJP's massive majority in Rajasthan, but the Congress' win in three of four assembly seats in by-elections in the state is cause for pause for the ruling party. All four seats were held by BJP legislators who became MPs in...
Friday September 5, 2014
Actress Priyanka Chopra's latest film Mary Kom has been declared tax-free by the Rajasthan government
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 4, 2014
Former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Kalyan Singh was today sworn-in as the 20th Governor of Rajasthan.
India | Written by Harsha Kumari Singh | Tuesday August 26, 2014
At Bhadsoda village in Chittorgarh district, Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje stops to make a surprise check at a panchayat building.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje has said her government is trying to restart the "wheel of development," which had stopped moving forward during the previous Congress government in the state.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 17, 2014
With an aim to provide job-oriented training programmes to the state's unemployed youth, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje inaugurated the country's first skill development centre.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday July 7, 2014
Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje today directed the Jaipur Metro to maintain the heritage of the city at all costs and said any historical artifacts found during the digging should be kept at the museum in Jaipur.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 1, 2014
Rajasthan government yesterday decided to declare Camel as the state animal and also to strengthen road network in the state and create job opportunities for the youth.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 26, 2014
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje today stopped her motorcade and attended to three motorcycle riders injured in an accident while she was passing by the spot at Lalgarh-Jatan, 13 kms from Sriganganagar.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 25, 2014
All elected representatives, including the chief minister, are workers of the public and would be punished for any carelessness that they commit, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje said today.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 21, 2014
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje has written to the Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj seeking her intervention for safe and speedy release of Indian nationals held hostage in Iraq.
Wednesday June 18, 2014
Analysts described the Rajasthan government's move as a significant step towards boosting labour-intensive manufacturing sector in the country. Responsibility for labour policy is however shared between the central government and the states.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday June 16, 2014
Union Power, Coal and New & Renewable Energy Minister Piyush Goyal along with his senior officers will be visiting Jaipur tomorrow to review the energy sector of Rajasthan, an official release said today.
Cities | Harsha Kumari Singh | Wednesday June 4, 2014
Jhalawar, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje's constituency, is at the centre of a political storm because of the alleged rapes of two minor girls there.
India | Agencies | Tuesday June 3, 2014
Over the weekend, three girls were allegedly raped and one of them murdered in separate incidents in Rajasthan.
Cheat Sheet | Rahul Shrivastava and Ketki Angre | Sunday May 18, 2014
It was a day of crucial meetings for the BJP which has shifted its focus on government formation after a historic win in the national election. Narendra Modi, who will be the country's next prime minister, met senior BJP leaders LK Advani and Murli M...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 18, 2014
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Sunday met Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi at Gujarat Bhawan in New Delhi.
Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 24, 2014
A clash between villagers and police that also left many media persons injured in Rajasthan's Dausa marred voting even as nearly 60 percent of the eight million-plus electors cast their ballots in five constituencies in the state's second and final p...
Election 2014 | NDTV.com | Tuesday April 15, 2014
In Rajasthan, the BJP is set for 21 of the state's 25 parliamentary seats - a landslide that improves the party's current holding by a massive 17 seats.