Saturday, October 19, 2019

It's Congress VS Congress in R'sthan over civic polls

Jaipur |Saturday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST
Rajasthan Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot on Friday came out against his own government criticising the "hybrid model" which the state government announced recently for the forthcoming civic elections, making it a Congress versus Congress fight in the ... read..

Jaipur, Kota, Jodhpur to have 2 mayors

Jaipur |Saturday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST
After making the decision to organise indirect polls and introduce a 'hybrid' model, the Rajasthan government made another surprising announcement declaring that Jaipur, Kota and Jodhpur shall have two mayors each.... read..

Appeal against acquittal of accused in Pehlu Khan lynching case will ensure fair justice, says Rajasthan Minister Garg

Jaipur (Rajasthan) | October 18, 2019 4:41:33 PM IST
Health and Technical Education Minister of Rajasthan Subhash Garg on Friday supported his government's decision to file an appeal in the High Court challenging the acquittal of six accused by a lower court in the lynching of Pehlu Khan in 2017.... read..

2 ministers oppose Rajasthan govt's civic polls model

Jaipur |Friday, 2019 6:45:06 PM IST
The Rajasthan government's decision to implement a hybrid model for election of civic body heads has left the state's ruling Congress a divided house, with a section of its leaders from Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot's camp opposing it.... read..

Rajasthan announces 'hybrid model' to elect civic body heads

Jaipur |Thursday, 2019 6:45:06 PM IST
Days after announcing indirect election of civic body heads in Rajasthan, the state's Congress government on Thursday announced implementing a hybrid model under which a candidate can become mayor, president and chairperson even without contesting an elec... read..

Achint Kaur: #MeToo being misused in film and TV industry

Jaipur |Thursday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST
: The #MeToo Movement is being misused by women in the film and television industry to gain publicity, feels actor Achint Kaur. She adds that women who have actually faced harassment have not spoken about out because they do not want to upset their parent... read..

Four days to bypolls, Raj Congress top guns in Maharashtra

Jaipur |Thursday, 2019 10:20:53 AM IST
Although it's just four days left to go for Rajasthan Assembly bypolls to be held on October 21 on two seats - namely Mandava and Khinvsar, chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot have been given the task of campaigning in Mahar... read..

Pehlu Khan case: Rajasthan govt files appeal in High Court challenging acquittal

Jaipur (Rajasthan) | October 17, 2019 11:41:47 PM IST
Rajasthan government has filed an appeal in the High Court challenging the acquittal of six accused by a lower court in connection with the lynching of Pehlu Khan in the year 2017.... read..

Gujarat artisans centre of attraction at Jaipur women summit

Jaipur |Wednesday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST
A group of women artisans from Gujarat sporting chunky gold earrings almost as big as their earlobes and arms and hands tattooed with little green dots, are the cynosure of all eyes at the WomensUp! Summit in Jaipur these days.... read..

Ruma Devi from Barmer who stitched her luck with handmade talent

Jaipur |Wednesday, 2019 2:45:05 PM IST
She is just an eighth pass but she has made around 22,000 women in Rajasthan self-dependent by giving them decent jobs.... read..

Manika Batra roped in as new face of ASICS

Jaipur |Wednesday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST
As more and more Indian female athletes break the glass ceiling, ASICS, a running shoes and other athletic footwear manufacturer, on Tuesday roped in ace India paddler Manika Batra as its new face as she launched the brands latest store here.... read..

Rajasthan cop's link with Nobel laureate Abhijit Banerjee

Jaipur |Tuesday, 2019 11:45:05 PM IST
It comes as a proud moment for Rajasthan Police as it has found an esteemed connect with Nobel laureates Abhijit Bannerjee and Esther Duflo.... read..

Rajasthan govt discontinues pension to detainees under MISA

Jaipur |Tuesday, 2019 4:20:53 PM IST
The pension scheme of the leaders detained under the Maintenance of Internal Security Act (MISA) or their widows during Emergency shall be discontinued in Rajasthan, the government said on Monday.... read..

Need more efforts to improve situation in Kashmir: Sachin Pilot

Jaipur (Rajasthan) | October 15, 2019 3:11:33 PM IST
A day after a truck driver from Rajasthan was killed by two terrorists in Shopian, the state's Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot on Tuesday said people need to consider as to whether the claims that are being made regarding the situation in Kashmir are t... read..

Rajasthan govt annuls pension scheme to MISA detainees

Jaipur (Rajasthan) | October 15, 2019 8:41:31 AM IST
The Rajasthan government has decided to discontinue the pension scheme given to those who were detained under the Maintenance of Internal Security Act (MISA) during Emergency or to their widows.... read..

Cement foundation's major water resource management in Rajasthan

Jaipur |Monday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST
The Ambuja Cement Foundation (ACF), which recently bagged the annual National Water Mission Awards by the Centre, has scripted many success stories in Rajasthan in the field of water resource management.... read..

Raj civic polls: Gehlot govt to go for indirect elections

Jaipur |Monday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST
The Congress government in Rajasthan has decided to go for indirect polls during the civic unit elections scheduled to be held in November.... read..

Earthquake felt in Bikaner, no casualties

Jaipur |Monday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST
An earthquake measuring 4.5 on Richter scale was felt in and around Bikaner, Rajasthan, at 10.30 a.m. on Sunday. However, no casualties were reported.... read..

75-year-old woman delivers baby girl in Kota

Jaipur |Monday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST
A 75-year-old woman has delivered a baby girl in Kota via IVF late on Saturday night, doctors confirmed on Sunday.... read..

Woman delivers quintuplets in Jaipur, loses one

Jaipur |Saturday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST
A woman in Rajasthan gave birth to quintuplets in a Jaipur hospital on Saturday.... read..

Sunny Deol, Karisma Kapoor acquitted in chain pulling case

Jaipur |Saturday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST
Giving a major relief to Bollywood star Sunny Deol and Karisma Kapoor, a court in Jaipur acquitted the duo in the 22-year-old railway chain pulling case, which was reported in 1997 during a film shoot in Ajmer railway division.... read..

Case against Payal Rohatgi over Facebook video

Jaipur |Saturday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST
Police in Rajasthan have registered a case against TV actress and reality star Payal Rohatgi for making objectionable comments in a video against the family of freedom fighter Motilal Nehru as well as "defaming" the wife of former Prime Minister Jawaharla... read..
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