New Delhi, Mar 30 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi has greeted the people of Rajasthan on the occasion of Rajasthan Diwas.
Jaipur, March 29 : Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who on Sunday met rain and hailstorm-affected farmers in Rajasthan, assured the state that the central government would provide all possible help for providing relief to the affected farmers.
Jaipur, Mar. 29 : Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said that the Centre would work with the state governments to raise the compensation limit for farmers affected by unseasonal rain and hailstorms.
Jaipur, March 29 : For three days starting Sunday, Udaipur - Rajasthan's City of Lakes - will see the screening of children's 27 live action and animation films.
Jaipur, Mar 28: The Rajasthan assembly has passed a bill prohibiting camel slaughter in the state Rajasthan Legislative Assembly today passed by a voice vote a bill to stop camel slaughter in the state.
Jaipur, March 27 : With an aim to attract investment in the state, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje will travel to Japan April 6-10, an official statement said on Friday.
Agra, March 27 : The annual Karauli Devi mela that started a week ago near Kaila Devi shrine in Rajasthan ended on Friday with over 50 lakh devotees participating in the nine-day-long Chaitra Navratri festival.
Jaipur, March 27 : Defacing property in Rajasthan will now invite a year-long prison term.
Mumbai/Jaipur, March 26 : Cement maker Ultratech Cement, a subsidiary of Aditya Birla Group's Grasim Industries Ltd, on Thursday said the Rajasthan High Court has "quashed and set aside" a state government order resulting in cancellation of a limestone mining lease to the company's subsidiary.
Jaipur, March 25 : The Rajasthan government on Wednesday introduced a bill in the assembly to provide for prohibition of slaughter of camels and regulate temporary migration or export thereof from the state.
Jaipur, Mar 25: A seven-century-old copy of the Quran has reportedly been stolen from its Hindu owner in Rajasthan's Beawar town, 160 kms from the state capital of Jaipur.
Jaipur, March 25 : Soda village in Rajasthan now won't go thirsty as a reservoir has been restored in partnership with a company and an NGO.
Jaipur, March 24 : The Rajasthan government has asked all its employees to report on duty on time or be marked absent.
Jaipur, March 21 : The Rajasthan assembly on Saturday passed a bill for the protection, conservation and beautification of lakes in the desert state.
Jaipur, Mar. 21 : Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Saturday said the Centre is concerned about repetition of cross-border attacks and added that the terrorists would not be allowed to succeed in their motive.
New Delhi, March 21 : Jaipur Rugs, a manufacturer of hand-knotted carpets, will showcase its wares at Design Shanghai, which will see the participation of some of the leading brands from around the world.
Jaipur, March 21 : The interviewers at the government agriculture department in Rajasthan's Alwar town were in for a surprise when applicants with MBA and MCA degrees, as also from technical streams, appeared before them for jobs as messengers in the Class IV category.
Jaipur, March 20 : Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Friday visited Rajasthan where she met rain and hailstorm affected farmers and assured them that she would take up their plight with the state and central governments.
Jaipur, March 19 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi was Thursday urged to intervene in a stalled nine MMTPA refinery project in Rajasthan that the present BJP government says is a case of "cheating" the public.
Jaipur, Mar. 19 : Security and strategic affairs expert Commodore (retired) C Uday Bhaskar on Thursday said Pakistan is the 'cradle' of and is committed to terrorism, adding that if Islamabad were to sever its ties with extremist elements, then the security dynamics of South Asia would change.
Jaipur, Mar. 19 : Security analyst Shaurya Doval on Thursday said counter terrorism is not just the exclusive domain of the state and added that it was important for a society to be involved in this fight.
Jaipur, Mar. 19 : Expressing concern over the growing influence of terrorist outfit ISIS, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said that the extremist organisation is inspiring innocent minds with intolerance and violence.
Jaipur, March 18 : The toll due to swine flu in the desert state of Rajasthan has touched 397, as 10 more deaths were reported across the state, officials said on Wednesday.
Jaipur, March 18 : Congress president Sonia Gandhi is likely to visit Rajasthan on March 20 and meet farmers affected by rain and hailstorm, state party chief Sachin Pilot said Wednesday.
By Anil Sharma, Jaipur, March 18 : Rajasthan's tourism industry, a major revenue earlier, is worried as the swine flu scare could see a 10-15 percent drop in arrivals.
Jaipur, March 17 : Jat leaders in Rajasthan expressed shock on Tuesday after the Supreme Court quashed the extension of OBC reservation to the community.
Jaipur, March 16 : The toll due to swine flu in the desert state of Rajasthan touched 387 on Monday, an official said.
Jaipur, March 13 : Swine flu continued to rage in Rajasthan with the toll in the state this year reaching 371 on Friday, officials said.
Jaipur, March 13 : Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Friday said that her government would provide jobs to one lakh youths in the government sector, having already provided over 165,000 jobs, mostly in the private sector, last year.
Jodhpur, March 12 : The second edition of the Jodhpur Flamenco and Gypsy Festival will once again bring performers of these unique art forms together at the Mehrangarh Fort here April 3 to 5.
Jaipur, March 11 : The toll due to swine flu in Rajasthan has risen to 358, as 15 more deaths were reported in the state, officials said on Wednesday.
Jaipur, Mar. 9 : A clash broke out between supporters of ousted president of the Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA), Lalit Modi, and that of Amin Pathan here on Monday.
Jaipur, March 8 : A tiger cub was found dead on Sunday at the Ranthambore National Park in Rajasthan, a forest department official said.
By Anil Sharma, Jaipur, March 8 : Poppy farmers in Rajasthan's Chittorgarh district are facing a unique problem.
New Delhi, Mar. 8 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday extended birthday wishes to Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje.
Dholpur (Rajasthan), Mar. 6 : A blast which occurred during 'Holika Dahan' celebrations has left 14 people severely injured in the Sarani village of Dholpur district in Rajasthan.
Jaipur, Mar 6: With nine more deaths over the past 24 hours, the swine flu toll in Rajasthan on Friday stood at 295 since January 1, 2015.
Jaipur, March 5 : Police in Rajasthan's Jaisalmer have decided to take action against those found bothering, troubling or disturbing a women foreign tourist in the name of Holi.
Jaipur, March 4 : The death toll in swine flu is inching towards the 300 mark in Rajasthan as nine more deaths were reported on Wednesday.
Jodhpur (Rajasthan), Mar.4 : President Pranab Mukherjee presented the President's Standard to 31 Squadron and 116 Helicopter Unit of Indian Air Force today at Jodhpur in Rajasthan.
Jaipur, March 3 : The Rajasthan assembly on Tuesday witnessed uproarious scenes on the issue of baton charge on Congress workers while they were protesting the new land acquisition bill, following which eight Congress MLAs were suspended.
Jaipur, Mar. 3 : Youth Congress party workers on Tuesday were baton charged by the police as they staged a protest over the land acquisition bill outside the legislative assembly.
Jaipur, March 3 : The toll due to swine flu in Rajasthan touched 286 on Tuesday, health officials said.
By Gaurav Sharma, Rajsamand (Rajasthan), March 1 : Shivlal is a student of Class 8. Of late, he has been faring poorly in his studies. He has also told his mother that he will flunk in the annual exam.
By Sugandha Rawal, Mandawa (Rajasthan), March 1 : Golden yellow mustard fields, long winding roads, shimmering stars and a gentle wind whistling in the ears - that was the first impression that Mandawa cast on me once I left the hustle-bustle of metropolitan Delhi for an alluring charm of the small village of Rajasthan.
By Arun Kumar, Washington, February 28 : "How many lives do you have," asks the elderly co-manager, Muriel, in "The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel", set in India's Pink City of Jaipur.
Jaisalmer, Feb 27 : Suresh Rana (co-driver Parminder Kaur) and C.S. Santosh extended their leads in the Xtreme (four-wheelers) and Moto (two-wheelers) at the end of the third day of the 13th Maruti Suzuki Desert Storm cross-country rally here Friday.
New Delhi, Feb. 27 : With six more deaths reported in Rajasthan and eight in Gujarat, the swine flu toll in both the states is on the surge.
Jaipur, Feb 26 : The swine flu epidemic continued to rage in Rajasthan with six more deaths reported Thursday taking the total death toll over the 250 mark since the start of this year, an official said.
New Delhi, Feb. 26 : Eleven more people have died due to swine flu in Rajasthan, taking the total death toll in the state due to the disease to 245.
Jaipur (Rajasthan), Feb. 26 : Singapore Minister for Foreign Affairs Kasiviswanathan Shanmugam and Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje have signed joint water management agreements here.
Jaipur, Feb 25 : Rajasthan Wednesday signed a grant agreement with Singapore Cooperation Enterprise (SCE) on water management and to develop capabilities in urban water management in the state.
Jodhpur, (Rajasthan), Feb. 25 : A court in Rajasthan today deferred till March 3 its verdict on whether actor Salman Khan is guilty in an arms case in connection with the Black Buck and Chinkara killing of 1998.
Sardarshahr (Rajasthan), Feb 25 : Abhishek Mishra from Delhi (co-driver P.V.S. Murthy), driving a Grand Vitara, opened up a five-minute lead over former champion Suresh Rana (Parminder Kaur) at the end of Leg 1 of the 13th Maruti Suzuki Desert Storm here Wednesday.
Jodhpur, Feb 25 : A court in Jodhpur will rule on Wednesday if Bollywood actor Salman Khan was guilty or not of illegal arms possession in the case of endangered black buck and chinkara hunting about 16 years ago during a film shoot in Rajasthan.
By Gaurav Sharma, Baran (Rajasthan), Feb 24 : With her eyes half open, an extremely anemic Dhanno is lying nearly unconscious on a hospital bed. Her hemoglobin level has plummeted to 2.5 which is far below the normal 12 to 15 count.
Jaipur, Feb 23 : Rajasthan on Monday decided to set up a heritage council under the chief minister for conservation, regulation and maintenance of heritage structures of historical and archaeological importance.
By Gaurav Sharma, Rajsamand (Rajasthan) Feb 22 : It's a bright sunny day but a listless Dali is lying in a checkered blanket in the courtyard of her hut. A fly keeps buzzing past Dali's nose but she has little energy to flick it away.
Jaipur, Feb 21 : Over 3,000 guests attended the lavish wedding here of a Pakistani groom and an Indian bride, both of whom are from royal families.
Jaipur, Feb 20 : The toll due to swine flu in Rajasthan Friday reached 206, as four more deaths due to the disease were reported in the desert state, officials said.