Jaipur, June 27 : In a shocking incident, a woman in Rajasthan has alleged that she was harassed, beaten-up, raped and was tattooed with abuses including "Mera baap chor hai" (my father is a thief) on her forehead for not bringing enough dowry, police said on Monday.
Jaipur, June 27 : With an aim to the protect the state bird, the Great Indian Bustard, locally known as 'Godawan', the Rajasthan government has now decided not to set up any windmills for wind power projects in the areas where these birds are found, an official said on Monday.
Jaipur, June 25 : A tigress has been found dead in Ranthambore Tiger Reserve in Rajasthan's Sawai Madhopur district, officials said.
Jaipur/Kolkata, June 25 : Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Saturday dedicated a number of projects for the Jaipur Smart City on the occasion of the first anniversary of the Smart City Mission at Birla Auditorium in Jaipur.
Jaipur, June 22 : Rajasthan's tourism department has announced various sops to give a boost to film shoots in the state.
Bhopal, June 22 : The Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan police have decided to join forces to combat inter-state border crime.
Kolkata, June 22 : The RP-Sanjiv Goenka Group owned power utility company CESC Ltd. on Wednesday said it has bagged the franchise for electricity distribution in Kota and Bharatpur in Rajasthan with the operations to begin in August.
Jaipur, June 21 : Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and Union Minister Uma Bharti alongwith thousands took part in the second International Yoga Day celebrations here on Tuesday.
Jaipur, June 20 : Shiv Charan, 82, who appeared in the Rajasthan board's Class 10 exam for the 47th time a few months back, has failed once again.
Jaipur, June 20 : Rajasthan's home minister Gulab Chand Kataria has landed himself in the midst of a controversy for using foul language against former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh at a meeting on Sunday.
Jaipur, June 19 : A three-year-old girl was abducted from a hospital, raped and later abandoned by an unidentified attacker here, police said on Sunday.
Jodhpur, June 13 : Hours after a MiG-27 aircraft of the India Air Force (IAF) crashed near the Jodhpur Airbase in Rajasthan, Jodhpur Mayor Ghanshyam Ojha today called on the gram panchayat to build buildings within the border area so that similar incidents can be avoided in future.
New Delhi, June 13 : The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Monday issued notice to the Rajasthan government on the plight of women branded as witches in the state's Bhilwara district.
Jaisalmer, Jun 13 : Indian geologists have discovered footprints of the Eubrontes Gleneronsensis Theropod dinosaur in Jaisalmer district of Rajasthan, according to media reports.
New Delhi, Jun 13 : The Ministry of Defence said on Monday that the a court of inquiry has been ordered to investigate into the MIG-27 crash at Jodhpur.
Jodhpur, June 13 : A Mig-27 fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed near Jodhpur in Rajasthan on Monday, officials said. The pilot ejected safely from the aircraft.
Jodhpur (Rajasthan), June 13 (ANI): A MiG-27 aircraft of the India Air Force (IAF) crashed near the Jodhpur Airbase in Rajasthan on Monday.
Jodhpur, June 13 : A Mig-27 fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force crashed in Jodhpur in Rajasthan on Monday, officials said.
Jodhpur, Jun 13 : A MIG-27 of Indian Air Force crashed in Jodhpur.Rajasthan, on Monday morning, according to media reports.
Rajasthan, June 12 : In a sad state of affairs, four national level Judo players hailing from Rajasthan have been forced to work as labourers due to financial crisis and lack of government assistance.
New Delhi, Jun 12 : The results of the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced 2016 were announced on Sunday.
New Delhi, June 11 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) put up a strong show in Rajasthan as it won all the four Rajya Sabha seats in the state on Saturday.
Jaipur, June 11 : All four BJP candidates, including Union Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu and senior BJP leader Om Prakash Mathur, won the elections for the four Rajya Sabha seats from Rajasthan on Saturday.
Jaipur, June 11 : All the four BJP candidates, including Union Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu and senior BJP leader Om Prakash Mathur, won the elections for the four Rajya Sabha seats from Rajasthan on Saturday.
Jaipur, June 10 : Elections for the four Rajya Sabha seats from Rajasthan would be held here on Saturday.
Mandore (Rajasthan), June 9 : The Jodhpur Police on Thursday claimed to have arrested two people in connection with the stabbing of one Dalpat Singh at an ATM of the State Bank of Bikaner at Nau Mill here on June 1.
Mumbai, June 7 : A Rajasthani businessman who allegedly buried his ailing wife in a toilet pit dug in his home in Majeragaon village, Rajasmandh district, has been nabbed and will face the law, a police official said here on Tuesday.
Jaipur, June 6 : Mahindra World City Jaipur Ltd (MWC Jaipur), a joint venture between Mahindra Lifespace Developers Limited (MLDL) and Rajasthan State Industrial Development and Investment Corporation (RIICO), recently hosted a delegation of Indian diplomats deputed in seven different nations.
New Delhi, June 6 : The Supreme Court on Monday asked Rajasthan that if there was any threat to witnesses by three aides of spiritual guru Asaram Bapu - facing trial for allegedly sexually assaulting a 16 year-old-girl at his Jodhpur ashram - and also material supporting it, then it should move the high court seeking cancellation of their bail.
Jaipur, June.4 (ANI): Amid rising demands by Muslim women to allow them to enter and offer prayers in mosques across the country, the Jamia Masjid in Jaipur has made special arrangements for the fairer sex to offer 'individual Namaz' at a separate section in the Mosque.
New Delhi, June 3 : The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to Rajasthan's Chief Secretary and the Director General of Police on a petition filed by 12 tribal women from Kota district for saving their dwellings from razing by a mine owner.
New Delhi, June 3 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday directed the Chief Secretary and the Director General of Police (DGP) of Rajasthan to probe into the demolition of houses in a village by builder mafia to seize the land.
Jaipur, June : Going tough on the striking resident doctors, the Rajasthan government has decided to terminate the services of 500 of them, reports said.
New Delhi, June 3 : The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to Rajasthan's Chief Secretary and the Director General of Police on a petition by 12 tribal women of Kota district seeking to save their dwellings from being razed by a mine owner.
Jaipur, June 2 : The popular three-day music and arts festival Magnetic Fields will be held from December 9 at Alsisar Mahal in Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan.
Jaipur, June 2 : The Rajasthan government has decided to terminate the services of over 500 resident doctors who are on strike for the last three days.
Jaipur, May 30 : Police in Sri Ganganagar district of Rajasthan on Monday denied that any boy from Pakistan was lodged in any of its police stations. The district borders Pakistan.
Jaipur, May 30 : Union Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu, senior BJP leader Om Prakash Mathur and two others filed their nomination as BJP candidates from Rajasthan for the Rajya Sabha here on Monday.
Jaipur, May 29 : The plane of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was returning to the capital after a function in Karnataka, was diverted here on account of bad weather in Delhi and stayed for nearly two hours, said informed sources.
Jaipur, May 29 : The plane of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was returning to the capital after a function in Karnataka, was diverted here on account of bad weather in Delhi, said informed sources.
Jaipur, May 26 : Soaring temperatures in Rajasthan have hit tourist traffic to the state, famous for its forts, palaces, desert, culture and heritage.
New Delhi, May 25 : Transport, Highway and Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari on Wednesday presented 20 buses of the Rajasthan State Road Transport Corporation under the 'NIRBHAYA' scheme to provide safe and secure transport to women, with IT-enabled safety measures to the public, at a function in the national capital.
New Delhi, May 22 : President Pranab Mukherjee has accepted the resignation of Sarbananda Sonowal, Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, from the Council of Ministers, officials said.
New Delhi, May 21 : A day after Rajasthan's Phalodi recorded the country's highest temperature of over 51 degrees centigrade; the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on Saturday predicted thunderstorms and drizzling in the next two days.
Jaipur, May 20 : Rajasthan continued to be affected badly by severe heat wave conditions on Friday while the mercury touched 50 degree Celsius mark in Phalodi in Jodhpur district for the second day in succession.
New Delhi, May 20 : India on Thursday recorded its highest ever temperature as heatwaves swept across Rajasthan's Phalodi city, forcing the mercury to rise to 51 degree Celsius, reports said.
Jaipur, May 19 : Severe heat wave conditions continued to affect normal life in Rajasthan with mercury crossing 50 degrees Celsius in at least two of places in the state.
New Delhi, May 19 : While Apple CEO Tim Cook was busy revealing his business plans in India, a top Apple executive was in Rajasthan this week, visiting "solar mamas" and a rural school where students were imparted lessons on iPads.
Jaipur, May 18 : Heatwave conditions continued to prevail in the desert state of Rajasthan with the mercury touching 49.1 degrees Celsius in Churu on Wednesday.
Jaipur (Rajasthan), May 18 : A Muslim woman on Wednesday moved the Supreme Court against the 'triple talaq' system to nullify the prevailing divorce practice.
Ajmer (Rajasthan), May.17 : Another newborn was reported to have died in Ajmer's Jawaharlal Nehru Hospital on Tuesday, taking the total number of infant deaths to nine.
Jaipur (Rajasthan), May 16 : "Don't aim for success if you want it; just do what you love and believe in, and it will come naturally,"-this proverb by famous writer and journalist David Frost rightly suits Aabhas Sharma, the child prodigy who has cleared the higher secondary exam conducted by the Rajasthan Board of Secondary Education (RBSE) at the age of 12.
Ajmer, May 16 : In a curious case in Rajasthan's Ajmer district, six infants have died within 24 hours, all belonging to the same ward of a government hospital, sending a massive alert across the facility while attracting a probe from the government, according to reports.
Dahod (Gujarat), May 15 : Launching the second phase of the Pradhanmantri Ujjwala Yojana here on Sunday, from this tribal-dominated district of Gujarat, Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said over 5 crore women below the poverty line would be provided LPG connections in the next three years.
Jaipur (Rajasthan), May. 15 : Condemning the controversial remark made by West Bengal BJP president Dilip Ghosh for the female students of Jadavpur University, former NCW chief Mamata Sharma on Sunday said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) top brass must ensure that such leaders apologize for disgusting and unwarranted statements.
New Delhi, May 14 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday chaired a high level meeting on the drought and water scarcity situation in parts of Rajasthan.
New Delhi, May 14 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday chaired high-level meetings to reviewed the drought and water scarcity situations in parts of Rajasthan and in Jharkhand.
Jaipur, May.12 : Retired IAS officer G. S. Sandhu, who is the main accused in a Rs. 100 crore land deal case, has been sent to judicial custody till May 25.
Jaipur, May 10 : A family court in Jodhpur has annulled a child marriage solemnised a year ago, an NGO official said on Tuesday.
Jaipur, May 10 : Water scarcity in wildlife sanctuaries in Rajasthan is killing animals and forcing them into human habitations, an expert has said.