Gwalior, Oct 24 : Gwalior Zoo is to remain closed for a month after five painted storks succumbed to avian flu, authorities said on Monday. Zoo employees have also been instructed to observe all precautions.
Jaipur [India], Oct. 20 : The Rajasthan Government on Thursday requested the Supreme Court for an urgent hearing against Bollywood superstar Salman Khan's acquittal after moving the apex court on Wednesday challenging the Rajasthan High Court's verdict in the twin Chinkara poaching cases.
Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], Oct. 18 : The Rajasthan Government will approach Supreme Court against Bollywood Salman Khan's acquittal in two cases related to chinkara (black buck) poaching case.
Jaipur, Oct 18 : The Rajasthan government has filed a special leave petition in the Supreme Court against the acquittal of Bollywood actor Salman Khan by the High Court in two 18-year-old chinkara poaching cases, a senior law officer said on Tuesday.
Jodhpur, Oct 17 : The five-day-long Rajasthan International Folk Festival (RIFF) 2016 reached its peak with back-to-back performances by Rajasthani folk and international musicians, running till late night and stretching up to the wee hours with a dawn concert on the concluding day.
Jodhpur, Oct 15 : French multi-instrumentalist Davy Sicard believes the "universal language" that music speaks has the power to ban wars from the world and can unify people.
Jodhpur, Oct 15 : Call it the influence of western music or the attraction towards Bollywood, the popularity of folk music is fading away. There is thus a need to incorporate such art forms in students' syllabus to attract them to it from a young age, says Vijay Verma, the former curator of Mehrangarh Museum and Additional Chief Secretary of the Rajasthan government.
Jodhpur, Oct 14 : With a backdrop defining the monumental legacy of the locale and music personifying its rich culture, the ongoing Rajasthan International Folk Festival (RIFF) 2016 on Friday featured a storytelling session which saw the audience from different countries mesmerised by the local talent.
Jaipur, Oct 11 : Investors from Russia have evinced interest in investing in Rajasthan, state government officials said here on Tuesday.
Jodhpur, Oct 11 Oct 11 : The Rajasthan International Folk Festival (RIFF) 2016, which begins here on Thursday, promises enthralling live action for music lovers to cherish, the organiser said.
Udaipur, Oct 11 : Housed in one of the largest palace complexes of Rajasthan is a quaint museum that artfully records the life and times of a kingdom that proudly claims it never "bowed down to the Mughals, or to the East India Company".
Barmer (Rajasthan), Oct 8 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday reviewed security on the international border in the desert state and said India never attacked anyone but doesn't count the bullets when retaliating.
Jaisalmer (Rajasthan), Oct 7 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday asserted that India will completely seal its border with Pakistan by December 2018.
Jaisalmer (Rajasthan), Oct 7 : In a veiled dig at Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi over his remarks on politicisation of surgical strikes, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said the country should be united and people from all walks of life should exercise restraint.
Jaisalmer (Rajasthan), Oct 7 : India has decided to completely seal its winding border with Pakistan by December 2018, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Friday.
New Delhi, Oct 7 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday left here for Jaisalmer to take stock of the security in the areas along the International Boundary with Pakistan to and meet the Border Security Force (BSF) troopers posted there.
New Delhi [India], Oct. 7 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will on Friday kick off his two-day visit to western border districts of Jaisalmer and Barmer in Rajasthan.
Udaipur (Rajasthan) [India], Oct. 6 : Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong today inaugurated the centre for excellence for tourism at Udaipur's Sukhadia University in Rajasthan.
Jaipur, Oct 4 : Two young men on Tuesday threw ink on Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in the state's Bikaner city, police said, adding both have been detained.
Jaipur, Oct 4 : Former Rajasthan Chief Minister and senior Congress leader Ashok Gehlot has criticized BJP for "publicising" and "politicising" last week's cross-border surgical strikes by the Indian Army across the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir.
Jaipur, Oct 4 : The first flight of an intra-state air service from Jaipur to Jodhpur and Udaipur was launched on Tuesday from here.
Jaipur, Oct 4 : The first flight of an intra-state air service from Jaipur to Udaipur via Jodhpur was launched on Tuesday from here.
New Delhi [India], Oct.4 : The Government of Rajasthan will introduce Family Centered Care (FCC) in district hospitals throughout the state.
Jodhpur (Rajasthan), Oct 4 : Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday said the AAP was with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the surgical strikes in Pakistani territory and wanted him to give a "befitting reply" to Islamabad's claims that no such operation took place.
Jaipur, Oct 4 : Congress leaders in Rajasthan are now indulging in dinner diplomacy every month to thrash out differences among party leaders and ensure unity ahead of the 2018 assembly polls.
New Delhi/Jaipur, Oct 3 : An IAF Jaguar fighter jet crashed in Rajasthan's Pokhran area on Monday, but both pilots managed to eject safely, an officer said.
Jaipur, Sep 29 : Security has been tightened in Rajasthan along the country's border with Pakistan after India's surgical strikes across the Line of Control, official sources said on Thursday.
Jaipur, Sep 28 : A white tiger from Chennai zoo is set to make Udaipur his new home, but will take some time to overcome "language difficulties", say wildlife officials.
Udaipur (Rajasthan), [India], Sept 28 : Workers of youth wing of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) on Wednesday staged protest at Techno India NJR Institute of Technology after some Kashmiri students allegedly raised 'anti-national' slogans.
Jaisalmer (Rajasthan) [India], Sept.26 : In the wake of Uri terror attack which has heightened tensions along the India-Pakistan border, Jaisalmer Police has initiated a programme to give training in the handling of modern weaponry.
Jaipur, Sep 25 : The 16th edition of Kyoorius Designyatra, an international design conference which used to be an annual feature in Goa, will be held in Jaipur this year.
Jaipur, Sep 23 : A 32-year-old woman resident of a small village in Rajasamand district of Rajasthan was beaten up severely with an iron chain by a quack on the pretext of freeing her of an evil spirit.
Sirohi (Rajasthan) [India], Sept. 23 : Have you ever thought of clicking a selfie with a python? If yes, then give it a second thought.
Jaipur, Sep 22 : The Rajasthan government on Thursday gave "in-principle" approval to the Rajasthan Protection of Interests of Depositors (in Financial Establishments) Ordinance, 2016, at a cabinet meeting held here.
Jaipur, Sep 19 : Two-wheeler manufacturer Hero Motors on Monday launched its team comprising India's top off-road racer C.S. Santosh and Portugal rider Joaquim Rodrigues for the Dakar Rally, which will be held early next year.
Tonk (Rajasthan) [India], Sept. 16 : Rajasthan celebrated a unique snake festival at Veer Teja temple on September 15 in which devotees willingly received snakebites in order to bring good fortune.
Jaipur, Sep 15 : The Rajasthan government has decided to cancel leave of doctors and banned their transfer for at least a month as cases of chikungunya, malaria, dengue and other viral diseases are on the rise.
Jaipur, Sep 14 : The Rajasthan government has decided to award Rs 75 lakh to Devendra Jhajharia who won a gold medal in the men's javelin throw F46 event at the 2016 Rio Paralympics.
Jaipur, Sep 13 : The Eid was celebrated with religious fervour and enthusiams across Rajasthan on Tuesday. Competitive bidding for the sacrificial goat set a new record of price in the state as the animal was sold online.
Jaipur Sep 13 : Two Jaipur FC footballers, Prashant Narayan Chowdhury and Shiv Pratap, are currently on trials at different European clubs, the Rajasthan side said in a statement on Tuesday.
Jaipur, Sep 10 : A MiG-21 fighter jet of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed near Barmer in Rajasthan on Saturday, officials said.
Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], Sept. 9 : A woman has been arrested for allegedly slitting her four-month-old daughter's throat and killing her in Rajasthan's Jaipur city.
Jaipur, Sep 8 : To give a boost to tourism, Rajasthan's civil aviation department signed an air services operation agreement to various cities in the state with Supreme Air Lines here on Thursday, an official statement said.
Churu (Rajasthan), Sep 8 : There was great enthusiasm among students of this small town, some 200 kms from Rajasthan capital Jaipur, as they got an opportunity on Thursday to directly interact with Union Minister for Human Resource Development Prakash Javdekar and pepper him with questions on a variety of issues.
Jaipur, Sep 6 : Two bags containing explosives and detonators were found on a railway platform in Kota city of Rajasthan on Tuesday, police said.
Udaipur (Rajasthan), Sep 6 : The Rajasthan government's Mukhya Mantri Jal Swavalamban Abhiyan (MJSA), launched in 3,500 villages in January to deal with the problems of drought and groundwater depletion by conserving rain water, has achieved satisfactory results and its second phase is underway, say officials.
New Delhi, Sept 3 : Learning of their plight from the media, the Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh intervened quickly to help the students from Jammu, Srinagar and Ladakh studying at Gyan Vihar University, Jaipur, Rajasthan.
Jaipur, Sep 2 : The Rajasthan Assembly on Friday unanimously ratified the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Constitution (122nd) Amendment Bill 2016 here.
Jaipur, Sep 1 : Rajmata Padmini Devi and other members of the former Jaipur royal family staged a rally in Jaipur on Thursday protesting against the state government's acquisition of the Rajmahal Palace, according to media reports.
Bhilwara (Rajasthan) [India], Aug.30 (ANI): At least eight people were killed and 20 others injured in a road accident in Rajasthan's Bhilwara city on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Aug 25 : A number of state-of-art skill centres will be opened in major cities of Rajasthan under a partnership deal signed on Thursday between the Rajasthan government and strategic investment firm RISE India.
Jaipur, Aug 21 : The best way to predict future is to create it, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan observed on Sunday while addressing the First Meeting of BRICS Women Parliamentarians' Forum here.
Jaipur (Rajasthan), Aug. 21 : Normal life has been affected in Jhalawar and Baran districts of Rajasthan following heavy rain in the two districts since morning today.
Jaipur, Aug 20 : Highlighting the initiatives of the Union government for promoting inclusion and social advancement, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Saturday said that India's development agenda is mirrored in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Jaipur, Aug 20 (ANI): Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan will today inaugurate the BRICS Women's Parliamentarian Forum here.
Jaipur, Aug 19 : A Pakistani national, believed to be a spy, has been arrested in Jaisalmer district of Rajasthan following intelligence inputs, police said on Friday.
Ranthambore (Rajasthan), Aug 18 : Watched over by her human admirers, Ranthambore Tiger Reserve's pride, 19-year-old tigress Machli, the oldest big cat ever known to have walked the wilderness, died on Wednesday morning, officials said.
Ranthambore (Rajasthan), Aug 18 : Ranthambore Tiger Reserve's pride, 19-year-old tigress Machli, the oldest big cat ever known to have walked the wilderness, died on Wednesday morning after ailing for some time, officials said.
Jaipur, Aug 18 : : Machali, the world's oldest tigress in the wild, died on Thursday in Ranthambore National Park in Rajasthan, Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje confirmed the news on Twitter.
Ajmer, Aug 15 : India's 70th Independence Day was celebrated with enthusiasm, gaiety and fervour throughout Rajasthan on Monday.