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.
Jaipur (Rajasthan), Aug. 12 (ANI): Normal life has been affected in several places of Rajasthan following incessant rain since last few days.
Jodhpur, Aug 9 : The Rajasthan High court here on Tuesday rejected the bail application of self-styled godman Asaram in a case of sexual assault on a minor girl.
Jaipur (Rajasthan), Aug. 9 : Heavy and continuous rain in south eastern parts of Rajasthan has affected normal life.
Bengaluru, Aug 8 : Seeking technology and investments in farm sector, Rajasthan on Monday invited industrialists and farmers from Karnataka to participate in the Global Rajasthan Agri-tech Meet (GRAM 2016) being held in Jaipur November 9-11.
New Delhi, Aug 8 : Deaths of cows due to alleged negligence at a cow shelter in Rajasthan was raised in the Rajya Sabha on Monday by Congress MP Pramod Tiwari, who urged the Centre to act against the state government.
Jaipur, Aug 6 : Rajasthan's Additional Advocate General K.L. Thakur on Saturday said that he had recommended the state government appeal in the Supreme Court against acquittal of Bollywood actor Salman Khan by Rajasthan High Court in the 18-year-old chinkara poaching cases.
Jaipur, Aug 6 : : More than 500 cows have reportedly died in the last two weeks due to negligence at a shelter near Jaipur in Rajasthan, NDTV reported.
Jaipur, Aug 5, : 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 senior government officials representing the People's Republic of Bangladesh.
Jaipur, Aug.5 : Following the death of over a hundred cows in the past few weeks at a government-run cowshed in Jaipur, the Rajasthan Government has sought a report on the matter and vowed to improve the situation in Hingonia Gaushala.
Barmer (Rajasthan), Aug.3 : A rare endangered white gazelle, which was found wandering after injuring itself late last month, has been undergoing treatment in Barmer district of Rajasthan.
Jaipur (Rajasthan), July 30 : The Rajasthan Government through its Home Minister Gulab Chand Kataria on Saturday assured protection to Bollywood star Salman Khan's 'missing' driver Harish Dulani, a key witness in the Chinkara poaching case, who was driving the jeep used by Khan during the alleged Chinkara hunt in Jodhpur in 1998, has maintained that he had not come forward earlier due to threats to his life.
Jaipur, July 28 : : The Rajasthan Government has assured protection to actor Salman Khan's former driver as he claims to have witnessed the superstar shoot down chinkara, an endanged gazelle, in 1988, media reports said.
Sawai Madhopur (Rajasthan), July 27 : A water conservation project that will benefit 2,500 households and 10,000 individuals was on Wednesday handed over by the Coca-Cola India Foundation (Anandana) and its implementing partner -- Action for Food Production (AFPRO) -- to the community of Sawai Madhopur.
Jaipur, July 26 : Bolstered by the presence of Rio-bound Soumyajit Ghosh, the men's team of Petroleum Sports Promotion Board (PSPB) defeated Airports Authority of India (AAI) 3-0 in the final of the 46th All India inter-institutional table tennis championships at the Sawai Mansingh Indoor Stadium here on Tuesday.
Jaipur, July 26 : Bollywood actor Salman Khan may have been acquitted by the Rajasthan High Court in the 18-year-old cases of poaching chinkaras, trouble seems not to have ended for him in the state where two more cases still are pending against him.
Jaipur, July 25 : Members of the Bishnoi community are shocked over the acquittal of Bollywood star Salman Khan in two 18-year-old chinkara poaching cases.
Jodhpur, July 25 : The Rajasthan High Court on Monday acquitted Bollywood actor Salman Khan in two 18-year-old chinkara poaching cases.
Jaipur, July 25 : : Actor Salman Khan was on Monday acquitted in two separate poaching cases as the Rajasthan High Court overturned an earlier verdict that sentenced him to five years in jail, reports said.
Jaipur, July 25 : Bollywood actor Salman Khan, one of the prime accused in the infamous black buck killing case, has been acquitted in the hunting of the endangered species case by the Rajasthan High Court in Jodhpur, reports said on Monday.
Jaipur, July 25 : Every afternoon between 3 pm and 5 pm, the community centre at Neem Ka Thana town in Sikar district comes alive. Scores of children -- all ragpickers -- get busy studying, thanks to paediatrician Govind Singh Chappola who has opened the free study centre for them.
New Delhi, July 19 : Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and Ashok Gehlot, former Chief Minister, on Tuesday mourned the death of legendary Bollywood playback singer and ghazal maestro Mubarak Begum Shaikh, who was born in the state. She was 80.
Jaipur (Rajasthan), July 18 : Acting High Commissioner for Canada to India Jess Dutton today participated in the launch of a campaign to end child marriage in Rajasthan.
Udaipur, July 17 : In what may irk the BJP-led Centre, Patel quota leader Hardik Patel arrived here today and vowed to work for the development of farmers and poor.
If a landmark new Rajasthan law on providing clear property deeds to millions succeeds, it could be a model for other states, transform property markets and unclog the country's courts - if implemented well.
Jodhpur, July 14 (ANI): In an alleged case of ragging, five girl students from Jodhpur have been booked under the stringent POCSO Act.
Jaipur (Rajasthan), July 13 : Incessant heavy rain in south eastern parts of Rajasthan has affected normal life.
Jaipur, July 11 : Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje, who is visiting Russia, on Monday said that Russia can be a progressive partner of Rajasthan in development, and sought its expertise in sectors like infrastructure and mineral extraction, an official statement said here.
Jaipur, July 9 : Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje, who is on a visit to Russia on Friday met St Petersburg Governor G. Poltavchenko and discussed investment opportunities as well as benefitting from its expertise in water treatment, state government officials said here.
Jaipur, July 9 : After carving out a niche for itself in the high-end wedding market with its river of opulence meandering in the Aravalli hills, the Fairmont Jaipur is now focusing on food innovation to expand the vegetarian platter in its restaurants.