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Kota coaching centre authorities booked for abetment to suicide

The student’s roommate found the teenager’s body after breaking the door of their room, taking the number of student suicides in Kota to 16 this year

According to the FIR, the coaching centre suspended the teenager on July 3. (Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Updated on Jul 10, 2023 04:30 PM IST

Tigress spotted with her two cubs in Rajasthan’s Sariska Tiger Reserve

STR field director RN Meena said, “Two tiger cubs, along with their mother ST-19, were captured in the camera trap in the STR Buffer Zone area on July 6. The cubs appear to be 2.5-3 months old. Male tiger ST-18 is the father of these cubs”

Tigress ST-19 spotted with her two cubs in Sariska Tiger Reserve (STR) on July 6 (Twitter/@ashokgehlot51)
Updated on Jul 09, 2023 04:13 PM IST
ByDevendar Bhardwaj

Rajasthan: Wanted smuggler killed, another injured in police encounter in Barmer

Officials familiar with the development said that after receiving inputs of their hideouts in Barmer, Jodhpur and Barmer Police conducted a joint operation on Friday night and raided Chibi village

Wanted criminals Omprakash Jat and Koshlaram Jat (HT Photo/Sourced)
Updated on Jul 08, 2023 03:17 PM IST
ByMukesh Mathrani

22-year-old woman in Rajasthan’s Barmer dies by suicide day after her wedding

Dhorimanna station house officer Sukhram Bishnoi said the young woman returned to her father’s home a day after her wedding and died by suicide

P (Getty Images)
Updated on Jul 07, 2023 05:59 PM IST
ByMukesh Mathrani

Gehlot launches ‘Jan Samman’ video contest, winners to get cash prize daily

A government official familiar with the matter said the state will award 103 people with the best video every day, in which the first prize winner will be given Rs.1 lakh, the second prize winner will get Rs.50,000 and the third prize winner will get Rs.25,000

Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot (Twitter Photo)
Updated on Jul 07, 2023 05:59 PM IST

Woman allegedly dies by suicide with her three children in Rajasthan’s Bikaner

Police said that the incident took place in Swaroopsar village when her husband went to work in the field in another village

 (Representative Photo)
Updated on Jul 07, 2023 01:00 PM IST

Rajasthan school teacher gets 10-year jail term for raping minor student

Vishvendra Meena, the 32-year-old teacher, who was out on bail, was sent to jail for imprisonment after the conviction was pronounced on Wednesday.

The father accused the teacher, a resident of the Gendoli area in Bundi district, of filming the episode on his phone, the public prosecutor said. (File)
Published on Jul 06, 2023 07:43 PM IST

Minimum guaranteed income bill to be tabled in Rajasthan assembly

Chief minister Ashok Gehlot announced the minimum income guarantee in his 2023 budget speech and is part of his efforts to provide social security to citizens of the state

Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot. (Twitter Photo)
Updated on Jul 06, 2023 03:11 PM IST

Rajasthan: Teen and teacher missing; family alleges religious conversion bid

The minor's family members have alleged that she was kidnapped by the teacher in a bid to convert her from Hinduism to Islam, they added.

An FIR was registered at the Dungargarh police station on Saturday.((PTI Photo/Representative use))
Published on Jul 04, 2023 11:35 PM IST
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Senior Congress leader roped in to mediate between Ashok Gehlot and Sachin Pilot

Continuing with the attempt, after rounds of meeting between the two leaders anchored by Congress’ central leadership, the party now has roped in Harish Choudhary to mediate between the two

The development comes at a time when the state will go to polls later this year in December. (PITI file photo)
Updated on Jul 03, 2023 09:46 AM IST
ByMukesh Mathrani

Congress turns to Rajasthan ex-minister to broker truce between Gehlot, Pilot

The development comes after Harish Choudhary, the former minister, met Rahul Gandhi on June 27 during his two-day visit to New Delhi to discuss the party feud.

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and Congress leader Sachin Pilot (ANI)
Updated on Jul 03, 2023 08:28 AM IST
ByMukesh Mathrani

Ayushmann has limited reach, Chiranjeevi scheme benefitting lakhs: Jairam Ramesh

The Congress leader’s reaction came on a tweet by the Union minister of commerce and industry Piyush Goyal, in which he posted a video of PM Modi boasting the central government’s medical scheme for the poor with a guarantee card worth Rs.500,000 under the union government’s Ayushmann Bharat Scheme

Senior Congress leader and MP Jairam Ramesh (Twitter Photo)
Updated on Jul 02, 2023 06:08 PM IST

Rajasthan govt seeks to collaborate with influencers in election season

The Ashok Gehlot-led Congress government has decided to issue advertisements to influencers on various social media platforms.

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot (PTI)
Updated on Jul 01, 2023 12:59 AM IST
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Prime accused in Bikaner’s gangrape, murder case arrested in Sikar

Dinesh Vishnoi was caught by the Sikar police during the checking of the state roadways buses in the district

The Rajasthan Police last week announced <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>40,000 reward for information leading to Dinesh Vishnoi’s arrest (Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Updated on Jun 30, 2023 05:24 PM IST

Gehlot-led government most corrupt in country, BJP will win Rajasthan: Amit Shah

Shah said several surveys have shown that Rajasthan has been number one in corruption in the country since the last 3-4 years, claiming there were scams worth crores of rupees

Union home minister Amit Shah at a public meeting at Udaipur in Rajasthan. (PTI photo)
Updated on Jun 30, 2023 05:11 PM IST

Truck crashes into two parked trucks in Jaipur, bursts into flames; 2 dead: Cop

Dudu station house officer Jaisingh Basera said the two trucks were parked on the highway near a tea stall when an Ajmer-bound truck carrying the cattle lost control and crashed into them

The accident took place on the Jaipur-Ajmer highway in Dudu area of Jaipur. (Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Updated on Jun 28, 2023 02:14 PM IST

Congress slams Union minister Shekhawat, accuses him of stalling canal project

East Rajasthan Canal Project seeks to provide irrigation and drinking water facilities across 13 districts of eastern Rajasthan

Union minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat. (HT PHOTO)
Updated on Jun 28, 2023 11:02 AM IST

Rajasthan to offer folk artists chances to perform for 100 days annually

State culture minister BD Kalla said that chief minister Ashok Gehlot is committed to the preservation of folk art and the Mukhyamantri Lok Kalakar Protsahan Yojana is his idea

Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot. (ANI)
Updated on Jun 26, 2023 08:21 AM IST

Raj marks the first in India to launch PCTS mobile monitoring app for the ASHA worker

Rajasthan launches India's first Pregnancy, Child Tracking & Health Services Management System (PCTS) mobile monitoring app for over 53,000 Accredited Social Health Activist (ASHA) workers in the state to keep track of the health facilities provided to the pregnant and children daily.

Accredited Social Health Activist (ASHA) workers (File Photo)
Updated on Jun 25, 2023 02:51 PM IST

Rajasthan Congress MLA resigns from state wildlife board expressing discontent

In his letter, he also expressed his grievance over the fact that the board delayed the implementation of the Great Indian Bustard (GIB) breeding centre at Anta in Baran which was already announced in the 2018-19 budget

Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot (File Photo)
Updated on Jun 24, 2023 01:54 PM IST

Rajasthan: Govt announces 1 lakh airfare for travel for organ transplant

It also said that the scheme will also bare the flight fare of up to Rs.1 lakh for the attendant with the patient. The facility was announced by the Rajasthan government in the current Budget of 2023-24

Rajasthan cheif minister Ashok Gehlot (Twitter Photo)
Updated on Jun 24, 2023 12:26 PM IST

People have understood that BJP does politics in name of religion: Ashok Gehlot

In his speech, he also urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to make good on his promise to grant national project status to the Eastern Rajasthan Canal Project (ERCP)

Addressing media persons in Bharatpur, Gehlot lashed out at the BJP over the country’s situation. (PTI photo)
Updated on Jun 23, 2023 06:37 PM IST

Rajasthan women to get 50% concession on fares in all state buses

At present, women/girls were being given a 50% per cent concession for travelling in ordinary class buses only

Rajasthan State Road Transport Corporation bus (File Photo)
Updated on Jun 23, 2023 12:15 PM IST

Rajasthan: 70-year-old man arrested for raping minor girl

The DSP said that based on the complaint, they arrested the accused on Thursday. He has been charged with rape, assault, and sections of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act

 (Representative Photo)
Updated on Jun 23, 2023 11:47 AM IST

Dalit woman allegedly raped by police constable in Rajasthan’s Barmer: Police

The incident took place on Tuesday, but the woman filed a formal complaint with the Barmer superintendent of police (SP) on Thursday

The woman further claimed that the accused forced her to drink alcohol after which he sexually assaulted her. (Representative file image)
Updated on Jun 22, 2023 08:32 PM IST
ByMukesh Mathrani

MP: 77 teachers booked in Morena for faking disability to get job

The matter came to light when out of the 750 selected teachers under the disability quota, 450 teachers produced the certificates issued by the Morena district hospital

As many as 75 teachers had submitted the certificates of being hearing impaired and visually impaired (Representative Photo)
Updated on Jun 22, 2023 06:55 PM IST

Rajasthan: Five including three kids killed in separate rain-related incidents

On Wednesday late night, three children died in Jaisalmer district while another woman died due to drowning in Barmer and her brother-in-law also died while attempting to save her

The death toll in the state due to rain-related incidents has touched 25. (PTI photo)
Updated on Jun 22, 2023 05:08 PM IST
ByMukesh Mathrani

Teenagers rape 11-year-old cousin in Rajasthan’s Udaipur

Deputy police superintendent Chetna Bhati, who is the investigating officer of the case, said the girl was raped as she was staying with her relatives while her mother was hospitalised

Police said the girl has undergone a medical examination and the investigation was underway. (HT PHOTO)
Updated on Jun 22, 2023 11:14 AM IST

Tigress spotted with cubs in Rajasthan’s Ranthambore Tiger Reserve: Official

Ranthambore Tiger Reserve (RTR) which spreads across a 1,334 square kilometre area is now the habitat of around 89 tigers

 (Representative/File Photo)
Updated on Jun 21, 2023 06:14 PM IST
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