Verdict in Ajmer blast case deferred to March 8

Saturday, February 25, 2017


Jaipur: A special court on Saturday deferred till March 8 the judgement in the 2007 Ajmer dargah bomb blast case. Magistrate Dinesh Gupta adjourned the hearing as the court needed more time to study all documents submitted by the prosecution and the defence. The blast on October 11, 2007 in the dargah of Khawaja Moinuddin …

CESC bags power distribution contract in Bikaner

Monday, February 06, 2017


City-based power utility CESC today said it has won a franchise contract for power distribution for Bikaner, Rajasthan. “This is the group’s third distribution operation in Rajasthan, the other two being Kota and Bharatpur. The Bikaner city appointment is based on a competitive bidding and a distribution agreement for a period of 20 years and …

‘Black Buck died of natural causes,’ Salman Khan told Jodhpur court

Friday, January 27, 2017


Controversies’ sweet child, Salman Khan shocked everyone when he told a Jodhpur court hearing the blackbuck poaching case that the animal, that he has been accused of killing, died of natural causes. A report in ToI quoted him saying: “Only the first forensic report of Dr Nepalia saying that the animal died of ‘natural causes’ …

Income Tax officer arrested; new notes of Rs 24 lakh seized

Friday, December 30, 2016


New Delhi: The CBI has arrested an Income Tax Officer at Jhalwar in Rajasthan while allegedly taking the bribe of Rs one lakh from an assessee for not imposing the penalty on his Income Tax Return. The agency also found new currency notes worth Rs 24 lakh during searches at his residence, CBI spokesperson said …

ACB seizes over Rs 2 lakh in cash from police station

Sunday, December 25, 2016


Bundi (Raj): Over Rs 2 lakh in cash was seized from a police station here by sleuths of the Anti Corruption Bureau, officials said. Acting on a tip-off, Anti Corruption Bureau sleuths conducted a raid at Vidutt Police station late last evening and seized over Rs two lakh in cash, Traun Kant Somani, Deputy Superintendent of …

Rajasthan Govt tries to assure Gujjars on quota after stir threat

Friday, December 23, 2016


Jaipur: With Gujjars threatening to launch a fresh agitation for quota, Rajasthan government has assured the communities under the special backward classes that it would go for appropriate solution within the framework of law to protect their interest. The Rajasthan High Court had on December 9 struck down Special Backward Classes quota given to Gujjars …

Rajasthan Cabinet reshuffle likely today

Saturday, December 10, 2016


Cabinet reshuffle in Rajasthan is likely to take place on Saturday after a meeting chaired by Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje. The ministers have been asked to be present for the meeting here at 11.30 AM. The oath ceremony will take place at 2 PM in Raj Bhawan, official sources said. ALSO READ: Jaishankar to get extension, …

8 Rajasthan Hotels No One Should Miss To Visit!

Wednesday, September 21, 2016


Where does one party with Jaipur’s hip crowd? Which palace does Jodhpur’s royal family holiday at? Know all the secrets of the royal family palaces and campsites with the best sightings!   1.Nahargarh Fort, Rathambore Located just next to the national park, this Rajput-inspired hunting palace is surrounded by a 16th-century style fortress. Everything about it …

Trafficking racket kingpin arrested by Jodhpur Police

Wednesday, September 14, 2016


An alleged kingpin of a human trafficking racket, which sold Bangladeshi girls for prostitution in India, has been arrested from his village in West Bengal, police said today. Sujoy Biswas (33), resident of Laxmipur, was arrested for trafficking girls, mostly minors, for prostitution. He used to bring them from Bangladesh and sell them in different …

A high wall in the Jaisalmer fort caved in

Friday, August 26, 2016


A huge portion of a high wall in the Jaisalmer fort caved in on Thursday. An accident was averted as people involved in restoration work had gone for lunch and there were no tourists or local residents at the site. The fort is being restored by the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI). One of the …

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