‘Start up incubation centers in Jaipur, Udaipur, Jodhpur soon’

Thursday, March 23, 2017


Jaipur: In a bid to promote start-ups, Rajasthan government said that the work to set up start-up incubation centers at the divisional headquarters level is under progress and those in Jaipur, Udaipur and Jodhpur would start soon. Replying to debate on demand for grants for education, art and culture in the assembly, the Higher education …

2007 Ajmer dargah blast case: Two sentenced to life imprisonment by Special NIA court

Wednesday, March 22, 2017


Jaipur: A special National Investigation Agency (NIA) court in Jaipur on Wednesday sentenced Bhavesh Patel and Devendra Gupta to life in jail in the Ajmer Dargah blast case. The magistrate also imposed a fine of Rs 10,000 on Patel and 5,000 on Gupta. The court had, on March 8, convicted Bhavesh Patel, Devendra Gupta and …

Mirrors in Chittorgarh Fort broken by vandals

Monday, March 06, 2017


Chittorgarh Fort, a World Heritage Site in Rajasthan, was vandalised by a group of men who broke mirrors installed at the Padmini Palace of the Rajput queen who was in the news after protests over a period film named after her. Three mirrors installed at the Padmini Palace inside Chittorgarh Fort complex were damaged by …

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, …

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