Rajasthan ordinance is improper, against free speech: Legal experts

By: Express News Service | New Delhi |<p>Under the new law, the media too cannot report on the accusation against such a person until the prosecution …


Now, Judges & Babus In Rajasthan Can’t Be Probed Without Govt Sanction

The Rajasthan government has passed an ordinance, that seeks to protect both serving and former judges, magistrates and public servants in the state …


Rajasthan: Monk accused of having affair with woman bobbitises himself

In a bizarre incident, a self-styled monk bobbitised himself on Tuesday after he was accused of having an illicit relationship with a woman in …


bound: Rly stn, bus stands bustling

Diwali is upon us and railway stations and bus stands are witnessing milling crowd as commuters are heading homewards for celebration. Therefore …


AJMER BYPOLL: Airport to give BJP fillip

The BJP is trying to cash in on the new airport in Kishangarh in the wake of upcoming Lok Sabha by-poll in Ajmer.<p>Preparations are in full swing both …

Lok Sabha

Rajasthan farmers sit neck-deep to protest land deal

Hundreds of farmers near Jaipur city partially bury themselves in pits to protest against 'forceful' land acquisition.<p>Hundreds of farmers in the state of Rajasthan, India, have been protesting against the government's plan to acquire their land, with scores of them digging up holes and burying …


BRIEF-Ambuja Cements secures 200 mln tonnes of limestone resource in Rajasthan

Oct 3 (Reuters) - Ambuja Cements Ltd ABUJ.NS :<p>* Says secured limestone resource of 200 million tonnes in Rajasthan

North India

23 men allegedly rape Delhi woman in Rajasthan’s Bikaner

A woman from Delhi has said she was raped by 23 men after being abducted from a road on the outskirts of Bikaner in the middle of the day.<p>The woman, …


RAJASTHAN RAMPAGE - Ride more. Routine less.

<i>Words by Scott Hopkin | Photography by Jason Lau</i><p>It’s not everyday you receive an email asking if you’d be interested in going to India to ride Royal …

Café Racers

Textile Sector Growing Exponentially Has More Potential: Irani

The financial support to weavers under the 'Mudra Yojana' has documented evidence of an increase in income of the weaver to the tune of 50-60 per cent


Digital cow ministry: Rajasthan government to launch OLX-like e-commerce portal for cattle

<b>If you are in Rajasthan, you can soon buy cows online.</b><p>Yes, the Rajasthan government is coming up with an online portal to sell cows owing to the huge …

Rajasthan: School director, teacher allegedly rape 18-year-old student, force her to abort

Her parents filed a police complaint after the woman was admitted to a hospital in Jaipur on Sunday.<p>The director and a teacher of a private school in …


Rajasthan: School director, teacher allegedly gang-rape student, force abortion

HT Correspondent<p>An 18-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped by the director of a private school and a teacher of the same institution in Sikar …


BJP MP from Rajasthan, Mahant Chandnath dead, RJD MP Mohd. Taslimuddin dies in Chennai

BJP MP from Alwar Mahant Chandnath, who was suffering from cancer, passed away at a hospital in New Delhi on September 17.The 61-year-old won the …


Rajasthan will waive farm loans of up to Rs 50,000, farmer protests end

State ministers had met representatives of protesting farmers on Tuesday.<p>The Rajasthan government has announced a farm loan waiver of Rs 20,000 …


BRIEF-India's Rajasthan Tube Manufacturing posts June-qtr loss

Sept 14 (Reuters) - Rajasthan Tube Manufacturing Co Ltd RTUB.BO<p>* June quarter loss 1.6 million rupees versus profit 202,000 rupees year ago<p>* June …


Will Wrap Up Rajasthan Power Plant Deal In 1-2 Months: NTPC

Power generation major NTPC Ltd will complete the takeover of the first phase of Chhabra Thermal Power Plant (1,000 MW) of Rajasthan government in 'a …

Renewable Energy

BRIEF-India Tourism Development executes MoU for transfer of Hotel Jaipur Ashok to Rajasthan govt

Sept 5 (Reuters) - India Tourism Development Corp Ltd ITDC.BO<p>* Updates on MoU entered on Jan 2016<p>* Tripartite MoU executed for transfer of Hotel …


No takers for goat that received price cut from Rs1 crore to Rs51 lakh

Gopalrao Sohail, 42, and his son Kapil, 17, were disheartened on Friday after their goat found no buyers. The animal was priced at Rs 51,00,786.<p>The …


Green board issues warrants against Haryana, Rajasthan over cleaning of Ganga

<b>New Delhi</b><b>:</b> The National Green Tribunal has issued bailable warrants against Haryana and Rajasthan governments for not submitting their action plan on …


Narendra Modi Inaugurates NH Projects Worth Rs 15,100 Crore In Rajasthan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday (29 August) has inaugurated 23 national highways (NHs) projects worth Rs 15,100 crore in Rajasthan.<p>Modi said …


Made of ‘different mitti’, we finish projects we start: PM Modi

Written by Mohammad Hamza Khan | Udaipur |<p>Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje in Udaipur on Tuesday. (Source: …


A quiet revolution: Women lead fight for liquor referendum in Rajasthan

A small house in Rajasthan’s Rajsamand district is a symbol of victory for women of Kachhbali gram panchayat.<p>They got a liquor vend, that operated …


Fintech NBFC “Prest Loans” Forays Its Operations In Rajasthan

Prest Loans the new age FinTech NBFC, providing online loans to small businesses and MSME segment has expanded its operations by opening new office …


Father had no money for education, this Rajasthan girl turned into ‘milkmaid’ to fund studies

Every morning, 19-year-old Neetu Sharma gets up at 4 am. She collects milk from houses in Bhandor Khurd village and brings that to Bharatpur city on …

Bachelor's Degree

40-Year-Old Rajasthani Widow Branded A Witch, Allegedly Made To Eat Faeces Beaten To Death

A 40-year-old widow in Rajasthan's Ajmer district was allegedly made to eat faeces, tortured and beaten to death by her relatives, who accused her of …


12 days of fight and 12 years of exile

The revolt of 1857 against the British was largely fought in the plains of Uttar Pradesh, but a small non-descript village in Rajasthan has its own …


BRIEF-India's Rajasthan Cylinders & Containers posts June-qtr net loss

Aug 10 (Reuters) - Rajasthan Cylinders And Containers Ltd RAJC.BO<p>* June quarter net loss 3.1 million rupees versus profit of 3 million rupees year ago<p>…

North India

Mysterious braid chopping cases surface in Punjab after Rajasthan, Haryana and Delhi

<b>Chandigarh:</b> After Rajasthan, Haryana and Delhi, Punjab has also witnessed braid-chopping incidents, with women claiming that their hair had been cut …


Rajasthan Minister injured, aide killed in car accident

State Food and Supplies Minister Babu Lal Verma was returning from Baran after an event at 1 am when the car hit a stray buffalo.

North India