• Rojgareshwar Mahadev temple
    Aug 31, 2015 15:58 IST

    RSS-backed groups threaten stir if more temples razed

    The RSS-backed committees formed to protect temples in the city on Sunday issued an ultimatum to the state government demanding restoration of the demolished structures and not to raze more temples

  • Pakistan - Shah Faisal
    Aug 31, 2015 13:43 IST

    Samosa vendor's son Shah Faisal tops Class 12 exam in Pak

    Shah Faisal, son of a samosa vendor in Pakistan, has secured the top position in Class 12 examination, a media report said on Monday.

  • after exam
    Aug 31, 2015 15:21 IST

    Brother-sister duo from Kota in Rajasthan cracks AIPMT

    A 19-year-old girl and her teenaged brother, whose father was a farmer, have cracked the All India Pre-Medical test.

  •  Kalpetta, Wayanad
    Aug 30, 2015 18:26 IST

    8 killed, 25 injured after Rajasthan bus-truck collision

    Eight people were killed and 25 injured on Sunday after a bus collided head-on with a truck, according to a police report.

  •  Rajasthan Shikshak Sangh
    Aug 29, 2015 15:57 IST

    Teachers up in arms against new timings, staffing pattern

    Thousands of teachers took to the streets in the state capital on Friday demanding the withdrawal of extended school timings, removal of alleged anomalies in the staffing pattern, among others

  • Beef
    Aug 28, 2015 21:31 IST

    Tension grips Churu after cow carcasses found

    Tension gripped Rajasthan’s Churu town on Friday after carcasses of a cow and a calf were allegedly recovered from a house in a neighbourhood of the town late on Thursday, police said.

  • Ambulance services
    Aug 28, 2015 21:54 IST

    Ambulance scam: CBI files case against Chidambaram's son, Gehlot

    The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday filed a case of fraud against the son of former Union minister P Chidambaram, Karti Chidambaram, and former Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot among others over alleged irregularities in allotment of a contract for operating 108-Ambulance service in Rajasthan.

  • Counting of ballots in progress at the Humanities Hall of Rajasthan University on Wednesday. (Prabhakar Sharma/HT Photo)
    Aug 27, 2015 01:14 IST

    RUSU poll score: NSUI-2, ABVP-2

    NSUI’s Satvir Chaudhary won the president’s post in the Rajasthan University students’ union elections that were held amid tight security in the state capital on Wednesday

  • Kheraj Ram with his fatherJugataram. (HT Photo)
    Aug 26, 2015 16:03 IST

    Coolie’s son cracks AIPMT

    He had seen poverty, and shattered ambitions, from close quarters, but Kheraj Ram Chaudhary was determined to follow his dream of becoming a doctor. The 19-year-old is now ‘almost there’ after achieving the rank of 285 in the All India Pre-Medical Test (AIPMT)-2015

  • A team of Alwar police arrested Aslam from Ferozpur Jhirka in Mewat district of Haryana on Monday night. (HT Photo)
    Aug 26, 2015 15:58 IST

    Man who looted ATMs in 5 states nabbed by Alwar cops

    In a major breakthrough, the Rajasthan police on Monday night nabbed a man, identified as Aslam alias Chillu, who was wanted for the loot of ATM machines in New Delhi, Gurgaon, Noida, Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh

  • The Jaisalmer War Museum being inaugurated by Lt General Ashok Singh, Army Commander Southern Command, on Monday. (HT Photo)
    Aug 25, 2015 16:22 IST

    War museums at Jaisalmer, Laungewala stations inaugurated

    War museums, built recently at the military stations of Jaisalmer and Yuddhsthal at Laungewala to showcase the traditional bravery of the Indian Army, were inaugurated on Monday by Lt Gen Ashok Singh, general officer, commanding-in-chief, Southern Command

  • Aug 25, 2015 16:14 IST

    Jains take out protest rallies, raise awareness on Santhara

    Thousands of members of the Jain community took out a silent march in Jaipur on Monday to protest the Rajasthan high court’s order declaring Santhara illegal and to raise awareness in public about the ritual

  • Blood-stained interior of the Indo American School bus that rammed into a parked truck in Udaipur on Monday.(HT Photo)
    Aug 25, 2015 16:02 IST

    24 students hurt after bus rams into parked truck

    Two dozen students were injured, three of them seriously, when a school bus carrying them bumped into a parked truck at Balicha bypass in Udaipur on Monday

  • A report points out that Jaipur is among the top 10 cities with 2,801 road accident deaths reported last year. (HT File Photo)
    Aug 25, 2015 15:55 IST

    Over 10,000 people killed in road accidents in 2014: NCRB

    Last year over 10,000 people were killed, while around 27,000 injured in road accidents across Rajasthan.

  • Rajasthan Elections
    Aug 23, 2015 10:49 IST

    BJP wins Rajasthan civic polls, but Raje ends up losing face

    The BJP emerged triumphant in the high-stakes Rajasthan civic polls on Thursday but the Congress claimed “moral victory” after netting two municipalities in the assembly constituency of chief minister Vasundhara Raje who is battling corruption charges.