• May 26, 2015 16:38 IST

    NTCA wanted tourism regulated inside park

    The charges from various wildlife activists that T-24, popularly known as Ustad, was shifted from Ranthambhore national park to captivity in Sajjangarh biological park under pressure from tourism lobby gets some credence from a letter of National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) seeking regulation of tourism in the park where T-24 roamed, monitoring of the big cat through camera traps to check his behaviour and to ask foot patrol staff to use caution in his territory

  • May 26, 2015 16:26 IST

    CBSE 12 results: SMS Vidyalaya, IIS students come out with flying colours

    Maharaja Sawai Mansingh Vidyalaya student Divyansh Pareek, who topped the science stream with 97.8%, dreams to get into IIT

  • Gujjar talks
    May 23, 2015 21:05 IST

    Gujjars' protest set to intensify as first round of talks with Rajasthan govt remains inconclusive

    Protest by Gujjars over job reservation is set to intensify as the first round of talks between Rajasthan government-constituted ministerial committee and six-member Gujjar delegation remained inconclusive on Saturday.

  • May 23, 2015 16:35 IST

    Gujjars vow not to give up on cause

    Agitating Gujjar community members dug in their heels on the second day of their protest on Friday, vowing not to give up until the state came out with a decision over their demand for 5% reservation in government jobs

  • May 26, 2015 16:19 IST

    Dangawas violence: CS, DGP seek exemption from appearance before rights panel

    The chief secretary (CS) and the director general of police (DGP) of Rajasthan sought exemption from appearance before the National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) on Monday

  • May 23, 2015 16:46 IST

    Class 12 result: Girls leave boys behind

    Girls outshone boys once again in the Class 12 Science and Commerce results announced by the Board of Secondary Education, Rajasthan, on Friday

  • May 23, 2015 17:51 IST

    Heat claims farmer’s life in Barmer

    A 42-year-old man died of heat stroke in Barmer, police said on Friday. This was the first death due to heat reported in the desert state this year

  • May 21, 2015 21:46 IST

    Gujjars in Rajasthan re-launch quota stir, call for 'fight to finish'

    The Gujjars on Thursday re-launched an agitation for reservation, turning to their old tactic of disrupting train services even as the Rajasthan government began back channel talks to sort out an issue which has seen largescale violence in the past.

  • Tiger
    May 21, 2015 21:31 IST

    Ustad, the tiger, settling in; HC to rule on relocation

    Ustad, a tiger who was secretly moved to captivity last week after he killed a forest guard in Ranthambore, is settling in and has shown no signs of unease, a forest official said on Thursday, allaying concerns that the big cat could die of starvation because he was not eating.

  • May 20, 2015 15:45 IST

    Bharatpur on high alert as Gujjars threaten fresh stir over quota issue

    The Gujjars will not hesitate from resorting to another round of agitation in Rajasthan if their demand for reservation in jobs was not met soon, chairman of the Gujjar Arakshan Sangharsh Samiti Kirori Singh Bainsla said on Tuesday

  • May 20, 2015 15:51 IST

    ‘T-24 didn’t growl at humans before attacking them’

    The most dreaded tiger of Ranthambhore T-24, popularly known as Ustad, is accused of not growling at humans, a sign of warning usually tigers give before they attack their target

  • May 19, 2015 15:50 IST

    Prohibitory orders clamped in Nagaur’s Dangawas village

    Prohibitory orders under section 144 of the CrPC were clamped on Monday in Nagaur’s Dangawas village where a bloody clash between Jats and Dalits over a land dispute had left four people dead and many injured on May 14

  • May 18, 2015 16:29 IST

    Nagaur clash: Three more arrested

    Three more people were arrested over a violent clash between Jats and Dalits that had claimed four lives and left several injured in Dangawas village of Rajasthan’s Nagaur district, police said on Sunday

  • May 18, 2015 16:34 IST

    Notices slapped on 2 nurses for negligence in treatment

    Two nursing assistants at the Jawahar Lal Nehru Hospital in Ajmer were issued notices on Sunday for alleged negligence in treatment of a Dangawas clash victim

  • May 15, 2015 16:50 IST

    Tiger mauls shutterbugs at Ranthambhore

    Two people were injured on Thursday when a tiger attacked villagers trying to photograph the big cat at the Ranthambhore national park in Rajasthan, officials said, highlighting the state’s struggle to contain rising incidents of man-animal conflict