Having learnt lessons from the past incidents of hi-tech cheating, the Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC) on Sunday installed mobile jammers in its examination halls on trial basis here. In a statement issued here on Sunday, an official spokesperson said that the HPPSC purchased jammers from the Himachal Pradesh Electronics Development Corporation for testing.
Himachal Pradesh government on Wednesday appointed KS Tomar as the chairman of the Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission (HPPSC). At present, Tomar is a senior associate editor with Hindustan Times in Jaipur. The state government appointed Tomar under Article 316 of the Constitution.
In a bid to improve the sagging image of his government, Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot dropped five tainted ministers and inducted six new ministers on Wednesday. KS Tomar
The Rajasthan government is all set to have a first information report (FIR) registered against beleaguered IPL boss Lalit Modi and his wife for the illegal purchase of two havelis (mansions) worth crores of rupees near the historic Amber Fort two years ago.
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In a major setback for the two sides, the second round of talks between Gujjar delegation led by Col Kirori Singh Bainsala and Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot failed to find out an amicable solution of five per cent reservation demand of the Gujjar community. KS Tomar reports.
In a significant development, Gujjars leader Col Kirori Singh Bainsala on Friday decided to postpone the proposed March to Jaipur to press for five per cent quota in government jobs and sent an eleven member delegation to hold talks with Rajasthan government to resolve the issue. KS Tomar
Vasundhara Raje is likely to resign as Leader of the Opposition in the Rajasthan Assembly today after meeting RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat and party leader Venkaiah Naidu in New Delhi.
The crisis-ridden BJP faced more problems on Wednesday, with former Uttarakhand CM Khanduri questioning his removal from the post and Vasundhara Raje, who has been refusing to quit her post, holding a fresh meeting of her supporters.
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Leading members of the erstwhile royal family of Jaipur closed ranks and put off the reading out of former Rajmata of Jaipur Gayatri Devi’s will. Sources close to the family indicated this was done to buy time to sort out internal differences and prevent the state government from laying its hands on any of her properties. KS Tomar
An intense battle has broken out in the Jaipur royal family over queen mother Gayatri Devi’s Rs 2,150-crore estate. Hindustan Times
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The Rajasthan High Court on Tuesday rejected a 21-year-old woman’s plea that her ‘live-in’ relationship with her boyfriend be legalised.
Distributing money at the time of elections has now proved to be troublesome for BJP leader and former Union minister Jaswant Singh and his son Manvendra Singh. Jaswant Singh was allegedly distributing money at an election rally for his son at Godriya in Rajasthan’s Barmer district. See special
The state Congress is all set to make the shifting of Indian Premier League (IPL) matches away from Jaipur an election campaign issue. KS Tomar reports.
People across political divides used the alibi of Indian culture to reflect those same biases. Even Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot said it was not the policy of his Govt to have girls and boys holding hands in public, reports HT
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Rajasthan Cricket Association president Lalit Modi rubbished allegations of misappropriating funds levelled against him by RCA member Anil Shekhawat, reports KS Tomar.
The Rajasthan Police on Monday registered a case against former chief minister Vasundhara Raje and five others in the controversial allotment of land to the Deen Dayal Trust in Jaipur, reports KS Tomar.
The team of the EOW of Delhi Police, which is visiting Rajasthan to probe allegations of forgery and rigging in the DDA Housing Scheme 2008, is looking for a former employee of SBI based in the Jhunjhunu town of Rajasthan.
After a week’s discussion and consultation with high command and senior state leaders of Congress , eleven cabinet and two state ministers were inducted into the newly formed Ashok Gehlot-led Congress Govt in Rajasthan, reports KS Tomar.
Ashok Gehlot, who spearheaded the Congress campaign and brought it back to power in assembly elections in Rajasthan, was sworn in as Chief Minister for a second term in office, report KS Tomar and Sachin Saini.