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Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot throws mike on the floor during public event

Published on Jun 03, 2023 09:06 PM IST

The chief minister, who was sitting on a chair, threw the microphone towards his left where the Barmer district collector was standing.

Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot (PTI)
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In Rajasthan, plant 2 trees for every new house or face…’: Town planning dept

The plants will have to be looked after until they become trees, failure to do so will lead to a fine of ₹1,000 per tree, the amendment stated.

The step by the town planning department was taken after there was a decrease in the proportion of the greenery area to the construction area in big cities like Jaipur. (File)
Updated on Jun 01, 2023 05:29 PM IST

Free electricity plan ‘re-announced under pressure’: BJP's swipe at Ashok Gehlot

BJP leaders claimed the Rajasthan CM announced the free electricity plan after coming under pressure following PM Modi's rally in the state.

LoP in Rajasthan assembly Rajendra Rathore (L). Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot (C). Union minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat (R)(File)
Updated on Jun 01, 2023 05:27 PM IST

No electricity bill for consumption of first 100 units of power: Gehlot

Gehlot's announcement comes hours after Prime Minister Narendra Modi sounded the poll bugle in Rajasthan, launching his biggest attack on Congress.

Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot.(HT_PRINT)
Updated on May 31, 2023 11:05 PM IST
By | Written by Aryan Prakash

It is fundamental right of individuals to choose their sex, gender: Rajasthan HC

Stating every person has the right to fully enjoy all human rights, a single bench of justice Anoop Kumar Dhand ordered the authorities to consider modifying the service record of a person who was assigned the female gender at birth

Rajasthan high court (File Photo)
Updated on May 29, 2023 05:23 PM IST
ByDinesh Bothra

Rajasthan braces for gusty winds and rainfall; ‘orange alert’ for next 3 days

IMD has issued an ‘orange alert’ for Jaipur, Bikaner, Jodhpur, Ajmer, and Bharatpur divisions, anticipating intense thunderstorms.

Rainfall measuring 3 centimeters was recorded in several locations including Nasirabad and Vijaynagar (both in Ajmer), Todabhim (Karauli), Nagrafort (Tonk), and Jaipur on Sunday.(HT Photo/Sanchit Khanna)
Published on May 28, 2023 11:10 PM IST

Another student dies by suicide in Kota; fifth this month

So far this year, nine students have died by suicide, and two have made attempts in Kota. The suicides have been attributed to mental stress and the pressure of studies. Last year, 15 coaching students died by suicide in Kota

 (Representative Photo)
Updated on May 27, 2023 05:56 PM IST

Rajasthan: Police arrest man for murder, cannibalism in Pali district

Police have identified the accused as Surendra Thakur, a resident of Mumbai and the deceased woman as Shanti Devi, 65), a resident of Saradhana village

 (Representative Photo)
Updated on May 27, 2023 03:55 PM IST
ByMukesh Mathrani

On paper leak case, Gehlot takes dig at Pilot; Dismisses compensation demand

CM Ashok Gehlot made the remarks after Pilot demanded compensation for the affected candidates as well as reconstitution of RPSC.

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot(ANI)
Updated on May 26, 2023 05:52 AM IST

Student found hanging from ceiling fan of hostel room in Kota

This is the third suspected suicide this month in Rajasthan’s Kota, where over 225000 students are estimated to be undergoing coaching for tests for admissions to medical and engineering colleges

Police said the student had arrived in Kota a month back from Bihar. (HT PHOTO)
Updated on May 25, 2023 04:24 PM IST

Rajasthan police rescue 7-yr-old girl sold, married to 38-yr-old man in Dholpur

Deepak Khandelwal, circle officer, Mania, said the girl was rescued, and a complaint was registered against those involved in human trafficking and child marriage under Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act (POCSO) Act, and Prohibition of Child Marriage Act, 2006

 (Representative Photo)
Updated on May 24, 2023 01:55 PM IST

‘CM will respond’: Rajasthan Congress chief on Sachin Pilot's threat to Gehlot

Randhawa said, “Pilot has given an ultimatum to CM. It is the CM who can respond to his ultimatum. When it comes to Congress party, I will definitely respond.”

Pilot has threatened Gehlot stating he would launch a state-wide movement if action on his demands was not taken by the month-end. (File)
Published on May 23, 2023 02:00 PM IST

6 months into marriage, woman burnt alive for dowry in Rajasthan’s Sawai Madhopur

The victim’s father alleged that his daughter’s in-laws started torturing her demanding a motorcycle and ₹50,000

Police said the body was handed over to the family after post-mortem. (Representative Image)
Updated on May 22, 2023 03:15 PM IST

9-year-old boy falls into borewell in Jaipur, rescued

After a few hours of rescue efforts by the team, the child was safely pulled out of the deep pit.

Visuals from the spot.(ANI)
Published on May 20, 2023 06:53 PM IST

Over 2.31 crore, 1 kg gold found in basement raid Jaipur's Yojana Bhawan

The basement from where the cash was found was accessed by Aadhaar-UID-linked staff.

More than <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>2.31 crore in cash and one kg of gold were recovered and seven employees of the Yojana Bhawan were detained. (Representational Image)(Reuters)
Published on May 20, 2023 06:11 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Lingamgunta Nirmitha Rao

Rajasthan: One killed, four injured in Madarsa building collapse in Bharatpur

Police said the incident took place near Jhantli village under police station Seekri where a building of Madarsa was being constructed on Sikri to Pahari road

An under-construction Madarsa building collapsed in Bharatpur on Wednesday evening (HT Photo)
Updated on May 18, 2023 04:20 PM IST
BySuresh Foujdar

23-year-old man beheaded in Rajasthan’s Jalore

The Jalore police said prohibitory orders under section 144 of the criminal procedure code have also been imposed in the area and mobile internet has been suspended

Villagers demanding action against the man who allegedly beheaded another villagers in Jalore district
Updated on May 18, 2023 03:51 PM IST
ByMukesh Mathrani

Votes won on basis of ‘politics of service’, not ‘posters’: Nitin Gadkari

The union minister said the concept of “politics of service” was brought in by RSS ideologue Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya, and that he defined his politics on this concept

Gadkari was addressing a programme on the death anniversary of former vice president Bhairon Singh Shekhawat. (ANI photo)
Updated on May 15, 2023 06:55 PM IST

Sachin Pilot threatens agitation if action not taken on his demands by month-end

The public meeting marked the completion of Pilot’s five-day foot march from Ajmer to Jaipur over “inaction” by the state government

Congress leader Sachin Pilot with supporters during his ‘Jan Sangharsh Yatra’, in Jaipur. (PTI photo)
Updated on May 15, 2023 05:24 PM IST

Congress’ Karnataka win is people’s response to BJP’s politics of religion: Gehlot

Voting for the Karnataka assembly elections was held on May 10 and the counting of votes is underway. Congress has so far won 107 seats and is leading on 29 more

Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot (File Photo)
Updated on May 13, 2023 07:00 PM IST

Two burnt to death in truck-trailer head-on collision in Rajasthan’s Barmer

One more person was injured in the incident and was taken to a nearby government hospital for treatment, station house officer, Sindhari police station, Surendra Kumar said

 (HT Photo)
Updated on May 13, 2023 05:22 PM IST
ByMukesh Mathrani

Watch: Sachin Pilot invokes ‘Karnataka lesson’ for Congress in Rajasthan

Sachin Pilot's remarks came on the second day of his 125-km-long ‘Jan Sangharsh Yatra' against corruption during the previous BJP regime.

Ajmer: Congress leader Sachin Pilot during his Jan Sanghrah Yatra in Kishangarh tehsil in Ajmer district, Friday, May 12, 2023. (PTI Photo) (PTI05_12_2023_000164B)(PTI)
Published on May 12, 2023 08:11 PM IST
By | Edited by Aniruddha Dhar

17-yr-old student preparing for NEET dies by suicide in Rajasthan’s Kota: Police

This is the third similar case reported in the last one week and fifth in the past five months from the Rajasthan city

The student was preparing for the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) and was a native of Patna. (Representative file image)
Updated on May 12, 2023 06:47 PM IST

Pilot’s Sangharsh Yatra personal: Rajasthan Congress chief Govind Dotasara

Rajasthan Congress president Govind Singh Dotasara said Sachin Pilot's foot march against alleged corruption and paper leaks is "his personal" and not party-related. Meanwhile, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot took a veiled swipe at Pilot, saying those creating factions can never be successful or loyal to the party. Pilot had previously held a one-day sit-in against Gehlot's Congress-led government in April.

Pilot’s Sangharsh Yatra personal: Rajasthan Congress chief Govind Dotasara
Updated on May 11, 2023 04:57 PM IST

Rajasthan: Tiger T-104 dies at Sajjangarh biological park a day after relocation

District Forest Officer (DFO) Ajay Chittora said that the tiger T-104 was brought to the biological park on Tuesday, where he was kept under observation

The tiger was recently declared a man-eater (HT Photo)
Updated on May 10, 2023 06:13 PM IST

PM Modi in Rajasthan launches development projects worth over Rs.5,000 crore

The prime minister while addressing a programme Nathdwara, said governments in the past worked for short-term political gains and neglected development for which the country has paid a heavy price

PM Modi arrived in Rajasthan on Wednesday morning and offered prayers at the Shrinathji temple (Twitter Photo)
Updated on May 10, 2023 05:19 PM IST

‘Some people are so full of negativity that…’: PM Modi targets Opp in Rajasthan

PM launches development projects in Rajasthan, says some people don't want anything good happen in country

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses during a programme to lay foundation stone and dedicate various projects, in Nathdwara, Rajasthan. (PTI)
Published on May 10, 2023 01:52 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Yagya Sharma

PM Modi visits Rajasthan's Shrinathji temple, to launch 5,500 cr worth projects

Modi will lay foundation stones for road construction projects for upgradation to two-lane in Rajsamand, Udaipur and redevelopment of Udaipur railway station.

Shrinathji Temple officials felicitate PM Narendra Modi in Nathdwara, Rajasthan. (ANI)
Updated on May 10, 2023 12:38 PM IST

IAF’s MiG-21 fighter jet crashes in Rajasthan, 3 civilians dead; pilot ejects safely

The deceased have been identified as two women, while a man was also injured, according to initial reports

The MIG-21 fighter jet of the Indian Air Force. (AP File Photo)
Updated on May 08, 2023 01:35 PM IST

Election commission should ban prime minister’s campaigning in Karnataka: Gehlot

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday urged the people of Karnataka to say ‘Jai Bajrangbali’ when they cast their vote to “punish” the Congress for its “culture of abuse”, as the BJP stepped up attack on the opposition party over its election manifesto promise of banning the Bajrang Dal

Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot (Twitter Photo)
Updated on May 07, 2023 05:03 PM IST
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