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Villagers complaint that this was the third incident of leopard attack in the area in recent times.(Twitter/@NandanNilekani (Vijay Prabhu))

5-yr-old Rajasthan girl killed by leopard while sleeping at home

By HT Correspondent | Edited by Abhinav Sahay, Udairpur
PUBLISHED ON MAR 09, 2021 12:52 PM IST
  • The police, however, managed to calm the agitating villagers and shifted the girl’s body to mortuary for post-mortem
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The brides arrived from Pakistan with some of their family members.
The brides arrived from Pakistan with some of their family members.

2 Pakistani brides cross Wagah border to reunite with their Indian husbands

By Mukesh Mathrani | Edited by Abhinav Sahay, Barmer
PUBLISHED ON MAR 09, 2021 11:45 AM IST
  • Nepal Singh told HT that he was very happy to meet his wife but at the same time was also upset since his younger brother’s wife could not get a visa.
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Vasundhara Chauhan has studied criminology during her Post Graduation degree and is an NCC 'C' certificate holder.
Vasundhara Chauhan has studied criminology during her Post Graduation degree and is an NCC 'C' certificate holder.

On Women's Day, Gehlot honours young girl; offers post of police sub-inspector

By HT Correspondent, Jaipur
UPDATED ON MAR 09, 2021 02:51 AM IST
  • Twenty-five-year-old Vasundhara Chauhan averted goons' attempt to free their accomplice.
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Minister of State for Medicine and Health Dr Subhash Garg said the general public was becoming fear-free as ministers, legislators and public representatives were getting vaccinated.(Himanshu Vyas/HT file photo)
Minister of State for Medicine and Health Dr Subhash Garg said the general public was becoming fear-free as ministers, legislators and public representatives were getting vaccinated.(Himanshu Vyas/HT file photo)

38 Rajasthan MLAs take first shot of Covid-19 vaccine

Posted by Harshit Sabarwal | PTI
PUBLISHED ON MAR 08, 2021 11:15 PM IST
Minister of State for Higher Education Bhanwar Singh Bhati said the country and the state are on the verge of being liberated from Covid-19 but the number of infections has started increasing.
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The woman has also filed a complaint against her actor husband, accusing him of rape and cheating.
The woman has also filed a complaint against her actor husband, accusing him of rape and cheating.

Rajasthan teen confined for a week, says 12 including minor raped her: Cops

By Aabshar Hassan Quazi, Hindustan Times, Kota
PUBLISHED ON MAR 08, 2021 09:48 PM IST
  • A 17-year-old girl has told the Kota police that she was repeatedly raped by strangers during the eight days that she was confined in the adjoining district of Jhalawar.
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More than 2.1 million beneficiaries have been vaccinated since the start of the first phase of the drive on January 16.(AP)
More than 2.1 million beneficiaries have been vaccinated since the start of the first phase of the drive on January 16.(AP)

Shortage of Covid-19 vaccine doses in Rajasthan, says health minister

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Harshit Sabarwal, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 08, 2021 06:12 PM IST
The Centre has approved doses for 6.8 million residents above the age of 60 but electoral rolls show the number of people falling in the criteria is 8.6 million. A senior official of the state’s health department said that more than 4,000 sites had been set up across Rajasthan for the entire drive.
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Former Chief Minister of Rajasthan, Vasundhara Raje is on a temple run. (Agency)
Former Chief Minister of Rajasthan, Vasundhara Raje is on a temple run. (Agency)

Religious yatra is not show of strength, it’s show of devotion: Vasundhara Raje

By HT Correspondent, Jaipur/bharatpur
PUBLISHED ON MAR 08, 2021 04:06 PM IST
  • People in large numbers turned out to wish Raje on her birthday.
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The sub inspector was arrested on Sunday after an intervention by senior police officers. (Shutterstock)
The sub inspector was arrested on Sunday after an intervention by senior police officers. (Shutterstock)

Rajasthan police officer accused of rape suspended with other senior officers

By HT Correspondent | Edited by Abhinav Sahay, Jaipur, Alwar
PUBLISHED ON MAR 08, 2021 03:38 PM IST
  • A woman was raped by a police officer of the Kherli police station after she went there to file a case against her husband.
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A man drinks water from a roadside tap during a hot day in Churu, Rajasthan on June 4, 2019. Several places in the state are reeling under ‘severe heatwave’ conditions since the last one week.(AFP)
A man drinks water from a roadside tap during a hot day in Churu, Rajasthan on June 4, 2019. Several places in the state are reeling under ‘severe heatwave’ conditions since the last one week.(AFP)

11 districts in Rajasthan to join hands with Unnat Bharat Abhiyan

By Mukesh Mathrani | Edited by Abhinav Sahay
PUBLISHED ON MAR 08, 2021 12:21 PM IST
  • The knowledge base and resources of the premier institutions of the country will be leveraged to bring in a transformational change in the rural developmental process, as per the programme objectives
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Vikramaditya is the son of BJP MLA Narpat Singh Rajvi and Ratan Kanwar, daughter of Bhairon Singh Shekhawat.(Courtesy-Facebook)
Vikramaditya is the son of BJP MLA Narpat Singh Rajvi and Ratan Kanwar, daughter of Bhairon Singh Shekhawat.(Courtesy-Facebook)

54 lakh notice to late vice-president Bhairon Singh Shekhawat’s son

By HT Correspondent, Jaipur
UPDATED ON MAR 08, 2021 12:01 PM IST
  • The government notice asks him to deposit 5,430,000 as rent for the bungalow, pending since November 2019, at a rate of 10,000/day.
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On March 4, Bishnoi broke into the victim’s house and set her afire. She succumbed to the injuries the next day.(HT file photo)
On March 4, Bishnoi broke into the victim’s house and set her afire. She succumbed to the injuries the next day.(HT file photo)

Rape victim says in video accused set her afire

By Jaykishan Sharma, Hindustan Times, Jaipur
UPDATED ON MAR 08, 2021 01:28 AM IST
  • An official said the video was recorded by a local resident who did not wish to be identified.
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File photo: BJP leader and former Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje.(PTI)
File photo: BJP leader and former Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje.(PTI)

Raje kicks off religious yatra, vows to oust Gehlot govt in Rajasthan

By HT Correspondent, Jaykishan Sharma, Jaipur, Bharatpur
UPDATED ON MAR 07, 2021 11:27 PM IST
  • Rajasthan BJP chief launched a programme against the state government, experts see factionalism in the party.
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In this file, Nripendra Mishra, the chairman of the Ram Temple Construction Committee along with Senior VHP leader Champat Rai during their inspection at Ramjanmabhoomi Nyas kaaryashala, in Ayodhya. (PTI Photo)
In this file, Nripendra Mishra, the chairman of the Ram Temple Construction Committee along with Senior VHP leader Champat Rai during their inspection at Ramjanmabhoomi Nyas kaaryashala, in Ayodhya. (PTI Photo)

VHP vice president says 515 cr collected from Rajasthan for Ram Mandir

PTI, Jaipur
PUBLISHED ON MAR 07, 2021 10:53 PM IST
A nationwide campaign was run for 42 days from January 15 to collect funds for the building of the temple and 2,500 crore has been collected till March 4.
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Police are on the illicit liquor trail since last July’s hooch tragedy that left more than 130 people dead in the border districts of Amritsar, Tarn Taran and Gurdaspur. (HT file photo)
Police are on the illicit liquor trail since last July’s hooch tragedy that left more than 130 people dead in the border districts of Amritsar, Tarn Taran and Gurdaspur. (HT file photo)

E-auction of wine shops draws bids worth 510 cr for Rajasthan shop

UPDATED ON MAR 07, 2021 10:21 PM IST
  • Additional commissioner, excise policy, CR Dewasi, told that the e-auction for the wine shops started three days ago whereby.
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In the house search of an officer, the anti-corruption bureau recovered <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>7 lakh in cash and other property documents.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
In the house search of an officer, the anti-corruption bureau recovered 7 lakh in cash and other property documents.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Rajasthan officers caught red-handed in Jaipur city busses bribery case

By HT Correspondent | Edited by Abhinav Sahay, Jaipur
PUBLISHED ON MAR 07, 2021 11:11 AM IST
  • Two state government officials were arrested for taking a bribe of four lakhs and Naresh Singhal, owner of Paras Travel Agency, was arrested for giving the bribe.
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A CCTV footage obtained from the crime scene shows the accused fleeing the spot, presumably after setting the woman on fire, DGP ML Lather said. (Representational image)
A CCTV footage obtained from the crime scene shows the accused fleeing the spot, presumably after setting the woman on fire, DGP ML Lather said. (Representational image)

Rape victim dies as accused, out on bail, sets her ablaze

By HT Correspondent, Jaipur
PUBLISHED ON MAR 07, 2021 01:55 AM IST
The woman, who was staying at her grandmother’s house, was attacked by accused Pradeep Bishnoi on Thursday.
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Schools, colleges, universities were closed in Rajasthan in March 2020 during the initial period of the pandemic.(Sunil Ghosh/HT file photo. Representative image)
Schools, colleges, universities were closed in Rajasthan in March 2020 during the initial period of the pandemic.(Sunil Ghosh/HT file photo. Representative image)

Schools, colleges in Rajasthan will have to close due to cases surge: Minister

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Harshit Sabarwal, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 06, 2021 04:15 PM IST
“Corona is spreading fast, schools and colleges will have to be closed because children are coming positive in many schools. I will talk to chief minister Ashok Gehlot and request for closure of schools, colleges and universities,” transport minister Pratap Singh Khachariyawas said while speaking to reporters.
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Gehlot also issued a warning, saying that chances of survival are less in people who are hospitalised after not following the protocols properly.(Twitter/@ashokgehlot51)
Gehlot also issued a warning, saying that chances of survival are less in people who are hospitalised after not following the protocols properly.(Twitter/@ashokgehlot51)

After getting vaccinated, Rajasthan CM Gehlot ‘sends a message to the public’

By hindustantimes.com | Written by Harshit Sabarwal, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 05, 2021 03:46 PM IST
Gehlot’s comments came after he, along with state health minister Raghu Sharma, were administered the first dose of the vaccine at the Sawai Man Singh Hospital in Jaipur.
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MEA officials have directed the Indian embassy in Kuwait to help Kumbh Singh.(Sourced Photo)
MEA officials have directed the Indian embassy in Kuwait to help Kumbh Singh.(Sourced Photo)

Barmer man gets life threats from Kuwait employer, Indian embassy 'offers' help

By Mukesh Mathrani | Edited by Abhinav Sahay, Barmer
UPDATED ON MAR 05, 2021 02:29 PM IST
  • The brother of the man stuck in Kuwait, said the employer even used to beat his brother and threaten not to let him ever return to India.
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Representational Image. (Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Representational Image. (Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Out on bail, rape accused sets woman complainant on fire in Rajasthan

By HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times, Jaipur
UPDATED ON MAR 06, 2021 12:53 AM IST
Police have retrieved CCTV footage from near the crime scene that shows the man, who was out on bail, running after setting the woman on fire and then fleeing on a bike. They said the woman had lodged a rape case against Bishnoi two years ago
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Health worker in PPE kit collects swab sample for Covid-19 RT-PCR test (HT photo/Representative photo)
Health worker in PPE kit collects swab sample for Covid-19 RT-PCR test (HT photo/Representative photo)

Rajasthan: Over 200 new Covid-19 cases in 24 hours amid 2nd wave fears

By Aabshar Hassan Quazi | Edited by Abhinav Sahay, Kota
PUBLISHED ON MAR 04, 2021 04:31 PM IST
  • Several experts said that full-scale resumption of economic activity, near full people movement and laxity in compliance to Covid appropriate behaviour are reasons behind the recent spurt in cases.
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Poonia raised issues related to farmers' suicide, farm loan waiver and deaths of infants in the past at a hospital in Kota.(ANI)
Poonia raised issues related to farmers' suicide, farm loan waiver and deaths of infants in the past at a hospital in Kota.(ANI)

Rajasthan assembly adjourned briefly after uproar by legislators

PTI, Jaipur
PUBLISHED ON MAR 04, 2021 03:36 PM IST
The uproar started when BJP legislator Satish Poonia was speaking during the discussion on the budget in the House.
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Vasudev Devnani had expressed his displeasure over the attack on ABVP workers in Jaipur. (HT FILE PHOTO)
Vasudev Devnani had expressed his displeasure over the attack on ABVP workers in Jaipur. (HT FILE PHOTO)

BJP leader apologises to Speaker for member's behaviour in Rajasthan Assembly

PTI, Jaipur
PUBLISHED ON MAR 03, 2021 08:43 PM IST
Speaker Joshi said the behaviour of Devnani was wrong. He was raising issue when the Chair was giving ruling.
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The woman had filed a police complaint of her daughter's abduction on February 25.
The woman had filed a police complaint of her daughter's abduction on February 25.

Rajasthan woman alleges police inaction in daughter’s abduction, dies by suicide

By Mukesh Mathrani | Edited by Abhinav Sahay, Barmer
UPDATED ON MAR 03, 2021 03:25 PM IST
  • Protestors are staging a dharna with the woman’s body outside the sub divisional officer’s office in Bhinmal. They said they would not accept her body till the minor girl was rescued.
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Heatwave conditions at many places with severe heatwave in isolated pockets are very likely over Vidarbha, west Rajasthan, the IMD said.(AFP)
Heatwave conditions at many places with severe heatwave in isolated pockets are very likely over Vidarbha, west Rajasthan, the IMD said.(AFP)

Rajasthan: About 2.5 lakh youth availed unemployment allowance since 2019

PTI
PUBLISHED ON MAR 03, 2021 03:22 PM IST
After the commencement of the scheme from February 2019 till December 2020, 4,56,678 applications were received.
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BJP National President JP Nadda(ANI Photo)
BJP National President JP Nadda(ANI Photo)

Rajasthan: Nadda asks BJP officials to strengthen cadre, do self-analysis

ANI
PUBLISHED ON MAR 02, 2021 03:36 PM IST
Addressing the 'State Executive Meeting' at Birla Auditorium, Jaipur, Nadda asked the officials to complete the formation of booth committees by September 24.
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Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot.(PTI file)
Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot.(PTI file)

Rajasthan Assembly passes Appropriation Bill

PTI, Jaipur
PUBLISHED ON MAR 01, 2021 08:34 PM IST
With the passing of the bill, he said, an amount of 36,253.95 crore can be paid and utilised.
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BKC Jombo's timing for Covid-19 vaccination is from 9 am to 5 pm. Satish Bate/HT(Satish Bate/HT)
BKC Jombo's timing for Covid-19 vaccination is from 9 am to 5 pm. Satish Bate/HT(Satish Bate/HT)

Rajasthan begins second phase of Covid-19 vaccination

By Jaykishan Sharma, Jaipur
UPDATED ON MAR 01, 2021 07:28 PM IST
  • Health secretary Siddharth Majahan said, “The vaccination is going on smoothly across the state. People are enthusiastic".
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A man gets a dose of Covid-19 vaccine. (ANI Photo)
A man gets a dose of Covid-19 vaccine. (ANI Photo)

Rajasthan to begin phase 2 of Covid-19 vaccination on Monday

By HT Correspondent, Jaipur
UPDATED ON FEB 28, 2021 06:09 PM IST
  • Private hospitals can charge up to 250 for a dose of the Covid-19 vaccine.
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