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AICC general secretary Ashok Gehlot, who is contesting December 7 assembly elections from Jodhpur’s Sardarpura seat, is conducting electioneering in Mewar region for the party.
Senior Congress leader Ashok Gehlot on Saturday attacked Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje on the issue of corruption.(HT File Photo)
Updated on Nov 24, 2018 03:03 PM IST
Press Trust of India
Resident doctors of all seven government medical colleges in Rajasthan are on strike after police started an investigation on a complaint of a lady who in her FIR on November 13 complained that a doctor on duty attempted to molest her while she was admitted in labour room for delivery.
Patients wait at the outpatient department of SMS Hospital in Jaipur on Wednesda, Novmeber 21, 2018, during an indefinite strike by resident doctors.(HT Photo)
Updated on Nov 22, 2018 02:49 PM IST
For the second day, angry supporters of Pipalda constituency aspirant Bhanu Pratap Singh ransacked the Congress’s office in Kota, while in Jaipur, they burnt effigies and sat on a protest outside the party office.
Rebellion in the Congress over distribution of tickets for assembly elections continued in Kota, Jaipur and Ajmer.(PTI)
Published on Nov 18, 2018 11:27 AM IST
The constituency, which is reserved for Scheduled Caste (SC) candidate, is dominated by voters from Koli and Meghwal communities. Both the communities together account for over 70% votes.
The constituency has sent BJP nominee Anita Bhadel to the state assembly in the past three state elections.(HT File Photo)
Updated on Nov 02, 2018 09:19 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Ajmer |
PM Modi was speaking at the Vijay Sankalp rally in Rajasthan’s Ajmer, campaign for the upcoming election in Rajasthan.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and others wave at their supporters during 'Vijay Sankalp Sabha', in Ajmer, Saturday, Oct 6, 2018.(PTI)
Updated on Oct 06, 2018 04:12 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |
Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the BJP’s poll campaign in Rajasthan on Saturday with the Vijay Sankalp rally in Ajmer. The rally will mark the conclusion of chief minister Vasundhara Raje’s Rajasthan Gaurav Yatra.The BJP is leaving no stone unturned to make Modi’s public rally a grand success. State unit president Madan Lal Saini has said that three lakh people will be attending the rally.
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the Centre brought relief for triple talaq victims.(Twitter/@BJPLive)
Updated on Oct 06, 2018 03:41 PM IST
PM Modi’s public meeting in Ajmer will mark the conclusion of chief minister Vasundhara Raje’s Rajasthan Gaurav Yatra.
Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje inspected preparations for PM Modi’s rally in Ajmer.(HT Photo)
Updated on Oct 06, 2018 08:45 AM IST
The BJP’ state election management committee has proposed a schedule for the PM Modi’s public meetings in Rajasthan which is awaiting the PMO’s nod.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will kick start BJP’s campaign in poll-bound Rajasthan with a rally in Ajmer on October 6, 2018.(AFP)
Updated on Oct 04, 2018 03:38 PM IST
Rajasthan BJP plans to axe most MLAs in the 16 assembly seats under Alwar and Ajmer Lok Sabha constituencies where the party lost badly in the bypolls held earlier this year, a senior party leader said
The Alwar and Ajmer Lok Sabha constituencies comprise eight assembly seats each.(HT Photo)
Published on Sep 18, 2018 04:57 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Jaipur |
Nur Jahan was the twentieth and most cherished wife of the Emperor Jahangir. Unlike his other wives, she ruled the vast Mughal empire alongside him. This excerpt from Ruby Lal’s biography of the Empress reveals some of the traits that endeared her to her husband
Emperor Jahangir and Prince Khurram (later Shah Jahan) with Nur Jahan, c1624-1625.(Heritage Images/Getty Images)
Updated on Aug 18, 2018 09:28 AM IST
Hindustan Times |
The Ajmer police registered a case under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (Pocso) Act after a class 11 student complained of sexual abuse by some class 12 students.
Updated on Aug 03, 2018 08:42 AM IST
According to the FIR lodged by the student’s father, with the school’s management committee seconding it, the Class 11 student was sexually abused by his seniors for several days.
Surendra Kulkarni, principal and director of Mayo College, said the police is investigating the matter.(File photo)
Updated on Aug 01, 2018 09:36 PM IST
The accused claimed that they would invest the investors’ money in real estate projects at Versova and Rajasthan.
The Economic Offense Wing (EOW) of Mumbai police arrested the husband-wife duo for allegedly duping people.(HT PHOTO)
Updated on Jul 25, 2018 12:13 AM IST
Hindustan Times |
Vijay Kumar Yadav
The officials can’t stop singing paeans to the Mukhyamantri Jal Swavalamban Abhiyan (MJSA) for helping Rajasthan improve its ranking in the NITI Aayog’s composite water management index — from 13th to 10th. Ironically, the ambitious project launched by chief minister Vasundhra Raje with an aim to make state self-sufficient in water by conserving and harvesting rainwater, has failed to find many takers among political leaders and institutions.
A pond constructed under the Mukhyamantri Jal Swavalamban Abhiyan in Bikaner.(HT FILE PHOTO)
Updated on Jul 19, 2018 10:47 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Jaipur |
According to the meteorological department forecast, thunderstorms with light to moderate rain is likely to occur in east Rajasthan and isolated places in west Rajasthan.
Vehicles wade through waterlogged streets during rains in Jaipur on Thursday.(HT Photo)
Updated on Jul 12, 2018 10:03 PM IST
Ajmer district administration helps 20 poor children to bring them into mainstream of society
Ajmer district collector Arti Dogra and SP Rajendra Singh with the children at school on Tuesday.(HT Photo)
Updated on Jul 05, 2018 10:31 PM IST
Failing to get a response from education department officials, women villagers too joined the strike on Saturday.
Villagers sit on hunger strike demanding school be upgraded.(HT PHOTO)
Updated on Jun 23, 2018 10:13 PM IST
On ground, the ERCP would also provide drinking water to over 20 dams of 13 districts– Kota, Bundi, Baran, Jhalawar, Dholpur, Sawai Madhopur, Ajmer, Jaipur, Tonk, Dausa, Alwar, Bharatpur and Karauli.
ERCP aims to provide drinking water to 40% of state population through interlinking of rivers.(HT FILE (REPRESENTATIVE PIC))
Updated on Jun 20, 2018 10:11 PM IST
The woman, 21-year-old Gaille Chouteau, dropped off the radar soon after she checked out of a Pushkar hotel on June 1. On Wednesday, Sushma Swaraj assured her friends that she would be traced soon.
The police action comes a day after external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj assured the woman’s friends on Twitter that the authorities would “trace her out” soon.(AFP File Photo)
Published on Jun 14, 2018 03:16 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Pushkar (Ajmer) |
Engineers from Bharat Electronics Limited will conduct the first level checking of control units and ballot units available at the EVM warehouse at various districts in Rajasthan.
14 state-level master trainers have been trained to impart training on EVMs, who will soon start training in the districts.(HT File Photo)
Updated on Jun 13, 2018 10:34 PM IST
A local court in Ajmer on Monday ruled that a 10-year-old female elephant calf, rescued from illegal custody, be handed over to the state wildlife department.
The chief judicial magistrate, Ajmer, directed the chief wildlife warden of Rajasthan to take the custody of the calf, named Suman.(HT File)
Updated on May 28, 2018 10:58 PM IST
While 90.3% of girls passed the examination, the pass percentage of boys was 83.7%.
Chaahat Bodhraj, Humanities topper, third in country.(HT PHOTO)
Updated on May 26, 2018 10:38 PM IST
Among the students who performed well in Classes 10 and 12 exams in 2016 and 2017, 16 bagged gold and 263 got silver medals. Nine students of 2016 and seven of 2017 batches were awarded gold medals.
The convocation ceremony of Secondary Education Rajasthan in Ajmer on Thursday.(Deepak Sharma/HT PHOTO)
Updated on May 24, 2018 10:00 PM IST
The overall pass percentage in Science was 86.60 while in Commerce it was 91.09%.
State education minister Vasudev Devnani declares Class 12 Science and Commerce result in Ajmer on Wednesday.(Deepak Sharma/HT PHOTO)
Updated on May 23, 2018 10:32 PM IST
Vasundhara Raje likely to take part in the mass outreach programme.
The BJP at a mass outreach initiative in Jhalawar.(HT file photo)
Updated on May 22, 2018 10:20 PM IST
Under the new aviation policy of Centre, the regional connectivity scheme, UDAN, has been launched, where Rajasthan was the first state to sign a memorandum of understanding.
Across the country a number tourist regions have been identified for air connectivity and in Rajasthan-- Bikaner, Jaisalmer, Uttarlai (Barmer) and Kishangarh--were identified.(HT FILE PHOTO)
Updated on May 20, 2018 10:00 PM IST
The man landed up in the hospital with a snakebite.
The man and his friends were trying to show that they did not fear snakes.(HT Photo/Representative image)
Updated on May 17, 2018 11:49 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Ajmer |
At first, changes will be carried out in the organisational structure from the polling booth to the district unit in Alwar, Ajmer and Mandalgarh where the party suffered a defeat in the by-elections held in January.
A child waves a BJP flag during a public meeting in Ajmer.(HT File Photo)
Updated on May 16, 2018 10:08 PM IST
Official data shows Alwar is followed by Ajmer with 82 cases. Barmer and Udaipur have 81 each
As against 2017, Alwar had recorded 120 cases under POCSO in 2016 and 109 in 2015.(HT PHOTO)
Updated on May 16, 2018 10:04 PM IST
President Ram Nath Kovind, wife, Savita, and daughter, Swati, offered prayers at Pushkar Sarovar on Monday. The first family did not go inside the Brahma temple but prayed from the temple stairs and left Pushkar. Administrative sources said the first lady had problem climbing the stairs and therefore the couple offered prayers from outside the temple.
The President offered prayers at the Brahma temple and the dargah of Sufi Saint Hazarat Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti in Ajmer on Monday.(Deepak Sharma/ HT Photo)
Updated on May 14, 2018 10:40 PM IST