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13-year-old Delhi girl rescued from human traffickers


September 5th, 2012 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Sep 5 (IANS) Police Wednesday rescued a 13-year-old girl in Rajasthan's Alwar district and arrested two men who had brought her from Delhi to sell her, officials said.The two ... Read more...

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Two murders convicts escape from Gurgaon jail


September 1st, 2012 - 1:20 am ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Aug 31 (IANS) Two murder convicts escaped from the Bhondsi district jail Friday as the jail complex was being cleaned, a police official said.They were identified as Zile Singh, ... Read more...

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Job seekers at Maruti’s Manesar plant prey for agents, touts


August 18th, 2012 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Aug 18 (IANS) As Maruti Suzuki announced the termination of over 500 permanent workers and restoration of operations at its Manesar plant from Aug 21, job aspirants in the ... Read more...

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Two teachers booked for raping students


August 16th, 2012 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Aug 16 (IANS) Two teachers were Thursday booked for raping two girl students at a government school by blackmailing them on the basis of video clips showing them in ... Read more...

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Rajasthan to offer houses to urban poor


August 9th, 2012 - 1:06 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Aug 8 (IANS) The Rajasthan cabinet Wednesday gave approval to various proposals, including related to execution of a housing scheme for urban poor and establishment of universities in the ... Read more...

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Six cops injured in mob attack in Rajasthan


August 8th, 2012 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Aug 8 (IANS) Two vehicles were set on fire and at least six policemen were injured in a mob attack in Rajasthan's Alwar town during an anti-encroachment drive Wednesday, ... Read more...

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Tetra Pak India joins Coca-Cola-NDTV ‘Support My School’ campaign


August 7th, 2012 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) A revitalised upper primary school in Rajasthan's Alwar district was Tuesday dedicated under the Coca-Cola-NDTV "Support My School" campaign by Tetra Pak India and ... Read more...

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Steps to boost Indian apparel exports on anvil


August 7th, 2012 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 6 (IANS) India's textiles ministry is mulling a series of measures to boost export of readymade garments (apparel) despite growing competition from countries like Bangladesh, Vietnam, Kampuchea and ... Read more...

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Three bus passengers burnt alive in Rajasthan


July 17th, 2012 - 1:06 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, July 16 (IANS) Three men were burnt alive while at least three others sustained burns when the bus in which they were travelling caught fire in Rajasthan's Alwar district ... Read more...

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Honda’s third manufacturing unit to be ready in 2013


June 20th, 2012 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, June 20 (IANS) Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India's third manufacturing unit - in Bangalore - is expected to be ready in 2013, a top company official said Wednesday."The 1.2 ... Read more...

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Rajasthan, Harayana issued notice on illegal mining (Lead)


June 8th, 2012 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday issued notice to the Rajasthan and Haryana governments on a petition that alleged illegal mining was continuing in the states ... Read more...

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Apex court issues notice to Rajasthan on illegal mining


June 8th, 2012 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday issued notice to the Rajasthan government on a petition alleging that despite a ban, illegal mining was continuing in the state's ... Read more...

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Sariska villagers protest relocation


May 16th, 2012 - 12:54 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 15 (IANS) Hundreds of people Tuesday blocked the main entrance of the Sariska tiger sanctuary in Rajasthan's Alwar district, protesting relocation of their villages falling within the reserve, ... Read more...

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At 100, ex-army man gifts hospital to Rajasthan village (Feature)


May 15th, 2012 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Dudavas (Rajasthan), May 15 (IANS) For Rao Kabool Singh, a World War Two veteran who turned 100 this weekend, it has been a life of service with the army man ... Read more...

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Two labourers buried under mine debris


April 12th, 2012 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 11 (IANS) Two labourers were buried under the debris after an explosion in an illegal gravel mine in Rajasthan's Alwar district, police said Wednesday.The two labourers were buried ... Read more...

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Sariska area villagers protest relocation


March 31st, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, March 31 (IANS) Around 100 villagers protesting relocation of their villages in the periphery of Sariska Tiger Sanctuary in Rajasthan's Alwar district courted arrest Saturday, police said.The villagers had ... Read more...

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Mewat tense after mob fury


March 29th, 2012 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 29 (IANS) Tension prevailed in Mewat district of south Haryana after an angry mob Thursday evening torched two state transport buses and damaged other property to protest Haryana ... Read more...

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Haryana wants central funding for NCR area


December 27th, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 27 (IANS) The Haryana government has urged the National Capital Region Planning Board (NCRPB) to consider funding various projects in all 26 urban local bodies (ULBs) falling in ... Read more...

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15 people injured in Rajasthan communal clash


November 28th, 2011 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Nov 28 (IANS) At least 15 people were seriously injured in a communal clash in Rajasthan's Alwar district Monday, sparked off after some people issued an order to cut ... Read more...

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24-year-old manual scavenger wins beauty pageant


November 19th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) Once a manual scavenger, Indira Athwal was crowned New Princess-2011 on the occasion of World Toilet Day here Saturday.The 38 contestants in the unique beauty ... Read more...

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Nod for rapid transit system in three NCR corridors


November 6th, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 6 (IANS) The central government has given "in principle" approval to a Regional Rapid Transit System (RRTS) in three important corridors of National Capital Region (NCR) -- ... Read more...

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Opportunities to Tihar inmates incomparable: Minister


October 18th, 2011 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Lauding the Tihar Jail's administration, Minister of State for Home Affairs Jitendra Singh said Monday the environment and opportunities provided to its inmates are incomparable.Inaugurating ... Read more...

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Missing Rajasthan official traced to Chandigarh


September 4th, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Sep 4 (IANS) Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer Naveen Jain, who had gone missing from a restaurant in Rajasthan?s Alwar district earlier this week, was Sunday traced to Chandigarh ... Read more...

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Missing Rajasthan official’s wife hospitalised


September 3rd, 2011 - 10:34 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Sep 3 (IANS) The wife of missing Rajasthan official Naveen Jain was Saturday admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) of a hospital here after she took ill, an ... Read more...

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Missing Rajasthan official was depressed, says wife


August 31st, 2011 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Aug 31 (IANS) A day after Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer Naveen Jain went missing from a restaurant in Rajasthan's Alwar district, his wife said Wednesday he was depressed ... Read more...

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Rajasthan officer ‘disappears’


August 30th, 2011 - 7:50 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Aug 30 (IANS) An Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer went missing from a restaurant in Rajasthan's Alwar district Tuesday morning, leaving behind a note for his wife and son ... Read more...

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Cat and mouse game over Rajasthan’s tigers


June 29th, 2011 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, June 29 (IANS) The Rajasthan government's failure to speed up relocation of villages inside the two tiger reserves in the state has once again raised doubts over its decisiveness ... Read more...

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Once barred from her gods, she now ‘lights’ their lamps


June 21st, 2011 - 12:14 pm ICT by IANS
Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh), June 21 (IANS) For nearly three decades Guddi Athwal was not allowed to enter any of the temples in her neighbourhood in Rajasthan because she was an ... Read more...

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Two US nationals charged with helping Taliban


April 30th, 2011 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New York, April 30 (IANS) Two American nationals have been extradited from Romania to the US on charges of providing the Taliban with high-tech weapons to protect their ... Read more...

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Spanish tourist alleges molestation in Rajasthan


April 18th, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 18 (IANS) A 20-year-old Spanish woman has filed a complaint that a man molested her on pretext of yoga practice in Pushkar town in Rajasthan's Ajmer district, ... Read more...

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Support across Rajasthan for Anna Hazare’s crusade


April 8th, 2011 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 8 (IANS) Fasts, candlelight marches, rallies - support and solidarity poured across Rajasthan for social activist Anna Hazare, whose indefinite fast at New Delhi for a stringent anti-corruption ... Read more...

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Commando held with contraband in Delhi


February 25th, 2011 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) A National Security Guard (NSG) commando and his associate were arrested here allegedly with around 26 kg of a banned hypnotic drug worth Rs.1 crore, police said ... Read more...

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Student commits suicide by jumping off Metro station


February 15th, 2011 - 11:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) A 22-year-engineering student committed suicide by jumping off an elevated Metro station in west Delhi, police said Tuesday.Police said the body was recovered Monday near the Kirti ... Read more...

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Seven charged by US for ‘aiding Taliban efforts against America’


February 15th, 2011 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.15 (ANI): Seven people including two Americans have been charged by the United States for conspiring to aid the Taliban,According to US officials, two Americans, identified as Alwar Pouryan ... Read more...

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Sulabh founder to address Cambridge University students


January 20th, 2011 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 20 (IANS) An Indian social activist campaigning for the rehabilitation of manual scavengers has been invited to interact with the students of Cambridge University.Bindeshwar Pathak, the founder of Sulabh International, ... Read more...

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