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Four killed in Rajasthan accident


August 18th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Aug 18 (IANS) Four people were killed while three others were seriously injured in a head-on collision between a truck and a van in Rajasthan's Chittorgarh district Saturday, police ... Read more...

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Man arrested in Rajasthan for selling off wife


August 4th, 2012 - 10:48 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Aug 4 (IANS) A man in Rajasthan's Chittorgarh district was booked Saturday for allegedly selling his teenaged wife for Rs.3.5 lakh soon after their marriage, police said.According to police, ... Read more...

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Girl foetus found abandoned in Rajasthan


June 16th, 2012 - 11:53 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, June 16 (IANS) Another foetus of a girl was found abandoned by the road in Rajasthan's Chittorgarh town Saturday - the latest such incident in a state where the ... Read more...

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Girl child found abandoned in Rajasthan


June 5th, 2012 - 11:06 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, June 5 (IANS) Police in Rajasthan's Chittorgarh town are looking for parents of an infant girl who was found abandoned at a bus stand Monday evening barely two days ... Read more...

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Four killed in Rajasthan bus accident


April 28th, 2012 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, April 28 (IANS) Four men were killed when the car they were travelling in collided with a bus in Rajasthan's Chittorgarh district Saturday, police said.The mishap occurred in the ... Read more...

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For those with wanderlust, Delhi Book Fair is the stop


August 29th, 2011 - 6:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) The pull of the unknown, wanderlust and India's richness as a destination of great heritage are the flavours of the 17th Delhi Book Fair ... Read more...

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She comes of age for school - at 23


August 13th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chittorgarh (Rajasthan), Aug 13 (IANS) Twenty three-year-old Parvati Devi is no ordinary woman. Belonging to a remote village in Rajasthan's Chittorgarh district, she goes hand-in-hand with her six-year-old son to school ... Read more...

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Mindset against women has to change: Women MPs (March 8 is International Women’s Day)


March 7th, 2011 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 7 (IANS) Even as India boasts of reserving 50 percent seats for women in panchayats (village councils) and awaits passage of a bill to reserve one-third of ... Read more...

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More peacocks found dead in Rajasthan


February 26th, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Feb 26 (IANS) Adding to the growing concern over peacock poaching in Rajasthan, at least seven more of the birds were found dead in Ajmer district's Bhaghera town. The dead peacocks ... Read more...

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Pedalling Delhi to Mumbai in 30 hours for a green cause


February 18th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) Having cycled from Mumbai to Delhi in four days to spread the message of peace after the 26/11 attack, 53-year-old Vinod Punmiya will try now to pedal ... Read more...

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Rajasthan atomic power plant unit starts operations


February 6th, 2010 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 6 (IANS) Unit 5 of the Rajasthan Atomic Power Project, with a capacity of 220 Megawatts (MW), at Rawatbhata in Rajasthan's Chittorgarh district started commercial operations from Thursday midnight, an ... Read more...

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Congress sweeps Rajasthan, routs BJP (Night Lead)


May 17th, 2009 - 12:24 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 16 (IANS) The Congress swept Rajasthan Saturday, winning 19 of the state's 25 Lok Sabha seats and routing the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). The Congress was leading in one ... Read more...

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Congress headed for massive win in Rajasthan (Second Lead)


May 16th, 2009 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 16 (IANS) The Congress seemed headed to sweep Rajasthan with the party bagging 13 seats and leading in another seven constituencies by late afternoon Saturday. In the 2004 elections, ... Read more...

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Congress bags two seats in Rajasthan, leads in 18 (Lead)


May 16th, 2009 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 16 (IANS) The Congress party seemed headed to sweep Rajasthan with the party bagging two seats of the 25 so far and leading in another 18 constituencies by 1.30 ... Read more...

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Congress takes huge early lead in Rajasthan


May 16th, 2009 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 16 (IANS) The Congress party took early leads in 20 seats out of 25 Lok Sabha constituencies in Rajasthan Saturday, while the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was leading in ... Read more...

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About 19 percent turnout in Rajasthan in first four hours (Second Lead)


May 7th, 2009 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 7 (IANS) Polling was mostly peaceful in Rajasthan Thursday with 18.89 percent turnout recorded in the first four hours of polling for the state's 25 parliamentary constituencies, an official ... Read more...

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11 percent turnout in Rajasthan in first two hours (Lead)


May 7th, 2009 - 1:03 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 7 (IANS) Polling was mostly peaceful in Rajasthan Thursday with around 11 percent turnout recorded in the first two hours, an official said. "Polling has so far has ... Read more...

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Voting starts in Rajasthan


May 7th, 2009 - 9:36 am ICT by IANS
Jaipur, May 7 (IANS) Polling in 25 Lok Sabha seats of Rajasthan began Thursday morning amid tight security. Voting began at 7 a.m. at 42,702 polling booths, including 6 mobile booths in ... Read more...

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Campaigning for Rajasthan Assembly polls ends today


December 2nd, 2008 - 2:08 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur, Dec 2 (ANI): The campaigning for the Rajasthan Assembly polls in all 200 constituencies will come to an end today. The polling to elect a new state Assembly will take place ... Read more...

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Anomalous archaic law on police officers’ promotion challenged


July 2nd, 2008 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday decided to examine the legality of an anomalous archaic law that divests senior officials of states' police services of their right to be ... Read more...

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Chittorgarh and Tonk peaceful, curfew on


March 23rd, 2008 - 10:44 pm ICT by admin
Jaipur, Mar 23 (ANI): The situation in Rajasthan's Chittorgarh and Tonk Districts, which witnessed communal tension on Saturday, was peaceful on Sunday, police said. Curfew, however, is still on in Chittorgarh, ... Read more...

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Curfew in Chittorgarh after communal clashes


March 22nd, 2008 - 8:57 pm ICT by admin
Jaipur, March 22 (IANS) Curfew was imposed Saturday afternoon in parts of Chittorgarh town in Rajasthan after clashes between two communities, the police said. Members of one community were enraged when they ... Read more...

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30 peacocks found dead in Rajasthan


February 26th, 2008 - 5:10 pm ICT by admin
Jaipur, Feb 26 (IANS) India's national bird is facing threat in the desert state of Rajasthan - 30 peacocks were found dead in various parts of the state. While 21 peacocks were ... Read more...

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