Tag: Rajasthan

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  • 15 dead, 26 injured after tent collapses at religious event in Rajasthan; Modi, Gehlot express grief

    15 dead, 26 injured after tent collapses at religious event in Rajasthan; Modi, Gehlot express grief

    CM Ashok Gehlot has announced a compensation of Rs 5 lakh each to the next of the kin of those who lost their lives and Rs 2 lakh each to the injured.

    June 24, 2019
  • India may have witnessed worst-ever summer

    India may have witnessed worst-ever summer

    The national capital saw mercury being over 45 degree Celsius for many days in the past two weeks while it touched 48 degree Celsius on Monday "hottest ever day in June.

    June 12, 2019
  • Elusive achche din

    Elusive achche din

    Mr Modi, who was almost single-handedly responsible for BJP's landslide victory, has the humongous responsibility of fulfilling the promises that he had made in 2014 and 2019. The Government can achieve its promise of achche din only if it starts working for achche din from day one of its tenure.

    June 11, 2019
  • Tata Power to build 100 MW solar project in Gujarat

    Tata Power to build 100 MW solar project in Gujarat

    "Our subsidiary Tata Power Renewable Energy Ltd has received the order to build the 100MW solar plant from the state-run Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd (GUVNL) at Raghanesda solar part."

    May 31, 2019
  • Delhi to witness severe heat wave, mercury might cross 45

    Delhi to witness severe heat wave, mercury might cross 45

    “We are experiencing the first heat wave spell in the northern belt. Heatwave conditions might become severe in the coming 3-4 days in Delhi-NCR, Punjab, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh. No thunderstorm/rain shower expected,” informed BP Yadav, Deputy Director General, India Meteorological Department (IMD).

    May 29, 2019
  • Rajasthan govt orders appointment of Alwar gangrape case victim as police constable

    Rajasthan govt orders appointment of Alwar gangrape case victim as police constable

    The woman, a Dalit, was allegedly raped by five men in Thanagaji area of Alwar on April 26 in front of her husband.

    May 28, 2019
  • Barmer: The last town

    Barmer: The last town

    Due to its location, the district has a large variation in temperature, from 51 °C in peak summer to 0 °C in winter. One could hardly imagine life in these severe conditions and how its residents are surviving.

    May 23, 2019
  • Row as Rajasthan proposes changes in Savarkar study

    Row as Rajasthan proposes changes in Savarkar study

    Three years ago, the then BJP government had introduced Savarkar in the school syllabus as a freedom fighter, a patriot and great revolutionary.

    May 13, 2019
  • Why didn’t you withdraw support to Rajasthan government, PM Modi asks Mayawati

    Why didn’t you withdraw support to Rajasthan government, PM Modi asks Mayawati

    The alleged gang rape took place on April 26 when a Dalit couple, riding on a motorcycle on Thanagaji-Alwar road, was waylaid by the accused who came on two bikes.

    May 12, 2019
  • Terrorist attacks had become daily affair during Congress rule: PM Modi in Rajasthan

    Terrorist attacks had become daily affair during Congress rule: PM Modi in Rajasthan

    The PM also slammed the grand old party for questioning the UN decision on Maulana Masood Azhar.

    May 3, 2019
  • Earthquake of magnitude 3.0 strikes Nagaur in Rajasthan

    Earthquake of magnitude 3.0 strikes Nagaur in Rajasthan

    The earthquake struck at a depth of 10 km at a location close to the city that lies on the edge of the Thar Desert.

    May 3, 2019
  • 72 hours of non-stop music shakes up Castle Kalwar with DISTRICT music fest

    72 hours of non-stop music shakes up Castle Kalwar with DISTRICT music fest

    Stereo Express from Berlin was the main act that commenced there and he had people glued to the dance floor.

    April 22, 2019
  • Jaisalmer: Abounding in golden magnificence

    Jaisalmer: Abounding in golden magnificence

    Sunset, sand-dunes, artistically designed havelis and forts, mouth-watering cuisine and rich culture — Jaisalmer, the western-most city of India, has everything that can't be missed

    April 21, 2019
  • Will Priyanka make a difference?

    Will Priyanka make a difference?

    Excited Congress workers feel that Priyanka’s decision to introduce her children to the world of politics and let them be participants in a political rally is a signal that she is here to stay.

    April 17, 2019
  • Warriors in the sky

    Warriors in the sky

    Can future Indian air warriors be safe without proper equipment at the time of conflict? The matter has assumed dangerous proportions. Hence, whosoever is the next Prime Minister, or whichever the political party in power after May 2019, they ought to look into the issue with all seriousness and try to resolve the perpetual crisis of the Air Force with a time-barred programme, arguably in the next 24 months.

    April 8, 2019
  • Energy for Renewal

    Energy for Renewal

    It hardly needs to be emphasised that water is a scarce and endangered resource with both rivers and groundwater in India running dry. Thus most atomic power stations are located near the sea, changing the ecology of the shoreline and also driving away fishermen.

    April 1, 2019
  • At last, some hope for women?

    At last, some hope for women?

    A country with about 586 million women, had only 11.2 per cent representation in the 16th Lok Sabha.

    March 29, 2019