Rajesh Asnani

Rajasthan: Bishnois remember their ‘tree martyrs’

The Bishnoi community of Rajasthan had shot to fame when it played a critical role in nailing down Bollywood superstar Salman Khan for shooting a black back.

3 hours ago

Jaswant Singh's son Manvendra quits BJP, says joining party was a 'big mistake'

Manvendra announced his decision at a press conference after addressing a rally in his Barmer constituency. He said he is yet decide whether to join Congress or not.

23 hours ago

Political row erupts over event to promote cops in Rajasthan 

Targeting Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje, the Congress has claimed that the programme was a mere PR exercise to appease government employees with taxpayers’ money.

20 Sep 2018

BJP chief Amit Shah’s damage control Rajasthan tour ends

On the first day of his tour on Sunday, Shah had held an OBC rally in Pali district of Marwar region with hopes of bringing backward communities under the BJP’s umbrella.

19 Sep 2018

Missing voter in electoral roles of Rajasthan, Chief Election Commissioner orders revision of voter list

A Group of NGOs and activists from across Rajasthan have unearthed massive bunglings and discrepancies in the electoral rolls prepared for the upcoming Rajasthan assembly elections.

17 Sep 2018

Ashok Gehlot slams Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje for misusing bureaucracy for political gains

On the issue of wasting money on event management companies, Gehlot added that mega-events were still being organised and honest officers who stand in the way are targeted.

17 Sep 2018

Solar Mamas lighting up lives across the world

Tilonia, a small village in Ajmer district of Rajasthan, is helping light up the lives of people in remote, backward areas across the world.

16 Sep 2018

Jaipur Diary

Ghewar, the traditional round-shaped sweet with a crispy taste, recently made an entry in the Asia Book of Records.

13 Sep 2018

Ahead of polls, Rajasthan hikes dearness allowance of state government employees by two per cent

The decision, which will benefit nearly 8 lakh employees and 3.5 lakh pensioners, will cost an additional Rs 547 crore to the exchequer annually.

10 Sep 2018

BJP chief Amit Shah names Gajendra Singh Shekhawat convener of party's election panel for Rajasthan polls

CM Vasundhara Raje strongly opposed Gajendra Singh, who is believed to have been Shah’s first choice for party president.

10 Sep 2018

Season of freebies: BJP, Congress open purses to shower gifts on people

The Congress has dangled the promise of jobs — an area in which the BJP governments, both at the Centre and in the state, appear to have faltered.

09 Sep 2018

Ruckus in Rajasthan assembly over CM Vasundhara Raje's yatra

The chaos that erupted made Vidhan Sabha Speaker, Kailash Meghwal, adjourn proceedings of the Assembly till noon.

07 Sep 2018

Stop Government functions with Raje Yatra, orders Rajasthan High Court

The Chief Justice's bench ordered an immediate stop to all government programs taking place along with Raje's poll Yatra.

05 Sep 2018

MiG-27 fighter jet crashes in Jodhpur, pilot ejects safely

Indian Air Force has ordered investigation of the whole case to know the reason of the crash

04 Sep 2018

Ahead of Rajasthan Elections, CM Vasundhara Raje rains freebies for Dalits and Bamashah families

The BJP had to face flak for the alleged dilution of the SC/ST act by the Supreme Court. 

04 Sep 2018