Rajesh Asnani

Over 90 cows die of suspected food poisoning at cattle shelter in Rajasthan's Churu district

They claim that despite a team of 20 doctors and other staff being rushed to the affected shelter, 94 cows could not be saved and others are still being treated.  

22 Nov 2020

Ranthambore tiger, which strayed into MP jungle, returns home after 9 years

The tiger -- T 38 -- had not been spotted in Ranthambore and believed to have crossed over to Kuno Wildlife in Madhya Pradesh where he was captured in cameras for the past several years.

20 Nov 2020

Rajasthan: Widow's nose, tongue chopped off for rejecting marriage proposal

The woman is critically injured and undergoing treatment in Jodhpur. 

18 Nov 2020

Jaipur diary

Five of the six new mayors are women. Last year, delimitation of wards was done followed by bifurcation of civic bodies in three cities.

18 Nov 2020

India has shown its strength, will give befitting reply if tested: PM Modi tells soldiers in Jaisalmer

Thanking the jawans for their sacrifice and valour, PM Modi said 'India has shown it has strength and political will to give befitting reply to those challenging it.'

15 Nov 2020

After marathon meeting with Rajasthan government, Gujjar stir called off

After a marathon meeting with a ministerial group, the Gurjar delegation, including Col Kirori Singh Bainsla, met Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot.

12 Nov 2020

Man beaten by Rajasthan cops dies for allegedly not giving ‘Diwali donation’, five suspended 

According to eyewitnesses, some policemen from Ram Nagar police station reached the Kanjar slum in simple clothing in the afternoon to arrest 55-year-old Gurjar for gambling.

11 Nov 2020

In Diwali week, Gujjars threaten to intensify agitation even as CM Gehlot renews talks offer

So far, 70 trains have been diverted and some have been cancelled, passengers are forced to spend long hours in trains and travel extra to reach their destinations.

08 Nov 2020

'Quota stir will intensify if demands not met within 12 hours': Gujjar leader issues ultimatum

The government stated that all the feasible demands of the Gujjar community have already been accepted and appealed to stop the protests.

06 Nov 2020

Jaipur diary

The recent municipal corporation elections, in which many local leaders made their debut in politics, saw some youngsters emerge out of nowhere.

06 Nov 2020

Two lions die within fortnight in Rajasthan

A young Asiatic lion has died in Nahargarh Biological Park on the outskirts of Jaipur on Monday —  the second such loss at this park within a fortnight. 

05 Nov 2020

Rajasthan latest state to pass bills to negate Centre's farm laws

Punjab and Chhatisgarh have already passed bills to counter the central farm laws.

02 Nov 2020

Quota stir: Gujjar agitation begins on tepid note in Rajasthan as divide erupts among leaders

Hundreds of people from the community gathered in Bharatpur’s Pilupura village on the call of Samiti chief Col KS Bainsla, but there was little enthusiasm among the protestors on Sunday.

01 Nov 2020

Jaipur men lead team of differently-abled employees to produce 400 idols daily amid COVID distress

Two friends came together and set up a small casting unit in Jaipur, manufacturing idols of gods from polyresin, employing over a dozen disabled craftsmen.

01 Nov 2020

Gujjar quota stir: Rajasthan govt imposes National Security Act in 8 districts

Mobile internet services have been suspended in Karauli, Bharatpur, parts of Jaipur, and Sawai Madhopur districts. Police forces have been put on alert to deal with any law and order situation.

31 Oct 2020