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Deepender Kunwar BJP candidate from VallabhNagar?

Udaipur : Amid speculations on the probable candidates for the much hyped VallabhNagar seat in the bi-elections to be held on October 30 , Janta Sena supremo Randhir Singh Bhinder held a massive rally at his residence in Bhinder block on Tuesday. Hundreds of Janta Sena supporters gathered at his residence and expressed their support with cheering slogans when Singh ... Read More »

Hindustan Zinc’s SAMADHAN farmers celebrate World Animal Welfare Day at Zawar

Community Development at Hindustan Zinc includes health and wellbeing of not just local communities, but also extends to their sources of livelihood – their farms and livestock. On World Animal Welfare Day, SAMADHAN farmers invited livestock expert Dr. D. P. Gupta from Government Animal Husbandry department at Udaipur. The cattle health specialist gave a holistic training on livestock development, vaccination, ... Read More »

Raj CM launches twin campaign to benefit people

Jaipur : Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Saturday launched ”Prashasan — Shahron Ke Sang” and ”Prashasan — Gaon Ke Sang” campaign under which various relaxations will be given to people, including allocation of land lease. He also virtually laid the foundation stone of Gandhi Darshan Museum and dedicated the Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Governance and Social Sciences at Jaipur ... Read More »

Army Commander’s Polo Cup -2021 Goes Through Despite Rain

Jaipur : Army Commanders Polo  Cup finals was played at  spectacular Polo ground of 61 CAVALRY at Jaipur on 27 Sep with Bedla/Los Polistas claiming the cup which was very keenly contested by Achievers Golden Globe. This makes a second consecutive win for  Bedla/ Los Polistas after winning 61 Sub Area Cup just a week before. The current 16th edition  of ... Read More »

Magnificent Forts of Alwar

Forts of Alwar are a rich harbour of amalgamation of heterogeneous architectures, originating from different timelines and speaking their own stories. If you’re looking for an escape from urban life, spend a few days in the warmth of the Alwar landscape and be entertained by its biodiversity and rich socio-cultural environment. Alwar has got you covered with its variety of ... Read More »

IIT Jodhpur researchers use plants to generate electricity from wastewater in microbial fuel cells

New Delhi : Plant-based microbial fuel cells can generate power profitably from wastewater compared to algae-based systems, researchers from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Jodhpur have found. The results of their work, sponsored by the central government”s Department of Science and Technology, has been recently published in the journal ”Bioresource Technology”.   According to the three-member team, wastewater treatment is ... Read More »

Rajasthan cops” sex scandal: Major penalty recommended against DSP, woman constable

Jaipur : Rajasthan Police department has recommended a major penalty on the DSP and the woman constable, who were suspended after video clips purportedly showing them engaging in sexual activities in presence of her minor son had went viral. A senior home department official wishing anonymity has confirmed the development that the police department submitted its recommendation on Wednesday.   ... Read More »

BJP MLA reports to Nadda against leader of opposition in Rajasthan Assembly

Jaipur: Former Rajasthan Assembly speaker and sitting MLA Kailash Meghwal has written a letter to BJP Chief JP Nadda, saying that the leader of opposition in the state has damaged the saffron party. He also wrote a letter to the party”s state president Satish Poonia, informing that he would move a resolution against Gulabchand Kataria in the party”s legislature meeting, ... Read More »

Police arrest aunt for drowning twins to death in Rajsamand

Udaipur : Rajsamand police on Monday arrested a woman Aanchhi Bai for the murder of twin brothers at Saanyon ka Kheda in Khamnor block of the district. Rajsamand SP Sudhir Chaudhary said the twins had gone missing on September 2 and afterwards their mother Chandani Bai had lodged their missing complaint. The twins Tanwar Singh and Bhupendra Singh had gone ... Read More »

Antardhwani, Indian Rheumatology Association form support group for Ankylosing Spondylitis patients in Udaipur

The support group comprises experts and doctors who will conduct workshops to help patients lead a normal and healthy life Udaipur : Antardhwani, in association with the Indian Rheumatology Association, has begun the Udaipur chapter of a patient support group for Ankylosing Spondylitis on September 4, Saturday. The support group aims to bring together patients, expert doctors, physiotherapists, yoga trainers, and ... Read More »

Gehlot undergoes angioplasty

Jaipur : Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Friday underwent angioplasty at the Sawai Man Singh government hospital here after experiencing severe chest pain. Lokesh Sharma, the officer on special duty to the chief minister, said, “The CM”s angioplasty has been done successfully. Everything is fine”.   Earlier in the day, Gehlot had said that he would be undergoing angioplasty. ... Read More »

MiG-21 crashes in Barmer, pilot ejects

Barmer (Raj) : A MiG-21 fighter jet of the Indian Air Force crashed in a village in Barmer district on Wednesday following a “technical malfunction” during a routine trainee sortie but the pilot ejected safely, officials said. It is the fourth MiG-21 crash this year.   The plane crashed in a largely uninhabited area in village Matsar at about 5.30 ... Read More »

“Things Need To Know About Wildlife” Book Released

Udaipur : Mrs. Kiran Chauhan, Assistant Professor of Law Faculty of  Bhupal Nobles University, Udaipur has written the book “Things Need To Know About Wildlife” The book was released by Professor NB Singh, President of the University. On this occasion, Professor Singh emphasized on wildlife conservation and said that wildlife should be protected in harmony with the present law and ... Read More »

Devendra Singh Shaktawat’s announce – If ‘Preeti Shaktawat’ gets a ticket, he will leave the party and contest as an independent

Family Dispute Explore in Vallabhnagar By-Election Ticket Udaipur: The date of Vallabhnagar constituency by polls have not yet been announced but the family feud for the ticket is out in the open. Dehat District Congress Committee vice-president and former municipal Chairman of Bhinder Devendra Singh Shaktawat has levied serious allegations against Preeti Singh Shaktawat wife of Late Gajendra Singh for ... Read More »

Sapta Shakti Command Celebrates 75th Independence Day

Jaipur : 75th Independence Day was celebrated on 15 August 2021 at various Military Stations of Sapta Shakti Command. In a solemn ceremony held at the Prerna Sthal, Lt Gen AS Bhinder, GOC-in-C, Sapta Shakti Command paid tribute to the gallant warriors and Bravehearts of the Indian Army who made the supreme sacrifice in the line of duty defending the territorial ... Read More »

Rajasthan adds 19 Covid cases

Jaipur : The total number of COVID-19 cases in Rajasthan climbed to 9,53,812 on Saturday as 19 more people tested positive for the disease, according to an official report. No fresh fatalities were reported. The death toll stands at 8,954, the report stated. Of the new cases, six were reported from Jaipur and four each from Jalore and Udaipur, it ... Read More »

Army Mountaineering Expedition To Mount Bhagirathi-Ii Flagged Off

Jaipur :  In continuation with the rich traditions of mountaineering and with aim to pay a tribute to the valour displayed by Indian Army during the 1971 war as a part of the ‘Swarnim Vijay Varsh’ celebration, Team Daredevils: XIV which is part of the Sapta Shakti Command is undertaking a mountaineering expedition to Mount Bhagirathi-II (6512m) in August- September2021 under the ... Read More »

Heavy rainfall in many parts of Rajasthan

Jaipur : Normal life was hit in many parts of Rajasthan due to heavy rains which inundated several low-lying areas of the state. The Meteorological Department issued a ”red alert”, warning of torrential rains in some parts of the state on Monday. It said 240 mm rainfall, the highest in the state, was recorded at Makrana in Nagaur from Saturday ... Read More »

Swarnim Vijay Varsh Victory Flame : Dhrangadhra

Jaipur : The Western cardinal ‘Swarnim Vijay Varsh Victory Flame’ reached Military Station Dhrangadhra on 01 August 2021. An overwhelming response from the people of Dhrangadhra led by local MLA and civil dignitaries was seen. NCC Cadets, students from Army Public School and Kendriya Vidhyalaya participated in the Last Mile Run with great enthusiasm. Station Commander, Military Station Dhrangadhra, received the ... Read More »

General Officer Commanding-In-Chief Southern Command Visits Eklingarh Military Station

Jaipur :  Lieutenant General JS Nain, General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Southern Command visited Eklingarh Military Station. Udaipur from 27 – 29 July 2021. Army Commander reviewed the operational readiness of the formation and exhorted all ranks to lay emphasis on operational effectiveness, tri services synergy and cooperation with sister services to gain a holistic picture of the situation for a better ... Read More »

Youth held for sodomising, killing boy in Rajasthan

Jaipur : A 20-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday for allegedly sodomising and killing a 12-year-old boy in Rajasthan”s Sikar district, police said. On July 21, the accused Vikram Singh Rajput lured the boy and took him to a secluded place. He sodomised the boy and then killed him by hitting him on his head with a heavy stone, Sikar ... Read More »

Kargil Vijay Diwas Celebrations 2021 At Jodhpur Military Station

Jaipur :  Kargil Vijay Diwas was celebrated by Konark Corps on 26 July 2021 at Jodhpur Military Station to commemorate the valour and saga of Indian Army during Kargil War. On the occasion, Lieutenant General PS Minhas, General Officer Commanding Konark Corps laid a wreath at Konark War Memorial to pay obeisance to the brave soldiers who made the ultimate ... Read More »

2 men who looted car of policeman arrested in Rajasthan

Jaipur : Two men, who had looted a car of a police inspector after opening fire on a head constable accompanying him in Sikar recently, were arrested on Sunday from Rajasthan’s Jaisalmer. The accused, Vikram Vishnoi and Somdutt, both residents of Haryana and Punjab, respectively, were held. The looted car was also seized from their possession, police said. The duo ... Read More »

BJP demands Cong MLA”s dismissal from Rajasthan Assembly

Udaipur : The BJP on Friday demanded the dismissal of Dungarpur Congress MLA Ganesh Ghoghra from the Rajasthan Assembly for allegedly using indecent language against the Rajasthan governor, PM and the Union home minister. The Congress MLA on Thursday allegedly used unparliamentary language against Governor Kalraj Mishra, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah during a protest ... Read More »

Light to moderate rainfall recorded in parts of Rajasthan

Jaipur : Light to moderate rainfall occurred in some parts of Rajasthan in the last 24 hours with the maximum of 6 cm recorded in Ajmer”s Rupangarh and Banswara”s Danpur. Mangaliawas (Ajmer) and Kanwas (Kota) recorded 5 cm rainfall each. Jamwaramgarh (Jaipur) recorded 4 cm rainfall while a few more places recorded below 4 cm rains. Karauli was the hottest ... Read More »

Chetak Corps Celebrates 43rd Raising Day : Army Commander Sapta Shakti Command Extends His Best Wishes To The Formation

Jaipur :  The Chetak Corps on Thursday celebrated its 43rdRaising Day at the Bathinda Military Station. The Chetak Corps was raised in Bathinda on 1stJuly1979, under the command of Lieutenant General ML Tuli. Since its raising, the Chetak Corps has gone through a series of transformations to reach its present state as a highly professional and operationally effective formation. To ... Read More »

1971 Victory Flame Welcomed With Pride And Honour At Konark Corps

Jaipur : The Year 2021 marks the 50th anniversary of India’s glorious victory in the 1971 war. To commemorate this historic occasion, the Year 2021 is being celebrated as ‘Swarnim Vijay Varsh’ by the Indian Armed Forces.           The flame symbolises decisive victory, guts and glory displayed by the immortals that made the supreme sacrifice for the ... Read More »

Residents stage protest after dumper mow down 2 youths

Udaipur : Tension prevailed for some hours  in Udaipur on Monday morning when two youths were killed when they were run over by a speeding dumper in Dhol ki Pati area under Savina police station limits. Large number of residents gathered at the spot and  staged a protest while refusing to shift the bodies to the mortuary. People even blocked the ... Read More »

Bank Manager arrested for taking 25K bribe in Banswara

Udaipur : The ACB sleuths on Monday arrested a bank manager for accepting bribe in lieu of passing insurance claim under the PradhanMantri Bima Yojna. Jitendra Sankhla, the accused manager of Union Bank of India, Navagaon branch in Banswara received money through his agent Naresh  Katara, a sanitation worker. ASP, ACB Udaipur  Umesh Ojha said the complainant Prabhu Dindhor approached them claiming ... Read More »

Trailer run over to kill pregnant woman, baby dies in hospital

Udaipur : In a heart-rending incident, a 7 month pregnant woman was killed after being mowed down by a trailer on Chittorgarh- Bhilwara road on Monday evening. The woman delivered the baby on the road and died while a doctor was called who  cut the umbilical cord. he infant and others were rushed to the hospital but doctors could not ... Read More »

Sapta Shakti Command Celebrates International Yoga Day

Jaipur : International Yoga Day was celebrated with zeal enthusiasm and vigour at various military stations of Sapta Shakti Command on 21 Jun 2021. Yoga is practiced as an integral part of a soldier’s life as it fulfils the twin purpose to be physically and mentally fit. Yoga sessions were organised with full adherence to COVID-19 protocols and precautionary measures ... Read More »

UP police interrogates absconding IPS officer’s kin in Dungarpur

Udaipur : Four teams of Uttar Pradesh police arrived  Dungarpur to interrogate about Manilal Patidar, the absconding superintendent of police of Mahoba who is also carrying a cash reward on his arrest. The police teams went to Saroda of Sagwada block and interrogated Patidar’s father Ramji, mother Hukki Bai, wife Ramila, brother Harish and sons Prince and Aarav. The former SP ... Read More »

State-of-art field hospital set up at Rajsamand

Udaipur : A state-of-art 100 beds capacity field hospital was inaugurated on Friday at Dariba in Rajsamand on Friday. The district collector Arvind Poswal, SP Sudhir Chaudhary and CEO Hindustan Zinc Arun Mishra inaugurated the facility which mainly has been built to combat the speculated third wave of COVID .  The 8000-square-meter hospital has an air-conditioning dome based on German ... Read More »

6 kids living by themselves after parents died in accident 10 months ago

Udaipur : A day after the District Legal Service Authority reached the home of six children who were orphaned after their parents’ accidental  death, in Kalbeliya Magra basti in Badgaon block adjoining the city area, voluntary organisations rushed to help the kids on Thursday. The DLSA  chairman RP Soni directed secretary Kuldeep Suttrakar upon getting a distress call from a neighbor ... Read More »

5-yr-old injured by Chinese manjha in Udaipur

Udaipur : A five-year old girl sustained severe injuries on her throat when a chinese manjha thread touched her while she was going on a motorcycle with her father on Thursday. The incident  took place near Chhipa colony when Asna was going with her father on his bike. Suddenly a glass coated kite string hit the girl’s throat causing a deep cut. Blood ... Read More »

With  93K residents having their own roofs, Dungarpur leads in PMAY in Raj

Udaipur : Dungarpur district has clinched the first position in the  state and second in the country, in providing roofs to residents under the PradhanMantri Gramin Awas Yojana (PMAY-G). Against the sanctioned 100054 proposals, the Dungarpur administration has disbursed funds for 93 thousand 128 persons and helped them realise the dream of owning their house. “It was all possible due to the ... Read More »

Govt school principal issue TCs to 71 weak tribal students in Udaipur

Udaipur : Parents of many students of the  government  senior secondary school at Gorana of Jhadol block in Udaipur district alleged that the Principal issued transfer certificates to weak students and derived from  their  fundamental right to education especially in the  critical time of pandemic. Some of the parents and students met the collector on  Wednesday and gave a  complaint in ... Read More »

Oxygen-surplus Chittorgarh emerge as role model for others

‘Supplied 1500 cylinders daily to 12 districts’ Udaipur : While the other districts were seeking help from others to meet acute shortage of the life saving gas for  gasping patients in hospitals and homes, Chittorgarh emerged as a role model by taking care of its own medical oxygen needs but also supplying it to 12 districts in distress. Many people died due ... Read More »