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Udaipur JAR Initiative – Masks and Sanitizers distributed to JAR Members

Udaipur : Masks and sanitizers were distributed to the members of Udaipur unit of the Journalist Association of Rajasthan (JAR). The Chairman of JAR Udaipur unit, Dr. Tuktak Bhanawat, said that the Chief Medical and Health Officer, Dr. Dinesh Kharadi distributed masks and sanitizers to the JAR officials. On this occasion, Dr. Kharadi said that the field of journalists is ... Read More »

Man branded, tonsured, paraded wearing garland of shoes in Rajsamand village

Udaipur : A man was branded, tonsured partially and paraded wearing woman’s clothes and garland of shoes over alleged love affair in Mala Kheda village of Deogarh tehsil in Rajsamand district. Shockingly , the woman whom he was in a relationship, too joined her relatives in the inhuman act and shaved his moustache and beard partially while he was kept ... Read More »

Cops raid flesh trade dens in Udaipur, 23 arrested

Udaipur : In a major crackdown on sex rackets operating in and around the city,Udaipur police held raids at 5 homes and hotels and arrested 10 persons including 2 women, for conducting the flesh trade business while 13 women have been detained for prostitution. “The operation were held under the directions of SP Kailash Chandra Bishnoi who had been concerned over ... Read More »

Man hangs self after strangulating wife in Udaipur

Udaipur : A 52-year old man hanged himself after murdering his 38-year-old wife, suspecting infidelity  in Sector 14 under Govershan Vilas police station area on Tuesday morning. Sunil Soni son of Ganga Kishan Soni first strangulated Suman, his wife in the bedroom, in a fit of rage at a rented accommodation and later reportedly hanged himself with the ceiling of the ... Read More »

Hindustan Zinc celebrates a unique e-Women’s Day

Gender Diversity is no more a buzzword in the industry in contemporary times. It is rather a necessity and a well-accepted fact. Several studies have proven that a workplace comprising of a gender diverse and inclusive population tend to be more equitable, innovative and profitable in their operations. This is not just because of the employment of more women that ... Read More »

Event mgmt firm owner to be booked for flesh trade, says Udaipur SP

‘Five arrested ,2 jailed’ Udaipur : After three days of relentless efforts ,Udaipur police finally succeeded in arresting 5 more accused on Thursday night, in the gang rape , loot and abduction case that had shocked the city. They would be produced before the court for identification on Saturday. Apart from these five, two who were arrested previously were produced before ... Read More »

SEA Solidaridad Mustard Mission To Make India Self-sufficient in Edible Oil

Udaipur: The apex edible oil industry body The Solvent Extractors’ Association of India together with Solidaridad isimplementing mustard model farm project with objectives to overcome production constraints in mustard crop and reduced dependency on imports. The mission mustard is aiming to increase the production of rapeseed-mustard by 200 lakh tons by 2025, through bridging the yield gaps by widespread adoption of ... Read More »

Woman gang-raped over night inside moving car in Udaipur, 3 detained

Udaipur : An Agra based woman was allegedly abducted and raped by five to six men in a moving car in Udaipur on Sunday night. The rape survivor works for an event management firm and was staying in a hotel with her Mumbai based accomplice under Goverdhan Vilas police station area of the city.  The rape survivor lives in a rented ... Read More »

Maharana of Mewar Charitable Foundation 50 years serving as an inspiration to mankind by applauding outstanding achievements

Maharana of Mewar Charitable Foundation (MMCF) has over the years, been committed to nurturing centres of excellence in heritage management, fine arts, the performing arts, education, ecological management, hospitality, philanthropy, spirituality and sports. Unique in having conceived and actualized the practices of ‘living heritage’, the MMCF is sharing ancient legacies through broad-based and sustainable platforms of development within Rajasthan, in ... Read More »

Four including 3 kids, woman killed in Rajsamand road mishap

Udaipur : Four people including three children were killed while some 22 were injured when a private bus going towards Jaipur from Ahmedabad overturned on National Highway 8 near Mada ki Bassi village under Diwer police station of Rajsamand district. The victims were rushed to nearby Deogarh government hospital and eight of them are said to be serious. According to the ... Read More »

Udaipur Born Ugandan Business Leader – Mr. Rajesh Chaplot honoured with the Highest Civilian Award of Uganda

Udaipur : Distinguished Non-Resident Indian (NRI) businessman – Mr. Rajesh Chaplot was honoured with the Highest Civilian Award (Golden Jubilee Medal-Civilians) of Uganda. The award was presented by none other than ‘His Excellency’ – Hon’ble President of Uganda –Mr. Yoweri Museveni in a ceremony in Kampala recently. The accolade was bestowed upon Mr. Chaplot for his excellence in the field ... Read More »

5 killed in two separate road mishaps in Udaipur

Udaipur : Five persons were killed in two separate road accidents in the early hours of Friday in Udaipur. Two persons were killed and some 19 injured when a private bus overturned near Amberi bridge under Sukher police station area of the city. According to the police the bus had started from Jodhpur on Thursday night for Udaipur and around 5am ... Read More »

Four arrested for murdering guide in Udaipur

Udaipur : In a major breakthrough, Udaipur police arrested four youths for murdering a 30-year old guide within 24 hours. Anurag Patwa alias Janu son of Ramesh Chandra worked as a guide in Delhi while his family resided here. On Wednesday morning, his body was found in a secluded area on Kodiyat road under Nai police station. It was difficult ... Read More »

The Biggest Music Extravaganza ‘Vedanta Udaipur World Music Festival 2020’ Starts with Splendid Performances By Artists From Across The World

150 global artistes from countries including Spain, France, Kurdistan, Portugal, Mali, Russia and Switzerland among others Udaipur :  The 5th edition of the Vedanta Udaipur World Music Festival, India’s biggest world music extravaganza, began with a touching tribute by Sudha Raghuraman (India)  and Jeffrey Mpondo ( France )  paying tribute to Mahatma Gandhi and Martin Luther King. This year, the ... Read More »

Six selected in GPAT- 2020 examination from Bhupal Nobles’ Faculty of Pharmacy

Udaipur : The Dean of Bhupal Nobles Pharmacy Faculty Dr. Yuvraj Singh Sarangdevot said that six students from the college were selected in the highly prestigious National Pharmacy Examination Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT-2020). In which Burhanuddin secured 241st rank at all-India level, Praveen Chaudhary at 993rd position, Ganpat Singh Rathore, Nimesh Purohit, Rahul Lohar also secured good position. Associate Professor ... Read More »

Vedanta Udaipur World Music Festival 2020

Event: Vedanta Udaipur World Music Festival Venue: Udaipur Manji ka Ghat (Ambraighat) Fatehsagar Paal Gandhi Ground Date: 7th to 9th February 2020 Vedanta Udaipur World Music Festival – is a city-wide, multi venue music festival featuring over 150 global artists and collaborations with participation from over 20 countries witnessing a footfall of over 50,000 people every year. The festival withstands ... Read More »

‘Embrace change & grow’ – says Pujya Swami Brahmavihari Das on his visit to Hindustan Zinc

Udaipur : As the proverb goes, ‘Change is the only constant thing, and we should accept & embrace change.’ Pujya Swami Brahmavihari Das from the BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha delivered a motivational talk on how to ‘Embrace change & grow’ at the Head Office of Hindustan Zinc on 1st February 2020.  Pujya Swami Brahmavihari Das is an accomplished, thought-provoking, international scholar from ... Read More »

Class 12 girl jumps to death from sixth floor in Udaipur

Udaipur : A 16-year old girl allegedly jumped to death from the terrace of her apartment in Sukher area of the city on Thursday evening. The girl Shodashi Patel daughter of Milind Patel was a student of DPS school here who was also enrolled in a coaching institute in Kota for medical entrance. She had come home few days back for ... Read More »

Guinness World Record for 4035 saplings planted in less than 1 minute

Udaipur : Lakshyaraj Singh of the Udaipur ex-royal family, commenced a unique ‘Go Green’ initiative ‘Vriksh Hi Jeevan Abhiyaan’ on Tuesday which has earned him the third Guinness World Record in just under 10 months.During the campaign, thousands of school students, Indian Army personnel and citizens from all walks of life participated and planted 4035 saplings varies from Amaltaj,Srahdana,  Gulmohar, Kesiya ... Read More »

Plethora of irregularities at hearing impaired girls hostel

DLSA secretary inspecting documents at the deaf and dumb girls hostel in Udaipur on Monday. Udaipur : The District Legal Service Authority (DLSA) found a plethora of irregularities at a hostel for the deaf and dumb girls located at Thoor in Udaipur, which led the judicial officer to recommend shut down of the institution in the inspection report.  Maa Lakshmi deaf ... Read More »

Woman lodges FIR against husband, inlaws over triple talaq

Udaipur : A 20-year old woman has lodged a police complaint against her husband and inlaws for mental and physical harassment as well as forcing her to leave their home by uttering triple talaq. Asma Siddiqui, wife of Ahmed Raza, resident of Dholi Bawri in Udaipur city gave the complaint to IG Binita Thakur which has been lodged at the Dhanmandi ... Read More »

FIR against Samsung India, ex MP’s son in handset refund case

Udaipur : At the order of a court in Udaipur, Bhupalpura police has registered a case against Samsung India Ltd and a former MP’s son regarding a handset refund case. The Judicial Magistrate, Udaipur city, South-2 in her order asked the police to register the case which was pending at the station since October last.   The complainant Sunil Pillai a resident ... Read More »

Missing boy’s body found hanging from tree in Rajsamand village

Udaipur : Tension brew up in Bikawas gram panchayat area of Amet block in Rajsamand on Friday when people spotted a 15-year old boy’s body hanging from a tree in the forest area. Villagers protested over the incident and suspected it to be a murder since a young boy of this age would never commit suicide, they claimed. Shantilal son of ... Read More »

Student volunteers help cops in managing traffic in Udaipur

  Bhubaneswar model launched in the city as pilot project Udaipur : Inspired by the success of the Student Traffic Volunteer Scheme (STVS) in Bhubaneswar replicated in several other cities in Odisha, Udaipur police has taken up the same model on experimental basis in the city. The scheme was launched on Friday with 30 college student volunteers assisting cops in ... Read More »

Bus returning with poll party rams into trola, RO decapitated

Udaipur : A bus returning with poll personnel and polling materials fell into gorge after ramming into a trola on Thursday evening in Rajsamand district. The team was returning after conducting election in Borwas gram panchyat under Bhim panchayat samiti. A returning officer was brutally killed while two policemen sustained injuries. The accident took place near Mada ki Bassi when a ... Read More »

Udaipur World Music Festival set to begin from February 7th

Udaipur : Udaipur World Music Festival, India’s biggest world music extravaganza, will be held this year from 7th-9th February in the beautiful city of lakes. The fifth edition of the festival will witness the presence of over 150 renowned musicians from over 13 countries including Spain, France, Switzerland, Kurdistan, Iran/ Lebanon, Portugal, India and many more. With a footfall of ... Read More »

A couple sarpanch for over 30 years!

Udaipur : What is special if a couple becomes sarpanch of any village, perhaps nothing surprising. But at Goliyawada gram panchayat of Ghatol Panchayat Samiti in Banswara district, it has been a couple leading the highest post of village governance for 32 years now. Mohanlal Maida and wife Sharda Maida , popularly known as the sarpanch dampatti (couple) have been holding ... Read More »

No middlemen, Organic Farmers set up market in Udaipur

‘Initiative believes in reducing food kilometers by sourcing the products from within 100 kilometers of the city along with targets of generating zero waste’ Udaipur : From exotics like red capsicum and broccoli to all kinds of leafy vegetables, pure honey, jamun vinegar, the stock of the farmers gets sold out within few hours. No leftovers and no farmer slashing ... Read More »

Dr. Preeti invited aw Guest of Honour for Milestone Global Awards, Malaysia

Udaipur : Udaipur’s Dr.Preeti Panwar Solanki is invited as Guest of honor at Milestone Global Awards 2020 to be held in Malaysia. In the event achievers from all over the world will be awarded for their significant contribution. Dr. Preeti was also recipient of Global award as best beauty pageant coach for 2019. Preeti said that Chief Guest of the ... Read More »

Lineman caught taking bribe of 2K in Banswara

Udaipur : The ACB sleuths on Thursday arrested a lineman from the electricity department after he was caught red handed accepting bribe of two thousand rupees from the complainant. The accused lineman Gulab Yadav was posted at the assistant engineer-II office of the AVVNLin Banswara city. The complainant Ramesh Godha informed the ACB that Yadav was demanding 4 thousand rupees as ... Read More »

Nature lovers throng around Udaipur wetlands for birds fete

   ‘Aims to promote Udaipur as a leading bird watching destination’ Udaipur : The seventh edition of the Udaipur Bird Festival had a flying start on Thursday with locals and tourists making a beeline around water bodies in an around Udaipur to listen to the singing and chirping of the hundreds of birds variety seen here. State minister for forest and ... Read More »

Kangaroo Kids Educationset to roll-out its chain of schools in Rajasthan

Udaipur :  Kangaroo Kids Education (KKEL), the promoter of Kangaroo Kids International Pre-school and Billabong High International School (BHIS) today announced that its plans to expand its network of pre-schools and K-12 brand schools in Jaipur, Jodhpur and Udaipur in the next 24 months. To start, KKEL plans to open 10 of its premium pre-schools and 4 to 5 K-12 schools ... Read More »

First, Govt doctors save low birth weight baby with 75 days treatment

Udaipur : Doctors of Special Newborn Care Unit (SNCU) at the government RNT medical college here saved life of an extremely underweight newborn baby girl who weighed just 670 grams at birth. After receiving critical care and treatment, the baby gained weight and now is around 1375 grams. She was discharged on Tuesday. This is also the first case where any ... Read More »

Explosives seized in Dungarpur, 1 held

Udaipur : A huge cache of explosives meant for illegal mining was confiscated from the Ramsagda police station area in Dungarpur district on Monday. In a joint action by the district special team and the local police station, laid check posts between Genji to Reta route and stopped a tractor which was carrying huge volume of explosive items used in ... Read More »

Medical officer, lab technician arrested taking bribe in Banswara

Udaipur : A medical officer and a lab technician were caught for accepting a bribe of 9 thousand rupees on Monday afternoon by the anti corruption department. The complaint was given by a contractor named Punjilal Gayari resident of Delwada in Ghatol tehsil of Banswara district. Gayari complained to the ACB that he had been granted the sanitation and cleaning tender ... Read More »

Tigress Damini cremated at Sajjangarh Zoo, committee framed to check fencing quality

‘Tiger removed from display area’ Udaipur : The 15-year old Tigress Damini who was mauled to death by a tiger, a day back at Sajjangarh Zoological Park, was cremated on Friday. Earlier the day, the forest department followed the standard operating procedure prescribed for dealing with tiger’s death and held a postmortem by a medical board. Meanwhile, Kumar the 13-year old ... Read More »

85-yr old woman murdered in home, police suspect missing daughter

Udaipur : An 85-year old woman was found stabbed and killed in her home in Sardarpura area under Bhupalpura police station limits of the city on Friday morning. Kesar Devi Purohit, the victim lived with her 90-yr old husband Dr Chandra Shekhar Purohit and 47 year old daughter Sweety in the home. The woman’s body was dragged from the bedroom to ... Read More »

Alert staff foil loot bid by armed miscreants at pvt finance company

Udaipur : Alert staff foiled a loot bid by some armed miscreants who barged into the office of a private finance company here,on Saturday noon. The incident happened at one of the branch of the Muthoot Finance company at Toran Bawri here under the Surajpole police station limits. The robbers who were around 3-4  in number fled as one of the ... Read More »

Forest dept prepare for Bird Festival as winged guests flock Udaipur Wetlands

Rosy pelicans at Dand talaab in Menar populary known as Bird village in Udaipur. Udaipur : People can now listen to birds chirping and singing in waterbodies in and around Udaipur. With the mercury level dipping across South Rajasthan, it is the perfect time to extend welcome to the colorful winged guests and hence the forest department is all set to ... Read More »

Mega flower show enthrals Udaipur

Udaipur : Flower show is one of the major attractions for residents and tourists in winter in Udaipur and the fifth edition of the event was inaugurated by the divisional commissioner Vikas Bhale on Wednesday here at the famous Fatehsagar lakeside. Even before the official inauguration, the show drew large crowd throughout the day with the young and old equally delighted ... Read More »

Chief block education officer arrested taking bribe in Udaipur

Udaipur : The Dungarpur Anti corruption bureau sleuths on Monday arrested the chief block education officer of Jhallara for taking a bribe of five thousand rupees. Kulbhushan Sharma, the accused had demanded bribe of 20 thousand rupees from an acting principal of a government school falling under his block in lieu of sanctioning budget under the midday meal scheme and composite ... Read More »

Police crack down on sand mafia in Udaipur, 14 booked

Udaipur : Police have booked around 14 people and seized 37 vehicles including dumper, trucks and tractors for illegal extraction and transportation of sand in Udaipur and surrounding areas. The action followed a crackdown on members of the sand mafia operating in the district by the police on Monday, SP KailashChandra Bishnoi told Udaipur Kiran. Raids were carried out by several ... Read More »

Kashmiri student arrested for anti national post in Udaipur

Udaipur : A Kashmiri student of a private college here had to face preventive arrest by the police here  for allegedly posting “anti-national” comment on social media site over the CAA row. Muddasir Lone, a third year BTech student at the SS Engineering college, Umarda  on wednesday had put an objectionable post on his Instagram account where he wrote ” Proud ... Read More »