Wednesday , 5 August 2020
Breaking News

RAJASTHAN

Sahara Warriors wins IPA National Open Championship 2019

Udaipur : Sahara Warriors, the reigning National Champions, Polo team, has won the IPA National Open Championship 2019 for the second consecutive year by winning the final match against Jindal Panthers, known to be among the strongest opponents in India.The team, donning jerseys in colours from the popular Sahara India Pariwar logo, put their best foot forward and nailed the game ... Read More »

Strengthening its foothold in North-Western market, Canon India launches Business Imaging Solutions (BIS) Lounge in Udaipur

Udaipur : Staying true to its motto of ‘Business Can Be Simple’ and recognizing the dynamic shifts in the business environment, Canon India, one of the leading digital imaging company, announced the launch of its new ‘Business Imaging Solutions’ (BIS) lounge in Udaipur. The new BIS lounge in Udaipur in association with Canon Authorized Partner, Prince Enterprise was inaugurated with an objective ... Read More »

Gujarati family consume poison in Udaipur hotel, 2 dead

Udaipur : A Gujarati family consisting of a couple and their teenage children, which arrived Udaipur on Wednesday noon, consumed poison in their room after checking-in a hotel in Sector 14 area under the Goverdhan Vilas police station limit. The hotel is situated immediately on the entry of Udaipur city at the road side of Ahmedabad-Udaipur highway. All of them ... Read More »

Son chops off father’s head in Rajsamand village

Udaipur : In a gruesome incident, a 35-year old man severed his father’s head with a sword and axe in Navliyapag ka Badiya village of Chhapli panchayat under Devair police station area on Monday night. The reason behind the murder is yet not clear as the accused is absconding. He worked in a hotel in Ahmedabad and had come to the ... Read More »

Tribal youths warn to hang themselves in Dungarpur : ‘Mahapadav’ demanding recruitment for unreserved 1167 seats in REET 2018

Udaipur : The police force in Dungarpur, failed on Monday, to pacify hundreds of tribal youths who have been staging protest atop Kakri-Dungri hills between Bichhiwada-Kherwada route for almost a week now. As their ‘Mahapadav’ entered the fifth day on Monday, cops tried to climb up and disperse the unlawful assembly of men and women who are armed with bows-arrows, ... Read More »

Raj delegation to assess impact of liquor ban in Bihar

Udaipur : A team of officers from the state excise department would visit Bihar to assess the impact of alcohol prohibition in the state. The team would visit Bihar from December 11 to 16 and submit an analytical report illustrating the positive as well as negative impact of the liquor ban. The alcohol ban was implemented through the Bihar Prohibition ... Read More »

OYO Townhouse, India’s largest mid-market boutique hotel brand, launches in Udaipur 

Udaipur : OYO Hotels & Homes, a young hotel startup, today the world’s second-largest chain of hotels, homes, and spaces, today announced the launch of brand Townhouse in Udaipur. OYO Townhouse, ‘the friendly neighbourhood hotel’, is a unique combination of a hotel, home, merchandise store and café and is targeted at millennial travelers aspiring premium economy accommodations. The first Townhouse ... Read More »

Need to do away with mercy plea for child rapists, says President Ram Nath Kovind

Abu Road : President of India , Ramnath Kovind, has said  that the convicts of POCSO Act should be deprived of the right to mercy petition .President Kovind was speaking at the inauguration ceremony of the 2-day National Convention on Empowerment of Women for Social Transformation at Abu Road, the International headquarters of the Brahmakumari institution in Rajasthan. “Many things ... Read More »

CITI – NCPA Announces Scholarship Program for Young Musicians in Hindustani Music

Udaipur : The National Centre for the Performing Arts (NCPA) & Citi India have consistently worked towards promoting various initiatives in the field of Indian and Western Classical Music. This year, to encourage young talent NCPA & CITI India have jointly announced a Scholarship Program for advanced trainingin the field of Hindustani Music (vocal – khayal / dhrupad, melody instruments – ... Read More »

Rockwoods International School first in Udaipurto introduce AI courses with Clone Futura, IIT & Stanford Graduates

Udaipur: Rockwoods International School at Chitrakoot Nagar, Udaipur ties up with Clone Futura to pioneer in Udaipur to introduce AI courses by IIT & Stanford Grads. This makesit thefirst private school of Udaipur to introduce artificial intelligence (AI) courses for students from age 10 years+. Leading EdTech startup, Clone Futurahas curated these courses by Stanford Grads & IIT Alumni. First time ... Read More »

Father-son killed, 3 injured in ambulance-trailer collision in Udaipur

Udaipur : Two persons, who were father and son, were killed while three hurt in an ambulance-trailer head-on collision on Gogunda-Pindwara Highway on Sunday evening. The accident took place near Chorbawdi under Gogunda police station limits of Udaipur district. The trailer which was laden with coal crossed the divider and hit an ambulance that was coming from the opposite direction on ... Read More »

KTM organises a spectacular Stunt show in Chittorgarh

Chittorgarh: KTM, the European Racing Legend, conducted breath-taking KTM Stunt show in Chittorgarh. The Stunt-show was organized in order to showcase the mind-blowing  stunt rides and tricks from the professional stunt riders. The Stunt show was held in Maharana Pratap PG Collage, Udaipur Road, Pratap Nagar, Chittorgarh. The professional stunt team demonstrated breath-taking stunts on the KTM Duke bikes. According ... Read More »

Childline services at Udaipur railway station to begin soon

Udaipur : A large number of vulnerable children come in contact with railways as passengers or abandoned, trafficked, runaway or separated from parents and often are noticed alone on trains or platforms or living around railway stations. In order to help such children in distress and need, Jatan Sansthan, an NGO is all set to start childline service at the city ... Read More »

Elderly couple, daughter killed in road accident in Rajsamand

Udaipur : An elderly couple and their daughter were killed while her husband sustained serious injuries in a road accident on Sunday on the Gomti-Udaipur National Highway -8. The victims,all residents of Udaipur, were returning after attending a wedding ceremony of a relative at Kishangarh in Ajmer. Their car collided with a speeding truck approaching from the front near Kitela ... Read More »

Udaipur Model to be adopted for participatory ground water management, water security

Udaipur : Udaipur model would be adopted across the country for capacity building, research and development and making impact for sustainable ground water management. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been inked between Central Ground Water Board (CGWB),Department of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation,Ministry of Jal Shakti, and MARVI partners–Western Sydney University, Australia; CSIRO Land and Water, Australia ; Vidya Bhawan Udaipur ;Maharana Pratap ... Read More »

School teacher, kids bodies recovered from Mahi canal in Banswara

Udaipur : Bodies of a school teacher and his two children who had drowned due to a motorcycle slip inside Mahi canal a day back, were recovered by divers on Sunday morning. The teacher’s wife too had fell in the canal, however, she managed to swim and was rescued by locals. Devi Singh (40) resident of Pipalwa village, his wife Deepika, ... Read More »

Chetak’s mention in erotic web series spark protests in Udaipur

Udaipur : After the Padmawat controversy, next is an episode from an erotic web series by Balaji telefilms that has sparked protest from the hindu outfits and historians in Udaipur. This time it is Maharana Pratap’s loyal and courageous horse ‘Chetak’ which has been allegedly shown in a bad light. One of the episode which is a short tale in the web ... Read More »

Tata Motors rolls out nation-wide Mega Service Camp for its customers

Udaipur : Tata Motors today announced the roll out of its Mega Service Camp for its customers inover400 cities, across 650+ workshops PAN India. This nationwide service offering will be available to all existing Tata Motors customers at authorized dealerships from November 21st, 2019 to November 30th, 2019. Tata Motors has been strengthening its service quality to further enhance brand ... Read More »

Ex-RPSC chairman files nomination for Mayor post, Congress fields Arun Taunk

Udaipur : Former chairman of the RPSC and retired PWD chief engineer Govind Singh Taunk filed the nomination papers for mayoral post in Udaipur. With 44 seats in hand with the BJP,  Taunk’s victory and coronation as the next mayor is least doubtful. The 75-year old veteran who won his debut election as a BJP candidate from ward number 61 is a ... Read More »

Dr. Kamal Singh Rathore received International Scientist Award in Visakhapattnam

Udaipur : Senior Assistant Professor of Faculty of Pharmacy, Bhupal Nobles University, Dr. Kamal Singh Rathore received the Best International Scientific Award in the field of Pharmacy at the Second International Scientific Awards Seminar organized by the VDGOOD Professional Association for Engineering, Medical and Science Scientists in Visakhapattnam. This information was provided by Dr Mahendra Singh Ranawat, Dean, Faculty of ... Read More »

Municipal elections- At 57.84%, Udaipur puts up poor show

Udaipur : Udaipur city fared poorly on the voter turnout front with the city and suburb areas recording mere 57.84 % polling till 5 pm in the municipal elections. Against the registered total 3.46 lakh voter residents in 70 wards of the city and suburb area, 183645 votes were cast. At Kanore, 79.36 percent polling was recorded till 5 pm. ... Read More »

Brainstorm on the industrial challenges of small medium businessmen at SME Connect 2019 organized by FedEx

Udaipur : FedEx, the world’s largest express transport company, held discussions with more than 100 industrialists in Udaipur to facilitate the delivery of their products to the corners of the world and brainstorm the challenges therein. FedEx Vice President Operations Mohammad Sayegh said that FedEx offers services to more than 220 countries and regions internationally, ensuring efficiency, security and reliability ... Read More »

Municipal elections- At 87.84%, Udaipur puts up poor show

Udaipur : Udaipur city fared poorly on the voter turnout front with the city and suburb areas recording mere 57.84 % polling till 5 pm in the municipal elections. Against the registered total 3.46 lakh voter residents in 70 wards of the city and suburb area, 183645 votes were cast. At Kanore, 79.36 percent polling was recorded till 5 pm. ... Read More »

BJP board responsible for city’s pathetic condition for past 25 years

Udaipur : Veteran congress leaders of Udaipur held the BJP  responsible for the pathetic condition of the city for past 25 years now. Member of the congress working committee and former MP Raghuveer Meena and former cabinet minister Girija Vyas, in a press conference here on Thursday said that there have been mass corruption in various development projects sanctioned by the ... Read More »

Man hacks wife for demanding money to pay bills

Udaipur : Mohammed Arif, an ironsmith in Udaipur city has been arrested for hacking his wife Sherbano (31) on Tuesday morning. The victim, a mother of seven year old boy, survived with deep wounds on different parts of her body. ” We have arrested Arif while Sherbano was admitted in the ICU of the government hospital here. Her relatives desired to ... Read More »

Undertrial prisoner escapes police custody from Udaipur hospital

Udaipur : Chaos prevailed in the government MB hospital premises here on Saturday morning when an undertrial prisoner escaped from the police custody. The prisoner fled on the pretext of going to toilet.  ” This was an arrested accused by Chittorgarh police and was brought here for treatment by their police guard for which no information was given to the local ... Read More »

Girls to be made one-day honorary principal in all gov schools : ‘Oct 11- International Day of the Girl Child’

Udaipur : Selected girls in every government schools in Rajasthan would get a chance to become an honorary principal for a day. From conducting the assembly prayers to visiting classrooms, supervising academic activities, mid day meal preparations- the girls would be given the charge to do all the functions of a real principal. Similarly, some girls would play the role of teachers ... Read More »

Father stabbed to death for advising eve teaser not to harass daughter

Udaipur : A 50-year old man paid with his life for advising a youth not to tease and harass his daughter. Chatra son of Ramji Meena was stabbed multiple times past midnight while he was sleeping in the courtyard of his house in Jamuda village under Semari police station limits of Udaipur district. He was declared dead in the hospital. ” ... Read More »

PM congratulates Kais Saied on being sworn-in as President of Tunisia

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has  congratulated the President Kais Saied on being sworn-in as the President of the Republic of Tunisia. “Congratulations to President Kais Saied on being sworn-in as the President of the Republic of Tunisia. I look forward to working with him to further strengthen India-Tunisia relations”, the Prime Minister said. Download Udaipur Kiran App to read Latest ... Read More »

Five killed in road accident on Udaipur-Ahmd highway

Udaipur : Five persons of a family including a woman and a child were killed in a road accident on Tuesday near Parai village under Parsad police station limits on the Ahmedabad- Udaipur national highway. Two others who are seriously injured are admitted in the hospital here, police said. The family hailed from Padra in Baroda who were on a pleasure ... Read More »

Dineout to add delight to Udaipur diners: Expands operations to the city of lakes

Udaipur : Dineout – a company that has emerged as India’s largest dining out platform within six years of its operations, today outlined its expansion into another new market by setting out operations in the city of lakes – Udaipur. Along with its royal heritage, culture and tourism, Udaipur is well known for its local Rajputana delicacies like DaalBaati, MirchiBadas, ... Read More »

World Students’ Day Celebration in CTAE

Udaipur : On the occasion of the birthday of Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, the Department of Basic Science, CTAE celebrated IDP-sponsored event of World Students’ Day today at Placement Cell Hall, CTAE from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dr. Narendra Singh Rathore, Honourable Vice Chancellor, MPUAT was the Chief Guest and Dr. Mahesh Kothari, Professor, CTAE and Associate Coordinator, IDP ... Read More »

Tantriks molest woman on pretext of treatment, burn mother’s hands in Banswara

Udaipur : Black magic practitioners, called bhopas or ojha, still hold sway in wide swathes of tribal-dominated areas in South Rajasthan. And faith often becomes a fig leaf to victimize women. One such horrifying incident has been reported from Banswara district where a 23-year old woman was molested and physically abused. When her mother tried to rescue her daughter, the ... Read More »

IAS officer loses 6 lakhs through internet banking fraud

Udaipur : An IAS officer on probation here in Udaipur, lost approximately  6 lakh rupees from her bank account after she clicked on a fake KYC (Know Your Customer) update link purportedly sent by the bank. The victim Dr T.Shubmangala , posted as  sub divisional magistrate at Jhadol block of the district , received a KYC updation link on her ... Read More »

Dr. Tutak Bhanavat re-elected JAR President

Udaipur: Dr. Tutak Bhanavat was re-elected as the President of the Journalist Association of Rajasthan (JAR) on Wednesday. In a board meeting held by the committee, Dr. Tutak was appointed as the President for the Udaipur region. Members of the electing committee, Mukesh Mundra and Ajay Kumar Acharya, said that both JAR State President Harivallabh Meghwal and State general Secretry Atul ... Read More »

Ash King and Ritviz to set the ULF stage on fire with their Live Performances

Udaipur : The 8th edition of Rajasthan’s biggest Diwali celebration – Udaipur Light Festival, is all set to rock the city of lakes on 24th October 2019. An initiative by UdaipurBlog that started in 2012, ULF has been the city’s biggest event for uniting friends and families celebrating festivities. After witnessing super successful performances of some renowned celebrities, Udaipur will ... Read More »

Lady cops get a day off on Karwa Chauth in Banswara

Udaipur : It had been first time, in her 12 years of service in the police department, Champa remembers of staying at home for the whole day on Karwa Chauth. ” It is no less than a luxury for me to have sat idle the entire day, having mehandi adorned on my hands. My husband did not let me work and ... Read More »

Three Cheers for Ladu – the wonderkid from Dariba

How often do we see a father’s death turning out to be a motivational factor for a young kid! Well, 14-year-old Ladu Lal Jatiya from Naya Dariba has promised himself ever since to live his father’s dream of becoming a footballer. It took Ladu and his mother (Tipu Bai) several months to begin the process of resetting their lives – ... Read More »

Payal Prajapat – the girl who is breaking stereotypes!

Meet Payal Prajapat—the 12-year-old girl who is blazing a trail and going toe to toe with the boys on the football pitch. Payal is one of the trainees at a Zinc Football School in Dariba Epicentre and the only girl in the team. It speaks volumes about her grit and determination that despite having to practice with the boys, she ... Read More »

Minor detained for raping 11-year old schoolmate in Banswara

Udaipur : Banswara police has detained a 17-year old youth, a student of class eleventh for sexually abusing a 11-year old girl who studied in his school. The seventh grader rape survivor is admitted in the district hospital in a critical condition. The incident took place on Saturday night when the girl had accompanied her parents for a raat jagran ... Read More »

Successful uterus operation of woman in PIMS

Udaipur : Surgeons successfully operated a pregnant woman and relieved her of severe colic pain at Pacific Institute of Medical Sciences at Umarda. PIMS chairman Asheesh Agarwal told Udaipur Kiran that the patient a 35-year old woman from Hamirgarh in Banswara was admitted here on complaint of severe colic pain. The woman was low on hemoglobin i.e 4gm/dl. Blood had ... Read More »

Zinc Football Academy Footballers Shine As Udaipur Crowned State Champions For The Second Consecutive Year

Udaipur: Udaipur defeated Hanumangarh 3-0 in the final to win the Under-14 Rajasthan State School Championship for the second consecutive year. The tournament, held at Sawai Madhopur district in Rajasthan, saw seven Zinc Football Academy boys – Sahil Poonia, Jangminthang Haokip, Swaponjit Burman, Sunil Patel, Daniel Chode, Abhisar Tiwari and Balakrishan Meena – who represented the Udaipur team. In the ... Read More »

Tea seller demands money, get shot on leg in Udaipur

Udaipur : A tea vendor was shot in the leg on Tuesday afternoon,allegedly by a history-sheeter for demanding a longstanding payment of 300 rupees. The victim was rushed to the hospital where he underwent a surgery and his condition is said to be stable. The accused and his aide are on the run and efforts to arrest them are underway, police ... Read More »