HC stays mop-up round for medical, dental seats

Jaipur, Aug. 19 -- The Rajasthan high court has stayed a revised mop-up round proposed by the NEET board to remove discrepancies in counselling for MBBS and BDS seats in medical colleges. In an oral ... Read More

Disabled candidate in fray wants to be voice of girls on campus

India, Aug. 19 -- Appearance cannot hide the dynamism of a leader, believes Sonali Kumawat, an aspiring candidate who would contest students union elections in the Maharani College this year. The 18-... Read More

Probe assured, family of Alwar man ends protest

Jaipur/Alwar, Aug. 19 -- The body of Rati Ram Jatav (60), who allegedly consumed poison due to police inaction in the case of his son's death, was cremated on Sunday after a compromise was reached bet... Read More

New crime monitoring unit to ensure speedy probe: Gehlot

Jaipur, Aug. 19 -- Chief minister Ashok Gehlot on Sunday announced the creation of a 'Heinous Crime Monitoring Unit' to ensure effective investigation and advocacy in court for sensational crimes. Ge... Read More

Man tied, beaten up on suspicion of theft

Jaipur, Aug. 19 -- A man was tied and beaten up on the suspicion of being a thief in Musakheda village in Alwar on Saturday. Mubarik (25), a resident of Rewadi, Haryana was crossing the village when r... Read More

3 held for arms smuggling in Jalore

Jaipur, Aug. 19 -- Three alleged arms smugglers were arrested by the special operations group (SOG) of Rajasthan police from Jalore district on Sunday. Police said 10 pistols and 45 live cartridges we... Read More

18 MLAs didn't raise a single question during budget session

India, Aug. 19 -- Jaipur: As many as 18 MLAs in the Rajasthan assembly did not raise even a single question during the budget session held from June 27 to August 5, according to assembly records acces... Read More

38% villages in Barmer district without electricity

BARMER, Aug. 19 -- About 38% Barmer villages are without electricity, according to a reply to an assembly question. There are 2,712 villages in the district; 1,683 of them have been electrified, the ... Read More

Free bike servicing camp held on I-Day

Jaipur, Aug. 19 -- The owner of a two-wheeler repairing shop in the walled city organised a free service camp on Independence Day. Fazal Hussain has organised free bike service camps at Bordi ka Raa... Read More

Accused arrested 20 days after rape victim set self on fire at police station

Jaipur, Aug. 19 -- The crime branch of Rajasthan police arrested Ravindra Singh accused of raping a woman who died after setting herself on fire at a police station last month, police said on Sunday. ... Read More