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Gujjars continue stir seeking reservation in govt. jobs   May 23, 9:57 am
Bharatpur, May 23 (ANI): The Gurjar Arakshan Sangharsh Samiti agitation for five percent reservation in government jobs continued for the third day on Saturday in Rajasthan's Bharatpur district.
Gujjars seeking reservation in govt. jobs blocks trains in Rajasthan  May 22, 10:25 pm
Bharatpur, May 22 (ANI): Hundreds of members of the Gujjar community blocked railway tracks in Rajasthan on Friday in order to intensify their agitation to demand five percent reservation in government jobs.
Rajasthan: Gujjars continue stir for reservation  May 22, 10:25 am
Bharatpur (Rajasthan), May 22 (ANI): The Gujjar Aarakshan Sangharsh Samiti, led by Kirori Singh Bainsla , on Friday continued their agitation in Bharatpur district of Rajasthan, demanding five percent reservation in the Special Backward Classes category under the legal limit of fifty percent.
Dust storm in Rajasthan claims 17 lives, injures 80  May 20, 1:48 pm
New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): At least 17 people have been killed and more than 80 people injured in a deadly dusty storm which swept through parts of Rajasthan yesterday.
Five arrested for alleged rape of minor Dalit girls  May 18, 5:57 pm
Kota (Rajasthan), May 18 (ANI): The Rajasthan Police has arrested five persons in connection with the gang-rape of two minor Dalit girls in Ramganjmandi area of Kota district.
Three more people arrested in Rajasthan land dispute clash  May 18, 1:47 pm
Nagaur (Rajasthan), May 18 (ANI): Three more people were arrested in connection with a land dispute which claimed four lives following a clash between Jats and Dalits in Dangawas village of Rajsthan's Nagaur district.
Ending infiltration from Pak will take time: Rajnath  May 18, 7:55 am
Pratapgarh, (Rajasthan), May 18 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that the government was making all efforts to stop infiltration from across the border but admitted it would take some time.
'Maharana Pratap valiantly fought to defend his motherland': Rajnath  May 17, 8:36 pm
New Delhi, May 17 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday said that Maharana Pratap was a true national hero who valiantly fought to defend his motherland. Addressing a gathering at Pratapgarh in Mewar region of Rajasthan after unveiling a statue of Maharana Pratap, Singh said that he not only inspired the Indians, but his name also became a source of inspiration for people living in other countries.
Watson's ton powers RR to 199 against KKR in IPL tie  May 16, 10:37 pm
Mumbai, May 16 (ANI): Shane Watson smacked an unbeaten century as Rajasthan Royals set a mammoth target of 200 for Kolkata Knight Riders in their Indian Premier League (IPL) tie at Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai on Saturday.
Dalit-Jat clash: No 'magic wands' to trace culprits, says Rajasthan HM  May 16, 2:14 pm
Udaipur, (Rajasthan), May 16 (ANI): Rajasthan's Home Minister Gulab C. Kataria on Saturday said police are investigating the alleged crushing of three Dalits under tractors after a clash with Jats, and added that the state government did not have a 'magic wand' to trace the accused immediately.
Rajasthan lifts ban on transfer of state employees  May 13, 9:49 am
Jaipur, May 13 (ANI): The Rajasthan government has decided to lift the ban on the transfer of state government employees between May 15 and June 15, also increasing the compensation paid to officers and employees under probation by 10 percent.
Pokhran nuclear test were possible due to stellar work of our scientists: PM Modi  May 11, 9:17 am
New Delhi, May 11 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday lauded the scientists who had successfully conducted India's second round of nuclear tests in Pokhran, Rajasthan, on May 11, 1998, when an NDA Government was at the Centre under the leadership of Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee.
Swimming pool in Rajasthan cools elephants during summer  May 9, 6:11 pm
Jaipur, May 9 (ANI): Built especially for elephants, a swimming pool in Rajasthan provides relief to the jumbos from the scorching summer heat.
Morgan, Bhuvi shine in SRH win over RR  May 7, 9:01 pm
Mumbai, May 07 (ANI): Eoin Morgan's quick-fire 63 and Bhubhneshwar Kumar's composed bowling helped Sun Risers Hyderabad beat Rajasthan Royals by seven runs at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai.
Jaipur expresses anger over fuel price hike  May 1, 9:38 am
Jaipur, May 1 (ANI): The locals in Rajasthan's Jaipur city on Friday expressed their anger over the latest increase in the prices of petrol and diesel, saying it would put a lot of burden on the common man.
Salman Khan declares innocence before Jodhpur court in arms case  Apr 29, 1:03 pm
Jodhpur (Rajasthan), Apr.29 (ANI): Bollywood actor Salman Khan today delcared his innocence before a Jodhpur sessions court in connection with a case related to the violation of the Arms Act.
Rajnath Singh to chair 27th meeting of Northern Zonal Council  Apr 24, 8:43 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 24 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will chair the 27th meeting of the Northern Zonal Council comprising of the states of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan, NCT of Delhi and UT of Chandigarh to be held here tomorrow.
AAP may accord 'Kisan Shaheed' status to Gajendra Singh  Apr 24, 7:44 pm
Dausa (Rajasthan), Apr. 24 (ANI): The family members of Gajendra Singh, the farmer who committed suicide during the AAP's rally in New Delhi, on Friday demanded that he be accorded the status of 'Kisan Shaheed'.
'Kejriwal's apology will not bring back my son': Gajendra Singh's father  Apr 24, 11:36 am
Dausa (Rajasthan), Apr. 24 (ANI): Following the public suicide of farmer Gajendra Singh in the national capital, his father on Thursday refused to accept Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's apology for continuing with his speech after the incident.
Gajendra's family appeals for Kejriwal to 'personally' oversee investigation  Apr 24, 10:38 am
Dausa (Rajasthan), Apr. 24 (ANI): Following the public suicide of farmer Gajendra Singh in the national capital, his relatives on Friday appealed to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to personally look into the investigation.
Salman Khan fails to appear for court hearing in arms case  Apr 23, 9:29 pm
Jodhpur (Rajasthan), Apr. 23 (ANI): Bollywood actor Salman Khan on Thursday failed to appear before a local court in Rajasthan for hearing in the Arms Act case.
Gajendra Singh suicide case: Rajasthan Congress calls for overhauling of system  Apr 23, 1:22 pm
Dausa (Rajasthan), Apr. 23 (ANI): Senior Congress leaders in Rajasthan called for an overhaul of the system, noting that every household has been affected by the unseasonal rain that has swept the country.
Gajendra Singh's suicide: Rajput Karni Sena blames Delhi govt. for incident  Apr 23, 12:38 pm
Dausa (Rajasthan), Apr. 23 (ANI): The Rajput Karni Sena on Thursday said that it will lodge a First Information Report (FIR) against all the 'mute spectators' at the Jantar Mantar who allowed the farmer, Gajendra Singh, to commit suicide during an Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) rally in the national capital on Wednesday, and blamed the Delhi Government for the incident.
Lok Sabha adjourned till noon following opposition ruckus over farmer's suicide  Apr 23, 11:59 am
New Delhi, Apr.23 (ANI): Speaker Sumitra Mahajan had to adjourn proceedings in the Lok Sabha till noon on Thursday after an unrelenting opposition repeatedly demanded a discussion and a response from the government on the suicide committed by a Rajasthan-based farmer in the national capital on Wednesday. The opposition also insisted on the government taking back the Land Acquisition Bill and having a rethink on it.
Last rites of Gajendra Singh's mortal remains conducted  Apr 23, 11:23 am
Dausa (Rajasthan), Apr. 23 (ANI): The last rites of the mortal remains of Gajendra Singh, the farmer who committed suicide during an Aam Aadmi Party rally in the national capital, were conducted in the Dausa district of Rajasthan.