Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Rajasthan

Sachin Pilot ignores Gehlot taunt

Rajasthan Congress leader Sachin Pilot on Monday hit out at Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot over his remarks on his rebellion of 2020 that had brought the state government on the verge of collapse.This came after CM Gehlot on Saturday...

Tension in Rajasthan after murder of tailor over ‘insult to Islam’; prohibitory orders clamped

Two men with a cleaver murdered a tailor here and posted videos online that said they are avenging an insult to Islam, triggering stray cases of violence in the Rajasthan city, a part of which was placed under curfew.Prohibitory...

Huge deposits of Uranium found in Rajasthan

Jaipur: After Jharkhand and Andhra Pradesh, huge deposits of Uranium have now been found in Rajasthan following which preparations are in full swing to start mining in the Khandela area of Sikar. Huge deposits of Uranium and associated minerals have...

RBI warns of debt stress in many states

Referring to economic crisis in Sri Lanka, a Reserve Bank article on Thursday said states are showing warning signs of building stress, and the 5 most indebted ones -- Punjab, Rajasthan, Bihar, Kerala and West Bengal -- need to...

Cong leaders detained for protest as ED grills Rahul

Several Congress leaders, including K C Venugopal and Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, were detained for violating prohibitory orders outside the heavily barricaded party headquarters here on Tuesday, the second day of Rahul Gandhi being questioned by the ED. Ahead of...

RS polls 2022: BJP’s number falls from 95 to 92; Cong gains 2 seats

The ruling BJP’s strength in the crucial upper house of Parliament has fallen from the current 95 to 92 while the number of Congress members has gone up slightly from 29 to 31 after results of the just-concluded Rajya...

RS polls: BJP follows Cong example, sends its Rajasthan MLAs to resort

The BJP on Monday shifted most of its Rajasthan MLAs to a resort here for a “training camp” ahead of the Rajya Sabha election on June 10, days after a similar move by the state’s ruling Congress.While some MLAs...

Moosewala killing: Bishnoi reveals names of arms suppliers; hunt on to nab them

Gangster Lawrence Bishnoi has told Delhi Police Special Cell about the hideout and names of the arms suppliers, who are based in Punjab, Haryana, Uttrakhand and Rajasthan. Police suspect these suppliers could be the ones who helped the killer...

Bank employee shot dead in Kashmir

Terrorists shot dead a bank employee from Rajasthan inside the bank premises in Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Thursday, the eighth targeted killing in the Valley since May 1 and the third of a non-Muslim government employee.Vijay Kumar, a manager...

Ashok Gehlot plays down upset minister’s tweet

A day after Rajasthan sports minister asked to be relieved from his post over the conduct of the CM’s principal secretary, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Friday said Ashok Chandna’s tweet should not be taken seriously as he might...