Tag: Rajasthan

Assembly Election 2018: Congress emerges victorious in Hindi heartland

Newsroom24x7 Network Congress party has hit the jackpot in the Hindi heartland by sweeping the Assembly election in Chhattisgarh, establishing a formidable lead over the Bharatiya Janata Party in Rajasthan and emerging as the largest party in Madhya Pradesh. While the Congress is certain to form its Government in Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan, there is also

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ECI declares General Elections to the Legislative Assemblies of Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, RaJasthan, Mizoram & Telangana

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Chief Election Commissioner of India O P Rawat today announced the election schedule for the General election to the Legislative Assemblies of Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Mizoram and Telangana. The terms of the Legislative Assemblies of Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Mizoram are normally due to expire as follows: The Governor

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Anti-quota agitation: Firing at Arah in Bihar, mixed response in many states

….Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal/Patna/Lucknow/Jaipur: There was a mixed response to the anti-reservation Bharat Bandh (country-wide call for strike) today (Tuesday 10 April 2016) with firing reported in Arah district of Bihar, group clashes in Punjab and curfew imposed in Bhind and Morena district of Madhya Pradesh to prevent unlawful assembly of people. Prohibitory orders were also

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Bharat Bandh against Apex Court order on SC/ST Act: 6 killed in MP, 1 in UP

Newsroom24x7 Network Bhopal: The “Bharat bandh” to protest against a recent Supreme Court order on the SC/ST Act today turned violent resulting in the death of six persons -four of them from the reserved SC and two from the unreserved category – in Madhya Pradesh. In neighbouring Uttar Pradesh one person was killed and nearly

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Violence erupts in three BJP ruled states over Padmavat

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: A day after the Supreme Court of India dismissed a petition by the Governments of Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan and pulled them up for sticking to the stand that the screening of Padmavat should be banned, mobs went berserk and resorted to stone pelting and arson in Gujarat, Rajasthan and Haryana

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Supreme Court dismisses plea by MP, Rajasthan governments on the ban on screening of Padmavat

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Supreme Court today dismised a petition by the governments of Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan urging the apex court to retrieve it’s earlier order against the decision taken by the two governments to ban the Leela Bhansali film, Padmavat, on the ground that it ‘distorts’ history and it’s screening could incite

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The voiceless camels of Jaisalmer

Dr. Rajshri Shastri A college team of 20 Sociology and Social Work students from Institute of Excellence for Higher Education (IEHE), accompanied by me and another colleague, arrived at Jaisalmer in Rajasthan by train from Bhopal. We were on a short-duration study tour in the last week of February. The most important part of our

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Salman Khan gets benefit of doubt, acquitted in Arms Act case

Newsroom24x7 Staff Jodhpur: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has been acquitted of all charges by a court here in the Arms Act case linked with the alleged poaching of two black bucks registered in 1999 Dalpat Singh Rajpurohit, the Chief Judicial Magistrate, gave benefit of doubt to Salman Khan and acquitted him in the Arms Act

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“We never open fire first, but if attacked, we never count the bullets after pulling the trigger”

Newsroom24x7 Staff Barmer (Rajasthan): India’s Home Minister Rajnath Singh, on Saturday the second day of his visit to the India-Pakistan Border (IPB) in Rajasthan, said we never open fire first, but if attacked, in retaliation we never count the bullets after pulling the trigger. The Home Minister was addressing the Border Security Force (BSF) personnel

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International Tiger Day and the Tale of Tumbling Tiger Numbers

Newsroom24x7 Staff As we observe the International Tiger Day on July 29, what stares everyone in the face is the rising number of tiger deaths across different parts of the country this year. Madhya Pradesh presents the worst scenario with 19 tiger deaths against the total mortality figure of 59 in the country between January 1

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Central team to investigate Jamdoli incident

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare J P Nadda has directed for a special five-member expert team to be sent to assist the Rajasthan State government to investigate into the causes of water and food contamination that are reported to have resulted in the death of 12 specially-abled persons in the

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Beef eating rumour leads to the arrest of 4 Kashmiri students in Rajasthan

Newsroom24x7 Desk Jaipur: Four Kashmiri students, who had consumed goat’s meat in their hostel were arrested by the Chittodgarh Police in the early hours of Tuesday after there was tension in the area as word had spread that they had cooked and eaten beef in their University hostel at Gangrar, a tehsil town, 30 kms

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RSS to lay stress on social harmony at its 3 day national meet beginning tomorrow at Nagaur in Rajasthan

Newsroom 24×7 Staff JAIPUR: RSS is likeky to pass three resolutions on Education, Health and Social Harmony at the RSS national meet (ABPS) beginning tomorrow at Nagaur in Rajasthan Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) will pass 3 major resolutions on Education, Health and Social Harmony in its 3-day national meet – Akhil Bharatiya Pratinidhi Sabha (ABPS),

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