Rajasthan government bans firecrackers for Diwali

Newsroom24x7 Network Jaipur: During the festive Diwali season, any shopkeeper selling any kind of fireworks in Congress ruled Rajastan will be fined Rs 10,000 and any person found using or allowing the firing of any kind fireworks will end up getting his offence compounded and shall have to pay Rs 2000. In continuation of the… Read More Rajasthan government bans firecrackers for Diwali

Ex-babus crying hoarse on Hathras; Write to UP CM with blinkers on

Lalit Shastri A bunch of 92 retired officers from the all-India services have acted with the herd mentality and signed an open letter to the Uttar Pradesh Chief Mnister on the Hathras incident and condemned the State Government over the murder of a 19 year old woman, belonging to the socially deprived sections and lack… Read More Ex-babus crying hoarse on Hathras; Write to UP CM with blinkers on

What went wrong with the tiger reintroduction programme at Mukudara Hills Tiger Reserve in Rajasthan?

Suhas Kumar Those who have been following the ambitious tiger reintroduction programme at Mukudara Hills tiger reserve must be dismayed by the news about the death of the 2 nd cub on 17 th August 2020, that was being treated for injuries at the Kota zoo, Its sibling was found dead some 20 days ago,… Read More What went wrong with the tiger reintroduction programme at Mukudara Hills Tiger Reserve in Rajasthan?

Congress swallows bitter pill, replaces Avinash Pandey with Ajay Maken as in-charge Rajasthan

Lalit Shastri Congress High Command has had to swallow the bitter pill and replace Avinash Pandey, the party General Secretary in-charge of Rajasthan affairs with Ajay Maken only to accommodate and meet the demand for a committee to “look into issues” raised by rebel party leader Sachin Pilot, who along with his small band of… Read More Congress swallows bitter pill, replaces Avinash Pandey with Ajay Maken as in-charge Rajasthan

Rahul-Sachin meeting melts thaw, ends stalemate in Rajasthan

Lalit Shastri New Delhi: For the Congress party, which was facing the heat and virtual stalemate in Rajasthan following the open revolt by Sachin Pilot, the thaw has melted after the rebel leader and former Rajastan Deputy CM had a one-on-one meeting with party leader Rahul Gandhi at his residence on Monday 10 August and… Read More Rahul-Sachin meeting melts thaw, ends stalemate in Rajasthan

BJP using money power and the Central agencies to destabilise democratically elected Governments: Avinash Pande

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: AICC General Secretary in-Charge Rajasthan Avinash Pande on Saturday 25 July launched a blistering attack on the Bharatiya Janata Party by accusing it of doing everything to destroy and demolish constitutional institutions and democratic values. The Congress General Secretary drew attention to the countrywide “Speak up for Democracy Movement’ being launched… Read More BJP using money power and the Central agencies to destabilise democratically elected Governments: Avinash Pande

I am not joining the BJP: Sachin Pilot

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi:  Sachin Pilot, who has been sacked from the posts of Deputy Chief Minister of Rajasthan and State Congress unit President on Tuesday after he revolted against the Congress leadership and challenged the position of Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, categorically stated on Wednesday 15 July that he is not joining the BJP since… Read More I am not joining the BJP: Sachin Pilot

Congress MLAs packed in a resort in a bid to save Gehlot Government

Newsroom24x7 Network Jaipur: Without naming Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot, who has revolted against the Congress leadership, along with a band of Congress MLAs, bringing the Ashok Gehlot led Rajasthan Government on the brink of collapse, the Congress Legislature Party on Monday passed a resolution seeking strong disciplinary action against any party office bearer and… Read More Congress MLAs packed in a resort in a bid to save Gehlot Government

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… Read More Assembly Election 2018: Congress emerges victorious in Hindi heartland

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

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

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

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… Read More Violence erupts in three BJP ruled states over Padmavat

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

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

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

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… Read More International Tiger Day and the Tale of Tumbling Tiger Numbers