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  • We see ourselves as a business ashram: Nand Kishore Chaudhary of Jaipur Rugs Mar 01, 2021 02:32 PM IST

    We see ourselves as a business ashram: Nand Kishore Chaudhary of Jaipur Rugs

    The face of Vibrant Bharat, Nand Kishore Chaudhary has been using the concept of doorstep entrepreneurship for empowering rural artisans in India.

  • Promises made in Rajasthan govt budget will be fulfilled by robust financial management: CM Ashok Gehlot Feb 24, 2021 06:55 PM IST

    Promises made in Rajasthan govt budget will be fulfilled by robust financial management: CM Ashok Gehlot

    Speaking to reporters after presenting the state Budget for 2021-22, the chief minister said the central government should find ways to give relief to the common man from the burden of the fuel price hikes.

  • Relief to fuel consumers, four states cut taxes on petrol and diesel Feb 22, 2021 12:14 PM IST

    Relief to fuel consumers, four states cut taxes on petrol and diesel

    West Bengal, Assam, Rajasthan and Meghalaya have cut state taxes to cool down fuel prices.

  • After Rajasthan, petrol price crosses Rs 100/litre-mark in Madhya Pradesh Feb 18, 2021 11:36 AM IST

    After Rajasthan, petrol price crosses Rs 100/litre-mark in Madhya Pradesh

    Petrol price was hiked by 34 paise per litre and diesel by 32 paise, according to a price notification of state-owned fuel retailers.

  • Petrol crosses Rs 100-mark in Rajasthan, Rs 99.90 in MP as rates up for 9th straight day Feb 17, 2021 04:08 PM IST

    Petrol crosses Rs 100-mark in Rajasthan, Rs 99.90 in MP as rates up for 9th straight day

    Fuel prices differ from state to state depending on the incidence of local taxes such as VAT and freight charges. Rajasthan levies the highest VAT on petrol in the country.

  • Petrol at Rs 99.87 in Rajasthan; LPG, ATF prices up Feb 16, 2021 02:53 PM IST

    Petrol at Rs 99.87 in Rajasthan; LPG, ATF prices up

    The increase in petrol and diesel priced pushed retail rates, which differ from state to state depending on the incidence of local sales tax or VAT and freight charges, to their highest level.

  • 4.3 magnitude earthquake hits Rajasthan's Bikaner Feb 12, 2021 09:20 AM IST

    4.3 magnitude earthquake hits Rajasthan's Bikaner

    The earthquake occurred 420 km northwest of Bikaner, the National Center for Seismology has said.

  • BJP promises to double farmers' income, but stands against them during crisis: Sachin Pilot Feb 09, 2021 04:42 PM IST

    BJP promises to double farmers' income, but stands against them during crisis: Sachin Pilot

    Sachin Pilot reiterated the demand of withdrawal of the Centre’s three contentious farm laws, saying the Congress is in support of the farmers.

  • COVID-19 update | Frontline workers in Rajasthan will have to give reason for refusing vaccination: Report Feb 04, 2021 05:07 PM IST

    COVID-19 update | Frontline workers in Rajasthan will have to give reason for refusing vaccination: Report

    The personnel of police, home guard, civil defence, Rajasthan armed constabulary and the jail department are to be vaccinated in Phase-2 starting February 4.

  • Class 6, 8 to reopen next week in Rajasthan Feb 01, 2021 09:02 AM IST

    Class 6, 8 to reopen next week in Rajasthan

    Along with this, colleges for first year and second year students, multiplex, theatre, cinema halls and swimming pools will also open, and 200 people will be allowed in social functions instead of 100.

  • PGCIL bags two power transmission projects in Rajasthan Jan 30, 2021 03:07 PM IST

    PGCIL bags two power transmission projects in Rajasthan

    PGCIL has been declared as the successful bidder under tariff-based competitive bidding to establish two transmission systems, the company said in a BSE filing.

  • Branded petrol crosses Rs 100-mark in Rajasthan; Fuel prices at all-time high Jan 27, 2021 07:24 PM IST

    Branded petrol crosses Rs 100-mark in Rajasthan; Fuel prices at all-time high

    Petrol and diesel prices were raised by 25 paise per litre each across the country on Wednesday, according to a price notification from oil marketing companies.

  • 8 killed, 4 injured in Rajasthan after trailer truck hits jeep from behind; CM Ashok Gehlot extends condolences Jan 27, 2021 11:30 AM IST

    8 killed, 4 injured in Rajasthan after trailer truck hits jeep from behind; CM Ashok Gehlot extends condolences

    The victims were residents of Rajgarh in Madhya Pradesh and were returning home, police said.

  • Sale, consumption of organic products rise in Rajasthan during pandemic: Survey Jan 14, 2021 03:28 PM IST

    Sale, consumption of organic products rise in Rajasthan during pandemic: Survey

    CUTS International, surveyed over 4,000 sellers as well as consumers of organic food products in ten districts of Rajasthan including Kota and Jhalawar to ascertain the factors that drove the consumers to buy organic food products.

  • Bird flu: 12 epicentres identified in four states Jan 06, 2021 12:24 PM IST

    Bird flu: 12 epicentres identified in four states

    After the confirmation of positive reports of H5N8 virus (a variant of avian influenza) from NIHSAD, the 12 epicentres have been identified in Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh and Kerala.

  • Avian flu confirmed in dead migratory birds in Himachal; outbreak reported in four states now Jan 05, 2021 10:25 AM IST

    Avian flu confirmed in dead migratory birds in Himachal; outbreak reported in four states now

    As some parts of Kerala too reported the influenza outbreak, authorities have ordered culling of ducks, hens and other domestic birds within one km radius of the affected areas in Kottayam and Alappuzha districts.

  • SC to hear on January 7 pleas against HC order on 6 BSP Rajasthan MLAs joining Congress Jan 04, 2021 07:50 PM IST

    SC to hear on January 7 pleas against HC order on 6 BSP Rajasthan MLAs joining Congress

    Allowing Dilawar's plea partially, the high court had set aside the July 22 order of the Speaker rejecting the disqualification petition filed by him in March last year.

  • Bird flu alert in Rajasthan after crow deaths in several districts Jan 03, 2021 06:26 PM IST

    Bird flu alert in Rajasthan after crow deaths in several districts

    The Animal Husbandry Department has set up a state-level control room and sent its teams to the districts for effective monitoring, officials said.

  • Night curfew in 13 districts of Rajasthan including Jaipur, Udaipur till January 15 Jan 02, 2021 10:14 PM IST

    Night curfew in 13 districts of Rajasthan including Jaipur, Udaipur till January 15

    Passengers going to or coming from bus stands, railway stations, airport, etc., will be allowed to move during the curfew period. People working in the IT sector have also been exempt from the Rajasthan night curfew rules.

  • FinMin allows Rajasthan to borrow Rs 2,731 crore more post ease of doing business reform Dec 26, 2020 05:06 PM IST

    FinMin allows Rajasthan to borrow Rs 2,731 crore more post ease of doing business reform

    Rajasthan has now joined the five other states namely, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and Telangana, which have completed the reform facilitating ease of doing business to be eligible for additional borrowing. These six states have been granted additional borrowing permission of Rs 19,459 crore.

  • New COVID-19 strain: Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot asks Centre to ban all flights from UK, other European countries Dec 21, 2020 03:06 PM IST

    New COVID-19 strain: Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot asks Centre to ban all flights from UK, other European countries

    In a tweet, Ashok Gehlot said India was late in banning international flights when COVID-19 had started spreading, leading to a drastic spike in cases in the country.

  • Earthquake of magnitude 4.2 hits Alwar in Rajasthan; tremors felt in Delhi-NCR Dec 18, 2020 07:26 AM IST

    Earthquake of magnitude 4.2 hits Alwar in Rajasthan; tremors felt in Delhi-NCR

    The earthquake of magnitude 4.2 occurred at 11.46 pm at a depth of five kilometres, according to the National Center for Seismology.

  • Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot sanctions additional funds worth Rs 108 crore for MGNREGA scheme Dec 15, 2020 07:58 PM IST

    Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot sanctions additional funds worth Rs 108 crore for MGNREGA scheme

    Under this approval, an additional provision of Rs 33.10 crore has been approved in the Scooty distribution scheme to meritorious girl students with a view to promote girls' education. With this, the two-wheelers will be distributed to eligible girl students for the year 2019-20, an official statement said on Tuesday.

  • In Rajasthan, Congress is losing support at the grassroots Dec 14, 2020 12:08 PM IST

    In Rajasthan, Congress is losing support at the grassroots

    The tussle between Ashok Gehlot and Sachin Pilot is far from over, and both leaders are still vying for control of the state unit. With the election loss, the blame game could worsen the prospects of the Congress in Rajasthan

  • BJP's win in Rajasthan local polls shows trust of poor, farmers, labourers in PM Modi: J P Nadda Dec 09, 2020 11:55 AM IST

    BJP's win in Rajasthan local polls shows trust of poor, farmers, labourers in PM Modi: J P Nadda

    Breaking the trend of the ruling party winning most seats in the state's local elections, the BJP appears set to corner the lion's share of seats in the Panchayat Samiti and Zila Parishad elections held in Rajasthan's 21 districts.

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