Post Tagged with: "Jaipur"

Six succumb to swine flu in as many days in Jodhpur

Six succumb to swine flu in as many days in Jodhpur

JAIPUR: Jodhpur is witnessing one of its worst outbreaks of swine as one more patient succumbed to the disease on Sunday taking total toll to six in past six days. Health department is taking lessons from pulse polio micro-plan to combat swine flu in Jodhpur. It has directed principals of […]

Triangular contest awaits Ramgarh assembly seat

Triangular contest awaits Ramgarh assembly seat

ALWAR: Polling in Alwar’s Ramgarh assembly segment scheduled on January 28, promises high-powered triangular contest. The elections were cancelled after the death of BSP candidate Laxman Singh on November 29. Being the last elections before the polls in April-May 2019, sending a strong political message through the results has got […]

Leopards attack villagers, cattle in many districts

Leopards attack villagers, cattle in many districts

JAIPUR: Incidents of leopards straying into villages, owing to the scarcity of water and food, have been on the rise in , giving sleepless nights to villagers in many districts. On Sunday, incidents of big cats attacking villagers and cattle were reported from Sikar, Udaipur, Ajmer and districts. Panic gripped […]

Congress renames BSRY, to pump more funds

Congress renames BSRY, to pump more funds

JAIPUR: The government has decided to rename Bhamashah Rojgar Srijan Yojana (BRSY) as Chief Minister’s Rojgar Srijan Yojana (CMRSY) and expand its scope and impact with effective implementation and adequate budgetary support. Speaking to TOI on Sunday, industries minister Parsadi Lal Meena said the government would take the scheme to […]

Couple asks guests to donate eyes as gift

Couple asks guests to donate eyes as gift

JAIPUR: A 25-year-old youth Tinku Ojha is getting married, but in a rather unique way. His wedding invitation card has a message: ‘Don’t bring gifts. In lieu of gifts, take a pledge for donation’, as an attempt to give boost to eye and other organs’ donation. At the marriage venue, […]

Campaign to save birds begins in Jaipur

Campaign to save birds begins in Jaipur

JAIPUR: activists have started a campaign to save the birds ahead of in Jaipur. With over two weeks left for the Makar Sankranti festival on January 14, casualties due to glass-coated manja (thread) used by kite-flyers, are being reported daily. About 50 birds this year including an eagle owl, kites, […]

60-year-old held for murder, attempt to rape in Kota

60-year-old held for murder, attempt to rape in Kota

KOTA: The city police on Saturday solved the murder mystery of an unidentified woman, whose blood-stained nude body with fatal injuries on the head, was found on Friday morning. Police arrested a 60-year-old man from Daad Devi forest area on charges of murder and attempt to . The woman’s body […]

Jaipur: Police driver dies in mishap

Jaipur: Police driver dies in mishap

JAIPUR: Uproar and outrage ensued after a 42-year-old police driver died in Hospital after meeting with a road accident on Saturday, following which police force from multiple police stations was deployed to pacify the angry relatives of the deceased, who alleged that he died of the hospital’s negligence. According to […]

Full loan waiver for farmers who committed suicide: Shanti Dhariwal

Full loan waiver for farmers who committed suicide: Shanti Dhariwal

JAIPUR: The loan liability of all farmers who had committed suicide in the state would be waived off totally and there will be no limit for their loans, said UDH minister Shanti Dhariwal, chairman of inter-departmental committee on on Saturday. He was interacting with the media after the first meeting […]

Bootleggers beat teen to death in Bharatpur

Bootleggers beat teen to death in Bharatpur

ALWAR: A 12-year-old teenager, who objected to the illegal sale of liquor at area in Bharatpur, was fatally thrashed allegedly by those involved in the illicit trade. Police lodged a case of murder on Friday evening after the boy succumbed to injuries at the hospital and are investigating the case. […]