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‘Jauhar’ textbook row reaches Rajasthan CM’s office

Jaipur: The controversy over the removal of a picture of ‘jauhar’ or self-immolation by women from class VIII textbooks on Saturday reached the Rajasthan Chief Minister’s Office with two Congress ministers locking horns on the issue. Sources said the Chief Minister’s Office is looking into the issue. Soon after the removal of the ‘jauhar’ picture from […]

Wing Commander Abhinandan (File Photo/IANS)

In Congress-ruled Rajasthan, Balakot air strikes find place in school textbooks

Jaipur: At a time when many Congress leaders across the country have questioned the authenticity of Balakot air strikes, the Congress government in Rajasthan has accommodated the story of Indian Air Force fighter jets attacking terrorist camps across the LoC in its school textbooks. The textbooks not only speak of the valour of Wing Commander […]

Antonov An-12 aircraft. (Representational Image/Wikimedia Commons)

‘Suspicious’ Georgian aircraft forced by IAF to land in Jaipur

Jaipur: A Georgian An-12 cargo aircraft was forced by IAF jets to land at Jaipur airport on Friday after it created alarm by entering Indian air space from an unscheduled point in north Gujarat, official sources said. The aircraft, belonging to Ukrainian company MotorSich, was heading for Delhi from Karachi when it deviated from its […]