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No life-long bungalows to ex-CMs: Rajasthan HC

Jaipur: Former chief ministers of Rajasthan cannot avail life-long facilities like government bungalow, telephone and car, ruled the Rajasthan High Court here on Wednesday as it declared the Rajasthan Ministers’ Salaries (Amendment) Act 2017 “illegal”. Announcing the verdict, a division bench of state Chief Justice S. Ravindra Bhatt and Justice Prakash Gupta observed that Rajasthan […]

Swami Chinmayanand (File Photo/IANS)

Missing law student who had accused BJP leader Swami Chinmayanand of harassment found after 6 days

A law student from SS Law College in Shahjahanpur in Uttar Pradesh who had gone missing from her college hostel, days after she accused former Union Minister and BJP leader Swami Chinmayanand, of harassment and “destroying the lives of several girls”, has been found. A team of UP Police has traced the girl in Rajasthan. Uttar Pradesh […]

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Watch: Rajasthan cop ‘bribery’ viral video embarrasses police

Jaipur:  Rajasthan Police has asked all its personnel to maintain their uniform’s dignity after after a pre-wedding video shoot showing a police officer on duty being ‘bribed’ by his bride-to-be went viral on Youtube, leaving senior officers embarrassed. The video, which has Bollywood songs playing in the background, shows police officer Dhanpat stopping and penalising […]

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh (File Photo)

Manmohan Singh elected to RS from Rajasthan – 1 min read

Jaipur: Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha from Rajasthan on Monday. Since the Bharatiya Janata Party did not put up any candidate due to lack of numbers in the assembly, Manmohan Singh was declared elected after the scheduled time to withdraw nominations ended on Monday. Chief whip Mahesh Joshi accepted […]

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot (File Photo/IANS)

Rajasthan government to set up SIT in Pehlu Khan case – 2 min read

Jaipur:  Soon after Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi on Friday termed the verdict by the Alwar lower court in the Pehlu Khan lynching case as ‘shocking’, the Rajasthan government decided to form a SIT to reinvestigate the matter, official sources confirmed. Sources said that Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Friday called a meeting to discuss […]