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Rajasthan first state to pass resolution against CAA, NPR & NRC

Jaipur:¬†Congress-ruled Rajasthan became the first state in the country on Saturday to pass a resolution against not only the new citizenship law CAA but also against National Register of Citizens and National Population Register. So far only Kerala and Punjab have passed resolutions only against CAA. State Parliamentary Affairs Minister Shanti Dhariwal presented the resolution […]

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Pak-born woman is now Indian, fights local polls in Rajasthan

Jaipur: At a time when the debate on the Citizenship Act and the National Population Register (NPR) rages on, a Pakistan-born Neeta Kanwar is contesting panchayat elections being held on Thursday at Tonk in Rajasthan. Neeta received her citizenship in September last year after coming to India way back in 2001 to pursue her education. […]

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‘Chhapaak’ declared tax-free in Rajasthan

Jaipur: Following on the heels of Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, the Congress ruled Rajasthan has declared Deepika Padukone-starrer “Chhapaak” tax-free in the state. The decision to declare the Meghna Gulzaar direcetd film tax-free in Rajasthan was taken late on Friday night. On Thursday, Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh, both ruled by the Congress, had declared “Chhapaak” […]