Articles about Barmer

Monsoon reaches Barmer two weeks early as Delhi desperately waits

29 Jun 2021

India
Monsoon reaches Barmer two weeks early as Delhi desperately waits

The southwest monsoon has reached Barmer in West Rajasthan, one of its last outposts, two weeks before its normal schedule but is yet to arrive in the North Indian plains including Delhi, the MeT office said on Tuesday.

Rajasthan: Youth beaten, iron rod inserted in private parts

22 Feb 2020

India
Rajasthan: Youth beaten, iron rod inserted in private parts

In what gives another proof that law and order have been taken for a ride in Congress-governed Rajasthan, a youth was beaten and sodomized with an iron rod on allegations of theft.

Top 5 must-visit attractions in Rajasthan

12 Feb 2020

Lifestyle
Top 5 must-visit attractions in Rajasthan

Rajasthan is perhaps the most vibrant and colorful state of India.

This Rajasthan-based doctor provides free medical coaching to poor students

04 Jul 2019

India
This Rajasthan-based doctor provides free medical coaching to poor students

While lakhs of students move out of their homes every year to join reputed coaching centers for medical or engineering preparation, there are many more who cannot afford it.

Amid escalating tensions, wedding between Pakistani-girl and Indian-man called off

05 Mar 2019

India
Amid escalating tensions, wedding between Pakistani-girl and Indian-man called off

A wedding between an Indian man of Barmer district in Rajasthan and a Pakistani girl of Sindh province was canceled as the former couldn't reach the neighboring country due to prevailing tensions.

Rajasthan: Man booked for giving triple talaq to wife

27 Sep 2018

India
Rajasthan: Man booked for giving triple talaq to wife

A man in Barmer, Rajasthan, has been booked for allegedly giving 'triple talaq' to his wife, police said yesterday.

Rajasthan: Road accident victims die as onlookers take selfies, make-videos

11 Jul 2018

India
Rajasthan: Road accident victims die as onlookers take selfies, make-videos

Three persons, who met with an accident in Barmer (Rajasthan), died after writhing in pain for nearly 30 minutes even as a group of onlookers clicked selfies and made videos with no one coming forward to the help of the injured.

Rajasthan: Bodies of two girls, one boy, found hanging

16 Apr 2018

India
Rajasthan: Bodies of two girls, one boy, found hanging

In a 'Swaroop Ka Tala' village of Barmer district, Rajasthan, bodies of three teenagers were found hanging from a tree on April 12.

A week of India's new Defense Minister

19 Sep 2017

Politics
A week of India's new Defense Minister

Nirmala Sitharaman is the first Defense Minister in 16 years to visit the sensitive Uttarlai airbase in Barmer, Rajasthan after George Fernandes in 2001.

Five Pakistani nationals nabbed from near border in Rajasthan

05 Jun 2017

India
Five Pakistani nationals nabbed from near border in Rajasthan

Five Pakistani nationals - two men, two women and a child - were nabbed from a restricted zone of Barmer district in Rajasthan, near Lakhasar village.