Jodhpur: News

18 Oct 2023

Delhi Police

Faking death for 19 years, ex-Navy man arrested for murder

The Delhi Police claimed to have arrested a 63-year-old former Indian Navy employee, Balesh Kumar, after nearly two decades for allegedly killing his friend and burning to death two laborers in 2004, the Hindustan Times reported on Wednesday.

06 Aug 2023


Another cross-border love story: Pakistani woman virtually marries Indian man

After the cross-border relationship of Seema Haider and Sachin Meena, a new cross-border marriage involving a Pakistani bride and an Indian groom has grabbed the headlines.

17 Jul 2023

Ashok Gehlot

Rajasthan: 3 arrested for raping minor on college campus

Three college students have been arrested for allegedly raping a 17-year-old girl in Rajasthan's Jodhpur on Sunday, PTI reported.

18 Apr 2023


Rajasthan: Man arrested for flashing private parts at Korean vlogger

In a shameful incident, a female Korean vlogger was allegedly harassed by a man in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, on Monday.

21 Mar 2023


Rajasthan: Video shows people consuming chinkara meat; Bishnois demand action

A video purportedly showing some people cooking and consuming the meat of chinkara (Indian gazelle) in Rajasthan's Jodhpur has enraged the Bishnoi community, reported PTI.

22 Feb 2023

Reliance Jio

Jio 5G launched in 20 cities, Airtel 5G reaches Haridwar

Reliance Jio has launched its 5G services in 20 more cities including Tinsukia, Bhagalpur, Mormugao, Raichur, Firozabad, and Chandrapur.

19 Sep 2022


Rajasthan: Doctor drags dog chained to car on road; booked

A doctor in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, was booked for chaining a stray dog to his car and driving around dragging the canine on Sunday.

16 Sep 2022

Rajasthan Royals (RR)

Rajasthan Royals announce RR Women's Cup 2022: Key details

Indian Premier League side Rajasthan Royals have announced the launch of a women's T20 competition in partnership with the Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA).

26 May 2022


5 most scenic rail routes in India

Trains are the most comfortable modes of transport you can opt for. During your journey, you can witness the beautiful changing landscape while sipping on some warm tea and munching on samosas.

05 May 2022


Rajasthan: Two persons attacked in Bhilwara, internet services suspended

Days after Rajasthan's Jodhpur witnessed communal clashes on Eid, an incident of violence was reported in the Sanganer area of Bhilwara on Wednesday night, prompting authorities to suspend internet services for 24 hours in the city.

04 May 2022


Jodhpur clashes: Over 100 arrested, curfew imposed, internet remains suspended

Jodhpur was riled by communal tensions on the eve and day of Eid, forcing authorities to impose a curfew in several areas, including Udai Mandir and Nagori Gate till Wednesday midnight.

03 May 2022


Two communities clash on eve of Eid in Rajasthan's Jodhpur

Two communities clashed over hoisting religious flags ahead of Eid-al-Fitr in Jodhpur's Jalori Gate late on Monday night.

16 Jul 2021


Tale of grit: Sanitation worker clears Rajasthan Administrative Service exam

From sweeping streets as a municipal worker to becoming a Rajasthan government official, Asha Kandara, 40, has shown what true grit can achieve.

11 Jun 2021


Government school teacher held for raping and impregnating minor student

A government school teacher, who raped one of his Class 6 students repeatedly early this year and made her three-month pregnant, was arrested on Thursday.

11 May 2021


Twenty-nine new COVID-19 cases reported at IIT Jodhpur

Twenty-nine people, including 25 students, tested positive for COVID-19 at IIT Jodhpur, taking the total number of coronavirus cases on campus to 225, authorities said.

Asaram shifted to AIIMS Jodhpur after COVID-19 treatment at hospital

Self-styled godman Asaram Bapu, who was being treated for COVID-19 for the past two days at a hospital in Jodhpur, has been shifted to the AIIMS in the city due to security reasons, a police official said on Saturday.

11 Feb 2021

Salman Khan

Jodhpur court dismisses Rajasthan government's plea against Salman Khan

In a relief to actor Salman Khan, the Jodhpur District and Sessions Court has dismissed the plea of the Rajasthan government alleging that Khan had presented a false affidavit in connection with the Arms Act.

15 Dec 2020

Prakash Jha

Bobby Deol, Prakash Jha issued notices over 'Aashram' web series

A Jodhpur court on Monday sought responses from filmmaker Prakash Jha and actor Bobby Deol on a plea objecting to the controversial portrayal of Hindu saints in their web series Aashram.

02 Aug 2020


No joke! Jodhpur restaurant selling 'COVID Curry' and 'Mask Naan'

The coronavirus pandemic has put a serious dent in the culinary business, but outlet owners are not letting their spirits bow down to it. In fact, the creativity meter has only gone higher.

27 Dec 2019

Kargil War

IAF's MiG-27 decommissioned: Revisiting the legacy of the fighter jet

The Indian Air Force (IAF) on Friday bid adieu to the MiG-27 fighter aircraft as the jet's squadron took its last sortie in Jodhpur, Rajasthan.

01 Dec 2019

Priyanka Chopra Jonas

Revisiting Priyanka-Nick's love story, on their first wedding anniversary

It was on this very day that Priyanka Chopra and American singer Nick Jonas tied the knot in a dreamy affair at the Umaid Bhawan Palace in Jodhpur.

04 Oct 2019

Priyanka Chopra Jonas

Nick even fetched cylinders during our wedding preparations: Priyanka

It's been almost a year since Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas tied the knot in a fairytale affair in Jodhpur, but apparently the 37-year-old actress just can't evade questions pertaining to her wedding and married life.

01 Sep 2019

Andhra Pradesh

Inspiring stories of five CAs that show perseverance is everything

Chartered Accountancy (CA) is one of the most sought-after and toughest professional courses.

10 Jun 2019


IIT Professor rapes former student, asks the woman her "price"

A 45-year-old assistant professor at Indian Institute of Technology, Jodhpur, was arrested for allegedly raping a 35-year-old woman, who claims to be his former student, on the pretext of giving her a job.

04 Jun 2019


Rajasthan: Ashok Gehlot blames Sachin Pilot for his son's defeat

They say, success has many fathers but failure is an orphan. The same holds true for the Rajasthan unit of Congress.

27 Mar 2019

Asaram Bapu

Jodhpur: Asaram withdraws plea for bail, suspension of sentence

Jailed self-styled godman Asaram yesterday withdrew a plea for bail and suspension of sentence awarded to him for raping a girl in his Jodhpur ashram in 2013.

11 Mar 2019

Saif Ali Khan

#BlackbuckPoachingCase: Jodhpur HC issues fresh notices to Saif, Sonali, Tabu

A Jodhpur High Court issued fresh notices to actors Saif Ali Khan, Sonali Bendre, Tabu, and Neelam Kothari in the 1998 blackbuck poaching case.

17 Feb 2019


World Sacred Spirit Festival to start in Jodhpur from Friday

Soulful poetry of Mira Bai, Kabir, and Amir Khusrau sung to the tunes of instruments from Sweden, Mongolia, China, and Rajasthan will enthrall music lovers at the 12th edition of World Sacred Spirit Festival (WSSF).

11 Jan 2019


Rajasthan: Nurses pull baby too hard, leave head inside womb

In what comes as a stomach-churning news, a male nurse at a government health center in Rajasthan pulled an infant so hard during delivery, earlier this week, that the baby got decapitated and the head was left inside the womb.

21 Dec 2018

Deepika Padukone

Watch video: New brides Priyanka, Deepika recreate 'Pinga' moment

Priyanka Chopra-Nick Jonas' wedding celebrations are in full swing. After a grand wedding in Jodhpur, the newlyweds hosted their second reception in Mumbai on Thursday.

06 Dec 2018

Priyanka Chopra Jonas

Priyanka-Nick's wedding: Watch the best moment of this dreamy affair

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas are officially man and wife now. The two tied the knot in a fairytale wedding at Jodhpur's Umaid Bhawan.

05 Dec 2018


Priyanka Chopra-Nick Jonas to cut short their honeymoon: Here's why

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas' wedding was a dreamy affair that kept everyone mesmerized for a week now.

05 Dec 2018

Priyanka Chopra Jonas

Rs. 3.5cr: This is how much Priyanka-Nick spent on wedding-ceremonies

In the last few days, all that the nation has been talking about is the star-studded wedding of Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas. And why not, after all, it was so dreamy.

04 Dec 2018

Priyanka Chopra Jonas

Priyanka-Nick's wedding pics will make you believe in fairytales

After Ranveer-Deepika's month-long wedding ceremonies, it is Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas' regal wedding that has been bagging the headlines.

04 Dec 2018


Nick's wedding message for bride Priyanka left her teary-eyed

The newlyweds Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas are madly in love and we can't get enough of their adorable chemistry.

03 Dec 2018


Priyanka married Nick in a traditional Hindu ceremony: Details here

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas' wedding has got the nation buzzing. The lovebirds, who got married as per Christian rituals earlier, tied the nuptial knot according to the traditional Hindu ceremony yesterday.

03 Dec 2018

Priyanka Chopra Jonas

Namaste from the newly-weds: Priyanka, Nick seen at Jodhpur Airport

Everyone has been talking about Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas and their grand wedding in Jodhpur.

02 Dec 2018


Nick hits a six during cricket match, Priyanka cheers

Bollywood superstar Priyanka Chopra and Texan singer Nick Jonas have tied the knot at Jodhpur's Umaid Bhavan Palace yesterday.

02 Dec 2018

Priyanka Chopra Jonas

Priyanka's sangeet pictures are stunning but let's talk about Nick

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas have taken it upon themselves to set new relationship goals for us. And their wedding functions in Jodhpur's Umaid Bhawan are giving a new definition to over the top celebrations, not that we are complaining.

01 Dec 2018

Priyanka Chopra Jonas

Priyanka Chopra looks radiant in her mehendi ceremony: See pictures

Priyanka Chopra has shared the pictures of her pre-wedding ceremony on Instagram and looks radiating in all of them.

01 Dec 2018

Priyanka Chopra Jonas

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas get married in Jodhpur

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas got married in Jodhpur a short while ago, reports Filmfare.

01 Dec 2018

Mukesh Ambani

'Ladkiwale vs Ladkewala' and more: What happened at Priyanka-Nick's sangeet

The luxurious Umaid Bhawan in Jodhpur was lit on Friday for the sangeet ceremony of Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra. And like it was expected, the guests and the couple had a lot of fun.

28 Nov 2018


All details of Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas' wedding here

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas are all set to get married on December 2, and the couple along with their closed ones will fly to Jodhpur tomorrow, November 29.

27 Nov 2018

Priyanka Chopra Jonas

Priyanka, Nick party in Mumbai with friends ahead of wedding

The wedding celebrations of the star couple, Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas, have already begun.

22 Nov 2018


Nick is on way to India for wedding with Priyanka

Priyanka Chopra's fiance Nick Jonas is on his way to India for their wedding in Jodhpur, whose festivities will start from November 28.

18 Nov 2018

Priyanka Chopra Jonas

How much do rooms at Umaid Bhawan, Priyanka-Nick's wedding-venue, cost?

In a classic case of East meets West, Priyanka Chopra is all set to marry Nick Jonas, her fiance of a few months.

18 Oct 2018

Priyanka Chopra Jonas

Joota-chupai ritual: Nick Jonas might go bankrupt fulfilling Parineeti's demand

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas have managed to rule millions of hearts with their whirlwind romance.

16 Oct 2018

Priyanka Chopra Jonas

Parineeti Chopra spills beans on Priyanka Chopra-Nick Jonas' wedding

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas' whirlwind romance has always managed to make our hearts drool.

05 Oct 2018


Not in 2019, Priyanka-Nick to get married next month?

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas' whirlwind romance is one thing the world can't stop talking about.

03 Oct 2018

Priyanka Chopra Jonas

Ring and tears: Here's how Nick proposed to Priyanka Chopra

The power couple Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas are the new favorites of everyone.

28 Sep 2018

Narendra Modi

PM inaugurates Parakram Parv on second anniversary of surgical strikes

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated Parakram Parv exhibition at the military station in Jodhpur to mark the second anniversary of the surgical strikes carried out by the Indian Army across the LoC.

11 Sep 2018


Asaram moves plea to Rajasthan Governor, seeking dilution of life-sentence

Self-styled godman Asaram, who was convicted for raping a minor girl, has sent a mercy plea to the Governor of Rajasthan seeking dilution of his life sentence.

07 Sep 2018


Salman Khan can now travel abroad without court's permission

Bollywood actor Salman Khan got a major relief as he has now been exempted from seeking permission from court every time he travels abroad.

04 Sep 2018

Indian Air Force

IAF's fighter jet crashes in Jodhpur; no casualties reported

A MiG-27 fighter jet of the Indian Air Force crashed in Jodhpur's Banad area during a routine mission today.