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Rajasthan crisis: CM Ashok Gehlot meets MLAs in Jaipur

19 Jul 2020

Rajasthan crisis: CM Ashok Gehlot meets MLAs in Jaipur

Marking yet another development in the ongoing political crisis in Rajasthan, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Sunday met his loyalist MLAs in Jaipur.

Rajasthan crisis: Assembly session could take place next week

19 Jul 2020

Rajasthan crisis: Assembly session could take place next week

In a new development in the ongoing political crisis in Rajasthan, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot will likely call an Assembly session next week with an aim to showcase his government's strength, according to reports.

Rajasthan: BJP wants CBI probe into tapes leaked by Congress

18 Jul 2020

Rajasthan: BJP wants CBI probe into tapes leaked by Congress

In what marked BJP's full-blown entry into the raging political crisis in Rajasthan, the party on Saturday held a press conference demanding a CBI probe to know if phones of leaders were being tapped.

Police complaint filed against Payal Rohatgi (again!) over controversial tweet

09 Jun 2020

Police complaint filed against Payal Rohatgi (again!) over controversial tweet

A police complaint has been filed against actor and model Payal Rohatgi for promoting enmity on the grounds of religion and disturbing communal harmony.

Accused of theft, Dalits thrashed; petrol poured in private parts

20 Feb 2020

Accused of theft, Dalits thrashed; petrol poured in private parts

In a hair-raising incident, two Dalits, accused of stealing money from a two-wheeler showroom in Rajasthan, were tied and thrashed by a couple of men.

From patwari to IPS officer: Inspiring story of this man

27 Dec 2019

From patwari to IPS officer: Inspiring story of this man

Cracking UPSC Civil Services Examination (CSE) isn't easy, and staying motivated until you reach the Civil Services goal is important for success.

Payal Rohatgi sent to jail for 8-days, over Nehru-Gandhi video

16 Dec 2019

Payal Rohatgi sent to jail for 8-days, over Nehru-Gandhi video

Actor and model Payal Rohatgi has been sent to judicial custody for eight days in connection with her controversial remarks on the Nehru-Gandhi family on social media.

Payal Rohatgi arrested by Rajasthan Police for defaming Nehru family

15 Dec 2019

Payal Rohatgi arrested by Rajasthan Police for defaming Nehru family

Actress and model Payal Rohatgi has been arrested by Rajasthan Police for allegedly defaming the family of late politicians Motilal Nehru and Jawaharlal Nehru and other prominent Congress party leaders.

Rajasthan: 15 hours after gang frees criminal, police register FIR

09 Sep 2019

Rajasthan: 15 hours after gang frees criminal, police register FIR

It took Rajasthan police more than 15 hours to register an FIR against a gang, which barged into a police station to free one of Haryana's most-dreaded criminals on Friday.

Rajasthan cop seen "taking bribe" in pre-wedding shoot; served notice

27 Aug 2019

Rajasthan cop seen "taking bribe" in pre-wedding shoot; served notice

Apart from being obnoxiously expensive, unnecessary, and undeniably cringe-worthy, it seems pre-wedding shoots can also land one in serious trouble at work.

Rajasthan: Policemen gangraped Dalit woman, plucked her nails with screwdriver

19 Jul 2019

Rajasthan: Policemen gangraped Dalit woman, plucked her nails with screwdriver

A 35-year-old Dalit woman has leveled serious allegations on policemen in Rajasthan.

Jaipur rape accused, a psychopath with history of crime, arrested

07 Jul 2019

Jaipur rape accused, a psychopath with history of crime, arrested

Five days after the alleged rape of a seven-year-old girl in Jaipur shook the city, Rajasthan Police have arrested the accused, who has a history of sexual crimes. The accused was arrested from Kota.

Lynched 2 years ago, Pehlu Khan chargesheeted for cow smuggling

29 Jun 2019

Lynched 2 years ago, Pehlu Khan chargesheeted for cow smuggling

Two years after the infamous Alwar mob lynching incident, Rajasthan police have filed a chargesheet against the victim, Pehlu Khan, and his two sons for cow smuggling.

Fake IPS officer and social media star, Abhay Meena, arrested

02 Jun 2019

Fake IPS officer and social media star, Abhay Meena, arrested

The Rajasthan Police's Special Operations Group (SOG) has arrested social media sensation Abhay Meena, who had been pretending to be an Indian Police Service (IPS) officer, in Jaipur.

Enforcement Directorate raids Robert Vadra's offices in Delhi

07 Dec 2018

Enforcement Directorate raids Robert Vadra's offices in Delhi

The offices of former Congress chief Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law, Robert Vadra, were today raided by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) at multiple locations in Delhi.

Rajasthan Police's own version of 'KBC': Raising awareness about law

01 Oct 2018

Rajasthan Police's own version of 'KBC': Raising awareness about law

Drawing inspiration from TV quiz show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' (KBC) hosted by Amitabh Bachchan, Rajasthan Police has launched its own version of 'KBC' on social media to raise awareness about law and crimes.

Swachh Bharat scuffle death: Pratapgarh police report clears the accused

11 Sep 2018

Swachh Bharat scuffle death: Pratapgarh police report clears the accused

More than a year after a 53-year-old activist died in Rajasthan's Pratapgarh after an altercation with civic officials engaged in the Swachh Bharat campaign, police have submitted a final report concluding that he died of cardiac arrest.

Sohrabuddin encounter case: Bombay HC gives verdict on cops' discharge

10 Sep 2018

Sohrabuddin encounter case: Bombay HC gives verdict on cops' discharge

On Monday, the Bombay High Court dismissed petitions challenging the discharge of top cops in the Sohrabuddin Shaikh encounter case.

Man booked in extortion case climbs water tank, threatens self-immolation

17 Aug 2018

Man booked in extortion case climbs water tank, threatens self-immolation

High drama was witnessed in Bassi town in Jaipur where a man climbed atop an overhead water tank with a bottle of petrol and threatened to set himself on fire if an extortion case lodged against him was not withdrawn.

Alwar lynching: Cops covered 4km-journey in 3hrs, stopped for tea

23 Jul 2018

Alwar lynching: Cops covered 4km-journey in 3hrs, stopped for tea

Friday night, Mewat resident Rakbar alias Akbar Khan was brutally assaulted in Rajasthan's Alwar, on suspicion that he was smuggling cows.

Rajasthan: 15 lakh candidates to appear for constable recruitment exam

14 Jul 2018

Rajasthan: 15 lakh candidates to appear for constable recruitment exam

Nearly 15 lakh candidates will appear for the constable recruitment exam in two days in Rajasthan, which began amid tight security arrangements today.

Delhi: Man held for duping unemployed youths, promising government jobs

07 Jul 2018

Delhi: Man held for duping unemployed youths, promising government jobs

A 27-year-old man was today arrested in Dhaula Kuan for allegedly duping an unemployed youth of crores of rupees on the pretext of getting him jobs in the army and railways.

Former VHP leader Pravin Togadia begins his indefinite fast

17 Apr 2018

Former VHP leader Pravin Togadia begins his indefinite fast

Former VHP leader Pravin Togadia began his indefinite fast in Ahmedabad in support of his demands, including construction of a Ram Temple in Ayodhya.

Rajasthan Police wants to use Aadhaar data to solve crimes

18 Mar 2018

Rajasthan Police wants to use Aadhaar data to solve crimes

Rajasthan Police is exploring the possibility of using Aadhaar data for verifying the identity of criminals, suspects, complainants and missing persons in the state.

There're plans to kill me: Pravin Togadia's sensational claims

16 Jan 2018

There're plans to kill me: Pravin Togadia's sensational claims

Revealing details of his disappearance, VHP chief Pravin Togadia has made sensational claims: plans were being made to have him killed.

Where is Pravin Togadia? VHP claims party president is 'missing'

15 Jan 2018

Where is Pravin Togadia? VHP claims party president is 'missing'

VHP president Pravin Togadia has been "missing" since morning, the party claimed today. It has held protests demanding he be "traced."

#Padmavati Nahargarh Hanging: Police find dead man's mobile-phone with selfies

25 Nov 2017

#Padmavati Nahargarh Hanging: Police find dead man's mobile-phone with selfies

Rajasthan Police have found the mobile phone of Chetan Saini, the 40-year-old who was found hanging at the Nahargarh Fort, which would be instrumental in solving his mysterious death.

Rajasthan: A horrific 'witch-hunt', a khap and the irresponsible police

14 Aug 2017

Rajasthan: A horrific 'witch-hunt', a khap and the irresponsible police

On August 2, Kanya Devi of Rajasthan's Ajmer was randomly branded a witch, made to eat human feces, had hot coal thrust in her eyes, stripped naked and paraded throughout her village. She died.

Rajasthan Police detains man over Jio's recent data breach

11 Jul 2017

Rajasthan Police detains man over Jio's recent data breach

On Tuesday, the Rajasthan Police detained a suspect allegedly involved in the major data leak from Jio.

Personal data of over 100 million Jio customers leaked

10 Jul 2017

Personal data of over 100 million Jio customers leaked

According to FoneArena, personal data of Reliance Jio's customers was leaked online on 10th July. It included details like name, mobile number, email-id, circle, SIM activation date and most importantly Aadhaar number.