The Jaipur Sufi Festival is organised annually by the Foundation of SAARC Writers And Literature (FOSWAL), in association with the Rajasthan government.
The 21 ‘patriotic Brahmins’, chosen specially for the Yagna, were seated in two rows of nine each, with three priests presiding over the main ceremony.
Rajasthan govt adds spiritual line of defence with Rashtra Raksha Yagna.
The idea is an upgrade of the existing monthly meetings, which were mandated by Rahul, of key party functionaries from the block, district and PCC.
Written by Ishwar Bairagi, the article also punches holes in the state government’s main line of defence at the time — that Hingonia Goshala in Jaipur was a rehabilitation centre, and not a cowshed.
The village, located about 15 km off the NH 8, is at the far end of a network of country roads, crisscrossing the undulating, rocky landscape dominated by the Aravallis.
The Rajasthan government has said the state’s record has been exemplary in making the transition from the older ration card-based system to using Aadhaar.
On August 22, Hardik’s lawyers had filed a Habeas Corpus petition, accusing the Rajasthan police of wrongly and illegally confining Hardik by placing him under house arrest.
The RSS Thursday dared Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi to prove allegations made by him against the organisation over the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi.
Padmini Devi got the Saturday appointment with Raje after several attempts over the last few days.
A rare protest rally led by Padmini Devi of the erstwhile royal family started the day, while a press conference by Urban Development Minister Rajpal Singh Shekhawat ended it.
On Wednesday, Padmini Devi met various religious leaders, including the Chief Qazi, and sought their support for Thursday’s procession.
MLA Diya Kumari says as per 2011 court decree, JDA and state government have been restrained from interfering.
Badnore is a graduate in business management from Government College, Ajmer.
The goshala, under the administrative control of Jaipur Municipal Corporation, is about 50 km from Jaipur, at the end of a gravel road in a landscape dotted with brick kiln chimneys.
Rashid, 28, is among the 25 Indian labourers who returned from Jeddah, following an intervention led by MoS for External Affairs V K Singh.
The Rajasthan government, too, is providing a subsidy of Rs 2500 per quintal for certified seeds, besides a 50 per cent subsidy on micronutrient and bio-pesticides.
Actor Salman Khan was accused of hunting three chinkaras in Jodhpur during the shoot of Hum Saath Saath Hain.
The police told him that the Gujarat High Court’s order did not allow him to move out of his temporary residence.
17-yr-old accuses classmates of ragging her in toilet, files police complaint; school denies charge.
The accident took place at Fortune Park Bellacasa hotel’s Jasmine hall on Tonk Road, where a lunch was being hosted for guests who had come for the engagement ceremony.
The MoEF issued a notification to this effect Friday, days before the NGT was to hear the matter on July 5.
The RVKP is affiliated to the Sangh Parivar as a part of the RSS’s tribal wing, the Vanvasi Kalyan Ashram, which is headquartered in Chhattisgarh.
The woman has accused her husband and in-laws of tattooing abuses on her body after dowry demands.
With the debate over controlled culling of animals declared vermin intensifying, this Rajasthan farmer says the nilgais have been a menace
At the Machia Safari Park in Jodhpur, it was as if a fairy tale had just turned real. Until the wake-up call came just five days later.
Faculty members who are part of Central University of Rajasthan Teachers’ Association (CURTA) have “condemned” the V-C’s statements.
Seeks intervention of President, HRD ministry; sends proof to PMO, CBI, UGC.
The alleged incident took place during the trial for the case on Friday in Jodhpur. CBI counsel Ashok Joshi said Amri Devi, who also ran for assembly polls in 2013 on a Congress ticket, lost her cool during questioning.
Known as the region’s “cow hill”, where locals send their old and feeble cattle to graze, the plateau this summer has seen thousands of cows perish on the hill due to starvation.
Ahuja said that whenever he is offered any “illegitimate money”, he spends it on noble causes like upkeep of temples, offering help for the wedding of girls from poor families and for saving cows.
Roy and Dey claimed that home minister Gulab Chand Kataria told them that he was unable to act against Meena since his ‘file’ had been ‘stopped’ by Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje.
2 years after arriving in Jaipur from Sindh province, young woman confronts citizenship barrier in realising her dream to be a doctor
Led by the CM, almost the entire Rajasthan government took part in a two-day “inner engineering” yoga camp, organised by Isha Foundation, which concluded on Saturday.
Besides the two arrested, the FIR filed in January had named six others.
Acting on a complaint it received last December, the ACB raided the residence and offices of Niraj Kumar Pawan, two other officials and a middleman on Wednesday.
A dangerously ahistorical definition of India mars the otherwise accessible history of the region around the Indian Ocean