Kota News

Decomposed body of class 11 student found in Rajasthan's Kota

The body was spotted lying under a tree by a local shepherd on Wednesday, Nahargarh SHO Dalpat Singh said. The boy had left home after lunch on May 4 and did not return following which his parents lodged a complaint with police, he said.

Kota engineer gets Rs 33 refund for cancelled ticket after 2-year arduous battle with IRCTC

Sujeet Swami, the 30-year-old engineer, had been fighting the battle to obtain a refund of Rs 35 from the IRCTC for the cancellation of a Kota-Delhi train ticket but received the amount after deduction of Rs 2.


Checks and Balances

How a weaving cluster in Kota is keeping alive centuries-old tradition of the handmade.

Kota: Two killed, 15 injured in massive fire at scrap market

The fire reportedly began at around 9.45 pm due to a short circuit in one of the shops. It soon spread to other shops in the market, resulting in the explosion of five cylinders placed in an adjacent shop. 

Mumbai, Kota named among world's most densely populated cities

While Mumbai has been ranked second, Rajasthan's Kota stands at the seventh position with 12,100 people per square kilometre.

Kota witnesses fourth death due to swine flu since January

As many as 24 people have been tested H1N1 positive in Kota division so far this year.


FIITJEE plays on parents’ fears to poach high scoring students from Kota

Preparations for engineering entrance examinations have become the object of exploitation for some institutes that are playing on fears of the parents in order to poach students.

Kota: Teen dead, 1 injured in Bihar students’ clash

Satyarth alias Satya Prakesh, a resident of Nabada district in Bihar was attacked by nearly 20-25 students while he was having dinner in a mess.

Bihar students spoiling atmosphere, must be driven out of Kota, says BJP MLA

There should be a list made of Bihari students taking admission in coaching centres, their background must be checked, says BJP MLA Bhawani Singh.

Rajasthan Governor urges for regulatory body for coaching institutes in Kota

Eight students taking coaching have committed suicide in 2016 in Kota. In 2015, the number of suicide cases involving such students was 19.