Rajasthan News

Education renaissance in Rajasthan: Happy class and more child-focused

Once a laggard in education, Rajasthan has been working to make schools less dreary and more child-focused, a path also advocated by the recent draft education policy. The results are visible, with its districts topping the last National Achievement Survey. The Indian Express recounting the success stories in Dholpur and Nagaur’s big leaps

Jana Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mookerjee's bust vandalised in Rajasthan

A delegation of BJP workers met the Bhilwara SP on Monday and presented a memorandum demanding arrest of the accused at the earliest.


IIT to use technology to improve lives of people in Rajasthan's Sirohi

Director of the IIT, Jodhpur, Santanu Chaudhury, said technologies like AI, Internet of Things (IoT), Big Data Analytics, sensors and drones will be used in areas of health, agriculture, solar energy, drinking water and communication facilities to improve lives of the people

Rajasthan Assembly passes bills for appointment of vice-chancellors of universities as per UGC norms

Both the bills sought to include provisions of appointment of competent and committed persons as vice-chancellor of any university as per the UGC norms and also includes provisions to remove the vice-chancellor from the post

Rajasthan: ‘Rape victim’ who set herself on fire dies, police say no proof of rape yet

In a complaint lodged on June 5, the woman alleged that a relative raped her four years ago. She had said that the accused visited her home when her husband, who was in the Army, was away.

Heavy rains continue in Rajasthan; flood-like situation in Kota

SDRF teams were pressed into service in Kota and surrounding areas and over 100 people were shifted to safe zones on Sunday morning, officials said.


Rajasthani language introduced in state's open school system too: Education Minister

The Rajasthani language till now was not a subject in the state's open schools, but the government has included it as a subject now, Dotasara told a workshop here

Soon, Rajasthan students to study crimes against women

Rajasthan Education Minister Govind Singh Dotasra said it is likely that the chapters would be included as soon as the 2020-21 academic year.

Now, 'police training' for school students in Rajasthan

The two-year programme for students of classes 8 and 9 aims to curb rising adolescent delinquency, strengthen the teenagers mentally and physically, and make them aware of basic laws and legal procedures

Gehlot: Will bring law against mob lynching, honour killing

Expressing concern over these “disturbing” incidents, Gehlot said his government is “serious” about them, and referred to UP, where the state Law Commission recently framed a draft legislation to combat mob lynching.

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Rajasthan PTET counselling results 2019 declared, webistes to check

The Government Dungar College, Bikaner, Rajasthan has published the first counselling list for admission to BEd courses at its official website ptet2019.org

Rajasthan Board RBSE 5th Result 2019 declared: Websites to check marks

RBSE Rajasthan Board 5th Result 2019 The Rajasthan State Education Board (RBSE) has announced the results of Class 5 examinations on Thursday, May 9, 2019. The students who had appeared in the examination can check the results through the official websites — rajresults.nic.in and rajeduboard.rajasthan.gov.in


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RTI applicants receive condoms instead of replies Rajasthan

A probe was launched after the video of them finding condoms and other worthless items in an envelope went viral.

Congress picks Ashok Gehlot as Rajasthan CM, Sachin Pilot is deputy CM

After deliberations, Congress President Rahul Gandhi has picked Ashok Gehlot for the post of Rajasthan Chief Minister. Sachin Pilot, who fought for the position, will be made deputy Chief Minister of the state.


How Congress sealed the deal in Rajasthan and MP | DECISION 2018

It was a close contest in both Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh between the Congress and BJP. But the grand old party did get a few things right which helped it get ahead of the bump in both the states. Manoj CG breaks it down.

BJP's star campaigner Yogi Adityanath’s emotive appeals turn a damp squib | DECISION 2018

Yogi Adityanath, the man in a saffron robe, has emerged as one of the star campaigners for the BJP in the last few elections. But his speeches in this election making a strong Hindutva pitch failed to get any results.

BJP's silence is louder than Congress' celebration. The wait for Modi-Shah's concession speech is still on

The big difference between Congress and the BJP after an election result was at display on Tuesday. While after almost every election defeat Rahul Gandhi addressed the media and answered questions about the result, the BJP headquarters fell silent.

What Rahul did right: It was not the promise of better governance

Congress President Rahul Gandhi is rightly being credited for the grand old party's victory in three crucial states in the Hindi heartland. But what did he do right? It was not the promise of better governance. Manoj CG explains what really worked.


Campaign heat: The allegations, the promises and more. Who said what on the campaign trail

In the five states where elections were held, here's what national leaders of the BJP and Congress promised to the people.

DECISION 2018: What's at stake in the 5 states this election

As the results of assembly elections in five states unfold, here's a look at the mammoth exercise undertaken by the Election Commission of India.

At the heart of 'royal' property dispute is real estate worth Rs 25,000 crore

Three laws, three contesting claims, Rs 25,000 cr property, and a dying Faridkot royal lineage.

Speech analysis: How Amit Shah is toning down his attack on illegal migrants

As they say, timing is key. And an analysis of BJP President Amit Shah shows that before a key event across the border, he has dialed down his ferocious speeches against illegal migrants from Bangladesh.