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Kids lose out as schools merge

A million children have been affected by closure of 17,000 government schools in Rajasthan.

Build toilets to contest elections in Rajasthan

If someone wants to contest panchayat elections in Rajasthan, a toilet at home is must.

Defeat forces BJP to lift transfer ban

The BJP may try to put up a brave face after defeat in the Assembly bypolls last week, claiming that it wasn’t bothered by the outcome, however, in a move that clearly shows how perturbed the party is

Police search for minister’s missing dog

When the Uttar Pradesh police went hunting for minister Azam Khan’s buffaloes at the time of the riots in Saharanpur, the BJP was at the forefront of the attack on the Samajwadi Party government over

Dalits punished for drinking water

Two dalit children were given corporal punishment and later expelled from the school for drinking water from a matki (earthen pot for storing water) earmarked for their teacher.

Kin make samadhi for their daughter

In a bizarre incident, the parents of a minor girl have built a make shift Samadhi (Mausoleum) of their daughter who died in the wee hours of Thursday, for want of proper medical treatment.

Malnourishment deaths in Rajasthan district

More than a decade after hunger deaths in Baran attracted national attention, once again there are reports of malnutrition deaths of children in one of the most backward districts in the country.

Sachin Pilot leads Cong on revival path

The victory in the Assembly bypolls could not have come at a more appropriate time for the Congress.

Congress makes a comeback with 3 seats

The ruling BJP received a rude shock as the Opposition Congress walked away with three seats in the Assembly bypolls held on September 13.

Rajasthan monuments to stay open late from November

Tourists will soon have more time to spend at monuments. The monuments, which now close at 5 pm or 6 pm, would remain open till 11 pm.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the Indian diaspora in New York with a grand promise: “India will touch new heights.” The crowd of 20,000 Americans of Indian origin erupted in re

Egos or simple ambition? Expediency or strategy? Betrayal or good, old-fashioned politics? What lies behind the big splits in Maharashtra, virtually at the 11th hour before the elections?