Articles tagged under: Rajasthan

SpiceJet announces two new flights connecting Gujarat to Rajasthan and down South

March 05, 2019
SpiceJet announces two new flights connecting Gujarat to Rajasthan and down South

Gurugram: Private air operator SpiceJet today announced the launch of 12 new direct flights including flights connecting Ahmedabad to Kishangarh and Surat to Chennai. The flights announced today encompass international, UDAN as well as regular domestic routes. All flights on the domestic sectors are effective from 31st March, 2019 while the international flight will commence operations on 15th April, 2019. Six new UDAN flights include Kishangarh-Ahmedabad-Kishangarh, Lakhimpur-Guwahati-La...Read More

Gujjar agitation: Several Gujarat linked trains cancelled, diverted, delayed, short originated/terminated

February 09, 2019
Gujjar agitation: Several Gujarat linked trains cancelled, diverted, delayed, short originated/terminated

Gujjar in neighboring state Rajasthan are again on railway tracks protesting for 5% reservation quota in government jobs and educational institutes. Due to their dharna along railway tracks in Sawai Madhopur district, several Gujarat bound/originating trains have been diverted, delayed, cancelled, short originated and short terminated. Gujjar protesters are seeking five per cent separate special reservation to Gujjars, Raika-Rebari, Gadia Luhar, Banjara and Gadaria. Bainsla last month gav...Read More

Businessman kidnapped from Ahmedabad almost a week ago rescued from Udaipur

February 03, 2019
Businessman kidnapped from Ahmedabad almost a week ago rescued from Udaipur

Ahmedabad/Udaipur:The Rajasthan police and the crime branch of Ahmedabad in a join operation have safely rescued a businessmen who was kidnapped from Ahmedabad on January 28 . Police said that Hanuman Singh Rajput was kidnapped by four people from Naroda area in the city. He has been rescued in Udaipur of Rajasthan. Five people including the mastermind of the crime and four involved in kidnapping have been nabbed. The arrest has been made on the basis of tracking of the ...Read More

Hillary Clinton arrives at Udaipur for pre-wedding function of Isha Ambani and Anand Piramal

December 08, 2018
Hillary Clinton arrives at Udaipur for pre-wedding function of Isha Ambani and Anand Piramal

Udaipur: Mrs Nita & Mr Mukesh Ambani today receiving Former First Lady of US Ms Hillary Clinton, who arrived at Udaipur for the pre-wedding function of Isha Ambani and Anand Piramal. Isha's wedding will take place on 12 December. Ahead of that a pre-wedding function is taking place during this week-end at the city of lake Udaipur in Rajasthan. DeshGujaratRead More

Gujarati actor Dilip Joshi aka Jethalal joins BJP campaign in Rajasthan

November 30, 2018
Gujarati actor Dilip Joshi aka Jethalal joins BJP campaign in Rajasthan

Chittorgarh: Gujarati actor Dilip Joshi, who is popular as Jethalal Champaklal Gada, a character he plays in Hindi TV serial 'Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah', campaigned for ruling Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) in Rajasthan. Joshi who has also campaigned for BJP in Gujarat previously, joined campaign of BJP candidate Lalit Ostwal, who is contesting from Bari Sadri Assembly seat in Chittorgarh district of Rajasthan. The actor attended a public event where he sought support for the BJP candid...Read More

2700 from Gujarat BJP active in poll-bound Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh

November 27, 2018
2700 from Gujarat BJP active in poll-bound Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh

Gandhinagar: 1200 BJP workers from Gujarat are active in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh while 1500 are active in another poll-bound neighboring state Rajasthan, said Gujarat BJP spokesperson Bharat Pandya. He said Gujarat BJP's more than 1200 workers were active in 50 assembly seats of Indore and Ujjain section in Madhya Pradesh. They are from South and Central zones of Gujarat. Gujarat BJP general secretary Bharatsinh Parmar and Shabdasharan Brahmbhatt are playing a role of coordination. ...Read More

Sachin Pilot faces opposition from Rajasthani community during poll campaign in Gujarat

November 16, 2017

Surat: Senior Congress leader from Rajasthan and former union minister Sachin Pilot had to face opposition from a group of Rajasthani people here today during his election campaign. A group of people who were natives of Rajasthan settled in Gujarat opposed Pilot during his door to door campaign in Kailsanagar locality in the Surat East assembly segment of the city. They shouted slogans against the Congress leader including go-back, go-back and also hurled hand-written p...Read More

PM Modi dedicates and lays foundation stone for National Highway projects in Udaipur

August 29, 2017

New Delhi: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has said that his government is fully committed to timely completion of work. The PM was speaking at an event in Udaipur in Rajasthan today to mark the inauguration and Bhoomi Poojan for National Highways projects worth Rs 15,100 crores in the state. Shri Modi inaugurated 12 National Highways projects worth Rs 5610 crores and did Bhoomi Poojan for 11 projects worth Rs 9490 crores. Speaking on the occasion the Prime Minister expressed happine...Read More

GSRTC AC Volvo Ahmedabad – Nathdwara and Rajkot – Jaipur bus services from February 18

February 17, 2017
GSRTC AC Volvo Ahmedabad – Nathdwara and Rajkot – Jaipur bus services from February 18

Ahmedabad: Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation(GSRTC) today announced launching of two AC Volvo luxury bus interstate service connecting Gujarat and Rajasthan. According to GSRTC statement, Rajkot - Jaipur and Ahmedabad - Nathdwara AC Volvo bus services will start tomorrow(February 18). Rajkot - Jaipur AC Volvo bus will leave Rajkot at 3.00 pm and reach Jaipur at 7.30 am next day. In return journey, Jaipur - Rajkot AC Volvo bus will leave Jaipur at 6.20 pm and reach Rajkot at 8.00...Read More

Rajatshan Govt tries to assure Gujjars on quota after stir threat

December 23, 2016
Rajatshan Govt tries to assure Gujjars on quota after stir threat

Jaipur: With Gujjars threatening to launch a fresh agitation for quota, Rajasthan government has assured the communities under the special backward classes that it would go for appropriate solution within the framework of law to protect their interest. The Rajasthan High Court had on December 9 struck down Special Backward Classes quota given to Gujjars and five other communities by the state government as the total reservation exceeded the permissible limit of 50 per cent. "State Governme...Read More