In a major decision in treating Covid-19 patients, the state government has issued orders to provide the services of specialist doctors to treat the infected who have com
A day after an overloaded boat capsized in the Chambal River in Khatoli area of Kota in Rajasthan, rescuers fished out two more bodies on Thursday, which took the death t
The state government on Thursday said the ECI Hospital will function as a dedicated Covid-19 facility from Friday, in addition to RUHS and Jaipuria hospitals.
Protesting over the death of a female GIB after it hit high-tension electric wires at Degrai pasture land in Jaisalmer district on Wednesday, wildlife enthusiasts and vil
Four persons were electrocuted in two separate incidents in Jhalawar district on Wednesday night and Thursday.
Four people have died of electrocution in two separate incidents in Jhalawar district of Rajasthan, police said on Thursday. A 22-year-old man, identified as Narender Sin
At least 11 people, including women and children, were killed after a boat carrying over 40 pilgrims capsized in the Chambal river on Wednesday morning at around 8.45am.
After more than five months, Jaipur Metro services will resume on September 23.
Southwest monsoon, which was scheduled to withdraw from the state from September 17, will now continue for another week, a good news for Kharif farmers. So far the state
MT-1, the last surviving male tiger at Mukundra Hills Tiger Reserve (MHTR) which disappeared mysteriously in the jungle, is presumed to be dead.
A minor boy who went missing from his house from Bhagalpur district in Bihar 7 months ago was found working as a bonded labourer in a guest house at Lakhan Kotri of Ajmer
A division bench of the Rajasthan High Court at its principal seat in Jodhpur has stayed construction at the Khelgaon premises in Chitrakoot Nagar here.
In a special operation against illegal firearms and weapons, the Jhalawar city police in coordination with the district special team (DST) arrested five arms smugglers fr
After exploiting all available options, the state government has now requested the Centre to supply 100 kilolitres (KL) of oxygen daily for treatment of Covid patients.
The two worst-affected cities Jaipur and Jodhpur collectively reported 608 new Covid-19 cases, accounting for 35% of the total cases reported in the state on Tuesday.
Health experts have suggested engaging communities in launching rigorous awareness campaigns instead of lockdown or restrictions to flatten the Covid-19 curve in the stat
Health minister Raghu Sharma said the prices of RT-PCR testing kits, reagents, VTM kits and other consumables have reduced and therefore it was decided to provide the tes
The Pink City breached the 300 mark in Covid-19 deaths on Monday morning, reporting 301 fatalities overall. More than double the men died in comparison to women, accounti
A Rs 200-crore plan has been drawn up to improve facilities in Sawai Man Singh Hospital on the lines of AIIMS, New Delhi, by the state government under the Smart City Mis
With 345 new Covid-19 infections, Jaipur surpassed Jodhpur in cumulative cases on Monday and now leads the chart of districts with highest cases.
Three people, including a local BJP leader, were killed in an accident in Rajasthan's Bikaner district on Monday, police said.
The Covid-19 death toll in Rajasthan reached 1,250 on Monday after 14 more people succumbed to the disease, while record single-day spike of 1,730 cases pushed the infect
After inputs on intrusion and smuggling of weapons and drugs from Pakistan into the Indian border adjoining Rajasthan and Punjab, the BSF has been put on high alert in Ra
Three friends were killed when the car in which they were travelling from Ahmedabad to Jaisalmer hit a tractor trolley near Devikot, around 40km from the district headqua
With the state reporting the biggest single-day jump of 1,703 cases on Sunday, active cases touched a new high of 16,654 in the state and the overall tally rose to 1,02,4
Rajasthan has collected Rs 10 crore in fines for violation under the Epidemic Ordinance since the lockdown began. These include penalties for not wearing masks, maintaini
In the third phase of state government employees protest against salary cut, over 5 lakh employees will run a campaign on social media sites such as Twitter, Facebook and
A 30-year-old man allegedly set himself ablaze at a police station Jaisalmer on Sunday after local authorities demolished a water tank at his farm following a dispute wit
There has been an increase in demand for oxygen in various medical colleges, Covid care centres and private hospitals treating corona cases.
The committee formed by state BJP president Satish Poonia reached Jaisalmer and started investigation in the case wherein a 78-year-old corona-positive patient died at th
Ayush Mani Tiwari (IPS) took over as inspector general of BSF, Rajasthan Frontier, from Amit Lodha on Saturday. IG Amit Lodha has been transferred to BSF headquarters in
Former Rajasthan deputy chief minister Sachin Pilot has written to chief minister Ashok Gehlot over the issue of 5% reservation to Gujjars and other communities under mor
The Covid-19 caseload in Rajasthan breached the 1 lakh mark on Saturday, 182 days after the first case was detected on March 3. With 1,669 new infections, the cumulative
Rajasthan reported 739 fresh Covid-19 cases and seven deaths on Saturday, officials said. The cumulative figure of positive cases in the state has risen to 99,775 while t
Two army officers were killed in a road accident after the vehicle in which they were travelling toppled on National Highway-11 in Bikaner around 5.30am on Saturday.
Rajasthan recorded seven more fatalities due to the novel coronavirus on Friday, taking the COVID-19 death toll in the state to 1,199, according to a health department bu
The Covid-19 positivity rate in the state has risen from 5% in August to over 6% in September. According to health department figures, out of every 100 tests done, five t
Battling high winds, a record-setting common cuckoo, fitted with transmitters by scientists in Khurkh Bird Ringing Station in northern Mongolia in June 2019, reached clos
One labourer was killed and two others injured after they slipped from the terrace of an under-construction house at Sirsi Road area under Karni Vihar police station in t
The judge who issued the death sentence to four accused in the Jaipur serial blast case on December 20 last year has said that he and his family was still under threat fr
The 16th board meeting of Jaipur Smart City Ltd. was organised under the chairmanship of secretary of directorate of local dodies, Bhavani Singh Detha on Thursday.
A 14-year-old girl and her 13-year-old cousin drowned in Ujjad river in Jhalawar district of Rajasthan while taking a bath, police said on Thursday.
A 40-year-old drunk man died allegedly by hanging in his house on Thursday at Dabhadeh village in Rajasthan's Kota district, police said. A case of unnatural death was re
Over 10% of total deaths due to Covid-19 in the state have been reported in the first nine days of September. So far, 122 persons have lost their lives to the virus in th
The state governments decision to change the colour of school uniform has sparked a political debate. The move is likely to put financial burden on parents of 77 lakh stu
A two-storey under-construction house collapsed in Muhana area here on Wednesday.
The new system launched by the health authorities to provide Covid-19 test reports through SMS is facing technical glitches.
In just a weeks time, Jaipur has reported 2,245 new Covid-19 cases, which account for 17% of the total cases the city has reported since the first case was detected on Ma
In a major relief to private schools as well as parents who have been agitating against schools seeking fee reduction, the high court on Monday directed schools to let st
A 36-year-old petrol pump owner was shot dead in broad daylight at the parking lot of a multistorey building near Kukarkheda Mandi on Sikar Road in Vishwakarma industrial
Chief minister Ashok Gehlot is now saddled with nearly 20 departments. Apart from the original 11 departments that were initially with him, he is now being tasked with de
Months after being shut in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, many places of worship in the city opened their doors for devotees from Monday.
Rajasthan health minister Raghu Sharma Monday flagged off 'Campaign Communication Vehicles' to create awareness about coronavirus in three districts of the State.
Rajasthan on Sunday reported 1,593 Covid-19 cases, which pushed the state's infection tally to 90,956, according to an official statement. The state also reported 15 fata
The total number of coronavirus cases in the state has gone up to 90,089 pf which 15,577 are active cases. A total of 1,130 people have lost their lives due to the pandem
The ACB on Saturday arrested the SHO of Dahikhedra police station in Bundi district for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 14,000 for releasing a seized tractor of a man.
Two major temples of Jaisalmer, Tanot and Ramdeora, are gearing up to open from September 7.
Jodhpur continued to lead the districts reporting the highest number of Covid-19 cases as it crossed 13,000 mark on Saturday with 205 new infections. The districts curren
Grappling with the sudden spurt in Covid-19 cases, the state government has intensified efforts to develop Jaipuria hospital as a dedicated Covid-19 hospital on Saturday.
Rajasthan has ranked 12th in the number of suicides in the country. A NCRB report said the state reported 4,531 cases in 2019, up from 4,333 cases in 2018.
This government senior secondary school in Malpura is a cut above the rest. It has CCTV cameras in all classrooms, digital boards in most of the classrooms, volunteers fr
More than 6.15 lakh people have been slapped with fine, totalling over Rs 9 crore, in Rajasthan for violation of guidelines against the novel coronavirus such as wearing
In the east part of the state, Dungla of Chittorgarh and Aklera of Jhalawar recorded 5 cm rainfall each, followed by Kotdi and Sehda of Bhilwara, Bhainsrodgarh of Chittor
The Rajasthan government has formed four state-level committees to find ways to make various schemes, including those related to agriculture and rural development, more e