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17 March, 2018 4:25 PM Counsellors stop suicide in Rajasthan

A newly married deaf and dumb woman, who was about to hang herself, was saved in Rajasthan’s Hanumangarh district via coordinated action by the local police and a counsellor couple who were in touch with her through video call from Indore. The woman (23), who is possibly suffering from depression, searched online for the contact number of counsellors 27

15 March, 2018 9:06 PM Seven union ministers win Rajya Sabha polls unopposed, contest in six states

Seven Union ministers were declared elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha on Thursday. New Delhi: Seven Union ministers including Ravi Shankar Prasad and Prakash Javadekar were declared elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha on Thursday, while the stage is set for the March 23 contest in six states, including Uttar Pradesh from where Finance Minister Arun Jaitley 25

14 March, 2018 6:28 AM Rare meteorite may hold clue to life’s origin

Evidence of water-bearing minerals found in meteorite recovered from Rajasthan A study of two meteorites which fell in Assam and Rajasthan over a span of 13 hours in 2017, by the Geological Survey of India (GSI), has concluded that they may contain “significant clues to the origins of life. Late on the evening of June 5 last, a meteorite weighing 3.014 kg fell in Natun 41

12 March, 2018 12:45 PM I see my childhood in Aakriti Sharma: Gurdas Maan

Chandigarh: Veteran Punjabi singer Gurdas Maan is in awe of child artiste Aakriti Sharma, who will debut with TV show Kullfi Kumarr Bajewala. Aakriti performed with Gurdas, Sufi singers Nooran Sisters -- Jyoti and Sultana and children from the Langa community of Rajasthan on Saturday night at Kalagram. Gurdas says she reminds him of his childhood, and wishes 53

11 March, 2018 2:49 PM BJP picks Anil Jain, Saroj Pandey, GVL Narasimha Rao, Anil Baluni for Rajya Sabha polls

NEW DELHI: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday announced its decision to field Anil Jain, Saroj Pandey, GVL Narasimha Rao and Anil Baluni for four of the 58 Rajya Sabha seats for which biennial polls will be held on March 23, sources said. Earlier this week, the BJP had released a list of candidates for the March 23 Rajya Sabha polls. The party 25

9 March, 2018 3:31 PM In Rajasthan, Policeman Found Dead With Hands, Legs Tied; Poisoning Suspected

Jaipur: The body of a police constable, with hands and legs tied, was today found beside a road connecting Pawana and Ahir village in Jaipur rural area, the police said. Khyali Ram Yadav (55), posted at Chaturbhuj Choki police station, had gone to a bank for some work yesterday, but did not return. His body was found today, sub-inspector Rajesh Kumar 61

8 March, 2018 5:10 PM Women's Day 2018: Gautam Rode's Sweet Tribute To Wife Pankhuri, Mother

Gautam Rode wrote, "A very Happy Women's Day to these two and to all the women around the globe!" Television star Gautam Rode celebrated International Women's Day, with an Instagram post dedicated to wife Pankhuri Awasthy and his mother. Gautam posted a selfie with his mom and wife and captioned it: "Here's to the women who keep me going in life, who inspire 50

7 March, 2018 9:47 PM Voting For 58 Rajya Sabha Seats On March 23: Election Commission

NEW DELHI: Voting to elect 58 members to the Rajya Sabha from different states will take place on March 23, the Election Commission announced on Wednesday. The last date for filing nominations is March 12. March 15 is the last date for withdrawal of candidature. There are 10 vacancies from Uttar Pradesh, six each from Bihar and Maharashtra, five each from Madhya 39

7 March, 2018 5:23 PM Congress sweeps Rajasthan local body bypolls, just weeks after Assembly, Lok Sabha bypoll wins

In February 2018, the Congress had wrested Alwar and Ajmer Lok Sabha and Mandalgarh Assembly seats from the BJP. Jaipur: The Congress on Wednesday swept the Rajasthan local body bypolls held for Zila Parishad, Panchayat Samiti and Nagar Palika/Nagar Parishad members. Out of 6 seats in Zila Parishad, the Congress has bagged 4, while BJP and Independents 29

7 March, 2018 4:12 PM Rajya Sabha elections 2018: Arun Jaitley, Dharmendra Pradhan figure in BJP’s first list

Jaitley to contest from U.P., Pradhan from Bihar; Javadekar’s name not included. The BJP on March 7 released its first list of eight candidates for the biennial elections to the Rajya Sabha to be held on March 23, with Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley being fielded from Uttar Pradesh, after having represented Gujarat in the Upper House for three terms 21