Tag: rajasthan

No SOP yet, states do usual checks on kumbh returnees

Madhya Pradesh on Saturday became the first state to start quarantining people returning from the Kumbh while other Covid-sensitive states like Delhi, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh,...

RT-PCR catching all Covid variants: Government | India News

NEW DELHI: Amid concerns that RT-PCR may be failing to detect SARS-CoV-2 variants, the Centre on Friday said the test “does not miss” the variants...

Centre asks states to make rational use of medical oxygen, ensure no wastage | India News

NEW DELHI: The Centre on Thursday asked states to make rational use of medical oxygen and ensure there is no wastage while stressing that there...

India reaches new peak of 1.7 lakh Covid-19 cases | India News

India recorded another new peak in daily cases with 1,70,195 fresh infections detected on Sunday, an 11.6% jump from the previous day’s tally of over...

Five states account for over 72% of country’s total active Covid-19 cases: Govt | India News

NEW DELHI: Five states – Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh, and Kerala – cumulatively account for 72.23 % of the country’s total active Covid-19 cases...

Six states contribute to 87 per cent of new Covid-19 cases in India | India News

NEW DELHI: The ministry of health and family welfare on Monday said six states in India continue to report an increased number of daily new...

Congress in deep financial crisis, sends out SOS | India News

NEW DELHI: The post-2014 political marginalisation of Congress seems to have come to a head with the party hitting a serious financial crunch and sending...

BJP plans to reach out to khap leaders in western Uttar Pradesh

The BJP is planning to reach out to khap (community) leaders in western Uttar Pradesh in an attempt to contain the spiralling agitation led by...

US, Indian Army soldiers celebrate Basant Panchami in Rajasthan

JAIPUR: Amid the 16th edition of the Indo-US joint military exercise ‘Yudh Abhyas‘, at Mahajan Field Firing Ranges (MFFR) at Bikaner in Rajasthan), there was...

Second dose of anti-coronavirus vaccine to be administered to healthcare workers from Feb 13

New Delhi: The second dose of anti-coronavirus vaccine will be administered to healthcare workers from February 13, the Centre said on Thursday, highlighting that 45...

Unfortunate that some people are calling protesting farmers ‘terrorists’: Samyukta Kisan Morcha | India News

NEW DELHI: Taking a veiled dig at actor Kangana Ranaut, Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) on Wednesday said it is unfortunate that some people are calling...

First Indo-US combat drill of Biden era in Rajasthan next week

(This story originally appeared in on Feb 01, 2021) NEW DELHI: India and the US are all set to kick off a major combat exercise...

COVID-19: Active cases in India drop to 1.68 lakh, almost 80% of them from five states

NEW DELHI: India is at the fifth position globally in terms of the number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered within the country, while the total...

India’s Covid-19 active cases tally contracts to 1.71 lakh; positivity rate drops to 5.50 % | India News

NEW DELHI: Sustaining a downward movement, the tally of India’s active Covid-19 cases has dropped to 1.71 lakh (1,71,686) which is just 1.60 per cent...

SC order against Government wish, but ‘sarva-manya’; Committee ‘impartial’: MoS Agriculture

New Delhi: The Government on Tuesday said the Supreme Court order to stay implementation of three new farm laws is against its wish but the...

BJP cites Rajasthan local polls win as proof of farmers’ support to new agri laws | India News

NEW DELHI: The timing could not have been more important. BJP’s upset win over the ruling Congress in predominantly rural Rajasthan has come as a...

$240 million equity infusion, acquisition and IPO plans: Inside JSW Group’s expansion strategy

Mumbai: The JSW Group has appointed Citibank and O3 Capital as lead investment bankers to raise equity capital for JSW Cement and JSW Paints, respectively,...

Should not interfere in postings particularly in Armed forces, says SC | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court Monday said it should not interfere in postings, particularly in the Armed forces, as somebody has to go and serve...

Jats, Muslims renew quota demand amid Gurjar agitation in Rajasthan

JAIPUR: Groups from the Jat and Muslim communities in Rajasthan have renewed their demand for reservations, amid ongoing agitations in the state by Gurjars for...

Comparison of Hathras, Baran cases ‘totally unfair’: Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot

JAIPUR: Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Monday accused the BJP of using the incident of the alleged rape of two minor sisters from Rajasthan‘s Baran...

Situation improves in Rajasthan’s Dungarpur; protesters clear Udaipur-Ahmedabad highway

JAIPUR: The situation improved in Rajasthan‘s Dungarpur district on Sunday after the Udaipur-Ahmedabad highway, which was blocked by candidates of a recruitment exam for three...

Rajasthan political crisis: How Ashok Gehlot’s fate hinges on 6 ‘BSP’ MLAs | India News

NEW DELHI: The fate of the Congress government in Rajasthan led by chief minister Ashok Gehlot hangs in the balance. With the assembly set to...

Ashok Gehlot blinks, governor has his way on 21-day notice | India News

JAIPUR: Blinking first in its battle of attrition with governor Kalraj Mishra over convening the Rajasthan assembly at short notice, the Ashok Gehlot government on...

21-day notice to call House, unless for trust vote: Rajasthan governor to CM | India News

JAIPUR: Declaring that “Raj Bhavan has no intention to not call the (assembly) session”, Rajasthan governor Kalraj Mishra on Monday directed the Ashok Gehlot cabinet...

Rajasthan speaker may seek closure of SC proceedings | India News

JAIPUR: The Rajasthan speaker is likely to seek closure of proceedings in the SC on Monday on his petition challenging the high court’s jurisdiction to...