'Home quarantine protocol': Raj migrants stay on cots & huts (Ld)

Jaipur |Sunday, 2020 3:15:05 AM IST

At a time when stories of migrants flouting the quarantine guidelines are pouring in from different parts of the country, in Dungarpur, a small town in Rajasthan, returnees are opting to stay under th

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High alert in Raj for migrants arriving by air

Jaipur |Saturday, 2020 6:45:06 PM IST

Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has directed respective district collectors of Rajasthan to ensure adequate arrangement for well-maintained quarantine centres as five airports -- Jaipur, Jodhpur, Jaisalme

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Free buses in Rajasthan for immersion of mortal remains in Ganga

Jaipur |Saturday, 2020 6:45:06 PM IST

Special buses will run from Rajasthan to Uttarakhand for immersion of mortal remains of people who died under different circumstances during the lockdown, said chief minister Ashok Gehlot.

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'Provide migrants legally mandated access to basic facilities'

Udaipur |Saturday, 2020 2:15:06 AM IST

Legally mandated access to basic facilities as an entitlement for migrant labourers is among the main recommendations of a study by the Ajeevika Bureau to address the problems migrant labourers will f

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Centre needs to strengthen locust warning system: Rajasthan CM

Jaipur |Saturday, 2020 5:15:06 AM IST

Locust attacks in Rajasthan have turned severe after three decades and hence there is a need to strengthen the Locust Warning Organisation, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot said on Friday.

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SHO commits suicide in Rajasthan

Jaipur |Saturday, 2020 8:45:06 PM IST

An SHO (Station House Officer) posted at Rajgarh police station in Churu district committed suicide, police said on Saturday, adding his body was found hanging with the ceiling at his government resid

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Missing Jaipur man found in Nizamuddin Markaz

Jaipur |Saturday, 2020 3:45:06 AM IST

A Jaipur-based man named Piyush Singh who went missing on March 20 was found from Delhis Nizamuddin Markaz recently where his name was registered as Mohammad Ali in the Tablighi Jamaat list, officials

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Centre failed to chalk out a well-defined policy for migrants: Pilot

Jaipur |Friday, 2020 7:45:07 PM IST

Rajasthan Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot on Friday launched a scathing attack on the central government accusing it of having failed to chalk out a decent policy to relieve migrants' distress dur

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Rival camps in Raj Cong maintain 'social distancing' in COVID-19 times

Jaipur |Friday, 2020 10:45:06 PM IST

Congress factionalism stands out in the open yet again in Rajasthan amid the COVID-19 crisis as Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot's camp seems to be maintaining a 'healthy social distancing' with the rival

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A unique underground library has 900,000 books in Rajasthan

Jaipur |Thursday, 2020 2:15:06 AM IST

The libraries come in different shapes and sizes across the world. But the one laying beneath a temple at the Bhadariya village of the Thar Desert region in Rajasthan is unique in its own way.

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Rajasthan school students to study via TV from June 1

Jaipur |Thursday, 2020 10:15:05 PM IST

The government school students in Rajasthan will get to learn course study via television from June 1 as the Information and Broadcasting (I&B) Ministry has allotted it a slot on Doordarshan to ensure

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Offices in Rajasthan schools, colleges to reopen; observe health norms

Jaipur |Wednesday, 2020 6:15:05 PM IST

The Rajasthan government has allowed reopening of offices in schools, colleges and malls during the fourth phase of nationwide lockdown, subject to adherence to guidelines of social distancing and oth

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