Jaipur designer emphasises handicrafts, disputes mechanisation

Jaipur |Sunday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST

A series of nine hasta mudras (hand gestures) jutting out of a wall full of copper discs at Terminal 3 of the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) in New Delhi often leaves visitors in awe.

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3 state governments turn to astrology to ensure survival, seer claims

Jaipur |Thursday, 2019 11:15:05 PM IST

In a spiritual turn of events, the governments of three states - Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Karnataka - have turned to astrology to ensure they complete their full terms, a Madhya Pradesh-based ast

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Hunter becomes the hunted: Tigers' battle for survival

Jaipur |Wednesday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST

The death of a tiger in Sariska forest bespeaks a sad story of the royal animal being left on its own to survive amid many threats and challenges in its forest range, raising the need to start another

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After tyre burst, SpiceJet aircraft makes safe landing in Jaipur

Jaipur |Wednesday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST

Timely co-ordination by pilots and the air traffic control (ATC) helped avert a major tragedy at the Jaipur airport on Wednesday, when a SpiceJet aircraft made a safe landing after one of its tyres bu

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Gehlot missing from Rajesh Pilot commemoration event

Jaipur |Wednesday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST

The presence of Rajasthan Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot along with 62 MLAs, including 15 state Ministers, in Dausa to observe the death anniversary of former Union Minister Rajesh Pilot has spark

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Pilot tells officials to focus on common man's issues

Jaipur |Monday, 2019 7:45:05 PM IST

Deputy Chief Minister of Rajasthan Sachin Pilot has directed officials to pay heed to the grievances of the common man and said that those found guilty will be dealt with an "iron hand".

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A school that challenged the claustrophobic orthodoxy of 'purdah' (IANS Special Series)

Jaipur |Sunday, 2019 4:15:04 PM IST

Located in the heart of the capital of Rajasthan, this all-girls school, started by an erstwhile queen, began a silent revolution in 1943 when the region was steeped in the claustrophobic orthodoxy of

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