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Bhubaneswar To Jaipur Direct IndiGo Flights From November 2

Now you can fly directly between temple city Bhubaneswar and pink city Jaipur. IndiGo airline is commencing direct flight services between the two cities next month.

Girl Who Made India Her Home, A Temple Her School To Put Odissi Dance On Global Map!

Jaipur: This is the story of Colleena Shakti, a girl brought up in the US who made India her home, learnt Odissi classical dance here and started running a school…

Western Railway To Run More Special Trains For Passengers In Mumbai, Indore, Jaipur, Odisha; Get All Details Here

Bhubaneswar: The Western Railway has decided to run nine more Special Trains including three trains from Mumbai Central, two each train from Indore, Bhavnagar, one each from Surendranagar and Veraval for the convenience of passengers. Here is the complete list and schedule of special trains: -Train No 09227/098228 Mumbai Central- Indore Duronto Superfast Special (Biweekly) […]

Rajasthan: Panic After 100 Crows, Peacocks Other Birds Found Dead In Jaipur
Rajasthan: Panic After 100 Crows, Peacocks, Other Birds Found Dead In Jaipur

Jaipur: After the recent confirmation of bird flu in Jhalawad district, around 50 birds including peacocks have been found dead in Kalwa village of Makrana sub-block in Nagaur district of Rajasthan. A medical team is trying to cure around 50 peacocks while a post mortem was being conducted on 2 peacocks till the time of […]

UPSC 2015 Toppers Couple Tina Dabi And Athar Amir Files For Divorce

Jaipur: The celebrated civil servant couple of Tina Dabi, topper of UPSC civil service examination in 2015 and Athar Amir, a UPSC topper from Kashmir, recently filed for divorce in Jaipur. The couple married in 2018 soon after their romance and love story made national headlines. Tina, who was the topper of UPSC Civil Services […]

15 Youths Suffer Vision Loss Due To Solar Eclipse

Jaipur: The vision of 15 youngsters, aged 10-20 years, were affected due to watching the December 26 solar eclipse with naked eyes, said Kamlesh Khilnani, head of the ophthalmology department at SMS Hospital, here. They were being treated at the hospital OPD, he said and added, their normal vision was unlikely to be restored. “Watching […]

5 Rajasthan Cities Record Below Zero Degree Temperatures

Jaipur: Five cities in Rajasthan witnessed the minimum temperature plunge below zero degree, according to weather authorities. On Friday night, Fatehpur recorded -3 degrees Celsius, Jobner -2 degrees, Abu -1.5 degrees, Sikar -0.8 degree and Churu -.6 degrees. Other cities which witnessed temperatures below five degrees were Pilani (0.4), Rajsamand (1.4), Ganganagar (1.4), Alwar (2.0), […]

Jaipur conferred Unesco Heritage Site status

New Delhi: The historic walled city of Jaipur, the capital of India’s Rajasthan, received the status of a Unesco World Heritage Site on Saturday. The decision was taken at the 43rd session of the Unesco World Heritage Committee, which is taking place in Baku, Azerbaijan from June 20 to July 10. In addition to Jaipur, […]

Gehlot sworn in as Rajasthan CM, Pilot Deputy CM

Jaipur: Congress leader Ashok Gehlot was sworn in on Monday as the 12th Chief Minister of Rajasthan, while the party’s state president Sachin Pilot took oath as his deputy at a ceremony here. It is Gehlot’s third innings as Chief Minister. Congress President Rahul Gandhi, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Nationalist Congress Party’s chief Sharad […]

109 affected by zika virus in Jaipur

Jaipur: The total number of patients affeted by the zika virus in the city is 109, state health officials said. To contain the spread of the virus, dengue and chikungunya, health officials will conduct fogging on Saturday in different part of the city. The officials have asked the residents to keep their windows and doors […]

It's all blown out of proportion, says Usha Uthup on #Metoo movement

Jaipur: At a time when the #MeToo movement is gaining momentum in India, renowned singer Usha Uthup expressed her sadness at the entire episode. Uthup was in Jaipur to attend the MTV India Music Summit. Speaking to IANS on Friday, she said, “I am quite sad about the whole thing being blown out of proportion. […]

Over 12 lakh Rajasthan farmers to get free electricity

Jaipur: Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Saturday announced free electricity for farmers up to Rs 10,000, hours before the Election Commission announced schedule for upcoming Assembly elections in the state. Addressing a public meeting in Ajmer, in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Chief Minister made the announcement. According to the announcement, […]

Bhubaneswar bags best Smart City award

Bhubaneswar: Achieving yet another milestone, Bhubaneswar has bagged the best Smart City award at the three-day international conference, ‘Smart City Expo India-2018’ held at Jaipur. In a tweet, the official Twitter account of the Smart City Expo India Jaipur informed about the award. “Our first Smart City Award category is the Best City Award. Congratulations […]

Over 1 lakh duplicate voters in Jaipur deleted from electoral list

Jaipur: A total of 1,05,299 duplicate/fake voters appeared in Jaipurs electoral rolls and all these have been deleted, said district collector Siddharth Mahajan on Saturday. Congress had recently complained to the Election Commission demanding a probe into duplicate voters. The state election department identified the duplicate names with the help of a software, sources said. […]

IAF MiG crashes near Jodhpur

Jaipur: An Indian Air Force (IAF) MiG aircraft crashed near Jodhpur in Rajasthan during a routine mission on Tuesday, the Defence PRO said. Both pilot and co-pilot ejected safely. The MiG 27 fighter jet airborne from Jodhpur came down near Devriya village. The pilots avoided dense residential colonies and the jet crashed on an open […]

At least 17 killed, 20 injured after bus overturns in Uttar Pradesh

Mainpuri: At least 17 people were killed and 20 injured when a bus overturned after hitting a divider here this morning, police said. The ill-fated bus carrying around 60-70 people was on its way to Farrukhabad from Jaipur in Rajasthan, Mainpuri Additional Superintendent of Police Om Prakash Singh told PTI. “The bus overturned after hitting […]

Jaipur glitters with launch of 'night tourism' project

Jaipur: The first phase of the night tourism project ensuring illumination of the walled city in Rajasthan has been completed and was launched late on Friday night by Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje, an official said on Saturday. This phase covers Chaura Rasta, Tripolia Gate and New Gate in the city, while work in the remaining […]

Passenger bus falls into river in Rajasthan, 30 killed

Jaipur: At least 30 people were killed and 15 injured when a passenger bus fell into a river on Saturday near Rajasthan’s Sawai Madhopur, police said. The Sawai Madhopur-Lalsot bus was driven by a 16-year-old conductor who lost control due to over-speeding, officials said. The bus skidded and fell off a bridge into the Banas […]

All-Indian undercard for Vijender's fight night announced

New Delhi: Former Commonwealth Championships medallists Amandeep Singh and Sunil Siwach will be among the competitors in the six all-Indian undercard bouts of Vijender Singh’s showdown against Ghana’s Ernest Amuzu on December 23 in Jaipur. The undefeated Vijender will take on Amuzu in a double title fight in which his WBO Asia Pacific and Oriental […]

MTV India to host music summit in Jaipur

Mumbai: Over 50 artists — from Hindustani and Carnatic classical to jazz, folk, devotional, electronica and more — will celebrate non-Bollywood music at the MTV India Music Summit, to be held in Jaipur October 27-29. The summit, which will be attended by artists from various backgrounds and belonging to different genres of music, will be […]

SpiceJet announces 2nd direct flight between Jaipur and Udaipur

New Delhi: Low-cost carrier SpiceJet today announced the launch of a second direct flight between Udaipur and Jaipur starting October 13. The airline will deploy its 78-seater Bombardier Q400 aircraft on this route. The new flight will take off from Jaipur at 6.35 pm and reach Udaipur at 7.45 pm. The return flight will leave […]

Parole jump case: Bittihotra walks out of Jaipur jail

New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: Bittihotra Mohanty, son of former DGP Bidya Bhusan Mohanty, was today released from jail after the Rajasthan High Court granted relief to him in the parole jumping case. After the Supreme Court granted conditional bail to Bittihotra in the German young woman rape case on March 31, he could not be released from […]

Despite SC breather, rape convict Bitti Mohanty to remain behind bars

Bhubaneswar/Jaipur/New Delhi: Despite being granted bail by the Supreme Court on March 31, Bitihotra alias Bitti Mohanty, son of former Odisha top cop BB Mohanty, convicted of raping a German fellow student, received a jolt after Jaipur central jail authorities refused to release him. The refusal came in the wake of SC granting him bail […]

Small cities to get air connectivity by Sep

Bhubaneswar: Flight service from Odisha to several small cities will be made operational soon. The Civil Aviation Ministry held a discussion with several airlines companies in this regard on Thursday. The airline companies chosen for the service under the UDAN (Ude Desh Ka Aam Naagrik) scheme are Air Deccan and Air Odisha Private Limited. The […]

Ranji quarters: Gujarat take first innings lead over Odisha

Jaipur: Fine unbeaten century by SB Gohil and an aggressive half-century knock by his opening partner PK Panchal has put Gujarat in driver’s seat against Odisha on the third day of the Ranji Trophy quarterfinal at Sawai Mansingh stadium here today. After bundling out Odisha for 199 in their first innings in reply to their […]