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Manvendra all set to join Congress on Wednesday

NEW DELHI:  Former Union Minister and senior BJP leader Jaswant Singh's son Manvendra Singh, who quit the Bharatiya Janata Party in September, is likely to join the Congress on Wednesday, Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee chief Sachin Pilot said on Tuesday.

Surinder Mahajan’s trainee proves her ‘Garima’ in Udaipur

CHANDIGARH: A trainee of badminton coach Surinder Mahajan, Garima Singh, hogged the limelight by winning the junior and senior girls singles titles in  North Zone Badminton Championships  which concluded at Udaipur (Rajasthan) today.

Want to be the new ball bowler who can bat too: Chahar

CHENNAI: Aiming to cement his place in the national team in white ball cricket -- a Herculean task by his own admission -- young India pacer Deepak Chahar wants to be counted as a new-ball bowler who is also handy with the bat.

29 cases of Zika virus in Jaipur, confirms government

JAIPUR:  A total of 29 positive cases of Zika virus, including three pregnant women, have been detected in Jaipur, said Additional Chief Secretary (Health) Veenu Gupta on Tuesday.

CPI-M says BJP's defeat priority; remains non-committal on 'grand alliance'

NEW DELHI: The CPI-M on Monday said its priority was to defeat the BJP both in the upcoming Assembly polls as well as next year's Lok Sabha elections, but it remained non-committal on joining the Congress-led 'mahagathbandhan' (grand alliance).

What a woman! She battled personal odds to become crusader against child marriages

JAIPUR: Her struggle for survival began even before she was born. Her own family members wanted to kill her in her mother's womb after her father abandoned them. Rajasthan-based Kriti Bharti had been fighting ever since -- which eventually led her to battle for those who are are let down by their families and forced to get married as children.

Rajasthan, Telangana Assembly polls on December 7

NEW DELHI: The Election Commission on Saturday announced the schedule for Assembly elections in Rajasthan and Telangana, which will go to the polls in a single phase on December 7.

Rahul tears into Modi, hopes of a BSP-Congress truck

NEW DELHI: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday tore into the Narendra Modi government for "waging war on Indians" and imposing a "suffocating ideology" on them. Exuding confidence of trucking with Mayawati-led BSP for the next Lok Sabha polls, he also expressed his willingness to become the Prime Minister.

Punjab CM again calls for national drug policy to wipe out drug menace

CHANDIGARH:Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh has again called for a national drug policy to save the young generation, saying a comprehensive formula was needed at the central level to effectively check drug abuse.

Mohd Mushtaque Ahmad elected Hockey India President

NEW DELHI:  Bihar's Mohd Mushtaque Ahmad was elected the President of Hockey India following the eighth Hockey India Congress on Monday.

Wrestling: Haryana emerge best team in U-23 Jr nationals

CHITTORGARH: Haryana wrestlers dominated the Tata Motors Under-23 National Wrestling Championship as their men won four of 10 gold medals, mostly in heavier weight categories of the freestyle events which ended at the Gora Badi Indoor Stadium here on Sunday.

Lynching victim Pehlu Khan's son shot at in Rajasthan

JAIPUR: Unidentified assailants on Saturday opened fire at a car in which Rajasthan lynching victim Pehlu Khan's son Irshad, and other key witnesses in the 2017 case were going, officials said.

TV actress alleges rape on pretext of marriage

JAIPUR:  A Mumbai-based TV actress has alleged rape by a 25-year-old man at a hotel in Rajasthan's Neemrana, on the pretext of marriage, police said.

US basketball coach Scott Fleming trains 250 youth of Punjab

CHANDIGARH: Director of NBA India and Profession coach of US Colleges Scott Fleming today gave valuable tips to 138 boys and 104 girls of Punjab in the training programme in Ludhiana. 

Rahul kicks off MP poll campaign

BHOPAL: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Monday arrived here for a roadshow as part of his election campaign in Madhya Pradesh.

Topper gangrape: police question people but no arrests yet

CHANDIGARH: The Haryana Police on Saturday detained two persons for questioning in the gangrape of a 19-year-old board examination topper in Mahendragarh district.

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.

Girl child marriage rate highest among SC/ST

New Delhi : The prevalence of child marriage in India is the highest amongst Scheduled Tribe girls (15 per cent) followed by Scheduled Castes (13 per cent), according to a report released by the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR).

WhatsApp rolls out second phase of radio ad campaign in India

NEW DELHI: After being pulled up by the government to take concrete steps to stop the spread of misinformation and fake news on its platform, Facebook-owned WhatsApp on Wednesday said it has launched the second phase of its radio ad campaign in the country to create awareness and empower users.

Ex-Haryana CM Hooda denies any land scam during tenure

JAIPUR: Former Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda strongly denied there was any kind of land scam in Haryana during his tenure.


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