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Jaipur: Capital of Rajasthan, India
Jaipur is the capital and the largest city of the Indian state of Rajasthan. As of 2011, the city had a population of 3.1 million, making it the tenth most populous city in the country. Jaipur is also known as the Pink City, due to the dominant color scheme of its buildings. It is located 268 km from the national capital New Delhi.

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Jaipur doctor dies in Himachal Pradesh landslide, minutes after tweeting photo

Dr Deepa Sharma, was among nine tourists who were killed in a landslide in Himachal Pradesh's Kinnaur district on Sunday
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IT searches Dainik Bhaskar, opposition calls it attack on press freedom

In a major action, income tax (I-T) officials on Thursday conducted searches on 30 premises across several cities, including Indore, Bhopal, Jaipur, Delhi-NCR, Mumbai, Korba and Ahmedabad, against the..
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Income Tax Dept raids offices of Dainik Bhaskar, Bharat Samachar

Raids have been conducted at Bhopal, Noida, Jaipur and Ahmedabad premises of the Dainik Bhaskar group.
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Black fungus declared an epidemic in Rajasthan

Mucormycosis (black fungus), which is primarily affecting people recovering from Covid, has been declared an epidemic in Rajasthan, officials said on Wednesday. Currently, the state has around 100..
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Rajasthan: 320 doses of COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin go missing from Jaipur hospital

In a first of its kind case in Rajasthan, as many as 32 vials of COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin containing 320 doses have gone missing from the Kanwatia Hospital in Jaipur. The hospital has registered a case..
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This Googal plagued by unwanted traffic

Till a few months ago, hardly anyone would have noticed the curiously named Googal Kota village in Alwar district, a kilometre off the Delhi-Jaipur highway. But for four months now, cars going to Delhi..
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Rajasthan extends night curfew in 10 urban areas including Jaipur, Jodhpur till THIS date

The Rajasthan government on Friday extended night curfew in 10 urban areas till April 30 and its timing, amid a spike in COVID-19 cases in the state.
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Assam polls over, Congress packs off 18 AIUDF candidates to Rajasthan

Fearing horse-trading, Congress on Friday morning flew out 18 of the 19 candidates of AIUDF, its ally in the “mahajot” in Assam, to a hotel on the outskirts of Jaipur, three weeks ahead of the..
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Congress-AIUDF alliance shifts some candidates to Jaipur as 'precautionary measure'


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BKU leader Rakesh Tikait to address Kisan Mahapanchayat in Jaipur


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COVID-19: Night Curfew in THESE cities of Rajasthan from tomorrow, check list

The night curfew will be imposed in Ajmer, Bhilwara, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Udaipur, Sagwada (Dungarpur) and Kushalgarh (Banswara) from 11 pm to 5 am.
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Doctor on board helps add a passenger on Bengaluru-Jaipur flight

A baby girl was delivered onboard IndiGo’s Bengaluru-Jaipur flight (6E 469) on Wednesday. A doctor passenger on board this flight, assisted by the cabin crew, helped the woman who went in labour..
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Baby girl born onboard Jaipur bound IndiGo flight

The baby was delivered with the help of the IndiGo crew, the airline said in a statement.
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Bird flu virus: More than 250 crows found dead in Rajasthan; govt sounds alert

On Sunday, seven crows were found dead at Jaipur's iconic Jal Mahal, taking the toll to 252 in the state.
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Rajasthan imposes night curfew from 8 pm to 6 am in 13 districts including Jaipur, Udaipur

Schools, colleges and coaching institutes will remain closed till January 15 for students and regular classes activities.
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Mumbai offers highest quality of life, Chennai treats its women best: Study

Overall, Mumbai tops the list of 14, followed closely by Delhi, Kolkata and Chennai. But so important is the gender role index that quality of life rankings of six cities would have changed had it not..
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Night curfew, no social gatherings: This state imposes new restrictions to curb COVID cases; know details

Kota, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Bikaner, Udaipur, Ajmer, Alwar, Bhilwara, Nagore, Pali, Tonk, Sikar, Ganganagar will be under night curfew from 8 pm to 6 am.
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Trial run for electric vehicles kickstarts on proposed Delhi-Agra e-corridor

The trial run of electric vehicles for the Delhi-Agra e-Corridor is underway. E-vehicle trial run for the Delhi-Jaipur route will start next year.
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Rajasthan imposes night curfew in eight districts including Jaipur; increases no-mask fine to Rs 500

Markets, restaurants, commercial shops, etc shall close by 7 pm and a night curfew will be imposed in these cities from 8 pm to 6 am.
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IAS toppers Tina Dabi, Athar Khan file for divorce with mutual consent in Jaipur court

The duo's marriage had come under the scanner some time ago after Tina Dabi had removed 'Khan' from her surname on social media.
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‘Jaipur, Indore could see highest rise in water risk’


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Road deaths: Delhi worst, Jaipur No. 2 among cities


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Two scribes booked for running fake news during power tussle between Ashok Gehlot and Sachin Pilot

Two journalists have been booked by Jaipur police for allegedly running a fake news in July during the power tussle between Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot and his former deputy Sachin Pilot,..
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Girl leaving Jaipur college after exams stabbed, shot


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Rajasthan: 4 members of family commit suicide in Jaipur, bodies found hanging inside house

Further investigation is underway.
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'Tested positive in Delhi, negative in Jaipur': MP Hanuman Beniwal shares conflicting COVID-19 test reports on Twitter

In the wake of 17 Member of Parliament (MPs) testing positive for coronavirus disease (COVID-19) on Day 1 of the Parliament's Monsoon Session, Rashtriya Loktantrik Party (RLP) MP Hanuman Beniwal on..
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PM Modi inaugurates Patrika Gate in Jaipur: Key points


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BJP seeks explanation from four MLAs absent during trust vote in Raj assembly

The Rajasthan unit of the BJP on Thursday sought an explanation from four MLAs, who were absent during the trust vote in the assembly on Friday last despite a whip. The MLAs were called to Jaipur to..
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Govt clears running Jaipur, Guwahati & T’puram airports PPP way for 50 years


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Union Cabinet approves proposal to lease out 3 AAI airports through Public-Private Partnership

Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the proposal for leasing out three airports of Airports Authority of India (AAI) through Public-Private Partnership (PPP). The three airports approved are Jaipur,..
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Centre likely to discuss privatisation of 6 airports in Cabinet meeting on Wednesday

The Modi government had earlier decided to privatise operations of 12 airports of the Airport Authority of India (AAI). The decision on privatisation of six airports of Ahmadabad, Mangalore, Lucknow,..
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Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot urges people to counter divisive forces

Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot here on Saturday called for keeping democracy intact and urged people to counter divisive forces. During his Independence Day address at Jaipur's Sawai Mansingh..
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DNA Fact Check: Viral video of bus navigating through flooded street is from Jaipur, not Delhi

DNA finds out that the video is from Jaipur, Rajasthan and not Delhi, as claimed.
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Sachin Pilot in Jaipur after a month; 3 more rebels meet CM

Former Rajasthan deputy chief minister Sachin Pilot returned to Jaipur along with his loyalist MLAs on Tuesday evening after more than a month even as three independent MLAs from his camp met chief..
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Sachin Pilot greeted with chants of 'I love you' by supporters in Jaipur

Congress leader Sachin Pilot was greeted by hundreds of enthusiastic supporters with chants of "I love you" and 'Sachin Pilot zindabad' as he returned to the state after a month-long political crisis..
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Rajasthan crisis: Sachin Pilot back in Jaipur, says there shouldn't be any vendetta politics

Congress leader Sachin Pilot here on Tuesday said he has not demanded any post from the party and there should not be any vendetta politics as he returned to Jaipur nearly a month after his revolt..
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Priyanka Gandhi in 3-member Congress panel to address issues raised by Pilot

Congress rebel Sachin Pilot met Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Monday. On the same day, Bhanwar Lal Sharma, a lead figure of team Pilot, met Gehlot in Jaipur.
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Signs of reconciliation in Rajasthan Congress; Sachin Pilot meets Rahul, Priyanka Gandhi in Delhi

Congress rebel Sachin Pilot met Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Monday. On the same day, Bhanwar Lal Sharma, a lead figure of team Pilot, met Gehlot in Jaipur.
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Signs of reconciliation in Rajasthan Congress; Sonia Gandhi to form 3-member panel to address issues raised by Pilot

Congress rebel Sachin Pilot met Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Monday. On the same day, Bhanwar Lal Sharma, a lead figure of team Pilot, met Gehlot in Jaipur.
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Congress shifts Rajasthan MLAs to Jaisalmer hotel; BJP takes a dig

Fearing "horse-trading" ahead of the assembly session, the Rajasthan Congress on Friday shifted the party MLAs to Jaisalmer from Jaipur where they had been staying at a hotel for over a fortnight...
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Congress MLAs to camp at Hotel Fairmont till Rajasthan assembly session begins: Sources

Chief minister Ashok Gehlot has told MLAs at the Congress Legislature Party (CLP) meeting that they will have to stay at Hotel Fairmont in Jaipur till August 14. Ministers can visit the secretariat to..
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Rajasthan Congress Legislature Party meeting at Jaipur hotel underway

A meeting of the Rajasthan Congress Legislature Party has started at a hotel on the outskirts of Jaipur where party legislators and supporters are holed up, sources said. The party's core group chalked..
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Raj Cabinet meets to discuss points raised by guv for calling special session of assembly

A cabinet meeting began at the Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot's residence in Jaipur on Tuesday to discuss points raised by the governor for calling a state assembly session. The governor on..
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Congress, supporting MLAs arrive at Raj Bhawan to request for assembly session

Rajasthan Congress legislators and MLAs supporting the party have reached the Raj Bhawan in Jaipur to collectively request Governor Kalraj Mishra to convene a session of the Assembly.
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CBI questions Gehlot's OSD in suicide case of Rajasthan police officer

The CBI on Tuesday questioned Deva Ram Saini, OSD to Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, in connection with the alleged suicide by state police officer Vishnudutt Vishnoi in Churu on May 23,..
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Congress calls for another CLP meet in Jaipur today

Amid political turmoil in the state, Congress on Tuesday called for another Legislative Party (CLP) meet at Fairmont Hotel in Jaipur. Congress MLAs supporting chief minister Ashok Gehlot are staying at..
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Rajasthan CM Gehlot meets Congress MLAs lodged at Hotel Fairmont in Jaipur

Rajasthan chief minister Ashok Gehlot on Sunday met the Congress MLAs at Hotel Fairmont in Jaipur where they are lodged.
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Video: Congress MLAs from Ashok Gehlot camp play 'Antakshari' in Jaipur hotel; sing 'Hum Honge Kamyaab'

Rajasthan Congress continues to remain in turmoil after simmering differences between Sachin Pilot and Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot came out in the open.
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Rajasthan political crisis: Eight-member team constituted to probe horse-trading case

An eight-member team, headed by Superintendent of Police (SP) Vikas Sharma of Criminal Investigation Department - Crime Branch, Jaipur, has been constituted to investigate the matter related to..
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Rajasthan Speaker CP Joshi issues notice to Sachin Pilot, 18 rebel MLAs for skipping Congress Legislative Party meetings

Moments after veteran leader Sachin Pilot skipped the second Congress Legislative Party (CLP) on Tuesday at the Fairmount hotel in Jaipur, the grand old party sacked him and two other ministers from..
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