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Jaipur: Metropolis in 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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Schools for classes 9-12 reopen in Jaipur after 10 months [Video]

Schools for classes 9-12 reopen in Jaipur after 10 months

Schools in Rajasthan' Jaipur reopened for the students of classes 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th on January 18. The schools followed COVID-19 guidelines such as social distancing and masks. Students and..

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Woman killed by neighbouring dog trainer in Jaipur [Video]

Woman killed by neighbouring dog trainer in Jaipur

A woman was killed by a neighbouring dog trainer in Rajasthan's Jaipur making it look like robbery and murder by some unknown miscreants. Speaking to media, ACP of Jaipur, Ajay Pal Lamba said, "Victim..

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NSUI's cycle rally begins from Jaipur against Centre's farm laws [Video]

NSUI's cycle rally begins from Jaipur against Centre's farm laws

The National Students' Union of India (NSUI) on January 04 started a cycle rally from Jaipur's Amar Jawan Jyoti in support of the farmers protesting against the Centre's new farm laws. The rally, which..

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Rajasthan CM, Deputy Pilot extend support to protesting farmers [Video]

Rajasthan CM, Deputy Pilot extend support to protesting farmers

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and Congress leader Sachin Pilot on January 03 joined the protest organised by state Congress against farm laws at Shaheed Smarak in Jaipur. They showed solidarity..

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Rajasthan Minister calls for emergency meeting over bird flu situation [Video]

Rajasthan Minister calls for emergency meeting over bird flu situation

Speaking to media in Jaipur on January 03, Animal Husbandry Minister of Rajasthan, Lalchand Kataria spoke on bird flu situation in the state. Kataria said, "It is a serious matter and an emergency..

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Jaipur's hospitality industry faces crisis ahead of New Year's eve [Video]

Jaipur's hospitality industry faces crisis ahead of New Year's eve

The hospitality industry of Jaipur is facing huge crisis during COVID-19 pandemic. Hotels, restaurants and clubs are not allowed to host parties after 07:00 pm on New Year's eve. There are strict..

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Jaipur journalist dies after being allegedly attacked for resisting molestation of female colleague [Video]

Jaipur journalist dies after being allegedly attacked for resisting molestation of female colleague

A journalist Abhishek Soni passed away after being allegedly attacked for resisting molestation of female colleague in Rajasthan's Jaipur. Speaking to media, DCP (South) of Jaipur, Manoj Kumar said,..

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2 lakh farmers, youths to lead march towards Delhi from Rajasthan on Dec 26: RLP Chief [Video]

2 lakh farmers, youths to lead march towards Delhi from Rajasthan on Dec 26: RLP Chief

On December 26, 2 lakh farmers and youth will lead a march towards Delhi from Rajasthan on the support for on-going farmers' protest, announced Rashtriya Loktantrik Party (RLP) chief Hanuman Beniwal..

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'Bharat Bandh': Clash erupts between BJP, Congress workers in Jaipur [Video]

'Bharat Bandh': Clash erupts between BJP, Congress workers in Jaipur

A clash erupted between party workers of BJP and Congress in Jaipur on December 08 amid 'Bharat Bandh' demonstration. Police intervened to handle the groups. Farmer unions called for nationwide strike..

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Stringent action to control COVID infection: CM Gehlot [Video]

Stringent action to control COVID infection: CM Gehlot

Reviewing the coronavirus situation in Rajasthan's Jaipur and Jodhpur, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot said that to break the chain of corona infection in the state, it is necessary to take strict action..

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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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Congress sacks Sachin Pilot as Rajasthan deputy CM, PCC chief

"Sachin Pilot, Vishvendra Singh and Ramesh Meena have been removed from the posts of deputy chief minister and ministerial posts respectively. Sachin Pilot has also been removed as the Rajasthan PCC..
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I-T raids in Delhi, Jaipur in tax evasion case against Rajasthan group

The Income Tax Department is conducting searches in four cities, including Delhi and Jaipur, in connection with a tax evasion case against a Rajasthan-based jewellery group, officials said on Monday...
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Rajasthan Congress issues whip to MLAs for CLP meeting today

The Congress Legislative Party has issued a whip to its MLAs to attend a meeting on Monday in Jaipur and will face disciplinary action if they absent themselves without mentioning a reason, Rajasthan..
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Cong leaders Ajay Maken, Randeep Surjewala sent to Jaipur as central observers: Sources


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Didn't promote Covid-19 cure, just shared trial results: Patanjali

Patanjali Ayurved last week launched a drug called “Coronil”, claiming that it had cured within a week all Covid-19 patients who took part in a trial conducted at the privately-run National..
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Notice sent to Jaipur hospital for conducting trials of Patanjali drug on Covid-19 patients


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Bid to poach MLAs, destabilise Rajasthan govt: Chief whip

The Rajasthan government's chief whip on Wednesday said attempts are being made to destabilise the state government even as Congress MLAs were taken to a luxury resort in Jaipur for a meeting called by..
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Locust swarms ‘headed’ to Delhi, UP braces for 2nd attack

A swarm of desert locusts that infested Jaipur on Monday morning could be headed towards the capital, if wind speed is favourable. Delhi has been kept on alert as such swarms are currently active in..
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AirAsia's Jaipur-Hyderabad flight develops technical snag; lands safely

An AirAsia India Jaipur-Hyderabad flight with 70 passengers on board developed a technical snag during the flight, forcing the pilot to shut an engine before landing at Rajiv Gandhi International..
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WATCH: Scary scenes in Jaipur as desert locust swarms take over

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Purists fume as Army plans to convert 61st Cavalry into armoured regiment

A senior officer at the Army headquarters said the aim was to transfor the Jaipur-based 61st Cavalry into “a combat force” from its present role of being “largely a ceremonial unit” that also..
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