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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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Family of four found dead in Jaipur [Video]

Family of four found dead in Jaipur

A family of four people allegedly committed suicide in Jaipur, police said. Jaipur East's ADCP Manoj Kumar informed that the family hailed from Alwar, but was residing in Jaipur for the past five..

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PM Modi releases two books written by Patrika Group chairman [Video]

PM Modi releases two books written by Patrika Group chairman

Prime Minister Narendra Modi released two books in Rajasthan's Jaipur written by the chairman of Patrika Group of Newspapers, Gulab Kothari. The event was held via video conferencing on September 08...

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PM Modi inaugurates Patrika Gate in Jaipur via video conferencing [Video]

PM Modi inaugurates Patrika Gate in Jaipur via video conferencing

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated Patrika Gate in Rajasthan's Jaipur on September 08 via video conferencing from the national capital. PM Modi also released two books written by the chairman of..

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Continuous protest will force centre to postpone JEE, NEET: Sachin Pilot [Video]

Continuous protest will force centre to postpone JEE, NEET: Sachin Pilot

Congress leader Sachin Pilot joined the protest against Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) and National Eligibility cum Entrance Test or NEET that are scheduled to be held in September. "If we keep..

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‘Jaipur, Guwahati, Thiruvananthapuram airports to be leased out’: Javadekar [Video]

‘Jaipur, Guwahati, Thiruvananthapuram airports to be leased out’: Javadekar

The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved a proposal for leasing out airports at Jaipur, Guwahati and Thiruvananthapuram through public-private partnership (PPP) for a period of 50 years. Adani..

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Watch: Ancient Mummy saved in Jaipur from museum’s basement after heavy rain [Video]

Watch: Ancient Mummy saved in Jaipur from museum’s basement after heavy rain

An ancient Mummy, 2400-year-old, was rescued from the basement of Albert Hall Museum in Jaipur following heavy rainfall. The Mummy was kept in the basement of the museum in a glass chamber. Following..

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CM Gehlot directs officials to prepare emergency plan to deal with flood-like situation [Video]

CM Gehlot directs officials to prepare emergency plan to deal with flood-like situation

While reviewing the current situation of monsoon in the state and preparations made for flood control in the 22nd meeting of the State Disaster Management Authority, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot said..

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Watch: Chief Ministers across nation celebrate India's 74th Independence Day [Video]

Watch: Chief Ministers across nation celebrate India's 74th Independence Day

Chief Ministers across India celebrated the Independence Day. Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray unfurled the tricolour on Saturday. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath hoisted the..

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Heavy rain lashes Jaipur [Video]

Heavy rain lashes Jaipur

Heavy rain lashed in parts of Jaipur on August 14. Jaipur experienced waterlogging due to heavy downpour. India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy rainfall in the city for today and..

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BJP legislature party meeting underway in Jaipur [Video]

BJP legislature party meeting underway in Jaipur

A BJP legislature party meeting is underway at the party headquarters in Jaipur. Former Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje is also present at the meeting, which comes ahead of the Rajasthan Assembly..

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Watch: Rajasthan Congress MLAs sing tunes in bus on way to Jaipur [Video]

Watch: Rajasthan Congress MLAs sing tunes in bus on way to Jaipur

Congress MLAs who stayed at Suryagarh hotel in Jaisalmer sung songs on-board a bus on August 12. They are enroute to airport and will return to Jaipur. Yesterday, Congress leader Sachin Pilot also..

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'Never spoke against party, leadership': Sachin Pilot [Video]

'Never spoke against party, leadership': Sachin Pilot

Congress leader Sachin Pilot held a press conference in Jaipur on August 11, after his interaction with top brass of Congress party a day before. He said, "We never spoke or did anything against the..

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‘Congress will decide my role’: Sachin Pilot welcomed by supporters in Jaipur [Video]

‘Congress will decide my role’: Sachin Pilot welcomed by supporters in Jaipur

Congress leader Sachin Pilot returned to Jaipur, Rajasthan on Tuesday. Pilot said he has not demanded any post from the party and there should not be any vendetta politics. On Monday, a meeting between..

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Watch: Supporters of Sachin Pilot welcome him as he returns to Jaipur [Video]

Watch: Supporters of Sachin Pilot welcome him as he returns to Jaipur

Sachin Pilot arrived in Jaipur on August 11, a day after his interaction with top Congress leadership. Supporters raised slogans and welcomed him, as he returned to Jaipur. He met Rahul Gandhi and..

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Rajasthan BJP postpones legislature party meeting, MLAs to meet after Janmashtami [Video]

Rajasthan BJP postpones legislature party meeting, MLAs to meet after Janmashtami

While speaking to ANI in Jaipur on August 11, BJP Rajasthan president Satish Poonia spoke on current political crisis in Rajasthan. He said, "We had called for a legislature party meeting today. As..

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Women Congress MLAs staying at Suryagarh Hotel celebrate 'Kajari Teej' [Video]

Women Congress MLAs staying at Suryagarh Hotel celebrate 'Kajari Teej'

Women Congress MLAs applied 'mehendi' (henna) on their hands to celebrate 'Kajari Teej' at Hotel Suryagarh in Jaisalmer. Congress MLAs supporting Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot shifted to Suryagarh last..

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

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DNA Fact Check: Viral video of bus navigating through flooded street is from Jaipur, not Delhi

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Congress shifts Rajasthan MLAs to Jaisalmer hotel; BJP takes a dig

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Rajasthan CM Gehlot meets Congress MLAs lodged at Hotel Fairmont in Jaipur

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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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