Rajasthan is a state in northern India. The state covers an area of 342,239 square kilometres (132,139 sq mi) or 10.4 percent of the total geographical area of India. It is the largest Indian state by area and the seventh largest by population. Rajasthan is located on the northwestern side of India, where it comprises most of the wide and inhospitable Thar Desert and shares a border with the Pakistani provinces of Punjab to the northwest and Sindh to the west, along the Sutlej-Indus river valley. Elsewhere it is bordered by five other Indian states: Punjab to the north; Haryana and Uttar Pradesh to the northeast; Madhya Pradesh to the southeast; and Gujarat to the southwest. It's geographical location is 23.3 to 30.12 to North latitude and 69.30 to 78.17 East longitude with the Tropic of Cancer passing through southern most tip of the state.
The Deputy Chief Minister of Rajasthan, Sachin Pilot, questioned Uttar Pradesh government's intention for not allowing bus service arranged by congress party for migrant workers. While taking to ANI,..
Amidst rising temperature, coolers have been installed in Machiya Park in Rajasthan's Jodhpur in order to provide relief to animals. To help the animals beat the heat, water is also sprinkled on them..
The Chief Minister of Haryana, Manohar Lal Khattar informed that total number of COVID19 cases in the state reached 555, including 289 active cases, 260 recoveries and 6 deaths."Our situation is better..
Disinfectant was sprayed on people who arrived in West Bengal's Hooghly amid coronavirus lockdown on May 05. They arrived at Dankuni railway station from Rajasthan's Ajmer by 'Shramik Special' train...
Wreath laying ceremony of Colonel Ashutosh Sharma was held at Jaipur Military Station on May 05. Relatives of Col Ashutosh Sharma paid last respects to him. Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot paid..
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked the nation's poor for "forgiveness" on Sunday, as the economic and human toll from his 21-day nationwide lockdown deepens. Lacking space in their homes, some..
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.. IndiaTimes - Published
Several parts of north and west India reeled under scorching heatwave with the temperature touching 50 degrees Celsius in Rajasthan's Churu district on Tuesday, even as the meteorological department.. IndiaTimes - Published
Human resources experts, trade unions and civil society groups have lauded the Rajasthan government’s decision on Sunday to revert to 8-hour shifts in all registered factories in the state instead of.. IndiaTimes - Published
Dust and thunderstorms are likely over several parts of north India on May 29-30, bringing the much-needed relief from the intense heatwave, the IMD said.Delhi, Rajasthan, Haryana, Punjab and parts of.. IndiaTimes - Published
With 6,977 new cases, India has now 1,38,845 confirmed cases of COVID-19. So far 57,721 persons have recovered or migrated, said the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Monday. IndiaTimes - Published
The Centre on Saturday asked the 11 municipal areas accounting for 70% of active Covid-19 cases to step up testing for early detection, timely clinical management and a reduction in fatality rate. The.. IndiaTimes - Published
The number of active Covid-19 cases stood at 66,330, while 48,533 people have recovered and one patient has migrated, health ministry has said. Of the 148 deaths reported since Thursday morning, 64.. IndiaTimes - Published
Total of 3,500 cases were added to India's Covid count. The infection continues to spiral in several states, led by Maharashtra, which again reported 1,602 cases. The pandemic was also showing a surge.. IndiaTimes - Published
"Thunderstorm accompanied with lightning and gusty winds (speed reaching 40-50 kmph) likely at isolated places over Jharkhand, Manipur, Mizoram, Tripura, Rajasthan, Vidarbha, Chhattisgarh and West.. IndiaTimes - Published
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday remembered the nuclear tests held in 1998 at Pokhran, Rajasthan, terming it an "exceptional achievement" and a "landmark moment in India's history" and applauded.. IndiaTimes - Published
Between March 24 and May 4, a total of 137 people died in such road accidents across the country, a report compiled by the SaveLife Foundation, a non-profit that works on road safety, has found. Of.. IndiaTimes - Published
Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, Soldier Welfare Minister Pratap Singh, South Western Army chief Lt Gen Alok Kler and others paid tributes to Colonel Ashutosh Sharma, who was killed in an.. IndiaTimes - Published
Fourteen migrant workers in institutional quarantine since returning to their native Chhattisgarh tested positive for Covid-19 on Sunday, but even more alarming was the spectre of infections travelling.. IndiaTimes - Published
In a series of tweets, BJP general secretary (organisation) B L Santhosh said only Rajasthan, Maharashtra and Kerala governments made migrant labourers pay Rs 1,000 for the journey. "The Congress which.. IndiaTimes - Published