State in northwestern India
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Rajasthan is a state in northern India. It covers 342,239 square kilometres (132,139 sq mi) or 10.4 per cent of India's total geographical area. It is the largest Indian state by area and the seventh largest by population. It is on India's northwestern side, 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. 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. Its geographical location is 23.3 to 30.12 North latitude and 69.30 to 78.17 East longitude, with the Tropic of Cancer passing through its southernmost tip.
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Madhya Pradesh: Jabalpur resort murder accused arrested from RajasthanHemant Bhadane, the suspect, allegedly cut a woman's throat at the Mekhla Resort after checking in with a phoney Aadhaar Card.
Ex-DSP, 29 others get life terms for burning cop aliveA Rajasthan court on Friday awarded rigorous life imprisonment to 30 persons, including a former DSP, over the death of a SHO who was burnt alive by a protesting mob in 2011.
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Pilot supporters urge Congress leadership to resolve leadership issue before Rahul's Bharat Jodo Yatra enters RajasthanHadoti leaders, who are considered close to Pilot, have urged high command to resolve leadership crisis before Bharat Jodo Yatra enters state.
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