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Kota: Bear attacks two army jawans in Chambal forest, one dies

The two army jawans ventured into the forest from the army camp when the bear attacked them. The army jawan who survived the attack rushed to the army camp and narrated the incident to his seniors

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Rajasthan: 4 members of Khap panchayat arrested for ostracizing girl child in Bundi

Hindoli police booked the accused men under section 508 and 120B of IPC and various sections of the Untouchability Act and Juvenile Justice Act. They were produced in a court on Monday and remanded in judicial custody.

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Now park your bicycle in Jaipur free of cost

In order to encourage people to use bicycle as their preferred mode of transport, the Jaipur Municipal Corporation (JMC) has decided to make bicycle parking free at its parking places in the city. The parking contractors won’t be able to charge any parking fee from bicycle owners.

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Jaipur: SOG busts cheating gang, arrests 4 for impersonating real candidates in SSC and police exams

Those arrested were identified as Pramod Kumar Yadav (26), Vinay Kumar Gupta (25), Avnish Kumar Singh (27) and Chetram Meena (25). While Chetram belongs to Kanlyanpura in Rajgarh area of Alwar district, the other three hail from Bihar.

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Kota: 3 Maharashtra-based businessmen held hostage, released after families pay Rs 30 lakh ransom

The police suspect that the ransom was paid through a hawala transaction. Jawahar Nagar police in Kota has launched a probe after the victims registered an FIR.

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Rajasthan: Minister Kalicharan Saraf ‘fights’ with BJP MLA Bhima Bhai over transfers

On Monday, Kalicharan Saraf snapped Bhima Bhai when the latter allegedly insisted on the transfer of someone in the health department.

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Jaipur: One dies, another injured in freak accident under Elevated Road on Ajmer Road

An iron angle bar pierces victims' bodies. The mishap occurred around 11 pm. Sagar Choudhary was a resident of South Colony in Niwaru Road area of Jhotwara. He owned a gym. He was about to have dinner when his friends turned up.

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Udaipur: Man blows himself up with dynamite after wife leaves him

According to Udaipur police, Vinod’s wife Hemlata left him about five days ago. He was very angry over this.

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Rajasthan: BSF martyr Lokendra Singh to be cremated with full army honors

The village mourned the death of Lokendra Singh who was killed in a Naxal attack in Chhatishgarh’s Kanker district on Sunday. Lokendra Singh had joined BSF as constable in 2012 and was currently posted in BSF 114 battalion.

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18 cities to have Masala Chowk in Rajasthan

The state government has decided to launch Masala Chowk in at least 18 cities. In the first phase, Masala Chowk will be opened in Udaipur, Kota, Ajmer, Bikaner, Alwar and Jodhpur.

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Jaipur: Fire NOC for hotels in Jaipur to have validity of 5 years

The civic body earlier issued fire NOC for 10 years, but keeping in view the recent cases of fire at high rise buildings and commercial establishments, the JMC has decided to reduce the Fire NOC’s validity to five years.

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CRPF ASI Mishri Lal Meena from Rajasthan among two martyred in Kashmir

Mishrilal Meena was a resident of Rajmahal in Tonk district. He was part of a CRPF petrolling team deputed on law and order duty when terrorist opened fire.

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Two arrested for murder over illicit relation in Jaipur, victim’s wife attempts suicide

Officials said that the accused, identified as Rakesh Saini had an illicit relationship with Mukesh’s wife Puja Devi Saini and murdered him because he was an obstacle in this extra-marital affair.

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Internet services to be banned at only police exam centres in Jaipur

According to an order issued by the divisional commissioner T. Ravikant, the ban on internet services won’t be imposed across the urban area in Jaipur, but only in small pockets where the exam will be conducted on Saturday and Sunday.

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CRPF jawan Sandeep Yadav from Rajasthan martyred in Anantnag

Sandeep Yadav belonged to Bansur area in Alwar district of Rajasthan, according to preliminary reports. The news of the death of one more security personnel from Rajasthan came as a shock