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Jaipur ranked Rajasthan’s top and India’s eighth most congested city

The research was conducted by a team of researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, and three other U.S. universities. They studied the current status of mobility in urban India, using Google maps.

City Reports

Nomination filing begins for Rajasthan assembly elections 2018

Nomination papers will be filed from 11 am to 3 pm. Candidates have seven days to file their nominations.

City Reports

Rajasthan elections: BJP to announce second list of candidates by November 15

The second list is expected to comprise the rest of the 69 names of candidates.

City Reports

Rajasthan elections 2018: Congress to release its first list of 150 candidates today

The first list will have the names of about150 candidates, including sitting MLAs, senior leaders and probably some new faces. The last date of filing nominations is November 19.

City Reports

Rajasthan assembly elections: BJP comes out with first list of 131 candidates

The party’s Central Election Committee (CEC) of the party held a meeting and discussed the names of candidates with national president Amit Shah on Sunday following which the list was released.

State

Bharatpur MBBS student murdered in medical college hostel in Kazakhstan

A 23-year-old student, identified as Hemant Kumar – a resident of Bharatpur in Rajasthan, was murdered allegedly by his friends in Kazakhstan. Hemant Kumar was pursuing medical studies from a college in Kazakhstan.

City Reports

Rajasthan assembly election 2018: BJP to come out with first list of candidates by Sunday

The meeting of the BJP core committee members to decide on the names of the candidates for Rajasthan state assembly election 2018 is being held at the residence of senior party leader Prakash Javdekar in New Delhi.

City Reports

Jaipur Airport to be managed through PPP mode

Jaipur Airport is currently operating nearly 140 flights on a daily basis. Nearly 50 lakh passengers travel via Jaipur Airport every year. The passenger footfall has increased tremendously over the past 7-8 years.

City Reports

Second direct flight between Udaipur and Bengaluru launched by SpiceJet

The SpiceJet flight took off at 9 pm on Diwali night. Over 140 passengers travelled to Bengaluru in the flight that has a capacity of 189 passengers. The flight will take passengers to Bengaluru in only 2.20 hours.

City Reports

Rajasthan University Law College assistant professor commits suicide

The woman attempted suicide on November 4, but her family members rushed her to a hospital. She died while undergoing treatment on Thursday, according to police officials.

State

12,000 USA, UK and Australia citizens duped of RS 25 crore by Ajmer call center, 8 arrested

The accused men would pose as taxation authorities and tell their victims that they had detected tax evasion. For not initiating a legal action, the victims were asked to pay bribes. According to the police, the call center duped 12,000 foreigners of Rs 25 crore.

State

Jaisalmer: ACB arrests SE for taking bribe

The ACB trap took place at Shankarlal’s government residence in Jaisalmer. He was allegedly asking a bribe for providing an agriculture connection.

City Reports

20 Fire fighting bikes to douse fire in narrow Jaipur lanes this Diwali

The bikes can respond to fire emergencies even in the narrowest lanes of Jaipur. These bikes are equipped with fire extinguishers, water tankers cylinders, first-aid and a lot of other things.

City Reports

Jaipur: Hot air balloon ride turns into nightmare for six foreign tourists

The balloon had taken off from Samod area in Jaipur rural. It became uncontrollable soon after the take-off. The emergency landing took place in Chounp village near Harmara. There were no reports of any harm to the riders. The police have launched an investigation.

Culture & Events

10 Diwali things every Jaipurite will relate to

Here are some activities which every one of us Jaipurites does during Diwali. If you are a jaipurite you will definitely relate to these things.