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Alwar: Court awards death penalty to 19-year-old for raping infant girl

The historic judgement under the recently amended sections of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offenses (POSCO) Act came barely two months after the girl was raped. The speedy trial was hailed by social activists and people.

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Deepak Upreti appointed RPSC chairman

The appointment has come as great news for lakhs of candidates who were waiting for RPSC to begin recruitments. The post had bene lying vacant for almost two and a half months since the tenure of Dr Radheshyam Garg came to an end on May 1.

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Alwar: Man lynched on suspicion of cow smuggling, 2 arrested

It is still unclear whether Akbar was actually smuggling cows. The incident has been criticized. AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi said that cows in India has constitutional rights, but Muslims don’t. He said that four years of Modi rule was ‘lynch raj’.

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Priya or Parveena? Mystery prevails over servant who robbed family in Jaipur

The mystery is still prevailing over the real identity of the female servant who had identified herself as Priya Sahu when she was hired by the family four months ago. It has come up during investigation that her real name was Parveena Khatoon.

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75 IPS officers transferred in Rajasthan; here is how to check the transfer list

Alok Tripathi who was posted as ADG, ACB was promoted to the post of DG, ACB. Gaurav Srivastava has been posted as Additional commissioner of police (AdCP-II), Jaipur. Ajay Pal Lamba has been posted as SP, Jaipur rural.

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30 IAS officers transferred in Rajasthan, here is how to check the transfer list

Mohan Lal Yadav who was additional district magistrate – 1 (ADM-1) has now been posted as commissioner, Jaipur municipal corporation (JMC). He is replacing Ravi Jain who has been transferred as director of agriculture department in Jaipur.

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SHO Shahpura Virendra Singh ‘commits suicide’ by shooting self with service revolver

The police officer’s body was found in his government quarters behind the Shahpura police station. The incident shocked the police officers across the state as Virendra Singh was known as a cheerful person.

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ACB arrests JMC’s assistant revenue officer for taking bribe

According to IG ACB Sachin Mittal, the trap was laid by ACB’s Jaipur rural branch after a complaint was registered against the assistant revenue officer.

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Jaipur: Robbers hold family hostage, make away with jewellery and cash

The robbery took place at the house of retired government officer Krishna Kumar (KK) Gupta in 10B Scheme near Narayan Vihar Colony in Gopalpura Bypass area.

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ACB arrests former director BR Meena, 4 others in contract employees recruitment scam

The five persons who were arrested on Thursday were called to ACB headquarters for questioning and arrested, according to preliminary reports. The ACB produced them in a court that sent four of them to judicial custody. One was remanded in police custody.

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Mephedrone drug factory case: Mastermind Jital Kansara arrested

Kansara was allegedly on the run for the past three years since the DRI busted his factory in May, 2015. Kansara had allegedly fled to USA, but the American authorities came to know that he was staying even when his visa had expired. He was deported to India.

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Readmission in RU departments: Many students miss deadline

The last date for readmission had been set as July 18. Many students complained that they got to know about the deadline on July 17, so they could not apply for readmission.

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Former chief secretary VBL Mathur to be cremated today

Bureaucrats in the state mourned his death as he had been a widely respected administrative officer. He served as chief secretary in Congress as well as BJP governments. He is survived by his wife and two sons.

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Jaipur RTO: VIP vehicle number sold for Rs 6.51 lakh

At an auction conducted at Jaipur RTO, VIP vehicle number – RJ 23 CD 0001 – was sold for Rs 6.51 lakh. The bid started at Rs 11,000.