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Gold theft at Income Tax office in Kota: Computer operator among 3 arrested

The gold had been seized in an income tax raid at a prominent jeweller of the city recently. The thieves broke open a gate in the rear part of the office to gain entry. After damaging the CCTV footages, they committed the gold theft

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Munesh murder case: Husband – an income tax inspector – arrested

Husband, Lokesh Choudhary, made Munesh go to Vadodara from Jaipur on a pretext. He strangled her to death and then buried her in a pit that he dug up in his own room

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Jodhpur police impose prohibitory orders ahead of court verdict in Asaram Bapu case

Police anticipate that a large number of self-styled godman’s followers may gather in Jodhpur on the day of the verdict, leading to a possible law and order situation.

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Jaipur: RTO Inspector, two middlemen arrested for taking bribe

“The complainant was able to get the license without driving test after paying a bribe of Rs 15,00. When he was handing over the bribe, our team caught RTO inspector Indu Saini and middlemen Abhishek and Dev Meena red-handed”

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Jaipur: 9-year-old girl foils kidnap attempt, escapes after fighting kidnapper

The incident took place at Murtikala Colony in Gopalpura Bypass area. The girl was on her way to get milk from a dairy near her house early morning on Thursday when she was kidnapped by a biker

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Rajasthan government to dole out debt waiver certificates to 28 lakh farmers in camps

In accordance with the budget announcement by CM Raje, farmers will get waiver of up to Rs 50,000 on agriculture loans obtained from cooperative banks in the state.

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Kota: Coaching student commits suicide

The student, identified as Rishabh Kumar, a resident of Begusarai in Bihar, was preparing for IIT at a coaching institute in Kota.

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St Anselm’s School: Vice principal arrested for sending obscene messages to girl student

The family members had demonstrated at the school and then lodged an FIR against the vice principal under various sections of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offenses Act (POCSO) on Wednesday.

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Mystery shrouds death of two cubs in Ranthambore Tiger Reserve

Forest department to investigate the possibility that the cubs were poisoned to death. It was earlier speculated that the two cubs were mauled to death by another tiger. The bodies of the cubs of tigress - knows as T-79 - were found in Sawai Man Singh sanctuary on Tuesday.

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Alwar: Mundawar MLA Dharampal Choudhary dies of cardiac arrest

Dharmapal Choudhary was a prominent Jat community leader in Alwar area. He has been a legislator thrice after winning assembly elections in 2003, 2008 and 2014 back-to-back.

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Gajendra Singh tipped to replace Ashok Parnami as Rajasthan BJP president

Ashok Parnami resigns. Other candidates who are in the race for the top post include Arjun Ram Meghwal.

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Bodies of two tiger cubs found in Ranthambore

Officials suspect the cubs were killed by another tiger.  The deaths of two cubs came to the knowledge of forest department officials after some locals spotted the bodies.

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Bharatpur: Jagatguru Vallabhacharya robbed of antique idol, his driver injured

Around 1.30 am, a car intercepted Vallabhacharya’s car. Nearly half a dozen robbers got off the car. They were armed and asked the driver to open the gates. When he didn’t oblige, they shattered the window classes and started beating up the driver.

City Reports

Jaipur: Woman homeopath ‘commits suicide’

The woman was a homeopathy doctor and married to one Pawan Sharma who was also in the same profession. They had a four-month-old son.

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Rajasthan government on back foot, decides not to sell RTDC properties

The government had earlier proposed to privatize nearly 42 RTDC properties. They were proposed to be either sold off or managed on Public Private Partnership (PPP) mode.