Training programme on resource mobilisation… and other news

Training programme on resource mobilisation
through their communication materials. The programme includes a field trip to an NGO. Two more such workshops will be conducted in Ahmedabad and Jaipur.
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Bridget Hall For Marco Bicego
The Jaipur collection features designs in 18K yellow gold with colored gemstones. The ads will appear in the March issues of C, Elle, Harper's Bazaar and W,
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Tax saving with safety locked in
Years back, while on a trip to Jaipur, I had run into a rather energetic man who insisted on jumping the queue at the post office.
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New integrated terminal buildings inaugurated at Amritsar
terminal buildings were inaugurated at the Amritsar International Airport; Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun and Jaipur International Airport yesterday.
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Bomb threat to Rajdhani proves a hoax… and other news

Bomb threat to Rajdhani proves a hoax
JAIPUR: The Railway authorities in Jaipur were on their toes, after the Railway Board office in Delhi alerted them about a bomb threat on Rajdhani Express
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Integrated Terminal Buildings inaugerated at Amritsar, Dehradun …
The new Integrated Terminal Buildings were inaugurated (25-Feb-09) at the Amritsar International Airport, Jolly Grant Airport, Dehradun and Jaipur
Read at India Aviation – News on Airlines and Airports in India

Rajasthan: Princely tour in land of the maharajas

We had arranged to visit our own version of the Golden Triangle: arriving and leaving from Delhi, and then going to Agra, Jaipur and Udaipur.
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51 people arrested in connection with various blasts
New Delhi, Feb 25 (PTI) A total of 51 people, including 23 SIMI activists, were arrested for the serial bomb blasts in Jaipur, Ahmedabad, Surat and the
Read at Press Trust of India

Royals kick-off IPL season


Shane Warne's defending champions will get the new season underway on April 10 in Jaipur, with the opening ceremony for the league taking place before the
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Jalsa fever in Jaipur
Various management events, cultural events and entertainment programmes are being organised in the fest at Jaipur, Jodhpur and Udaipur.
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HCL plans to double headcount at Jaipur centre
HCL Infosystems, an IT hardware firm, announced on Monday that it is planning to increase its headcount in the city-based centre of Jaipur,
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The DLF Indian Premier League Releases Match Schedule
Jaipur has always been close to my heart and I promise the people of Jaipur – an opening ceremony the likes of which has not been witnessed in India ever
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Now, e-form mooted for investments
JAIPUR: In a meeting held to deliberate on a single-window system for aiding investment in the state, the industries department has decided to do away with
Read at Times of India

Tension grips Bassi following clash
JAIPUR: Tension erupted once again in the Bassi area on the outskirts of Jaipur following a clash between people of two communities on Monday.
Read at Times of India

Pink City gets into festive mood as Slumdog' sweeps Oscars… and other news

Pink City gets into festive mood as Slumdog' sweeps Oscars
JAIPUR: From the chief minister to the common man, Oscar fever gripped everyone in the Pink City and it was Jai Ho' all the way. India's triumph at the 81st
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France to lend support for new IIT in Jaipur
MUMBAI: The French government will lend its support to the setting up of a new Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Jaipur, which will focus on the study
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IPL to kick off in Jaipur, says Modi
The second season of the IPL will kick off with a grand opening ceremony in Jaipur, IPL chairman Lalit Modi has confirmed. Modi also said the defending
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Rajasthan Assembly session from Feb. 25
Jaipur (PTI): The second session of the 13th Rajasthan Legislative Assembly will begin here on February 25. Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, who also heads the
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Take a Slumdog Millionaire holiday
Its projects in India include caring for street children in Goa, community work in Calcutta and deprived areas of Jaipur, and team challenges in South
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HCL aims leveraging Jaipur centre; plans to double headcount
Jaipur , Feb 23 IT hardware firm HCL Infosystems is planning to increase its headcount in the city-based centre, besides developing a software with
Read at Indopia

Makeover Via MIT for Indian Police

Washington Post

They said no," said MK Devarajan, additional director general of police in Jaipur, who supervised the MIT project. "There is a lack of political will and
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Fairmont Hotels & Resorts expands footprint in India… and other news

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts expands footprint in India
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts has announced its second project in India, Fairmont Jaipur. Scheduled to open in 2010, the hotel, located in Rajasthan in the
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2 men from Guj found dead in city
JAIPUR: The bodies of a Gujarat-based taxi owner and his helper, who were allegedly strangled to death, were found near Geji flyover in Dudu in Jaipur
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Muscle power unleashes the law
JAIPUR: In rural areas, people still cherish to see their wards turn wrestlers. However, a report prepared by Rajasthan police, titled Most Wanted Criminals
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‘Poor knowledge responsible for injuries’
He spoke to HT on the Jaipur team’s new IPL recruits, fitness issues and how the Indian players have benefitted from the T20 event.
Read at Hindustan Times

IDBI Bank plans to add 200 branches
While the first such campaign started from New Delhi, the second exhibition was held in Jaipur. The exhibition organised at Bhubaneswar is the third in
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British temple gets 14 idols from Jaipur
People attended the 'consecration ceremony' of 14 marble idols imported from Jaipur and installed in the Geeta Bhawan temple in the east Midlands town of
Read at Times of India

Luxury car sales mock recession… and other news

Luxury car sales mock recession
JAIPUR: While a majority of people are reeling under the effects of meltdown, the luxury car makers are rolling out new pair of wheels to serve their
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Lull before the storm at RCA
JAIPUR: A day after the Supreme Court put an end to issues pertaining to Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) elections; for both the rival factions it was a
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Firms waiting to set up SEZs in Rajasthan
JAIPUR: Economic slowdown may be a cause for worry all round right now but Rajasthan is likely to witness a flurry of activity both in industry and services
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Rajasthan to get world-class NH by 2015
21 Feb 2009, 1911 hrs IST, PTI JAIPUR: Rajasthan will get high quality national highways with world-class facilities including security and medical aid as
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Wah! Ustaads, wah!
We all know that Jaipur is very fond of cultural events. But what we witnessed at this do was a different kind of madness as music maestros Ustaad Zakir
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17000 applications for starting liquor shops… and other news

17000 applications for starting liquor shops
JAIPUR: The officials of the excise department were taken aback when applications for IMFL and country-made liquor shops in Jaipur district poured in on the
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Shekhawat says he won't contest Lok Sabha polls
JAIPUR: Much to the relief of both the state BJP and the central leadership, former vice-president Bhairon Singh Shekhawat on Friday announced that he will
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Rahul Gandhi visits Jaipur
JAIPUR: Rahul Gandhi, the AICC general secretary was on a two-day trip to Jaipur on Friday noon. The occasion was an afternoon lunch at Raj Bhawan followed
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Rs 10-lakh worth of liquor seized
JAIPUR: Enforcement directorate of the excise department seized IMFL worth Rs 10 lakh from a truck in Sanganer area and arrested the driver and his helper
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Rs 218-cr for new fleet of buses
JAIPUR: The Union urban welfare department has granted Rs 218 crore for the state's three premier cities Jaipur-Ajmer-Pushkar for running a new fleet of
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Student violence in Nagpur, Jaipur
And in Jaipur, students protested at the at the education department. Members of the BJP youth wing protested against the government's decision to stop
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Delhi 6 was shot in Jaipur not in Chandni Chowk: Rakeysh Mehra
By Subhash K Jha Rakeysh Mehra on Delhi 6, speaks about why he had to shift Chandni Chowk to Jaipur. Yes. Delhi 6 is set in the walled city of Delhi.
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IPL: Rajasthan CM steps in for Jaipur Matches
Modi had earlier threatened to shift Indian Premier League matches out of Jaipur, alleging the state government was harassing him.
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Zakir gets a standing ovation… and other news

Zakir gets a standing ovation
JAIPUR: As the dusk set in, the santoor chords struck a soothing note for a humongous crowd gathered at the Central Park. With none other than santoor
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Rahul's surprise visit to city kept secret
JAIPUR: Away from politics, AICC general secretary Rahul Gandhi spent a day among friends, enjoying the traditional pre-wedding rituals at the Raj Bahvan
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Tait scare for the Royals, pacer may miss the season
Team Jaipur have been blindsided by a worrying hamstring injury to newly-signed Aussie pace spearhead Shaun Tait that threatens his participation in the IPL
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Miscreants steal diamonds in Jaipur
Jaipur: Two unidentified persons allegedly looted diamonds to the tune of several lakhs from a jewellery shop here today. However, the pictures of the
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Panoramic eyeing PE funding to fuel pan-India expansion
It also acquired a property in Jaipur for Rs 18 crore. Panoramic Universal intends to set up a multi-use hospitality project with a 83-room three-star hotel
Read at Economic Times