Why is Anjana upset?… and other news

Why is Anjana upset?
So every trip to Jaipur is all about coming home,” explains Anjana. But if talking about Rajasthan can get her excited, so can talking about her soon to be
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Top priority to bring back black money from Swiss banks: JD(U)
PTI / Jaipur April 21, 2009, 16:53 IST JD(U) today said NDA, if voted to power, will give top priority to bring the "black money" stashed in Swiss banks
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IPL 2: Its time to sit back, relax and watch
There was Shilpa Shetty too, making an appearance as the new co-owner of the defending champions, Team Jaipur. Shilpa sizzled in royal blue, but it was the
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Lodgings with a difference… and other news

Lodgings with a difference
RD Singh, who operates the heritage hotel Nana ki Haveli (above, left) in Jaipur, capital of the Indian state of Rajasthan, said: "The house was much too
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Justice Ashok Parihar takes over as legal services authority chairman
JAIPUR: Justice Ashok Parihar on Moday took over as the new executive chairman of Rajasthan State Legal Services Authority. Earlier, on April 17,
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Kushwaha calls FIR against BSP state chief a Cong conspiracy
against state chief Dharmveer Singh Ashok as a conspiracy hatched by the Congress, said that owing to a huge BSP rally held at Jaipur recently which
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The Highs and the Lows from Last Year's IPL
The Jaipur and the Mumbai team enjoy the record for the most number of consecutive victories, while the Hyderabad and Bangalore teams have the dubious
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Ministry okays 28 projects
the infrastructure in the states will get a fillip," Sujit Banerjee, the tourism secretary said at the great Indian travel bazaar (GITB) in Jaipur.
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Jaipur Rugs earns social accountability certification for India …
Jaipur Rugs' manufacturing facility in Jaipur, India has been certified to the Social Accountability International SA 8000 Workplace and Human Rights
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Boost for tourism sector on the cards; to be granted …


Speaking at the inauguration of a three-day international tourism conference – the Great Indian Travel Bazaar 2009 – in Jaipur, Banerjee said that the grant
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Chennai Super Kings win toss, to bat first
Royal Challengers will be buoyed after their crushing 75-run win over defending champions Team Jaipur in Cape Town on Saturday. Both teams will need to keep
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GoI to soon give infrastructure status to tourism sector
While speaking at the inaugural session of the three-day ‘The Great Indian Travel Bazaar 2009' (April 19-21, 2009) in Jaipur, Sujit Banerjee, Secretary,
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Union Tourism secy hopes sector will soon recover
Jaipur, Apr 19 : A senior official today expressed the hope that the tourism sector, grappling with global recession, will soon recover.
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Advani is a wax man, not an iron man: Singhvi… and other news

Advani is a wax man, not an iron man: Singhvi
JAIPUR: BJP's prime minister candidate LK Advani doesn't deserve to be called an iron man', instead he should be called wax man', Congress spokesman
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Missing Bhargava's modest style of campaigning
JAIPUR: The poll fever has picked up in the Pink City but for the first time in two decades, the most familiar face – bjp's Girdharilal Bhargava – won't be
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Bookies predict Manmohan Singh as PM again
JAIPUR: If one follows the satta market closely, chances of BJP leader LK Advani taking over as the next prime minister seem to be a remote possibility.
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Go places with increased links!
Indian Railways have started new services to Jaipur, Dehradun and on the Anandpur Sahib-Chandigarh-Haridwar circuit recently, apart from trying to cash in
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From Jaipur, hope walks up to city's disabled
As Many as 500 disabled persons will get Jaipur foot and calipers, absolutely free. This has been made possible by the World Malayalee Council,
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Tourists arrival in J&K on rise
Kapur said a high-level official team headed by Secretary Tourism is going to Jaipur to attend an interactive meet for boosting tourism in the State.
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Mathur panel to probe BIDI deals
JAIPUR: After two months of trying, the NN Mathur Commission finally won the battle regarding inquiry into the land deals made under the Board for
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Summer specials to run this summer
PUNE: The railways will operate superfast special trains between Pune and Jaipur to address the extra rush during the summer. The Pune-Jaipur special (no.
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Team Jaipur Sends Kaif Home
In line with this, the Jaipur team, the Rajasthan Royals, has sent seven of its players back home including Mohammed Kaif. Sources have revealed that the
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508 nominations for 25 seats… and other news

508 nominations for 25 seats
JAIPUR: More than 250 candidates filed their papers on Saturday, the last day of filing nominations. This took the total number of candidates contesting for
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One more arrested from Azamgarh for Jaipur blasts
JAIPUR: The Rajasthan police have arrested yet another Muslim young man belonging to Azamgarh in Uttar Pradesh on charges of involvement in the May 2008
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One long affair coming to an end


FAMILY AFFAIR: An elephant fitted with a reflector for safety climbing uphill at the historic Amber Fort near Jaipur. For the past six years the Elephant
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IPL2 could hit Rs 4.5k crore with bookies
But in the bylanes of Delhi, Jaipur, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bangalore and Agra, each of its 59 games has over Rs 80 crore riding on them.
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Kumble fifer wins it for Bangalore


Defending champions Jaipur collapsed for the lowest total ever in the history of IPL as Bangalore registered a sensational victory.
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Indian Premier League Titbits and Trivia
Strengths: Perhaps Team Jaipur's greatest strength is the legendary Shane Warne, who is the captain and coach. His very presence on the team is enough to
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Rajasthan police to keep strict vigil during board exams
Jaipur (PTI): The Rajasthan Police will keep a strict vigil during the state secondary education board examinations next week cancelled due to paper leak
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The riches of India
Yet on a whistle-stop tour of Delhi, Jaipur and Mumbai, I found myself on an exhilarating ride through history, experiencing a heady mix of breathtaking
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Pune-Jaipur superfast special from tomorrow
PUNE: The railways have announced a weekly superfast special train between Pune and Jaipur to clear the extra rush during summer.
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Workshop on developing supplementary health education material …
A five day (13-17 April) workshop was held in Jaipur to create health education supplementary material for upper primary classes.
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Warnie's Jaipur face KP's Royal Challengers… and other news

Warnie's Jaipur face KP's Royal Challengers
The duel between defending champions Team Jaipur and Royal Challengers may well come to be decided by a fierce face-off between the two pals.
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Rajasthan Minister under EC scanner over 'cash distribution'
Jaipur (PTI): A woman Minister of Rajasthan, Golma Devi, has come under the Election Commission's scanner after reports that she distributed cash amounting
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Secret fund package helped cops crack blast case… and other news

Secret fund package helped cops crack blast case
Delhi, Mumbai, Jaipur and Agra also witnessed similar blasts. These incidents triggered many co-ordination meetings between various police agencies and
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SOG nabs purchasers of illegal mobile phones
JAIPUR: The Special Operation Group (SOG), Jaipur has arrested two persons and seized Rs 1.54 lakh, four mobile phones and an Indigo car from them.
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Bhargava son turns rebel, to contest Jaipur seat
JAIPUR. A day after BJP leaders claimed the seat of Jaipur to be a prestige issue, the party has been embarrassed by the former BJP MP,
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BJP fields Bainsla from Tonk-Sawai Madhopur
JAIPUR: Gujjar leader Kirori Singh Bainsla, who joined BJP on Saturday, will be the party's candidate from Tonk-Sawai Madhopur Lok Sabha constituency.
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Security cover for Z-plus politicians in jeopardy before polls
JAIPUR: As VVIP movement in the state is going to increase in coming days ahead of parliamentary elections on May 7, there is a major security concern
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Detained duo: Many cases come to light
JAIPUR: A day after British national Ian John Miller and Delhi resident Rohit Nandwani were detained by the special operations group (SOG) in connection
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Royals dumps Kaif
Manoj Badale, Chairman and co-owner of the Jaipur-based franchisee, said Kaif got the boot as the team management shortlisted 17-18 players for the Twenty20
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How nothing succeeds like success
IPL – An Inside Story, by A Srinivas and TR Vivek, says the Jaipur outfit's owner, Mr Manoj Badale, was “saddled with Warne” by chance in the first players'
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5 Pinoy students tour India with other Asean reps
This year, the students will visit Chennai, Hyderabad, Mumbai, New Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur. The annual program also includes visits to Indian institutes of
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Marriage And Servitude


The priests of Govindaji temple in Jaipur were once celibate. Their vow of celibacy had their self esteem intact barring them to stoop down to the
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Show of strength by Tiwari, files nomination… and other news

Show of strength by Tiwari, files nomination
JAIPUR: BJP candidate from Jaipur Lok Sabha constituency, Ghanshyam Tiwari on Wednesday appealed to his supporters to give the Congress party a "nasty"
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Priyanka Vadra wanted in Rajasthan
Jaipur: Congress president Sonia Gandhi's daughter and AICC general secretary Rahul Gandhi's sister Priyanka Vadra has become a much sought after star
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We'll be keeping Indian spice in the IPL
It's a long way from Jaipur to Cape Town and with the change of location, we've been trying to put a bit of India back into the IPL before the tournament
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For a place under the sun
Shaun Marsh for Kings XI Punjab and Shane Watson for Team Jaipur, for example, proved they were ready to wear the baggy green cap by their standout
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Latest fashion collections by international luxury brands have a …
London-based luxury footwear brand Jimmy Choo takes its inspiration for their spring-summer collection 2009 from Jaipur and Indian royalty,
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If this is March, Gene’s in India.

Oklahoma City Friday

Moving on to Jaipur: “We rode elephants, camels and donkey carts and the streets are filled with animal carts, plus trucks. It’s chaos.
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Jaipur blasts accused handed over to Rajasthan police
Saif-ur-Rehman, allegedly involved in planting bombs at Jaipur and Ahmedabad, was arrested by the Madhya Pradesh ATS from Jabalpur on April 12.
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Clean strokes in praise of Pink City
And that’s exactly what happened during a recent workshop, where 20 upcoming artists from Jaipur and across the country participated.
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