Gaj Singh's stolen car recovered… and other news

Gaj Singh's stolen car recovered
JAIPUR: A day after the Mercedes car owned by erstwhile ruler of Jodhpur Gaj Singh was stolen from a showroom in Sitapura Industrial Area,
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Andy's wait for justice drags on
JAIPUR: Ajmer police on Friday took another extension in filing the chargesheet against green traveller Andy Pag who was arrested on January 11 in Pushkar
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State removes VAT on sugar
JAIPUR: In its bid to bring down the escalating sugar prices the state government decided to do away with the 4% VAT levied on imported sugar till June 30
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Feasting at the Jaipur smorgasbord
Like pretty much nobody else I know, I spent January 2006 through January 2009 not going to the Jaipur Literature Festival. Only expert idiots do this;
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Kathmandu can learn from Jaipur
On a recent holiday to Jaipur, staying at a heritage property in the city, I was surprised to see its entire housekeeping staff was Nepalis.
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Jaipur's 'Band'it queens
Jaipur's beautiful: Looking pretty in their li'l black dresses, the girls too, were excited about their performance and said that they loved performing for
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India's groupthink on Islam: reflections from jaipur
If you're looking for a defining image from the fifth Jaipur Literature Festival, which ended on Monday, there are plenty to choose from: laughter rippling
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Rajasthan govt exempts sugar from tax
JAIPUR: The Rajasthan government has announced VAT exemption on imported sugar in the state till June 30, in a bid to control the spiralling sweetener
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Jaipur Executes The Biggest Literary Carnival Of Asia


The famous Diggi Palace of Jaipur hosts the biggest literary carnival, ever conducted in Asia again for the fifth time. There will be around 200 writers
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Rescue work on to pull Jaipur boy out of borewell
Jaipur, Jan 29 (PTI) Rescue operations are on to pull out a four-year-old boy who fell into a 250-ft deep borewell in Rajasthan's Bhilwara district,
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4-yr-old boy falls into borewell, rescue operation on… and other news

4-yr-old boy falls into borewell, rescue operation on
JAIPUR: In yet another borewell tragedy, a four-year-old boy fell into a 250-ft borewell while he was playing near it in Piploond village of Jahazpur
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Hunt on for second venue for lit festival
JAIPUR: After five years, the DSC Jaipur Literary Festival may have grown too big to fit into one venue. From 2011, the lit fest, which saw record footfalls
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Public outcry over dysfunctional JMC
JAIPUR: Administration at your door step' might sound great with the residents of Jaipur but these days the littered garbage at their doorstep tell the real
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Huge cache of explosives seized in Bihar, Assam
a commercial explosive used in Hyderabad and Jaipur blasts in 2007 and 2008, were confiscated in Assam's Lakhimpur district on Wednesday.
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Cops fail to locate Tandon's son
JAIPUR: Revelations in the Ruchika suicide case involving former Haryana DGP, SPS Rathore, has impacted some states where tainted cops are roaming scot-free
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Om Puri back with ex-wife?
Though veteran actor Om Puri and his wife Nandita were recently seen together at the Jaipur Literature Festival, walking around hand in hand,
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Readers meet writers in India What you can do for nothing
This year, the crowd at the Jaipur literature festival was so large that many visitors gave up getting within earshot of any writers and sat drinking
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Second phase of panchayat polls in Rajasthan tomorrow
Jaipur, Jan 28 (PTI) The second phase of panchayat polls to elect 337 zila parishad members and 1702 panchayat samiti members will be held tomorrow amid
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Rashid wins LG Rajasthan Open Amateur by 15 shots
Jaipur, Jan 28 (PTI) There was no twist in the tale as overnight leader Rashid Khan signed off with a one-under 69 to win the LG Rajasthan Open Amateur Golf
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Rs50,000 cash reward for info on rapist former Jaipur IPS officer
PTI Jaipur: Rajasthan police has announced a cash reward of Rs50,000 for any person giving information on former IPS officer Madhukar Tandon,
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Record at fog-hit IGI: 54 flights cancelled… and other news

Record at fog-hit IGI: 54 flights cancelled
Many flights were diverted to Jaipur, Shimla and Chandigarh. Adhering to rules did not pay off for the airlines this year. Visibility this January was so
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Schedules of 200 flights disrupted; passengers stranded

Zee News

The Delhi airport witnessed 54 cancellations, the highest so far this fog season, and 34 flights (21 domestic and 12 international) were diverted to Jaipur,
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India's Groupthink on Islam
Ayaan Hirsi Ali's talk at the Jaipur Literature Festival shows how globalization is changing the debate. By SADANAND DHUME If you're looking for a defining
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Exile deepened Nobel author's desire to "fix" Nigeria
JAIPUR, India (Reuters) – Living in exile often drives authors to cut all ties with their homeland, but for Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka, being away from
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WAN-IFRA India 2010 Conference to be held in Jaipur


The conference has been scheduled for 15 and 16 September in the Pink City of Jaipur. The conference, the 18th annual event of WAN-IFRA South Asia,
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A-Literation: Dispatches from Jaipur
The fifth annual Jaipur Literature Festival has just about wound down, you can practically hear the drum beats receding in the distance.
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Jaipur Rapeseed, Rapeseed Oil, Rapeseed Meal
Jaipur, January 27 (Reuters)- Rapeseed prices in India's northern Rajasthan state including state capital Jaipur depicted an easy trend, traders said
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Delhi: Heavy fog disrupts flight operations at IGI


Some other flights to Chandigarh, Jaipur and Shimla were also cancelled. Around 10 international flights arriving here were delayed.
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Elephant Festival in Jaipur

Fast Pitch Press (press release)

During the month of January 2010 the city of Jaipur in India, celebrates the Elephant Festival. Don't miss this majestic event.
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Wole Soyinka speaks on exile at Jaipur Literature Festival
By Rina Chandran JAIPUR (Reuters Life!) – Living in exile often drives authors to cut all ties with their homeland, but for Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka,
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Authors, Thinkers, Autograph Seekers Meet In Jaipur… and other news

Authors, Thinkers, Autograph Seekers Meet In Jaipur
Some of the world's leading writers and thinkers have been flocking to the Indian city of Jaipur for the annual literature festival.
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Jaipur literature festival: A heavy dose of alternative reality
JAIPUR: The Jaipur literature festival can be a heavy dose of alternative reality. You are listening to new ideas all day, discussing your favourite novel
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The jewels of Jaipur
The gems sold in Jaipur's Johari Bazaar are imported from around the world before being cut, shaped, polished and buffed and, in some instances,
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DU Spl to Jaipur
Katyayini worked as a volunteer at the Jaipur Literature Festival. Said the Miranda House philosophy honours student, “It was a great opportunity for me,
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Rashid holds 11-shot lead at Jaipur
Rashid Khan ran away from the rest of the field, opening up a 11-shot lead at the halfway stage of the LG Rajasthan Open Amateur Championship being played
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Jaipur temple dresses-up lord Krishna in tricolour to mark Republic Day
Jaipur, Jan. 26 (ANI): Scores of devotees thronged to a temple in Jaipur to have a glimpse of Lord Krishna dressed in the national flag, to mark India's

Rashid holds 11-shot lead at Jaipur
Jaipur, Jan 26 (IANS) Rashid Khan ran away from the rest of the field, opening up a 11-shot lead at the halfway stage of the LG Rajasthan Open Amateur
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Of cultures, fine print and heritage conservation
By Madhusree Chatterjee, IANS, Jaipur : A writer's ball in the courtyard of a 500-year-old fort connected to Mughal emperor Akbar, a white Mughal (William
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Jaipur literary festival:

Kuensel, Buhutan's National Newspaper

Her Majesty was invited as a guest speaker at the Jaipur Literature Festival that gathers eminent authors, writers, poets, publishers and journalists from
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India's model of reflective patriotism
The last time I was in Jaipur, India's capitalist revolution had not yet begun and most of the tourists were scruffy foreigners wearing backpacks.
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Three killed in road mishap… and other news

Three killed in road mishap
JAIPUR: Three persons including a minor girl were killed and three others sustained injuries when a car in which they were travelling rammed a truck near
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Star-studded Jaipur fest ends
JAIPUR: And the Jaipur literature festival came to an end. But not before a prize for South Asian literature was instituted on Saturday.
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In-form Rashid shoots 65 to take opening-round lead
Back in 2009, Rashid Khan had left Jaipur with the number one place on the amateur tour Order of Merit for the first time ever. The Delhi player has held on
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Nilanjana S Roy: Dispatches from the Jaipur literary fest
The Jaipur literary festival (JLF) has the regulation camels-and-elephants, fire dancers, the Kawas brass bands and Darohar recitations, though this year
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Salman Khan at the Jaipur Marathon
Although the Jaipur marathon was held to highlight the cause of preserving the city's heritage and making it a world class city, with actors Salman Khan and
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Business Standard

The audience was so enraptured in the first discussion of day three that a perfectly innocuous even like taking down notes drew quite a few disapporving
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Strong start by Rashid Khan in Jaipur
Jaipur, Jan 25 (IANS) Rashid Khan continued his sparkling form with a round of five-under 65 to take the lead after the first round of the LG Rajasthan Open
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Devotees protect temple deities from severe cold in Jaipur
Jaipur, Jan 25 : Devotees in Jaipur are protecting their deities in various temples of the city by offering woolen blankets and warm clothes apart from
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English fiction in India? It`s the same old story
Amid the colour and celebration of the Jaipur Literary Festival, heralded as Asia's largest, one question has furrowed many brows and sparked anxious
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WEB EXCLUSIVE: AZ of Jaipur Literature Festival
For any self-respecting reader, the Jaipur Literature Festival is the best that could have happened after the invention of the Guternberg press.
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A battle of wills: Gayatri Devi's £250m legacy… and other news

A battle of wills: Gayatri Devi's £250m legacy
Andrew Buncombe reports from Jaipur She was once named by Vogue magazine as one of the world's 10 most beautiful women, the third wife of a Rajasthan prince
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Hot off the ramp
First-timer Himmat Singh Jaipur, whose show impressed both the buyers and the critics, put his models into jodhpurs and if not that, they had to suffer slim
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Teleperformance to foray into new segments
JAIPUR: Global BPO player Teleperformance is planning to add new lines of business to its portfolio. Teleperformance managing director Sanjay Mehta told ET
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Handicapped ex-Armyman on cycling expedition in city
JAIPUR: Ex-rifleman Prabhjeet Singh (4 Jammu and Kashmir Rifles), a handicapped soldier, has undertaken an all-India cycling expedition since January 19,
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Resident doctors in Rajasthan end strike
Jaipur, Sept 18 (PTI) Resident doctors in the government-run hospitals in Rajasthan today ended their strike after they were assured a monthly raise of Rs
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Four Jaipur blast accused arrested from Jabalpur… and other news

Four Jaipur blast accused arrested from Jabalpur
Jabalpur: Four Indian Mujahideen members were arrested from here on Wednesday in connection with the 2008 serial blasts in Jaipur that claimed 60 lives.
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Fire in one IOC fuel tank now at Jaipur
Jaipur, Nov 4 (PTI) Fire billowed from an IOC fuel storage tank today on the seventh day of the devastating inferno in Sitapura area here, officials said.
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Jaipur IOC depot fire may abate by today evening: Officials
JAIPUR: The fire in the Indian Oil Corp (IOC) depot that has been raging since Oct 29 might finally abate by Wednesday evening, officials here said.
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Accident, shutdown in Punjab delay over 50 trains
More than 50 trains were affected with three major rail routes Delhi-Jaipur-Ajmer, Delhi-Palwal-Mathura and Delhi-Ambala-Amritsar coming under heavy
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Jaipur not prepared for major fire
JAIPUR: Despite the blaze fury at the IOC depot at Sitapura, the city's fire-fighting mechanism at highrises and commercial establishments is far from
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NIDM to discuss Jaipur fire
NEW DELHI: In the backdrop of a major fire in the Indian Oil fuel depot near Jaipur, the National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM), which will take
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Pollution board for studying Jaipur fire impact
It also suggested regular monitoring of air, water and soil in Jaipur, Haryana and Delhi along with the State Pollution Control Boards.
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Centre orders safety audit of oil and gas installations
A seven-member committee, headed by the former HPCL chairman, MB Lal, will submit a report on the Jaipur fire in 60 days. Reports from Jaipur said two tanks
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After fire, it's labour pain for Sitapura
JAIPUR: The sullen and sunken face of Chhitarmal, a cutter in a fire-hit garment factory in Sitapura, is telling a tragic tale. Father of three kids,
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Public hearing on climate change on tomorrow in Jaipur
Jaipur, Nov 3(PTI) A public hearing on 'Climate Change: Voices from rain fed region' aimed at informing global players about the impact that poors are the
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