RAJASTHAN VILLAGE

  • Facebook CEO Zuckerberg visits Rajasthan village October 10, 2014

    Jaipur: Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Friday visited a "cyber village" in Rajasthan's Alwar district, an official said. "Zuckerberg visited the cyber village, Chandoli, over 170 km from the state capital Jaipur where he interacted with school children and villagers and discussed how this centre is helping in improving...
  • Rajasthan: Students set police post on fire September 20, 2012

    Jaipur: A group of students, staging a sitin over the transfer of a teacher from their school, set afire a police outpost and three parked vehicles in Rajasthan's Jhunjhunu district on Thursday after police tried to disperse the protestors, a police official said. "Two days ago, a Hindi language teacher, Ashok...
  • Rajasthan panchayat bans use of mobile by girls August 26, 2012

    Jaipur: After girls in a village in Uttar Pradesh were banned from using mobile phones about a month ago, now a village panchayat in Rajasthan has prohibited minor girls from carrying mobiles and has directed them to cover their heads when going out of home. The village council has also ordered...
  • Rajasthan: Game turns violent, curfew in village August 15, 2012

    Jaipur: Curfew was on Wednesday imposed in a village under Sirohi district of Rajasthan after six persons were injured in a clash over a trivial issue that appeared to take a communal turn, police said. Trouble broke out after a football match in Krishnganj village of Anadara town when local youths...