SIKAR

  • Rajasthan: Woman beaten up, paraded half-naked by her husband in Sikar 5 days ago

    Jaipur: A week after the infamous Thuravad incident in which a woman was paraded half-naked on a donkey, a 40-year-old woman was on Sunday allegedly beaten up and paraded half-naked in a market area in Sikar district by her husband in the presence of their teenage daughter, police said. Accused Kesar...
  • Hindu god Hanuman gets Aadhaar card! September 11, 2014

    Sikar: Hindu god Hanuman has managed to get an Aadhaar card made, but there are no takers for it. The unique identification card with registration number 2094705195411 bearing a picture of the popular Hindu god, addressed him as the son of 'Pawan' besides giving a mobile number and thumbprint. A postman...
  • BJP leads in two seats, Congress in one in Rajasthan May 16, 2014

    BJP was leading in two seats while Congress in one seat in Rajasthan, according to initial trends pouring in. BJP candidates are leading in Sikar and Udaipur while a Congress candidate is leading in Banswara. Rajasthan has 25 Lok Sabha seats. ...
  • Congress shivering at the prospect of me coming to power: Modi April 14, 2014

    Sikar: There is no let-be over the heated exchanges between the BJP's prime ministerial pick Narendra Modi and the Congress in the election season. Claiming that Congress was 'shivering' at the prospect of his coming to power, Narendra Modi warned its leaders that they will have to pay for their...
  • Five persons having links with suspected IM terrorist nabbed by Rajasthan ATS March 27, 2014

    Rajasthan ATS picked five persons from Sikar for interrogation in connection with their alleged links with suspected IM terrorist who were held in Jaipur recently. "The ATS picked them up on Wednesday night and took them to Jaipur," SP Sikar told PTI. Official sources said they were in touch with suspected terrorists in Jaipur and Jodhpur. ...
  • After Jaswant, BJP leader Subhash Maharia decides to contest as an Independent March 24, 2014

    Upset over being denied a ticket, former Union minister and Vice President of BJP Kisan Morcha Subhash Maharia on Monday decided to contest as an Independent from Sikar constituency in Rajasthan. Maharia's announcement comes close on the heels of party veteran Jaswant Singh's decision to fight as an independent from Barmer...
  • Thorough probe will be done in Sikar jail firing incident: Gulab Chand Kataria January 27, 2014

    Rajasthan government on Monday assured the state Assembly that firing incident inside the Sikar jail would be investigated properly. on Sunday, a notorious criminal Raju Theth was shot at by another inmate Subhas Moond inside the Sikar jail. Panchayti Raj and Rural Development Minister Gulab Chand Katariaassured the House that the government...
  • Criminal shot at in Sikar jail by another inmate January 26, 2014

    A notorious criminal serving judicial custody was on Sunday shot at by another inmate of Sikar jail in Rajasthan, police said. "Subhash Moond opened fire at Raju Theth inside the jail compound at the time of lunch. Theth got injured and has been referred to SMS Hospital in Jaipur in a...
  • Delhi: Sikar gangrape survivor admitted to AIIMS February 8, 2013

    Jaipur: The 11yearold Sikar gangrape survivor, who was earlier being treated in a Jaipur hospital, was on Friday moved to All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in the national capital for further treatment. She was admitted in a private ward and was being examined by doctors. The girl has already...
  • Rajasthan: Sikar gangrape survivor being shifted to Delhi February 8, 2013

    Jaipur: The Sikar gangrape survivor is being shifted to AIIMS in Delhi for treatment. The 11yearold girl is in a critical condition and is being moved from Jaipur where she has undergone 14 surgeries since she was gangraped in August 2012. Police have arrested the two men accused of raping...
  • Decision to shift Sikar gangrape survivor to Delhi put on hold February 8, 2013

    Jaipur: The decision to move the Sikar gangrape survivor to AIIMS in Delhi has been put on hold by doctors at the JK Lone hospital in Jaipur. The family of the survivor says it has not been consulted by the doctors over the decision to shift her. The 11yearold girl has...
  • Rajasthan: Sikar gangrape victim's condition still serious January 24, 2013

    Rajasthan: The threemember Justice JS Verma Committee after submitting its report on the changes recommended in laws dealing with crimes against women pointed out that poor governance was one of the main reasons for the rising crime graph. It is due to the lack of good governance that a 11yearold girl...
  • Rajasthan: HIV positive man and his family ostracised December 15, 2012

    Jaipur: A family of five has been socially ostracised in a Rajasthan village after the identity of an HIV positive member was disclosed in a letter sent by the state government, a social activist said. The family, comprising an HIV positive husband, his wife and three children, has been displaced...