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Three policemen injured in Rajasthan's Tonk after being attacked by family for enforcing curfew; eight arrested, nearly dozen detained
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Three policemen injured in Rajasthan's Tonk after being attacked by family for enforcing curfew; eight arrested, nearly dozen detained

Three policemen, who were patrolling in Tonk district to ensure compliance of the curfew enforced in Rajasthan, were injured when a family attacked them on Friday, police said.

Coronavirus Outbreak: 47 new cases, one death in Rajasthan in last 24 hours; state has reported a total of 430 cases till now
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Coronavirus Outbreak: 47 new cases, one death in Rajasthan in last 24 hours; state has reported a total of 430 cases till now

A 76-year-old man, who had tested positive for coronavirus, died in Jodhpur and 47 new cases emerged in Rajasthan on Thursday, taking the total number of positive cases of COVID-19 to 430 in the state

Six-year-old girl raped and murdered in Rajasthan's Tonk; police detain 40-yr-old, accused won't be spared, vows Ashok Gehlot
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Six-year-old girl raped and murdered in Rajasthan's Tonk; police detain 40-yr-old, accused won't be spared, vows Ashok Gehlot

A 40-year-old man was detained on Monday in connection with the rape and murder of a six-year-old in Rajasthan's Tonk district, police said.

Rajasthan’s brief experiment with education criteria at panchayats shows a shake-up in political order is often just what’s needed
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Rajasthan’s brief experiment with education criteria at panchayats shows a shake-up in political order is often just what’s needed

The pre-requisite of the educational qualification in Rajasthan brought forth some talented first-timers who were able to trump the old heavyweights,

'Our fight is against terrorism and not Kashmiris': Narendra Modi says at rally in Rajasthan's Tonk
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'Our fight is against terrorism and not Kashmiris': Narendra Modi says at rally in Rajasthan's Tonk

Speaking on the recent spate of attacks and agitation against Kashmiris across India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said,"Our fight is against terrorism and those who are against humanity. Our fight is for Kashmir, not against Kashmir and Kashmiris."

Rajasthan Election Results updates: Vasundhara Raje resigns, says she hopes Congress will take govt's work forward
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Rajasthan Election Results updates: Vasundhara Raje resigns, says she hopes Congress will take govt's work forward

As the Rajasthan election results unfold, the Congress MLA will hold a meeting on Wednesday at the state Congress committee office.

Rajasthan Assembly Election Quiz: Over 4.7 crore voters, 2,274 candidates; how much do you know about political history of the state
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Rajasthan Assembly Election Quiz: Over 4.7 crore voters, 2,274 candidates; how much do you know about political history of the state

As Rajasthan goes for polls on Friday, take this quiz to check how well aware you are with the state and its politics

Rajasthan Assembly Election: From raging agrarian crisis to cow lynchings, here are the key poll issues in focus
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Rajasthan Assembly Election: From raging agrarian crisis to cow lynchings, here are the key poll issues in focus

As Rajasthan continues to be plagued by a devastating agrarian crisis, drinking water shortage, unemployment, and community divide, it remains to be seen who the state votes into power.

Rajasthan Assembly election: From Vasundhara Raje to Ashok Gehlot, a look at key faces contesting state polls
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Rajasthan Assembly election: From Vasundhara Raje to Ashok Gehlot, a look at key faces contesting state polls

With a total of 2,873 candidates in the fray for 200 Assembly seats in Rajasthan, the upcoming Assembly election is likely to set the ground for the Lok Sabha elections next year.

Rajasthan polls: From Muslim-dominated Tonk to agriculture-driven Shekhawati, a look at key regions and constituencies
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Rajasthan polls: From Muslim-dominated Tonk to agriculture-driven Shekhawati, a look at key regions and constituencies

As Rajasthan gears up to vote in the 7 December Assembly elections, certain electoral regions in the state seem to hold more power than others to influence the outcome.

Rajasthan Assembly Elections 2018 updates: Rahul Gandhi asks Congress workers to 'be vigilant after polls close today'
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Rajasthan Assembly Elections 2018 updates: Rahul Gandhi asks Congress workers to 'be vigilant after polls close today'

Rajasthan Assembly Elections 2018 LIVE updates: The voter turnout in Rajasthan until 3 pm was recorded at 59.7%. Polling in the state started off slowly, with only 6.11% of the electorate voting until 11 am.

Rajasthan Assembly Election: Over 20 lakh first-time voters to exercise franchise in state; better education, development, jobs key demands
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Rajasthan Assembly Election: Over 20 lakh first-time voters to exercise franchise in state; better education, development, jobs key demands

Rajasthan has at least 20.29 lakh first-time voters, approximately 4.18 percent of the total electorate of 4,77,89,815

Rajasthan Assembly polls: Caste math and popularity to seal fate of Vasundhara Raje, Sachin Pilot, Ashok Gehlot
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Rajasthan Assembly polls: Caste math and popularity to seal fate of Vasundhara Raje, Sachin Pilot, Ashok Gehlot

Two-time chief minister Ashok Gehlot will be contesting the elections from his stronghold in Sardarpura constituency in Jodhpur.

Rajasthan elections: Tonk no longer simple arithmetic for Sachin Pilot as BJP's Yoonus Khan gains momentum
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Rajasthan elections: Tonk no longer simple arithmetic for Sachin Pilot as BJP's Yoonus Khan gains momentum

Even if 30 percent of the near 60,000 Muslim voters in Tonk, switch side and vote for BJP candidate Yoonus Khan, it might turn out to be a difficult scenario for Congress leader Sachin Pilot

Former royal family in Tonk extends support to Sachin Pilot ahead of Rajasthan Assembly polls, says Congress leader understands town's issues
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Former royal family in Tonk extends support to Sachin Pilot ahead of Rajasthan Assembly polls, says Congress leader understands town's issues

The titular Nawab of Tonk, Aftab Ali Khan, urged the members of his clan to vote for Pilot. The family has a significant influence in the town but it is not politically involved.

Rajasthan polls: Congress gives 14 seats to Muslim candidates; BJP with only one as Yoonus Khan challenges Sachin Pilot
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Rajasthan polls: Congress gives 14 seats to Muslim candidates; BJP with only one as Yoonus Khan challenges Sachin Pilot

The number of Muslim candidates from the Congress was similar to the last Assembly election, but all of them had faced defeat. Whereas the BJP had given tickets to four Muslim candidates in 2013, two of them had won.

Rajasthan polls: Ashok Gehlot says he will abide by high command' decision on CM's post, asserts he is open to any role
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Rajasthan polls: Ashok Gehlot says he will abide by high command' decision on CM's post, asserts he is open to any role

On whether there will be a new chief ministerial face other than him or Sachin Pilot, Ashok Gehlot said it will be the Congress high command's decision.

Rajasthan's Tonk set to witness exciting clash as Congress fields Sachin Pilot against sitting BJP MLA Ajit Mehta
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Rajasthan's Tonk set to witness exciting clash as Congress fields Sachin Pilot against sitting BJP MLA Ajit Mehta

Rajasthan's Tonk Assembly constituency is set to witness an interesting poll fight between Congress state unit chief Sachin Pilot and the BJP's sitting MLA Ajit Singh Mehta

Sachin Pilot to contest from Tonk in Rajasthan polls: BJP calls Congress leader 'fugitive' for leaving Ajmer constituency
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Sachin Pilot to contest from Tonk in Rajasthan polls: BJP calls Congress leader 'fugitive' for leaving Ajmer constituency

BJP vice president Avinash Rai Khanna on Friday said Rajasthan Congress chief Sachin Pilot is a "fugitive" for leaving Ajmer constituency and choosing to contest the upcoming assembly elections from Tonk.