3 Injured in clash at Sirohi

Three youth were admitted in MB Hospital after receiving injuries in a communal clash that took place at Kishanganj, Sirohi on 15 Aug.

According to sources, the fight broke out from a petty issue over a volleyball match between children and took shape of a communal tension in the area.

The admitted victims Ganesh Gusai-23, Vikram Sen-25, and Vijay Choudhary-23 belong to Kishanganj, Asawa and Mount Abu areas of Sirohi. All three were at Kishanganj highway where the tension was prevailing yesterday. [..]

Tribute paid to Pt. Janardan Rai Nagar on his anniversary

An event was held today at Janpad Media Centre to pay tribute to Pt. Janardan Rai Nagar on the occasion of his 15th Death Anniversary.

Speaking on the occasion, Prof. Bhawanishankar Gar, Chancellor said, “Jannubhai was the pioneer in raising and solving educational and social issues. He was of constructive and rebel attitude. He put in his best to raise the level of our society”.

“He was the one to follow Gandhi philosophy to facilitate education to Tribal residents”, He added. [..]

Police make headway in Surajpol Shooting case

Two arrests have been made today by Surajpol Police today in the case of gun shots fired on Sanjay Bhandari, a local businessman and BJP Worker on 14th August at Surajpol.

According to the Police, Suleman aka Bablu, Lohar Colony, Ayad and Waseem, Bhilwara haven been arrested today at around 5.30PM from the Paras Hotel area.

On the tip of a source, Police came to know that these two suspects had been seen in the Paras Hotel area.  Surajpol Police along with the Special Police force tactically nabbed the duo. [..]

Independance Day celebrations at Shepherd Memorial Church

A musical evening by New Heavens Entertainment was organized at Shepherd Memorial Church, Chetak Circle.  The evening was dedicated especially to Lt. Archit Verdia and Deputy Commandant Tarun Gupta, who sacrificed their lives for the country.

Bands including World Race (USA), Colours in Dreams and Trinity performed at the event, which started from 6.30PM and stretched till 9.30PM. [..]

Independence with Jadoo ki Jhappi

Youth volunteers of Udaipur celebrated the 66th Independence of India in a very unique way by hugging everyone in an attempt to spread communal and social harmony.

Seventeen boys and girls who loved to be called as ‘Volunteer Udaipur’ do not officially belong to any social organization.  They have set a team of 3-4 and placed themselves at Celebration Mall, Fateh Sagar, Dudh Talai and Jagdish Chowk.

The ‘Free Hug’ campaign was kicked off at 6pm and continued till 8:30.  Jayesh Mohta, a passionate artist and one of the founders of ‘Banyan Roots’ led the group and implemented the thought of bringing everyone close to each other in this manner.

“We believe that true Independence comes from own our self and the starting point is love and respect for each other”, said Jayesh.

“We don’t see any strangers or even a common friend as a friend, we are used to of this custom which needs to be stopped now and ‘free hug’ or ‘Jadoo ki Jhappi’ is a small step towards it”, says an active volunteer.

Jago Party gathers Common Indian

Sitting at the shore of Lake Fateh Sagar with friends and family could have been one way to celebrate the holiday on Independence Day. But to turn the evening momentous, Jago Party organized a open question-answer sessions at Fateh Sagar today evening.

Initiating the series of awareness programs, people threw heart touching questions regarding socio-political system of the country.

People asked suggestions on burning issues and upcoming problems. Everybody present there seemed keen to participate in the questions asked and in replies of the Jago party activists. [..]

Solar Home Systems distributed to 40 students of Rajasthan

Boond Foundation celebrated Independence Day yesterday at Seva Mandir, Kotra Block Office.  Under their unique idea of providing scholarship to students of Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh, 40 students of Rajasthan have been benefitted.

Scholarships, which was not in the form of cash, but Solar Home System (Lamps + Battery Panel) was distributed to 40 students of different schools from Kotra Block.  Seva Mandir helped in listing the names of who should be given the scholarships, which were based on the performance of students and attendance. [..]

Kidzee Celebrates Independence Day

Kidzee (Ambamata)

Kidzee (Ambamata) celebrated Independence Day today with great zeal and fervor.

Flag hoisting was done by Kidzee Ambamata Director, R.K Sharma. Thereafter, National Anthem was sung by the tiny tots at Kidzee. The whole campus was decorated with tricolor balloons, tricolor rangoli & tricolor flags.

While addressing the students, R.K Sharma told the importance of why one should celebrate Independence Day.


Explaining the significance, he told the kids that Independence Day should be celebrated with utmost sincerity and commitment and one should remember the struggle and sacrifice our forefathers did to gain independence for us .He asked the parents to make their own pledge as a part of I -DAY resolution to make a difference.

The little champs presented March past wearing tri color of our flag. Patriotism was in air today. Children enjoyed dancing on many patriotic songs with flags in their little hands. [..]

[Movie Review] Salman Khan Roars in Ek Tha Tiger

Director: Kabir Khan

Producer: Aditya Chopra

Music: Sohail Sen, Sajid-Wajid, Julius Packiam

Cast: Salman Khan, Katrina Kaif, Ranvir Shorey, Girish Karnad

Rating: 3/5

  “Salman Khan is most loved actor of India” says Mithun Chakraborty and you can witness a bit of it at PVR Udaipur. They are running 18 shows of one of the most awaited flick of the year – Ek Tha Tiger, and all of them are going house-full. The movie title, coupled with the fact that this was Salman Khan’s first time with Yash Raj banner was enough for pulling me to witness the 2 hour thrill compiled on the genre of Action, Romance and Thrill. The movie revolves around the agent (Tiger – Salman Khan) who is sent by Indian Government to spy on a scientist teaching at Trinity College, Dublin to find out about his activities. During this pursuit, Tiger falls in love with the professor’s caretaker Zoya (Katrina Kaif) and also bumps into the fact that Zoya is a secret agent of ISI. Now, would they be able to sustain their Love? Would they be able to scroll through their agent careers? You should see the flick to find the answers. [..]

Udaipur Celebrates 66th Independence Day [Photos]

Udaipur celebrated the 66th Independence Day of India with the great fervor, enthusiasm and a deep sense of patriotism in the customary fête that took place at Bhandari Darshak Mandap ground.

Colorful performances by over 1000 school students added flavor to the ceremony post the traditional parade. The parade was led by troops of Scout and Guide, NCC and Police Personnel followed by police-band playing rhythms of devotion on the motherland.i-day-parade1

Mahendrajeet Singh Malviya, Minister for Tribal and Rural Area Development and Panchayati Raj unfurled the national flag and took the salute at the ceremony. Later, addressing the crowd, Malviya expressed the feeling of Independence and remembered the freedom fighters who sacrificed their lives for the nation’s freedom. [..]