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Rajasthan Government signed 295 MoUs attracting 3.3 lakh crore rupees investment

Published on: 21-NOV-2015
Important for Exam: 6 people agreed

The Energy sector got MoUs worth 190000 crore rupees followed by Petroleum with 77657 crore rupees worth MoUs.

Rajasthan, South Australia signed Sister-State Agreement

Published on: 21-NOV-2015
Important for Exam: 18 people agreed

The agreement was signed by South Australia Trade and Investment Trade Minister Martin Hamilton-Smith and Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje.

Rajasthan government launched the Agro-Processing and Agri-Marketing Promotion Policy 2015

Published on: 06-NOV-2015
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

The Agriculture Department of Rajasthan Government will be the nodal department for the policy and Rajasthan State Agricultural marketing Board will act as nodal agency for the policy.

Rajasthan Government relaxed two-child policy for government employees

Published on: 04-NOV-2015
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

As per the decision, the state government employees, already having two children from previous marriage, will now be allowed to have one child in case of a remarriage.

Rajasthan government signed 27 MoUs under Housing for All scheme

Published on: 14-OCT-2015
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

Out of these 27 MoUs, 14 MoUs were for promoting housing projects with an investment of 9273 crore rupees.

Rajasthan Government unveiled Rajasthan Startup Policy 2015

Published on: 10-OCT-2015
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

The policy was launched with an aim to establish 50 incubator organizations in next five years.

Two Bills on Reservations to Specially & Economically Backward Classes passed in Rajasthan Assembly

Published on: 23-SEP-2015
Important for Exam: 8 people agreed

While Specially Backward Classes (SBC) were given 5 percent, Economically Backward Classes (EBC) were given 14 percent reservation.

Rajasthan Assembly passed Rajasthan Vexation Litigation Prevention Bill 2015

Published on: 22-SEP-2015
Important for Exam: 16 people agreed

With this Rajasthan became the fifth state in India after Maharashtra, Gujarat, Goa and Madhya Pradesh to pass such legislation.

Rajasthan first state to submit Annual Action Plan under Atal Mission (AMRUT)

Published on: 11-SEP-2015
Important for Exam: 23 people agreed

AMRUT targets universal coverage in respect of water supply connections, sewerage connections and urban transport to all urban households in the state.

Rajasthan Government and FCEL inked agreement to launch Annapurna Bhandar Yojana

Published on: 26-AUG-2015
Important for Exam: 15 people agreed

Annapurna Bhandars will emerge as malls in rural areas of Rajasthan and in the first phase, the scheme would be operational through five thousand Fair Price Shops.

Rajasthan Government approved Arogya Rajasthan campaign

Published on: 26-AUG-2015
Important for Exam: 6 people agreed

During this three-month campaign, health data of residents will be collected and compiled. The residents would be issued health cards based on spot diagnoses.

Rajasthan topped the list of States commissioning grid connected Solar Power projects

Published on: 23-JUN-2015
Important for Exam: 11 people agreed

Gujarat, which remained the undisputed leader in solar energy generation till 2014, came second with an installed capacity of 1000MW.

Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje inaugurated Phase 1A of Jaipur Metro Rail Services

Published on: 03-JUN-2015
Important for Exam: 21 people agreed

In the first phase, the metro will run on 9.6 kilometer stretch and cover nine stations from residential area Mansarovar to business hub in Chandpole.

Rajasthan Government signed deal with NHM, UNICEF & GAIN to counter malnourishment

Published on: 05-MAY-2015
Important for Exam: 15 people agreed

Initially, the programme will be implemented in thirteen districts in which more than 10000 children have been identified as malnourished.

Cow-urine refinery inaugurated at Pathmeda village for research on cow products

Published on: 04-MAY-2015
Important for Exam: 21 people agreed

For the research on cow products, a scientific approach will be adopted for Indian traditional system of medicine.

Rajasthan Government opened women milk bank Jeevan Dhara in Jaipur

Published on: 01-APR-2015
Important for Exam: 70 people agreed

The state Government launched the bank in collaboration with Norwegian government and JK Lon Hospital.

ASKeA in Tonk district decided to end its 150 year old tradition of sacrificing camel

Published on: 07-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 41 people agreed

ASKeA in Tonk district on 6 October 2014 decided to end its tradition of sacrificing camel.

Rajasthan became first Indian state to start Olive refinery

Published on: 04-OCT-2014
Important for Exam: 292 people agreed

Rajasthan became first Indian state to start olive refinery. The refinery is located in Lunkaransar area of Bikaner.

Rajasthan became first State to ratify NJAC Bill, 2014

Published on: 18-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 122 people agreed

Rajasthan became the first Indian state to ratify the National Judicial Appointments Commission Bill 2014.

Rajasthan HC ordered end of caste based discrimination at crematoriums

Published on: 11-SEP-2014
Important for Exam: 32 people agreed

Rajasthan HC ordered to stop discrimination on caste basis in cremation at various crematoriums in Jaipur and asked JMC to submit an action taken report.

Rajasthan government reduced probation period of employees on higher posts to one year

Published on: 26-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 54 people agreed

Rajasthan government reduced the probation period in direct recruitment of its employees on higher posts from two to one year on 25 August 2014.

Rajasthan Government re-launched Bhamashah scheme to empower woman

Published on: 16-AUG-2014
Important for Exam: 46 people agreed

Rajasthan Government declared Camel as the State animal

Published on: 02-JUL-2014
Important for Exam: 103 people agreed

Rajasthan Government declared Camel as the State animal to check the declining number of camels in the state.

K Rehman Khan inaugurated Minority Cyber Village in Rajasthan

Published on: 20-FEB-2014
Important for Exam: 92 people agreed

Minister for Minority Affairs inaugurated the country’s first Minority Cyber Village in Chandoli village of Alwar district of Rajasthan.

Three-day long Desert Festival started in Jaisalmer

Published on: 12-FEB-2014
Important for Exam: 39 people agreed

International renowned Desert Festival started at Thar Desert, Jaisalmer in Rajasthan

Rajasthan government declared 10225 villages of the state as scarcity-hit

Published on: 06-FEB-2014
Important for Exam: 34 people agreed

Rajasthan government declared 10225 villages of 17 districts as scarcity-hit, depending upon crop assessment report of collectors.

Rajasthan withdrew its approval for FDI in multi-brand retail

Published on: 01-FEB-2014
Important for Exam: 52 people agreed

Rajasthan has scrapped its approval on foreign direct investment in multi-brand retailing that was given by the previous state government.

12 MLAs sworn in as Ministers in Rajasthan

Published on: 21-DEC-2013
Important for Exam: 24 people agreed

Margaret Alva administered the oath of the office to 12 MLAs of Rajasthan in the Vasundhara Raje led Government of the state.

Vasundhara Raje sworn in as Chief Minister of Rajasthan

Published on: 13-DEC-2013
Important for Exam: 68 people agreed

BJP leader Vasundhara Raje was on 13 December 2013 sworn in as the Chief Minister of Rajasthan for the second time.

Food Security Scheme Launched by Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot

Published on: 03-OCT-2013
Important for Exam: 79 people agreed

Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on 2 October 2013 launched Food Security scheme in the State aimed at benefiting around 4.64 crore people.


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