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Alwar

(ŭl`vər, –`wər), city (1991 pop. 210,146), Rajasthan state, N central India. On the Delhi-Jaipur Road, Alwar is a market for grain, oilseed, cotton, and marble. There are textile and oilseed mills, as well as paint, varnish, and porcelain factories. The city was the capital of the former Alwar state and is now a district administrative center. An old RajputRajputs
[Sanskrit,=son of a king], dominant people of Rajputana, an historic region now almost coextensive with the state of Rajasthan, NW India. The Rajputs are mainly Hindus (although there are some Muslim Rajputs) of the warrior caste; traditionally they have put great value
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 fort dominates the city.
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Summary: Alwar (Rajasthan) [India], Feb 3 (ANI): In a fatal incident, a man has allegedly thrashed his paralytic mother which led to her death in Rajasthan's Alwar district.
I am saying it straight: If you indulge in cow smuggling, or indulge in cow slaughter, you will get killed (mera to sidha-sidha kehana hai, gau taskari karoge ya gau-kashi karoge to yun hi maroge),"he told the media in Alwar on Saturday.
Modi Junior has been crowned as president of the Rajasthan Cricket Association ( RCA)' s Alwar district.
CGD network in Alwar has been segmented into industrial, commercial, transport and household segments.
Address : Pwd Division Rajgarh Alwar, Pwd Division Office, Sarai Market, Near Bus Stand, Rajgarh District - Alwar, Rajgarh Alwar, (Alwar), Pin301408, Phone No.
Summary: Jaipur (Rajsthan) [India], Feb 1 (ANI): With the Congress party leading in both Alwar and Ajmer Lok Sabha constituencies in the Rajasthan bypolls, Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee chief Sachin Pilot on Thursday said that the early trends are clearly indicating that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government, led by Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje, has been rejected by the people.
CONGRESS vice- president Rahul Gandhi held a road show on Tuesday in Alwar, where party candidate and Union minister Jitendra Singh is battling the combined force of Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje and yoga guru Ramdev.
Tenders are invited for Supply of printed stationery items in alwar ssa
Summary: Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], Feb 1 (ANI): The Congress Party on Thursday won the Mandalgarh Assembly seat and is leading on both the Lok Sabha seats from Alwar and Ajmer.
THE Kerala Police's team was left disappointed on Thursday after it found out the Alwar jail authorities do not have either the fingerprints or photographs of rape convict Bitti Mohanty.
Address : Pwd Division Ii Alwar, Pwd Division - Ii, Court Road, Near Ashoka Cinema, Alwar, Alwar, (Alwar), Pin301001, Phone No.
29 (ANI): The bypolls in Lok Sabha constituencies of Alwar and Ajmer, and for Mandalgarh assembly seat is expected to begin at 8 a.