Town Planning: Vijay Rupani okays plan to reverse Anandiben’s key decision

Town Planning: Vijay Rupani okays plan to reverse Anandiben’s key decision

Sources said that following the approval of the Cabinet, the government is likely to bring in an ordinance to amend Gujarat Town Planning and Urban Development (GTPUD) Act, 1976.

2002 Naroda gam case: SC gives sessions court 6 months to complete trial

2002 Naroda gam case: SC gives sessions court 6 months to complete trial

A bench led by Chief Justice of India T S Thakur asked the trial judge to finish the trial in Naroda Gam massacre case within six months and submit a report.

From Other Cities

Investigators are scanning the property dispute dating back to 1984 allegedly involving Teotia and the three persons.

Supplementary chargesheet filed on Friday, includes 41 witness statements

The two officials from Bangladesh will interrogate arrested Islamic State (IS) operative Masiuddin alias Abu al-Musa.

More From Ahmedabad

Priests found dead in Gandhinagar temple
Priests found dead in Gandhinagar temple

The Kalol police lodged an FIR against unidentified persons for murder and loot, stating that the assailants have decamped with some cash and precious metals as well.

Kutch woman ‘murdered’ by brother-in-law
Kutch woman ‘murdered’ by brother-in-law

Rizwana’s murder comes a week after her husband Godji Sama was allegedly hacked to death by one Rajuji Sama.

Gujarat: Mutilated carcass of leopard found in Tilakwada
Gujarat: Mutilated carcass of leopard found in Tilakwada

Officials said that the female leopard could have possibly been prey to a “black magic” ritual, as its front paws were severed from the body and the nails found missing.

Eight killed in Morbi road mishap
Eight killed in Morbi road mishap

While five died on the spot, three succumbed to injuries in a hospital.

Enforcement Directorate attaches 2 properties of Pradip Sharma
Enforcement Directorate attaches 2 properties of Pradip Sharma

Earlier in 2014, Sharma’s properties worth Rs 28 lakh were attached in connection with the same case.

PAAS to support Patidars in college GS elections
PAAS to support Patidars in college GS elections

The general secretary elections in Surat city colleges will be held in the first week of October.

AMC to rope in home guards to spread dengue awareness
AMC to rope in home guards to spread dengue awareness

“The AMC has decided to deploy Home Guard jawans in the dengue awareness campaign on the hospital campus and elsewhere from tomorrow onwards,” Shah added.

Talatis to hold open houses at village panchayats in Rajkot
Talatis to hold open houses at village panchayats in Rajkot

Dangar said that open house mode will bring about transparency, will also weed out scam

Striking ahmedabad safai workers to seek CM, Governor intervention
Striking ahmedabad safai workers to seek CM, Governor intervention

The safai workers are on strike since August 22.

Dalit woman files ‘sexual harassment’ case against Surat Municipal Corporation deputy chief, others
Dalit woman files ‘sexual harassment’ case against Surat Municipal Corporation deputy chief, others

According to Surat police, the victim, a Dalit, was earlier employed with the city development department of SMC, and allegedly faced physical harassment from SMC officials during July 2014 and June 2015.

Gujarat: Liqour worth Rs 8.86 crore seized in 18 days, say police
Gujarat: Liqour worth Rs 8.86 crore seized in 18 days, say police

Following a number of raids on gambling dens in the state, Rs 1.7 crore worth materials have been seized.

CBI court reserves order on Sadiq Jamal’s brother plea for further probe
CBI court reserves order on Sadiq Jamal’s brother plea for further probe

The CBI in December 2012 had filed the chargesheet in this case under Section 173 (8) of CrPC to probe the case further.

Gujarat Technological University students build 9,000 toilets in 107 villages
Gujarat Technological University students build 9,000 toilets in 107 villages

The students worked as labourers with the masons. They also dug out septic pits for the toilets.

AMC’s ‘sting’ operation: Students to carry out survey of mosquito-breeding areas
AMC’s ‘sting’ operation: Students to carry out survey of mosquito-breeding areas

The idea behind such a campaign involving students is to spread awareness as well as check all possible breeding sites for mosquitoes.

Junagadh triple murder case: Police claim to have cracked case, arrest two
Junagadh triple murder case: Police claim to have cracked case, arrest two

The Junagadh Police on Wednesday claimed to have cracked the murder case of three men who were allegedly executed to avenge the death of an auto-rickshaw driver. Two persons were arrested in the case by the police in Jungadh city on Wednesday. Acting on a tip off, the Local Crime Branch (LCB) of Junagadh district […]

62 file papers for Rajkot metropolitan panel poll
62 file papers for Rajkot metropolitan panel poll

Congress candidates filed their nomination papers for the election to Rajkot Metropolitan Planning Committee even as sarpanches of 54 villages continued their protest against Rajkot Urban Development Authority

Rajkot city bans cattle entry
Rajkot city bans cattle entry

Rajkot city police commissioner issued a notification prohibiting transportation of cattle to the city from outside and ordering shifting of unregistered cattle to animal hostels run by the civic body.

Van driver held for molesting minor girl
Van driver held for molesting minor girl

The City Police in Vadodara arrested a school van driver for allegedly molesting a minor girl in his van. The accused has been identified as Salim Chelawada, a resident of Miya Abbas lane near Nyya Mandir in Vadodara.

Safai workers’ strike: Police inspectors to lead sanitation work
Safai workers’ strike: Police inspectors to lead sanitation work

The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation has formed five teams that will undertake city’s sanitation after midnight till 6 in the morning. Each team will be headed by a police inspector under each police station in city’s New West Zone.

Principal held for demanding bribe from law student
Principal held for demanding bribe from law student

The Gujarat Anti-Corruption Bureau arrested the Principal of Dharmendrasinhji College in Rajkot for allegedly accepting Rs 2,500 from a law student for granting him admission.