Una victims discharged from Rajkot hospital

Una victims discharged from Rajkot hospital

Four Dalit men beaten up by ‘gau rakshaks’ escorted to Mota Samadhiyala, doctors say they overstayed at the hospital.

Balu Sarvaiya seeks free plot, inclusion in BPL beneficiary list

Balu Sarvaiya seeks free plot, inclusion in BPL beneficiary list

During her visit to Mota Samadhiyala on July 20, the CM had announced to hold camps for seeking applications to enable villagers to avail of the benefits of the government schemes.

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According to the Mumbai Police SIT, Divya was with Gadoli when he was shot by a Gurgaon Police team, which makes her a ‘high-risk witness’

Proposal under consideration, says SDM; inflatable versions of mascot to be put up at major tourist spots

The fire broke out on the fourth floor of the Metro House, a residential and commercial building that houses the popular Cafe Mondegar, around 4 pm.

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In jail for 9 years without trial, murder accused seeks to end life, donate organs
In jail for 9 years without trial, murder accused seeks to end life, donate organs

Agrawal is facing trail for his alleged role in the murder of his friend Sameer Patni on July 16, 2007.

Ahmedabad: Judge recuses from hearing Nalin Kotadiya’s bail plea
Ahmedabad: Judge recuses from hearing Nalin Kotadiya’s bail plea

Kotadiya, a sitting MLA from Dhari in Amreli district, approached the court seeking anticipatory bail after city-based builder Madhu Vasani lodged a complaint of extortion against him at Vastrapur police station two days back.

Ahmedabad: Builders file RTIs over slow project approvals
Ahmedabad: Builders file RTIs over slow project approvals

The builders alleged that the state government has been charging 40 percent more than the prevailing jantri rates for the paid FSI.

Rs 17,073 crore worth Railway projects in progress in state
Rs 17,073 crore worth Railway projects in progress in state

As many as 20 projects of the Railways worth Rs 17,073 crore are currently in progress in Gujarat, MoS Railways Rajen Gohain told Rajya Sabha on Friday. Replying to a query raised by MP Parimal Nathwani, the minister said the projects included laying of three new lines at an estimated cost of Rs 4,028 crore, […]

Missing ‘Gyarah Murti’ figure: Godhra Municipality begins work to modify Dandi march sculpture
Missing ‘Gyarah Murti’ figure: Godhra Municipality begins work to modify Dandi march sculpture

The sculpture was made by Kolkata-based artists. On Thursday, artists started removing the last four figures to modify the sculpture.

Ahmedabad: 28-year-old woman dies of dengue
Ahmedabad: 28-year-old woman dies of dengue

The deceased, a resident of Naroda, died at a private hospital. On July 23, she was first admitted to Naroda’s private hospital.

Ahmedabad: 14 girls attack warden, flee shelter home; six caught
Ahmedabad: 14 girls attack warden, flee shelter home; six caught

This is the second time in two years that the inmates escaped from the shelter home.

Vadodara man kills self, names BJP leaders, dist collector in suicide note
Vadodara man kills self, names BJP leaders, dist collector in suicide note

According to police, Pandya in the suicide note stated that he felt “he wasted 14 years of his life standing by Narendra Modi and BJP, during which he neglected his family.”

Three guards posted at Madhuban dam hold fake arms licences
Three guards posted at Madhuban dam hold fake arms licences

Police said that all the three guards were working under Tatari Infrastructure Security Services which has got security contract of the dam from the government authorities.

AMC standing committee called off amid scuffle, protest by Congress
AMC standing committee called off amid scuffle, protest by Congress

Congress corporators were demanding that the general board meeting, cancelled on Wednesday, to be called at the earliest, but BJP corporators demanded police protection.

Gujarat HC reserves order on former DGP’s plea
Gujarat HC reserves order on former DGP’s plea

Sharma, now a Congress leader, had alleged that his performance was “downgraded” when he was posted as MD, Gujarat Sheep and Wool Development Corporation, between 2009 and 2010.

1994 Ahmedabad custodial torture case: Court junks discharge pleas of 3 IPS officers
1994 Ahmedabad custodial torture case: Court junks discharge pleas of 3 IPS officers

In 1994, Surolia was as DCP, Ahmedabad Detection of Crime Branch, Karwal was DCP Zone-5 while Bhatia was DCP Zone-2.

Student kidnapped for ransom, found in Nadiad by the Ahmedabad DCB
Student kidnapped for ransom, found in Nadiad by the Ahmedabad DCB

According to DCB officials, there were at least two persons involved in the kidnapping who abandoned the boy near Nadiad railway station apprehending getting caught by the police.

Undertrial jumps off 20-ft high Sabarmati Central Jail, escapes
Undertrial jumps off 20-ft high Sabarmati Central Jail, escapes

Bholo’s escape has been captured in the CCTV camera

Gujarat government’s assurances to Dalits already part of its duty
Gujarat government’s assurances to Dalits already part of its duty

Dalit activists said the Gujarat government has been going slow on establishing special courts to try cases under the PoA and they have reiterated their demand on this.

Gujarat Dalit protests: Prohibitory orders in Surendranagar blames Shiv Sena
Gujarat Dalit protests: Prohibitory orders in Surendranagar blames Shiv Sena

The order categorically held leaders and workers of Shiv Sena responsible for the assault on seven members of a Dalit family in Gir Somnath, leading to a state-wide protest

Cop’s murder at Ahmedabad Crime Branch office: Chargesheet filed against accused
Cop’s murder at Ahmedabad Crime Branch office: Chargesheet filed against accused

The chargesheet mentions that during questioning Balai hit Makwana with the pipe that led to his death.

Gujarat: Cops bust sex racket
Gujarat: Cops bust sex racket

Navsari police have raided the office of Gujarat State AIDS Control Society (GSACS) and arrested five persons, including three women, for allegedly running a prostitution racket from there. Acting on a tip-off, police carried out raids at the GSACS office on Sunday night and apprehended its two women employees, an alleged victim of the racket […]

Gujarat: 2 get 10 yr jail term for killing shop owner
Gujarat: 2 get 10 yr jail term for killing shop owner

In case the convicts failed to pay up the fine, they will have to spend additional two months in jail, the court further said.

Gujarat: Power bills to dip as Torrent cuts charges
Gujarat: Power bills to dip as Torrent cuts charges

For the second quarter of the financial year 2016-17, Torrent Power reduced the FPPA charge to 80 paise per unit from the Rs 1.3 per unit