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Romil and Jugal takes William Shakespeare’s immortal love story of Romeo and Juliet, and delivers it with a desi, gay twist

Naagin 2, 30th April 2017 full episode written update: Baba give ashes to Yamini so that she can kill Rocky without the knowledge of his father.

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Baahubali 2 box office collection day 3: Prabhas starrer had a magnificent first weekend.

Technology

GSAT-9, popularly known as the South Asian satellite, can be used by India’s neighbours for communication purposes

In the largest data set yet on DNA of dogs, clues about how various modern breeds came about, when and where human beings crossed different breeds, and why

When two political objectives are in conflict, it makes sense for the ruling party to announce the more popular one during the second half of its tenure, a statistical analysis finds

Ahmedabad News

Rajkot village sarpanch, four others held for ‘threatening’ Dalit woman
Rajkot village sarpanch, four others held for ‘threatening’ Dalit woman

Police had booked the five for criminal intimidation and also under the sections of the SC/ST Prevention of Atrocities Act.

More police personnel to get housing facility: Rupani
More police personnel to get housing facility: Rupani

Projects worth Rs 156 crore, including the police commissioner office designed by a French architect, 120 police and 200 jail quarters, police headquarter (east), were inaugurated during the event.

Foundation day celebrations: At Hardik’s home town, CM attends youth event
Foundation day celebrations: At Hardik’s home town, CM attends youth event

Yuva Sammelan was held at M J High School ground as part of the government programmes to celebrate the 57th Foundation Day of Gujarat

Ahmedabad: During test ride, man flees with bike
Ahmedabad: During test ride, man flees with bike

The police said the driving licence seemed fake as the address, mentioned on it, couldn’t be matched. “The man has identified through a CCTV footage, provided by the shop. His real name and other details are being investigated,” said police.

Ahmedabad MC launches app for e-waste disposal
Ahmedabad MC launches app for e-waste disposal

Talking about the services, Mandora said, “one can contact the AMC using the e-waste disposal app and give them time to collect from home.”

Surat: Ambulance with rescued kid hit by a car
Surat: Ambulance with rescued kid hit by a car

The child was being taken to New Civil Hospital when the ambulance was hit by a car coming from opposite direction at Siddharth Nagar canal.

Road ends for General Motors two-decade journey at Halol
Road ends for General Motors two-decade journey at Halol

Chevrolet Tavera, the last vehicle to roll out from assembly lines.

Gujarat scientist used Google translator to forge ISIS threat letter in Arabic, caught
Gujarat scientist used Google translator to forge ISIS threat letter in Arabic, caught

DCB officials said the man’s computer was scanned thoroughly and a soft copy of the letter written in English, which was translated as it is in Arabic, was recovered.

Surat Municipal Coporation: Mobile tower firms to pay Rs 80 crore as tax dues to civic body
Surat Municipal Coporation: Mobile tower firms to pay Rs 80 crore as tax dues to civic body

The companies in the beginning paid the property tax bills for the year 2008-09 and 2009 -10, and later, they went to the Gujarat High Court challenging the bills slapped by the SMC.

Vadodara: Man detained over alleged rape charges by daughter
Vadodara: Man detained over alleged rape charges by daughter

The matter came to light on Tuesday when she was found pregnant during a medical check-up at SSG hospital, where she was taken by her mother after she complained of stomach ache on Monday night.

Gujarat govt transfers 45 IAS officers
Gujarat govt transfers 45 IAS officers

The other important transfer is that of Vadodara collector, Lochan Sehra who has been appointed as the managing director of Gujarat Urban Development Company Ltd, Gandhinagar.

Regulation of private school fees: Gujarat govt issues rules for Act
Regulation of private school fees: Gujarat govt issues rules for Act

The FRC will then take a call within 90 days of application. Schools will have to put up the fees approved by the FRC on its notice board and website.

Rajkot: Suicide bid by farmer over low onion prices
Rajkot: Suicide bid by farmer over low onion prices

While farmers in Saurashtra harvested a bumper crop of onions this winter, the prices are hovering around Rs100 per 20 kg in Gondal and Rajkot APMCs.

‘Manipulation’ of job test results:  Gujarat HC directs state to remove police officer
‘Manipulation’ of job test results: Gujarat HC directs state to remove police officer

According to the petition, Munshi was examined thrice by standing medical board, Ahmedabad, in June 2011 and on each occasion, she was declared unfit.

Water supply to Kutch disrupted as Narmada pipeline breached
Water supply to Kutch disrupted as Narmada pipeline breached

This 91-kilometres long pipeline takes drinking water to Kutch after lifting it from Maliya Branch Canal of Narmada project from near Maliya town in Morbi district.

Chandigarh: Online fraudsters cheat businessman of Rs 10.07 lakh, case registered
Chandigarh: Online fraudsters cheat businessman of Rs 10.07 lakh, case registered

The cheating took place in the month of December 2016 and an FIR was lodged on Friday

Gujarat: Diamond firm buys scooters for wives of employees
Gujarat: Diamond firm buys scooters for wives of employees

The management of the firm shortlisted the names of married employees and also verified with them whether their wives own vehicles. Consent of the employees was taken before 125 scooters were booked in bulk.

Gujarat: Mango auction to begin at Talala APMC today
Gujarat: Mango auction to begin at Talala APMC today

There are six mango traders at Talala APMC and more than 100 wholesellers and retailers take part in auction every day.

To promote Vedic era sports, Gujarat govt to hold gilli-danda event
To promote Vedic era sports, Gujarat govt to hold gilli-danda event

The Swarnim Gujarat Sports University (SGSU) has made preparations for the event and as many as 28 teams for Gujarat would take on two teams from Chhattisgarh in the day-long knock-out championship.

Gandhinagar: Alleging harassment, Dalit woman consumes phenyl at collectorate
Gandhinagar: Alleging harassment, Dalit woman consumes phenyl at collectorate

The incident happened in the afternoon when Bhaniben Parmar consumed phenyl inside the Collector’s office. She was rushed to Ahmedabad Civil Hospital where her condition is reportedly out of danger.

Gujarat: Lawyers disrupt courts against amendments Bill
Gujarat: Lawyers disrupt courts against amendments Bill

In Rajkot, lawyers observed a bandh and submitted a memorandum to district collector Vikrant Pandey demanding withdrawal of the amendments Bill and that they be consulted when it is tabled in the Parliament.

Thirteen suspended after Video of ‘cop holding beer can’ in Diu goes viral
Thirteen suspended after Video of ‘cop holding beer can’ in Diu goes viral

Blood samples of the 13 policemen have been collected and sent for laboratory tests to find out that whether they had consumed liquor in Diu.

Bribery Case: CBI files chargesheet against two ex-ED officials in Gujarat
Bribery Case: CBI files chargesheet against two ex-ED officials in Gujarat

Singh and Kumar are currently lodged at Sabarmati Central jail. They recently withdrew their bail pleas after the CBI informed the Gujarat High Court court that it was going to file the chargesheet.

AMC: Gujarat Gaurav Diwas to be marked
AMC: Gujarat Gaurav Diwas to be marked

For the first time, a boating competition from Ambedkar Bridge to Nehru Bridge will be organised on April 30 evening behind NID.

Youth Congress seeks removal of ‘illegal’ food joints on Gujarat University grounds
Youth Congress seeks removal of ‘illegal’ food joints on Gujarat University grounds

V-C Himanshu Pandya, when contacted, said: “I am not aware of the contractor misusing the ground. But I will certainly look into the complaint.”

Threat to witnesses: Gujarat HC pulls up CBI, police
Threat to witnesses: Gujarat HC pulls up CBI, police

The court’s remarks came during the hearing of a petition moved by Bhikhabhai Jethva, father of Amit Jethva, seeking a retrial.

Maharashtra farmers rally stopped at Gujarat border, 114 detained
Maharashtra farmers rally stopped at Gujarat border, 114 detained

From Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis constituency Nagpur, the rally was to head to PM’s native place Vadnagar

Gujarat: Saurabh Patel ‘reaches out to Akota’ with twin events

Patel maintains that he is reaching out to the people of his constituency “as usual” even as an open factional war continues within the party.

Gujarat: Missing Andada sarpanch found dead
Gujarat: Missing Andada sarpanch found dead

Sarpanch was killed after he refused to sign papers for land use change, say police; friend among 4 booked

Gujarat cop caught on tape  with beer can, probe ordered
Gujarat cop caught on tape with beer can, probe ordered

After the video started circulating on social media on Thursday, Rajkot Rural superintendent of police (SP) Antrip Sood ordered an inquiry.

Gujarat: 7 arrested for atrocities on Dalits
Gujarat: 7 arrested for atrocities on Dalits

Based on the complaint filed by Pravin Chavda, the Ranpur police booked seven men under the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act on Wednesday.

Gujarat: Making way for youth, 2 senior Patidar MLAs say ‘won’t contest’ polls
Gujarat: Making way for youth, 2 senior Patidar MLAs say ‘won’t contest’ polls

The two leaders have offered to step down citing the ‘unsaid age cap’ of 75 years set by the BJP

Gujarat: Seven arrested for boycotting Dalits in Botad village
Gujarat: Seven arrested for boycotting Dalits in Botad village

In his complaint, Chavda alleged that the accused prevented Dalits from entering a temple of Ramdevpir in their village on Tuesday.

Fire at Ahmedabad Airport

Fire fighters douse fire near the runway of Ahmedabad airport on Wednesday. Javed Raja

Gujarat: Only 4 per cent growth, Alang shipbreaking business continues to languish
Gujarat: Only 4 per cent growth, Alang shipbreaking business continues to languish

“Compared to last year, the business in Alang is looking up. Currently, of the total 161 plots about 100 of them have ships and are functional,” said Captain Sudhir Chadha.

English paper leak in Mahisagar: Primary schoolteacher, 2 others held
English paper leak in Mahisagar: Primary schoolteacher, 2 others held

According to police, Hitendra is a primary teacher in Paniya primary school in Jhalod taluka of Dahod district and was appointed on Board exam duty to supply exam material in Dahod.