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Amitabh Bachchan once again took to his Twitter handle and tweeted about the cause of Mumbai rains. He wrote, "The God's they be angry again .. ! They thunder and lightning loud and now it pours here in Mumbai .. be safe remain in the house."

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Actor Rishi Kapoor took to Twitter to share the latest updates on the re-construction of RK Studios, which was gutted down by a massive fire on Saturday. He shared a 1950s picture from the sets of 'Awara' and a now picture where we can see the destroyed sets.

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Rumoured couple Tiger Shroff and Disha Patani are shooting togetehr for the first time with Baaghi 2. The second installment of the 2016 film went on floors in Pune on Monday and the Baaghi team including filmmaker Sajid Nadiadwala and choreographer-turned-director Ahmed Khan is having fun on the sets.

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Google Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 will be unveiled by the search giant an an event on October 4. Ahead of the launch, storage variants, colour options, and pricing details of the upcoming smartphones along with rendered images of the devices have been leaked online.

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With iOS 11, Apple has also turned millions of iPhones and iPads into augmented reality-enabled devices. Here's a look at some of the most interesting AR apps in App store.

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During Amazon Great Indian Festival, users will get up to 40 per cent off on mobiles, up to 60 per cent off on electronics and home appliances, up to 70 per cent off on clothing, shoes, accessories as well as up to 70 per cent off on home and kitchen products.

Ahmedabad News

EC to set up all-women polling stations in 182 constituencies of Gujarat
EC to set up all-women polling stations in 182 constituencies of Gujarat

At all 182 pink booths — which will be among 48,000 polling stations across the state — all those in charge of conducting elections like presiding officer, three polling officers, micro observers and security personnel will be women.

50,000 ex-servicemen given new jobs every year: DGR
50,000 ex-servicemen given new jobs every year: DGR

Major General Singh said, “Every year we have been placing 40,000-45,000 people in security agencies. This is on a contract for one year,” while the rest of the placements happen in the private sector, state and central governments.

Kidney racket busted, Surat merchant held
Kidney racket busted, Surat merchant held

Jagdish Patel, a timber merchant from Hojiwala estate, was arrested from his Surat home after the city’s crime branch received a complaint from Uttarakhand Police following the questioning of one Tejas Patel in Dehradun.

2,000 govt buses to ferry people
2,000 govt buses to ferry people

The GSRTC officers said that they will spare only 2,000 buses for the events against the requisition orders for a total of 2,700 buses.

Narmada water not reaching farmers due to BJP’s criminal negligence: Congress
Narmada water not reaching farmers due to BJP’s criminal negligence: Congress

Countering claims of PM Narendra Modi that it was due to his efforts that the Narmada dam had been completed, the Congress said the dam was conceived by Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel in 1946 when Modi was not even born.

Khedut Samaj to contest poll
Khedut Samaj to contest poll

“Our organisation is non-political in nature, but our motto is that the issues of farmers should be taken up in the Assembly. The present BJP government’s policies are anti-farmers,” said KSG president Jayesh Patel.

Former Congress MLA Dalsukh Prajapati, son join BJP
Former Congress MLA Dalsukh Prajapati, son join BJP

Senior Congress leader Thakor Patel from Karjan Taluka of Vadodara also joined the BJP along with his 70 supporters.

Shinzo Abe visit: Stop at Mughal era mosque in Modi-Abe roadshow highlight
Shinzo Abe visit: Stop at Mughal era mosque in Modi-Abe roadshow highlight

PM Modi and Shinzo Abe will visit the mosque soon after they land in Ahmedabad on Wednesday afternoon and take part in the cultural roadshow.

‘Won’t criticise govt’ pledge – BJP youth worker’s idea to celebrate PM Modi’s birthday
‘Won’t criticise govt’ pledge – BJP youth worker’s idea to celebrate PM Modi’s birthday

The pledge reads “from today, I will throw garbage and dirt in the dustbin, will not dirty my country and not let anyone dirty the country” and “I will not prejudicially criticise the administration that is formed of the people, by the people and for the people”.

One dead, two including driver critical in Gujarat school bus-tanker collision
One dead, two including driver critical in Gujarat school bus-tanker collision

Manav Prajapati, 14, was killed after a school tempo traveller collided with a tanker on the Sanathal-Navapura road in Gujarat on Friday. He was among the 23 students, who belong to Divyapath School in Memnagar, Ahmedabad, involved in the accident.

Ahmedabad: 12-year-old Arham Shah’s ‘suicide’ not linked to Blue Whale Challenge, says School
Ahmedabad: 12-year-old Arham Shah’s ‘suicide’ not linked to Blue Whale Challenge, says School

“Children at this age keep drawing something or the other on their arms and have marks,” said school director Nashy Chauhan.

Gujarat: Rs 49,000 for a week’s care of underweight newborn
Gujarat: Rs 49,000 for a week’s care of underweight newborn

According to a government press note, the assistance of Rs 49,000 under the child welfare scheme will be made available to private experts in 79 high-priority talukas. There is no income ceiling for the beneficiaries, the release said.

Thanks to Modi, people talking about development: CM Vijay Rupani
Thanks to Modi, people talking about development: CM Vijay Rupani

“We are happy that people have now started to discuss development. Earlier, politics used to be about vote-banks, but now people are forced to discuss development. And the reason behind it is Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The politics of development has begun in the country, and we are ready for any discussion on it…,” Rupani said.

Alpesh Thakor rules out support to AAP, keeps Congress, BJP guessing
Alpesh Thakor rules out support to AAP, keeps Congress, BJP guessing

“I have the responsibility of a huge number of people in the state, and I do not want to misguide them. In Gujarat, there are only two political parties, Congress and BJP. No other option is available to the people (here),” Thakor said when asked whether he was considering extending support to the AAP.

Another mega SAUNI event today, CM Vijay Rupani in attendance
Another mega SAUNI event today, CM Vijay Rupani in attendance

Even as Rupani will fly to Visavadar on Friday morning and address a public meeting on the outskirts of Visavadar town, local Congress MLA Harshad Ribadiya claimed that farmers will not join the event and instead hold demonstrations demanding compensation for their groundnut crop that has failed due to white grub infestation.

Vadodara: For Modi’s rally, collector seeks Rs 80 lakh from SSNNL
Vadodara: For Modi’s rally, collector seeks Rs 80 lakh from SSNNL

hen contacted, Bharati said they have just requested the SSNNL to advise them on which funds to be used for making the arrangements.

Gujarat: 3 bodies recovered form near Dwarka, police suspect them to be of missing fishermen
Gujarat: 3 bodies recovered form near Dwarka, police suspect them to be of missing fishermen

“Their post-mortems have been conducted and the bodies have been kept at morgue in Jamnagar civil hospital. Doctors who conducted the autopsies opined that the victims must have died at least five days ago,” Dwarka police inspector Laxman Odedra told The Indian Express.

Vadodara’s SSG Hospital told to appoint 8 super specialists
Vadodara’s SSG Hospital told to appoint 8 super specialists

The circular, dated August 14, was issued days after a patient’s son appealed to MP Ranjan Bhatt urging her to help in his mother’s timely surgery. The patient was admitted in the Neurosurgery department at the hospital, which lacks critical equipment.

Ahmedabad metro project: Japan firm wins bid to supply rail tracks
Ahmedabad metro project: Japan firm wins bid to supply rail tracks

“Mitsui has been selected from a group of five bidders which included Voestalpine, Jindal Steel, British Steel, East Metals,” said IP Gautam, managing director of Metro-Link Express for Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad (MEGA) Company Ltd.

Rainfall concentrated in July: Gujarat clocks 101% rainfall
Rainfall concentrated in July: Gujarat clocks 101% rainfall

Most of the districts that have received more than 100 pc rainfall fall in Saurashtra and north Gujarat.

Govt to relocate 15 flood affected villages in North Gujarat
Govt to relocate 15 flood affected villages in North Gujarat

Gujarat Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel said that the matter was discussed at length in the cabinet meeting chaired by the Chief minister Vijay Rupani and the state government decided to give “in-principle approval” to relocate about 15 villages that are in low-lying areas of both the districts.

Illegal mining: Gujarat govt to create GIS maps for 7000-odd mines & launch VTMS
Illegal mining: Gujarat govt to create GIS maps for 7000-odd mines & launch VTMS

Gujarat government to create command and control centre at Gandhinagar, tighten rules by doubling penalties and registering end-users. There are over 7719 existing mining leases that cover a total area of 1,96,024 square kilometers in Gujarat.

Ahmedabad metro set to miss October deadline
Ahmedabad metro set to miss October deadline

In 2011, former IAS officer Sanjay Gupta took over the project and around Rs 400 crore was spent on land redevelopment at Sabarmati. A fresh DPR was passed in November 2014.

Project report sent to centre: Cost of Surat metro pegged at Rs 15,000 crore
Project report sent to centre: Cost of Surat metro pegged at Rs 15,000 crore

“The (Surat city metro rail) project is being constructed on the same model as that of Ahmedabad metro rail… We are expecting to begin work on this project in 2018,” said a senior official linked to the project.

Triple Talaq Verdict: ‘There is hope now, many will get courage to fight’
Triple Talaq Verdict: ‘There is hope now, many will get courage to fight’

For Habiba, the eight years of her marriage with Haroon was seeped in agony. “I have suffered mental and physical abuse from my in-laws. My mother-in-law left no stone unturned to make my life a living hell by provoking my husband to chastise me.”

Expelled Congress MLA to join BJP today: ‘Congress not acting against those involved in anti-party activities’
Expelled Congress MLA to join BJP today: ‘Congress not acting against those involved in anti-party activities’

Congress MLA Dharmendrasinh Jadeja, who was one of eight Congress MLAs expelled for cross voting in the recent Rajya Sabha elections, said that the office bearers of the Congress didn’t listen to his complaints.

Swine Flu outbreak in Ahmedabad: Team of doctors from Delhi takes stock
Swine Flu outbreak in Ahmedabad: Team of doctors from Delhi takes stock

The three-member team will be looking at preparedness, labs and their facilities, will carry out death analysis and look at availability of medicines in Ahmedabad and Rajkot which have reported the maximum cases and deaths in the state.

Woman held for employing 13-yr-old
Woman held for employing 13-yr-old

The boy, who hails from Bihar, was rescued a few days ago by officials of Child Labour Department and was found to have several injury marks of dog bites on his body.

Allow coconuts in jail during Hindu festivals: Convict’s plea in Gujarat High Court
Allow coconuts in jail during Hindu festivals: Convict’s plea in Gujarat High Court

The petitioner Gautam Ramanuj, a resident of Khadia, is serving life term for his role in the 1997 abduction case of Manish Shah in Bharuch for a Rs 1 crore ransom.

Dalits vs Dalits: Youth killed for ‘helping’ couple elope
Dalits vs Dalits: Youth killed for ‘helping’ couple elope

“We made immediate arrests and are now looking for the 17-year old girl (name withheld) and Kanu Parmar, who have eloped,” Banaskantha’s Superintendent of Police (SP) Neeraj Badgujar said.

Demolition drive: Displaced Vadodara families restart stir
Demolition drive: Displaced Vadodara families restart stir

The families marched in a protest rally to VMC headquarters, holding placards with questions like “Why is the VMC turning back on its promise?”, “Why should poor beneficiary families suffer the corruption of the VMC?”

Auction of three limestone mines fetches Rs 16,201 crore; Gujarat govt to auction 9 more mines
Auction of three limestone mines fetches Rs 16,201 crore; Gujarat govt to auction 9 more mines

The bids were won by Adani Cementation Ltd, JSW Cement Ltd and Shree Cement Ltd. They together will pay Rs 324 crore annually to the state government for 50 years, which is the estimated age of the mines.

Not been invited to Congress’s farmer event, says NCP
Not been invited to Congress’s farmer event, says NCP

“So far, I have not received any invitation. I have also not received any verbal communication in this regard from any Congress leaders,” said state NCP president Jayant Patel.

Congress begins consultations with traders for manifesto: Party to appoint 4 working presidents
Congress begins consultations with traders for manifesto: Party to appoint 4 working presidents

According to the sources, former state party president Siddharth Patel is likely to be appointed as chairman of the election campaign committee and former MP Madhusudan Mistry as chairman of the election manifesto committee.

17 arrested for assaulting Dalit sent to jail
17 arrested for assaulting Dalit sent to jail

The court also turned down the police request for custodial interrogation. “We had sought remand of the accused, but the court rejected our plea,” said Anand Superintendent of Police Saurabh Singh.

Husband of deputy sarpanch booked: FIR filed for ‘stopping’ Dalit sarpanch from hoisting flag
Husband of deputy sarpanch booked: FIR filed for ‘stopping’ Dalit sarpanch from hoisting flag

Based on the complaint filed by sarpanch Premji Jogal on Wednesday night, Gondal police have booked accused Rajesh Sakhiya for criminal intimidation and also under the Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.