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AMC razes illegal shops, boards at Teen Darwaza market area

January 21, 2020 2:24 pm

Besides 10-12 shops, a scaffolding of two mosques and a signboard affixed to a sweet shop were also removed.

Gujarat: 65 bonded labourers rescued from brick kiln in Anand district

January 21, 2020 12:58 pm

A team comprising sub-divisional magistrate (SDM), advocates Pratik Rupala and Arun Kafi, activists and sub-inspector from Anklav police station rescued 25 women, 16 children and 24 men from a brick kiln.

Ahmedabad: In a first, six booked under GCTOC

January 16, 2020 2:01 am

Another, a seventh accused, who was not named in the FIR was also arrested on Tuesday.

ASER Early Years 2019 report for Mehsana: Only 42.8 per cent kids of age 4 to 8 can identify emotions

January 16, 2020 1:44 am

As many as 1,442 children in the age group of 4 to 8 from 1,200 households of 60 villages in the northern district of Mehsana, were surveyed in the ASER Early Years’ 2019 report released on Tuesday.

Ahmedabad: FIR against three law students for ‘ragging’

January 16, 2020 1:37 am

The FIR alleged that the accused have threatened of hurting the complainant, Shyam Chakwawala (18) and his friends.

‘Dilapidated and dangerous’ buildings: 25 municipal schools in Ahmedabad shut

January 04, 2020 2:14 pm

For the first time, such a huge number of Ahmedabad municipal schools have been shut down as they were functioning from unsafe buildings.

Surat: Child trafficking racket busted; 135 kids rescued

December 29, 2019 2:16 pm

Officials said that the raid is still going on and a total of 135 kids, all boys, have been rescued, were allegedly brought to Gujarat for household and factory work.

NPAs in Gujarat rise by 10.2% to Rs 43,290 crore

December 25, 2019 3:28 pm

There has been a 70 per cent jump in the number of loan accounts that were declared as NPAs at the end of September, 2019.

Ahmedabad’s treated sewage to feed Fatehwadi canal

December 22, 2019 2:26 am

The treated water will be reused for irrigation in the villages of Daskroi, Sanand, Bavla and Dholka, stated an official release from the state government.

Sabarmati riverfront: 2 labourers die in wall collapse

December 22, 2019 1:34 am

The deceased have been identified as Ditaben Mangubhai (25) and Sumantben Bhunsingh (54), both from Madhya Pradesh.


Inside IRCTC's Ahmedabad-Mumbai Tejas Express

January 17, 2020 12:45 pm

IRCTC Ahmedabad to Mumbai Tejas Express Train Fare, Ticket Price, Route, Time Table, Timings, Stoppage: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani Friday flagged off the inaugural run of the second premium Tejas train between Ahmedabad and Mumbai.

This Ahmedabad-based restaurant has robots to serve food

July 25, 2019 8:29 am

While the two robots named 'Lexa' have limited utility purpose, adding that feature too is on the charts.

Kai Po Che! Snapshots from the India International Kite Festival in Ahmedabad

January 13, 2016 1:12 pm

Ahmedabad skies are really colourful this week, resonating with cries of 'kai po che' — thanks to the India International Kite Festival.


ABVP holds countrywide protests against anti-nationalism in some groups

February 18, 2016 10:59 am

Ahmedabad/Bengaluru/Mumbai, Feb 18 (ANI): The Akhil Bharatiya Vidhyarthi Parishad members in Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Mumbai and Kolkata took to streets to protest against the 'anti-national' sentiments that have risen from Jawaharlal Nehru University. Members of ABVP from Ahmedabad raised slogans against those who supported the anti-national elements in JNU. An ABVP leader said they will continue their protests till the anti-nationalists are punished. In Bengaluru, the student took out a 'Tricolor march'. A protestor of ABVP in Bengaluru said they condemn the act of central universities rising to support the anti-national slogans raised in JNU. In Kolkata, ABVP members were seen raising slogans against the anti-national elements.

Cisco chairman, US India Business Council CEO meet PM Modi

February 15, 2016 7:15 am

New Delhi, Feb 15 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Cisco executive chairman John Chambers and President and Chief Executive Officer of US India Business Council Ajay Banga on Monday, bringing immense experience and passion in U.S.-India relations and business. Banga is a member of the International Business Council of the World Economic Forum, the Council on Foreign Relations, and the Economic Club of New York. He is a graduate of Delhi University and the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.

Suresh Chhara arrested for allegedly attacking journalist Revati Laul

January 21, 2016 11:57 am

Ahmedabad, Jan 21 (ANI): Gujarat riots convict Suresh Chhara, who was out on parole, was arrested in Ahmedabad on Thursday for allegedly attacking journalist Revati Laul. Laul, who is writing a book on the convicts in the 2002 Naroda Patiya massacre case, said she was attacked by Chhara when she went to house in Naroda area of Ahmedabad late on Wednesday evening for interviewing him. Chhara has been convicted to 31 years in prison for his involvement in the Naroda Patiya massacre, in which 97 people were killed during the 2002 communal riots. He was out on parole.

Journalist Revati Laul allegedly attacked by Gujarat riots convict

January 21, 2016 6:56 am

Ahmedabad, Jan 21 (ANI): A convict in the Gujarat riots case, out on parole, allegedly assaulted a journalist in Ahmedabad on Wednesday evening, when she met him for an interview. Revati Laul, who is writing a book on 2002 Naroda Patiya massacre case convicts, alleged that she was punched and slapped by Suresh Chhara. She said she was questioning him at his house in the Naroda area of Ahmedabad during an interview. She added that she managed to escape after Chhara's son and some neighbours intervened. Laul was treated at a government hospital, and later she lodged a complaint at the Vejalpur police station.