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Man arrested for ‘looting’ Rs 47 lakh from his company

May 27, 2022 4:43 am

According to police, Sharma, a native of Bhind in Madhya Pradesh and resident of Kagdapith, was an employee at Saraogi Super Sales company at Hirabhai Market for the past seven years.

IPL finale, PM, Shah visit: Security beefed up in Ahmedabad, 6,000 cops to be deployed

May 27, 2022 4:03 am

The state government has also roped in state reserve police (SRP), the Rapid Action Force (RAF) and other agencies for security arrangements. Several police teams conducted flag marches in sensitive areas of Ahmedabad Thursday.

Headed to Ahmedabad for IPL qualifier and final matches? Check traffic advisory

May 26, 2022 9:19 pm

Thirty-one parking lots have been allotted around the Narendra Modi Stadium--eight for two-wheelers with a capacity for 12,000 vehicles and 23 for four-wheelers with a capacity for 15,000 vehicles. Space can be booked on the ShowMyParking app.

300 passengers from USA to Delhi stranded at SVPI airport

May 25, 2022 6:08 am

According to airport officials, UA82 Flight operated by United Airlines left from Newark Liberty International Airport in the US around 10 pm Sunday night and was scheduled to reach Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport by 11 pm on Monday night.

History-sheeter killed by wife, her brother in Mehsana: Police

May 25, 2022 6:02 am

According to police, the victim Gopal Rathod, a resident of Gopinala, was found dead with severe injuries at his residence on Tuesday morning.

Cong’s Solanki faces heat for Ram temple remarks, says BJP ‘siphoned’ donations

May 25, 2022 5:59 am

Bharatsinh Solanki was speaking at the Other Backward Caste (OBC) Sammelan of the Congress at Dholka of Ahmedabad Tuesday.

AMC officials ‘instructed’ to withhold birth, death figures: PIO tells SIC

May 25, 2022 5:49 am

The Public Information Officer (PIO), in response to an appeal filed before the Gujarat Information Commissioner (GIC), has submitted that the information was refused by officials who anticipated that the data would “create an atmosphere of fear”.

Gujarat inks MoU to develop India’s first carbon market

May 24, 2022 5:42 am

The MoU was signed in the presence of Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel and officials from climate change and mines and industries department.

Data entry ponzi scamster held for duping investors of Rs 50 cr: Police

May 24, 2022 5:12 am

According to police, the accused Rahul Vaghela, a Nadiad resident, was arrested by a team of Local Crime Branch (LCB) of Banaskantha Police from Dhanera border taluka Sunday night when he was allegedly trying to flee to Rajasthan.

NGT-constituted panel gives clean chit to Ghogha Seaport

May 24, 2022 4:52 am

However, the joint committee ruled that the wastes from the beached ship were disposed of “in an environment friendly manner”.


BSF's daredevil bikers rehearse stunts ahead of event to mark 75 years of independence

August 24, 2021 9:48 pm

Border Security Force personnel of team 'Daredevil' rehearse for an upcoming show at the Sabarmati riverfront in Ahmedabad.

Ahmedabad's Jagannath Temple holds Rath Yatra amid Covid

June 23, 2020 7:20 pm

A symbolic Rath Yatra was organised in the Lord Jagannath temple premises on Tuesday after the Gujarat High Court rejected the state government's plea to carry out public procession.

As Covid-19 cases soar, migrants wait for special trains

May 29, 2020 10:23 pm

Ahmedabad comprises more than 70 per cent of the state’s total after the district total crossed 11,000 following 256 new cases on Wednesday.

After Motera event, Trumps visit Taj Mahal

February 24, 2020 7:59 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday arrived at the Ahmedabad International Airport ahead of US President Donald Trump's visit to the city, where the two leaders will take part in the 'Namaste Trump' event at Motera Stadium.

India all set to welcome US President Donald Trump today

February 24, 2020 8:23 am

Across the Sabarmati river on the east bank, a huge poster with the Trumps and Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been put up.

Ahead of Donald Trump's visit, Ahmedabad gets a makeover

February 13, 2020 5:48 pm

From Gujarat, the Trumps will travel to New Delhi, where the two sides will hold bilateral talks.

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.