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Constable stabbed in Vadodara: 23 arrested, 5 on the run

According to police, two groups residing in the old market area clashed with each other following an argument.

Vadodara: Parents meet District Education Office over schools demanding high fees

The delegation of parents met the DEO and demanded that action be taken against the schools in violation of FRC.


AICTE chairman: 25% increase in number of seats may up vacant seats in Gujarat engg colleges

AICTE chairman also confirmed that there was a meeting of the HRD Ministry where exhaustive deliberation was done for the implementation of 10 per cent EWS quota.

On display at Vibrant Gujarat Trade Show — BRTS e-buses

The five buses from Ashok Leyland are expected to begin trials in the city in the next few weeks, officials said.

Ahmedabad: Canal incomplete, water for farming ends up in river

The dam was completed in 2004 and is designed to irrigate around 2,600 hectares. However, the command area development is hobbled by land acquisition issues.

Delay in filing chargesheet deliberate: Congress on 22 AMC officials accused of corruption

Congress leader Dinesh Sharma said that show cause notices were issued to these officials for alleged irregularities but no action has been taken.


Gujarat paper leak case: Key accused among three more arrested

11 held so far, police ‘identify’ two members of ‘Delhi gang’.

Gujarat: HC acquits former gangster Fazlu in 18-year-old extortion case

The city police had booked former gangster Fazl-ur-Rehman and four others for firing at the office of a businessman in order to extort Rs 25 lakh.

Gujarat: Policeman seen in video thrashing ‘bootlegger’, probe ordered

The video shows a policeman in uniform, accompanied with his colleague in plainclothes, dragging the suspected bootlegger on a road where a couple of cars and jeeps are parked.

Ahmedabad: VHP tells MLAs to back Ram Temple law, attacks judiciary

Among the VHP leaders on the stage were leaders from different religious sects representing different temples from Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar.

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

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

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ABVP holds countrywide protests against anti-nationalism in some groups

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

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

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

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.