March 29, 2022 10:50 am
Dhari taluka reported the highest extent of damage among all the 11 talukas of Amreli, estimated at Rs 15.56 crore.
September 21, 2021 6:16 am
The committee, headed by the Director General of Shipping, has already submitted two interim reports to the Ministry of Shipping, and reviewed the compensation announced by ONGC and other stakeholders, The Indian Express has learnt.
August 12, 2021 5:42 am
On Wednesday morning, several Congress MLAs assembled at the official residence of Leader of Opposition (LOP) Paresh Dhanani in Gandhinagar and later started marching towards the Mahatma Gandhi statue installed at Gujarat Vidhansabha.
July 21, 2021 7:51 pm
The cyclone, which made a landfall in the state in May, also damaged 88,910 houses, 475 boats and adversely affected 1.49 lakh hectares of crops in Gujarat, stated central government in Lok Sabha in response to a question asked by 13 Members of Parliament about cyclone Tauktae and Yaas on Tuesday.
July 19, 2021 2:29 am
The cyclone made landfall between Una and Mahuva in Bhavnagar district on May 17, wreaking havoc in Gir Somnath, Junagadh, Amreli and Bhavnagar. This belt is known for the aromatic and juicy Kesar variety of mangoes.
July 19, 2021 9:08 am
Climatologically, the North Indian Ocean region -- covering Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal -- record five cyclones a year, four of which originate in Bay of Bengal. May and November are the active months in a year.
July 17, 2021 6:53 am
The state has distributed Rs 170 crore aid to all those affected by the cyclone. The request was sent to the Centre 10 days ago.
July 16, 2021 9:00 am
On May 27, the state cabinet had decided to give Rs 4 lakh compensation to kin of the deceased. Out of 79 bodies, 75 have been identified.
July 15, 2021 4:43 am
On May 17, a day before Cyclone Tauktae brushed past the city's coastline, the Doppler Radar had become defunct.
July 07, 2021 5:10 am
Horticulture officers say that there are around 30 registered private nurseries in Junagadh, Gir Somnath, Amreli and Bhavnagar districts of Saurashtra which prepare approximately 20 lakh mango grafts annually.
May 20, 2021 1:21 pm
According to the IMD, Delhi's maximum temperature on Wednesday was less than that of Srinagar (25.8 degrees Celsius) and Dharamshala (27.2 degrees Celsius) up in the north.
May 18, 2021 2:22 pm
Though the cyclonic storm is heading towards the coast of Gujarat, it is causing continuous downpour and gusty winds in Kerala, Karnataka, Goa and Maharashtra.
May 15, 2021 8:52 pm
After receiving a cyclonic warning, Mumbai has stepped up disaster management preparations by deploying several teams across the city, and has also suspended the Covid-19 vaccination drive.