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Fire breaks out at a commercial complex in Ahmedabad, no casualties

Rajesh Bhatt, additional chief fire officer of AFES, said, “Prima facie, it appears that the cause is a short circuit in the basement, but we are trying to ascertain the exact cause. The smoke reached the fourth floor through the staircase, but we were able to rescue all 250 people.”

Gujarat on alert after IMD report says cyclone may hit Saurashtra, Kutch

The state has been reeling under soaring mercury levels for several weeks where the maximum temperature was around 43-44 degrees Celsius at several locations.


Toddler dies after falling into borewell in Gujarat

"The boy fell into the 200-feet deep narrow borewell and got stuck at a depth of around 80 feet," a police official said.

Kutch doctor selected for African vaccinology course

Dr Maaheshwari is one of the 10 paediatricians from India who have been selected for the 10-day course, which will begin from September 3. He has been selected from west zone, which includes Rajasthan, Gujarat and MP.

Gujarat: 2 labourers fall to death while dismantling ship

“The labourers were doing the dismantling work at the height of an eight-storey building on a ship. While working on the ship, they fell down. They were rushed to the government hospital in Talaja town but doctors declared them dead on arrival,” said a police official.

Ahmedabad: 42,000 bottles of illegal cough syrup seized

“This was the biggest seizure of the cough syrup which was stocked illegally,” said Hari Om Gandhi, zonal director, NCB-Ahmedabad.


Gujarat: Seven held for beating up man in Vadodara village

Initially, it was reported that the man, identified as 35-year-old Ladun Hakam Kisku from Odisha, was beaten up on suspicion of being a child-lifter. However, police probe found that the man was beaten up by locals after a woman accused him of misbehaviour.

Gujarat: 19 killed as truck loaded with cement overturns near Dholera in Ahmedabad

The truck driver took on board 25 labourers from near Talaja in neighbouring Bhavnagar district who wanted to go to Kheda in central Gujarat. However, the truck skidded off the highway just after entering Ahmedabad district and then overturned at Bavliyari village.

Gujarat: Rise in measles’ cases in Kutch, five outbreaks in three months

For the rise in the outbreaks of the disease, health officials blame the floating population in port towns of the district and some communities who are resisting vaccination programme.

Ambedkar Jayanti: Dalit leaders clash with cops, BJP leaders in Gujarat's Vadodara

The city witnessed political parties and Dalit groups making a beeline at the Ambedkar statue located at the GEB circle in Alkapuri in Vadodara since early morning.

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HIGHLIGHTS | This is the best time to be here, I will always be here to hold your hand: Modi at Vibrant Gujarat 2019

Speaking at the inauguration of the 9th Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2019, Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a pitch to investors.

Patel Row Turns Violent: Nine Dead, PM Modi Appeals For Calm; There's More Than Meets The Eye

Army today conducted flag march on five different routes in the city in order to instill confidence among the people in the wake of violence triggered by the quota agitation by the Patel community. At least eight persons died Wednesday as violence, sparked by a Patel agitation for OBC status and reservation, spread across Gujarat, […]