January 23, 2020 6:17 pm
Inamdar, who along with MLAs Yogesh Patel from Manjalpur and Madhu Shrivastav from Waghodia had alleged that the government had no control over bureaucrats in a late night meeting held at the Vadodara circuit house in June 2018, is known to speak out against the party for various issues.
January 23, 2020 4:50 am
According to police, the incident occurred during the construction of Pramukhanand Orbit Mall near Reliance Cross road around 3 pm.
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.
January 21, 2020 8:24 pm
The AMC is aiming to get to the top position in 'citizens’ participation' category, which carries 25 per cent marks in the survey.
January 21, 2020 10:50 am
The blaze erupted in Raghuveer Complex, a large textile market in Saroli area, and gutted several shops, a fire official said
January 21, 2020 9:03 am
A small swarm of the desert locust eats on average “as much food in one day as about 10 elephants, 25 camels or 2,500 people”.
January 16, 2020 10:39 am
The university has been given a week to respond to the notice and the financial audit undertaken by a third party will be completed within one month, said a senior official.
January 16, 2020 2:50 am
Principal Secretary of Higher Education Anju Sharma bagged the 17th Crossword Book Award for the ‘Best Book in Business and Management (Popular Choice)’ category at an event held in Mumbai on Tuesday.
January 16, 2020 2:37 am
The organisers have been campaigning about the peaceful protest against CAA and NRC through social media and pamphlets.
January 16, 2020 2:38 am
On Monday, students announced on social media inviting the members of civil society and students from other institutes to the Vidyapith campus to “celebrate Uttarayan by flying kites with anti-CAA slogans on Tuesday at 10 am”.
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.
June 13, 2019 1:43 pm
On Thursday, in a massive evacuation drive, around three lakh people were shifted to safer places as the cyclonic storm Vayu inched closer to the Gujarat coast. It was expected to make landfall between Dwarka and Veraval this afternoon.
May 25, 2019 3:13 pm
While the Surat Municipal Corporation had conducted a fire audit on coaching classes in November, the rooftop establishment on Takshashila Complex escaped the radar because it “did not fit the definition of a coaching class”.
August 26, 2015 6:29 pm
Normal life was paralysed as schools,colleges, business establishments including banks and public transport remained closed in Gujarat in view of the bandh call given by Hardik Patel after his brief detention on Tuesday (August 26).
June 09, 2015 5:07 pm
The famous Hamirsar lake in Bhuj, Kutch district has dried up completely.
April 07, 2015 3:23 pm
Frequent fire in the forest area has become a cause of concern for locals and forest department officials.
February 17, 2015 1:55 pm
Sesan Nava village in Deodar taluka is home to over 1,000 Muslims who migrated from Balochistan several generations ago.
January 04, 2015 4:27 pm
A journey is usually defined by the destination, but this one, along Latitude 20°15’, cutting through four states across India’s waist.
December 31, 2014 8:44 pm
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was the top news and newsmaker in 2014. He led BJP to a historic election victory and formed a stable government at the Centre.
August 10, 2014 12:15 pm
Students of certain villages across the country are still struggling to reach their schools. Here is a look how.
January 18, 2019 6:11 pm
Speaking at the inauguration of the 9th Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2019, Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a pitch to investors.
October 31, 2018 11:35 am
On the day Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurates the world’s tallest statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, a look back at the controversies on the subject.
October 27, 2017 11:07 am
February 24, 2016 5:40 am
Kutch, Feb 24 (ANI): Nepal Prime Minister Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli visited Gujarat’s Bhuj area, which was devastated by a massive earthquake in 2001, to take lessons on rehabilitation of earthquake victims. Oli, along with his wife Radhika Shakya, and Nepali delegates reviewed the reconstruction work undertaken by authorities in Bhuj, adding that soon he will start reconstruction of Nepal.
February 21, 2016 2:11 pm
Karachi, Feb 21 (ANI): Pakistan's marine forces have arrested 88 Indian fishermen and took sixteen boats into custody for allegedly violating the country's territorial waters in the Arabian Sea. A police official said the fishermen, who were arrested on Friday night, have been handed over to Docks Police Station in Karachi for necessary legal action. The arrested fishermen were charged under the Foreign Act and Fisheries Act. The fishermen, who belong to Gujarat, will be produced them before a magistrate on Sunday. India and Pakistan share an extensive oceanic border with each other which is poorly defined, resulting in fishermen on both sides inadvertently crossing over to the other side while netting their catch.
February 21, 2016 2:10 pm
Ahmedabad/Mumbai, Feb 21 (ANI): Thousands of fitness enthusiasts took part in a cyclothon in Ahmedabad and people in Mumbai became a part of 'Run for Fun' marathon on Sunday to promote fitness and healthy lifestyle. The event was flagged off by Gujarat Tourism Minister Saurabh Patel at Sabarmati riverfront. Patel said the event aimed at promote cycling as a sport in the city. Participants from all walks of life and across age groups took part in the event. The marathon included two categories; 6.2 miles run and 3.1 miles run, and saw hundreds of participants, including specially-abled people.
February 14, 2016 1:56 pm
Surat, Feb 14 (ANI): Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar flagged off a night marathon in Surat, Gujarat. Thousands of people participated in different categories of marathon. Physically challenged people also participated in the one-kilometre category of the race. At least, 12 physically challenged people came from Pune to participate in the marathon. The physically challenged were happy to take part in the marathon which gave them a new hope to live life despite challenges. Around 15,000 people participated in the marathon but thousands more came to the venue to watch Akshay, the brand ambassador of Surat night marathon.The fund raised through this event will be used for installing closed circuit television (CCTV) cameras in the city, clean India project and improving facilities in a cancer hospital in Surat.
February 08, 2016 4:58 pm
New Delhi, Feb 08 (ANI): Reiterating their demand for an investigation into the land allotments under Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his tenure as Gujarat's Chief Minister, Congress leader Manish Tewari on Monday said that it was a clear case of impropriety, alleged corruption and a definite case of conflict of interest. Asserting that it was a fit case for a court-monitored investigation, he added that certain new facts have emerged which make the charge of gross impropriety and conflict of interest more damning. The Congress had earlier demanded a Supreme Court-monitored Special Investigation Team (SIT) probe in the matter following reports about the Modi-led Gujarat government's land deals with business associates of Anar Patel, the daughter of incumbent Chief Minister Anandiben Patel. However, the BJP accused the Opposition of levelling "false and baseless allegations to cover up its own corruption".
January 21, 2016 11:48 am
Gujarat, Jan 21 (ANI): Time and again, people in India have proved their unity through innumerable examples of friendship and acts of harmony. An example of this can be seen in India's western city of Ahmadabad where two kite-makers have been working towards spreading communal harmony through messages scripted on their kites. They make kites with messages of harmony written over them. Radheshyam Gupta read out a short poem printed on one of the kites that speaks about the unity that exists between the people of different communities in India.Radheshyam and Iqbal on their kites write about the growing influence of social media and even try to create awareness about pressing issues such as the ‘Save the girl child, educate the girl child’ initiative of the government, ill effects of consumption of tobacco and more. Their collection also comprises kites with speeches by India's iconic freedom leader Mahatma Gandhi, philosopher-thinker Swami Vivekananda, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and social activist Anna Hazare. The two men do not believe in discrimination on the basis of religion, and wish to spread the message of oneness among the people through their friendship and work.
January 21, 2016 8:18 am
Junagadh (Gujarat), Jan 21 (ANI): A school bus in Gujarat’s Junagadh area met with an accident on Thursday. Six people, including four children and two women, have been killed in the accident. More than 20 children have been grievously injured. Medical aid is being provided to the injured children.