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Former Gujarat health minister, spokesperson calls 2002 riots 'momentary bad dream', 'wrong incident'

Vyas enjoyed a 20 year long career as a government functionary and as a cabinet minister until he lost in Assembly elections of 2012.

Briefly State: Govt announces 3 more districts

Even as the election code of conduct came into force on Wednesday evening,the state government announced formation of three more districts and four new talukas.


48-day Rann Utsav begins Dec 15

Rann Utsav,which started as a three-day Kutch carnival in 2009,is all set to become a full-blown extravaganza with the state government making it a 48-day long affair this year.

Govt in overdrive to take over temples

Took control of 28 temples last year,tally now stands at 244.

State to set up second hotel management institute by next year

The state government is setting up an hotel management and catering institute at Siddhpur which will start functioning from next academic year.

‘No tax cut on fuel to control price hike’

The state government on Wednesday ruled out the possibility of following Goa,Delhi and other states in reducing taxes on petrol and diesel to control the sky-rocketing prices.


Govt allows constables to take SI exam

The state government has decided to allow Gujarat Police constables to appear in the special competitive examination for the post of sub-inspector.

Can’t adopt NEET for MBBS,Vyas writes to Union Minister

Gujarat Health Minister Jay Narayan Vyas on Wednesday shot off a letter to Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad saying the state will not adopt the Medical Council of India’s proposed National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test for MBBS course.

State planning mental health sciences institute: Vyas

Health and Family Welfare Minister Jay Narayan Vyas today said the state government was planning to establish Gujarat Institute of Mental Health Science on the lines of National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences.

City gears up for international kite festival

The International Kite Festival will be held on a grand scale this year during January 10 to 14,announced tourism minister Jay Narayan Vyas on Wednesday.