Friday, Sep 30, 2022

Rann of Kutch


Left behind by salt-pan workers, 25 dogs rescued from Little Rann of Kutch

June 11, 2021 2:06 am

Spread over around 5,000 square kilometres, LRK is a mudflat ecosystem, which is habitat of Indian wild ass as well as blue bulls (nilgai) and smaller predators such as jungle cats and fox.

Water-logging pushes Rann Utsav by five weeks, will open on Dec 1

October 27, 2019 8:38 pm

The annual desert carnival in Kutch district — Rann Utsav — will begin more than a month behind schedule this year due to heavy water-logging in the White Desert after heavy rainfall during monsoon.

To hunt for ‘hidden’ seismic faults, Institute of Seismological Research to map Kutch in 3D

April 24, 2018 2:49 am

“The basic idea is to create three-dimensional pictures of the existing faults which will help us understand them better. Secondly, we also want to map if there are any hidden faults in the region. The entire exercise is to study future locations where earthquakes are more probable to occur,” said the head of ISR.

Nowhere Woman

November 20, 2014 3:29 pm

The pets meandering aimlessly in Night Noon, for instance, become symbols of this disorientation.

Water Ways

March 14, 2014 11:56 pm

Purab Kohli, who has done his schooling in Pune, said Jal is the result of two years of focused hardwork.

Rahul Gandhi meets salt-pan workers in Rann of Kutch

March 11, 2014 5:28 pm

In this interactive session, Gandhi is expected to listen to the problems of families engaged in producing salt.

After Gir lions, wild ass to feature in Khushboo Gujarat Ki ad campaign

February 05, 2014 6:05 pm

Wild ass is a schedule-I animal and has been put in the category of endangered species, along with Asiatic lions.

BSF approaches road institute to fence border in Gujarat

November 18, 2013 3:09 am

The BSF has approached the Central Road Research Institute (CRRI) to fence an over 100-km area along the 340-km Pakistan border in Gujarat.

BSF asks road institute to fence border in Gujarat

November 18, 2013 1:16 am

Since Independence,the area has remained unfenced due to adverse weather and the swamp in the Rann of Kutch.

Winning Games

September 30, 2013 4:10 am

Oscar entries are not about the best film