December 24, 2020 3:22 am
SpiceJet officials said the aircraft being brought in will be newer and “about a decade-old”. The bookings for the Ahmedabad-Kevadia seaplane route have commenced from December 28, they added.
December 24, 2020 1:33 am
In his letter drafted in Hindi, Vasava has cited the example of Rajasthan, where the notification for the eco-sensitive zone has been withdrawn in the “interest of farmers and locals”.
December 05, 2020 2:32 pm
With Seaplane operations in the state likely to be expanded on three more routes, the Airports Authority of India (AAI) is constructing a water hangar at the Sabarmati riverfront in Ahmedabad to avoid disruption in operations due to maintenance.
July 09, 2020 8:07 am
Bookings are open for customised wedding packages in the Statue of Unity complex, with the Gujarat government planning to open up tourist destinations after the three-month Covid lockdown.
April 06, 2020 1:04 am
A major attraction since its inauguration on October 31, 2018, the SoU was closed for tourists since March 17 after a directive by the Gujarat government.
October 31, 2019 9:02 am
Rashtriya Ekta Diwas 2019 (National Unity Day): At the time of independence, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel played a key role in convincing several princely states to align with the Indian Union.
August 28, 2019 11:48 am
The list comprises destinations — parks, restaurants, hotels and museums — that tourists are likely to find prodigious and extraordinary.
November 11, 2018 5:46 am
As many as 28,409 tourists, the highest so far, visited the statue on Saturday, taking the single day collection to Rs 48.44 lakh. The statue has made a total collection of Rs 1.26 crore within three days since November 8.
October 31, 2018 12:58 pm
Statue of Unity Inauguration: The Statue of Unity beats China’s ‘Spring Temple Buddha’ as the world’s tallest statue and is said to be twice the height of the Statue of Liberty in the US. Here is a look at the other tallest statues of the world.
October 31, 2018 3:09 am
Those detained on Tuesday belonged to Bhilistan Tiger Sena (BTS), an organisation floated by Jhagadia MLA Chhotu Vasava, and Bharatiya Tribal Party (BTP) party formed by his son Mahesh Vasava in 2017.
December 31, 2018 9:08 am
Best photos from 2018: From the devastating Kerala floods to the inauguration of Statue of Unity, here we present the 20 most powerful images that dominated the headlines this year
June 22, 2020 6:12 pm
The Statue of Unity will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 31, 2018. Here are some interesting facts about world's tallest statue located at the Sardar Sarovar Dam on Narmada river in Gujarat.