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Former Andhra Pradesh minister Bhuma Akhila Priya arrested in kidnapping case

January 07, 2021 11:14 am

The former minister was arrested in the abduction of three businessmen brothers who were whisked away from their residence Tuesday night by a group of kidnappers who posed as Income Tax officials.

Goa seeks to allay safety concerns before carnival

February 19, 2014 10:25 am

Besides the 150-plus reserve police deployed at major beaches, the state had enlisted lifeguards to patrol the 105-km coastline at night, Desai said.

Gujarat Confidential: Helping hand

February 05, 2014 6:03 pm

Tourism Minister Saurabh Patel made a special mention of how he shares his house with dozens of avians.

Russia protests as Goa calls off music fest

February 02, 2014 6:57 am

There have been rising instances of anti-Russian feeling in the Calangute region in the past few days.

Jagan case: Minister named in chargesheet

September 18, 2013 12:35 am

Geeta has been named as accused No. 8 in the chargesheet filed against Lepakshi Knowledge Hub.

Chiranjeevi expresses concern over security of woman tourists

April 08, 2014 5:19 pm

I was extremely pained when I read about the harassment,says Michaela Cross.

48-day Rann Utsav begins Dec 15

September 28, 2012 1:40 am

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

September 23, 2012 2:38 am

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

State to set up second hotel management institute by next year

September 13, 2012 4:05 am

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

Sahay says ‘motivating’ Hooda for Disneyland project

July 28, 2011 1:33 am

Union Tourism Minister Subodh Kant Sahay said today that he wants to bring Disneyland to India in a public-private partnership mode.


Marathons held to spread awareness in Ahmedabad, Mumbai

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.