Ahmedabad News

Vadodara doctor accused of rape held in Mumbai

According to the complainant, Dalal, who is a married man and has two children, had promised to marry her and developed physical relationship with her.

Gujarat HC refuses to quash FIR against NCP MLA over police station brawl

However, the court partly allowed his petition by ordering to remove Section 186 of Indian Penal Code that deals with obstructing public servant in discharge of public functions.

Ahmedabad: Wife among 4 held for jawan’s murder

The district police said that the accused persons had first made the victim, Somabhai Chauhan, drink alcohol that was spiked with some drugs. After Chauhan fell unconscious, he was mowed down by a vehicle at least thrice.

Thirty eight held, 200 booked for Saturday’s clash in Ahmedabad’s Shahpur area

According to the FIR filed on Sunday, three to four men were shouting slogans in solidarity with the Pulwama attack victims around 8.15 pm on Saturday when they were attacked with stones, leading to communal clashes in the area.

Gujarat: Evading arrest in sedition case, Alpesh Katheriya held in Surat

Katheriya is facing sedition charges along with PAAS leader Hardik Patel and two others in connection with a case that was lodged by Surat police during the 2015 Patidar quota stir that had turned violent.

Pay hike demand: Gujarat transport staff to go on strike from tomorrow

Over 45,000 employees of Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation (GSRTC) will go on an indefinite strike from February 20 over various demands, including implementation of the 7th Pay Commission, shutting down of private bus services, among others.

Seventeen-member panel: Five years after SC ruling, Gujarat forms transgender board

Five years ago, the Supreme Court while ruling on a petition by the National Legal Services Authority (NALSA) and others had directed all states to form a ‘Transgender Welfare Board’.

Gujarat budget session: Governor cuts short his speech amid Oppn slogan

Some Congress members, led by Vikram Madam, came near the well and raised slogans, demanding stern action against perpetrators of the attack in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district where 40 CRPF personnel were killed on February 14.

Gujarat budget session begins: On terror attacks, BJP, Cong blame each other

While BJP claimed the “unresolved” Kashmir issue being the root cause of the situation, the opposition raked up the release of terrorist Masood Azhar by then BJP government in 1999 in exchange of passengers of a hijacked Indian Airlines’ flight.

Murder of four-year-old boy: Gujarat HC commutes death penalty of two to life term

In March 2012, the boy named Maharsh alias Bholu, son of a businessman, was kidnapped in Visnagar in Mehsana district. Two days later his body was found dumped on Deesa Road.

Vadodara: MSU alumni in US donate $10,000 to aid research work

According to varsity officials, $5,000 of the donation will be used to provide scholarship to students of the coming academic year, while the remaining money will be used for a lift project.

Gujarat shops bill lays down safety provisions: Women can work in night shift, if they want

Some of the conditions laid down in the Bill are that if the woman gives her consent to work between 9 pm and 6 am, if there are provisions of restrooms, night creches, washrooms and proper transport facilities to drop her home.