Adamant on the issue of salary hike,the Oil Sector Officers Association-an amalgamation of officer unions of 14 PSU oil firms-has decided to go on an indefinite strike from January 7.
The countrys largest offshore oilfield,Bombay High,is vulnerable to terror attack,as its safety and security is being compromised with,says the Association of Scientific and Technical Officers.
The Vadodara Municipal Corporation might have won the national award for energy conservation by installing energy saving streetlights...
At least three contractual workers were killed and two others severely injured in two explosions at an Ankleshwar-based chemical dye manufacturing unit on Monday.
It can be an advantage if you are surrounded by geniuses in the family. But on the flip side,it can make or break you if there are too many expectations to meet.
In an inadvertent coincidence,as the state government came out with its new industrial policy,the Reserve Bank of India announced a reduction of fifty basis points...
With the Lok Sabha elections approaching fast,the Gujarat Pradesh Congress Committee has gone on an overdrive to strengthen the party at the grassroots.
At a time when global economic meltdown has struck deep into businesses,some industrial units have seen a ray of hope.
A mega demolition drive involving two societies and a total of 400 houses has been put on hold by the Rajkot Collector's office following confusion over ownership.
Poverty eradication through profitable ventures,cooperate management in financial institutions and human resource management in mergers and acquisitions...
The Gujarat Police's Anti Corruption Bureau had gone hi-tech last year. The agency's latest performance report has shown how fruitful the move turned out to be.
Surat police have arrested two persons from Karnataka in connection with the Surat bombs conspiracy that had occurred immediately after the July 26 serial blasts in Ahmedabad.
The Gujarat Housing Board has come up with a project to provide low-cost housing to lower and middle income groups in the state.
While revenue of around Rs 50 crore generated under the state's Employees State Insurance Scheme is lying unused...
Liquor is prohibited in Gujarat. Yet,in Vadodara,there exists a full-fledged business of making indigenous liquor essence of prominent alcoholic labels that are sold in the city.
In a brazen molestation attempt,a city policeman,Bhupendrasinh Raol,allegedly misbehaved with a 17-year-old schoolgirl,Preety Rajput,on Monday.
Another diamond polisher committed suicide by consuming poison in his house at Katargam in Surat,on Sunday.
It seems joblessness is pushing the diamond workers of the city to the world of crime. According to sources,a few youths arrested recently by the police for their involvement in criminal activities were found to be diamond workers who had lost their jobs.
Less than four months after its draft industrial policy held forth the need to make Corporate Social Responsibility effective for the sake of the state population...
The new industrial policy of the state announced barely a week ahead of the Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors Summit-09,by the Minister of State for Industry,Saurabh Patel,is high on promises and low on specifics.
The nation-wide strike of transport operators began peacefully in Gujarat on Monday after talks with the Central government remained inconclusive till Sunday night.
Forbidden Films is the name of Abhay Deols just-launched banner. The actor wants to chart the forbidden territory with it,it seems.
At Christies,MF Husains diptych Battle of Ganga and Jamuna came under the hammer for over Rs 6 crore in March...
If you remember Gaurav Kapur,it would be for his pranks and antics that once passed off as veejaying on television,not for the blink-and-you-would-miss appearances in movies.
One day,about a decade ago,I visited the studio of Manjit Bawa where he enthusiastically showed me the works of young,talented artists he had collected.