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Man rapes drunken companion’s daughter in Kanawat village

January 17, 2009 1:15:57 am

A 22-year-old man took advantage of the companion's inebriated state and raped his 18-year-old daughter in Kanawat village under Rangpur police station in Vadodara District on Wednesday evening.

Debt Recovery Tribunal inspector,advocate held for taking bribe

January 17, 2009 1:15:13 am

Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) sleuths caught an inspector of the Debt Recovery Tribunal (DRT) and an advocate under the provisions of the Prevention of Corruption Act on Friday.

Panchmahals Dairy to export dehydrated ginger,garlic,onions

January 17, 2009 1:14:29 am

With plans to set up a hundred-percent export oriented unit (EOU) for dehydrated ginger,garlic and onions...

State ropes in Japan to develop integrated recycling zones

January 17, 2009 1:13:34 am

Apart from handling projects like development of railway and road infrastructure across India,Japan will also help Gujarat develop integrated recycling zones (IRZs) in the next two years.

Festivities turn awry,neighbours clash over kites,commotion in Kishanwadi

January 17, 2009 1:11:36 am

A rivalry during kite flying on Uttarayan led to a clash between two neighbours in the Kishanwadi area on Thursday night.

International conference to focus on forensic science as weapon to fight terror

January 17, 2009 1:10:55 am

Nearly 400 delegates from India as well as abroad will participate in a three-day national forensic science conference at Nirma University on January 18.

Mafia’s role in land deals in Rajkot comes under police scanner

January 17, 2009 1:08:04 am

Rajkot police has taken cognizance of a case involving dispute over a huge piece of land after mafia in Porbandar claimed its ownership.

‘To fight meltdown,revitalise agri business’

January 17, 2009 1:06:35 am

One way to tackle the global financial crisis and minimise its impact is to revitalise the agri-business sector in India.

Man set ablaze by wife in Jamnagar

January 17, 2009 1:05:49 am

The Jamnagar police are on the trail of a woman who allegedly fled after setting her husband afire early Friday morning. The severely injured man has been battling for life at G G Hospital.

Rajkot woman supplied drugs to Junagadh couple: cops

January 17, 2009 1:04:41 am

A day after a Junagadh-based couple was arrested for possessing prohibited drugs like heroin,police said the couple used to get regular supply of heroin from Rajkot from a woman,which they used to sell in Junagadh.

Dangs police venture into forests to catch constable on the run

January 17, 2009 1:03:50 am

A team of the Dangs police has ventured into the deep forests of the region to catch a police head-constable who is believed to be hiding there after assaulting a senior police sub-inspector of Vaghai with an axe in his chamber.

Social group pays fees for jobless diamond polishers’ kids

January 17, 2009 1:02:49 am

The Surat Khambhati Kshatriya Samaj Trust has paid fees of Rs 2.20 lakh for 117 students of 15 different city schools. The beneficiaries were children of Khambati Samaj diamond polishers who had not paid fees for three months.

Dandi March,now the French way

January 17, 2009 1:01:12 am

At a time when the Gandhian ideals are being forgotten,an elderly French couple has taken up the task of retracing the footsteps of the Father of the Nation along the path of his famous Dandi March.

Hat-trick for Nirma varsity; chemical engineering dept bags awards for best thesis

January 17, 2009 12:59:57 am

The Chemical Engineering Department of Institute of Technology,Nirma University,has made a hat-trick by bagging the ISTE-IPCL award for the third consecutive year.

More join as brick kiln workers’ strike enters 7th day

January 17, 2009 12:58:48 am

As the strike called by the workers of the brick kilns situated around Sanand entered the seventh day on Friday after they decided to continue it at a meeting held on January 15,workers of around 100 kilns in Adalaj have also decided to join them.

Meet the glittering and stylish Screen divas who ruled 2008

January 16, 2009 11:26:16 am

Priyanka Chopra,Aishwarya Rai,Asin Thottumkal and Shahana Goswami ruled the night of the Screen Awards.

Central assistance to ‘wash away’ water scarcity in city

January 16, 2009 2:34:25 am

The water woes in the city are expected to minimise with the Vadodara Municipal Corporation (VMC) receiving financial aid from the Centre for strengthening and rejuvenating the two major water sources including Ajwa Sarovar and Pratappura Sarovar.

Revenue dept sends orders to AAU on land allotment in Vadodara,Kheda,Anand

January 16, 2009 2:33:12 am

The ANAND Agriculture University (AAU) has received orders from the Revenue department regarding the allotment of 487.5 acres of land in Vadodara...

Minor tiff turns into clash at Naswadi cinema hall

January 16, 2009 2:32:21 am

A minor tiff between a ticket checker at a cinema hall and locals ensued into a communal tiff in Naswadi town of Vadodara district on Wednesday night. The situation,however,was brought back to normal soon after the police intervened.

Centre gives green signal,money to construct rail overbridge at Lalbag

January 16, 2009 2:30:31 am

Commuters plying on the road connecting Rajmahal and Lalbaug will soon heave a sigh of relief.