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Brick kiln workers decide to call off strike

January 18, 2009 3:22:12 am

A day after brick kiln workers of about 40 brick kilns in the Adalaj area decided to join the strike called by around 8,000 workers of 20 brick kilns in Sanand...

‘SIDBI committed Rs 9,000 cr for MSMEs revival’

January 18, 2009 3:20:41 am

Giving a breather to the Micro,Small and Medium Enterprises sector,the Small Industries Development Bank of India has committed over Rs 9,000 crore to the Gujarat government for its revival.

‘All that industrialists want is Nano-like sops’

January 18, 2009 3:19:21 am

Gujarat Pradesh Congress Committee president Siddharth Patel said on Saturday that some industrialists are showering praise on Narendra Modi with a hope to get sops like that given to Tata Motors for its Nano car plant.

‘Not many are aware of Intellectual Property law’

January 18, 2009 3:17:58 am

Gujarat High Court Chief Justice K S Radhakrishnan,on Saturday,admitted that the level of awareness of Intellectual Property law is very low in the country.

AMC proposes ‘poor-centric’ budget for ‘09-’10

January 18, 2009 3:16:20 am

Having bitten off more than it could chew last year,the municipal commissioner's budget of Rs 3,312.04 crore for 2009-10 does not attempt to sell dreams anymore to people.

Diamond polishers collect forms for their children’s school fees

January 18, 2009 3:12:24 am

Thousands of diamond polishers queued up outside the office of Surat Diamond Association on Saturday to collect forms allotted to them by the Gem and Jewellery National Relief Foundation,Mumbai to waive school fees of their children.

Two labourers die as tractor overturns in Rander village

January 18, 2009 3:11:07 am

Two labourers died and as many were injured when their tractor loaded with iron angles overturned and fell into a canal near Ugadh village in Rander on Saturday afternoon.

After lions kill man,forest dept files case against 3 for trespassing

January 18, 2009 3:09:55 am

Rajesh Parmar (28),who was killed by a pride of lions on the outskirts of Gir,had entered the sanctuary illegally alongwith three of his friends.

Govt moots proposal for new regional airline service

January 18, 2009 3:07:26 am

In ITS bid to meet the ever-increasing passenger traffic needs in Gujarat,the government is not only going to involve private developers in the civil aviation sector...

GERC announces moderate increase in power tariff

January 18, 2009 3:05:54 am

Giving the much-awaited ruling on applications filed by Torrent Power Ltd and six power utilities of the state,the Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission on Saturday announced new tariffs,which will be applicable from February 1.

Modi clears air,says Advani will be our PM

January 18, 2009 3:02:53 am

Five days after industry bigwigs Anil Ambani and Sunil Mittal called him ‘Prime Ministerial material’ at the Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors’ Summit...

Fake encounter accused Vanzara attempts to ‘learn’ human rights

January 17, 2009 1:30:12 am

Vanzara is spending his time in the Sabarmati Central Jail studying human rights.

Nabbed Pak nationals taken for joint interrogation

January 17, 2009 1:28:32 am

Seventeen Pakistani nationals,who were arrested by the Indian Coast Guard with two fishing boats off the Jakhau coast on Thursday...

From FOSS,govt moves on to Microsoft

January 17, 2009 1:27:18 am

It was not long ago when the state government had announced its plan to use Free Open Source Software (FOSS) for primary and upper primary schools in Gujarat to cut costs.

Modi government foxing people with imaginary MoU figures,says Vaghela

January 17, 2009 1:25:23 am

Union Textile Minister Shankersinh Vaghela said on Friday that the memoranda of understanding (MoUs) signed at the Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors’ Summit between the state government and investors have no legal sanctity.

Former BJP leader Mangrola to join SP at Ankleshwar meet

January 17, 2009 1:20:05 am

Former BJP Rajya Sabha member Kanaksinh Mangrola,who is popular among tribals in Walia belt of Bharuch in the central Gujarat region,is all set to join the Samajwadi Party (SP).

Labour Secy shocked at lack of facilities,calls for data

January 17, 2009 1:19:01 am

The diamond industry has employed nearly four lakh people and recorded a turnover of Rs 70 crore in the past.

MSU Pavilion inks pact with Vadodara TT association

January 17, 2009 1:16:49 am

The M S University (MSU) Pavilion authorities signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Table Tennis Association (TTA),Vadodara on Friday.

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.