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Thursday, January 23, 2020
AMC razes illegal shops, boards at Teen Darwaza market area

AMC razes illegal shops, boards at Teen Darwaza market area

January 21, 2020 2:24:42 pm

Besides 10-12 shops, a scaffolding of two mosques and a signboard affixed to a sweet shop were also removed.

Swachh survey: AMC distributes free milk bottles to get feedback from citizens

January 21, 2020 8:24:06 pm

The AMC is aiming to get to the top position in 'citizens’ participation' category, which carries 25 per cent marks in the survey.

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Ahmedabad: 2 held for looting diamonds worth Rs 6.71 lakh from courier staffer

January 21, 2020 12:31:33 am

According to police, the incident took place around 1.15 am on January 16 when two unidentified men on a scooter approached three employees of a courier company, who were waiting for a bus to Bhavnagar, and snatched a handbag from one of the victims that contained 22 diamonds worth Rs 6.71 lakh.

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Gujarat Control of Terrorism and Organised Crime case: Accused in police custody till Jan 27

January 21, 2020 12:24:20 am

Of the seven, Vishal, Ajay and Rinku are lodged in Sabarmati Central jail while the others were out on bail at the time of their arrest. The four, arrested on January 14 at around 4.30 pm, were remanded to police custody till January 24.

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Gujarat: 3 arrested for ‘attacking’ police team in Bhavnagar

January 20, 2020 1:38:10 am

As per the police report, the attackers included “two women” besides the three men who have been arrested. “We have arrested the primary accused and two of his relatives,” said a senior police official.

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Swachhata Scheme: Govt curtails cleanliness funds for primary schools

January 20, 2020 1:30:44 am

Instead of monthly Rs 1,800 per school, the state education department will now disburse the financial assistance based on number of students in a school.

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Jamnagar: 1 dead, 2 injured in car-train collision

January 20, 2020 1:13:56 am

According to railway officials, the accident occurred around 12:50 pm on a railway track at railway gate number 11 on the outskirts of Jamnagar.

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Ahmedabad: Govt trying to delegitimise student voices, say JNU & Jamia students

January 20, 2020 1:07:59 am

Chandan Kumar, a student of Jamia and a member of the All India Students Association, said he would receive calls from the SHO asking him to stop student marches.

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Ahmedabad: ACB officer held again, in graft case of Rs 15 lakh

January 20, 2020 12:56:55 am

DD Chavda, police inspector with ACB Junagadh, was arrested on December 24 from Ahmedabad for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 18 lakh, in a case of alleged corruption related to pasture land in a village of Junagadh.

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Ahmedabad: BJP’s claim that Indian Muslims won’t be affected by CAA a jumla, says Jamia student Asif Iqbal Tanha

January 20, 2020 12:22:01 am

The interaction with the mediapersons on police clampdown at Delhi’s Jamia Millia Islamia in December last year was organised by Gujarat Alliance Against CAA, NPR & NRC, a group formed by various civil rights activists of Gujarat.

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Ahmedabad: Yashwant Sinha defies section 144, takes out march

January 19, 2020 2:38:50 pm

Stating that he wished to pay his tributes to Vinod Kinariwala — a memorial for whom is within the Gujarat college campus — the former bureaucrat said that walking together while violating section 144 would be a statement in itself.

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Ahmedabad: CEPT students wear black bands at convocation to protest CAA

January 20, 2020 8:32:03 am

The bands were a mark of opposition to the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), and of solidarity with students who have been assaulted across the country.

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19-year-old found hanging from tree: Gujarat DGP transfers Dalit woman’s ‘rape, murder’ case to CID

January 19, 2020 2:20:56 am

DGP Shivanand Jha also suspended police inspector NK Rabari who was accused of delaying the registration of complaint by the woman’s relatives when she went missing.

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Gujarat: Honours in name of Gandhi, Patel

January 18, 2020 5:15:19 am

A government release said that this was announced by Commonwealth Nations' Secretary General, Baroness Patricia Scotland in a meeting held with Gujarat's Energy Minister Saurabhbhai Patel, Chief Secretary Anil Mukim, and Chief Principal Secretary to the Chief Minister, K Kailashnathan, on a visit to Ahmedabad on Friday.

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Gujarat officer appointed Joint Director in CBI

January 18, 2020 4:19:32 am

Shashidhar, a 1994-batch officer, was commissioner of Vadodara city before he was appointed as head of the state intelligence branch.

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1996 NDPS case: Sanjiv Bhatt seeks recall of court order directing probe

January 18, 2020 4:12:50 am

Bhatt was arrested in September 2018 after the Gujarat HC directed the CID to probe the case in which Sumer Singh Rajpurohit was booked for allegedly keeping 1.5 kg opium at a Palanpur hotel in 1996.

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Gujarat University colleges to submit voters list by Jan 23

January 18, 2020 4:05:39 am

The student senate and board of student welfare elections that was announced after an academic and executive council meeting on January 4 are being conducted after a gap of four years.

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AMC draft budget: Deadline for clearing Pirana dumpsite by August 2020

January 18, 2020 3:59:44 am

“This is the first time that a deadline is given to clear the Pirana dumping site. This would be done before August 15, 2022,” said Municipal Commissioner Vijay Nehra.

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Ahmedabad residents may have to bear extra tax burden

January 18, 2020 1:21:37 am

The AMC’s draft budget of Rs 8,907 crore for financial year 2020-21 presented by municipal commissioner Vijay Nehra on Friday aims to increase city’s per capita budget from the existing Rs 10,724 to nearly Rs 12,000.

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Ahmedabad: NSUI secretary moves HC seeking formation of SIT to probe Jan 7 clashes

January 18, 2020 12:56:29 am

A clash broke out between the members of the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) and NSUI outside the former’s office in Ahmedabad on January 7, in which nearly 15 NSUI members, including the petitioner, were injured.