January 28, 2009 1:12:32 am

Congress leader and Vankaner MLA Javed Pirzada has sparked controversy by honouring State Home Minister Amit Shah on the 60th Republic Day ceremony in Vankaner on Monday.

January 28, 2009 1:11:20 am

The badly decomposed body of a 16-year-old girl was found in an agricultural field in Kamrej taluka of Surat district on Sunday.

January 28, 2009 1:09:35 am

Illegal mining of minerals is rampant in Gujarat. However,the recent exposure of the theft of bauxite worth Rs 4 crore from Porbandar port has stunned the authorities.

January 28, 2009 1:07:35 am

In an otherwise lack-lustre budget for 2009-10,the Board of Management of VS Hospital has come up with proposals relating to the setting up of an information centre,a kitchen complex,and an in-vitro fertilisation centre.

January 28, 2009 1:06:39 am

The city may soon get swanky cross canopies and skywalks which may prove to be a blessing for pedestrians and the walkers wanting to cross the roads having high vehicular traffic.

January 28, 2009 1:04:30 am

The Netherlands-based Wageningen UR has proposed to set up a mega agro industrial park on a sprawling 2,500 acres of land in Patan in North Gujarat in collaboration with Yes Bank.

January 28, 2009 12:57:54 am

The Reserve Bank of India has restrained the Ahmedabad People’s Co-operative Bank Ltd from executing certain activities,including declaring dividend,following high levels of non-performing assets.

January 28, 2009 12:56:35 am

Acting on a tip-off,officials of the Ahmedabad City Detection of Crime Branch have busted a racket in counterfeit currency notes and arrested two persons from near Kotarpur area with fake currency notes worth more than Rs 3 lakh on Tuesday.

January 28, 2009 12:54:49 am

The city witnessed another armed robbery on Tuesday barely days after bandits had opened fire at a public place in Paldi. Naresh Agrawal...

January 28, 2009 12:51:59 am

The maximum takers for free Indian language courses run by Gujarat Vidyapeeth is Urdu,followed by Sanskrit and South Indian languages.

January 28, 2009 12:50:57 am

Reserve Bank of India Governor D Subbarao,on Tuesday,expressed hope that banks will be convinced of lending money to industries that had pledged to invest in Gujarat during the Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors’ Summit 2009.

January 28, 2009 12:49:38 am

The Gujarat High Court on Tuesday directed the foster as well as the biological parents of Muzaffar alias Vivek Patni to cooperate with each other in the interest of the boy.

January 28, 2009 12:48:29 am

Chief Minister Narendra Modi kept to the mood of the Republic Day celebrations in Godhra on Monday.

January 28, 2009 12:46:08 am

Even as the families of the five accused sentenced to life imprisonment in the sensational Bijal Joshi gangrape case offered to pay Rs 25 lakh to reduce the sentence in an open court on Tuesday...

January 28, 2009 12:40:16 am

Life isn’t easy if you’re trying to make it as an independent musician in India. However,there is some hope with artists coming together to form Baaja Gaaja,India’s first music expo.

January 28, 2009 12:39:15 am

In 2005,Naseeruddin Shah portrayed a true-to-life character in Parzania,whose family is torn apart by the Gujarat riots.

January 28, 2009 12:38:15 am

How does Soha Ali Khan spend her free time,especially since she has so few films? “I sink into a couch with a mug of coffee and a mystery novel...

January 28, 2009 12:37:11 am

For Delhi-based artist Anjum Singh,the deconstruction is as fascinating as the creation itself.

January 28, 2009 12:35:16 am

What Do Raas Leela performers have in common with a Sufi group from Syria? “The same that native Americans have in common with Africans.

January 28, 2009 12:30:45 am

Adopting a novel way of raising funds for its relief activities,the Delhi Red Cross Society is organising a play to raise funds for the refurbishment of its hospital in East Delhi’s Seemapuri area.