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Rising stock

February 10, 2009 3:55:05 am

The girl-next-door appeal and a goody image after the smash hit film Jaane Tu…Ya Jaane Na has probably landed Genelia D’Souza a lucrative contract with a cola brand.

Crooning Up the Charts

February 10, 2009 3:53:55 am

His occasional tryst with Bollywood has always spelt success,but Mohit Chouhan’s latest track,the chartbuster Masakali in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s Delhi 6,has sealed his reputation.

Words worth

February 10, 2009 3:52:34 am

Seems like the one-upmanship between the two Khans,Aamir and Shah Rukh,has finally been put to end.

Bodhi bandh

February 10, 2009 3:51:32 am

The invite for the last show at Bodhi Berlin is a photo-exhibition of Pablo Bartholomew’s photographs taken during the filming of Richard Attenborough’s Gandhi-a fitting closure to the Bodhi branch that has shown the works of Riyas Komu and Shilpa Gupta.

Catching up

February 10, 2009 3:49:54 am

He's back on screen after long and sounds cheerful but Manoj Bajpai is clearly guarded in all that he says.

Couple suicide: parental opposition forced them to take the step,say cops

February 10, 2009 3:47:43 am

A day after a couple from Jaipur committed suicide at a Vadodara hotel on Saturday,the police said parental opposition to their relationship had forced the couple to take the extreme step.

‘Lucky’ flick re-run in Vadodara,thief held with goods worth over Rs 31,000

February 10, 2009 3:46:45 am

It can be named as Vadodara’s version of the movie Oye Lucky Lucky Oye featuring actor Abhay Deol as ‘Lucky’...

3-day symposium on human development,family studies starts at MS University

February 10, 2009 3:44:36 am

AIMING to bring academicians to discuss issues related to individual development in Indian society,M S University Human Development and Family Studies conducted a three-day national symposium-Taking Stock and Moving Forward.

After diamond and textile industry,paint companies feel meltdown heat

February 10, 2009 3:43:19 am

Huge reduction in prices of raw material,high inventory costs and a slump in demand,meltdown has affected the paint industry greatly.

This Valentines’ Day,it will rain pink lingerie on Shri Ram Sene chief

February 10, 2009 3:41:48 am

To take on moral policing of Shri Ram Sene in a non-violent way,a group of women who call themselves “the consortium of pub going loose and forward women”...

ONGC agrees to settle gas bills with VMC

February 10, 2009 3:39:51 am

The Vadodara Municipal Corporation’s Gas Department has finally been able to settle the pending bills with the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited,which were pending for the last many years.

Notice served on former superintendent of Civil Hospital

February 10, 2009 3:38:09 am

The Health Department has served notices to the former Medical Superintendent of Ahmedabad Civil Hospital,reportedly for goof-ups in three projects (e-filing,website and two-way conference).

Hospitals await govt reply to complaint about poor quality suture material

February 10, 2009 3:37:15 am

After doctors complained of ‘sub-standard suture material’ being supplied to hospitals (Ahmedabad Civil Hospital,SSG Hospital in Vadodara and the Cancer Hospital in Ahmedabad),the administration of the respective hospitals are awaiting the Health Department’s intervention in the issue.

Youth alleges daylight robbery; cops smell foul play

February 10, 2009 3:36:01 am

A city-based youth,Jigar Patel (24),filed a complaint on Monday morning accusing an unidentified motorcyclist of robbing him of Rs 7.5 lakh.

Recruiters see a beam of light at the end of meltdown tunnel

February 10, 2009 3:34:58 am

Notwithstanding the impact of the global economic slump on Indian industry,registrations at the District Employment Exchange hardly reflect the unstable market conditions.

Job portals record high traffic post meltdown; call it an era of ‘change’

February 10, 2009 3:32:13 am

With recruitments freezing and retrenchment pacing up in every sector,job portals are having a tough time dealing with a sleepy job market.

Post meltdown,malls face shutdown threat

February 10, 2009 3:29:59 am

Malls in Gujarat are now facing the meltdown heat. The city had a sound mall culture; but with the economic slump further intensifying,city malls face a shutdown threat.

Standing Committee gives go ahead to BRTS 7-year maintenance contract

February 10, 2009 3:28:44 am

In what the Opposition smells a rat,the Municipal Corporation Standing Committee has approved granting a seven-year duration operations and maintenance contract of BRTS buses and bus stations.

Thief gives cops the slip while being taken out of lock-up

February 10, 2009 3:26:56 am

A miscreant allegedly involved in numerous thefts,gave the police the slip after being taken out of the lock-up,on Monday morning.

Retrenched co-op bank employees challenge decision; file caveat in Industrial Court

February 10, 2009 3:25:42 am

Around 80 employees of five different branches of the Surat Mahila Nagrik Shahakari Bank were kept away from their work after a decision to this effect was taken by the district administrator.

Socio-economic problems still plague tribal Gujarat

February 10, 2009 3:21:56 am

The Narendra Modi government has acknowledged the persistence of poverty among the tribal population in the state and has admitted that various socio-economic problems still haunt tribal Gujarat to a large extent.

State gas grid set to get major boost

February 10, 2009 3:09:39 am

The ‘gas grid’ in Gujarat is all set for a major boost. The Gujarat State Petronet Limited...

AICC prepares political profile of all 26 Lok Sabha constituencies in Gujarat

February 10, 2009 3:08:22 am

The All India Congress Committee has deployed 26 teams of observers to prepare political profile of each of the 26 Lok Sabha constituencies in the state,ahead of the elections.

Rahul Gandhi to visit Gujarat this week

February 10, 2009 3:07:03 am

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will visit Gujarat this week,state youth party leaders said on Monday.

Virsinh Babhor and wife Madhi are officially the ‘hottest’ in Guj

February 10, 2009 3:05:18 am

Virsinh Babhor and wife,Madhi,are people “in demand” in Gujarat.