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Limited Metro service on R-Day,Beating Retreat

January 24, 2009 12:34:05 am

Metro services will be affected this Republic Day and on January 29,when the Beating Retreat ceremony takes place.

Municipal schools in Vadodara plagued by dearth of PT teachers

January 24, 2009 12:33:35 am

A dearth of physical training (PT) teachers in the municipal school board in most schools across the district has forced teachers to juggle roles.

I-T officer,bank manager denied bail in corruption case

January 24, 2009 12:31:41 am

Upholding verdict of lower courts,the Gujarat High Court on Friday rejected bail pleas moved by a Gandhidham-based Income Tax officer and the manager of the Limbdi (Surendranagar) branch of Punjab National Bank...

Building peace more difficult than war: Pak team

January 24, 2009 12:31:19 am

It was not all promises of peace-building or even pledging solidarity in the fight against terrorism.

Mohali on the road to recovery,number of casualties in ’08 fall

January 24, 2009 12:31:13 am

If the number of casualties reported from road accidents in Mohali for 2008 is any indication,the city roads have become less dangerous.

Civic body carves path to revive Chandni Chowk of yore

January 24, 2009 12:30:12 am

After successfully removing rickshaws and ensuing clutter from the Chandni Chowk Road,next on the cards for the MCD is to bring back the lost glory of the main Chandni Chowk area,the Chandni Chowk Road and other connecting stretches.

Involve people in forest conservation process,says study

January 24, 2009 12:29:57 am

After being associated with the state forest department for 20 years,Jagdish Prasad,Conservator of Forest,Vadodara Circle...

VSE all set to get a nod to have commodity exchange

January 24, 2009 12:28:47 am

The Vadodara Stock Exchange (VSE) is all set to get a nod from the Security Exchange Board of India (SEBI) for trading in commodities through multi-commodity exchange (MCX) and currency future and options.

Malls ready to open but recession makes shop-owners wary

January 24, 2009 12:28:01 am

As mall culture sweeps across the region with two giant specimens-Shalimar and The Bella Vista-to be thrown open to the general public soon...

After 60 hearings in Patan rape case,public prosecutor yet to get payment

January 24, 2009 12:27:25 am

As many as 60 hearings in different courts have been held in the Patan gangrape case and all the witnesses,barring a few from the Crime Branch...

VIP movement,R-Day rehearsals bring city to a crawl

January 24, 2009 12:27:11 am

The Prime Minister’s visit to AIIMS,coupled with President Pratibha Patil’s visit to Siri Fort and the Republic Day rehearsals,threw Delhi’s traffic out of gear on Friday.

E-court likely to enable govt save crores spent on ferrying prisoners

January 24, 2009 12:25:59 am

The ambitious e-court project of the Gujarat High Court,which proposes to link the courtrooms to jails in the state via video conferencing...

Annual civic budget repeats promises made last year

January 24, 2009 12:24:02 am

Vadodara municipal commissioner M K Das presented the annual civic budget by putting the Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM) funds in the civic body's balance sheets.

Haryana plans to reduce power losses

January 24, 2009 12:23:40 am

The Uttar Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam and Dakshin Haryana Bijli Vitran Nigam today announced plans to implement the restructured Accelerated Power Development and Reforms Programme...

HC issues notices to self-financed medical colleges over violation in fee structure

January 24, 2009 12:19:36 am

The Gujarat High Court has issued notices to five self-financed medical colleges in the state following a petition filed by the Parents’ Association- Medical,Dental and Paramedical Studies,Gujarat,on Friday.

GCA to felicitate U-19 cricketers for double achievement

January 24, 2009 12:18:41 am

The Gujarat Cricket Association (GCA) has had a moment of glory with its Under-19 team bagging both the Vinoo Mankad one-day tournament and Cooch Behar trophy this year.

State-level science workshop on Sunday

January 24, 2009 12:17:59 am

The Indian Association of Physics Teachers,Gujarat Chapter,in association with the Gujarat Science City (GSC),will organise a state-level workshop on communicating science on Sunday at GSC,Ahmedabad.

Rs 10,000 crore for Haryana Annual Plan

January 24, 2009 12:17:54 am

Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda announced today that the Planning Commission has approved Rs 10,000 crore for the state’s 2009-10 Annual Plan-a 50.4 per cent increase over the Rs 6,650 crore allotted for 2008-09.

Brick kiln workers’ protest continues even as Mehsana counterparts get hike

January 24, 2009 12:17:01 am

After the brick kiln workers in Sanand tasted some success over the issue of wage hike,workers in Adalaj (place with the largest number of kilns in the state) and Mehsana had joined the movement,which the Int Bhatta Mazdoor Union later launched as a statewide agitation.

Netaji remembered in Bardoli taluka on his birth anniversary

January 24, 2009 12:15:55 am

Chief Minister Narendra Modi garlanded the newly built statue of Subhash Chandra Bose on the latter’s 112th birth anniversary at Haripura village in Bardoli taluka of Friday.