Gujarat

Tunneling work of Ahmedabad metro project halted after sinkhole appears

176 people living in nearby areas moved to safety as precautionary measure, says official.<p>By: | Ahmedabad |<p>The underground tunnel construction of the …

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Too Little, Too Late for Kerala? A Look at Centre's Response to Floods in Gujarat, Assam, Bihar

The state’s residents, politicians and bureaucrats have come together to provide relief and help with rebuilding, but what is striking is the delayed …

India

Hardik to hold day-long protest atop vehicles

Ahmedabad, Aug 18 (IANS) Patidar agitation spearhead Hardik Patel has said he and his supporters would on Sunday climb on vehicles and stage a days …

India

Groundnut scam: Gujarat govt announces probe panel

Updated: August 18, 2018 22:16 IST<p>AHMEDABAD, August 18, 2018 22:15 IST<p>Updated: August 18, 2018 22:16 IST<p>more-in<p>In a bid to deflect attention from the …

India

Gujarat Govt Orders Probe Into Rs 4,000 Crore Groundnut Scam, Oppn Congress Unhappy

The state government has come under a lot of fire over the multi-crore groundnut scam with the Congress alleging that attempts are being made to …

India

Gujarat announces Rs 10-crore aid for Kerala

Gandhinagar, Aug 18 (IANS) The Gujarat government on Saturday announced financial assistance of Rs 10 crore to the flood-ravaged Kerala.<p>Announcing …

India

‘Ventilator’ trailer: Jackie Shroff steps into role played by Ashutosh Gowariker in Marathi original

Rajesh Mapuskar’s award-winning movie gets a Gujarati outing.<p>The trailer of the Gujarati remake of Rajesh Mapuskar’s National award-winning drama</i> …

Entertainment (India)

Rs 3.36 Crore Of Demonetised Notes Seized, 3 Arrested In Gujarat

24,000 notes of Rs 500 denomination, amounting to Rs 1.20 crore, and 21,600 notes of Rs 1000 denomination with a face value of Rs 2.16 crore were …

India

Gujarat Dams Receive 556 MCM Water in Two Days of Rain

Several districts in north and central Gujarat, including Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar and Kheda, have received heavy rainfall.<p><b>Ahmedabad:</b> Two days of …

India News

Gujarat announces Rs 10 crore assistance for flood-hit Kerala

The Gujarat government on Saturday announced financial aid of Rs 10 crore for Kerala which has been ravaged by the worst floods in almost a …

India

Kerala floods: Gujarat CMO directs fire dept to keep teams on standby for rescue ops

Surat Fire officer Ishwar Patel said, “We have four rubber boats with engines fitted and ropes, safety belts and other important equipment. We are …

India News

Ventilator trailer: Ensemble cast, led by Jackie Shroff, seems promising in remake of Marathi film

Aug,18 2018 12:50:55 IST<p><i>Ventilator</i>, a remake of the National Award winning Marathi film, may have an equally impactful role with its Gujarati …

Weird

Kerala Floods: IndiGo Announces Additional Flights On These Routes

Kerala floods: IndiGo's additional flights will be from operating August 19, 2018.<p>Budget passenger carrier IndiGo has announced operation of …

Business (India)

9 months after 'neech' remark against PM Modi, Congress revokes Mani Shankar Aiyar's suspension

Nine months after creating a political storm with his 'neech' remark against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Mani Shankar Aiyar got a major relief on …

India

Gujarat PSC Recruitment 2018: 207 Posts, Apply Before 31st August 2018

Interested and eligible candidates must apply for GPSC Recruitment on or before 31st August 2018 by following the below mentioned instructions How to …

India News

Dilli Chhod do: When Vajpayee asked Narendra Modi to leave Delhi

Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee was the catalyst that made Narendra Modi the Prime Minister of India. Following 1995 assembly election in …

India

Gujarat, Amul roll out scheme to boost employment in dairy sector

The Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation Ltd (GCMMF), with support from the state government, is trying to generate employment for rural …

India

Ahmedabad: Traffic cop dragged 100 metres after being hit by city bus, safe

A case of rash driving was lodged with the Navranpura police on Friday after an on-duty traffic officer was hit by an Ahmedabad Municipal Transport …

India News

Personalities like Vajpayee never die

<b>Ahmedabad, Aug 17:</b> Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee was a jovial person and a simple human being, recalled his relatives from Ahmedabad in …

India

Gujarat: 223 talukas receive rainfall, more in store

Thirty-three districts across Gujarat witnessed rainfall on Friday. Heavy rains might continue to lash the state for the next few days, the …

Weather

Ahmedabad: Two involved in 64 chain snatchings arrested

The Crime Branch sleuths on Friday arrested two people for allegedly being involved in 64 cases of chain-snatching, registered in the different …

Crime

Friday's rain pours hope for Gujarat farmers

The rains on Friday poured a major relief for farmers, especially those sowing kharif across Gujarat. The rains that lashed the state after 21 days …

India News

Ahmedabad police arrest two, seize ganja, charas

Continuing the crackdown on illegal drug trade, the city police arrested one person with 5.8 ganja on Thursday, while police in State Capital …

Crime

Day in Photos - August 17: Ahmedabad Rains; Indonesia independence day; 2018 Asian Games

India | PTI | August 17, 2018, 5:34 pm<p>1/ 10<p>Ahmedabad: Pedestrians try to cross a flooded road during heavy rainfall at Hatkeshwar in Ahmedabad on …

India

Repairs disrupt railway traffic on Jaipur-Ahmedabad route

About a dozen trains running through the state will be affected on Friday and Saturday due to the engineering work which is being done at Sabarmati …

Trains

Ahmedabad: GST relief likely for textile players

Players in the textile sector are likely to soon get relief. Well placed sources said that soon a new order, a draft copy of which is doing rounds in …

Business (India)

Ahmedabad: 'Chalo Charkha Ramiye' initiative to go national

To promote hand-spinning among citizens, Chalo Charkha Ramiye, a Charkha movement that began in Ahmedabad in 2013 to now go national. To celebrate …

India News

Gujarat: Water in reservoirs up, but still only at 35%

Fresh hopes brimmed on the faces of the farmers in Gujarat region on Friday. Also, on the contrary, the storage of water in dams across Gujarat also …

India News

Gujarat: Joint Venture for Dholera airport likely to take-off in a month

Complications to avail land near city airport for construction of parallel runway has compelled Airports Authority of India (AAI) to form a joint …

India News

Gujarat: Weak rupee to pinch, fuel, gold prices to rise

Local businessmen dealing with fuel, logistics sector as well as gold and jewelry sectors say that their businesses have been hit with weakening of …

Business (India)