Gujarat News

Non-Gujaratis targeted after toddler's rape; 170 arrested

Non-Gujaratis targeted after toddler's rape; 170 arrested

At Indrad, around 250 suspected members of the Thakor Sena targeted non-Gujaratis and also pelted stones on police vehicles, they said.

Oct 06, 2018, 00:44 AM IST
Gujarat infant rape triggers violent protests across state, over 100 arrested; Alpesh Thakor to sit on fast

Gujarat infant rape triggers violent protests across state, over 100 arrested; Alpesh Thakor to sit on fast

On September 28, a 14-month-old girl was allegedly raped by a labourer in Dhundhor. 

Oct 05, 2018, 09:03 AM IST
Gujarat: Swine flu cases reported in Surat reaches 51

Gujarat: Swine flu cases reported in Surat reaches 51

With this, the total number of patients affected by the H1N1 virus in the city during this monsoon season has reached 51 and at least 28 people are currently being treated in different hospitals.

Oct 04, 2018, 15:03 PM IST
21 Asiatic lions dead in Gujarat's Gir forest, deadly virus attack suspected

21 Asiatic lions dead in Gujarat's Gir forest, deadly virus attack suspected

A deadly virus attack is suspected as a reason behind the death of lions.

Oct 02, 2018, 10:16 AM IST
Abuse me if you want, don't belittle people like Sardar Patel: PM Modi attacks Congress

Abuse me if you want, don't belittle people like Sardar Patel: PM Modi attacks Congress

The Statue of Unity, which is 182 metres from the ground and 240 m from the river base of Narmada, has been completed. 

Sep 30, 2018, 20:25 PM IST
Gujarat emerging as India's LNG hub, says PM Modi

Gujarat emerging as India's LNG hub, says PM Modi

The Prime Minister was addressing an event organised to inaugurate the Mundra LNG terminal, the Anjar-Mundra pipeline project and the Palanpur-Pali-Barmer pipeline project.

Sep 30, 2018, 19:18 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate key projects in home state Gujarat on Sunday

PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate key projects in home state Gujarat on Sunday

PM will inaugurate several keys projects including a modern chocolate plant of dairy major Amul in the Anand district.

Sep 29, 2018, 21:27 PM IST
Gujarat wins three major national tourism awards

Gujarat wins three major national tourism awards

The awards were presented by Union Tourism Minister KJ Alphons, at a grand function in New Delhi. 

Sep 27, 2018, 20:30 PM IST
11 lions dead in past 11 days in Gir forest, state government orders inquiry

11 lions dead in past 11 days in Gir forest, state government orders inquiry

While Gir Forest officers have claimed that the lions died due to lung infection, the principal chief conservator of forest said that they died due to infighting.

Sep 21, 2018, 11:48 AM IST
Gujarat Assembly increases MLAs' salary by at least Rs 45,000

Gujarat Assembly increases MLAs' salary by at least Rs 45,000

The monthly salary of the MLAs will be hiked to Rs 1.16 lakh as against the existing Rs 70,727.

Sep 19, 2018, 17:03 PM IST
1,000 farmers oppose Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project in Gujarat High Court

1,000 farmers oppose Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project in Gujarat High Court

Notably, the Supreme Court had directed the high court on August 10 to expeditiously hear matters of the bullet train-affected farmers.

Sep 18, 2018, 19:42 PM IST
Gujarat: Fire breaks out in tyre godown at Shreeji Tower in Ahmedabad

Gujarat: Fire breaks out in tyre godown at Shreeji Tower in Ahmedabad

The fire broke out on the ground floor of a residential cum commercial building.

Sep 17, 2018, 16:45 PM IST
Who offered water to Hardik Patel? Candidates asked in competitive exam question paper

Who offered water to Hardik Patel? Candidates asked in competitive exam question paper

Asked how and why Hardik Patel featured in the competitive examination paper, Gandhinagar Mayor Pravinbhai Patel said he had no idea. 

Sep 17, 2018, 09:48 AM IST
Three of family end life in Gujarat; suicide note mentions 'black magic'

Three of family end life in Gujarat; suicide note mentions 'black magic'

A suicide note recovered by the police mentions black magic.

Sep 12, 2018, 20:24 PM IST
Hardik Patel ends indefinite fast after 19 days, says fight for farmers, Patidars will continue

Hardik Patel ends indefinite fast after 19 days, says fight for farmers, Patidars will continue

The 25-year-old leader had been on an indefinite fast since August 25.

Sep 12, 2018, 17:46 PM IST
Hardik Patel's health deteriorates, taken to hospital on day 13 of indefinite fast on Friday

Hardik Patel's health deteriorates, taken to hospital on day 13 of indefinite fast on Friday

Hardik has been on an indefinite hunger strike since August 25 demanding reservation for Patidar community and loan waiver for farmers.

Sep 07, 2018, 15:50 PM IST
Congress warns of fast on Friday in support of Hardik Patel in Gujarat

Congress warns of fast on Friday in support of Hardik Patel in Gujarat

Hardik Patel has been on fast since August 25 demanding loan waiver for farmers in Gujarat. 

Sep 06, 2018, 22:55 PM IST
Hardik Patel on 11th day of fast demanding Patidar reservation, loses 20 kg weight

Hardik Patel on 11th day of fast demanding Patidar reservation, loses 20 kg weight

On the government's direction, a fully-equipped ambulance--'ICU on Wheels'-- has been deployed at the venue of the fast.

Sep 04, 2018, 13:50 PM IST
School principal arrested for 'molesting' girl students in Gujarat

School principal arrested for 'molesting' girl students in Gujarat

Four girls, in the age group of 14 to 17 years, alleged that the principal molested them on several occasions in the recent past.

Sep 03, 2018, 17:12 PM IST
Hunger strike for Patidar quota: NCP extends support to Hardik Patel

Hunger strike for Patidar quota: NCP extends support to Hardik Patel

Senior NCP leader Praful Patel met Hardik Patel, who has been on fast since August 25 for Patidar quota demand, today at his residence near here and extended his party's support for the cause.

Aug 28, 2018, 19:59 PM IST