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Gujarat: 3 rescued, 5 feared trapped after building collapses in Ahmedabad's Odhav area

Gujarat: 3 rescued, 5 feared trapped after building collapses in Ahmedabad's Odhav area

At least five people are still feared trapped under the debris.

Aug 27, 2018, 07:07 AM IST
Gujarat: 10 people feared trapped after building collapses in Ahmedabad's Odhav area, rescue operations underway

Gujarat: 10 people feared trapped after building collapses in Ahmedabad's Odhav area, rescue operations underway

The building houses a total of 32 flats, according to Additional Chief Fire Officer Rajesh Bhatt.

Aug 26, 2018, 22:55 PM IST
Mamata Banerjee sends rakhee To Hardik Patel, conveys support for his fast

Mamata Banerjee sends rakhee To Hardik Patel, conveys support for his fast

Leaders from other opposition parties too visited Hardik Patel to show solidarity.

Aug 26, 2018, 21:18 PM IST
I dream of every family owning a house by 2022: PM Modi in Gujarat

I dream of every family owning a house by 2022: PM Modi in Gujarat

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said he dreams of every family owning a house by 2022 when the nation will celebrate 75 years of independence, and asserted that no bribes have to be paid to avail

Aug 23, 2018, 14:55 PM IST
PM Modi to attend four functions including Somnath temple trust meet during Gujarat visit

PM Modi to attend four functions including Somnath temple trust meet during Gujarat visit

The meeting of the Shree Somnath Trust -- the PM is one of its seven trustees -- will be held at the Raj Bhavan in Gandhinagar.

Aug 22, 2018, 16:45 PM IST
Arrest of Hardik Patel's aide triggers violent protests in Surat; bus stand vandalised

Arrest of Hardik Patel's aide triggers violent protests in Surat; bus stand vandalised

Tension gripped Surat in Gujarat with mobs setting ablaze a BRTS bus and vandalising a bus stand on Sunday night.

Aug 20, 2018, 06:23 AM IST
Hardik Patel, over 100 PAAS members arrested by police ahead of fast

Hardik Patel, over 100 PAAS members arrested by police ahead of fast

A total of 140 people have reportedly been arrested ahead of Hardik Patel’s hunger strike in Ahmedabad.

Aug 19, 2018, 11:52 AM IST
7 minor members of family killed as car falls into ditch in Gujarat

7 minor members of family killed as car falls into ditch in Gujarat

All the deceased belonged to the same family in Bodeli town. They were returning after meeting a relative in Halol.

Aug 12, 2018, 15:12 PM IST
Ishrat Jahan encounter case: CBI court rejects discharge pleas of DG Vanzara, NK Amin

Ishrat Jahan encounter case: CBI court rejects discharge pleas of DG Vanzara, NK Amin

Special CBI court judge JK Pandya rejected the applications of Vanzara and Amin.

Aug 07, 2018, 13:47 PM IST
Caught on cam: Car rams into pickup truck, smashes apart

Caught on cam: Car rams into pickup truck, smashes apart

A car rammed into a vehicle in Gujarat in broad daylight on Thursday. The incident took place on National Highway 8 in Bharuch. One person was injured in the incident.

Aug 03, 2018, 11:57 AM IST
Gujarat: Man lynched on suspicion of robbery

Gujarat: Man lynched on suspicion of robbery

The villagers allegedly thrashed the two men and injured them seriously by the time the police reached the spot.

Jul 29, 2018, 17:53 PM IST
Gujarat government declares Navaratri vacations for all schools and colleges

Gujarat government declares Navaratri vacations for all schools and colleges

Navaratri is a nine-day festival, celebrated twice a year. Each day of the Navratri is dedicated to a separate avatar of goddess Durga.

Jul 29, 2018, 13:21 PM IST
Hardik Patel jailed for 2 years for violence during 2015 Patidar agitation

Hardik Patel jailed for 2 years for violence during 2015 Patidar agitation

The order was pronounced by the Visnagar Court in Gujarat.

Jul 25, 2018, 12:13 PM IST
Jignesh Mevani says  BJP defeat difficult in 2019, questions united Opposition's strategy

Jignesh Mevani says BJP defeat difficult in 2019, questions united Opposition's strategy

There have been growing calls of forming a joint Opposition ahead of 2019 general elections to defeat the BJP.

Jul 23, 2018, 11:58 AM IST
Gujarat: 8 of family killed after car hits truck, catches fire

Gujarat: 8 of family killed after car hits truck, catches fire

Six persons were killed on the spot while two others succumbed to burn injuries at Rajkot civil hospital, according to police.

Jul 18, 2018, 00:39 AM IST
Woman who accused ex-BJP MLA Jayanti Bhanushali of rape untraceable: Surat cop

Woman who accused ex-BJP MLA Jayanti Bhanushali of rape untraceable: Surat cop

Surat police on Sunday said the woman who had lodged a rape case against former BJP MLA Jayanti Bhanushali, which led to his ouster from the party, was untraceable.

Jul 15, 2018, 23:44 PM IST
Former Gujarat CM Shankarsinh Vaghela's son joins BJP

Former Gujarat CM Shankarsinh Vaghela's son joins BJP

Former Gujarat Chief Minister Shankarsinh Vaghela's son Mahendrasinh, a two-time Congress legislator, joined the ruling BJP on Saturday.

Jul 14, 2018, 20:21 PM IST
Amit Shah addresses Youth Parliament, says youths are pivotal to nation building

Amit Shah addresses Youth Parliament, says youths are pivotal to nation building

The two-day Youth Parliament is being organised by the Karnavati University in Gandhinagar.  

Jul 14, 2018, 13:56 PM IST
Setback for Congress in Gujarat as Shankersinh Vaghela's son joins BJP

Setback for Congress in Gujarat as Shankersinh Vaghela's son joins BJP

Mahendrasinh Vaghela had won from Bayad Assembly constituency in North Gujarat in 2012 and refrained for contesting again in the December 2017 elections.  

Jul 14, 2018, 11:31 AM IST
Gujarat Congress MLA Paresh Dhanani catches poisonous snake outside residence, video goes viral

Gujarat Congress MLA Paresh Dhanani catches poisonous snake outside residence, video goes viral

Paresh Dhanani, the Congress MLA from Amreli, also uploaded the video on Facebook and his Twitter handle on Wednesday.

Jul 12, 2018, 13:18 PM IST