Bharuch murders: NIA given more time to file charge sheet

A special court today granted additional 90 days to National Investigation Agency (NIA) to file a charge sheet against seven persons accused of murdering two Gujarat BJP leaders in Bharuch in November last year.

Godhra carnage convict on the run arrested

A convict in the 2002 Godhra riots, who was on the run since November last year, has been arrested by Bharuch police.

Bharuch violence: 200 BJP members resign, blame illegal shrimp farming

Alleging inaction on the part of Gujarat government in reining in "anti-social" elements thriving on illegal shrimp farming in Bharuch district which was hit by communal clashes, around 200 members of BJP from Hansot and Ankleshwar talukas have resigned from the party.

Union Minister Vasava blames police over communal clashes in Gujarat

Union Minister of state for tribal affairs and Bharuch MP Mansukhbhai Vasava on Friday said the police were "careless" and failed to prevent the recent communal clashes in Hansot town in Gujarat in which two people died.

Gujarat communal clash: Police register five FIRs

A day after two persons were killed and at least ten others were injured in clashes between two communities in and around Hansot town of Bharuch district, police on Thursday registered five separate FIRs for murder and rioting but no arrests have been made .

Three killed in communal clashes in Gujarat's Bharuch district

Three persons were killed and at least 10 others were injured in the clashes between two communities in and around Hansot town of Bharuch district on Thursday, police said.

Ten injured in group clashes in Bharuch

 At least ten people were injured and several shops were set on fire in clashes between two groups in Hansot village of Bharuch district today, the police said.

Minor dies of suffocation in locked car, another hospitalised in Gujarat

A six-year-old boy apparently died due to suffocation after he and his cousin accidentally got locked up in a car with tinted glasses in Bharuch city, about 90 kms from here.

Eight men gangraped married woman in Gujarat

A 26-year-old married woman was allegedly gangraped by eight men at Bharuch district three times over a period of two months, police said.

Two get life imprisonment for raping minor girl

Two persons were sentenced to life imprisonment by a local court for raping a minor girl at Bharuch in 2012.

Families evacuated from low-lying areas due to heavy rains

Families had to be evacuated from low-lying areas of Surat, after one person died in a wall collapse in Jhagadia in Bharuch, due to heavy rains.

Relief operations on in Bharuch as water recedes: Collector

Cleaning and relief operations were underway at various villages of Bharuch district and parts of the old city after flood waters began receding quickly, a senior district official said here on Tuesday.

Over 5,000 people evacuated in Gujarat due to rains

With water in Narmada dam flowing at 130.64 metre level following heavy rains in neighbouring Madhya Pradesh, the administrations in south Gujarat districts of Bharuch, Narmada have shifted more than 5,000 people to safer places.

Heavy rains in Gujarat; 4,000 evacuated in Bharuch

Heavy rains continued to lash many parts of Gujarat for the second day on Saturday, following which around 4,000 people from Bharuch district`s 19 villages.

Ankleshwar-Rajpipla railway route to become operational soon

The gauge conversion work on the Ankleshwar-Rajpipla railway route in Gujarat is nearing completion and it will become operational this year.

150 girls suffer food poisoning in Bharuch

Over 150 girls of a
residential school today fell ill following suspected food
poisoning at Manubar village on the outskirts of the city,
police said.

JDU MLA encroached on 800 acre land in Bharuch

Jhagadia MLA and president
of JD(U) in Gujarat, Chhotubhai Vasava, has been charged with
illegally encroaching on 800 acre land located at Vasna
village in Bharuch district.

Narendra Modi distributes Rs 13-cr to poor in Bharuch

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra
Modi distributed Rs 13.88 crore among beneficiaries of various
schemes in Bharuch district during "Garib Kalyan Mela", a poor
welfare scheme to mark Modi`s 3000 days in power.