Gujarat Assembly Election Results: Palitana, Bhavnagar

Gujarat Assembly Election Results: Palitana, Bhavnagar

In 2012 assembly polls, Congress candidate Pravinbhai Jinabhai Rathod won the seat with 69396 votes. However, in 2007 assembly election, the seat went to BJP candidate Sarvaiya Mahendrasinh Parakramsinh. 

Dec 12, 2017, 11:32 AM IST
Gujarat elections 2017, Know your constituency: Gariadhar

Gujarat elections 2017, Know your constituency: Gariadhar

The constituency has 240 polling stations. 

Nov 16, 2017, 11:17 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi to visit Gujarat on October 22 to launch several projects

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit poll-bound Gujarat on October 22 for the third time this month, where he will inaugurate and lay foundation stones for a number of projects in Bhavnagar and Vadodara districts.

Oct 20, 2017, 20:24 PM IST
Gujarat ATS keeping close watch on ISIS sympathizers

Gujarat ATS keeping close watch on ISIS sympathizers

The Gujarat ATS is keeping a close watch on the youths in the state who are following the terror outfit ISIS on various social media platforms, officials said on Wednesday. 

Mar 01, 2017, 22:13 PM IST
How Gujarat ATS nabbed suspected ISIS terrorists 'Waseem-Naeem brothers'

How Gujarat ATS nabbed suspected ISIS terrorists 'Waseem-Naeem brothers'

In a major breakthrough, two suspected ISIS terrorists were arrested by Gujarat Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) from Rajkot and Bhavnagar on Sunday.

Feb 27, 2017, 11:02 AM IST

22 people arrested for attack on Dalits in Gujarat's Una

Police have arrested 22 people in connection with the attack on Dalits returning to Bhavnagar after attending a protest rally in Una town in which cops were also targeted.

Aug 16, 2016, 20:52 PM IST
Gujarat flash floods killed 10 lions, about 90 spotted deer

Gujarat flash floods killed 10 lions, about 90 spotted deer

The recent flash floods, which wreaked havoc in some parts of Gujarat, led to the death of ten lions, more than 1,600 blue bulls, and nearly 90 spotted deer among other wild animals.

Jul 12, 2015, 10:17 AM IST

Gujarat: 61 people died in police custody in 5 years

 As many as 61 persons died during police custody in the last five years, the Gujarat government today informed the state Legislative Assembly.

Mar 25, 2015, 23:25 PM IST

Swine flu death toll reaches 332 in Gujarat

With eight more persons succumbing to swine flu today, the death toll due to H1N1 virus in Gujarat this year has reached 332.

Mar 07, 2015, 20:45 PM IST

Atmaram Parmar elected as deputy Speaker of Gujarat Assembly

Atmaram Parmar, former minister and sitting BJP MLA from Gadhda in Bhavnagar district, was on Wednesday elected as the deputy Speaker of the state Assembly.

Feb 25, 2015, 20:25 PM IST

Man who was thrown out of Bhavnagar's govt hospital dies during treatment

A destitute patient, who had been thrown out of a Bhavnagar-based government-run hospital near an open drain by a staffer two days back, died on Friday during treatment at the same hospital, authorities said.

Nov 14, 2014, 22:46 PM IST

Indore engg student held for raping, blackmailing techie

An engineering student has been arrested for allegedly raping and blackmailing a 23-year-old woman software engineer by making an obscene video clip of her, police said today.

Jul 28, 2014, 14:45 PM IST

BJP-Congress eye Koli votes to combat AAP in Bhavnagar LS seat

The Bhavnagar Lok Sabha constituency in South-East Gujarat is witnessing a three-cornered contest amongst the Congress, BJP and AAP even as both the main parties are battling hard to reach out to the decisive Koli community votes in a bid to combat increasing AAP factor.

Apr 28, 2014, 09:55 AM IST

Praveen Togadia made no anti-Muslim comments: BJP

BJP Monday defended VHP president Pravin Togadia, saying he made no anti-Muslim comments, a day after news reports quoted him as saying that Muslims should be thrown out of Hindu areas.

Apr 21, 2014, 16:00 PM IST

RSS says Praveen Togadia was misquoted on Muslim property issue

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh on Monday came to the rescue of Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) president Praveen Togadia who has drawn flak for allegedly stating that Muslims shouldn`t be allowed to buy property in Hindu areas.

Apr 21, 2014, 15:45 PM IST

MLA Pravin Rathod wins Congress primary in Bhavnagar

Sitting Congress MLA from Palitana, Pravin Rathod on Sunday won the primary election held by his party for choosing its candidate for the Bhavnagar Lok Sabha constituency.

Mar 09, 2014, 21:59 PM IST

Separate lion reserve proposed in Bhavnagar district of Gujarat

A separate lion conservation reserve has been proposed by forest authorities in Bhavnagar district of Gujarat after over 50 big cats were spotted in the area.

Jul 14, 2013, 15:39 PM IST

40 per cent polling at three booths in Gujarat till 1 pm

Re-polling is scheduled to take place at three booths on the orders of the EC.

Dec 16, 2012, 08:56 AM IST

Gujarat polls: Repolling ordered on three booths

The EC ordered re-polling on 3 polling booths after EVMs developed technical snags.

Dec 15, 2012, 14:53 PM IST

Gujarat plans first-of-its-kind over the sea dam

In a first, Gurajat is planning
to build an over the sea dam in the northern portion of the
Gulf of Khambat (Cambay) with an investment of over Rs 50,000

Oct 25, 2010, 15:44 PM IST