Clean India: A glance at Bapu’s birthplace Porbandar

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched his nationwide Swachh Bharat campaign or 'Clean India' mission which aims to achieve a clean India by 2019, the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.

Take a glance at Bapu’s birthplace Porbandar in Gujarat.

Clean India: PM Modi kicks off campaign, says country can do it

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday symbolically wielded the broom in Dalit colony where Mahatma Gandhi once stayed to launch a unique nationwide campaign which seeks to change Indians' mindset vis-a-vis hygiene and clean up the country in five years.

Indian Navy to set up a full-fledged naval base at Porbandar

 The Navy has decided to set up a naval base at the coastal town of Porbandar, said Indian Navy's Flag Commanding Officer (FCO) for Gujarat and Maharashtra, Rear Admiral Ashok Kumar today.

HC disposes PIL alleging encroachment by Congress leader

Gujarat High Court here on Friday disposed off a public interest litigation (PIL), alleging encroachment done by Gujarat Pradesh Congress Committee president Arjun Modhvadia and his brother Ramdev Modhvadia in front of their house in Porbandar district.

64.70% turnout at four booths in Porbandar LS seat repolling

An impressive 64 percent voter turnout was registered at the four polling booths in Porbandar Lok Sabha constituency where repolling was held on Saturday.

Repoll: 36.55 pc turnout at four booths in Porbandar seat

Over 36 per cent voter turnout was recorded till 1 am at four booths in Porbandar Lok Sabha constituency in Gujarat where repolling is underway.

Repolling at four booths in Porbandar LS seat tomorrow

The Election Commission on Friday ordered repolling at four booths in Porbandar Lok Sabha constituency in Gujarat on May 3 following complaints of booth-capturing and irregularities during elections held on April 30.

Court defers judgement on Babubhai Bokhiria in 2006 case

A local court in Porbandar on Monday deferred its verdict on senior Gujarat minister Babubhai Bokhiria`s sentence till April 4 in the Rs 54-crore illegal limestone mining case of 2006.

`Godmother` Santokben Jadeja`s son arrested

Karan Jadeja, son of former Independent MLA and late alleged gangster Santokben Jadeja, was on Friday arrested by Porbandar crime branch in an Arms Act case registered against him in Mumbai.

Hostel warden, accused of sexual abuse of boys, arrested

Raju Kanani, the sacked warden of a boys hostel in Porbandar who is accused of sexually abusing minor inmates, was on Friday arrested, police said.

Radadia`s son, five others inducted in Modi ministry

Porbandar MP Vithal Radadia`s son Jayesh Radadia was among the six MLAs inducted into the Narendra Modi ministry here on Friday.

HC issues notices to Gujarat, Centre in illegal mining case

The Gujarat High Court on Friday issued notices to the Centre and Gujarat government seeking their replies to a public interest litigation (PIL) filed by a city-based resident demanding a CBI probe into illegal mining in Porbandar district with alleged complicity of Gujarat Agriculture Minister Babu Bokhiria.

Gujarat Congress demands Babu Bokhiria`s resignation

Gujarat Congress demanded resignation of state Cabinet Minister Babu Bokhiria after a court in Porbandar sentenced him to three years imprisonment.

Gujarat: Post BJP win, Radadia`s political career comes full circle

For Vitthal Radadia, an influential Patel community strongman who emerged victorious today as the BJP candidate from Porbandar parliamentary constituency in the Gujarat by-polls, life has come full circle.

Porbandar observes bandh over APMCC head`s indefinite strike

Porbandar observed bandh in support of the indefinite hunger strike by a leader of a displaced Kashmiri Pandits body on Sunday.

KP outfits extend support to APMCC for protest in Porbandar

Various organisations representing Kashmiri Pandits announced their support to All Party Migrants Coordination Committee for their indefinite strike on January 30 at Porbandar.

Arjun Modhwadia resigns as Gujarat Congress president

Taking responsibility for defeat in the Gujarat Assembly Elections, Arjun Modhwadia on Thursday resigned as the state Congress’ president.

APMCC to launch fast-unto-death in Porbandar on Jan 30

APMCC threatened to launch a fast-unto-death from January 30 next year at Porbandar in Gujarat if the J&K government did not meet its demands.

Gujarat HC stays externment proceedings against `Godmother`s` son

The Gujarat HC has stayed externment proceedings against Kandhal Jadeja, son of late `Godmother` Santokhben Jadeja, who alleged in a petition that his refusal to join ruling BJP in the upcoming elections had invited the action.

Gujarat: Cong MP flashes gun to avoid paying toll, booked under Arms Act

Congress MP from Porbandar, Vithal Radadiya was caught on camera brandishing a gun and threatening employees at a toll plaza, as per reports.