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Gujarat: Rahul Gandhi reaches out to fishermen, promises fisheries ministry

Gujarat: Rahul Gandhi reaches out to fishermen, promises fisheries ministry

Reaching out to the fishermen community in Gujarat ahead of the next month's Assembly polls, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Friday promised to create a separate ministry for fisheries if the party comes to power at the Centre.

Nov 24, 2017, 15:27 PM IST
Gujarat elections 2017, Know your constituency: Porbandar

Gujarat elections 2017, Know your constituency: Porbandar

Babubhai Bokhiriya of BJP won this seat in assembly elections held in 2012. 

Nov 15, 2017, 22:41 PM IST
Mahatma Gandhi's spectacles missing from Porbandar's Manek Chowk statue

Mahatma Gandhi's spectacles missing from Porbandar's Manek Chowk statue

Just a day after the nation celebrated 148th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, it has now come to light that the spectacles from his statue installed at Porbandar's Manek Chowk in Gujarat have gone missing.

Oct 03, 2017, 17:09 PM IST

Indian Coast Guard seizes 1500 kg drugs worth Rs 3,500 crore in Porbandar, Gujarat

Indian Coast Guard has seized 1500 kg of heroin worth Rs 3500 crore off the Gujarat coast.

Jul 30, 2017, 17:57 PM IST

Rs 3,500 cr worth heroin seized from ship off Gujarat

A joint investigation by the Coast Guard, Intelligence Bureau (IB), police, Customs, Navy and other agencies is currently underway.

Jul 30, 2017, 16:29 PM IST
BIG CATCH! Pakistani boat along with 9 crew members caught by Indian coast guard in Gujarat

BIG CATCH! Pakistani boat along with 9 crew members caught by Indian coast guard in Gujarat

It's a big catch for India as a Pakistani boat has been caught!

Oct 02, 2016, 14:38 PM IST

Pak apprehends 10 Indian fishermen off Gujarat coast

The Pakistani officials have arrested 10 Indian fishermen and seized their boats seized off Gujarat coast.

May 11, 2016, 15:56 PM IST
BJP MP Vitthal Radadiya 'admits' to kicking man, says it's small incident

BJP MP Vitthal Radadiya 'admits' to kicking man, says it's small incident

Controversial BJP MP Vitthal Radadiya on Tuesday "admitted" to kicking an elderly man during a music event recently but clarified that he did so to stop the man from "spreading superstition" even as he termed it as a "small incident".

Mar 29, 2016, 23:13 PM IST
Caught on Camera: BJP Gujarat MP Vitthal Radadiya repeatedly kicks an old man

Caught on Camera: BJP Gujarat MP Vitthal Radadiya repeatedly kicks an old man

The BJP MP Vitthal Radadiya is in controversy for kicking an old man. 

Mar 27, 2016, 10:42 AM IST

Two suspected Canadians arrested by SOG from Ship in Porbandar

Gujarat police has abducted two people believed to be from Canada in Porbandar by SOG police.

Mar 06, 2016, 14:05 PM IST

Pakistani Marines capture 40 Indian fishermen off Gujarat

Pakistan marines had captured two Indian fishing boats and 12 fishermen on January 7.

Feb 20, 2016, 00:34 AM IST

Pakistani maritime agency apprehends 12 boats, 65 fishermen off Gujarat coast

Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) on Saturday apprehended 65 Indian fishermen along with their 12 boats off the Gujarat coast.

Oct 03, 2015, 21:16 PM IST
Mahatma Gandhi: Know six things you didn't know about him

Mahatma Gandhi: Know six things you didn't know about him

Mahatma Gandhi, born as Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi on October 02, 1869 in Porbandar, Gujarat, is one of the immortals the world would never forget. 

Oct 02, 2015, 09:43 AM IST

INS Sardar Patel commissioned, Gujarat coastal security gets boost

INS Sardar Patel, the latest naval base of the Indian Navy, was commissioned in Porbandar, Gujarat on Saturday.

May 09, 2015, 09:55 AM IST

Navy to commission new base near Porbandar, named after Patel

In view of increased threat along maritime border with Pakistan, Navy will commission a new base near Porbandar in Gujarat to strengthen surveillance and security apparatus in the region.

Apr 29, 2015, 11:22 AM IST

Navy to commission new base in Gujarat next month

The Navy has decided to ramp up its presence in Gujarat and will commission its new base INS Sardar Patel next month in the coastal town of Porbandar to enhance maritime security.

Apr 24, 2015, 23:31 PM IST

Pakistan seeks details of boat seizure off Gujarat coast

Pakistan on Wednesday raised with India the issue of arrest of eight suspected Pakistani smugglers off the Porbandar coast in Gujarat and sought details of the incident.

Apr 22, 2015, 14:22 PM IST

Pakistani boat with drugs, satellite phones intercepted off Porbandar coast

In a joint operation, the Indian Navy and the Coastguard intercepted a Pakistani vessel with eight suspected smugglers off the coast of Porbandar on Monday.

Apr 21, 2015, 18:16 PM IST
Pakistani boat intercepted off Porbandar coast; eight smugglers arrested

Pakistani boat intercepted off Porbandar coast; eight smugglers arrested

In a joint operation, the Indian Navy and the Coastguard intercepted a Pakistani vessel with eight suspected smugglers off the coast of Porbandar on Monday.

Apr 21, 2015, 10:36 AM IST

Pakistani boat with eight suspected smugglers detained

Indian Navy along with the officials of Coast Guard on Monday evening detained three boats between the Jakhau and Porbandar ports here, on charges of suspected smuggling.

Apr 21, 2015, 00:14 AM IST