Campaigning for by-polls in 3 Lok Sabha, 33 assembly seats ends

Campaigning ended on Thursday for by-elections to 3 Lok Sabha and 33 assembly constituencies across nine states on September 13 which are expected to be yet another major test of Narendra Modi government's popularity since it assumed power in May.

Water recedes in Vadodara city

In a relief to people, water has receded in 80 percent areas of the city which faced a flood-like situation after Vishwamitri river here swelled and inundated residential colonies.

Flood like situation in Gujarat as Sardar Sarovar Dam overflows

A high alert has been sounded in Vadodara as the Sardar Sarovar Dam has overflowen after heavy rains in the catchment areas. Many low lying areas have also been submerged in the flood water.

Floods cause havoc in Vadodara, three lakh hit

More than 300,000 people have been badly hit as flood waters entered more than 1,000 residential societies and colonies in Gujarat's Vadodara city, officials and residents said on Wednesday.

Flood-like situation in Vadodara; Army's help sought

With over two lakh people in the city facing a flood-like situation as Vishwamitri river is in spate after incessant rains, the civic body here has sought the Army's help to provide food packets to those stranded in inundated residential areas.

Do you want to become a prostitute,  ask love jihad pamphlets in Vadodara
Do you want to become a prostitute, ask love jihad pamphlets in Vadodara

Ahead of the Lok Sabha bypolls in Vadodara, pamphlets on 'Love Jihad' warning young girls not to fall in the trap laid by young men of other community to lure them are being discretely distributed in the area.

Flood-like situation in Vadodara, Vishwamitri river in spate

Over two lakh people in the city are facing a flood-like situation as the Vishwamitri river here has swelled due to incessant rains in catchment areas and inundated residential colonies in its vicinity.

Gujarat Additional Chief Secretary visits tense areas of Vadodara

Gujarat Additional Chief Secretary (Home) SK Nanda on Sunday visited Fatehpura and Bavmanpura localities here, a day after tension gripped the areas due to clashes between members of two communities.

BJP nominates Ranjan Ben Bhatta to contest Vadodara Lok Sabha seat

The Bharatiya Janata Party fielded Ranjan Ben Bhatta to contest from Vadodara Lok Sabha seat in Gujarat, which was given up by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Gold, property documents found in CBFC CEO Kumar`s locker

CBI, which is probing the alleged bribery case involving CEO of Central Board of Film Certification Rakesh Kumar, had found 1.5 kg of gold in his locker in Vadodara in Gujarat.

NCP announces probable candidates in Gujarat, slams ally Congress

The Congress-NCP alliance in Gujarat seemed to have crumbled with Sharad Pawar-led party announcing probable candidates for by-polls at two Assembly constituencies, and the candidate for Vadodara Lok Sabha seat, ahead of the Congress.

Gujarat by-elections to be litmus test for Anandi`s leadership

The by-elections to the lone Lok Sabha seat and nine Assembly seats in Gujarat next month will be a litmus test for the leadership and acceptance of new Chief Minister Anandi Patel, who was handed over the baton by Narendra Modi after he was elected as Prime Minister.

Vadodara hosts tomato fight fest, locals fume over `wastage`

Youths here on Sunday celebrated `La Tomatina` to mark the Friendship Day, perhaps unmindful of the fact that price of the commodity has soared to Rs 100 per kg in markets.

Prof Yogesh Singh reappointed as VC of MS University

The Gujarat government has re-appointed Prof Yogesh Singh as the Vice Chancellor of the Maharaja Sayajirao University here for another term of three years.

Vidya Balan promotes `Bobby Jasoos` as detective in Vadodara

Bollywood actress Vidya Balan visited an education institute campus here disguised as a detective as part of a promotional tour for her upcoming film `Bobby Jasoos`.

Man beats newborn daughter to death in Gujarat

A 15-day-old baby girl was allegedly beaten to death by her father, who was unhappy with the birth of a female child, at a village in Surat district, police said on Tuesday.

Heat wave continues to grip Gujarat, three more dead

As extreme heat-wave continued to grip many parts of Gujarat, three persons died here on Saturday of heat-stroke, taking the death toll to seven in last four days.

Modi vacates Vadodara seat, Mulayam resigns from Mainpuri

The resignations of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav from Vadodara and Mainpuri Lok Sabha constituencies respectively have been accepted.

`Fugly` starcast visit Vadodara

The starcast of upcoming film `Fugly`, including Olympic bronze medallist Vijender Singh, today said that the film encourages youths to fight the vices in the society.

PM Narendra Modi retains Varanasi to serve `Ganga Maa`, quits Vadodara LS seat

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday quit his Vadodara Lok Sabha seat, choosing to retain Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh where the Bharatiya Janata Party recorded a landslide victory bagging 71 of the 80 seats in the recent elections.