`Depressed` man kills two daughters; surrenders to cops in Guj

Depressed over marital discord, a 53-year-old man killed his two adult daughters, one of them mentally challenged, and later surrendered, police said here Monday.

Modi selfie: Ahmedabad court accepts closure report

A court in Ahmedabad, Friday, accepted a closure report filed the Gujarat Police relating to a selfie taken by Prime Minister Narendra Modi after he cast his vote in the last Lok Sabha polls.

Professor sent to police custody in obscene letter case

A local court sent a professor of the Gujarat University to a one-day police custody here on Friday, in connection with a sexual harassment case, for allegedly writing obscene letters to three of his women colleagues.

RAS paper leak: Two more arrested from Ahmedabad

Two employees of a printing press were arrested for their alleged role in last year`s Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC) paper leak.

Narendra Modi gets clean chit from Gujarat Police in poll code violation case

Giving a clean chit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Gujarat police on Friday filed a closure report in a metropolitan court here in a case of alleged violation of model code of conduct during the Lok Sabha election.

Heavy rains in Ahmedabad disrupt normal life

Heavy rainfall for almost three days has disrupted normal life in Ahmedabad with the rain pouring relentlessly throughout Tuesday.

SC often "exceeded" its power to fight graft for betterment of people: Venugopal

The Supreme Court has often "exceeded" its powers and "delved" in the realms of the legislature and the executive to fight corruption for "betterment of the people", senior lawyer K K Venugopal said on Saturday.

Juvenile involved in hit-and-run case sent to remand home

A local court on Thursday sent the 14-year-old boy, who allegedly ran his car over people sleeping on a footpath in Danilimda area of the city killing two people yesterday, to a remand home.

Britain to start deputy high commissioner`s office in Ahmedabad

Britain`s secretary of state for energy and climate change Edward Devey on Thursday met Gujarat Chief Minister Anandi Patel here and said that a deputy high commissioner`s office will be set up in Ahmedabad.

Britain to start deputy high commissioner’s office in Ahmedabad

Britain`s secretary of state for energy and climate change Edward Devey met Gujarat Chief Minister Anandi Patel and said that a deputy high commissioner`s office will be set up in Ahmedabad.

HC notice to Gujarat, Centre on Dholera SIR issue

The Gujarat High Court on Thursday issued notices to the state and Central governments over a PIL challenging a notification which enacted the Special Investment Region in Dholera town of Ahmedabad.

Ahmedabad car mishap: Two killed, five injured; minor driver detained

At least two people were killed and five others injured in Ahmedabad when a car allegedly being driven by a 14-year-old spiralled out of control in Dhanilimda area on early Wednesday.

BJP has diluted its stand against Pakistan: Vaghela

Opposition Congress on Monday mocked BJP over the visit of a Pakistani delegation to the Sabarmati Riverfront in Ahmedabad, believed to be a pet project of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, with the party leader Shakarsinh Vaghela saying that the saffron party has apparently diluted its stand against Pakistan.

Gujarat govt ignoring children of displaced slum-dwellers: Congress

Taking a dig over the visit of Pakistani delegation to Sabarmati riverfront project in Ahmedabad earlier in the day, Congress leader Shaktisinh Gohil on Monday said in the Assembly that government was ignoring the problems of children displaced due to the project.

After a month`s delay, monsoon sets in over Gujarat

After a month-long delay, monsoon has finally arrived in Gujarat with many parts of the state receiving moderate rainfall in the last 48 hours, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Wednesday.

Decision on critically polluted areas soon: Prakash Javadekar

The government will find an amicable solution to the issue of banning new projects or expansion of existing projects in Gujarat`s `critically polluted` industrial clusters, Union Minister for State for Forests and Environment Prakash Javadekar said here on Sunday.

NID, Ahmedabad, now an institute of national importance

A Bill to declare the National Institute of Design in Ahmedabad as an `institute of national importance` and award degree to its students was passed by the Rajya Sabha on Monday.

France to open visa centre in Ahmedabad

French Consul General in India Jean-Raphael Peytregnet met Gujarat Chief Minister Anandi Patel in Gandhinagar today and discussed the possibility of exploring new avenues of co-operation.

Dalit girl, who was set ablaze succumbs to burns in Gujarat

A 17-year-old Dalit girl, who was allegedly set afire by her neighbours died on Thursday at a civil hospital in Ahmedabad after battling for life for 18 days, police said.

Gujarat `snoopgate` probe panel gets third extension

Gujarat government on Monday gave another extension, this time for four months, to the Sugnya Bhatt Commission probing the alleged snooping on a woman architect by police in 2009.