23 hours on, 3-year-old girl stuck in borewell loses battle

A three-year-old girl who had fallen into an abandoned borewell at Vadod village in Bhavnagar district of Gujarat died today despite a relentless 23-hour rescue operation even as the child slipped deeper into the soil.

`Lateef: The King of Crime` fictional biography: Director

Sharique Minhaj, who made his directorial debut with the controversial movie on Gujarat`s communal riots of 2002 titled "Chand Bujh Gaya", is now ready with his second project. This time he presents underworld don Abdul Lateef`s life but clarifies that it is not completely a biography.

Kapil Sibal claims illegal supply of liquor causes Rs 3000 cr loss to Modi`s Gujarat

Union Minister and Congress senior leader Kapil Sibal on Friday took on BJP`s prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi claiming that there is Rs 3,000 crores yearly loss to the state due to illegal supply of liquor which is banned in Gujarat.

Indian girl arrested by Pak federal agency for travelling with fake passport

An Indian girl has been arrested by Pakistan`s Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) for travelling with a fake passport.

Modi inaugurates International Kite Festival in Guj

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated the three-day International Kite Festival (IKF) 2014 at the Sabarmati riverfront here.

700-year-old idol stolen from Prernatirth derasar

In a major embarrassment for city police, two shocking crime incidents took place almost simultaneously within 50 metres of each other, but they are yet to make any concrete headway in the cases.

Gujarat Farmers demand 24-hr electricity for next few days

Farmers of the state need electricity round-the-clock for the next 15 days to draw water for their crops.

Why is CBI not using Vanzara`s letter as evidence?

Why is CBI not considering the resignation letter of suspended IPS officer DG Vanzara as evidence and had not commenced investigation in that direction?

AMC to provide nutritious food to malnourished kids

The increasing number of malnourished children residing in slums across the city has become a cause of concern,the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) will be providing nutritious food to such children.

Think big, Narendra Modi tells farmers

Chief minister Narendra Modi urged farmers to target higher productivity by adopting the latest techniques in farming.

At Agri Summit, Modi, Badal say UPA neglecting farmers

Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi and his Punjab counterpart Prakash Singh Badal came down heavily on the Congress-led UPA government for neglecting the farmers.

Asaram ashram trying to acquire temple land illegally

Another controversy related to the illegal possession of land by Asaram’s ashram has surfaced in Surat district.

Dinsha Patel to be conferred Vishwa Pratibha Award

Veteran Congress leader and Gujarat MP Dinsha Patel will be awarded the Sardar Patel Vishwa Pratibha Award by the Vishwa Gujarati Samaj.

Access your land records online soon

The state’s revenue department is making huge plans to enable people get certified copies of their land records from any e-dhara or e-gram from across the state on the internet.

Farmers slam scrapping of trip to Gujarat

The farmers’ fraternity in the state is irate over cancelations of farmers’ participation in ‘Vibrant Gujarat’ that will be held on September 9 and 10 in Ahmedabad.

GSPC hikes CNG prices by Rs3 to all-time high

GSPC Gas, a part of the state-owned Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation (GSPC), has revised prices of CNG, which is used by vehicles, from Rs63.30 per kg to Rs66.30.

Lokayukta may end up being caged parrot

The Lokayukta appointed by the selection mechanism proposed in the Gujarat Lokayukta Aayog Bill would be nothing more than a caged parrot, Governor Dr Kamla said.

How Asumal turned Asaram and built an empire across the globe

Asaram’s official website www.ashram.org boasts of how ‘Asumal’ turned his fortune in four decades to become Sant Shri Asaramji Bapu who built an empire that stretches beyond the boundaries of the country.

Asaram devotees block trains at Uttran

Protesting the arrest of Asaram Bapu, his devotees blocked trains at Uttran railway station near Surat, for around 15 minutes.

Did CM meet chief justice for next Gujarat Lokayukta?

Following allegations of lacklustre approach towards appointing Lokayukta, the post lying vacant for eight years, chief minister Narendra Modi is believed to have started the process afresh.