Heat wave conditions continue in Gujarat

Heat wave conditions continue to trouble Gujarat as the maximum temperature crossed the 44 degrees Celsius mark in some parts of the state on Monday.

Large parts of Gujarat hit by rain, thunderstorm; one killed

In a sudden change of weather, large parts of Gujarat were hit by rain, thunderstorm and strong winds on Sunday evening.

Narendra Modi to address farmers in Rajkot on Monday

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi will address a farmer`s rally as part of his ambitious project which seeks to increase irrigation in arid Saurashtra region.

Heavy rains in Gujarat; 4,000 evacuated in Bharuch

Heavy rains continued to lash many parts of Gujarat for the second day on Saturday, following which around 4,000 people from Bharuch district`s 19 villages.

After Telangana - Vidarbha, Gorkhaland and...

The Congress-led UPA government at the Centre is preparing to announce the formation of a new state Telangana – carved out of Andhra Pradesh.

GPP launches `Vedana Yatra` to voice water woes in Saurashtra

Gujarat Parivartan Party (GPP) on Monday launched `Vednaa (pain) Yatra` to highlight the acute shortage of drinking water in the Saurashtra region.

PIL on drought mitigation steps: Guj HC issues notice to Govt

Gujarat High Court issued notices to the state government and Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) following a PIL seeking information on what measures have been taken to mitigate drought situation in Saurashtra and Ahmedabad.

Water scarcity begins in Saurashtra in the middle of winter

Water scarcity is looming large across Saurashtra region of Gujarat, with levels in most reservoirs going down fast and authorities struggling to provide water for daily needs.

Gujarat elections 2012: Will water woes drown Modi in Saurashtra?

The persistent water woes of Saurashtra, a scarcity-prone area of Gujarat, has become one of the main poll issues in the 2012 Assembly elections.

Three dead as rains lash parts of Gujarat

Rains lashed many parts of Gujarat including parched regions of Saurashtra and Kutch, leaving three people dead.

Jewellers in Gujarat on strike

All jewellery shops in the Saurashtra region on Saturday remained closed, as a part of three-day strike.

Lightning kills three in Gujarat

Three persons including a woman,
were killed in lightning as heavy rains lashed Saurashtra region of Gujarat since yesterday, police said Monday.

Two killed as rains lash Saurashtra

Two persons were killed while two
others were injured in separate incidents as lightning struck them following heavy rains in Saurashtra region of Gujarat, police said Thursday.

Power failure in Saurashtra and Kutch

Most parts of the Saurashtra and
Kutch region witnessed power failure on the second consecutive
day, following a major electricity fault, Paschim Gujarat Vij
Company Limited (PGVCL) sources said.

Five killed in rain-related incidents in Gujarat

Five persons were killed in separate rain-related incidents in Saurashtra region in the last 24 hours, police said here on Sunday.

900 evacuated in rain-hit Saurashtra region

Nearly 900 people have been
evacuated from the low-lying areas submerged under water due
to torrential rain in Gujarat`s Saurashtra region, officials
said on Wednesday.

Over 1000 evacuated in Saurashtra following torrential rains

At least 1,000 people were evacuated from coastal regions in Gujarat which were lashed by heavy rains.