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Divy Ashwinbhai Trivedi to serve his best towards the people of Gujarat and nation

Divy Ashwinbhai Trivedi to serve his best towards the people of Gujarat and nation

Divy Ashwinbhai Trivedi is a name everyone is extremely well versed within Gujrat and Gandhinagar for his numerous social activities.

Apr 19, 2021, 18:19 PM IST
Gujarat follows Madhya Pradesh, orders mandatory COVID-19 tests of Kumbh Mela returnees

Gujarat follows Madhya Pradesh, orders mandatory COVID-19 tests of Kumbh Mela returnees

The Gujarat CM said that no Kumbh returnee will be allowed to enter their respective places without taking an RT-PCR test. 

Apr 17, 2021, 18:07 PM IST
COVID-19 scare: Gujarat postpones Class 10 and 12 Board exams, new dates to be announced on May 15

COVID-19 scare: Gujarat postpones Class 10 and 12 Board exams, new dates to be announced on May 15

For students studying in Classes 1 to 9 and 11, the state government has announced mass promotion.

Apr 15, 2021, 17:48 PM IST
Indian Coast Guard seizes heroin worth Rs 300cr from Pakistani boat off Gujarat

Indian Coast Guard seizes heroin worth Rs 300cr from Pakistani boat off Gujarat

The operation was carried out based on inputs received on Tuesday about suspected narcotics trafficking by a Pakistani boat off the Indo-Pak International Maritime Boundary Line.

Apr 15, 2021, 17:21 PM IST
Hospital refuses to hand over COVID patient's body, seizes family car over pending bills in THIS city

Hospital refuses to hand over COVID patient's body, seizes family car over pending bills in THIS city

The victim's family alleged that the doctors from the hospital did not release the body. The family was asked to settle the final payment before they get the dead body for cremation. 

Apr 15, 2021, 08:45 AM IST
Why do people have to stand in queue if oxygen, beds are available: Gujarat HC on suo motu PIL on COVID-19 situation

Why do people have to stand in queue if oxygen, beds are available: Gujarat HC on suo motu PIL on COVID-19 situation

The Gujarat HC said that it will meet next on April 15 to check what actions are taken by the state government.

Apr 12, 2021, 13:56 PM IST
Gujarat High Court initiates suo motu PIL on COVID-19 'health emergency' in state

Gujarat High Court initiates suo motu PIL on COVID-19 'health emergency' in state

This is the second such PIL registered by the state high court on the coronavirus situation. The first PIL was registered in 2020 which is still being heard at regular intervals.

Apr 12, 2021, 08:55 AM IST
'Vaccine lagwao sona le jao': Freebies for people in Gujarat's Rajkot for getting COVID shot

'Vaccine lagwao sona le jao': Freebies for people in Gujarat's Rajkot for getting COVID shot

In a bid to encourage more people to get the COVID-19 vaccine, the gold traders in Gujarat are offering freebies for those who get vaccinated.

Apr 07, 2021, 11:03 AM IST
Gujarat imposes night curfew in 20 cities, restrictions in effect till April 30

Gujarat imposes night curfew in 20 cities, restrictions in effect till April 30

The Gujarat government on Tuesday announced a night curfew in 20 cities and eight metros in the state, the curfew will be imposed in cities reporting a high surge in coronavirus infections.

Apr 06, 2021, 22:37 PM IST
No 'Love Jihad' in Gujarat, state assembly passes bill to stop forceful religious conversions

No 'Love Jihad' in Gujarat, state assembly passes bill to stop forceful religious conversions

The Gujarat Assembly has passed a Bill to amend the `Dharma Swatantrya` (Freedom of Religion) Act, 2003 which aims to combat forceful religious conversions, better known as `Love Jihad`, on the

Apr 02, 2021, 07:01 AM IST
Night curfew to continue in Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Surat and Rajkot till April 15 as COVID cases rise

Night curfew to continue in Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Surat and Rajkot till April 15 as COVID cases rise

The night curfew in 4 metros of the state Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Surat and Rajkot, which is currently in force from 9 pm to 6 am, will also continue till April 15, 2021, the Additional Chief Secretary

Mar 31, 2021, 07:17 AM IST
Everything can't be made public, says Union Minister Amit Shah on meeting NCP chief Sharad Pawar

Everything can't be made public, says Union Minister Amit Shah on meeting NCP chief Sharad Pawar

The Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday (March 28) left people hanging after he declined to comment upon a purported secret meeting with Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar, amid

Mar 29, 2021, 06:54 AM IST
COVID-19: After Holi, Gujarat says no to Shab-e-Baraat gatherings

COVID-19: After Holi, Gujarat says no to Shab-e-Baraat gatherings

Gujarat government in its notification said, "It is important people do not gather in mosques and other places for Shab-e-Barat and COVID-19 guidelines issued by state and Central governments are

Mar 25, 2021, 22:15 PM IST
No Holi again, Gujarat government restricts celebrations amid COVID-19 surge

No Holi again, Gujarat government restricts celebrations amid COVID-19 surge

Gujarat government announced that in view of the rising number of coronavirus cases Holi celebrations in the state will be restricted, the announcement was made by Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel.

Mar 21, 2021, 17:59 PM IST
Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani suspended from state Assembly for 'indiscipline'

Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani suspended from state Assembly for 'indiscipline'

Independent MLA Jignesh Mevani was evicted from the House on the orders of Speaker Rajendra Trivedi over raising the issue of a Dalit man's murder without the Speaker's permission.

Mar 19, 2021, 18:48 PM IST
No short dresses please! Gujarat’s Shamlaji temple bars devotees wearing Bermudas, makes face masks mandatory

No short dresses please! Gujarat’s Shamlaji temple bars devotees wearing Bermudas, makes face masks mandatory

The famous Shamlaji temple, located in Gujarat’s Aravelli, has barred devotees wearing short dresses from entering the temple premises.

Mar 19, 2021, 13:35 PM IST
Maharashtra reports 25,833 new cases, highest since COVID-19 pandemic began; night curfew in Ahmedabad from today

Maharashtra reports 25,833 new cases, highest since COVID-19 pandemic began; night curfew in Ahmedabad from today

On Thursday, 12,764 patients were discharged from Maharashtra hospitals, the highest in a single day this year. The total of recoveries now stands at 21,75,565. There are 1,66,353 active cases in the

Mar 19, 2021, 07:15 AM IST
COVID-19: Schools forced to shut again in Gujarat's eight cities from THIS date

COVID-19: Schools forced to shut again in Gujarat's eight cities from THIS date

Amid a surge in COVID-19 cases, Gujarat on Thursday (March 18, 2021) announced that all schools in eight major cities of the state have suspended classes from March 19 to stop spread of the

Mar 18, 2021, 22:05 PM IST
Night curfew in 4 Gujarat cities till March 31 as COVID-19 cases surge

Night curfew in 4 Gujarat cities till March 31 as COVID-19 cases surge

Last month, the state was reporting around 200 new cases every day. Surat has been reporting the highest number of COVID-19 cases in the state, followed by Ahmedabad, Vadodara and Rajkot, as per

Mar 16, 2021, 14:09 PM IST
'Not a playground', MLA Vimal Chudasama evicted from Gujarat assembly for wearing T-shirt!

'Not a playground', MLA Vimal Chudasama evicted from Gujarat assembly for wearing T-shirt!

Speaker Trivedi had earlier asked first-time MLA Chudasama not to come to the House wearing a T-shirt and urged him to take care next time. The Speaker was of the opinion that MLAs should either wear

Mar 16, 2021, 09:22 AM IST