Gujarat News

PM Narendra Modi offers prayers at Shree Annapurna Dham in Gandhinagar

PM Narendra Modi offers prayers at Shree Annapurna Dham in Gandhinagar

PM Modi will lay the foundation stones of Shikshan Bhavan and Vidhyarthi Bhavan at the Annapurna Dham Trust in Adalaj.

Mar 05, 2019, 12:47 PM IST
Don't you trust what our armed forces say: PM Modi asks people amid opposition raising doubts on airstrikes in Pakistan

Don't you trust what our armed forces say: PM Modi asks people amid opposition raising doubts on airstrikes in Pakistan

Speaking at an event in his home state Gujarat, PM Modi said that the nation should be proud of the armed forces.

Mar 04, 2019, 14:46 PM IST
Ravindra Jadeja's wife Rivaba joins Bharatiya Janata Party

Ravindra Jadeja's wife Rivaba joins Bharatiya Janata Party

Rivaba is the president of the women's wing of Karni Sena.

Mar 04, 2019, 12:24 PM IST
Over 250 terrorists killed in IAF airstrikes against JeM in Pakistan, claims Amit Shah

Over 250 terrorists killed in IAF airstrikes against JeM in Pakistan, claims Amit Shah

In the wee hours of February 27, the anti-terror operations carried out by the IAF targeted camps of Jaish-e-Mohammad in Pakistan's Balakot.

Mar 04, 2019, 11:49 AM IST
PM Modi on 2-day visit to Gujarat on Monday; to flag off metro, launch several projects

PM Modi on 2-day visit to Gujarat on Monday; to flag off metro, launch several projects

PM Modi will also launch SAUNI water schemes projects including Und-1 to Ranjit Sagar Lift Irrigation Scheme and Machu-1 to Nyari Lift Irrigation Scheme.

Mar 04, 2019, 06:33 AM IST
Unlike BJP, we don't believe in projecting just one leader: Gujarat Congress incharge

Unlike BJP, we don't believe in projecting just one leader: Gujarat Congress incharge

Congress party in-charge Rajiv Satav said like the 2017 Gujarat Assembly election, the Congress will give a "big surprise" to the BJP in the home state of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the Lok

Mar 03, 2019, 12:37 PM IST
High alert sounded along Gujarat borders with Pakistan after IAF airstrikes on Jaish terror camps in Balakot

High alert sounded along Gujarat borders with Pakistan after IAF airstrikes on Jaish terror camps in Balakot

Gujarat shares a long international land and coastal border with Pakistan. 

Feb 26, 2019, 15:59 PM IST
Railways to run special train to Statue of Unity from March 4

Railways to run special train to Statue of Unity from March 4

The Statue of Unity is situated on the river island called Sadhu Bet in front of the Narmada Dam in Gujarat. It is the world's tallest statue at a height of 182 metres.

Feb 23, 2019, 10:40 AM IST
Over 400 fishermen from Gujarat are in Pakistan jails, says government

Over 400 fishermen from Gujarat are in Pakistan jails, says government

He also informed that the neighbouring country released 687 fishermen in the last two years -- 510 in 2017 and 177 in 2018.

Feb 21, 2019, 20:25 PM IST
Gujarat Congress leader Paresh Dhanani courts controversy, calls 182-metre-tall Statue of Unity 'scrap of iron'

Gujarat Congress leader Paresh Dhanani courts controversy, calls 182-metre-tall Statue of Unity 'scrap of iron'

A fierce argument broke out between lawmakers of both BJP and Congress over the controversial remark on 'Statue of Unity' forcing the speaker to adjourn the House for the day. 

Feb 20, 2019, 17:16 PM IST
10-yr-old girl writes to PM Narendra Modi demanding revenge for Pulwama terror attack; letter goes viral

10-yr-old girl writes to PM Narendra Modi demanding revenge for Pulwama terror attack; letter goes viral

Manali's heartfelt letter to PM Modi seeking revenge for Pulwama attack has gone viral on social media.

Feb 20, 2019, 14:20 PM IST
Gujarat government announces sops for poor, farmers in interim budget

Gujarat government announces sops for poor, farmers in interim budget

Health insurance coverage limit under Mukhyamantri Amrutam Vatsaliya Yojana was enhanced from Rs 3 lakh to Rs 5 lakh. 

Feb 19, 2019, 23:21 PM IST
Man's nose chopped off by lover's family in Gujarat's Amreli

Man's nose chopped off by lover's family in Gujarat's Amreli

As per reports, the incident took place when the victim had gone on Saturday night to meet the girl he was in a relationship with and came under the notice of his family members.

Feb 18, 2019, 19:32 PM IST
Days after Pulwama terror attack, IB warns of threat to 182-metre-tall Statue of Unity in Gujarat

Days after Pulwama terror attack, IB warns of threat to 182-metre-tall Statue of Unity in Gujarat

As per the IB warming, terrorists may damage the recently inaugurated statue by carrying out multiple blasts around the structure. 

Feb 18, 2019, 14:23 PM IST
Pulwama attack: Clash during candlelight protest march in Gujarat

Pulwama attack: Clash during candlelight protest march in Gujarat

Deputy Commissioner of Police (Zone II) Panna Momaya said tear gas shells had to be fired to bring the situation under control.

Feb 17, 2019, 00:10 AM IST
Gujarat government to pay Rs 5 lakh to heirs of Godhra train victims

Gujarat government to pay Rs 5 lakh to heirs of Godhra train victims

The claimants would have to provide details of the deceased and their relations with them, address proof, contacts, other government documents to the State Legal Service Authority office.

Feb 14, 2019, 23:21 PM IST
Tiger sighted in Gujarat for the first time in three decades

Tiger sighted in Gujarat for the first time in three decades

A tiger was last seen in south Gujarat's Dangs forests in 1989 but over the years, the four-year surveys conducted by the Forest Department had ruled out the presence of tigers in the state.

Feb 13, 2019, 11:08 AM IST
 Prime Minister Narendra Modi has rock-solid support; who is Opposition's PM candidate: Amit Shah

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has rock-solid support; who is Opposition's PM candidate: Amit Shah

The BJP chief made the statements while addressing BJP leaders and workers from Gujarat after launching the 'Mera Parivar-Bhajapa Parivar' voter outreach campaign.

Feb 12, 2019, 17:31 PM IST
Illegal call centre probe: FBI official meets Gujarat cops

Illegal call centre probe: FBI official meets Gujarat cops

The illegal call centres busted by the Ahmedabad police's cyber cell were found to be involved in extorting money from US citizens by making deceptive calls.

Feb 10, 2019, 20:11 PM IST
Shops to be allowed to remain open 24 hours in Gujarat

Shops to be allowed to remain open 24 hours in Gujarat

Shops in Gujarat could be kept open round the clock, the state government announced on Wednesday. The decision will come into effect after a legislation in the upcoming `Vote on Account` session of

Feb 06, 2019, 23:11 PM IST