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Gujarat police arrests 80 for consuming alcohol

Gujarat police arrests 80 for consuming alcohol

The police is running a drive against the people who consume alcohol and is also seen making use of breath analyzer to keep a check on them. The police is taking strict action against the people who

Dec 31, 2019, 09:46 AM IST
Blast in chemical factory near Indian Oil refinery in Gujarat's Kandla; 3 dead

Blast in chemical factory near Indian Oil refinery in Gujarat's Kandla; 3 dead

Firetenders are present at the spot and fire fighting operations are currently underway.

Dec 30, 2019, 16:42 PM IST
Fugitive self-styled godman Nithyananda's Ahmedabad ashram demolished

Fugitive self-styled godman Nithyananda's Ahmedabad ashram demolished

The ashram of fugitive self-styled godman Nithyananda in Ahmedabad was demolished by authorities on Saturday (December 28) and two woman administrators of the ashram were arrested by the police.

Dec 29, 2019, 11:20 AM IST
Anti-CAA protest: Gujarat Congress vice-president arrested for inciting riot in Banaskantha

Anti-CAA protest: Gujarat Congress vice-president arrested for inciting riot in Banaskantha

A complaint has been filed against 3000 people for violently protesting and attacking the police force in the state. So far 48 people have been arrested in the matter.

Dec 28, 2019, 13:21 PM IST
Surat: Man who killed minor after rape, stuffed body in plastic bag, gets death sentence

Surat: Man who killed minor after rape, stuffed body in plastic bag, gets death sentence

The girl had gone missing from her home in Godadara area in Surat on October 13, 2018. 

Dec 27, 2019, 16:56 PM IST
Locust swarm attack in Gujarat: Centre sends team to help farmers in state

Locust swarm attack in Gujarat: Centre sends team to help farmers in state

Centre has sent nearly 11 teams to Gujarat to tackle the problem of locust attack. Not only this, the help from a few private companies is also being sought into this matter.  As per the information

Dec 27, 2019, 10:20 AM IST
Muslims have 150 Islamic countries to go, Hindus have only India: Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani

Muslims have 150 Islamic countries to go, Hindus have only India: Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani

Addressing a rally at Sabarmati Ashram in Ahmedabad, Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani on Tuesday (December 24) said that Muslims have the option to go to any one of the 150 Islamic countries in the world,

Dec 25, 2019, 08:47 AM IST
Gujarat: Six fishermen rescued from flooded boat off Porbandar coast

Gujarat: Six fishermen rescued from flooded boat off Porbandar coast

The Indian Coast Guard on Sunday rescued six fishermen stranded on a flooded fishing boat `Vismita` off the Porbandar coast. The distress call was received at the Coast Guard Operations centre on

Dec 22, 2019, 15:48 PM IST
Gujarat: 271 couples ties knot at mass wedding in Surat

Gujarat: 271 couples ties knot at mass wedding in Surat

The marriage ceremony was organised by PP Savani Group and Kiran Gems. The couples exchanged garlands and performed marriage rituals. The 271 couples also include those from the Muslim community

Dec 22, 2019, 12:14 PM IST
Fake notes worth Rs 5.44 lakh caught in Gujarat's Surat

Fake notes worth Rs 5.44 lakh caught in Gujarat's Surat

Both the accused were travelling in a bus coming from Rajasthan and were caught at the Neol check-post. Two of them have been identified as Chunilal Suthar and Chandrakant Shah.  

Dec 21, 2019, 14:44 PM IST
Amid protests against CAA, NRC, three Pakistani youths get Indian citizenship in Gujarat

Amid protests against CAA, NRC, three Pakistani youths get Indian citizenship in Gujarat

On Wednesday (December 18) a Muslim woman from Pakistan named Hasina Ben also received Indian citizenship after she returned back to India after her husband's death. She had applied for Indian

Dec 21, 2019, 11:38 AM IST
Locust attack in Gujarat's farmland creates fear amongst farmers

Locust attack in Gujarat's farmland creates fear amongst farmers

The farmers of Gujarat are already suffering because of the untimely rain the state and the attack of the crop-destroying insects have become a cause of worry for both the farmers and the

Dec 18, 2019, 20:42 PM IST
Gujarat: After birth of fourth girl child, man kills three daughters, commits suicide

Gujarat: After birth of fourth girl child, man kills three daughters, commits suicide

The villagers recovered the bodies from inside the well and informed the police. The police reached the spot and have begun an investigation into the incident.

Dec 18, 2019, 18:09 PM IST
27-feet high demon, made of plastic bottles set up in Gujarat's Surat

27-feet high demon, made of plastic bottles set up in Gujarat's Surat

A team of six people were involved in preparing the demon which has now become a centre of attraction for people in the city. The demon was made within a time span of 35 days by using more than 5000

Dec 16, 2019, 20:01 PM IST
2002 Gujarat riots: Justice Nanavati-Mehta Commission gives clean chit to Narendra Modi, says 'clashes were not organised'

2002 Gujarat riots: Justice Nanavati-Mehta Commission gives clean chit to Narendra Modi, says 'clashes were not organised'

The first part of the Justice Nanavati-Mehta Commission report was earlier tabled in the Assembly on September 25, 2009.

Dec 11, 2019, 12:31 PM IST
Coast Guard recovers capsized boat off Gujarat coast, 7 fishermen still missing

Coast Guard recovers capsized boat off Gujarat coast, 7 fishermen still missing

The boat had gone missing after capsizing on December 7 with seven fishermen onboard, who are still missing, coast guard officials said.

Dec 10, 2019, 08:00 AM IST
Watch: 12-feet crocodile venturing into the fields of Gujarat's Vadodara

Watch: 12-feet crocodile venturing into the fields of Gujarat's Vadodara

After long hours of struggle, the Forest Department was finally able to rescue the 12-feet long crocodile and later left it in protected area. 

Dec 01, 2019, 16:41 PM IST
Porsche car owner fined Rs 9.8 lakh in Ahmedabad for traffic rule violation, highest so far

Porsche car owner fined Rs 9.8 lakh in Ahmedabad for traffic rule violation, highest so far

The traffic police detained the car owner on the grounds of having no valid papers of the car and also because the car was having no number on it.

Nov 30, 2019, 20:06 PM IST
Rescued girl from Nithyananda's ashram in Ahmedabad alleges she was tortured

Rescued girl from Nithyananda's ashram in Ahmedabad alleges she was tortured

The girl in her complaint said that ashram administration locked her up in a room for two months in the name of some spiritual process. 

Nov 22, 2019, 16:16 PM IST
Rashtriya Ekta Diwas 2019: PM Modi pays tribute to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on 144th birth anniversary in Gujarat, Amit Shah flags off 'Run for Unity' in Delhi

Rashtriya Ekta Diwas 2019: PM Modi pays tribute to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on 144th birth anniversary in Gujarat, Amit Shah flags off 'Run for Unity' in Delhi

Since 2014, October 31 is observed as National Unity Day and people from all walks of life participate in the 'Run for Unity'. The Statue of Unity in Kevadia was inaugurated by PM Modi in 2018. He

Oct 31, 2019, 09:31 AM IST