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Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP ahead, Amit Shah leads by 1 lakh votes in Gujarat

Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP ahead, Amit Shah leads by 1 lakh votes in Gujarat

The counting began at 8 a.m. amid tight three-layered security across the state, with personnel from the Central Reserve Police Force guarding the centres closely inside, while state police were

May 23, 2019, 11:37 AM IST
List of Gujarat Lok Sabha Election 2019 winners

List of Gujarat Lok Sabha Election 2019 winners

The key players in the state are the Bhartiya Janta Party and the Indian National Congress.  

May 23, 2019, 08:48 AM IST
Fire breaks out at chemical factory in Gujarat's Valsad, 8 fire tenders at spot

Fire breaks out at chemical factory in Gujarat's Valsad, 8 fire tenders at spot

The cause of the fire is yet to be ascertained.

May 22, 2019, 06:47 AM IST
1 killed, 5 injured after fire breaks out at ONGC oil well in Gujarat's Ahmedabad

1 killed, 5 injured after fire breaks out at ONGC oil well in Gujarat's Ahmedabad

At least 10 fire tenders were rushed to the spot.

Mar 13, 2019, 23:09 PM IST
Mob kills leopard in Gujarat's Surat

Mob kills leopard in Gujarat's Surat

Victim sustained injuries to his fingers and a leg in the attack, police officer said.

Mar 05, 2019, 13:49 PM IST
1,018 infants died at Adani-run hospital in 5 years: Gujarat government

1,018 infants died at Adani-run hospital in 5 years: Gujarat government

The disclosure was made by Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel in a written reply in the Assembly on the deaths of infants at the hospital.

Feb 21, 2019, 18:08 PM IST
Lions rescued from Gujarat's Gir doing fine after deadly virus attack

Lions rescued from Gujarat's Gir doing fine after deadly virus attack

At least 36 lions, who were rescued from Gujarat's Gir Sanctuary are doing fine but will kept under observation for some more time, a senior official said. 

Nov 07, 2018, 21:57 PM IST
Guj lions will not be relocated as situation is under control: Vijay Rupani

Guj lions will not be relocated as situation is under control: Vijay Rupani

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Sunday said that lions in the Gir forest will not be relocated. 

Oct 07, 2018, 22:10 PM IST
23 lions dead in Gir, forest officials on high alert

23 lions dead in Gir, forest officials on high alert

Canine Distemper Virus (CDV) was found in some of the 23 Asiatic lions which died in Gujarat's Gir forest since September 12, the state government said on Wednesday.

Oct 03, 2018, 23:00 PM IST
Gujarat Forest, Environment department segregates 33 lions, sends virus sample for tests

Gujarat Forest, Environment department segregates 33 lions, sends virus sample for tests

At least 23 lions have died in Gujarat's Gir National Park.

Oct 03, 2018, 22:49 PM IST
Hardik Patel discharged from hospital, continues his indefinite fast

Hardik Patel discharged from hospital, continues his indefinite fast

Patidar leader Hardik Patel, who has been on hunger strike for the last 15 days, was on Sunday discharged from a private hospital in Ahmedabad.

Sep 09, 2018, 19:41 PM IST
Heavy rains in central Gujarat, floods in low-lying area

Heavy rains in central Gujarat, floods in low-lying area

Heavy rains lashed central Gujarat on Friday affecting districts like Panchmahals, Kheda, Anand and Ahmedabad. 

Aug 17, 2018, 19:05 PM IST
Gujarat: Seven killed, 24 injured as truck falls into rivulet

Gujarat: Seven killed, 24 injured as truck falls into rivulet

The driver of the truck lost control over the vehicle due to which it veered off the bridge and fell into the water body, police said.

Jun 23, 2018, 13:25 PM IST
Gujarat Congress shifts councillors out of state ahead of elections

Gujarat Congress shifts councillors out of state ahead of elections

Gujarat Congress in-charge Rajiv Satav today held a meeting with party observers to take a stock of the situation.

Jun 20, 2018, 14:08 PM IST
ATMs to soon reach far-flung tribal areas in Gujarat

ATMs to soon reach far-flung tribal areas in Gujarat

Around 40 locations have been identified in Gujarat's tribal belt where ATMs (automated teller machines) will be installed by banks in the coming months.

Jun 17, 2018, 13:14 PM IST
Acharya appointed new mayor of Rajkot, Jethwa of Jamnagar

Acharya appointed new mayor of Rajkot, Jethwa of Jamnagar

BJP Beenaben Acharya Senior party leaders announced Beenaben's name as the mayor.

Jun 15, 2018, 16:51 PM IST
Honour killings a social evil, khap panchayats can't interfere with marriages: SC

Honour killings a social evil, khap panchayats can't interfere with marriages: SC

The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that Khap panchayats can't interfere with marriages and that a special law on honour killings is needed.

Mar 27, 2018, 21:13 PM IST
Protests in Gujarat after Dalit activist, who set himself on fire, dies

Protests in Gujarat after Dalit activist, who set himself on fire, dies

Bhanubhai Vankar had set himself on fire on Thursday inside the compound of Patan Collector`s office.

Feb 18, 2018, 00:01 AM IST
Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani orders probe into Dalit activist's self-immolation bid

Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani orders probe into Dalit activist's self-immolation bid

  Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today ordered an inquiry into an attempt of self-immolation by Dalit activist Bhanu Vankar over alleged delay in allotment of land to a Dalit family.

Feb 17, 2018, 11:13 AM IST
BJP, RSS making childish attempts to tarnish my image, says Dalit activist Jignesh Mewani

BJP, RSS making childish attempts to tarnish my image, says Dalit activist Jignesh Mewani

Jignesh Mewani, the face of the Dalit agitation in Gujarat, has alleged that he is being targeted by the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) after his victory in

Jan 05, 2018, 13:43 PM IST