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Kutch district

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

Indian fisherman suffering from cancer in Pakistan jail, says his family

An Indian fisherman lodged in a Pakistani jail is suffering from cancer, his family said here today while requesting the government to ensure his return home so that he does not die in the neighbouring country.

May 15, 2018, 19:48 PM IST

Pakistan apprehends 26 Indian fishermen, seizes 4 boats off Gujarat coast

The Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) has apprehended 26 fishermen and seized four boats in the Arabian Sea off Jakhau coast, an official of the fishermen association said on Wednesday.     

Mar 01, 2017, 21:14 PM IST

Won't allow Muslims at Garba, says right-wing group in Gujarat

A right-wing group on Sunday said it had issued a "diktat" barring entry of Muslims at Garba events during the upcoming Navratri festival at Mandvi town in Gujarat's Kutch district to prevent "love jihad" incidents.

Oct 04, 2015, 19:46 PM IST

Gujarat braces for Cyclone Nilofar; Rajasthan put on alert

The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) is preparing itself to deal with any eventuality arising out of very severe cyclonic strom 'Nilofar' which is expected to make a landfall near Naliya village in Kutch d

Oct 29, 2014, 21:35 PM IST

Cyclone Nilofar: About 30,000 to be evacuated from Wednesday

An estimated 30,000 people along coastal areas will be moved to safer places in Kutch district of Gujarat from Wednesday as the very severe cyclonic storm Nilofar hurtles towards the state and slams it by November 1 afternoon.

Oct 28, 2014, 22:10 PM IST

AAP Assembly nominee pays 20,000 coins of 50 paise as deposit

In an attention-seeking exercise, Rohit Gor, Aam Aadmi Party`s candidate from Abdasa Assembly constituency of Kutch district, submitted 20,000 coins of 50 paise each, as deposit while filing his nomination papers for the by-polls.

Apr 09, 2014, 22:31 PM IST

Adult daughters entitled to maintenance, rules Gujarat HC

The Gujarat High Court has directed a primary teacher to pay maintenance to his two adult daughters.

Sep 12, 2013, 16:54 PM IST

Gujarat: Two killed, 18 injured as bus overturns

Two persons were killed on Sunday and 18 others injured when a luxury bus overturned near here, police said.

May 13, 2012, 17:24 PM IST

Colour-producing microbes found in Kutch

A biocolour-producing bacterial strain has been found in the soil of the arid Banni region of Kutch district.

Jul 04, 2011, 13:38 PM IST

Mild tremor hits Kutch district

A tremor measuring 2.9 on the Richter scale hit Kutch district during the wee hours today, district officials of Kutch said.

Jun 04, 2010, 13:24 PM IST