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20-Jan-2019 Kevadia (Gujarat)

Statue of Unity is a befitting memorial to Sardar Patel

The Vice President of India, M Venkaiah Naidu has said that the Statue of Unity is a befitting memorial to Sardar Patel, whose vision, courage and determination led to the integration of 565 princely States and paved the way for building a modern India.Speaking...

19-Jan-2019 Gujarat

Narendra Modi concludes his visit to Gujarat

The Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated L& T Armoured Systems Complex in Hazira to the nation today. He also visited the Complex and showed keen interest in the innovative spirit behind the project. Prime Minister also laid foundation stone of Nirali...

18-Jan-2019 Gujarat

Mansukh Mandaviya completes 3rd Day of Pad Yatra in Gujarat

Mansukh Mandaviya,  Union Minister of State for Road Transport & Highways, Shipping, Chemicals & Fertilizers completed the third day of his 150 km  Pad Yatra today.  The Yatra began at Mayadhar in  Bhavnagar district of Gujarat early...

09-Jan-2019 Gandhinagar

Acharya Devvrat meets Gujarat Chief Minister

Governor Acharya Devvrat today called on Chief Minister of Gujarat Vijay Rupani during his five-day tour to Gujarat.The Governor discussed various issues of development with him and said that Himachal Pradesh could take the advantage of Gujarat in the infrastructure...

26-Dec-2018 Gandhinagar

Corruption a norm now, was not so 20-25 years ago : Vijay Rupani

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani was at his candid best on Wednesday when he regretted that corruption in the government system had become a norm now, while stating that officials would think twice before indulging in it around 25 years ago."Twenty to 25...

22-Dec-2018 Gandhinagar

Government committed to bringing triple talaq law : Narendra Modi

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said despite all "obstacles" from fundamentalists and Opposition, his government was committed to bringing  a law against the practice of triple talaq to ensure social justice for Muslim women."Despite all the...

21-Dec-2018 Gandhinagar

Cong spreading lies on Rafale : Nirmala Sitharaman

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said the Congress was misleading the country on Rafale and Sohrabuddin issues, but the truth was out after court judgments.The Defence Minister was in Gandhinagar to inaugurate and address the BJP Mahila Morcha Sammelan."Just...

04-Dec-2018 Gandhinagar

Dialogue best solution to Ayodhya issue : Sri Sri Ravi Shankar

Spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar said here on Tuesday that a constructive dialogue between the opposing parties was the best solution to the vexed Ram Mandir issue."I believe in dialogue," the spiritual guru told IANS on the sidelines of the first convocation...

21-Nov-2018 Ahmedabad

Lucky Ali to make his performance debut in Ahmedabad

Singer Lucky Ali will perform for the first time in Ahmedabad at the India Design Confluence.Excited about the performance, the "Kabhi Aisa Lagta Hai" hitmaker said in a statement: "I am happy to be a part of it. I am thankful to God and pleased as this is...

20-Nov-2018 Ahmedabad

PKL-6: Tamil Thalaivas beat Telugu Titans 27-23

Tamil Thalaivas produced a solid all-round performance to beat Telugu Titans 27-23 in the southern derby of Pro Kabaddi  Season 6 at the The Arena by Transstadia here on Tuesday.This was Tamil Thalaivas first win over Telugu Titans in the Pro Kabaddi...

31-Oct-2018 Kevadiya (Gujarat)

PM dedicates Statue of Unity to the Nation

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, today dedicated the world’s tallest statue, the ‘Statue of Unity’, to the nation.The 182 metre statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, was dedicated to the nation on his birth anniversary, at Kevadiya in Narmada District of...

31-Oct-2018 Kevadia (Gujarat)

India now meets others on its own terms : Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Wednesday India now meets the world on its own terms and is moving towards becoming a economic and military superpower."India is moving ahead on the path shown by Sardar Patel. There was a time when we were seen as weak....

31-Oct-2018 Kevadia (Gujarat)

Narendra Modi unveils 'Statue of Unity'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday unveiled the 182-metre high 'Statue of Unity' in honour of country's first Home Minister Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, and dedicated it to the nation.Built on Sadhu Bet Island on Narmada river, the imposing statue is touted...

24-Oct-2018 Gandhinagar

Six killed in Kutch, security tightened

Six people were killed in a clash that broke out between two OBC communities in Chasra village in Mundra taluka (tehsil) late on Tuesday night, police said today, adding security has been beefed up in the desert district of Kutch.Minister of State for Home...

21-Oct-2018 Gandhinagar

Ahwaan Kumar joins 'Kaal Bhairav Rahasya 2'

After being part of the first season of "Kaal Bhairav Rahasya", actor Ahwaan Kumar has now joined the cast of the show's second season."I'm very excited to be part of the second season of the show. I'm the only person who was in the first season and now in...

20-Oct-2018 Ahmedabad

Tribals to oppose 'Statue of Unity' unveiling by Narendra Modi

As the BJP governments, both at the state and the Centre, gear up for the unveiling of the tallest statue in the world -- "Statue of Unity" of Sardar Patel -- by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on October 31, thousands of tribals in villages near the site...

30-Sep-2018 Anjar (Gujarat)

Narendra Modi inaugurates LNG terminal and pipeline projects at Anjar

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi today inaugurated the Mundra LNG terminal, the Anjar-Mundra Pipeline Project and the Palanpur-Pali-Barmer pipeline project, at Anjar. Speaking on the occasion, the Prime Minister said that the affection he receives in Kutch...

30-Sep-2018 Anand (Gujarat)

Narendra Modi Inaugurates modern food processing facilities in Anand

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, inaugurated modern food processing facilities, including Amul’s ultra-modern Chocolate Plant, at Anand today. He also visited the chocolate plant and was briefed on the various technologies used, and products being made...

09-Sep-2018 Ahmedabad

Tourism Deptt participates in 'Travel & Tourism Fair' at Gujarat

In an endeavour to boost the tourism through nationwide promotional campaign, the Department of Tourism Jammu & Kashmir participated in Travel & Tourism Fair (TTF) Ahmedabad where besides attracting a lot of trade visitors the Department was awarded...

08-Sep-2018 Ahmedabad

IAF officials being pressured on Rafale : Prashant Bhushan

Senior Supreme Court lawyer and activist Prashant Bhushan on Saturday alleged that to justify the changed Rafale deal, the Indian Air Force (IAF) officials were being forced to speak in praise of the new deal signed by the Modi Government.The opposition parties...

23-Aug-2018 Junagadh (Gujarat)

PM inaugurates various projects in Junagadh district

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, today inaugurated various projects in Junagadh district. These included the Government Civil Hospital, a milk processing plant and some buildings of the Junagadh Agriculture University.Addressing a public meeting on the...

22-Aug-2018 Gandhinagar

Congress questions Gujarat government's probe into groundnut scam

Gujarat Leader of the Opposition Paresh Dhanani on Tuesday said the state governments ordering a one-man inquiry committee into the alleged groundnut procurement scam was to cover up its own "wrong-doings"."This is the eleventh such commission ordered by state...

23-Jul-2018 Vadodara

Markfed Opens First Outlet Outside North India At Vadodara

In a big leap aimed at the marketing of its products the Markfed today opened its first outlet outside North India at Vadodara. The 'Health Food Kiosk' was formally inaugurated at GSFC University campus in Vadodara by the Cooperation Minister, Punjab, Sukhjinder...

26-Apr-2018 Gandhinagar (Gujarat)

Rajnath Singh chairs 23rd meeting of Western Zonal Council at Gandhinagar

The 23rd meeting of the Western Zonal Council was held at Gandhinagar, Gujarat today under the Chairmanship of the Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh. The meeting was attended by the Chief Ministers of Maharashtra and Gujarat, Ministers of Gujarat, Maharashtra,...

18-Mar-2018 Ahmedabad

Jignesh Mevani's Dalit Muslim Ekta Manch begins outreach programme

A confederation of various organizations from the Scheduled Caste, Muslim and other underprivileged sections, formed under the leadership of Dalit activist turned legislator Jignesh Mevani, launched a contact programme here on Sunday.Mevani told IANS that...

06-Mar-2018 Bhavnagar (Gujarat)

27 die as truck falls into water channel in Gujarat

At least 27 persons, mostly women and children, were killed on Tuesday when a truck fell into a water channel in Bhavnagar district in Gujarat.The accident occurred near Randhola village on the Bhavnagar-Rajkot highway, when the truck ferrying around 60...

18-Feb-2018 Ahmedabad

Jignesh Mevani argues with police as detained during protests

Dalit leader and Gujarat lawmaker Jignesh Mevani was detained by police here on Sunday along with nearly 100 others while staging demonstrations in protest against death of Dalit activist Bhanubhai Vankar.Mevani broke into heated arguments with police when...

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