• Alpesh Thakor, former Congress MLA, joins BJP 19 Jul 2019 18:02 Alpesh Thakor, former Congress MLA, joins BJP Maverick OBC leader Alpesh Thakor, who quit as a Congress legislator after casting his vote in favour of BJP candidates in the July 5 Rajya Sabha elections in Gujarat, joined the ruling BJP on Thursday. Thakor …
  • Former Congress MLAs Alpesh Thakor and Dhavalsinh Zala join BJP 18 Jul 2019 18:05 OBC leader Alpesh Thakor in Ahmedabad. (Express photo: Javed Raja/File) FORMER Congress MLAs Alpesh Thakor and Dhavalsinh Zala joined Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) Thursday in the presence of state president Jitu Vaghani at party’s state headquarters …
  • Alpesh joins BJP, says quit 'bad school to join Gurukul' 18 Jul 2019 17:54 <br>"I've quit the school (Congress) with poor teachers and got myself admitted to a 'Gurukul' having scholars. Sometimes we get misled by lavish furnishings and good looks of a school building, but later realise there is little to …
  • Alpesh Thakor, his aide to join BJP on Thursday 17 Jul 2019 18:03 Gandhinagar, July 17 (IANS) Maverick OBC leader Alpesh Thakor, who quit as a Congress legislator after casting his vote in favour of BJP candidates in the July 5 Rajya Sabha elections in Gujarat, is set to embrace the ruling BJP on Thursday, along with …
  • PGTI Feeder Tour season to tee off this week 15 Jul 2019 19:35 New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) The TATA Steel Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI) Feeder Tour season is set to tee off this week and the season will feature six events with a prize purse of Rs 8 lakh each. As a general rule, the top 60 players from the 2018 …
  • Rhinos, rainbows, and a road-trip: Cruising through Assam in the Honda Cr-V, Civic 11 Jul 2019 09:46 Winding roads past mesmerising greens dotted with pinks and purples, lush tea gardens, and the majestic Brahmaputra. Assam, the gateway to the North East, is all that and more. A four-day road trip, at the invitation of Honda’s Drive to Discover expedition …
  • MLSU BA 3rd year results declared, how to check via website 04 Jul 2019 17:27 MLSU BA Third year results 2019: The results of BA third year examinations are available on the websites mlsu.ac.in, mlsuportal.in. Image source: mlsu.ac.in MLSU BA Third year results 2019: Mohanlal Sukhadia University has declared the results for BA 3rd …
  • Ban on plastic in Mount Abu from August 15 02 Jul 2019 17:20 Image Source : PTI Ban on plastic in Mount Abu from August 15 The Sirohi administration and the Forest Department have decided to ban the use of plastic in Rajasthan's Mount Abu from August 15.  The move aimed at protecting the environment and wildlife …
  • Haryana govt helped Patanjali to buy lands illegally 24 Jun 2019 08:32 When agricultural holdings get fragmented over years, the state government has the power to step in and help farmers pool their land parcels for improving land productivity, after which the pooled land is divided up into larger plots. Instead of the …
  • Activists demand ban on sale of airguns in Mount Abu to protect birds, animals 24 Jun 2019 06:03 People hurt animals and birds with pellets, disturb them with sound corks and take pleasure in it. (Representational) Mushrooming of shops selling airguns in Mount Abu, the sole hill station of the desert state of Rajasthan, has not gone down well with …
  • Proposal sent to Gujarat govt: Plan to bar begging at 10 religious sites 23 Jun 2019 22:07 Sources said that the department has proposed to start seven new beggars’ admission centres, or beggar homes, at a cost of approximately Rs 3.40 crore to cater to these 10 sites. In order to curb begging at 10 renowned religious sites in Gujarat, the state …
  • Patanjali's maze of firms that do shady land dealing 21 Jun 2019 08:50 Restricted by state government orders, the ownership of such land could not be formally registered, so the advances made continued to be reflected in the accounts as ‘advances against land’. Kumar Sambhav Shrivastava & Nitin Sethi report. Part 1: How …
  • Leopard electrocuted to death in Gurugram village 20 Jun 2019 15:45 Image Source : PTI Representational image A leopard died in a Haryana village after it came into contact with high-tension electric wire, a wildlife official said on Thursday. The leopard was found hanging from a high-voltage wire, tangled over a tree, in …
  • Leopard Electrocuted To Death In Gurgaon Village, Found Tangled Over Tree 20 Jun 2019 13:00 The leopard was found hanging from a high-voltage wire, tangled over a tree, in Mandawar village. Gurgaon: A leopard died in a Haryana village after it came into contact with high-tension electric wire, a wildlife official said on Thursday. The leopard was …
  • Herbal highways are a good drive 20 Jun 2019 05:48 But will the roadside ‘bumper’ crops be available for motorists to take home? ET Bureau| Updated: Jun 20, 2019, 10.32 AM IST Getty Images Who will the herbs belong to: the highway authorities, local people or motorised itinerants? A little haldi by the …
  • How Patanjali broke laws to buy land in Aravalli hills 19 Jun 2019 08:51 The land acquisition, the consolidation process in Kot and a slew of other decisions by the Haryana government to open the hills to privatisation and commercial activity run contrary to court orders, environmentalists’ demand, and at times the Union …
  • Cyclone Vayu: Major parts of Gujarat receive rain 13 Jun 2019 09:24 Saurashtra and Kutch areas in the north witnessed the highest rainfall in the state. (Express photo: Javed Raja) With the change in weather due to cyclone Vayu, as many as 37 talukas of Gujarat recorded rainfall in the range of half to two inch in the last …
  • Cyclone Vayu: List of helpline numbers you may need 13 Jun 2019 09:21 Cyclone Vayu: List of helpline numbers you may need  In view of Cyclone Vayu in Gujarat, helpline numbers have been activated for those in distress to reach out. Cyclone Vayu is expected to hit the coast near Veraval as a very severe cyclonic storm " …
  • Congress alleges land scam involving Patanjali in Haryana 08 Jun 2019 15:40 New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) The Congress on Saturday alleged that the Patanjali group has acquired over 400 acres of land in the Aravalli region in Haryana’s Faridabad and demanded immediate inquiry into the matter. Addressing a press conference at the party …
  • Area around Asola declared eco-sensitive, experts sceptical 06 Jun 2019 21:11 The MoEF notification bars commercial mining, setting up of industries in areas around the wildlife sanctuary With the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) issuing a notification declaring the area around the boundary of the Asola Bhatti Wildlife …
  • Tallest Shiva statue in Nathdwara to be ready in Aug 03 Jun 2019 13:53 Jaipur, June 3 (IANS) The world’s tallest statue of Lord Shiva, the fourth tallest statue in the world, in Nathdwara, Rajasthan, is just a few months away from completion. The 351-foot statue at Ganesh Tekri, 50 km drive from Udaipur, would be ready by …
  • Missing man’s remains found 2 years later, wife among 3 held 25 May 2019 23:55 Police said they ascertained the victim’s identity by questioning local residents after the FIR was registered. Two years after a resident of Faridabad’s Dabua Colony went missing, police arrested his wife, a man she was in a relationship with, and a third …
  • From barren land to rich ecosystem: Story behind Yamuna Biodiversity Park 22 May 2019 20:11 A leopard was sighted at the park, which proved there was a functional ecosystem in the area. Setting an example for environmental conservation in the country, the Yamuna Biodiversity Park, officials said, has grown from a “barren land” to a rich ecosystem …
  • How to go birding in Delhi this summer: Our handy guide 21 May 2019 12:46 Birds add mojo to otherwise monotonous summer days, and birders who’ve reached expert levels say the hot weather is a good time to start bird watching in Delhi. “Winter and passage birds have gone out and resident birds are breeding now. Very soon you will …
  • Day after violence, Gujarat Dalit youth's wedding procession protected by 300 policemen 14 May 2019 14:14 Police force securing the wedding procession of a Dalit youth in Gujarattwitter Just a day after stones were hurled at a Dalit community by the upper castes at Khambhisar village of Gujarat's Aravalli district for riding a horse as part of the marriage …
  • Gujarat: Patidars stall Dalit wedding procession with stone pelting and bhajans 13 May 2019 16:02 Patidars stall Dalit wedding procession with stone pelting and bhajans Police had to resort to a baton charge on Sunday after members of the Patidar community allegedly stopped a Dalit man's wedding procession in Gujarat's Aravalli district and the …
  • Gujarat: Dalit man offers prayer at local temple, upper caste members hold-off his wedding procession 13 May 2019 10:12 Image Source : PTI Representative Image The wedding procession of a Dalit bridegroom at a village in Sabarkantha district of Gujarat had to be provided police cover on Sunday after members of the Thakor community objected to him offering prayers at a local …
  • Gujarat: Village tense after stones hurled at Dalit wedding procession 12 May 2019 22:24 Police try to control the situation as upper caste members organise yagna to stop the Dalit wedding procession. (Express) Stones were hurled at a wedding procession of a Dalit groom allegedly by upper castes people in a village in Gujarat’s Aravalli …
  • Clash in Gujarat village after Patidars stall Dalit wedding procession  12 May 2019 20:04 By PTI AHMEDABAD: Police had to resort to a baton charge on Sunday after members of the Patidar community allegedly stopped a Dalit man's wedding procession in Gujarat's Aravalli district and the two sides pelted stones at each other. The incident …
  • Hot potato: PepsiCo drops all suits against Gujarat farmers 11 May 2019 10:33 AHMEDABAD: The controversial flurry of suits by US food and beverages giant PepsiCo against North Gujarat farmers, for growing a potato variety registered by it, ended on Friday with the company unconditionally withdrawing all cases from courts. The …
  • Pepsi buries the hatchet with Gujarat farmers 11 May 2019 02:49 AHMEDABAD: PepsiCo India on Friday “unconditionally” withdrew all its cases against potato farmers of Gujarat for alleged infringement of rights over a particular variety of the tuber. The farmers involved said they have sought a token Rs 1 compensation …
  • PepsiCo takes back all cases against Gujarat farmers 11 May 2019 02:35 AHMEDABAD: PepsiCo India on Friday “unconditionally” withdrew all its cases against potato farmers of Gujarat for alleged infringement of rights over a particular variety of the tuber. The farmers involved said they have sought a token Rs 1 compensation …
  • PepsiCo withdraws potato lawsuits against remaining nine farmers 11 May 2019 00:40 A lawsuit against two farmers — Fulchand and Suresh Kachchhawa — was withdrawn last week by the company. PepsiCo India on Friday unconditionally withdrew six lawsuits it had slapped on nine farmers from Aravalli and Sabarkantha districts. The farmers, …
  • Gujarat: Hunt on for ‘tantrik’ who advised man to sacrifice two girls, man held 11 May 2019 00:40 The police have learned that the tantrik’s first name is ‘Nawal’, and have found out his phone number. (Representational) Bharuch and Vadodara police are on the lookout for a Rajasthan-based ‘tantrik’, who allegedly influenced a man to abduct his relative’ …
  • PepsiCo India withdraws cases against Gujarat potato farmers 10 May 2019 15:31 The battle of a multinational-versus-farmers over potato seeds came to an end on Friday, with PepsiCo India Holdings Pvt Ltd withdrawing cases against nine farmers filed in two Gujarat courts. On Friday, PepsiCo sought an early hearing in the cases of …
  • Big victory for Gujarat potato farmers as PepsiCo withdraws all cases against them 10 May 2019 14:44 By Online Desk PepsiCo India on Friday withdrew its lawsuits filed against potato farmers from Gujarat for allegedly growing a variety which the company claimed to have exclusive rights. However, farmers said that the final decision should be of the court  …
  • Woman Cops photo Goes Viral: ‘Idea was to tell cops that Jusab is nobody’ 09 May 2019 01:03 Nitmika Gohil, Aruna Gameti and Shakuntala Mal with captured gangster Jusab Allahrakha Sandh. On Sunday, a picture of four plainclotheswomen pointing guns at a gangster who was on Gujarat police’s ‘Wanted’ list, Jusab Allahrakha Sandh, went viral on social …
  • PepsiCo withdraws one of three lawsuits filed against Gujarat farmers 06 May 2019 18:23 PepsiCo India Monday withdrew one of the lawsuits it had filed against Gujarat farmers for allegedly growing a variety of potato for which the food and beverages giant claimed to have secured exclusive rights. PepsiCo India Holdings Pvt Ltd made a …
  • PepsiCo withdraws one of 3 lawsuits filed against Gujarat farmers 06 May 2019 16:42 Ahmedabad, May 6 () PepsiCo India Monday withdrew one of the lawsuits it had filed against Gujarat farmers for allegedly growing a variety of potato for which the food and beverages giant claimed to have secured exclusive rights. PepsiCo India Holdings Pvt …
  • Activists want PepsiCo to compensate farmers for causing 'harassment' 04 May 2019 04:17 Chhabil Patel, one of the farmers sued by PepsiCo, said they used rejected potatoes as seeds. Ahemdabad: A day after PepsiCo announced that it would withdraw cases filed against the potato farmers in Gujarat, activists and farmer leaders on Friday said the …
  • PepsiCo representatives meet Gujarat govt officials 03 May 2019 17:22 AHMEDABAD: Representatives of food and beverages major PepsiCo India, which has decided not to pursue the cases it has filed against potato farmers in Gujarat, met state officials Friday seeking "amicable solution for everyone". Senior officials …
  • Activists want PepsiCo to compensate farmers for 'harassment' 03 May 2019 13:28 By PTI AHMEDABAD: A day after PepsiCo announced that it would withdraw cases filed against the potato farmers in Gujarat, activists and farmer leaders Friday said the company must do it unconditionally and also pay compensation to the cultivators for …
  • After withdrawing lawsuits against potato farmers, Pepsico to hold meeting with Gujarat govt 03 May 2019 07:43 By UNI GANDHINAGAR: Snacks and beverages maker PepsiCo India Holdings Pvt Ltd will hold a meeting with the Gujarat government on Friday, a day after the company decided to withdraw lawsuits filed against potato farmers of the state. Senior officials of the …
  • Beat the summer heat with your family at these cool outdoor places around Delhi NCR 03 May 2019 05:20 Beat the summer heat with friends and families this weekend. (Source: Surajgarh Farms) It is summer time, which also means vacation time for children. Urban spaces like Delhi NCR are teeming with cinema halls, malls, restaurants, recreation clubs and …
  • Pepsi backs off in row with potato farmers 02 May 2019 18:40 New Delhi: The local unit of PepsiCo on Thursday agreed to withdraw lawsuits against potato farmers it had sued for infringing its patents, backtracking from its position amid government pressure and calls for boycott of its products on social media. The …
  • Pepsi to withdraw case against Gujarat potato farmers 02 May 2019 18:07 It had filed cases against nine farmers from Sabarkantha and Aravalli districts in Gujarat for allegedly growing a variety of potatoes and sought damages ranging from Rs 20 lakh to Rs 1 crore. Food and beverages giant PepsiCo India on Thursday said it will …
  • Gujarat: PepsiCo withdraws lawsuits against nine farmers 02 May 2019 18:06 The company claimed that it has exclusively registered the potato variety under its name under the Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers’ Rights Act, 2001. The variety is used by the company for making potato chips of Lay’s brand. (Representational…
  • PepsiCo lays off as potato farmers stand firm 02 May 2019 17:28 PepsiCo India Holdings on Thursday indicated it was willing to withdraw a suit for alleged infringement it has filed against a group of potato farmers in Gujarat in a lower court in Ahmedabad, following discussions with government officials. “After …
  • Pepsi to withdraw lawsuit against potato farmers 02 May 2019 16:04 Food and beverages giant PepsiCo India said Thursday it will withdraw the cases it has filed against potato farmers in Gujarat for allegedly growing a variety of the tuber for which the company claims Plant Variety Protection (PVP) rights. PepsiCo in April …
  • PepsiCo to withdraw lawsuit against Gujarat potato farmers 02 May 2019 15:56 Food and beverages giant PepsiCo India said Thursday it will withdraw the cases it has filed against potato farmers in Gujarat for allegedly growing a variety of the tuber for which the company claims Plant Variety Protection (PVP) rights. PepsiCo in April …
  • Pepsi withdraws lawsuit against 4 Indian potato farmers: Spokesman 02 May 2019 14:25 Food and beverages giant PepsiCo India Thursday said it will withdraw its lawsuit against four Gujarat potato farmers accused of infringing its patent. "After discussions with the government, the company has agreed to withdraw the cases against the …
  • PepsiCo withdraws IPR infringement case against Gujarat potato farmers 02 May 2019 14:19 Food and beverages giant PepsiCo India on Thursday said it will withdraw its lawsuit against four Gujarat potato farmers accused of infringing its patent. “After discussions with the government, the company has agreed to withdraw the cases against the …
  • (PRS) PepsiCo withdraws case against Gujarat potato farmers 02 May 2019 14:07 Ahmedabad, May 2 (IANS) Facing increasing pressure, food and beverages giant PepsiCo on Thursday said it has withdrawn the case it filed against nine Gujarat farmers for growing a potato variety which it claimed was its registered product. “To safeguard …
  • Key Highlights of The Indian Hotels Company Ltd for FY 2018-19 02 May 2019 04:11 - IHCL signed 22 hotels in the current financial year and added an inventory of over 3200 rooms to its pipeline via 18 management contracts and four operating leases. - IHCL won the bid for the iconic Taj Mahal, New Delhi which has been an important part …
  • Potato row: Gujarat working on solution that favours farmers 01 May 2019 16:59 The Gujarat government is working for an out-of-court settlement of cases filed by PepsiCo against nine farmers for growing a variety of potato “registered” by the food and beverages giant, Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel said Wednesday. Nine farmers …
  • Gujarat working for out-of-court settlement in PepsiCo cases 01 May 2019 14:01 Ahmedabad: The Gujarat government is working for an out-of-court settlement of cases filed by PepsiCo against nine state farmers for growing a variety of potato "registered" by the food and beverages giant, Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel said …
  • ‘Hot potato’: PepsiCo could face stir in Gujarat farmers’ support 30 Apr 2019 18:49 Ahmedabad, April 30 (IANS) The ongoing tussle between Gujarat’s potato farmers and PepsiCo seems to be snowballing into a nationwide agitation against the food and beverages giant which has dragged the farmers into a legal battle over growing a variety of …
  • Back Gujarat farmers against whom PepsiCo has slapped lawsuits: Rights groups to Centre 25 Apr 2019 01:47 This case is being heard in the Aravalli district court in Modasa. (Express Photo By Prashant Ravi) Leading rights groups and individuals working for farmers’ rights in the country have sought Central government’s intervention to protect at least nine …
  • Aravalli Biodiversity Park tells tale of 13-year course correction 15 Apr 2019 03:15 NEW DELHI: The near-irreversible damage done to the Aravalis by human greed in the name of development is well chronicled. However, there is still some hope of saving the hills, as is evident from a visit to the Aravalli Biodiversity Park on the outskirts …
  • Aravalli Biodiversity Park tells tale of 13-yr course correction 14 Apr 2019 23:27
  • You will be in trouble if anything is done to Aravalli, SC warns Haryana govt 08 Mar 2019 12:22 The Supreme Court warned the Haryana government Friday that it will be in "trouble" if it has done "anything" with Aravalli hills or forest area by passing amendments to an Act to allow construction there. A bench of Justices Arun …
  • SC raps Haryana for allowing construction in Aravalli hills 02 Mar 2019 15:53 Image Source : FILE Image The Supreme Court on Friday came heavily on the Haryana government for passing amendments to an act that allows construction in Aravalli hills, reported news agency PTI. A bench of Justices Arun Mishra and Deepak Gupta asked the …
  • Govt reverses Khemka order on ‘Aravalli consolidation’ 02 Mar 2019 08:01 An inquiry by Khemka had revealed that 2,565 acres out of 3,184 acres to be consolidated was uncultivable in the hilly area Haryana government has reversed an over six-year-old order of then director general of Consolidation of Holdings Ashok Khemka, in …
  • Supreme Court slams Haryana over Aravalli move 02 Mar 2019 03:07 New Delhi:The Supreme Court Friday slammed the Haryana government for changing the law to allow construction activity in Aravalli hills in the face of court orders asking it to protect the last of Delhi’s green cover, and ordered the state to hold off on …
  • ‘Do you think you are supreme?’: State govt feels SC heat over Aravalli law 01 Mar 2019 21:42 Aravali range hills and forest in Faridabad and Gurgaon District. (Express photo by Abhinav Saha) The Supreme Court Friday rapped the Haryana government for a recent law which allowed construction in the Aravalli hills and sought to legitimise past …
  • SC raps Haryana for allowing construction in forest area of Aravalli hills 01 Mar 2019 15:04 NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Friday came down heavily on the Haryana government for passing amendments to an act which allows construction in Aravalli hills, saying the step will destroy the forest and this cannot be permitted. A bench of Justices Arun …
  • SC raps Hry for allowing construction in Aravalli 01 Mar 2019 14:49 NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Friday came down heavily on the Haryana government for passing amendments to an act which allows construction in Aravalli hills, saying the step will destroy the forest and this cannot be permitted. A bench of Justices Arun …
  • SC stays Haryana law allowing construction in Aravalli region 01 Mar 2019 13:21 [India], Mar 1 (ANI) Slamming the Haryana government, the Supreme Court on Friday stayed the implementation of a new state law allowing construction work in the Aravalli region. "It is really shocking. You are destroying the forest. It is not …
  • Illegal mining in Aravalli: Govt machinery ‘rotten’ in Rajasthan, says Supreme Court 04 Feb 2019 13:51 The state had earlier told the court that all the government departments concerned in Rajasthan were “on the job” to stop illegal mining. (Express Photo by Tashi Tobgyal) The entire government machinery is “rotten” in Rajasthan and the officials are “hand …
  • Aravalli road project: PWD minister to ask NHAI for realignment 29 Nov 2018 22:11 Residents have been up in arms against the project As residents of Gurgaon and environmentalists continue to protest against the construction of a 37-km road between NH48 and MG Road, which is expected to compromise 16 hectares of the Aravalli Biodiversity …
  • Gurgaon residents take up fight against road project through Aravalli park 28 Oct 2018 21:36 At the protest in Gurgaon on Sunday morning. (Express photo) At 7 am on Sunday, a group of students hurried to the amphitheatre at the Aravalli Biodiversity Park in Gurgaon to attend a protest. Last week, they had read news reports that a road project by …
  • SC shocked over ‘vanishing’ Aravalli hills 25 Oct 2018 22:38 The Supreme Court on Tuesday expressed shock over the disappearance of 31 hills in the Aravalli area of Rajasthan and asked the State government to stop illegal mining in the 115.34-hectare area there within 48 hours. The top court said that even though …
  • Supreme Court shocked over disappearance of 31 hills in Aravalli area of Rajasthan 24 Oct 2018 22:13 By: PTI | New Delhi | Published: October 23, 2018 6:44:15 pm During the hearing, the bench asked the state’s counsel as to what steps have been taken by them to stop illegal mining activity in Aravalli area. The Supreme Court Tuesday expressed shock over “ …
  • SC on disappearance of Aravalli hillocks: ‘Rajasthan mining puts Delhi residents at risk’ 24 Oct 2018 22:11 Since you admit that there is illegal mining in your state, give your royalty to the people of Delhi, the court said. (Express Photo/Tashi Tobgyal/File) Expressing shock at the disappearance of entire hillocks in Rajasthan to illegal mining, the …
  • SC directs Rajasthan govt to stop illegal mining in Aravalli Hills 23 Oct 2018 11:21 [India], Oct 23 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the Rajasthan Government to stop illegal mining in a 115.34 hectare area in Aravalli Hills within 48 hours. A bech comprising Justices Madan B Lokur and Deepak Gupta said it was compelled to pass …
  • Stop illegal mining in Aravalli hills within 48 hours: SC directs Rajasthan govt 23 Oct 2018 08:43
  • SC directs Rajasthan govt to stop illegal mining in Aravalli hills within 48 hours 23 Oct 2018 08:42 The Supreme Court Tuesday directed the Rajasthan government to stop illegal mining in a 115.34-hectare area in Aravalli hills within 48 hours. A bench comprising Justices Madan B Lokur and Deepak Gupta said it was compelled to pass the order because …
  • Stop illegal mining in Aravalli hills within 48 hours: SC to Rajasthan govt 23 Oct 2018 08:17
  • Haryana's move to exclude parts of Aravalli from NCZ pays little heed to ecology and climate resilience 15 Sep 2018 00:55 A large part of the area being cleared for development is bhood, or the sandy foothills of the Aravallis that act as water recharge zones. (IE) Parts of the Aravalli Range surrounding the National Capital Region (NCR) are set to be excluded from the …
  • Haryana won’t divert E-way through Aravalli 26 May 2018 01:10 The tribunal noted that in view of the statement and submission, nothing survived in the petition and disposed of the matter. New Delhi: The Haryana government has told the National Green Tribunal (NGT) that it has shelved its plan to divert a 12-km …
  • Why CM Khattar is silent over ruination of the Aravalli Mountains in Gurugram? 27 Mar 2018 07:32 While Haryana chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar is silent over ruining of the Aravalli Mountains, two decades back, the erstwhile CM Bansi Lal had stripped his minister Narbir of his portfolio for issuing licenses to brick kilns in violation of …
  • Construction of road via Aravalli put on hold 18 Mar 2018 21:47 NGT issued showcause notices to the Centre, Haryana government and the private firm — Kaluwala Construction Company The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed a private construction company to not go ahead with clearing six hectares of forest land in …
  • NGT puts on hold construction of road through Aravalli Range 18 Mar 2018 11:26 NEW DELHI: The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed a private construction company not to go ahead with clearing a six hectare forested area of the Aravalli Range to build a road connecting some farmhouses in Gurugram district with the national …
  • ‘Amity campus in Aravalli hills records 71 species of birds’ 05 Mar 2018 18:18 As many as 71 species of birds have been recorded at Amity University in Aravalli hills during a Campus Bird Count (CBC) conducted this past month as part of a global effort by Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC). As many as 230 campuses across India, …
  • Save Aravalli forests from govt axe: Gurugram villagers to Prez 04 Mar 2018 02:51 04 Mar 2018 | 2:01 AMCHANDIGARH: As many as 1,017 persons were issued tickets for various traffic violations on Holi — a quantum jump from 742 challans last year. As per a press release issued by the traffic police, 140 of them were caught driving drunk …
  • Aravalli forest turning into 'mass graveyard' of wildlife: Activists 27 Dec 2017 15:28 GURUGRAM: With the authorities turning a blind eye to the ongoing depredation, the Aravalli forest region is fast becoming a land of poaching and illegal construction as well as garbage dumping, wildlife activists said on Wednesday."Rampant wildlife …
  • Gujarat Aravalli election results 2017 LIVE from Modasa, Bayad, Dahegam, Gandhinagar South constituencies 18 Dec 2017 03:14 Gujarat Election results of gujarat elections, gujarat polls, gujarat elections 2017, gujarat polls 2017, gujarat second phase, news, India news, latest news, Modasa, Bayad, Dahegam, Gandhinagar South constituencies Gujarat Aravalli election results 2017 …
  • Govt must step in to save Aravalli hills, says Kiran 15 Nov 2017 17:47
  • Aravalli Range: This is what’s left of a forest 22 Oct 2017 21:34 The Surajkund-Badkhal Road cuts through the Aravalli range in Faridabad. Until the 1960s, Aravalli land was considered common village land and utilised for grazing and other such purposes. Express Photo by Abhinav Saha Anil Hansana, a resident of Faridabad …
  • NGO objects to Aravalli project 08 Oct 2017 19:48
  • Aravalli Tree Felling Row: Senior IAS man putting pressure, behaving badly with us, say IFS officers 31 Jul 2017 23:59 Written by SUKHBIR SIWACH | Chandigarh | Published:August 1, 2017 3:05 am Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar. (File/Photo) Haryana Additional Chief Secretary (Forests), who had “directed” his subordinate officers to grant tree-felling …
  • NGT refuses to stay Haryana govt decision allowing realtor to clear trees in Aravalli range 04 Jul 2017 00:56 Despite a plea challenging the permission to fell trees, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) Monday did not stay the Haryana government’s decision allowing the realtor of the land to clear the area of wood vegetation. A 52-acre plot of land in the Aravalli …
  • PM Narendra Modi wants grand Buddha memorial in Aravalli 30 Jun 2017 21:10 Written by Parimal Dabhi | Modasa | Updated: July 1, 2017 1:58 am Prime Minister Narendra Modi waves at supporters during a road show in Rajkot, Gujarat on Thursday. (PTI Photo) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday expressed his desire to build a huge …
  • Aravalli hills: Despite NGT notice, Haryana gives nod for tree-felling 25 Jun 2017 00:20 National Green Tribunal (File Photo) Despite a National Green Tribunal (NGT) notice to the Union Environment Ministry, Haryana government and its forest department regarding tree felling on land owned by a real estate company in the Aravalli area of …
  • Part of forest in Aravalli named after ex-PM Chandra Shekhar 17 Jun 2017 16:16 Gurugram: The forest around Aravalli foothills in Bhondsi area here has been named in the memory of former Prime Minister Chandra Shekhar, who had an farmhouse there and pushed for afforestation, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said on Saturday. …
  • Haryana to combat Aravalli's... 05 Jun 2017 11:47 The Aravalli is a range of mountains in western India running some 692km in a northeastern direction across the Indian states of Gujarat, Rajasthan and Haryana, and ending in Delhi. It regulates the weather system of the region besides affording natural …
  • Fire breaks out in slums, spreads to Aravalli's forest in Gurugram 26 May 2017 16:34
  • To keep animals in their habitat, water pits in Aravalli filled 16 May 2017 01:26 Written by Sakshi Dayal | Gurgaon | Published:May 16, 2017 6:07 am About 15 pits in the Aravali in Gurgaon and Faridabad have been filled. Express photo With temperatures rising and in the wake of multiple instances of animals venturing into populated …
  • Alila Fort Bishangarh Set for February Opening Following Seven Year Restoration and Conversion of Ancient Warrior Fort in Aravalli Hills 16 Jan 2017 19:54 January 16, 2017 — New York — Alila is the first international hotel group to open a property in the Aravalli hills between Delhi and Jaipur and Fort Bishangarh is thought to be one of the only warrior forts of its kind to be converted into a unique …
  • Stop tree felling in Aravalli park: HC 09 Jan 2017 20:02 Observing how it was once all praises for the development of the Aravalli Biodiversity park, the Delhi High Court on Monday asked the Delhi Development Authority (DDA) to check any unauthorised tree felling there. ‘Check encroachment’ “We direct the DDA to …
  • Former Congress MLAs Alpesh Thakor and Dhavalsinh Zala join BJP 18 Jul 2019 18:05 OBC leader Alpesh Thakor in Ahmedabad. (Express photo: Javed Raja/File) FORMER Congress MLAs Alpesh Thakor and Dhavalsinh Zala joined Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) Thursday in the presence of state president Jitu Vaghani at party’s state headquarters …
  • Former Congress MLAs Alpesh Thakor, Dhavalsinh Zala join BJP in Gujarat 18 Jul 2019 18:03 In a major blow to the Congress in Gujarat, former party legislators Alpesh Thakor and Dhavalsinh Zala joined the BJP on July 18. Mr. Thakor and Mr. Zala had resigned as MLAs on July 5, apparently after voting against Congress candidates in the Rajya Sabha …
  • Former Congress Gujarat MLA Alpesh Thakor joins BJP 18 Jul 2019 12:55 OBC leader Alpesh Thakor in Ahmedabad. (Express photo: Javed Raja/File) Former Congress leader Alpesh Thakor joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Thursday in the presence of Gujarat BJP president Jitu Vaghnai, according to PTI. Putting an end to …
  • Former Congress MLAs Alpesh Thakor, Zala join BJP in Gujarat 18 Jul 2019 12:12 By PTI GANDHINAGAR: Former Congress legislators Alpesh Thakor and Dhavalsinh Zala joined the BJP in Gujarat on Thursday. Thakur and Zala joined the ruling party at a function held in its headquarters here in the presence of Gujarat BJP president Jitu …
  • 7 states where Congress MLAs quit to help BJP 12 Jul 2019 11:54 It seems the Congress is imploding in the states as well. In Karnataka, its coalition government with the Janata Dal-Secular is on tenterhooks after some of its MLAs quit the party and resigned from the assembly. In Goa, 10 of its 15 MLAs have quit to join …
  • India’s magnificent stepwells are relics of a nuanced history 11 Jul 2019 23:02 THE STORY goes that devout followers of Nizamuddin Auliya, a Sufi saint who lived from 1238 to 1325, had already begun work on his baoli or stepwell when Ghazi Malik, the new sultan of Delhi, ordered all projects to stop until the construction of an …
  • Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel’s mother passes away 07 Jul 2019 18:08 Category: India Posted by Sameer Published: Jul 07, 2019, 9:43 pm IST Updated: Jul 07, 2019, 9:43 pm IST Raipur: Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel’s mother Bindeshwari Baghel, aged 78, passed away at Ramkrishna Hospital in Raipur on Sunday. Baghel …
  • Over 1,400 teachers undergo training in Vadodara 01 Jul 2019 10:43 VADODARA: More than 1,400 teachers from across Gujarat participated in Gyan Sarovar Sahodaya's teacher training programme which was held in the city on Saturday. The teacher training programmes are held for all the subjects by resource persons who have …
  • Nab the ultimate 5-star island getaway 27 Jun 2019 00:38 Whether you’re a traveller who seeks out adventures in remote locations, or more of a laid-back holiday-maker who can be found watching the sunset with a cocktail in hand — this week’s hottest deals have something for everyone. THAILAND 9-DAY PACKAGE $1490 …
  • Revealing Lavasa's dissent note may endanger life: EC 25 Jun 2019 00:41 New Delhi: The Election Commission of India (ECI) has turned down a request for public disclosure of the dissent notes of commissioner Ashok Lavasa with regard to his decisions pertaining to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s speeches that were alleged to have …
  • Hours after joining BJP, Jaishankar declared Rajya Sabha bypoll candidate from Gujarat 24 Jun 2019 18:28 S Jaishankar arrived at Ahmedabad airport on Monday evening. (Express photo) Minister of External Affairs in the Union government, Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, and OBC youth leader from Mehsana, Jugalji Thakor (Lokhandwala), are all set to file their …
  • EC: Disclosing Lavasa’s dissent notes may ‘endanger life or physical safety’ of individual 24 Jun 2019 12:30 CEC Sunil Arora with Ashok Lavasa and Sushil Chandra. (File) Refusing to disclose under the RTI Act the dissent notes of Commissioner Ashok Lavasa on decisions regarding model code violations by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Election Commission has …
  • Proposal sent to Gujarat govt: Plan to bar begging at 10 religious sites 23 Jun 2019 22:07 Sources said that the department has proposed to start seven new beggars’ admission centres, or beggar homes, at a cost of approximately Rs 3.40 crore to cater to these 10 sites. In order to curb begging at 10 renowned religious sites in Gujarat, the state …
  • Yoga Day celebrations in Gujarat: Over 1.5 crore people expected to take part 20 Jun 2019 01:36 A rangoli of Prime Minister Narendra Modi by the Sahaj Rangoli Group in Vadodara. (Express photo by Bhupendra Rana) Gujarat Education Minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama on Wednesday said that the theme for the fifth annual International Day of Yoga, to be …
  • Gujarat: Cyclone Vayu turns into low-pressure, brings moderate rainfall to state 18 Jun 2019 21:26 Fishing boats are seen parked at a harbour ahead of Cyclone Vayu at Veraval, India, June 13, 2019. (Source: Reuters) A weakened Cyclone Vayu turned into a low-pressure formation near Kutch and adjoining areas on Tuesday, bringing moderate rainfall to …
  • Death of sanitation workers triggers demand for machines 17 Jun 2019 17:34 The tragic deaths of seven persons including four sanitation workers after inhaling toxic fumes while cleaning a septic tank in a hotel in Vadodara district on June 15 have triggered demand for machines instead of manual cleaning of sewer lines and septic …
  • Cyclone Vayu: Major parts of Gujarat receive rain 13 Jun 2019 09:24 Saurashtra and Kutch areas in the north witnessed the highest rainfall in the state. (Express photo: Javed Raja) With the change in weather due to cyclone Vayu, as many as 37 talukas of Gujarat recorded rainfall in the range of half to two inch in the last …
  • Nepal's vest festival or Bhoto Jatra marks end of longest chariot festival 10 Jun 2019 13:04 The festival surrounds an old tradition of publicly displaying a jewel-studded vest 'Bhoto' on the last day of the Jatra. Kathmandu: The 'Rato Machhindranath' chariot festival concluded in Nepal's Lalitpur district on Sunday after …
  • Ramadan 2019 Deadlier than 2018: Taliban Responsible for over 40% of Nearly 2,000 Casualties 08 Jun 2019 16:09 The number of deaths went up by about ten percent, from 841 last year to 911 in 2019. The overall number of casualties, including injuries, slightly increased by less than five percent from 1,855 (841 killed; 1,014 injured) to 1,917 (911 killed; 1,006 …
  • Gujarat dentist poisons her brother, niece; claims she was feeling ignored 08 Jun 2019 07:26 Ahmedabad: A woman dentist, feeling ignored by the family, allegedly killed her brother and his 14-month-old daughter by poisoning them in a span of 25 days, Patan police in Gujarat said on Friday. Following a complaint by her father, Kinnari Patel, the 28 …
  • GIPCL commissions 75 MW solar power project in Gujarat 07 Jun 2019 06:53 Shares of Gujarat Industries Power Company Ltd were trading 0.13 per cent lower at Rs 75.35 apiece on BSE. New Delhi: Gujarat Industries Power Company Ltd (GIPCL) on Friday said it has commissioned a 75 mega watt (MW) solar power project in Gujarat in a …
  • Gujarat Industries Power Company Ltd commissions 75 MW solar power project 07 Jun 2019 04:58 Gujarat Industries Power Company Ltd (GIPCL) has successfully commissioned 75 MW Solar Power Project at Gujarat Solar Park, Village Charanka, Dist. Patan, Gujarat, in a phased manner on 4th June, 2019. Shares of GUJARAT INDUSTRIES POWER CO.LTD. was last …
  • Four Gujarat BJP MLAs resign on getting elected to Lok Sabha 06 Jun 2019 19:01 By PTI AHMEDABAD: Four BJP MLAs in Gujarat Thursday tendered their resignations from the legislative Assembly following their election to the Lok Sabha in the just concluded national polls. They handed over their resignations to Assembly Speaker Rajendra …
  • Midday Meal scheme hits roadblock after renewal of Drought Declaration Certificate 06 Jun 2019 12:21 The MDM scheme will be continued from June 10 when the schools reopen (after summer vacation). (Representational) The state-run Midday Meal (MDM) scheme, which the government had declared to continue in 51 tehsils of Gujarat reeling under drought, even …
  • Gujarat: Midday Meal Scheme in 51 drought-hit tehsils halted 05 Jun 2019 20:52 In-charge Commissioner of Midday Meal Scheme in Gujarat, J D Desai, said the drought notification of Revenue Department expired on May 31, 2019. “The scheme will be continued from June 10 when the schools reopen.” The state-run Midday Meal Scheme, which …
  • Gujarat: Dalit man tied to a tree, beaten up; bootlegger arrested 04 Jun 2019 11:48 Patan: Gujarat police booked a bootlegger for allegedly assaulting a Dalit man after tying him to a tree at Arnivada village of Kankrej taluka in Banaskantha district, the Indian Express reported. The police took action after a video of the incident went …
  • Dalit tied to a tree, bootlegger held for assault: Gujarat cops 03 Jun 2019 22:10 According to police, the alleged assault took place due to a dispute between Rakesh and one of his uncles, Ramesh Parmar, over a mobile phone. (Representational image) Police on Monday detained a bootlegger and booked him for allegedly assaulting a Dalit …
  • Photo Release: SHREIT Meets Investors, Q1/2019 Opportunity Day 30 May 2019 04:11 Bangkok--30 May--MT Multimedia Senior management of Strategic Property Investors ("SPI") the manager of Strategic Hospitality Extendable Freehold and Leasehold Real Estate Investment Trust ("SHREIT"), Managing Director Mr. Patan …
  • Woman gets refund on chopper booking after CM intervenes 29 May 2019 18:53 Image Source : PTI Representative Image A woman devotee from Odisha, who had been running from pillar to post for the last two years seeking refund of Rs 73,600 spent on helicopter booking to Kedarnath, finally got it back after the intervention of Chief …
  • 10 countries to visit in under 5 hours from UAE during Eid Al Fitr holidays 29 May 2019 14:02 (MENAFN - Khaleej Times) The long Eid Al Fitr weekend in the UAE is just days away.Public sector employees in the UAE will enjoy a seven-day official Eid Al Fitr holiday next week. Eid Al Fitr holidays for the private sector will begin on Monday, June 3 ( …
  • 8 countries to visit in under 5 hours during long ... 29 May 2019 11:08 Plan your last-minute holiday now. The long Eid Al Fitr weekend in the UAE is just days away. Public sector employees in the UAE will enjoy a seven-day official Eid Al Fitr holiday next week.   Eid Al Fitr holidays for the private sector will begin on …
  • 351 new EVMs fail on counting day in Gujarat, officials resort to manual counting of VVPAT slips 29 May 2019 00:12 In Porbandar and Panchmahal seats, slips from 23 VVPATs were counted, in Banaskantha 20, and in Junagadh, Vadodara and Surat constituencies, 18 each. (File/PTI) Despite using brand new EVMs (Electronic Voting Machines) and VVPATs (Voter Verifiable …
  • In elite Nepali circles, a different kind of 'menstrual hut' 28 May 2019 21:05 Twenty-five-year-old Rajina Shrestha ticks all the boxes of a modern Nepali woman. She is educated, opinionated and fiercely independent. But like thousands of others belonging to that troupe, she has not been able to reject one practice: observing …
  • Alpesh Thakor meets Gujarat Deputy CM; triggers talk of BJP entry 27 May 2019 17:48 By PTI AHMEDABAD: Former Congressman and Gujarat OBC leader Alpesh Thakor Monday met Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel, triggering speculation that he may join the ruling BJP. Thakor, the MLA from Radhanpur in Patan district, had quit the Congress before …
  • Gujarat MLA Alpesh Thakor likely to join BJP: Sources 27 May 2019 16:43 Alpesh Thakor Gujarat MLA and OBC community leader Alpesh Thakor is likely to join BJP, India TV has learnt. Alpesh Thakor who is Gujarat MLA from Radhanpur assembly constituency is a prominent political face in the state of Gujarat. This is not the first …
  • 4 Afghan policemen killed in Taliban attack 27 May 2019 11:37 Gardez (Afghanistan), May 27 (IANS) Four Afghan police officers were killed and four others wounded after Taliban militants stormed a security checkpoint in Paktia province, the police said on Monday. Provincial police spokesman Sardar Wali Tabasom said …
  • Gujarat: Despite Dalit uprising in state, BSP scores lowest among last three LS polls 26 May 2019 21:15 BSP’s vote share of only 0.86 per cent in the state is even lower than 0.94 per cent votes, the party had garnered in the 2014 Parliamentary elections. DESPITE GUJARAT witnessing Dalit uprising post Una atrocity case in 2016, the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), …
  • How Amit Shah turned BJP's fortunes around in Gujarat 25 May 2019 21:55 Ahmedabad: The BJP’s spectacular show in Gujarat, sweeping all 26 Lok Sabha seats despite a strong performance by the Congress in the Assembly polls, has left many people wondering over how the party achieved it. “Although we were claiming that we would …
  • Gujarat Board GSEB 12th Result 2019: 3% jump in students passing; 222 schools secure 100% success rate 25 May 2019 19:54 Class XII students pay tribute to those who lost their lives in Friday’s Surat fire tragedy, in Ahmedabad Saturday. (Express photo: Javed Raja) The results of the Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (GSHSEB) Class XII general stream exam …
  • 79 schools score less than 10% result in Gujarat 12th boards (2nd Lead) 25 May 2019 12:03 Ahmedabad, May 25 (IANS) A whopping 79 schools posted less than 10 per cent result in the 12th standard general stream examinations this year, even as English medium students performed better than their Gujarati counterparts, the Gujarat Secondary and …
  • 79 schools score less than 10% result in Gujarat 12th boards 25 May 2019 10:53 Ahmedabad, May 25 (IANS) A whopping 79 schools posted less than 10 per cent results in the Class 12 general stream examinations conducted this year even as English medium students did better than their Gujarati counterparts, the Gujarat Secondary and …
  • Gujarat Lok Sabha Results 2019: Full list of winners 25 May 2019 08:10 BJP President Amit Shah The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, was on Thursday set to retain power for another five years after making a sweep of the Lok Sabha battle and mauling the opposition. So stunning was the BJP's …
  • ‘Son of soil’ Amit Shah wins with big margin from Gandhinagar 24 May 2019 01:53 BJP president Amit Shah, the main architect of the party’s spectacular performance, has won from Gandhinagar with a record margin of 5.74 lakh votes. Ahmedabad: BJP president Amit Shah, the main architect of the party’s spectacular performance, has won …
  • Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Full list of winners 23 May 2019 19:06 State Constituencies Leading/Winning Candidates Party Andaman and Nicobar Andaman and Nicobar Islands VISHAL JOLLY BJP Andhra Pradesh Araku GODDETI MADHAVI YSRCP   Srikakulam Kinjarapu Ram Mohan Naidu     Vizianagaram       Visakhapatnam       …
  • General election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 12:04 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2019 GODAM NAGESH Leading TRS 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2019 SATYAPAL SINGH BAGHEL Leading BJP 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2019 SUJAY RADHAKRISHNA VIKHE …
  • India general election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 02:20 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2014 GANDHI DILIPKUMAR MANSUKHLAL BJP Ahmedabad East 2014 PARESH RAWAL BJP Ahmedabad West 2014 DR. …
  • India Was Preparing MISSILE ATTACK on Several Pakistani Cities, Ex-Pak FM Claims 21 May 2019 12:40 Asia & Pacific 15:24 21.05.2019Get short URL Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi claimed last month that New Delhi had the “mother of nuclear bombs”, which is why, he said, it would never yield to what he described as Pakistan’s attempts at nuclear …
  • Cultural manifestations of Islamic nations on display at world’s biggest Qur’anic expo 20 May 2019 18:03 The 27th Tehran International Qur’an Exhibition, the biggest Qur’anic event of the world, is held annually in the lunar month of Ramadan and hosts many Qur’an experts from different countries.  This year, representatives of 15 Muslim countries are …
  • CEC Arora Denies Rift;‘Members Need Not Be Clones Of Each Other’ 18 May 2019 18:29 NEW DELHI — Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora on Saturday denied any controversy in the internal functioning of the Election Commission saying the members of the poll body are not expected to be “clones of each other.” “There have been so many times …
  • Clean chit to PM: Lavasa opts out of EC meetings 18 May 2019 05:42 New Delhi, May 18 (IANS) Election Commissioner Ashok Lavasa has decided to stay away from the meetings related to the Model Code of Conduct (MCC) due to his dissent on the clean chit given to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah, …
  • Meet some of the child goddesses of Nepal 17 May 2019 12:25 There are living, breathing goddesses in Nepal. Known as Kumaris, these goddesses are prepubescent girls believed to be the reincarnation of the Hindu goddess Durga. The Kumaris, however, are worshiped by both Hindus and Buddhists. The process of selecting …
  • SCG satisfies home lovers, offering energy saving solutions, leveraging digital technology to end Roof Leakages, enabling customers to achieve Energy Saving, Worry-Free, Comfort Living under SCG Roofing 13 May 2019 11:51 Bangkok--13 May--SCG SCG is in tune with trends and consumer needs, moving forward as the roofing market leader that furthers the development of innovative products, services, systems and solutions. Packed with a new array of technologies, SCG is …
  • Bermuda Softball League Week Three Results 13 May 2019 10:35 The Bermuda Softball League continues with Platano Power picking up their first win of the season by edging Chubb Kings 15-13 in an A Division contest. Jefferey Tapia was the big bat for Platano in going 4-4 with a HR and five RBI. Teammates Leonardo …
  • Water politics: Maharastra refuses to quench Karnataka’s thirst  12 May 2019 01:47 Express News Service BELAGAVI: What was almost a done deal between Karnataka and Maharashtra on releasing Krishna water, now seems to be stuck in the quagmire of politics with the neighbouring state insisting on a reciprocal arrangement. Maharashtra Chief …
  • GSHSEB Results: They battled poverty, ill health, yet came out tops 10 May 2019 03:43 Deepkumar (right) is a van driver’s son; Sana, a tailor’s daughter Written by Shashank Raj and Suresh Chaudhary Many students of Class XII (science) overcame odds to pass with flying colours. Deepkumar Bambhroliya scored 99.97 percentile. His father …
  • 11 Taliban Militants Killed in Paktia Operation 08 May 2019 09:49 (Last Updated On: May 7, 2019)At least 11 Taliban militants have been killed during a joint operation conducted by Afghan and foreign forces in Zurmat district of Paktia province, an official said on Tuesday. Provincial governor spokesman Abdullah Hasrat …
  • Hilary Duff praised for opening up about reality of breastfeeding as a working mother 08 May 2019 08:53 Hilary Duff has been praised for opening up about breastfeeding as a working mother. On Tuesday, the 31-year-old actor shared a lengthy post on Instagram alongside a photo of herself breastfeeding her six-month-old daughter Banks. Duff welcomed her …
  • Election Commission gives clean chit to PM Modi for Patan speech 06 May 2019 20:09 New Delhi: For the fifth consecutive day, the Election Commission (EC) on Saturday gave a clean chit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for complaints filed over his speech made at Patan in Gujarat on 21 April. The EC found that the speech did not violate the …
  • SC to hear on May 8 Congress' plea challenging EC clean chit to PM Modi, Amit Shah 06 May 2019 15:25 The Supreme Court on May 8 will hear the plea of Congress wherein the party has challenged the Election Commission of India's (ECI) decision to give clean chit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah in a …
  • Gandhi Family Faces Tough Fight to Secure Key Seats: India Votes 06 May 2019 14:47 (Bloomberg) -- India’s iconic Gandhi family is facing a crucial electoral challenge on Monday as voters decide the fate of Rahul Gandhi, seen as the prime ministerial candidate for the main opposition Congress party, along with his mother, Sonia Gandhi. …
  • Election Commissioner Lavasa opposed five clean chits to Amit Shah, PM Modi 06 May 2019 11:43 Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah. (Photo: PTI) Election Commissioner Ashok Lavasa has differed with the majority view in five different complaints of violation of the Model Code of Conduct (MCC) against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and …
  • No code violation by PM Modi in Patan speech, rules EC 04 May 2019 21:25 New Delhi: The EC on Saturday gave a clean chit to PM Narendra Modi for his Gujarat speech in which he had claimed that the Indian government had kept Pakistan on its toes to ensure the safe return of its pilot. This is the sixth clean chit to Mr Modi by …
  • Your father's life ended as 'Corrupt No 1': Prime Minister Modi to Rahul Gandhi 04 May 2019 20:31 By Online Desk BASTI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched a blistering attack on Congress President Rahul Gandhi at a rally in BJP rallies in Pratapgarh and Basti. Accusing the Congress and its president Rahul Gandhi of harping on the …
  • EC: Nothing wrong with PM’s Patan speech; no violation of code 04 May 2019 18:34 New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Yet another speech of Prime Minister Narendra Modi has got clearance from the Election Commision, which said on Saturday that it did not violate the model code of conduct. Modi in his speech in Gujarat’s Patan on April 21 had said …
  • More code complaints against Modi than any other PM: Congress 04 May 2019 18:34 New Delhi, May 4 (IANS) Congress has filed 10 complaints against Prime Minister Narendra Modi with the Election Commission for alleged violation of Model Code of Conduct (MCC) and the party says it is the highest number of complaints faced by any Prime …
  • Delhi: Hans Raj Hans mentions Abhinandan in his speech 04 May 2019 17:28 [India], May 4 (ANI): BJP candidate from North West Delhi Lok Sabha seat Hans Raj Hans on Saturday mentioned the name of Indian Air Force (IAF) Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman while addressing a rally here. Hans said that Wing Commander Varthaman was …
  • PM Modi gets clean chit from EC for mentioning Abhinandan in speech 04 May 2019 16:39 [India], May 4 (ANI): The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Saturday gave a clean chit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for mentioning the name of Indian Air Force (IAF) Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman at a rally in Gujarat's Patan district. …
  • No poll code violation by PM Modi in Patan speech: EC 04 May 2019 16:28 By PTI NEW DELHI: The Election Commission Saturday gave a clean chit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his Patan speech in which he claimed that his government had kept Pakistan on toes for the safe release of IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman. ALSO READ |  …
  • Businesses hoping to hit a home run with High Point Rockers in action 03 May 2019 01:26 Please enable Javascript to watch this video HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Elm Street Cafe is a short walk to the High Point Rockers' new ballpark. “I'm hoping we’re going to get busy,” said Erhan Patan, who owns the cafe. That’s the hope of many restaurant …
  • Divided poll panel: In two clean chits to PM, EC’s decision was not unanimous 03 May 2019 00:30 CEC Sunil Arora with Ashok Lavasa, Sushil Chandra. (File) THE Election Commission’s (EC) decision to give a clean chit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his “minority-majority” speech at Wardha on April 1 and his appeal to first-time voters by invoking …
  • Bottle-fed babies are 25% more likely to become obese compared to those breast-fed 30 Apr 2019 10:58 Babies who are bottle fed are substantially more likely to end up obese than those who are breast-fed, research by the World Health Organisation (WHO) has revealed.  A study of almost 30,000 children found that breastfeeding had a “protective” effect which …
  • South Sudan: Solar Energy to Power Humanitarian Hub in Malakal by 2020 30 Apr 2019 10:35 Juba – Thanks to a new private sector collaboration linking Scandinavia to Sub-Saharan Africa, a Norwegian company will be helping the International Organization for Migration harness solar energy to power a significant part of its ongoing joint …
  • Photo Release: SHREIT 30 Apr 2019 08:55 Bangkok--30 Apr--MT Multimedia Mr. Chanitr Charnchainarong, (3rd from the left) Chairman and Independent Director Mr. James Lim (3rd from the right), Executive Director and Founder, Mr. Patan Somburanasin (2nd from the right), Managing Director and the …
  • Fact check: Did PM abuse in a rally in Patan? 22 Apr 2019 14:14 New Delhi. Gaurav Pandhi, Congress supporter as per his Twitter bio, tweeted a video of Prime Minister Narendra Modi talking at a rally accusing him of using a Hindi expletive. Pandhi, in his tweet, said, “What kind of language is this Mr. PM? Does it …
  • 'Patan Patola': a documentary on the creation of Patola saris 27 Mar 2019 08:59 The Patola saris are one of India’s finest and most recognisable weaves. Originating from Patan region in Gujarat, they have a rich heritage spanning back to the 12th century and today, are seen as heirloom pieces treasured by families and handloom …
  • Dalit teen tied to tree, beaten up in Gujarat’s Patan; hunt on for accused 23 Mar 2019 00:11 The incident reportedly took place on Monday when the boy had reached school to appear in the Class XII Board exam. (representational) Police in Gujarat’s Patan district have filed an FIR against two men who allegedly beat up a 17-year-old Dalit boy by …
  • Dalit teen tied to a tree, beaten by two men in Gujarat’s Patan district 22 Mar 2019 11:55 An incident of a 17-year-old Class XII Dalit student from Mehsana allegedly being tied to a tree and beaten by two persons in a farm field on March 18 afternoon has been reported from Gorad village of Chanasma taluka in Patan district. According to the FIR …
  • Reconstruction undergoing in Nepal's quake-stricken Patan Durbar Square 26 Jul 2018 05:30 People work at a reconstruction site of Patan Durbar Square in Lalitpur, Nepal, on July 25, 2018. Reconstruction process is undergoing in Patan Durbar Square as many temples were badly damaged in the earthquake in 2015. (Xinhua/Sunil Sharma)
  • Know where Emarson Patan is, anyone? 30 Mar 2018 19:16 SIBU: Family members of a crane operator, Emarson Patan Levis, are still looking for him, almost a month after he went missing on Feb 22. Emarson, 18, from Kapit, was working at a sawmill in Engkilo, and was staying at the factory’s quarters with his …
  • Tiger Shroff and Disha Patan’s Baaghi 2: Five reasons to watch the romantic actioner 29 Mar 2018 12:54 Written by Sampada Sharma | New Delhi | Updated: March 29, 2018 5:51 pm Tiger Shroff and Disha Patani starrer Baaghi 2 will hit screens on March 30. Baaghi 2, starring Tiger Shroff and Disha Patani, is all set to hit screens on March 30. A sequel to the …
  • Praktis sa Gilas wala patan-awi 12 Feb 2018 12:13 MAS gipahugtan sa Gilas Pilipinas ang ilang preparasyon sa paghiabot ni naturalized player Andray Blatche alang sa ilang umaabot nga engkuwentro batok sa gikahadlukang Australia Boomers alang sa Window 2 sa FIBA World Cup qualifiers. Kagahapon, …
  • Patan’s ‘Modi fans’, Dahod’s ‘change seekers’ vote today 14 Dec 2017 07:06
  • Gujarat elections: Patan-based Selvi family, guarding ancient craft since 12th century, says 'have little hope in any political party' 10 Dec 2017 17:08 By: PTI | Patan | Published: December 10, 2017 9:36 pm The Selvi family has gone to great lengths to preserve the craft — now showcased in the “Patan Patola Heritage” museum in the town, which documents the history of the textile, also known as the “mother …
  • Patan: Hardik Patel, aides get conditional bail in assault case 08 Sep 2017 16:53 By: PTI | Ahmedabad | Published:September 8, 2017 10:20 pm Hardik Patel (File Photo) Patel quota stir spearhead Hardik Patel and two of his close aides were granted conditional bail by the Patan district court in an assault and dacoity case registered …
  • Nepal's quake-stricken Patan Durbar Square under reconstruction 23 Aug 2017 01:53 A labour works at a reconstruction site of Patan Durbar Square in Lalitpur, Nepal, on Aug. 22, 2017. Reconstruction process is undergoing in Patan Durbar Square as many temples were badly damaged during the earthquake in year of 2015. (Xinhua/Sunil …
  • Patan Strategic ‘Route’ for Equipping Taliban 10 Aug 2017 09:34 (Last Updated On: August 10, 2017 11:57 am)The Taliban militants simply import their military equipment from Pakistan through the “De Enzerkay kandaw” valley in Patan district of Paktia province, said Afghan security forces stationed in the province. The …
  • Gujarat floods: Banaskantha, Patan get Rs 1,500 crore relief package 03 Aug 2017 17:24 AHMEDABAD: The Gujarat government today announced a special relief package of Rs 1,500 crore for the flood-affected Banaskantha and Patan districts. The announcement was made by Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, who spent five days in that region to get …
  • Gujarat floods: Banaskantha, Patan declared ‘disaster-affected’ 03 Aug 2017 11:47 By: PTI | Ahmedabad | Published:August 3, 2017 4:58 pm Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani visits flood affected areas of Banaskantha district on Sunday. PTI Photo  A week after torrential rains leading to flood wreaked havoc in north Gujarat, state …
  • Indian-origin youth shot at in AtlantaA 24-year-old man from Sundher village in Patan, Sameer Hasmukh Patel, was shot at in a departmental store late on Monday night in Atlanta, US. 13 Jun 2017 18:16
  • Five weddings bring joy for riot-hit families of Patan village 22 May 2017 02:13 Written by RITU SHARMA | Vadavali (patan) | Published:May 22, 2017 6:26 am Shabana Ahmed, Shaista Sipahi and Rashida Malek. Javed Raja Eighteen-year-old Shabana Ahmed Malek, like any other young woman, was excited about her new life, preparing for her …
  • Patan clash: Exams set to begin, children yet to return to village 09 Apr 2017 22:51 Written by RITU SHARMA | Ahmedabad | Published:April 10, 2017 4:09 am One person died and 20 were injured in the Patan clash. (Express Photo) Examinations begin next week, but many students from Vadavali village in Patan district are likely to stay away …
  • Patan collector terms Vadavali violence as ‘Hindu-Muslim riot’ 30 Mar 2017 00:04 Written by RITU SHARMA | Ahmedabad | Published:March 30, 2017 4:43 am AFTER a preliminary enquiry, the Patan district administration has termed the recent clash at Vadavali village as a ‘Hindu-Muslim riot’. In its report to the Gujarat revenue department, …
  • Thirteen arrested in Patan communal clash case 28 Mar 2017 00:21 A Thakore mob allegedly attacked Vagjipara with sharp weapons and guns and ransacked and looted homes, set houses, cattle yards and vehicles to fire. (Representational Image) TWO DAYS after the communal clash in Patan district, the police have arrested 13 …
  • Communal clash in Gujarat’s Patan: One killed in violence, cross FIRs filed; security stepped up 26 Mar 2017 12:56 By: PTI | Ahmedabad | Updated: March 26, 2017 5:45 pm Police have said that they have tightened security to avoid any further clash. (Express Photo) Security was today stepped up in the communal violence-hit Vadavali village in Patan district where one …
  • Communal clash in Patan: One killed in violence, cross FIRs filed; security stepped up 26 Mar 2017 09:52 By: PTI | Ahmedabad | Published:March 26, 2017 3:16 pm Police have said that they have tightened security to avoid any further clash. (Express Photo) Security was today stepped up in the communal violence-hit Vadavali village in Patan district where one …
  • Gujarat: 1 dead, 6 injured in communal clash in Patan district 26 Mar 2017 07:34 The violence had started following a minor fight between students of two communities, an official of Chanasana police station said. Ahmedabad: One person died and six others were injured in a communal clash at Vadavali village in Patan district of Gujarat …
  • Guj: One dead, six injured in communal clash in Patan district 25 Mar 2017 17:57 Top police officials rushed to the spot and the State Reserve Police (SRP) teams were deployed. The situation was now under control, police said. The violence started following a minor fight between students of two communities, an official of Chanasana …
  • Dilip Buildcon Ltd receives completion certificate for Jabalpur - Patan - Shahpura project 11 Mar 2017 06:01 Dilip Buildcon Ltd has received the Completion Certificate and declared fit for entry into operation w.e.f. 08th February, 2017, for the project of 'Jabalpur-Patan-Shahpura (SH-15 & SH-22A) Road, Total Length 38.842 Kms in the state of Madhya …
  • Hardik Patel resumes quota stir with rally in Patan 27 Jan 2017 21:19 Hardik Patel, President, Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) arrives with his supporters for a rally in Himmatnagar, Gujarat on Tuesday. (Source: PTI Photo/File) Leader of Patidar reservation stir Hardik Patel on Friday gave a fresh start to his …
  • Indian national killed in Patan bicycle accident 07 Jan 2017 14:44 KATHMANDU: An Indian national lost his life in a fatal bicycle fall in Kupondole of Lalitpur district on Saturday. Police have identified the deceased as 28-year-old Rakesh Sah of Raxaul in Bihar of India. Sah, who was seriously injured in the incident, …
  • Hot potato: PepsiCo drops all suits against Gujarat farmers 11 May 2019 10:33 AHMEDABAD: The controversial flurry of suits by US food and beverages giant PepsiCo against North Gujarat farmers, for growing a potato variety registered by it, ended on Friday with the company unconditionally withdrawing all cases from courts. The …