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  • Australian women notch up 25 not out September 22, 2021 10:31 am It all began on an insanely hot day at Vadodara. In front of a big crowd, Australia defeated India by eight wickets with nearly 18 overs to spare in the first Women’s ODI at the Reliance Cricket Stadium. That was on March 12, 2018. More than three years …
  • Crocodile knocks on Vadodara palace doors September 22, 2021 8:58 am
  • Fungus eating into historic gates September 22, 2021 1:03 am Vadodara: The ornate Laheripura Darwaja (gate) faced structural damage as the tin roof collapsed on Monday. But the historic over four-centuries-old gate that acts as an entrance to the walled city is facing biodeterioration for the past several decades. …
  • Crocodile knocks on Vadodara palace doors September 22, 2021 1:03 am An 8-foot-long crocodile at Laxmi Vilas Palace gate in VadodaraVadodara: The royal Gaekwads had an unexpected guest at their doorsteps late on Monday night. An adult crocodile had crawled up right to the ornate door of the Laxmi Vilas Palace at about 2am. …
  • Fuel added to fire in BCG-BBA tussle September 22, 2021 1:02 am Vadodara: In the tussle between itself and the Bar Council of Gujarat (BCG), the Baroda Bar Association (BBA) added more fuel to the fire when its president, Hasmukh Bhatt, shot off a letter to the BCG chairman informing it about adoption of new …
  • Rains inundate low-lying areas in Chhota Udepur September 22, 2021 1:02 am Water-logged area in Chhota UdepurVadodara: Several parts of Chhota Udepur district were inundated on Tuesday owing to incessant rainfall in the region for the past two days. On Tuesday, Bodeli received over 5 inches of rain in eight hours, while Jetpur …
  • ‘I was assaulted, threatened to stay silent about my rape’ September 22, 2021 1:02 am Vadodara: The law student, who filed a complaint of rape against a senior chartered accountant, has also alleged of being beaten up by the accused. The police will soon take the survivor’s statement under CrPC section 164 in presence of a magistrate. The …
  • Heavy rains lash Jambughoda September 22, 2021 1:02 am Vadodara: Heavy rains lashed parts of Panchmahal district on Tuesday with Jambughoda taluka witnessing the highest rainfall till Tuesday afternoon, followed by Halol. Jambughoda received around 6.4 inches of rainfall between 6am and 2pm on Tuesday after …
  • MLAs’ united rally over milk prices puts Vadodara BJP in a spot September 22, 2021 1:02 am Vadodara: An unprecedented crisis has hit the Vadodara disrict unit of the BJP with four MLAs from the party joining hands over affairs of the Baorda Dairy. The MLAs are seeking payment of difference in milk rates after procurement prices were raised …
  • Trade Setup: Nifty to consolidate a bit; trading range may be wider September 21, 2021 8:06 pm The domestic equity market was at its resilient best as it staged a remarkable recovery in Tuesday's session to close on a strong note. Nifty saw a jittery start to the day, spent the initial minutes of trade in a ranged manner and then slipped into …
  • Two years on, 22-year-old arrested for attacking parents with hammer, killing mom September 21, 2021 6:48 pm Nalasopara police arrested one Janmesh Pawar (22) in Kolkata, two years after the latter allegedly killed his mother and grievously injured his father. He was working as the manager of a hotel in the eastern metropolis. Police said that Janmesh used to …
  • Bentley Systems Announces Finalists for the 2021&nbsp Going Digital Awards in Infrastructure September 21, 2021 8:52 am (MENAFN- AETOSWire) EXTON, Pa.-Tuesday 21 September 2021 [ AETOS Wire ] (BUSINESS WIRE )-- Bentley Systems, Incorporated (Nasdaq:BSY), the infrastructure engineering software company, today announced the finalists for the 2021 Going Digital Awards in …
  • Bentley Systems Announces Finalists for the 2021 Going Digital Awards in Infrastructure September 21, 2021 1:56 am Bentley Systems Announces Finalists for the 2021 Going Digital Awards in Infrastructure Finalists Also Announced for the Student Future Infrastructure Star Challenge EXTON, Pa. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — September 20, 2021 — Bentley Systems, Incorporated (Nasdaq: …
  • 75% rise in daily Covid cases in Gujarat September 21, 2021 1:54 am Representative imageAHMEDABAD: After 500-day low daily tally at eight on Sunday, the state again recorded jump in Covid-19 with 14 new Covid cases on Monday, a rise of 75% in a day. With discharge of 17 patients, the active cases got reduced by 3 to 133. …
  • 242 from Vadodara clear CA inter September 20, 2021 11:44 pm Vadodara: The second wave of Covid-19 this year was a test of their lives for the family of Varzan Bavaadam. Varzan lost six relatives in pandemic but the serieis of tragedies did not deter him. Varzan is one of the 242 students from Vadodara who have …
  • Roof of Laheripura Gate collapses September 20, 2021 11:44 pm Vadodara: Built in 1558, the Laheripura Gate, most ornate of the city gates, stood the test of time for more than four centuries. But the restoration work carried out on the gate didn’t last even for five years. Neglect seems to have caught up with the …
  • Vadodara law student accuses CA, friend of rape September 20, 2021 11:44 pm Representative imageVADODARA: A 24-year-old law student of a private university has lodged a complaint of rape against a chartered accountant and an investor in his firm. The woman approached Gotri police on Sunday night and filed a complaint against CA …
  • Trade Setup: Nifty looking weak, but don't go for aggressive shorts yet September 20, 2021 6:33 pm The domestic equity market wasn’t spared from the negative technical trade setup of global markets on Monday. Following a weak overnight trade setup, Asian markets traded weak in the morning. Because of this, the Indian market too had a gap-down opening. …
  • Not vaccinated yet? THIS city won't allow you to board public transport, use other facilities September 20, 2021 10:42 am In a move that will motivate more people to get themselves vaccinated, the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) has from Monday banned those who have not been vaccinated against COVID-19 from using public facilities, like civic transport service and from …
  • World's largest expressway coming up in India, gets finish date: 7 points September 20, 2021 8:58 am (MENAFN- NewsIn.Asia) India, Sept 20 (LiveMint) – World’s largest expressway coming up in India. Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Friday said that the government is constructing the world’s longest highway – Delhi-Mumbai …
  • COVID-19 cases in Gujarat fall to single-digit for first time this year September 20, 2021 2:35 am Image Source : PTI A total of 15 patients were discharged on Sunday, taking the tally of recoveries in Gujarat to 8,15,505, leaving the state with 16 active cases.   For the first time in the last nine months, the number of COVID-19 cases in Gujarat …
  • Police chowki attacked during funeral procession September 19, 2021 11:50 pm Stones were hurled at the chowki in Patelwada during the funeral procession of the meat seller who allegedly killed himself in custodyVadodara: It panned out on expected lines but cops’ swift action on Sunday prevented an untoward incident from snowballing …
  • Rain-soaked devotees bid teary adieu to Ganesha September 19, 2021 11:50 pm Vadodara: Heavy rains and tight police security didn’t deter the festive spirit of thousands of devotees who thronged to bid Lord Ganesha adieu in the city on Sunday evening. The immersion processions started to roll from the afternoon onwards on the …
  • Trade Setup: Nifty looks in for some rangebound consolidation September 19, 2021 11:46 am Saturday's session saw Dalal Street come off its highs; the indices finally consolidated and ended with a modest loss. The market had seen a strong start to the day by opening positive and edging higher towards the afternoon trade. As Nifty marked a …
  • Vadodara: ‘Mentally ill’ man trespasses into Air Force stn September 19, 2021 7:37 am
  • Crypto craze catches on in small cities September 19, 2021 6:39 am Mumbai: Nirav Vyas, who works in a small accounting firm, now spends hours glued to a screen, closely tracking prices of bitcoin, ethereum, solana, cardano and dogecoin. “I have nearly doubled my crypto investments in the last two months. It is the best …
  • Vadodara cops prep up for peaceful, Covid-safe immersions September 19, 2021 1:10 am
  • Vadodara: ‘Mentally ill’ man trespasses into Air Force station September 19, 2021 1:10 am
  • Attempt to get regular MSU registrar September 19, 2021 1:10 am Vadodara: M S University has embarked on another exercise to get a regular registrar, the top administrative post in the university. It had recently conducted one round of interviews for selection of candidates. The report of the interview process will be …
  • Student chapter of SPE started September 19, 2021 1:10 am Vadodara: City-based Parul University (PU) has started a student chapter of Society of Petroleum Engineering (SPE). With this novel initiative, PU students will gain access to all programmes of SPE India chapter, attend various programmes of student …
  • Vadodara: Baby crocodile sighted in Navlakhi pond September 19, 2021 1:10 am
  • 11-year-old knocked dead by truck September 18, 2021 10:58 pm The truck, registered in Uttar Pradesh, abandoned by the driver on Ajwa Road in Vadodara on SaturdayVadodara: An 11-year-old boy, who was cycling with his friends on Saturday morning, died after being mowed down by a truck on Ajwa Road. According to police …
  • Dalal Street Week Ahead: Which sectors may lead market action, and which ones may lag September 18, 2021 1:11 pm As discussed in our earlier technical note, the Indian equity market has become grossly overbought, which is why it is largely expected to consolidate. However, in the first four days of the week gone by, Nifty put up a very strong show, as it kept on …
  • Delhi to Mumbai in just 13 hours: India to make world's longest expressway by March 2023 September 18, 2021 5:29 am Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Friday announced that the government is constructing the world's longest highway -- the Delhi-Mumbai Express Highway. The first phase from Delhi-Jaipur (Dausa)-Lalsot and Vadodara- …
  • Gadkari unveils Savli junction’s redevelopment September 18, 2021 12:02 am Vadodara: Union minister for road transport and highways Nitin Gadkari on Friday said that the Delhi-Mumbai Green expressway, coming up at an investment of Rs 1 lakh crore, is among the world’s biggest highway projects. Gadkari was in the city to kick off …
  • ‘Irregular attendance’ puts teacher in soup September 18, 2021 12:02 am Vadodara: Normally, a photograph with a minister is something that many boast about, especially on social media. But a primary teacher in Dahod district has landed in trouble after his photographs with newly inducted ministers Kuber Dindor and Nimisha …
  • Your Weekend Planner September 17: Jab we MET September 17, 2021 1:58 pm Dear Reader, A lot has happened this week - a lot - and we don't even know where to start. Somewhere not far from here, a captain that led their team to great heights has decided to step down and move on. The rest of us look up as we look forward. The …
  • Gujarat cabinet: CM Bhupendra Patel’s big balancing act September 17, 2021 3:03 am The brand new cabinet of chief minister Bhupendra Patel clearly had a stamp of south Gujarat strongman and state BJP president C R Paatil with seven MLAs from the region getting ministerial berths. With 2022 elections just 15 months away, the new CM tried …
  • Second in list of states with most cases pending trial September 17, 2021 12:50 am Vadodara: Gujarat again became the second state with most pendency of cases in the country in 2020. The National Crime Records Bureau’s (NCRB) report titled ‘Crime in India 2020’, released on Wednesday, reveals that last year over 13.7 lakh cases …
  • Row over custodial death of accused in beef ferrying case September 17, 2021 12:50 am Vadodara: A major row erupted in the wake of the custodial death of a man accused of ferrying cow meat in Godhra. While the police has claimed that the man took his own life, family members and Congress MLAs have sought a thorough probe in the matter. …
  • Subdued immersion processions amid tight security September 17, 2021 12:50 am Vadodara: For years, Ganesha idol immersion processions of Juni Ghadi Pol – one of the popular pandals in the old city – attracted thousands of devotees. But on Thursday, the fanfare was visibly subdued amid heavy cop bandobast. While a huge crowd had …
  • Vadodara: Cabinet rank for Barodian after 20 years September 17, 2021 12:50 am
  • Vadodara youngsters aim to free Jambughoda forests of plastic waste September 17, 2021 12:50 am A volunteer cleaning up plastic waste in Jambughoda sanctuaryVadodara: The next time you visit forests in Jambughoda and find the green space free of man-made ‘irresponsible waste’, don’t be surprised. Concerned over plastic waste ruining the forests and …
  • Bhupendra’s balancing act September 17, 2021 12:46 am Surat/Ahmedabad: The brand new Cabinet of chief minister Bhupendra Patel clearly had a stamp of south Gujarat strongman and state BJP president CR Paatil with as many as seven MLAs from the region got ministerial berths. With 2022 elections just 15 …
  • Postpone Ayush PG entrance, say docs peeved by exam centre mess September 17, 2021 12:45 am Nagpur: More than 9,000 Ayush PG aspirants in Maharashtra are up in arms against the National Testing Agency (NTA) over the mess in allotment of exam venues for the Ayush Post Graduate Entrance Test (AIAPGET). Now, they are demanding that the NTA and the …
  • ‘15 projects in pipeline to decongest Delhi roads’ September 16, 2021 11:48 pm Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Thursday said his Ministry has been working on 15 projects worth ₹53,000 crore to reduce traffic congestion and pollution in Delhi. He was speaking at a function at Lohtaki village here as …
  • After CM change, all-new ministry for Gujarat; 7 OBCs, 7 Patidars in September 16, 2021 8:01 pm CALLING IT a “democratic experiment”, the BJP Thursday ushered in an entirely new ministry in Gujarat, replacing all the existing names, just over a year ahead of the Assembly elections in the state. Only three in the government of Chief Minister Bhupendra …
  • Gujarat's brand new cabinet: Reasons why BJP opted for fresh faces September 16, 2021 6:54 pm A brand new team has taken over the reins in Gujarat, with not just a new chief minister but an entire cabinet that's fresh. Out of the 24 inducted on Thursday, 21 have become ministers for the first time. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) confidently …
  • A new-look Gujarat BJP ministry dominated by first-timers September 16, 2021 6:37 pm Making a clean break from his predecessor Vijay Rupani's ministers, Gujarat CM Bhupendra Patel on Thursday inducted 24 members in his new-look council of ministers, 10 of them of cabinet rank. As many as 21 of them have become ministers for the first …
  • Delhi-Mumbai Expressway to reduce travel time to 12 hours | Key details you need to know September 16, 2021 4:14 pm  Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari and Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Thursday reviewed the progress of the Delhi-Mumbai Expressway (DME) covering the States of Delhi, Haryana, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat …
  • Trade Setup: Nifty50 not showing any tiredness, yet tread cautiously September 16, 2021 3:53 pm The domestic equity market traded much stronger than expected on the day of weekly options expiry on Thursday. The indices not only stayed resilient compared with their global peers, but went on to add incremental gains to end at yet another lifetime high …
  • Nitin Gadkari: Delhi-Mumbai Expressway to reduce travel time between two cities to 12 hours September 16, 2021 12:07 pm Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Thursday said the 1380-km eight-lane Delhi-Mumbai Expressway — passing through Delhi, Haryana, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat — will reduce travel time between the cities to 12-12.5 …
  • ‘People need to pay to enjoy good services’: Nitin Gadkari on tolls on highways September 16, 2021 9:05 am People need to pay if they want good services, like better roads, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said on Thursday while answering queries about toll charges on National Highways. “Agar air-conditioned hall mein karyakram karna hoga toh kiraya dena hoga. …
  • Gujarat Speaker Rajendra Trivedi resigns hours before swearing-in of new Cabinet September 16, 2021 6:27 am Gujarat Assembly Speaker Rajendra Trivedi resigned from his post on Thursday morning, hours ahead of the swearing-in ceremony of the new Cabinet of ministers under Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel. Trivedi, who is the MLA from Raopura in Vadodara, submitted …
  • 1,000 in Vadodara to take JEE advanced September 16, 2021 2:54 am
  • 2020 saw least incidents of petty crimes in 21st century September 16, 2021 12:46 am Vadodara: As Gujaratis remained locked up in their houses for a greater part of 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic, it proved to be the safest period for their properties in the 21st century. Only half of thefts, burglaries, robberies and dacoities were …
  • VMC to get Rs 167cr towards land for bullet train project September 16, 2021 12:46 am Vadodara: Cash-strapped Vadodara Municipal Corporation (VMC) will receive Rs 167.60crore from the National High Speed Rail Corporation Ltd (NHSRCL) towards land that will be acquired for the bullet train project. NHSRCL is set to acquire land from VMC on …
  • Conman dupes senior citizen of Rs 2 lakh in bank September 16, 2021 12:46 am Vadodara: A 63-year-old resident of New VIP Road and a retired employee of Bank of Baroda (BoB), lost Rs 2 lakh to a conman inside a bank near Mandvi. Victim Bhaskar Suthar has registered a complaint of cheating against an unidentified man at City police …
  • Three farmers electrocuted in Chhota Udepur September 16, 2021 12:46 am Vadodara: Three farmers who had erected electric fences at their farm to prevent pigs from entering died of electrocution on touching the fence on Tuesday in Chhota Udepur district. Police suspect the farmers Raju Baria (47), his 22-year-old son Sanjay and …
  • 1,000 in Vadodara to take JEE advanced September 16, 2021 12:46 am
  • Trade Setup: Nifty drags its support higher, MACD shows directional consensus September 15, 2021 6:15 pm The domestic equity market continued to solidly outperform its global peers; and Nifty and Sensex once again surged and ended at new lifetime highs on Wednesday. Nifty saw a stable start to the day, marked its day’s low point in the opening minutes and …
  • BharatPe launches 'BharatPe Lagao, World Cup Jao' contest September 15, 2021 4:12 pm New Delhi [India], September 15 (ANI/NewsVoir): Keeping up with its endeavour to empower small merchants, BharatPe, India's leading fintech Company for merchants, has rolled out an innovative contest for its merchant partners called 'BharatPe …
  • Home interiors startup Shadez raises over $200K in Pre-Series A round September 15, 2021 9:38 am MUMBAI : Home Interiors startup Shadez has raised more than $200,000 in pre-Series A round led by Inflection Point Ventures, an angel investment platform. The funds raised will be used for entering metros such as Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, and Ahmedabad by …
  • Shadez raises $200K in pre-series A round led by Inflection Point Ventures September 15, 2021 8:35 am Home interiors startup Shadez has raised over $200,000 in a pre-Series A round led by Inflection Point Ventures, one of India’s largest angel investment platforms. The funds raised will be used for entering metros like Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi and …
  • Lindström launches Sterilizable/ Autoclavable Cleanroom Goggle Washing Service in India September 15, 2021 8:04 am Lindström expands its service offerings to Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnology Industry by Introducing Sterilizable/ Autoclavable Cleanroom Goggle Washing Service PUNE, MAHARASHTRA, INDIA, September 15, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- Lindström …
  • Vadodara: How colour of cow’s tail became legal dispute September 15, 2021 4:44 am
  • Vadodara: Insurance company fails to make head or tail of cow’s colour, loses case September 15, 2021 2:36 am
  • Rajdhani Express halts 25 minutes from Vadodara to help injured crocodile! September 15, 2021 2:36 am The eight-foot long crocodile died after being hit by the train near KarjanVadodara: A crocodile in pain can throw even the superfast Rajdhani Express off its timetable. And it so happened early on Tuesday morning, when the premium train heading from …
  • Pension office removes ‘no shorts’ notice September 15, 2021 2:36 am The notice stated that pensioners and visitors shouldn’t enter the office wearing bermudas or half pantsVadodara: The Pension Payment Office in Vadodara has taken down the notice that barred visitors and pensioners from wearing half-pants or bermuda pants. …
  • Assam govt and NDDB to form SPV September 15, 2021 2:36 am Vadodara: The National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) and Assam government will form a special purpose vehicle (SPV) to promote dairying in Assam. Officiating chairman of NDDB Meenesh Shah presented Assam’s dairy development roadmap before Assam chief …
  • Vaccination gains momentum as Covishield supply resumes in Vadodara September 15, 2021 2:36 am
  • Two batter pregnant dog with baseball bat September 14, 2021 11:04 pm Vadodara: Two persons who flogged a pregnant dog in Salatwada area and also dragged it on the road were booked on Monday for their cruelty. According to police, the two accused Sachin Rawal and Dhruvesh alias Digu Rawal had attacked the dog on September 2 …
  • Teacher knocked down by tanker dies September 14, 2021 11:04 pm Vadodara: A teacher died after a tanker mowed him down in Nandesari early on Tuesday morning. The deceased Parimal Thakkar (54) was returning home on his motorcycle after giving tuitions near Nandesari when the accident happened. Eye-witnesses told police …
  • Gujarat on red alert as extremely heavy rainfall predicted September 14, 2021 6:37 pm A red alert was sounded in Gujarat for Wednesday as many parts of the state are expected to receive heavy to extremely heavy rains over the next two to three days, as the monsoon, in its end phase, gets vigorous phase over the western coast. After rain …
  • Trade Setup: Nifty may test 17,450; but stay cautious, protect profits September 14, 2021 5:16 pm The domestic equity market continued to consolidate for the sixth day in a row on Tuesday, as Nifty ended the day with minor gains. The market saw a positive start to the session as Nifty opened higher and formed an intraday high point in the first hour of …
  • NDRF deploys 20 teams in Gujarat after heavy rainfall September 14, 2021 10:40 am The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) on Tuesday said that it has deployed 20 teams across Gujarat to tackle flooding due to heavy rainfall in many parts of the state. According to the NDRF officials, the teams have been stationed in Morbi, Gandhi …
  • 48 new dengue cases detected in Vadodara September 14, 2021 8:27 am
  • IAF, NDRF deployed as rains claim three lives in Gujarat September 13, 2021 7:51 pm Torrential rains lashed Gujarat’s Saurashtra region on Monday leading to floods in Rajkot and Jamnagar districts. Over 100 talukas across the State received moderate to heavy rains in the through the day. “A woman and two men drowned after their cars were …
  • Trade Setup: Doji on Nifty charts is a sign of caution; protect profits September 13, 2021 6:13 pm Yet another day, and yet another session of a resilient performance and consolidation from the Indian equity market. In contrast to weaker global technical setup, the Indian market put up a strong show and continued to consolidate, instead of showing any …
  • Kalyan: PWD engineer demands Rs 5 lakh bribe from land owner affected in Mumbai-Vadodara highway project, held September 13, 2021 5:29 pm
  • Gujarat rains: Three dead, several relocated in Saurashtra; NDRF, SDRF teams deployed September 13, 2021 3:41 pm By PTI AHMEDABAD: Heavy rains battered parts of Gujarat's Saurashtra region on Monday, leading to the deaths of three people in Rajkot and Jamnagar as rivers overflowed and low-lying areas got flooded, prompting the authorities to issue alerts and …
  • At least three dead after heavy rain lashes Gujarat; NDRF rescuing stranded people September 13, 2021 2:21 pm At least three persons died and three others, including a businessman, were reported missing as torrential rains lashed parts of Gujarat on Monday, leaving many low-lying areas inundated and people stranded. National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) …
  • Chemical co's shares plunge on Gujarat pollution board's order to close mfg unit September 13, 2021 4:26 am Chemical manufacturing company Chemcon Specialty Chemicals on Saturday informed in an exchange filing that the company has received a communication from the Gujarat Pollution Control Board (GPCB) for its manufacturing plant situated in Vadodara, Gujarat …
  • Wife of man accused of torturing her refutes allegations September 13, 2021 12:18 am Vadodara: In a new twist, a woman, whose husband was accused of torturing her by forcing her to cut her skin using a blade, told police that the allegations weren’t true and she is happy with him. The woman refuted all allegations against her husband …
  • 5 love-related deaths shake tribal beliefs and customs September 13, 2021 12:18 am Vadodara: Since March this year, at least five incidents of suicides or attempts to kill selves by young tribal couples believed to be in love have left many deeply surprised on how the outside world is adversely impacting the tribal-dominated customs and …
  • Vadodara: MS University to hold common mock test for BBA, BCom (honours) aspirants September 13, 2021 12:18 am
  • Longest prime number places MSU computer engg among top discoverers September 13, 2021 12:18 am Vadodara: A computer engineering graduate from M S University’s Faculty of Technology and Engineering (FTE) has become the second person from the country to discover one of the longest probable prime (PRP) number. Jainam Shah, a BE (computer science) has …
  • Bhupendra Patel, BJP’s surprise choice for Gujarat CM September 12, 2021 11:35 pm When Vijay Rupani headed to the Raj Bhavan to submit his resignation as Chief Minister at the instruction of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) high command on Saturday, many party leaders and workers, and media persons, began speculating immediately on the …
  • Vadodara city getting closer to 100% 1st dose coverage September 12, 2021 8:11 am
  • Man kills son over land dispute in Vadodara September 12, 2021 1:30 am Representative imageVADODARA: Fight over ancestral land turned ugly when a 55-year-old man hacked his son to death in cold blood with an axe in Kotambi village of Waghodiya taluka on Friday midnight. The man allegedly bore a grudge after he had been …
  • Trader resold mortgaged, sold plots in Vadodara September 12, 2021 1:30 am Vadodara: A trader living in Sama was cheated by two people who sold him 10 plots already under mortgage in Sokhda and had been sold by the duo to someone else. Police said that complainant Vijay Sharma had actually shown readiness to buy the mortgaged …
  • Vadodara: Crocodile found in immersion pond September 12, 2021 1:30 am
  • Vadodara city getting closer to 100% 1st dose coverage September 11, 2021 10:46 pm Vadodara: If the official records are an indication, the city is nearing 100% coverage of the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine. But the data seems to be far away from the number of adults in the city if one were to consider the voters’ lists. Sources in the …
  • At 900 cases, Vadodara in grip of dengue September 11, 2021 7:02 am
  • Vadodara: Pension office ‘prohibits’ entry in shorts, bermuda September 11, 2021 4:12 am
  • Pension office ‘prohibits’ entry in shorts, bermuda in Vadodara September 11, 2021 2:18 am Vadodara: No matter how important your work is, if you are not dressed ‘appropriately’ you won’t be allowed to enter the Pension Payment Office in Kuber Bhavan, Vadodara. Here visitors wearing bermuda pants or half pants are barred from entering the office …
  • At 900 cases, Vadodara in grip of dengue September 10, 2021 11:17 pm CapVadodara: Dengue surge continues unabated in the city with around 40 number of cases being reported every day since the past few days. The total number of dengue cases in the city is nearing 900 so far. Dengue started to sting the city in June when the …
  • Man strangles grandmother in Vadodara September 10, 2021 2:04 am
  • Ganesha pandals stick to size guidelines, small idols in Vadodara September 10, 2021 2:04 am Ganesha idol at Ellora parkVadodara: When the devotees walk into the Ganesh pandals this year, they won’t be welcomed by the sight of huge idols or glitzy decorations. For years authorities and environment activists failed to convince pandal organizers to …
  • In ‘dry’ Gujarat, Vadodara man openly offers liquor September 9, 2021 8:09 pm A ‘bootlegger’ from Gujarat’s Vadodara, in a video that has gone viral, can be heard saying that he could provide liquor to anyone in the state where prohibition has long been in place, thus mocking the state government. The person also claimed the …
  • Gujarat cabinet: CM Bhupendra Patel’s big balancing act September 17, 2021 3:03 am The brand new cabinet of chief minister Bhupendra Patel clearly had a stamp of south Gujarat strongman and state BJP president C R Paatil with seven MLAs from the region getting ministerial berths. With 2022 elections just 15 months away, the new CM tried …
  • Bhupendra’s balancing act September 17, 2021 12:46 am Surat/Ahmedabad: The brand new Cabinet of chief minister Bhupendra Patel clearly had a stamp of south Gujarat strongman and state BJP president CR Paatil with as many as seven MLAs from the region got ministerial berths. With 2022 elections just 15 …
  • A new-look Gujarat BJP ministry dominated by first-timers September 16, 2021 6:37 pm Making a clean break from his predecessor Vijay Rupani's ministers, Gujarat CM Bhupendra Patel on Thursday inducted 24 members in his new-look council of ministers, 10 of them of cabinet rank. As many as 21 of them have become ministers for the first …
  • Heavy rainfall lead to waterlogging in parts of Delhi September 11, 2021 10:39 am New Delhi [India], September 11 (ANI): Several areas, including the Delhi airport, were waterlogged after heavy rain lashed the national capital on Saturday. Heavy rainfall and consequent waterlogging have disrupted the normal, everyday life in various …
  • Chair to be set up at BHU honouring Tamil poet Subramaniam Bharti: PM September 11, 2021 10:25 am (MENAFN - IANS) Gandhinagar, Sep 11 (IANS) Paying tributes to Tamil poet Subramaniam Bharti on his 100 birth anniversary, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that there will be a special chair set up at the Banaras Hindu University (BHU) to …
  • Low-pressure area forms signalling monsoon revival September 6, 2021 10:17 am A low-pressure area has formed over North-West and adjoining West-Central Bay of Bengal off the South Odisha-North Andhra Pradesh coasts this (Monday) morning. India Meteorological Department (IMD) said that the monsoon-boosting ‘low’ will travel towards …
  • Texel Industries Ltd to start commercial operations of its 10,080 MT Geosynthetics Products facility at Kheda September 4, 2021 9:09 am (MENAFN - Cold Coco Consultancy) Ahmedabad, September 3 2021: Texel Industries Ltd, established in 1989 and having more than three decades of experience in the technical textiles expects to start commercial operations of its 10,080 MT facility for …
  • Texel Industries to raise ₹12.49 cr from rights issue September 3, 2021 1:05 pm Geosynthetic textile products maker, Texel Industries is looking to raise up to ₹12.49 crore from its rights issue. The issue which opened for subscription on August 31 will close on September 14. The company plans to issue up to 31,22,398 partly paid-up …
  • Gujarat job claims: It is Vijay Rupani's data vs Legislative Assembly data August 29, 2021 5:40 pm Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, while presiding over a function in Surat on the occasion of Rojgar Divas on August 6, 2021, said the state government had provided more than 200,000 government jobs in the past five years. In the same release that …
  • Citizens cannot be externed for raising their grievance against govt: Gujarat HC August 27, 2021 1:29 pm Quashing the police's externment order against the organiser of an anti-CAA protest, the Gujarat High Court observed that citizens cannot be externed for raising their grievance against the government. Justice Paresh Upadhyay on Thursday set aside an …
  • 3,000 villagers in UP attend "Tehraveen" of Babuji, the bull August 23, 2021 2:08 pm By IANS August 23, 2021 13:26 IST Kashmir's Arhan Bagati is world's youngest Dy Chef-De-Mission at Tokyo Paralympics It was an occasion with a difference when over 3,000 people gathered to attend the 'tehraveen' (13-day post death ritual) …
  • Ahd: Five accused of driving businessman to kill self August 20, 2021 8:29 am Based on her complaint, Navrangpura police filed a complaint of abetment to suicide against the five men. (Representative image)AHMEDABAD: A Navrangpura resident jumped into Narmada canal and ended his life allegedly after five men, who were occupying his …
  • Modi’s hard work behind youths winning medals at Olympics: Devusinh Chauhan August 17, 2021 4:00 pm Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s hard work of four to five years was behind youths like Neeraj Chopra getting gold medal in Olympics, Union Minister of State for Communications Devusinh Chauhan said on Tuesday. Chauhan was addressing a public gathering in …
  • The Elephant :: Travel by S Balakrishnan August 15, 2021 3:10 am The Elephant S Balakrishnan * Elephant is a loveable creature despite its big size. Who said big is not beautiful ? Elephant is magical; and it is unique because of its trunk which no other animal has. While it is for the experts to mouth statistics and …
  • Water released from Kadana dam August 12, 2021 2:06 am Water will be released from the dam for the next 15 daysVadodara: To facilitate irrigation in the wake of the extended dry spell in central Gujarat, 3,000 cusec water is being released from the Kadana dam. The dam is amongst the largest in central Gujarat …
  • Covid-19: Cases increase, active cases in Ahd at 61 August 11, 2021 3:12 am Nine districts have zero active cases, whereas only the four major districts have more than 10 active cases.AHMEDABAD: The state on Tuesday added 21 new Covid-19 cases, a 10.5% increase compared to Monday. Discharges also rose, by 41% from 17 to 24 in the …
  • Farmers worried due to dry spell, no rain in sight till aug 15 August 10, 2021 2:20 am With the dry spell in the state likely to stretch till this weekend, at the peak of the monsoon season, farmers, especially in Saurashtra, are worried about crops getting affected as dams and groundwater sources to irrigate their crops have not been …
  • Closure: In dead files, Gujarat cops find the missing August 9, 2021 10:22 am Representative imageAHMEDABAD: When a team of Anand police approached a family in Sarsa – about 19km from Anand town – with the photograph of a woman, the family was in for a shock. The 61-year-old woman, mother of the family head, had been missing since …
  • Covid cases spike 31% in a day, active cases up in Guj August 9, 2021 3:25 am Picture used for representational purpose onlyAHMEDABAD: A day after the state had recorded active cases below 200 after 16 months, the daily cases recorded a spike of 31%, rising from 19 on Saturday to 25 on Sunday. On the other hand, the discharges went …
  • Torn between poverty and bonded labour, these children find no solace in laws either August 2, 2021 1:06 pm Date: 7/4/2014 I, Ghevaram, son of Ramaji Rebari, a resident of Lapod village in Sumerpur tehsil of Pali district, have decided to pay Rs 1,700 a month to Shivlal’s son. I have delivered Rs 20,000, Rs 5,000 and Rs 20,500 to Shivlal’s home. Little …
  • NRG in Sydney digs pond in Kheda village July 30, 2021 2:24 am
  • Exclusive: Man walks to Supreme Court from Uttar Pradesh to win 'honour' back July 29, 2021 6:12 am Jul 29, 2021, 09:35AM ISTSource: TNNThe PhD scholar is covering a distance of over 200km on foot to reach the apex court with a petition to “reclaim his honour” after his name figured, inaccurately, on a list of thousand people allegedly converted to Islam …
  • A Hindu Man Is Marching 200 Km To SC Just To Prove He Hasn't Converted To Islam July 29, 2021 5:48 am It's a long and lonely journey in the midst of rain and long stretches of deserted roads from Saharanpur in UP to the Supreme Court in Delhi for Praveen Kumar. According to a report in TOI, the PhD scholar is travelling more than 200 km by foot to …
  • Vaccination drive at Kwakta ward 7, Bishnupur :: UCOBID July 27, 2021 1:03 am Vaccination drive at Kwakta ward 7, Bishnupur July 26, 2021 Vaccination drive at Kwakta ward 7, Bishnupur Ngashi Kwakta ward 7 community hall da Vaccination kapanabagi CMO Bishnupur na thokhiba ordergi matunginna vaccine kapnabagi maphamda kaptana attopa …
  • VV Nagar library shows vision for blind people July 20, 2021 11:16 pm The library has collection of 2.65 lakh books and reading materialVadodara: Prof Prateek Ashwin Shah, a visually-impaired teacher at Sojitra college, so far used to rely on limited literature that was available in Braille language for his PhD studies. But …
  • After mass promotion, Gujarat faces deficit of classrooms for Class 11 students July 19, 2021 1:35 am EVEN AS the Gujarat government plans to restart classes for students of Class 11, the state Education Department is staring at a huge deficit of classrooms to accommodate nearly 80,000 students. The shortage has arisen following mass promotion of Class 10 …
  • Success of India’s dairy sector is not just thanks to private players July 13, 2021 12:20 am Ashok Gulati and Ayushi Khurana (G&K hereafter) compile the many visible indicators of the growth and importance of the milk economy in their article (‘Let the market work‘, IE, July 5). These include the quantum of production, rate of growth, share in …
  • Locals renew demand for Arnej-Tarapur railway line July 10, 2021 11:52 pm Vadodara/ Anand: Residents in Central Gujarat have renewed their demand for setting up 45km Arnej-Tarapur railway line that can shorten travel time between Saurashtra-Kutch and south Gujarat. The Arnej-Tarapur railway line proposal is one of the oldest …
  • From turning weak co-ops to economic gains, Shah knows it all July 10, 2021 6:08 am Union Home Minister Amit Shah is no stranger to the co-operative sector –– an area which has taught him valuable lessons in political strategising and the power it has in establishing a connect with the rural hinterland and the resultant political …
  • Cabinet expansion likely to soothe concerns of Patels, Kolis, Thakors July 9, 2021 3:27 am Patels, Kolis, Thakors and tribals have been demanding a chief minister from their community, but Wednesday’s Cabinet reshuffle has ensured a representation for all. While the Thakors got their representation in Debusinh Chauhan, the Kolis got Mahendra …
  • Uttar Pradesh: Man found hanging in temple July 8, 2021 11:42 am (Representative image)MUZAFFARNAGAR: In a suspected case of suicide, a 40-year-old man was found hanging in a temple in a village here, police said on Wednesday. On Tuesday evening, Naresh Kumar's body was found hanging in Jaharvir temple of Bhup Kheda …
  • Cabinet reshuffle: 2 ex-Congress leaders – Rane & Scindia – take oath as Cabinet ministers July 8, 2021 11:18 am New Delhi, July 7 (IANS): In his first term, Modi persisted with around 58 ministers in the Council of Ministers when the slogan was “Minimum Government, Maximum Governance”. More or less, this number has persevered although now with 43 new members, the …
  • All you need to know about newly-inducted ministers in Narendra Modi's cabinet July 8, 2021 7:17 am By Express News Service Mansukh Mandaviya and Anurag Thakur will be the new ministers for Health and Information and Broadcasting respectively replacing Harsh Vardhan and Prakash Javedekar who were among the 12 dropped in the revamped Union Cabinet on …
  • Cabinet expansion: Eye on Assembly polls, a fifth of new ministers from UP July 7, 2021 10:02 pm THE POLITICAL prospects of the Bharatiya Janata Party in states where Assembly elections are scheduled next year seem to have weighed heavily as Prime Minister Narendra Modi undertook a massive makeover and expansion of his Council of Ministers. Seven new …
  • In ‘biggest representation to Gujarat’, Narendra Modi balances caste, regional equations July 7, 2021 10:02 pm Written by PARIMAL DABHI, Gopal Kateshiya | Ahmedabad/rajkot | Updated: July 8, 2021 3:16:56 am GUJARAT got its largest representation in the central ministry with Prime Minister Narendra Modi working out a fine math to induct new colleagues, while …
  • Who's who in PM Modi's new cabinet; new Union ministers' profile and portfolios [see list] July 7, 2021 8:30 pm PM Modi's new cabinet is younger, qualified, experienced and diverse The much-anticipated Cabinet reshuffle concluded with some new and old ministers taking oath to office on Thursday. In the new Council of Ministers, there are four former Chief …
  • Reshuffle adds techno-managerial heft to Modi govt July 7, 2021 5:50 pm The massive Union Cabinet reshuffle on Wednesday bears the techno-managerial imprint of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. In his first term, Modi persisted with around 58 ministers in the Council of Ministers when the slogan was “Minimum Government, Maximum …
  • Modi Cabinet Expansion 2021: Full list of 43 ministers July 7, 2021 4:03 pm In a mega cabinet expansion, 43 leaders took oath as ministers in the Modi government 2.0 on Wednesday. Jyotiraditya Scindia, Pashupati Kumar Paras, Bhupender Yadav, Anupriya Patel, Shobha Karandlaje, Meenakshi Lekhi, Ajay Bhatt, Anurag Thakur among others …
  • GI certified Bhalia wheat from Gujarat shipped to Kenya, Lanka July 7, 2021 2:57 pm The first shipment of Geographical Indication (GI) certified Bhalia variety of wheat was exported on Wednesday to Kenya and Sri Lanka from Gujarat. The GI certified wheat has high protein content and is sweet in taste. The crop is grown mostly across Bhal …
  • Indian Muslim Leader Slams RSS Chief, Says 'Hinduism Spreading Hatred' July 5, 2021 10:20 am India 07:21 GMT 05.07.2021Get short URL Addressing an event organised by the RSS minority wing, Muslim Rashtriya Manch, Mohan Bhagwat said: "If a Hindu says that no Muslim should live in the country, then he is not a Hindu. The cow is a holy animal …
  • Moga Police bust another KTF module; three held with weapons July 4, 2021 6:39 pm The Moga Police on Sunday said they had arrested three people from near Smalsar and claimed to have busted another module allegedly linked with Canada-based Khalistan Tiger Force (KTF). Those arrested have been identified as Yadvinder Singh alias Yadi, a …
  • Over 50 cases of water-borne diseases, Vadodara civic body denies Cholera outbreak July 3, 2021 7:02 pm With over 50 cases of water-borne diseases detected in the old city area of Vadodara and several complaints of gastro-enteritis, vomitting and diarrhea, fear of a Cholera outbreak has gripped many parts of the city. The Vadodara Municipal Corporation (VMC …
  • Gujarat: Sowing sluggish as 10 dists record deficit rain June 27, 2021 10:25 pm SOWING OF Kharif crop has been sluggish this season as around one-third of the state’s 33 districts have recorded deficient rainfall, with Saurashtra running the largest arrears. Farmers have completed sowing in just 6.89 lakh hectare (lh) or around eight …
  • Missing girl’s body found in well with strangulation marks June 25, 2021 11:03 pm Done/ALVI Kanpur: The body of a ten-year-old girl, missing since June 20, was found with strangulation marks in a well at a village under Purwa police station area of Unnao district late Thursday night. According to police, she was molested before …
  • Orphaned by Covid, now spurned for no proof June 25, 2021 2:52 am Lucknow: Saumya Singh, 17, eldest among three siblings, dreamt of becoming a scientist, but her world turned upside down when the second pandemic wave snatched away her father, the sole bread earner of the family. Hope flickered for a while after UP …
  • Eve-teaser ‘bathed’ in urine, paraded with a garland of shoes in Bhilwara June 24, 2021 7:57 am Jun 24, 2021, 10:49AM ISTSource: TOI.inA man accused of eve-teasing was caught by the villagers in Bhilawar district of Rajasthan. He was forced to wear garland of shoes and ‘bathe’ with urine at Thalio Ka Kheda. He was thrshed by the locals and paraded in …
  • 10% rise in Sarus crane numbers in Anand, Kheda June 22, 2021 9:11 am The Sarus crane count of 2021 was done with the active participation of 35 Rural Sarus Protection Group volunteers, five from Voluntary Nature Conservancy, teachers from various schools, the officials of social forestry division of Nadiad, and other …
  • Gujarat transfers 77 IAS officer in major reshuffle June 19, 2021 9:56 pm In a major reshuffle in the bureaucracy, the Gujarat government Saturday transferred 77 IAS officers which included district collectors, municipal commissioners and managing directors of electricity distribution companies. Anju Sharma, a 1991-batch officer …
  • In major reshuffle, Gujarat transfers 77 IAS officers June 19, 2021 6:21 pm In a major reshuffle in the bureaucracy, the Gujarat government has transferred as many as 77 Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officers including a principal secretary, municipal commissioners and several district collectors. In a notification, the …
  • Heavy rains in Gujarat, Anand gets 173 mm in 4 hours June 19, 2021 9:03 am Heavy showers lashed almost all parts of Gujarat inundating many areas in Anand and Surat districts, which affected the normal lives of the people. Just within a couple of days, the state has received about 6 per cent of the average rainfall. Rains have …
  • Residents in India's 'Marble City' Jabalpur Hug Trees to Save 150-Year-Old Nature Reserve June 15, 2021 5:58 am India 04:30 GMT 15.06.2021Get short URL In April, Global Forest Watch revealed that India lost more than 38,000 hectares of tropical forest between 2019 and 2020, slashing the country’s tree covering by 14 percent. Over the past few months, several …
  • Double-decker bus rams tempo, 16 killed June 9, 2021 1:05 am Mangked remians of the tempo after the accident in Sachendi area of the city on TuesdayKanpur: At least 16 people died and four others sustained critical injuries when a private double-decker bus collided head-on with a tempo on the highway near Ratan …
  • Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation studying Covishield efficacy among its health workers: official June 8, 2021 5:20 pm The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) is carrying out a study to understand the efficacy of Covid-19 vaccine, Covishield, among its health workers who have received either one dose or both the doses and were not infected with the virus till date. The …
  • 3 more held for murder of gym trainer in Hry June 7, 2021 1:48 pm Police had maintained that the incident was a fallout of old enmity. (Representational Image)CHANDIGARH: The Haryana Police has arrested three more people in connection with the killing of a 27-year-old gym trainer, who was attacked by a group of 15 men …
  • Strong wind, heavy rains take North Gujarat by surprise June 4, 2021 1:11 am Standing crops in number of villages were damaged due to heavy rain and windPalanpur: Heavy rain accompanied by strong winds took north Gujarat districts by surprise on Wednesday night. The pounding continued during the early hours of Thursday. The …
  • Poverty, stigma behind bodies floating in India’s Ganges river June 2, 2021 7:41 am Lucknow, India – Virendra Kumar, a resident of Ajrayal Kheda village in Unnao district, about 520 kilometres (323 miles) from India’s capital New Delhi, says he had to bury the dead body of his son on the banks of the Ganges river instead of cremating him. …
  • Covid-19: Superstitions, traditions fuelling spread in rural Rajasthan May 30, 2021 6:38 am Ajmer, May 30 ((IANS/101Reporters) Unfazed by the increasing spread of Covid-19 and related deaths, the rural folks in Rajasthan are relying on superstitions and crude practices of quackery, instead of health experts and medical help. Worse still, many …
  • Bhojpuri actor & kingpin, named in 72 FIRs, arrested May 29, 2021 12:23 am Lucknow: Police on Friday arrested gangster and Bhojpuri actor Lallu Yadav, and 17 of his accomplices in Baburia Kheda village of Kakori. ACP, Kakori, Ashutosh Kumar said Lallu had as many as 72 FIRs lodged against him, including four of murder and seven …
  • Jewar: Plot allotments to project-hit families over May 26, 2021 12:08 am Greater Noida: The Yamuna Expressway Authority has completed the last allotment of some 243 plots to the displaced families of Dayantpur Kheda village in the township being set up in Jewar Bangar in lieu of their land acquired for the upcoming Jewar …
  • Bird flu, cyclone, lockdowns take a toll on poultry sector May 21, 2021 4:35 pm With cyclone Tauktae in the West, aviation influenza in the North and local shutdowns in the South, things could not have gone any worsethan this for the Indian poultry industry. This is the third time in the last 14 months that the poultry industry is …
  • Cyclone Tauktae: 53 killed in Gujarat, PM Modi announces Rs 1,000-crore package May 19, 2021 11:17 pm WITH 53 people killed in Gujarat as Cyclone Tauktae left a trail of destruction across several districts in the state, and damages estimated at over Rs 3,000 crore, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday conducted an aerial survey of the affected areas and …
  • Tauktae death toll climbs to 45 in Gujarat: Official May 19, 2021 10:35 pm As many as 45 people have been killed due to cyclone Tauktae across 12 districts of Gujarat, officials said Wednesday. Fifteen deaths were reported from Amreli district in Saurashtra region, the worst affected in the cyclone that crossed the state coast as …
  • Cyclone Tauktae: Police to probe why barge P-305 didn't move away despite warning; Mumbai greenery sees massive destruction May 19, 2021 8:25 pm By PTI MUMBAI: Mumbai Police will conduct a probe as to why the ill-fated barge P-305 which sank off Mumbai coast on Monday evening stayed in the area despite warnings about cyclone Tauktae, an official said. Yellow Gate Police in south Mumbai on Wednesday …
  • Door-to-door screening in Haryana rural areas: Over 5 lakh households covered in 3011 villages so far May 19, 2021 7:09 pm The ongoing door-to-door screening of rural population in Haryana’s villages has so far (till May 18) covered 5,08,612 households in 3011 villages across the state. Around 8000 teams drawn from Haryana’s various departments have been constituted to conduct …
  • Gujarat: Cyclone wreaks havoc on crops; mango, banana plantations worst hit May 19, 2021 3:24 pm Cyclone Tauktae, which claimed the lives of 45 persons in Gujarat, has also caused a huge damage to standing summer crops, with the Kesar variety of mango that is mainly grown in the coastal districts of Gir Somnath and Junagadh, bearing its brunt along …
  • Cyclone Tauktae weakens; to bring rain in many states: IMD May 19, 2021 7:26 am Ahmedabad: Cyclone Tauktae weakened into a "depression" and lay centred over south Rajasthan and adjoining Gujarat region on Wednesday morning, the India Meteorological Department said. After causing widespread rain in Gujarat, the cyclone is …
  • Tauktae tears up Gujarat coast; 13 dead, 16,000 houses damaged May 19, 2021 5:07 am Tauktae, characterised as an extremely severe cyclonic storm on Monday, has now weakened into a Ahmedabad: As many as 13 people were killed in Gujarat as cyclone Tauktae pummelled parts of the state and left behind a trail of destruction along the coast, …
  • Sumant Singh appointed MHA Jt Secy, N Kheda special Secy May 19, 2021 3:54 am
  • Move North-Northeastwards and weaken Gradually into  a depression during next 12 Hours May 19, 2021 3:13 am By Chennaivision in National News, News May 19, 2021 According to the National Weather Forecasting Centre of the India Meteorological Department (IMD): (TIME OF ISSUE: 2125 HOURS IST, DATED: 18.05.2021, INDIA METEOROLOGICAL DEPARTMENT) DATE/TIME (IST) …
  • Cyclone Tauktae: Crops damaged, orchards and plantations flattened in Gujarat May 18, 2021 6:47 pm The Gujarat government has ordered a survey of damage to crops and horticulture reported from across the state after cyclone Tauktae flattened mango orchards and banana plantations and damaged coconut palms. “The summer crop was completely damaged and …
  • At least 25 dead as Cyclone Tauktae batters Gujarat, Maharashtra coast May 18, 2021 7:30 am CYCLONE TAUKTAE claimed at least 13 lives and left a trail of destruction in Gujarat’s Saurashtra region after it made landfall near Una in Gir Somnath district on Monday, bringing along with it very strong winds and heavy rainfall that damaged nearly 16, …
  • Are these India’s ‘forgotten victims’ of COVID? May 17, 2021 12:03 pm Rae Bareli, Uttar Pradesh – Richa Gupta believes her father would still be alive if only he had received treatment sooner. The 17-year-old who recently graduated from high school lives in Sultanpur Kheda, a village with a population of around 6,000 people …
  • Very Severe Cyclonic Storm "Tauktae" to hit Gujarat Monday evening, evacuation underway May 17, 2021 8:37 am All You Need to Know About DarkSide Ransomware Gang The National Weather Forecasting Centre of the Meteorological Department said the Very Severe Cyclonic Storm "Tauktae" (pronounced Tau'Te) is gathering momentum and lay around 350 kilometres …
  • Are these the “forgotten victims” of COVID India? | Coronavirus pandemic May 17, 2021 8:20 am Rae Bareli, Uttar Pradesh – Richa Gupta believes her father would have survived if she had received treatment earlier. The 17-year-old, who has just finished high school, lives in Sultanpur Kheda, a town of about 6,000 people, 11 kilometers from the city …
  • Extremely Severe Cyclone Tauktae with 210 kmph windspeed to touch Guj by evening May 17, 2021 7:50 am The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has warned that Cyclone Tauktae will take an extreme shape in the east central Arabian Sea by Monday night, with wind speed reaching 180-190 kmph gusting to 210 kmph likely to prevail during the next six hours. The …
  • ‘Extremely Severe’ cyclone Tauktae to reach Gujarat coast today May 17, 2021 7:22 am By Chennaivision in National News, News May 17, 2021 Cyclone Tauktae – an ‘extremely severe cyclonic storm’ – is currently 160 km south-southwest of Mumbai and is “very likely” to reach the Gujarat coast this evening with gusts of up to 200 km per hour, …
  • Cyclone Tauktae intensifies, nears Gujarat May 17, 2021 12:22 am As very severe cyclonic storm Tauktae intensified and progressed towards Gujarat, the state government started evacuating people from vulnerable villages along the Saurashtra coast from Sunday. Till afternoon, around 15,000 of the 1.5 lakh residents to be …
  • Gujarat: Obituaries flood newspapers belying official death count May 6, 2021 12:09 pm If any benchmark was needed for the growing menace of COVID-19 in Gujarat, one only has to open the obituary page of local newspapers. With each passing day, the obituary columns are becoming longer and longer to the point that the daily Saurashtra Bhaskar …
  • Gujarat reports 13,847 new Covid cases, 172 deaths May 1, 2021 6:27 pm Gujarat on Saturday reported 13,847 new Covid cases, marking a slight drop from the 14,120 cases recorded a day before, taking its overall tally to 5,81,624, while 172 deaths in the past 24 hours mounted the states death toll to 7,355. In whole of April, …
  • Gujarat sees 14,605 new Covid cases, 173 deaths April 30, 2021 7:56 pm Gujarat’s Covid tally reached 5,67,777 with 14,605 fresh cases on Friday, while the death toll also jumped to 7,183 with 173 more succumbing. In April, Gujarat has registered 2,60,079 cases at an average of 8,669 cases daily. With a decline in recoveries …
  • Gujarat sees 14,120 more Covid cases, 174 deaths April 28, 2021 7:42 pm Gujarat on Wednesday recorded 14,120 new Covid cases, taking its tally to 5,38,845, while the death toll rose to 6,830 with 174 fresh deaths. In April so far, the state has added 2,31,147 cases at a daily average of 8,255. It has currently 1,33,191 active …
  • Gujarat now sees 14,340 Covid cases, 158 deaths April 26, 2021 6:01 pm Gujarat’s cumulative corona tally crossed the five lakh figure to reach 5,10,373 on Monday, with another high of 14,340 new cases, while the death toll rose to 6,486 with a staggering 158 fresh deaths. In April, the state has added 2,02,675 cases at an …
  • Gujarat reports record single-day spike of 14,097 Covid cases April 24, 2021 6:05 pm Shattering all previous records, Gujarat on Saturday reported a record single-day spike of 14,097 new Covid-19 cases, taking its overall tally to 4,81,737, while 152 deaths in the past 24 hours mounted its death toll 6,171. The state has reported as many …
  • 2 held with 106kg poppy husk in Chittorgarh April 24, 2021 9:27 am Accused in police custody in Chittorgarh district on FridayUDAIPUR: Chittorgarh district police arrested two youths and seized 106kg doda chura from their possession during a nakabandi near Aamliya ka Kheda village under Mangalwad police station limits on …
  • Gujarat now sees 13,105 Covid cases, 137 deaths April 22, 2021 8:10 pm Breaking all previous records, Gujaraton Thursday saw 13,105 new Covid cases, taking its tally to 4,53,836, while the death toll climbed to 5,877 as 137 more succumbed. In April, the state has added 1,46,138 cases at an average of 6,643 daily, and there …
  • Incentivising Gujarati villages to stay crime-free April 21, 2021 7:02 am Ahmedabad, April 21 (101Reporters) Being a good citizen and obeying the law of the land is not just a legal or moral obligation for thousands of villagers in Gujarat but it also comes with its own set of financial incentives. As part of a scheme named …
  • Haryana: 19 khaps resolve to resist ‘forcible removal’ of farmers from dharna sites April 21, 2021 4:50 am Despite Haryana Home Minister Anil Vij declaring that “there was nothing like any mission clean up” to remove farmers from dharna sites, farmer groups and khap panchayats have become active “to counter any such move in the near future”. The leaders of as …
  • Valsad cops asked to find kin of unclaimed Covid victims April 21, 2021 2:26 am Surat: On April 18, when Vijay Patil succumbed to Covid-19 at Valsad Civil Hospital, the administration could not reach out to his family members immediately for his final rites and so tasked cops to find his family members for cremation. However, when …
  • '20% Covid beds in Ahd, 34% in Gujarat vacant' April 20, 2021 6:09 am A patient in a private vehicle waits outside the 1,200-bed Covid facility on the Civil Hospital campus in Asarwa due to the long queues of ambulances on MondayAHMEDABAD: While there is a crush for admission at Covid-19 hospitals, the state government on …
  • Gujarat now sees over 8K daily Covid cases, toll crosses 5K April 15, 2021 10:07 pm Gujarat on Thursday saw its daily Covid tally reach 8,152, taking its total to 3,75,768 while its death toll crossed the 5,000 mark to reach 5,076 as 81 more succumbed. In April so far, the state has added 68,070 cases at a daily average of 4,538. A total …
  • Gujarat: Kheda MP Devusinh Chauhan tests positive for coronavirus after attending conference November 26, 2020 1:21 am Devusinh ChauhanKheda MP and BJP leader Devusinh Chauhan Wednesday tested positive for Covid-19 in Kevadia where he arrived to participate in the inaugural function of the two-day 80th All India Presiding Officers’ Conference (AIPOC) at the Statue of Unity …
  • Epochal Kheda Satyagraha school to graduate into college September 18, 2020 11:54 pm
  • Kheda police detains 36-yr-old man for ‘murdering’ his friend June 14, 2020 10:43 pm According to the police, the accused confessed that on Saturday the two had an altercation over the alleged affair. (Representational) The Kheda police on Sunday detained a 36-year-old man for allegedly killing his friend. According to police, the accused …
  • Gujarat: 87 people who returned from UK sent to institutional quarantine in Kheda May 14, 2020 5:46 pm Written by Aditi Raja | Vadodara | Published: May 14, 2020 10:15:43 pm Indians stranded in Singapore aboard a Singapore-Delhi Air India flight. (Twitter/India in Singapore) As many as 87 natives of Central Gujarat, who were stranded in UK due to the …
  • Gujarat rains: 650 people shifted in Kheda, Chhota Udepur August 9, 2019 11:00 pm Chhota Udepur taluka alone received 157 mm. (PTI) Over 650 people were evacuated from Kheda and Chhota Udepur districts in Central Gujarat as heavy rain continued to lash the region Friday. Among all the talukas in the state, Mahudha in Kheda district …
  • Sylhetis, Assamese, 'Bongal Kheda', and the rolling thunder in the east September 6, 2018 8:11 pm In these Trumpian times, the northeast of the South Asian subcontinent does not grab headlines. Nothing of significance usually happens there to warrant that. Particularly when the idiosyncrasies of the lead global personality, Mr Donald Trump himself, are …
  • Breaking News: Fire breaks out inside a cotton godown in Gujarat's Kheda May 28, 2018 5:39 pm IndiaTV  Twitter is buzzing with breaking news and news alerts from India and rest of the world. Here is the live coverage of all breaking alerts and latest updates from the micro-blogging site on one page: 11:00 pm: Terrorists fire at the home guard of …
  • Kheda: Fire breaks out in scrap godown February 22, 2018 6:24 pm
  • CM warns against Assam ‘Bongal kheda’ rerun , asks party MPs to protest January 4, 2018 12:49 am
  • Breaking News Dec 10: Rahul Gandhi offers prayers at Shree Ranchhodji Temple in Gujarat's Kheda December 10, 2017 7:20 am Twitter is buzzing with breaking news and news alerts from India and rest of the world. Here is the coverage of all breaking alerts and latest updates from the micro-blogging site on one page: 12:49 pm: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi addresses a …
  • 75% rise in daily Covid cases in Gujarat September 21, 2021 1:54 am Representative imageAHMEDABAD: After 500-day low daily tally at eight on Sunday, the state again recorded jump in Covid-19 with 14 new Covid cases on Monday, a rise of 75% in a day. With discharge of 17 patients, the active cases got reduced by 3 to 133. …
  • ‘Irregular attendance’ puts teacher in soup September 18, 2021 12:02 am Vadodara: Normally, a photograph with a minister is something that many boast about, especially on social media. But a primary teacher in Dahod district has landed in trouble after his photographs with newly inducted ministers Kuber Dindor and Nimisha …
  • Man dragged away by raging Mahisagar September 12, 2021 1:30 am Vadodara: A 24-year-old man living in Gorwa was dragged away by the strong water current of the Mahisagar river in Savli on Friday. The man, identified as Sharadkumar Shashidharan, had gone to Lanchhanpura village with his friends for an outing. …
  • Man murdered over lover affair in Kutch September 10, 2021 2:09 am Rajkot: A 22-year-old man was brutally murdered allegedly by the family members of the girl with whom he was in love. The incident happened at Morgar village in Bhachau taluka of Kutch district in the early hours of Wednesday morning. The victim has been …
  • Four friends on picnic robbed September 7, 2021 1:18 am Vadodara: Four people were beaten up and robbed at Lanchhanpura village in Savli where they had gone a leisure visit near Mahisagar River on Sunday evening. Unnat Vanzara and his brother Urvesh went from Savli while their friends Jay Patel and Naimi Shah …
  • Gujarat: 9 held for trying to cheat teacher using ‘black turmeric’ September 4, 2021 4:34 pm Nine persons, including a 74-year-old man, have been arrested for allegedly attempting to cheat a retired teacher by promising “good fortune” through the “mystical black turmeric” (curcuma caesia). According to police, the gang was involved in cheating …
  • Gujarat: 60% jump in daily Covid cases in a day September 4, 2021 6:56 am Representative imageAHMEDABAD: Gujarat in the 24 hours ending at 5pm on Friday recorded 16 new Covid-19 positive cases. It was a 60% jump in a day from 10 on Thursday. With discharge of 17 persons and death of a Covid patient from Bhavnagar district, the …
  • Gujarat job claims: It is Vijay Rupani's data vs Legislative Assembly data August 29, 2021 5:40 pm Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, while presiding over a function in Surat on the occasion of Rojgar Divas on August 6, 2021, said the state government had provided more than 200,000 government jobs in the past five years. In the same release that …
  • Gujarat: BJP leader, wife were killed by farmer over Rs 20,000 dispute in Mahisagar August 11, 2021 3:30 am
  • No concrete leads into BJP worker and his wife’s murder August 7, 2021 12:58 am Police believe that the murderer may have been known to PanchalVadodara: The Mahisagar district police have formed four different teams to probe the murder of a veteran BJP member and his wife. No concrete leads, however, emerged in the case till Friday. …
  • Gujarat: BJP leader, wife killed in Mahisagar August 5, 2021 10:58 pm The deceased coupleVADODARA: A shocking twin murder took place in Golana Palla village of Lunawada taluka in Mahisagar district in which, veteran BJP member Tribhuvandas Panchal (75) and his wife Jashoda, were killed. The bodies of the elderly couple, …
  • BJP leader, wife stabbed to death in Gujarat village August 5, 2021 7:12 pm In a shocking incident in Mahisagar district in Gujarat, the police on Thursday found the bodies of district BJP executive member Tribhuvanbhai Panchal and his wife Jashodaben, who were murdered with sharp objects. The police found the bodies of Panchal …
  • ‘No actual violence’: Gujarat High Court bail to woman held for sedition August 3, 2021 8:42 pm More than a year after three activists from Jharkhand were arrested on sedition charges from different districts in Gujarat over an alleged campaign to support the “Pathalgadi movement”, the Gujarat High Court on Tuesday granted bail to one of the accused …
  • 16K clear Class 12 exams in Vadodara August 1, 2021 12:17 am 16,292 students had registered for the GSHSEB exam this yearVadodara: As many as 16,292 students in Vadodara cleared their exams as the Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (GSHSEB) declared results of class 12 of the general stream on …
  • Active Covid cases in Ahmedabad district dip to 127 July 21, 2021 3:08 am Representative imageAHMEDABAD: With six new positive cases and discharge of 25 Covid-19 patients, number of active patients in Ahmedabad on Tuesday dipped to 127. The district accounts for 31% of Gujarat’s 411 active cases. After Narmada, Panchmahal on …
  • Nurse keeps changing her statements: Cops July 21, 2021 1:46 am Building in Santrampur where the illegal abortion was performedVadodara: The nurse, who allegedly aborted a foetus in Mahisagar district, told the police that she doesn’t remember the girl whose foetus was removed. The Santrampur police said that Kali …
  • Two women detained for ‘illegal abortion’ July 19, 2021 11:04 pm The Mahisagar district police Monday nabbed two women seen in a video allegedly conducting a medical termination of pregnancy. The police have detained the main accused, Kali Sangada, 41, who works as a nurse at a private hospital and was seen in the video …
  • Gujarat: Abortion video from Mahisagar district shocks health department July 17, 2021 11:25 pm
  • Two Baroda Medical College students drown in Mahisagar river July 10, 2021 11:52 pm
  • Mahisagar Ni Aare A classic Gujarati Garba Track to release on Gujarati Jalso by singer pooja kalyani June 29, 2021 8:13 pm GUJARATI JALSO has recently initiated a series "navi prabhat no jalso" AHMEDABAD, GUJARAT, INDIA, June 30, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- "Mahisagar ni Aare" a classic Gujarati video track to release on Gujarati Jalso by singer …
  • Gujarat transfers 77 IAS officer in major reshuffle June 19, 2021 9:56 pm In a major reshuffle in the bureaucracy, the Gujarat government Saturday transferred 77 IAS officers which included district collectors, municipal commissioners and managing directors of electricity distribution companies. Anju Sharma, a 1991-batch officer …
  • In major reshuffle, Gujarat transfers 77 IAS officers June 19, 2021 6:21 pm In a major reshuffle in the bureaucracy, the Gujarat government has transferred as many as 77 Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officers including a principal secretary, municipal commissioners and several district collectors. In a notification, the …
  • Available now: Okras, fresh & bright red June 18, 2021 2:48 am The new variety of okra is named ‘Kashi Lalima Bhindi’Vadodara: Never shy of embracing new agricultural innovations, Gujarat farmers are now adding a dash of bright red to the green world of okras or bhindi. A farmer from Virpur in Mahisagar district has …
  • Gujarat: Patriarchy blocks women’s access to healthcare May 25, 2021 10:13 am Gender discrimination and suppression have viscerally existed in the stateAHMEDABAD: Nirmala (name changed to protect identity), a 33-year-old living in Patadi village of Gujarat contracted Covid five days after her husband got the infection. She looked …
  • Less number of working days among those in informal sector: Survey May 20, 2021 9:36 am Express News Service NEW DELHI: Workers employed in informal sectors have suffered major loss of work days which has left them struggling for rations as the second wave of pandemic hit the country, shows a survey by civil society organisation Centre for …
  • Gujarat Covid cases dip, testing too: 1.34 lakh samples tested in state May 8, 2021 9:17 pm Gujarat on Saturday saw a further dip in new coronavirus cases, with 11,892 infections and 119 fatalities reported in the previous 24 hours. This is when there has been a decrease in the number of tests, which dipped to the lowest in a month with just 1.34 …
  • Smaller govt hospitals get oxygen plants May 7, 2021 2:14 am Hospitals saw a major surge in the demand and, as a consequence, shortage of oxygen since last monthVadodara: While the Centre and state wasted its breath trading barbs over oxygen plant approvals, there were some who acted with urgency ensuring they had …
  • Sans doctors, 8 ventilators lie idle in Lunawada hospital May 6, 2021 11:34 pm Lunawada hospital in Mahisagar districtVadodara: At a time when most cities and hospitals are running out of ventilators as Covid-19 hospitalisation continues to rise, Lunawada in Mahisagar district has the luxury of having eight unused ventilators. Reason …
  • Indian couple in Gujarat... May 5, 2021 3:12 pm A couple from Gujarat has raised Rs16 crore (Dh8 million) with the help of a crowdfunding platform to buy a gene therapy injection for the treatment of their 5-month-old son suffering from spinal muscular atrophy, a rare genetic disorder. The child was …
  • Jilted lover creates fake profiles May 5, 2021 2:27 am Vadodara: The cybercrime cell has arrested a resident of Mahisagar district for making fake Instagram accounts and harassing a woman. The girl had approached cops a few days ago after Virsinh Damor began abusing her family by messaging them on mobile phone …
  • Gujarat reports 13,847 new Covid cases, 172 deaths May 1, 2021 6:27 pm Gujarat on Saturday reported 13,847 new Covid cases, marking a slight drop from the 14,120 cases recorded a day before, taking its overall tally to 5,81,624, while 172 deaths in the past 24 hours mounted the states death toll to 7,355. In whole of April, …
  • Gujarat sees 14,605 new Covid cases, 173 deaths April 30, 2021 7:56 pm Gujarat’s Covid tally reached 5,67,777 with 14,605 fresh cases on Friday, while the death toll also jumped to 7,183 with 173 more succumbing. In April, Gujarat has registered 2,60,079 cases at an average of 8,669 cases daily. With a decline in recoveries …
  • Gujarat sees 14,120 more Covid cases, 174 deaths April 28, 2021 7:42 pm Gujarat on Wednesday recorded 14,120 new Covid cases, taking its tally to 5,38,845, while the death toll rose to 6,830 with 174 fresh deaths. In April so far, the state has added 2,31,147 cases at a daily average of 8,255. It has currently 1,33,191 active …
  • Gujarat now sees 14,340 Covid cases, 158 deaths April 26, 2021 6:01 pm Gujarat’s cumulative corona tally crossed the five lakh figure to reach 5,10,373 on Monday, with another high of 14,340 new cases, while the death toll rose to 6,486 with a staggering 158 fresh deaths. In April, the state has added 2,02,675 cases at an …
  • Gujarat reports record single-day spike of 14,097 Covid cases April 24, 2021 6:05 pm Shattering all previous records, Gujarat on Saturday reported a record single-day spike of 14,097 new Covid-19 cases, taking its overall tally to 4,81,737, while 152 deaths in the past 24 hours mounted its death toll 6,171. The state has reported as many …
  • Gujarat now sees 13,105 Covid cases, 137 deaths April 22, 2021 8:10 pm Breaking all previous records, Gujaraton Thursday saw 13,105 new Covid cases, taking its tally to 4,53,836, while the death toll climbed to 5,877 as 137 more succumbed. In April, the state has added 1,46,138 cases at an average of 6,643 daily, and there …
  • Gujarat reports highest one-day rise of 8,920 COVID-19 cases; 94 die April 16, 2021 7:28 pm By PTI AHMEDABAD: In the highest single-day spike so far, Gujarat reported 8,920 new coronavirus cases on Friday, taking the tally to 3,84,688, while a record 94 patients died due to the infection, the state Health Department said. The death of 94 infected …
  • Gujarat now sees over 8K daily Covid cases, toll crosses 5K April 15, 2021 10:07 pm Gujarat on Thursday saw its daily Covid tally reach 8,152, taking its total to 3,75,768 while its death toll crossed the 5,000 mark to reach 5,076 as 81 more succumbed. In April so far, the state has added 68,070 cases at a daily average of 4,538. A total …
  • Duty waiver sought for Rs 16 crore drug April 15, 2021 12:07 pm Vadodara: Minister of state for ports, shipping and waterways Mansukh Mandaviya has sought a waiver of customs duty for a gene therapy drug to treat Spinal Muscular Atropy (SMA) in a child hailing from the Mahisagar district. The drug costs Rs 16 crore and …
  • Vadodara sees 414 cases in largest 1-day spike; more beds arranged, say officials April 11, 2021 6:10 am Vadodara recorded a new high of 414 Covid cases on Saturday, taking the tally to 32,316 with two more deaths officially reported as the district toll reached 264. On Saturday, Vadodara increased the capacity of its available beds for Covid treatment to 10, …
  • Gujarat sees 4,021 cases in highest 1-day spike till date April 9, 2021 10:11 am Gujarat on Thursday reported 4,021 cases of Covid-19, the highest single-day spike since the pandemic struck the state, with Ahmedabad and Surat districts bearing nearly 50 per cent of the state’s caseload, with the city of Ahmedabad adding nearly 500 …
  • Collectors of central, south Gujarat districts told to ramp up Covid care facilities April 7, 2021 11:37 am Amid a surge in Covid-19 patients from adjacent districts, Vadodara Municipal Corporation (VMC) and Officer on Special Duty (OSD) Vinod Rao held a video-conference Tuesday with district collectors of Bharuch, Panchmahals, Dahod, Chhota Udepur, Narmada, …
  • Rush of patients from other dists push hospital bed occupancy in Vadodara April 6, 2021 8:37 am Influx of Covid-19 patients, mostly in critical condition, from outside Vadodara district has led to a steep rise in demand for beds in the city, officials said. On Monday, 6,412 of the total 8,989 Covid-19 beds in the city hospitals remained occupied, …
  • In Gujarat, hospitals fret over beds as Covid cases surge April 3, 2021 6:51 am With no signs of a let-up in Covid-19 cases in Gujarat that reported a record-high of 2,640 cases and 11 fatalities on Friday, hospitals remain precariously placed across several districts, with government hospitals taking up the major chunk of patients. …
  • Only 2 Gujarat districts allotted land to landless farmers from backward communities March 30, 2021 7:40 pm Data tabled in the Gujarat Assembly on Tuesday showed that only two out of the 33 districts in the state — Mahisagar and Bharuch — have allotted land to landless farmers belonging to the backward communities, while the rest did not even hold a single …
  • Gujarat government says 13,400 infants admitted to SNCUs died in 2 years March 25, 2021 2:15 am More than 12 per cent of the total 1.06 lakh infants admitted for treatment to the Special Newborn Care Units (SNCUs) of government-run hospitals in Gujarat died during the last two years, the state legislative Assembly was informed on Wednesday. …
  • Gujarat sees daily Covid cases, deaths scale new high March 24, 2021 8:25 pm Gujarat on Wednesday saw its daily Covid tally rise to 1,790, taking its tally to 2,92,169 cases, while eight more succumbed, taking the toll to 4,466. In March so far, the state has added 22,280 cases at a daily average of 928. A total of 1,277 patients …
  • Gujarat sees 1,640 more Covid cases, four deaths March 22, 2021 7:11 pm Gujarat on Monday recorded 1,640 new Covid cases, taking its tally to 2,88,649, while the death toll rose to 4,454, with four more succumbing. In March so far, the state has added 18,760 cases, at a daily average of 853. A total of 1,110 patients were …
  • 178 dowry deaths reported in Gujarat in 3 years March 11, 2021 10:07 am Some 178 women ended their lives due to dowry demands in a span of three years while 529 arrests have been made in cases related to dowry, the Gujarat government stated in the Assembly. Replying to a series of questions put up to Gujarat Chief Minister …
  • Gujarat: Over 1,500 industrial units shut in GIDC estates, Assembly told March 4, 2021 9:37 pm A total of 1,511 industrial units in various industrial estates operated by the state-run Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC) have been closed down, the state government told the state legislature during the Question Hour on Wednesday. The …
  • Other colours fade under saffron wave March 3, 2021 12:54 am Winning candidates in PadraVadodara: A powerful saffron wave swept all the seven districts of Central Gujarat with BJP winning almost all district panchayats, taluka panchayats and municipalities in the region. Tuesday’s results of the local body elections …
  • ‘Mahisagar pollution risk to lives near Vadodara’ March 2, 2021 4:16 am
  • Gujarat civic polls: Violence, boycotts in districts March 1, 2021 9:07 pm Voting for the elections to 81 municipalities, 31 district panchayats and 231 taluka panchayats in Gujarat concluded on Sunday, with several instances of local residents boycotting polling in Amreli, Chhota Udepur and Valsad disricts. Incidents of violence …
  • Gang rape survivor alleges threat February 6, 2021 5:37 pm Vadodara: A minor gang rape survivor living in a village of Lunawada taluka in Mahisagar district has alleged that she was abducted by two persons, who also thrashed and threatened to take revenge as they were incarcerated. The girl was raped when to …
  • No Covid death in Ahd for 1st time in 285 days January 25, 2021 6:45 am Ahmedabad district has so far recorded 2,287 deaths, which account for 52% of the state’s total Covid-19 mortality.AHMEDABAD: The last time Ahmedabad had not reported a single death of a Covid-19 patient — according to the state health & family welfare …
  • 78,319 vaccinated in Gujarat, Covid tally 2,58,687 January 23, 2021 4:46 pm A total of 78,319 persons have received the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine in Gujarat so far, including 31,116 on Saturday, even as 423 new cases took the state’s coronavirus tally to 2,58,687, while one death in the past 24 hours raised Gujarat’s Covid …
  • Gujarat launches 8 new industrial estates to strengthen manufacturing MSMEs January 23, 2021 6:23 am In order to augment the capabilities for manufacturers of variety of products including ceramics, clock, toys, medical device, auto ancillary, engineering products and food products, the Gujarat government has announced eight new industrial estates to be …
  • Gujarat rivers remain highly polluted despite norms January 16, 2021 6:42 pm The unchecked flow of untreated industrial effluent into rivers in Gujarat has led to increasing pollution in the Sabarmati, Mahisagar, Narmada, Vishwamitri and Bhadar. According to data from the Ministry of Environment and Forest (MoEF), the Sabarmati is …
  • Madhavsinh Solanki: ‘Unmatched leader, will be remembered for his role in shaping modern Gujarat’ January 9, 2021 9:11 pm The grand old man of Gujarat Congress and its longest serving chief minister in the state, who went on to become the Union external affairs minister, Madhavsinh Solanki breathed his last Saturday in Gandhinagar at the age of 93, bringing an end to a …
  • Tiger sighting claims increased after MP tiger came to Mahisagar January 9, 2021 1:50 am Vadodara: After the tiger from Ratapani forests in Madhya Pradesh was spotted in Mahisagar district of Gujarat in February 2019, there seems to be no end to calls of tiger sightings in the district. Forest officials have been kept on their toes in wake of …
  • Gujarat: Mahisagar villagers claim tiger sighting again January 7, 2021 6:24 am
  • Mahisagar villagers claim tiger sighting again January 7, 2021 12:08 am Pug marks, supposedly of a tiger that was sighted by villagersVadodara: The string of tiger ‘sightings’ that never got confirmed in Mahisagar district continued with residents of a village claiming with conviction to have spotted one. Villagers of Jethola …
  • ‘No govt aid pending against 70-yr-old man who killed self’ January 6, 2021 12:58 am He was found hanging in Khanpur taluka panchayat on SaturdayVadodara: The report on the suicide by an elderly man in the Khanpur taluka panchayat office of Mahisagar district has ruled out the deceased man’s claims of pending government aid. The 70-year- …
  • Gujarat: Farmer dies by suicide after PMAY application ‘not sanctioned’ January 3, 2021 3:34 pm A 70-year-old farmer died by suicide on Bakor taluka panchayat office premises in Mahisagar Saturday allegedly as his application for a house under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) had not been sanctioned for the past five years, police said. Balwant …
  • Gujarat prepared for vaccination drive: CM January 3, 2021 12:55 am CM Vijay RupaniVadodara: Chief minister Vijay Rupani on Saturday said that the state was prepared to ensure that the Covid-19 vaccine was administered to people. He welcomed the decision by the central government to provide the vaccine for free. Rupani …
  • 70-yr-old calls helpline before ending his life in Mahisagar January 3, 2021 12:55 am Vadodara: A 70-year-old man committed suicide in Khanpur taluka panchayat office in Bakor village in Mahisagar district claiming that he was killing himself as he was not getting government aid. The deceased Balvantsinh Charan hung himself to death from …
  • Lunawada executive magistrate, driver killed in road accident January 3, 2021 12:55 am Vadodara: Lunawada executive magistrate and his driver were killed in a road accident near Khalaspur village in Panchmahal district in the early hours on Saturday. According to sources, the mamlatdar Rakesh Damor and the driver of his official car Vijayraj …
  • IMD forecasts light rainfall over weekend January 2, 2021 1:06 am WHILE the state no longer reels under the cold wave conditions, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Friday issued a forecast of rainfall this weekend. As other parts of the state will witness dry weather, light rainfall is expected in the district …
  • Mahisagar police books 28 over misappropriating 1 crore MNREGA fund December 23, 2020 6:30 pm Written by Aditi Raja | Vadodara | December 23, 2020 11:59:40 pm The Mahisagar district police has booked 28 people in four separate FIRs filed at Santrampur, Virpur, Lunawada and Balasinor police stations, late on Tuesday, in the alleged misappropriation …
  • Oppn trying to mislead farmers, portray PM as ‘anti-farmer’: C R Patil December 17, 2020 2:11 am He also targeted the Congress and said the opposition was taking up the farmers’ issue “to spread lawlessness and unrest in the country”. (File)Senior state BJP leaders will fan out across Gujarat to hold kisan sammelans to “create awareness” on the …
  • Gujarat records 1,110 new Covid cases, 11 deaths December 15, 2020 7:14 pm Gujarat on Tuesday saw 1,110 new coronavirus cases, taking its tally to 2,29,913, while the death toll rose to 4,193, with 11 more succumbing. In December so far, the state added 20,133 cases at an average of 1,342 daily. A total of more 1,236 patients …
  • Vadodara: More toxic effluents on Mahisagar riverbank renew old worries December 14, 2020 5:32 am
  • Gujarat sees 1,175 new Covid cases, 11 fresh deaths December 13, 2020 5:49 pm Gujarat on Sunday registered 1,175 new coronavirus cases, taking its tally to 2,27,683, while the death toll climbed to 4,171, with 11 more patients. In December so far, the state had added 17,903 cases at an average of 1,377 daily. A total of 1,347 …
  • Recoveries outnumber new Covid cases in Gujarat December 12, 2020 5:31 pm Gujarat on Saturday reported 1,204 new Covid-19 cases, taking the state’s overall toll to 2,26,508, while 12 deaths in the past 24 hours mounted its Covid death toll to 4,160 till now. The state conducted a total of 60,423 tests in the last 24 hours. On a …
  • VMC notice to 2 units for polluting Mahisagar December 11, 2020 8:35 am
  • VMC issues notices to 2 units for polluting Mahisagar river December 11, 2020 7:15 am
  • VMC issues notices to 2 units for polluting Mahi December 11, 2020 3:14 am It came to notice of civic body that water was entering the city’s water supply system from the Mahisagar riverVadodara: In a first, the Vadodara Municipal Corporation (VMC) slapped notices to two industrial units suspected of polluting Mahisagar river. …
  • Vadodara: Toxic froth floats on Mahisagar river, GPCB begins probe November 15, 2020 5:51 am
  • Toxic froth floats on Mahisagar river, GPCB begins probe November 14, 2020 10:57 pm A thick layer of yellowish-white froth has been floating on both banks of the river on outskirts of Vadodara cityVadodara: Froth floating on the surface of Mahisagar river for several kms on the outskirts of the city has raised serious concerns. On …
  • Mahisagar: Probe into misappropriation of MNREGA funds October 16, 2020 1:00 am Written by Aditi Raja | Vadodara | October 16, 2020 5:36:46 am Parikh said that he learnt about the scam through official sources and decided to pursue the matter. (Representational)The Mahisagar district administration has initiated a probe into an …
  • Woman’s body found floating in Mahisagar October 4, 2020 11:16 pm
  • Two held for raping woman multiple times in Mahisagar October 3, 2020 11:29 pm
  • Over two dozen injured as over-packed bus topples in Mahisagar September 22, 2020 12:47 am
  • ATS arrests three Pathalgadi workers in Tapi, Mahisagar July 25, 2020 12:35 am As per the ATS officials, the three accused have been booked under Indian penal code sections 124A for sedition, 153A for promoting enmity between groups, 120B for criminal conspiracy, and 121A for conspiracy to commit offence (Representational) The …
  • 19-year-old ends life in Mahisagar river June 14, 2020 12:04 am Vadodara: A 19-year-old youth ended his life by jumping into the Mahisagar river at Savli taluka on Saturday morning. Identified as Shaileshkumar Gohil, the police said that he had reached Mahisagar river bridge near Poicha Kanoda village around 9.30 am. …
  • Movement from Mahisagar, Dahod to R’thn restricted June 10, 2020 11:40 pm Elaborate security measures were maintained by Rajasthan police Vadodara: Movement at the Gujarat-Rajasthan state border in Dahod, Mahisagar and north Gujarat districts was restricted in wake of the decision by the Rajasthan government to allow only …
  • Gujarat: Health secy visits Mahisagar amid spurt in Covid-19 cases May 31, 2020 12:37 am So far, over 45,000 migrants have returned to the district after the imposition of lockdown. (Representational) Principal Secretary (Health and Family Welfare) Jayanthi Ravi on Saturday visited Mahisagar district to take stock of Covid-19 situation and …
  • 18 Covid-19 cases in single day in Mahisagar May 28, 2020 7:30 am
  • 18 cases in single day in Mahisagar May 28, 2020 1:41 am Vadodara: With 18 persons testing positive for Covid-19 on a single day, panic triggers were pressed in the Mahisagar district. The total number of Covid-19 cases in the district now stands at 112. The cases reported on Wednesday include three each from …
  • Mahisagar man gets Pak ‘spy’ request May 26, 2020 12:19 am Vadodara: A youth from Mahisagar district was surprised to get a message from a Pakistani number offering him money in return for information about situation on the border. The youth asked the person to stop messaging him and went public with the …
  • Shy antelope doesn’t mind being photographed in Mahisagar May 23, 2020 1:22 am The state has witnessed high movement of wildlife during lockdown Vadodara: It seems the wild is regaining its territory as humans stay home during lockdown to protect themselves from Covid-19 in the state. The shy four-horned antelope species or chausinga …
  • Four held for gangrape of minor in Mahisagar May 17, 2020 11:38 pm Vadodara: Four persons were arrested on Saturday for raping a 16-year-old girl at a village in Lunawada taluka in Mahisagar district on May 13. The four accused — Mahesh Maliwad, Vikram Maliwad, Sanjay Maliwad and Chhatra Maliwad — had attacked the girl …
  • Mahisagar doctors, nurses test positive May 8, 2020 12:07 am Vadodara: Eight persons who were either frontline workers or those connected with health system in some way are amongst the 42 Covid-19 cases reported in the Mahisagar district. While the abnormally high number of such cases may raise eyebrows, it has come …
  • Gujarat: Audio system minimises interaction between doctors and Covid patients in Mahisagar April 28, 2020 1:59 am Doctors interact with patients via cordless mics from a glass enclosure. (Express photo) In an attempt to ensure the safety of medical practitioners, a dedicated COVID hospital in Balasinor taluka of Mahisagar district has come up with an unique initiative …
  • Covid-19 strengthens grip on Mahisagar district April 21, 2020 1:04 am
  • Mahisagar flows at danger level, villages put on alert in Gujarat’s Anand September 14, 2019 7:42 pm Mahisagar has received inflow of close to 10 lakh cusec water in the past 48 hours. (Source: Wikimedia Commons) THE MAHISAGAR river in central Gujarat is flowing at its danger level, posing a threat of floods in several villages of Anand district. Owing to …
  • One dead as boat carrying 13 capsizes in Gujarat's Mahisagar river March 24, 2018 11:38 am Image used for representational purpose. KHEDA: A 16-year-old boy drowned while twelve others managed to swim to safety after their boat capsized today in Mahisagar river near Dakor in Kheda district, police said. The boat was carrying 13 people from …
  • Mahisagar schools told not to play Padmaavat songs January 26, 2018 5:51 am
  • Vadodara: Dinosaur eggs found in Mahisagar January 21, 2018 3:05 pm The egg was found on Saturday evening during a digging exercise at a local site in the village and caused much excitement among the locals (Express) Balasinor in Mahisagar district is already home one of the world’s largest dinosaur hatcheries in Raiyoli. …
  • Gujarat Mahisagar election result 2017 LIVE UPDATES from Balasinor, Lunawada, Santrampur, Shehra, Morva Hadaf constituencies; Counting of votes begin December 18, 2017 3:14 am Gujarat Mahisagar election result 2017 LIVE UPDATES from Balasinor, Lunawada, Santrampur, Shehra, Morva Hadaf constituencies (Image Source ANI) Gujarat Mahisagar election result 2017 LIVE UPDATES from Balasinor, Lunawada, Santrampur, Shehra, Morva Hadaf …
  • Heavy rains lash Jambughoda September 22, 2021 1:02 am Vadodara: Heavy rains lashed parts of Panchmahal district on Tuesday with Jambughoda taluka witnessing the highest rainfall till Tuesday afternoon, followed by Halol. Jambughoda received around 6.4 inches of rainfall between 6am and 2pm on Tuesday after …
  • Police chowki attacked during funeral procession September 19, 2021 11:50 pm Stones were hurled at the chowki in Patelwada during the funeral procession of the meat seller who allegedly killed himself in custodyVadodara: It panned out on expected lines but cops’ swift action on Sunday prevented an untoward incident from snowballing …
  • ‘Irregular attendance’ puts teacher in soup September 18, 2021 12:02 am Vadodara: Normally, a photograph with a minister is something that many boast about, especially on social media. But a primary teacher in Dahod district has landed in trouble after his photographs with newly inducted ministers Kuber Dindor and Nimisha …
  • 5 love-related deaths shake tribal beliefs and customs September 13, 2021 12:18 am Vadodara: Since March this year, at least five incidents of suicides or attempts to kill selves by young tribal couples believed to be in love have left many deeply surprised on how the outside world is adversely impacting the tribal-dominated customs and …
  • Man killed by lightening September 9, 2021 2:44 am Vadodara: One person was killed when lightening struck in the Veganpur village of Godhra taluka in Panchmahal district on Wednesday afternoon. The deceased was identified as Arjun Chauhan, who had come out of his house to graze cattle in pastures near …
  • Low-pressure area forms signalling monsoon revival September 6, 2021 10:17 am A low-pressure area has formed over North-West and adjoining West-Central Bay of Bengal off the South Odisha-North Andhra Pradesh coasts this (Monday) morning. India Meteorological Department (IMD) said that the monsoon-boosting ‘low’ will travel towards …
  • Kalol riot accused get rousing welcome September 4, 2021 11:00 pm Video grab of the crowd welcoming the seven women in Kalol on SaturdayVadodara: Hundreds have landed in trouble in Kalol in Panchmahal district after they joined a euphoric crowd that rushed to welcome home seven women who were arrested in connection with …
  • Bikes stolen in Gujarat sold for a pittance in MP September 3, 2021 2:49 am Motorcycles seized in Dahod districtVadodara: Motorcycles from Gujarat seem to be quite popular in the bordering districts of Madhya Pradesh like Alirajpur and Jhabua. It is just that these motorcycles are not made in Gujarat, but are stolen from Gujarat. …
  • Woman ends life after son hangs self in Panchmahal September 1, 2021 10:14 am
  • Gujarat: Woman ends life after son hangs self in Panchmahal district September 1, 2021 1:32 am
  • Notes scrapped in 2016 still priceless for exchange agents August 31, 2021 10:40 pm Four persons including two teachers were detained and questionedVadodara: While the government may have scrapped Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 currency notes way back in 2016, attempts to exchange these are still being made even as doors for this have been closed …
  • Woman ‘bull-dozed’ at Godhra bus stop August 27, 2021 1:56 am Grab from the viral videoVadodara: A woman residing in the Sant Road village near Godhra in Panchmahal district was attacked by a bull. A video of the incident went viral on Thursday showing the woman, waiting at a bus stop being knocked down suddenly by a …
  • 16K clear Class 12 exams in Vadodara August 1, 2021 12:17 am 16,292 students had registered for the GSHSEB exam this yearVadodara: As many as 16,292 students in Vadodara cleared their exams as the Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (GSHSEB) declared results of class 12 of the general stream on …
  • Popularity of boy’s video spills over to original singer August 1, 2021 12:17 am Vadodara: The innocent video of Sahdev Dirdo from Chhatisgarh singing the song ‘Sonu meri darling’ may have earned him limelight and even an invite from the Chhatisgarh chief minister, but few would know that the song was originally sung by Kamlesh Barot, …
  • Gujarat allows 50% seating capacity in closed-space functions, 400 people in open ceremonies July 29, 2021 6:13 am As Covid cases continue to decline in the state, Gujarat on Wednesday said that 400 persons will be allowed in public ceremonies in open spaces from July 31. Moreover, functions with up to 50 per cent of seating capacity will be allowed in closed spaces. …
  • Many areas in Vadodara left waterlogged after downpour July 26, 2021 12:19 am Heavy rains lashed Vadodara on Sunday eveningVadodara: Heavy rains lashed the city on Sunday evening leaving several areas, especially in the old city, waterlogged. The weather was overcast since morning and it kept drizzling throughout the day. But the …
  • Kappa strain detected in dead Panchmahal man July 25, 2021 1:11 am Health workers test villagers at Andar Na Muvada in GodhraVadodara: A Panchmahal district resident has become one of the first victims of Kappa variant of the novel coronavirus in the state. The 50-year-old man died on June 30. A resident of Andar Na …
  • Active Covid cases in Ahmedabad district dip to 127 July 21, 2021 3:08 am Representative imageAHMEDABAD: With six new positive cases and discharge of 25 Covid-19 patients, number of active patients in Ahmedabad on Tuesday dipped to 127. The district accounts for 31% of Gujarat’s 411 active cases. After Narmada, Panchmahal on …
  • After mass promotion, Gujarat faces deficit of classrooms for Class 11 students July 19, 2021 1:35 am EVEN AS the Gujarat government plans to restart classes for students of Class 11, the state Education Department is staring at a huge deficit of classrooms to accommodate nearly 80,000 students. The shortage has arisen following mass promotion of Class 10 …
  • Missing man’s body found from Pavagadh forest a week later July 18, 2021 1:11 am Vadodara: After he went missing last week from a popular tourist spot in Pavagadh where he had gone along with his friends, police on Saturday found Vijay Solanki’s body in the deep gorge of the hill. Solanki had fallen in the gorge and his body was found …
  • Ashwini Vaishnaw: The man in the chair July 17, 2021 10:37 pm For days before Prime Minister Narendra Modi effected his recent Cabinet reshuffle, Delhi was rife with talk of a “big” lateral entry. The PM had stunned just two years earlier by promoting former foreign secretary S Jaishankar straight as the External …
  • Gujarat: Girl studying in SSC, class nine boy hang selves in Panchmahal July 15, 2021 11:51 pm
  • Gujarat Class 12 students get back to campuses as board exams begin for repeat candidates July 15, 2021 9:53 pm An average of 39 per cent attendance was recorded in the state on Day 1 as schools reopened for Class 12 on Thursday when higher and technical institutes also resumed classes. As per the attendance data maintained by the education department, Rajkot city …
  • Gujarat: Amid police probe into youth assault, clash in Panchmahal July 11, 2021 12:56 am The police in Gujarat’s Panchmahal district have begun a probe into a clash between two community groups that took place in the Gadhedi Faliya and Kasba area on Saturday afternoon, leaving a few police officials injured. The police was allegedly …
  • Members of two communities clash in Gujarat's Kalol; cops fire tear gas July 10, 2021 6:56 pm By PTI GODHAR: A communal clash broke out on Saturday after members of a community objected to the police detaining a suspect in connection with an incident in which a teenage boy from another community was thrashed by unidentified people at Kalol town in …
  • Gujarat HC issues summons to BJP MLA over plea challenging caste certificate July 6, 2021 6:35 pm Gujarat High Court on July 5 issued summons to BJP MLA of Morva Hadaf constituency Nimisha Suthar along with Election Commission of India (ECI) in a petition by Suresh Katara, the Congress candidate from the seat, challenging the BJP MLA’s caste …
  • Active Covid cases now close to 1,000 in Ahmedabad July 5, 2021 3:36 am Representative imageAHMEDABAD: On Sunday evening, Gujarat had 2,467 active cases — the lowest since March 1 — out of which 1,074 are in Ahmedabad district, accounting for about 43% of the total active cases. The city in 24 hours ending 5pm on Sunday …
  • Gujarat: 194 crocodiles relocated from lake near Statue of Unity for safety of tourists July 4, 2021 8:05 am As many as 194 crocodiles have been relocated from a lake near the ‘Statue of Unity’ in Gujarat’s Narmada district in the last two years for the safety of tourists who come to enjoy boat rides there, officials said on Sunday. The Panchmuli lake, situated …
  • Jayanti Ravi: ‘Second wave of Covid-19 hit suddenly, not much epidemic intelligence’ July 3, 2021 8:13 am While the Gujarat government was prepared to face the first wave of Covid-19, there was no “epidemic intelligence” about the second wave, says outgoing principal secretary, health and family welfare, Jayanti Ravi, who will join as secretary, Auroville …
  • Raid on high-profile people at resort in Panchmahal July 1, 2021 11:40 pm Vadodara: The Panchmahal district police raided a resort located near Shivrajpur sparking a controversy amidst reports that high-profile politicians were present there. The raid started late in the evening on Thursday by officials of the Pavagadh police …
  • Panchmahal: Acid thrown on house of BJP minority cell chief June 26, 2021 12:32 am
  • Someone’s trash was gold for this matchbox collector from Godhra June 20, 2021 1:44 am Highlight of Shantilal Parmar’s collection is the matchbox labels manufactured between 1937 and 1945Vadodara: Imagine a man and that too a government official walking on the street and collecting things that might seem trash to others. But what Shantilal …
  • Gujarat transfers 77 IAS officer in major reshuffle June 19, 2021 9:56 pm In a major reshuffle in the bureaucracy, the Gujarat government Saturday transferred 77 IAS officers which included district collectors, municipal commissioners and managing directors of electricity distribution companies. Anju Sharma, a 1991-batch officer …
  • In major reshuffle, Gujarat transfers 77 IAS officers June 19, 2021 6:21 pm In a major reshuffle in the bureaucracy, the Gujarat government has transferred as many as 77 Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officers including a principal secretary, municipal commissioners and several district collectors. In a notification, the …
  • Godhra carnage accused who jumped parole arrested again June 13, 2021 12:10 am Vadodara: The Special Operations Group (SOG) of the Panchmahal district police nabbed Kasim Abdul Sattar alias Kasim Biryani, convicted in the 2002 Sabarmati Express train carnage case, from Popatpura near Godhra. Biryani, who was imprisoned in Ahmedabad, …
  • Strong wind, heavy rains take North Gujarat by surprise June 4, 2021 1:11 am Standing crops in number of villages were damaged due to heavy rain and windPalanpur: Heavy rain accompanied by strong winds took north Gujarat districts by surprise on Wednesday night. The pounding continued during the early hours of Thursday. The …
  • Teenage brothers drown in pond in Halol June 2, 2021 11:32 pm Vadodara: Two teenage brothers residing in the Madarivas area of Halol town in Panchmahal district drowned in a pond on Wednesday. Four boys including Kalu Waghela and his elder brother Hek Waghela had entered the Fata pond in Halol town for bathing. Kalu …
  • Another lands in Halol police net June 2, 2021 1:41 am Vadodara: Special operations group of the Panchmahal police nabbed a quack from the Shivrajpur village in Halol taluka of the district. The clinic of Girish Patel (59) was raided after sleuths received a tip off that he did not have any qualifications to …
  • 3 of family drown, one missing after boat capsizes in Gujarat May 30, 2021 10:11 am Image Source : PTI A couple and their three-year-old daughter drowned while one person was missing after their boat capsized in the Panam dam reservoir in Gujarat's Panchmahal district. A couple and their three-year-old daughter drowned while one …
  • Vaccination of dead man, staffer sacked May 30, 2021 12:47 am Vadodara: A Multipurpose Health Worker (MPHW) employed with the Sanpa Public Health Centre (PHC) in Panchmahal district was sacked after records showed that a man who had died in March was vaccinated at the centre in May. The incident came to light when …
  • Four feared dead as boat capsizes in Morva Hadaf May 30, 2021 12:47 am Vadodara: Four persons were feared dead after the boat that they were travelling in capsized in the Panam river in Panchmahal district late on Saturday evening. Two bodies were recovered while a search was launched to locate two others. Sources said that …
  • Two held from UP for petrol pump loot May 27, 2021 12:20 am Accused in police custodyVadodara: After more than a month-and-half of the loot at a petrol pump on the Halol Road, sleuths of the local crime branch (LCB) arrested two men involved in the crime. The accused were nabbed from their home town in Uttar …
  • Weddings violating Covid norms land in trouble May 26, 2021 12:24 am Vadodara: Weddings landed at least 36 persons in trouble in the precincts of the Kakanpur police station in Panchmahal district since Sunday. The weddings were held in blatant violation of the Covid-19 guidelines and the police had to crack down on them. …
  • Murder accused flees from mental hospital, nabbed on Halol Road May 26, 2021 12:23 am Jayanti NayakVadodara: An under-trial prisoner escaped from police custody on Monday afternoon when he was under treatment at the mental hospital in Karelibaug. Accused Jayanti Nayak was recaptured by the cops on Tuesday afternoon from Halol Road when he …
  • Probe on over alleged irregularity in remdesivir supply May 25, 2021 1:36 am Vadodara: The Panchmahal district administration has started verifying the use of remdesivir injections supplied by it to private hospitals in the district amidst allegations that the injections were taken by hospitals unscrupulously. The district …
  • 2 die in wall collapse, toddler survives May 20, 2021 12:57 am Vadodara: A woman and her son died when the wall erected around a farm fell on them in Dhaba Dungri village of Halol taluka in Panchmahal district on Wednesday morning. It is believed that the wall had been weakened due to the cyclone and rains. According …
  • Cyclone Tauktae: 53 killed in Gujarat, PM Modi announces Rs 1,000-crore package May 19, 2021 11:17 pm WITH 53 people killed in Gujarat as Cyclone Tauktae left a trail of destruction across several districts in the state, and damages estimated at over Rs 3,000 crore, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday conducted an aerial survey of the affected areas and …
  • Tauktae death toll climbs to 45 in Gujarat: Official May 19, 2021 10:35 pm As many as 45 people have been killed due to cyclone Tauktae across 12 districts of Gujarat, officials said Wednesday. Fifteen deaths were reported from Amreli district in Saurashtra region, the worst affected in the cyclone that crossed the state coast as …
  • Cyclone Tauktae: Police to probe why barge P-305 didn't move away despite warning; Mumbai greenery sees massive destruction May 19, 2021 8:25 pm By PTI MUMBAI: Mumbai Police will conduct a probe as to why the ill-fated barge P-305 which sank off Mumbai coast on Monday evening stayed in the area despite warnings about cyclone Tauktae, an official said. Yellow Gate Police in south Mumbai on Wednesday …
  • Electricity poles, trees uprooted in Panchmahal May 19, 2021 12:03 am A tree got uprooted in Kalol on TuesdayVadodara: While stormy conditions due to the cyclone Taukte did not lead to major damage or loss of lives in central Gujarat, several trees were uprooted and electricity polls fell on grounds or buildings. The roofs …
  • RAT kits recovered from pharmacist’s home in Godhra May 14, 2021 12:28 am Kits are worth over Rs 2 lakhVadodara: Special operations group (SOG) of the Panchmahal police seized Rapid Antigen Testing (RAT) kits for Covid-19 from the residence of a man in Godhra. The man who works as a pharmacist at a government primary health …
  • Man, woman tied to a tree; thrashed over ‘love affair’ in Vadodara May 13, 2021 2:02 am Video grab of the incident that occurred in Panchmahal districtVADODARA: Nine persons were detained on Wednesday by Panchmahal police for tying a man and a woman to a tree and thrashing them over suspicion of the duo having an extra-marital affair. The …
  • Gujarat Covid cases dip, testing too: 1.34 lakh samples tested in state May 8, 2021 9:17 pm Gujarat on Saturday saw a further dip in new coronavirus cases, with 11,892 infections and 119 fatalities reported in the previous 24 hours. This is when there has been a decrease in the number of tests, which dipped to the lowest in a month with just 1.34 …
  • Covid India: Ambulance driver lost 5 family... May 8, 2021 12:30 pm Covid-19 has had a dreadful impact on thousands of people across the globe, snatching dear ones, destroying their lives and shattering all hopes. But there are some individuals, who despite the enormous tragedies they encounter, continue to battle the …
  • ‘Better to serve people than sit at home grieving’ May 7, 2021 9:12 pm Baria remained absent only on April 22 to perform father’s last ritesVadodara: This corona warrior lost five relatives including his parents within five days to Covid-19, but that has not deterred him from ensuring that he ferries patients to hospitals in …
  • Smaller govt hospitals get oxygen plants May 7, 2021 2:14 am Hospitals saw a major surge in the demand and, as a consequence, shortage of oxygen since last monthVadodara: While the Centre and state wasted its breath trading barbs over oxygen plant approvals, there were some who acted with urgency ensuring they had …
  • Indian couple in Gujarat... May 5, 2021 3:12 pm A couple from Gujarat has raised Rs16 crore (Dh8 million) with the help of a crowdfunding platform to buy a gene therapy injection for the treatment of their 5-month-old son suffering from spinal muscular atrophy, a rare genetic disorder. The child was …
  • 2 cousin sisters found hanging from tree May 4, 2021 11:49 pm Vadodara: The bodies of two cousin sisters were found hanging from a tree near the Lalpuri village of Ghoghamba taluka in Panchmahal district on Tuesday morning. The police have started investigations in the matter. The two girls — Sonal alias Pinal Rathwa …
  • BJP's tally rises to 112 in Gujarat House on bypoll win; Congress at 65 May 2, 2021 6:28 pm With its candidate winning the byelection to the Morva Hadaf Assembly constituency on Sunday, the ruling BJP's tally in the Gujarat Legislative Assembly has gone up to 112. On the other hand, the opposition Congress saw its tally in the 182-member …
  • Gujarat: BJP wins Morva Hadaf Assembly bypoll May 2, 2021 2:58 pm BJP's Nimisha Suthar won the by-election to Morva Hadaf (ST) Assembly constituency in Gujarat's Panchmahal district on Sunday by defeating her nearest Congress rival by 45,649 votes, an official said. Out of the total 93,179 votes polled in the by- …
  • BJP's tally rises to 112 in Gujarat House May 2, 2021 2:46 pm At the same time, the BJP's number rose from 99 seats it had won in 2017 to the current 112 due to victories in by-elections, mainly necessitated due to resignations by MLAs of the Congress. (Representative image)AHMEDABAD: With its candidate winning …
  • CT scan machine lies defunct at Godhra hospital for over a decade April 27, 2021 11:44 pm The machine has been in a dead condition since December 21, 2009Vadodara: At a time when even bigger hospitals may have struggled for a CT scan machine, Godhra had the privilege of having one at its civil hospital. But when it was needed the most, patients …
  • Covid patient found dead in pond April 27, 2021 11:43 pm Vadodara: The body of a man suffering from Covid-19 was found from a pond in the Halol town of Panchmahal district. The man had escaped from the hospital where he was being treated. Pragnesh Bhatia, a resident of Paroli village in Ghoghamba taluka, was …
  • Villages, towns shut down voluntarily April 25, 2021 12:25 am Voluntary lockdown in GodhraVadodara: With Covid-19 cases being reported from remote villages, many villages have started imposing lockdowns voluntarily. Most of these villages will keep businesses shut over the week. The decision is most cases has been …
  • Vadodara: Panchmahal reports zero Covid cases February 1, 2021 8:33 pm
  • Five arrested for selling turtles in Panchmahal January 21, 2021 12:48 am Vadodara: The forest department arrested five persons in Panchmahal for selling four turtles that are protected under schedule I of the Wildlife Conservation Act. A team of Gujarat Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (GSPCA) had received …
  • Rogue leopard caged in Panchmahal December 23, 2020 12:53 am Vadodara: The leopard that had caused panic amongst villagers in Ghoghamba taluka of Panchmahal district for weeks now was nabbed on Tuesday night. The big cat that had attacked six including two children who had died, had even preyed on goats kept as bait …
  • Gujarat: Villagers shifted after fire in chemical factory in Panchmahal December 21, 2020 4:14 pm About 700 residents moved to the primary school in the village. Arora said that nine fire tenders had been rushed to the spot, including foam extinguishers from private companies in the district.Nearly 700 residents of Nandarkha village in Kalol taluka of …
  • Surat team joins search for leopard in Panchmahal December 19, 2020 11:09 pm Vadodara: A team of forest officials from Surat joined the search for a leopard in Panchmahal district’s Ghoghamba taluka on Saturday. The team joined the existing manpower a day after an LIC agent Ajmal Parmar was attacked in Jabuvaniya village. The …
  • Mystery shrouds death of four farm labourers at Panchmahal November 26, 2020 11:53 am
  • Leopard kills 10-yr-old boy in Panchmahal September 15, 2020 11:45 pm
  • 3 die in house collapse in Panchmahal August 11, 2020 1:11 am Rescue operation is going on to remove debris from the site after the incident on MondayVadodara: Three members of a family were killed when a house collapsed in the Kanjipani village of Jambughoda taluka in Panchmahal district. The incident took place …
  • 3 killed in Panchmahal house collapse incident August 10, 2020 10:57 am The bodies were pulled out of the debris by a rescue team in an operation that lasted for about an hourGODHRA: Three members of a family, including a four-year-old child, were killed and one member was injured after their house collapsed due to heavy rains …
  • Panchmahal cops unearth Rs 1L worth of illegal firearms July 30, 2020 1:30 am Vadodara: In one of the biggest hauls in recent times, Panchmahal police seized a huge stash of country-made firearms including 13 guns and ammunition at a check post early on Wednesday morning. According to police, these illegal weapons were thrown away …
  • Two held in Panchmahal with country-made guns July 13, 2020 12:54 am Vadodara: Two persons were arrested and two have been declared as wanted for possessing three country-made guns in Morva Hadaf taluka of Panchmahal district on Saturday. Police said that they had received information about two persons carrying weapons in a …
  • Man found hanging from tree in Panchmahal, probe launched June 27, 2020 5:07 pm Police said the deceased, Ashok Raiji Parmar, a resident of Nishal Faliya in Bamroli, had left his house late on Friday evening after receiving a phone call. (Representational image) The Panchmahal police has launched a probe into the mysterious death of …
  • Panchmahal’s first Covid-19 patient dies in Vadodara April 3, 2020 11:31 pm
  • Day after reporting first positive case 26 people quarantined in Panchmahal, source of infection unknown April 2, 2020 9:07 pm Active surveillance is being undertaken in Rabbani Mohalla of Godhra where he lives. (Representational Photo) A day after a 78-year-old man from Godhra town in Panchmahal district tested positive for COVID-19, 26 people who had come in contact with him …
  • Offences registered against three units in Panchmahal March 25, 2020 11:45 pm
  • Gujarat: Flame-of-the-forest lights up houses of Panchmahal farmers March 10, 2020 10:57 am
  • Flame-of-the-forest lights up houses of Panchmahal farmers March 10, 2020 3:13 am
  • India's Panchmahal Steel Posts Dec-Qtr Loss February 14, 2020 11:42 am
  • Panchmahal Steel Says Pradip H. Gupta Ceases To Be CFO December 31, 2019 5:22 pm
  • Gujarat: Say no to Diwali gifts, Panchmahal District Collector tells officials October 1, 2019 8:34 pm A circular issued by the Collector forbade officials from accepting gifts. (Representational) Newly appointed Panchmahal District Collector Amit Arora on Monday forbade officials from accepting gifts during the festive season, and warned them of …
  • Heavy rains cause ponds to overflow in Panchmahal August 11, 2019 12:45 pm Panchmahal: Heavy rains in the district have caused two ponds in pilgrimage centre Pavagarh to overflow on Sunday. The ponds named Telia and Patal are overflowing in such a manner that the water is appearing as if it is emanating from a lake. “The …
  • Panchmahal Steel Ltd Q3 net profit at Rs. 0.93 crore February 4, 2019 10:52 am PANCHMAHAL STEEL LTD. has reported financial results for the period ended December 31, 2018. Financial Results (Q3FY18-19) - QoQ Comparison The company has reported net sales of Rs.130.66 crores during the period ended December 31, 2018 as compared to Rs. …
  • Panchmahal Steel Ltd Q2 net profit at Rs. 0.80 crore November 3, 2018 12:03 pm PANCHMAHAL STEEL LTD. has reported financial results for the period ended September 30, 2018. The company has reported net sales of Rs.109.87 crores during the period ended September 30, 2018 as compared to Rs.95.57 crores during the period ended September …
  • Panchmahal Steel Ltd board to announce Q2 results on Nov 3, 2018 October 23, 2018 9:08 am A meeting of the Board of Directors of Panchmahal Steel Ltd is scheduled on 03/11/2018, to consider and approve the Standalone Unaudited Financial Results for the quarter and half year period ended 30th September, 2018. Shares of PANCHMAHAL STEEL …
  • Panchmahal Steel Ltd reports net profit of Rs. 1.39 crore in Q1 August 11, 2018 11:35 am PANCHMAHAL STEEL LTD. has reported financial results for the period ended June 30, 2018. The company has reported net sales of Rs.108.09 crores during the 3 months period ended June 30, 2018 as compared to Rs.111.59 crores during the 3 months period ended …
  • Panchmahal Steel Ltd board to announce 1st quarter results on Aug 11, 2018 August 2, 2018 7:10 am A meeting of the Board of Directors of Panchmahal Steel Ltd is scheduled on 11/08/2018, to consider and approve the Standalone Unaudited Financial Results of the Company for the quarter period ended 30th June, 2018. The Trading Window for dealing …
  • Panchmahal Steel Ltd Q4 net profit climbs to Rs. 2.83 crores June 2, 2018 5:16 pm PANCHMAHAL STEEL LTD. has reported financial results for the period ended March 31, 2018. The company has reported net sales of Rs.105.64 crores during the period ended March 31, 2018 as compared to Rs.104.77 crores during the period ended March 31, 2017. …
  • India's Panchmahal Steel March-Qtr Profit Rises May 30, 2018 11:47 am May 30 (Reuters) - Panchmahal Steel Ltd ::MARCH QUARTER PROFIT 28.3 MILLION RUPEES VERSUS PROFIT 20.8 MILLION RUPEES YEAR AGO.MARCH QUARTER REVENUE FROM OPERATIONS 1.05 BILLION RUPEES VERSUS 1.03 BILLION RUPEES YEAR AGO.  Full Article Feb 14 (Reuters) - …
  • Panchmahal Steel Ltd calls for board meeting on May 30, 2018 May 18, 2018 8:58 am A meeting of the Board of Directors of Panchmahal Steel Ltd will be held on Wednesday, the 30th day of May, 2018, to consider and take on record the Standalone Audited Financial Results of the Company for the quarter and year ended 31st March, 2018. The …
  • Panchmahal Steel Ltd Q3 net profit at Rs. 1.42 crore February 16, 2018 9:08 am PANCHMAHAL STEEL LTD. has reported financial results for the period ended December 31, 2017. The company has reported net sales of Rs.90.04 crores during the period ended December 31, 2017 as compared to Rs.90.74 crores during the period ended December 31, …
  • Gujarat Panchmahal election result 2017 LIVE UPDATES from Godhra, Kalol, Halol, Fatepura, Jhalod, Limkheda constituencies December 18, 2017 3:14 am Gujarat Panchmahal election result 2017 LIVE UPDATES from Godhra, Kalol, Halol, Fatepura, Jhalod, Limkheda constituencies Image Source ANI) Gujarat Elections 2017 hovered around a range of issues ranging from ‘Vikas’ to dynasty politics and even to …
  • Gujarat Assembly polls: Asked about ticket row, BJP MP from Panchmahal ‘tries to hit’ reporter November 27, 2017 2:29 am Prabhatsinh Chauhan is upset as wife denied ticket BJP’s Panchmahal MP Prabhatshinh Chauhan, who had written a letter to party president Amit Shah on Saturday to “rethink about the ticket allocation” to his daughter-in-law instead of his fourth wife for …
  • In Panchmahal seat, BJP ignores saas for bahu, triggers family row November 26, 2017 1:50 am BJP general secretary Shabdasharan Brahmabhatt said, “We have seen the letter that Chauhan sent to Amit Shah today. The matter has been resolved. There are no differences.” (File) The tussle for a BJP ticket from Kalol Assembly seat in Panchmahal district …
  • Tantrums backfire on BJP’s Panchmahal MP Prabhatsinh Chauhan November 24, 2017 8:34 pm GANDHINAGAR: For somebody who tried to spark some trouble for BJP in central Gujarat, Lok Sabha member from Panchmahal, Prabhatsinh Chauhan, now has a fire to douse in his family. Thanks to BJP fielding his daughter-inlaw, Suman Chauhan, from Kalol …
  • India's Panchmahal Steel posts March-qtr profit May 18, 2017 6:00 am Wednesday, 17 May 2017 07:32am EDT May 17 (Reuters) - Panchmahal Steel Ltd :March quarter net profit 20.8 million rupees versus loss 35 million rupees year ago.March quarter total income from operations 941.9 million rupees versus 543.5 million rupees year …
  • Panchmahal Steel Ltd calls for Board Meeting on Feb 11, 2017 February 1, 2017 7:38 pm A meeting of the Board of Directors of Panchmahal Steel Ltd will be held on February 11, 2017, to consider and take on record the Unaudited Financial Results of the Company for the quarter period ended December 31, 2016. As per the Company's Code of …