Tag Archives: Gujarat
Gujarat To Get Heavy Rains As Monsoon Envelopes State
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Tuesday said that the southwest monsoon has now covered the entire state. The IMD issued a "heavy to very heavy rainfall" warning for Gujarat, Saurashtra and Kutch for the next five days. IMD officials said that the state received 11% rainfall of it..
PM Narendra Modi On Two Day Visit to Gujarat On June 29-30
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be on a two-day visit to Gujarat on 29-30 June to attend a host of programmes in different parts of the state, including a roadshow in Rajkot. This will be Modi's fourth visit this year to the poll-bound state, where Assembly elections are slated to take place by..
All you need to about 140th lord Jagannath Rath Yatra
The organization in Gujarat is all geared to host country’s second biggest Lord Jagannath Rath Yatra, in Ahmedabad. The 140th Rath Yatra in Ahmedabad would be taken out across the city on day. The state has deployed over 20,000 policemen, five joint commissioners of police, 42 deputy commission..
Three Cities Of Gujarat Listed In The Smart City List Announced By Central Government
In the latest list of 30 Smart Cities announced by the government, three cities each from Uttar Pradesh and Gujarat have found a spot. Three of the new smart cities are from Gujarat, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state. State capital Gandhinagar, Rajkot and Dahod are named in the list. A..
Gujarat Christian Community Threatens State Wide Agitation Over Textbook Error
The Christian community in Gujarat has threatened to launch a state-wide agitation if Gujarat State School Textbook Board (GSSTB) fails to withdraw the controversial class IX Hindi (second language) textbook in two days. In one chapter of the textbook, the adjective 'hevaan', meaning demon, is us..
Shah Rukh Khan Meets Gujarat Chief Minister
Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan along with filmmaker Imtiaz Ali met Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, while promoting his upcoming film "Jab Harry Met Sejal". On Thursday, Shah Rukh shared a photograph of himself along with Rupani and thanked him. "Thank you honourable Chief Minister of ..
Gujarat HC Reminds State Government: Public Welfare Is The Supreme Law
In the midst of claims that the legislature is bowing laws to make it simple for industrialists to get hold of land, Gujarat high court has advised the state government not to overlook that "welfare of the general population is the preeminent law", and prompted it on how "open need is more noteworth..
Gujarat: Brother Duo Arrested For ‘Honour Killing’ Of Sister
Two brothers were arrested today for allegedly killing their 28-year-old sister to protect the family 'honour' by forcing her to consume poison in Jasdan village of the Rajkot district last month, police said today. According to police, the accused suspected that their sister Poonamben Vala, who ..
Gujarat: School Bags Having Akhilesh Yadav Photograph Distributed By Department
Schoolbags with former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Akhilesh Yadav's photograph were distributed in Gujarat. The incident was reported in a tribal village in Chhota Udaipur district of Gujarat. As part of an enrolment initiative, the government distributed schoolbags to 12,000 children. The sc..
Gujarat: Bangles Thrown At Textile Minister Smriti Irani
A man was yesterday detained by the police for throwing bangles at Union minister Smriti Irani while she was addressing a function at Amreli town in Gujarat. The man, in his mid-20s, was identified as Ketan Kaswala, a resident of Mota Bhandaria village in Amreli district, the police said. The ..