Gujarat: Weavers Association Demands Reduction In Fuel Surcharge For Powerloom Factories

July 23, 2022 9:29 am

A weavers associate in Gujarat reportedly sumbited a request seeking a reduction in the fuel surcharge levied from the powerloom factory owners. The Gujarat Minister for Agriculture, Energy and Petrochemical, Mukesh Patel received a request from the Federation of Gujarat Weavers Association (FOGWA) to deduct the fuel surcharge by Rs 0.5 – from 2.5 to […]

Gujarat Registers 632 New Covid-19 Cases In Last 24 Hours; Ahmedabad Reports 262

July 2, 2022 8:28 am

In a continuing upward trend of daily cases in Gujarat, the state registered a total of 632 new Covid-19 cases in last 24 hours on Friday. This is the highest daily positive cases in Gujarat after around 133 days. Apart from this, the state also reported its first death due to Covid-19 after over 16 […]

President Ram Nath Kovind Confers Padma Awards: Gen Bipin Rawat, Neeraj Chopra, Khalil Dhantejvi Among Awardees

March 22, 2022 10:11 am

President Ram Nath Kovind conferred Padma awards to 54 recipients at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Monday. This year the list of awardees includes 17 recipients of Padma Bhushan, 107 of Padma Shri and four Padma Vibhushan recipients. Veteran Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad, Chairman of Serum Institute of India Cyrus Poonawalla, Paralympic silver medalist Devendra […]

Now CAG red flags Gujarat’s model of fiscal chaos, skewed priorities

September 29, 2021 8:55 pm

Gandhinagar: Much has been claimed about the Gujarat Government’s prudent financial management over the past two decades, but even a  small scratch at the surface separates facts from fiction. This is what the latest report of the Comptroller and Auditor-General of India tabled in the two-day session of the State Assembly that concluded on Tuesday […]

History, significance and everything you should know about Navroz

August 16, 2021 5:50 pm

The Parsi community in India observes their new year to mark the beginning of the first month, Farvardin of the Iranian calendar. Also known as Navroz, the Parsi new year usually falls between July and August, Parsis are celebrating it on August 16 this year. On account of Navroz, let us have a look at […]

Seven Olympic Athletes from the Seven Sister States

July 26, 2021 6:23 pm

Tokyo Olympics 2020 has a representation of over 127 athletes to compete in around 18 sporting events from India. The Indian contingent at the Summer Olympics 2020 includes athletes from across the country. Two days back on July 24, India opened its medal account by getting a silver medal, won by Northeastern athlete Saikhom Mirabai […]

Aamir Khan: ‘Qayamat Se Ab Tak’

July 3, 2021 6:22 pm

Bollywood actor Aamir Khan, known as Mr Perfectionist of Bollywood has always been known for his perfection when it comes to his films but still seems to be searching for his perfect marriage. He has been in the news not only for his professional life and blockbuster films but also for his personal life. Aamir […]