Gujarat ITRs Filing Increases By 3%; Total 80.72 Lakhs ITRs Filed In 2021-22

August 13, 2022 3:49 pm

According to sources in the income tax department, the number of Income Tax Returns filed in Gujarat in FY 2021–22 increased by 3% from the prior year to 80.72 lakh. According to figures released by the Union Finance Ministry last week, Gujarat accounted for 9.4% of the 5.83 crores ITRs that were filed nationwide as […]

SRK’s fan Threatens To Cut Off Yogi Devnath’s Head 

August 13, 2022 9:10 am

A seer and former state president of Hindu Yuva Vahini, Yogi Devnath from Gujarat, has received a death threat on Twitter that his head will be separated from his body. And a police complaint has also been booked for this issue.The entire thing took place when Maha Yogi Devnath of Ekladham in Kutch, Gujarat posted […]

Six Congress Leaders Likely To Join BJP; Party Dismisses Rumors

August 12, 2022 8:30 pm

Gandhinagar: As the campaign for state assembly election gathers momentum alarm bells are ringing for the Indian National Congress considering the rumours coming from Saurashtra. Speculation is that six Congress MLAs from Saurashtra are preparing to leave the party to join BJP. According to sources, Ambarish Der, Chirag Kalgaria, Lalit Vasoya, Vimal Chudasama, Babubhai Waja, […]

Gujarat Class 12th Student Sticks ₹500 Notes In Exam Sheets; Gets Banned For Year

August 12, 2022 7:23 pm

By attaching a crisp ₹500 note to the answer sheet, a Class 12th student from the Science stream, whose name remains anonymous, tried to lure the examiner into passing him. However, the Gujarat board has denied the student from taking board exams for the following year. They also had his present exam graded as a […]

Gujarat Hooch Tragedy: AMOS Violates Several Rules; No Bail For Company Directors

August 12, 2022 6:21 pm

The Ahmedabad district session court has cancelled the anticipatory bail for the directors of AMOS company accused in the Gujarat Hooch Tragedy. Gujarat Prohibition & Excise Directorate at Laldarwaja, Ahmedabad, have lodged complaints against the directors for scams and misusing the license. According to the officials, the company has not complied with the license terms […]

Anand: SUV Rams In Auto-Rickshaw, Six Casualties

August 12, 2022 1:32 pm

A speeding SUV smashed into an auto-rickshaw and motorbike near Sojitra village in Anand district of Gujarat. According to the police, the incident happened on Thursday, August 11, 2022. Moreover, six people, including three women, died during the collision. The cops also mentioned that the accident occurred on the state highway that connects Anand with […]

IITGN Hosts Convocation For 397 Students

July 30, 2022 9:20 pm

Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar (IITGN) hosted its 11th Convocation on July 30, 2022, by conferring degrees to 397 students in an on-campus offline ceremony. They awarded degrees to 179 BTech students, 4 Dual Major BTech students, 1 BTech-MTech Dual Degree student, 3 BSc in Engineering students, 43 MTech students, 105 MSc students, 20 MA […]

Court Junks Bail Plea By Teesta Setalvad, RB Sreekumar

July 30, 2022 8:16 pm

The court has rejected the bail requests of activist Teesta Setalvad and former top cop RB Sreekumar, facing charges of fabricating evidence during the 2002 Gujarat riots. On Friday, the Ahmedabad City Sessions Court adjourned the hearing on the duo’s bail petitions to Saturday. Following their release from custody, Setalvad and former Gujarat DGP Sreekumar […]

Will Spare No Accused In Latthakand Incident: Guj Home Minister

July 30, 2022 7:54 pm

Amid the Latthakand incident of Botad and other parts of dry Gujarat, State Home Minister Harsh Sanghavi gave his condolences to 57 families that lost their loved ones. As many victims of spurious liquor still suffer, the Gujarat government has set up a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to investigate the matter. The Home Minister expressed […]

Bharatsinh Solanki Announces Comeback In Active Politics

July 30, 2022 4:58 pm

Bharatsinh Solanki, the veteran Congress leader who took a sabbatical from active politics in early June due to a dispute with his wife, made headlines again. Solanki announced that he would re-enter the political arena soon. Bharatsinh Solanki announced his comeback on Saturday at Borsad on the occasion of the birth anniversary of Madhavsinh Solanki. […]

Mumbai Will Cease As Financial Capital If Gujaratis, Rajasthanis Are Removed: Maharashtra Governor

July 30, 2022 3:28 pm

Senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh called out Bhagat Singh Koshyari for his controversial remarks on Maharashtra’s financial status. Ramesh alleged that Koshyari holds the Governor’s office because he is a loyalist of ‘the two.’ He referred to the incumbent Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde and former Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis. Bhagat Singh Koshayari, former Vice-President of […]

Monetary Authority of Singapore Signs MoU With IFSCA

July 29, 2022 9:30 pm

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the International Financial Services Centre Authority (IFSCA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Supervisory Cooperation, on 29 July 2022, at the Gujarat International Finance Tec-City (GIFT City). The Singapore Exchange (SGX Group) and the National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) launched the NSE IFSC-SGX CONNECT (Connect) on […]

Riled By Gujarat Hooch Tragedy, Women Reach Police Station

July 29, 2022 8:52 pm

Banaskantha: The Botad Latthakand of 2022 brought sorrow and tragedy for the people of Gujarat as more than 47 died after drinking spurious liquor. However, it has also brought other repercussions like resentment, outrage and tensions between people and government officials. Women from Shivnagar, Banaskantha, stood in front of the Tharad Police Station and raised […]

PM Modi Refers To GIFT City As ‘Opportunity For 130 Crore Indians To Join Global Economy’

July 29, 2022 9:03 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the IFSCA Headquarters and launched the NSE-IFSC SGX Connect and the IIBX at GIFT (Gujarat International Finance Tech) City Gandhinagar on July 29, 2022. The Prime Minister, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, and Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel addressed the gathering. Moreover, the Finance Minister and Gujarat CM applauded PM […]

PM Modi Arrives In Gujarat Again; All Set To Inaugurate IIBX

July 29, 2022 3:59 pm

After PM Modi attended the 42nd Convocation of Anna University in Chennai, he landed again in poll-bound Gujarat. Gujarat Governor Acharya Devrat, Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel, and BJP State President CR Paatil welcomed him at the Sardar Vallabhai Patel International Airport in Ahmedabad, Gujarat. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the India International Bullion Exchange […]

Surat MMTH To Provide World Class Amenities, Says RLDA

July 29, 2022 3:14 pm

The Rail Land Development Authority (RLDA) invited an RFP (Request for Proposal) for the Surat MMTH Station development. Envisioned as a multi-modal transport hub (MMTH), the station will have an EPC (Engineering Procurement & Construction) model at an indicative cost of ₹813 crores. It also has a total development area of 3,31,491 sqm. In the […]

Hooch Tragedy: Guj Prohibition Dept Still Speechless After 57 Deaths

July 27, 2022 9:48 pm

The Gujarat Prohibition Department, responsible for licensing, supervision, and site visits, remains speechless amid the deaths of 57 people after drinking spurious liquor. There is no information about whether or not the methyl company held a license. It is questionable that bootleggers smuggled around 600 litres of methyl under the Gujarat Prohibition Department’s nose. According […]

 I am very sad as a citizen that “poisonous chemical” has claimed so many lives in Gujarat: Home Minister Harsh Sanghvi

July 27, 2022 9:42 pm

Yes, the Gujarat government has not admitted, and sources assertively tell Vibes of India that they will not admit, that spurious chemical-laden alcohol has claimed 58 lives in the State with 88 men still in various hospitals. On the third day of the hooch tragedy, the State government continued with its theory of death due to […]

Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel Meets NITI Aayog CEO

July 27, 2022 9:28 pm

Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel attended a meeting with NITI Aayog CEO Parameswaran Iyer in Gandhinagar. On his one-day visit to Gujarat, Parameswaran Iyer met the CM, who briefed him about the progress of various flagship schemes of many departments, including Agriculture, Education, and Housing. CEO of NITI Aayog closely observed the dashboard activities of Jansamwad […]

“Prohibition Yes, Inhibition No” – Hooch Continues To Sell in Gujarat Despite Botad Tragedy

July 27, 2022 9:22 pm

The hooch tragedy in a cluster of villages in Botad taluka, which claimed 57 lives at the time of writing, has ripped off the proverbial fig leaf of “dry” Gujarat. Coming as a major embarrassment to the police and the political leadership, the tragedy exposes the hypocrisy of prohibition in the State. Country liquor dens continue to […]