Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel Lays Foundation Stone of Regional Centres of Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar University

August 13, 2022 1:59 pm

Established by the Gujarat State Government, regional centres of Babasaheb university underwent a land worshipping ceremony by Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel from Ahmedabad. Regional centres of Babasaheb Ambedkar Open University will be started at Surat, Bhuj, Bhavnagar and Palanpur.Triranga Yatra was held as part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav The information through sources say that […]

Gujarat: Monsoon Update

August 13, 2022 12:18 pm

Gujarat is expected to receive a heavy amount of rainfall during the next two days due to the activation of low pressure in the Arabian Sea. It might rain heavily, especially in Saurashtra-Kutch. Both North Gujarat and South Gujarat are expected to see moderate to heavy rainfall. In Dadra Nagar Haveli, Daman, and Valsad, there […]

Electrotherm (India) LTD: Anticipatory Bail Application Of Shailesh Bhandari Vehemently Opposed

August 13, 2022 11:32 am

CID crime and complaints in the Rs.100 crores fraud case against Shailesh Bhandari, the director of Electrotherm India Limited have vehemently opposed his anticipatory bail. They have submitted the affidavits in support of their plea opposing the bail application. The arguments put forward by the CID crime and the complainants emphasise that Shailesh Bhandari, in […]

Ahmedabad: In 7 Years, 400 Chopped Down Illegally

August 13, 2022 8:58 am

The situation for the residents of Ahmedabad City is gradually getting worse as the number of trees is rapidly decreasing and more illegal tree-cutting cases are being reported. According to statistics from the municipal civic authority 400 trees in the city had been illegally cut down over the past seven years. 100 illicit cutting down […]

Gujarati Radha Auntie To The Rescue For South Asian Singles

August 13, 2022 9:52 am

For second-generation Indian-American Radha Patel, matchmaking was part by choice and partly in her genes. Her parents hail from Nadiad in Gujarat. A ben at heart, she realised her skills with social networking and presto! The Auntie Network came into being. This tech-driven, dating service caters to South Asian singles and families alike. This online matchmaking […]

Gujarat: “Vidya Pravesh” Books To Help Govt School Students

August 12, 2022 9:56 pm

To bridge the learning gap that government school students faced during the pandemic online schooling, the Gujarat Education department will soon release specially prepared textbooks. The “Vidya Pravesh” programme will benefit students from Class 2 to Class 10 in over 32,000 government schools. The special textbooks are an “improved” version of the “bridge” course books […]

Gujarat Axis Bank Credit Card Scam, Employees Under Suspicion

August 13, 2022 12:10 pm

The Economic Offences Prevention Wing of the Crime Branch in Gujarat arrested seven accused concerning the ₹1.13 crore in a salaried account and credit card scam in the Navarangpura Branch of Axis Bank. DCP Bharti Pandya said that it is impossible to commit such a fraud without the help of bank employees. The bank issued […]

Gujarat High Court Appreciates Prosecution For Proving Murder Beyond A Reasonable Doubt

August 12, 2022 6:45 pm

The Gujarat High Court denied the appeal of Vishrambhai Shingabhai Suvera (petitioner), an ex-Central Reserve Police Force employee who murdered his nephew, Shailesh. A division bench of Justice Vipul M Pancholi and Justice Sandeep N Bhatt upheld the Trial Court judgement and appreciated the prosecution for proving the murder case beyond a reasonable doubt.  In […]

Axis Bank Defrauded Of ₹1.13 Crores; Complaint Filed Against 14

August 12, 2022 4:55 pm

The manager of the Fraud Control Unit of Axis Bank filed a complaint with the Economic Offenses Prevention Wing of the Crime Branch against 14 people for creating three fake companies and defrauding the bank of ₹1.13 crores. The three fake companies opened separate corporate accounts and deposited money in the name of employee salaries. […]

Gujarat Hooch Tragedy: Court Denies Anticipatory Bail To Samir Patel

August 12, 2022 4:46 pm

Close on heels of the recent hooch tragedy in Botad, the Crime Branch- ATS was handed over the case. Nearly 50 people lost their lives due to consumption of spurious liquor in the last week of July. The liquor was made from the highly poisonous methyl alcohol, sourced from AMOS Enterprises, based out of Narol. […]

Ahmedabad Metro May See The Day This Navratri, Final Trials In Process

August 12, 2022 9:00 am

The third week of September this year, coinciding with Navratri will bring a major gift to the citizens of Ahmedabad as the much-awaited Metro is expected to begin it’s operations by then. Trial runs of the Metro on the North-South corridor have started as the work on phase-I of the project is nearing completion. A […]

Gujarat: Massive Fire Destroys Hotel In Jamnagar, No Casualties

August 12, 2022 8:49 am

On Thursday evening, a massive fire breaks out at a hotel in Jamnagar, Gujarat. There are no casualties as the police and fire department save 27 hotel guests. Around 8.30 p.m., a fire began in the Hotel Alento near Sikka Patiya, according to the police. According to Jamnagar Municipal Corporation (JMC) Chief Fire Officer K […]

Gujarat: Rs 1.2 Crore Recovered In Rs.38 Crores GIL Scam

August 12, 2022 7:59 am

Gandhinagar police, pursuing the investigation has recovered Rs.1.2 crores from the Gujarat Informatics Limited scam accused. GIL Executive accountant Ruchi Bhavsar; executive finance officer Vikrant Kansara; deputy director (accounts) and general manager Rakesh Amin; the GIL company secretary Japan Shah and an auditor named Sonu Singh of the Borkar & Muzumdar CA firm were booked […]

Ahmedabad: Court Frees Man Charged With Raping Fiancée

August 12, 2022 7:49 am

The city session court in Ahmedabad sets a man free from the charge of raping his fiancee under false pretences of marriage after discovering that he did not wish to marry the woman as she had not officially separated from her first marriage. Ashvin Patel and his Krushnanagar-area family were involved in this crime. Being […]

AUDA, GUDA And AMC Plan To Sell Plots, Expect To raise Rs.1000 Crores

August 12, 2022 7:00 am

The prominent civic authorities of Gujarat at i’s administrative capital Gandhinagar and economic capital Ahmedabad have decided to raise funds by selling land plots. Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation, Ahmedabad Urban Development Authority (Auda) and Gandhinagar Urban Development Authority (Guda) plan to sell 23 plots. AUDA. GUDA and AMC want to ease the financial stress they are […]

Gujarat Govt Lists Drone Usage Policy; Aims To Create 25,000 Jobs

August 11, 2022 8:28 pm

The Gujarat government has unveiled a new policy for state departments and organisations to promote the use of drones – remotely controlled unmanned aerial vehicles – for operations and service delivery.  The state government has also said that the drone usage policy aims to create 25,000 jobs in the industry in Gujarat. Drone manufacturers, users, […]

Gujarat Police Files Case Against Owners Of Shriji Bapa Builders In Bank Fraud Of 22.88 Crores

August 11, 2022 7:14 pm

The couple, Pritiben Hareshbhai Thakkar and Haresh Naginbhai Thakkar, owners of Gujarat-based Shriji Bapa Buildcon Private Limited, defrauded banks with non-repayment of more than 20 crores of loan taken for the apartment building projects like the Floris-41 in Jodhpur & Anandnagar. Now, the residents are in trouble as the banks have alerted such apartments with legal notices […]

Gujarat Ki Beti Who Was Buried Alive By Her Parents Dies On Raksha Bandhan

August 11, 2022 6:05 pm

Being a girl child is not easy even in the famed Gujarat Model. And it gets worse when unemployment and poverty join their hands. Unemployed Shailesh and Manju were looking for a stable job. But instead of a job, a baby girl entered their lives on August 4 at around 6 am. When Manju was […]

Madras High Court Gives Nod For Transfer of Crocodiles to Gujarat

August 11, 2022 1:37 pm

The Madras High Court confirmed the decision of the Tamil Nadu government and the Central Zoo Authority (CZA) in New Delhi to transfer 1,000 crocodiles from the Madras Crocodile Bank Trust (MCBT) in Mamallapuram to Greens Zoological Rescue and Rehabilitation Centre in Jamnagar, Gujarat.The first bench consisting of Chief Justice M N Bhandari and Justice […]

AAP Leader Arvind Kejriwal Woos Gujarati Businessmen; Gives Five Guarantees

August 11, 2022 1:05 pm

Aam Aadmi Party convener Arvind Kejriwal is making a concerted push to woo Gujarati businessmen. On August 5, he met industrialists from Rajkot, Jamnagar and Veraval to give five major guarantees to win their confidence for the forthcoming Gujarat Elections. He wants to make businessmen “partners in the scripting the growth story of Gujarat.” He also […]