Gujarat: Husband Gives Triple Talaq On Instagram, Wife Files Plaint Under Muslim Women (Protection Of Right To Marriage) Act

January 27, 2022 10:20 pm

A shocking case of Triple Talaq (divorce) was reported today from Gujarat’s Anand district where a man divorced his wife on social media. The young woman living in Umreth region reported the matter to the police after her husband sent her three divorce messages on her Instagram ID. She said that her husband had divorced […]

The Son, Who Went Missing Seven Years Ago, Was Identified By His Parents Via Video Call

January 27, 2022 8:33 pm

As the Indian proverb states, one can find god, if searched whole heartedly. The proverb has come true. The young man who went missing seven years ago in December was searched for by his family and finally the young man was found in Bharatpur, Rajasthan with tears of joy in his eyes. When they discovered […]

More cases of illegal emigration from Gujarat crop up

January 27, 2022 8:41 pm

A video clip where in few Gujaratis are being beaten up reportedly in Turkey has surfaced, raising doubts about the safety of Gujaratis going abroad for the first time for vested interests using agent system. Sources claimed that petrified group in the video also appear to be llegal immigrants from Gujarat in India. Unconfirmed sources […]

Gujarat Records Decline In Daily Covid Cases For Third Day; 22 Deaths

January 27, 2022 8:36 pm

Gujarat recorded 12,911 coronavirus cases – a drop of 12% from yesterday’s tally of 14,789 – and 22 deaths in the last 24 hours. With 21 Covid-19 fatalities, the cumulative number of deaths climbed to 10,345 in Gujarat, the state health department said in a release. The 22 people who succumbed to the infection were […]

ArcelorMittal To Invest Rs 1.66 Lakh Crore In Gujarat, Signs MoUs

January 27, 2022 7:26 pm

ArcelorMittal on Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Gujarat Government to invest in six projects. MoUs were signed as a part of the 10th Vibrant Gujarat Global summit. The MoUs promise an investment of Rs 1.66 lakh crore and employment of around 1.80 lakh. The MoUs were signed in the presence of Gujarat […]

Vibrant Gujarat Summit Likely To Be Held On May 1, 2022

January 27, 2022 6:56 pm

After many delays and contemplation, The Government of Gujarat is mulling an option to hold the Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2022 on 1st May. This day also happens to be the foundation day of Gujarat State. The summit was originally scheduled for the first half of January, however, due to the increasing number of covid […]

State Agri minister admitted to hospital following COVID positive test

January 27, 2022 3:33 pm

Gujarat has been witnessing a spike in the number of COVID cases over the past week as the country battles the Third Wave of the pandemic Many politicians seem to be getting affected by COVID. Gujarat agriculture minister Raghavji Patel was infected and was under home isolation following a positive test report. However, due to […]

The Gujarat High Court refused to give relief of 6 month cooling period to a couple seeking a mutual divorce after just 12 days of marriage

January 27, 2022 1:18 pm

The couple got married on 8th December 2020 as per Hindu rituals, but differences started arising and so they started living separately, a lot of efforts were done by both the families for reconciliation but all those failed. In the end, they moved for mutual divorce in Ahmedabad’s family court. According to 13B(2) of the […]

Gujarat School Notice Board declares Hindutva as national religion and Vande Matram as national anthem

January 27, 2022 2:42 pm

The sweep of Hindutva seems to have seeped into the very vitals of the education system in Gujarat. At least one overzealous principal of a grant-in-aid secondary and higher secondary school in a village in North Gujarat’s Banaskantha district demonstrated this through a message of sorts on the school’s notice board under the head “India’s […]

Gujarat also has a Yogi. Yogi Devnath.

January 26, 2022 10:24 pm

If UP has Yogi Adityanath swerving the saffron, Gujarat has its’ own Yogi Devnath giving a tough competition to all saints in the State. Openly affiliated with the BJP, the Yogi Devnath celebrated his 47th birthday today in Kutch with everyone from Prime Minister Narendra Modi to big shot industrialists wishing him. The till now confined […]

Gujarat Logs 21 Covid-Related Deaths In Last 24 Hours

January 26, 2022 8:17 pm

Pic credit: Hanif Sindhi Gujarat recorded 14,781 coronavirus cases – a drop of 4% from yesterday’s tally of 15,508 and the lowest in last seven days, along with 21 deaths, in the last 24 hours. With 21 Covid-19 fatalities on Wednesday, the cumulative number of deaths climbed to 10,323 in Gujarat, the state health department […]

Gujarat Villages that Live on Kidney Sale

January 26, 2022 8:16 pm

Pandoli Village in Charotar region hit headlines in February 2016 for all the wrong reasons. The case of Amirmiya Malek was just the opening of a can of worms. He accused the hospital, where he was undergoing treatment, of “removing his kidney without consent and then paid Rs 2.3 lakh for it.” The village, however, […]

Cold Wave Warning For Gujarat During Next 3-4 Days

January 26, 2022 7:59 pm

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Wednesday predicted light to moderate rainfall and cold wave conditions over Gujarat during next 3-4 days. Gujarat has been witnessing record low temperatures with cold wave conditions making an appearance over many parts of the state. This weather change has taken place in the wake of the Western Disturbance […]

Love Or Hate China, You Cannot Ignore it

January 26, 2022 7:33 pm

While hearing a matter in the state High Court, Tuesday, the bench observed: “It does not matter whether you hate or love China. You cannot ignore it.” The matter pertained to a petition filed by Qrex Flex Pvt Ltd against the revocation of the decision of levying anti-dumping duty on PVC flex films imported from […]

Tutor Arrested On Sexual Abuse Charges

January 26, 2022 10:20 pm

Ahmedabad Police, on Tuesday arrested a tutor, Mayank Dikshit, on the charges of sexual assault and blackmailing his student. The assault started since 2016 but the victim remained tight-lipped for fear of the “videos being made viral.” Finally, the outraged family mustered the courage and lodged a complaint at Vastrapur PS.  Accused Mayank Dikshit had […]

FIR Against Chinese National, Junagadh-Based Co In Rs 360 Crore Power Bank Scam

January 26, 2022 4:58 pm

Ahmedabad Police have initiated an investigation into a power bank scam of over Rs 360 crore against Junagadh-based Divyam Infracon Pvt Ltd and accused Chinese counterparts. An FIR was filed at Naranpura police station on Monday by Ankita Lohati, deputy ROC (Registrar of Companies).  In the complaint Assistant, ROC has alleged that directors of Divyam […]

Hawala Racket Worth Rs 1,000 Crore Busted; FIR Against Chinese
National and Surat-Based Firm

January 26, 2022 4:21 pm

Trailing the income tax filing irregularities, led both, the tax department and the Enforcement Directorate to Surat-based Savalia International. What was unearthed was a money laundering nexus between the firm and Chinese national, Luo Sang alias Charlie Peng. The Ahmedabad Police on Monday lodged an FIR against both the defaulters in a hawala racketeering case […]

Two Gujarati Families Get Abducted In Istanbul On Their Way To US; Investigation On

January 26, 2022 9:53 am

In the persuasion of their American dream, Gujaratis fall prey to dangerous practices of reaching the US, even at the cost of their lives. Mere few days to the family of four from Gujarat froze to death near the US-Canada border, two more families from Gandhinagar village are said to have gone missing on their […]

More Loyal Than King? When Gujarat Cops Forced Newly-Wed Couple To Spend First Night At Police Station

January 26, 2022 12:53 pm

In a classic case of trying to be more loyal than the king, an overzealous team of the South Gujarat Police made a newly-wed couple spend their wedding night at a police station. Their crime? They and family members were returning home after the wedding post the 10 p.m. night curfew time. After their wedding […]

Sabarmati Ashram Inmates To Join Flag Hoisting Ceremony On Republic Day

January 25, 2022 11:25 pm

Sabarmati Ashram is all set to hold a flag hoisting ceremony on Republic Day. The irony however is that Ashram inmates the government plans to displace to make space for a ‘’world class monument’’, will also attend the function along with special dignitaries and school children.  These inmates have lived and worked with Mahatma Gandhi. […]