Gujarat: Tourists Now To Get 360 View Of Lions In Gir

October 19, 2021 5:50 pm

Home to around 600 Asiatic Lions, Gir Forest National Park has been an attraction spot for nature and wildlife lovers. Nature enthusiasts and wildlife lovers from all across the world visit Gir – the only place where they can see the Asiatic lions lazying around or roaming in the wild. However, with the Forest Department’s […]

Can Adanis Turn Ahmedabad Airport Into One Of The World’s Best?

October 19, 2021 5:20 pm

Now that the Adani group has taken over six airports from the Airport Authority on India (AAI) and the Mumbai Airport from the GVK Group, everybody is waiting to see how these airports will be upgraded under the new management. Of particular interest will be Ahmedabad, which is the Adani group’s hometown. Enquiries by VOI […]

Apple’s 2021 Upgrades Knew No Boundaries, Everything You Need To Know

October 19, 2021 4:13 pm

After launching iPhone 13 series along with iPad, iPad mini and Watch Series 7 on September 14, Apple hosted ‘Unleashed event’- second event in two months with new upgrades in MacBook Pro, Mac Mini and AirPods 3. The event was livestreamed on Apple’s official YouTube channel from Cupertino headquarters on October 18, 10:30 pm (IST). […]

Heena Murder Case: Sachin’s Family Knew About His Live-In Relationship

October 28, 2021 12:27 pm

Heena murder case has been the talk of the town since a while now and new revelations are made every day in the case. Sachin is currently in the custody of Baroda police for interrogation murdering his live-in partner Heena and abandoning their 10-month-old child. The primary inquiry by the police suggested that Sachin’s family […]

ISKCON Devotees Likely To Protest In 150 Countries On October 23

October 19, 2021 1:42 pm

The International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) has led protests in India against the attacks on the minority Hindu community in Bangladesh, said that it was planning to hold a day-long global protest on October 23 to further raise its voice against the violence targeting Hindus in the neighbouring country. Read: Minorities Call For Countrywide […]

Ahmedabad: Waqf Tribunal Orders Immediate Removal Of Encroachments From Graveyards

October 19, 2021 1:15 pm

Taking serious note about the rampant encroachments in the graveyards meant for Muslim communities, The Gujarat State Waqf Tribunal has directed Waqf Board to remove such encroachments within 15 days time. Chartoda Kabrastan in Gomtipur, Pir Kamal and Lalghumti Kabrastans and Musa Suhag Kabrastan at Shahibaug has seen much encroachments over several years. City police […]

Mundra Drug Haul Case: NIA Gets 10-Day Remand Of Three Accused

October 28, 2021 12:27 pm

In the case of 2,988 kg heroin haul caught at Mundra Adani Port last month, a Special National Investigation Agency (NIA) court sent three persons to 10-day custody for interrogation following the argument by the probe agency that it suspects a conspiracy of narco-terrorism in India. The three accused are the owners of Aashi Trading […]

Actress Yuvika Chaudhary Arrested Over Using Casteist Slur In Video, Released On Interim Bail

October 28, 2021 12:28 pm

Two days after former Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh was arrested over his casteist slur against his former teammate Yuzvendra Chahal, Indian actress and Bigg Boss 9 fame Yuvika Chaudhary was arrested on Monday for allegedly using a casteist slur in a video. Booked under the SC/ST Act, the actress was later released on interim bail […]

Gujarat’s Case For Love Jihad Law Not Adding Up, Not As Yet

October 19, 2021 10:07 am

The much-touted first anti-love jihad case in Gujarat has fallen flat. Filed on June 17 by a zealous Vadodara Police within two days of the legislation coming into force, it has been challenged by none other than the complainant herself asserting that a family dispute had been made a forced religious conversion case. Within a […]

ADGP Flags Off Bike Rally From Uri To Gujarat On National Unity Day

October 18, 2021 8:50 pm

The Additional Director General of Police (ADGP) armed Syed Javaid Mujtaba Gillani on Monday flagged 30 bikers of the Police Daredevil team from north Kashmir’s Uri who would travel up to Statue of Unity and take part in Ekta Diwas (National Unity Day) celebrations going to be held on October 31 in Gujarat. Besides ADGP […]

Keeping Demands of People In View, Statue of Unity Now To Remain Open

October 18, 2021 7:32 pm

The government had made a decision to keep the Statue of Unity closed from October 28 to October 31 for tourists following the visit of PM Narendra Modi. However, keeping the demand of people in view, the announcement has now been reversed. Meanwhile, tourist spots at Kevadia Colony will also continue so that people can […]

Union Minister Blames UP Local Police For Lakhimpur Kheri Violence

October 18, 2021 7:09 pm

Union Minister Ajay Mishra has blamed UP’s local police for Lakhimpur Kheri’s violence in Tikunia village wherein eight people were killed. Minister’s son who is the prime accused in the case is in judicial custody and is being interrogated. While attending a prayer meeting at Singha Khurd village for BJP workers who had died in […]

Dera Chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim, Four Others Get Life Term In Murder Case

October 18, 2021 5:31 pm

Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh has been sentenced to life imprisonment, along with four others in Dera’s former manager Ranjit Singh’s murder case. Ranjit Singh was murdered for his supposed role in the circulation of an anonymous letter, which narrated how women were being sexually exploited by the Dera chief. The Dera […]

Gujarat: Ahmedabad Civil Hospital Doctor Attempts Suicide, Causes Stir In Medical Community

October 18, 2021 4:20 pm

The incident of Dr. Chirag Chaudhary, a senior resident at Ahmedabad Civil Hospital who has attempted suicide due to personal reasons, has caused a stir in the medical community. A team of police has reached the spot and as per the preliminary information provided, the doctor tried to commit suicide by taking an injection in […]

Gandhi Ashram Redevelopment Project: Trust Begins To Prepare Concept Note

October 18, 2021 2:35 pm

Since the Central government has waved a green flag for the 1,200 crore Sabarmati Ashram project, the Sabarmati Ashram Preservation and Memorial Trust(SAPMT) has started a consultation process to prepare a concept note on the exhibition and experience a visitor would be having while visiting the ashram premise. Also read: Gandhi Ashram Redevelopment Project: AMC […]

Yuvraj Singh Arrested Over Casteist Slur Against Yuzvendra Chahal, Released On Bail

October 18, 2021 4:40 pm

Former Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh was arrested by the Haryana Police on Saturday in a case filed against him for using casteist slur against Indian spinner Yuzvendra Chahal during an Instagram live chat. However, he was reportedly released on an interim bail following the interrogation. During Instagram live session with Indian team cricketer, Rohit Sharma […]

Lakhimpur Kheri: SKM To Stage Nationwide Rail-Roko Agitation Today

October 18, 2021 8:15 am

The Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) has called for a six-hour-long nationwide ‘rail roko’ agitation on Monday. SKM – An umbrella body of farmers union has said to stage the agitation from 10 am to 4 pm, demanding the removal of Union Minister of State (MoS) of Home Affairs, Ajay Misra from the Cabinet over the […]

Mondays With Manjul, October 18

October 18, 2021 8:37 am

Minorities Call For Countrywide Hunger Strike In Bangladesh After ISKCON Temple Vandalization

October 17, 2021 10:11 pm

After the vandalization of a Hindu temple during Durga Puja celebrations in Noakhali, Bangladesh by unidentified majority groups, a minority group announces a countrywide hunger strike. Hindu temples and shops in Feni have been vandalized and burglarized during new conflicts on Saturday that broke out after an assault on demonstrators who were protesting the assaults […]

Vadodara: MS University’s Social-Startup Launches Semi-Digital Botany Game

October 17, 2021 8:23 pm

To create interest in the world of plants, students of MS University, Vadodara has launched a semi-digital game. Botanifest Foundation, a start-up hatched by MSU launched Phytohunt 3.0 on Saturday at the Arboretum-cum-Medicinal Plants Garden of the University Campus. It was developed by the University’s Development, Startup and Entrepreneurship Centre. This event happened at the […]