Gujarat To Host First Tourism Working Group Meeting Of G20

February 3, 2023 4:44 pm

Rann of Kutch will host the first Tourism Working Group (TWG) meeting of G20 nations from February 7th to 9th, according to the Gujarat Information Department. The meeting will be attended by Union Minister of Tourism G. Kishan Reddy and Sandra Carvao, Chief of Tourism Market Intelligence and Competitiveness at UNWTO. The event will focus […]

CM Patel’s Chief Advisors Allocated Offices After Equations Offset 

January 14, 2023 3:51 pm

There is some history to the geography being assessed when it comes to deciding where Hasmukh Adhia and S.S. Rathore will officiate from. Both have been appointed advisers to Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel. However, their office coordinates are being hotly debated because “where they sit” will decide on “the pecking order.” The offices were assigned […]

Gujarat Police File 464 Cases, Arrest 316 In A Week Under “Mega Drive” 

January 13, 2023 3:23 pm

The Gujarat Police has filed 464 cases against usurers lending on high interest rates and arrested 316 of the 762 moneylenders booked across the state in the last week after the government launched a drive, a statement said. The Gujarat government had launched a ‘mega-drive’ against such lenders and held 939 ‘Lok Darbars’ to hear […]

Rajasthan: RIICO To Establish Two Industrial Zones 

January 13, 2023 2:30 pm

Rajasthan Renewable Energy Corporation(RIICO)Chairman Ashutosh Pednekar wrote to RIICO Managing Director recommending the establishment of two distinct industrial zones to encourage solar component manufacturing in the state. Now, RIICO wants to find two places that make solar components: one in western Rajasthan and another in the NCR. According to RIICO MD Shivprasad Nakate, the RRECL […]

NABET Disqualifies NEERI from Soda Environmental Impact Assessment

January 12, 2023 2:25 pm

Following a complaint from residents of Mandvi taluka of Kutch district, who oppose Gujarat Heavy’s proposed soda ash plant Chemicals Ltd (GHCL) near the village of Bada, the National Accreditation Board for Education and Training (NABET), a member of the Quality Council of India, has disqualified the reputed National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI) from […]

Ganga Vilas Cruise Opportunity To Connect With Our Cultural Roots, says PM Modi

January 11, 2023 1:15 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that Ganga Vilas, the world’s longest river cruise, is a unique opportunity to connect with our cultural roots and discover beautiful aspects of India’s diversity. He said that the 51-day river cruise, to be flagged off by him on January 13, is a unique opportunity to connect with the […]

Top 10 Horror Movies 2022

January 11, 2023 9:21 am

“Fear is a wonderful thing, in small doses.” – Neil Gaiman, one of the best popular fiction authors in the world. And, yes, fear can be enjoyable—as long as you know you’ll be safe. This is why we love horror movies. They give the sensation of being in the protagonist’s shoes, of being stalked, beset, […]

CM Patel Shares Stage with Corruption Accused Vipul Chaudhary

January 9, 2023 3:52 pm

At an event organised on Sunday by the Chaudhary community in Solaiya village of Mansa taluka in Gandhinagar, CM Bhupendra Patel and Gujarat Assembly Speaker, Shankar Chaudhary, were seeing sharing the stage with Vipul Chaudhary. He has been a former minister in the Shankersinh Vaghela government and stands accused in the alleged Rs 800 crore […]

17 Micro Habits For An Astonishing 2023

January 9, 2023 2:37 pm

The way you start the first part of 2023 will define how the year unfolds. So—obviously—begin it strong. I recommend that you implement the following 17 micro-habits as swiftly as you can: 1. Stop worrying about things you can’t control. 2. Drink more water. 3. Don’t check your mobile upon waking up. 4. Work in […]

Guj’s First Women Chief Secy Passes Away

January 2, 2023 11:25 am

The first woman chief secretary of Gujarat, Dr Manjula Subramaniam, passed away due to health complications at a hospital in Vadodara on Sunday. She was 74. A Gujarat-cadre officer of 1972-batch, Subramaiam was appointed as the first woman chief secretary of Gujarat in 2007. Narendra Modi was the Chief Minister of Gujarat then. Subramaniam held […]

TMC Leader Saket Gokhale Arrested By Gujarat Police Again

December 30, 2022 4:14 pm

Trinamool Congress spokesperson Saket Gokhale was arrested by Gujarat police from Delhi late Thursday evening in a case of alleged misuse of money he had collected through crowdfunding, said a senior official. According to a senior police official, Gokhale was arrested by the Ahmedabad Cyber Crime Branch and would be brought here for further legal […]

Tributes Paid To Pramukh Swami Maharaj 

December 28, 2022 11:41 am

In an assembly of thousands at Pramukh Swami Maharaj Nagar on Tuesday, national leaders and dignitaries joined Mahant Swami Maharaj in paying tribute to incessant travels of Pramukh Swami Maharaj (PSM) over 45 years to ignite spirituality in people’s lives around the world. Pramukh Swami personified the ancient scriptural  message, “A Sadhu is someone who […]

China Reports Around 250mn Covid Cases In 20 Days

December 24, 2022 5:22 pm

Almost 250 million people in China may have been affected by COVID-19 in just 20 days after the ‘zero-covid policy’ was diluted in the first week of the month, as per Radio Free Asia citing leaked government documents circulating on social media. In the 20-minute meeting of China’s National Health Commission, according to the leaked […]

IOCL Announces Recruitment of 1747 Posts

December 24, 2022 1:59 pm

Indian Oil Corporation Limited invites applications from eligible candidates  for posts of Apprentice. The registration process has already started on  December 14 at iocl.com. The process will close on January 3, 2023. The oil major is seeking to recruit up to 1747 posts. Candidates are required to have a minimum class 10 or matric certificate.  Only […]

Gujarat Assembly: BJP Tally Reaches 160 As Three Independents Pledge Support

December 20, 2022 12:25 pm

Just prior to commencement of session of the 15th legislative assembly in the state, three independent MLAs who secured a win in the recently held elections pledged their support to the BJP. The three Independent MLAs Dharmendrasinh Vaghela, Dhavalsinh Jhala and Mavji Desai who won from Waghodia, Bayad and Dhanera respectively met the Governor of […]

Disproportionate Assets Case: ACB Raids GPCB Engineer

December 17, 2022 2:41 pm

Disproportionate assets to the tune of Rs 3.57 crore were recovered by ACB from GPCB’s Class-2 Senior Environmental Engineer, Anil Shah, currently posted in Porbandar. He was appointed Member Secretary of GPCB in 2019. The Anti-Corruption Bureau conducted a late-night search operation on Thursday on his bungalow in Sola area. A lookout notice has also […]

Global Publications Laud BJP Win In Gujarat

December 9, 2022 3:45 pm

News outlets the world over have widely reported on the ruling BJP recording a historic win in Gujarat. The party won 156 seats, decimating the Opposition. Prime Minister Narendra Modi led the campaign to a record win on his home turf bringing the BJP to power for the seventh consecutive term. The Assembly poll win […]

Udaipur Gears Up For First Sherpa Meeting of India’s G-20 Presidency 

December 7, 2022 6:20 pm

The highlights of the third day of the first Sherpa Meeting of India’s G-20 Presidency, which is taking place in Udaipur, Rajasthan, included substantive discussions on important global issues like inclusive growth, multilateralism, and women-led development, as well as the 3Fs (Food, Fuel, and Fertilizer), tourism, and culture. The Sherpa meeting in Udaipur’s five substantive […]

Mondays With Manjul, December 05

December 5, 2022 8:52 am

Five Key Fights In Phase II Guj Polls

December 3, 2022 3:05 pm

The polling for 93 seats in the second phase of the Assembly election in Gujarat, a BJP bastion since 1995, shall take place on Monday, December 5. These constituencies including Ghatlodia, Vadgam, Viramgam, Godhra and Ellisbridge are spread across 14 districts of the state. Here are five key contests: Ghatlodia: Bhupendra Patel (BJP) vs Amee […]