Ahmedabad News

Ahead of Rahul's Gujarat visit, confusion in Congress over two tribal events on same day

Congress Tribal committee chairman and Vansda MLA Anant Patel will be heading a rally on Tuesday even as Rahul is scheduled to attend an ‘Adivasi Satyagrah’ in Dahod on the same day.

published : 10 May 2022

Gujarat ‘weaker’ seats get vigorous attention as BJP eyes massive majority in upcoming state polls

Stating that booth management was the key to BJP’s victory, a senior party leader said they would seek the cooperation of social workers and religious leaders in the low-margin booths.

published : 09 May 2022

US sanctions begin to bite Surat diamond traders

American merchants are demanding a declaration from Surat diamond traders saying the polished material is not from Russia.

published : 08 May 2022

Gujarat traders in quandary as US buyers 'ban' diamonds originating in Russia

American clients are demanding that Gujarati traders furnish certification to show that the stones they procured were not sourced from Russia

published : 07 May 2022

Nearly 2,500 students from Gujarat stranded in Ukraine: Minister

Several students from Gujarat who are studying in Ukraine have been making a desperate appeal for evacuation for the last few days.

published : 25 Feb 2022

Relaunch of boat ops at Durga Ghat will boost tourism in Vijayawada: Minister Vellampalli

APTDC chairman Vara Prasad Reddy said 85 boats of various capacities are being operated in various water bodies in the State.

published : 15 Feb 2022

Factionalism to the fore in Gujarat BJP as former CM Vijay Rupani conspicuous by his absence at an event in his hometown

Notably, this is not the first time Rupani has been sidelined. He was also absent during Patil’s visit to Rajkot, and the BJP’s roadshow led by CM Bhupendra Patel in Rajkot.

published : 25 Jan 2022

Asaram trust's 16 properties face demolition risk as Ahmedabad municipal body revokes nod 

The Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation revoked a conditional consent given to the trust to regularise these properties by paying "impact fee" to AMC and will soon decide on their demolition.

published : 30 Jul 2018

Crude bombs found ahead of Jagannath Rath Yatra, two held

On the eve of the annual Jagannath Rath Yatra here, police today said it has found crude bombs during a search in Gomatipur, a communally-sensitive area of the city.

published : 13 Jul 2018

SpiceJet aircraft makes emergency landing in Ahmedabad due to low cabin pressure

"SpiceJet Boeing 737 aircraft (VT-SZB) was operating flight SG 160 Mumbai-Delhi. Enroute, the aircraft had a (cabin) pressure problem," a SpiceJet spokesperson said.

published : 04 Jul 2018

Ahmedabad gangrape 'victim' accuses senior cop of threatening her

The accused is being repeatedly summoned by the police and has alleged that she is being pressurised of changing the filed FIR.

published : 01 Jul 2018

Ahmedabad man seeks divorce saying wife has beard; family court rejects plea

The wife, in her reply to the plea, said she had some facial hair due to hormonal reasons, and they could be removed through treatment.

published : 19 Jun 2018

19 killed, seven injured as cement-laden truck overturns on Bhavnagar-Ahmedabad highway in Gujarat

The injured passengers have been shifted to a government hospital in Bavayali village and the bodies of the deceased will be sent for an autopsy shortly.

published : 19 May 2018

VHP demands law to construct Ram temple in Ayodhya

In his address, the VHP leader announced various schemes for poor Hindus, such as collection of food grains from affluent families and distributing it among the poor.

published : 26 Mar 2017