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2002 Gujarat riots: Activist Teesta Setalvad arrested; Probe underway to find role of others

Activist Teesta Setalvad is handed over to Ahmedabad Crime branch by Gujarat Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) early on June 26.Teesta Setalvad was detained by the Gujarat ATS on June 25 a day after the SC's verdict in the 2002 Gujarat Riot Case.

published on : 27th June 2022

2008 Ahmedabad blasts: Gujarat court sentences 38 convicts to death

A special court awarded the death sentence to 38 convicts for three offences under Section 302 of the IPC and Section 10 and 16(1) (2) of the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) for their involvement in the 2008 #Ahmedabad blasts, while the remaining 11 convicts got life imprisonment on similar charges.

published on : 18th February 2022

Fire breaks out at ISRO office in Ahmedabad, no casualties reported

Fire broke out at office of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO). Five fire tenders reached the spot and have doused the fire. 

published on : 29th December 2018

Heavy rain causes water logging in low lying areas of Ahmedabad

ue to incessant torrential rain on Sunday, parts of Ahmedabad are struggling with water logging and flood-like situation. Streets water-logged after heavy rain lashed the city.

published on : 24th June 2018

Autorickshaw driver's daughter scores 98 percentile in GSEB SSC exams

Beating all financial odds, Aafreen Shaikh, daughter of an autorickshaw driver in Ahmedabad scored 98.31 percentile in Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board (GSEB) SSC exams.

published on : 29th May 2018

Headless train: Ahmedabad-Puri express rolls down without engine in Odisha

A major train accident was averted when coaches of Ahmedabad-Puri express rolling down towards Kesinga side in Odisha's Titlagarh was stopped by putting wooden blocks on the track late on Saturday.

published on : 9th April 2018

Fire breaks but on railway track in Ahmedabad, delays trains 

All the trains heading to the Sabramati railway station or coming from Sabarmati following the same route were delayed.

published on : 1st February 2018

Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu arrives at Sardar Patel International Airport in Ahmedabad

Israel PM and his wife Sara Netanyahu were received by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Huge banner hailing India-Israel friendship was put up as drum beats added to the gala.

published on : 17th January 2018

Congress to give reservation to Patidars: Hardik Patel

The Congress has accepted our demands. The Congress has agreed to give Patidars reservations under section 31, and provisions of section 46," he said. 

published on : 22nd November 2017

Bullet train project is Japan's gift to India, says PM Modi at launch

Now next generation growth will happen at places where there are high speed corridors, said PM Narendra Modi at the launch of the bullet train project in Ahmedabad. 

published on : 14th September 2017

Shinzo Abe and PM Modi will also visit 500-year-old Sidi Syed Mosque of Ahmedabad

Abe, who is accompanied by his wife Akie Abe, has a hectic schedule for the next two days in Modi's home state, including laying of the foundation stone for India's first bullet train.

published on : 13th September 2017

PM Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe to launch India's first bullet train tomorrow

India's first high-speed rail project between Ahmedabad and Mumbai is expected to cover the distance of 750 kilometers in two hours.

published on : 13th September 2017