Surat (Gujarat), Jan. 20 : A massive fire broke out at the Mahalaxmi Industrial Godown in the Pandesara area of Surat on Tuesday.
Porbandar (Gujarat), Jan.20 :Fishermen associations in Porbandar, Gujarat, struck work on Monday in protest over the central government's decision to permit foreign trawlers to fish in Indian waters.
Rajkot (Gujarat), Jan. 19 : The prices of cumin spice have shot up due to the less production and high demand in foreign countries, merchants said Gujarat.
Rajkot (Gujarat), Jan. 19 : Ten water tankers were sent to Gujarat's Kutch district in order to meet the demands of villagers living in the border areas.
By Killugudi Jayaraman, Bengaluru, Jan 17 : With many state governments pushing for rooftop solar power, the need for solar technicians is fast rising.
New Delhi, Jan. 16 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi today released the Gujarati translation of Thirukkural, which holds a prime place among the classical literary works of Tamil, on 'Thiruvalluvar Day'.
New Delhi, Jan 16 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday released a Gujarati translation of Thiruvalluvar's "Thirukkural", which holds a prime place among the classical Tamil literary works, an official statement said.
Ahmedabad, Jan 16 : The youth who claimed to have witnessed the murder of his girlfriend by four men, has been accused as the killer 36 hours after the ghastly incident.
Vadodara, Jan. 14 : Social activists protested in Gujarat against the killing and maiming of hundreds of birds with glass coated kite strings during the celebration of International Kite Festival.
Surat, Jan. 13 : Owing to the festival of Makar Sakranti or the Kite Festival, the kite shop owners of Surat have come with kites having the pictures of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and USA President Barack Obama.
Gandhinagar, Jan. 13 : Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel said on Monday evening that the seventh Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors Summit has attracted investment intentions worth of Rs 25 lakh crores.
New Delhi, Jan. 12 : Congress leader Arvinder Singh Lovely on Monday said the verdict of the Delhi Cantonment Board elections clearly indicates that his party is yet again improving its position in the national capital and added the Gujarat model of Prime Minister Narendra Modi has failed here.
New Delhi, Jan 12 : The Supreme Court Monday asked Gujarat's chief secretary to explain as to why cooperation was not being extended to the Central Bureau of Investigation by providing the investigating agency with the documents relating to Naini and Morga-II coal blocks.
By Jaideep Sarin, Gandhinagar, Jan 12 : In terms of investment, they had little or virtually nothing to offer - either to Gujarat or to India. But the prime ministers of two countries, Bhutan and Macedonia, shared space with Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the seventh edition of the Vibrant Gujarat summit to pitch for investments for their countries.
Gandinagar, Jan 12 : Investment commitments worth over Rs.25 lakh crore have been made at the seventh edition of the Vibrant Gujarat summit, Chief Minister Anandiben Patel said Monday.
Ahmedabad, Jan 12 : US Secretary of State John Kerry Monday visited the Sabarmati Ashram here that holds a special meaning to Indians and Americans alike.
New Delhi, Jan 12 : The Supreme Court Monday asked Gujarat's chief secretary to explain as to why cooperation was not being extended to the Central Bureau of Investigation by proving the investigating agency with the documents relating to Naini and Morga-II coal blocks.
Ahmedabad, Jan 12 : U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and his delegation on Monday completed the two-day visit to the biennial Vibrant Gujarat Summit in India.
Gandhinagar, Jan 12 : A group of activists and organisations have written to "CEOs at the Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors Summit 2015" appealing to them to "spare rural livelihoods and follow ethical path".
By Jaideep Sarin, Gandhinagar, Jan 12 : He may have become the prime minister over seven months back but Narendra Modi seems to dominate every inch of space at the seventh edition of the Vibrant Gujarat summit here.
Vadodara (Gujarat), jan.12 : Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has adopted four villages in Gujarat's Vadodara District as part of the Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana.
Gandhinagar, Jan. 12 : A senior Gujarat Government official has said that 31 Memoranda of Understanding (MOUs) were inked in various fields on the first day of the 7th Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors Summit here on Sunday.
Gandhinagar, Jan 11 : Gautam Adani-led Adani Enterprises and US-based SunEdison will invest around Rs.25,000 crore (USD 4 billion) to set up a solar park in Gujarat that will create 20,000 new jobs.
Gandhinagar, Jan 11 : Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Sunday said the Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors Summit had become the country's main economic summit while encouraging other states to organise events of similar kind.
Gandhinagar, Jan 11 : The achievement of a polio-free status by India, including Gujarat, was an important milestone in health indicators for the South-East Asia region, Ban Soon-taek wife of United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said Sunday.
Gandhinagar, Jan.11 : UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon on Sunday called for working towards a better and sustainable world which would benefit every country, at the 7th Vibrant Gujarat Summit.
Gandhinagar, Jan 11 : The Aditya Birla Group will invest Rs.20,000 crore in Gujarat to increase capacity of various existing facilities in a state he has a "personal bias" towards, Kumarmangalam Birla said here Sunday.
Gandhinagar, Jan. 11 : Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel on Sunday said that Gujarat is committed towards making the 'Make in India' campaign a success and added that the state is going to be a trendsetter in the campaign.
Ahmedabad, Jan. 11 : United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon on Sunday visited Sabarmati Ashram of Mahatma Gandhi ahead of the Seventh Vibrant Gujarat Summit.
Gandhinagar, Jan 11 : The Mukesh Ambani led-Reliance Industries (RIL) will invest Rs.100,000 crore across its businesses, including the Gujarat petrochemical complex, in the next 18 months.
Gandhinagar, Jan 11 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is eyeing to draw massive investments in the seventh Vibrant Gujarat Summit amid the presence of several world leaders including United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon and US Secretary of State John Kerry, on Sunday said "this is not just a meeting of ideas, but also of aspirations."
Gandhinagar, Jan 11 : United States Secretary of state John Kerry on Sunday addressed the seventh edition of Vibrant Gujarat Summit and said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has made the name of Gujarat synonymous with change and possibilities.
Gandhinagar, Jan 11 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who was also the former chief minister of Gujarat, on Sunday is eyeing to draw massive investments for the state in the seventh Vibrant Gujarat Summit amid the presence of several world leaders including United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon, US Secretary of State John Kerry and 50 CEOs of top Indian as well as international companies.
Gandhinagar, Jan 11 : UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Sunday said Gujarat could also be a crossroad for a new era of sustainable development while it has long been a cultural crossover to the world.
Gandhinagar, Jan 11 : World Bank Chairman Jim Yong Kim on Sunday addressed the Vibrant Gujarat Summit and said he wants to see a "vibrant India" rapidly eradicating poverty.
Gandhinagar, Jan 11 : Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) chief Mukesh Ambani on Sunday said that his company will invest Rs 1 lakh crore in Gujarat.
Gandhinagar, Jan 11 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the seventh edition of Vibrant Gujarat Summit in Gandhinagar on Sunday, which is a flagship programme of the Gujarat government.
Gandhinagar, Jan 10 : Ahead of the three-day Vibrant Gujarat Summit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi here Saturday held bilateral meetings with numerous visiting dignitaries, including Bhutanese Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay and Polish Deputy Prime Minister Janusz Piechociski.
Ahmedabad, Jan. 10 : Kites in various shapes and hues took over the skies in Ahmedabad as the International Kite Festival began in Gujarat.
Vadodara, Jan. 10 : Around 200 children in Vadodara created a 190-foot long painting with to spread the message of peace across the globe.
New Delhi, Jan 9 : UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is paying an official visit to India from Jan 10-13 during which he will visit Gandhinagar to participate in the Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2015 as a guest of honour.
New Delhi, Jan. 9 : United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon will pay a three-day official visit to India starting January 10 to participate in the 2015 edition of the Vibrant Gujarat Summit, to be held in Gandhinagar.
Gandhinagar, Jan 9 : Israel's Agriculture Minister Yair Shamir will arrive in Gujarat on Saturday to take part in the upcoming Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2015.
Gandhinagar (Gujarat), Jan. 9 : Fifteen prominent non-resident Indians (NRIs), including Microsoft CEO Satyanarayan Nadella and Guyana President Donald Rabindernauth Ramaotar are likely to receive Pravasi Bhartiya Samman awards for their contribution in various fields on the last day of the Pravasi Bhartiya Diwas today.
New Delhi, Jan 9 : Bhutanese Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay will pay a nine-day official visit to India from Jan 10. He will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Vibrant Gujarat Summit.
Gandhinagar, Jan 8 : The largest-ever business delegation from US is being brought to the Vibrant Gujarat 2015 investor summit that begins here Sunday, the US-India Business Council (USIBC) announced Thursday.
Gandhinagar, Jan. 8 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday met South Africa Foreign Minister Maite Nkoana-Mashabane and Mauritius Vice Premier Showkutally Soodhun in two separate meetings.
Gandhinagar, Jan 8 : Guyanese President Donald Ramotar, the chief guest at the 13th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, Thursday urged India to play a more active role on the global stage and be the voice of the developing world.
Gandhinagar, Jan. 8 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that when Gujarat was hit by an earthquake, Indians from all over the world came together to help the state, and that reflected how much they felt for their country.
Vadodara, Jan. 8 : The Tibetan students of Maharaja Sayajirao Gaekwad University in Gujarat held a photography exhibition with an aim to make people aware of the prevailing conditions in Tibet and that of its people.
Porbandar (Gujarat), Jan. 8 : An Indian fishermen association says Pakistan captured two boats and detained 12 fishermen near international maritime boundary.
Gandhinagar, Jan 8 : Amid unprecedented security blanket, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to inaugurate this year's edition of the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas on Thursday in Gujrat's Gandhinagar's swank Mahatma Mandir.
Gandhinagar, Jan 8 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday morning inaugurated the Salt Mountain, a memorial dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi, built near the Mahatma Mandir complex here, the venue of the 13th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD).
Gandhinagar, Jan. 7 : The Gujarat Government has announced the new Industrial Policy for 2015, which is aimed at providing assistance to start-ups and labour intensive units of the state.
New Delhi, Jan. 7 : The 13th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas- a three day event will begin in Gujarat on Wednesday.
Gandhinagar, Jan 7 : The three-day 13th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas (PBD) kicked off here Wednesday with the inauguration of the Youth PBD, being attended by hundreds of diaspora youth from across the world.
Gandhinagar, Jan 7 : Minister for Overseas Indian Affairs Sushma Swaraj Wednesday called on the diaspora youth gathered here to "come, connect, celebrate and contribute" to be part of the "momentous transformation taking place in the country".
Gandhinagar, Jan 7 : The inaugural session of the Youth Pravasi Bharatiya Divas began here Wednesday with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj lighting the ceremonial lamp.
Kutch (Gujarat), Jan. 6 : A land yachting expedition is being conducted at the Rann of Kutch in Gujarat to mark the 22nd Corps Day of Army Air Defence.
Mumbai, Jan 6 : Jet Airways, India's premier international airline, has introduced additional flights from Delhi and Mumbai to Ahmedabad for guests travelling especially to the Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2015 scheduled between January 11 to 13.