Kolkata, June 30 : Lions roaming among humans may be a scary thought for many, but to those who live close to the Gir National Park, it is a matter of pride, says filmmaker Praveen Singh, whose documentary "India's Wandering Lions" captures the incredible tolerance of the people to the big cats.
Mumbai, June 26 : The Mumbai police have nabbed a Gujarat-based chemical supplier in connection with the recent Malwani hooch tragedy that claimed 103 lives, officials said here on Friday.
Ahmedabad, June 26 : At least 81 people have died in Gujarat over the past four days in the heavy rainfall, which has created flood-like situation in many areas of the state, officials said on Friday.
New Delhi, June 26 : "Years ago, I would often paint portraits of children at the railway station," Gujarat-based artist Rakesh Patel said, mulling over the past and how it led to his success in the field of contemporary art.
New Delhi, June 25 : Following heavy rains and subsequent flooding in Gujarat, the Indian Air Force (IAF) rescued 87 people in the past 24 hours, an official said on Thursday.
New Delhi, June 25 : Continuous rains have swollen many rivers and created a flood-like situation in Gujarat even as at least 45 people have following heavy showers in Saurashtra and south Gujarat, officials said.
New Delhi, June 24 : :A warning forecasting heavy to very heavy rainfall at a few places in Gujarat was issued by the India Meteorological Department in view of the depression over the Arabian Sea.
Haldia (West Bengal), June 24 : Emami Group on Wednesday said that it is planning to set up a refinery in Gujarat at an investment of Rs. 200-250 crore.
Mumbai, June 24 : Fourteen crew members were rescued from a cement carrier which sank in the Arabian Sea off Gujarat on Wednesday in stormy weather, an official said here.
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New Delhi, June 23 : There is a shortfall of 73 percent and 55 percent in inspections of sonography centres in the western states of Gujarat and Maharashtra, two of India's richest.
New Delhi, June 11 : British firm Hardy Oil and Gas is in talks to acquire Reliance Industries Ltd's complete 90 percent stake in a gas discovery block in the western offshore off Gujarat.
Ahmedabad, June 8 : In major twist to the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case, the Union Home Ministry has refused sanction of prosecution of intelligence officer Rajinder Kumar and two, reports said.
New Delhi, June 5 : Sunfeast noodles have not been banned in Gujarat, it has been clarified. Samples of the noodles have only been sent for testing.
New Delhi, June 4 : Gujarat and Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday joined Delhi in banning Maggi noodles as Nestle India, the manufacturer of the popular snack, continued to face countrywide scrutiny following lab reports that samples of the snack had excess quantity of lead.
New Delhi, June 4 : Gujarat and Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday joined Delhi in banning Maggi noodles as Nestle India, the manufacturer of the popular snack, continued to face country-wide scrutiny following lab reports that the samples of the snack had excess quantity of lead.
Gandhinagar, June 4 : The Gujarat FDA on Thursday banned Maggi noodles for 30 days after samples of the popular snack food failed tests.
Ahmedabad, June 3 : Gujarat International Finance Tec-City (GIFT), a project of the state government, on Wednesday said it has allotted 5 lakh square feet of space to Anil Ambani-led Reliance Capital Limited (RCL).
Jamnagar (Gujarat), June 1 : A programme of hymns and folk songs held for the cause of cow-protection here in Gujarat evoked an astounding response - raising a staggering Rs.4.5 crore.
New Delhi, May 30 : A cabinet panel has approved building trunk infrastructure for two investment regions along the Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor for Gujarat's Dholera Special Investment Region (DSIR) and Maharashtra's Shendra Bidkin Industrial Area (SBIA).
New Delhi, May 29 : SwiftKey Keyboard for Android on Friday launched new adaptive layouts for Hindi, Tamil, Gujarati, Marathi and Nepali languages, the company's official blog post said.
Mumbai, May 28 : Fertilizer manufacturer Gujarat Narmada Valley Fertilizer and Chemicals on Thursday reported a net loss of Rs.452.07 crore for 2014-15 from a net profit of Rs.292.27 crore for the corresponding period of the previous year.
New Delhi, May 27 : Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) sleuths seized contraband drugs worth almost Rs.46 crore in the international market from Rajasthan and Gujarat and arrested five people, the finance ministry said on Wednesday.
New Delhi, May 25 : Four people have been arrested in connection with the robbery of 275 kg of silver jewellery sent to Delhi from Gujarat in a train, police said on Monday. Police also recovered 80 kg of the jewellery from one of the accused.
New Delhi, May 23 : The Congress on Saturday urged President Pranab Mukherjee not to give his assent to the controversial anti-terror law passed by the Gujarat assembly.
Porbandar, May 9 : Adding to the naval infrastructure along the coast, a new base of the Indian Navy -- INS Sardar Patel -- was commissioned here on Saturday.
Aligarh, May 6 : The AMU Students' Union has decided to honour 12 Muslim people who were acquitted of attacking the Akshardham temple in Gujarat in 2002.
New Delhi, May 1 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday greeted the people of Maharashtra and Gujarat on their statehood day and wished that both states scale new heights of progress.
Rajkot (Gujarat), Apr. 29: A batch of Indian students studying in a medical college in Nepal has arrived in Rajkot after being rescued from the Himalayan nation.
Mumbai, April 27 : A court here on Monday sent eight Pakistani nationals, who were nabbed from a suspicious boat laden with drugs off the Gujarat coast last week, to police custody till May 5.
Surat (Gujarat), Apr.22 : An expert team from the United States has arrived here to control an ongoing fire at a well owned by the government-run Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC).
Mumbai/Ahmedabad, April 21 : Indian defence agencies have seized a boat with eight Pakistanis on board and carrying narcotics worth around Rs.6 billion (USD 95 m), in the Arabian Sea off the Gujarat coast on Monday, the government confirmed on Tuesday.
Ahmedabad/ New Delhi, April 21 : The boat seized by Indian Navy and Coast Guard could be part of a major international smuggling racket, officials said on Tuesday as the eight Pakistani men on board were interrogated.
New Delhi, Apr 21 : In a joint operation, the Indian Navy and Coast Guard have intercepted a Pakistani boat off Porbandar court in Gujarat on Monday, officials said.
Surat (Gujarat), Apr. 20 : The fire in an oil well of the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) in Surat continued to rage for the third day on Monday.
New Delhi, Apr 20 : The government on Monday said construction work in respect of Ahmedabad Metro Rail Project has begun within three months of the project being sanctioned by the central government with the Special Purpose Vehicle for execution of the project, MEGA (Metro -Link Express for Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad) Company Limited commencing work for construction of 6 km.
Surat, Apr. 20 : A massive fire broke out at a cloth market in Surat in the early hours of Monday.
Dahej (Gujarat), Apr. 19 : A massive fire broke out at a chemical factory at Dahej in Bharuch district of Gujarat in the early hours of Sunday.
Una (Gujarat), Apr. 19 : A father of four in the Vajdi Village of the Una Tehsil in Gujarat is planning to sell his kidney in order to raise funds for the treatment of his three morbidly obese children.
Ahmedabad, Apr 17 : Rejecting the abortion plea of an alleged gang-rape survivor, the Gujarat high court has asked her to "bravely go ahead and deliver the child."
Ahmedabad Apr.15 : Gujarat Minister of State for Home Rajni Patel on Wednesday accused Teesta Setalvad of misusing funds given to her NGO by the US based Ford Foundation and said a report of the same has been sent to the Central Government.
Ahmedabad, Apr 11 : Inspired by Google's driverless car project, two scientists from Gujarat have made a driverless car of their own design.
Surat, Apr. 11 : An exclusive textile machinery exhibition meant for all segments of the textile industry in and around Surat and South Gujarat is drawing visitors.
Mumbai, April 10 : Diversified firm Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) on Friday said it has commissioned an energy-efficient and environment-friendly 1150 KTA purified terephthalic acid (PTA) plant at Dahej in Gujarat.
Ahmedabad, Apr 10 : Mufti Abdul Qayyum, acquitted by the Supreme Court in the 2002 Akshardham temple terror attack last year, has penned a book recounting his personal account of injustice and travails that he faced for 11 years in jail for a crime he had not committed.
New Delhi, April 9 : The Supreme Court on Thursday stayed for two months the hearing by the Gujarat High Court of former state minister Maya Kodnani's appeal against her conviction and sentencing in the Naroda Patiya massacre during the 2002 Gujarat riots.
New Delhi, April 9 : The Supreme Court on Thursday stayed, for two months, the hearing by the Gujarat High Court on former state minister Maya Kodnani's appeal against her conviction and sentencing in the Naroda Patiya massacre during the 2002 Gujarat riots.
Surat, Apr 8 : A 24-year-old gang rape victim, who is 27 weeks into her pregnancy, has approached the Gujarat High Court seeking permission to abort her unborn child, reports said.
Dahod (Gujarat), Apr. 6 : Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers on Monday formed a human flag measuring one lakh square feet to mark the 35th foundation day of the party in the Dahod region of Gujarat.
New Delhi, Apr. 6 : Gujarat Marine Police has rescued 17 sailors from two sinking Yemeni ships near the Pipavav port on the Amreli Coast.
Kolkata, April 4 : Gujarat is expecting a tourist footfall of over three crore this year even as the state continues to promote its tourism sector aggressively, asking people across India to visit its locales during the holiday season.
Surat, Apr. 4 : A Diamond Detection and Research Centre aimed at detecting synthetic diamonds has been inaugurated at the Indian Diamond Institute in Surat.
New Delhi, Apr 3 : The state of Gujarat has led others in the implementation of Swachh Bharat Mission during 2014-15, officials said on Friday.
Ahmedabad, Apr. 2 : Airplanes performed nail-biting aerobatic stunts in Gujarat as part of an aero conclave
New Delhi, Mar. 31 : The Gujarat Government on Tuesday defended the controversial anti-terror bill, saying it will ensure strict punishment for anti-social elements and help the police in investigating terror cases.
New Delhi, Mar. 31 : The Gujarat Assembly on Tuesday passed the controversial Gujarat Control of Terrorism and Organized Crime Bill 2015 that makes confessions before police admissible in court.
Gandhinagar, March 31 : Amid strong protests and a walkout by the opposition Congress, the Gujarat legislative assembly on Tuesday passed the controversial 12-year-old anti-terror and anti-organised crimes bill for the fourth time.
Ahmedabad, Mar 31 : Amid a walkout by the Opposition the Gujarat Assembly on Tuesday passed a controversial anti-terror bill that was in the past rejected by two former Indian presidents.
Washington, Mar 28: A US police officer, accused of throwing to the ground and causing partial paralysis of a 57-year-old Indian has been indicted on Friday by grand jury on a civil rights charge for the use of unreasonable force.
By Ankit Berry, New Delhi, Mar. 26 : Ford India launched its latest offering, the Ford Figo Aspire Sedan, from its new unit in Sanand, Gujarat, on Thursday.