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.
Sanand, Gujarat, Mar 26 : Ford Motor Company on Thursday inaugurated its integrated manufacturing facility including a state-of-the-art vehicle manufacturing facility and a world-class engine plant at Sanand in Gujarat.
Porbandar, Mar. 24 : Indian fishing boats, which were detained by Pakistan for crossing the International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL), were handed over to their respective owners by Gujarat's Agriculture and Fisheries Minister Babu Bokhiria on Tuesday.
Ahmedabad, March 18 : The Solar Impulse (Si2) aircraft, powered solely by the sun's energy, took off from Ahmedabad's Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport on Wednesday morning for its next leg to Varanasi on its global flight, an official said.
New Delhi/Valsad, March 15 : Famous Gandhian thinker Narayan Desai passed away in Gujarat's Valsad district early Sunday following prolonged illness. He was 90.
Ahmedabad, Mar.13 : Hundreds of school children flocked to the Ahmedabad Airport to see the 'Solar Impulse 2', a solar powered plane, which seeks to demonstrate that flying long distances is possible with renewable energy.
Ahmedabad, March 10 : A solar powered aircraft -- Solar Impulse 2 (Si2) -- on a global flight has entered Indian airspace and is expected to land here before midnight, officials said.
Mumbai, March 9 : The Shiv Sena on Monday toughened its stance vis-a-vis the BJP on the upcoming Jaitapur Nuclear Power Project, saying if the BJP wanted it so badly, it could shift the 'monstrous project' to Gujarat.
Ahmedabad, March 9 : Solar Impulse, which claims to be the world's only solar-powered aircraft, will make a stop over in Ahmedabad on Tuesday as a part of its maiden global journey.
Jammu, Mar.1 : Newly elected Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Sunday called for peace in the state, adding that only an end to violence can help the region prosper like the 'model of development', Gujarat.
Bhuj (Gujarat), Feb.28 :In a laudable initiative, women cadre of the paramilitary Border Security Force (BSF) have set out on a month-long camel safari to spread the message of women empowerment and raise awareness about the hardships faced by the force.
Ahmedabad, Feb 27: Exactly 13 years after the Godhora train burning episode that triggered a macabre pogrom across Gujarat, a special trial court in Himmatnagar is expected to deliver its verdict on Friday on the killing of four persons, including three British nationals.
New Delhi, Feb.27 : Police in Surat, Gujarat, have adopted a face recognition technology from a Japanese company to curb crime.
New Delhi, Feb. 27 : With six more deaths reported in Rajasthan and eight in Gujarat, the swine flu toll in both the states is on the surge.
New Delhi, Feb. 26 : The Supreme Court on Thursday directed the Gujarat Police to provide social activist Teesta Setalvad and her husband a list of documents needed from them in the ongoing probe in the misappropriation of public funds case, while has been filed against them.
Ahmedabad, Feb. 22 : Congress leader Ahmed Patel on Sunday assured the people of Gujarat that his party would not support any policy which goes against the public interest.
Ahmedabad, Feb. 22 : Congress party workers distributed free masks and medicines to residents in Gujarat as a precautionary measure to fight swine flu.
New Delhi, Feb. 21 : Ten more people have died due to swine flu in Gujarat, taking the total death toll due to the disease in the state to over 180.
Surat (Gujarat), Feb 18 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi's famous 'name-striped' jacket stole the show at the three-day charity auction that began here Wednesday, with a businessman bidding around Rs.1.21 crore for the attire.
Ahmedabad, Feb 18 : Controversial Gujarat police officer D.G. Vanzara was Wednesday released from an Ahmedabad jail.
Ahmadabad, Feb 18 : Former Gujarat IPS officer DG Vanzara, who was recently granted bail by the Ahmedabad CBI court in connection the Ishrat Jahan encounter case, walked out of the jail on Wednesday.
New Delhi, Feb 18 : The US has "respectfully acknowledged" India's concern and protests over Madison police using excessive force on Indian national Sureshbhai Patel Feb 6.
New Delhi, Feb 16 : The Supreme Court Monday issued notice to the registrar of the Gujarat High Court on a plea by the State Information Commission saying that the high court could not insist on adherence to its rules for sharing information sought under the Right to Information Act.
New Delhi, Feb. 15 : Twelve more people have died in Gujarat due to swine flu, taking the toll in the state since January this year to 136.
By Arun Kumar, Washington, Feb 13 : The FBI is investigating an incident in which an Indian grandfather's encounter with police in Alabama left the man partially paralysed, while one of the involved officers has been arrested.
Ahmedabad, Feb. 12 : Gujarat Additional Advocate General Prakash Jani on Thursday said the anticipatory bail sought by activist Teesta Setalvad, who is accused of misappropriating public funds, was rejected due to her non-cooperation with the concerned investigative agencies.
New Delhi, Feb. 12 : The maker of a temple dedicated to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Gujarat's Rajkot district has decided to cancel its inauguration after the former said he was appalled and shocked at seeing such a thing.
Mumbai/New Delhi/Ahmedabad, Feb 12 : A team of Gujarat Police and Mumbai police Thursday scouted the home of social activist Teesta Setalvad after a Gujarat court declined her plea for anticipatory bail in a case relating to alleged embezzlement but the apex court restrained her arrest.
Mumbai/Ahmedabad, Feb 12 : A team of Gujarat Police and Mumbai police Thursday reached the home of social activist Teesta Setalvad after a Gujarat court declined her plea for anticipatory bail in a case relating to alleged embezzlement but the apex court restrained her arrest.
Ahmedabad, Feb 12 : The Gujarat High Court on Thursday rejected social activist Teesta Setalvad's anticipatory bail plea in connection with the Gulbarg society embezzlement case.
Rajkot, Feb 12 : After Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed his displeasure on Thursday, the inauguration of a temple dedicated to him in Gujarat has been cancelled.
Madison/New Delhi, Feb 12 : The Indian government on Thursday said it is providing all consular assistance to an Indian national who was left paralysed after being allegedly thrashed by the police in the US.
Ahmedabad, Feb. 12 : Authorities in Gujarat have stepped up measures to combat the spread of the fatal H1N1 virus that causes swine flu.
New Delhi, Feb. 12 : Ten more casualties have been reported in Gujarat due to the swine flu outbreak, taking the total death toll in the state over 100.
New Delhi, Feb 12 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday expressed his displeasure over building of a temple dedicated to him in Gujarat and said it was a 'shocking' move and against Indian tradition.
New York, Feb 11 : An Indian national was temporarily paralysed and hospitalised with fused vertebrae after police in the US state of Alabama roughed him up last week when he was walking on the sidewalk outside his son's home, media reported.
Rajkot (Gujarat), Feb. 11 : A temple dedicated to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Gujarat's Rajkot village is drawing supporters of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) from neighbouring villages also.
New Delhi, Feb 10 : Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda Tuesday reviewed the swine flu situation in Gujarat, one of states worst affected by the disease.
New Delhi, Feb. 9 : 10 more persons succumbed to swine flu In Gujarat taking the toll in the state since January to 81.
Ahmadabad, Feb 5 : Former Gujarat IPS officer DG Vanzara was on Thursday granted a conditional bail by the Ahmedabad CBI court in connection the Ishrat Jahan encounter case.
Mumbai Delhi, Feb 4 : A CBI court on Wednesday dishcharged former Gujarat police DGP PC Pandey in the Sohrabuddin fake encounter case on the ground of technicality.
New Delhi, Feb. 4 : Three people have died due to swine flu in the past 24 hours in Surat, Banaskantha and Anand districts of Gujarat, taking the total death toll in the state to 45.
Jamnagar (Gujarat), Jan. 31 : A MiG-21 fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force crashed here on Saturday.
Jamnagar, Gujarat : A MiG-21 fighter jet of the Indian Air Force crashed has crashed in Jamnagar.
Agra, Jan 31 : The special task force (STF) of Agra police arrested Dhara Singh, a most-wanted criminal carrying a reward of Rs.50,000 by the Uttar Pradesh government and Rs.25,000 by the Madhya Pradesh government, in Ahmedabad, police said Saturday.
Ahmedabad, Jan. 30 : Gujarat Governor OP Kohli on Friday attended special prayers held for Mahatma Gandhi on his 67th death anniversary at the Sabarmati ashram here.
Ahmedabad, Jan 28 : Automobile company Maruti Suzuki India Ltd. (MSIL) Wednesday said it will construct three plants in Hansalpur in Gujarat with a total annual capacity of producing 750,000 vehicles.
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.