Category Articles: Others

Madhya Pradesh’s threat to stop supply of Narmada water to Gujarat ‘childish, unfortunate, shameful, politically-motivated and ill-intended:CM Vijay Rupani

July 20, 2019

Rajkot: Amid rising tension with Congress led Madhya Pradesh government over sharing of Narmada water, Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today alleged that his counter part in the neighboring state Kamalnath and minister for Tourism Department and Narmada Valley Development Department Surendra Singh Baghel alias Honey Singh were issuing ultimatum to stop the supply of water with politically motivated ill-intention. 'Madhya Pradesh Congress government minister Honey Singh has given very ...Read More

17 major hospitals in Ahmedabad collected fees from patients with Ma card

July 19, 2019
17 major hospitals in Ahmedabad collected fees from patients with Ma card

Gandhinagar: As on 31 May 2019, several hospital were found levying fees from patient despite they were having Ma card issued by the State government, said Health minister Nitin Patel in the assembly in reply to a question asked by opposition party's MLA. The hospitals were - Krishna hospital, Shelby hospital, Bodyline hospital, Savior hospital, Sheth VS general ospital, Shelby hospital (Naroda), Star hospital, Narayan Vidyalaya hospital, HCG multi speciality hospital (Mithakhali), Lifecare i...Read More

Actress Payal Rohtagi moves Cyber Crime Branch over Ajaz Khan’s video post

July 19, 2019
Actress Payal Rohtagi moves Cyber Crime Branch over Ajaz Khan’s video post

Ahmedabad: City based Actress Payal Rohtagi has given application in Ahmedabad Police Cyber Crime against Mumbai based actor Ajaz Khan over a video posted online by Khan. Rohtagi during her visit to Cyber Crime office was accompanied by lawyer Vijay Sharma and others. Rohtagi said she had given complain against Khan for a video attacking her personal and professions life in derogatory and defamatory manner. DeshGujarat Read More

Alpesh Thakor, Dhavalsinh Zala join BJP

July 18, 2019
Alpesh Thakor, Dhavalsinh Zala join BJP

Gandhinagar: Alpesh Thakor and his aide Dhavalsinh Zala today joined BJP at State BJP headquarters 'Kamalam' here. Alpesh and his aide Zala both had resigned from Congress party earlier this month. They had also resigned from State assembly. Alpesh said, he is taking this decision for people's good and development of poor and rural people. He said he is going to join nationalist ideology and will take all people along. Alpesh and Dhavalsinh joined BJP in presence of State BJP chief Jitu Va...Read More

Junagadh Congress chief Vinu Amipara joins BJP ahead of polling for civic body election

July 17, 2019
Junagadh Congress chief Vinu Amipara joins BJP ahead of polling for civic body election

Junagadh: Vinu Amipara, Congress party president of Junagadh city unit who resigned from the post a few days ago, today joined ruling BJP in presence of Gujarat BJP president Jitu Vaghani and other leaders. Junagadh will witness polling for civic body general election on July 21. Amipara is from politically active Leuva Patel community. He has contested Lok Sabha election in the past. With him, over a dozen important city unit level office bearers of Congress joined BJP. Amipara after joi...Read More

2 dead, 27 injured as ride collapses at Kankaria Lake Front in Ahmedabad

July 14, 2019

Ahmedabad: In a tragic incident at Kankaria lake front, two persons died and as many as 27 suffered injuries on Sunday due to collapse of an amusement ride, said City Mayor Bijal Patel. The incident took place at Kankaria Adventure Park which is managed by a private firm contracted by Amdavad Municipal Corporation (AMC). Those injured are taken to AMC run L.G. hospital. The ride that suffered accident had 32-seat capacity, said city fire brigade chief M.F. Dastoor who also added that...Read More

‘Mob-lynching’ is a political word coined by pseudo-seculars in India: Minister Giriraj Singh in Gujarat

July 14, 2019

Press conference @ Ahmedabad state Guest house pic.twitter.com/AXItMrTDoc— Shandilya Giriraj Singh (@girirajsinghbjp) July 14, 2019 Ahmedabad: Claiming that efforts were on to ensure that no stray cattle could be seen on the road-side in India in next one year, Union Animal Husbandry Minister and senior BJP leader Giriraj Singh today said the 'mob-lynching' was a political word coined by pseudo-secular people. Talking to newsmen here Singh, a fire-brand BJP leader and Mi...Read More

Gujarat Governor O.P. Kohli completes his tenure, given farewell by State Government

July 13, 2019

Ahmedabad: Gujarat Governor Shri O.P. Kohli on completing his tenure was accorded a touching farewell at a function held here today. Chief Minister Vijay Rupanifelicitated the Governor and presented the replica of Toran (gateway) of Vadnagar and statuette of Sardar Vallabhvhai Patel as memento and shawl on the occasion for his guidance and encouragement to the State Government’s variety of programmes and projects at different stages of implementation. Mr. Rupani also recalled reminis...Read More

RPF jawan in Surat dismissed from service after his video taking bribe goes viral

July 13, 2019

Surat: A Railway Police Force (RPF) jawan whose video taking bribe from liquor trafficker women on railway track was viral has been sacked from the service. RPF senior DSC SR Gandhi issued order to sack Tandel. It is learnt that the video is old and Tandel was in latest serving at Surat railway station. RPF jawans in Surat dismissed from service after his video taking bribe from bootlegger women goes viral https://t.co/C3uiWC3gu6 pic.twitter.com/t9kaBiixSb— DeshGujarat (@DeshGujarat) J...Read More

Gujarat Assembly to discuss Locust attack in rural Banaskantha on Monday

July 12, 2019

Gandhinagar: Gujarat Assembly will discuss locust attack from Pakistan in farm fields of North Gujarat district Banaskantha as urgent matter of public importance on Monday, July 15. The State government had started locust control room in Palanpur on 8 May to receive information from the ground. A whats app group has also been created for monitoring, reporting and updates. The Centre had asked to take preventive actions through its letter dated 8 May. On 13 May, teams of field staff w...Read More