Articles tagged under: Gandhinagar

Gandhinagar thermal power station’s cooling towers demolished

December 01, 2019
Gandhinagar thermal power station’s cooling towers demolished

Gandhinagar: Capital Gandhinagar based thermal power station's cooling towers were demolished today afternoon through control blasting method. The task was performed with all precautionary safety measures. Read More

Extension works of Ahmedabad Metro Rail up to Mahatma Mandir in Gandhinagar would commence in June – 2020

November 17, 2019
Extension works of Ahmedabad Metro Rail up to Mahatma Mandir in Gandhinagar would commence in June – 2020

Gandhinagar: In a recently held ‘All-round review meeting for Metro Rail Project’, Chief Minister Vijaybhai Rupani had made deliberation over the proposal to extend the metro train up to Gandhinagar and permission given for it by the Central Government. During the meeting held at Chief Minister’s official residence in Gandhinagar, the Gujarat Metro Rail Corporation’s Managing Director S. S. Rathore briefed the Chief Minister about the project. The project’s total distance is 28....Read More

Srinivasa Ramanujan’s life and work revisited during a lecture by Professor Bruce Berndt at IIT Gandhinagar

November 06, 2019
Srinivasa Ramanujan’s life and work revisited during a lecture by Professor Bruce Berndt at IIT Gandhinagar

Palaj, Gandhinagar: Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar (IITGN) hosted a public lecture on Srinivasa Ramanujan, the great Indian mathematician. Professor Bruce C. Berndt, a senior former faculty at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA, and one of the world's foremost authorities on the work of Ramanujan, delivered the lecture “Living with Ramanujan for 40+years”. The lecture was focused on the life of Ramanujan as well as Professor Berndt’s association with Ramanujan ...Read More

Gandhinagar to become the first Kerosene-free district of Gujarat: Amit Shah

October 25, 2019

Gandhinagar: Union Home Minister and Lok Sabha MP of Gandhinagar Amit Shah today said Gandhinagar will become Gujarat's first kerosene-free district. At a function held at Mahatma Mandir, Shah distributed Ujjawala scheme benefits to 1,000 rural poor women in a function held at Mahatma Mandir here. Central govt PSU ONGC has extended assistance to for LPG gas connections to poor beneficiaries in Gandhinagar district. In total 16,000 beneficiaries are to be covered in order to make the dist...Read More

IITGN PhD Scholar wins 1st prize from DRDO for developing high-sensitivity optical contact microphone for all defence forces

October 23, 2019
IITGN PhD Scholar wins 1st prize from DRDO for developing high-sensitivity optical contact microphone for all defence forces

Palaj, Gandhinagar: Chandan Kumar Jha, a PhD scholar in Electrical Engineering at the Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar (IITGN), recently won the first prize in the “Dare to Dream DRDO Innovation Contest” organized by the Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO). He received this award in the challenge area of ‘Wearable Communication Technologies for Special Operations Soldiers’ for his project titled “An optical fibre-based microphone with very high background noi...Read More

After over 3-month long efforts, a leopard caught by Forest department teams near Gandhinagar

October 14, 2019
After over 3-month long efforts, a leopard caught by Forest department teams near Gandhinagar

Gandhinagar: After a commendable consistent and brave efforts for more than 3 months by Gandhinagar Forest team, a male leopard was caught near Gandhinagar. Forest department in its related statement conveyed special thanks to CCF,WLC Junagadh and DCF of Sasan range for their help earlier by sending the expert rescue team. DeshGujaratRead More

PM Modi meets Nonagenarian mother Hiraba on his birthday, took blessings, had lunch with her

September 17, 2019
PM Modi meets Nonagenarian mother Hiraba on his birthday, took blessings, had lunch with her

Gandhinagar: PM Narendra Modi today met his Nonagenarian mother Hiraba here this afternoon to took her blessings on his 69th birthday. Wearing an orange coloured sleeveless khadi jacket over Kurta Pyajama, Modi reached the house of his youngest brother Pankaj Modi in Raisan area here where his mother lived. He touched her feet and spent sometime with her. He also had his lunch with her. He was served with a Gujarati thali. Later when he came out of his brother's house,...Read More

IIT Gandhinagar finds place in top 600 institutions globally in the ‘2020 The World University Rankings’

September 12, 2019
IIT Gandhinagar finds place in top 600 institutions globally in the ‘2020 The World University Rankings’

Gandhinagar: Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar (IITGN) has been ranked among the top 600 educational institutes worldwide and 7 th in India in the 2020 Times Higher Education World University Rankings. This year, THE World University Rankings, one of the most prestigious educational rankings worldwide, ranked 1,396 institutions from 92 countries. It assesses the performance of research-driven universities on 13 different performance indicators, including teaching, research, k...Read More

CM inspects Rs.721-cr 300-room project being built atop Gandhinagar railway platforms

July 28, 2019
CM inspects Rs.721-cr 300-room project being built atop Gandhinagar railway platforms

Gandhinagar: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupanitoday inspected for the progress of the first-of-its-kind Rs.721-crore project being built by Gandhinagar Railway & Urban Development Corporation (GARUD) atop Gandhinagar railway platforms here. He spent about an hour inspecting the finer details the world-class 70-metre high 300-room Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s dream project. Rupani was accompanied by Chief Minister’s Principal Secretary Manoj Kumar Das, GARUD’s Mr. Khan, Railwa...Read More

London based Standard Chartered to start operations at GIFT city shortly, will become first foreign bank at the IFSC

July 18, 2019
London based Standard Chartered to start operations at GIFT city shortly, will become first foreign bank at the IFSC

Gandhinagar: London based leading international bank, Standard Chartered, will shortly become the first foreign bank to launch operations at International Financial Services Centre (IFSC) located in Gujarat International Finance Tec – City (GIFT City). A press release by the first Indian IFSC situated near capital Gandhinagar today said that Standard Chartered has received in- principle regulatory approvals to set up its IFSC Banking Unit (IBU) in GIFT IFSC. The proposed commenc...Read More

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