The Supreme Court today acquitted all the 11 men who were convicted by a TADA court in Surat in connection with the 1993 twin blasts in the city. One girl was killed and 31 others were injured in the explosions.
Four engineers were swept away during high tide at Suvali beach near Surat. All four of them were working with the construction company L&T.
A fire broke out at a 17-storey building in Surat this morning.
At least 30 people were injured, ten of them seriously, in a powerful blast inside an embroidery unit in Pandesara area in Surat today.
One person has died while 13 others were injured when a fire broke out in an eight-storey commercial complex in Saroli area of Surat in Gujarat this evening.
A woman, 35, was allegedly gang-raped by four men in the Pandesara area of the city in Delhi today, after which the police has nabbed three of them, sources said today.
Four persons were asphyxiated to death and three others injured when a fire broke out in a commercial building in Surat today, a fire official said.
Hundreds of garba enthusiasts in Gujarat are a disappointed lot with heavy rains in several parts of the state playing a spoilsport.
Three persons were killed and 18 others were injured when a mini-bus rammed into a truck-trailer near Hazira in Surat today, police said.
One person died, while 23 others sustained injuries when the front elevation of a shopping mall collapsed in the posh Ghodod locality in Surat in Gujarat, police said.
Admissions of 26 HIV positive girls at a government primary school at Amboli village in the district has triggered protests by parents of other children. They have threatened to pull out their wards if the admissions are not cancelled.
A seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped in Pandesar area of Surat city, police said today. A complaint has been registered against 21-year-old Sonukumar Shah, Pandesar police sub-inspector AB Mori said.
An inquiry has been ordered into an altercation between members of a family and police personnel during which some women were allegedly thrashed by police near Surat on Tuesday, a senior official said.
In a touching gesture, a woman gave away her son, kidnapped two years ago, to another lady who had bought him as the latter developed a 'motherly' bond with the boy.
Three people were killed in the major fire in storage facility of the Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) in Hazira, near Surat, which was contained after a 21-hour operation by the fire brigade team.