Kerala News | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 28, 2015
Just over a month after its launch, Kerala's ambitious women-centric social enterprise project "Sandesh One" has kicked off with thousands of aspiring women entrepreneurs keen to join the programme.
Ahmedabad News | Written by Rohit Bhan | Thursday February 26, 2015
The administration in Ahmedabad has prohibited large public gatherings without prior approval in wake of drastic rise in reported cases of swine flu. Section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code or CrPC has been invoked which prohibits large assembly o...
Ahmedabad News | Reuters | Tuesday February 24, 2015
Gujarat Police today said they had made the single biggest seizure of gold smuggled into the country after arresting six people leaving the Ahmedabad airport with 60 kg of the precious metal flown in from Dubai.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 24, 2015
Ahmedabad district collector invoked the Criminal Procedure Code's Section 144 in Ahmedabad today, prohibiting mass gatherings without prior permission in order to prevent swine flu, an official statement stated.
India News | Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Manas Roshan) | Sunday February 22, 2015
This week, as Gujarat's "encounter" cop DG Vanzara walked out of the Sabarmati jail in Ahmedabad where he has spent the past eight years, his supporters erupted into noisy celebrations.
India News | Reported by Rohit Bhan, Edited by Dilip Bobb | Friday February 20, 2015
The frontlines in the battle against the swine flu epidemic resemble a war zone, with many hospitals forced to create special zones to treat the crowds of patients scrambling for treatment.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 20, 2015
Eminent scientist Tapan Misra has been appointed the Chief of ISRO's Space Applications Centre (SAC) in Ahmedabad, the space agency said on Friday.
Ahmedabad News | Friday February 20, 2015
Ahmedabad seems to have become the epicenter of Gujarat's swine flu menace; of the 255 cases reported across the state, 129 are in the city.
India News | Written by Sreenivasan Jain | Wednesday February 18, 2015
DG Vanzara, the controversial former Gujarat police officer charged with multiple cases of fake encounters, says his release from jail is not a political quid pro quo.
India News | Reported by Rohit Bhan; Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday February 18, 2015
DG Vanzara stood in an open jeep and waved like the winning candidate in an election, many garlands around his neck and flower petals showered upon him by supporters as he left Ahmedabad's Sabarmati jail on Wednesday afternoon.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 13, 2015
A teacher in an Ahmedabad school has made it to the top 10 finalists for US$ 1 million Global Teacher Prize, to be given by the Varkey Foundation in Dubai next month.
India News | Rohit Bhan (With inputs from agencies) | Thursday February 12, 2015
Fans of Prime Minister Narendra Modi today abandoned plans to open a temple in his honour after he tweeted that he was "appalled" by the idea.
India News | Written by Rohit Bhan | Tuesday February 10, 2015
A musical band called to play at the wedding of Jay Shah, BJP chief Amit Shah's son, left without striking a note. And there were no firecrackers when the baraat, or groom's party, arrived at the YMCA Club in Ahmedabad, the venue of the wedding.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 10, 2015
Novi Digital Entertainment Private Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Star India Private Limited, has secured certain media rights relating to the IPL for a cumulative Rs 302.2 crore over a three-season period.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 9, 2015
With 10 more persons succumbing to swine flu in Gujarat today, the toll in the state since January has reached 81, officials said.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Friday February 6, 2015
US President Barack Obama has announced to appoint top Indian-American CEO Ajay Banga to a key administration position.
India News | Reported by Rohit Bhan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday February 5, 2015
One of Gujarat's most controversial police officers, DG Vanzara, has been granted bail in the second of two encounter killing cases, allowing him to leave the jail in Ahmedabad where he has spent nearly eight years. However, Mr Vanzara will have to l...
India News | Thursday February 5, 2015
A special Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI court in Ahmedabad has granted bail to former Gujarat police officer PP Pande in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case.
Ahmedabad News | Written by Rohit Bhan | Wednesday February 4, 2015
Police investigating the recovery of cash and gold amounting to around Rs. 1.6 crore from a locker in a Kendriya Vidyalaya school in Ahmedabad have said they suspect the stash was the job of an insider. Investigators, attempting to trace the source o...
India News | Wednesday February 4, 2015
A Kendriya Vidyalaya in Ahmedabad was using Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Clean India campaign as an occasion to clean out its lockers. What it found was dirt of a different sort: A cache of gold and cash - amounting to Rs 1.59 crore.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 1, 2015
Cash worth Rs 1 crore and gold bars estimated Rs 59 lakh were found in unused staff lockers of Kendriya Vidyalaya situated on ONGC campus in Chandkheda area, police said today.
Thursday January 29, 2015
A recent survey by the British newspaper Financial Times has ranked IIM Ahmedabad at the 26th position in its list of best B-Schools in the world. What's more interesting is that the survey has positioned IIM-A on the second place in "career progress...
Ahmedabad News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 27, 2015
With a view to present Gandhian ideology in a modern way, Mahatma Gandhi-founded publication house Navjivan Trust will open an art gallery, cafeteria and a centre for sustainable development in Ahmedabad.
India News | Written by Rohit Bhan | Friday January 23, 2015
Hundreds of schools in Ahmedabad have received a government circular that orders them to perform prayers and chants for Saraswati puja on Saturday.