India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 19, 2015
A four-year-old boy died today after accidentally falling into an open borewell in Ratanpur village of Panchmahal district, police said. Piyush Vasviya fell into a 200-feet deep borewell at around 12 noon.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 24, 2015
The language used by Hardik Patel, the 22-year-old leader of Patel quota agitation, at a public meeting at Tenpur village in Aravali district two days ago amounted to 'sedition', the Gujarat police today said in an affidavit in the High Court.
Cities | Reported by Rohit Bhan (with inputs from Agencies) | Wednesday September 16, 2015
Babubhai Patel, a retired government servant arrived early at the bank in his village of Kherol in North Gujarat today, ready to make a withdrawal.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 24, 2015
A village sarpanch in Chhota Udaipur district of Gujarat allegedly humiliated an 18-year-old local boy and a 17-year-old girl for eloping together a few weeks ago, a police official said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 5, 2015
A 58-year-old woman jumped to the rescue of her daughter who was attacked by a crocodile while the latter was bathing in a river at Thikariya Mubarak village of Vadodara district.
Others News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 16, 2015
Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel laid the foundation stone of the Diamond Research and Mercantile (DREAM) city as well as the Diamond Bourse at Khajod village today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 31, 2015
A MiG-21 fighter jet of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed near Bed village in Gujarat's Jamnagar district on Saturday. The pilot managed to eject, and is safe, police said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 15, 2015
As many as three members of a family were killed and one was injured, after an over-speeding truck rammed into their car from the opposite direction at Alamgir village on NH-8 in Vadodara district, police sources said today.
Press Trust of India | Saturday January 3, 2015
Part of the Digital India programme, the project was announced on Friday to coincide with the 60-year-anniversary of ICICI.
India News | Written by Rohit Bhan | Thursday December 25, 2014
On Christmas day, the Dharma Jagran Manch, an affiliate of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh mobilised hundreds of tribals for the annual 'Bhagat Sammelan' in the tribal-dominated Piparod village in south Gujarat.
Wednesday December 24, 2014
Japanese auto giant Honda Cars India Ltd has approached the Gujarat government with a proposal to set up a car manufacturing plant near Vithalapur village in Ahmedabad district with an investment of over Rs 1,000 crore, a senior government official said.
Tuesday December 23, 2014
Japanese auto giant Honda Cars India Ltd has approached the Gujarat government with a proposal to set up a car manufacturing plant near Vithalapur village in Ahmedabad district with an investment of over Rs 1,000 crore, a senior government official said here on Tuesday.
India News | Written by Rohit Bhan | Sunday December 21, 2014
21-year-old Arvind Nagani of Dharai village in Gujarat's Saurashtra had taken some days off from his studies to help his father sell off their cotton produce at a marketing yard 15 km away from his village.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 17, 2014
The tiny Dharmaj village in Anand district, about 70 km from here, has a population of only 11,333 but has as many as 13 banks.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 26, 2014
A Heron Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) of the Indian Air Force, used for surveillance, crashed today on the outskirts of a village near Bhuj town in Gujarat's Kutch district.
India News | Reported by Rohit Bhan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday November 19, 2014
Punsari village, barely 100 km from Ahmedabad, could be a textbook case of development. Closed-circuit cameras, water purifying plants, air-conditioned schools, WiFi, biometric machines - the village has it all. And all of it was done in a matter of eight years, at a cost of a mere Rs 16 crore.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Tuesday November 11, 2014
Along with making voting compulsory in local body elections, Gujarat also made it mandatory for candidates to have toilets in their homes. The rule will apply to aspirants for elections to all local bodies -- district, taluka, village, panchayat and municipal corporations.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 29, 2014
The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) is preparing itself to deal with any eventuality arising out of very severe cyclonic storm 'Nilofar' which is expected to make a landfall near Naliya village in Kutch district on November 1.
Wednesday October 1, 2014
Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India will invest Rs 1,100 crore to set up a two-wheeler plant at Vithalapur village in Ahmedabad district and signed a 'state support agreement' with the Gujarat Government for the purpose yesterday.
Wednesday October 1, 2014
Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India has said it will invest Rs 1,100 crore to set up a two-wheeler plant at Vithalapur village in Ahmedabad district and signed a 'state support agreement' with the Gujarat Government for the purpose on Tuesday.
India News | Shikha Trivedy | Friday August 22, 2014
HIV positive people continue to face social boycott and discrimination in many parts of the country. The ordeal of 49 HIV positive girls in Surat, one of Gujarat's most industrialised and prosperous cities, clearly underscores the prevalence of such discrimination and social rejection.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 5, 2014
A bunch of monkeys, famished and trapped on a tree in the middle of a pond swollen by flood water, were rescued by locals at Kalyan village in Patan district today.
India News | Written by Rohit Bhan | Wednesday June 18, 2014
A teenaged girl was set on fire on Sunday at Sayla village in Surendranagar district of Gujarat, allegedly by her neighbours, after a feud about an overflowing sewage line.
India News | Siddharth Ranjan Das | Saturday June 14, 2014
In Dharmapuri village of Madhya Pradesh more than 700 houses in 11 wards along the Narmada river are bracing for the worst.