India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 1, 2015
The Patel community has decided to launch a fresh round of agitation for reservation from today amid claims of support from various other sections of the society.
Delhi News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday August 30, 2015
Hardik Patel, the face of the Patels' stir for quota in Gujarat, today gave a 48-hour deadline for compensation for the families of nine people who died in last week's protests in the state, saying if it is not done, there will be "an announcement from Surat."
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das | Thursday August 27, 2015
The Gujarat High Court has issued notice to the Ahmedabad police chief, asking him to probe alleged police excesses during Tuesday's protest by the Patel community over reservation. The court has given him two weeks to finish his probe.
India News | Edited by Varun Sharma (with inputs from agencies) | Thursday August 27, 2015
Several trains to and from Gujarat have been cancelled after incidents of arson and violence in parts of the state since Tuesday night. A curfew has been imposed in Ahmedabad and Surat and the Army and paramilitary forces have been deployed to help restore law and order.
India News | Reported by Tejas Mehta, Edited by Surabhi Pandey | Wednesday August 26, 2015
Surat, Gujarat's diamond city is tense today amid fresh clashes in more than a dozen places between protestors and the police, which has used tear gas to control mobs.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Shuchi Shukla | Wednesday August 26, 2015
Ahmedabad and Surat in Gujarat are tense with incidents of arson and stone-throwing reported after Hardik Patel, 21, was detained by the police late last night. Mr Patel, who was released less than an hour later, has called for a statewide strike today.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday August 26, 2015
The brief detention and release of 21-year-old Hardik Patel this evening has left Ahmedabad and nearby Surat tense, with cases of arson, allegedly by enraged supporters.
Surat News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 19, 2015
A 24-year-old woman died after she was set on fire allegedly by her lover at a hotel in the city today.
India News | Written by Sunetra Choudhury | Wednesday July 22, 2015
When your local lawmaker is the Prime Minister himself, there is a chance that with the problems of the country on his shoulders, he may not be able to tackle the mundane but pressing things -- like the road in front of your house, or the hand pump that never gets fixed.
Amritsar News | Agencies | Monday July 20, 2015
At least a dozen policemen including a Deputy Superintendent of Police were injured on Sunday as they tried to stop a procession by Sikh hardliners in Ajnala town of Amritsar district.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 11, 2015
Gujarat Police and State Women and Child Development department (WCD) have jointly launched a month-long campaign 'Operation Muskan' to track missing children and reunite them with their families.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday July 6, 2015
A team of four donkeys drawing a new uber expensive Toyota Land Cruiser 200 - that was what the people in Surat saw last week when city-based businessman Tushar Ghelani launched his unique protest against his car dealer.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 2, 2015
A Dubai-based businessman from Surat was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) for his alleged role in the multi-crore hawala scam.
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 30, 2015
The 12 cities are Bhopal, Coimbatore, Indore, Kochi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Ludhiana, Madurai, Nagpur, Surat, Thiruvananthapuram, and Vishakapatnam.
Surat News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 30, 2015
The fire at an ONGC well near Olpad in Surat district was brought under control this evening, 12 days after it started, officials said.
Surat News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 18, 2015
At least 12 people were injured when a major fire broke out in an ONGC well near Olpad town in the district during a repair operation.
Surat News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 31, 2015
A major fire broke out at a dyeing mill in Pandesara Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC) area of the city today, after which a 'brigade call' was given by the Surat fire brigade, a control room officer said.
Others News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 30, 2015
A new terminal for starting international flights from Harni Airport in the city of Vadodara is likely to be ready by March 2016, a senior official has said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 15, 2015
Noted Gandhian and former Chancellor of Gujarat Vidyapith, Narayan Desai, died at a private hospital in Surat today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 15, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi condoled the demise of noted Gandhian Narayanbhai Desai who died at a private hospital in Surat today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 8, 2015
In a bid to prevent spread of swineflu by migrant workers, health officers of Odisha's Ganjam district will keep track of their return, mainly from Gujarat where the disease has affected many.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 24, 2015
BJP MP Vitthal Radadiya, who had sparked a controversy by brandishing a gun at a toll booth attendant in Gujarat, has suggested that elected representatives of the people should be exempted from paying toll tax.
India News | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Saturday February 21, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's suit with his name woven into it in gold pinstripes was today sold for Rs 4.31 crore on the third and final day of auction in the port city of Surat in Gujarat.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday February 20, 2015
An offer of Rs. 2.65 crore has been made for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's suit with his name woven into it in gold pinstripes, which is being auctioned in the port city of Surat in Gujarat.