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Political campaigning banned, locals fined for not voting at this Gujarat village

'Campaigning is banned as locals think it will disturb the environment', Sarpanch said.

21 Apr 2019 9:15 AM

'After Pulwama, Uri, Modi ji did surgical strikes': Vijay Rupani

'Gujaratis believe Modi ji will do well for the country,' Rupani said.

20 Apr 2019 5:38 PM

‘Getting water according to vote pc’: Gujarat minister to women protesters

Bavaliya, who quit Congress last year to join BJP and was made a cabinet minister, faced protests by women while campaigning for party.

15 Apr 2019 4:30 PM

With 'thank you' message, school owner gets parcel bomb in gift box

The bomb, made with gelatin sticks and a detonator switch and packed in a gift box, was delivered by a courier to the school owner.

17 Oct 2018 8:55 PM

Gujarat: Man kidnapped by Facebook friend, accomplices

Five persons including a woman were arrested by Rajkot police in Gujarat on Sunday for kidnapping the man for ransom.

14 Oct 2018 6:46 PM


11 lions found dead in Gir forest, Gujarat govt orders probe

All the dead lions were found in Gir (east) division, mainly from Dalkhaniya range in the last few days, an official said.

21 Sep 2018 10:47 AM

Glenn Maxwell failed to report secret drunk episode to BCCI in IPL 2017

Maxwell has stayed mum on one particular incident which almost put his life in danger.

25 Jul 2018 2:22 PM

Mumbai bound Jet Airways flight suffers bird hit, returns to Rajkot airport

After the hit, the flight returned to the airport and was grounded as it needs repair work before it takes off again.

30 Jun 2018 5:09 PM

Video: Driver loses control rams car into petrol dispenser, autorickshaw in Rajkot

The video showed the car first knocked down the petrol dispenser and then rammed into the vehicle.

13 Jun 2018 7:21 PM

Farmers' agitations witnessed in state a 'political stunt' of opposition: Rupani

The state govt always takes care of farmers, pays attention to their problems and constantly makes efforts to address them, Rupani said.

11 Jun 2018 4:32 PM


Dalit man tied up, beaten to death in Gujarat; 5 arrested

Vadgam MLA Jignesh Mevani tweeted the disturbing video and spoke against the brutal attack.

21 May 2018 12:43 PM

Woman sarpanch to undergo DNA test to prove third child not hers

According to the Panchayat Raj Act, a sarpanch is disqualified if he/she has more than two children.

15 Mar 2018 9:29 AM

Gujarat: Body of 3-yr-old girl found in Rajkot, cops suspect rape before murder

The victim's parents are tribals from Jhabua in Madhya Pradesh and worked in Rajkot as contract laborers.

11 Feb 2018 8:53 PM

‘Fed up’ with her illness, Guj professor pushes mother off terrace; held

Initially, the Nathwani family had claimed that Jayashreeben fell off the terrace after losing her balance.

05 Jan 2018 12:40 PM

Ex-PM Manmohan Singh attacks slowdown, demonetisation

Singh criticised demonetisation and alleged that the PM has “betrayed” the trust of people.

08 Dec 2017 2:04 AM


Manmohan Singh charges Modi with 'betraying' Gujaratis

Manmohan Singh says, 'We must demand the government to release all the documents related to demonetisation in public domain for scrutiny.'

07 Dec 2017 4:46 PM

Modi accuses Cong of dividing society, says party smacks of corruption, communalism

The two-phase Gujarat assembly elections will take place on December 9 and 14, while the results will be out on December 18.

03 Dec 2017 3:27 PM

Scuffle outside Gujarat CM's residence injures 1; 3 Cong workers detained

The fight broke over the issue of tearing of posters and the brother of a Congress candidate was injured, the police said.

03 Dec 2017 9:41 AM

I did sell tea but not the nation: Modi tears into Congress in Gujarat

The Prime Minister 'requested' the grand old party to 'not mock the poor and my poor origins'.

27 Nov 2017 3:57 PM

Gujarat Assembly Polls: CM Vijay Rupani files nomination

Rupani was accompanied by local leaders of the BJP and Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, while filing his nomination for Rajkot West.

20 Nov 2017 4:29 PM