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Gujarat: 10.5ft crocodile enters village, captured by forest officials

19 Aug 2019

Gujarat: 10.5ft crocodile enters village, captured by forest officials

Yesterday night, a 10.5 feet-long crocodile came out of the flooded Dhadhar river, and entered a house in a village in Gujarat, causing panic among locals.

Gujarat bans PUBG in schools 'due to adverse-effects on studies'

24 Jan 2019

Gujarat bans PUBG in schools 'due to adverse-effects on studies'

PUBG has taken the country by storm, but instances like a fitness trainer losing mental balance after playing the game has dealt a blow to its reputation.

Gujarat Government to start dedicated ambulance service for infants

03 Jun 2018

Gujarat Government to start dedicated ambulance service for infants

Gujarat Government has decided to launch a dedicated ambulance service to shift critically ill infants to better-equipped hospitals.

111 newborns dead at Adani-run hospital in 5-months; probe ordered

26 May 2018

111 newborns dead at Adani-run hospital in 5-months; probe ordered

The Gujarat Government has ordered an inquiry into the deaths of 111 newborns in five months at the Adani Education and Research Foundation-run GK General Hospital in Bhuj, Gujarat.

Gujarat ration shop owners launch indefinite strike over lower commission

03 Mar 2018

Gujarat ration shop owners launch indefinite strike over lower commission

Fair price shop owners in Gujarat have gone on an indefinite strike demanding a rise in commission from food-grain sales and a solution to technical glitches in the software controlling the state's Annapurna Yojana.

Gujarat: Private-school fees for higher-secondary science students raised to Rs.30,000

28 Feb 2018

Gujarat: Private-school fees for higher-secondary science students raised to Rs.30,000

The Gujarat Government raised the upper limit for fees for higher secondary students in the science stream in private schools to Rs. 30,000 per year from the earlier cap of Rs. 27,000.

SC raps Gujarat over delay in Asaram Bapu rape case

28 Aug 2017

SC raps Gujarat over delay in Asaram Bapu rape case

A few days after the conviction of Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh in a rape case, the SC questioned the Gujarat government over the slow pace of trial in a similar case involving Asaram Bapu.

Gujarat: 3.5 lakh students to get 'NAMO' tabs for Rs.1000

12 Aug 2017

Gujarat: 3.5 lakh students to get 'NAMO' tabs for Rs.1000

There is good news for Gujarati college students, the government will give tablets to 3.5 lakh students for Rs. 1,000 each.

BJP's Congress defection antics: EC demands response from Gujarat government

30 Jul 2017

BJP's Congress defection antics: EC demands response from Gujarat government

Amid ongoing political drama surrounding allegations on BJP weaning away Congress MLAs in the Gujarat Assembly, the Election Commission asked the Gujarat government to submit a report on the same.

Misappropriation of funds by Teesta Setalvad: Gujarat Govt. to SC

06 Jul 2017

Misappropriation of funds by Teesta Setalvad: Gujarat Govt. to SC

Gujarat Government's counsel on Wednesday accused noted social activist Teesta Setalvad for spending the money meant for Gujarat riots victims on liquor and her personal expenses.

Gujarat Govt to appeal against HC's EBC order

06 Aug 2016

Gujarat Govt to appeal against HC's EBC order

Gujarat High Court (HC) quashed a 10% quota for Economically Backward Classes (EBC) announced by the Gujarat Government.

Mass gathering of Dalits in Sabarmati, Ahmedabad

01 Aug 2016

Mass gathering of Dalits in Sabarmati, Ahmedabad

At a mass gathering of Dalits in Ahmedabad, family members of three Dalit youth killed due to police firing in September 2012 expressed their deep distress at the denial of justice.