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Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani tests positive for coronavirus, admitted to Ahmedabad hospital

India | Feb 15, 2021, 01:35 PM IST

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani has tested positive for coronavirus. He has been admitted to a hospital in Ahmedabad.

Video: Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani faints while speaking at a

Video: Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani faints on stage during rally in Vadodara

India | Feb 14, 2021, 09:12 PM IST

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Sunday fainted during a public rally in Vadodara. In a video, the veteran can be seen collapsing on stage as he was addressing the event. 

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Two dead after explosion in underground gas pipeline in Gandhinagar

India | Dec 22, 2020, 10:47 PM IST

At least two people were killed, while four others were injured in an explosion in Gujarat on Tuesday. According to the details, the blast was reported in a gas pipeline, in Gandhinagar at nearly 7 am today.

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Ex-Gujarat minister arrested day after video of huge crowd at his granddaughter's wedding went viral

India | Dec 02, 2020, 06:40 PM IST

Former Minister Kanti Gamit, however, admitted that it was mistake on his part to allow such a large gathering at the function.

People without mask will have to do community service at covid care centre, says Gujarat HC

People without mask will have to do community service at covid care centre, rules Gujarat HC

India | Dec 02, 2020, 01:29 PM IST

The Gujarat High court on Wednesday directed the state government to ensure those who found without wearing masks be compulsorily sent to COVID-19 care centres for community service.

Lion hunts down cow at Gujarat's Gir

Lion hunts down cow at Gujarat's Gir | Watch video

India | Oct 16, 2020, 12:57 PM IST

A video of an Asiatic lion from Gir forest has emerged where it can be seen hunting down a cow, which was kept as a bait for the lion.

'These women have become an inspiration for all of us': Smriti Irani hails milkwomen of Banas Dairy

'These women have become an inspiration for all of us': Smriti Irani hails milkwomen of Banas Dairy

India | Aug 30, 2020, 03:17 PM IST

Union Minister Smriti Irani on Saturday applauded the hard work of the milk women of Gujarat's Banas Dairy who have become the top earners in the previous financial year.

Dragon Fruit being cultivated in Gujarat's Kutch. PM Modi

Story of change: How farmers turn the tide to grow Dragon fruit in Kutch, Gujarat

Good News | Jul 27, 2020, 03:00 PM IST

In a boost for Atmanirbhar Bharat, farmers in Gujarat's Kutch are cultivating vitamin-rich Dragon fruit, an exotic fruit that originally belongs to South America and is also cultivated hugely in South East Asia, Taiwan, Australia, tropical and sub-tropical regions. Now, over 150 farmers in Gujarat's Kutch are cultivating this fruit in approx 700-800 acres of land.

Acharya Purushottampriyadasji Swamishree Maharaj dies, coronavirus

Acharya Swamishree Maharaj, revered guru of Swaminarayan Gadi, dies of coronavirus

India | Jul 16, 2020, 03:05 PM IST

Acharya Shree Purushottampriyadasji Swamishree Maharaj, who was positive for coronavirus, has succumbed after falling ill to the infectious disease in Surat, Gujarat.

Youths hold birthday celebration, disobeys all COVID-19 guidelines | WATCH

Youths hold birthday celebration, disobey all COVID-19 guidelines | WATCH

India | Jul 11, 2020, 01:25 PM IST

A bunch of youngsters held a birthday celebration throwing all the coronavirus guidelines to the wind. The incident took place in Mahisagar district's Virpur. 

Monsoon LIVE: Heavy downpour in Gujarat; IMD forecasts more rainfall in next 48 hours

Monsoon LIVE: Heavy downpour in Gujarat; IMD forecasts more rainfall in next 48 hours

India | Jul 08, 2020, 10:05 AM IST

Monsoon season is well and truly upon us and parts of western India are already starting to feel both the goods and the bads of the changing weather. After spells of heavy rainfall in Mumbai and other parts of Maharashtra the focus has now shifted to Gujarat. Heavy rainfall has lashed parts of the state and Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted that more is yet to come. 

Massive fire breaks out at GIDC factory in Ahmedabad; 25 fire tenders reach spot

Massive fire breaks out at GIDC factory in Ahmedabad; fire-fighting Ops underway

India | Jun 24, 2020, 12:38 PM IST

A massive fire has broken out in a Gujarat Industrial Development Corporation (GIDC) factory in Ahmedabad. As per reports, 25 fire tenders are present at the spot and fire fighting operation is underway.

No Rath Yatra in Ahmedabad this year, orders Gujarat High Court

No Rath Yatra in Ahmedabad this year, orders Gujarat High Court

India | Jun 23, 2020, 07:42 AM IST

In a hearing past 2 am, the Gujarat High Court on Tuesday rejected all applications that challenged the stay on Rath Yatra in Ahmedabad. In light of the rising coronavirus cases, the High Court ordered that there will no Rath Yatra in Ahmedabad this year and the procession will be limited to the Jagannath Mandir Campus only. 

Rajya Sabha Polls: BJP and Congress to lock horns in Modi's home state, check out the number game

Rajya Sabha Polls: BJP and Congress to lock horns in Gujarat on Friday, check out the number game

India | Jun 18, 2020, 11:06 PM IST

The race for Rajya Sabha seats has come to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state Gujarat. On Friday, Congress and BJP will lock horns to secure as many seats of Rajya Sabha as possible. 4 Rajya Sabha seats are up for grabs. This should have been a regular affair but as 5 candidates are contesting for 4 seats. Things have become interesting.

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Gujarat HC voids 2017 election win of cabinet minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama citing malpractice

Politics | May 12, 2020, 01:51 PM IST

In a major setback for senior cabinet minister in the Gujarat government Bhupendrasinh Chudasama, the Gujarat High Court has termed his victory in 2017 Gujarat assembly elections as void on the basis of malpractice and manipulation.

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Ahmedabad says no to cash on delivery to stop spread of COVID-19

India | May 11, 2020, 03:57 PM IST

Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation has made it mandatory to accept digital mode of payments through Unified Payment Interface (UPI) and other platforms. Following this new order, Cash on Delivery (COD) will not be permissible from May 15 making it mandatory for home delivery payments to be cashless.

Stone-pelting at police personnel in Ahmedabad's Shahpur

Stone-pelting at police personnel in Ahmedabad's Shahpur

India | May 08, 2020, 08:09 PM IST

A police team was attacked in Gujarat capital Ahmedabad Friday evening as they guided people on following lockdown rules and social distancing norms strictly. The incident took place in Shahpur area of Ahmedabad. The police team resorted to the use of tear-gas shells to disperse the people.

Amul on Wednesday has launched 'Haldi Doodh', amid

Amul introduces golden drink 'Haldi Doodh' at Rs 30

Business | Apr 29, 2020, 08:14 AM IST

Amul, India's largest food company on Wednesday launched 'Amul Haldi Doodh', amid coronavirus pandemic. Haldi Doodh is known for its antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties.

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8 lakh coronavirus cases in Ahmedabad by May 31 if current trend continues: Municipal Commissioner

India | Apr 24, 2020, 06:13 PM IST

Ahmedabad Municipal Commissioner Vijay Nehra on Friday raised concerns on the coronavirus outbreak in the state saying that COVID-19 positive cases are doubling every 4 days in the city.

Gujarat: Curfew lifted in Ahmedabad, Surat, Rajkot; lockdown to continue

Gujarat: Curfew lifted in Ahmedabad, Surat, Rajkot; lockdown to continue

India | Apr 24, 2020, 09:00 AM IST

Curfew has been lifted in several districts of Gujarat including Ahmedabad, Surat and Rajkot which have seen growing number of COVID-19 cases in recent weeks. Lockdown norms in these areas will, however, prevail as normal till May 3. During curfew in these areas of the state heavy restrictions were imposed on coming out of the houses. Shops would open only for a few hours.