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Ahmedabad: Metropolis in Gujarat, India
Ahmedabad is the largest city and former capital of the Indian state of Gujarat. It is the administrative headquarters of the Ahmedabad district and the seat of the Gujarat High Court. Ahmedabad's population of 5,633,927 makes it the fifth-most populous city in India, and the encompassing urban agglomeration population estimated at 6,357,693 is the seventh-most populous in India. Ahmedabad is located on the banks of the Sabarmati River, 23 km (14 mi) from the state capital Gandhinagar, which is its twin city.

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IAF's ALH Dhruv makes precautionary landing in Gujarat's Kevadia [Video]

IAF's ALH Dhruv makes precautionary landing in Gujarat's Kevadia

An Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) Dhruv of the Indian Air Force (IAF) on routine training sortie carried out a precautionary landing 30 km short of Ahmedabad while returning from Kevadia on March 06...

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Cricket fans rejoice India's victory against England outside Narendra Modi Stadium [Video]

Cricket fans rejoice India's victory against England outside Narendra Modi Stadium

The Indian cricket team won the fourth test match against England by an innings and 25 runs. They won the series by 3-1 on March 06 in Gujarat's Ahmedabad. Cricket fans were seen enjoying and rejoicing..

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Virat Kohli: England's defeat down to 'bizarre' display of batting, not pitch [Video]

Virat Kohli: England's defeat down to 'bizarre' display of batting, not pitch

India captain Virat Kohli has reacted angrily to ongoing debates around the pitch in Ahmedabad, blaming England’s two-day defeat in the third Test solely on “a bizarre display of batting”.Kohli..

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Bumrah released from final test against England | States ‘personal reasons’ | Oneindia News [Video]

Bumrah released from final test against England | States ‘personal reasons’ | Oneindia News

Indian pacer Jasprit Bumbrah has been released from India's squad for the fourth and final Test against England in Ahmedabad, because of personal reasons. The five day final test of the England tour of..

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It's a 'dharam sankat': FM Sitharaman on reducing fuel prices [Video]

It's a 'dharam sankat': FM Sitharaman on reducing fuel prices

"I won't be able to say 'when' it is a 'dharam sankat,' said Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman when asked about reducing fuel prices during an event in Ahmedabad on February 25. Nirmala Sitharaman..

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Ahmedabad to be ready to host international sporting events: Amit Shah [Video]

Ahmedabad to be ready to host international sporting events: Amit Shah

On inauguration day of Narendra Modi Stadium, Union Home Minister Amit Shah said, "Coupled with Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Sports Enclave and Narendra Modi Stadium in Motera, a sports complex will also..

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Ahmedabad turning out to be sports city of the country: Kiren Rijiju [Video]

Ahmedabad turning out to be sports city of the country: Kiren Rijiju

On inauguration day of Motera stadium, Union Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju said, "Not just for cricket but it's a proud moment for India. I am extremely happy today. Besides being the largest cricket..

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Motera stadium is Narendra Modi Stadium now | Oneindia News [Video]

Motera stadium is Narendra Modi Stadium now | Oneindia News

The world's largest cricket stadium Ahmedabad's Motera stadium has now been renamed as Narendra Modi stadium after India's Prime Minister and former Chief Minister of the state of Gujarat. Watch the..

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President Kovind performs'bhumi pujan' at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Sports Enclave [Video]

President Kovind performs'bhumi pujan' at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Sports Enclave

President Ram Nath Kovind and first lady Savita Kovind performed 'bhumi pujan' at Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Sports Enclave in Ahmedabad's Motera. Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Sports Minister Kiren..

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World's largest cricket stadium ready for formal inauguration [Video]

World's largest cricket stadium ready for formal inauguration

Sardar Patel Stadium to be formally inaugurated by President Kovind today (February 24) in Ahmedabad. Pink-ball Test match between India and England will begin today. Donald Trump, the then President..

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Motera stadium: Game returns to world's largest cricket stadium | Oneindia News [Video]

Motera stadium: Game returns to world's largest cricket stadium | Oneindia News

The world's largest cricket stadium in Ahmedabad is set to host the third Test match in the ongoing series between India and England. Motera stadium, also known as Sardar Patel stadium, is a sprawling..

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Gujarat local body polls: Counting of votes begins [Video]

Gujarat local body polls: Counting of votes begins

The counting of votes polled in elections to six municipal corporations of Gujarat began on February 23. Counting of votes for Gujarat local body polls is taking place at a polling centre in Vadodara...

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Gujarat local body polls: Groom pushes wedding to cast vote, watch| Oneindia News [Video]

Gujarat local body polls: Groom pushes wedding to cast vote, watch| Oneindia News

A groom in Ahmedabad pushed his wedding to cast vote in local body elections in Ahmedabad. He reached at the polling booth along with ‘baratis’. The voting for local body elections is scheduled to..

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Watch: Amit Shah casts his vote in Ahmedabad for Gujarat civic polls [Video]

Watch: Amit Shah casts his vote in Ahmedabad for Gujarat civic polls

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday cast his vote at a polling booth here for election to the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation and expressed confidence that the BJP will win the civic polls in..

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Voting for local body polls underway in Gujarat [Video]

Voting for local body polls underway in Gujarat

The voting for local body elections is underway in Gujarat on February 21. The locals came at Mirambika School polling station in Naranpura area of Gujarat's Ahmedabad to cast their votes. Security..

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PM Modi reaches Kevadia for military commanders conference

After landing at Ahmedabad airport, Modi left for Kevadia, which is around 200 km from the state capital. At Ahmedabad airport, the prime minister was received by Gujarat Governor Acharya Devvrat,..
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India v England: Axar Patel and Ravichandran Ashwin seal series for hosts

England's series defeat in India is sealed with one final, abject batting collapse on the third day of the fourth Test in Ahmedabad.
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India v England: Rishabh Pant ton defies Ben Stokes-led fightback

Rishabh Pant's dazzling century ensures India repel a Ben Stokes-led England fightback on a compelling second day of the final Test in Ahmedabad.
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India v England: Hosts on top in final Test in Ahmedabad

England's batsmen once again fail to deliver on the first day of the final Test against India in Ahmedabad.
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In this category, Surat came second, followed by Bhopal, Pimpri Chinchawad, Pune, Ahmedabad, Raipur, Greater Mumbai, Visakhapatnam and Vadodara.
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Indian flight makes emergency landing in Karachi after passenger suffers cardiac arrest

Indigo Flight 6E1412 was coming from Sharjah and was bound for Lucknow. The plane was at the Karachi airport for 2 hours before leaving for Ahmedabad.
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Ahmedabad-Vadodara section of NH-48 rated best NH in first ever ranking carried out by NHAI


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India v England: Was the Ahmedabad pitch that bad?

After England's two-day humbling by India in Ahmedabad, BBC Sport weighs up the arguments and considers what might happen next.
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India v England: Joe Root says tourists 'misread' conditions in Ahmedabad

England captain Joe Root expected seam to be a "threatening option" before spinners dominated the two-day defeat by India.
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'Narendra Modi' stadium: When BJP did a Congress

The renaming of the world’s largest cricket stadium in Ahmedabad after Prime Minister Narendra Modi and its inauguration by President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday have come in for widespread..
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India v England: Hosts win astonishing third Test in two days

England succumb to a 10-wicket defeat against India inside two days of an astonishing third Test in Ahmedabad.
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India v England: Michael Vaughan says tourists 'batted like rabbits in headlights'

England's batsmen played "like rabbits in headlights" on the first day of the third Test against India in Ahmedabad, says former captain Michael Vaughan.
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India v England: Axar Patel takes 6-38 as tourists fold for 112

England are bowled out for 112 before India reach 99-3 on the first day of the third Test in Ahmedabad.
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Hardik Patel slams renaming of world's largest cricket stadium, calls it an insult to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel

Congress leader Hardik Patel on Wednesday slammed the Central Government for renaming the world's largest Ahmedabad-based Sardar Patel Cricket Stadium after Narendra Modi, calling it an insult to..
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Gujarat municipal elections 2021: Six cities go to polls, Amit Shah to cast his vote in Ahmedabad

Union Home Minister Amit Shah will be in Gujarat today to cast his vote in the municipal corporation election in Ahmedabad, the BJP said.
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India v England: How England can bounce back to win Test series

Pink balls, rotation and spinners - how England can win India Test series in Ahmedabad after being pegged back to 1-1 in Chennai.
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Sam Curran: England all-rounder will not rejoin England Test squad in India because of flight issues

All-rounder Sam Curran will not rejoin England's Test squad for the fourth test against India as planned because of the "logistical challenge" in getting him to Ahmedabad.
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PM's niece seeks BJP ticket to contest Ahmedabad civic polls

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's niece Sonal Modi has sought a ticket from the ruling BJP in Gujarat to fight the upcoming civic body polls in Ahmedabad city. Talking to reporters on Tuesday, Sonal Modi..
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India v England: Ben Stokes and Jofra Archer return to Joe Root's squad for first two Tests in Ahmedabad

All-rounder Ben Stokes and fast bowler Jofra Archer return to the England squad for the first two Tests of the tour of India.
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Work underway on over 1,000 km metro network in 27 cities: PM Modi

"Before 2014, only 225 km of metro line became operational in 10-12 yrs. In the last six years, over 450 km of metro network became operational," Modi said. The Ahmedabad and Surat metro projects are..
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi performs Bhoomi Poojan of Ahmedabad, Surat Metro: Highlights

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday performed the 'bhoomi poojan' of Ahmedabad Metro rail project phase-II and Surat Metro rail project via video conferencing. The two Metro projects will provide an..
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PM Modi to perform ground-breaking ceremony for Ahmedabad, Surat metro rail projects today

The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) said the metro projects will provide an environment-friendly mass rapid transit system to the two cities in Gujarat.
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'Mysterious' monolith which appeared in Ahmedabad park goes missing, leaves visitors upset

The shinny metal sheets forming the three-sided structure at the Symphony Forest Park in Thaltej was a major source of attraction for the visitors.
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India's first 'mysterious' Monolith turns up in Ahmedabad park

The structure created a buzz among the residents and many visited with their friends to click their selfies with the monolith before it disappeared.
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Railways doesn't rule out first phase of bullet train in Gujarat

Indian Railways on Saturday did not rule out the possibility of commencing the operation of the Ahmedabad-Mumbai Bullet Train between Ahmedabad to Vapi in Gujarat in the first phase, if land..
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Bullet train to run in two phases if land acquisition issue persists: Railway Board

The 508 km long high-speed rail service is going to run between Mumbai and Ahmedabad and it has 2024 as its target year of completion.
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Bharat Bandh: Protesters block three highways in Gujarat

A highway connecting Ahmedabad to Viramgam was blocked near Sanand by protesters from the Congress party who placed burning tyres on roads, causing a traffic jam.
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Govt calls all-party meet to discuss Covid-19 situation

The meeting assumes significance as it is being held after PM Modi's visit to pharmaceutical companies in Ahmedabad, Hyderabad and Pune to review coronavirus vaccine development work there.
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PM Modi visits vaccine plants in 3 cities, reviews progress

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PM Modi reviews vaccine work in Ahmedabad, Hyderabad and Pune


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PM Modi concludes Zydus Biotech Park visit, next stop Bharat Biotech facility in Hyderabad

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday concluded his visit to Zydus Biotech Park in Ahmedabad after reviewing the development of Covid-19 vaccine candidate ZyCOV-D.
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Gujarat: PM Modi reviews vaccine development at Zydus Cadila facility

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday began his three-city visit to review coronavirus vaccine development work by going to pharma major Zydus Cadila's manufacturing facility near Ahmedabad. After..
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Vaccine tour: PM Modi arrives at Zydus Biotech Park near Ahmedabad to review COVID vaccine progress

After inspecting the progress at Zydus Biotech Park, PM Modi will also visit Serum Institute of India in Pune and Bharat Biotech in Hyderabad.
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PM Modi reaches Ahmedabad to review coronavirus vaccine development

Prime Minister Narendra Modi landed here on Saturday as part of his three-city visit to ireview coronavirus vaccine development work at facilities there, an official said. From the airport, Modi..
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PM Modi to review COVID-19 vaccine development on his visit to three facilities

PM Narendra Modi will visit facilities in Ahmedabad, Pune and Hyderabad tomorrow to review COVID-19 vaccine development work and discuss distribution.
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Rs 24,000 crore bullet train contract creates record

The National High Speed Rail Corporation (NHSRCL) on Thursday signed the country’s largest ever government-funded civil contract of Rs 24,000 crore for the Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train project with..
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PM to visit vaccine centres in 3 cities

While in Hyderabad, the PM will visit vaccine maker Bharat Biotech’s facilities, where work on the development of India’s first indigenous Covid-19 vaccine, Covaxin, is under way, he will drop in..
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Night curfew in Surat, Vadodara, Rajkot from today; here's what will remain open

In view of the complete curfew imposed in Ahmedabad city, Metro services in the city will remain suspended on November 21 and 22.
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Gujarat: Night curfew to be imposed in Ahmedabad amid spike in COVID-19 cases

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Delhi sees fastest Covid rise in Nov; Pune still worst-hit metro

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Amit Shah asks farmers in Ahmedabad to take up organic farming


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PM Modi takes maiden seaplane flight from Kevadia to Ahmedabad


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Gujarat: PM Modi inaugurates India's 1st seaplane service; all you need to know

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday, October 31, launched a seaplane service between the Statue of Unity near Kevadiya in Gujarat's Narmada district and Sabarmati Riverfront in Ahmedabad.
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 2-day visit to Gujarat from today, check full schedule

The Prime Minister will also unveil the seaplane service connecting the Statue of Unity in Kevadia with Sabarmati Riverfront in Ahmedabad.
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PM Modi to commemorate Sardar Patel's birth anniversary as National Unity Day on October 31

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Adani Group to take over operations of Ahmedabad, Lucknow & Mangaluru airports by Nov 7

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PM Modi to inaugurate first Seaplane service from Sabarmati Riverfront to Statue of Unity on October 31

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Railways invites first set of tenders for DPR of Delhi-Ahmedabad high speed corridor


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