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Gujarat: State in India
Gujarat is a state in Western India and Northwest India, a coastline of 1,600 km (990 mi) – most of which lies on the Kathiawar peninsula – and a population in excess of 60 million. It is the sixth largest Indian state by area and the ninth largest state by population. Gujarat is bordered by Rajasthan to the northeast, Daman and Diu to the south, Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Maharashtra to the southeast, Madhya Pradesh to the east, and the Arabian Sea and the Pakistani province of Sindh to the west. Its capital city is Gandhinagar, while its largest city is Ahmedabad. The Gujarati-speaking people of India are indigenous to the state. The economy of Gujarat is the third-largest state economy in India with 14.96 lakh crore (US$210 billion) in gross domestic product and a per capita GDP of 157,000 (US$2,200).


Gujarat: Fake job racket busted, two booked

The accused have been identified as one Dipanshu Jadhav, 23
DNA - Published

Gujarat: FMCG distributors demand pension

As of now there is only one company that offers 0.25 per cent as pension for the total turnover that a distributor contributes for the company's products.
DNA - Published

Gujarat: Farmers to block roads if irrigation water not provided

Shetrunji dam in Palitana taluka supplies irrigation water to farmers of Mahuva, Talaja, Palitana and Ghogha talukas.
DNA - Published

Gujarat: FMCG's distributors cry foul over cheaper rates at supermarkets

Explaining how the supermarkets are able to give deep discounts, Parikh says that a product that costs Rs 10 is sold to the distributor for Rs 8.68, while the retailer gets it at Rs 9.09
DNA - Published

Five Indians among 50 killed in terror attack at New Zealand's Christchurch; victims hailed from Gujarat, Telangana, Kerala

At least five Indians, including three from Gujarat have died in Friday's terror attacks in New Zealand's Christchurch, the Indian High Commission in New Zealand said on Sunday.
Firstpost - Published

New Zealand shoot-out: 3 deceased from Gujarat, 2 missing

One person each from A'bad, Bharuch and Navsari among those killed
DNA - Published

Day after mosque tragedy, India looks for its citizens

9 PIO, including 5 from Gujarat, dead or missing in NZ
DNA - Published

7 from India killed in mosque massacre in New Zealand, say families

Four Indians — one from Hyderabad, a woman from Kerala and two from Gujarat—were among those killed in the Christchurch terror attack in New Zealand on Saturday, their families confirmed to TOI on..
IndiaTimes - Published

Is it end of the road for Yatra man?

The Gandhinagar Lok Sabha seat has almost become synonymous with L K Advani. First-time voters were not even born when he won it for the first time. In all of the six general elections he has won from..
IndiaTimes - Published

Kenya warns against falling bilateral trade

A delegation of Ahmedabad Management Association (AMA), led by AMA president Rajiv Mehta, will visit Kenya and Tanzania between April 14 and April 21 to give a boost to Gujarat's trade and investment..
DNA - Published

53 more swine flu cases, one death reported in Gujarat

Gujarat has reported the second highest number of swine flu cases in the country this year
DNA - Published

Gujarat govt to announce RTE admission process next week

The state government has been receiving a lot of flak from various stakeholders to delay in the process year after year, which many years ago was not the case.
DNA - Published

Gujarat: Support innovators, President Ram Nath Kovind asks entrepreneurs

The president Ram Nath Kovind on Friday advocated for support from entrepreneurs to innovators. He was addressing at an event 'FINE 2019', the Festival of Innovation and Entrepreneurship held at Gram..
DNA - Published

Gujarat: Tiger pug marks turns out to leopard's

HOPES DASHED: Forest officials confirm no other tiger in Gujarat
DNA - Published

Gujarat: 50-year-old woman accuses 'lover' of raping her

As per allegation, her lover took video of her and blackmailed her.
DNA - Published

Gujarat: App to help fishermen document their mercy for whale shark

It Will help pinpoint GPS location where the mammal was set free
DNA - Published

Gujarat: Teachers defer boycotting exam answer sheets

The association had warned the state government on Wednesday for not addressing their concern.
DNA - Published

By-elections to three more assembly seats on April 23 in Gujarat

Earlier, the Commission had announced that by-polls to Unjha and Talala assembly seats, which fell vacant due to resignation of Asha Patel and disqualification of Bhaga Barad respectively, would take..
DNA - Published

Gujarat witnesses less interest for new engg, pharmacy colleges in 2019-20

As per All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), it has received a total of 228 applications for engineering colleges and 891 applications for pharmacy colleges from across the country.
DNA - Published

Gujarat: Traders to make bonfire of Chinese goods on Holi

CAIT, other business bodies say it to China's support to Masood Azhar
DNA - Published

Indian police detain 10 teens for playing 'violent' PUBG

Police in the western Indian state of Gujarat detained 10 teenagers for breaking a newly announced ban on playing videogame "PUBG," the forerunner of global smash "Fortnite," officials said on..
Reuters - Published

'Karachi halwa' in India to 'Bengali samosa' in Pakistan: How Indo-Pak history is inseparable

Gujarat in India, Gujrat in Pakistan; Hyderabad here and also there; Delhi Gate in Lahore and Lahori Gate in Patiala. Then there is the favourite sweetmeat of many Indians, the Karachi halwa, while the..
DNA - Published

Gujarat: Car ferrying board papers meets with accident

The accident took place near Shankus water park in Mehsana when an Eco car GJ 2 BD 2430 collided with another vehicle leaving three in the car injured.
DNA - Published

Gujarat prisons to have psychological cells to help inmates

After success of the pilot project at Sabarmati jail, It will be established in Surat, Vadodara & Rajkot
DNA - Published

Gujarat: 'Bhayanak' tea stall near crematorium seeks to bury ghosts of fear

Every name on the stall's menu is associated with cremation, death or ghosts
DNA - Published

Gujarat: Traders make own wishlist, demand level playing field

Federation of All India Vyapar Mandal has prepared a wishlist, which it will present to all political parties.
DNA - Published

Gujarat: I-T teams to curb money power in Lok Sabha Elections

Special arrangements have been made at airports to keep a watch on the transport of gold and other bullion.
DNA - Published

Liquor worth Rs 1cr seized in Gujarat since poll announcement

Out of 56,000 license weapons, 10,000 surrendered before authorities so far
DNA - Published

Drug regulator cracks whip on 45 units illegally making med devices

The facilities are based in Delhi, UP, Maharashtra and Gujarat, official sources said.
IndiaTimes - Published

Naroda Patiya case: SC asks Gujarat govt to file affidavit convict's bail plea

The SC on Wednesday asked the Gujarat govt to file a detailed affidavit within two weeks in connection with the bail application of Prakash Rathod in the Naroda Patiya case
DNA - Published

Gujarat: 25-year-old man thrashed for urinating in public

The complaint was lodged by the victim identified as Sunil Ravat, a resident of Bapunagar area.
DNA - Published

Despite Supreme Court order, information commissioner posts remain vacant in Gujarat

Yet, Gujarat continues to operate with just two information commissioners even as eight other posts of information commissioners continue to remain vacant.
DNA - Published

Gujarat: Class 12 pupils find Economics paper lengthy

The Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board on Tuesday recorded a total of 36 copying cases with 22 cases of SSC and 14 cases of HSC.
DNA - Published

PM Narendra Modi exploiting national security, says CWC resolution

The meet, held in Gujarat after a gap of 58 years, also authorised Congress President Rahul Gandhi and top leadership to decide on alliances for polls.
DNA - Published

Gandhis sound poll bugle from Modi’s home turf

Following the Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting in Ahmedabad — 58 years after it was last held in Bhavnagar in Gujarat — the party leadership attacked Modi’s “politics of hatred” at a..
IndiaTimes - Published

At debut rally, Priyanka attacks government on PM Modi's home turf

Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Tuesday targeted the Modi government, adding she was saddened by what was happening in the country. Priyanka said the Modi government did not fulfil its..
IndiaTimes - Published

Congress to discuss key poll issues at CWC meeting in Gujarat

IndiaTimes - Published

Gujarat origin family die in Ethiopian plane crash

The deceased have been identified as Prerit Dixit, his wife Kosha, daughters Aashka and Anushka along with Kosha's parents Panna Vaidya and mother Hansiniben.
DNA - Published

Gujarat: Businessmen told to be cautious while transporting cash

Move is hurting business activities as a lot of them are still carried out in cash
DNA - Published

Court seeks Teesta Setalavad's reply to Gujarat government plea against her bail

IndiaTimes - Published

Gujarat: Woman hangs self over hubby, in-laws' torture

The deceased, Nikita Dave, was married to one Sajid Sheikh, a resident of Juhapura
DNA - Published

Gujarat: DPIL promoter Amit Bhatnagar gets interim bail

Bhatnagar had sought the interim bail on the grounds that he needed the time to file Income Tax returns.
DNA - Published

CWC in Gujarat meet to come out with chargesheet against Modi govt

The meet plans to take the fight to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, by organising CWC meeting in his home state where he was the chief minister between 2001 and 2014.
DNA - Published

Gujarat: Day after quitting ex-Congress MLA Parsottam Sabariya enters saffron fold

Parsottam Sabariya had quit as MLA on Saturday and joined the saffron party on Monday morning in presence of party chief Jitu Vaghani at Gujarat BJP headquarter Shri Kamalam.
DNA - Published

More Congress MLAs in Gujarat may defect to BJP soon

One of the names that have come up is that of Limbdi MLA Somabhai Patel
DNA - Published

Gujarat: 76-year-old doctor threatened by 3 to evacuate his clinic

As per police, the complaint was lodged by victim Mahendra Belani, a resident of Chandkheda.
DNA - Published

Gujarat: Congress turncoat Jawahar Chavda gets tourism department

Chavda, who holds considerable sway in the Ahir community had resigned from the Manavadar Assembly seat in Junagadh to join the ruling party.
DNA - Published

Gujarat: Congress seeks withdrawal of MLA disqualification order

Congress also alleged that leaders of BJP had pressurised the speaker of Gujarat legislative assembly to disqualify Barad, an MLA from Talala in Junagadh.
DNA - Published

4.47 crores voters from Gujarat to cast vote on April 23

Voter Helpline app has been launched to act as a single point of service
DNA - Published

Gujarat BJP's 'Special 26' hunt to axe several current MPs

The party will now host screening exercises to decide on its candidates
DNA - Published

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