Category Articles: Events

Nita and Mukesh Ambani celebrate their son’s wedding with the protectors of the nation

March 12, 2019
Nita and Mukesh Ambani celebrate their son’s wedding with the protectors of the nation

Mumbai: As an expression of gratitude and respect for the people who make the city and nation safe, and to seek their blessings for their son Akash’s wedding with Shloka, Nita and Mukesh Ambani today celebrated with thousands of members of Army, Navy, Paramilitary Forces, Mumbai Police, Railway Protection Force and their families. The highlight of the celebrations was a special Musical Fountain show called Ananta Prem at the Dhirubhai Ambani Square which is conceptualised by Nita Ambani se...Read More

Foreign, local artists paint Central Bus station wall in Vadodara

February 05, 2019

Vadodara: As many as 29 artists from across India and the world painted the wall of Vadodara central bus station here as part of the Global Art Festival. The artists were from U.K., U.S.A., Germany, Canada, Italy, Spain, Mexico, Japan, Turkey, Belgium, Rwanda, Uganda, Argentina, Chile and other countries. They were joined by M.S. University Fine Arts faculty ex--students. Around 500 square ft wall was painted with colors in four hours span by artists. The artists who earlier participated in ...Read More

AMC extends last date of flower show to January 31

January 21, 2019
AMC extends last date of flower show to January 31

Ahmedabad: Amdavad Municipal Corporation(AMC) has extended the last date of annual flower show at Sabarmati Riverfront. The flower show was scheduled to conclude on January 22, however as per a fresh decision, the event will continue till January 31st. While on week days the entry fee will be Rs. 10 per person, on Week-end a single ticket will cost Rs. 50 as per fresh decision. It's worth noting that yesterday, AMC had to issue an appeal to citizens to avoid visiting flower show due to heavy rus...Read More

Exhibition on Futuristic Technologies at Science City for Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2019

December 13, 2018

 Gandhinagar: Ahead of the upcoming Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2019, preparations are in full swing at Science City in Ahmedabad to put on a display a mega-exhibition of Futuristic Technologies as well as an exhibition on Space. Starting from the 17th of January, Science City in Ahmedabad will hold an exhibition on Futuristic technologies that have real world commercial applications.The exhibition will provide a glimpse of the advanced technologies that were once considered the stuff...Read More

2nd edition of ‘The Raw Collaborative’ interior design show to showcase curated work of 60 designers in Ahmedabad

November 29, 2018
2nd edition of ‘The Raw Collaborative’ interior design show to showcase curated work of 60 designers in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad: The trend of purchasing furniture for entire house/commercial project from China and Malaysia is not new in high-society of Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Surat and rest of Gujarat and India. Concerned about this, city based designer Tanvi Karia joined by like-minded people from design fraternity is organizing 'The Raw Collaborative' for last two years in Ahmedabad. The latest edition of this design show is going to take place during 30th November and 2nd December at ATMA house on Ashram Road. ...Read More

3rd International Buddhist Conference to highlight ancient Buddha’s relics in Gujarat

November 22, 2018
3rd International Buddhist Conference to highlight ancient Buddha’s relics in Gujarat

Vadodara: To mark the 55th Anniversary of the discoveries of Buddha relics from Dev Ni Mori village in North Gujarat, the 3rd edition of the International Buddhist Conference or the Bodhi Saptah will be held on 25th November 2018 in Vadodara. The President of Sanghaya Foundation Phra. Ven Prasheel Ratna Gautam, which is organizing the conference speaking at a Press Briefing in Ahmedabad, said that the the reason for holding the 3rd Conference in the city of Vadodara was due to the fact that M...Read More

Tana Riri festival 2018 to be held on 17-18 November at Vadnagar; Asha Bhosle to be awarded

November 12, 2018
Tana Riri festival 2018 to be held on 17-18 November at Vadnagar; Asha Bhosle to be awarded

Mahesana: The Government of Gujarat will hold two-day Tana Riri festival on 17-18 November at Vadnagar at 7.30 pm. The festival was initiated by son of soil Narendra Modi as Chief Minister of Gujarat in memory of Tana and Riri, two sisters from Nagar community. Tana Riri festival os celebrated ever year during 17-18 November. On this occasion, Tana Riri Sanman award for year 2017 and 2018 will also be presented. The award include Rs 5 lakh cash, shawl and tamra patra. The award was constitut...Read More

Amitabh Bachchan likely to be in Vadodara on November 20

November 02, 2018
Amitabh Bachchan likely to be in Vadodara on November 20

Vadodara: Leading Hindi movie actor Amitabh Bachchan is likely to be in Vadodara on November 20 to receive Sayaji Ratna award of Baroda Management Association(BMA). This award has been earlier conferred to Infosys founder Narayan Murthy and Tata Group head Ratan Tata. Maharaja Samarjitsinh Gaikwad, Sun Farma MD Dilip Sanghvi, HDFC chairman Dipak Parekh, IPCL former chairman Hasmukh Shah, ONGC chairman Shashi Shankar, AIMA president Harshwardhan Neotia were in jury of this award. Price Wate...Read More

2018 edition of Abir First Take art show kicks off; artworks of 111 budding artists from 40 cities on display

October 27, 2018
2018 edition of Abir First Take art show kicks off; artworks of 111 budding artists from 40 cities on display

Ahmedabad:Over the last 3 years, Abir’s annual show ‘First Take’ has become synonymous with an art contest to watch out for among the budding artists from all quarters of the country. Keeping up with the rising popularity among art connoisseurs, artists and patrons, Abir First Take 2018 opened its doors at L&P Hutheesing Visual Art Centre as it showcased 111 par excellence artworks shortlisted from 1922 entries. Unlike last two years where there were only 5 winners, this year Abir has ...Read More

British High Commission to host “Young Thinkers’ Conference” in Ahmedabad

September 06, 2018
British High Commission to host “Young Thinkers’ Conference” in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad: The British High Commission will for the first time hold its flagship foreign and security policy conference in Ahmedabad. The conference is titled as Young Thinkers’ Conference (YTC). The conference will structure around three riveting panel discussions, covering thematic topics like ‘Making Smart & Sustainable Cities & Future of Clean-Tech in Cities’, ‘Creating a Gender Equal Society’, and ‘Youth Voices in Politics’. Already well-established in Delhi, where it ...Read More