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Jamnagar BJP Councillor reaches Ass. Commissioner’s office with stick in hand, creates ruckus, video goes viral

June 15, 2019

Jamnagar: BJP Councillor in Jamnagar Municipal Corporation (JMC) Rachnaben Nandaniya today created ruckus in Assistant Municipal Commissioner's office protesting JMC's drive against hawkers. JMC officials had initiated drive against hawkers who encroach the roads and create traffic, littering, congestion and other problems. Nandaniya was of opinion that road-side hawkers were poor people and they had no other option to earn bread and therefore they must not be disturbed or removed. ...Read More

NEET qualifiers can apply for medical and other seats in Gujarat between June 17 to 23 – DyCM Nitin Patel

June 14, 2019
NEET qualifiers can apply for medical and other seats in Gujarat between June 17 to 23 – DyCM Nitin Patel

Gandhinagar: The NEET qualifiers in Gujarat would be able to get required PIN numbers between June 17 to 23 to apply online for admission in Medical, Dental, Homeopathy, Ayurveda and Naturopathy courses this year. Deputy CM cum Medical Education Minister of Gujarat Nitin Patel today informed this. He said that the state government has authorized Axis bank for issuing PIN to qualifiers. He said that despite being a private sector bank it has far and wide reach with branches everyw...Read More

Rupani declares closure of alert for Cyclone Vayu in Gujarat

June 14, 2019
Rupani declares closure of alert for Cyclone Vayu in Gujarat

Gandhinagar: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani after reviewing the situation related to Vayu Cyclone today declared closure of alert for Vayu Cyclone. He said the persons evacuated shall be allowed today to return back to their homes. Rupani said cash doles of around Rs. 5.5 crore will be paid for three days to those who stayed in relief camps. Rupani said port activities are now allowed and GSRTC buses will start operating by evening today. He said schools/colleges in vulnerable dist...Read More

PM Modi with world leaders watching Bangla song Ekla Chalo Re in Kyrgyzstan

June 13, 2019

Bishkek: As per the convention, host nation Kyrgyz Republic had organized a grand event of musical and cultural performances this evening. Prime Minister Narendra Modi was one of the leaders attending this event along with China's Xi Jinping, Russia's Putin and other leaders. There were two Indian songs played and performed during the event. One was Bangla song Ekla Chalo Re performed by a vocal artist and flute player. The other Hindi song was brief and it was Lakadi Ki Kati, Kati Pe Ghoda,...Read More

Storm VAYU has changed course and the danger was gone yet we need to remain alert tonight: CM Vijay Rupani

June 13, 2019
Storm VAYU has changed course and the danger was gone yet we need to remain alert tonight: CM Vijay Rupani

Gandhinagar: CM Vijay Rupani today said that the 'danger' of cyclonic storm VAYU was gone as it has fortunately changed its direction and according to met forecast it was now changed course towards Oman but as a precautionary measure the system kept in alert in 10 coastal districts will remain so till next 24 hours. Addressing the newsmen here Rupani said that the decision has been taken in the high powered committee meeting. He said that all the around 3 lakh people shifted fr...Read More

In the wake of cyclone VAYU, two Shikhar Dhwajas put over world-famous Dwarkadheesh temple

June 13, 2019
In the wake of cyclone VAYU, two Shikhar Dhwajas put over world-famous Dwarkadheesh temple

Dwarka: In the wake of approaching cyclonic storm VAYU, Perhaps first time in the history of the world famous Jagat temple of lord Dwarkadheesh here, two mast flags (shikhar dhhwaj) have been put in place. A priest of the ancient temple, which was among the four top most pilgrimage places for Hindus, today said that two flags were put on the shikhar of the temple because of the strong winds caused by the approaching cyclone. 'It is first time in my life time that I am seeing t...Read More

Cyclone Vayu may not make landfall at Gujarat coast, but impact Saurashtra, Kutch, South Gujarat with upto 145 kmph wind and heavy rainfall: IMD

June 13, 2019

Gandhinagar: In a great relief, cyclone Vayu is not going to make landfall at Gujarat coast. According to Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) Mumbai office, the extent of cyclone is over 900 km. While eye (center portion) of cyclone may or may not hit Saurashtra coast, the system (periphery portion) will still hit. Accompanying risk factors such as wind/storm surge and rainfall, all 3 stay very much threat factors. Hence preparedness must not be relaxed. IMD nationally said, The Ver...Read More

Vayu Cyclone: Shri Somnath Trust cancels Ganga Dussehra programme

June 11, 2019
Vayu Cyclone: Shri Somnath Trust cancels Ganga Dussehra programme

Somnath: Shri Somnath Trust has cancelled Ganga Dussehra celebration at Triveni Ghat which was scheduled to take place on June 12 in wake of Vayu cyclone. DeshGujaratRead More

Gujarat CM inaugurates latest ambulance, high tech monitoring centre and wireless surveillance cell for conservation of Lions at Gir

June 11, 2019
Gujarat CM inaugurates latest ambulance, high tech monitoring centre and wireless surveillance cell for conservation of Lions at Gir

Gandhinagar: Gujarat Chief Minister today flagged off a latest Ambulance van for medical care of Asiatic lions in Gir sanctuary. The Chief Minister also visited Sasan Animal Care and Rescue Centre. He said the State government is determined for conservation of lions. He said as many as 30 lions of Gujarat will roar in other states under the Animal Exchange Progamme against which 142 rare animals will come to Gujarat. Rupani inaugurated a Gir High Tech Monitoring Centre which is equip...Read More

Cyclone brewing in sea: Gujarat fishermen asked to return, Signal One hoisted at ports, heavy to very heavy rain predicted in Saurashtra Kutch during 11-14 June

June 10, 2019
Cyclone brewing in sea: Gujarat fishermen asked to return, Signal One hoisted at ports, heavy to very heavy rain predicted in Saurashtra Kutch during 11-14 June

New Delhi: The depression over Southeast and adjoining Lakshadweep & Eastcentral Arabian Sea moved northwards with a speed of about 31 kmph in last three hours and lay centred at 0830 hrs IST of today, the 10th June, 2019 near latitude 12.5°N and longitude 71.0°E over Eastcentral and adjoining Southeast Arabian Sea & Lakshadweep area, about 240 km northwest of Aminidivi (Lakshadweep), 760 km south-southwest of Mumbai (Maharashtra) and 930 km south-southeast of Veraval (Gujarat). It is ...Read More