Articles tagged under: Gandhinagar

PM seeks blessings at Dholeshwar temple, visits mother Hiraba in Gandhinagar

March 04, 2019
PM seeks blessings at Dholeshwar temple, visits mother Hiraba in Gandhinagar

Gandhinagar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today evening visited Dholeshwar Mahadev temple in Gandhinagar on the occasion of Mahashivratri. Modi was occasional visitor to this temple when he was Chief Minister of Gujarat. PM Modi also visited his old-age mother Hiraba and spent around 15 minutes with her at younger brother Pankaj Modi's residence in Raysan area of capital Gandhinagar. PM will take night halt at Raj Bhavan.   Read More

Union cabinet approves phase-2 of Ahmedabad Metro rail project

February 19, 2019
Union cabinet approves phase-2 of Ahmedabad Metro rail project

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the following proposals: Implementation of Ahmedabad Metro Rail Project Phase-II, which comprises two corridors of total length 28.254 i.e. Corridor 1 from Motera Stadium to Mahatma mandir for a length of 22.838 km. and Corridor 2 from GNLU to GIFT City for a length of 5.416 km at a total completion cost of Rs. 5384.17 crores. Benefits: Implementation of the project will provided the much-needed additional...Read More

8th annual conference of International Association of Police Academies to be held at GFSU

February 08, 2019
8th annual conference of International Association of Police Academies to be held at GFSU

Gandhinagar: Chief Minister Vijay Rupani will inaugurate the 8th annual International Association of Police Academies (INTERPA) at the Gujarat Forensic Science University (GFSU) auditorium here on February 11, 2019. INTERPA President YilmizKolak will deliver the keynote address. Nearly 100 senior police officers of 36 countries are participating in the three-day conference on the theme of ‘Cyber security and combating cybercrime’. It will be attended by senior officers of police academies...Read More

GSRTC launches 25 new buses on Ahmedabad – Gandhinagar ‘Vikas route’

February 05, 2019

Gandhinagar: Capital Gandhinagar is located more than 20 kms away from core areas of the city of Ahmedabad. The rail service between two cities is just token and not effective. Gandhinagar phase of Metro rail project has been shelved for now due to lack of viability. The only mode of connection between two cities is surface transport. So far as mass transport is concerned, Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation (GSRTC) operates buses between two cities. While going to Gandhinagar using thi...Read More

Gandhinagar dresses light decoration ahead of Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2019

January 16, 2019

Gandhinagar: Gujarat capital Gandhinagar has been decorated with lights ahead of Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2019, scheduled to be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on January 18. DeshGujaratRead More

CM stops convoy seeing a road accident, spare a car to take injured woman to hospital

January 08, 2019
CM stops convoy seeing a road accident, spare a car to take injured woman to hospital

Gandhinagar: Upon seeing a road accident today morning, Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani stopped his convoy when enroute from Gandhinagar to Ahmedabad. The accident victim - a woman who was driving a two-wheeler - was rushed to Civil Hospital in Gandhinagar in a spare car from the CM's convoy. DeshGujaratRead More

Technologies of ancient India to come alive with IITGN course on Indian Knowledge Systems

January 06, 2019
Technologies of ancient India to come alive with IITGN course on  Indian Knowledge Systems

Palaj, Gandhinagar: Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar (IITGN) is going to conduct a unique full-semester elective course on Introduction to Indian Knowledge Systems (IKS) from January to April 2019. The theme of the third edition of the course, offered by the Humanities and Social Sciences discipline of the Institute, is ‘Technologies in Ancient India’. Commencing on January 09, 2019, the course will be taught collectively by seven eminent scholars from various parts of India, a...Read More

Foot-marks of leopard in Gandhinagar put forest department in tizzy, nothing found during search

November 28, 2018
Foot-marks of leopard in Gandhinagar put forest department in tizzy, nothing found during search

Gandhinagar: Almost three weeks after the sensational entry of a leopard in the secretariat premises in Gujarat capital Gandhinagar, reports of pug marks (foot-print) of another such beast seen close to the seat of the state government, put the forest department in tizzy today. However after the search it turned out to be seemingly a rumour. The forest department had on November 5 after over 12 hours of high voltage operation caged the leopard that had sneaked in to the capital, a...Read More

World-class airport-like Gandhinagar railway station to be ready by February 2019

November 27, 2018
World-class airport-like Gandhinagar railway station to be ready by February 2019

Gandhinagar: Indian Railways' first two world-class railway stations with state-of-the-art amenities - Habibganj in Madhya Pradesh and Gandhinagar in Gujarat - will be ready by January 2019-end or February-beginning according to SK Lohia, IRSDC MD and CEO, the redevelopment work for both Habibganj and Gandhinagar railway stations is expected to be complete by January 2019, reports Financial Express. Gandhinagar Capital railway station project envisages setting up of a 5-star hotel above the...Read More

Chairman railway board visits Gandhinagar Railway station redevelopment and five star hotel construction site

November 12, 2018

Gandhinagar:Chairman Railway Board Ashwani Lohani visited the Gandhinagar Capital Railway Station and Hotel development Project Site and reviewed the progress of ongoing work. A five star hotel of 300 rooms is being developed in air space above Railway Station. This will be the largest hotel of Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar. The top of the hotel shall be 77 Miter high and will be the tallest building in Ahmedabad and Gandhinagar. This will be the first hotel in India which is being being b...Read More