Category Articles: India

Anant – Radhika wedding: Global celebrities, Falcon jets highlight grand celebration

July 11, 2024
Anant – Radhika wedding: Global celebrities, Falcon jets highlight grand celebration

Mumbai: Anant Ambani and Radhika Merchant's wedding at Mumbai's Jio World Centre in Bandra Kurla Centre (BKC) this weekend is set to be a grand affair. The guest list includes a diverse array of global celebrities, political figures, and business leaders. The Ambanis have arranged three Falcon-2000 jets to transport guests. Additionally, over 100 private planes expected to facilitate travel for attendees from around the world. Notable attendees reportedly include celebrities like Kim and Khlo...Read More

Ministry of Education clarifies misleading reports on NCERT Textbooks availability

July 10, 2024
Ministry of Education clarifies misleading reports on NCERT Textbooks availability

Delhi: The Ministry of Education has issued a clarification today in response to a recent article titled "Confusion over revised NCERT textbooks for classes VI, IX and XI leave teachers in a tizzy" published in The Hindu on July 9, 2024. The news item, which suggests delays and inconsistencies in textbook distribution, has been deemed factually incorrect and misleading in the press release. The article stated that: NCERT's Class VI textbooks would require an additional two months before ...Read More

BJP relieves Purnesh Modi as in-charge of Daman Diu ; workers welcome new in-charge Dushyant Patel

July 09, 2024
BJP relieves Purnesh Modi as in-charge of Daman Diu ; workers welcome new in-charge Dushyant Patel

Daman: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has relieved former Gujarat Minister Purnesh Modi from the post of Incharge of the party unit in the Union territories of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu. Modi has been replaced by former Bharuch MLA Dushyant Patel, who previously served as the co-incharge of these units. MLA from Surat (West) seat Purnesh Modi recently made headlines for meeting Union Home Minister Amit Shah and National Party President J.P. Nadda, after photos of these meetin...Read More

Gujarat 2nd in Marine Fish Production in India; Produced 8.9 lakh Metric Tons Fish in 2022-23

July 09, 2024
Gujarat 2nd in Marine Fish Production in India; Produced 8.9 lakh Metric Tons Fish in 2022-23

Gandhinagar: Gujarat is going to observe National Fish Farmers Day on July 10th in Anand and July 11th in Ukai. This comes in the wake of National Fish Farmers Day that is marked annually on 10th July to show solidarity and extend support to the aquaculture industry. The celebrations will include programs designed to educate farmers involved with fish production about Gujarat government schemes and advancements in fisheries technology. Gujarat boasts India's longest coastline of 1600 km, havi...Read More

Reliance Foundation’s Jyothi Yarraji 1st Indian to qualify for women’s 100m hurdles event at Olympics

July 08, 2024
Reliance Foundation’s Jyothi Yarraji 1st Indian to qualify for women’s 100m hurdles event at Olympics

Mumbai: Jyothi Yarraji, the fastest Indian hurdler, supported by the Reliance Foundation, will be the first Indian woman ever to compete in the women’s 100m hurdles at the Olympics to be held in Paris this year. The women’s 100m hurdles event has been a part of every Olympics since 1972, but this will be the first time that an Indian athlete will feature on the start list. Nita M. Ambani, Founder & Chairperson, Reliance Foundation, said, "We are overjoyed and immensely proud of our...Read More

Amit Shah inaugurates Amin PJKP Vidhyarthi Bhavan and SLiMS Hospital in Ahmedabad

July 07, 2024
Amit Shah inaugurates Amin PJKP Vidhyarthi Bhavan and SLiMS Hospital in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad: Union Home Minister and Minister of Cooperation Shri Amit Shah inaugurated the Amin PJKP Vidhyarthi Bhavan and the modern multispecialty SLiMS Hospital in Ahmedabad today. The event saw the presence of several dignitaries, including Gujarat Chief Minister Shri Bhupendra Patel. Shri Amit Shah inaugurated the Amin PJKP Vidhyarthi Bhavan in Ahmedabad, Gujarat today. Gujarat Chief Minister Shri Bhupendra Patel were also present on the occasion. Earlie...Read More

Relaxation in learning license exam rules makes passing easier

July 07, 2024
Relaxation in learning license exam rules makes passing easier

Gandhinagar: The Gujarat Transport Department has revised the passing criteria for online learning license exams. Candidates now need to answer only 9 out of 15 questions correctly, compared to the previous requirement of 11 correct answers. Previously, candidates had to score 11 correct answers out of 15 to pass the online learning license exam. The decision to lower the passing criteria comes in response to feedback received at the commissioner's office, highlighting difficulties faced by c...Read More

Tweeples react to Rahul Gandhi’s claim about winning next Gujarat polls

July 06, 2024
Tweeples react to Rahul Gandhi’s claim about winning next Gujarat polls

Ahmedabad: The leader of the opposition, Rahul Gandhi, who was on a visit to Gujarat today, reiterated that the Congress party would win the next state assembly election. Following this statement, a flurry of reactions erupted on Twitter, where people seemed to take sarcastic digs at Rahul's ambition. One user said that Gujarat will always be Congress’s Waterloo, and that such delusion is not good for a mental illness patient. Another user drew a parallel between Rahul and Aam Aadmi Part...Read More

Ahmedabad gears up for 147th Jagannath Rath Yatra 2024 on Ashadi Beej

July 06, 2024
Ahmedabad gears up for 147th Jagannath Rath Yatra 2024 on Ashadi Beej

Ahmedabad: The City is gearing up for the 147th Jagannath Rath Yatra of Bhagwan Jagannath, accompanied by his siblings Subhadra and Balbhadra, set to commence on Sunday morning. This annual procession, marking Ashadi Beej, holds great significance for devotees and residents alike. Before the Rath Yatra kicks off, Union Home Minister Amit Shah will perform the auspicious Mangala Aarti of Bhagwan Jagannath at around 4:30 am. Following this, Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel will conduct the tradit...Read More

Emotional moments when cricketers joined Ambanis in Anant-Radhika Sangeet

July 06, 2024

Mumbai: The Family Sangeet celebrations of Anant and Radhika took on the high emotional notes of national cricket fervor when Nita Ambani called on stage and the whole gathering applauded the World Cup winning heroes - Captain Rohit Sharma, Surya Kumar Yadav and Hardik Pandya! The whole audience comprising of the family, friends and guests attending the Sangeet function stood up, clapped and cheered loudly along with a visibly emotional Nita Ambani as she explained how this win is so p...Read More