Articles tagged under: Mumbai – Ahmedabad Bullet Train Project

PM Modi to dedicate Academic Building of Phase 1B at IIT Gandhinagar

February 18, 2024
PM Modi to dedicate Academic Building of Phase 1B at IIT Gandhinagar

Gandhinagar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate the Academic Buildings of Phase 1 B at Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar (IITGN) over video conference on February 20, 2024. The Prime Minister will also lay the foundation stone for student hostels and staff residences at IITGN to be constructed under phase 2 A. Governor of Gujarat, Acharya Devvrat, will be the distinguished guest of honor for the event at IIT Gandhinagar. Union Minister for Education and Skill Development & En...Read More

Bugs in food; Now Das Khaman facing allegation of insect in Chatni

February 18, 2024
Bugs in food; Now Das Khaman facing allegation of insect in Chatni

Ahmedabad: Another famous food outlet in the city is facing allegations of bugs in food. Amraiwadi based Alkeshbhai purchased Khaman and chatni from Das Khaman shop in Maninagar area in the morning. On micro-blogging site X, he posted a video and claimed when he opened the packet of chatni, he found an insect inside. When he contacted the shop, he was told to revisit the shop and exchange chatni packet. Alkeshbhai has approached Amdavad Municipal Corporation (AMC) through an online complaint reg...Read More

PM Modi to dedicate Surendranagar – Rajkot railway double track, other projects

February 18, 2024
PM Modi to dedicate Surendranagar – Rajkot railway double track, other projects

Rajkot: Prime Minister Narendrabhai Modi during his visit to Rajkot on 25 February will also dedicate a Rajkot - Surendranagar double track project of Railways. The project would save time on journey between Ahmedabad and Rajkot. Rs. 1056 crore double track project between Rajkot and Surendrangar is completed. At present the works are going on for double track of Rajkot - Kanalur route. With completion of Ahmedabad - Rajkot double track project, the journey time can be reduced by about one ho...Read More

Ahmedabad Airport announces start of City taxi service

February 17, 2024
Ahmedabad Airport announces start of City taxi service

Ahmedabad: Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel international airport in Ahmedabad today announced start of the city taxi service for passengers. The white cabs with taxi passing in RTO, as part of this service will operate on a metered basis with government-approved rates, the airport announced. IPS Safin Hasan, DCP of Ahmedabad city traffic police inaugurated this service. The service will have cars with luggage career on the roof. Each car will have a Puslsar technologies made meter and driver...Read More

ISRO launches INSAT 3DS, the latest generation Climate/Weather satellite

February 17, 2024
ISRO launches INSAT 3DS, the latest generation Climate/Weather satellite

Gandhinagar: The launch of the GSLV-F14/INSAT-3DS mission is accomplished on Saturday, February 17, 2024, at 17:30 Hrs. IST from SDSC-SHAR, Sriharikota - a note from ISRO said. In its 16th mission, the GSLV aims at deploying the INSAT-3DS meteorological satellite into the Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit (GTO). Subsequent orbit-raising maneuvers will ensure that the satellite is positioned in a Geo-stationary Orbit, said ISRO in a note. #WATCH | Ahmedabad, Gujarat: On the launch of ISRO...Read More

Lioness dies in sea off Amreli coast; Death by drowning suspected

February 17, 2024
Lioness dies in sea off Amreli coast; Death by drowning suspected

Amreli: A lioness (5 to 9 years old) died of drowning in Arabian Sea off Amreli coast in Gujarat. Its body was found on Thursday evening along the coast of Dharabandar village. Death of Lion by drowning is rare and uncommon instance. DeshGujaratRead More

Jamnagar court gives 2 years jail to film maker Rajkumar Santoshi in cheque bounce case

February 17, 2024
Jamnagar court gives 2 years jail to film maker Rajkumar Santoshi in cheque bounce case

Jamnagar: Hindi film director Rajkumar Santoshi has been given two years jail and fine by the local court in Jamnagar in a cheque return case. Santoshi has been slapped with double fine than the amount of cheque which bounced. A local businessman had moved court in this case. Santoshi is maker of some superhit Hindi films like Ghayal, Ghatak and Damini. He was in need of money for making films, following which, his friend and Jamnagar based businessman Ashok Lal had given him Rs. 1 crore on ...Read More

Surat Airport’s new terminal gets immigration facility; New flight to Dubai from Feb 23

February 17, 2024
Surat Airport’s new terminal gets immigration facility; New flight to Dubai from Feb 23

Surat: Rs. 353 crore new terminal of Surat international airport has now got immigration facility. In another good news another flight to Dubai is starting from 23 February. Surat airport had first international flight to Sharjah in 2018-19, which was operating for two days in a week. Later from this year its frequency has gone up to five days per week. A flight to Dubai started in December 2023. Another flight to Dubai is starting on 23 February by Indigo airlines. It will fly on Wednesdays, Fr...Read More

Villagers hold meeting to oppose airport project near Statue of Unity

February 17, 2024
Villagers hold meeting to oppose airport project near Statue of Unity

Statue of Unity: Villagers from Bhadarwa area held a meeting and staged protest against the State government's move to develop an airport in Tilakvada taluka. The village representatives from Ferkuva, Ruppura, Surva and Bhadarwa met at Bhadarwa village and took decision to oppose the proposed airport project. The villagers said that they will lose their land if the airport proposal moves further. DeshGujaratRead More

Many fold increase in number of tourists in Rann Utsav

February 17, 2024
Many fold increase in number of tourists in Rann Utsav

Gandhinagar: Rann Utsav in Kutch attracted over 7.28 lakh visitors in the year 2023, far more than 2.07 lakh visitors in 2022. Among theses visitors, 4,353 were foreign nationals in 2022 and 8,322 in 2023. The government witnessed entry fee of Rs. 3.25 crore in 2023 compared to Rs. 1.72 crore in 2022. The items sold at crafts and food stalls were worth Rs. 4.19 crore in 2022 and Rs. 7.388 crore in 2023. These details were shared by the Tourism Minister in reply to a question in the State assembl...Read More