Bhavnagar

Type: City
Name: Bhavnagar
Country: India
Latitude: 21.790001
Longitude: 72.129997
population: 555,014
First reported 18 mins ago - Updated 18 mins ago - 1 reports

Heavy rains lash Saurashtra coast

RAJKOT: Heavy rains lashed Saurashtra coast from Bhavnagar to Gir-Somnath districts on Tuesday afternoon even as Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) forecast heavy rainfall in the region in the next 48 hours until Thursday evening.Bhavnagar received ... [Published Times of India - 18 mins ago]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Teen girl gang-raped at gun-point in Delhi

India rape horror continues as reports have emerged of a teenaged girl allegedly being gang-raped at gunpoint by five people known to her in a west Delhi house.According to Delhi police, quoted by The Times of India, the victim is Class X student, and ... [Published Emirates247 - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 2 reports

MP: Engineering student held for raping, blackmailing techie

An engineering student has been arrested for allegedly raping and blackmailing a 23-year-old woman software engineer by making an obscene video clip of her, police said in indore. Rishabh Katodia (25), a civil engineering student who belongs to Bhavnagar ... [Published Rediff Realtime News - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Regular flights to link Gujarat cities soon

AHMEDABAD: The union civil aviation ministry has identified six places — Jamnagar, Bhavnagar, Kandla, Keshod, Daman and Diu — in and around the state to promote regional air connectivity as part of the central government's plan for Tier-II and Tier-III ... [Published Times of India - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

All 7 states of North India and Delhi/NCR to receive rain simultaneously after 24 hours

AAs the western arm of the Monsoon trough is moving northwards, it will rain over North India including Rajasthan and west Uttar Pradesh. Scattered rain is likely across the region for next 2 to 3 days.Meanwhile,the Southwest Monsoon remained active over ... [Published Moneycontrol.com - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Irrigation projects in Gujarat remained incomplete for 14 long years: CAG

The Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) has criticised the state government's Narmada, Water Resources, Water Supply and Kalpsar department for the Rs 97 crore worth of irrigation projects that have remained incomplete for as long as 14 years, ... [Published Financial Express - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Separate police stations to deal with diamond cases demanded

SURAT: Surat Diamond Association (SDA) has demanded police stations in the diamond hubs of Surat, Ahmedabad and Bhavnagar to exclusively deal with criminal cases related to diamonds.The SDA came up with this demand after minister of state for home Rajnikanth ... [Published Times of India - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Intolerant vegetarianism, sanctioned by law

If the law permits repression, the populace would only be too glad to abide by it.Can ostensibly “secular” laws have communal underpinnings? Can tolerance be judicially enforced, and in such a process, does such enforcement not show demonstrate inherent ... [Published DNA India - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 2 reports

Bootlegger steals his truck from Chiloda police station, is caught

AHMEDABAD: The image of the state police suffered a major blow when a bootlegger —whose vehicle was seized in connection with a prohibition case —drove the vehicle away from behind the Chiloda police station early on Wednesday morning. Gandhinagar Police, ... [Published Times of India - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Gujarat to witness over 4000 MW atomic power generation

In reply to a question on production of Atomic Energy in Gujarat, Union Minister of State for Science and Technology and Ministry of Earth Sciences (Independent Charge) Dr. Jitendra Singh in a written reply in Rajya Sabha today said there are two units ... [Published DeshGujarat - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

49 incidents of diamond theft in five years

AHMEDABAD/SURAT: State's diamond hub, Surat has reported 14 incidents of diamond loot and 35 thefts in last five years since 2009. The police have failed to recover was even less than 50% of the stolen diamonds.Minister of state for home Rajnikanth Patel, ... [Published Times of India - Jul 24 2014]
Entities: Surat, Ahmedabad, Police
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

115 school kids in Gandhinagar faced heart problems

AHMEDABAD: Of the 51,117 schoolchildren, 18,588 were found to be anemic in the state capital Gandhinagar. Also, 12,204 students in Gandhinagar had worms. In the reply to Gandhinagar North MLA Ashok Patel, the health minister said in the assembly that ... [Published Times of India - Jul 24 2014]

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"Heavy to very heavy rains would occur at isolated places all over Saurashtra and in the Union territory of Diu" an IMD official said
Since the past is so his preference, would Mr Aiyar like to recall the infamous words of late Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi " when a big tree falls, the ground shakes ", shamelessly justifying the 1984 genocide of thousands of Sikhs?"
"Adequate human resources are most important for imparting knowledge in any institute and their shortage would adversely affect quality of education and the purpose of creation of physical infrastructure at the institutes would be defeated" stated CAG in a serious indignation of the currently status of the state-run institutes of higher learning
"Enhancing the airport at these locations will attract other private airlines as well. The government also needs to look at Rajkot and Bhuj as these locations also have the potential to attract a good number of passengers" said a private airline official

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Heavy rains lash Saurashtra coast [Published Times of India - 18 mins ago]
CAG pulls up CTE for technical lapses [Published AhmedabadMirror.com - 5 hours ago]
Protesting hostel student faints [Published AhmedabadMirror.com - 5 hours ago]
Heavy rains lash Gujarat on Eid [Published Business Standard India - 16 hours ago]
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Teen girl gang-raped at gun-point in Delhi [Published Emirates247 - Jul 29 2014]
Staff shortage in Gujarat govt's engineering an... [Published Financial Express - Jul 28 2014]
MP: Engineering student held for raping, blackm... [Published Rediff Realtime News - Jul 28 2014]
Engg student held for raping, blackmailing techie [Published Press Trust of India - Jul 28 2014]
Indore engg student held for raping, blackmaili... [Published zeenews.com - Jul 28 2014]
Regular flights to link Gujarat cities soon [Published Times of India - Jul 28 2014]
All 7 states of North India and Delhi/NCR to re... [Published Moneycontrol.com - Jul 27 2014]
Irrigation projects in Gujarat remained incompl... [Published Indian Express - Jul 26 2014]
Irrigation projects in Gujarat remained incompl... [Published Financial Express - Jul 26 2014]
Separate police stations to deal with diamond c... [Published Times of India - Jul 26 2014]
Intolerant vegetarianism, sanctioned by law [Published DNA India - Jul 26 2014]
GHB fresh draw goes without hitches [Published AhmedabadMirror.com - Jul 26 2014]
CAG flays Gujarat govt for creating Rs 473 cr b... [Published Indian Express - Jul 25 2014]
Bootlegger steals his truck from Chiloda police... [Published Times of India - Jul 25 2014]
1 airfield, 10 aerodromes not operational in Gu... [Published DeshGujarat - Jul 25 2014]
Thieves steal seized liquor from police station [Published AhmedabadMirror.com - Jul 25 2014]
Gujarat BJP MPs meet Union Agriculture Minister... [Published DeshGujarat - Jul 24 2014]
Heavy rains lash Gujarat, sans Kutch [Published Business Standard India - Jul 24 2014]
Gujarat to witness over 4000 MW atomic power ge... [Published DeshGujarat - Jul 24 2014]
49 incidents of diamond theft in five years [Published Times of India - Jul 24 2014]
Mausam tidings: Heritage wave nears Gujarat coast [Published Times of India - Jul 24 2014]
115 school kids in Gandhinagar faced heart prob... [Published Times of India - Jul 24 2014]
Mausam to link 10 Gujarat sites to Indian Ocean... [Published Times of India - Jul 24 2014]
How can Subrata Roy stay out of jail? [Published Economic Times - Jul 23 2014]
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