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JP Nadda made BJP‘s UP in-charge for LS polls

JP Nadda made BJP‘s UP in-charge for LS polls

LUCKNOW: The (BJP) late on Sunday evening appointed Union medical and health minister as in-charge of for polls. Nadda replaces Govardhan Zadaphia who was recently appointed to the position by the BJP leadership. Zadaphia, however, is likely to be retained as co in-charge of UP. Significantly, Nadda, who was made […]

Gujarat: Leopard kills farmer in Chhotaudepur

Gujarat: Leopard kills farmer in Chhotaudepur

AHMEDABAD: A 50-year-old farmer was killed by a leopard in district of central on Friday, a forest official said. The incident took place when Balu Rathwa (50) and his wife were plucking cotton in his field in Vavdi village of Pavijetpur tehsil, around 180km from the state capital. “When Rathwa […]

IAF opens airfield midnight to transport organs

IAF opens airfield midnight to transport organs

AHMEDABAD: The on Thursday facilitated airlifting of critically required human organs for transplant from to Ahmedabad at midnight. The South Western Air Command (SWAC) of the IAF, in an immediate response to a call from the government of , facilitated the reception of donated organs and their dispatch from the […]

Rs 175-crore fake CGST invoice scam unearthed

Rs 175-crore fake CGST invoice scam unearthed

AHMEDABAD: Central Goods and Services Tax (CGST) Commissionerate in Ahmedabad recently unearthed a Rs 175-crore fake invoice in Ahmedabad, where fraudsters generated bogus bills worth Rs 175 crore to illegally avail input tax credit (ITC). Samir Husain Mithawala, 38, has been identified as the key accused in the case and […]

Till Oct, 1.46% of land for bullet train acquired

Till Oct, 1.46% of land for bullet train acquired

AHMEDABAD: The Union ministry of railways has admitted on the floor of the Rajya Sabha that only 21.02 hectares that is 1.46% of the total land required for the project have been acquired as on October 18, 2018. The government has to acquire 1,434.4 hectares for the Mumbai-Ahmedabad High Speed […]

Child labourer made to travel in freight elevator

Child labourer made to travel in freight elevator

AHMEDABAD: Investigators probing the accidental death of Mehul Meena, a 13-year-old , at a hotel in the Prahladnagar area of the city, found that the hotel authorities made the boy travel in the along with goods he was the smallest worker there. Mehul, who was travelling with goods that had […]

Murder convict who jumped parole in 2013 held

Murder convict who jumped parole in 2013 held

THANE: A murder convict who had jumped parole over five years ago while serving a life sentence was on Thursday traced to neighbouring and apprehended by Thane police‘s Crime Branch, a senior official said. Deputy commissioner of police (crime) Deepak Deoraj said Vishwanath Jagannath Yadav alias Mota Kaka (40) was […]

Maharashtra murder convict who jumped parole in 2013 held in Gujarat

Maharashtra murder convict who jumped parole in 2013 held in Gujarat

THANE: A murder convict who had jumped parole over five years ago while serving a life sentence was on Thursday traced to neighbouring and apprehended by Thane police‘s Crime Branch, a senior official said. Deputy commissioner of police (crime) Deepak Deoraj said Vishwanath Jagannath Yadav alias Mota Kaka (40) was […]

Markets stocked with sesame seeds, jaggery as lake city gears up for Makar Sankranti

Markets stocked with sesame seeds, jaggery as lake city gears up for Makar Sankranti

THANE: With the festival of merely two weeks away, the aroma of til, dry fruit and jaggery-based sweets seems to have already filled lake city. As most families will start preparing traditional Sankrant special sweets in their homes over the next fortnight, they have already begun stocking up on the […]

Guj waiting for 3 yrs for guidelines on urban poor

Guj waiting for 3 yrs for guidelines on urban poor

AHMEDABAD: The has directed the central government to provide guidelines and parameters to the state government to ascertain who will be categorized as living below (BPL). A bench of Acting Chief Justice A S Dave and Justice J B Pardiwala ordered last week for providing at the earliest the details […]