Former Karnataka Lokayukta Santosh Hegde terms Prime Minister Narendra Modi's policies ahead of their time while Assam chief minster Tarun Gogoi, otherwise critical, has replicated or floated a variant of his Swachh Bharat and Mann ki Baat ideas. A combo picture shows workers spreading garbage for a cleanliness drive that was attended by Delhi BJP chief Satish Upadhyay and former AAP member Shazia Ilmi at India Islamic Centre in New Delhi.
Global desalination will account for 35% of the $11 billion membrane market next year, driven by reuse and the necessity for pre-filter systems, according to a market update. In its latest report - McIlvaine RO, UF, MF World Market - said that the increasing use of ultrafiltration pre-filter systems in conjunction with reverse osmosis systems is helping to drive the market.
The Gujarat Marine Police patrol boats criss-crossing Porbandar harbour have impractical configurations, and keep breaking down. Six years after 26/11, The Indian Express has found that very little has changed on the ground despite the government spending Rs 646 crore - and committed to another Rs 1,571.91 crore by 2016 - on a coastal policing project.
The sound of timber hitting the Randal Krupa made Velji Bikhubhai Kotiya, captain of the ageing fishing trawler, jump from his hardwood bed next to the wheel. A little later, he was back in the space he shared with the gods guarding his boat and crew.
A US court has asked the State Department to respond by December 10 to the objections raised by a rights group over the immunity granted to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in connection with a lawsuit filed against him for his alleged role in the 2002 Gujarat riots. The American Justice Center had filed a memorandum last week providing legal justification on why the case against Modi should move forward, and why Modi should not be granted immunity for the alleged human rights abuses committed during his tenure as Chief Minister of Gujarat.
Even as the Gujarat police failed to track down Godhra carnage death row convict Salim Zarda four days after he escaped during parole, three more life term convicts are on bail in the same case while the fifth, Haji Bilal, another death row prisoner, withdrew his bail plea because the conditions were toughened by the Gujarat High Court following the escape. Zarda, who had sought parole on pretext of fixing the collapsed roof of his house in Godhra, was booked in a truck loot case in Vapi, days before his parole ended November 18, even as his family claimed they did not carry out the repairs.
IPS officer Rahul Sharma, who had openly taken on Gujarat government over the 2002 Godhra riots, has sought early retirement citing personal reasons. I have sought retirement from my services due to personal reasons and have given a three months' notice to the state government on November 19, Sharma, who is currently posted as Deputy Inspector General of Armed Units at Vadodara, told PTI .
In an interview with Nupur Anand , he explains the synergies of the deal: Excerpts: The rationale is two-fold: One is business sense and the other transformational. The combined entity moves towards our dream of bigger, bolder, better - that is what we want to do.
If you thought the Indian e-commerce boom has reached its peak, then you could not be further from the truth. The country will have 100 million online shoppers by 2016, according to the Google annual online shopping growth trends report released on Thursday.
The choice of some villages adopted by MPs in Gujarat under the Prime Minister's 'Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojna' has invited criticism from Congress which claimed that they were already developed, a charge refuted by the MPs. There are three such cases which have come to the light where villages have good infrastructure, but MPs have still gone ahead to adopt them, informed sources said.
The Pakistan Maritime Security Agency has detained 56 Indian fishermen off the coast of Gujarat and also captured their boats. Of the ten boats, eight were from Porbandar while the remaining two were from the Okha and Mangrol port respectively.
Gandhinagar, Nov 19 : After inducting four new ministers , Gujarat Chief Minister Anandi Patel today carried out a major reshuffle of the portfolios. The newly-inducted cabinet ministers are former deputy speaker of Assembly Mangu Patel and Rajkot MLA Vijay Rupani.
Gujarat IPS officer Rahul Sharma, who gave critical evidence before the Nanavati Commission probing the Godhra riots, on the call records of people in high offices, has sought retirement from service. Sharma applied for retirement a day after the Nanavati Commission submitted its final report on the riots probe to chief minister Anandiben Patel.
Taking the efforts of Chinese government to invest in India forward the government of Maharashtra and the Chinese province of Wenzou have signed a MoU to become sister states to cooperate on trade activities. Chinese state will provide technological and financial assistance in setting up technological parks and industrial units along with looking at opportunities to set up manufacturing units with priority in Maharashtra.
More than 12 years after it was constituted, the Justice Nanavati Commission submitted on Tuesday its final report on the 2002 Gujarat riots to state chief minister Anandiben Patel. We have submitted the report, which runs into more than 2,000 pages, Justice Nanavati told PTI, but refused to divulge any contents of the report.
Sales of membrane systems and modules for desalination will account for 35 percent of the $11B cross-flow membrane market next year according to the latest updates in the McIlvaine RO, UF, MF World Market. Ultrafiltration membrane pre-filter systems are now increasingly used in conjunction with the final reverse osmosis systems.
The Nanavati-Mehta Commission submitted its final report on the 2002 Godhra Train Carnage that resulted in communal riots causing immense loss to life and property in the Gujarat. The two- member commission comprising retired Supreme Court judge Justice G T Nanavati and retired Gujarat High Court judge Justice Akshay Mehta submitted the report to Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel.
Followers of Sant Rampal being evicted from Satlok Ashram in Hisar. Six people have been died at controversial guru Rampal's ashram in Haryana's Hisar, where thousands of his followers clashed with the police and used acid, bombs and gunfire to try and stop his arrest in connection with a murder case.
Congress accused the Modi government of putting obstacles at every step in the organisation an international conference on Jawaharlal Nehru convened by it that concluded today. Senior party leader Anand Sharma, who was the Secretary General of the meet, also criticised the media, especially of the television channels, for poor coverage despite the presence of world leaders.
Guwahati Nov 18 Gujarat has assured Assam that it will help companies from the state forge alliances with companies operating there This was stated by Gujarat minister health road building and transport Nitinbhai Patel at a roadshow organised in connection with the seventh Vibrant Gujarat Summit to be held in January The statement assumes significance as this is the first time that a senior delegation from Gujarat headed by a senior minister has come to the state to invite the business community to participate in the Vibrant Gujarat Summit The event - a biennial one - will be held from January 11-13 at Gandhinagar It will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi The event is a globally acknowledged forum for discussion on emerging opportunities in Gujarat India and various countries of the world Seven countries are partnering the summit and will bring together leading national and ... (more)
In 2008, the inquiry panel had submitted one part of its finding with regard to the Godhra train burning incident. GANDHINAGAR: Justice Nanavati Commission on Tuesday submitted its final report on the 2002 Gujarat riots to state chief minister Anandiben Patel.
In a major embarrassment to the Gujarat unit of Aam Aadmi Party , its leader from Porbandar district, Mansukh Dhokai was arrested by Rajkot city police on Tuesday after a minor girl filed a complaint alleging the politician had repeatedly raped her over the last two years. The AAP took a hard stance against Dhokai and expelled him from the party summarily.