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.
Media baron Aveek Sarkar, owner of the Ananda Bazaar Patrika group, now has Y category security, same as Sonia Gandhi and Robert Vadra. Sarkar has in the past turned away security provided by the Bengal government - after falling out with CM Mamata Banerjee - suspecting them to be spying on his affairs.
Indian challenger allows defending champion to get away with a draw after being in a dominant position in Game Five of the World Chess Championship The fifth game between Viswanathan Anand and Magnus Carlsen ended in a draw after 39 moves of Queen's Indian Defence. Anand, playing with White pieces, looked well prepared at the start as he rattled the opening moves very fast.
In a major relief for Gujarat Agriculture minister Babu Bokhiria, the Porbandar Sessions Court today overturned his conviction by a lower court in 2013, and acquitted him in a case pertaining to illegal mining of limestone worth Rs 54 crore. Hearing the case today, Additional Sessions judge M V Zala passed an order to acquit Bokhiria and three others-- Bharat Odedara, Laxman Bhima and Bhima Dula-- from the charges framed against them in connection with illegal mining of limestone in Porbandar.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi got an euphoric reception from the Indian community in this Australian city, with hundreds of expatriate members chanting Modi, Modi to welcome him when he went to unveil the statue of Mahatma Gandhi at Roma Street Parklands. Modi later tweeted that he was touched by enthusiasm of the Indian community! and posted a picture of the venue where the statue was unveiled.
At a time when the issue of farmer suicides in Gujarat has reached the Supreme Court, there are two sets of data that are in possession of the Gujarat Government. One, from the state agriculture department, claims that no farmer in the state committed suicide due to crop failures and debt between 2008-13, while a different set of data from the state home department say that 125 farmers have committed suicide in the state during the same five period, 33 of them were related to debt and crop failure.
Bhartiya Mahila Bank chairperson and Managing Director Usha Ananthasubramanian today inaugurated its new branch here, the second in Gujarat. Speaking on the occasion of opening of the Vadodara branch at city's Akota locality, Ananthasubramanian said it would soon have internet banking facility that will mark completion of its first year in operations in the country on November 19. At present, BMB has 33 branches across the country and targets to add 47 new branches in the current fiscal, including ones at Rajkot and Surat in the state, she said.
A memorandum of understanding provides that the China Development Bank will guide Chinese enterprises to set up the industrial parks, notes Sohini Das hile Gujarat's industry-friendly policies have attracted foreign investors like the Japanese, more recently, the Chinese have expressed interest in setting up industrial parks in the state. The first such industrial park will come up near Vadodara, with the Gujarat government expected to facilitate land acquisition.
He is the one man who can stand in the way of the BJP wresting total control over the corridors of power in Delhi. His Aam Aadmi Party grew from a national movement to a formidable political party, and then a government in little over a year.
From international pariah to the G20's political rock star -- is how The Guardian has described Prime Minister Narendra Modi, calling him one of the most popular figures at this G20. A leader others want to see, and be seen with.
FDA issued a warning letter to Cadila Pharmaceuticals Limited on Oct. 15, 2014 for deviations from CGMPs for the manufacture of APIs. FDA citations included failure to implement corrective actions, failure to manufacture APIs in compliance with CGMPs, and failure to manage data effectively.
It is a celebration of Nehru in an era of Modi and politIcal tensions are visible. The 125th birth anniversary of Jawaharlal Nehru, India's first prime minister, on Nov 14 has already sparked a political face-off with Congress seeking to resurrect his legacy as its chief custodian and the Narendra Modi government seeking to commemorate the event on its own terms.