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Show of strength by Patidars in state capital

patel agitation

By   August 3, 2015

Gujarat Global News Network, Gandhinagar A massive rally at three places in the state including capital Gandhinagar by the powerful Patel community demanding reservation has put the BJP government in a trouble. The strong Patel community is seeking reservation in Socially and Economically Backward class (SEBC)/ Other Backward Class (OBC) status mainly for education and […]

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BMW hit and run case accused gets bail from SC

By   August 3, 2015

Gujarat Global News Network, New Delhi The Supreme Court on Monday granted bail to Vismay Shah accused in the famous BMW hit and run case in which two youths had died. He was awarded a five-year jail term by a court in Ahmedabad 10 days back. He has spent 13 months in jail. Earlier last […]

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Medical experts give permission for abortion to 14 year old rape victim

By   July 30, 2015

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad A medical team has given permission for abortion to a 14 year old rape victim in Gujarat. The team had examined the girl following Supreme Court’s directive. A panel of five doctors gave nod for abortion of 24 week old pregnancy though the law permits only till 20 weeks. In […]

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Yakub Memon hanged to death

By   July 30, 2015

Gujarat Global News Network, Mumbai Yakub Memon, involved in 1993 Mumbai blast case, was hanged to death on Thursday morning after the Supreme Court rejected his petition seeking stay on execution. In an unprecedented move the SC worked till 4 am and rejected the petition which Memon’s lawyers had filed past midnight. Memon was hanged […]

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GM to shut down Gujarat plant

By   July 30, 2015

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad In a major setback to the Vibrant Gujarat, General Motors first auto company to set up its manufacturing plant in Gujarat has announced that it will shut down the plant by second half of 2016. The US car manufacturing company plans to invest $ 1billion in India by 2020 that […]

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Show of strength by Patidars in state capital

patel agitation

By   10 hours ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Gandhinagar A massive rally at three places in the state including capital Gandhinagar by the powerful Patel community demanding reservation has put the BJP government in a trouble. The strong Patel community is seeking reservation in Socially and Economically Backward class (SEBC)/ Other Backward Class (OBC) status mainly for education and […]

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BMW hit and run case accused gets bail from SC

By   11 hours ago

Gujarat Global News Network, New Delhi The Supreme Court on Monday granted bail to Vismay Shah accused in the famous BMW hit and run case in which two youths had died. He was awarded a five-year jail term by a court in Ahmedabad 10 days back. He has spent 13 months in jail. Earlier last […]

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Medical experts give permission for abortion to 14 year old rape victim

By   4 days ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad A medical team has given permission for abortion to a 14 year old rape victim in Gujarat. The team had examined the girl following Supreme Court’s directive. A panel of five doctors gave nod for abortion of 24 week old pregnancy though the law permits only till 20 weeks. In […]

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Yakub Memon hanged to death

By   4 days ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Mumbai Yakub Memon, involved in 1993 Mumbai blast case, was hanged to death on Thursday morning after the Supreme Court rejected his petition seeking stay on execution. In an unprecedented move the SC worked till 4 am and rejected the petition which Memon’s lawyers had filed past midnight. Memon was hanged […]

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Dr. Kalam to be accorded State Funeral at Rameswaram on Thursday

By   6 days ago

Gujarat Global News Network, New Delhi State Funeral of former President Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam will be held with full military honors on July 30 at 11 AM at Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu. Meanwhile in its meeting on Tuesday the Union Cabinet expressed profound sorrow at the sad demise of Dr. Kalam. In a resolution […]

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Gujarat becomes first state to make voting compulsory

By   6 days ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Gandhinagar Gujarat became the first state to have a provision for compulsory voting with the state government on Monday issuing a notification in this regard. Besides making voting mandatory in the local body polls, the government also notified the reservation of 50 per cent seats for women in municipal corporations, municipalities, […]

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HC adjourns hearing of appeal against Modi in Gujarat riots

By   1 week ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad The Gujarat High Court on Monday adjourned the final hearing of an appeal against clean chit given to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2002 riots. The court fixed the next hearing on August 4. The appeal was filed by Zakia Jafri who claimed Modi’s role in the post Godhra riots. […]

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CBI court rejects Teesta’s bail

By   1 week ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Mumbai The CBI court here on Friday rejected the anticipatory bail plea filed by human rights activists Teesta Setalvad and her husband Javed Anand. Teesta and her husband had moved for relief against likely arrest after the CBI raided their house and offices in Juhu on July 14. Facing arrest by the CBI […]

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Law and order situation in rural Gujarat has worsened

By   1 month ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Leader of Opposition in Gujarat Assembly Shankersinh Vaghela today said that there is an organized terror in rural areas of North Gujarat and people have to police villages all throughout the night. He said that the BJP government in the state is well aware of the problem of people but […]

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Gujarat Cong appoints district presidents

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Delhi With an eye on coming civic elections, Gujarat Congress has appointed 15 District presidents and also announced names of new vice president, general secretary and spokesperson. District presidents: Kutch – Naresh Maheshvari Junagadh – Harshad Ribadia(MLA) Bhavnagar – Pravinbhai Vala Botad – Dhirajlal M Patel(DM Patel) Ahmedabad – Khodaji Thakor […]

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Somnath entry ban on Modi’s instance: Congress

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Gujarat Congress today attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for ban on entry of no Hindus in the Somnath temple in Gujarat. Gujarat Pradesh Congress Committee President Bharat Solanki said that the ban was at the instance of Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is head of the Somnath Trust which looks […]

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Cong to take out Bhim Jyot Yatra in Gujarat

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad State unit of Congress has decided to take out Bhim Jyot Yatra in Gujarat to mark 125 anniversary of Dr. B R Ambedkar. Announcing this Gujarata Pradesh Congress Committee President Bharat Solanki said that the yatra will cover entired state in three phases before culminating in Ahmedabad on June 14. […]

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Gujarat will remain BJP’s forte

By   3 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Gujarat was BJP’s forte and will remain BJP’s forte, said national president of BJP Amit Shah. Shah was addressing party workers on occasion of launching of BJP Mahasampark Aabhiyan of Gujarat unit. Shah said Gujarat was BJP’s fort and will continue to remain so and those opportunists who are watching […]

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Amit Shah attends budget session of Gujarat Assembly

By   5 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad National president of BJP Amit Shah today attended the budget session of Gujarat Assembly. After being elected as the BJP national president in July 2014, Amit Shah attended the Gujarat Legislative Assembly for the first time. Shah is an MLA from Naranpura seat of Ahmedabad. He arrived at the Assembly […]

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Gujarat MLAs should get higher pay and perks

By   5 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Congress MLA Niranjan Patel raised the sensitive issue of pay and perks of MLAs in the budget session of the Gujarat Assembly. Five time MLA minced no words to drive home his point clearly mentioning that it might be taken negatively by the media. Speaking on the Gujarat budget, he […]

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Bharat Solanki launches attack on BJP government

By   5 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Bharat Solanki took over as President of the Gujarat Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC) with a clear call to party workers to gear up for coming civic elections this year. In his brief address at a party function at the office of Gujarat Pradesh Congress Committee the new president Bharat Solanki […]

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No more MCQs, direct answers to be typed in CAT from this year

By   1 week ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad The Common Admission Test (CAT) — one of the most popular MBA entrance examinations of the country — will undergo several changes from this year.  Besides increase in the time of the exam a new section will be added from this year. The CAT admission committee has decided to add […]

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Two from Gujarat in top 10 in CA results

By   2 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Two students from the state have secured place in top 10 in all India rank (AIR) in the CA final exams. The results were declared on Thursday by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI). 15 students from the state have found place in top 50 which include nine […]

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Know your college portal

By   1 month ago

Gujarat Global News Network, New Delhi To help students decide on the choice of the colleges and the courses the Ministry of Human Resources Development has developed a “Know Your College” portal. This portal would help students make informed selection of a college. This portal covers almost 10,500 colleges which conduct about 14,000 programs in […]

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IIMA alumni contribute Rs.8 cr for infrastructure facility

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad For the first time in the history of Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad two individuals have contributed Rs.8 crore for development of infrastructure in the campus. The institute has received Rs.55 crore in last two years but this is the highest from individuals. With this contribution the students of the […]

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12th class supplementary exams from July 8

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Gandhinagar The supplementary examinations for class 12th will be held from July 8. According to a press release by Gujarat Secondary and Higher Secondary Education Board the practical exam for 12th science will be taken by schools. The examination for Maths and Biology will be taken on July 8. Chemistry and […]

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CM launches Vigyan Ganga project

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Chief minister Anandiben Patel launched the ‘Vigyan Ganga’ mobile van project in Dediyapada taluka of Narmada district on the second day of the ongoing school enrollment drive on Thursday. “Through the ‘Vigyan Ganga’ mobile van, children will learn to carry out scientific experiments and can teach others to do so. […]

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Class 10th result on Thursday

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Gandhinagar The result of SSC exams will be declared on Thursday. The result would be available on net and on phone. According to Gujarat State Education Board students can see their result by logging to www.gseb.org More than 9.25 lakh students appeared for the exams throughout the state. For news in […]

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599 students score more than 99 percentile in GUJCET

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad 599 students of B group have scored more than 99 percentile in GUJCET exams this year the result of which was declared here on Thursday. The exam is taken for admissions to medical and para medical courses. As many as 59,194 students appeared for the exams of which 58,037 gave […]

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GM to shut down Gujarat plant

By   4 days ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad In a major setback to the Vibrant Gujarat, General Motors first auto company to set up its manufacturing plant in Gujarat has announced that it will shut down the plant by second half of 2016. The US car manufacturing company plans to invest $ 1billion in India by 2020 that […]

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Electronic Verification of Income Tax Returns for A.Y. 2015-16

By   2 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, New Delhi The government has introduced revised norms of filing of Income Tax returns. Accordingly in case of individuals and certain other specified taxpayer, returns may be filed electronically followed by submission of signed paper copy of ITR-Verification form (ITR-V). However, to provide end-to-end enabled services to the tax payers, a […]

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GIFT City and Qianhai Shenzhen to work together

GIFT

By   3 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Chief Minister of Gujarat, Anandiben Patel, today held high level discussions at Qianhai Shenzhen – Hong Kong Modern Service Industry Cooperation Zone with the Chairman Zhang. An Intent of Co-operation was signed in the presence of the Chief Minister between GIFT City (Gujarat International Finance Tec-City) and Qianhai Shenzhen – Hong Kong Modern Service […]

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CM to showcase Gujarat as land of opportunity

By   3 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Chief minister of Gujarat Anandiben Patel will begin her China tour by attending the Chinese government’s programme to welcome Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Friday. She is leading a high-profile delegation from Gujarat to join the PM’s entourage. It has […]

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Sanya Diagnostics to expand in Gujarat

By   3 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network,Ahmedabad Sanya Diagnostics, a company focusing on Imaging and Radiology has worked out an ambitious plan to strengthen its presence in Gujarat. Disclosing this, chairman of the company, Hiralal Gujarat, said that much of its new centres in Gujarat and other parts of the country would be on Public Private Partnership (PPP) […]

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Real estate investment down in Gujarat by 22%

By   4 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad It is not so good news for Vibrant Gujarat. The state which is being modeled across the country by Prime Minister Narendra Modi is showing declining trends in investments. The investments in real estate in the state have dipped by 22 per cent in the last four years though Gujarat […]

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Rs. 42.56 crore spent on Vibrant Gujarat

By   4 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Gandhinagar The Gujarat government spent a massive Rs. 42.56 crore for three day Vibrant Summit aimed at attracting investments. In reply to a question raised by Congress MLA Shailesh Parmar, Chief Minister Anandiben Patel who is also Industry Minister shared the details of expenses made to organize Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors […]

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2 percent Swachh Bharat cess on taxable services

By   5 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, New Delhi The Central Government will impose a Swachh Bharat Cess on all or certain taxable services at a rate of 2% from a date to be notified. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced in his Budget Speech that the proceeds from this cess would be utilized for Swachh Bharat initiatives. He […]

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Railways conduct survey for consumer preference of bedroll

By   5 days ago

Gujarat Global News Network, New Delhi Ministry of Railways has started a survey on the consumer preference of bedrolls (bed-sheets, towel, pillow, blankets) required during the travel on trains. For this purpose, the Ministry of Railways has made available a detailed questionnaire Performa on the homepage of its own website www.indianrailways.gov.in for online submission of replies by […]

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Automatic Refund of e-tickets on Cancellation of Trains

By   2 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, New Delhi Ministry of Railways have decided to grant automatic refund of Confirmed/RAC e-tickets on cancellation of trains similar to waitlisted e-tickets. There shall not be any requirement for cancellation/filing of TDR for refund of e-tickets in case of cancellation of trains. This has become effective with effect from July 13, 2015. However, in case of […]

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Now book tatkal tickets without photocopy of ID proof

By   2 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Now passengers will not have to provide their identity proof while booking tatkal train tickets, be it in the online or offline mode. Instead, they can carry any one of the 10 prescribed proofs of identity, which include the passbook with photograph of a nationalised bank or a bank credit card […]

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Tourist helpline in 12 international languages soon

By   4 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, New Delhi To help tourists visiting the country the government has decided to start Incredible India Tourist Helpline in 12 International languages within a period of two months, Minister of State for Tourism (Independent Charge) Dr Mahesh Sharma has said. He was addressing a workshop on ‘Tourism Image & Impact’jointly organised […]

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138: New Railway helpline number

By   1 month ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Gandhinagar The Railways has introduced an exclusive all India helpline number 138 for specific queries regarding various types of passenger amenities, grievances and suggestions. This is specifically for queries/ complaints regarding to medical emergencies, food, cleanliness, coach maintenance, linen etc. The All India helpline numbers 139 for PNR, accommodation availability, fare […]

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Two railway routes in Gujarat to be “zero toilet discharge”

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, New Delhi As part of its initiative to free railway tracks from toilet discharge Indian Railways has selected two routes in Gujarat where coaches of trains will have bio toilets. The Railways has identified Kanalus-Dwarka-Okha and Porbander- Wansjalya routes where environment friendly zero discharge toilet system would be installed in the […]

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Railways change Tatkal booking rules

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Delhi Indian Railways has changed the timing for the booking of Tatkal tickets. Now customers can get a refund of upto 50% on cancellation of tatkal tickets. As per the new schedule, the Tatkal booking for AC classes will start at 10am and close at 11am, while for the non-AC classes, […]

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Free Wi-Fi service at Taj Mahal

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Agra Tourists visiting the Taj Mahal will be able to enjoy 30 minutes of free Wi-Fi usage from June 16. For every additional hour Rs 30 would be charged. The project is a part of the Central government’s ‘digital’ initiative. According to sources, the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has collaborated […]

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Special web pages created for Modi’s China visit

By   3 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad The Prime Minister Narendra Modi has shared specially created web-pages, on his upcoming visit to China, Mongolia and South Korea. Express your views on my upcoming China visit on this specially created page. http://www.narendramodi.in/china_home Keep up with the latest updates on my Mongolia visit through this page. http://www.narendramodi.in/mongolia_home Here is a page […]

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National Science Day: Science for nation building

By   5 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Science for Nation Building” is the theme of the National Science Day to be celebrated tomorrow –the 28th February. This year’s theme has been chosen for the purpose of raising public appreciation on scientific issues for the development of nation. National Science Day (NSD) is celebrated every year on 28th […]

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National level e-conference in Gandhinagar

By   6 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad  Gujarat will host the 18th national level e-conference at Mahatma Mandir in Gandhinagar on 30-31 January. The conference will be opened by Gujarat Chief Minister in presence of MoS in centre Dr. Jitendra Singh. Digital India, digital governance-new frontiers, e-governance leaders as change agents, accountable governance through social media and […]

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Idukki of Kerala has complete broadband coverage

By   7 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad With the commissioning of the National Optical Fibre Network (NOFN), the Idukki district of Kerala has become the first in India to be connected with the high speed broadband for all the areas of the district. Currently the District has a total of eight (8) Block Offices & 53 Gram […]

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Ministry of Water Resources has facebook page

By   9 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad In its efforts to reach to social media, the Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation today launched its official facebook page. The page was launched by newly appointed Union Minister of State for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Prof. Sanwar Lal Jat. Speaking on the […]

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Govt reconstitutes Sarabhai Awards Committee

By   9 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Gujarat Government has reconstituted Vikram Sarabhai Awards Committee after a lapse of three years. The 11 member committee is headed by Dr A S Kiran kumar, Director Space Application Centre. The main task before the committee is to give awards for the last three years. Its member secretary Dr. Narottam […]

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PSLV successfully launches IRNSS-1C

By   10 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Delhi ISRO`s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, PSLV-C26, successfully launched IRNSS-1C, the third satellite in the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS), in the early morning hours of today (October 16, 2014) at 0132 hours IST from Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota. This is the twenty seventh consecutively successful mission of PSLV. […]

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PSLV-C26 to be launched on October 16

By   10 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad ISRO`s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle, PSLV-C26, is now scheduled to be launched on Thursday, October 16, from Satish Dhawan Space Centre SHAR, Sriharikota. The launch window of the mission opens at 0132 hrs IST and lasts till 0147 hrs IST. The lift-off is scheduled at the opening of the launch […]

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IAF remembers Flying Officer Anil Kumar

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad A play in the Air Force Auditorium was enacted on life story of Flying Officer MP ‘Anil Kumar who was a MiG-21 pilot in the Indian Air Force in 1988. This accident occurred on 28 June 1988 while he was returning to the Officers’ Mess after night flying.  He was on […]

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Advanced Jet Trainer of IAF crashes

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad One Hawk, Advanced Jet Trainer (AJT) of the IAF crashed near Baharagora about 50 Km west of Kalaikunda airbase at about 1328 hrs, today. Both the pilots who were airborne from Kalaikunda air base on a routine flying training sortie, ejected safely. A Court of Inquiry has been ordered to […]

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Air Marshal Dhir takes over as SWAC chief

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Air Marshal Ravinder Kumar Dhir has taken over as Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief (AOC-in-C) of South Western Air Command (SWAC),. On arrival at HQ SWAC, the Air Marshal inspected a ceremonial Guard of honour and met the key personnel. On assuming command as the AOC-in-C of SWAC, he extended warm greetings […]

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Air Marshal Dhanoa takes over as VCAS

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, New Delhi Air Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa AVSM YSM VM took over as the Vice Chief of the Air Staff (VCAS) on 01 June 2015. Air Marshal Dhanoa has taken over as Vice Chief of the Air Staff from Air Marshal Ravi Kant Sharma PVSM AVSM VM ADC, who relinquished the […]

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Shipyards should compress delivery schedule of warships

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has asked shipyards, both public and private, to compress delivery schedules of warships and other platforms for the Navy and Coast Guard. Addressing the Naval Commanders’ Conference Parrikar said in the last one year the modernisation plan of the Navy has gained significant momentum with induction […]

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Fast Attack boats off Kutch coast

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad India’s Border Security Force(BSF) on Tuesday tested and commissioned three fast attack boats ‘Agni’, ‘Prahar’ and ‘Garva’ in creek area along Pakistan border. American made fast attack boat consumes 300 litre diesel in one hour operation. It takes just 15-30 second time to cross 1 km distance. On Tuesday, three […]

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Naval base Porbandar commissioned as INS Sardar Patel

INS Sardar Patel

By   3 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Naval Base Porbandar, also known as Dwarka II was today formally commissioned as INS Sardar Patel by Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel. The naval base, which came into existence in Mar 1985, has been the Forward Operating Base of the Navy in Gujarat. Dwarka II has been the Headquarters of […]

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200 years of Gorkha Regiment

Gorkha

By   3 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad April 24, 2015 is a great day in the annals of Indian Army’s glorious history. The oldest existing infantry battalion of the ‘Third Gorkha Regiment’, the ‘First Battalion,The Third Gorkha Rifles’ better known as 1/3 Gorkha Rifles, is celeberating the 200th anniversary of their raising on this day. Only a […]

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Gujarat is third worst for road accidents

By   2 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, New Delhi Speeding killed 13 people on Gujarat roads every day in 2014, according to ‘Accidental Deaths and Suicides in India’ (ADSI)-2014, a report by the National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB). In fact, Gujarat recorded the third highest number of deaths, 4,830, due to speeding in India. Maharashtra (6,953) and Tamil […]

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Birth of 11 Asiatic lion cubs in Gir

By   2 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Gir, the only abode of Asiatic lions has now become home to 11 new more members. Four lionesses gave birth to 11 cubs two days back. All are in good health and will open their eyes in 15 days. Deputy Conservator of Forest Gir Natural Park, Sandeep Kumar said that […]

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Ahmedabad to have international football stadium

By   2 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Ahmedabad will soon have an international standard football stadium with a capacity pf 20,000. The stadium will come up at the sprawling land of closed Abad dairy in Kankaria area of the city. The stadium will be built under Public-Private Partnership between Gujarat Government and SE TransStadia . The sports arena, […]

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First time Indian students can work in UK

By   3 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, New Delhi Britain will allow first time Indian students -first-time undergraduates and postgraduates – to work for 20 hours a week during term time and fulltime during holidays. Earlier during the week UK had announced a ban on working for overseas students. UK immigration minister James Brokenshire has said that the […]

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Online police verification for passports soon

By   3 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, New Delhi Police verification for passports would soon be online. Its time frame will also be reduced from existing 20 days to less than a week. The Central Home ministry will soon issue guidelines for it. The system is expected to be implemented by November this year. SP rank officers will […]

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Railways launches website in Hindi

By   4 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, New Delhi Indian Railways has launched its website in Hindi. Hindi version of www.irctc.co.in will facilitate E-Ticketing portal services for a large section of Hindi speaking population of the country. Indian Railway’s E-ticketing System www.irctc.co.in is one of the most widely used ‘Government to Citizen’ services operational in the country. It […]

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Venus and Jupiter will have a close celestial dance today evening

By   1 month ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad The two brightest stars in the sky – planets Venus and Jupiter will be snuggled up next to each other in the evening sky. The configuration, called a conjunction, isn’t all that rare, and will appear sometime in August 2016. The conjunction will be seen just after the sunset at 7.29 pm and […]

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Heavy rains take toll of two lions in Gujarat

By   1 month ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Gandhinagar At least two lions were killed in flood waters in Gujarat. Their bodies were found near Palitana. They are believed to have been swept away in the flooding waters caused by heavy rains in the state on Wedneday. The dead bodies of lions were found from Garajiya village near Palitana. […]

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Latest book on Kedarnath, Dwadash Jyotirlinga

Dwadash Jyotirlinga book

By   6 months ago

In this book Vipul Shukla provides latest information on Dwadash Jyotirlinga -temples of Lord Shiva.

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E-darshan of Lord Shiva at Somnath

Lord Shiva-1

By   1 year ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Somnath Trust which looks after the Somnath temple, the first Jyotirlinga, has made elaborate arrangements for online darshan of Lord Shiva and other rituals. A release issued by the Trust said that tourists are flocking to the temple for the Shravan month which according to Hindu calendar, Vikram Samvat, used […]

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VIP darshan facility at Pashupatinath temple

By   2 years ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Now, one can have better and more informed darshan of Pashupatinath temple as it will have VIP darshan facility from January 1.

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Southern Kashi and Second Jyotirlinga-Bhramaramba Mallikarjuna Srisailam

By   4 years ago

Travelling in a bus in South India if you suddenly see beautiful mountains capped lush with enchanting sound of Om Namah Shivay then it must be Bhramaramba Mallikarjunaswamy Srisailam or what is popularly called Srisailam.

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Pilgrims progress to Aundha Nagnath Jyotirlinga

By   4 years ago

Nagnath is the sacred 8th Jyotirlinga among 12 Jyotirlingas.

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Pashupatinath makes Dwadash Jyotirlinga yatra complete

By   4 years ago

The Temple of Pashupatinath in Nepal is the biggest temple complex in the nation in the lap of Himalaya. E

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On Omkareshwar Mamaleshwar Jyotirlinga pilgrimage

By   4 years ago

Omkareshwar is an island in the river Narmada in the Nimad region of Western Madhya Pradesh.

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Mahakaleshwar- the third revered Jyotirlinga

By   4 years ago

Call it a city of famous Hindu king Vikramaditya or great poet Kalidas or city of Tantriks, Ujjain is known for its great cultural and spiritual importance like Varanasi or Benaras.

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Common man R K Laxman no more

By   6 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad R K Laxman, the country’s best-known cartoonist, passed away today evening, at the Dinanath Mangeshkar hospital in Pune. He was on life support for the past few days. He was 93. Born in 1921 in Mysore, Laxman had no formal training in cartooning but the work he put out over […]

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Pahalaj Nihalani new chief of censor board

By   7 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad After the mass resignation of the chairperson and nine members of the Central Board of Film Certification, the government today reconstituted the Board with Pahalaj Nihalani as its chairperson. All will have three year term as per the government notification. The members are ,Mihir Bhuta ,Prof. Syed Abdul Bari , Ramesh Patange , […]

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Media should not run parallel trial ,Jaitely

Arun

By   7 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Minister for Finance, Corporate Affairs and Information & Broadcasting, Arun Jaitley has said that in the last two decades, the conventional contours of the issues pertaining to Freedom and Responsibility of Media had changed due to changes in the nature and content of media and the definition of news. News […]

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Former SC Judge C K Prasad to head Press Council

By   8 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad The former Supreme Court judge Chandramauli Kumar Prasad has been appointed Chairman of the Press Council of India. Justice Prasad retired in mid-July. The 65-year-old judge will succeed Markanday Katju, whose three-year term ended on October 11. “For news in Hindi see our Hindi daily Chaupal Chronicle”

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Gujarat Dipotsvi-2070 released

dipotsavi vimochan Hon CM (1)

By   10 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad “It is our collective responsibility to preserve and nurture our great Gujarati cultural heritage,” Anandiben Patel, chief minister of Gujarat said at a function held to release the ‘Gujarat Dipotsvi – 2070′ edition. “The words and literatures are playing pioneering roles in nurturing the prideful heritage and virtues of Garvi […]

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Veteran Journalist M V Kamath dies at 93

By   10 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Veteran journalist and former chairman of Prasar Bharati M.V. Kamath died on Thursday morning in his native place Manipal in Karnataka. He was 93 and had been hospitalised for the past few days. He breathed his last around 6:30 am, said his nephew Jairam Kamath. Padma Bhushan Madhav Vittal Kamath […]

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Bhartendu Harishchandra Awards to have more money

The Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting (Independent Charge), Environment, Forest and Climate Change (Independent Charge) and Parliamentary Affairs,  Prakash Javadekar addressing at the presentation ceremony of the prestigious Bhartendu Harishchandra Puraskar

By   11 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Delhi The Minister for Information & Broadcasting, Prakash Javadekar said that there will be change in the amount and categories of the Bhartendu Harishchandra Awards.  He was speaking at a function to confer Awards for the years 2011 and 2012. Speaking on the occasion, Javadekar said that while the prize money […]

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Bhartendu Harischandra Awards for 2011 & 12

The Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting (Independent Charge), Environment, Forest and Climate Change (Independent Charge) and Parliamentary Affairs,  Prakash Javadekar releasing a book titled “Kashi”, at an exhibition, during the presentation ceremony of the prestigious Bhartendu Harishchandra Puraskar for the year 2011 & 2012, in New Delhi

By   11 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Delhi The Minister for Information & Broadcasting, Prakash Javadekar today conferred the Bhartendu Harishchandra Awards for the years 2011 and 2012. These awards named after the great writer have been instituted to promote writings in Hindi. For the year 2011, the first prize in the Journalism and Mass Communication category was awarded […]

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