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Mansarovar yatra to cost 20% more from this year

By   April 17, 2015

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Pilgrims going to Kailash Mansarovar yatra will have to shell 20%more from this year as the Chinese government has hiked the bus tour rates by $350. This means one will have to shell out additional Rs.25, 000. The decision would put up additional burden on pilgrims. About 5,000 from the […]

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Real estate investment down in Gujarat by 22%

By   April 16, 2015

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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Gujarat HC rejects abortion plea of a rape survivor

By   April 16, 2015

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad The Gujarat High Court has rejected a abortion plea of a rape survivor who is 28 weeks pregnant. The 24 -year -old woman had approached the HC seeking nod to terminate the foetus as her husband would not accept the child. Justice J B Pardiwala said that that foetus was […]

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Tata Sky brings recharge coupon of Rs 8

Tata

By   April 10, 2015

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Tata Sky has come out with a daily recharge coupon for its DTH. A coupon of Rs 8 can give you access to 180 channels for one day. Announcing this here, CCO of the Company Malay Dikshit said that this would help company attract more customers because there are many […]

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Strike by civic employees hit medical and transport services

By   April 9, 2015

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Medical services in the AMC run hospitals remained paralyzed for the second day on Thursday due to ongoing strike of nursing staff and class 4 employees. Transport and cleaning services were also affected as drivers and conductors and sweepers went on strike to press for their long pending demands. The […]

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Gujarat HC rejects abortion plea of a rape survivor

By   2 days ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad The Gujarat High Court has rejected a abortion plea of a rape survivor who is 28 weeks pregnant. The 24 -year -old woman had approached the HC seeking nod to terminate the foetus as her husband would not accept the child. Justice J B Pardiwala said that that foetus was […]

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Strike by civic employees hit medical and transport services

By   1 week ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Medical services in the AMC run hospitals remained paralyzed for the second day on Thursday due to ongoing strike of nursing staff and class 4 employees. Transport and cleaning services were also affected as drivers and conductors and sweepers went on strike to press for their long pending demands. The […]

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CEPT University controversy hurts its founder Doshi

By   1 week ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad The controversy over changes in the building of the famous CEPT today took new turn as it brought its founder architecture BV Doshi and the management headed by Bimal Patel on collision path. At a hurriedly called Press conference Doshi expressed his displeasure over the management’s move to make changes […]

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CNG-PNG rates cut

By   2 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Gandhinagar Gujarat government run company Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation(GSPC) today announced cut in prices of CNG and PNG. PNG rate will come down by Rs. 1.17/kg and available at Rs. 23.66/kg instead of Rs. 24.86, while CNG rate will come down by Rs. 1.30/kg and available at Rs. 47.00/kg instead of […]

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Gujarat government passes controversial anti terror bill

By   3 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Gandhinagar Gujarat assembly on Tuesday passed the controversial Control of Terrorism and Organised Crime Bill (GCTOC) amidst protest by opposition Congress. The bill returned thrice by President allows police to intercept and record telephonic conversations and submit them as evidences in court. The bill was introduced when Narendra Modi was Chief Minister. […]

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HC rejects bail plea of Asaram

By   3 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Gandhinagar Gujarat High Court on Friday rejected the temporary bail plea of self-styled godman Asaram seeking release of 30 days to perform last rites of his nephew. He is accused in an alleged rape case. Asaram had moved the Gujarat High Court after a local court rejected his bail plea. Justice […]

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Gujarat announces relief for rain affected farmers

By   3 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Gandhinagar The state government on Thursday announced a special relief package for farmers whose crops have been destroyed due to recent unseasonal rains. In a statement in the State Assembly Agriculture Minister Babubhai Bokhiria said that applications would be invited from the affected farmers and then compensation would be paid. Giving […]

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Over 300 govt schools closed in Gujarat

By   3 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Gandhinagar Despite the state government’s much publicized “shala praveshotsav” programme more than 300 secondary and higher secondary schools in the state have been closed down for lack of students. Some of the schools had less than 20 students!! This reply was given by State Education Minister in the Assembly today in […]

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Amit Shah attends budget session of Gujarat Assembly

By   1 month 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   1 month 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   1 month 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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Solanki to be new state Congress President

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, New Delhi Former Union minister Bharatsinh Solanki has been appointed as the new Gujarat Congress chief. This will be his second stint as party president. Earlier he was state chief from 2006-2008. He replaces Arjun Modwadia who had resigned soon after the party’s poor performance in the 2012 assembly elections but […]

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Appointments in nine Boards and Corporations

By   4 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel today appointed seven Chairman, two Deputy-Chair man and 31 members in Boards-Corporations. With this, till the date Mrs. Patel has appointed as many as 20 Chair Persons, 7 Deputy-Chair Persons and 144 members in the Boards-Corporations under the State Government so far. Chairman are: Ramilaben […]

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Former Cong MLA joins BJP

By   4 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Former Congress MLA Paresh Vasava who represented Nizar assembly seat in south Gujarat for three terms, today joined BJP. His joining BJP was announced by State BJP General Secretary Bharatsinhji Parmar welcomed Vasava. Gujarat BJP vice president IK Jadeja said that Pareshbhai has joined BJP to further spread the reach […]

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Gujarat Ministers and their portfolios

By   5 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad With the induction of four ministers, assinmentsof different ministers have changed. Here is the list of portfolio of all ministers. Chief Minister Anandi Patel- GAD, Administrative Reforms and Training, Industry, Home, Climate Change, Ports, Information and Broadcasting, Narmada, Kalpasar, Revenue, Disaster Management, Urban Development, Science and Technology (revoked from Bhupendrasinh […]

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Ahmed Patel adopts Tribal village Vandri

School children cramped in a jeep

By   5 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad As per the Saansad Aadarsh Gram Yojana, Rajya Sabha MP from Gujarat Ahmed Patel has decided to adopt the Vandri Village in Dumkal Group Gram Panchayat of the Narmada District. This village has been adopted as it is a remote tribal village and residents here have little access to basic […]

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City police chief demands re-examination of 12th biology paper

By   2 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Gandhinagar City Police Commissioner Shivanand Jha has asked for re-examination of 12th biology paper which was leaked. The police has arrested six persons in this case but the CP feels that no injustice should be done to the students. In a letter to State Education Board Jha said that there appears […]

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12th computer exam blunders, re- examination ordered

By   3 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Gandhinagar Blunders in computer paper of 12the general stream made students cry on Wednesday. The paper, last one, is considered to be the simplest. But students had a tough time as more than 65 percent of the questions were out of syllabus. Following representations the The Gujarat Education Board has decided […]

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GTU techfest begins from March 27

By   3 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad The two- day central Techfest of Gujarat Technology University (GTU) will begin from Friday. There will be more than 40 technical events and six workshops. TechFest is a good platform to convert students’ imagination into reality, a senior GTU official said. From year 2014, GTU has decided to organize the […]

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Ela Bhatt is Chancellor of Gujarat Vidyapith

By   1 month ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad After long search Gujarat Vidyapith has ultimately found its Chancellor. Founder of SEWA Ela Bhatt has been selected for the post of Chancellor of Gujarat Vidyapith founded by Gandhiji. Govindbhai Raval, one of the trustees, had recommended her name.Earlier Gujarat Vidyapith had decided to have Gopal Krishna Gandhi as it […]

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Ahmedabad schools will have to admit 3,000 students under RTE

By   3 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Going by the poor response of admissions of poor children in private schools under the RTE (Right to Education)  norms the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation has worked out a detailed plan this year to ensure 25 percent admissions. The AMC has set a new and higher target this year. A team […]

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IIMA’s ranking improves

By   3 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad  The Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad’s position in theFinancial Times’ ranking of the top full-time global MBA programmes has moved up from number 30 in 2014 to 26 this year, IIM-A Director Ashish Nanda said here on Wednesday. “Although gratified by improvement in our rank, let me reiterate that we look at […]

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-ECA global opens IUPP centre in Ahmedabad

By   3 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad  ECA global which is specializing in proving education in countries like Australia has opened the International University Pathway Programme (IUPP) centre in Ahmedabad which will become operational from this month. Announcing this Rupesh Singh said that Ahmedabad centre was the second one after Chandigardh. These are among number of centres […]

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Gujarat seeks 170 more seats for MBBS

By   4 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, New Delhi The state government has sought 100 seats for MBBS course in Surat and 70 seats in Vadodara. An ESI medical college has also been proposed with the assistance of Union government. This was stated by Chief Minister Anandiben Patel during her meeting with Union Health & family Welfare Minister […]

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Real estate investment down in Gujarat by 22%

By   2 days 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   3 weeks 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   2 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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Now state owned banks to remain closed on alternate Saturdays

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, New Delhi Now public sector banks will remain shut on alternate Saturdays, according to a deal reached between employee unions and the Indian Banks’ Association on Monday. Employees demand for 15 percent wage hike has also been accepted. Following this the unions have withdrawn their strike call. “Long pending demand of […]

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Maheshwar Sahu is on RIL board

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad The Board of Directors of Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) announced the appointment of  Maheswar Sahu, IAS (Retd), as an Independent Director on the Board with immediate effect. With this, the Board has 14 members, with eight being Independent Directors. Adil Zainulbhai, Chairman of the Board’s Human Resources, Nomination and Remuneration Committee said […]

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Six Swiss Exchange for listing of Indian companies

Team of Six Stock Exchange

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Six, a Switzerland-based stock exchange, is in India scouting Indian companies for listing. The move initiating in 2012 is focused on life science sector, one of the core area of the exchange. Six is the third largest exchange in equity segment in the Europe. “Life science is our core area […]

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BOB staff stages dharna for recovery from defaulter

BOB-1

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad  A team of staff of Bank of Baroda today had a novel programme to build pressure on a defaulter industrialist. The team first visited the premises of the company Jalaram Rice Industries near Kheda and later at the residence of the owner in Nadiad. They shouted slogans asking the owner […]

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DGFT introduces online processes

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Directorate General of Foreign Trade has started operationalising online filing of Importer Exporter Code (IEC) applications, online processing and issue of e-IECs in digital format. Now new entrepreneurs/exporters/importers can apply online for issue of new IEC from the comfort of their home/IT Kiosk with no more visits to the Regional […]

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Mansarovar yatra to cost 20% more from this year

By   1 day ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Pilgrims going to Kailash Mansarovar yatra will have to shell 20%more from this year as the Chinese government has hiked the bus tour rates by $350. This means one will have to shell out additional Rs.25, 000. The decision would put up additional burden on pilgrims. About 5,000 from the […]

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Premium special train from Ahmedabad to Chennai on 20 April

By   2 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Western Railways will run a Premium special from Chennai on 17th April and from Ahmedabad on 20th April to cop up with heavy rush of passengers. Train No. 00601 Chennai – Ahmedabad Premium special will depart on 17th April (Friday) at 20.00 hrs from Chennai Central and reach Surat at […]

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Extra II AC coach Okha-Ernakulam Express

By   3 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad There will be one extra II AC coach Okha-Ernakulam  Express train on temporary basis for the summer rush. According to a press release by Western Railway one extra II AC coach will be attached in 16337 Okha-Ernakulam Express from 30th March to 29th June. While in 16338 one extra II […]

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France to open visa desk in Ahmedabad

By   3 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad People from Gujarat will now not have to travel to Mumbai for France visa. France will soon open a visa desk in Ahmedabad. It is likely to be operational from June. It would be offering Schengen visas, Francois Richier, French Ambassador to India said. He said that last year France […]

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Lower berths for senior citizens and female passengers in trains

By   3 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, New Delhi The Ministry of Railways has announced special reservation facilities for senior citizens and female passengers including pregnant women who will automatically get lower berths in the computerised reservation system. There is a provision in the computerised Passenger Reservation System (PRS) to allot lower berth automatically to male passengers above […]

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Helpline nos to be printed on railway tickets

By   1 month ago

Gujarat Global News Network, New Delhi Railways has decided to print its helpline numbers on tickets. Accordingly All India Helpline Number ‘138’ and “PNR and train arrival/departure enquiry No. 139 will be printed on front side all the railway tickets. While the security helpline number 182 will be printed on the back of the tickets. Indian […]

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Parking rate at Ahmedabad airport increased

By   1 month ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Parking rate at Ahmedabad international Airport has been increased. There is no change in free parking time. It is free for the first 10 minutes at the domestic airport and 12 minutes at the International airport. Charges for parking a two-wheeler have been hiked from Rs15 to Rs20. Parking a […]

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Amaranth yatra to commence from July 2nd

By   1 month ago

Gujarat Global News Network, New Delhi The process of registration of pilgrims for Amarnath Yatra 2015 has started.  This year’s Yatra will commence on 2nd July via both the routes Baltal and Pahalgram, and conclude on 29th August. Registration is necessary for the Yatri. Nobody, shall be allowed to undertake the Yatra without Yatra Permit which is valid […]

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National Science Day: Science for nation building

By   2 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   3 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   3 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   5 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   6 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   6 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   6 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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India creates Martian history

By   7 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad India created history by successful entry of India’s Mars Orbiter Spacecraft entering into an orbit around planet Mars today morning. It was a maiden attempt. None of the three other countries could make it in their first mission. And it was the cheapest of all. Thus India not only proved […]

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Women officers in IAF team Sarang

Sqn Ldr Deepika Misra and Sqn Ldr Sourabh Kakkar with their daughter Aalya.

By   2 months ago

For the first time women officers have joined Sarang helicopter display team of IAF which was regarded as male bastion.

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INS Rajali command with Capt Vinod Kumar Pisharody

HANDING AND TAKING OVER OF COMMAND AT INS RAJALI

By   3 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Commodore Puneet Kumar Bahl has handed over the reins of Indian Navy Ship (INS) Rajali to    Captain Vinod Kumar Pisharody at INS Rajali Naval Base, Arakkonam today. The Commodore has commanded INS Rajali for a period of about 3 years and 3 months during which the air station achieved remarkable […]

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IAF show in Ahmedabad draws huge crowds

Static Display

By   3 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Awareness drive by Indian Air Force at GMDC Ground, Gujarat University had huge crowds of enthusiastic amdavadis enjoying variety of activities. motivate the youth to accept the challenging career opportunities available in the IAF.  During the awareness drive, had activities like Static display, Para sailing, Powered Hang Gliding, Slithering Operation […]

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Six units of Sikh Regiment gets award on Army Day

Army Day

By   3 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad On the eve of the Army Day 2015, six battalions of THE SIKH REGIMENT have been awarded with Chief of Army Staff Unit Citation and Army Commander’s Unit Appreciation. Chief of Army Staff Unit Citation and Army Commander’s Unit Appreciation is an official recognition of outstanding and meritorious contribution made […]

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PM presents awards to innovators on Army Day

By   3 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad In a unique initiative aimed at recognizing and awarding innovation among youth, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, today presented Certificates of Excellence to eight young innovative officers of the Indian Army. The certificates were presented to the officers for unique innovations done by these officers, in areas such as reconnaissance, […]

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Land Yachting expedition in Rann of Kutch

Flagging off  Land Yatching Expedition in Kutch, gujrat  on 05 Jan 15

By   3 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad  On the occasion of the 22nd Corps Day of Army Air Defence, a Land Yachting Expedition is being conducted in Rann of Kutch, Gujarat. The expedition was flagged off on 05 Jan 15 through the Army Training Node for the sport and shall be flagged in on 10 Jan 15, […]

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DRDO wins India Innovation Award

By   4 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO), has been once again awarded the prestigious Thomson Reuters India Innovation Award- 2014 in category of “Research Institutions”. Avinash Kumar, Additional Director (IPR), DRDO HQ received the award on behalf of DRDO at a function held in Mumbai on yesterday. The award was adjudged […]

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IAF organizes awareness drive to motivate youth

By   4 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad The Indian Air Force has undertaken a special drive to motivate youth from Gujarat to join IAF. As part of this exercise special programmes at Vadodara, Bhuj and Jamnagar were organized where school and college students were given a brief idea about IAF and career opportunities. Activities like microlight flying, […]

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Tata Sky brings recharge coupon of Rs 8

Tata

By   1 week ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Tata Sky has come out with a daily recharge coupon for its DTH. A coupon of Rs 8 can give you access to 180 channels for one day. Announcing this here, CCO of the Company Malay Dikshit said that this would help company attract more customers because there are many […]

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US H-1B visa cap filled in 5 days

By   1 week ago

Gujarat Global News Network, New Delhi If one goes by the record of H1 visas Uncle Sam’s land is still favourite among Indians. The US said it has reached the cap for the much-coveted H-1B work visas for 2016 within the first five days for the third consecutive year and will now conduct a lottery […]

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India to have single emergency number soon

By   2 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, New Delhi Soon India will have a ‘112’ as the single emergency number. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has released recommendations on implementation of a single emergency number across the country. According to the recommendations on implementation of ‘Single number based Integrated Emergency Communication & Response System (IECRS), the […]

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Blood moon on shortest lunar eclipse on Saturday

By   2 weeks ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad People in the world will be able to see blood moon on Saturday when the first partial lunar eclipse for the year 2015 wil occur. Saturday is a full moon day and it would be shortest total lunar eclipse of the 21st century. It will be visible in Ahmedabad and other parts […]

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Rs three crore diamond theft in Surat

By   1 month ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad A young employee of a diamond polishing firm of Surat decamped with rough diamonds worth about Rs three crore. The firm Shree Ramkrishna Exports (SRK) has traced him through CCTV footage and is said to be 22-year-old employee Sagar Kapuria . At 8:20 am on Monday, Kapuria took the packet […]

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Ahmedabad branch of ICAI best in the country

New team of Ahmedabad ICAI with trophy

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad Ahmedabad Branch of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, has been adjudged as the Best Branch for the year 2014-15 (Mega Branch Category) in the country in the 65th Annual Function of ICAI held at New Delhi. This is 2nd year in a row that the Branch has been adjudged as […]

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Father Valles felicitated

Father

By   2 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad  89 year old Father Vallés one of the most popular teachers among students of St. Xavier’s College and a writer with great fan following was today felicitated in Ahmedabad. During his stay in Ahmedabad for almost 40 years he established himself as Mathematics teacher and also a writer whose books […]

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Siri Fort auditorium with upgraded facilities

By   3 months ago

Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad  With state of art projection and sound facilities, Siri Fort Auditorium in Delhi has become one of the best places for viewing films. The digital projection and Dolby sound system enables cinema lovers to enjoy a memorable viewing of movies. Siri Fort auditorium had US President Barack Obama recently who […]

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Latest book on Kedarnath, Dwadash Jyotirlinga

Dwadash Jyotirlinga book

By   2 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   9 months 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   1 year 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   3 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   3 years ago

Nagnath is the sacred 8th Jyotirlinga among 12 Jyotirlingas.

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Pashupatinath makes Dwadash Jyotirlinga yatra complete

By   3 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   3 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   3 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   3 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   3 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   3 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   5 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   6 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   6 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   7 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   7 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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