India  /  Published 22.06.19

Scorched earth, gasping: Not a drop to drink

India is in a drought situation, the worst in decades. Maharashtra is reeling, so are Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. Even Jammu experienced heat waves...
By Paromita Kar in

Opinion  /  Published 18.06.19

Is the promise of piped water a pipe dream?

Those who do not learn from tragedy are condemned to repeat it. Nearly 43.4 per cent of India is now drought-struck, according to the drought early warning system. Gujarat, Maharashtra, Karnataka and ...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 15.06.19

7 hotel employees and sanitation workers die while cleaning sewer in Vadodara

Three hotel employees and four sanitation workers died on Saturday after inhaling toxic fumes while cleaning sewer of a hotel in Vadodara district, officials said.The incident happened shortly after m...
By PTI in Vadodara

India  /  Published 14.06.19

Congress Gujarat Rajya Sabha poll alert

The Congress on Thursday cautioned the Election Commission not to hold elections to the two vacant Rajya Sabha seats from Gujarat separately, fearful that such a move may be attempted to help the BJP....
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 13.06.19

Gujarat seeks Odisha help on cyclone

Army, air force and disaster response teams have been put on standby on the Gujarat coast ahead of Thursday morning’s expected landfall by “very severe cyclonic storm” Vayu, and the coastguard h...
By Subhashish Mohanty and PTI in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 16.03.20

Another Congress MLA resigns from Gujarat Assembly

Another Congress MLA in Gujarat has resigned ahead of the Rajya Sabha polls in the state, taking the tally of legislators who have quit the party to five.Gujarat Assembly speaker Rajendra Trivedi info...
By PTI in Ahmedabad

India  /  Published 15.03.20

4 Gujarat Congress MLAs resign from House ahead of RS polls

Four Congress MLAs in Gujarat have tendered their resignation to Assembly Speaker Rajendra Trivedi ahead of the election to the four Rajya Sabha seats in the state to be held on March 26.The four Cong...
By PTI in Ahmedabad

India  /  Published 08.03.20

2002 Naroda Gam riot case judge transferred

A special SIT judge hearing the 2002 Naroda Gam riot case, in which former BJP minister Maya Kodnani is an accused, has been transferred as principal district judge of Valsad by an order of Gujarat Hi...
By PTI in Ahmedabad

Opinion  /  Published 04.01.19

Stray cows expose BJP's poor grasp of farming

Cows — not chickens — seem to have come home to roost for the Bharatiya Janata Party. So much so that there are murmurs within the party itself. A BJP parliamentarian has spoken up on stray cattle...
By The Editorial Board in

Entertainment  /  Published 09.11.19

Why trying to play Gujju in Bollywood doesn't work

What’s it about Gujarat that it may be a hit on the political scene but is a disaster at the Hindi box office? From Shah Rukh Khan to Kangana Ranaut and Rajkummar Rao, every actor who has attempted ...
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