Paralympian Bhavina Patel

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Gujarat Govt's Sports-Related Programs Do Not Cover Para Athletes: Bhavina Patel

During an engagement with Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel on October 14, Bhavana Patel, silver-medalist at Tokyo-Paralympics 2020, said that "more" has to be done for para-athletes since existing programs for endeavoring government jobs for athletes is impervious. She stated that the Gujarat government's sports initiatives do not include para-athletes. "I have one more request. Those who win gold, silver, or bronze in national events,… read-more

Fri, 15 Oct 2021 - 02:00 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Paralympian, Gujarat, Gujarat Government, job

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Vehicles on road amid Rainfall

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IMD Issues Alert For Heavy Rainfall In Gujarat, Bengal, Odisha

In the latest notification, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has warned against very heavy to extremely heavy rainfall over several parts of Gujarat on September 29. As per the IMD's prediction, the depression over the northeast Arabian Sea could also turn into a cyclone like 'Gulab' but the new update will be announced later in the day. Besides, IMD also predicted heavy rainfall in West Bengal, Odisha, and Jharkhand. 

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 - 09:52 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: rainfall, IMD, Gujarat, Heavy Rain, cyclone

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Usage of Dark web to communicate for sea-crossing crime


Drug Mafia Using Dark Web & Satellite Phones For Communication: GJ

While probing drug seizures, Gujarat Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS), the narcotics control bureau, and local police have found that drug mafia criminals are using virtual numbers through the dark web to communicate to avoid detection. On September 18 during the mid-sea operation, ATS officers have found the criminals using Thuraya and Satellite phones to communicate. These drug mafias are operating from Iran, Pakistan, Nigeria, and South Africa… read-more

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 - 04:44 PM / by Harsh V Singh

Tags: ATS, Drug Mafia, Nigeria, Africa, Gujarat, Iran

Courtesy: The Times of India

Ahmedabad People

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Civic Facilities To Be Denied To Unvaccinated People Starting Sept 20: Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation ordered on September 17 that unvaccinated people will be barred from using civic facilities in Gujarat from September 20. As per reports, the decision was taken to accelerate the Covid-19 Vaccination process as much as possible. People in Gujarat will now have to show their Vaccine Certificate to use Civic Facilities like public transport, libraries sports complex etc from September 20. 

Sat, 18 Sep 2021 - 08:59 PM / by Balaji L

Tags: Civic authorities, Covid-19, No entry, Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation, Gujarat

Courtesy: DNA

Keshpallav Hair Oil

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Avimee Herbals: 'Chemical Free' Keshpallav Hair Oil For Hair Problems

Radha Krishan Choudhary of Gujarat's Surat, with his wife Shakuntala, started "Avimee Herbals" in June 2021. The hair oil aims to provide a chemical-free solution to deal with issues like early balding, excessive hair loss, greying, and dandruff. For three months, the couple ran experiments on themselves, close friends and family. The couple prioritises the quality of "Keshpallav Hair Oil" over money. 

Sat, 18 Sep 2021 - 07:50 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: HAIR OIL, entrepreneur, Hair Loss, cold-press oil, Gujarat

Courtesy: The Better India

Gujarat CM Bhupendra Patel

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Gujarat Govt To Be 'Remote Controlled' By Anandiben Patel: Congress

Following Bhupendra Patel replacing the incumbent CM of Gujarat Vijay Rupani, Congress attacked BJP that government will now be remote-controlled by the 2016 CM of Gujarat, Anandiben Patel. Gujarat Vidhan Sabha Congress leader Paresh Dhanani said, "government has shifted the power, but the problem persists." He added, "Amit Shah has misruled the government during Covid-19 which, led to power been given to Anandiben".

Mon, 13 Sep 2021 - 01:39 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: Gujarat, Bhupendra Patel, BJP, Amit Shah, Vijay Rupani, Anandiben Patel

Courtesy: The Indian Express

BJP Forced By AAP To Change CM In Uttarakhand & Gujarat

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Ineffective Opposition Led To CM Change In GJ, U'Khand: Raghav Chadha

"The BJP was obliged to change Chief Ministers of Uttarakhand and Gujarat due to Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) challenge," said Raghav Chadha, National spokesperson of AAP on Sept 12. "Ineffective, compromised, and unsuccessful opposition" is causing both parties to play "musical chair" in two states, Chadha added. He reiterated that Uttarakhand and Gujarat have no strong opposition due to an accord between these parties.

Mon, 13 Sep 2021 - 01:10 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: AAP, BJP, Gujarat, Uttarakhand, Congress Party, Raghav Chadha

Courtesy: The Hindu

New CM of Gujarat Bhupendra Patel with former CM Vijay Rupani.

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BJP Announces MLA Bhupendra Patel As New CM Of Gujarat

In the latest development of Gujarat Politics, BJP MLA Bhupendra Patel has been announced as the new Chief Minister of Gujarat on September 12. Reportedly, Patel was chosen in the presence of central observers Narendra Singh Tomer, Prahlad Joshi, and party general secretary Tarun Chaug following a day after Vijay Rupani resigned from the post. Patel is said to be close to former CM Anandiben Patel.

Sun, 12 Sep 2021 - 05:25 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: CM Bhupendra Patel, Gujarat, BJP, New CM, Ghatlodia

Courtesy: The Economic Times

Former Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani.

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Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani Resigns; Reason Not Specified

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani has resigned from his office after meeting with governor Acharya Devvrat on September 11. Without giving any clue behind his resignation, Rupani said, ''I want to thank BJP for giving me this opportunity to serve as Gujarat's CM.''  Notably, Rupani is the fourth BJP CM who left his post following B.S Yediyurappa from Karnatka, Trivendra Rawat, and Tirath Singh Rawat from Uttarakhand.

Sat, 11 Sep 2021 - 05:30 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: CM Vijay Rupani, CM Resigns, Gujarat, BJP

Courtesy: Business Standard

Water Dam

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For the First Time! Gujarat Adopts Strategies To Restore Drinking Water

Major Gujarat cities are looking towards water restoration beginning this September until March next year. An average of six out of 206 main and small reservoirs will have drinking water reserves, according to a plan adopted by the Gujarat Water Resources department. However, this is the first in several decades that the department has come to a solution to deal with acute drinking water shortage in the state.

Mon, 30 Aug 2021 - 06:22 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Water Supply, Reservoirs, drinking water, Gujarat

Courtesy: The Times of India