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Bid to get whale shark satellite-tagged fails

Saturday 4 January '14

Gujarat forest department and researchers of an NGO made an attempt to satellite-tag a whale shark off Sutrapada coast in Gir Somnath district on Friday, but the operation remained unsuccessful after ...
In a first, ministers to attend Guru Nanak Jayanti in Kutch today

Wednesday 25 December '13

The Lakhpat Gurudwara Parbandhak Committee (LGPC) confirmed that the two ministers would be present.
Catch this flight

Sunday 22 December '13

Every winter, several endangered bird species make Gujarat’s bird sanctuaries and wetlands their home.
Greater flamingos miss a date with Rann

Thursday 19 December '13

Flocks of greater flamingos start descending on Flamingo City, an island called Anda Bet, from October onwards.
Greater flamingo give Rann of Kutch a miss for the second year

Wednesday 18 December '13

This is the second consecutive year that the birds have given a miss to Rann.
Vexed with govt, Morbi ceramic units’ owners turn to Congress

Saturday 7 December '13

‘Shutdown costs the industry Rs 60 crore daily’.
Ceramic units strike enters 9th day

Friday 6 December '13

2,000 traders join the shutdown by Morbi’s tiles and sanitaryware manufacturers.
Project woman architect was eyeing set to begin without her

Friday 29 November '13

The project involves construction of a three-storey building with seven dormitory blocks.
Snooping row: Woman shot to fame through a garden project

Saturday 23 November '13

The woman herself shot to prominence through a garden project.
Modi, woman's father and IAS officer crossed paths at Bhuj jewellery market

Wednesday 20 November '13

Around five-six months ago, the girl's parents quietly moved out of Bhuj to Ahmedabad.
Fresh stir against land acquisition for proposed NH 8D bypass road

Tuesday 12 November '13

Junagadh submitted the memorandum to Dilip Rana, the in-charge collector of Junagadh district.
Faldu set to attend ‘charitable’ event in Visavadar, Keshubhai not invited

Monday 11 November '13

A few BJP MLAs were also expected to be present during the event.
RMC tax officers get payments for ‘overtime’

Saturday 2 November '13

Eight officers and 44 employees worked overtime during April-May this year for recovery of tax dues.
Diwali gift for farmers: Coop banks start distributing crop insurance dues in Saurashtra

Friday 1 November '13

Farmers of Saurashtra got a Diwali gift as district cooperative banks in the region started disbursing crop insurance dues from this week.
RMC to publish its annual reports

Wednesday 30 October '13

Top civic officials on Friday finalised the draft report of RMC covering years from 2,000 onwards.
'Became Buddhist for haircut, shave... mental untouchability persists'

Monday 21 October '13

The organisers of the event have claimed that a total of 60,000 Dalits converted to Buddhism.
Farmers jittery over 'more than 50% loss' clause in compensation form

Sunday 13 October '13

Several farmers from Vadodara district said that the state government’s compensation criteria would not help them.
Rahul shuts out top tier, listens to lower rungs in Gujarat diagnosis

Sunday 6 October '13

Factionalism, favouritism to blame for defeats; he promises bottom-up change
In Rajkot, Cong doesn't even have its own office

Saturday 5 October '13

Functions from asbestos shed owned by local party MLA


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