[

gandhinagar

]

Latest from gandhinagar

Amit Shah to lay foundation of projects worth 49.36 crores in Gandhinagar

  • Shah has been addressing rallies in Uttar Pradesh as part of Bharatiya Janata Party's campaign for the next year's assembly polls where the party is hoping to come back to power for the second consecutive term.
On Tuesday, the home minister offered prayers at the Sankat Mochan Temple in Uttar Pradesh's Varanasi.(File Photo/ANI)
On Tuesday, the home minister offered prayers at the Sankat Mochan Temple in Uttar Pradesh's Varanasi.(File Photo/ANI)
Published on Dec 29, 2021 08:29 AM IST
Copy Link
Written by Shubhangi Gupta | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh, New Delhi

BJP retains control over Gujarat civic body, Congress wins 2 seats

In all, BJP candidates romped home on 136 out of 184 seats in GMC, three municipalities, and by-elections to two seats in the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation, and several seats in district and taluka (tehsil) panchayats.
Gujarat chief minister Bhupendra Patel and state BJP president CR Patil show the victory sign after winning Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation Election, at BJP HQ in Gandhinagar, on Tuesday. (PTI)
Gujarat chief minister Bhupendra Patel and state BJP president CR Patil show the victory sign after winning Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation Election, at BJP HQ in Gandhinagar, on Tuesday. (PTI)
Updated on Oct 06, 2021 04:26 AM IST
Copy Link
ByDarshan Desai, Hindustan Times, Ahmedabad

BJP's win in Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation poll: PM Modi, JP Nadda react

PM Modi's reaction to Gandhinagar civic poll win
PM Modi's reaction to Gandhinagar civic poll win
Published on Oct 05, 2021 08:25 PM IST
Copy Link

BJP wins Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation poll, Nadda thanks people of Gujarat

The ruling BJP on Tuesday retained Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation, while the Congress took away Bhanvad municipality in Devbhumi-Dwarka district. Out of total 44 seats in the GMC, the BJP won 41, the Congress two and AAP bagged one.
Gujarat chief minister Bhupendra Patel and state BJP president CR Paatil show victory sign after winning the party's victory in Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation election on Tuesday.(PTI Photo)
Gujarat chief minister Bhupendra Patel and state BJP president CR Paatil show victory sign after winning the party's victory in Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation election on Tuesday.(PTI Photo)
Published on Oct 05, 2021 03:53 PM IST
Copy Link
By | Written by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation election result: BJP wins 41 out of 44 seats

  • The results have been a major setback for Congress and the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) that won two and one seats respectively.
Voters stand in a queue to cast their votes during the Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation elections, on Sunday.(PTI Photo)
Voters stand in a queue to cast their votes during the Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation elections, on Sunday.(PTI Photo)
Published on Oct 05, 2021 02:31 PM IST
Copy Link
By, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Gandhinagar election result updates: BJP wins 19 seats, Congress 1

Gandhinagar election result updates: This time, the elections became three-pronged after the entry of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP). People on Sunday used their franchise to choose from 161 candidates in fray across 11 wards of the GMC.
Voters stand in a queue to cast their votes during Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation elections, on Sunday.(PTI Photo)
Voters stand in a queue to cast their votes during Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation elections, on Sunday.(PTI Photo)
Published on Oct 05, 2021 11:54 AM IST
Copy Link
By | Written by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Counting of votes for Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation polls underway

Gandhinagar (Gujarat) [India], October 5 (ANI): The counting of votes for the Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation (GMC) elections is underway at a centre in the city on Tuesday.
The poll body had earlier postponed the election, originally scheduled in April, due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
The poll body had earlier postponed the election, originally scheduled in April, due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Published on Oct 05, 2021 11:02 AM IST
Copy Link
ANI | , Gandhinagar

PM Modi's mother casts vote in Gandhinagar Municipal Corporation polls

PM Modi's mother Heeraben cast her vote in Gandhinagar civic polls (ANI)
PM Modi's mother Heeraben cast her vote in Gandhinagar civic polls (ANI)
Published on Oct 03, 2021 06:52 PM IST
Copy Link

Manish Sisodia presents AAP’s roadmap for Gujarat

Sisodia, who is currently on a visit to Gandhinagar in Gujarat, interacted with the media and the public where he discussed the party’s plans for Gujarat.
“Surat has given confidence and hope to the Aam Aadmi Party and Gandhinagar will change the wind of Gujarat with the same hope and confidence,” Sisodia said.(Twitter/@msisodia)
“Surat has given confidence and hope to the Aam Aadmi Party and Gandhinagar will change the wind of Gujarat with the same hope and confidence,” Sisodia said.(Twitter/@msisodia)
Published on Sep 29, 2021 03:52 PM IST
Copy Link
Written by Srivatsan K C | Edited by Avik Roy, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

PM Modi to address Investor Summit in Gujarat today. Here's what to expect

The Vehicle Scrapping Policy is aimed at creating an eco-system for phasing out unfit and polluting vehicles in an environmentally friendly and safe manner.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi (File Photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi (File Photo)
Updated on Aug 13, 2021 07:25 AM IST
Copy Link
Written by Joydeep Bose | Edited by Meenakshi Ray, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Gandhinagar Railway Station: 5-star hotel, green building

  • The redeveloped Gandhinagar Railway station has been designed to be disabled-friendly
The Gandhinagar railway station’s external facade will feature state-of-the-art lighting themes with a wide selection of 32 themes to choose from
The Gandhinagar railway station’s external facade will feature state-of-the-art lighting themes with a wide selection of 32 themes to choose from
Published on Jul 16, 2021 10:43 AM IST
Copy Link
By | Written by Ayshee Bhaduri | Edited by Meenakshi Ray, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Railway ministry shares pictures of Gandhinagar railway station

From a luxury hotel to an interfaith prayer hall and an external facade with changing theme-based lighting, here is all you need to know about the facilities at the Gandhinagar Capital railway station.
The external facade dons a state-of-the-art theme-based lighting that can be changed daily to make the ambience more delightful, the Union railways ministry said.(ANI)
The external facade dons a state-of-the-art theme-based lighting that can be changed daily to make the ambience more delightful, the Union railways ministry said.(ANI)
Published on Jul 15, 2021 06:20 PM IST
Copy Link
By, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

PM Modi to inaugurate 5-star hotel built atop Gandhinagar railway station

  • The luxury hotel has 318 rooms and will be operated by a private entity. It is spread across 7,400 square meters and has been built at a cost of 790 crore
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will also be virtually inaugurating three additional projects, an aquatic gallery, a robotic gallery and a nature park on the same day at the Science City in Ahmedabad(PTI photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will also be virtually inaugurating three additional projects, an aquatic gallery, a robotic gallery and a nature park on the same day at the Science City in Ahmedabad(PTI photo)
Published on Jul 14, 2021 05:59 AM IST
Copy Link
By | Written by Ayshee Bhaduri | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Watch: Mysterious flying lights spotted in Gujarat sky, ‘not UFO’ say experts

Narottam Sahoo, Advisor at Gujarat Council of Science and Technology (GUJCOST) dismissed the theory of the unnatural light sighting being UFOs.
Narottam Sahoo said that exactly same sightings were reported from multiple places in United States when Elon Musk's SpaceX had launched the Falcon rocket was launched. (representational image)(Unsplash)
Narottam Sahoo said that exactly same sightings were reported from multiple places in United States when Elon Musk's SpaceX had launched the Falcon rocket was launched. (representational image)(Unsplash)
Published on Jun 22, 2021 08:01 PM IST
Copy Link
ANI |

BJP MP Vasava to withdraw resignation after talks with senior leaders

Vasava, a six-time MP from tribal-dominated Bharuch in Gujarat, had on Tuesday said he was quitting the BJP only due to health problems and had no issues with the government or the party.
Vasava, a six-time MP from tribal-dominated Bharuch in Gujarat, had on Tuesday said he was quitting the BJP only due to health problems and had no issues with the government or the party.(@MansukhbhaiMp)
Vasava, a six-time MP from tribal-dominated Bharuch in Gujarat, had on Tuesday said he was quitting the BJP only due to health problems and had no issues with the government or the party.(@MansukhbhaiMp)
Updated on Dec 30, 2020 04:26 PM IST
Copy Link
Ahmedabad | ByPress Trust of India | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar

PM Modi didn’t accept tea during 9-hour questioning by Gujarat riots SIT: Probe chief

Talking about the time the SIT had called Modi for questioning as the then Gujarat chief minister, Raghavan writes in the book, “We had it conveyed to his staff that he had to come in person to the SIT office for this purpose and that meeting him elsewhere would be misconstrued as a favour.”
Prime Minister Narendra Modi readily agreed to come to the SIT office in Gandhinagar for the questioning and brought his own bottle of water, Raghavan has written in his autobiography.(PTI photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi readily agreed to come to the SIT office in Gandhinagar for the questioning and brought his own bottle of water, Raghavan has written in his autobiography.(PTI photo)
Published on Oct 27, 2020 07:18 AM IST
Copy Link
New Delhi | ByPress Trust of India | Posted by Prashasti Singh

Heavy rain likely in central India

IMD said 12% of 685 districts have got large excess rains (60% excess or more), 17% have recorded excess rains (20 to 59% excess), while 42% are in normal (19% deficient to 19% excess) and 26% in deficient (20 to 59% deficient) and 3% in large deficient category (more than 60% deficiency) since the monsoon season began on June 1.
Above normal monsoon rains are expected in August and September because of several consecutive low-pressure areas forming over the Bay of Bengal.(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)
Above normal monsoon rains are expected in August and September because of several consecutive low-pressure areas forming over the Bay of Bengal.(Sanchit Khanna/HT PHOTO)
Updated on Aug 14, 2020 11:53 PM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByJayashree Nandi

Monsoon advances in Gujarat, heavy rain likely over next few days

Parts of Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar and Valsad, and the Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli received heavy rainfall in the last 24 hours.
Besides, rains also lashed many places in North Gujarat region, a few areas of South Gujarat and some isolated places in Saurashtra-Kutch in the last 24 hours, IMD’s Ahmedabad centre said in a release.(PTI)
Besides, rains also lashed many places in North Gujarat region, a few areas of South Gujarat and some isolated places in Saurashtra-Kutch in the last 24 hours, IMD’s Ahmedabad centre said in a release.(PTI)
Published on Jun 14, 2020 03:16 PM IST
Copy Link
Ahmedabad | ByPress Trust of India

Gujarat: 22 new deaths raise toll to 236; plans afoot to return migrants

The new deaths and cases took to 236 the number of fatalities claimed by the coronavirus disease and 4,721 the number to have tested positive for Covid-19 in Gujarat to date.
Ahmedabad, the principal city of Gujarat, bore the brunt, reporting 267 new cases. Photo by Keshav Singh/Hindustan Times
Ahmedabad, the principal city of Gujarat, bore the brunt, reporting 267 new cases. Photo by Keshav Singh/Hindustan Times
Updated on May 02, 2020 12:51 AM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, Jaipur | ByJaykishan Sharma

Covid-19: Testing not enough, scientists examine sewage to gauge spread of coronavirus

Given that most Indians are unlikely to be tested for COVID-19, scientists are taking a cue from the country’s surveillance programme for polio and turning to sewage to get a clearer snapshot of how many people are infected with the coronavirus.
Bhopal: A team of doctors wearing protective suits examine the residents of Vallabh Nagar locailty in wake of the coronavirus pandemic, during the nationwide lockdown, in Bhopal, Friday, May 1, 2020. (PTI Photo)(PTI01-05-2020_000239B)(PTI)
Bhopal: A team of doctors wearing protective suits examine the residents of Vallabh Nagar locailty in wake of the coronavirus pandemic, during the nationwide lockdown, in Bhopal, Friday, May 1, 2020. (PTI Photo)(PTI01-05-2020_000239B)(PTI)
Updated on May 01, 2020 07:34 PM IST
Copy Link
Press Trust of India | ByPress Trust of India

Virus may keep coming back every year: Experts

Several scientists, including Anthony Fauci, the director of US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, have said the new coronavirus is likely to cause seasonal peaks of infections in winter.
The host virus interaction properties are different. In Sars, there was only lung infection and it could spread when the infected person coughed, but in the case of Sars-CoV-2, the infection begins in the upper respiratory tract so you can infect even if you talk. (Photo by Ravi Kumar/Hindustan Times)
The host virus interaction properties are different. In Sars, there was only lung infection and it could spread when the infected person coughed, but in the case of Sars-CoV-2, the infection begins in the upper respiratory tract so you can infect even if you talk. (Photo by Ravi Kumar/Hindustan Times)
Updated on Apr 29, 2020 04:56 AM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By

Coronavirus update: 61-year-old woman dies in Gujarat’s Surat; death toll at 11

A 67-year-old woman had died in an Ahmedabad hospital on Saturday. Officials said the woman, who was admitted to Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Hospital on March 28, was on a ventilator.
There are 108 Covid-19 patients in the state after 13 more people tested positive in Gujarat on Saturday.(REUTERS)
There are 108 Covid-19 patients in the state after 13 more people tested positive in Gujarat on Saturday.(REUTERS)
Updated on Apr 05, 2020 09:44 AM IST
Copy Link
New Delhi, Hindustan Times | By

Eight more coronavirus cases in Gujarat, total cases jump to 55

Eight new cases were reported since Friday evening, three in Ahmedabad, two in Gandhinagar and one each in Vadodara, Mehsana and Gir Somnath districts, said Principal Secretary (Health) Jayanti Ravi.
With the number of cases increasing, the government has decided to set up a 100-bed isolation hospital at every district headquarters, Gujarat chief minister Vijay Rupani said.(ANI)
With the number of cases increasing, the government has decided to set up a 100-bed isolation hospital at every district headquarters, Gujarat chief minister Vijay Rupani said.(ANI)
Published on Mar 29, 2020 09:11 AM IST
Copy Link
Ahmedabad | ByPress Trust of India

Coronavirus in India: Are people safe or should they worry? | Analysis

Microsoft founder and Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation co-chair Bill Gates has called the coronavirus a “once-in-a-century pandemic” in an op-ed in the New England Journal of Medicine and urged countries to both “solve the immediate problem and keep it from happening again” even as global markets are on course for their worst week since the 2008 financial crisis.
India so far has managed to contain the infection, with three students from Wuhan diagnosed with Covid-19 in Kerala leaving quarantine after being cured.(HT PHOTO.)
India so far has managed to contain the infection, with three students from Wuhan diagnosed with Covid-19 in Kerala leaving quarantine after being cured.(HT PHOTO.)
Updated on Feb 29, 2020 05:24 PM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By

India, 129 other nations pledge to save 1 million species facing extinction

The Gandhinagar Declaration of the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS) also stressed that “ecological connectivity” of migratory species will be key to arresting their decline.
One hundred and thirty countries including India on Saturday endorsed a declaration that one million migratory species were confronting extinction
One hundred and thirty countries including India on Saturday endorsed a declaration that one million migratory species were confronting extinction
Updated on Feb 23, 2020 01:58 AM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | ByJayashree Nandi

India calls for inclusion of 3 species in conservation list

This inclusion will ensure international protection to these species across their range or all the countries they visit during the seasonal migration.
India proposed on Thursday to include three animals – the Great Indian Bustard (GIB), Asian Elephant, and the Bengal Florican – in the conservation of migratory species of wild animals
India proposed on Thursday to include three animals – the Great Indian Bustard (GIB), Asian Elephant, and the Bengal Florican – in the conservation of migratory species of wild animals
Updated on Feb 21, 2020 12:22 AM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By

Hunting, poaching biggest threats to migratory birds, according to report

The preliminary assessment showed that 96% of all the species listed under Appendix 1 of the CMS face these threats.
The biggest threat for migratory species at risk of extinction are hunting, poaching, persecution and control
The biggest threat for migratory species at risk of extinction are hunting, poaching, persecution and control
Published on Feb 20, 2020 02:29 AM IST
Copy Link
Hindustan times, Gandhinagar | By

Watch: ‘Namaste Trump’ hoardings in Ahmedabad ahead of US President’s visit

<p>'Namaste Trump' posters and hoardings are being put up in Ahmedabad ahead of US President's Donald Trump's visit. Modi and Trump images are being painted opposite the Motera stadium even as beautification work is at Gandhinagar airport. US President Donald Trump will reach Ahmedabad on 24th February and also address an event named 'Namaste Trump'. Watch the full video for more details.</p>

'Namaste Trump' posters and hoardings are being put up in Ahmedabad ahead of US President's Donald Trump's visit. Modi and Trump images are being painted opposite the Motera stadium even as beautification work is at Gandhinagar airport. US President Donald Trump will reach Ahmedabad on 24th February and also address an event named 'Namaste Trump'. Watch the full video for more details.

Updated on Feb 18, 2020 08:32 PM IST
Copy Link

‘Nothing to do with Trump’s visit’: Ahmedabad civic body on eviction notice to slum dwellers

The slum is located alongside a road connecting Ahmedabad to Gandhinagar, around one-and-a-half kms away from the Motera stadium.
A man applies finishing touches to paintings of U.S. President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on a wall as part of a beautification along a route that the two leaders will be taking during Trump's upcoming visit, in Ahmedabad, February 17, 2020.(REUTERS)
A man applies finishing touches to paintings of U.S. President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on a wall as part of a beautification along a route that the two leaders will be taking during Trump's upcoming visit, in Ahmedabad, February 17, 2020.(REUTERS)
Updated on Feb 18, 2020 07:14 PM IST
Copy Link
Ahmedabad | ByPress Trust of India

Global meet with focus on conservation begins today

The focus on preserving biodiversity, especially migratory species, comes after a UN report last year warned that around one million animal and plant species face extinction, many within decades.
Union Minister for Environment Prakash Javadekar speaks during the 13th Conference of Parties (COP) of the Convention on the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals, in Gandhinagar, Gujarat on Sunday.(PTI Photo)
Union Minister for Environment Prakash Javadekar speaks during the 13th Conference of Parties (COP) of the Convention on the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals, in Gandhinagar, Gujarat on Sunday.(PTI Photo)
Updated on Feb 17, 2020 04:45 AM IST
Copy Link
Gandhinagar | By
SHARE
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • ...
Story Saved
×
Saved Articles
Following
My Reads
Sign out
New Delhi 0C
Monday, January 24, 2022