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Only around five states have decided to open up schools, and almost all of them will allow only students from senior classes to attend.(Sunil Ghosh/HT Photo)

Gujarat: Shortfall of over 9k classrooms, 286 schools shut

PTI | , Gandhinagar
PUBLISHED ON MAR 16, 2021 08:52 AM IST
Of the 33 districts in Gujarat, tribal-dominated Dahod tops the list with a shortfall of 1,087 classrooms, followed by Banaskantha with 662, Anand 596, Bhavnagar 506 and Bharuch with 496.
Representational image.(ANI file)
Representational image.(ANI file)

Gujarat govt to set up Indian Institute of Skills in Gandhinagar

PTI | , Ahmedabad
PUBLISHED ON FEB 05, 2021 06:38 PM IST
The state Labour and Employment department is setting up the institute in collaboration with the Tata Group on a not-for-profit PPP model, the statement said.
Representational image. (File photo )
Representational image. (File photo )

Govt should ensure no child drops out due to inability to pay fees: Gujarat HC

PTI | , Ahmedabad
PUBLISHED ON FEB 03, 2021 09:05 AM IST
Govt should ensure no child drops out due to inability to pay fees: Guj HC
The fire broke out at 1am in the intensive care unit (ICU) of Uday Shivanand Hospital, which was designated a Covid-19 facility in September, following a short-circuit in equipment, an official said.(Getty Images/iStockphoto (Representative Image))
The fire broke out at 1am in the intensive care unit (ICU) of Uday Shivanand Hospital, which was designated a Covid-19 facility in September, following a short-circuit in equipment, an official said.(Getty Images/iStockphoto (Representative Image))

Five killed in fire at Covid-19 hospital in Gujarat’s Rajkot

Hindustan Times, Ahmedabad | By Darshan Desai, Ahmedabad
PUBLISHED ON NOV 28, 2020 01:53 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Ram Nath Kovind tweeted their condolences to the bereaved families, while Congress leader Rahul Gandhi called for an investigation into such hospital fires.
According to it, he also urged guardians to deposit 50 per cent of their wards’ fees by October 31. It added that those who had paid full fees will be compensated.(Yogendra Kumar/HT PHOTO)
According to it, he also urged guardians to deposit 50 per cent of their wards’ fees by October 31. It added that those who had paid full fees will be compensated.(Yogendra Kumar/HT PHOTO)

Gujarat govt decides to provide fees reduction in private schools

Gandhinagar | By Asian News International| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
PUBLISHED ON OCT 01, 2020 11:11 AM IST
As per it, the decision was taken after discussions with parents associations and school management across the state.
A healthcare worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) takes a swab from a police officer for a rapid antigen test.(Reuters Photo)
A healthcare worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) takes a swab from a police officer for a rapid antigen test.(Reuters Photo)

Covid 19 cases, fatalities rise in Rajkot, triggering self-imposed lockdown

Hindustan Times, Jaipur | By Jaykishan Sharma | Edited by Abhinav Sahay
UPDATED ON SEP 18, 2020 09:25 PM IST
Rajkot officials have denied there was any attempt to hide real death figures due to Covid 19.
Representational image.(REUTERS file)
Representational image.(REUTERS file)

Gujarat govt decides against reopening schools from September 21

Ahmedabad | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari
PUBLISHED ON SEP 16, 2020 08:29 PM IST
The state government took the decision “in the interest of students” during a cabinet meet presided over by Chief Minister Vijay Rupani in Gandhinagar, the education minister said.
Indian parliament(HT photo)
Indian parliament(HT photo)

Parliament nod to Bill for giving ‘national importance’ tag to Gujarat Ayurveda institutes

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari
UPDATED ON SEP 16, 2020 12:50 PM IST
The Bill - ‘The Institute of Teaching and Research in Ayurveda Bill, 2020’ - was passed by a voice vote in Rajya Sabha.
Representational image.(Shutterstock)
Representational image.(Shutterstock)

Private schools stop online classes after Gujarat govt’s ‘no fee’ order

Ahmedabad | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Akhilesh Nagari
PUBLISHED ON JUL 23, 2020 01:52 PM IST
In a notification issued last week, the Gujarat government directed self-financed schools in the state not to collect tuition fees from students as long as they remain shut in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
A government resolution (GR) to this effect was issued late Saturday night.(ANI)
A government resolution (GR) to this effect was issued late Saturday night.(ANI)

Gujarat government eases curbs on shops, travel, banks starting Monday

Ahmedabad | By Press Trust of India| posted by Susmita Pakrasi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 31, 2020 01:56 PM IST
Banks in both containment and non-containment zones will be allowed to open and government offices have been allowed to operate with full capacity.
Gujarat government has announced to help the startups who would join the battle against Covid-19(Mohd Zakir/HT PHOTO)
Gujarat government has announced to help the startups who would join the battle against Covid-19(Mohd Zakir/HT PHOTO)

Gujarat creates a fund of Rs 100 crore for Covid startups

Hindustan Times, Surat | By Jaykishan Sharma
PUBLISHED ON MAY 08, 2020 03:13 PM IST
A senior official of the government told that chief minister Vijay Rupani has decided to take the advantage of research, technology and knowledge of young and enthusiastic startups in Gujarat in the battle against the global epidemic Covid-19.
A laboratory worker removes a test tube containing a patient's sample from a box during coronavirus detection tests in the virology research labs.(Bloomberg)
A laboratory worker removes a test tube containing a patient's sample from a box during coronavirus detection tests in the virology research labs.(Bloomberg)

What is WHO Covid-19 ‘Solidarity Trial’? How will it be conducted in India

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Hindustantimes.com | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
UPDATED ON MAY 05, 2020 02:43 PM IST
Hospitals from four cities in Gujarat - Ahmedabad, Vadodara, Surat and Rajkot - will participate in the WHO’s international clinical trial, a senior state health official said.
Hardik Patel had led a Patidar agitation in 2015 in Gujarat and was booked for leading a march without permission.(ANI File Photo)
Hardik Patel had led a Patidar agitation in 2015 in Gujarat and was booked for leading a march without permission.(ANI File Photo)

‘Didn’t act for 5 years, can wait 7 days’: Hardik Patel gets relief from SC

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Murali Krishnan
UPDATED ON FEB 28, 2020 04:57 PM IST
The court also issued a notice to Gujarat government and asked why nothing was done in the case in the last five years.
HT Image
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1984 anti-Sikh riots: Gujarat high court rejects plea for relief to Sikh families

Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 15, 2020 10:59 PM IST
The court also said that no factual details were provided to justify the claims of the families, and that “a few non-suited persons” (petitioners) were espousing their cause
The new date of the exam would be announced soon. (Representational image)(HT file)
The new date of the exam would be announced soon. (Representational image)(HT file)

Congress seeks probe into cancellation of 28 competitive exams by Gujarat government

Ahmedabad | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON DEC 17, 2019 04:38 PM IST
The Congress made the demand a day after the state government announced that it was cancelling the exam held on November 17 for recruitment of clerks due to the question paper leak.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Lok Sabha during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi on Tuesday.(ANI photo)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Lok Sabha during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi on Tuesday.(ANI photo)

Nanavati Commission on 2002 riots clears then Gujarat CM, points fingers at 3 cops

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correpondent
UPDATED ON DEC 11, 2019 01:18 PM IST
The commission’s said in its report that the police at some places were ineffective in controlling the mob because of their inadequate numbers or because they were not properly armed.
The Gujarat government on Saturday announced a financial package of Rs 3,795 crore for the farmers whose crop was damaged in unseasonal rains.(Diwakar Prasad/ Hindustan Times)
The Gujarat government on Saturday announced a financial package of Rs 3,795 crore for the farmers whose crop was damaged in unseasonal rains.(Diwakar Prasad/ Hindustan Times)

Gujarat announces Rs 3.7K crore package for rain-hit farmers

Ahmedabad | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON NOV 24, 2019 06:17 AM IST
The aid will cover farmers whose crops were affected between the October 15 and November 20 period.
Gujarat government to ban sale of junk food in and around schools. (Representational image)(HT file)
Gujarat government to ban sale of junk food in and around schools. (Representational image)(HT file)

Gujarat government to ban sale of junk food in and around schools

Ahmedabad | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON NOV 19, 2019 10:45 AM IST
The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has recommended a ban on sale of food high in fat, salt and sugar (HFSS) in schools and the state government is in the process of framing draft rules for the same.
The Supreme Court on Monday directed the Gujarat government to pay within two weeks a compensation of ₹50 lakh to Gujarat riots gang rape survivor Bilkis Bano.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)
The Supreme Court on Monday directed the Gujarat government to pay within two weeks a compensation of ₹50 lakh to Gujarat riots gang rape survivor Bilkis Bano.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)

Pay Rs50 lakh to Bilkis within 2 weeks: SC to Gujarat govt

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON OCT 01, 2019 05:59 AM IST
The court also asked the government to provide her a house and a job within the same deadline.
Bano’s legal battle of over 15 years began after the state police dismissed her complaint of gangrape during the 2002 riots in Gujarat citing lack of evidence. (Sunil Saxena/HT File Photo)
Bano’s legal battle of over 15 years began after the state police dismissed her complaint of gangrape during the 2002 riots in Gujarat citing lack of evidence. (Sunil Saxena/HT File Photo)

Will compensate Bilkis Bano, says Gujarat after Supreme Court tweaks order

Hindustan Times | By Bhadra Sinha
UPDATED ON SEP 30, 2019 11:55 AM IST
The Supreme Court had ordered the Gujarat government to provide Bilkis Bano with a job and accommodation apart from Rs 50 lakh, observing that she had lived a nomadic life for 17 years since her gangrape in March 2002.
A bench led by Justice Arun Mishra had on February 13 this year ordered the eviction of FDTs and OFTDs whose claims had been rejected.(PTI Image)
A bench led by Justice Arun Mishra had on February 13 this year ordered the eviction of FDTs and OFTDs whose claims had been rejected.(PTI Image)

States reviewing forest rights claims

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Bhadra Sinha & Jayashree Nandi
UPDATED ON JUL 31, 2019 01:21 AM IST
At least eight states have also admitted before the top court that the authorities had failed to follow due procedure under the law while deciding the claims of FDSTs and OTFD to forest land under the Scheduled Tribes and Other Forest Dwellers (Recognition of Forest Rights) Act of 2006.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath (R) poses for photographs next to a newly unveiled seven-foot tall statue of Lord Rama at Ayodhya Shodh Sansthan, in Ayodhya on June 7, 2019.(AFP File)
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath (R) poses for photographs next to a newly unveiled seven-foot tall statue of Lord Rama at Ayodhya Shodh Sansthan, in Ayodhya on June 7, 2019.(AFP File)

At 251m, Ram statue in Ayodhya to be ‘world’s tallest’

Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUL 23, 2019 12:41 PM IST
The UP government has already initiated the process of acquiring land in Ayodhya.
The apex court had on January 31 this year reserved the verdict on the appeals in Hiren Pandya case(HT Photo)
The apex court had on January 31 this year reserved the verdict on the appeals in Hiren Pandya case(HT Photo)

SC restores conviction of 12 people for Haren Pandya’s murder

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By PTI
UPDATED ON JUL 05, 2019 11:23 AM IST
SC judgement follows appeals filed by CBI and the Gujarat government challenging the acquittal of 12 persons facing charges of murdering former state Home Minister Haren Pandya in 2003.
Pandya was minister in the then Narendra Modi-led state government in Gujarat. He was shot dead on March 26, 2003 in Ahmedabad near Law Garden during morning walk.(HT Photo)
Pandya was minister in the then Narendra Modi-led state government in Gujarat. He was shot dead on March 26, 2003 in Ahmedabad near Law Garden during morning walk.(HT Photo)

Haren Pandya murder case: SC to pronounce verdict on appeals by CBI, Gujarat

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUL 04, 2019 10:29 PM IST
A bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra will also pronounce judgement on a PIL filed by NGO ‘Centre for Public Interest Litigation’ (CPIL) which has sought court-monitored fresh investigation into the killing.
The data collected through the process would be analysed to improve the quality of education in schools, state primary and secondary education secretary Vinod Rao said.(HT Photo)
The data collected through the process would be analysed to improve the quality of education in schools, state primary and secondary education secretary Vinod Rao said.(HT Photo)

Centralised control centre to track students, teachers in Gujarat

Press Trust of India | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUN 09, 2019 08:07 PM IST
Chief Minister Vijay Rupani inaugurated the centre which will track the attendance of students and teachers and allow officials to make data entry from schools they go to inspect through GPS-enabled tablets.
Firefighters fighting the blaze at Takshila complex in Surat in which 23 students died.(HT PHOTO)
Firefighters fighting the blaze at Takshila complex in Surat in which 23 students died.(HT PHOTO)

Sealed stairs, illegal dome: Lapses in Surat building where 23 died in fire

Hindustan Times, Ahmedabad | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 28, 2019 10:34 AM IST
An alternate staircase in Taxshilla commercial building that could have allowed access to the roof was sealed.
Snacks and beverages maker PepsiCo India Holdings Pvt Ltd has decided to withdraw lawsuits it had filed against nine Gujarat farmers for allegedly growing a potato variety owned by the company without its permission.Photo by Deepak Gupta/Hindustan Times
Snacks and beverages maker PepsiCo India Holdings Pvt Ltd has decided to withdraw lawsuits it had filed against nine Gujarat farmers for allegedly growing a potato variety owned by the company without its permission.Photo by Deepak Gupta/Hindustan Times

PepsiCo withdraws cases against potato farmers in Gujarat

New Delhi/Ahmedabad | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 03, 2019 08:39 AM IST
The company had registered cases of infringement of proprietary rights against four farmers in April 5 and five in 2018, demanding Rs 1 crore from each in damages.
Supreme Court understood my pain, says Gujarat gangrape survivor Bilkis Bano(Amal KS/HT PHOTO)
Supreme Court understood my pain, says Gujarat gangrape survivor Bilkis Bano(Amal KS/HT PHOTO)

Supreme Court understood my pain, says Gujarat gangrape survivor Bilkis Bano

New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 26, 2019 07:06 AM IST
Bano’s legal battle of over 15 years began after the state police dismissed her case citing lack of evidence. The top court then ordered the Central Bureau of Investigation to take over in December 2003, who arrested all accused named by Bano .
Bilkis Bano case: Supreme Court asks Gujarat government to take action against erring cops in two weeks(HT File)
Bilkis Bano case: Supreme Court asks Gujarat government to take action against erring cops in two weeks(HT File)

Bilkis Bano case: Supreme Court asks Gujarat government to take action against erring cops in two weeks

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
PUBLISHED ON MAR 30, 2019 05:42 AM IST
Besides, Bano in a plea before the top court sought exemplary compensation from the state government, refusing to accept its offer of Rs 5 lakh.
(Representative image)
(Representative image)

PUBG mania: 15-year-old Jalandhar boy steals money from father’s account

Hindustan Times, Jalandhar | By Jatinder Mahal
UPDATED ON MAR 09, 2019 10:11 PM IST
The matter came to light after the father filed a police complaint on January 20, citing that around 50,000 had been withdrawn from his bank account.
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