Tag Archives: Gujarat

76 Killed in Manipur, Bengal, Odisha, Gujarat Floods, Next 24 Hours Crucial in Jharkhand, Bihar, sikkim, MP

In West Bengal, 48 deaths have been reported and another 28 in Rajasthan following massive floods in the northern India including Gujarat, Manipur, West Bengal and Odisha. The rains remain heavy due to depression, warn Met department, especially in other regions too including Bihar, sikkim, MP, Chhatisgarh and Jharkhand. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh spoke to Chief Minister of Gujarat ...

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Swine flu spreads to Kolkata, Rajasthan reports 73 deaths, Telangana 41

Ten people have tested positive for swine flu in Kolkata, with the dreaded virus disease fast spreading in all corners of the country, triggering the initial signs of an imminent outbreak. “So far there are 10 positive cases in Kolkata. The tests are being run at the National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases (NICED) facility in Beleghata,” a Swasthya ...

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Why Swine Flu is Fast spreading in Gujarat, Elsewhere?

Swine flu or the H1N1 virus is fast spreading in Gujarat with 10 more deaths reported on Sunday alone and the total swine flu deaths in the state reaching 81 this year, reports said. Swine flu director of Gujarat Dr Kamlesh Upadhyay has attributed the dramatic rise in deaths due to initial treatment with anti-biotics instead of anti-viral drugs. “There ...

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Health ministry reviews swine flu situation in country as it spreads to more states

With the swine flu scare reaching more states, the union health ministry has reviewed the swine flu situation in various states, including Madhya Pradesh, Haryana and Gujarat recently. The meeting, chaired by additional secretary in the health ministry, A.K. Panda and attended by senior health officials of Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Telangana, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Punjab, Tamil Nadu and ...

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Kerry’s Car Meets Accident, US State Secretary Safe, Unhurt

US Secretary of State John Kerry was unhurt on Monday afternoon after his motorcade was involved in road accident while on the way to the airport to fly to Pakistan. Gujarat Police officials said two cars in Kerry’s motorcade were involved in the accident as he left the Mahatma Mandir convention centre after attending the seventh Vibrant Gujarat summit. “It ...

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Vibrant Gujarat: How Top Ten Celebs Sing in Tune With Modi?

The two-day global business summit, Vibrant Gujarat Summit, received huge investment and job creation plans from businessmen across the globe on Monday. The business summit is being held since Prime Minister Narendra Modi was the Chief Minister of Gujarat, in 2003. Modi has presented India as a manufacturing hub to the gathering on Sunday and said that “My government is ...

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Vibrant Gujarat? Adanis, SunEdison to invest $4 billion in Gujarat solar park

Gautam Adani-led Adani Enterprises and US-based SunEdison will invest Rs.25,000 crore ($4 billion) to set up a solar park in Gujarat that is expected to create more than 20,000 new jobs. The two companies will set up a joint venture for building the largest vertically integrated solar photovoltaic manufacturing facility in the country, said a statement Sunday by the Adani ...

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Ham Radio Operators Ready for ‘Nilofar’ Cyclone in Pakistan, India

After their laudatory efforts during cyclone ‘Hudhud’, amateur radio operators (hams) from West Bengal and Hyderabad are on alert and ready to roll their services to establish radio communication in case their help is sought in the wake of cyclone ‘Nilofar’ scheduled to hit Gujarat Friday. Cyclone ‘Nilofar’, which developed over the Arabian Sea, is likely to make landfall in ...

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AnandiBen Patel is the first woman Chief Minister of Gujarat

Today Anandi Ben Patel sworn in as Chief Minister of Gujarat.Gujarat Governor Kamala beniwal made AnandiBen Patel sworn in as chief miniter of Gujarat. She is the first woman chief minister in the political history of Gujarat. AnandiBen Patel worked as school teacher and entered into Gujarat politics in 1987. She also served as Revenue miniter.She played an important role ...

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Advani kicks off another Yatra, this time against black money

BJP leader LK Advani on Tuesday kicked off his Rath Yatra to create public awareness against corruption, a move seen more as an attempt to stage come-back as a prospective prime ministerial candidate in 2014 elections. Advani started his Yatra from Jayaprakash Narayan’s birth place Sitab Diara in Bihar, bordering Uttar Pradesh. The 12,000-km journey covering 300 km every day ...

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