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Ahmedabad road density twice that of Bengaluru | Ahmedabad News

AHMEDABAD: A rapidly urbanizing Ahmedabad will account for 21% of Gujarat’s urban population by 2030 and by then, the city will gulp down the metropolitan limits currently under AUDA to cater to a population of 76 lakh. The projections are part of the 2019 United Nations-Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN-DESA) report. Indeed, Ahmedabad …

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Manufacturers asked to keep 50% oxygen for medical use in Gujarat | Ahmedabad News

AHMEDABAD: Amid a fresh rise in Covid-19 cases in Gujarat, the state health department has again directed oxygen production units to keep 50 per cent of their production for medical use so that it could be easily made available to hospitals treating coronavirus patients. The state health department on September 10 also issued a similar …

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Ahmedabad: Seven more administered Covid trial vaccine | Ahmedabad News

AHMEDABAD: It was a surprise for the medicine department officials at Sola Civil Hospital on Friday when a nine-year-old girl, accompanying her parents, asked the doctors to enrol her for the trials. “It was a great spirit on her part, which also encouraged others. We told her that she cannot participate according to the guidelines …

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Ahmedabad: Man stabs younger brother over dispute of attending call of nature | Ahmedabad News

AHMEDABAD: In a scuffle regarding attending a call of nature near the staircase of the house located in Danilimda, a man Kalpesh Kadikar stabbed his younger brother Pulkit Kadikar, 47, on Wednesday afternoon. Inspector MM Laliwala of Danilimda police station said that they have held the accused and have sent him for pre-arrest Covid-19 test. …

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Shubh mangal with thhodi saavdhaani

‘Uninviting’ guests, changing menus from dinner to lunch, revising décor plans, trimming down number of functions – planning a wedding just got a little trickier for Amdavadis, to-be grooms, brides and organisers tell Shruti Paniker and Asik Banerjee ‘Uninviting’ guests, changing menus from dinner to lunch, revising décor plans, trimming down number of functions – …

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Gujarat: Copycats force universities to cancel online exams | Vadodara News

VADODARA/AHMEDABAD: Historically, average result of Bachelor of Chemistry in Vallabh Vidyanagar’s Sardar Patel University (SPU) remains around 20-25 %. But this year, many students turned ‘smart’ and for the first time, passing percentage was a stunning 83%. A back-end check revealed that a WhatsApp group having around 300 students and some college teacher was doing …

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Gujarat Accident: Seven die in car-truck collision in Gujarat’s Patdi | Rajkot News

RAJKOT: Seven people including three children were charred to death in a horrific accident near Patdi in Surendrangar district in wee hours of Saturday. All the victims were the residents of Patan district. According to police all the victims belonged to two families who were returning to Patan after pilgrimage in Chotila. It’s believed the …

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Ahmedabad Lockdown: After Covid’s Diwali blast, curfew in Ahmedabad from Friday 9pm to Monday 6am | Ahmedabad News

AHMEDABAD: Post Diwali, Ahmedabad is burning up with Covid fever again. The city has reported an alarming surge in coronavirus cases and recorded 230 cases on Thursday, a tally last recorded nearly five months ago on June 23. With a flood of patients, private hospitals are running nearly full with an occupancy rate of over …

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Farmer in Vadodara shares bank details, OTP; loses Rs 2.6 lakh | Vadodara News

Representative image VADODARA: Despite several public warnings by banks and police to not share bank account details and one-time password (OTP), a farmer living in Padra fell into the trap of cyber conmen and lost Rs 2.6 lakh from his account. The farmer Narsinh Mahida received a call from an unknown number on the morning …

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Dilwali Diwali

It’s been an unwarranted staycation for the ‘Festival of Lights’ this year, hasn’t it? No fun-filled soirees with friends, no relatives thronging the house days in advance, no exotic vacays, and with fewer diyas, Amdavadis enjoyed a muted but more intimate celebration with family Wonder how many people today would say, ‘What a time to …

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Ahmedabad: Loan shark threatens to kill hospital owner, kin | Ahmedabad News

AHMEDABAD: The wife of the owner of a SG Road hospital on Wednesday filed a complaint with Sola police against a moneylender who allegedly barged into her house and threatened to kill her entire family. Aruna Jani, 54, a resident of Divine Bungalows on Science City Road, said in her FIR that her husband, Sureshkumar …

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Gujarat got many projects, thanks to PM Modi: Vijay Rupani | Surat News

SURAT: Chief minister Vijay Rupani, while stating how Gujarat had been benefiting from the central government under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, said on Sunday that Gujarat had got many projects thanks to Modi. “Gujarat has suffered injustice for years. But our own Narendrabhai is PM and Gujarat is getting all the help and guidance and …

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IIM-A e-learning course graduates drag institute to Gujarat HC | Ahmedabad News

AHMEDABAD: Fifty-two passouts of Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad’s (IIM-A) distance learning course have dragged the premier institute to the Gujarat high court demanding a promised MBA degree and complaining that the degree it has conferred has no recognition among national and international employers. After preliminary hearing, Justice G R Udhwani on Tuesday issued notice …

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Most hospitals overlook patients’ rights charter | Ahmedabad News

AHMEDABAD: While hospitals – both government and private – prominently display the punishment that patients and their relatives are liable to face for being unruly with hospital staff, a majority of hospitals have not adopted the patients’ rights charter which the NHRC asked all states to adopt in June 2019. Right to Information (RTI) activist …

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