Kutch

  • Large parts of Gujarat hit by rain, thunderstorm; one killed 20-04-2014 11:55 PM

    Ahmedabad: In a sudden change of weather, large parts of Gujarat were hit by rain, thunderstorm and strong winds on Sunday evening, taking people reeling under intense heat by surprise, while one person was killed in a mishap. The climate across the state, except south Gujarat, started changing after 6...
  • After Mumbai, FIR against AAP workers in Gujarat 14-03-2014 07:56 AM

    New Delhi: After Mumbai, an FIR has now been filed against Aam Aadmi Party volunteers in Gujarat's Kutch for not paying toll tax during Gujarat visit. The FIR has been filed at the Samakhyali police station in Kutch on Thursday for not paying toll taxes after a complaint was registered...
  • Rain wreaks havoc in Gujarat; rail, road traffic hit 27-09-2013 11:37 AM

    Ahmedabad: Torrential rains have pounded Rajkot in Gujarat and turned the city resembled a huge water body. So far 50,000 people have been evacuated to safer areas while 12 people have died due to floods in the state. Rajkot received more than 15 inches of rain on Thursday night. Trikon...
  • Earthquake of magnitude 3.5 in Bhachau tehsil of Kutch 21-08-2013 09:04 PM

    An earthquake of magnitude 3.5 on Richter scale on Wednesday struck Bhachau tehsil of Kutch district, an Institute of Seismological Research official said. "The earthquake struck at 6:26 pm," the official said, adding that epicentre was 11 km north- north-east from Bhachau. Two quakes measuring 2.2 and 2.1 on Richter...
  • Gujarat: Earthquake measuring 3.6 hits Kutch, epicentre in Rapar 19-07-2013 02:44 PM

    Ahmedabad: Mild tremors measuring 3.6 on the Richter Scale were felt in Kutch in Gujarat on Friday afternoon. The epicentre of the quake was Rapar. There were no reports of any damage. More details of the earthquake are awaited. The Kutch region was devastated after a massive earthquake hit Gujarat...
  • Gujarat: Mild tremor felt in Kutch 26-01-2013 10:49 PM

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  • Gujarat: MiG 21 aircraft crashes in Kutch, pilot safe 24-11-2012 01:53 PM

    New Delhi: A MiG 21 Bison aircraft of the Indian Air Force crashed on Saturday in the fields near Naliya in Kutch, Gujarat. There were no casualties, confirmed the IAF, as the pilot had ejected safely. There weren't any damages on the ground either, said sources. The aircraft was on...
  • Road through Kutch puts flamingoes under threat 13-10-2011 06:49 PM

    New Delhi: A plan of the Gujarat government to construct a road right through the Kutch wildlife Sanctuary has put the flamingo, an endangered species, under threat. The plan could have grave ecological consequences for India's only breeding colony for flamingoes and home to some of the most unique species...
  • Fishermen asked to avoid sea in south Gujarat 12-06-2011 05:17 PM

    Ahmedabad: Fishermen in south Gujarat have been advised not to venture into sea for the next 24 hours as rough weather and strong winds will prevail along and off south coasts in the state, local Met department said. Strong winds with speed of 45-55 km per hour and reaching occasionally...
  • Anil Ambani to invest Rs 50k crore in Gujarat 12-01-2011 12:53 PM

    Ahmedabad: Anil Ambani on Wednesday said his Reliance Group will invest Rs 50,000 crore in Gujarat in the next 5-7 years on various projects as the firm looks to tap opportunities in the state. "We are committing to invest Rs 50,000 crore in the state of Gujarat in gas-based and...
  • Overdrive: Driving SUVs through the Rann of Kutch 12-04-2009 01:25 AM

    Overdrive tests three high-performance SUVs at the Rann of Kutch. ...
  • Watch: How life struggles for survival in Rann of Kutch 11-01-2009 10:27 PM

    Rann of Kutch is the hottest and driest region of India. ...
  • Harsh realities of the Rann of Kutch 23-11-2008 12:42 AM

    Rann of Kutch is a harsh landscape where only a few animals can survive. ...
  • Kutch's growth powered by good infrastructure 15-02-2008 06:28 PM

    Brisbane: India A team encountered mixed results in the Emerging Players' Meet on Wednesday after winning by six runs against Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) and losing by four wickets against South African Emerging squad. India started off on a disastrous note losing the opening match of the day against...
  • Guj cyclone threat scales down 24-09-2006 08:42 AM

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  • Cyclone alert sounded in Gujarat 23-09-2006 04:59 PM

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