Rajkot

  • Syed Mushtaq Ali Super League games to be held in Mumbai, Rajkot 05-04-2014 08:09 PM

    Mumbai: Matches in the Super League stage of the 2013-14 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy will be played in Rajkot and Mumbai from April 8 to 14, with the final slated to be held in Mumbai. Haryana, Goa, Jharkhand, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh are clubbed in Group A, while the other half...
  • Rajkot: Probe against BJP candidate who walked over schoolchildren 26-03-2014 12:23 PM

    New Delhi: In more trouble for Mohan Kundariya, the Bharatiya Janata Party candidate from Rajkot who was caught on camera walking over schoolchildren at a yoga camp, the district collectorate has sought a probe against him. The Rajkot Collector on Wednesday asked the Social Justice Department to inquire into the...
  • Video of Rajkot BJP candidate walking on school children goes viral 24-03-2014 10:13 AM

    Ahmedabad: In a major embarrassment for the Gujarat Bharatiya Janata Party, a video showing the party's Rajkot candidate Mohan Kundariya walking over the backs of school children went viral on messaging application Whatsapp. The video was taken at a yoga camp organised by the Arya Samaj. Kundariya has defended himself...
  • Gujarat Congress fields Koli candidates for 3 LS seats in Saurashtra 15-03-2014 08:08 PM

    Apparently keeping the 'caste factor' in mind, opposition Congress has fielded three candidates from the Koli (fisherman) community for Rajkot, Surendranagar and Bhavnagar seats in Saurashtra and Kutch regions. Sitting MP Kunvarji Bavaliya, Soma Koli and Pratap Rathod have been given tickets by the Congress for Rajkot, Surendranagar and Bhavnagar...
  • Narendra Modi misguiding people on Patel, Mahatma Gandhi: Congress 27-01-2014 05:56 PM

    Rajkot: Bringing the issue of legacy of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel back in public discourse, Congress on Monday accused BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi of "misguiding" the common people on leaders like Mahatma Gandhi and the independent India's first home minister. "People of the state are being misguided about Sardar...
  • Gujarat Congress worker gives Rs 600 cr property to domestic help 14-01-2014 09:26 AM

    Rajkot: In a generous gift for 40 years of service in Gujarat, a Congress worker, Gajraj Sinh Jadeja, in Rajkot gave away property worth Rs 600 crore to his domestic help. The man who died in September 2013 wrote a will leaving all his property to his help. The will...
  • 10-day-old girl in Rajkot gets a PAN card 03-11-2013 08:16 AM

    Rajkot: A ten-day old girl in Rajkot has become one of the youngest Permanent Account Number (PAN) card holders in the country. According to the girl's father Apoorva Modi and mother Ashiniben Modi, their daughter Aahna Modi, who was born on October 21, 2013 has got the PAN card number....
  • Five arrested for gangraping mentally challenged woman 16-10-2013 04:53 PM

    Rajkot: A 20-year-old mentally challenged woman was allegedly gangraped by six persons for three days, police said on Wednesday. The woman, living in Mafatiya Para area of the city with her parents, was missing since October 13. She was found in a dilapidated house near the area Tuesday, where she...
  • Run feast, rain on menu in India-Australia T20 09-10-2013 05:23 PM

    The lone Twenty20 between India and Australia at Rajkot on Thursday will serve as a perfect appetizer before the main course - the seven-match ODI series, starting on Sunday. And choice of the venue to kick off a much-awaited tour couldn't have been better as the spectators will throng Rajkot's...
  • India won't take Australia lightly, says Rohit Sharma 08-10-2013 08:07 PM

    New Delhi: They maybe a far cry from the melange of talented bunch they once used to be but the current Australian side touring India for the upcoming limited-overs series cannot be taken lightly considering their IPL and CLT20 experience, feels star batsman Rohit Sharma. Rohit's belief stemmed from the...
  • Rain threatens one-off India-Australia T20 in Rajkot 08-10-2013 08:02 PM

    Rajkot: Inclement weather could pose a threat to the India-Australia T20 international match here on Thursday with the Met Department forecasting rainfall over the next 48 hours. There was a heavy downpour on Tuesday afternoon and unseasonal showers could disrupt the one-off T20 game to be held at the newly...
  • Amitabh Bachchan threatens legal action over fake YouTube video, Rajkot man apologises 22-08-2013 05:03 PM

    A furious Amitabh Bachchan has threatened legal action over a fake YouTube video that suggests he is backing Narendra Modi as the next prime minister. Following Bachchan's strong protest online, a music composer from Rajkot has admitted to having uploaded it on YouTube and has apologised. The 70-year-old veteran star,...
  • Cricket Australia observers visit Khanderi stadium in Rajkot 21-08-2013 07:02 PM

    Rajkot: A three-member observer team of Cricket Australia (CA) on Wednesday visited Saurashtra Cricket Association to review the preparation for the scheduled T20 match between Australia and India at the SCA Stadium Khanderi on October 10 in Rajkot. CA's media manager Adam Fraser, Sean Carroll and Graham Manou visited the...
  • 1st ODI, Ind vs Eng: as it happened 11-01-2013 11:01 AM

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  • BJP will get a majority but a reduced majority: Meghdoot Sharon 12-12-2012 12:38 PM

    Why did Rahul Gandhi keep off campaigning in Gujarat till the last moment? Is it because the Congress has accepted defeat even before the actual polls? CNN-IBN's Ahmedabad bureau chief Meghdoot Sharon joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the issue. Q. If my guess is right, if Congress losses...
  • Gujarat Yatra: Rajkot's youth brigade backs CM Modi 11-12-2012 09:31 PM

    Rajkot: Our Gujarat Yatra continues. On Tuesday, our focus was on the state's Generation Next - their aspirations, the 2002 riots, CM Narendra Modi's leadership and the state's thriving industry. It's a new generation of voters, who have grown up with the 'Vibrant Gujarat' aspirations. Many of them were teenagers...
  • Gujarat: Will water woes drown Modi in Saurashtra? 09-12-2012 10:30 AM

    Rajkot: The persistent water woes of Saurashtra, a scarcity-prone area of Gujarat, has become one of the main poll issues in the 2012 assembly elections in Rajkot as people are angry that virtually nothing has been done in the last ten years to resolve the problem permanently. Saurashtra, an area...
  • Gujarat: Modi to hold rallies in Bhuj, Rajkot 05-12-2012 08:49 AM

    New Delhi: Keeping his campaign energy high, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi will address supporters on Wednesday in rallies at Dakor, Kalol Wankaner, Bhuj and Rajkot. On Tuesday the tech-savy BJP leader addressed 52 rallies simultaneously via 3D hologram. While addressing a rally, Modi said Congress leader Rahul Gandhi is...
  • Credit for Pujara's double ton goes to his fiancee Puja: Father 16-11-2012 06:24 PM

    Rajkot: The highlight of the second day of the ongoing Test match between India and England in Ahmedabad was the unbeaten double century by Cheteshwar Pujara. There were celebrations in Rajkot on the super knock by the Gujarat batsman and several people visited the Pujara residence to congratulate his family....
  • Rs 1,100 cr development projects for Rajkot: Modi 27-12-2011 12:19 AM

    Rajkot: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Monday announced a riverfront project in Rajkot and 21 development schemes entailing an investment of Rs 1,100 crore for the city. "The Government has decided to develop a riverfront project in Rajkot and Rs 1,100 crore would be spent on 21 development projects...
  • Mahatma Gandhi's statue installed in France 06-10-2011 05:42 PM

    London: A statue of Mahatma Gandhi has been installed at the 'Parc de L'Etoile' in the City of Strasbourg in France. The statue, gifted by the Indian Council of Cultural Relations (ICCR) to the city of Strasbourg, stands on a pedestal prepared by the city - in which are embedded...
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