How severe is Cyclone Nisarga? Which parts of Maharashtra and Gujarat is it headed towards? When will it make landfall? How do cyclones get named? Find out all this and more. Watch this video to learn everything there is to know about Cyclone Nisarga!
Varun Dhawan and Shraddha Kapoor were seen promoting their film Street Dancer 3D in Mumbai and Gujarat recently. While Varun and Shraddha took to Mumbai streets to dance with fans in Mumbai when they visited Radiocity, they flew kites in Gujarat amidst people. Nora Fatehi and Remo D’Souza too joined Varun and Shraddha in kite flying. Watch the video for more
In the fifth part of the Bullet train series, journalist Prutha Bhosle explains how the Bullet train project is likely to disrupt eco-sensitive zones in Maharashtra and Gujarat. The mango farmers in Gujarat are being offered paltry amounts for their land and are being forced to vacate their land.
Two towns in Vadodara have contrasting views over the Bullet Train project. Find out what journalist Prutha Bhosle has to say about her experience at both places.
Ever since the Bullet train project was announced in 2014, several villages have been affected. Filmmaker Dakxin Chhara made a 58-minute film on the subject which is being screened across the state of Gujarat to make locals aware of the project and their rights. Watch this video to know more.
A practice session of the Independence Day parade was recently held near Mantralaya, Mumbai. Mumbai and Gujarat Police officers came together for the practice session. This is the first time that Gujarat Police is collaborating with Mumbai Police for the parade
Cyclonic storm 'Vayu' has intensified into a severe cyclonic storm, forcing authorities to put Gujarat and Diu on high alert. Vayu is moving fast and is expected to hit the Gujarat coast on June 13. Watch the video for more details
Video of an Asiatic lion inside a house in Patla village of Amreli-Dhari taluka has gone viral on social media. The lion entered a farmer’s house when there were around 15 family members in the house and at least 20 buffaloes and cattle in the shed. According to the locals, the lion was seen sitting on a pile of peanuts for about half an hour. Patla village is located towards the east of Gir forest. Residents of the locality were struck by panic after the news of the lion inside the house spread. The Forest department had to break into the house through a rear door and provided a safe escape to the animal. Watch this video to know more.
Navratri kicked off in 2018 on October 10, Wednesday with Dandiya and Garba programmes across Mumbai. Both Garba and Dandiya are forms of folk dances originated from Gujarat which are traditionally performed during the nine days of Navratri. In Saurashtra, the traditional Garba is played in a unique way - with swords. Interestingly, only women participate in this Garba form which is known as the 'Talvar Ras' or 'Talvar Garba. The event is organised in Rajkot. Watch this video to know more.
A massive fire broke out at Vrindavan Studio in Gujarat's Valsad area. The studio is located in Valsad's Umbergaon town. Four fire tenders reached the spot to douse the fire. However, the reason behind the fire is yet unknown. No casualties have been reported from the incident yet. Watch this video to know more.
Railway Protection Force (RPF) jawan, Ashok Kumar Yadav gave a new lease of life to Rojee Amit Kr, a resident of Ahmedabad by saving her from falling in the gap between the train and platform. The incident occurred in the late hours of Tuesday night, September 11 while the female was boarding the Gujarat Mail at Mumbai Central Terminus. CCTV footage shows the woman falling and sliding down the platform while de-boarding a moving train and the alert RPF personnel is seen rushing and pulling her with all his might.
A car collided with a stationary pick up vehicle in high speed on NH-08 in Bharuch. One person got injured in the car crash. Four-lane National Highway 8 is one of the busiest highways in India
Saputara is a quaint little hill station, nestled in the Dang district of Gujarat and is located around 240 km away from Mumbai. Watch this video to know all that you can do here
Indian Paleontologists have uncovered the remains of a rare, ‘sea monster’ in Gujarat. Watch this video to know more
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has said that the foundation of inflation is the increase in the petrol and diesel prices and that the ruling government should include fuel prices in the Goods and Services Tax (GST) rates, in response to a question on fuel price hike
The Gujarat High Court (HC) on Monday commuted death sentence of 11 convicts into life imprisonment in connection to the infamous 2002 Godhra riots case. In its ruling, the High Court also said that there was lapse on part of the Gujarat Government and Indian Railways authorities. In 2002, riots were triggered after over 50 people lost their lives when the S-6 coach of Sabarmati Express was torched at the Godhra Railway Station. In 2011, a Special Investigation Team had convicted 31 people under the Indian Penal Code (IPC) sections related to murder, attempt to murder and criminal conspiracy. It had acquitted 63. Out of these 31, 11 people were sentenced to death while remaining 20 were sentenced to life imprisonment
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Bharat Dave's son and daughter-in-law were caught on camera assaulting a woman traffic officer in Gujarat's Surat
Hundreds of devotees offered a ‘maha aarti’ to Goddess Durga on the eighth day (ashtami) of Navratri in Gujarat’s Surat on Thursday night. A huge sea of devotees was witnessed at the famous Umiyadham Temple as the premises echoed with chants of holy rhymes
A number of people, including children, performed garba carrying dustbins in their hands, to spread the message of cleanliness in Gujarat’s Vadodara on Thursday night. It was the eight day (ashtami) of Navratri Festival.
'Navratri' fever ran high in parts of Surat as revelers, dressed in traditional finery, danced to the tunes of folk songs and offered prayers to goddess Durga. 'Navratri' is a nine-day-long festival which celebrates the victory of Durga over Mahishasura