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.
An FIR has been filed in connection with the celebratory firing during the wedding of cricketer Ravindra Jadeja in Rajkot.
Ravindra Jadeja, who is all set to tie marry his fiancé Reeva Solanki today, was seen flaunting sword skills last night during his sangeet ceremony in Rajkot.
The goons stole laptops, broke window panes and damaged the toll plaza. Superintendent of Police Jayubhai Rathod said the incident took place due to slow moving traffic
A four-day 'Krishi Mela' is being organised here in Rajkot with the motive of educating farmers about the latest agricultural techniques and to promote organic farming. The agricultural exhibition kicked off yesterday at Shastri Maidan.
The trial run of first auto-gear electric bus is being conducted in Rajkot, Gujarat.
Pune and Rajkot will be home to two new franchises in the Indian Premier League for the next two years, the country's cricket board (BCCI) announced on Tuesday (December 8).
Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) convener Hardik Patel was detained by Rajkot police on Sunday as he was protesting outside the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium before the third ODI match between South Africa and India began.
In a bid to intensify the Patel quota agitation stir, Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti Convenor Hardik Patel said members of his community will raise slogans to expose Gujarat's development model during the upcoming One-Day International between India and South Africa at Rajkot city.
Grand preparations are underway on the eve of Janmashtami, a festival which marks the birthday of the Hindu deity Lord Krishna. People pray to Lord Krishna on Janmashtami, which will be celebrated on Saturday this year, and seek blessings for a happy and good life.
Leading the protest to demand OBC reservation for the Patel community in Gujarat, Hardik Patel called for a state-wide bandh on Wednesday.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's yoga campaign has witnessed positive response with the increase in participants at a competition organized in Rajkot district of Gujarat.
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