Gujarat

State in India

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Gujarat is a state on the western coast of India with a coastline of 1,600Β km (990Β mi) – most of which lies on the Kathiawar peninsula – and a population in excess of 60 million. It is the fifth largest Indian state by area and the ninth largest state by population. Gujarat is bordered by Rajasthan to the northeast, Daman and Diu to the south, Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Maharashtra to the southeast, Madhya Pradesh to the east, and the Arabian Sea and the Pakistani province of Sindh to the west. Its capital city is Gandhinagar, while its largest city is Ahmedabad. The Gujarati-speaking people of India are indigenous to the state. The economy of Gujarat is the fifth-largest state economy in India with β‚Ή11.62 lakh crore (US$170Β billion) in gross domestic product and a per capita GDP of β‚Ή156,000 (US$2,300). Gujarat ranks fifteenth among Indian states in human development index.

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TALES OF BRAVERY: IAF officers share challenges faced during recent operations in Gujarat, Maharashtra
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Lakhan was brought to Juna Padra Road Police Station, where he was dressed up as a Police Inspector. He performed a roll-call, conducted patrolling with the..
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The state in a release said that 119 such applications in two talukas of Banaskantha were disposed of in a span of just four hours recently.
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Quality of education will deteriorate if adequate faculty is not recruited, say docs
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The species is on the brink of extinction in Gujarat after the only eligible bachelor went missing last year.
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TAX LABYRINTHS: Tax systems add to woes of such bodies which function with financial strains
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The counsel for Chudasama attracted the court's criticism for not serving the affidavit in lieu of the examination-in-chief of the witnesses furnished by them in..
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By-elections for the two Rajya Sabha seats vacated by BJP's Amit Shah and Smriti Irani post their Lok Sabha victory was held on July 5 in which Jaishankar and..
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As per the complaint, the victim alleged that her husband also had an extramarital affair while they were living in London.
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Vacancies more in core engineering branches like civil, electrical & mechanical
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Earlier in the month, there were reports from the Intelligence Bureau of four terror-suspects with Afghani passports having infiltrated the state.
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During this period, the number of surgeons who specialise in the surgery also went up from eight (in 2003) to 450. Delhi, Punjab, Gujarat, Maharashtra and Tamil..
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The sketch provided by the Gujarat ATS was forwarded to all police stations in Jaisalmer by SP Kiran Kang.
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SAFETY ENSURED: Decoy teams of RPF, GRP deployed in ladies' compartments
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Following the submission of the affidavit, the court has now posted the hearing of the matter on August 29.
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State has about 33% share in $ 35 billion strong Indian pharmaceutical industry
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The accused were identified as Jignesh Bariya (35) and Sagar Thakkar (30), residents of Vadodara.
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The alert was issued at the beginning of August and the police, as well as the Border Security Force, has been notified since to be prepared for any contingency.
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According to Locals, the huge reptile entered the village on Sunday night.
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August 15 is gone. We were expecting that the state government will announce the Amnesty Scheme. It has not happened, says Urvish Patel, president of Gujarat..
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Gujarat apex trade body says small business are not benefitting from RBI's rate cuts, writes to Union Finance Minister for relief
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In spite of the delayed onset of Monsoon in the state, pre-monsoon Vayu cyclone had brought statewide rains, which lured farmers for early sowing.
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Bharuch, Chhota Udepur recorded excess rainfall of 73% each, whereas Botad, Surendranagar recorded excess rainfall of 65 and 64% respectively
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The highest rainfall recorded was 77 mm in Harij taluka of Patan, followed by 51 mm rainfall in Vagra area of Bharuch.
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Two people were killed and four others were injured in a road accident when a mixture truck and Gujarat State Transport bus rammed into each other on SG highway..
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There were four people inside the building at the time of the incident.
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Following the input from the central agency, marine and border police personnel have been deployed in the area to thwart any infiltration attempt by..
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New Delhi: India issued Wednesday a fresh flood alert for parts of the southern state of Kerala, as the nationwide death toll from the annual monsoon deluge rose..
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In the view of the alert, state Deputy General of Police has instructed all the officers to carry their weapon all the time with them.
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The investment mainly focuses on the augmentation of Kandla terminal.
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