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PKL 7: Bengal Warriors beat Dabang Delhi for maiden title
Ahmedabad, Oct 19 (IANS) Bengal Warriors produced an outstanding performance to beat Dabang Delhi 39-34 to clinch the Pro Kabaddi League Season 7 title for the first time in front of a packed audience at the EKA Arena here on Saturday.
2019-10-19
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Other Sports
Plan to kill Kamlesh Tiwari hatched 2 months ago: Police
Ahmedabad/Lucknow, Oct 19 (IANS) The plan to execute former Hindu Mahasabha President Kamlesh Tiwari was made about two months ago by the detained accused over the hate speech given by him, officials said on Saturday.
2019-10-19
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
39th Jr national Kho Kho c'ship to start on Oct 19
Surat, Oct 18 (IANS) The 39th Junior National Kho Kho Championship will commence at the S.M.C. School here on October 19 with the participation of as many as 792 players.
2019-10-18
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Other Sports
Dabang Delhi, Bengal Warriors to clash for PKL 7 trophy
Ahmedabad, Oct 18 (IANS) 'Most toughest season', the organisers had termed the Season 7 of the Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) and as the tournament progressed, eventually it really turned out to be a nail-biting edition where all experienced teams with some great players in their ranks are back home and two new teams -- Dabang Delhi and Bengal Warriors, who have never played a final, are all set to be up against each other on Saturday.
2019-10-18
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Other Sports
PKL 7: Bengal pip U Mumba 37-35 to enter final
Ahmedabad, Oct 16 (IANS) Bengal Warriors registered a narrow 37-35 victory over U Mumba in a tightly-fought contest to clinch a place in Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) season seven finals. The victory on Wednesday, in front of a packed audience at the EKA Arena by TransStadia here, set up a grand finale date against Dabang Delhi.
2019-10-16
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Other Sports
PKL 7: Experienced Bengaluru to take on spirited Delhi in SF 1
Ahmedabad, Oct 15 (IANS) After a thrilling victory over U.P. Yoddha in Eliminator 1 of the Pro Kabaddi League, Bengaluru Bulls will now be up against the leagues table- toppers Dabang Delhi in the first semi-final of the tournament at the EKA Arena by TransStadia in Ahmedabad on Wednesday.
2019-10-15
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Other Sports
U Mumba beat Haryana Steelers 46-38 for place in semis
Ahmedabad, Oct 14 (IANS) Haryana Steelers fought hard but went down 38-46 against U Mumba in Eliminator 2 of the Pro Kabaddi League Season 7 here on Monday.
2019-10-14
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Other Sports
PKL enters last lap, six teams fight for spot in final
Ahmedabad, Oct 13 (IANS) With the seventh season of Pro Kabaddi League in its last lap, fans are looking forward to more edge-of-the-seat action as the fight for Season 7 championship intensifies in the playoffs.
2019-10-13
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Other Sports
India women beat SA by 5 wickets, seal series win
Vadodara, Oct 11 (IANS) India's women cricket team beat South Africa by five wickets to win the second ODI here on Friday to seal a series win. India restricted South Africa to 247/6 and chased the target down in 48 overs, to lead the three-match series 2-0.
2019-10-11
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
India women lose final T20I against South Africa by 105 runs
Surat, Oct 4 (IANS) The India women team lost their sixth and final T20I against South Africa by 105 runs here on Friday. Chasing a target of 176, India collapsed to a measly 70, although they looked to be set for a much smaller target when they were 13/6 in the seventh over. Veda Krishnamurthy and Arunadhati Reddy took them past the 50-run mark.
2019-10-04
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
Rural India has declared itself ODF: PM Modi
Ahmedabad, Oct 2 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that rural India has declared itself Open Defecation Free (ODF) on the occasion of 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, a target which the Centre had set in 2014.
2019-10-02
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Environment/Wildlife,Politics
India proud of citizens like Chandrakant Kulkarni: PM
Ahmedabad, Oct 2 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday praised retired employee Chandrakant Kulkarni, who donated almost a third of his pension towards "Swachh Bharat Mission", saying India is proud of citizens like him.
2019-10-02
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Environment/Wildlife,Politics
Rural India has declared itself ODF: PM Modi
Ahmedabad, Oct 2 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that rural India has declared itself Open Defecation Free (ODF) on the occasion of 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, a target which the Centre had set in 2014.
2019-10-02
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Politics
India's stature rising on world stage: PM Modi
Ahmedabad, Oct 2 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday asserted that India's stature was rising on the world stage because it is seen at the forefront of several positive changes.
2019-10-02
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Politics
Never thought seeking justice would be almost impossible: Ishrat's mother
Ahmedabad, Oct 1 (IANS) Shamima Kausar, the mother of Ishrat Jahan, has said that she never imagined that seeking "truth and justice" in the "pre-planned" and "cold-blooded murder" of her daughter "could be such an uphill, arduous, life consuming and almost an impossible task".
2019-10-01
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Immigration/Law/Rights
Shafali, Poonam star as India Women lead T20 series 2-0
Surat, Oct 1 (IANS) Shafali Verma and Poonam Yadav starred for India Women as they thrashed South Africa by 51 runs to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the five-match T20 series here on Tuesday.
2019-10-01
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
Third T20 between India and South Africa washed out
Surat, Sep 29 (IANS) The third women's T20 international between India and South Africa was called off without a ball being bowled due to wet outfield here on Sunday.
2019-09-29
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
India name unchanged squad for 4th and 5th T20 against SA
Surat, Sep 28 (IANS) India on Saturday named an unchanged squad for the 4th and 5th women's T20 international against South Africa to be played here on Tuesday and Thursday, respectively.
2019-09-28
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
Harmanpreet, Mandhana & Rodrigues set to miss WBBL
Surat, Sep 27 (IANS) India's Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana and Jemimah Rodrigues are likely to miss the first standalone Women's Big Bash League (WBBL) set to start from October 18 to December 8.
2019-09-27
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
India eves' second T20I abandoned due to rain
Surat, Sep 26 (IANS) The second women's T20 international between India and South Africa was abandoned without a ball being bowled due to rain, here on Thursday.
2019-09-26
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
Deepti 1st Indian to bowl 3 maidens in T20Is
Surat, Sep 25 (IANS) Off-spinner Deepti Sharma had an extraordinary outing in India's first T20I against South Africa in this Gujarat city. She ended with figures of 4/8 with three of the four overs she bowled being maidens. This is the first time that an Indian has bowled as many maidens in a T20I match.
2019-09-25
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
Deepti spins India eves to 11-run win over S Africa
Surat, Sep 24 (IANS) Off-spinner Deepti Sharma took three wickets and bowled the same number of maiden overs as India eves scripted a 11-run victory over South Africa in the first T20I of the five-match series at the Lalabhai Contractor Stadium here on Tuesday.
2019-09-24
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
Shafali becomes India's youngest T20I debutant
Surat, Sep 24 (IANS) Shafali Verma on Tuesday became the youngest T20I debutant for India when she was named in the playing XI for the first T20 against South Africa at the Lalabhai Contractor Stadium here.
2019-09-24
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
Cong plans 'Gandhi Sandesh Yatra' in Gujarat
Ahmedabad, Sep 22 (IANS) To spread Mahatma Gandhi's message, the Gujarat Congress has decided to organise a march to Sabarmati from two places -- one from Porbandar, his place of birth, and the other from Dandi, famous for the 'salt satyagrah'. The march will start on September 27 and culminate on October 2 at the Sabarmati Ashram.
2019-09-22
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Politics
PM Modi marks birthday releasing butterflies, amid nature
Ahmedabad, Sep 17 (IANS) From taking a stroll along the Sardar Sarovar Dam site, visiting a cactus garden in Narmada district, to releasing a basket full of fluttering butterflies into a Butterfly Garden in Kevadiya, Prime Minister Narendra Modi took part in numerous activities in Gujarat on Tuesday to mark his 69th birthday.
2019-09-17
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Politics
Backing martyred soldiers' families national duty: Rajnath
Surat, Sep 14 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said it is "our national duty to stand by the families of martyred soldiers".
2019-09-14
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Defence/Security,Politics
Surat diamond industry fears 2nd recession in a decade
Surat, Aug 29 (IANS/ 101Reporters) "I am stuck in this phase of life where I cannot go ahead or go back. The situation has been the same for two months. One day my employer asked me and six other colleagues not to come to work, leaving us in the middle of nowhere," rues Subhash Mansuriya, a former diamond worker in Surat, Gujarat.
2019-08-29
Category: India, Gujarat,National
PKL 7: Clinical Pink Panthers see off Gujarat Fortunegiants
Ahmedabad, Aug 16 (IANS) A clinical Jaipur Pink Panthers saw out Gujarat Fortunegiants in a low-scoring encounter in the final match of the Ahmedabad leg of the Pro Kabaddi League Season 7 here on Friday.
2019-08-16
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Other Sports
PKL 7: U-Mumba beat Patna Pirates in nail-biter
Ahmedabad, Aug 16 (IANS) A last-minute super raid by Rohit Baliyan was the difference as Pro Kabaddi League heavyweights U Mumba beat Patna Pirates 34-30 in a crucial encounter in front of a jam-packed Eka Arena in Ahmedabad on Friday.
2019-08-16
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Other Sports
PKL 7: Hooda stars as Panthers beat Paltan 33-25
Ahmedabad, Aug 15 (IANS) Jaipur Pink Panthers beat Puneri Paltan 33-25 at the packed Eka Arena here on Thursday.
2019-08-15
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Other Sports
PKL 7: Haryana Steelers beat UP Yoddha 36-33
Ahmedabad, Aug 14 (IANS) Haryana Steelers pipped UP Yoddha 36-33 in match number 40 of the Pro Kabaddi Season 7 at the EKA Arena on Wednesday.
2019-08-14
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Other Sports
Bengal Warriors, Telugu Titans play out fifth draw
Ahmedabad, Aug 12 (IANS) An intense battle between Bengal Warriors and Telugu Titans eventually finished in a 29-29 tie at the EKA Arena by TransStadia here on Monday. This was the fifth tie between these two sides, making this the most tied fixture in the history of VIVO Pro Kabaddi.
2019-08-12
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Other Sports
UP Yoddha beat Bengaluru Bulls 35-33
Ahmedabad, Aug 12 (IANS) U.P. Yoddha put in a disciplined performance against Bengaluru Bulls to secure a 35-33 victory in an edge-of-the-seat thriller at the EKA Arena by TransStadia in Ahmedabad on Monday. 'Hi-Flyer' Pawan Sehrawat put in a brilliant all-round performance for side, scoring a Super 10 and also picking up three tackle points. However, Sumits High 5 combined with Monu Goyat and Shrikant Jadhavs effective raiding helped U.P. Yoddha stay ahead in the contest.
2019-08-12
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Other Sports
Gujarat cop rescues 2 kids on shoulder, video goes viral
Morbi (Gujarat), Aug 12 (IANS) A video of a policeman by carrying two children on his shoulders to rescue them from flood waters in Gujarat has gone viral on the social media.
2019-08-12
Category: India, Gujarat,National,IANS Life
PKL 7: Telugu Titans beat Gujarat Fortunegiants 30-24
Ahmedabad, Aug 11 (IANS) Telugu Titans notched up their first victory of Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) Season 7 as they defeated Gujarat Fortunegiants 30-24 at the EKA Arena here on Sunday.
2019-08-11
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Other Sports
PKL 7: Haryana Steelers topple Bengaluru Bulls 33-30
Ahmedabad, Aug 11 (IANS) Haryana Steelers won their second consecutive match in the Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) Season 7 after they beat Bengaluru Bulls 33-30 at the EKA Arena here on Sunday.
2019-08-11
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Other Sports
Thalaivas' old guard shines to victory
Ahmedabad, Aug 10 (IANS) Skipper Ajay Thakur led from the front as Tamil Thalaivas defeated Gujarat Fortunegiants 34-28 at the EKA Arena by TransStadia in Ahmedabad on Saturday.
2019-08-10
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Other Sports
Statue of Unity in shortlist for best engineered structures
Kevadia (Gujarat), Aug 2 (IANS) The Statue of Unity, the world's tallest statue honouring India's visionary leader Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, has been shortlisted for the 52nd Structural Awards 2019 that celebrate the best in engineering across the globe.
2019-08-02
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Art/Culture/Books
Rain brings relief to water-starved Gujarat
Ahmedabad, July 29 (IANS) After playing truant for most of July, it rained in almost all the 33 districts of Gujarat in the last 24 hours with the water-starved northern areas recording heavy showers. The rest of the state received light to moderate rainfall.
2019-07-29
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Business/Economy,Environment/Wildlife
Key plotter in Akshardham attack case nabbed in Kashmir
Ahmedabad, July 26 (IANS) The Gujarat Anti-Terrorism Squad on Friday arrested what it claimed to be a key conspirator in the 2002 Akshardham Temple attack from Anantnag in Jammu and Kashmir.
2019-07-26
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Terrorism
BJP captures eighth municipal corporation in Gujarat
Ahmedabad, July 23 (IANS) The ruling BJP on Tuesday romped home with a thumping majority in the elections to Junagadh Municipal Corporation, thus continuing its rule over all the eight city corporations in Gujarat.
2019-07-23
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Politics
DPR Korea beat Tajikistan 1-0 to win Intercontinental Cup
Ahmedabad, July 19 (IANS) DPR Korea beat Tajikistan 1-0 to win the Intercontinental Cup football tournament at the EKA Arena here on Friday.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Football
Syria hold India to 1-1 draw
Ahmedabad, July 16 (IANS) India were held to a 1-1 draw by Syria in their final Intercontinental Cup match in Ahmedabad on on Tuesday. Narinder Gahlot (18) scored in the 51st minute while Syrua struck back with skipper Firas Al-Khatib converting a penalty in the 78th minute.
2019-07-16
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Football
Freak roller-coaster ride collapse claims three lives in Ahmedabad
Ahmedabad, July 14 (IANS) In a freak accident, at least three people were killed and 30 others injured when a roller-coaster ride collapsed at the public park around the sprawling Kankaria Lake here on Sunday evening.
2019-07-14
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Three killed, 31 injured in amusement park accident in Ahmedabad
Ahmedabad, July 14 (IANS) At least three persons were killed and as many as 31 others injured when an amusement ride collapsed at the public park around the sprawling Kankaria Lake here on Sunday evening.
2019-07-14
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
India lose 2-5 to DPR Korea despite second half surge
Ahmedabad, July 13 (IANS) Indias desperate attempt in the second half wasnt enough as they went down 2-5 to DPR Korea in their second match of the Intercontinental Cup at the EKA Arena here on Saturday.
2019-07-13
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Football
Rahul Gandhi granted bail in Gujarat defamation case
Ahmedabad, July 12 (IANS) A court in Ahmedabad on Friday granted bail to Congress President Rahul Gandhi in a defamation case filed by the Ahmedabad District Cooperative Bank in which Union Home Minister Amit Shah is a director.
2019-07-12
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Drunk cops kill one, hurt two in mishap
Ahmedabad, July 10 (IANS) A speeding Bhavnagar Police vehicle, driven allegedly by an inebriated official, emerged rashly from within a BRTS bus corridor, knocking to death an autorickshaw driver after injuring two motorcycle riders here on Wednesday evening, witnesses said.
2019-07-10
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Rains aplenty in south Gujarat, few drops in water-starved Kutch
Ahmedabad, July 8 (IANS) South Gujarat bordering Maharashtra continued to receive heavy showers during the last 24 hours up to Monday, while the perennially drought prone Saurashtra and Kutch regions were still starving for water at less than 20 per cent of the rain averages this season.
2019-07-08
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Business/Economy,Environment/Wildlife
Tajikistan beat India 4-2 in Intercontinental Cup opener
Ahmedabad, July 7 (IANS) India squandered a 2-0 first half lead to lose 2-4 against Tajikistan in the opening match of the four-nation Intercontinental Cup here on Sunday.
2019-07-07
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Football