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IPL 2022: Bangalore vs Rajasthan will be a royal encounter as both teams want to win badly, says Ravi Shastri
Ahmedabad, May 26 (IANS) Former India captain and head coach Ravi Shastri believes the Qualifier 2 clash in IPL 2022 between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Rajasthan Royals at the Narendra Modi Stadium on Friday will be a royal affair as both teams want to be on the victorious side to play the title clash against Gujarat Titans on Sunday.
2022-05-26
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
IPL Purple Cap winner Mohit Sharma turns out as net bowler for Gujarat Titans, shocks fans
Ahmedabad, March 20 (IANS) Cricket fans have been left shell-shocked after it has emerged that former India limited-overs pacer Mohit Sharma, who was the IPL 2014 Purple Cap-winner, had been roped in as a net bowler by new IPL franchise Gujarat Titans alongside left-arm fast bowler Barinder Sran for the upcoming season beginning on March 26.
2022-03-20
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
3rd ODI: I shifted my focus from competition to contribution, says Dhawan
Ahmedabad, Feb 11 (IANS) India opener Shikhar Dhawan said that over a period of time, his focus has shifted from competing to contributing. Dhawan, after being infected with COVID-19 before the start of the series against the West Indies, is now back into the playing eleven for the third ODI on Friday.
2022-02-11
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
3rd ODI: It was all about putting pressure on the batsmen, says Alzarri Joseph
Ahmedabad, Feb 11 (IANS) West Indies pacer Alzarri Joseph feels that it was all about putting the pressure on the batters during the second ODI and feels that the plans will remain same as the pitch hasn't changed for the third match on Friday. Joseph has been one of the few bright spots for the West Indies despite the visitors' losing the series.
2022-02-11
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
Top five, six batters didn't put their hands up, says Windies skipper Nicholas Pooran
Ahmedabad, Feb 10 (IANS) West Indies skipper Nicholas Pooran rued the fact that the batters didn't put their hands up in the second ODI against India on Wednesday. After the bowlers restricted India to 237, a collective effort from the hosts' bowling attack skittled out the tourists' for just 193. The top order didnt rise to the occasion, thereby losing the series.
2022-02-10
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
Getting the cap from Kohli was an amazing and proud feeling: Deepak Hooda
Ahmedabad, Feb 10 (IANS) India all-rounder Deepak Hooda expressed his happiness over getting his ODI cap from Virat Kohli, terming the moment as an 'amazing and proud feeling'. Hooda became the 243rd men's cricketer for India in ODIs during the first game against the West Indies at the Narendra Modi Stadium.
2022-02-10
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
2nd ODI: West Indies win toss, opt to bowl against India
Ahmedabad, Feb 9 (IANS) West Indies stand-in skipper Nicholas Pooran won the toss and opted to bowl first against India in the second ODI of the three-match series at the Narendra Modi Stadium, here on Wednesday.
2022-02-09
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
Top-order batters need to go deeper, put heavier price on their wickets: Jason Holder
Ahmedabad, Feb 7 (IANS) West Indies all-rounder Jason Holder has urged his top-order batters to go deeper and put up a heavy value on their wickets after losing the series opener to India on Sunday. In the first ODI at the Narendra Modi Stadium, West Indies were in trouble at 79/7 before Holder (57) stitched a stand of 78 for the eighth wicket with Fabian Allen (29) but the tourists slumped to 176 all out in 43.5 overs.
2022-02-07
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
Chahal reveals Sharma told him to focus more on googly ahead of first ODI
Ahmedabad, Feb 7 (IANS) India leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal revealed that captain Rohit Sharma had told him to focus more on bowling googly ahead of the first ODI against the West Indies.
2022-02-07
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
IND v WI, 1st ODI: Hooda debuts as India win toss and elect to bowl first
Ahmedabad, Feb 6 (IANS) All-rounder Deepak Hooda became the 243rd Men's ODI cricketer for India as the hosts won the toss and elected to bowl first in the series opener at the Narendra Modi Stadium here on Sunday. The match also marks India's landmark 1000th appearance in the ODI format.
2022-02-06
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
IND v WI, 1st ODI: We are on a high after beating England in the T20I series, says Pooran
Ahmedabad, Feb 6 (IANS) West Indies' swashbuckling batter Nicholas Pooran insisted that the visitors are entering the ODI series against India on a high after defeating England 3-2 in the T20I series.
2022-02-06
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
IND v WI: There's not a lot we need to change, says Rohit Sharma on ODI template
Ahmedabad, Feb 5 (IANS) India white-ball skipper Rohit Sharma believes that not much changes are needed in terms of ODI template. He added that giving clarity in roles of individuals in the squad will be decisive in future.
2022-02-05
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
West Indies arrive in Ahmedabad ahead of white-ball series against India
Ahmedabad, Feb 2 (IANS) The West Indies men's side, led by swashbuckling all-rounder Kieron Pollard, arrived in Ahmedabad on early Wednesday morning ahead of the upcoming white-ball series against hosts India. The visitors will now serve a three-day quarantine period before hitting the ground running for practice sessions.
2022-02-02
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
RIL inks MoU worth Rs 5.95L cr in green energy, other projects in Gujarat
Ahmedabad, Jan 13 (IANS) Reliance Industries (RIL) on Thursday signed Memorandums of Understanding (MoU) with the Gujarat state for a total investment of Rs 5.955 lakh crore as part of the investment promotion activity for 'Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2022', which was supposed to be held from January 10-12 in Gandhinagar, but was postponed due to the surge in the number of Covid cases in the state.
2022-01-13
Category: India, Gujarat,Business/Economy
I-T teams continue raids at stone quarries in Kerala
Kerala, Jan 9 (IANS) The Income Tax (I-T) department teams, which started conducting raids in Kerala's Ernakulam and Kottayam-based four stone quarries, are still searching different premises. The I-T teams have found that the quarries allegedly evaded tax of more than Rs 200 crore.
2022-01-09
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
PGTI golf: Bishmadpal Singh, Akshay Neranjen joint leaders in Pre-Qualifying I
Ahmedabad, Jan 7 (IANS) Amateur golfers Bishmadpal Singh Seerha of Chandigarh and Akshay Neranjen of Bengaluru are sharing the lead with scores of two-under 70 in round one of Pre Qualifying I of the PGTI Qualifying School 2022 at the Kalhaar Blues & Greens Golf Club in Ahmedabad on Friday.
2022-01-07
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Golf
Former Saurashtra cricketer Ambapratasinhji Jadeja dies of COVID-19
Rajkot, Jan 4 (IANS) Former Saurashtra cricketer Ambapratasinhji Jadeja passed away here on Tuesday due to COVID-19, the Saurashtra Cricket Association (SCA) said. He was 69.
2022-01-04
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
Gopal Ratna awards presented to mark 'National Milk Day' on Kurien's centenary
Anand (Gujarat)/New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) As part of the 'National Milk Day' celebrations to commemorate the birth centenary of 'Milkman of India' and dairy cooperatives pioneer Dr Varghese Kurien, "Gopal Ratna" awards in multiple categories were given to individuals and organisations on Friday.
2021-11-26
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Politics
Jonty Rhodes, Boman Irani send wishes to Formula Woman India participants
Vadodara, Nov 24 (IANS) Legendary South African cricketer Jonty Rhodes and Bollywood star Boman Irani on Wednesday conveyed their best wishes to the participants of Formula Woman India, which is taking place here.
2021-11-24
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Motorsports
Akhilesh attacks BJP at Rajbhar's rally
Mau (Uttar Pradesh), Oct 27 (IANS) Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav, on Wednesday, mounted a scathing attack on the ruling BJP and said that when Purvanchal awakens, history changes.
2021-10-27
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Politics
Somnath Temple: A glorious past and future
Ahmedabad, Oct 18 (IANS) Somnath is a celebrated site of pilgrimage of India, especially for Hindus, situated on the shore of the Arabian Sea. Amidst multiple wonders of the place, there lies an idol that was supposedly found in the middle of the temple without any structure to support it from below or to suspend it from above. In fact, there are numerous chronicles attesting to the fact that all who witnessed the floating idol was struck with immense amazement. Many ancient writings point to the fact that these ebbs and flows of the tide were thought of as a form of worship that the sea wished to pay the idol. For centuries, the idol and the temple have stayed out, becoming one of the most venerated pilgrimage sites of India.
2021-10-18
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Religion
Chhatisgarsh BJP demands judicial probe into Jashpur incident
Jashpur (Chhattisgarh), Oct 16 (IANS) The Chhattisgarh Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) unit on Saturday demanded a judicial probe into the Jashpur incident in which one person was killed and more than 15 others were seriously injured as a speeding car ploughed into people proceeding to immerse a Durga idol.
2021-10-16
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Speeding car ploughs into religious procession in Chhattisgarh, kills one
Jashpur (Chhattisgarh), Oct 15 (IANS) At least one person was killed and several others seriously injured as a speeding car ploughed into people proceeding to immerse a Durga idol in Pathalgaon area of Chhattisgarh's Jashpur district on Friday, the police said.
2021-10-15
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Four killed as speeding car rams religious procession in Chhattisgarh (Ld)
Jashpur (Chhattisgarh), Oct 15 (IANS) At least four people were killed and over 15 others seriously injured as a speeding car ploughed into people proceeding to immerse a Durga idol in Pathalgaon area of Chhattisgarh's Jashpur district on Friday, the police said.
2021-10-15
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
One killed as speeding car rams religious procession in Chhattisgarh (2nd Ld)
Jashpur (Chhattisgarh), Oct 15 (IANS) At least one person was killed and several others seriously injured as a speeding car ploughed into people proceeding to immerse a Durga idol in Pathalgaon area of Chhattisgarh's Jashpur district on Friday, the police said.
2021-10-15
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Prani Mitra award presented to zoo community members
Kevadiya (Gujarat), Oct 12 (IANS) Union Minister for Environment, Forests and Climate Change, Bhupender Yadav on Monday gave away Prani Mitra awards for outstanding contribution by zoo director, curator, biologist, educationists, veterinarian and the animal keeper or zoo frontline.
2021-10-12
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Environment/Wildlife
50 detained on allegations of religious conversion
Mau (UP), Oct 11 (IANS) The Mau police, on receiving a tip-off, raided a house in Sahadatpura Colony under Kotwali police circle and took more than 50 persons into custody for alleged conversion to Christianity.
2021-10-11
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Religion
Motera best venue for 2036 Olympics, India in talks with IOC: Batra
Ahmedabad, Oct 9 (IANS) Indian Olympic Association (IOA) president Narinder Batra on Saturday said that Ahmedabad's Motera stadium would be the best venue for staging the opening ceremony of the 2036 Summer Olympic Games if India gets hosting rights of the mega event.
2021-10-09
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Other Sports
Adani Green Energy closes India's largest renewables M&A deal
Ahmedabad, Oct 4 (IANS) Adani Green Energy Ltd (AGEL) has completed the acquisition of SB Energy Holdings Ltd (SB Energy India) in an all-cash deal for which definitive agreements were signed on May 18, 2021.
2021-10-04
Category: India, Gujarat,Business/Economy
Adani Transmission wins 'Greentech Energy Conservation Award 2021'
Ahmedabad, Sep 22 (IANS) Adani Transmission has won the Greentech Energy Conservation Award-2021 for its work on decarbonising the grid.
2021-09-22
Category: India, Gujarat,Business/Economy,Environment/Wildlife
Owaisi denied permission to meet ex MP Atiq Ahmad in Guj jail
Ahmedabad/Hyderabad, Sep 20 (IANS) AIMIM president Asaduddin Owaisi on Monday was denied permission to meet former MP Atiq Ahmad in Sabarmati Central Prison, Ahmedabad.
2021-09-20
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Politics
Adani Transmission to strengthen power transmission system in MP with capex of Rs 1.2K cr
Ahmedabad, Sep 15 (IANS) Adani Transmission Ltd (ATL), Indias largest private sector power transmission company and part of the diversified Adani Group, has received the Letter of Intent (LoI) for the acquisition of MP Power Transmission Package-II Limited, incorporated by REC Power Development and Consultancy Ltd.
2021-09-15
Category: India, Gujarat,Business/Economy
DefExpo-2022 aimed to reduce dependency on defence imports: Rajnath
Kevadia (Gujarat), Sep 2 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Thursday jointly reviewed the preparations for DefExpo-2022.
2021-09-02
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Defence/Security,Politics
Gujarat CM, businessmen come together to lay foundation stone for bright future
Surat, Aug 23 (IANS) Shree Swaminarayan Vadtal Temple Committee, the temple shrine located in Gujarat, on Monday announced its commitment to education with the foundation stone-laying ceremony. Gujarat Chief Minister Vijaybhai Rupani and notable businessmen were part of the ceremony.
2021-08-23
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Education
Hopefully, we will make it to the playoffs: Rajasthan Royals' Chetan Sakariya
Bhavnagar (Gujarat), Aug 19 (IANS) With Rajasthan Royals currently occupying the fifth spot in the IPL table ahead of its resumption, left-arm pacer Chetan Sakariya reckons that his team has a good chance of making it to the playoffs, when the second phase of the tournament begins on September 19 in UAE.
2021-08-19
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
5 killed as car falls into ditch in UP
Mau (Uttar Pradesh), Aug 8 (IANS) Five persons were killed and two others sustained serious injuries when their car fell into a roadside ditch in Mau district in the early hours of Sunday.
2021-08-08
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Adani Ports achieves highest ever quarterly volume growth of 83%
Ahmedabad, Aug 3 (IANS) Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Limited (APSEZ), a part of the diversified Adani Group, on Tuesday reported 77 per cent jump in net profit for the April-June quarter of FY22 on the back of higher cargo volumes and rising market share.
2021-08-03
Category: India, Gujarat,Business/Economy
Adani Ports & SEZ 1st Indian infra firm to raise 20-year's money from markets
Ahmedabad, July 27 (IANS) Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd (APSEZ), the transport and logistics arm of the diversified Adani portfolio, had successfully priced a $750 million senior unsecured dollar notes issuance with 20 years and 10.5 years tranches at a fixed coupon of 5.0 per cent and 3.8 per cent respectively.
2021-07-27
Category: India, Gujarat,Business/Economy
GUVNL withdraws subsidy, leaves 4,000 solar projects stranded
Ahmedabad, July 22 (IANS) State-run Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Limited (GUVNL) withdraws subsidy to small-scale distributed solar projects, affecting about 4000 projects with an aggregate capacity of around 2500 MW signed power.
2021-07-22
Category: India, Gujarat,Business/Economy,Environment/Wildlife,Human Interest/Society,Science/Tech
Gujarat's iconic 'Golden Bridge' on Narmada bows out at 140
Bharuch/Mumbai, July xx (IANS) The magnificent and imposing 'Golden Bridge' in Bharuch - built with the scrap iron of the disaster-hit Tay Bridge - on the river Narmada in south Gujarat, 'retired' this week, after a glorious 140 years of service on the Mumbai-Ahmedabad National Highway.
2021-07-18
Category: India, Gujarat,National,Human Interest/Society
Deepak Hooda leaves Baroda for Rajasthan
Vadodara, July 15 (IANS) All-rounder Deepak Hooda has left Baroda and will play for Rajasthan from the upcoming domestic cricket season.
2021-07-15
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
Siddharth Mahadevan, Om Bhalerao's song 'Kar fateh India' aims to spread hope
Vadodara, July 13 (IANS) Teenage singer Om Bhalerao and composer-singer Siddharth Mahadevan have released the song "Kar fateh India", an anthem of hope, even as the country battles the second wave of Covid.
2021-07-13
Category: India, Gujarat,Cinema/Showbiz,Lifestyle/Fashion
Gujarat's Dahod becomes role model in providing jobs under MGNREGA
Ahmedabad, June 20 (IANS) At a time when lakhs of people employed in different sectors have been left jobless owing to the Covid-19 pandemic, Gujarat's Dahod, one of the tribal districts of the state, has created record number of jobs under the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA).
2021-06-20
Category: India, Gujarat,National
Shubhangi Atre resumes shoot in Surat
Surat, May 23 (IANS) Actress Shubhangi Atre is happy to resume shoots for her television show, "Bhabiji Ghar Par Hain" here after recovering from Covid-19.
2021-05-23
Category: India, Gujarat,Cinema/Showbiz
Adani Green to buy SB Energy's renewable portfolio for EV of $3.5b
Ahmedabad, May 19 (IANS) In one of the largest acquisition in the renewable energy sector in India, Adani Green Energy Limited (AGEL) is set to acquire 100 per cent interest in SB Energy India from SBG (80 per cent) and Bharti Group (20 per cent).
2021-05-19
Category: India, Gujarat,Business/Economy
Ex-Saurashtra player Rajendrasinh Jadeja passes away
Rajkot, May 16 (IANS) Former Saurashtra pacer and match referee Rajendrasinh Jadeja passed away on Sunday due to Covid-19. He was 66.
2021-05-16
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
With Morocco experience, Surinder Amarnath eyes jr selector's post
Ahmedabad, May 15 (IANS) Former India batsman Surinder Amarnath has applied for the post of national junior cricket selector, and .
2021-05-15
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
With Morocco experience, Surinder Amarnath eyes jr selector's post (ld)
Ahmedabad, May 15 (IANS) Former India batsman Surinder Amarnath has applied for the post of national junior cricket selector, and is banking on his Morocco experience as a coach and selector in early 2000s to get the job.
2021-05-15
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
Being just and fair: IIMA Director at 56th Annual Convocation
Ahmedabad, May 13 (IANS) The Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA), the country's most premium management institute of global stature, held its 56th annual convocation, which was also its first virtual convocation.
2021-05-13
Category: India, Gujarat,Business/Economy
Cummins left confused by IPL postponement, waiting for clarity
Ahmedabad, May 4 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) fast bowler Pat Cummins was left confused on Tuesday after conflicting signals emerged all day long over the fate of the postponed Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021.
2021-05-04
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket