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HC stays arrest of Russian woman

HC stays arrest of Russian woman

AHMEDABAD: The Gujarat high court on Friday stayed city crime branch from arresting Anastasia Leonskaia (38), the who along with her 18-month-old son is seeking exit clearance to return her native country. She is charged with illegal entry and overstaying in India. Justice Sonia Gokani ordered police not to take […]

Six from Gujarat among Padma Shri recipients

Six from Gujarat among Padma Shri recipients

AHMEDABAD: Six persons from have been selected for the honours. The list was announced by the central government on the eve of Republic Day on Friday. The recipients include Jyoti Bhatt, Vadodara-based painter, Muktaben Dagli, founder of Surendranagar-based Pragnachakshu Mahila Seva Kunj, folk art historian and author Joravarsinh Jadav, traditional […]

Faceless quake survivor is face of resilience!

Faceless quake survivor is face of resilience!

AHMEDABAD: Even the most seasoned – habituated to see disfigured bodies – had shuddered when they removed bandages off Jhakhra Sanchar, a 53-year-old 2001 earthquake victim. His face was a debrided flat area with no nose, lips, ears and jaws with just one eye crying to be salvaged. Dr Ayyapan […]

2 drown in Narmada canal while clicking selfies

2 drown in Narmada canal while clicking selfies

AHMEDABAD: Two 20-year-old youths drowned in the near Jaspur village in Gandhinagar district on Thursday afternoon, when they were at the site, said police. The deceased were identified as Prit Adroja and Dharmin Kasondra. Both were natives of Morbi and BBA students at a private college in Uvarsad village of […]

Ahmedabad municipal corp schools to get names

Ahmedabad municipal corp schools to get names

AHMEDABAD: The year 2019 marks start of the centenary celebrations for Municipal School Board of Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation. In a major decision taken by the board on Friday was that the schools would get names. ?So far, the schools have been identified as School No. 12 or 25 and so […]