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વર્લ્ડકપની ફાઇનલ મેચ : અમદાવાદ શહેર છે આવકારવા તૈયાર ક્રિકેટ રસિકોને

વર્લ્ડકપની ફાઇનલ મેચ : અમદાવાદ શહેર છે આવકારવા તૈયાર ક્રિકેટ રસિકોને

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સમગ્ર વિશ્વની અને ખાસ કરીને વિશ્વભરના ક્રિકેટ રસિયાની નજર અમદાવાદમાં યોજાનારી ક્રિકેટ વર્લ્ડ કપની ફાઇનલ મેચ પર છે ત્યારે અમદાવાદ મ્યુનિસિપલ કોર્પોરેશન પણ શહેરને શણગારીને પ્રવાસીઓને આવકારવા તૈયાર છે. અમદાવાદ મ્યુનિસિપલ કોર્પોરેશનના અધિકારીઓએ જણાવ્યું હતું કે અમે વિવિધ તૈયારીઓ કરી છે જેમ કે, અમદાવાદ શહેરના કુલ પર જેટલા ફ્લાયઓવર, રેલ્વે ઓવરબ્રીજ, નદી પરના બ્રીજ, રીવરફ્રન્ટ અન્ડરપાસને રોશનીથી શણાગારવામાં આવેલા છે. સાથે સાથે, શહેરમાં આવેલ વિવિધ અ.મ્યુ.કોર્પો.ની કચેરીઓને રોશનીથી શણગારવામાં આવેલ છે. શહેરમાં આવેલ વિવિધ સર્કલોને રોશનીથી શણગારવામાં આવેલ છે, પ્રવાસીઓના પરિવહન માટે પણ અમદાવાદ મ્યુનિસિપલ કોર્પોરેશન સજજ છે. નરેન્દ્ર મોદી સ્ટેડીયમ તરફ જવા – આવવા માટે કુલ 16 ફૂટો ઉપર 119 બસો મેચના દિવસે એએમટીએસ દ્વારા સંચાલનમાં મુકવામાં આવેલી છે. નરેન્દ્ર મોદી સ્ટેડીયમના રૃટના અવર-જવરન...
PM degrees row: Kejriwal and Singh move HC over issue of summons

PM degrees row: Kejriwal and Singh move HC over issue of summons

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Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad The Gujarat High Court on Monday refused to grant urgent circulation of two petitions moved by Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and AAP Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Singh seeking quashing of the summons issued to them for alleged criminal defamation in relation to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s degree. Senior advocate Percy Kavina representing the AAP leaders, requested for urgent circulation and listing of the petitions for September 21 before the court of Justice Samir Dave primarily on the ground that the Ahmedabad magistrate court is due to take up the criminal defamation matters on September 23. Kavina, while seeking the urgent circulation of the matters, also said, “…a word from your lordship (to the HC registry for listing the matters) ma...
Congress- BJP in war of words about Narmada floods

Congress- BJP in war of words about Narmada floods

Politics
Gujarat Global News Network, Ahmedabad The Congress on Monday alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party government in Gujarat had delayed the release of water from the Sardar Sarovar dam to coincide with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s birthday on September 17. The sudden release of water, the Opposition party said, led to floods in downstream Bharuch district and resulted in large-scale damage. “Despite heavy rains in Madhya Pradesh and hourly monitoring of water levels in Narmada dam, the authorities did not release adequate amounts of water on September 15 and 16 and waited for the dam to overflow on September 17 to make someone happy,” Congress president Shaktisinh Gohil alleged. The Congress leader said that the timely release of water would have prevented floods in five distric...
Gujarat Public Universities Bill : end of student politics

Gujarat Public Universities Bill : end of student politics

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  Gujarat Global News Network, Gandhinagar The Gujarat Assembly passed the controversial Gujarat Public Universities Bill, which makes sweeping changes in the affairs of the public universities including ending student politics by removing the senate and syndicate system while concentrating the powers in the hands of the State government. The Bill is aimed at unifying the different Acts to smoothen the governance of 11 public universities in the State and properly implement the 2020 National Education Policy (NEP), as per the State government. While Higher Education Minister Rushikesh Patel called the Bill a “milestone”, the Opposition Congress said it would kill the autonomy of the public universities as the stringent provisions of the bill infringe on the autonomy of the...
Cyber security and digital risk conference

Cyber security and digital risk conference

Business
Gujarat Global News Network The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM), Gujarat Council, hosted a conference on “Cyber Security & Digital Risk Management” in Ahmedabad on Tuesday. The conference served as a platform to discuss and exchange ideas on the ever-evolving threats in the digital world and the latest strategies to mitigate these risks. The experts shared their thoughts on data protection, regulatory compliance, threat intelligence, and the importance of joint efforts in securing cyberspace. Delivering the welcome address, Jaimin Shah, Co-chairman of ASSOCHAM Gujarat Council, said, “Cybersecurity is one of the biggest challenges in the modern world. In today’s age, when a vast majority of our personal, financial and business data exists in digit...

Diamond portrait for Modi as bday gift

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  Gujarat Global News Network  An architect from Diamond City Surat has prepared a sparkling gift for Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his birthday which is on September 17. PM will turn 73. He has made a portrait of PM with 7200 lab-grown diamonds of different shades. Four types of diamonds in different shades have been used, Vipul JPwala the architect said. About his venture, Vipul said he looked at thousands of photos of the Prime Minister before zeroing in on one. “After looking at the shade of the face in the photo, I selected four types of diamonds in different shades to create the portrait,” said Vipul. He said it took him three months to make the portrait and he wanted to gift it to the Prime Minister on his birthday. “However, it was not possible to meet him on his bir...
No repeat theory in local bodies in Gujarat

No repeat theory in local bodies in Gujarat

Breaking News, Politics
Gujarat Global News Network The BJP in Gujarat has decided for no repeat theory in local bodies election for post of Mayor and other functionaries. This has given jitters to partymen who view this is an indication of the upcoming Lok Sabha polls also. The parliamentary board meeting to decide on names of Mayor and other posts in municipal corporations and local bodies in the state  began on Wednesday. BJP president C R Paatil said that the party has decided to adhere to its policy of ‘no-repeat’. He said that BJP would give chance to new and fresh members. There are about 1,500 functionaries in local bodies and the party wants to train new leaders and provide chance to more people. BJP holds 90.5% of the seats in the state’s local bodies. “The party has initiated a process to h...

Airbus and GSV will develop C295 aircraft facility at Vadodara

Business
Gujarat Global News Network Gati Shakti Vishwavidyalaya (GSV) Vadodara and Airbus have entered into collaboration to design, innovate and manufacture and develop in India C295 aircraft facility. It will significantly strengthen the Indian aviation sector. Airbus and Tata had recently announced a partnership at Vadodara (Gujarat). Airbus is the world’s largest manufacturer of commercial aircraft and a leading producer of helicopters, defence and space equipment. The company has a long-standing relationship of symbiotic growth with India. The company recognises India as a key driver of global aviation as well as an indispensable talent and resource hub and is committed to maturing all the necessary building blocks to develop a fully integrated aerospace ecosystem in the country. Make i...

Finally controversial murals at Sarangpur temple removed

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Gujarat Global News Network The controversy surrounding the murals of Hanumamji at Sarangpur temple has finally ended with saints of Swaminarayan sect removing the murals which showed Lord Hanuman sitting at the feet of Sahajanand Swami of Swaminarayan sect. The issue had snowballed into controversy as many religious organizations and common people were up in arms against the depiction and there were widespread protests last week.  While Swaminarayan saints refused to budge and claimed that there was nothing wrong in the depiction of murals as it was mentioned in their religious books also. Perturbed over the situation Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel convened a meeting of over 50 saints from six primary temples of Swaminarayan sect was convened by CM on Monday. the saints represent...

HC allows 12-year to abort her 27-week old foetus

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Gujarat Global News Network The Gujarat High Court on Wednesday allowed a 12-year-old girl to terminate her 27-week pregnancy. The girl was allegedly raped by her father. Justice Samir Dave considered the report submitted by the medical superintendent of Vadodara-based Sir Sayajirao Gaekwad Hospital who on September 4 directed a medical examination of the victim by a panel of doctors. The HC directed that the victim girl should terminate the pregnancy within a period of one week from today," the order said, noting the report has stated that the foetus was nearly 27 weeks old. The HC also directed the state government to pay compensation of Rs 2.5 lakh to the victim, out of which Rs 50,000 was to be paid immediately, and another Rs 2 lakh to be deposited in her name and interest...