Indian Navy commissions sixth Dornier aircraft squadron
The Indian Naval Air Squadron 314, called Raptors, which will operate with four newly-inducted, next generation Dornier aircraft, was commissioned by Deputy Chief of Naval Staff Vice-Admiral M S Pawar. The squadron, owing to its strategic location, will act as the first responder in this crucial region, he said.
Government plans 1,400km long 'Great Green Wall’ of India
The project intends to counter climate change and desertification and is inspired b...
Gujarat government plans to expand Porbandar airport
This will also help Coast Guard and Indian Navy to land helicopters and aircraft, the re...
Cyclone Vayu to weaken before recurving towards Gujarat coast
The severe cyclonic storm over northeast and adjoining east-central Arabian Sea moved nearly westwards with a speed of about 12 kmph in the last six hours, it said.
Cyclone Vayu no more a threat, evacuees can return: Gujarat CM
The state government will pay an allowance totaling around Rs 5.5 crore to the evacuees for daily expenses over the next three days, the Chief Minister announced.
Cyclone Vayu won't make landfall in Gujarat; strong winds and heavy rain still a threat
Cyclonic Storm Vayu may not hit Gujarat coast. “According to Skymet Weather, Vayu is tracking north-northwestwards. As per weather models , ...
Cyclonic Vayu not to make landfall in Gujarat
Meanwhile Skymet maintains that while the strong winds associated with the cyclonic system may cause damage over Gujarat Coast.
Cyclone Vayu: Railways cancels 70 trains, short terminates 28 others
The IMD said Tuesday Vayu has intensified into a severe cyclonic storm and it is nearing the Gujarat coast.
AAI to suspend flight operations at five Gujarat airports from 12 am today to 12 am tomorrow
Flight operations will remain suspended in Porbandar, Diu, Bhavnagar, Keshod and Kandla airports, the Airports Authority of India (AAI) said.
BJP, Congress try to get caste & tribe mix right
If the 2014 polls saw the saffron party’s best ever show in the state, it was Congress’ turn to stage its best performance in two decades during the 2017 assembly election.
Dr. D's column: Why Gotham and Hans Zimmer are not very happy with Trump
Trump's campaign also used a quote by Mahatma Gandhi.
Old rivals in fray in Gujarat's Porbandar
Both BJP's Babu Bokhiria and Congress' Arjun Modhwadia are considered to be strongmen in the birth place of Mahatma Gandhi.
Shipping cannot be a family-run business? These six families disagree
Every few years, the shipping industry bottoms out to protracted low-growth phases. Several simply cut their losses and down shutters. But some persevere to become ‘captains’ of industry.
Gujarat elections: Fisheries minister Babubhai Bokhiria faces fishermen ire in Porbandar
The highway leading to Porbandar is nicely surfaced but broken narrow lanes greet one inside the city. People complain that road maintenance has been on for months.
Gujarat tourism expedites work on Dandi heritage corridor
As per reports, the Gujarat government has formed a committee under chief minister Vijay Rupani which will decide on the celebrations for the entire year across various departments.
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