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Activists seek details of action from JICA

Activists seek details of action from JICA

VADODARA: City-based Paryavaran Suraksha Samiti (PSS) has sought details from the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), which is funding the Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project, on the actions it has taken so far after receiving representation from farmers and their representatives against alleged violation of guidelines in the land acquisition process. […]

Fire brigade to procure better quality equipment

Fire brigade to procure better quality equipment

VADODARA: The Vadodara Fire and Emergency Services (VFES) of the Vadodara Municipal Corporation (VMC) will now be able to fires in high-rise buildings and similar structures from a distance using state-of-the art equipment. The civic body cleared proposals for procurement of three fire-fighting vehicles including two Advanced High-tech Special Vehicles […]

Alert women help cops nab fraudster

Alert women help cops nab fraudster

VADODARA: Police on Friday arrested a man who tried to dupe women by promising them gas connections under a government scheme. Patodiya was nabbed from Danteshwar area where he was meeting women to explain the free gas connection scheme. He had begun publicizing the scheme from Friday. ?Patodiya works for […]

With 110 volunteers, sixth Charotar crocodile count begins

With 110 volunteers, sixth Charotar crocodile count begins

VADODARA/ ANAND: The sixth count in Charotar to know the number of reptiles in this belt of central Gujarat started on Friday. The crocodile count will be carried out in the wetlands of twin districts of Anand and Kheda with the help of from 13 states and a masters student […]

Naib subedar arrested in prohibition case

Naib subedar arrested in prohibition case

VADODARA: The detection of crime branch (DCB) arrested an army naib subedar on Friday under the Prohibition Act. Crime branch sleuths said that Arunjyoti Vishwas was wanted in the case after the police arrested two bootleggers some days ago. Police had arrested Shubhankar Vishwas and Mukesh Sarkar, both residents of […]