The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) will lend US$ 329 million for rural road construction in Gujarat under the Gujarat Rural Roads Project . The fund will be used to “improve the rural road connectivity and accessibility (by providing all weather road connectivity) to 1,060 villages in all the 33...
The Gir National Park of Gujarat now has around 650 lions, and it is the highest number since the 1936 as per the official records. This is an increase of 125 tigers from the 2015 lion census. The current lion population includes around 180 cubs that are of one to...
As the country saw over 600 deaths till July last week during the South West Monsoon, the central government said it gave financial assistance yet most states were not using it. “The provision is very clear and simple and it is streamlined. Every state has been given funds and released...
The national average of placements across employment exchanges, with exception Gujarat-- a state state that consistently performs well in job placements, stood at 0.57% in first nine months of 2015, shows data. While Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, UP, Kerala and Maharashtra were the top five states in terms of number...
Ahmedabad has been declared a World Heritage City by UNESCO world heritage committee, making it the first Indian city achieving this distinction. The city, with its secular co-existence of Islamic, Hindu and Jain communities and centuries old exemplary architecture of intricately carved wooden havelis, is now the third in South...
Many parts of India have been under the fury of the the Southwest monsoon, with floods and landslides affecting north and northeastern regions. The monsoon caused a deluge- like situation in parts of Gujarat, triggered fresh landslides in Himachal Pradesh, and flooded many parts of the northeastern India as the...
To present Indian laws in an an interesting and humorous way that even the children could understand, a team of lawyers, illustrators and storytellers have been creating Lawtoons comic books. In its latest, the team in collaboration with the Election Commission has prepared a comic book, Sentinels of Democracy, with...

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