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  • Four thieves held, mob thrashes one

    Four thieves held, mob thrashes one

    Rajkot: Four thieves were arrested and one of them was beaten up badly by a mob in Ranujanagar area of Rajkot on Saturday night. According to the details of the incident the thieves, whose identities are yet to be ascertained, were trying to break into a house in Ranujanagar. They were spotted by some of the residents of the area […]

     
     
  • Five nabbed with firearms, cartridges

    Five nabbed with firearms, cartridges

    Rajkot: Five persons were arrested with firearms and cartridges from near Nava Bandar marine police station in Veraval of Gir-Somnath district on Friday night. Police said the accused were arrested from a car during a vehicle-checking drive at the Diu border. Police identified the accused as Asif Khira (37), a resident of Ghanchi Kabrastan at Khira Jamatkhana in Jamnagar, Iqbal […]

     
     
  • 11-foot crocodile among four rescued in 24 hours in Vadodara

    11-foot crocodile among four rescued in 24 hours in Vadodara

    VADODARA: Come the monsoon and crocodiles return to the streets of Vadodara. In less than 24 hours, the forest department in Vadodara rescued as many as four crocodiles, including an 11-foot specimen and two juveniles. A forest department team along with volunteers from Wildlife Rescue Trust on Friday night rescued a two-foot , which locals noticed on the main road […]

     
     
  • Ockhi & rains: Agri sector pushed to brink of despair

    Ockhi & rains: Agri sector pushed to brink of despair

    Thiruvananthapuram: Ockhi cyclone and a harsh southwest monsoon have resulted in extremely bleak losses ever recorded in a span of one year in the district. The data compiled by various Krishi Bhavans in the district have estimated a loss of Rs 32.61 crore, across 376.32 hectares. According to officials, 4,821 farmers have been affected during this monsoon and those from […]

     
     
  • Bitter CM gives PM Modi a lesson on federalism

    Bitter CM gives PM Modi a lesson on federalism

    THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: A day after being given ‘cold shoulders’ by PM , chief minister reminded the prime minister and the Union government about their responsibility to strengthen the federal structure of the country. Conveying his displeasure over the manner in which Modi dealt with the all-party delegation from the state, Vijayan said the response from the PM was ‘disappointing’ and that […]