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The pomegranate farmer who won Padma Shri

The pomegranate farmer who won Padma Shri

A differently-abled farmer from Gujarat's arid Banaskantha district has inspired several others to make the best use of their farm land by planting pomegranate. Genabhai Patel (52), a pomegranate farmer from Sarkari Goliya village in Lakhani taluka of the district, has polio in both legs but he did not let it become a hurdle. Instead, he experimented with farm practices involving drip irrigation to produce pomegranate in the highly arid and rain scanty region which was followed by many other ..., 4 weeks ago

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Sadhvi held for cheating; Rs 1.25 cr cash, 2.4 kg gold seized

Banaskantha district police today recovered Rs 1.25 crore in cash and 2.4 kg of gold during a raid at a house in Palanpur and arrested Sadhvi Jayshree Giri, who is associated with Mukteshwar Math, in a case of cheating. Sadhvi has been arrested by the ...
 Business Standard1 month ago Gujarat police arrest sadhvi in Rs 5-cr fraud case  Deccan Herald4 weeks ago Sadhvi Jayshree is prime accused in murder of spiritual guru Sanjaygiri Maharaj: Police  Zee News4 weeks ago Sadhvi in Gujrat arrested with Rs 1.29 crore cash  Prokerala4 weeks ago

Five including two children killed in car-truck collision in Gujarat's Banaskantha

Five members of a family, including a woman and two children, were killed allegedly after their car rammed into a truck from behind near Deesa town of Banaskantha district, police said on Monday. The mishap occurred last night at Akhol cross-road on Bhildi ...
 Zee News1 month ago Five of family killed in car-truck collision in Gujarat  Business Standard1 month ago

Two get life term for raping minor girl

Two persons were today awarded life imprisonment by a court in Deesa town in Banaskantha district for raping a 16-year-old girl in 2010. The court acquitted two of their accomplices who were accused of abetment for want of evidence against ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Demonetisation to strengthen hands of poor: PM Modi

Banaskantha (Gujarat): Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday said the decision to ban old Rs 500 and 1,000 notes was taken to strengthen the hands of the nation's poor. Addressing ing a farmers' rally in Deesa town of Banaskantha district, Modi said ...
 Sify2 months ago PM Modi on demonetisation: Waste no time in queues, your bank is in your wallet  India Today2 months ago

Guj CM to inaugurate 'Border Viewing Centre' at Banaskantha

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on December 24 will inaugurate 'Border Viewing Centre' near the Indo-Pak border in Banaskantha district, which is being developed on the lines of Wagah Border point. This centre is part of state Tourism ...
 Business Standard2 months ago BSF cyclothon from Gandhinagar to Indo-Pak border flagged off  DNA2 weeks ago Gujarat to have Wagah-like border viewing point  Business Standard2 months ago

Cong doing negative politics, trying to defame country: Rupani

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today slammed the Congress for indulging in "negative politics" and alleged that the opposition party was trying to defame the state and the country by raking up issues like Godhra riots, demonetisation and surgical ...
 Business Standard1 week ago

Unsung heroes are flavour of Padma awards this year

Recognising the talent of unknown and unsung heroes of the country, this year’s Padma awards on Wednesday named nonogenarian Bhakti Yadav, popularly known as “Doctor Dadi” from Indore, and captain of Indian cricket team of blind Shekhar Naik for Padma ...
 The Financial Chronicle1 month ago

Unsung heroes in Padma Shri list

Nonogenarian Bhakti Yadav, popularly known as "Doctor Dadi" from Indore, and captain of Indian cricket team of blind Shekhar Naik are among the unsung heroes who were today named for Padma Shri. Dipa Karmakar, who finished fourth in artistic gymnastics at Rio ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

He's a mama's boy!

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is in his home state Gujarat, tweeted Tuesday that he skipped yoga, went to meet his mother and had breakfast with her before dawn.The PMs 97-year-old mother, Hiraba resides with his younger brother Pankaj Modi on the outskirts of Gandhinagar. PM Modi visits his mother on his birthdays and whenever he is in Gandhinagar. He had last visited his mother in December, 2016 when he was in Gujarat for a day. He had then addressed a rally in Deesa in Banaskantha ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Modi meets his mother in Guj, seeks her blessings  Business Standard2 months ago
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