Saturday, 28 May, 2022

Topic: Vadodara

4 killed, 11 injured after boiler blasts at chemical factory in Gujarat’s Vadodara

The dead and the injured included workers and people who were passing by the area when the blast occurred Friday morning. The injured were admitted to nearby hospitals.

Vadodara’s rainwater harvesting project could save around 10 crore litres this monsoon

Vadodara district has set up rainwater harvesting structures in over 1,000 primary and secondary govt schools under ‘Varsha Jal Nidhi’ project, a brainchild of DM Shalini Agarwal.

As Covid spikes in rural Gujarat, testing labs and awareness in short supply

Districts like Bharuch, Kheda, Anand and Surendranagar have seen massive spikes in the last week. Steps taken so far by the administration have fallen flat.

Vacation-like isolation in Nagaland & how Vadodara jail inmates are quarantined in guest house

A recap of some of the best on-ground reporting of the Covid-19 pandemic from ThePrint’s reporters and photojournalists.

At Vadodara quarantine facility, patients bid emotional goodbyes to ThePrint journalists

Photographer Praveen Jain and reporter Simrin Sirur left the Vadodara quarantine facility Wednesday after testing negative for Covid-19.

Vadodara man tests positive for coronavirus, Gujarat tally now 8

A 52-year-old man with travel history to Sri Lanka tested positive of coronavirus in Gujarat on Saturday & has now been put in isolation ward at SSG Hospital.

Crocodiles seen swimming through Vadodara as heavy rains flood streets

The crocodiles entered the city after the Vishwamitri river overflowed dues to the rains. Forest officials rescued 7 of them as well as 2 turtles and a few snakes from residential areas.

What the youngest and oldest voters expect from the Gujarat election

While the young voters hope to leave behind ideas of political affiliation, the oldest are still determined to exercise their democratic right.

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Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif and former PM Imran Khan | Photos from Facebook

Jinnah said Pakistan would be a ‘laboratory’. Experiments by Imran, Shehbaz prove him so right

If Yasin Malik’s sentence is a call for condemnation, then why is the establishment forgetting Hafiz Saeed? But neither Shehbaz nor Imran Khan would take note.

RBI sets aside more money for rainy day, payout drops

The central bank approved the transfer of 303.1 billion rupees to the government from its surplus funds, a third of the 991.2 billion rupees it had given last year.


NSA Ajit Doval with NSAs from the other countries at the meeting at Dushanbe, Tajikistan | Photo: Courtesy the NSA's office

NSA Ajit Doval pushes for ‘terror free’ Afghanistan, says India stands with Afghan people

Doval's comments came at 4th Regional Security Dialogue on Afghanistan attended by national security advisors from Tajikistan, India, Russia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Iran, Kyrgyzstan & China.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.