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Eighteen killed in fire at Covid-19 hospital in India’s Gujarat state

Eighteen people are dead after a fire broke out at a Covid-19 hospital ward in India’s Gujarat state in the early hours of Saturday. The fire broke out in the intensive care unit of the Welfare Hospital in the western state’s Bharuch district, according to Dr. MD Modiya, a senior district official. According to Modiya, […]

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Worried about rising Covid-19 cases, man threatens to self-immolate if India-England T20 series is not called off

Concerned about the rise in coronavirus infections in India, a man threatened to self-immolate if the ongoing T20 cricket series between India and England at the Narendra Modi Stadium, Motera, Gujarat state was not called off. Following the threatening phone call to a senior police inspector, a police complaint was lodged against the caller Pankaj […]

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Seven men sentenced to jail for harassing an Asiatic lioness

An Indian court convicted seven people, including three tourists from Ahmedabad, and awarded them different jail terms for harassing a lioness in Gir forest in 2018. The Judicial Magistrate First Class at Gir Gadhada, Sunik Kumar Dave order on Monday awarded three years’ rigorous imprisonment to six of the accused, while another accused was sentenced […]

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Modi’s home state renames dragon fruit because of its ‘association with China’

The home state of India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Gujarat, renamed the dragon fruit because of the original name’s “association with China” and this has set off a bunch of jokes and memes on the internet. Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani said the fruit would now be called kamalam, Sanskrit for the lotus flower. The […]

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Mysterious monolith finally makes appearance in India

The mysterious monolith has finally surfaced in India after making multiple appearances around the world. The structure was spotted in a Symphony Forest Park in Gujarat’s Ahmedabad. The 10-foot structure is similar with metallic sheets covering three sides. However some some numbers that are etched on the monolith. An Indian daily reported that the numbers […]

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Man spends lockdown inventing automatic Pani Puri dispenser machine

Indians craving for popular snack, Pani Puri have a reason to celebrate after a viral video of an automatic pani puri machine which works just like an ATM surfaced. The vending machine takes money on one side and on the other it dispenses a plate full of pani puri on the conveyor belt. The viral […]

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Friend refused any money for Holi, man bites off his ear

Two people were arrested on Tuesday for demanding money from a bus conductor friend for Holi and then assaulting him when he refused, Thane police said. The incident happened in Gandhinagar locality, a Chitrasar police official said. “Someshwar Paphal and Pankaj Ingle demanded money from bus conductor Arvind Giri. When he refused, Paphal bit his […]

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WATCH: Lion charging towards group of people

A video of a lion charging towards a group of people in a village in Gujarat has surfaced on social media and the internet is pretty scared. The seven-second clip was shared on Twitter by Susanta Nanda of the Indian Forest Service and swiftly garnered 6,000 views so far. The clip shows the lion charging […]

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12-year-old PUBG addict stole $4000 from parents after losing game

A bizarre case has been reported from the Indian state of Gujarat over popular mobile game PUBG Mobile. According to a report, a 12-year-old has been accused of stealing cash worth Rs 3 lakh from his own parents in Gujarat’s Kutch district. The police say that the boy has confessed that he was stealing the […]

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Education increases divorce cases: RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Sunday stirred a fresh controversy after saying that the cases of divorce are found more in “educated and affluent” families nowadays as education and affluence brings arrogance along, which results in families falling apart. He also said that there is no alternative to a Hindu society in India. Bhagwat made […]

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Viral Video: Humans come across “civilised” lioness and cubs in the wild

Wild animals  too have basic road sense. A video shared by  Rajya Sabha MP Parimal Nathwani of a lioness with her cubs from the outskirts of Gir sanctuary, Gujarat in India showed the cats make way for a biker on the way. This #viralvideo shows a #Lioness & two cubs moving away to give way to […]

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17-year-old retains crown as the teen with the world’s longest hair

A 17-year-old Indian girl has retained her crown as the teen with the world’s longest hair more than a decade after she stopping getting her tresses cut following a bad experience at a salon. Nilanshi Patel, from the small town of Modasa in Gujarat state, remains a cut above the rest according to the Guinness World […]