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After Bhuj college women forced to strip for menses check, now Surat civic body makes trainee clerks stand naked for medical test
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After Bhuj college women forced to strip for menses check, now Surat civic body makes trainee clerks stand naked for medical test

The alleged incident took place in the Surat Municipal Institute of Medical Education and Research hospital, run by the SMC, on 20 February.

Gujarat college’s principal, rector among four arrested for forcing 60 girls to remove undergarments to check for menstruation
India

Gujarat college’s principal, rector among four arrested for forcing 60 girls to remove undergarments to check for menstruation

Police on Monday arrested four persons, including the principal of the Gujarat college, where authorities allegedly forced over 60 girls to remove their undergarments to check if they were menstruating

Menstruating women who cook for husbands will be reborn as dogs, says religious leader from Gujarat
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Menstruating women who cook for husbands will be reborn as dogs, says religious leader from Gujarat

Notably, Swami Krushnaswarup Dasji, who made these remarks, is associated with Swaminarayan Temple which runs a college in Bhuj whose principal and female staff had allegedly forced more than 60 girls to remove their undergarments to check if they were menstruating

Principal of college in Gujarat's Bhuj, hostel rector and peon suspended for forcing girls to strip to check if they were menstruating
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Principal of college in Gujarat's Bhuj, hostel rector and peon suspended for forcing girls to strip to check if they were menstruating

A college in Bhuj town of Gujarat's Kutch district has suspended its principal, hostel rector and peon after police registered an FIR against them for allegedly forcing over 60 girls to remove their undergarments to check if they were menstruating

Bhuj hostel inmates made to undergo menstruation check: NCW team meets students, terms incident 'matter of shame and disgrace'
India

Bhuj hostel inmates made to undergo menstruation check: NCW team meets students, terms incident 'matter of shame and disgrace'

The incident took place on 11 February in the Shree Sahajanand Girls Institute (SSGI), run by a trust of the Swaminarayan Temple in Gujarat's Bhuj, when more than 60 undergraduate hostel inmates were lined up in the restroom and forced to remove their undergarments to prove they were not menstruating

NCW sets up panel to speak to Gujarat college students who were made to strip to check if they were menstruating, slams varsity for 'shameful exercise'
India

NCW sets up panel to speak to Gujarat college students who were made to strip to check if they were menstruating, slams varsity for 'shameful exercise'

The National Commission for Women has set up an inquiry committee which will meet the students of a college in Gujarat who were reportedly forced to strip to prove that they were not menstruating

Border Security Force seizes two Pakistan fishing boats found abandoned near Kutch in Gujarat
India

Border Security Force seizes two Pakistan fishing boats found abandoned near Kutch in Gujarat

The Border Security Force (BSF) seized two Pakistani fishing boats abandoned in Sir Creek area near Kutch district in Gujarat on Saturday morning, an official said.

Kutch's Kala cotton, overshadowed by other varieties, finds new recognition due to its resilience
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Kutch's Kala cotton, overshadowed by other varieties, finds new recognition due to its resilience

Kutch's Wagad cotton lost popularity to American and later, Bt-cotton. The ‘by default organic’ Wagad cotton now has certification, is branded Kala Cotton, and is more sustainable.

International Yoga Day: From soldiers in Siachen to 2 Army Dog Unit, country joins prime minister in exercise
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International Yoga Day: From soldiers in Siachen to 2 Army Dog Unit, country joins prime minister in exercise

The International Yoga Day is India's gift to the world. A brainchild of Narendra Modi-led dispensation, India pushed for the event on the global platform and as a result, the United Nations recognised it as an international event to be celebrated on 21 June.

Cyclone Vayu weakens, likely to cross Gujarat coast by Monday midnight; NDRF on standby for relief and rescue operations
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Cyclone Vayu weakens, likely to cross Gujarat coast by Monday midnight; NDRF on standby for relief and rescue operations

Ahmedabad: Cyclone Vayu has weakened and is likely to cross the Gujarat coast by Monday midnight as a 'depression', an IMD weatherman said.

Cyclone Vayu: WR cancels 70 trains plying to disaster-prone areas, runs special trains to evacuate people from five coastal districts
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Cyclone Vayu: WR cancels 70 trains plying to disaster-prone areas, runs special trains to evacuate people from five coastal districts

The Western Railway has decided to short-terminate or cancel 21 of its trains passing through areas of Gujarat that are likely to be affected by cyclone 'Vayu'

Bhuj: The Pride Of India — Pranitha Subhash joins cast of Ajay Devgn, Sanjay Dutt's war drama
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Bhuj: The Pride Of India — Pranitha Subhash joins cast of Ajay Devgn, Sanjay Dutt's war drama

Pranitha Subhash is best known for starring in several commercially successful Telugu and Tamil films

Jayanti Bhanushali murder: Gujarat CID probing suspect BJP MLA Chhabil Patel's family, claim that he was in the US
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Jayanti Bhanushali murder: Gujarat CID probing suspect BJP MLA Chhabil Patel's family, claim that he was in the US

Gujarat CID is verifying the claim made by main accused BJP MLA Chhabil Patel's family that he was in the US for business-related reasons at the time of the Jayanti Bhanushali murder.

Senior Gujarat BJP leader Jayanti Bhanushali shot dead in moving train, CM Vijay Rupani promises action against those found guilty
India

Senior Gujarat BJP leader Jayanti Bhanushali shot dead in moving train, CM Vijay Rupani promises action against those found guilty

Senior Gujarat BJP leader and former MLA Jayanti Bhanushali was shot dead by unidentified persons while he was travelling in a train in the early hours of Tuesday.

October heat in India: Temperatures cross 40 degrees in Gujarat, Rajasthan; heavy rains lash Kerala, Tamil Nadu
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October heat in India: Temperatures cross 40 degrees in Gujarat, Rajasthan; heavy rains lash Kerala, Tamil Nadu

Even as the nation prepared for the October heat, the Indian Meteorological Department issued a heavy rainfall warning for Kerala and Tamil Nadu

Narendra Modi to visit Gujarat tomorrow: PM to inaugurate Mahatma Gandhi museum, address farmers' gathering at Anand
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Narendra Modi to visit Gujarat tomorrow: PM to inaugurate Mahatma Gandhi museum, address farmers' gathering at Anand

Narendra Modi will visit Gujarat on Sunday to inaugurate a museum dedicated to Mahatma Gandhi, an Amul chocolate plant.

Gujarat govt orders inquiry into deaths of 111 newborns in 5 months at Adani-run GK General Hospital in Bhuj
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Gujarat govt orders inquiry into deaths of 111 newborns in 5 months at Adani-run GK General Hospital in Bhuj

The Gujarat government ordered an inquiry into the deaths of 111 newborns in 5 months at the Adani Education and Research Foundation-run GK General Hospital

In Kutch, one project looks at documenting, reviving 50 styles of embroidery practised by 12 local communities
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In Kutch, one project looks at documenting, reviving 50 styles of embroidery practised by 12 local communities

The Living & Learning Design Center is India's first craft museum, which has thrown the spotlight on embroidery techniques practised by Kutch's local communities | #FirstCulture

Gujarat polls 2017: Busy sniping at each other, Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi have nothing new to offer
Politics

Gujarat polls 2017: Busy sniping at each other, Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi have nothing new to offer

On the campaign trail ahead of Gujarat Assembly election, it is evident such idealism doesn't exist in Indian politics.

Narendra Modi in Bhuj says bank nationalisation was Indira Gandhi's ploy to 'cover up' sacking of Gujarati Morarji Desai
Politics

Narendra Modi in Bhuj says bank nationalisation was Indira Gandhi's ploy to 'cover up' sacking of Gujarati Morarji Desai

Sharpening his attack on the Congress in his home state, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the erstwhile Indira Gandhi government played the "drama" of nationalising banks to "cover up" the "unceremonious" sacking of then Finance Minister Morarji Desai, a Gujarati.