Gujarat’s popular brass industry struggles to survive in Jamnagar

GujaratJamnagar, Jan. 29 : The popular brass industry of Gujarat's Jamnagar city is presently facing a major challenge to sustain itself following a sharp erosion in the demand for its products in the world market.

A sudden drop in the prices of scrap metal and aggressive marketing from their Chinese counterparts has pushed many of the units manufacturing brass-based parts in Jamnagar region to the brink.

The brassware industry is an important part of the handicrafts and cottage Industry of the country and is known world over for its unmatched range of brass antiques and brass decoratives.

Four dead in Arabian Sea boat capsize near Jamnagar

GujaratJamnagar (Gujarat), Oct 14 : A boat ferrying 22 persons from Navabandar

All women Panchayat in Gujarat village

GujaratBhayukharia (Jamnagar), Sep. 23 : While many political leaders in the Indian Parliament have been hesitant to empower women, Bhaukhakharia, an obscure village in Jamnagar District of Gujarat, boasts of an elected all women Panchayat (village council).

By addressing the issues that concern villagers in day-to-day life, the members of the Panchayat have ensured that they will never be viewed as ornamental members.

Residents of the village had elected all the seven members of the village council unanimously.

IAF’s MiG-29 aircraft crashes near Jamnagar, pilot safe

Gujarat’s 22-year-old living a normal life with the heart on right side

Human HeartJamnagar (Gujarat), Dec.27: A 22-year-old man in Gujarat’s Jamanagar District has bee