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Bohras’ scout band gets ‘special’ invite, ‘poor’ treatment
Sat, Nov 22, 2014

KHEL MAHAKUMBH: Ezzy Scout Band members claim they incurred Rs 18,000 on trip, got only ST bus fare

Digvijaya Singh was most negative on Twitter during LS polls, Narendra Modi least: Research
Sat, Nov 01, 2014

According to the research, most followed politicians on Twitter posted non-negative tweets during Lok sabha polls.

US proposes to partner for Vibrant Gujarat summit next year
Sat, Oct 18, 2014

Vibrant Summit will be held between 11th and 13th January at Mahatma Mandir.

Global investors, pravasis coming, Gujarat govt ready to raise a toast
Thu, Oct 16, 2014

The new permit simply asks for the applicants’ name under the slot “Full name” while group permits require the name of the organisation to be filled in.

National Institute of Design throws open its doors to transgenders
Tue, Oct 14, 2014

CEPT which has opened up to admit transgender students in June this year, did not see any applicants for the same.

Shall We Dance? Garba ground is the backdrop to countless romances
Sun, Sep 28, 2014

The garba in Gujarat is an opportunity for young men and women to meet, mingle and fall in love — no matter what their caste or religion.

Xi new chapter starts with Gujarat page
Thu, Sep 18, 2014

MoU: Pacts signed for industrial parks, development of sister cities, states.

China needs to come to table on border dispute: V K Singh
Sat, Sep 13, 2014

In Gandhinagar, holds ‘grievance redressal meet’ for NE community in state.

Ahead of Modi visit, V K Singh holds ‘grievance redressal meet’ for NE community
Fri, Sep 12, 2014

Singh met close to 50 members of North-Eastern community including students, professionals and homemakers.

With an eye on global market, state firms make a beeline to get ‘halal’ tag
Wed, Sep 10, 2014

Over 300 companies get halal certification

At Modi’s school, former teachers in awe
Sat, Sep 06, 2014

There was almost no talk at the school about Gujarat CM Anandiben Patel’s address, at 11 am.

State entrepreneurs to take part in J&K biz meet
Tue, Sep 02, 2014

A total of 35 businessmen from Gujarat from various sectors will meet businessmen from the valley.

Anandiben’s push to end malnutrition spurs month-long ‘intensive nutrition drive’
Sat, Aug 23, 2014

Children at 10,000 ‘high priority anganwadis’ to get healthy diet.

IIMA summit: Women corporate leaders bat for equal, inclusive workplaces
Tue, Aug 12, 2014

The series aims at supporting women leadership within the IIMA community through engaging dialogue with women leaders.

In his constituency, Paresh Rawal’s wife to ‘transform’ five govt schools
Fri, Jul 18, 2014

Sampat announced her plans to adopt five government schools and Balvatikas in Ahmedabad.

Kalol builder buys Anandi daughter Anar Patel’s painting for Rs 40,000
Wed, Jul 16, 2014

Vrindavan Solanki’s work, Desh pe Charcha, received the highest bid and was sold at Rs 3,10,000.

State govt logs on to corporate culture
Tue, Jul 01, 2014

Administration department portal announces 300 jobs, draws youth to public sector.

State govt to come up with separate policies for IT/ITES & electronics sectors
Sun, Jun 29, 2014

A draft has been prepared and submitted to the government to be finalized.

Modi’s wife Jashodaben attends condolence meeting for Gopinath Munde
Wed, Jun 11, 2014

Her younger brother denies that any invitation may have been extended to his sister, and that the decision to attend the function was purely "instinctive".

State for ‘multi-varsity’ system to help students choose any elective subject
Thu, May 29, 2014

A separate entity under the Knowledge Consortium of Gujarat (KCG), has been formed to look into the system and its implementation.

State for ‘multi-varsity’ system to help students choose any elective subject
Wed, May 28, 2014

Choice-based electives for students will enable an Engg. student to take up music or a commerce graduate an elective on agriculture

Far from forecourt, a town in Gujarat celebrates its native son
Tue, May 27, 2014

Closer to Modi’s home, the Prime Minister’s cousin Ashok Modi had organised a maha aarti at the neighbourhood temple.

Home town Vadnagar basks in the glory of its famous son
Mon, May 26, 2014

Every corner of Vadnagar was celebrating on Monday. BJP flags fluttered from doors, boondi and prasad were being distributed.

Will attend swearing-in if called: Jashodaben
Sat, May 24, 2014

She has never been to any of Modi’s swearing-in ceremonies as chief minister or to any of his public meetings, because she says “he has a lot of detractors”.

Modi aims to employ ‘agents of change’ via social media
Thu, May 22, 2014

Hailed as one of the first social media-savvy politicos seen in the Indian elections, Modi’s blog floated a “NaMo form’to enlist people interested in working with him.

This way to Delhi: From RSS pracharak to PM-designate, Narendra Modi has come a long way
Sun, May 18, 2014

Chai pe Charcha programmes were organised to help Modi’s beginnings as a 'tea vendor'.

A Life in the Shadows
Sat, May 03, 2014

A grandmother-like figure in a Gujarat village, Narendra Modi’s wife Jashodaben loves children and spends her time reading religious books.

Volunteers make a beeline to join CAG, more than a cog in Modi’s PR machinery
Sat, May 03, 2014

The future of CAG, which began as an “apolitical” group, will depend on the General Elections’ results

For a vote, Modi wife reappears
Thu, May 01, 2014

She did not look up as she walked into the booth in her black slippers.

UP CM tears into Modi bastion on first visit to Gujarat, says Third Front ready
Tue, Apr 22, 2014

The BJP had grown because of wrong policies of the Congress says Yadav.

Akhilesh hints at Amit Shah’s ‘riot role’ in Modi bastion
Tue, Apr 22, 2014

Calling Modi an “RSS-backed PM candidate”, Yadav said a BJP government at the Centre would spoil India’s relations with neighbours.

Akhilesh Yadav tears into Narendra Modi bastion on maiden visit to Gujarat, says third front ready to govern
Mon, Apr 21, 2014

Calling Modi an "RSS backed PM candidate" Yadav said that a BJP government at the Centre would spoil India's relations with its neighbours.

Ahmedabad ‘dressmaker’ has designs on Modi’s style
Sat, Apr 19, 2014

Selling it for Rs 900 to Rs 4,799, the “Modi kurtas” remain the “runway hit” for the brand.

In the spotlight, Modis of Mehsana await their ‘moment of pride’
Wed, Apr 16, 2014

No bitterness as Narendra Modi’s family and in-laws tackle media frenzy

Gujarat, a hub of rent-a-womb industry in India
Thu, Feb 13, 2014

Presence of many IVF clinics and surrogates in Gujarat has ensured that surrogacy has picked up majorly in the state.

‘I like to read about him (Modi)… I know he will become PM’
Sat, Feb 01, 2014

The lady gets a monthly pension of Rs 14,000, lives mostly with a brother and spends much of her time in prayer.