Monday, Dec 22, 2014



67 pvt grant-in-aid schools didn’t admit any EWS student under RTE
Fri, Dec 12, 2014

Ahmedabad city DEO reveals in reply to an RTI.

Govt ropes in realtors, to hire chartered flights to ensure cosy stay for invitees
Tue, Dec 09, 2014

Sources added that the government is going to hire 100 luxury buses for the transport of these invitees to and from the venue.

Tue, Dec 09, 2014

PARIMAL DABHI explains Gujarat’s two-child election requirement.

Godhra riots: Nanavati report gives clean chit to Narendra Modi, says no need to summon him
Wed, Nov 19, 2014

Asked why he did not summon Modi, Nanavati said, “The question is, is there a justification to call anybody?”

Vote You Must
Tue, Nov 11, 2014

The law makes it compulsory for voters in Gujarat to vote in elections to local self government bodies.

Journey’s end for Nanavati Commission
Thu, Oct 30, 2014

Nanavati Commission, which probed Godhra train will submit its second, final report in 2 weeks.

3,000 new leprosy patients, 226 kids affected: Survey
Thu, Oct 23, 2014

These are cases in addition to around 7,000 other patients in the state.

Ebola effect: Thermal scanners to be installed at Ahmedabad airport
Tue, Oct 21, 2014

At present, there are around 150 such transit patients who came to other states of India and then came to Gujarat.

Snooping row: Panel scrapped days before Ahmedabad top cop’s reply
Sat, Oct 11, 2014

In the audio tapes, Shah is heard instructing IPS officer, G L Singhal, to stalk and tape phones of the architect, at the behest of one 'saheb'.

In Xi’s visit, Modi sees world’s ‘approval of absolute majority’
Wed, Sep 17, 2014

Modi concluded his speech at the venue by remembering Mahatma Gandhi and Sardar Patel.

PM: Xi visit world approval of majority govt
Wed, Sep 17, 2014

Says heads of foreign states should visit small cities, silent on bypolls.

Ahmedabad, Gandhinagar gear up to welcome Chinese President
Thu, Sep 11, 2014

He will be accompanied by a delegation of around 120 persons, including Chinese officials and businessmen.

NPCIL board comes up with rehab offer for land owners
Mon, Sep 01, 2014

The total estimated cost of the proposed project is around Rs 60,000 crore.

Govt submits objections to Centre
Sat, Aug 30, 2014

Land acquisition act: Says it is almost impossible to purchase land for public purpose.

Accenture gets contract for crowdfunding Statue of Unity
Tue, Aug 26, 2014

The state government has already granted the tender for the construction and maintenance of the statue.

Govt settles over 17,000 Varsai claims in 2 months
Mon, Aug 25, 2014

Revenue dept move to update maximum records of inheritance rights will benefit around 42,000 women and tribals.

To avoid land acquisition, state plans underground pipelines
Sat, Aug 23, 2014

The officials sources said that the project is likely to begin by September-end and finish it within three to four years.

Anandi Patel’s new land policy benefits both govt, farm owners
Fri, Aug 22, 2014

More than 46,000 survey nos converted from New to Old Tenure in less than 2 months

Gujarat govt nod to bridge after NHRC issues notice
Thu, Aug 21, 2014

The commission has observed that it raises serious issues of violation of right to life of the children.

Dalit victims’ kin refuse govt land deal
Sat, Aug 09, 2014

Family members term plots as non-cultivable rocky pieces of land.

To woo investors, nine top IAS officers to fly around the world
Fri, Aug 08, 2014

Each to lead a delegation of industryx leaders; countries include US, Germany and France.

High Court upholds farmers’ stand in Surat land acquisition
Mon, Jul 21, 2014

Acquisition by GETCO held as lapsed, because it did not take possession of land within five years.

L&T to build Statue of Unity, Centre grants Rs 200 crore
Fri, Jul 11, 2014

The Gujarat government’s 2014-15 budget also sanctioned Rs 500 crore for the Statue of Unity project.

L&T bags Statue of Unity bid; Centre gives Rs 200 cr for it
Fri, Jul 11, 2014

Singh said that the commitment of the Centre to grant Rs 200 crore for the project is encouraging.

State govt excludes over 28,000 hectare from Narmada project
Wed, Jul 09, 2014

Savli MLA Ketan Inamdar asked how much canal network was to be laid for the project in phase I and how much work was completed.

Not just ‘foreign hand’, critical Gujarat NGOs on IB watchlist too
Thu, Jun 12, 2014

The 21-page secret report to the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) names several foreign-funded NGOs.

SIRs: State govt on the back foot, cancels yet another decision
Thu, Jun 05, 2014

Farmers’ leaders from the Hazira SIR region said that, so far, the new notification cancelling the earlier notification was not issued.

106 villages in Kutch declared semi-drought-hit
Fri, May 30, 2014

The number set to double soon.

Soni murder case: State govt moves SC against acquittal of her husband
Sat, May 24, 2014

Sheela had sustained 32 stab injuries on various parts of her body.

At 70%, Idar records 16% more votes than last time
Thu, May 01, 2014

It was not the heat wave, but people’s enthusiasm to vote that ruled the roost in Idar town of Sabarkantha district — one of the hottest places in Gujarat — on Wednesday. Compared to the 2009 Lok Sabha polls, Idar recorded about 16 per cent more polling on Wednesday, as the mercury hovered around 44 […]

Rahul Gandhi sees Adani hand in Narendra Modi’s growth model
Sun, Apr 27, 2014

Says Modi will milk India’s cows for other countries if voted to power.

Rahul sees Adani hand in Modi model
Sun, Apr 27, 2014

Referring to the snooping scandal, Rahul scoffed at the BJP’s claims of women empowerment.

Is this swarg? Sonia tears into ‘Gujarat model’ in Modi bastion
Fri, Apr 25, 2014

She also talked about the Right to Information Act, Food Security Act and National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme as the initiatives of the Congress and pointed out that the BJP had taken 10 years to appoint the Lokayukta.

Sonia Gandhi takes on Modi in Gujarat, says he’s only worried about chair
Thu, Apr 24, 2014

They are only concerned about their chair and have nothing to do with the poor, said Sonia.

Gandhis looted the nation: Modi
Thu, Apr 24, 2014

'Advani like my father, has always guided me’.

‘We don’t even have Yasmin’s photo’
Sat, Apr 19, 2014

In April 2012, a special trial court convicted 23 people and sentenced them to life in prison in the Ode riot case.