Lakshmipura-Bhandu is a small village of Visnagar taluka in Mehsana, home district of CM Anandiben Patel.
On January 28, the President returned the Gujarat Control of Terrorism & Organised Crime Bill, 2015, while seeking clarifications on some provisions.
As per government records, 1,63,808 acres have been allotted to 37,198 landless farmers in Gujarat in the last 55 years; and around 17,000 of them were from the SC community.
Total budget for the latest solar park is likely to be at least around Rs 4,500 crore.
Sources said that presently there are two schemes of old age pension existing in Gujarat — one by the Centre and the other by the state government.
The panel’s main argument against UGPL project was limited number of beneficiaries and excessive maintenance.
So far, of 48,058 km sub-minor canals, work on 10,216.92 km has been completed.
A decision to provide financial aid to cotton farmers will be officially taken as soon as CM Anandiben Patel clears it.
BJP claims support of 19 Independents; Cong says 24 Independents on its side
BJP is in power in this municipality for the last two decades.
That’s just one of the changes in their lives after their conversion to Buddhism.
Returning Officer for the Unjha Nagarpalika V A Asari confirmed that no candidate has filed nomination on the BJP symbol.
90 Dalits from different parts of Gujarat converted to Buddhism at the programme organised by the Gujarat Buddhist Academy.
Tenancy bill, signed by Kohli, promises equity shares to those who sell their land to companies; Agricultural Land Ceiling (Amendment) Bill proposes use of surplus farm land for industrial purpose.
Amendments cleared by the Assembly in the last session can fundamentally change land use patterns. It is being alleged that lands meant for the poor will now be given to the rich. PARIMAL DABHI explains the key issues.
The polls for 230 taluka panchayats and 31 district panchayats in the state were slated to be held in October-November this year.
Hardik and his associates had gone to Tenpur village of Bayad taluka where a function was organised by Patidars to pay homage to those Patidars who were killed in violence.
Bullets would whizz past his right, his left. Never striking, only striking fear. Once, they poured petrol in his anus. And on another occasion, they gave him electric shocks in his private parts.
He has been paying land tax for years. However, come sowing season, he sharpens his arrows, strings his bow to prepare for any eventuality.
On August 29, 2012, Yagnik delivered the Naroda Patiya case order, convicting 32 people, among them Kodnani and Babu Bajrangi.
Gujarat Governor O P Kohli last week sent the Gujarat Control of Terrorism and Organised Crime (GCTOC) Bill, 2015 for the President’s assent.
Rape of Dalit women rose in Gujarat over the last 13 years, reaching the highest in 2014, higher by 500 per cent since 2001.
The judgement comes on the day that happens to be the 13th anniversary of the infamous 2002 Godhra train carnage.
The DEO’s action came following a representation by a city-based voluntary organisation, Dalit Hak Rakshak Manch.
The officer had taken off the names of local BJP leaders in the second FIR.
Fiscal deficit is more or less under control.
How migrant labourers are changing the way of life in this small town near Ahmedabad.
The advisory has reportedly been issued to preempt any attack on Indian fishermen from the Pakistan side.
The message is not lost on the state bureaucrats, who enjoyed tremendous clout under Modi.
Jashodaben had asked for details of the official order under which she had been provided security.
For requisite security, agencies like state police, Central Intelligence Bureau, Research & Analysis Wing (RAW) are working in tandem.
Ahmedabad city DEO reveals in reply to an RTI.
Sources added that the government is going to hire 100 luxury buses for the transport of these invitees to and from the venue.
PARIMAL DABHI explains Gujarat’s two-child election requirement.
Asked why he did not summon Modi, Nanavati said, “The question is, is there a justification to call anybody?”
The law makes it compulsory for voters in Gujarat to vote in elections to local self government bodies.
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