Patidar agitation: Hardik Patel says 27 crore Gujjar, Kurmi signatures campaign next step to press OBC demand

Patidar agitation: Hardik Patel says 27 crore Gujjar, Kurmi signatures campaign next step to press OBC demand

Convener of Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti, Hardik Patel said that they would gather '27 crore signatures' across the country and submit it to the Prime Minister in support of their reservation demand.

‘Custodial’ death: Gujarat HC directs CID for ‘fair’ probe, but refuses to monitor it

‘Custodial’ death: Gujarat HC directs CID for ‘fair’ probe, but refuses to monitor it

Amin said on Sunday statements of the petitioner and other relatives were recorded.

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Three weeks after a six-year-old boy was mauled to death by stray dogs in Jamia, little has changed on the ground.

The MSBSHSE has decided to change the pattern of exam question paper for Class IX this year and Class X from next year.

Police on Sunday said Sarkar has confessed to the murders.

Doctors said Rokde has almost lost vision in his right eye, but they are making all efforts to save them.

The group also decided to take up the cause of Patel youths who were either killed or injured, or arrested during the violence sparked by the Patidar agitation in Ahmedabad last Tuesday.

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Bhopal rally fails to make an impact

MP has the second largest population of Patidars after Gujarat.

‘Custodial’ death: Gujarat HC directs CID for ‘fair’ probe, but refuses to monitor it
‘Custodial’ death: Gujarat HC directs CID for ‘fair’ probe, but refuses to monitor it

Amin said on Sunday statements of the petitioner and other relatives were recorded.

Shwetang’s funeral held amid tight security
Shwetang’s funeral held amid tight security

Over 500 security personnel, mainly from paramilitary forces, were deployed along the route of the funeral procession.

Ban on mobile Internet likely to continue in Ahmedabad
Ban on mobile Internet likely to continue in Ahmedabad

The ban on mobile Internet has not gone down well with the industry experts and residents.

Gujarat BJP gears up for local body polls
Gujarat BJP gears up for local body polls

These are the first elections of ULBs in which the state government has introduced compulsory voting and 50 per cent reservation for women.

Patidars’ quota agitation: 23 youths accuse police of torture
Patidars’ quota agitation: 23 youths accuse police of torture

Of the 23 Patidar youths, two were admitted in New Civil hospital while the rest were sent to Surat district Central Jail at Lajpore.

Ahmedabad: Violence after Patel agitation added 30% more cases for 108 emergency services
Ahmedabad: Violence after Patel agitation added 30% more cases for 108 emergency services

The 108 services also responded to 300 additional cases following the violence, which occurred in various parts of the state following the Patidar agitation held in Ahmedabad at the GMDC ground.

Gujarat: All Oppn MLAs suspended
Gujarat: All Oppn MLAs suspended

LOP Shankersinh Vaghela said that the government was hiding its own failure in maintaining law and order by alleging Congress’ hand in the violence.

Gujarat mobile internet ban: business takes a hit
Gujarat mobile internet ban: business takes a hit

The ban is likely to be effective until Saturday in some volatile areas.

Cops donate one-day salary to the deceased constable’s family
Cops donate one-day salary to the deceased constable’s family

Surat police Commissioner Rakesh Asthaana, along with Joint Police Comissioner C R Parmar, collected Rs 21,000 from the widow.

Gujarat police donate one-day salary to family of dead constable

Dilip Rathwa, the constable, died in the line of duty, during the clashes after the August 25 rally.

Mobile Internet ban hits life in Gujarat
Mobile Internet ban hits life in Gujarat

The state government announced in its press release Thursday that the state government had decided to make online PDS manual.

Patidar agitation: AAP slams police action on supporters and destruction of public properties
Patidar agitation: AAP slams police action on supporters and destruction of public properties

AAP appealed for peace and asked the people to help in restoring peace in the state.

Patidar protest: HC directs CID to investigate custodial death of Patel youth
Patidar protest: HC directs CID to investigate custodial death of Patel youth

The court, after going through the second postmortem report that suggested the youth died of shock and brain haemorrhage due to head injuries, also ordered to hand over the dead body to his parents for the last rites.

Six Padra corporators quit to join Patidar agitation
Six Padra corporators quit to join Patidar agitation

Jitu Patel, Umesh Shah and Dakshesh Patel had originally won their seats from the Vikas Manch while Suresh Patel had won his seat on a Congress ticket.

Assembly clears bills that make land acquisition easier
Assembly clears bills that make land acquisition easier

Statement of Objects and Reasons of the Bill justifies its need to make procedural parts of these decades old laws simple and to mitigate undue hardship that people have to suffer.

CIIE’s business plan contest to unite student entrepreneurs of city colleges
CIIE’s business plan contest to unite student entrepreneurs of city colleges

The event called ‘IdeaThon 2015’ will take place in the IIM Ahmedabad campus on 13th Sept 2015 and will see qualifying teams present their business plans and prototypes before a panel of start-up veterans and investors.

Patidar agitation hurts diamond, textile businesses
Patidar agitation hurts diamond, textile businesses

However, over 40,000 textile trading shops in and around 150 textile markets on Ring road remained closed for the day in the view of a bandh called by the Patidars.

Patidar protests: Gujarat CM appeals for peace, seeks support from Patel trusts
Patidar protests: Gujarat CM appeals for peace, seeks support from Patel trusts

Following the Patidar protests, the Gujarat government is likely to form a committee to investigate the GMDC lathicharge.

Cong blames police for violence, wants Anandiben to resign
Cong blames police for violence, wants Anandiben to resign

Congress alleged police committed “atrocities” on innocent people, while trying to quell the violence triggered by the detention of prominent Patidar leader Hardik Patel.