Gandhinagar News

Watch: BJP heads for spectacular win, PM's mother greets media in Gandhinagar

According to the Election Commission of India's (ECI) latest figures, the Modi-led Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) is leading with 301 Lok Sabha seats as against 542 and is eyeing to beat its 2014 election tally of 282.

Hardik Patel to attend Patidar meet to discuss release of quota leader Alpesh Kathiriya

Kathiriya has been in jail since March 19 in connection with a sedition case registered against him.


Dams dry but won’t face drinking water problem till July: Gujarat government

Addressing a press conference here, Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel said that Chief Minister Vijay Rupani had called a review meeting of senior officers concerned on Tuesday to take stock of the availability of drinking water.

Amit Shah holds roadshow in Ahmedabad, says 'entire Kashmir is ours'

His slogan-chanting comes in the wake of PDP chief and former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti's criticism that Shah was "daydreaming" about abrogating Article 370 of the Constitution that provides special status to the state.

Gujarat: Deadline looming, just one BSP candidate files nomination; other 25 names yet undeclared

Gujarat BSP president Ashok Chavda said the list of candidates would be declared on Tuesday itself.

Explained: How the show in Gandhinagar underlines Amit Shah’s stature in BJP today

BJP president Amit Shah has pulled a grand assembly of leaders at the time of filing his papers from Gandhinagar for his first Lok Sabha elections.


Rajnath, Gadkari, Thackeray and Badal to accompany Amit Shah during filing of nomination

The presence of the top BJP-led NDA brass at the event is being seen by observers as a show of support for Shah and an acknowledgement of him being the second most powerful leader in the alliance after Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

After Advani, BJP asks Murli Manohar Joshi not to contest Lok Sabha polls

Former BJP president Murli Manohar Joshi's office also confirmed the development. It said that a brief statement was issued for voters of his constituency Kanpur, from where the 85-year-old leader had won in 2014.

Gujarat to amend law to allow trusts running gaushalas to own more land

According to a senior state government official, there are a number of public trusts working for cow conservation or running gaushalas in the state, especially in Kutch.

Gujarat: To help increase conviction rate, govt sets ball rolling for setting up Directorate of Prosecution

The post of Director (Prosecution) has been lying dormant for some time, and now the government has formed a committee of senior officers of Home, Legal and Legislation departments to revive the post and set up a full-fledged Directorate of Prosecution.