The restriction on slaughter is imposed to “favour and appease” a section of the society — Jains — but the fundamental rights of the other section of the society, particularly, Muslims are allegedly violated.
A circular issued by the slaughterhouse department of the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) has ordered to close down all shops selling beef and mutton meat in the city.
A delegation of the (GPCC) on Friday submitted a memorandum to the state governor O P Kohli, requesting him not to give his approval to the Gujarat Agricultural Land Ceiling (Amendment) Bill of 2015.
The commissioner requested citizens to take part in the open competition by sending their suggestions, opinions or views on vision for Rajkot city, goals to translate that vision into reality and strategy to achieve those goals.
Former IPS officer Kuldip Sharma who had taken on former chief minister of Gujarat, now prime minister Narendra Modi, during his stint in the services, joined the Gujarat Congress on Wednesday the in presence of PCC chief Bharatsinh Solanki.
In a setback to the state government, a division bench of Gujarat High Court on Monday quashed the new rule introduced earlier this year giving 100% preference in admissions of medical students on NRI quota of Gujarat.
Sreekumar had several run-ins with the Gujarat government which started following his depositions before the Nanavati Commission probing 2002 post-Godhra riots.
Ride operators had on Wednesday threatened to stop rides at Goras if the government did not exempt them from paying 20 entertainment tax on their ticket collection.
The decision to restore the services in Ahmedabad was taken in a joint meeting between officials of both police and collectorate held late in the evening.
Curfew was clamped in Morbi on August 26 and mobile internet service suspended after violent mobs indulged in arson and vadalism following police crackdown on a Patidar rally in Ahmedabad.
Agrawat was undergoing treatment for burns at a local hospital, where he died of cardiac arrest on Sunday. The family promptly informed the hospital that his eyes were to be donated to a needy patient.
The recordings, both in audio and video format, revealed that the accused judges were found “negotiating” over phone in order to favour the lawyers.
Urging people to work together for development, PM Modi said that development alone will solve all problems.
When some of the youths showed the injuries they had received to the court, the magistrate ordered the police to provide medical treatment to them and bring them back to the court at 3 pm.
Assistant Commissioner of Police said police inspectors P D Parmar and R R Vasava of Bapunagar were among nine policemen booked in the Swetang Patel death case.
It was hearing a plea filed by a city-based lawyer Virat Popat and his colleague Tirth Dave, who alleged that around 40 police personnel entered their housing society and started vandalising vehicles on August 25.
Hardik Patel and his legion of supporters have been demanding reservations in jobs and education for the Patidaar community.
Surat city and Mehsana district continued to be under curfew.
The BJP government in Gujarat will face consequences in 2017 polls, warned Hardik Patel at a mega rally in Ahmedabad
Cross complaints filed by both parties Sunday revealed that the murders could be the result of a dispute over installation of CCTV cameras.
"As per the Constitution and judgements of Supreme Court, we cannot make any changes in the structure of reservations for SCs, STs and OBCs, nor can we give reservation beyond 50 per cent," Gujarat CM Patel said.
Today's rally by OBCs was organised in the wake of the proposed mega-rally of Patels to be held in the city on August 25.
"Pathan's two sons Akbar and Asif rushed to rescue him. However, the two were also injured in the attack," Gandhigram police station inspector said.
University VCs and representatives stress the need for a concrete policy for start-up programme to realise the dream of PM Modi's 'start-up india, stand up india'
Advertisements, said top officials are part of damage control plan, ahead of scheduled rally by the Patidars on August 25 at Ahmedabad.