Gujarat by-elections to be litmus test for Anandi`s leadership

The by-elections to the lone Lok Sabha seat and nine Assembly seats in Gujarat next month will be a litmus test for the leadership and acceptance of new Chief Minister Anandi Patel, who was handed over the baton by Narendra Modi after he was elected as Prime Minister.

Eight killed in road mishap

All eight passengers travelling in an autorickshaw were killed when the vehicle collided with a truck on Dharmaj-Tarapur road near Ramodi village in the district on Monday, police said.

No-confidence motion passed against GCMMF chairman

A no-confidence motion, seeking the ouster of Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation chairman Vipul Chaudhary for alleged mismanagement in affairs of the federation, was today passed in a meeting of board of directors.

Life imprisonment to 13 in Kheda murder case

A fast track court Wednesday awarded life imprisonment to 13 people for murdering four people in Aral village of Kheda district in 2010.

Babumoshai remembers his Anand

On Wednesday, Amitabh Bachchan stood mute in front of the still body of his old contemporary. The superstar went to Aashirwad the moment the news of Khanna’s demise broke out.

Gujarat Ode massacre: 23 convicted, 23 acquitted

A special court on Monday convicted 23 people for their role in Gujarat`s Ode village massacre case of 2002 and acquitted another 23 for the want of evidence.

Four killed in truck-bus collision in Anand

Four persons were killed
and ten others injured when a bus in which they were
travelling collided with a truck on the Ahmedabad-Vadodara
Express highway, police said.

Five killed in road mishap in Anand

Five persons including a woman
were killed and 10 others injured when a truck rammed into a
stationary state transport bus from the rear on the
Ahmedabad-Vadodara Express highway, police said Tuesday.

Ten arrested for communal violence in Anand

Ten persons were arrested
following communal violence in Borsad taluk of the district
in which ten persons were injured, police said on Monday.

Ten arrested for communal violence in Anand

Ten persons were arrested following communal violence in Borsad taluk of the district in which ten persons were injured, police said Monday.

Anand`s determination has paid off: Father

World chess champion Vishwanathan Anand`s father Tuesday said it was his son`s determination that helped him retain the world title in Sofia, Bulgaria.

Woman files rape complaint against nine in Anand

An FIR has been filed against nine
men for alleged raping a woman who had come here in search
of job from Dahisar in Mumbai, police said on Sunday.

WCC: Anand draws again; leads Topalov 3.5-2.5

Anand put aside the experts` claim that the challenger will
make a comeback at the half way stage, and played out another
draw to maintain his full point lead.

Anand draws Topalov; maintains crucial lead after Rd 5

World Chess champion Viswanathan Anand has remained in the lead of the world title match in here after he and his Bulgarian opponent Veselin Topalov drew the fifth game.

World Chess Championship: Anand to start with black against Topalov

Defending champion Viswanathan Anand
will have black pieces against local favourite Veselin Topalov
in the first match of the 12-game World Chess Championship.

Relief for Anand, WCC postponed by a day

World Champion Viswanathan Anand got a breather today as the World Chess Federation has agreed to postpone the first game of the World Chess Championship by one day to Saturday.

Suspected Hizb terrorist brought to Anand for investigation

Suspected Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist
Bashir Ahmed Baba, arrested by the Gujarat Anti-Terrorist
Squad (ATS), was brought here for investigation, sources said
on Tuesday.

Anand slips to joint 5th after yet another draw

Anand`s quest for an elusive win continued unabated as the
Indian split points with Hungarian Peter Leko for his fifth
draw on the trot in the ongoing Corus Chess tournament here.

Hari checkmates top seed Naiditsch, 4th draw for Anand

P Harikrishna shocked top seed Arkaditsch Naiditsch of Germany
in group B while World Champion Viswanathan Anand settled for
a draw with American Hikaru Nakamura in group A in the fourth

Anand to meet Karjakin in Corus opener

champion Viswanathan Anand will start his campaign with black
pieces against defending champion Grandmaster Sergey Karjakin
of Ukraine in the first round of the Corus Chess tournament.