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Anandiben Patel takes oath as Governor of Madhya Pradesh

Anandiben Patel takes oath as Governor of Madhya Pradesh

A day before the ceremony, the former Gujarat chief minister travelled in a chartered bus from Ahmedabad to Bhopal.

Jan 23, 2018, 10:15 AM IST
Anandiben Patel takes a chartered bus to Bhopal, to be sworn in as Madhya Pradesh Governor today

Anandiben Patel takes a chartered bus to Bhopal, to be sworn in as Madhya Pradesh Governor today

A day before the ceremony, the former Gujarat chief minister travelled in a chartered bus from Ahmedabad to Bhopal.

Jan 23, 2018, 08:13 AM IST
Ex-Gujarat CM Anandiben Patel appointed Madhya Pradesh Governor

Ex-Gujarat CM Anandiben Patel appointed Madhya Pradesh Governor

76-year-old Patel was the Gujarat CM from 2014, when incumbent Narendra Modi became the Prime Minister, to August 2016.

Jan 19, 2018, 22:51 PM IST
Rare sight: Keshubhai, Vagehla, Anandiben, Modi - four ex-CMs of Gujarat - in one frame

Rare sight: Keshubhai, Vagehla, Anandiben, Modi - four ex-CMs of Gujarat - in one frame

Four former Chief Ministers of Gujarat were seen chatting during Vijay Rupani's swearing-in ceremony on Tuesday.

Dec 26, 2017, 23:40 PM IST
Gujarat Elections 2017: Party leadership to decide ticket distribution, says Anandiben Patel

Gujarat Elections 2017: Party leadership to decide ticket distribution, says Anandiben Patel

"Be it Ghatodiya or any other place, only party leadership and parliamentary board decides who will contest from where," she said.

Nov 27, 2017, 00:13 AM IST
Anandiben Patel will not contest Gujarat Assembly elections, cites age as reason

Anandiben Patel will not contest Gujarat Assembly elections, cites age as reason

Anandiben Patel will not contest the upcoming Gujarat Assembly elections.

Oct 09, 2017, 16:49 PM IST
Dry law in Gujarat only in name, admits former CM Anandiben Patel

Dry law in Gujarat only in name, admits former CM Anandiben Patel

Anandiben Patel on Thursday admitted it was a reality that liquor was being consumed in Gujarat.

Sep 22, 2017, 00:59 AM IST
Baba Ramdev guides through massive yoga event in Ahmedabad

Baba Ramdev guides through massive yoga event in Ahmedabad

Thousands of people performed yoga at the sprawling Gujarat University grounds here early on Wednesday despite light showers in what was claimed to be the world`s biggest congregation exercising together.

Jun 21, 2017, 11:09 AM IST
Anandiben Patel can be the best candidate for President: Subramanian Swamy

Anandiben Patel can be the best candidate for President: Subramanian Swamy

His comments come amid intense speculation on who the BJP will select as its presidential candidate.

Apr 25, 2017, 19:55 PM IST
Gujarat - Trembles in BJP's citadel

Gujarat - Trembles in BJP's citadel

Assembly elections are still many months away but nonetheless, incumbent Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani has the arduous task of getting the BJP back on track 

Dec 18, 2016, 17:31 PM IST

Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani appoints 8 Parliamentary Secretaries

Newly elected Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Tuesday appointed eight BJP MLAs as Parliamentary Secretaries.

Aug 09, 2016, 17:41 PM IST
Vijay Rupani takes oath as Gujarat Chief Minister, Nitin Patel sworn in as Dy CM

Vijay Rupani takes oath as Gujarat Chief Minister, Nitin Patel sworn in as Dy CM

Vijay Rupani took oath as Gujarat Chief Minister at Mahatma Mandir in Gandhinagar. ​

Aug 07, 2016, 10:33 AM IST
Gujarat CM-designate Vijay Rupani to meet Governor today to stake claim to form govt

Gujarat CM-designate Vijay Rupani to meet Governor today to stake claim to form govt

Gujarat Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Vijay Rupani who was appointed as the new Chief Minister of the state will meet Governor OP Kohli on Saturday to stake claim to form a new government.

Aug 06, 2016, 09:53 AM IST
Gujarat's newly formed Cabinet will ensure it remains progressive: BJP

Gujarat's newly formed Cabinet will ensure it remains progressive: BJP

Following the appointment of state unit chief Vijay Rupani as the next Chief Minister of Gujarat, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) asserted that the newly formed cabinet will continue the developmental work in the state and ensure that Guajarat remains one of the high-progressive states in the country.

Aug 06, 2016, 09:40 AM IST

Gujarat will now be run by Amit Shah: Hardik Patel

Hardik Patel today claimed that Vijay Rupani, who has been chosen to replace Anandiben Patel as Gujarat Chief Minister, was a loyalist of Amit Shah.

Aug 06, 2016, 00:43 AM IST
Vijay Rupani to be new Gujarat CM, Nitin Patel will be Deputy CM

Vijay Rupani to be new Gujarat CM, Nitin Patel will be Deputy CM

Vijay Rupani emerged as the choice for the Gujarat chief minister spot at the legislature party meeting attended by BJP chief Amit Shah and Union Minister Nitin Gadkari.

Aug 05, 2016, 17:59 PM IST
BJP to announce Gujarat's next CM on Friday

BJP to announce Gujarat's next CM on Friday

BJP's parliamentary board accepted Anandiben Patel's offer to resign yesterday at its meeting in Delhi, paving the way for appointment of a new CM.

Aug 04, 2016, 22:05 PM IST

Mayawati targets PM Narendra Modi over Una Dalit atrocity incident

BSP supremo Mayawati on Thursday launched a vitriolic attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and RSS, alleging that on the one hand, they talk of 'Sabka Sath, Sabka Vikas', but on the other target Dalits and Muslims in the name of 'gau raksha' (cow protection).

Aug 04, 2016, 18:56 PM IST
Vijay Rupani or Nitin Patel as CM: Amit Shah, BJP top brass reaches Gujarat to hold parleys with party MLAs

Vijay Rupani or Nitin Patel as CM: Amit Shah, BJP top brass reaches Gujarat to hold parleys with party MLAs

Amit Shah and other central party observers will hold deliberate consultations with BJP MLAs to pick the new Chief Minister of Gujarat.

Aug 04, 2016, 09:00 AM IST

Gujarat HC notice to state on PIL on disposal of cow carcass, gau rakshaks

The Gujarat High Court on Wednesday issued notice to the state on a PIL seeking direction to the government to ensure systemic disposal of cow carcasses and pro-active action against 'gau rakshaks' to avoid incidents like the thrashing of Dalits at Una.

Aug 03, 2016, 17:56 PM IST