Gujarat CM

PM Modi claims Pakistan interfering in Gujarat polls, seeks explanation from Congress

PM Modi claims Pakistan interfering in Gujarat polls, seeks explanation from Congress

The PM raised questions over an alleged appeal by former director general of the Pakistan Army.

Dec 10, 2017, 15:07 PM IST
Banned 'Padmavati' because we respect women, says Gujarat CM

Banned 'Padmavati' because we respect women, says Gujarat CM

The Padmavati controversy has become an emotive issue for the Rajput community. 

Dec 02, 2017, 19:34 PM IST

Gujarat Assembly elections: Not in race for CM's post, says Ahmed Patel

Congress leader Ahmed Patel has ruled out being the CM candidate in the Gujarat Assembly elections later this year.

Aug 14, 2017, 20:37 PM IST

Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani plays good samaritan; helps accident victims

Gujarat Chief Minister on Sunday aided four women who were injured in a road accident by getting them rushed them to a hospital in one of his convoy vehicles.

Jun 04, 2017, 20:22 PM IST

Race for CM candidate hots up in Cong in poll-bound Gujarat

Intense lobbying has started for nomination as Congress' chief ministerial candidate in Gujarat assembly polls to be held later this year.

 

Mar 18, 2017, 13:13 PM IST

Gujarat CM says Ram Temple on party's agenda

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Wednesday asserted that construction of Ram Temple in Ayodhya was on the agenda of the BJP, a day after the party's Uttar Pradesh unit chief Keshav Prasad Maurya spoke of the temple but retracted later.

Jan 25, 2017, 22:48 PM IST

Istanbul terror attack: Gujarat CM condoles death of designer Khushi Shah

Gujarat CM has condoled the death of Indian national Khushi Shah, who has roots in Vadodara, in the terror attack at a night club in Istanbul.

Jan 02, 2017, 18:24 PM IST
To popularise cashless transactions, Gujarat CM makes donation to Ambaji temple using wife's debit card

To popularise cashless transactions, Gujarat CM makes donation to Ambaji temple using wife's debit card

To popularise cashless transactions among people following the demonetisation move, Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani today inaugurated the 'digital donation' system at the Ambaji Temple and made a donation of Rs 31,000 using his wife's debit card.

Nov 29, 2016, 20:42 PM IST

Why did you oppose GST as Gujarat CM, Kharge asks PM Modi

Congress leader in the Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge on Monday bluntly asked BJP leaders, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on why their party had opposed the GST Bill when the UPA was in power, with Modi, then Gujarat Chief Minister, terming it "anti-states".

Aug 08, 2016, 19:12 PM IST
Vijay Rupani takes oath as 16th Chief Minister of Gujarat; PM Narendra Modi, Amit Shah congratulate him

Vijay Rupani takes oath as 16th Chief Minister of Gujarat; PM Narendra Modi, Amit Shah congratulate him

Vijay Rupani, the newly elected leader of the Gujarat BJP legislature party, on Sunday took oath as the 16th Chief Minister of Gujarat.

Aug 07, 2016, 13:19 PM IST
Vijay Rupani pips Nitin Patel to bag Gujarat CM post; says will make the state India's role model

Vijay Rupani pips Nitin Patel to bag Gujarat CM post; says will make the state India's role model

The sudden decision to name Vijay Rupani as the Gujarat Chief Minister was taken amid heated arguments at a meeting of BJP MLAs chaired by Amit Shah.

Aug 06, 2016, 00:17 AM IST

Must appreciate Vijay Rupani's courage for agreeing to steer a sinking ship: Congress

In a left-handed compliment for Vijay Rupani after he was chosen as the new Chief Minister of Gujarat, Congress on Friday said one must "appreciate his courage for agreeing to steer a sinking ship".

Aug 05, 2016, 22:49 PM IST

Vijay Rupani: From Rangoon-born RSS boy to next CM of Gujarat

What apparently weighed in Vijay Rupani​'s favour among other things is his closeness to BJP chief Amit Shah.

Aug 05, 2016, 21:14 PM IST
REVEALED: This is why Vijay Rupani got edge over Nitin Patel for Gujarat CM post

REVEALED: This is why Vijay Rupani got edge over Nitin Patel for Gujarat CM post

The announcement of Vijay ​Rupani's name as the Gujarat Chief Minister came as a surprise since Nitin Patel was being presumed the final choice.

Aug 05, 2016, 20:21 PM IST
Vijay Rupani appointed as new Gujarat CM, says will make the state a role model for India

Vijay Rupani appointed as new Gujarat CM, says will make the state a role model for India

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said the BJP members unanimously decided the name of Vijay Rupani for the Gujarat CM seat.

Aug 05, 2016, 19:57 PM 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
Nitin Patel, senior-most minister in Cabinet, most likely to succeed Anandiben as Gujarat CM

Nitin Patel, senior-most minister in Cabinet, most likely to succeed Anandiben as Gujarat CM

The BJP leadership is learnt to have almost zeroed in on Nitin Patel, the senior-most minister in the Anandiben Patel cabinet, to take over as Gujarat Chief Minister from her, though the names of other possible contenders kept on doing the rounds in political circles here on Thursday.

Aug 04, 2016, 23:22 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
BJP Parliamentary Board to decide on Anandiben Patel's successor on Wednesday?

BJP Parliamentary Board to decide on Anandiben Patel's successor on Wednesday?

BJP central leaders are arriving in Ahmedabad in Gujarat on Wednesday to assess the ground situation and to find the successor of Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel.

Aug 02, 2016, 21:20 PM IST
BJP will replace Anandiben Patel with Amit Shah: Arvind Kejriwal

BJP will replace Anandiben Patel with Amit Shah: Arvind Kejriwal

Gujarat's first woman Chief Minister Anandiben Patel on Monday offered to quit in keeping with the BJP's "laudable tradition" of leaders vacating their posts as they turn 75.

Aug 01, 2016, 21:14 PM IST