Hardik Patel's intention was to wage war against Gujarat govt, says FIR
Hardik Patel's intention was to wage war against Gujarat govt, says FIR

The 27-page FIR filed by city crime branch against Hardik Patel says that the young quota leader had allegedly instigated his community to adopt violent means to "wage war" against Gujarat government.

Gujarat govt to announce scheme for general category students

As a part of its damage control exercise amid the agitation of the Patel community for reservations, the BJP government in Gujarat would be announcing a special scheme for general category students who come from an economically weak background.

Gujarat rubbishes in SC allegations of sacked IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt

The Gujarat government on Wednesday rubbished in the Supreme Court the claim of sacked IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt that he was present at a meeting to discuss law and order situation during the 2002 communal violence at residence of the then Chief Minister.

Farmers' contribution for Narmada underground pipeline reduced

Gujarat government on Monday said the farmers' groups will have to contribute only 2.5 per cent of the total cost instead of the earlier 10 per cent for laying underground pipeline from Narmada canal network to the farms.

Twitter case: HC notice to Gujarat govt over Teesta's plea

The Gujarat High Court on Wednesday issued notices to the state government and a complainant on a plea by social activist Teesta Setalvad seeking quashing of an FIR in a case in which she is accused of putting objectionable pictures of Hindu deities on a popular social networking site.

Gujarat govt virtually turns down Patels hunger strike condition

The Gujarat government on Tuesday virtually rejected the demand of Hardik Patel and three others that they would end their hunger strike only if Chief Minister Anandiben Patel personally comes to the protest venue, saying it has nothing to do in that regard.

OBCs threaten to 'uproot' Gujarat govt if Patels given reservation

Thousands of Other Backward Class communities' members held a rally here on Sunday to counter the agitation of the Patel community which is demanding OBC status and threatened to "uproot" the Gujarat government if it bows to the demand of the Patels.

Sanjiv Bhatt's son lauds his dad for taking on Modi govt over 2002 Gujarat riots
Sanjiv Bhatt's son lauds his dad for taking on Modi govt over 2002 Gujarat riots

Former IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt, who had taken on the Gujarat government headed by the then CM Narendra Modi over the 2002 post-Godhra riots and was recently sacked on the ground of unauthorised absence from service, on Thursday shared an emotional message from his son Shantanu Bhatt, encouraging him to continue the fight against the 'subverted system'.

Gujarat govt spent Rs 50 lakh on 'snoopgate' probe commission

The Gujarat government on Wednesday said it had spent Rs 50.7 lakh on the Justice Sugnya Bhatt commission which was formed to probe the alleged snooping on a Bangalore-based woman architect and later scrapped upon a High Court order.

Suspended cop Sanjiv Bhatt who took on Narendra Modi in Gujarat sacked, smells conspiracy

The Gujarat government has terminated IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt who had taken on the then Narendra Modi government over 2002 Gujarat riots cases four years ago.

Gujarat govt to bear cost of treatment of labourer's 3 obese kids

Gujarat government has decided help treat three obese kids of a daily wage labourer from Vanjdi village of Una taluka in Gujarat's Gir Somnath district, an official said here on Wednesday.

Anti-terror bill will ensure strict punishment, says Gujarat govt

The Gujarat Government on Tuesday defended the controversial anti-terror bill, saying it will ensure strict punishment for anti-social elements and help the police in investigating terror cases.

Hawala scam: HC notice to Gujarat govt on Fatta's bail plea

The Gujarat High Court on Tuesday issued a notice to the state government on a bail plea filed by Surat-based trader Afroz Fatta who was arrested in a case related to an alleged racket involving illegal money transfer of Rs 5,395 crore.

Gujarat govt studying tax structure of e-commerce firms: Patel

"We have to find out if there exist any loopholes in the tax structure which is benefiting them," state Finance Minister Saurabh Patel said here.

Gujarat govt says state No.1 in providing employment

Gujarat Finance minister Saurabh Patel on Monday said the state has been ranked number one in providing employment for the 12th successive year.

Congress uses Gujarat govt report to slam Modi on "lie" on development

A Gujarat government report which concluded that people have not benefited from economic progress under Narendra Modi`s rule was latched on to by Congress.

Shankersinh Vaghela slams Guj govt for turning a blind eye to farmer woes

Leader of Opposition in Gujarat Assembly, Shankersinh Vaghela on Thursday criticised the Narendra Modi government of overlooking woes of farmers hit by unseasonal rains and hailstorm.

Gujarat govt accuses Teesta Setalwad of misuse of NGO funds

The prosecution on Wednesday alleged that the NGO `Citizens for Justice and Peace`, run by Teesta Setalwad got a huge amount of foreign funds and misappropriated them.

Congress moves no-confidence motion against Modi govt

Gujarat Congress on Thursday moved a no-confidence motion against the Narendra Modi government in the state Assembly, after accusing it of being mired in corruption.

Combating malnutrition on war footing: Narendra Modi

Gujarat CM Narendra Modi on Thursday said in its pursuit of bringing all-round development, the state government has undertaken efforts on "a war footing" to combat malnutrition.