Saurabh Patel

Who will become next CM of Gujarat - Vijay Rupani or Nitinbhai Patel or any new face?

Who will become next CM of Gujarat - Vijay Rupani or Nitinbhai Patel or any new face?

According to BJP insiders, there are at least four names doing the rounds for the next Gujarat CM.


Aug 02, 2016, 09:35 AM IST

Gujarat Budget 2016-17 to be presented tomorrow

 The budget session of the Gujarat Assembly today commenced on a stormy note as Congress MLAs rushed to the Well of the House during the speech of Governor O P Kohli and shouted slogans against the BJP-led state government.

Feb 22, 2016, 17:24 PM IST

Vadodara's longest flyover opens today

The longest flyover of Vadodara has been built at a cost of Rs 62.98 crore.

Dec 25, 2015, 09:10 AM IST

Vadodara gears up to observe International Yoga Day

As the world gears up to celebrate 'International Yoga Day', around 30,000 people will be participating in programmes organised to observe the maiden day in the city on Saturday.

Jun 20, 2015, 13:31 PM IST

'Garvi Gurjari' craft fair in Vadodara

The Gujarat government is holding a week-long National Craft Fair and Summit here from January 23 to showcase a plethora of handloom and handicraft products from the state as well as from across the country bringing artisans on a single platform to interact with buyers and enhance their business potential.

Jan 20, 2015, 11:38 AM IST
BCA, Guj govt MoU will speed up new cricket stadium work: Saurabh Patel

BCA, Guj govt MoU will speed up new cricket stadium work: Saurabh Patel

The signing of MoU between Baroda Cricket Association (BCA) and Gujarat government at the recently concluded Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2015 will speed up the process of construction of the new cricket stadium here, state Finance and Industries Minister Saurabh Patel said.

Jan 17, 2015, 13:37 PM IST
Ban Ki-moon to inaugurate canal top solar power plant in Gujarat

Ban Ki-moon to inaugurate canal top solar power plant in Gujarat

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon will inaugurate Gujarat's first 10 MW solar power plant on Narmada river canal here on Sunday, state Energy Minister Saurabh Patel said Saturday.

Jan 10, 2015, 19:48 PM IST

Ban Ki-moon to attend Vibrant Gujarat Summit-2015

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon will take part in the 'Vibrant Gujarat Summit-2015' during his two-day visit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state on January 10 and 11 next year.

Dec 08, 2014, 18:23 PM IST

No objection to Pak delegation attending Vibrant Summit: Saurabh Patel

 The Gujarat government said here on Wednesday that it would not stop any Pakistani business delegation conveying their wish to participate in the forthcoming 'Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2015'.

Dec 03, 2014, 23:12 PM IST

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.

Dec 02, 2014, 10:47 AM IST

PM to open Pravasi Bharatiya Divas, Vibrant Summit in January

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be in Gujarat on January 8 and 11 next year to inaugurate the Pravasi Bhartiya Divas as well as the Vibrant Gujarat Global Investor Summit-2015 respectively.

Sep 25, 2014, 00:50 AM IST

Three MoUs to be inked during Chinese Prez's Gujarat visit

Three MoUs related to Gujarat, one of them for setting up an industrial park near Vadodara, will be signed in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping during their meeting on September 17.

Sep 15, 2014, 22:05 PM IST

PM Modi to inaugurate 'Vibrant Gujarat' : Saurabh Patel

Gujarat's Finance and Civil Aviation Minister, Saurabh Patel, confirmed on Wednesday that the upcoming 'Vibrant Gujarat' summit will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Aug 27, 2014, 11:36 AM IST

Congress was allergic to Gujarat: State minister

Claiming that the Congress was "allergic" to it, a Gujarat minister has said the previous UPA government had a "discriminatory" attitude towards the state which hampered its growth prospects and prevented it from performing better than it had done.

Aug 24, 2014, 15:17 PM IST

Rs 1200-cr sought for Lokayukta infrastructure in Gujarat

Gujarat Finance Minister Saurabh Patel has urged the Union Finance Ministry to release Rs 1200 crore for setting up Lokayukta infrastructure in the state.

Aug 23, 2014, 12:03 PM IST

As trust deficit is over, GST will be reality soon: Gujarat FM

With the change at the Centre, Gujarat government on Friday said the "trust deficit" between Centre and states, which was delaying GST roll out, has been removed and hoped the new indirect tax regime could become a reality soon.

Aug 22, 2014, 15:17 PM IST

Vaghela-Patel spat: Speaker purges controversial remarks

A day after a heated exchange between Gujarat Energy Minister Saurabh Patel and Leader of Opposition in the legislative Assembly Shankersinh Vaghela, Speaker Vaju Vala on Thursday removed the remarks made by the minister and a Congress MLA from the record.

Jul 17, 2014, 20:36 PM IST

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.

Jul 15, 2014, 02:04 AM IST

Guj minister Patel confirms his relations with Ambanis to EC

Gujarat Energy and Petroleum Minister Saurabh Patel has confirmed to the Election Commission about his "relations" with Ambani family.

Apr 04, 2014, 22:58 PM IST

EC asks Gujarat minister to disclose relations with Ambanis

The Election Commission of India has asked the Gujarat Energy and Petroleum Minister Saurabh Patel to disclose his relationship with the Ambani family.

Apr 02, 2014, 23:03 PM IST