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Narendra Modi's silence on Dalit assault devaluation of PM's post: Congress

Congress today termed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "silence" on Una Dalit thrashing incident as "devaluation" of his post as well as democracy, even as the opposition party organised sit-in agitations across Gujarat against the incident.

Cong to protest week-long protest in Gujarat against Centre's failure to control price rise

Cong to protest week-long protest in Gujarat against Centre's failure to control price rise

The Congress party is all set to launch a week-long protest across Gujarat against Centre's failure to rein in the rise in prices of essential commodities.

Gujarat Congress promises 20% quota for poor among upper castes

Vaghela's promise to double the quota came a day after Hardik Patel dashed a letter to him seeking to give a firm assurance about the EBC quota.

Manmohan Singh speaks on intolerance, says youth want world free of inequality

Manmohan Singh speaks on intolerance, says youth want world free of inequality

Amid the debate on intolerance and nationalism, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday advised the students to collaborate with various "decision- makers" to make the world free of inequality and intolerance.

Govt's responsibility if Patels resort to conversion: Shankersinh Vaghela

Senior Congress leader Shankersinh Vaghela on Tuesday said the BJP-led Gujarat government will be "responsible" if members of Patel community leaves Hinduism and coverts to another religion to get benefits of reservation in jobs and education.

Modi may not have become PM had I stayed in BJP: Shankersinh Vaghela

Modi may not have become PM had I stayed in BJP: Shankersinh Vaghela

Senior Congress leader Shankersinh Vaghela on Tuesday claimed that Narendra Modi may not have become the Prime Minister if he had chosen to stay in BJP.

Gujarat floods: Congress demands Rs 2,000 crore package

The opposition Congress on Tuesday demanded that the Gujarat government should conduct a detailed survey of flood-hit north Gujarat region and announce a special package of Rs 2,000 crore for the affected region.

PM Narendra Modi should not lie to please a foreign country: Shankersinh Vaghela

Senior Congress leader Shankersinh Vaghela on Thursday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should not lie to please the people of Kazakhstan.

Gujarat govt spreading 'political terror' in Cong pockets: Vaghela

Congress on Friday alleged that BJP-led Gujarat government is spreading "political terrorism" by thrashing villagers in those areas which are traditional Congress strongholds.

Gujarat budget draws flak from Congress, business leaders

Reacting sharply to the state budget for 2015-16 presented in the Gujarat Assembly on Tuesday, Gujarat Congress leaders criticised the budget provisions as misleading, deceptive and having no concrete plan to fulfil expectations of the people.

BJP helping ISIS spread its network in Gujarat, claims Vaghela

Senior Congress leader Shankersinh Vaghela on Tuesday alleged that the BJP has been helping terror outfit ISIS spread its network in Gujarat.

Issue 'white paper' on black money, demands Shankersinh Vaghela

Gujarat Congress on Tuesday asked the NDA Government to issue a "white paper" on black money and declare names of all those Indians who have parked illegal wealth in banks or tax havens abroad.

Gujarat government avoids facing Assembly sessions: Vaghela

Reacting strongly to reports which claimed that the forthcoming Gujarat Assembly session would be for merely a single day, Leader of Opposition (LoP) in the Assembly Shankersinh Vaghela alleged here on Thursday that BJP-led government is running away rather than face the House proceedings.

Results should serve as an 'eye opener' for BJP, says Vaghela

Senior Congress leader and Leader of Opposition (LoP) in Gujarat Assembly Shankersinh Vaghela welcomed the bypoll result from Gujarat Tuesday and termed it as an "eye-opener" for the BJP.

Gujarat govt indulged in corruption in power sector, alleges Congress

Senior Congress leader Shankersinh Vaghela on Tuesday accused the BJP-led Gujarat government of indulging in "irregularities to the tune of Rs 6,000 crore in power sector" and using that money to fund the party`s campaigns ahead of this year`s Lok Sabha elections.

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.

Guj Assembly: Cong MLAs suspended after protests over deletion of questions

All Congress MLAs present in Gujarat Assembly, except two, were on Friday suspended for a day after they disrupted proceedings while protesting inside the House alleging removal of their questions from the list.

Injustice to Gujarat in Union Cabinet: Shankersinh Vaghela

Gujarat Assembly opposition leader and senior Congress leader Shankersinh Vaghela alleged here on Tuesday that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has done "injustice" to the people of Gujarat by giving berth to only "one and a half" people from the state in his cabinet.

Vaghela banking on loyal votes for victory in Gujarat`s Sabarkantha

Relying on a loyal vote bank comprising Rajputs, Thakors and OBCs besides the support of five MLAs, the Congress is trying to wrest the Sabarkantha seat from BJP, riding on the strength of its top regional leader Shankersinh Vaghela.

Modi`s marital status must not be sensationalised: Vaghela

Senior Congress leader Shankersinh Vaghela, who is contesting from Sabarkanthac Lok Sabha seat, on Thursday came to BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi`s defence by asking people not to sensationalise the issue of his marital status.