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.

Cannot revise BPL criteria unilaterally: Gujarat govt

Gujarat government on Sunday clarified that it had not issued any new guidelines for identification of Below Poverty Line families, saying it could not take such a step unilaterally.

BJP slams Congress `falsehood` on child malnutrition issue

BJP hit out at Congress for allegedly indulging in "falsehood" over CAG`s opinion about the child malnutrition rate in Gujarat.

How intelligence documents of riot period were classified, HC asks Gujarat govt

Gujarat HC has asked the state government to file an affidavit on the procedure whereby documents containing intelligence records of the 2002 post-Godhra riots were classified as `secret`.

CAT asks Gujarat to justify IPS officer Satish Verma`s transfer

CAT asked Gujarat govt to justify its action to transfer IPS officer Satish Verma, who was part of SIT probing the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case.

All efforts being made to bring back stranded pilgrims: Gujarat govt

The Gujarat government is making all efforts to bring back stranded pilgrims from Uttarakhand, a state minister said on Saturday.

Guj govt requests RA Mehta to take charge as new Lokayukta

The Supreme Court on Wednesday upheld the appointment of Lokayukta done unilaterally by Governor Kamla Beniwal.

Gujarat govt to launch campaign against post-polio syndrome

Following the eradication of polio from Gujarat in 2007, the state health ministry is going to launch an awareness campaign on Post-Polio Syndrome on Tuesday.

SC pulls up Modi govt for case against Teesta

The Supreme Court on Tuesday questioned
the Gujarat government for initiating a probe against social activist Teesta Setalvad.

CBI giving communal touch to Sohrabuddin case: Guj

Gujarat govt alleged before the Supreme Court that CBI is trying to give a communal touch to Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter killing case.

MJP demands withdrawal of hike in power tariff

MJP has appealed farmers across the state not to pay electricity
bills and served an ultimatum to govt
demanding withdrawal of hike in power tariff.

`Bhatt, Modhvadia conspired against constable`

During the hearing, Pravin Trivedi
claimed that the lawyer had conspired with Bhatt and Modhvadia
to make Pant affirm a false affidavit.

`Cases against Bhatt show his criminal ways`

The cases pending against Sanjeev Bhatt show that he has a "criminal behaviour/ways", says the affidavit filed by the state government.

IPS officer alleges malice by Guj govt before CAT

IPS officer Rahul Sharma on Thursday
contended before the CAT
here that the state government had acted with malice while
chargesheeting him in connection with the CDs containing
mobile phone call records during the 2002 riots.

CBI should move SC in Haren Pandya case: Guj govt

The CBI should take Haren Pandya
murder case to the Supreme Court in appeal, Gujarat government`s spokesperson, Jay Narayan Vyas said.