Gujarat violence

Arrest of Hardik Patel's aide triggers violent protests in Surat; bus stand vandalised

Arrest of Hardik Patel's aide triggers violent protests in Surat; bus stand vandalised

Tension gripped Surat in Gujarat with mobs setting ablaze a BRTS bus and vandalising a bus stand on Sunday night.

Aug 20, 2018, 06:23 AM IST

Hardik Patel detained ahead of `Ekta Yatra`: As it happened

Patidar Ananmat Andolan Samiti convener Hardik Patel was on Saturday in Surat ahead of `Ekta Yatra`.

Sep 19, 2015, 15:27 PM IST
OBC quota: Fresh agitation by Patels in Gujarat from today

OBC quota: Fresh agitation by Patels in Gujarat from today

After creating nationwide sensation with a rally last week, the Patel community has decided to launch a fresh round of agitation for reservation from Tuesday amid claims of support from various other sections of the society.

Sep 01, 2015, 06:22 AM IST
Patel quota stir to be expanded to other states, warns Hardik

Patel quota stir to be expanded to other states, warns Hardik

The agitation for quotas for Patels in government jobs and educational institutions will be expanded to other states and include castes like Kurmis and Gujjars, Hardik Patel, who led the stir that plunged Gujarat into violence said on Sunday.

Aug 30, 2015, 22:16 PM IST
After taking Gujarat by storm, Hardik Patel arrives in Delhi

After taking Gujarat by storm, Hardik Patel arrives in Delhi

After spearheading the agitation by the financially and politically influential Patel community in Gujarat for inclusion in the backward-caste category to avail the quota system in the allocation of government jobs and educational opportunities, Hardik Patel arrived in Delhi on Sunday.

Aug 30, 2015, 08:08 AM IST
Gujarat's Hardik Patel respects this politician the most

Gujarat's Hardik Patel respects this politician the most

Hardik Patel, the man who led mass agitation in Gujarat demanding quotas for the Patel community, is smitten by none other than Raj Thackeray.

Aug 29, 2015, 03:53 AM IST

Trains cancelled due to Gujarat violence

In view of agitation and violence in Gujarat, 19453 Gandhidham-Puri Express scheduled to leave Gandhidham and 12844 Ahmedabad-Puri Express scheduled to leave Ahmedabad, have been cancelled from Gandhidham and Ahmedabad respectively.

Aug 28, 2015, 02:01 AM IST

Gujarat quota stir: Exclusive interview with Hardik Patel

Exclusive interview with Hardik Patel

Aug 26, 2015, 23:31 PM IST

DNA: Why do the 'affluent' Patel community want reservation?

Despite being affluent and wealthy, Patels—a mainly Hindu community, also known as the Patidars are rallying in Ahmedabad demanding an “other backward class” status for their community.

Aug 26, 2015, 23:21 PM IST

How justified is the violence in Gujarat over quota row?-Part 2

Seven people have died in the violence that erupted in several parts of Gujarat after the brief detention of 22-year-old Hardik Patel last night in Ahmedabad.

Aug 26, 2015, 20:54 PM IST

How justified is the violence in Gujarat over quota row?

Seven people have died in the violence that erupted in several parts of Gujarat after the brief detention of 22-year-old Hardik Patel last night in Ahmedabad.

Aug 26, 2015, 20:52 PM IST

Gujarat protest: Pravin ​Togadia appeals for calm

Amid violent protests in Gujarat over OBC quota for Patel community, VHP leader Pravin Togadia on Wednesday appealed to the agitators to stay "calm" and urged the police to "have patience".

Aug 26, 2015, 19:19 PM IST

Gujarat violence: Protesters in Surat attack Zee Media's OB Van

As the violence in Gujarat over reservations escalate, protesters in Surat attacked Zee Media's OB Van.

Aug 26, 2015, 18:54 PM IST

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