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Gujarat government sets condition to avail 10% quota for economically backward upper castes

Gujarat Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel told news agency ANI that those who migrated to the state before 1978 will also be eligible for the quota.

Jan 25, 2019, 15:52 PM IST

E-way bill rollout successful; no glitch so far: Government

On the first day, 2.59 lakh e-way bills were generated and another 2.89 lakh were generated till 1500 hours today.

Apr 02, 2018, 18:14 PM IST

Over 1.7 lakh e-way bills generated on launch day; real load test today

As many 1.05 crore businesses have registered under the GST and about 70 lakh filing monthly returns.

Apr 02, 2018, 11:33 AM IST

FinMin asks businesses to register on e-way bill platform ahead of April 1 rollout

The GST Council, earlier this month, decided on a staggered rollout of the e-way bill starting with inter-state from April 1 and intra-state from April 15.

Mar 28, 2018, 14:39 PM IST

7th Pay Commission: Govt to implement pay hike more than pay panel's recommendation

The decision regarding this is likely to be announced in April, reports said.

Mar 14, 2018, 08:48 AM IST

7th Pay Commission: Over 8.77 lakh Gujarat government employees to get arrears from March 2018

Gujarat government will spend a total of Rs 3,279 crore to implement the arrears.

Mar 03, 2018, 07:29 AM IST

GST e-way bill for interstate goods movement to be mandatory from today

The implementation of this electronic documentation system was put on hold until after the GST stabilised.

Feb 01, 2018, 06:51 AM IST

E-way bill required only on 19 items: Gujarat government

The notification said that e-way bill will have to be generated only on 19 items for inter city and intra city movement of goods.

Jan 31, 2018, 11:57 AM IST

Bilkis Bano case: SC grants time to Gujarat to apprise it on action against cops

The Supreme Court on Friday granted six weeks time to the Gujarat government for apprising it on whether any disciplinary action has been initiated against policemen convicted in the 2002 Bilkis Bano gangrape case.

Nov 24, 2017, 14:27 PM IST

Bilkis Bano gang-rape case: Why have convicts been re-employed, SC raps Gujarat government

The Supreme Court (SC) on Monday questioned the Gujarat government over re-employment of cops and doctors convicted of tampering evidence in the 2002 Bilkis Bano gangrape case. Seeking answers, the top court also asked what actions have been taken by the state against the convicted persons – five policemen and two doctors. 

Oct 24, 2017, 07:47 AM IST

Petrol, diesel become cheaper by upto Rs 3 per litre in Gujarat as state govt cuts VAT by 4%

The Centre had recently brought down excise duty on petrol and diesel by Rs 2 per litre.

Oct 10, 2017, 11:06 AM IST

Virbhadra Singh our Chief Minister candidate: Rahul Gandhi

Ending speculations over the party's chief ministerial candidate in Himachal Pradesh, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday said Virbhadra Singh will "become the Chief Minister for the seventh time".

Oct 07, 2017, 19:01 PM IST

Gujarat launches subsidised food scheme for construction workers

As for the food, it has been outsourced to NGOs who deliver it to the various outlets in the city, where it is served between 7 a.m. and 11 a.m. Each meal provides 1,850 calories and weighs 700 grams.

Sep 07, 2017, 13:03 PM IST

Gujarat government to ban Blue Whale Challenge game

Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Tuesday said his government will ban the online game 'Blue Whale Challenge', which allegedly incites players to commit suicide.

Sep 05, 2017, 19:16 PM IST

Gujarat floods: Banaskantha, Patan get Rs 1,500 cr relief package

The announcement was made by Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, who spent five days in that region to get first-hand information about the losses caused by the flood, a government release said.

Aug 03, 2017, 22:58 PM IST

Overarching guidelines needed to protect personal info of individuals: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that there has to be "overarching" guidelines to protect an individual's private information in public domain.

Aug 01, 2017, 22:49 PM IST

Gujarat Rajya Sabha polls: EC seeks report from state; orders security for MLAs

An EC spokesperson said the Gujarat Chief Secretary has been asked to furnish a report to the poll panel in this context by the evening (5 pm) of July 31.

Jul 29, 2017, 22:40 PM IST

Narendra Modi wants to build grand monument of Lord Buddha in Gujarat

Addressing a gathering in Modasa city on the second day of his visit to the state, Modi, dressed in a traditional tribal attire, said the recent excavations in Aravalli have established that the Buddha was revered in the western belt of India as well.


Jun 30, 2017, 16:10 PM IST

Ransomware virus threat: Gujarat equips GSWAN comps with anti-virus

In face of ransomware virus threat to its information technology network, the Gujarat government has begun equipping its state computer system with anti-virus softwares and upgrading its Microsoft operating systems.

May 14, 2017, 21:00 PM IST

Ishrat Jahan case: SC allows Gujarat Govt to accept DGP P P Pandey's resignation

The Supreme Court on Monday allowed the Gujarat Government to accept the resignation of Director General of Police (DGP) P.P. Pandey, who is involved in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case.

Apr 03, 2017, 19:01 PM IST