India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Thursday August 27, 2015
Gujarat policemen are seen destroying public property and smashing car windows in CCTV footage that has emerged from a residential area in Ahmedabad.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das | Thursday August 27, 2015
The Gujarat High Court has issued notice to the Ahmedabad police chief, asking him to probe alleged police excesses during Tuesday's protest by the Patel community over reservation. The court has given him two weeks to finish his probe.
India News | Edited by Varun Sharma (with inputs from agencies) | Thursday August 27, 2015
Several trains to and from Gujarat have been cancelled after incidents of arson and violence in parts of the state since Tuesday night. A curfew has been imposed in Ahmedabad and Surat and the Army and paramilitary forces have been deployed to help restore law and order.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 26, 2015
Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel today denied that her government gave orders to police to lathicharge the protesters at a rally in Ahmedabad, which led to violent protests and backlash by the Patel community members demanding reservation.
Ahmedabad News | Agencies | Wednesday August 26, 2015
The Army has been asked to help restore law and order in Ahmedabad, where violence and arson was reported overnight in some parts over Hardik Patel's campaign demanding government jobs and college places for the powerful Patel caste. Sources said soldiers are likely to hold flag marches to signal they are on guard against new violence.
India News | Edited by Surabhi Pandey | Wednesday August 26, 2015
The brief detention of Hardik Patel, 21, has triggered tension in Gujarat, with buses and police jeeps set on fire in some parts of Ahmedabad and Surat.
India News | Reported by Rohit Bhan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday August 26, 2015
Hours after politician Hardik Patel appealed on WhatsApp for calm following clashes over his brief detention, the hugely popular mobile internet app went on the blink in parts of Gujarat.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (With inputs from agencies) | Thursday August 27, 2015
Eight people, including a policeman, have died in the violence that erupted in several parts of Gujarat after the brief detention of 21-year-old Hardik Patel on Tuesday night in Ahmedabad. The city is tense and the Army has been called in to restore law and order.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Shuchi Shukla | Wednesday August 26, 2015
Ahmedabad and Surat in Gujarat are tense with incidents of arson and stone-throwing reported after Hardik Patel, 21, was detained by the police late last night. Mr Patel, who was released less than an hour later, has called for a statewide strike today.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday August 26, 2015
The brief detention and release of 21-year-old Hardik Patel this evening has left Ahmedabad and nearby Surat tense, with cases of arson, allegedly by enraged supporters.
India News | Reported by Rohit Bhan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday August 25, 2015
What began as a massive show of strength by the Patel community led by 21-year-old Hardik Patel in Ahmedabad on Tuesday morning, was threatening to fall apart by the afternoon, with another faction airing its differences with the young leader in public.
Harnoor Channi-Tiwary, NDTV | Wednesday August 26, 2015
Students of MICA, Ahmedabad are no longer waiting to graduate before starting off their own ventures.
India News | Reported by Rohit Bhan (with inputs from Agencies), Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Tuesday August 25, 2015
With a 21-year-old leading the charge, at least half a million protestors paralyzed the heart of Ahmedabad today, demanding reservation in government jobs and colleges for the powerful Patels or Patedars , one of the Gujarat's most affluent and influential castes.
India News | Written by Rohit Bhan | Tuesday August 25, 2015
Ahead of a mega rally today called by the Patel community of Gujarat who are seeking caste reservation, security has been strengthened across Ahmedabad. Thousands of police and paramilitary personnel have been deployed in the city to prevent any law and order problem.
Press Trust of India | Sunday August 23, 2015
Even as its peers make a beeline to open shop at the GIFT City, HDFC Bank has said it is not keen to have presence in the country's first international finance centre in Ahmedabad.
Press Trust of India | Friday August 21, 2015
The firm also informed that it has filed its red herring prospectus dated August 21, 2015 with Registrar of Companies, (RoC) Gujarat, at Ahmedabad on August 21, 2015 in order to undertake an initial public offering of its equity shares.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 19, 2015
Now, private players would be roped in only for operation and maintenance activities of Jaipur and Ahmedabad airports.
India News | Reported by Rohit Bhan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday August 20, 2015
Suspended Gujarat Police officer Sanjiv Bhatt, who had taken on Narendra Modi over the Gujarat riots cases four years ago, has been has been sacked by the Gujarat government.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 19, 2015
Reversing its earlier plan, the government has decided to scrap the proposal to privatize Chennai, Kolkata, Jaipur and Ahmedabad airports.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 14, 2015
The BJP led National Democratic Alliance could look at alternative options for implementation of the Goods and Services Tax Bill from April 1 next year, said Union minister, Piyush Goyal, after the monsoon session of Parliament ended yesterday without approving the biggest ever tax reform for India.
Ahmedabad News | Written by Rohit Bhan | Tuesday August 11, 2015
A day after 27 former and current judges in Gujarat were issued notices for accepting plots of land at a concession from the state government, two High Court judges exited the case after a rare, heated argument in court.
Ahmedabad News | Written by Rohit Bhan | Monday August 10, 2015
The Gujarat government and 22 judges have been served notices by the High Court that admitted a public interest litigation challenging the allotment of land to them at concessional rates.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 10, 2015
Even after two decades, acronym 'BIMARU' used to define underdevelopment and poor social indices in Bihar, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh seems to ring true as a recently published study by IIM Ahmedabad has picked holes in the health care facilities provided by the states.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 5, 2015
The Supreme Court today granted an extension of another three months to an Ahmedabad trial court to wind up the proceedings in 2002 Gulberg Society massacre in which former Congress lawmaker, Ehsan Jafri and 67 others were killed.