Modi govt rethinks death penalty for Maya Kodnani
May 14, 2013
Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday May 22, 2013
Under sharp attack from the BJP on the fourth anniversary of the UPA 2 government it leads, the Congress can draw some solace from the fact that the main opposition party too is struggling with a leadership battle now playing out for all to see.
Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Monday May 20, 2013
Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi's close confidant and BJP General Secretary Amit Shah has been appointed as the person in charge of the politically-crucial state of Uttar Pradesh. BJP president Rajnath Singh, in a reorganisation of the party's p...
Written by Saurabh Gupta | Sunday May 19, 2013
Union Agriculture Minister and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar today attacked Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, saying the latter was "proud" of the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter episode which has seen several of the state's top...
Reported by Manish Kumar; edited by Mala Das | Sunday May 19, 2013
A day after he was asked by Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to keep quiet after he reportedly interrupted him at a meeting, BJP leader and former cricketer Kirti Azad is crying foul. He has alleged that the JD(U) leader, who runs the state governme...
Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday May 15, 2013
A day after one its senior leaders was chargesheeted by the CBI in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case, the BJP today slammed the government, alleging that the latter was indulging in a political witch hunt.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 14, 2013
The Congress today flayed Gujarat government for withholding its decision to seek death for former minister Maya Kodnani in in a 2002 Gujarat riots case, saying there has been no change in the mindset of Chief Minister Narendra Modi and his feelings ...
Rohit Bhan | Tuesday May 14, 2013
The Gujarat government has decided to withhold a permission it had given to file death appeal against former state minister Maya Kodnani and Bajrang Dal leader Babu Bajrangi, convicted for their role in the Naroda Patiya massacre, a 2002 Gujarat riot...
Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 7, 2013
Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi slammed the Centre on Monday for allegedly ignoring the state government's demand about construction of gates at Sardar Sarovar Narmada dam, and said the Centre was only concerned about "nephews and uncles".
Reported by A Vaidyanathan; Edited by Sindhu Manjesh | Monday May 6, 2013
The Supreme Court today declined to stay the Gujarat High Court's February order, in which it had rejected the Narendra Modi government's contention that the Centre's pre-matriculation scholarship scheme for students from minority communities was dis...
NDTV.com | Thursday May 2, 2013
Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi today slammed Pakistan for the death of Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh and said the government had failed to give a strong response to Islamabad for its "inhuman acts".
Reported by Rohit Bhan; written by Mala Das | Tuesday April 30, 2013
The CBI says that a senior police officer in Gujarat has gone underground and is being protected by the state government, which says it does not know where the cop is.
Reported by Rohit Bhan; Edited by Mala Das | Monday April 29, 2013
When Rajkumar Pandian, suspended police officer, arrived in Ahmedabad, a local news channel began filming his visit.
Press Trust of India | Saturday April 27, 2013
Narendra Modi on Sarabjit Singh's case: Dubbing the Centre as "weak", Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi today said the government has suffered a "total blackout" in its foreign policy and failed on all fronts, including on the issue of death row c...
Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 23, 2013
Next time, you board a Gujarat State Road Transport Corporation (GSRTC) bus, don't be surprised if a woman conductor greets you and hands your ticket journey.
Edited by Mala Das | Monday April 22, 2013
Billionaire Mukesh Ambani will pay for the Z-category that will be provided to him by the government, said sources.