India | Rohit Bhan | Thursday July 31, 2014
Maya Kodnani, a former minister in the Gujarat government who has been sentenced to 28 years in prison for the riots of 2002, will remain on bail for now, the Gujarat High Court said today.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Rohit Bhan, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday July 30, 2014
Maya Kodnani, a former minister in the Gujarat government who has been sentenced to 28 years in prison for the riots of 2002, was granted bail today on medical grounds.
Sunday July 27, 2014
State discoms of Gujarat, Haryana, Maharashtra, Punjab and Rajasthan are like to move the Supreme Court in next few days against the APTEL's interim order of July 21, government and industry sources said.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 23, 2014
The State Finance Minister Saurabh Patel on Tuesday refused to table the agreement, signed between Tata Motors and the Gujarat government, as demanded by the Congress lawmaker, citing it as 'confidential'.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 17, 2014
The department of science and technology is working on development of early earthquake warning system, the Gujarat assembly was informed today.
Wednesday July 16, 2014
The government has given Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone the green light to develop an 8,481 hectare coastal plot of land in western India, clearing the way for the group to build a huge desalination plant, Adani said on Wednesday.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday July 14, 2014
As part of efforts to ensure a cleaner and greener environment, the Gujarat government will soon introduce a pilot project to run 'electric-buses' for public transport between state capital Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 13, 2014
Names of five senior BJP leaders, including former Petroleum Minister Ram Naik, have been firmed up by the government for appointment as Governors in states including Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka and Gujarat, highly placed sources said on Saturday.
India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Sunday July 13, 2014
Having received only four per cent of the season's rainfall so far, it is a desperate situation for farmers in Gujarat.
Saturday July 12, 2014
The government is planning to launch district-level incubation centres across the country to revitalise the micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) sector and encourage entrepreneurship as per the Budgetary provision, a senior bureaucrat said in A...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday July 11, 2014
To protect the international maritime boundary of Gujarat, the state government has decided to form a specialised 'Marine Commando Force' for continuous patrolling and surveillance in the waters as well as land near the sea.
Thursday July 10, 2014
Aiming to replicate Gujarat's model of 24x7 power supply by segregating infrastructure for agriculture and non-agriculture consumers, the government on Thursday announced support of Rs 500 crore for the proposed scheme.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday July 7, 2014
Alleging "criminal negligence" in implementing several schemes, Leader of Opposition in Gujarat Assembly Shankarsinh Vaghela came down heavily upon the BJP-led state government over several issues during his speech in the Gujarat Assembly today.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday July 7, 2014
Gujarat Governor Kamla Beniwal, who shared an uneasy relationship with Narendra Modi when he was the state's Chief Minister, has been shifted to Mizoram in the new government's latest strike on UPA-appointees in the top office.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 1, 2014
A clear mandate for Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a sea change for India after years of rule by different coalition governments and Singapore is approaching the development with cautious optimism, country's Foreign Minister K Shanmugam said yesterd...
India | Written by Rohit Bhan | Saturday June 28, 2014
Hundreds of farmers in Gujarat are waiting anxiously for the monsoon, which is nowhere to be seen even two weeks past its due date.
India | Sreenivasan Jain (With inputs from Niha Masih) | Friday June 27, 2014
After the Intelligence Bureau controversially concluded that Greenpeace India is "a threat to national economic security", the government asked for tighter controls on moving funds from abroad into the NGO's accounts.
Opinion | Harish Khare | Wednesday June 25, 2014
New government needs to use media better, writes Harish Khare
India | Reported by Rohit Bhan | Tuesday June 24, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has inspired Anandi Patel or "Anandiben", who replaced him as the Chief Minister of Gujarat when he was promoted to the country's top job.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday June 23, 2014
In a bid to prevent 'bore well tragedies' which take a toll on little children, the Gujarat government amended its guidelines and added one more clause in it, officials said in Gandhinagar today.