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Ex-IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt moves Gujarat High Court seeking discharge in 1996 drug planting case
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Ex-IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt moves Gujarat High Court seeking discharge in 1996 drug planting case

Sanjiv Bhatt was arrested on 5 September last year on charges of framing the Rajasthan-based lawyer by planting drug in a case that dates back to 1996 when the former IPS officer was the Superintendent of Police of Banaskantha district.

Twenty-one killed, 50 injured as packed private bus overturns near Ambaji town in Gujarat; Narendra Modi, Amit Shah offer condolences
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Twenty-one killed, 50 injured as packed private bus overturns near Ambaji town in Gujarat; Narendra Modi, Amit Shah offer condolences

The ghastly mishap took place at Trishulia Ghat, a hilly patch on the Ambaji-Danta road near Ambaji town of Banaskantha district, around 160 kilometres from Ahmedabad, when the victims were returning home after visiting a temple

Flood-like situation in Nashik and Gujarat after rivers swell due to heavy rains; Rajasthan, Bihar, Assam among other states battling deluge
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Flood-like situation in Nashik and Gujarat after rivers swell due to heavy rains; Rajasthan, Bihar, Assam among other states battling deluge

Incessant rains has waterlogged residential areas, prominent markets etc and has thrown normal life out of gear for lakhs of people across the country this monsoon. The flooding has especially worsen in north India as states like Bihar, Assam, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand, Jammu and Kashmir received heavy rainfall for the past few days.

Jignesh Mevani seeks protection for 116 Dalit farmers in Kutch facing 'death threats' over land ownership issues
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Jignesh Mevani seeks protection for 116 Dalit farmers in Kutch facing 'death threats' over land ownership issues

Days after the alleged murder of a Dalit deputy Sarpanch in Botad district of Gujarat, MLA Jignesh Mevani appealed to the state government to provide security to 116 Dalit farmers in Kutch district

Gujarat govt urges people not to heed rumours about child-lifting gang after mob lynched woman in Ahmedabad
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Gujarat govt urges people not to heed rumours about child-lifting gang after mob lynched woman in Ahmedabad

After a woman was beaten to death by a mob here on the suspicion of being a child-lifter, Gujarat Home Minister Pradeepsinh Jadeja appealed people not to believe rumours.

Vijay Rupani to embark on six-day trip to Israel, aims to strengthen cooperation in internal security, agriculture
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Vijay Rupani to embark on six-day trip to Israel, aims to strengthen cooperation in internal security, agriculture

Vijay Rupani will embark on a six-day trip to Israel from Tuesday to strengthen cooperation in the fields of internal security, water management and agriculture.

Gujarat Election Results: Eight percent fewer women than men voted; overall turnout 84 lakh less than 2012
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Gujarat Election Results: Eight percent fewer women than men voted; overall turnout 84 lakh less than 2012

What stands out starkly in these elections is the skewed gender ratio, with the skew getting more pronounced among the younger age group

Gujarat polls: 10% voting recorded till 10 am in second phase of election; EVM glitches reported near Vadodara
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Gujarat polls: 10% voting recorded till 10 am in second phase of election; EVM glitches reported near Vadodara

The first few hours of polling in the second and final phase of the Gujarat elections saw very few voters following a dip in the temperature

Second phase of Gujarat Assembly Election: Polling for 93 constituencies begins across 14 districts
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Second phase of Gujarat Assembly Election: Polling for 93 constituencies begins across 14 districts

The second phase of state Assembly polls began in Gujarat on Thursday. Voting has begun in 93 Assembly constituencies across 14 districts

Narendra Modi takes seaplane ride on last day of campaigning for Gujarat polls
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Narendra Modi takes seaplane ride on last day of campaigning for Gujarat polls

Narendra Modi took off in a seaplane from the Sabarmati Riverfront to Dharoi Dam, a reservoir near Ambaji, to hold an election rally

Narendra Modi greets Rahul Gandhi on party elevation: BJP, Congress show some political civility amid heated poll battle
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Narendra Modi greets Rahul Gandhi on party elevation: BJP, Congress show some political civility amid heated poll battle

Narendra Modi congratulated Rahul Gandhi on his election as the Congress president even as the two are engaged in a political battle in Gujarat

Gujarat polls: Mani Shankar Aiyar went to Pakistan to offer 'supari' on my head, says Narendra Modi
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Gujarat polls: Mani Shankar Aiyar went to Pakistan to offer 'supari' on my head, says Narendra Modi

Narendra Modi attacked Congress saying when there were floods in region Congress MLAs were "relaxing in Bengaluru whereas BJP leaders were helping people."

Gujarat polls: Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani's convoy attacked during campaign; BJP denies role
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Gujarat polls: Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani's convoy attacked during campaign; BJP denies role

Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani on Tuesday alleged that BJP supporters attacked his convoy when he was campaigning, a charge denied by the ruling party

AAP extends support to Jignesh Mevani in Gujarat, will not field candidate against Dalit leader
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AAP extends support to Jignesh Mevani in Gujarat, will not field candidate against Dalit leader

AAP has so far announced candidates for over 30 assembly seats in Gujarat. The Delhi-headquartered party has maintained its contest is with the ruling BJP

Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani announces decision to contest from Vadagam as Independent
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Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani announces decision to contest from Vadagam as Independent

Mevani announced his decision to contest the Gujarat polls from the Vadagam seat of Banaskantha district as an Independent candidate with outside support of Congress

Rahul Gandhi in Gujarat: Congress VP slams Centre over revision of GST, says cap tax at 18%
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Rahul Gandhi in Gujarat: Congress VP slams Centre over revision of GST, says cap tax at 18%

After Rahul Gandhi arrived in Gujarat on Saturday for a three-day campaign, he launched an attack on the Central government's decision to revise the GST structure

Uma Bharti claims Congress 'benefitted' most from Mahatma Gandhi's assassination while RSS suffered
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Uma Bharti claims Congress 'benefitted' most from Mahatma Gandhi's assassination while RSS suffered

Union minister Uma Bharti on Thursday said the Congress "benefited" the most from the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi while the RSS suffered the most.

Blue Whale challenge: Madhya Pradesh education body asks schools to keep students away from online game
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Blue Whale challenge: Madhya Pradesh education body asks schools to keep students away from online game

The Madhya Pradesh Rajya Shiksha Kendra (RSK) has advised the headmasters of all schools to keep the students away from 'Blue Whale Challenge', which allegedly incites players to commit suicide.

Mann Ki Baat: Narendra Modi lauds Jamiat-Ulema-e-Hind's volunteering efforts during Gujarat floods
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Mann Ki Baat: Narendra Modi lauds Jamiat-Ulema-e-Hind's volunteering efforts during Gujarat floods

Narendra Modi hailed Muslim organisation Jamiat-Ulema-e-Hind, saying its volunteers had recently cleaned 22 temples and two mosques affected by floods in Gujarat, setting a "fine" and "inspiring" example of unity

Rahul Gandhi's convoy attacked: BJP youth wing leader Jayesh Darji sent to judicial custody
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Rahul Gandhi's convoy attacked: BJP youth wing leader Jayesh Darji sent to judicial custody

BJP youth wing leader Jayesh Darji, arrested for allegedly throwing a stone at the vehicle of Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi in flood-hit Banaskantha district, was on Sunday sent to judicial custody by a magisterial court