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Khambhat riots echo in Gujarat Assembly: Govt assures action, says cops asked to check if damages can be recovered from rioters
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Khambhat riots echo in Gujarat Assembly: Govt assures action, says cops asked to check if damages can be recovered from rioters

The Gujarat police have been told to look into the possibility of financial recovery, on the lines of a move by the Uttar Pradesh government, from those involved in recent anti-CAA violence as well as communal riots in Khambhat town

President Ram Nath Kovind meets PM's mother Hiraba at her home near Gujarat's Gandhinagar
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President Ram Nath Kovind meets PM's mother Hiraba at her home near Gujarat's Gandhinagar

The president and his wife Savita met the prime minister's nonagenarian mother at her residence in Raisan village, where she lives with her younger son Pankaj Modi.

Surat fire: Civic body officials cleared building without inspection, builder added extra floor illegally, find preliminary probe
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Surat fire: Civic body officials cleared building without inspection, builder added extra floor illegally, find preliminary probe

A preliminary probe into the causes of devastating fire in Surat at a coaching class which claimed lives of 22 students last week has highlighted various lapses on part of officials of the local municipal corporation as well as the builders

Vijay Rupani to expand Gujarat cabinet; three, including ex-Congress leader Jawahar Chavda, to be inducted
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Vijay Rupani to expand Gujarat cabinet; three, including ex-Congress leader Jawahar Chavda, to be inducted

Gujarat chief minister Vijay Rupani will expand his cabinet on Saturday and may induct three members including a Congress turncoat, Jawahar Chavda, official sources said.

Illegal sand mining Part 2: Gujarat government's claims of drone surveillance deterring mafia fall flat
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Illegal sand mining Part 2: Gujarat government's claims of drone surveillance deterring mafia fall flat

Activist Nayan Kalola's is just one story among many in Gujarat who have tangled with the sand mafia.

Is BJP also planning to dissolve Gujarat Assembly, asks Congress after Amit Shah seeks simultaneous elections
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Is BJP also planning to dissolve Gujarat Assembly, asks Congress after Amit Shah seeks simultaneous elections

Congress asked if the BJP will agree to early dissolution of the Gujarat Assembly after Amit Shah endorsed the idea of simultaneous elections

Former BJP MLA Shamji Chauhan joins Congress in Gujarat, claims party failed to do justice to OBC community
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Former BJP MLA Shamji Chauhan joins Congress in Gujarat, claims party failed to do justice to OBC community

They were inducted into the Congress by state unit chief Amit Chavda and AICC in-charge of the Gujarat Congress Rajiv Satav at a function at party headquarters.

Gujarat Congress leader Kunwarji Bavaliya quits party accusing Rahul Gandhi of playing 'casteist' politics, joins BJP govt as cabinet minister
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Gujarat Congress leader Kunwarji Bavaliya quits party accusing Rahul Gandhi of playing 'casteist' politics, joins BJP govt as cabinet minister

In a blow to the Congress before 2019 Lok Sabha elections, senior OBC leader Kunwarji Bavaliya on Tuesday quit the party and joined as cabinet minister in the Vijay Rupani-led BJP government in Gujarat.

Gujarat woman detained after immolation bid outside Chief Minister Vijay Rupani's house in Rajkot
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Gujarat woman detained after immolation bid outside Chief Minister Vijay Rupani's house in Rajkot

The police on Wednesday detained a woman when she allegedly tried to immolate herself near Chief Minister Vijay Rupani's residence in Gujarat's Rajkot district, an official said.

Gujarat BJP hails Budget as 'inclusive and pro-development', Congress terms it disappointing
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Gujarat BJP hails Budget as 'inclusive and pro-development', Congress terms it disappointing

The ruling BJP in Gujarat has hailed the Union Budget as "inclusive and pro-development" while the Congress has termed it "disappointing". The Opposition party claimed the budget has failed to offer any solace to common people who are being "crushed" under inflation.

Newly-elected Gujarat MLAs to be sworn-in on 23 January; protem speaker to administer oath
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Newly-elected Gujarat MLAs to be sworn-in on 23 January; protem speaker to administer oath

The Gujarat government on Friday announced that all the 182 newly-elected MLAs would take oath on 23 January while the regular Budget session, which will be the first session of the new Assembly, will commence in the third week of February.

Gujarat Election Results 2017: After initial hiccup, BJP set to retain power as saffron party leads in 98 seats
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Gujarat Election Results 2017: After initial hiccup, BJP set to retain power as saffron party leads in 98 seats

Gujarat's ruling BJP on Monday pledged to retain power as its candidates forged ahead of the main opposition Congress in 98 of the 182 Assembly seats

Gujarat election: From first-time voters to centenarians, people of all age groups exercise franchise
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Gujarat election: From first-time voters to centenarians, people of all age groups exercise franchise

Gujarat saw people of various hues coming out to exercise their franchise in the first phase of assembly polls on Saturday

Countering Congress' 'chaiwala' barb, BJP leaders sip tea with people in Gujarat during Narendra Modi's Mann ki Baat
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Countering Congress' 'chaiwala' barb, BJP leaders sip tea with people in Gujarat during Narendra Modi's Mann ki Baat

Seeking to counter a Congress' meme mocking Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'chaiwala' past, BJP leaders, including Amit Shah and Arun Jaitley, on Sunday tuned in to his radio programme while having tea

Gujarat election: Congress releases first list of candidates, PAAS members protest after only two people given tickets
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Gujarat election: Congress releases first list of candidates, PAAS members protest after only two people given tickets

After the Congress released its first list of 77 candidates, PAAS members expressed anger and started protesting in many parts of the state, claiming they were not given proper representation

Gujarat govt sets up three-member panel to inquire into deaths of nine infants in a day at Ahmedabad Civil Hospital
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Gujarat govt sets up three-member panel to inquire into deaths of nine infants in a day at Ahmedabad Civil Hospital

The Gujarat government on Sunday set up a three-member expert committee to inquire into death of nine infants in 24 hours at the Ahmedabad Civil Hospital

Ahead of Gujarat Assembly polls, BJP shortlists three aspirants for each of 182 seats under Amit Shah
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Ahead of Gujarat Assembly polls, BJP shortlists three aspirants for each of 182 seats under Amit Shah

The BJP has formed panels of three probable candidates for each of the total 182 constituencies in poll-bound Gujarat during the state parliamentary board meeting

Narendra Modi in Gujarat: PM inaugurates first phase of Rs 615 crore 'ro-ro' ferry service between Ghogha and Dahej
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Narendra Modi in Gujarat: PM inaugurates first phase of Rs 615 crore 'ro-ro' ferry service between Ghogha and Dahej

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the first phase of the Rs 615 crore 'roll-on-roll-off' ferry service between Ghogha in Saurashtra and Dahej in south Gujarat

Gujarat Assembly poll: Vijay Rupani accuses Opposition of influencing EC in announcement of 2012 election dates
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Gujarat Assembly poll: Vijay Rupani accuses Opposition of influencing EC in announcement of 2012 election dates

Rupani also refuted the Congress' charge that the poll panel delayed the announcement of Gujarat Assembly election under the government's "pressure".

Fuel price: Gujarat govt cuts VAT by 4%; petrol cheaper by Rs 2.93 per litre, diesel by Rs 2.72
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Fuel price: Gujarat govt cuts VAT by 4%; petrol cheaper by Rs 2.93 per litre, diesel by Rs 2.72

The lowering of tax in the poll-bound Gujarat follows Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley recently writing to all state governments nudging them to reduce taxes on petrol and diesel.