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29 years on, four men wanted in 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case arrested in Gujarat
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29 years on, four men wanted in 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case arrested in Gujarat

The four were held from Sardarnagar area of Ahmedabad on 12 May following a tip-off

Ahmedabad: Pvt hospitals, nursing homes remain shut to protest new rule for registration renewal
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Ahmedabad: Pvt hospitals, nursing homes remain shut to protest new rule for registration renewal

OPD services and planned surgeries across most of the 1,700-odd private hospitals and nursing homes in the city were shut on Saturday, and around 4,500 doctors, nurses and healthcare staff took to the streets to protest

Gujarat: Three IAF personnel sentenced to life imprisonment in 1995 custodial death case
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Gujarat: Three IAF personnel sentenced to life imprisonment in 1995 custodial death case

The trio were found guilty of killing Girja Rawat, who worked as a cook at Air Force-I, Jamnagar

Senior Opposition leader told me becoming PM twice is enough, says Narendra Modi
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Senior Opposition leader told me becoming PM twice is enough, says Narendra Modi

The prime minister was addressing via video link beneficiaries of Gujarat government's financial assistance schemes for widows, elderly and destitute citizens

PM Modi to virtually address meet in Gujarat's Bharuch on 12 May as 4 government schemes achieve 100% coverage
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PM Modi to virtually address meet in Gujarat's Bharuch on 12 May as 4 government schemes achieve 100% coverage

The four schemes are Ganga Swarupa Financial Assistance Scheme for widows, Indira Gandhi old age pension scheme, pension scheme for old age destitutes and National Family Assistance Scheme

Congress will form next government in PM Modi's home state Gujarat: Rahul Gandhi
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Congress will form next government in PM Modi's home state Gujarat: Rahul Gandhi

Addressing a tribal rally in Dahod, Gujarat, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said that the BJP-led government in the state had deprived tribals of their rights

Communal clash in Gujarat's Panchmahal district; 7 people detained
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Communal clash in Gujarat's Panchmahal district; 7 people detained

The clash started when two persons dancing in a wedding procession picked up a fight over a minor issue

Long reduced to stereotypes, Ranveer Singh's Jayeshbhai Jordaar is likely to change the Gujarati narrative in cinema
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Long reduced to stereotypes, Ranveer Singh's Jayeshbhai Jordaar is likely to change the Gujarati narrative in cinema

The caricaturish portrayal of not just Gujarati culture, but any other culture is daft and uninspiring. If Bollywood truly wishes to make an impact, that it knows it can, then it must do it by making people of all cultures, and backgrounds visible, not as mere motifs, but as humans.

Gujarat: Man beaten to death for using speaker to play devotional songs; five held
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Gujarat: Man beaten to death for using speaker to play devotional songs; five held

The police on Thursday arrested five out of six accused for the incident that took place at Mudarda village of the district on 3 May

BJP meet in Jaipur on 20-21 May, PM Modi to address a session, JP Nadda to lead
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BJP meet in Jaipur on 20-21 May, PM Modi to address a session, JP Nadda to lead

BJP will deliberate over its strategy for upcoming polls in states and discuss the current political situation in the country

War of words breaks out between BJP, AAP in Gujarat
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War of words breaks out between BJP, AAP in Gujarat

The development comes after AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal criticised Gujarat BJP chief C R Paatil for heading the party's state unit despite being a non-Gujarati, while the latter hit back, calling him a ‘threat to the country's security’

Mastermind behind Patiala clashes arrested; No one will be spared, says Arvind Kejriwal
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Mastermind behind Patiala clashes arrested; No one will be spared, says Arvind Kejriwal

A group calling itself 'Shiv Sena', had called an 'Anti-Khalistan March', and some Sikh groups clashed in front of a temple in Patiala, leaving several people injured

Gujarat Day 2022: Check these traditional Gujarati dishes that you must try
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Gujarat Day 2022: Check these traditional Gujarati dishes that you must try

On this special day, we bring to you some dishes that are popular in the state of Gujarat

Is Gujarat Assembly going to be dissolved for poll announcement next week, Arvind Kejriwal asks BJP
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Is Gujarat Assembly going to be dissolved for poll announcement next week, Arvind Kejriwal asks BJP

In a tweet, the AAP national convenor wondered if the BJP was so much scared of his party that it plans to hold elections in the state much ahead of the schedule

Gujarat: Jignesh Mevani's supporters call off  `jail bharo' protest after his release
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Gujarat: Jignesh Mevani's supporters call off `jail bharo' protest after his release

A court in the north-eastern state on Friday granted him bail in a case where he is accused of assaulting a woman police personnel

'Why is Gujarat becoming epicentre of drug cartels': Congress slams PM Modi, Amit Shah
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'Why is Gujarat becoming epicentre of drug cartels': Congress slams PM Modi, Amit Shah

Congress spokesperson Supriya Shrinate asked what was the government doing and how were drug mafias and cartels "invading" the land of Mahatma Gandhi and Sardar Patel

Congress suspects 'unholy' nexus between CPI (M) & BJP over bureaucrats visiting Gujarat
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Congress suspects 'unholy' nexus between CPI (M) & BJP over bureaucrats visiting Gujarat

LDF government recently sent a two-member high-level official team to Gujarat this week to study a system aiding good governance introduced by the BJP-ruled state, sparking a row in Kerala.

Kerala chief secretary in Gujarat to study dashboard system amid row
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Kerala chief secretary in Gujarat to study dashboard system amid row

The Opposition has called it a ‘weird attitude’, saying that on the one hand, the CPM-led Kerala government opposes BJP and its policies in broad daylight and during the night, they are friends with the BJP

Hyderabad: Chain snatcher, with over 100 cases across states, says love for wife prompted him to return to crime
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Hyderabad: Chain snatcher, with over 100 cases across states, says love for wife prompted him to return to crime

Umesh Kathik, 28-year-old, decided to put an end to chain snatching due to his ill health but returned to the field after he got married last year

Not thought about meeting BJP high command during Delhi visit, says Basavaraj Bommai amid pressure to rejig Cabinet
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Not thought about meeting BJP high command during Delhi visit, says Basavaraj Bommai amid pressure to rejig Cabinet

Some legislators have even been advocating a Gujarat-like overhaul of the Karnataka Cabinet soon, to make way for new faces ahead of the Assembly elections