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Ex-Amul chairperson Vipul Chaudhary arrested in Rs 14.8 crore embezzlement case
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Ex-Amul chairperson Vipul Chaudhary arrested in Rs 14.8 crore embezzlement case

Chaudhary was arrested on Saturday from Gandhinagar for allegedly embezzling Rs 14.8 crore that was meant to give bonus to employees of Dudhasagar Dairy cooperative in Mehsana, of which he was a former chairman, a state CID official said

Nine dead as heavy rains wreak havoc in many areas of Gujarat; 1,900 shifted, say officials
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Nine dead as heavy rains wreak havoc in many areas of Gujarat; 1,900 shifted, say officials

Gujarat received more than 102 percent of the annual average rainfall till Monday morning and many rivers in the state are flowing in spate

Woman cop in Gujarat suspended after TikTok video showing her dancing inside police station goes viral
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Woman cop in Gujarat suspended after TikTok video showing her dancing inside police station goes viral

A young policewoman from Gujarat has been suspended on Wednesday after a video showing her dancing inside a police station on a Bollywood song became viral on social media, officials said.

Atrocities on Dalits and tribals up by 70% in Gujarat between 2003 and 2018; conviction rate below 5% in Modi's first 3 yrs as PM
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Atrocities on Dalits and tribals up by 70% in Gujarat between 2003 and 2018; conviction rate below 5% in Modi's first 3 yrs as PM

Atrocities on Dalits in Gujarat have been rising steadily in the last two decades with the state witnessing a 72 percent increase in the number of registered cases between 2003 and 2018

Hardik Patel to contest Lok Sabha election; Congress says negotiations on to rope in Patidar leader
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Hardik Patel to contest Lok Sabha election; Congress says negotiations on to rope in Patidar leader

Although Patel did not specify whether he would join any political party or contest as an Independent, sources in the Congress claimed that he is likely to join the party to fight the polls.

Gujarat migrant crisis: From eating panipuris to visiting railway stations, state police go all out to assuage fears of scared workers
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Gujarat migrant crisis: From eating panipuris to visiting railway stations, state police go all out to assuage fears of scared workers

A senior police official, seeking anonymity, says that senior bureaucrats hailing from states like Bihar, such as Chief Secretary JN Singh and DGP Shivanand Jha, worked overtime to bring the situation back to normal.

Gujarat migrants' exodus: Why workers from Uttar Pradesh, Bihar are fleeing, and what Vijay Rupani govt is doing about it
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Gujarat migrants' exodus: Why workers from Uttar Pradesh, Bihar are fleeing, and what Vijay Rupani govt is doing about it

Violence against migrants from Bihar and Uttar Pradesh was reported after the rape of a 14-month-old girl was reported in Gujarat's Sabarkantha district and a Bihar native was arrested for the crime.

Gujarat sees mass exodus of migrant workers as mobs attack 'north Indians' following arrest of Bihar man for raping toddler
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Gujarat sees mass exodus of migrant workers as mobs attack 'north Indians' following arrest of Bihar man for raping toddler

A violent backlash in Gujarat against north-Indian migrants from Uttar Pradesh and Bihar following the arrest of a Bihar man, for allegedly raping a 14-month-old girl in the Sabarkantha district last week, has sparked an exodus of such labourers.

Gujarat DGP asks senior officers to visit 'sensitive' villages amid reports of atrocities against Dalits
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Gujarat DGP asks senior officers to visit 'sensitive' villages amid reports of atrocities against Dalits

Against the backdrop of recent incidents of alleged atrocities on Dalits in various parts of Gujarat, state DGP Shivanand Jha on Wednesday directed police officers to visit 'sensitive' villages to understand the ground situation and resolve the problems of the community.

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 Assembly Election campaign updates: High-pitched campaign draws to end, final phase of polling on 14 Dec
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Gujarat Assembly Election campaign updates: High-pitched campaign draws to end, final phase of polling on 14 Dec

Narendra Modi will travel in a sea-plane from Sabarmati river in the city to Dharoi dam in Mehsana district, the first-ever flight by such a craft in the country.

Gujarat Election: At Narendra Modi's hometown Vadnagar, residents disillusioned by lack of jobs
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Gujarat Election: At Narendra Modi's hometown Vadnagar, residents disillusioned by lack of jobs

The makeover of the station and the iconic tea stall aside, the condition of Vadnagar troubles residents, who complain about garbage-strewn roads, open drains and lack of jobs

Gujarat Elections: 'Temple politics' to the fore as Patidar shrines gain prominence in Congress, BJP ranks
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Gujarat Elections: 'Temple politics' to the fore as Patidar shrines gain prominence in Congress, BJP ranks

As Gujarat nears the first phase of Assembly polls, all eyes are set on two temples that epitomise "the pride and power of the Patidar community" and exercise considerable influence among members, political analysts feel

Non-bailable arrest warrant against Hardik Patel cancelled in 2015 vandalism case
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Non-bailable arrest warrant against Hardik Patel cancelled in 2015 vandalism case

The Visnagar sessions court cancelled the non-bailable arrest warrant issued against quota agitation leader Hardik Patel after he appeared before it and gave an assurance to remain present during hearings in the future.

Narendra Modi in Gujarat as it happened: PM says political will helped government build Narmada Sarovar Dam
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Narendra Modi in Gujarat as it happened: PM says political will helped government build Narmada Sarovar Dam

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit his hometown Vadnagar in North Gujarat to inaugurate a Rs 500-crore civil hospital and a medical college.

Ram Nath Kovind recalls Mahatma Gandhi on Gujarat visit, urges citizens to become nation-builders
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Ram Nath Kovind recalls Mahatma Gandhi on Gujarat visit, urges citizens to become nation-builders

President Ram Nath Kovind Sunday said he wanted every citizen of the country to become a nation-builder by adopting the Gandhian concept of "trusteeship"

Emergency services hit as ambulance staff go on indefinite strike in three Gujarat districts
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Emergency services hit as ambulance staff go on indefinite strike in three Gujarat districts

The '108' emergency ambulance service was partially hit on Thursday in three districts of Gujarat as its operating staff went on an indefinite strike, an official said.

Gujarat Congress seeks CBI probe to investigate death of Patidar youth, to hold state-wide protest
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Gujarat Congress seeks CBI probe to investigate death of Patidar youth, to hold state-wide protest

Seeking a CBI probe into the death of a Patidar man in Mehsana recently, Gujarat Congress on Sunday said it would hold state-wide protests on the issue on Monday.

Gujarat's Patidars shave heads after youth's death in police custody, to send hair to CM Rupani
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Gujarat's Patidars shave heads after youth's death in police custody, to send hair to CM Rupani

Over 150 members of the Patidar community in Gujarat shaved their heads to protest the death of Ketan Patel in Mehsana allegedly in judicial custody

Congress will not bow down to one leader: Ashok Gehlot on Shankersinh Vaghela
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Congress will not bow down to one leader: Ashok Gehlot on Shankersinh Vaghela

Congress' Gujarat affairs in-charge Ashok Gehlot on Friday said the party will "not bow down to any one leader" and hoped that Leader of Opposition in the state Assembly Shankarsinh Vaghela would not leave the party.