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
On his visit to Gujarat on Saturday, PM Modi will inaugurate the international airport at Vadodara and distribute kits to physically challenged tribals.
On Sunday BJP leader Vijay Rupani was sworn in as the 16th chief minister of Gujarat, while Nitin Patel — second in race for the position — took oath as the Deputy Chief Minister.
Demand for quota by Patidars is likely to be a key issue in the run up to the Gujarat Assembly polls 2017
As a political ploy, Kejriwal's tactic is bang on. Problem arises when the AAP chief tries to project himself as the sole custodian of honesty in Indian politics.
BJP has to decide whose support it values the most – the upper castes or the dominant castes as there will be a clash between the two over reservation
Hardik Patel's lawyer told the Guj HC that Hardik is willing to give an undertaking to refrain from activities that affect law and order if granted bail.
The Gujarat High Court on Thursday granted permanent bail to three close aides of Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) convenor Hardik Patel in a sedition case.
Patidars are nearly 1.5 crore of Gujarat's six-crore population. Apart from their numerical strength, their financial muscle makes Patidars an influential vote bank.
It will be a long, frustrating fight: What Patidar's should learn from the 'Rajasthan model' on reservation
The Gujarat government seems to be worried more about nostrums, even placebos to counter the growing menace of casteism and the epidemic of quota-clamour. And it is relying on the 'Rajasthan model' of dealing with the reservation fever, which is based on the strategy of denying, delaying, obfuscating and then finally passing on the headache to the judiciary.
Nothing prepares you for the disappointment of meeting Hardik Patel, the 22-year-old leader of the Patidar reservation movement.