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Gujarat Assembly

AA Edit | Gujarat: BJP has edge, AAP means business

A win is critical for the BJP to keep its act together while a loss will make the 2024 general election a more open affair

05 Nov 2022 12:10 AM

Gujarat Congress' resignation spree continues; Morbi MLA Merja latest to quit party

Merja is the third Congress MLA to quit in the last three days.

05 Jun 2020 2:10 PM

Nanavati Commission gives clean chit to PM Modi in 2002 Gujarat riots

The commission's report also refuted the allegations against Modi that he visited Godhra without informing anyone.

11 Dec 2019 1:46 PM

BJP wins Jasdan bypoll; reaches three-figure mark in Gujarat Assembly

BJP candidate Kunvarji Bavaliya defeated his nearest rival, Congress nominee Avsar Nakiya, by a margin of 19,979 votes.

23 Dec 2018 4:04 PM

Watch: Gujarat leader Paresh Dhanani subdues venomous snake outside home

Paresh Dhanani was seen handling the Russel's Viper in a video he uploaded on his Facebook and Twitter accounts on Wednesday.

12 Jul 2018 10:03 AM


Rs 1 cut on fuel taxes to cost govt Rs 600crore

Maharashtra government levies 25 per cent VAT on petrol and 21 per cent on diesel in Mumbai.

25 May 2018 5:41 AM

Scuffle in Guj House as Cong leader hits BJP MLA with mic, punches him

The ruckus began when Speaker Rajendra Trivedi stopped Vikram Madam of the Congress from expressing his views.

14 Mar 2018 3:00 PM

Kapil Sibal thanks Hardik Patel, says their united fight will dethrone BJP

Patel extended his support to the Congress as it has accepted his demand for reservation of the community.

22 Nov 2017 5:50 PM

Gujarat polls: BJP releases 3rd list of candidates, drops 3 current ministers

In the 3rd list, the party has also dropped as many as 16 sitting MLAs and given tickets to 10 legislators.

20 Nov 2017 5:55 PM

Strategy meet prior to Gujarat poll; Amit Shah calls on 8 Union ministers

In the 182-member Gujarat Assembly, the BJP seeks to win 150 seats and retain power.

31 Aug 2017 5:05 PM


Ahmed Patel in trouble as three more Gujarat MLAs quit Congress

A worried Congress flew nine of its Gujarat MLAs to Bangaluru to prevent poaching by the BJP.

29 Jul 2017 2:08 AM

3 more Congress MLAs resign in Gujarat; 6 in 2 days

On Thursday three Congress MLAs from Gujarat had resigned and joined Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

28 Jul 2017 6:21 PM

Cong under pressure in Gujarat as 1 more MLA resigns; count up to 6

The resignation of three more MLAs on Friday has reduced Congress's tally to 51 in the 182-seat Assembly.

28 Jul 2017 4:03 PM

Hindutva hypocrisy?

BJP allowing beef in N-E, while banning it elsewhere, shows its double standards.

06 Apr 2017 6:30 AM

Let’s get excited about human ‘matas’ too

Nearly five women die every hour in India from complications developed during childbirth.

06 Apr 2017 3:58 AM


Gujarat makes law to jail cow-killers for life

The new law also has a provision for ten-year imprisonment for transportation, storage or sale of beef.

01 Apr 2017 2:37 AM

Cow slaughter law amended in Gujarat; penalty raised to life in prison

The Gujarat Animal Preservation Act of 1954 also says the punishment for transporting of cows will be 10 years in jail.

31 Mar 2017 1:37 PM

Clerk who hurled shoes at Gujarat minister loses job

The employee was sacked directly as he is a "fixed-pay" employee and not a regular grade staffer with the state government.

05 Mar 2017 9:15 PM

Shoes hurled at Gujarat Home Minister outside Assembly, BJP blames Congress

A police official said the man was mentally unstable and claimed to be a government employee.

02 Mar 2017 6:48 PM