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Congress wrests 3 seats from BJP

Barely four months after its clean sweep in the Lok Sabha elections in Gujarat, the BJP on Tuesday suffered a setback losing three of the nine Assembly seats to the Congress in the bypolls but retaine

With border and investments on agenda, Chinese President Xi Jinping meets PM Modi in Ahmedabad

Chinese President Xi Jinping (left) shaking hands with PM Narendra Modi.

Xi Jinping’s visit will to set tone for future relations between Asia's rival superpowers.

‘Ban Muslims from garba’

Echoing the views of a BJP MLA from Madhya Pradesh, VHP leader Pravin Togadia on Saturday said Muslims must not be allowed inside Garba events and insisted identity cards of every person be checked, a

‘Government servant can’t claim privacy right’

Without naming the beleaguered CBI chief Ranjit Sinha, former Supreme Court judge G.S. Singhvi on Saturday said a government servant cannot always claim right to privacy.

Sohrabuddin Sheikh killing case cop reinstated

In a controversial move, a suspended Gujarat IPS officer, an accused in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter killing case who spent four years in jail, has been reinstated by the state’s BJP governme

Asaram’s son Narayan Sai moves High Court for bail

Narayan Sai

The jailed son of self-styled godman Asaram Bapu has moved the Gujarat high court for bail in a case in which he is accused of hatching a conspiracy to bribe the police and judicial officials to weake

Gujarat cops give clean chit to PM Modi

Giving a clean chit to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Gujarat police on Friday filed a closure report in a metropolitan court here in a case of alleged violation of model code of conduct during the

If I were dictator, I would teach Gita in Class 1: A.R. Dave

Supreme Court judge Justice A.R.

Maya Kodnani gets bail in riot case

Former Gujarat minister Maya Kodnani, sentenced to 28 years’ imprisonment in the 2002 Naroda Patiya massacre case, was Wednesday granted bail by the Gujarat high court, mainly in consideration of her

'MSME Ministry planning incubation centres to boost sector'

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presenting the Union Budget 2014-15 in the Lok Sabha in New Delhi on Thursday. PTI Photo / TV GRAB

The union Budget 2014 gave an indication for the MSMEs growth: MSME Secretary

The kindest thing that can be said of the Bharatiya Janata Party’s indifferent performance in the series of byelections since the general election last May is that they are a pointer to the significant role played by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in ensuring the decisive Lok Sabha outcome.

Disasters not only disrupt society, they also distort its basic categories, creating inversions, disrupting normalcy and suspending time in a prolonged way. Return to normalcy then becomes even more difficult and unpredictable.