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Discharge from Gujarat chemical estates' effluent treatment plants is "much higher" than norm

Forcibly displaced from their village due of upper caste attacks, Gujarat agariyas face government wrath

NHRC asks Gujarat authorities to submit action taken report on social boycott of Dalits in four weeks

Investments in realty sector declined by 20% in a year in Gujarat as against by 6% nationally: ASSOCHAM

Silicosis deaths: Gujarat govt indifference forces NGO to write to chief secretary to implement NHRC order

Dalit rights activists demand Baba Ambedkar's statue should be higher than Sardar Patel's

National Green Tribunal thinks the "polluter pays" principle should be applied selectively on industrial units

Industry should return subsidies provided by Central, state govts for pollution control: Environmental body

Gujarat govt "undermines" fifth schedule while seeking to acquire tribal land for Garudeshwar weir

Silicosis deaths: Gujarat govt failed to "ensure" safety measures in stone cutting units, says NHRC

Child rights: AAP takes on civil society for being "too weak" on demands from established political parties

Gujarat's Group of Ministers has "no time" to finalise the route for Ahmedabad metro, complain insiders

Opposition to land acquisition in Gujarat picks up, with JAAG expanding its wings towards Dholera SIR

RTI on Wheels: Rural folk, urban poor come forward to ask simple questions to indifferent officials

World Bank president "evasive" towards environment, livelihood concerns of people in Mundra, Gujarat

Will the Sardar statue withstand Narmada water current of 20 feet per second? Top state insider doubts

"Illegal" release of unused Narmada waters to help North Gujarat rich farmers harms saltpan workers

Gujarat CM office offers "evasive" reply to query on environmental clearance to Statue of Unity

Asad Sheikh becomes ninth victim of deadly silicosis disease in Gujarat, even as govt remains indifferent

Rich farmers of Mandal-Becharaji area "regret" taking part in agitation against special investment region

National Green Tribunal asks Gujarat government not to allow destruction of mangroves without its nod

Gujarat govt's programme to reduce maternal deaths, infant mortality failed to deliver, says WHO study

Gujarat govt "drops" its own plan to develop Bhavnagar port to help Dholera SIR off Gulf of Khambhat

Letter to Narmada collector invokes fifth schedule of the Indian constitution, says Garudeshwar weir "illegal"

Finding Modi may well drive BJP to power, US now appears to think that Gujarat riots are no more an issue

RTI campaign reveals tribal woman waited for three months to get her thumb impression approved

Is electronic voting machine not foolproof? 'Switch over to ballot box', says People's Union of Civil Liberties

Pointed question by senior legal expert: Would Modi want armed forces special powers Act dropped?

Top sociologist accuses govt-sponsored CEPT Univ study for supporting chaturvarna, ignoring untouchability

Gujarat PSU laying down cross country gas pipeline sans tieup, banking on LNG terminal off Andhra coast

US House Resolution supporting visa denial to Narendra Modi may never be taken up, says NYT

Gujarat's net enrollment ratio is worse than Bihar, Odisha, UP, Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh, says GoI report

Pressure on World Bank rises, as civil society gears up for national consultation on Gujarat power project

What if Modi comes to power? Workers may have to further tighten their belt, social security net may be diluted

Ahmedabad construction workers show signs of unrest, unite to demand higher wages, social protection

Scientists warn of sharp rise in asbestos use in India, whose imports rose by 186% between 2006 and 2012

Modi finds support in non-voting US Congressman, is advised not to accept White House invite

Green Tribunal goes soft on Ambuja Cement, says pollution board made "covert attempt to subvert legal process"

World Bank arm gives clean chit to Tata Mundra project, says it is "committed" to work as partners

Women's group demands action in sexual harassment case of a junior woman advocate in Vadodara court

Greenpeace targets Adani Group's $10 billion Australian coal mining project, says it is "uncommercial"

ISRO study: Dredging for development of Mundra port and SEZ "completely buried mangroves" in the region

Financial MNC identifies Jaiprakash Associates among top world cos using asbestos, allegedly causing cancer

Impact of Modi's absence from Gujarat: Annual plan spending shows deceleration compared to last year

Gujarat govt's policies are "not in consonance with objectives of international family farming year"

Central Information Commission has "no information" on pendency of cases before January 1, 2013

Gujarat's six districts among 42 India's "laggard" districts with very slow fall in under-five mortality rate

Workers' safety, and health security remain unaddressed in South Gujarat factories, says Surat workshop

Participants at national seminar apprehend, the new land acquisition Act will camouflage democratic rights

Ahead of 2014 polls, two US Congressmen want White House to "engage" India on religious freedom