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Gujarat govt refuses to concede demand to denotify Bhechraji-Mandal SIR, farmers feel "cheated"

Warning bells for India: Tribal exploitation by powerful corporate interests may turn into international issue

Fresh danger to democracy: Candidates with criminal records have better chances to win, says ADR-NEW

Environmental group Toxics Watch Alliance opposes shipbreaking yard at Mundra, asks GoI to scrap project

Govt of India finally decides to bring in new mental healthcare bill to address "inadequacies" in the system

RTI application reveals in a decade Gujarat govt handed over 81.95 crore sq m farm land to industrial houses

"People's charter" opposes nuclear plant for Mithi Virdi in Gujarat, says India is on "suicidal path"

Jharkhand rights movement writes to NHRC to probe police firing on protesters against thermal project

Gujarat slips in poverty reduction rank from ninth to 11th in three years, suggests Planning Commission study

Good governance in Gujarat? Labour has "no value", industry's wage bill is less than most states

Samerth study points towards poor state of Integrated Child Development Scheme in Gujarat's minority area

Go tough against industrial estate units in Central Gujarat dumping effluents in village pond: Environmentalists

Fisherfolk walk of out public hearing on Bhadbhut project, say it would adversely affect their livelihood

Setback to raise Narmada dam? MP High Court asks govt to stop cash payment to oustees in lieu of land

Lack of transparency, casual attitude on the part of top Central child rights body baffle activists

Declaring there are no divisions, JAAG decides to agitate against pro-SIR lobby in Mandal-Becharaji region

Pressure from Gujarat powerdom forces JAAG to hold consultations on whether to continue anti-SIR stir

Non-resident Indians sign online petition to President of India to cover political parties under RTI ambit

Medha Patkar refuses any out-of-court settlement in the infamous attack on her at Sabarmati Ashram in 2002

Rate of growth of real wages of rural workers in Gujarat slower than most states, suggests study by ex-ILO scholar

Fresh setback to top state PSU: Gujarat's KG adventure again fails to get environmental, CRZ clearance

Death of three workers in Surat sewerage plant: What's there to investigate now, wonder NGOs

The young man from Reuters who interviewed Modi was clueless about Gujarat 2002

Is Gujarat govt camouflaging dropout data of lower primary? Flash data show very high repeaters

Medha Patkar vs Gautam Adani in MP? Green tribunal admits petition against Adanis' Chhindwada power project

JAAG leaders "satisfied" after their meeting with Gujarat chief minister, who evaded talk on withdrawing SIR Act

Gujarat campaign suggests people want political parties to be under RTI ambit

State-supported report warns of disaster in special situations because of Rs 4,000 crore Bharbhut barrage

It's official, Bharbhut barrage is for corporate sector: Industry to get lion's share from stored water

Proposed Bharbhut barrage across Narmada mouth has made fishermen uneasy, admits state-sponsored study

10,000 women protest against "black" special investment region Act in Dalod, demand its withdrawal

83 gutter workers died of suffocation since 2005; kin of 32 have not received government compensation

NCPCR team to visit Gujarat in July third week to inquire into implementation of right to education Act

JAAG puts forward 10-point charter, says Gujarat government's land acquisition ways favouring corporates

UNICEF comes down heavily on Gujarat's social indicators, says they do not keep pace with economic growth

More than 1,200 displaced storm NCA head office, challenge "illegal" decision to raise Narmada dam height

Why did Modi visit Meghaninagar next to Gulbarg Society before going to Godhra?

Gujarat to hire top PR firm to ensure publication of pro-Modi articles in national papers, coverage in TV

Ahmedabad, Surat, Vadodara see massive decline in job creation; most Indian cities witness upward trend

Women of 24 villages take out rally against the Mandal-Becharaji special investment region

Gujarat CM advisor's strong rejoinder to Dr Kane: Smaller Kalpasar is more viable and is less costly