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Fifty-two villages around Kevadia colony off Narmada threatened: Give away land for tourism or face action

Work on Garudeshwar weir, which is part of Sardar Sarovar project, begun "without necessary clearances"

New IPCC report warns of extreme climatic conditions, heatwave, uncertain monsoon and rise in salinity

Gujarat Forum, apex body of clean technology NGOs, asks Centre to withdraw Adani Power's eco-certificate

Gujarat net gainer from the new backwardness index worked out by committee headed by RBI governor

Modi-Shivraj nexus raising "bogus issues" related with delayed benefits of Sardar Sarovar project: NBA

Senior Gujarat occupational health activist appeals to Madhya Pradesh CM to intervene for silicosis victims

Official inertia alleged as heavy rainwater mixed with untreated chemical effluents spread to villages

Caste-based discrimination should be part of "future EU human rights policies, strategies and action plans"

Farmers sign affidavits against N-plant in Mithi Virdi, ask PM not to enter agreement with US or Westinghouse

Higher agri price influenced Gujarat agriculture to grow by 10 plus per cent in 2001-2011: Senior economist

Madhya Pradesh government indifference towards silicosis victims prompt workers to launch a wave of protests

Ban on industrial activity reimposed on Vapi, continues for Ankaleshwar and Vatva. Ahmedabad is spared

Gujarat agriculture fluctuates yet again: Oilseeds dip by 42.54 pc, wheat by 23.5 pc, cotton by 16.34 pc

Patkar regrets "concessions" in land acquisition bill, passed in Parliament, were in the name of Sardar Sarovar

Farmers decide to involve townspeople of Bhavnagar to oppose N-power plant, tell them: You too will suffer

Nirbhaya case: Amnesty says death sentence to gang-rape convicts will not tackle violence against women

Gujarat relegated to fifth position in investment, says latest Reserve Bank of India study

The proposed MIthi Virdi N-plant is based on "untested" reactor technology, alleges environmental NGO

Submergence because of Narmada project takes oustees' struggle, led by NBA, deep inside Madhya Pradesh

Gujarat government report expresses concern over poor state preparedness in fighting chemical disasters

Manual scavenging bill, passed in Parliament, has several lacunae, is 'confined to urban areas'

Sardar Sarovar oustees up in arm against MP officials on refusal to assess damage due to submergence

International advocacy group asks GoI to withdraw eco-certificate to the Adanis' Mundra power plant

UPA works for Madhya Pradesh's BJP govt, colludes to pass land acquisition bill in Parliament, alleges NAPM

Basing on raw NSSO data, senior economist finds 69 per cent leakage in Gujarat's public distribution system