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Ahead of the stone-laying ceremony of Statue of Unity, activists, villagers "detained" off Narmada dam

Rejected by MP, "main purpose" of Garudeshwar weir across Narmada is to supply water to industry

NGO demands to stop work on weir across Narmada river, begun "without environmental clearance"

Bihar, Odisha "ensure" benefits of growth accrue to the poorest. In Gujarat, growth has "bypassed" the poor

Following protests off Narmada, govt disbands tourism authority, but will acquire land as "public purpose"

NAPM calls for consultations on new land acquisition Act, says it will not end 'corporate-induced' conflicts

NYT says Modi can't lead country "effectively", apprehends fear among dissidents, minorities, marginalized

Slow down effect: Annual rate of closure of textile units in Gujarat is 39% over a decade; one lakh jobs lost

Despite environmental, livelihood "concerns", ombudsman refuses deterrence on Tatas' ultra mega project

Gujarat government 'cannot hope to collect' more than 10 per cent of the iron needed for Sardar Statue

Mission Rio16: Gujarat NGO to file PIL against official apathy to Deaflympics wrestling gold medallist

Activists "unearth" misuse of public funds, flouting of rules during Modi's sadbhavna festival in 2011-12

Calling it Statue of Disunity, activists allege it will displace tribal people from land, forest and livelihood

Goonga Pahalvan: A film about fierce dedication of a differently-abled champion and sports babudom

Based on "assurance" from Ahmedabad collector, JAAG decides to postpone cattle rally to Gandhinagar

Gujarat has 30 per cent of India's major accident hazard units, yet doesn't have chemical emergency plan

Government of India assures NBA: Narmada dam height will not be raised till the last oustee is rehabilitated

Calling to unite against danger of fascism, Binayak Sen says there is more freedom in Gujarat than Chhattisgarh

Western, Indian NGOs lobby against power project, wonder if trading MNC has snapped ties with Adanis

National Human Rights Commission goes sou motu, begins to take notice of illegal mining activities in states

Non-committal on demands, Gujarat govt gets assurance that Modi's "iron rally" will not be disturbed

Anti-untouchability resolution: National Dalit rights body urges on "effective" measures to end discrimination

Of 27 persons hacked to death for using the RTI tool, four were from Gujarat alone: Campaigners

Top US-based think-tank opines there is nothing exceptional about Gujarat growth over last decade

Extend term of MB Shah commission inquiring into illegal mining or face agitation: civil rights groups

European Parliament passes resolution treating casteism on par with discrimination based on race, religion, gender

As corporates rush to fracking for gas extraction, experts argue it may lead to water depletion

Odisha-based campaign group says declaration to start construction work at Posco site is "illegal"

Comparisons of India's child malnutrition with Sub-Saharan Africa are based on "faulty" WHO criteria

A whopping 21 per cent of Gujarat's annual plan either remained unspent or was diverted in fiscal 2012-13

Activists, experts come together to criticize neo-liberal economists, favour "investment" in food security

After a lull, JAAG warns: Remove Maruti-Suzuki project or maldharis will flood Gandhinagar with cattle

Villagers oppose Gujarat government "decision" to acquire their land off Narmada for tourism purpose