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Land rights group protests Gujarat move to drop consent, social impact assessment for land acquisition

As Modi reaches Washington, top US expert warns: Gujarat's nuclear power project is "financially unviable"

US legislation wants Indian soldiers to fight "alongside" US forces, reducing "risk" of American citizens

Human Rights Watch asks European Union to tell Modi to "stop harassing" civil society, minorities, Dalits

India's public sector banks with huge non-performing assets also saw high rejection of RTI pleas: Study

British Premier "woos" Gujarati Hindus, Punjabi Sikhs, calls Labour Muslim candidate for London mayor "radical"

Ahmedabad's tree cover down to 24% from 46% in two decades, likely to bottom 3% by 2030: Study

Govt of India "refuses" to make public laws, regulations that protect RAW agents abroad, rejects RTI plea

Fear grips Ahmedabad residents: Nominal metro rail displacement compensation offered to "occupants"

Noam Chomsky joins top US, British, other world scholars to condemn "state violence" in Hyderabad

Child marriage more prevalent among Gujarat's rural rich compared to middle and poorer groups: UNICEF study

Alleging Facebook censorship, Gujarat rights activist, top Delhi journalist point to temporary "ban" on posts

Jaitley's Australia visit starting March 29 amidst continued controversy around $16 billion Adani mining project

New York journalists' body seeks immediate release of Chhattisgarh reporter, criticizes attack on free speech

Uttar Pradesh Dalit boys feel more empowered than those from "model state" Gujarat, rest of India

UN study: Households in "model" Gujarat less likely to prefer toilets than Bihar, Kerala, North-Eastern states

Gujarat Dalits in Surendranagar district's rural areas deprived of Narmada water: Letter to chief minister

20% Coca-Cola Company-owned plants "closed" in India: Lack of demand as peak season begins?

Modi's view that India was under slavery for 1,200 is "spurious": Top academic Meghnad Desai takes a U-turn

Demand for unionization: Tata Nano workers detained off Ahmedabad as they protest suspension of colleagues

UN special rapporteur report wants "urgent, comprehensive" steps to combat caste-based discrimination

Modi's office witnesses 44% rise in RTI pleas, proportion of rejections go up by 22%: CIC Annual Report

Gujarat flood relief scam: Villagers file 1,000 RTI pleas in a day to protest refusal to part with information

Gujarat No 1 in economic freedom, but No 14 in transparency, No 12 in social protection: Study

Adanis' Australian coalmining project to "release" 121 million tonnes of greenhouse gases: Greenpleace

Gujarat's smart city project in Dholera SIR faces fresh threat: From Kolis, numercially strong OBC community

Striking Tata Nano workers detained in Ahmedabad, police refuse permission to protest at collector's office

Central, state ministers are public authority under RTI, must "voluntarily disclose" information

Sri Sri's World Cultural Festival may "adversely impact" Delhi's groundwater source, Yamuna floodplains

Leak at Kakrapar N-plant in Gujarat moderately large, may be continuing, apprehends top nuclear expert

Tata Nano skilled workers' strike: Govt of Gujarat accused of supporting management at workers' expense

Facebook "filters" content critical of controversial Art of Living's World Cultural Festival off Jamuna in Delhi

Muslims not recruited as Yoga teachers or trainers as a "matter of policy": Govt of India department

Arrest Rajasthan BJP MLA who attacked Accountability Yatra: Top RTI activist Aruna Roy at Jaipur convention

Gujarat No 1 in Govt of India pushed report? Not in labour, infrastructure, economic conditions, governance

Gujarat officialdom abuzz with a new fight, between a rugged non-IAS babu and a sophisticated IAS bureacurat

Mercury contamination: Rejoicing victory over Unilver, activists say Kodaikanal cleanup norm "3 times lower"

Ex-BJP chief minister: Why is Gujarat govt afraid of releasing findings of inquiry into corruption under Modi?

Workers' unrest in Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor's Haryana-Rajasthan belt: Demand for unionization at Honda

Retired IAS babus make beeline to head "toothless" anti-corruption watchdog Gujarat Vigilance Commission

Real estate interests in Ahmedabad behind smart city project? Govt of India says Gujarat can choose its "model"

World Bank team told: False cases being registered against project affected persons of proposed Uttarakhand dam

Supreme Court urged to set up permanent commissioner, monitor hate speeches by top BJP ministers, politicians

Fate of Yamuna floodplain still hangs in "balance" despite National Green Tribunal rap on Sri Sri event

Agriculture gets 3.5% for 55% farmer population of India, no mention of farm workers: NAPM on Union budget

Economic Survey: Gujarat a poor performer in saving account coverage, direct bank transfer preparedness

Right-wing scholars petition to "protect" Indian culture from Pollock, top Sanskritist of Columbia University