CWC to meet in Ahmedabad on Feb 26
New Delhi, Feb 14 : The Congress Working Committee (CWC), the partys highest decision-making body will meet on February 26 in Prime Minister Narendra Modis home state Gujarat to chalk out and finalise the roadmap for the Lok Sabha elections.
Rahul says GST killed Gujarat's economic base
Lal Dungri (South Gujarat), Feb 14 : Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday established a connect with the crowds here in Gujarat, scoffing at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's development claims in his home state and alleging that GST had killed the state's small and medium scale businessmen who were its true pillars.
Modi tarnished Gujarat's image: Kanhaiya
Rajkot, Feb 13 : Youth leaders Kanhaiya Kumar, Hardik Patel and Jignesh Mevani here on Wednesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of tarnishing Gujarat's image,attacking constitutional institutions and targeting those who question him.
Ramachandra Guha hails Principal for quitting after bar on Mevani
Ahmedabad, Feb 12 : Noted historian Ramachandra Guha on Tuesday heaped praise on the Principal and Vice Principal of a reputed Ahmedabad college for resigning in protest against the denial of permission by the college trustees to let firebrand Dalit leader and Independent legislator Jignesh Mevani to be part of the institute's annual function.
2002 Gujarat riots: SC adjourns Zakia Jafri's plea till July
New Delhi, Feb 11 : The Supreme Court on Monday adjourned till July a plea of Zakia Jafri, widow of former Congress MP Ehsan Jafri, challenging the clean chit given by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and several others in 2002 Gujarat riots. Full Story
Hardik's Facebook army wants him to contest polls
Ahmedabad, Feb 8 : After announcing that he may contest the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, young Patidar leader Hardik Patel on Friday received as many as 22,600 votes in his favour to a question on his Facebook page if fighting elections was a crime.