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Vaccination drive gains momentum in hepatitis-hit Gujarat
( 24-Feb-2009 )

Modasa (Gujarat), Feb 24 (ANI): More and more people are turning up for a vaccination drive launched in Modasa town of Gujarat after an outbreak of Hepatitis-B. The dreaded disease has claimed close to 43 lives within a fortnight in Sabarkantha  district. Doctors said people of all age groups ....
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Godhra riots: Gujarat HC issues notice to Maya Kodnani
( 24-Feb-2009 )

Ahmedabad, Feb 24 (ANI): The Gujarat High Court on Tuesday issued notice to state minister Maya Kodnani on an application filed by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) seeking cancellation of her anticipatory bail. The Court has also issued notice to Vishva Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Jaideep Patel ....
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BJP to rely on winning more seats on its own: Advani
( 23-Feb-2009 )

Ganndhinagar (Gujarat), Feb.22 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party leader Lal Krishna Advani on Sunday said that the party would focus on winning maximum seats on personal strength and then expect other parties to come and support its alliance. Addressing BJP cadres in Gandhinagar in Gujarat on the weeke ....
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Congress workers are like fish in an aquarium: Modi
( 23-Feb-2009 )

Margao, Feb 22 (ANI): Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday lashed out at Congress and called its workers fish in an aquarium. “The Congress workers are like fish in an aquarium. While, the leaders of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) are the fish of ocean, who have the strength to fight ....
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Rahul Gandhi to visit Gujarat?s Ambaji temple today
( 23-Feb-2009 )

Banaskantha (Gujarat), Feb 23 (ANI): Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi will visit famous Ambaji Temple in Gujarat’s Banaskantha District today.     Rahul, who is on two-day visit, will later fly to Mehsana, Patan, Himmatnagar, Gandhinagar and then come to Ahmedabad.   ....
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Residents of Modassa blame Gujarat Govt. for spread of Hepatitis B
( 22-Feb-2009 )

Modassa (Gujarat), Feb 22 (ANI): Residents of Hepatitis-B affected Modassa in Gujarat have accused the State Government of apathy leading to the spread of Hepatitis B.   They demanded that a team of expert doctors must visit every home and conduct analytical check-ups of every individual. &q ....
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Rahul Gandhi starts youth Congress membership campaign
( 22-Feb-2009 )

Rajkot, Feb 22 (ANI): Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi today visited the border district of Kutch in Gujarat to further accelerate the youth Congress membership campaign. Gandhi will pay homage to Kasturba Gandhi on her death anniversary today at Gandhiji''s ancestral home in Rajkot. ....
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Gujarat HC judge declines to hear plea against bail for Godhra accused
( 20-Feb-2009 )

Ahmedabad, Feb 19 (ANI): Gujarat High Court judge A. S. Dave on Thursday declined to hear the petition of the Special Investigation Team (SIT) that challenged the anticipatory bail granted to State Minister Maya Kodnani and the former VHP leader Jaydeep Patel in connection with the Godhra case. &ld ....
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Jayalalithaa criticizes Congress for supporting DMK
( 20-Feb-2009 )

Chennai, Feb 19 (ANI): All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) chief J. Jayalalithaa on Thursday criticized the Congress for supporting Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) describing their alliance leading to a spoiling of image for Congress during upcoming elections. “Approaching parli ....
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Over hundred lawyers injured in clash with police in Chennai
( 20-Feb-2009 )

Chennai, Feb 19 (ANI): Over 100 lawyers were reportedly injured outside the Madras High Court on Thursday after the police lathicharged them for attacking Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy. The trouble began when advocates who had gone to the police station within the court premises to lodge ....
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Customers weary as gold touches record high
( 20-Feb-2009 )

Chennai, Feb 20 (ANI): Gold continued its record-breaking spree in India as investors poured money into the safe haven asset due to the deepening global recession, analysts said. "Everything has dropped down. There is a total global meltdown. So, the only good for the investor is to invest the ....
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Advani starts poll campaign in Gandhinagar
( 20-Feb-2009 )

Gandhinagar, Feb 20 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) prime ministerial candidate, L. K. Advani, on Friday started his poll campaign from his constituency here. Advani has won elections four times from this constituency. He was addressing the media on the sidelines of a function to i ....
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Madras HC orders CBI inquiry into lawyers'' violence
( 20-Feb-2009 )

Chennai, Feb 20 (ANI): The Madras High Court has ordered a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into Thursday''s violence in which more than 100 lawyers were injured. A holiday has been declared in all Tamil Nadu courts today. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi has sought the ....
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Madras HC clash rocks Tamil Nadu Assembly
( 20-Feb-2009 )

Chennai, Feb 20 (ANI): The issue of violent clashes between lawyers and police in the Madras High Court rocked Tamil Nadu Assembly on Friday. As soon as the proceedings started, opposition members demanded that Question Hour be postponed to discuss Thursday''s violence in which more than 10 ....
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