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Rathyatra in A’bad to be taken out within Jagannath Temple premises

The Jagannath Temple in Ahmedabad has decided to carry out the traditional Rathyatra within the temple premises. This comes in the wake of the Gujarat High Court staying the procession this year in view of the COVID-19 pandmce. Earlier the head priest of the Lord Jagannath Temple, Mahant Dilip Dasji Maharaj had on Sunday said...

Differences over re-opening of courts: GHCAA prez Yatin Oza resigns

Senior lawyer and president of Gujarat High Court Advocates Association (GHCAA) has resigned from the post and tendered his resignation letter to the secretary general of the association. Oza in a letter to the secretary general said he was resigning over differences among office bearers about re-opening of courts for physical hearing. Oza referred to...

Rising deaths in Civil Hospital: Cong MLA seeks investigation, setting up of control room

Congress MLA Gyasuddin Sheikh has written a letter to the Gujarat High Court Chief Justice saying that the administration has washed its hands of the happenings in Civil Hospital. In the letter, he said that given the fact that the number of deaths in Civil Hospital had gone up, it was time the state set...

#Column: Had Bhupendrasinh listened to leadership, he would not be regretting

Gujarat education minister and one of the senior most leaders in the Cabinet, Bhupendrasinh Chudasama has been facing the biggest embarrassment of his political career after the Gujarat high court held his election to the Gujarat assembly void. The court also observed that he was involved in corrupt practice to rig the election in his...

EC forms three-member panel to study Guj HC judgement on Chudasama victory

A three-member committee of the Election Commission in Gujarat will examine details of the Gujarat High Court judgement in connection with a petition on the Dholka assembly constituency in the state. Earlier on Tuesday, the Gujarat High Court had invalidated his win from the Dholka constituency in the 2017 Assembly elections. Justice Paresh Upadhyay in...

Setback for BJP: Guj HC invalidates Chudasama’s 2017 victory from Dholka seat

In a major setback and embarrassment for state education minister Bhupendrasinh Chudasama and the BJP , the Gujarat High Court on Tuesday invalidated his win from the Dholka constituency in the 2017 Assembly elections. Chudasama is also the law minister of the state. Justice Paresh Upadhyay in his judgment declared the BJP leader’s victory as...

Petition in Guj HC challenges AMC’s closure of grocery, vegetable shops in city

A petition filed in the Gujarat high court has challenged the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation’s (AMC) sudden decision to stop the sale of vegetables, fruits and groceries in the city. The decision to close shops of vegetable and grocery vendors from May 7 to 15 had led to a large surge of crowd in the city...