Mandal (Gujarat, India)

Type: City
Name: Mandal (Gujarat, India)
Country: India
Latitude: 23.299999
Longitude: 71.919998
population: 13,345
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Senior leaders should show restraint in public: Murli Manohar Joshi

BJP veteran has vacated his Varanasi seat for the party's PM candidate Narendra Modi, and is locked in a close battle with Union minister Sriprakash Jaiswal in Kanpur. The 80-year-old, one of the founder leaders of BJP, feels all elections are polarised, ... [Published Economic Times - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Mission OBC: Elevation of Narendra Modi signals a major shift in Sangh and BJP approach to backward castes

NEW DELHI: Narendra Modi's anointment as Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial nominee was a paradigm shift in the Sangh Parivar's own politics. For long dominated (some maintain it still is) by Brahmins drawn from Maharashtra, Karnataka and Uttar ... [Published Economic Times - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

Fishermen demand separate ministry

MANGALORE: The National Fish Worker's Forum has demanded creation of a separate ministry for fisheries and fishermen welfare. And the NFF is touring states during the poll season with the slogan Create separate Ministry - 'Save Fishers'. So far, NFF has ... [Published Times of India - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

SC notice to Centre on inclusion of Jats in OBC list

Observing that it was a serious issue, the Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the Centre to produce all the records relating to the notification to include Jat community in the Other Backward Classes (OBC) list for seven States to find out whether the ... [Published The Hindu - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 30 2014 - Updated Mar 30 2014 - 1 reports

No party will win majority in Centre, says A K Antony

Foretelling that no party will win clear majority in the ensuing Lok Sabha elections, Union Defence Minister A K Antony maintained that secular party will form the government in the Centre. He meanwhile said that the Left allies may support UPA, if they ... [Published Deccan Herald - Mar 30 2014]
First reported Mar 30 2014 - Updated Mar 30 2014 - 1 reports

Between wave and reality, the shadow of figures

nil Trivedi, tall, with an unkempt grey beard, settles down over a cup of tea in my Indore hotel room, putting aside his AAP cap. His companion, Gaurav Chandak, a younger man, is an Indian Institute of Technology graduate and committed social worker. ... [Published The Sunday Guardian - Mar 30 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

Elections 2014: Between Wave and Reality, the Shadow of Figures

By Saeed NaqviNew Delhi, March 28 (IANS): Anil Trivedi, tall, with an unkept grey beard, settles down over a cup of tea in my Indore hotel room, putting aside his AAP cap. His companion, Gaurav Chandak, a younger man, is an Indian Institute of Technology ... [Published Daijiworldcom - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

Vote-bank politics has sunk UP

Every now and then we are told how important to the politics of the country Uttar Pradesh is. It sends the maximum number of MPs to the Lok Sabha. But how seriously do our politicans take the State’s development?The other day, an American journalist friend ... [Published New Delhi Pioneer - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Modi factor halts Mandalization of Muslims in Bihar?

GAYA: Has the Narendra Modi phenomenon halted the ongoing process of 'Muslim Mandalisation' in Bihar? Going by the thought process of a large section of Bihar Muslims, the answer appears to be in the affirmative.According to former MP Dr Ejaz Ali, communalism ... [Published Times of India - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Aam Aadmi Party names three more candidates for Gujarat Lok Sabha polls

AHMEDABAD: here today declared candidates from Patan, Surendranagar and Amreli Lok Sabha constituencies of Gujarat.The party has made Atul Patel (Patan), Jetha Patel (Surendranagar) and Nathalal Sukhadia (Amreli) its candidates for the ensuing general ... [Published Economic Times - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

BJP’s social engineering

Amid LK Advani’s seat saga, all eyes are now on the Ahmedabad East seat, where seven-time MP Harin Pathak, an Advani loyalist, is awaiting his re-nomination, even as the party is undergoing a generational as well as caste-based power shift.The BJP has ... [Published Hindu Business Line - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

Labourer offers to sell 2.5kg gold for Rs2 lakh, flees with money

Buy 2.5kg gold for Rs9 lakh! A labour contractor from Navi Mumbai found it hard and foolish to resist this 'lucrative' offer recently. The labour contractor is now wiser after being tricked. Two of the three persons who had made the offer are now behind ... [Published DNA India - Mar 18 2014]

Quotes

...of whether or not Narendra Modi lost precious time over the announcement of his name as PM candidate to strategise, Govindacharya said no. "There were tried and tested people even within the party" he said
"It is sad that in the last 65 years only once in 1996 a fisherman of Bihar was offered a post of Minister of State in the Central Government. Though many ministries were bifurcated and new ministries carved out, agriculture ministry has not bifurcated and has a separate Ministry for Fisheries and Fishermen Welfare" he rued
"The Oommen Chandy government has taken lead in the country in terms of progress. The development of Gujarat is confined only to the election campaigns."
...The two have discovered that campaigning on two wheelers is a huge convenience in a city which has 16 lakh cars in a population of 22 lakh. "Whenever we stop, a crowd gathers enabling us to address street-corner meetings." He proposes to mobilise "a car or two" to be able to campaign in the 700 villages under the constituency

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Senior leaders should show restraint in public:... [Published Economic Times - Apr 10 2014]
Mission OBC: Elevation of Narendra Modi signals... [Published Economic Times - Apr 08 2014]
Fishermen demand separate ministry [Published Times of India - Apr 02 2014]
SC notice to Centre on inclusion of Jats in OBC... [Published The Hindu - Apr 01 2014]
No party will win majority in Centre, says A K ... [Published Deccan Herald - Mar 30 2014]
Between wave and reality, the shadow of figures [Published The Sunday Guardian - Mar 30 2014]
All you need to know about the history of Lok S... [Published Hindustan Times - Mar 29 2014]
Elections 2014: Between Wave and Reality, the S... [Published Daijiworldcom - Mar 28 2014]
Vote-bank politics has sunk UP [Published New Delhi Pioneer - Mar 25 2014]
Modi of the middle class [Published Indian Express - Mar 23 2014]
Modi factor halts Mandalization of Muslims in B... [Published Times of India - Mar 21 2014]
Aam Aadmi Party names three more candidates for... [Published Economic Times - Mar 21 2014]
BJP’s social engineering [Published Hindu Business Line - Mar 21 2014]
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