Mansa (Gujarat, India)

Type: City
Name: Mansa (Gujarat, India)
Country: India
Latitude: 23.43
Longitude: 72.669998
population: 29,553
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Stronger in the time of losses

During his 13-year-long tenure as the chief minister of Gujarat, Narendra Modi lost only one assembly bypoll. That defeat came in the Mansa assembly seat in March 2012, eight months before the elections to the Gujarat legislature. Modi told leaders of ... [Published Business Standard India - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Birthday messages to Modi

New Delhi, Sept. 16: The Indian voter has used the bypolls to deliver multiple birthday-eve messages to a silent Narendra Modi. What goes up must come down, especially after a “wave election”; You can’t win all the elections all the time with the polarisation ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 2 reports

After J&K heavy rainfall wreaks havoc in Gujarat, 5,300 people evacuated to safer places

Vadodara: Heavy rains lashed many parts of central and north Gujarat during the last 24 hours, forcing the administration to move more than 5,300 people in Vadodara living near Vishwamitri river to safer places.About 5,300 people from several talukas ... [Published Daily Bhaskar - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

HSGMC turns tide against Daduwal, family calls it vendetta

Sikh preacher and chief of Panthic Sewa Lehar Baba Baljit Singh Daduwal, who once led the Akalis’ fight against Dera Sacha Sauda in Sirsa, has fallen out with the Punjab government ever since he came out in support of a separate management committee for ... [Published Indian Express - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

Daduwal in judicial custody; can’t be taken to Gujarat

Radical Sikh leader Baljeet Singh Daduwal, 52, a member of Haryana Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (ad hoc) arrested on Friday night for hiding firearms, was on Sunday remanded in judicial custody till September 6.The court of Faridkot duty magistrate ... [Published Hindustan Times - Aug 24 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Amit Shah: Man who drives Modi strategies

AHMEDABAD: "Tell my enemies not to make castles on the shore during low tide, I will surely come back like the sea," said Amit Shah quoting famous Gujarati poet Mareez to warn his political rivals within the BJP after he returned to the state after two-year ... [Published Times of India - Jul 09 2014]
First reported May 17 2014 - Updated May 17 2014 - 1 reports

Biochemist who became the alchemist

New Delhi, May 16: Amit Shah is loath to being labelled Narendra Modi’s hatchet man. He once told this correspondent that as a “serious” student of “political science and public administration” — he holds a degree in biochemistry — the speeches he gave ... [Published Calcutta Telegraph - May 17 2014]

Quotes

...However, despite the setbacks, this is not the view held by insiders in BJP or the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS). "Isn't it too early and based on too little evidence to consign the Modi wave to history" asks a mid-level RSS leader. He does admit though that the elections showed up the limitations of a BJP without the Modi charisma...
"Seven villages in Ankleshwar and Jhagadiya talukas of Bharuch district have been alerted after a rise in Narmada river's water level. However, Narmada river's water level is is 21 feet in Bharuch, which is below the danger mark of 27 feet" Bharuch collector Vinod Rao told the media
...in Gujarat, 23 dams were now full, including one in north Gujarat, three in central Gujarat, 3 in south Gujarat, and 16 in Saurashtra region. "While 37 dams were now 90 per cent full, 12 dams were having 80 to 90 per cent water and 11 dams were now 70 to 80 per cent full. However, there were still 142 dams which were having less than 70 per cent of water to their actual capacity" a government release said
AHMEDABAD: "Tell my enemies not to make castles on the shore during low tide, I will surely come back like the sea" said Amit Shah quoting famous Gujarati poet Mareez to warn his political rivals within the BJP after he returned to the state after two-year legal externment...

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Stronger in the time of losses [Published Business Standard India - Sep 19 2014]
Birthday messages to Modi [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Sep 17 2014]
After J&K heavy rainfall wreaks havoc in Gujara... [Published Daily Bhaskar - Sep 10 2014]
Flood - Asia - India [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Sep 10 2014]
HSGMC turns tide against Daduwal, family calls ... [Published Indian Express - Sep 01 2014]
Daduwal in judicial custody; can’t be taken to ... [Published Hindustan Times - Aug 24 2014]
Amit Shah: Man who drives Modi strategies [Published Times of India - Jul 09 2014]
Biochemist who became the alchemist [Published Calcutta Telegraph - May 17 2014]
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Flood - Asia - India [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Sep 10 2014]
EDIS Number: FL-20140910-45223-IND Date / time: 10/09/2014 09:36:29 [UTC] Event: Flood Area: Asia Country: India State/County: State of Gujarat Location: [Ahmedabad amd Vadodara region] Number of Deads: N/A Number of Injured: N/A Number of ...
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