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Nov 16, 2017
BJP, Congress delay announcement of poll nominees in GujaratOne of the main reasons for delay is that both the parties are waiting for the other side to come out with its nominees for Gujarat polls, sources said
May 03, 2017
Congress floats outfit for Patel community in poll-bound Gujarat, calls it a non-political movementIn an apparent bid to win the sympathy of agitating Patel community ahead of assembly polls, Gujarat Congress on Tuesday announced formation of a body with an aim to provide them "support and guidance".
Oct 21, 2016
Modi in Gujarat: Dearth of star campiagner forces BJP to lean on PM for upcoming pollsOn his visit to Gujarat on Saturday, PM Modi will inaugurate the international airport at Vadodara and distribute kits to physically challenged tribals.
Sep 12, 2016
The stinky politics of Gujarat: Patel agitation, Dalit protests and BJP infighting is pulling party apartWhile Dalits have kept up the attack since the Una incident in Gujarat, Patidars have not relented even a year after their leader Hardik Patel was incarcerated and other activists booked by police under various charges. To add to the double trouble, infighting within the various satraps is threatening to pull the BJP apart.
Sep 07, 2016
Vijay Rupani exclusive: Vibrant Gujarat will be scaled up as ‘Davos of the East’In this exclusive interview to Firstpost — and the first to a national media outlet — Rupani talks about his government’s agenda and challenges ahead.
Aug 30, 2016
Narendra Modi in Gujarat: Holds his first rally as PM to wean Patels away from HardikAs Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives in Patel heartland Rajkot on Tuesday, there would be a lot more on his mind than the launch of Saurashtra Narmada Avtaran Irrigation (SAUNI) Yojna.
Aug 02, 2016
Anandiben Patel's resignation: Is the Bharatiya Janata Party in trouble in Gujarat?The Gandhis seem happy with permanently coming second in Gujarat (though Arvind Kejriwal might have a thing or two to say about that soon). If they remain second and pick up an extra seat here or there because of the BJP's current woes, their chamchas will declare victory on the channels.
Aug 01, 2016
Anandiben Patel resigns: After Dalit, Patidaar agitations, it was time for her to goThe stepping down of Anandiben Patel was always on the cards. The question was when.
Jul 31, 2016
Gujarat govt to withdraw 90 percent cases against Patidar agitation leadersA mass gathering of the Patidar community members on 25 August last year had turned violent.
May 13, 2016
Patel agitation: Congress promises 20% quota for EBCs if voted to powerCongress leader Shankersinh Vaghela on Friday said his party will accord 20 percent reservation to the EBCs if voted to power next year.