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Gujarat chief ministers after Narendra Modi fail to live up to his legacy
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Gujarat chief ministers after Narendra Modi fail to live up to his legacy

Unlike Modi, who served in the top office for more than 12 years, both Anandiben Patel and Vijay Rupani quit before their terms could end

Bhupendra Patel takes oath as Gujarat chief minister; Modi, Shah congratulate him on assignment
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Bhupendra Patel takes oath as Gujarat chief minister; Modi, Shah congratulate him on assignment

Patel's elevation - he is the first from the Patidar sub-group to be chief minister - is key to BJP's plans to woo the Kadva Patidar community, which some political observers feel, has drifte

Bhupendra Patel swearing-in Updates: Modi wishes new Gujarat CM, appreciates Rupani for pro-people policies
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Bhupendra Patel swearing-in Updates: Modi wishes new Gujarat CM, appreciates Rupani for pro-people policies

Bhupendra Rajnikant Patel, the first Ahmedabadi chief minister of Gujarat, is also a first-time MLA, first-time minister and first Kadva Patel to take the CM’s chair seat.

Madya Pradesh Assembly passes anti-conversion bill by voice vote; hefty fines, 10 years imprisonment for offenders
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Madya Pradesh Assembly passes anti-conversion bill by voice vote; hefty fines, 10 years imprisonment for offenders

The bill replaced the ordinance that was promulgated in Jan 2021. The state govt said 23 cases were registered under the ordinance within a month of implementation

Muslim body moves SC, seeks to be party in pleas against state laws on religious conversion
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Muslim body moves SC, seeks to be party in pleas against state laws on religious conversion

The NGO, in the application filed through advocate Ejaj Maqbool, said that in such circumstances, it wishes to raise the issue of fundamental rights of the Muslim youth, who are being targeted and demonized by using the ordinance which itself is unconstitutional

Uttar Pradesh registers first case under new anti-conversion law in Bareilly district
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Uttar Pradesh registers first case under new anti-conversion law in Bareilly district

On Saturday, Governor Anandiben Patel assented to an ordinance against forcible or fraudulent religious conversions. The law stipulates imprisonment up to 10 years and a maximum fine of Rs 50,000

Madhya Pradesh Cabinet Expansion:  Ex-Congress MLAs who crossed over to BJP likely to get ministerial berths
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Madhya Pradesh Cabinet Expansion: Ex-Congress MLAs who crossed over to BJP likely to get ministerial berths

The initial 'mini' expansion of the Chouhan cabinet took place on 21 April with the induction of five ministers

Lucknow University launches 'garbha sanskar', a course on how pregnant women must eat, wear and behave
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Lucknow University launches 'garbha sanskar', a course on how pregnant women must eat, wear and behave

Addressing Lucknow University students during convocation in 2019, Anandiben Patel gave the reference of Abhimanyu from the Mahabharata who received warfare skills in his mother's womb. She had also claimed that there is an institute in Germany which had introduced such a course.

Narendra Modi in Varanasi: Prime Minister unveils 63-foot statue of Deendayal Upadhyaya, flags off IRCTC's 'Maha Kaal Express'
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Narendra Modi in Varanasi: Prime Minister unveils 63-foot statue of Deendayal Upadhyaya, flags off IRCTC's 'Maha Kaal Express'

Narendra Modi participated in the closing ceremony of the centenary celebrations of Shri Jagadguru Vishwaradhya Gurukul

'Dalits discriminated against, deport us': Una flogging victims write letter to President Ram Nath Kovind
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'Dalits discriminated against, deport us': Una flogging victims write letter to President Ram Nath Kovind

As the country witnesses widespread protests against the CAA from various sections of the public, one of the victims of the Una flogging incident has written to President Ram Nath Kovind, asking to be deported to a country "where they won't face discrimination".

Priyanka Gandhi makes unscheduled visit to Muzaffarnagar to meet victims of police crackdown on anti-CAA protests
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Priyanka Gandhi makes unscheduled visit to Muzaffarnagar to meet victims of police crackdown on anti-CAA protests

Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday made an unscheduled visit to this western Uttar Pradesh town to meet the families of those who bore the brunt of the recent violent protests against the amended Citizenship Act

Arun Jaitley continues to be on life support at AIIMS; LK Advani, Devendra Fadnavis and others visit hospital
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Arun Jaitley continues to be on life support at AIIMS; LK Advani, Devendra Fadnavis and others visit hospital

As former finance minister Arun Jaitley continued to be on life support at AIIMS, several leaders, including LK Advani, Devendra Fadnavis, Trivendra Singh Rawat and Anandiben Patel, visited the hospital on Monday to enquire about his health.

Unnao rape case: Congress workers protest in Lucknow, demand expulsion, not 'mere suspension', of Kuldeep Singh Sengar from BJP
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Unnao rape case: Congress workers protest in Lucknow, demand expulsion, not 'mere suspension', of Kuldeep Singh Sengar from BJP

Congress workers sat on a fast in Lucknow, demanding that the BJP expel the rape-accused MLA Kuldeep Singh Sengar from the party.

What after Narendra Modi? Gujarat chief minister Vijay Rupani offers a glimpse of an answer
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What after Narendra Modi? Gujarat chief minister Vijay Rupani offers a glimpse of an answer

Who after Narendra Modi? In the Gujarat of 2014, that appeared to be the most obvious question to ask when Modi took over as Prime Minister of India and left Gujarat to his successors — Anandiben Patel and later Vijay Rupani.

New governors appointed in six states; Anandiben Patel transferred to UP, Bihar Governor Lalji Tandon to replace her in MP
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New governors appointed in six states; Anandiben Patel transferred to UP, Bihar Governor Lalji Tandon to replace her in MP

Madhya Pradesh Governor Anandiben Patel has been shifted to Uttar Pradesh and her place will be filled by Bihar Governor Lalji Tandon, according to a Rashtrapati Bhavan communique.

'MP govt in minority': BJP asks for urgent Assembly session; Congress claims saffron party trying to destabilise Kamal Nath govt
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'MP govt in minority': BJP asks for urgent Assembly session; Congress claims saffron party trying to destabilise Kamal Nath govt

The BJP will write to the governor to demand a special session of the Madhya Pradesh Assembly for the Kamal Nath-led Congress government to prove its majority.

Madhya Pradesh governor Anandiben Patel approves ordinance to raise OBC quota from 14% to 27%
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Madhya Pradesh governor Anandiben Patel approves ordinance to raise OBC quota from 14% to 27%

With the increase in quota, Madhya Pradesh is possibly the only state in the country to have 27 percent quota for OBCs, officials said.

Kamal Nath announces farm loan waiver hours after assuming office as Madhya Pradesh chief minister
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Kamal Nath announces farm loan waiver hours after assuming office as Madhya Pradesh chief minister

Nath took oath as the chief minister of Madhya Pradesh in the presence of several UPA leaders, including Congress president Rahul Gandhi, at the Jamboree Maidan in Bhopal.

Chhattisgarh governor invites Congress' Bhupesh Baghel to take oath as chief minister
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Chhattisgarh governor invites Congress' Bhupesh Baghel to take oath as chief minister

Bhupesh Baghel, MLA from Patan constituency and state Congress chief, was named as next chief minister of Chhattisgarh at Congress Legislature Party (CLP) meeting.

By appointing Kamal Nath MP CM, Rahul Gandhi proved Congress’ contrition over 1984 pogrom was cold political calculus
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By appointing Kamal Nath MP CM, Rahul Gandhi proved Congress’ contrition over 1984 pogrom was cold political calculus

Rahul Gandhi has turned Manmohan Singh’s public apology — described as a “Gandhian moment of moral clarity” — into a blatant and brazen violation of public morality