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Congress accuses PM Modi of nepotism in Gir land deal
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Congress accuses PM Modi of nepotism in Gir land deal

The Congress on Wednesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "nepotism" in a deal of land next to the Gir Lion Sanctuary

Gujarat by-elections to test CM Anandiben's leadership
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Gujarat by-elections to test CM Anandiben's leadership

The by-elections to the lone Lok Sabha seat and nine Assembly seats in Gujarat next month will be a litmus test for the leadership and acceptance of new Chief Minister Anandi Patel.

BRICS: Modi may be India's PM, but he still has a Gujarat hangover
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BRICS: Modi may be India's PM, but he still has a Gujarat hangover

Narendra Modi may have become the Prime Minister of India, but looks like he is still occupied by his role as the Gujarat chief minister. During his trip to Brazil, Modi spoke about Gujarat with whoever he met, be it Russian President Vladimir Putin or Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff.

Photos: Modi, BJP's top brass attend Anandiben Patel's swearing in
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Photos: Modi, BJP's top brass attend Anandiben Patel's swearing in

Anandiben Patel took oath as Chief Minister of Gujarat at a ceremony in Gandhinagar on Thursday. Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi with veteran leader Keshubhai Patel, and other top brass of the BJP were present during the swearing-in ceremony. Here are the photos.

Anandiben Patel to be next Gujarat CM as Modi steps down
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Anandiben Patel to be next Gujarat CM as Modi steps down

Patel, state's Revenue Minister and a close aide of Modi, was elected unanimously and will take oath as Chief Minister tomorrow.

Modi wishes Gujarat to 'surge ahead' in emotional speech
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Modi wishes Gujarat to 'surge ahead' in emotional speech

Addressing members of Gujarat assembly, he said, "Forgive me if I have done anything wrong. This is my fourth term as chief minister. As I am going now and don't know when I will come back here, I want you to forgive me if you have felt that I was not up to the mark in my work or there was any shortcoming in my conduct."

Gujarat Assembly to hold special session to bid Modi farewell
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Gujarat Assembly to hold special session to bid Modi farewell

Gujarat state government has called a special session of the state assembly on May 21 to greet Modi who has been elected Prime Minister.

Will Modi apologise for 2002? 'If he has to say it to become PM'
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Will Modi apologise for 2002? 'If he has to say it to become PM'

Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay has written the book Narendra Modi – The Man, The Times. He spoke to Firstpost at Jaipur.

Tea party: Modi plans 'chai pe charcha' meetings across 1,000 tea stalls
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Tea party: Modi plans 'chai pe charcha' meetings across 1,000 tea stalls

The Gujarat Chief Minister will also address five 'nukkad' meetings - 'Chai pe charcha with NaMo' - a day with tea vendors.

Snoopgate: SC wants scurrilous allegations against Modi deleted
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Snoopgate: SC wants scurrilous allegations against Modi deleted

The apex court, which also refused Sharma's plea to allow him to travel to the United States to meet his wife and son, who are American citizens, said his application for CBI probe into snoopgate can only be considered after examining that he has complied with its 12 May, 2011 order.

Our record of commemorating Sardar Patel better than NDA's: Tewari
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Our record of commemorating Sardar Patel better than NDA's: Tewari

As Congress and BJP battle it out over the legacy of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, I&B minister Manish Tewari hit out at Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, saying UPA's record in issuing advertisements to commemorate Patel was far better than that of its rival NDA.

Setting a record: A look at 12 years of Narendra Modi's rule in Gujarat
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Setting a record: A look at 12 years of Narendra Modi's rule in Gujarat

During his 12 years tenure, he not only hard-sold 'Gujarat model of development' but also got himself nominated as BJP's prime ministerial candidate for the 2014 elections.

Modi's attack on UPA: Govt runs on whims of crown prince
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Modi's attack on UPA: Govt runs on whims of crown prince

Modi's speech at his first rally in New Delhi was not aimed at the Delhi Assembly polls at all. The message was clear: Vote out the UPA.

CPI takes dig at Modi, says Gujarat needs a 'full-time' Chief Minister
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CPI takes dig at Modi, says Gujarat needs a 'full-time' Chief Minister

Taking a dig at BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, the Communist Party of India (CPI) today asked Governor Kamla Beniwal and the ruling party to appoint "a full-time" Chief Minister in Gujarat

No sympathy for Advani, he first injected communalism in politics: Cong
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No sympathy for Advani, he first injected communalism in politics: Cong

Congress today showed "no sympathy" for a sulking L K Advani as Narendra Modi was declared BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate despite his opposition and said "Modi was the symptom of disease of communalism brought by Advani in national politics".

Why stop BSF from retaliating against illegal migrants, asks Modi
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Why stop BSF from retaliating against illegal migrants, asks Modi

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi slammed the Centre for what he claimed to be its directive to the Border Security Force (BSF) not to retaliate in case of illegal Bangladeshi infiltration.

UK political parties invite Narendra Modi for visit
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UK political parties invite Narendra Modi for visit

The ball was set rolling by the Opposition party's Labour Friends of India when its chairman, Barry Gardiner MP, sent a letter to Modi last week inviting him to the House of Commons to speak on 'The Future of Modern India'.

Telangana: Congress move on state has political overtones, says Modi
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Telangana: Congress move on state has political overtones, says Modi

Attributing Congress' nod for creation of separate Telangana state to the "sustained struggle by people", Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi today alleged Congress had dithered on the issue for long and conceded it only ahead of elections.

Why Narendra Modi has a more realistic chance in 2019
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Why Narendra Modi has a more realistic chance in 2019

Narendra Modi may have the personality cult but does he really have the numbers to come to power in 2014?

Modi blames Congress for 'ignoring' primary education in Guj
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Modi blames Congress for 'ignoring' primary education in Guj

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi today blamed the past Congress governments for ignoring primary education in the state.