Gujarat Election-2017

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Vijay Rupani sworn in: BJP sends Congress, Opposition message that it is a pan-India party, unified ahead of 2019
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Vijay Rupani sworn in: BJP sends Congress, Opposition message that it is a pan-India party, unified ahead of 2019

For the BJP, Gujarat election was special. So was the swearing in ceremony in Gandhinagar. By holding a gala event, inviting chief ministers of all 18 BJP-NDA states, leadership sought to convey multiple messages to its sympathisers and political rivals, particularly the Congress and its leader Rahul Gandhi.

Vijay Rupani starts second term as CM but Gujarat model has many chinks: Key challenges for BJP govt
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Vijay Rupani starts second term as CM but Gujarat model has many chinks: Key challenges for BJP govt

The polls were won on the promise of a better Gujarat and, undoubtedly on Narendra Modi's personal charisma. But going forward, it is Rupani who would be burdened with the task to steer the government

Vijay Rupani sworn in as 16th Chief Minister of Gujarat: New Council of Ministers takes oath in Gandhinagar
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Vijay Rupani sworn in as 16th Chief Minister of Gujarat: New Council of Ministers takes oath in Gandhinagar

Led by Vijay Ramnik Rupani and his deputy Nitin Patel, the new Bharatiya Janata Party government in Gujarat took the oath of secrecy on Tuesday in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party chief Amit Shah at the new secretariat in Gandhinagar.

Gujarat oath-taking ceremony updates: Vibhavariben Dave only woman in 20-member new council of ministers
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Gujarat oath-taking ceremony updates: Vibhavariben Dave only woman in 20-member new council of ministers

The new government led by Vijay Rupani would take the oath of office and secrecy at a grand ceremony in Gujarat's Gandhinagar today in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

India has many nationalisms; BJP’s is only one of them
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India has many nationalisms; BJP’s is only one of them

BJP's religious nationalism is the main reason why so many people wanted the party to decline in Gujarat, no matter what their political affiliation is

AAP's soft stance towards Congress after 2G verdict indicates the parties are moving closer
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AAP's soft stance towards Congress after 2G verdict indicates the parties are moving closer

After years of political rivalry, are the AAP and Congress moving closer? Are the two parties working in tandem towards a possible alliance? Recent events raise this question.

Gujarat election results: It's wrong to understand outcome through vote-shares, BJP came very close to losing this critical poll
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Gujarat election results: It's wrong to understand outcome through vote-shares, BJP came very close to losing this critical poll

A look at the strike rates — seats won against seats contested — of BJP and Congress, show that the gap has never been this close since 1985

Gujarat Assembly Election Results: Voters made distinction between Narendra Modi and BJP; voted for him and rejected party
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Gujarat Assembly Election Results: Voters made distinction between Narendra Modi and BJP; voted for him and rejected party

The results are bound to draw a picture of a tense future: it may prompt the BJP to introspect and attempt course correction before 2019.

Gujarat polls: Narendra Modi's victory shows BJP has left GST woes behind; but what does it mean for economy?
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Gujarat polls: Narendra Modi's victory shows BJP has left GST woes behind; but what does it mean for economy?

BJP can be credited for implementing successfully a plethora of reforms in economy and there is really little left that has not been taken up with alacrity

BJP leads in Gujarat, Himachal: Markets recover from early crash; Sensex up 250 points at 33,713; Nifty rises to 10,410
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BJP leads in Gujarat, Himachal: Markets recover from early crash; Sensex up 250 points at 33,713; Nifty rises to 10,410

Sensex, Nifty stabilised later in the day as leads showed BJP having an upperhand in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh assembly polls

Gujarat Elections: Exit polls give BJP an edge, but past goof ups, loopholes in methodology don't inspire confidence
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Gujarat Elections: Exit polls give BJP an edge, but past goof ups, loopholes in methodology don't inspire confidence

Indian exit polls are profound in their packaging, with suitably impressive acronyms and even more amazingly institutional backings, but so off the wall that the arrows often overshoot or fall short

Exit poll results 2017: If BJP wins Gujarat, it'll be due to keen focus on grassroots structure and due diligence
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Exit poll results 2017: If BJP wins Gujarat, it'll be due to keen focus on grassroots structure and due diligence

During the entire length of the campaign, we have seen the gradual solidification of a narrative that Gujarat will be Modi's toughest test.

Gujarat Assembly Election updates: Voting for second phase ends; 63% overall turnout till 4 pm
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Gujarat Assembly Election updates: Voting for second phase ends; 63% overall turnout till 4 pm

During elections in the second phase in Gujarat, 1,700 of the critical poling booths will be covered under the web casting with constant monitoring of these booths.

Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Allegations of poll code violations galore as state votes in final phase
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Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Allegations of poll code violations galore as state votes in final phase

Campaigning for high-stake Gujarat Assembly election concluded on Tuesday, however, there is no end to controversies, attacks and counter-attacks which are freely being thrown about between the two parties in fray.

Manmohan Singh slams Narendra Modi's Pakistan remarks in video message; Amit Shah questions ex-PM's 'selective outrage'
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Manmohan Singh slams Narendra Modi's Pakistan remarks in video message; Amit Shah questions ex-PM's 'selective outrage'

While former prime minister Manmohan Singh hit out at Modi again on the eve of the second phase of the Gujarat polls, Amit Shah criticised Singh for attacking Modi.

Gujarat election: Amid rising Patel discourse, BJP seeks to mobilise other backward castes to make up for lost votes
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Gujarat election: Amid rising Patel discourse, BJP seeks to mobilise other backward castes to make up for lost votes

With Gujarat voting in the first phase of Assembly polls, BJP strategists are talking about making up for lost Patel votes by mobilising other castes in the OBC community

Rahul Gandhi in Gujarat Day 2 updates: Congress VP slams Narendra Modi over Rafale deal, Jay Shah's company
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Rahul Gandhi in Gujarat Day 2 updates: Congress VP slams Narendra Modi over Rafale deal, Jay Shah's company

On Saturday, Rahul Gandhi is set to visit various villages and towns on his journey covering Gandhinagar, Arvalli, Mahisagar and Dahod districts.

Rahul Gandhi in Gujarat Day 1 updates: We want to hear your Mann ki Baat, not ours, says Congress vice-president
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Rahul Gandhi in Gujarat Day 1 updates: We want to hear your Mann ki Baat, not ours, says Congress vice-president

Rahul will arrive on Friday morning at Mahatma Gandhi's birthplace Porbandar and address a public rally, focussing on issues of the fishing community.

Rahul Gandhi's optimism on stoking public resentment over GST, demonetisation is grossly unfounded
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Rahul Gandhi's optimism on stoking public resentment over GST, demonetisation is grossly unfounded

Rahul Gandhi believes demonetisation and the initial irritants in GST would clinch the game for the Congress, though the strategy only brought him defeat and ignominy earlier.

AAP suffers jolt in Gujarat ahead of elections as several leaders join the Congress
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AAP suffers jolt in Gujarat ahead of elections as several leaders join the Congress

Several Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leaders in poll-bound Gujarat on Monday joined the Congress along with over 200 supporters. The development comes as a jolt to the AAP.