Gujarat Elections-2012

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PIL seeks details of Modi's marital status, SC throws it out
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PIL seeks details of Modi's marital status, SC throws it out

The PIL filed by Sunil Sarawgi alleged that Modi had filed incomplete declaration along with his nomination papers in the 2012 assembly elections .

Gujarat 2012: Keshubhai's party cost Congess nine seats?
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Gujarat 2012: Keshubhai's party cost Congess nine seats?

The Congress lost nine seats in the Gujarat assembly polls December due to Keshubhai Patel's Gujarat Parivartan Party (GPP), the party said on Wednesday.

 Modi's oath: Centre downplays political gathering
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Modi's oath: Centre downplays political gathering

Modi was sworn in as chief minister for the fourth time at the head of a 17-member ministry at a public ceremony in Ahmedabad.

Modi sworn in as Guj chief minister with BJP, NDA leaders in attendance
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Modi sworn in as Guj chief minister with BJP, NDA leaders in attendance

Narendra Modi, who led the BJP to an emphatic victory in the assembly elections, was today sworn in as Gujarat Chief Minister for the fourth time.

Modi's swearing-in gives peep into shape of next NDA
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Modi's swearing-in gives peep into shape of next NDA

The guest-list at Modi's swearing-in ceremony is probably an early glimpse of what a future NDA under him could look like.

The ‘idea of Modi’ wins yet again - and why it matters
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The ‘idea of Modi’ wins yet again - and why it matters

Large sections may have an negative attitude to Modi, but even they should see what makes him different and why the idea is important for India

Why the Modi story is bigger than the Gujarat elections
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Why the Modi story is bigger than the Gujarat elections

If the BJP wants to stay relevant in national politics, it has to put Modi in a significant organisational position.

Nitish refuses to react to Modi's win
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Nitish refuses to react to Modi's win

Even as congratulations poured in for Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi for winning three successive Assembly polls in the state, his Bihar counterpart Nitish Kumar is keeping a stoic silence, which has set the tongues wagging.

Guess who keeps Gujarat Muslims' riot wounds open...
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Guess who keeps Gujarat Muslims' riot wounds open...

Muslims in Gujarat today say they want the narrative of eternal suffering, victimhood and persecution to change. If only the ambulance-chasers would let them.

 Modi to be sworn in as chief minister on 26 Dec
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Modi to be sworn in as chief minister on 26 Dec

BJP has won 115 seats in the 182-member House, 23 more than what is required for a simple majority.

 Newly-elected Gujarat Congress MLA passes away
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Newly-elected Gujarat Congress MLA passes away

With Savitaben Khant's death, the Opposition party's strength in the 182-member Assembly has been reduced to 60.

Was Modi's victory speech calculated leniency?
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Was Modi's victory speech calculated leniency?

Experts feel that Modi was humble in his victory speech in a calculated move because he knows that he can move to national politics only if he projects a humble image.

The Modi love-hate fest: A bird's eye-view of opinions
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The Modi love-hate fest: A bird's eye-view of opinions

The thing about Modi is that people who hate him can't see anything good in what he does, and those who love him can't hear any evil about him.

Narendra Modi versus Katju and his king-sized ego
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Narendra Modi versus Katju and his king-sized ego

Yesterday, all-knowing Justice Katju shared his views on development in Gujarat with the world, publishing a new post on his blog.

Images: Modi celebrates victory with mother, Keshubhai
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Images: Modi celebrates victory with mother, Keshubhai

After his return for a third term as Gujarat Chief Minister, Narendra Modi celebrated with his mother, former mentor Keshubhai and hundreds of cheering supporters. Here are the images.

How Modi's victory changes the political pitch for 2014
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How Modi's victory changes the political pitch for 2014

Modi has demonstrated that India's politics is aspirational, and that unlike in 2004, when the Congress succeeded in ambushing the India Shining campaign, 'development' and 'economic reforms' aren't dirty words anymore.

This victory is for those who wish for country's good: Modi
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This victory is for those who wish for country's good: Modi

Fresh from his win in Assembly polls, which pitchforked him in the BJP's prime ministerial candidates' race, Chief Minister Narendra Modi said if he had committed any 'mistake', he seeks forgiveness from the people.

Modi sends message to the land beyond Gujarat
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Modi sends message to the land beyond Gujarat

The 'Modi for PM' faithful didn't wait much longer to let their demands be heard outside Ahmedabad. His supporters, present in big numbers at the victory rally, knew that this would be televised live all across the nation.

Gujarat polls: BJP to send Jaitley as central observer
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Gujarat polls: BJP to send Jaitley as central observer

The Parliamentary Board, BJP's highest decision-making body, held a meeting to discuss the Assembly election results in Gujarat.

Gujarat polls: Keshubhai fails to inspire voters
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Gujarat polls: Keshubhai fails to inspire voters

The Gujarat Parivartan Party, fielded 163 candidates, but only Keshubhai Patel from Visavadar in Junagadh, and Nalin Kotadia from Dhari in Amreli won.