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Gujarat Assembly Election Results: BJP for a Gujarati is what CPM was for a Bengali; majoritarianism has trumped governance
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Gujarat Assembly Election Results: BJP for a Gujarati is what CPM was for a Bengali; majoritarianism has trumped governance

BJP has been in power in Gujarat since 1995 & shows no signs of anti-incumbency. What we are witnessing is comparable only to long CPM rule in West Bengal.

Gujarat Assembly Election Results 2017: List of Congress candidates who lost in this crucial battle
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Gujarat Assembly Election Results 2017: List of Congress candidates who lost in this crucial battle

Despite Congress president Rahul Gandhi's active campaigning and the support from Patidar leader Hardik Patel, Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani and OBC leader Alpesh Thakor, the party is set to lose the crucial state of Gujarat to the BJP.

Rajnath Singh says Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh election results an approval of Narendra Modi govt's policies
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Rajnath Singh says Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh election results an approval of Narendra Modi govt's policies

With poll trends favouring the BJP in both Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh, Union home minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said the results were an approval of Prime Minister Narendra Modi government's policies.

Gujarat Assembly Election Results: Voters to seal fate for BJP, Congress today; here's a look at what exit polls predicted
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Gujarat Assembly Election Results: Voters to seal fate for BJP, Congress today; here's a look at what exit polls predicted

Despite the tough fight put up by Congress and the sentiment of anti-incumbency prevailing in Gujarat, BJP still seems strong in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state.

Gujarat Assembly Election Results: Ahead of counting, a look back at issues which dominated high-stakes battle
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Gujarat Assembly Election Results: Ahead of counting, a look back at issues which dominated high-stakes battle

The Gujarat Assembly Election 2017 is considered to be a prestige battle for Prime Minister Narendra Modi and a litmus test for new Congress president Rahul Gandhi

Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: EC orders re-polling tomorrow in six booths of phase 2 due to technical reasons
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Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: EC orders re-polling tomorrow in six booths of phase 2 due to technical reasons

The Election Commission has ordered re-polling on Sunday in six booths of the second phase of the Gujarat Assembly elections.

Gujarat polls have seen casteism acquire threatening proportions: RSS
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Gujarat polls have seen casteism acquire threatening proportions: RSS

RSS on Friday expressed concerns over growing casteism in the country and stressed on the need to promote social harmony.

Gujarat polls: SC declines Congress' plea on VVPAT verification; party says it has freedom to file fresh petition
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Gujarat polls: SC declines Congress' plea on VVPAT verification; party says it has freedom to file fresh petition

Just hours after the SC dismissed Congress' doubts over the veracity of EVMs, senior party leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi slammed the election body and said that the party will file another petition.

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 polls: Supreme Court declines to interfere in VVPAT verification, says Congress can file proper plea to seek poll reform
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Gujarat polls: Supreme Court declines to interfere in VVPAT verification, says Congress can file proper plea to seek poll reform

The Gujarat unit of the Congress has moved the Supreme Court over its allegation of rigging of EVMs and VVPATs in the Assembly election.

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.

Gujarat polls: Chidambaram lashes out at EC for issuing a show cause notice to Rahul Gandhi
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Gujarat polls: Chidambaram lashes out at EC for issuing a show cause notice to Rahul Gandhi

Congress leader P Chidambaram on Thursday asked the Election Commission why it picked on the party's president-elect Rahul Gandhi.

Second phase of Gujarat Assembly Election: 14 districts, 93 constituencies go to polls today, 851 candidates in fray
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Second phase of Gujarat Assembly Election: 14 districts, 93 constituencies go to polls today, 851 candidates in fray

The second phase of elections in Gujarat on Thursday will see polling in 93 assembly constituencies across 14 districts in northern and central regions of the state, with a host of VVIPs, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah, descending on Ahmedabad to cast their vote.

Gujarat Election Phase 2: Congress issues 4-point list of demands from EC against Narendra Modi, Amit Shah
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Gujarat Election Phase 2: Congress issues 4-point list of demands from EC against Narendra Modi, Amit Shah

The Congress on Wednesday petitioned the Election Commission for action against Prime Minister Narendra Modi for addressing an event organised by an industry body on the eve of the final phase of the Gujarat polls where he attacked the main opposition party.

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 polls: Narendra Modi should tread lightly, emotive Manmohan Singh could damage his cause
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Gujarat polls: Narendra Modi should tread lightly, emotive Manmohan Singh could damage his cause

Modi and his team have picked up on this dinner with great outrage and expect us to believe that Rahul Gandhi and Manmohan Singh conspired over the first course with these Pakistanis to sabotage the BJPs chances at the hustings in Gujarat. So much for unjust desserts.

Gujarat campaign shows Congress president-elect Rahul Gandhi as fusty, ill-equipped to lead aspirational India
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Gujarat campaign shows Congress president-elect Rahul Gandhi as fusty, ill-equipped to lead aspirational India

Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr's epigram plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose (the more things change, the more they stay the same) is well applied in Rahul's case. The dynast is not a "young leader" but a relic of the past. He is unsuitable for an aspirational India.

Gujarat elections 2017: Why PM Narendra Modi's seaplane ride sends mixed signals to his legions of followers
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Gujarat elections 2017: Why PM Narendra Modi's seaplane ride sends mixed signals to his legions of followers

Dazzle it did, and citizens’ eyes were blinded to such an extent by this Modi mega show that they clean forgot about the safety of it all.

Gujarat polls: Narendra Modi has outmanoeuvred Rahul Gandhi by framing narrative in emotive pitch
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Gujarat polls: Narendra Modi has outmanoeuvred Rahul Gandhi by framing narrative in emotive pitch

As an unusually high- pitched campaigning for the Gujarat elections ended Tuesday, diehard RSS, VHP and other Hindutva group leaders and activists have reason to smile. Their long-cherished dream of making India a Hindu Rashtra may never be fulfilled but their other cherished idea of “great Hindu Revival” has seems to have begun from the western Indian state which houses Somnath and Dwarka.