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Ahead of second phase of Gujarat polls, EC says VVPAT machines bolstered voters' confidence in electoral process
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Ahead of second phase of Gujarat polls, EC says VVPAT machines bolstered voters' confidence in electoral process

Ahead of Gujarat's second phase elections, the Election Commission of India (ECI) on Tuesday said that 100 percent deployment of VVPAT machines in the state has "bolstered the voters confidence" in the electoral process.

Gujarat polls: As campaign ends, Narendra Modi says 'BJP victory guarantees state's bright future'
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Gujarat polls: As campaign ends, Narendra Modi says 'BJP victory guarantees state's bright future'

As the campaigning for Gujarat polls comes to an end, Narendra Modi said that he is devoting his life to the betterment of the people of Gujarat and India.

Gujarat Assembly election 2017: The (d)evolution of BJP-Congress poll rhetoric since Uttar Pradesh polls
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Gujarat Assembly election 2017: The (d)evolution of BJP-Congress poll rhetoric since Uttar Pradesh polls

Fever pitch campaigning ahead of Gujarat polls by both the parties brings back memories of Uttar Pradesh elections which was the last major litmus test for the BJP.

Congress mocks Narendra Modi for taking a seaplane for campaigning in Gujarat, terms it 'Hawa Hawai'
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Congress mocks Narendra Modi for taking a seaplane for campaigning in Gujarat, terms it 'Hawa Hawai'

The Congress on Tuesday mocked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for taking a seaplane for campaigning in Gujarat, terming it "Hawa Hawai" and added that the ruling BJP did not understand development.

Gujarat polls: Youths are frustrated with the lack of employment and poor job compensation, says report
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Gujarat polls: Youths are frustrated with the lack of employment and poor job compensation, says report

A recurrent highlight of a nearly 550-km road trip across north Gujarat is the Gujarati youth's curiosity about the world of white-collar jobs.

Congress ill advised to raise communal pitch ahead of Gujarat polls; seeking Modi apology wrong strategy
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Congress ill advised to raise communal pitch ahead of Gujarat polls; seeking Modi apology wrong strategy

A fascinating contest of narratives is under way in Gujarat. In response to Narendra Modi's charge that Congress is letting Pakistan interfere with India's electoral process, Rahul Gandhi on Monday sought to reset the parameters of the debate. He told voters in a rally that this election is all about Gujarat—nothing else—and the prime minister's attempt to distract the voters betrays his nervousness.

'Narendra Modi went to Pakistan uninvited after terror attacks': Full text of Manmohan Singh's statement
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'Narendra Modi went to Pakistan uninvited after terror attacks': Full text of Manmohan Singh's statement

A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi attacked Congress leaders over a "secret meeting" at party leader Mani Shankar Aiyar's residence, former prime minister Manmohan Singh released an official statement on the meeting.

Heavy campaigning in Gujarat ahead of second phase of polling: Narendra Modi in Sabarmati, Rahul Gandhi in Ahmedabad
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Heavy campaigning in Gujarat ahead of second phase of polling: Narendra Modi in Sabarmati, Rahul Gandhi in Ahmedabad

The Bharatiya Janata Party and the Congress are gearing up for the next phase of elections in Gujarat which is scheduled for 14 December.

Gujarat polls: Attacking Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi says won't utter 'wrong words' against PM as he respects the post
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Gujarat polls: Attacking Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi says won't utter 'wrong words' against PM as he respects the post

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi attacked Narendra Modi but promised he would not use even one "galat shabd" (wrong word) against him because he respects the PM's post

Gujarat polls: CPI accuses BJP of resorting to 'dangerous' campaign, says party's development model 'stands exposed'
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Gujarat polls: CPI accuses BJP of resorting to 'dangerous' campaign, says party's development model 'stands exposed'

The CPI on Sunday accused the BJP of resorting to a "dangerous" election campaign in Gujarat and said the party's model of development in the state "stood exposed".

Lalu Prasad Yadav says Congress will form govt in Gujarat as people voted for the party in large numbers in first phase
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Lalu Prasad Yadav says Congress will form govt in Gujarat as people voted for the party in large numbers in first phase

Rashtriya Janata Dal president Lalu Prasad Yadav on Sunday asserted that the Congress will form the government in Gujarat as people have voted heavily in its favour in the first phase of polls.

Gujarat polls: Narendra Modi is taking the game beyond politics and into social reformation
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Gujarat polls: Narendra Modi is taking the game beyond politics and into social reformation

If Modi's stature has grown phenomenally in spite of the "perceived anger" over demonetisation and GST, the reason is not far to seek. He is seen more as a social reformer than a conventional politician.

Gujarat election: Rahul Gandhi campaigns for second phase of polls, steps up attack on Narendra Modi govt
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Gujarat election: Rahul Gandhi campaigns for second phase of polls, steps up attack on Narendra Modi govt

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi began the campaign for the second phase of the Gujarat Assembly Election on Saturday.

Gujarat Election: Congress' confusion becomes apparent as Narendra Modi swings poll debate to emotive issues
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Gujarat Election: Congress' confusion becomes apparent as Narendra Modi swings poll debate to emotive issues

As Gujarat election moves to the second phase of polling, Narendra Modi's last few speeches seems to have switched the poll debate to emotive issues

Gujarat polls: Rahul Gandhi accuses Narendra Modi of changing agenda of state election after getting 'exposed'
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Gujarat polls: Rahul Gandhi accuses Narendra Modi of changing agenda of state election after getting 'exposed'

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of changing the agenda of the Gujarat elections as he was getting exposed on one issue after another.

Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: 40.47% voter turnout recorded till 2 pm in first phase of polling
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Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: 40.47% voter turnout recorded till 2 pm in first phase of polling

Over 40 percent voter turnout was recorded till 2 pm on Saturday during the polling on 89 seats of Saurashtra and south Gujarat regions in the first phase of the crucial Gujarat Assembly polls.

Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Congress urges EC to look into EVM malfunctioning as first phase of polling begins
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Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Congress urges EC to look into EVM malfunctioning as first phase of polling begins

The Congress party on Saturday urged the Election Commission to look into the malfunctioning of Electronic Voting Machines as Gujarat began its first phase polling.

With first phase of Gujarat polls coinciding with wedding season, couples decide to cast votes before taking their vows
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With first phase of Gujarat polls coinciding with wedding season, couples decide to cast votes before taking their vows

Several weddings were scheduled on Saturday, the day 19 districts of Gujarat woke up to vote in the first phase of the polls, and grooms and brides decided to vote before taking their vows

Gujarat polls: As voting begins for first phase of election, Narendra Modi urges youth to exercise their franchise
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Gujarat polls: As voting begins for first phase of election, Narendra Modi urges youth to exercise their franchise

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has encouraged people to turn out in record numbers in the Gujarat's Assembly polls and particularly urged the youngsters to cast their votes.

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