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Ahead of first phase of Gujarat polls, EC says elaborate checks in place to prevent misuse of EVMs
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Ahead of first phase of Gujarat polls, EC says elaborate checks in place to prevent misuse of EVMs

A day before the first phase of polling in Gujarat, the Election Commission on Friday sought to allay apprehensions vis-a-vis the integrity of its EVMs.

Gujarat polls: Rahul Gandhi questions Narendra Modi about Vanbandhu scheme, slams him over plight of tribals
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Gujarat polls: Rahul Gandhi questions Narendra Modi about Vanbandhu scheme, slams him over plight of tribals

Continuing his attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the run-up to the Gujarat polls, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Friday questioned him about Rs 55,000 crore meant for tribal welfare.

Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Kin of Patidars who died during quota stir declare support for Congress
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Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Kin of Patidars who died during quota stir declare support for Congress

At a mega rally in Ahmedabad on 25 August, 2015, lakhs of people belonging to the Patidar community demanded reservation under the Other Backward Classes (OBC) category.

Gujarat polls: 21% of Congress, 15% of BJP candidates contesting Phase 2 face criminal cases, claims ADR report
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Gujarat polls: 21% of Congress, 15% of BJP candidates contesting Phase 2 face criminal cases, claims ADR report

21% of the Congress candidates and 15 % of the BJP nominees for the second phase of the Gujarat assembly polls have declared "serious criminal cases against themselves"

Narendra Modi calls Mani Shankar Aiyar's 'neech' comment an insult to Gujarat, accuses Congress of 'Mughal mentality'
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Narendra Modi calls Mani Shankar Aiyar's 'neech' comment an insult to Gujarat, accuses Congress of 'Mughal mentality'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched a blistering attack on Mani Shankar Aiyar after the Congress leader called him a "neech aadmi"

Gujarat polls: Vijay Rupani may face stiff battle from Congress' Indranil Rajyaguru for BJP's Rajkot-West seat
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Gujarat polls: Vijay Rupani may face stiff battle from Congress' Indranil Rajyaguru for BJP's Rajkot-West seat

The battle for Rajkot-West seat, the traditional BJP fortress, could be a cliffhanger for its high-profile contestant and Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani

Gujarat election a battle between 'Ram rajya' and 'Rome Rajya', says BJP MP Virendra Singh Mast
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Gujarat election a battle between 'Ram rajya' and 'Rome Rajya', says BJP MP Virendra Singh Mast

BJP MP Virendra Singh Mast on Wednesday described the upcoming Gujarat polls as a battle between "Ram rajya" and "Rome rajya"

Rahul Gandhi says he's human 'unlike Narendra Modi', sarcastically thanks BJP for pointing out erroneous tweet
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Rahul Gandhi says he's human 'unlike Narendra Modi', sarcastically thanks BJP for pointing out erroneous tweet

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday thanked the BJP for pointing out mistakes in his tweet question on Tuesday over inflation, saying that "unlike" Prime Minister Narendra Modi he was "human" and did make the odd mistake

Gujarat polls: BJP relying on Narendra Modi's vision as prime minister and past performance as chief minister
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Gujarat polls: BJP relying on Narendra Modi's vision as prime minister and past performance as chief minister

Gujaratis are being offered the liberty of choosing between Modi who rode to the high seat in New Delhi based on the brand equity he cultivated as chief minister, and the Modi who has been ruling India for past three years.

Gujarat polls: Amid arbitrary school fee hikes, increase in self-financed courses, Vadodara hates commercialisation of education
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Gujarat polls: Amid arbitrary school fee hikes, increase in self-financed courses, Vadodara hates commercialisation of education

Sayajirao unleashed education like an iron sword to tear through the evils of untouchability and child marriage. Today, Vadodara is left with a rusted sword and the story of a dead king.

Rahul Gandhi questions Narendra Modi over rising prices of essential commodities, but gets the math wrong
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Rahul Gandhi questions Narendra Modi over rising prices of essential commodities, but gets the math wrong

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, who has been posing questions for Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP with the title '22 saalo ka hisaab, Gujarat maange jawaab', had to reportedly delete one of tweets because the math went wrong.

Rahul as Congress president: Euphoria over Gandhi scion's elevation tempered by expectations, uneasy future
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Rahul as Congress president: Euphoria over Gandhi scion's elevation tempered by expectations, uneasy future

Rahul's task is compounded by the fact that the field is not easy. He faces the biggest political juggernaut of our time: Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: In Patidar-dominated Amreli, farmer distress a key issue in poll campaign
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Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: In Patidar-dominated Amreli, farmer distress a key issue in poll campaign

The Patidar-dominated Amreli is gearing up for a fight between two strong Patel candidates in the Assembly segment, where farm issues are dominating the campaign discourse.

Nitish Kumar criticises Congress' election strategy in Gujarat, says party 'veering towards extremism'
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Nitish Kumar criticises Congress' election strategy in Gujarat, says party 'veering towards extremism'

Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Monday criticised the election strategy adopted by the Congress in Gujarat and said the party was "veering towards extremism".

Congress president election: Rahul Gandhi's confused signalling, lack of game plan is gift to his rivals
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Congress president election: Rahul Gandhi's confused signalling, lack of game plan is gift to his rivals

It was instructive to watch Rahul Gandhi file his nomination papers at the party headquarters on Monday with a large tilak on his forehead and the frame of Mahatma Gandhi hanging from a wall behind him.

Gujarat polls: As Hardik's influence wanes and Patidar movement fades, Ahmedabad Patels realign with BJP
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Gujarat polls: As Hardik's influence wanes and Patidar movement fades, Ahmedabad Patels realign with BJP

The Patels in Ahmedabad think that Hardik has got distrcted and made an agreement with the BJP. They think the effect of the Patidar agitation now is not profound enough to defeat the BJP.

Gujarat election 2017: As the abuse-fest gets into top gear, there’s one unanswered question: What’s in it for the voter?
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Gujarat election 2017: As the abuse-fest gets into top gear, there’s one unanswered question: What’s in it for the voter?

Come 9 December, Gujarat will show the rest of the country if the slanging match between the Congress wearing the colours of Rahul Gandhi and the BJP in the right corner wearing the colours of Prime Minister Narendra Modi has had any effect on the voters.

Gujarat election 2017: Election Commission reviews poll preparations in state, says 'will ensure fair, transparent' voting
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Gujarat election 2017: Election Commission reviews poll preparations in state, says 'will ensure fair, transparent' voting

Gujarat will vote in two phases — on 9 and 14 December — to elect a new 182-member Assembly.

Gujarat polls: Congress accuses BJP of indulging in violence against its candidates, urges EC to take action
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Gujarat polls: Congress accuses BJP of indulging in violence against its candidates, urges EC to take action

The Congress on Sunday accused the BJP of indulging in violence against its candidates in Gujarat and urged the Election Commission to initiate action.