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Narendra Modi to begin two-day visit to Gujarat tomorrow; will inaugurate seaplane service, visit Statue of Unity
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Narendra Modi to begin two-day visit to Gujarat tomorrow; will inaugurate seaplane service, visit Statue of Unity

In a slight change in the original schedule, Modi is expected to visit the family of former Gujarat chief minister Keshubhai Patel, who passed away due to COVID-19 complications on Thursday

Keshubhai Patel, former Gujarat CM, passes away at 92 of post COVID-19 complications
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Keshubhai Patel, former Gujarat CM, passes away at 92 of post COVID-19 complications

The BJP veteran served as chief minister of Gujarat in 1995 and then from 1998 to 2001. He was succeeded by Narendra Modi, who held the post till he became prime minister in 2014

Former Gujarat CM Keshubhai Patel undergoes home isolation after testing COVID-19 positive
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Former Gujarat CM Keshubhai Patel undergoes home isolation after testing COVID-19 positive

Patel had undergone COVID-19 test after one of his attendants was detected with the infection on Thursday

Atal Bihari Vajpayee's most profound creative disruptions in Indian politics: How Narendra Modi is furthering his mentor’s lineage
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Atal Bihari Vajpayee's most profound creative disruptions in Indian politics: How Narendra Modi is furthering his mentor’s lineage

Prime Minister Narendra Modi shared a deep emotional relationship with Vajpayee right from his days as an RSS pracharak.

Mohan Bhagwat arrives in Somnath to attend RSS' annual meet; Bhaiyyaji Joshi expected to join in later
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Mohan Bhagwat arrives in Somnath to attend RSS' annual meet; Bhaiyyaji Joshi expected to join in later

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat arrived in Somnath town in Gir Somnath district of Gujarat on Thursday as part of his six-day visit, during which he will attend a meeting of the organisation's office-bearers.

Four former Gujarat chief ministers come together at Vijay Rupani's swearing-in
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Four former Gujarat chief ministers come together at Vijay Rupani's swearing-in

In a rare coming together, four former Chief Ministers of Gujarat, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi, were seen chatting with each other during the swearing in ceremony of the Vijay Rupani government in Gandhinagar on Tuesday.

Gujarat Election Results 2017: Congress-BJP contest, NOTA debut relegated ‘others’ to insignificance
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Gujarat Election Results 2017: Congress-BJP contest, NOTA debut relegated ‘others’ to insignificance

One factor, completely absent in the 2012 elections, but had a significant impact in several seats was NOTA (None of the Above)

Gujarat polls: Cyclone Ockhi reminds people of how swift relief work post 2001 earthquake resulted in rise of Narendra Modi
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Gujarat polls: Cyclone Ockhi reminds people of how swift relief work post 2001 earthquake resulted in rise of Narendra Modi

There is no doubt that in the process of party-building in his unique style, Narendra Modi emerged as a cult figure in the state.

Gujarat polls: Hindutva has a slightly longer history in the state than you may believe
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Gujarat polls: Hindutva has a slightly longer history in the state than you may believe

Much before Modi was parachuted into the state in October 2001—because with Keshubhai Patel as chief minister, BJP was losing popularity in civic body elections and bypolls—the BJP and Hindutva had very much arrived in the state.

Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Will Hardik Patel go the same way as Keshubhai Patel in 2012?
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Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Will Hardik Patel go the same way as Keshubhai Patel in 2012?

At the moment, the biggest question remains whether the Patels will again leave Hardik like they left Keshubhai?

Water woes in Saurashtra: Gujarat govt's SAUNI scheme would've been roaring success if coupled with check dams
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Water woes in Saurashtra: Gujarat govt's SAUNI scheme would've been roaring success if coupled with check dams

Saurashtra is large agrarian constituency which is solely dependent on rainfall, which, unfortunately for the farmers, has been extremely erratic. The region does not have a perennial river, and its strange topography like that of an inverted saucer makes it even more difficult to conserve water.

Congress says LK Advani, Anandiben Patel 'victims' of Narendra Modi and Amit Shah's 'internal democracy'
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Congress says LK Advani, Anandiben Patel 'victims' of Narendra Modi and Amit Shah's 'internal democracy'

The Congress on Sunday hit back at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and asked him when he would answer questions posed by the leaders of his own party.

Gujarat polls: Congress banks on Rahul Gandhi, caste leaders to bridge 9 percent vote share gap with BJP of 2012 election
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Gujarat polls: Congress banks on Rahul Gandhi, caste leaders to bridge 9 percent vote share gap with BJP of 2012 election

The Congress in Gujarat is banking on its star campaigner Rahul Gandhi and support from a clutch of caste leaders to bridge the around nine percent vote share gap that led the BJP to retain power in 2012.

Gujarat election 2017: Hardik Patel, Pied Piper of Patidars, threatens to take BJP by storm
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Gujarat election 2017: Hardik Patel, Pied Piper of Patidars, threatens to take BJP by storm

The biggest reason behind his unwavering appeal is his commitment to the root cause of his existence--the demand for reservation for Patidars.

Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: BJP says attempts by Congress at caste coalition will backfire
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Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: BJP says attempts by Congress at caste coalition will backfire

BJP leaders, who are part of their party's Gujarat Assembly poll campaign, said the Congress's strategy to bring OBCs and Patidars under its banner is full of contradictions as the two communities have competing interests and ambitions

Narendra Modi visits Keshubhai Patel's Gandhinagar residence, expresses condolences over son's death
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Narendra Modi visits Keshubhai Patel's Gandhinagar residence, expresses condolences over son's death

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday met former Gujarat Chief Minister Keshubhai Patel and expressed his condolences over the death of the latter's son.

Narendra Modi puts bureaucratic old guard on notice: Forget retirement, focus on governance
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Narendra Modi puts bureaucratic old guard on notice: Forget retirement, focus on governance

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in mood for a massive restructuring at the top echelons of the bureaucracy

Samajwadi Party hogs limelight as rise of Akhilesh Yadav threatens 'chacha' Shivpal's raj
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Samajwadi Party hogs limelight as rise of Akhilesh Yadav threatens 'chacha' Shivpal's raj

While the patriarch, Mulayam Singh, has taken a neutral position, Ram Gopal Yadav, who happens to be the party’s face in Delhi, is seen to be backing Akhilesh’s cause solidly.

Why Goa RSS ex-boss Subhash Velingkar's potshots at Manohar Parrikar can harm BJP
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Why Goa RSS ex-boss Subhash Velingkar's potshots at Manohar Parrikar can harm BJP

There is clearly a war going on within the Sangh Parivar in Goa, replicating a kind of situation that was seen in Gujarat ahead of the 2012 assembly elections.