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In rural Gujarat, water woes drive anger against BJP, but Modi is saffron party's trump card
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In rural Gujarat, water woes drive anger against BJP, but Modi is saffron party's trump card

Considering the anti-incumbency in key constituencies like farmers and rural Patidars in Gujarat, any decent opposition should run through the elections. But Modi is the BJP's trump card.

Nowhere written in Constitution that reservation can't extend beyond 50% : Hardik Patel on quota for Patidars
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Nowhere written in Constitution that reservation can't extend beyond 50% : Hardik Patel on quota for Patidars

Hardik Patel on Tuesday said the Indian Constitution did not limit reservation in employment and education for certain categories to 50 percent.

Given Hardik Patel's demigod-like following in Gujarat, BJP needs to throw everything it has at him
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Given Hardik Patel's demigod-like following in Gujarat, BJP needs to throw everything it has at him

Those who doubt Hardik Patel's importance in the Gujarat Assembly election should have been at Mansa, BJP boss man Amit Shah's hometown, on Saturday night.

Hardik Patel 'sex CD' row: PAAS alleges Vijay Rupani, Gujarat BJP chief behind 'morphed' clips of Patidar leader
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Hardik Patel 'sex CD' row: PAAS alleges Vijay Rupani, Gujarat BJP chief behind 'morphed' clips of Patidar leader

The Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) on Thursday alleged that the Gujarat chief minister and state BJP unit chief were behind the "morphed" sex clips of its leader Hardik Patel, a charge rejected by the ruling party.

Gujarat Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani says his sole aim is to defeat BJP but will not support any political party
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Gujarat Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani says his sole aim is to defeat BJP but will not support any political party

Gujarat Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani said on Wednesday that he will not share stage with the Congress or any other party during the upcoming Assembly elections in the state

Rahul Gandhi in Gujarat updates: China does in a day for employment what Modi does in a year, says Congress VP
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Rahul Gandhi in Gujarat updates: China does in a day for employment what Modi does in a year, says Congress VP

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi arrived in Gujarat on Saturday on a three-day visit, his fourth in a row to the poll-bound state.

Congress' meeting with Patel quota agitators a 'total failure', says Gujarat deputy CM Nitin Patel
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Congress' meeting with Patel quota agitators a 'total failure', says Gujarat deputy CM Nitin Patel

Gujarat deputy chief minister Nitin Patel on Friday said a meeting of the Congress and Patel quota agitators was a "total failure".

Congress to take final call on reservation for Patidars today after Hardik Patel set 7 November deadline
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Congress to take final call on reservation for Patidars today after Hardik Patel set 7 November deadline

Congress to take final call on reservation for Patidars today after Hardik Patel set 7 November deadline

Jitan Ram Manjhi opposes Gujarat Patidars demand for reservation, says community enjoys Zamindars status in Bihar
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Jitan Ram Manjhi opposes Gujarat Patidars demand for reservation, says community enjoys Zamindars status in Bihar

Jitan Ram Manjhi opposes Gujarat Patidars demand for reservation, says community enjoys Zamindars status in Bihar

Fight in Gujarat between truth and lies and 'truth is on our side', says Rahul Gandhi
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Fight in Gujarat between truth and lies and 'truth is on our side', says Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi also accused Modi of lying over the promise of depositing Rs 15 lakh in every person's account by bringing back black money stashed abroad.

Congress demands court-monitored probe into bribery allegations against BJP made by Patidar leader
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Congress demands court-monitored probe into bribery allegations against BJP made by Patidar leader

The Congress on Monday demanded a court-monitored probe into allegations by a Patidar leader from North Gujarat that he was paid Rs 1 crore to join the BJP.

Gujarat Assembly polls: OBC leader Alpesh Thakor accepts Congress ticket, likely to join party on 23 October
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Gujarat Assembly polls: OBC leader Alpesh Thakor accepts Congress ticket, likely to join party on 23 October

Alpesh Thakor announced he was joining Congress, as Bharatsinh Solanki urged Patidar spearhead Hardik Patel and Jignesh Mewani to also join the Congress.

If Hindus want to celebrate their religion, they would do well to open their places of worship to all
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If Hindus want to celebrate their religion, they would do well to open their places of worship to all

In India, mosques, churches and gurudwaras are open to all. I'd encourage Hindus to visit their local mosque. They will be welcomed and will find it rewarding, whether or not they are interested in Islam.

India's policy towards Rohingya refugees is disappointing and unbecoming of a great democracy
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India's policy towards Rohingya refugees is disappointing and unbecoming of a great democracy

The coldness with which the Indian government has responded to the brutality against the Rohingya population is disappointing to me.

Amit Shah says Patel quota movement in Gujarat is acquiring political colour
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Amit Shah says Patel quota movement in Gujarat is acquiring political colour

BJP chief Amit Shah said organisers of the Patel quota stir in Gujarat were leaning towards "one political party", an apparent reference to the Congress

Gujarat government promises to hold talks with agitators seeking quota for Patidars
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Gujarat government promises to hold talks with agitators seeking quota for Patidars

The Gujarat government will hold talks with Patel quota agitators and other community leaders in the coming days to resolve the sensitive issue "at the earliest", deputy chief minister Nitin Patel said on Sunday

Presidential Election 2017: Ram Nath Kovind is BJP's ace in hole for Gujarat polls
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Presidential Election 2017: Ram Nath Kovind is BJP's ace in hole for Gujarat polls

“Caste may be bad. Caste may lead to conduct so gross as to be called man's inhumanity to man. All the same, it must be recognized that the Hindus observe caste not because they are inhuman or wrong-headed. They observe caste because they are deeply religious”, observed BR Ambedkar, a long time ago.

Farmers' unrest in MP: Hardik Patel's plans to visit Mandsaur might backfire as farmers reject caste politics
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Farmers' unrest in MP: Hardik Patel's plans to visit Mandsaur might backfire as farmers reject caste politics

Hardik Patel's attempts to fish in troubled waters have been thwarted as the local administration and police in Madhya Pradesh's Mandsaur have decided to deny him entry in the district.

Gujarat Assembly election 2017: AAP may contest from seats where it has 'good chance' of winning
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Gujarat Assembly election 2017: AAP may contest from seats where it has 'good chance' of winning

With the AAP divided on whether to contest Gujarat Assembly election, the party may decide to put up candidates in seats where it has good chance of winning