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Manmohan Singh rubbishes claims of colluding with Pak to fix Gujarat polls
[India], Dec 11 (ANI): Former prime minister Manmohan Singh on Monday quashed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's accusation about the former's clandestine meeting with Pakistani officials, and expressed 'anguish' at 'the canards being spread' by the latter. "I am ...
 Sify1 hour ago
Rediff.com
'Pained' Manmohan asks Modi to apologise over Pak conspiracy charges
Singh, in a statement, stressed that the Gujarat election was not discussed during meeting with some Pakistani officials at Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar's house. In a sharp counter-offensive on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over his 'conspiracy with Pakistan' remark, former prime minister Manmohan Singh on Monday said he was setting a "dangerous precedent" with his "ill-thought transgression" and asked him to apologise to the nation. In a strongly-worded statement, Singh ...
 Rediff.com1 hour ago
MSN India
Rahul to PM: Talk about Gujarat, not Pakistan
PALANPUR, GUJARAT: India and Pakistan sparred on Monday morning after Prime Minister Narendra Modi suggested at a rally yesterday that Pakistan is trying to influence the assembly elections in Gujarat, linking it to a dinner hosted by Mani Shankar Aiyar, now ...
 MSN India2 hours ago
Business Standard
Phase 1 Gujarat election: Candidates with 'criminal records'
In the first phase, there are total 21 out 89 constituencies that have been declared 'Red Alert', that is having 3 or more candidates holding criminal records. Gujarat Assembly Election 2017 has finally begun. The state's political battle is for the 182 ...
 Business Standard3 hours ago
Rediff.com
'Anguished' Manmohan responds to Modi: Did not discuss Gujarat polls
Former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh's statement on PM Modi's allegations at an election rally that there was an attempt by Pakistan to interfere in the Gujarat polls. Modi alleged that Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar had held a meeting at his house which was attended by former prime minister Manmohan Singh, a former Indian vice president, Pakistan's high commissioner in India, and a former Pakistani foreign minister. Dr Singh issued this statement today: "I am deeply pained ...
 Rediff.com3 hours ago
Business Standard
Gujarat polls: Rahul can't hold roadshows tomorrow, says Ahmedabad Police
The Congress confirmed that it had sought permission for Rahul Gandhi's roadshow and corner meetings Last Updated at December 11, 2017 13:07 IST File photo of Rahul Gandhi The Ahmedabad Police has denied permission to the roadshows of Congress vice-president ...
 Business Standard5 hours ago
DNA
'Stop giving us lessons,' India's blunt reply to Pakistan on 'poll-meddling' statement
India on Monday tore into Pakistan's statement on the poll-meddling allegations in Gujarat.
 DNA6 hours ago
Stop dragging us into Gujarat polls, win on your own, Pakistan tells Modi
Modi had on Sunday alleged that Pakistan was interfering in Gujarat Assembly polls.
 Zee News7 hours ago
DNA
Day after PM Narendra Modi's 'poll-meddling' allegations, Pakistan says stop dragging us in your election debates
A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi accused the Pakistan for 'meddling' in Gujarat Assembly Elections, Pakistan on Monday strongly rebutted the claims.
 DNA7 hours ago
First Post.com
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. The post Heavy campaigning in Gujarat ahead of second phase of polling: Narendra Modi in Sabarmati, Rahul Gandhi in ...
 First Post.com10 hours ago
Congress leaders suffering from Insomnia: Rajnath Singh in Gujarat
PM Narendra Modi claimed there was an attempt by Pakistan to interfere in the Gujarat polls. AHMEDABAD: Union Home Minister and senior BJP leader Rajnath Singh accused the Congress leaders of suffering from insomnia. Addressing a public meeting in Gujarat, ...
 Zee News12 hours ago
DNA
DNA THEME: Rajasthan Goonj in Gujarat
Gujarat polls will soon come to an end; phase one of the polls is over and as dates for the second phase draw closer, there is a mad scramble among the politicians of Rajasthan to reach the neighbouring state and be seen campaigning. This urge to temporarily ...
 DNA13 hours ago
66.75% turnout in Gujarat poll's first phase
The first phase of Gujarat assembly elections on Saturday saw a 66.75 per cent turnout, according to final figures released by the Election Commission on Sunday.The maximum voting (79.15 per cent) was seen in the tribal district of Narmada, followed by Tapi ...
 Prokerala17 hours ago
Business Standard
PM Modi says Pakistan meddling in Gujarat polls
Rahul says PM talks more about himself than development Archis Mohan & PTI | New Delhi/Ahmedabad Last Updated at December 11, 2017 01:51 IST Prime Minister Narendra Modi being presented a statue of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel by BJP workers during an election ...
 Business Standard17 hours ago
At Kheda, Rahul accuses Modi of dumping development agenda in Gujarat election
Rahul Gandhi today accused PM Narendra Modi of moving away from the agenda of development in Gujarat Assembly election. IndiaToday.in | Edited by Prabhash K Dutta desk-itgd@intoday.com Kheda, Gujarat, December 10, 2017 | UPDATED 18:34 IST A +A - Highlights 1 ...
 India Today17 hours ago
Business Standard
Gujarat polls 2017: Final voter turnout of first phase stands at 67%
In the 2012 elections, 70.75% voter turnout was recorded in Gujarat for all the 182 seats BS Reporter | Ahmedabad Last Updated at December 10, 2017 19:42 IST oters showing their inked fingers at a polling booth during Gujarat assembly election in Surat.
 Business Standard19 hours ago
Business Standard
Gujarat polls phase-1: People voted heavily for Congress, says Lalu Prasad
Over 68 per cent turnout was recorded in the first phase of polling for 89 Assembly seats in Gujarat yesterday Press Trust of India | Patna Last Updated at December 10, 2017 18:57 IST RJD chief Lalu Prasad with his son Tejashwi Yadav in Patna. Photo: PTI ...
 Business Standard19 hours ago
Rediff.com
Modi claims Pakistan trying to influence Gujarat polls
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday suggested Pakistan was trying to influence the assembly elections in Gujarat, claiming some Pakistani officials and ex-prime minister Manmohan Singh met a day before Mani Shankar Aiyar made the “neech” jibe against him. IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday claimed some Pakistani officials and ex-prime minister Manmohan Singh met a day before Mani Shankar Aiyar made the “neech” jibe against him. Photograph: PTI ...
 Rediff.com23 hours ago
DNA
Gujarat Elections 2017: PM alleges Pak want Ahmed Patel as CM, Rahul accuses him of dumping development agenda
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today alleged Pakistan was interfering in Gujarat Assembly polls, and sought an explanation from the Congress over its top partymen who are said to have recently met leaders from the neighbouring country.
 DNA23 hours ago
People voted heavily for Cong in Guj in 1st phase: Lalu
Rashtriya Janata Dal president Lalu Prasad today asserted that the Congress will form the government in Gujarat as people have voted heavily in its favour in the first phase of polls.Over 68 per cent turnout was recorded in the first phase of polling for 89 assembly seats in Gujarat yesterday."People have voted in large numbers in favour of the Congress party in Gujarat (in first phase of polls). It will form the government there," Prasad said. The second and last phase of polling in the ...
 Rediff.com1 day ago
First Post.com
Narendra Modi in Gujarat updates: Have no attachment to position, want to bring happiness to Indians, says PM
Campaigning for the phase two of the Gujarat election, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be addressing rallies in Palanpur, Sanand, Kalol and Vadodara on Sunday The post Narendra Modi in Gujarat updates: Have no attachment to position, want to bring happiness ...
 First Post.com1 day ago
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Rahul visits Gujarat's Ranchhodji temple, crowd greets with 'Modi Modi' chants
(Image tweeted by @INCIndia) Read in-depth stories, galleries, updates on Assembly Elections | Gujarat Polls Dakor : In his attempt to woo voters ahead of the second and last phase of Gujarat Assembly polls, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi visited the ...
 Sify1 day ago
Business Standard
Gujarat polls: Why does Pak Army ex-DG want Ahmed Patel as CM, asks PM Modi
Modi said Mani Shankar Aiyar called him 'neech' a day after alleged meeting of Pakistani leaders with top Congressmen Press Trust of India | Palanpur (Guj) Last Updated at December 10, 2017 15:04 IST Narendra Modi Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday ...
 Business Standard1 day ago
Pakistan is interfering in Gujarat election: Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday that Pakistan was interfering in Gujarat Assembly polls, and sought an explanation from the Congress over its top partymen who are said to have recently met leaders from the neighbouring country. Addressing a poll ...
 Deccan Herald1 day ago
PM Modi claims Pakistan interfering in Gujarat polls, seeks explanation from Congress
The PM raised questions over an alleged appeal by former director general of the Pakistan Army. Palanpur (Gujarat): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday alleged Pakistan was interfering in Gujarat Assembly polls, and sought an explanation from the Congress ...
 Zee News1 day ago
Gujarat: BJP supporters chant Modi-Modi as Rahul Gandhi visits another temple
Rahul Gandhi today visited Shree Ranchhodji Temple at Kheda today but as he exited he was greeted by Narendra Modi supporters. Kheda, Gujarat, December 10, 2017 | UPDATED 16:00 IST Soon-to-be Congress president Rahul Gandhi has been consistent with his visits ...
 India Today1 day ago
Rahul Gandhi greeted with chants of `Modi Modi` in Gujarat
Last week too, Rahul Gandhi was trolled with chants of 'Modi Modi' when he met traders in Gujarat. In the final leg of Gujarat elections, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi is leaving no stone unturned to woo the voters. During his visit to the state on ...
 Zee News1 day ago
India Today
Aiyar, Manmohan Singh, Pakistan: PM Modi floats 'secret meeting' theory at Gujarat rally
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, referring to unverified reports, claimed a "secret meeting" with Pakistani officials was held at Mani Shankar Aiyar's residence and that former PM Manmohan Singh was part of the meet.
 India Today1 day ago
DNA
Why does Pak Army's former DG want Ahmed Patel to be Gujarat CM, asks PM Modi
Continuing his campaign blitzkrieg in his home state, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday addressed a poll rally in Gujarat's Palanpur, which will go to poll on December 14.
 DNA1 day ago
Rediff.com
Aiyar held secret meetings with Pak high commissioner: Modi in Gujarat
After witnessing a handsome turnout in phase-I of Gujarat Assembly elections,  Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a rally at Palanpur in Gujarat. Speaking to the crowds, the PM said, "The same Mani Shankar Aiyar, who insulted Gujarat, held secret meetings with Pakistan High Commissioner. What was the reason? Why are people who previously held high posts in military-intelligence establishment of Pakistan writing that we should help make Ahmed Patel the CM."Earlier on Saturday, PM Modi, ...
 Rediff.com1 day ago
Business Standard
Gujarat polls: Both BJP, Cong claim lead amid 70% voter turnout in Phase 1
The second phase of the Assembly elections will be on December 14 and the counting of votes will be on December 18 along with that of Himachal Pradesh IANS | Gandhinagar Last Updated at December 10, 2017 14:34 IST Voters at polling booths during the first ...
 Business Standard1 day ago
Business Standard
Gujarat Election 2017: Full list of BJP candidates in the electoral battle
The party has released its list of candidates for all 182 constituencies. The party has retained the nomination of its senior candidates of the state. Last Updated at December 10, 2017 09:46 IST Prime Minister Narendra Modi garlanded by BJP workers during a ...
 Business Standard1 day ago
MSN India
Gujarat polls: 68% turnout in phase 1
Gujarat recorded around 68 per cent voter turnout on Saturday in the first phase of assembly elections across 89 constituencies in Kutch, Saurashtra and south Gujarat. The figure is lower than last time, when 71.3 per cent polling took place, the Election ...
 MSN India1 day ago
DNA
Gujarat Elections 2017 | Rajkot brings out the vote, Vijay Rupani confident
As the first phase of the state Assembly elections ended at 5 pm Saturday, Chief Minister Vijay Rupani's fate was sealed. Contesting from the Rajkot west constituency, the CM exuded confidence that he would be re-elected and that the Bharatiya Janata Party ...
 DNA1 day ago
DNA
Gujarat Elections 2017 | High turnout a reply to those spreading anarchy: CM Vijay Rupani
Chief minister Vijay Rupani said on Saturday that the high voter turnout in the first phase of the Assembly elections was a response to attempts being made in the last two years to spread anarchy in the state. Without naming the Congress or the Patidar ...
 DNA1 day ago
DNA
Gujarat Elections 2017: 68% turnout in Phase 1, EC rejects Congress' Bluetooth-EVM hack complaint
Over 68 per cent turnout was recorded today in the first phase of polling for 89 Assembly seats in Gujarat where Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress's soon-to-be chief Rahul Gandhi are locked in a bitter, high-stakes battle after a 22-year BJP reign.
 DNA1 day ago
PM Modi's campaign in Gujarat on Saturday: In Pics
Over 68 percent turnout was recorded on Saturday in the first phase of polling for 89 Assembly seats in Gujarat.
 Zee News1 day ago
Mathrubhumi
Congress' Gujarat manifesto 'financially impossible': Jaitley
New Delhi:Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturdaytermed the Congress partys Gujarat poll manifesto as constitutionally and financially impossible and said the promises like quota to Patidar and farm loan waiver can never be fulfilled. On the day Gujarat ...
 Mathrubhumi1 day ago
Money Control
Congress#39; Gujarat manifesto #39;financially impossible#39;: FM Arun Jaitley
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday termed the Congress party#39;s Gujarat poll manifesto as #39;constitutionally and financially impossible#39; and said the promises like quota to Patidar and farm loan waiver can never be fulfilled.
 Money Control1 day ago
Gujarat polls: 68% voter turnout in first phase
[India], Dec 9 (ANI): 68 per cent voters came out to vote in the first phase of Gujarat Assembly elections, informed the Election Commission of India, on Saturday. By 4:00 pm, the voter turnout was recorded at 47.28 per cent. The voting for 89 assembly ...
 Sify1 day ago
DNA
Gujarat Elections 2017: Constitutionally and financially 'impossible' to implement Congress manifesto, says Arun Jaitley
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today termed the Congress party's Gujarat poll manifesto as 'constitutionally and financially impossible' and said the promises like quota to Patidar and farm loan waiver can never be fulfilled.
 DNA1 day ago
PM, Rahul, Hardik trade barbs during 1st phase polling in Gujarat
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi and Patel quota stir leader Hardik Patel continued to trade barbs as electorate in 19 districts of Gujarat cast their vote in the first phase of Assembly polls across 89 constituencies on ...
 Deccan Herald1 day ago
68 pc voting in phase-1 of Gujarat polls: EC
Sixty-eight per cent polling was recorded in the first phase of Gujarat polls, Senior Deputy Election Commissioner Unmesh Sinha said today. Eightynine seats out of the total of 182 Assembly constituencies went to polls in the first phase with prominent ...
 Deccan Herald1 day ago
India Today
From bumper voting to poll boycott, faulty EVMs: Top 10 developments from Gujarat Assembly election
Saurashtra, south Gujarat and Kutch regions today voted to 89 seats in Gujarat Assembly election but a village stood out for staying away from polling booth. IndiaToday.in | Posted by Prabhash K Dutta desk-itgd@intoday.com New Delhi, December 9, 2017 | ...
 India Today2 days ago
Rediff.com
Gujarat: First phase voting ends with 68% turnout
Voting for first phase in Gujarat assembly elections has concluded.The Election Commission said o far 68 per cent voter turnout has been recorded in the first phase.It said 'by the time we get final figures, voting percentage may go a little higher and touch last year's figure'.  -- ANIIMAGE: A voter shows her inked finger at a polling booth during Gujarat assembly election in Surat on Saturday. Photograph: PTI ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago
Money Control
PM Narendra Modi changing agenda of Gujarat polls after getting exposed: Rahul Gandhi
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 one issue after another.
 Money Control2 days ago
Gujarat elections: 47.28 percent voting till 4pm
[India], December 9 (ANI): An hour before the first phase of Gujarat's general assembly election ended on Saturday, only 47.28 percent voter turnout was recorded till 4:00 pm, across 24,689 polling stations. By 2:00 pm, 35.52 percent voter turnout was ...
 Sify2 days ago
Why did Modiji 'sell out' Gujarat's education system: Rahul
Stating that 80 per cent engineers in Gujarat are unemployed, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi why the state's education system has been "sold out".This was Gandhi's 11th question as part of a Congress ...
 Prokerala2 days ago
catchnews.com
Gujarat elections: 35.52 percent voting till 2pm
The first phase of the ongoing Gujarat Assembly elections has recorded a voter turnout of 35.52 percent till 2 p.m. Till 12 noon, 21.09 percent voting was recorded in the all the 89 assembly constituencies in Saurashtra and South Gujarat region, which are ...
 catchnews.com2 days ago
catchnews.com
Gujarat Assembly polls: First phase to play kingmaker
The regions of Saurashtra-Kutch and South Gujarat polled their votes on Saturday. These are the regions that are the most crucial for both the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as the outcome here will decide that who would form the next ...
 catchnews.com2 days ago
Gujarat election: Why BJP finds Saurashtra, Kutch tough nuts for BJP to crack
Though BJP dominated Saurashtra and Kutch regions in 2012 Gujarat Assembly election, it does not seem to be easy for the party this time. Why? Highlights 1 BJP won 33 of 48 seats in Saurashtra in 2012. 2 BJP got five of six seats in Kutch. 3 Congress is ...
 India Today2 days ago
Gujarat Assembly election: Big battles of first phase as half of state casts vote
t is voting today to elect 89 members to the Gujarat Assembly. Here is a look at the top contests between the BJP and the Congress. IndiaToday.in | Written by Prabhash K Dutta desk-itgd@intoday.com New Delhi, December 9, 2017 | UPDATED 12:19 IST A +A - ...
 India Today2 days ago
Mathrubhumi
Gujarat 1st phase: Polling progressing in 89 constituencies
Gandhinagar: The first of Gujarats two-phase assembly polls began on Saturday across 89 constituencies spread out in the 19 districts of Kutch, Saurashtra and southern regions. The 89 constituencies are spread out in the 19 districts of Kutch, Saurashtra and ...
 Mathrubhumi2 days ago
Congress condemns PM Modi's Gujarat rallies
Congress leader Anand Sharma on Saturday criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi's campaign rallies in the wake of the Gujarat Assembly polls, adding he and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Chief Amit Shah had lowered the dignity of their respective positions and ...
 Business Standard2 days ago
Congress' Gujarat manifesto one of 'fiscal impossibility': Jaitley
poll manifesto as one of "fiscal impossibility" and its hope of winning as a "political improbability". "Having no model of development, the Congress Party manifesto is one of fiscal impossibility," Jaitley said. Jaitley in a Facebook post said the total ...
 Business Standard2 days ago
Business Standard
Gujarat elections: 9.77 percent voter turnout recorded till 10 a.m.
The first phase of the ongoing Gujarat Assembly elections has recorded a voter turnout of 9.77 percent so far till 10 a.m.The first phase of polling is being held in 89 assembly constituencies of Saurashtra and South Gujarat. There are 977 candidates in the ...
 Business Standard2 days ago
Modi urges youngsters to cast vote in Gujarat
has encouraged people to turn out in record numbers in the Gujarat's assembly polls and particularly urged the youngsters to cast their votes. The first of the two-phase polls in the state began at 8 a.m. on Saturday across 89 constituencies spread out in the ...
 Business Standard2 days ago
Gujarat election 2017: We believe in inclusive growth, vikas: BJP manifesto
BJP released its manifesto for the Gujarat Assembly polls 2017 hours before voting for the first phase began, coming up with the slogan of total development and promising to double farmers' income
 Business Standard2 days ago
catchnews.com
Congress condemns Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Gujarat rallies
Congress leader Anand Sharma on 9 December criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi 's campaign rallies in the wake of the Gujarat Assembly polls, adding he and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Chief Amit Shah had lowered the dignity of their respective positions ...
 catchnews.com2 days ago
PM urges youth to vote in large numbers in Gujarat polls
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today urged the youth to turn out in large numbers to cast their vote in phase one of Gujarat assembly polls. "Phase 1 of Gujarat polls begin. Urging all those voting today to turnout in record numbers and vote. I particularly ...
 Deccan Herald2 days ago
Rediff.com
Cong netas abusing my poor family must know nations my everything: PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses a rally in Gujarat's Lunavada. He once again raised the issue of Congress leaders 'using abusive language' against him:"The Congress has been rejected comprehensively across the nation. Gujarat too will reject the Congress and will punish them for their politics," he said."There is a youth Congress leader Salman Nizami. He is even campaigning for Congress in Gujarat. He wrote on Twitter about Rahul ji's father, grandmother. That is OK but he asks -- Modi ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago
Rediff.com
Gujarat has 397 crorepatis in the fray
As many as 397 crorepati candidates are in the fray for the Gujarat assembly elections, an analysis of their election affidavits done by two NGOs has found.  Of the total 1,828 candidates trying their luck in the two-phased assembly polls, 1,098 nominees have passed class 12 or below. Also, there are only 118 women candidates in the fray, according to the report by the Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) and Gujarat Election Watch (GEW).  While 198 out of the total 977 candidates ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago
Business Standard
Gujarat polls: Patidar leader claims 'fixing' between Hardik Patel, Cong
Bambhania's open rebellion against Patel came a day ahead of the first phase of polling in Saurashtra and south Gujarat Press Trust of India | Ahmedabad Last Updated at December 9, 2017 09:43 IST Dalits and sections of Patidar youth, led by Hardik Patel ...
 Business Standard2 days ago
397 'crorepati' candidates in fray for Gujarat polls
As many as 397 crorepati candidates are in the fray for the Gujarat assembly elections, an analysis of their election affidavits done by two NGOs has found.Of the total 1,828 candidates trying their luck in the two-phased Assembly polls, 1,098 nominees have ...
 Business Standard2 days ago
Mathrubhumi
Polling begins in Gujarat, 1st phase covers 89 constituencies
Gandhinagar: The first of Gujarats two-phase assembly polls began on Saturday across 89 constituencies spread out in the 19 districts of Kutch, Saurashtra and southern regions. The 89 constituencies are spread out in the 19 districts of Kutch, Saurashtra and ...
 Mathrubhumi2 days ago
First Post.com
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 The post Gujarat election: Amid rising Patel discourse, BJP seeks to mobilise other ...
 First Post.com2 days ago
First Post.com
Gujarat polls 1st phase LIVE updates: As voting ends, Arun Jaitley says BJP will register 'landslide victory' LIVE News, Latest Updates, Live blog, Highlights and Live coverage
Gujarat is all set for Saturday's first phase of Assembly elections in which 977 candidates will battle it out to get elected from 89 of the 182 constituencies, with the ruling BJP facing a strong Congress challenge. The post Gujarat polls 1st phase LIVE ...
 First Post.com2 days ago
Business Standard
Gujarat Assembly election: Things to know about today's phase 1 of polling
In the first phase of the Gujarat Assembly elections 2017, as many as 977 candidates, including CM Rupani and Congress' Shaktisinh Gohil are in the fray for 89 of the state's 182 seats Anulekha Ray | New Delhi Last Updated at December 9, 2017 08:49 IST Prime ...
 Business Standard2 days ago
Polling begin in Gujarat election's first phase
The first of Gujarat's two-phase assembly polls began on Saturday across 89 constituencies spread out in the 19 districts of Kutch, Saurashtra and southern regions.A total of 977 candidates are in the fray from Kutch, Morbi, Jamnagar, Surendranagar, Devbhoomi ...
 Prokerala2 days ago
India Today
Gujarat election LIVE: Voting for first phase ends, around 60 per cent voter turn out till 4 pm
Follow this live blog for all the latest updates from Phase One of the Gujarat Assembly election, as 89 constituencies in Narendra Modi's home state go to the polls.
 India Today2 days ago
BJP has no challenges in Gujarat: Vijay Rupani
[India], Dec 9 (ANI): Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani visited temple, as first phase of Gujarat polls commenced today and dismissed any questions of challenge saying that BJP will stand victorious. "People should come out in large numbers to vote. We are ...
 Sify2 days ago
Gujarat elections
Gujarat elections: 1st phase of polling under way for 89 seats
 Current News India2 days ago
DNA
Gujarat Elections 2017 | PM Modi appeals voters to turn out in large numbers during Phase 1
Voting has begun in the first phase of the Gujarat Assembly Elections
 DNA2 days ago
Rediff.com
After war of words, Gujarat votes in first phase
Voting for the first phase of the crucial Gujarat assembly polls began today in the 89 seats of Saurashtra and South Gujarat regions.  After a campaign that often turned vituperative, around 2.12 crore voters would be exercising their franchise in Modi's home state to choose between the ruling BJP and the Congress.  A total of 977 candidates are in the fray for the first phase polls.  Prominent candidates in today's battle include Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, who is contesting ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago
DNA
Gujarat elections 2017: Surat lodged case against Hardik Patel
A case has been lodged with the Surat police station on Friday against PAAS convener, Hardik Patel for politicising a rally which was conducted for social and education purposes. The Election Commission of Gujarat has lodged a case regarding the matter with ...
 DNA2 days ago
DNA
Gujarat elections 2017: Hardik Patel's 'shadow' moves far from PAAS over Congress tilt
A day before the first phase of the Gujarat Assembly elections, a top PAAS leader came out in the open against the Hardik Patel-led organisation slamming its tilt towards the Congress. A convener of the Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti, Patidar Dinesh Bambhania ...
 DNA2 days ago
DNA
Gujarat elections 2017: Lalu Prasad Yadav cautions Gujaratis against BJP
A day before Gujarat goes into the first phase of polling, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) President Lalu Prasad Yadav on Friday targeted the saffron party over “Ram” and said his Ram was always in his heart and he never sought votes from Him. In a ...
 DNA2 days ago
All you need to know about first phase of Gujarat Assembly elections
[India] December 8 (ANI): The first phase of voting will be conducted in 89 assembly constituencies of Gujarat on Saturday. In 2012, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won 63 of the 89 constituencies while the Congress got only 22 seats. Others won four seats.
 Sify2 days ago
On eve of Gujarat poll, BJP comes out with 'Resolution Letter'
The BJP on Friday released its 'Resolution Letter' with promises for the Gujarat voters, a day before polling in the assembly elections' first phase, with Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley hitting out at the Congress for its "impossible" assurances to the ...
 Prokerala2 days ago
Gujarat set for first phase of Assembly polls
Gujarat is all set for Saturday's first phase of Assembly elections in which 977 candidates will battle it out to get elected from 89 of the 182 constituencies, with the ruling BJP facing a strong Congress challenge.The 89 constituencies are spread out in the ...
 Prokerala2 days ago
Day ahead of voting in Gujarat, BJP releases manifesto
A day before the first phase of polling in Gujarat, the ruling BJP today released its election manifesto with a slew of promises for various sections of society, which included a resolve to "double" farmers income. Releasing the manifesto, BJPs election ...
 Deccan Herald2 days ago
Rediff.com
Don't turn Sardar Patel or Mahatma Gandhi into products: Rahul to Modi
Addressing an election rally in Gujarat's Anand, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi said that Sardar Patel is not so small to belong to a person or party, he belongs to the world."Sardar Patel ji is not only of Narendra Modi, not only of Rahul Gandhi, not only of Solanki ji. And if I may say so, he is not even of Gujarat or India only, but he belongs to entire world," Rahul said."Sardar Patel is not so small to belong to a person or a party only. He is very big. He recognised the needs of ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago
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Gujarat assembly elections 2017: 'Anguished' Manmohan responds to Modi: Did not discuss polls
New Delhi : Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of spreading "falsehood and canards" in a desperate bid to win the Gujarat elections and asked him to "apologize to the nation". In a hard-hitting statement, ...
 Sify1 hour ago
Rediff.com
Am I 'neech' because I'm a poor Gujarati? Modi in Gujarat rally
Addressing an election rally in Gujarat's Nikol, Prime Minister Narendra Modi took on Congress leaders, including Mani Shankar Aiyar, for using foul language against him."They have not called me 'neech' for the first time yesterday. Mrs Sonia Gandhi and her family members have used it too. Why am I 'neech' -- because I was born poor? Because I am of a lower caste? Because I am a Gujarati? Is that why they hate me?" Modi asked."What did Anand Sharma say? 'PM Modi is mentally unstable'. A ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago
Gujarat Assembly elections 2017: PM Narendra Modi to address rally near Ahmedabad's Sabarmati Riverfront
Ahead of the second phase of Gujarat Assembly elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday will address a public rally here near Sabarmati Riverfront. File photo AHMEDABAD: Ahead of the second phase of Gujarat Assembly elections, Prime Minister Narendra ...
 Zee News2 hours ago
Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi denied permission to hold roadshows in Ahmedabad
The last Congress government in Gujarat was led by Chhabildas Mehta from February 17, 1994 to March 13, 1995. AHMEDABAD: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi have been denied permission to hold roadshows in Gujarat's capital ...
 Zee News2 hours ago
Day before Gujarat votes, BJP finally releases manifesto, says Congress making tall election promises
The Bharatiya Janata Party released its sankalp patra or vision document for Gujarat, which goes to the poll in a two-phase election tomorrow.
 India Today3 days ago
Business Standard
BJP has no manifesto, PM mum about Gujarat's future: Rahul
Alleging that Prime Minister Narendra Modi is silent about the future of Gujarat, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today hit out at the ruling BJP for not publishing its manifesto for the elections yet.At a poll rally at this tribal town in Chhota Udepur ...
 Business Standard3 days ago
Business Standard
Gujarat Assembly polls 2017: Arun Jaitley releases BJP manifesto
The BJP also asserted that the Congress was making false promises in Gujarat ANI | Ahmedabad Last Updated at December 8, 2017 17:33 IST FM Shri Arun Jaitley releases Sankalp Patra 2017 for Gujarat assembly election. Photo: @BJP4India The Bharatiya Janata ...
 Business Standard3 days ago
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Gujarat assembly elections 2017: 'Stop dragging us into India's elections' Pakistan charges
Read in-depth stories, galleries, updates on Assembly Elections | Gujarat Polls New Delhi : Pakistan on Monday said India should “stop dragging” Islamabad into its electoral debates and termed PM Narendra Modi’s allegations of interference as “utterly ...
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Gujarat assembly elections 2017: "Abhor outside interference," Govt responds to Pak tweet
Read in-depth stories, galleries, updates on Assembly Elections | Gujarat Polls New Delhi : Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on tweet by Pakistan Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesperson: "Completely abhor outside interference in India's internal affairs.
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Gujarat assembly elections 2017: No secret meeting, was a social event; even ex-Army chief attended: Congress snaps back at Modi
New Delhi : The Congress on Tuesday blasted PM Narendra Modi for his "highly irresponsible comments" about what was most definitely not a secret meeting between Pakistanis and Congress leaders but instead a social event attended by top dignitaries, diplomats ...
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Gujarat assembly elections 2017: Modi, Rahul's Ahmedabad road shows cancelled after possible overlap
Read in-depth stories, galleries, updates on Assembly Elections | Gujarat Polls Ahmedabad : Roadshows by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress leader Rahul Gandhi in Ahmedabad on Tuesday cannot be held as the police has refused permission, citing security ...
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Gujarat assembly elections 2017: Controversial posters calling Rahul Gandhi 'Afzal ka yaar' spring up in Ahmedabad
Read in-depth stories, galleries, updates on Assembly Elections | Gujarat Polls Ahmedabad : With the last phase of polling remaining in Gujarat Assembly elections, both the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party seem to be leaving no stone unturned to ensure ...
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BJP releases manifesto 'Sankalp Patra 2017' for Gujarat elections, focuses on development and unity
Congress on December 4 released its manifesto for the state assembly elections in Gujarat and said its main focus is providing relief and support to farmers in the state.
 Zee News3 days ago
Adivasis in Gujarat neglected, their land grabbed: Rahul
over "grabbing the land" of Adivasis and neglecting them, and asked "where did Rs 55,000 crore meant for Vanbandhu scheme go?". Gandhi also raised question over "no mention of manifesto" by the BJP for the Gujarat elections. In his 10th question as part of a ...
 Business Standard3 days ago
Rediff.com
BJP releases Gujarat manifesto, rubbishes Cong's Patidar quota
Senior party leader Arun Jaitley, Ravishankar Prasad and others release the BJP's manifesto for Gujarat.Jaitley said that Gujarat is a global growth engine with double digit growth rates of !0 per cent over the last five years. He also said that the Congress promise of a Patidar quota in its manifesto is an impossibility. He said the Congress vision is based on a Constitutional impossibility and a financial improbability. Polling for 89 assembly constituencies in the phase one will be held on ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago
Rediff.com
BJP to release manifesto for Gujarat today
Just in: The BJP to release manifesto for Gujarat today in Ahmedabad. Yesterday, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi lashed out at the BJP, saying that by not coming out with its manifesto for poll-bound Gujarat it has shown "unbelievable disrespect" to the people of the state.Polling for 89 assembly constituencies in the phase one will be held on December 9. The second phase voting will be held on December 14."The BJP has shown unbelievable disrespect towards the people of Gujarat. Campaign ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago
BJP busy making sex CDs, forgot Gujarat manifesto: Hardik's dig day before voting
The BJP is so busy making my sex CDs that they forgot to formulate and release a manifesto for Gujarat, firebrand Patidar leader Hardik Patel tweeted a day before Gujarat votes in its high-stakes election.
 India Today3 days ago
Gujarat Assembly elections 2017: A dialogue with Jagdeesh Chandra - An Analysis after first phase of Gujarat elections
Jagdeesh Chandra analyses the first phase of Gujarat Assembly elections 2017. 
 Zee News7 hours ago
Rediff.com
PM launches 2nd phase of Gujarat polls
PM Narendra Modi addresses an election rally in Banaskantha's Bhabhar in Gujarat. He says the people of Patan and Banaskantha know the difference between Congress and BJP. "When there were floods here Congress MLAs were relaxing in Bengaluru whereas BJP leaders were working with people, helping in relief operations. BJP leaders were providing flood relief whereas Congress leaders were relaxing in swimming pools in resorts in Bengaluru," he says.  Modi will be camping in Gujarat for four ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago
DNA
Gujarat Elections 2017 | PM Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi, Hardik Patel denied roadshow permission by Ahmedabad Police
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi and influential Patidaar leader Hardik Patel have been denied permission for their roadshows by the Ahmedabad Police on Monday.
 DNA9 hours ago
India Today
24 hours to Gujarat voting day and BJP doesn't have a vision document yet
BJP is yet come out with its manifesto in Gujarat even though campaigning for the first phase of polls has ended. Is BJP taking its stronghold in the state for granted?
 India Today3 days ago
DNA
Gujarat elections 2017: Rahul Gandhi, PM Modi face off in Mehsana tomorrow
Even as the first phase of voting will be going in Gujarat on Saturday, Prime Minister and BJP's star campaigner Narendra Modi and Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi will face off, well almost, in Mehsana. According to the programme released by BJP, Modi is ...
 DNA3 days ago
DNA
Gujarat elections 2017: BJP claims its support, Khodaldham rebuts
Hours after the BJP claimed that influential Leuva Patel community leader Naresh Patel had declared support for it in the coming elections, Shree Khodaldham Trust, the body that Patel heads, rebutted the claims, and asked voters to ignore any such messages.
 DNA3 days ago
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Gujarat elections 2017 | Gujarat headed for massive political earthquake: Yogendra Yadav
Taking a dig at two main political parties in the country, Swaraj India President Yogendra Yadav on Thursday said that any government who plays with farmers' demands will be shown the doors. “Farmers will be the real winners in Gujarat assembly ...
 DNA3 days ago
First Post.com
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" The post Gujarat polls: 21% of Congress, 15% of BJP candidates contesting Phase 2 face ...
 First Post.com3 days ago
Adityanath slams Aiyar over 'neech' remark, warns Congress of Gujarat polls
[India], December 08 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath condemned Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar's 'neech' (low-minded) remark against Prime Minister Narendra Modi adding that people of Gujarat would teach the party a lesson in upcoming ...
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Mathrubhumi
Why does Pak Army ex-DG want Ahmed Patel as Guj CM, asks Modi
Palanpur (Guj):Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday alleged Pakistan was interfering in Gujarat Assembly polls, and sought an explanation from the Congress over its top partymen who are said to have recently met leaders from the neighbouring country.
 Mathrubhumi17 hours ago
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Final voter turnout in first phase of Guj polls 66.75 pc: EC
Ahmedabad:The final voter turnout in the first phase of the Gujarat elections for 89 seats yesterday stood at 66.75 per cent, the Election Commission said today. The poll panel yesterday declared an estimated 68 per cent voter turnout. In the 2012 elections, ...
 Mathrubhumi17 hours ago
Money Control
People voted heavily for Congress in Gujarat in 1st phase: Lalu Prasad Yadav
Rashtriya Janata Dal president Lalu Prasad 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.
 Money Control17 hours ago
Gujarat Assembly elections 2017: My govt is not for Ambanis and Adanis, but for the poor, says PM Modi
The second phase of Gujarat polls is on December 14, when voting will be held in the remaining 93 seats. 
 Zee News17 hours ago
Modi never discussed Narmada issue with me as Gujarat CM: Manmohan Singh
Contradicting what Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been saying on the Narmada issue, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday said that while he was heading the UPA government at the Centre, Modi who was Gujarat Chief Minister never discussed the ...
 Prokerala3 days ago
Gujarat polls phase II: 21% candidates of Congress, 15% of BJP face criminal cases
The Gujarat Election Watch and the Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) have analysed the affidavits of 822 out of 851 candidates. New Delhi: Twenty one percent of the Congress candidates and 15 percent of the BJP nominees for the second phase of the ...
 Zee News3 days ago
Business Standard
PM Modi questions Aiyar's meeting with Pakistan High Commissioner
'Isn't calling me 'neech' insulting to Gujarat? Isn't it insulting to the country?' Modi asked IANS | Gandhinagar Last Updated at December 10, 2017 20:16 IST Prime Minister Narendra Modi addesses an election campaign rally in Sanand, Gujarat Prime Minister ...
 Business Standard19 hours ago
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Gujarat polls: Final voter turnout in first phase is 66.75%, says EC
In the 2012 elections, 71.32 per cent voter turnout was recorded in Gujarat for all the 182 seats Press Trust of India | Ahmedabad Last Updated at December 10, 2017 18:57 IST Local people in queue for casting vote during the first phase of Gujarat state ...
 Business Standard19 hours ago
Rediff.com
Gujarat: Campaign ends for first phase; Saurashtra, Kutch crucial
A vituperative campaign for the first phase of the crucial Gujarat assembly polls that saw emotive issues of religion and caste competing with that of development as the main rivals, Bharatiya Janata Party and Congress, launched no-holds-barred attacks on each other ended on Thursday evening. The sparring between the two parties while canvassing for the polls, dubbed as a prestige battle for Prime Minister Narendra Modi and a litmus test for the leadership of soon-to-be Congress chief Rahul ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago
Manmohan Singh takes dig at Gujarat model of development - Know what he said
Former prime minister Manmohan Singh today said the people of Gujarat have seen though the "lies" propagated by the BJP during its 22-year-rule in the state, and took a dig at the ruling party over the 'Gujarat model' of development, saying it only benefited ...
 Zee News3 days ago
Rediff.com
Gujarat: 10% rise in Cong candidates with serious criminal charges
An analysis of the affidavits of candidates in fray for both phases of the Gujarat assembly polls has revealed that 38 Congress candidates face serious criminal charges.This, the analysis shows, is a 10 per cent rise in candidates with serious criminal charges when compared to the party's candidates for the 2012 assembly polls.The Congress's percentage went from 12 per cent to 22 per cent, said the analysis conducted by two NGOs -- Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) and Gujarat Election ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago
DNA
Gujarat Elections 2017: PM Modi mocks Congress leader for saying EVMs can be hacked through Bluetooth
On Saturday, PM Modi continued his tirade against the Congress claiming that their generation shift hadn't changed anything in the party. He also had a little time for humour as he mocked Congress leader Arjun Modhwadia who had thought that was a Bluetooth ...
 DNA23 hours ago
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Watch | Gujarat Election 2017: Rahul Gandhi greeted with chants of 'Modi, Modi' during his temple visit
The recent temple visits by Rahul Gandhi at the time of Gujarat elections has been in the midst of various public debates in political circles and social media.
 DNA23 hours ago
Lalu, Sushil Modi spar over Gujarat Assembly polls
Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi today dared RJD chief Lalu Prasad to campaign in Gujarat "if he has the guts" after the latter claimed that the BJP rule will end in the western state after the assembly polls.Sushil Modi dismissed Lalu Prasad's ...
 Business Standard4 days ago
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Aiyar insulted Gujarat by calling me 'neech jaati': PM Modi in Surat
Read in-depth stories, galleries, updates on Assembly Elections | Gujarat Polls Surat : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday attacked Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar for calling him a "neech jaati" (low caste) man and said by this he has insulted all ...
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Ballot box will answer Congress for calling me 'neech': PM
On the final day of campaigning for the phase I of the Gujarat polls, PM Narendra Modi addressing a public meeting in Surat, called out Congress veteran Mani Shankar Aiyar's 'neech insaan' remarks. "Yes, they called me 'Neech' but our value systems are strong. We have nothing to say to such elements. Our answer will come through the ballot box. We have seen enough insults from them. They insulted me when I was CM. They called me 'Maut Ka Saudagar' and wanted to jail me," PM Modi said. Aiyar ...
 Rediff.com4 days ago
First Post.com
Narendra Modi accuses Pakistan of interfering in Gujarat polls, claims Islamabad wants Ahmed Patel as chief minister
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday attacked the Congress over Mani Shankar Aiyar's 'neech' comment and his recent meeting with Pakistani officials, alleging that Pakistan was interfering in Gujarat Assembly elections. The post Narendra Modi accuses ...
 First Post.com1 day ago
Business Standard
Gujarat Assembly polls 2017: Full list of 176 Congress candidates in fray
The BJP is ruling in Gujarat for 22 years uninterruptedly. This time Congress has made some of its most calculated moves in fielding candidates. Last Updated at December 10, 2017 09:45 IST Photo: Shutterstock The Gujarat Assembly election 2017 has been one of ...
 Business Standard1 day ago
Gujarat Assembly elections 2017: Campaigning for first phase ends today
A total of 89 seats - out of 182 - spanning the Saurashtra and South Gujarat regions, are up for grabs in the first phase with 977 candidates in the fray, including Chief Minister Vijay Rupani. File photo Highlights The high-octane campaign for the first ...
 Zee News4 days ago
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Gujarat polls: First phase of campaigning ends today
A total of 89 seats - out of 182 - spanning the Saurashtra and South Gujarat regions, are up for grabs in the first phase with 977 candidates in the fray Press Trust of India | Ahmedabad Last Updated at December 7, 2017 08:32 IST Narendra Modi waves to crowd ...
 Business Standard4 days ago
DNA
Gujarat elections 2017: In Dhandhuka, PM Modi attacks Cong with 'Tanker Raj' jibe
In a direct attack to Congress party leader and lawyer Kapil Sibal, Prime Minister Narendra Modi lashed at him for linking 2019 Lok Sabha elections with Ram Mandir issue. He was speaking in Dhandhuka on Wednesday. While the rally started two hours late, due ...
 DNA4 days ago
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Gujarat elections 2017 | Narendra Modi hits out at Cong for attack on poor background
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday pushed the Grand Old party is on the backfoot once more as he raked up the “anti-India” tweets posted by Congress leader Salman Nizami. Nizami had also questioned the PM over his parents in a tweet. While ...
 DNA1 day ago
Gujarat Assembly elections 2017: Ahead of second phase, PM Narendra Modi, Rahul Gandhi to address rallies on Sunday
The BJP and the Congress will carry out campaigns in poll-bound Gujarat for the second phase of elections, scheduled for December 14. File photo Highlights PM Modi will address rallies in Palanpur's Rampura Chaukri at 10.30 am, in Sanand's Gibpura at 12.30 ...
 Zee News1 day ago
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Gujarat Elections 2017 | PM Modi resorting to bhashan ka shasan, says Rahul Gandhi
Choosing not to react to the controversy raked in by Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the tweets of his “lieutenant” Salman Nizami, Congress president-elect Rahul Gandhi on Saturday charged Modi of running away from real issues. Gandhi said that ...
 DNA1 day ago
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Gujarat Elections 2017 | Gujarat Phase 1 sees 68% turnout
More than 68% voter turnout, the highest in many years and little lower than 72% recorded in the 2012 polls, was recorded in the first phase of the crucial Gujarat Assembly elections on Saturday. The high turnout came amid several complaints of malfunctioning ...
 DNA1 day ago
PM Modi to address BJP's SC-ST members in poll-bound Gujarat on Thursday
The 182-member Gujarat Assembly will go to the polls in two phases - on December 9 and 14. File photo New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the scheduled caste (SC) and scheduled tribe (ST) members of the BJP in poll-bound Gujarat on Thursday.
 Zee News4 days ago
Money Control
Campaigning for first phase of Gujarat polls ends tomorrow
A total of 89 seats -- out of 182 -- spanning the Saurashtra and South Gujarat regions, are up for grabs in the first phase with 977 candidates in the fray, including Chief Minister Vijay Rupani.
 Money Control4 days ago
DNA
Gujarat Elections 2017: PM Modi thanks people for turning out in record numbers
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today thanked the people of Gujarat for turning out in record numbers for voting in the first phase of the state polls.
 DNA1 day ago
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68% voting in phase-1 of Gujarat polls
68 per cent polling was recorded in the first phase of Gujarat polls. 89 seats out of the total of 182 Assembly constituencies went to polls in the first phase. The election is being viewed as a prestige battle for Prime Minister Narendra Modi and a litmus ...
 Asia Net India1 day ago
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68 per cent voting in phase-1 of Gujarat polls: EC
New Delhi:Sixty eight per cent polling was recorded Saturdayin the first phase of polls in 89 Assembly seats in Gujarat where Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress soon-to-be president Rahul Gandhi are locked in a bitter, high-stakes political battle ...
 Mathrubhumi1 day ago
Assembly elections 2017: BJP heading towards landslide victory in Gujarat, says Arun Jaitley
Arun Jaitley on Saturday slammed the Congress party`s Gujarat poll manifesto as one of "fiscal impossibility" and its hope of winning as a "political improbability". Pic courtesy: @arunjaitley Highlights Arun Jaitley on Saturday slammed the Congress party`s ...
 Zee News1 day ago
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Gujarat polls: 1st phase ends with 68% voting, complaints of EVM tampering
IMAGE: Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani with his wife Anjali Rupani shows their ink-marked fingers after casting their vote during the first phase of Gujarat state assembly election in Rajkot on Saturday. Photograph: PTI Photo About 68 per cent polling was recorded in the first phase of Gujarat polls, Senior Deputy Election Commissioner Unmesh Sinha said on Saturday.   As many as 89 of the total of 182 assembly constituencies went to polls in the first phase with ...
 Rediff.com1 day ago
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Gujarat assembly elections 2017: Over 70% voting in first phase
Officials verify documents of voters before casting their ballots during the first phase of Vidhan Sabha elections of Gujarat in Limbdi, some 100 kms from Ahmedabad. ( AFP Image ) Gandhinagar : Over 70 per cent voting was registered in Gujarat at close of ...
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catchnews.com
Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: 47.28 percent voting till 4pm
An hour before the first phase of Gujarat's general assembly election ended on 9 December, only 47.28 percent voter turnout was recorded till 4:00 pm, across 24,689 polling stations. By 2:00 pm, 35.52 percent voter turnout was recorded in all the 89 assembly ...
 catchnews.com2 days ago
DNA
Gujarat Elections 2017: PM Modi changing agenda after getting exposed on development, says Rahul Gandhi
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of changing the agenda of the Gujarat elections as he was getting exposed on one issue after another.
 DNA2 days ago
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Gujarat assembly elections 2017: Why is development missing in PM's speeches, asks Rahul
Ahmedabad : Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday stepped up attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi asking why there is no mention of development in his speeches during the Gujarat election campaign. Gandhi said he did not get an answer to even one ...
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Gujarat polls: 397 crorepati candidates in fray for state's 182 Assembly seats
There are nearly 400 corepati candidates in fray for Gujarat's 182 seats. The state goes to the poll today in a two-part election. PTI | Posted by Dev Goswami Follow @PTI_News pti@intoday.com Ahmedabad, December 9, 2017 | UPDATED 10:10 IST A +A - As many as ...
 India Today2 days ago
catchnews.com
Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: 9.77 percent voter turnout recorded till 10 am
The first phase of the ongoing Gujarat Assembly elections has recorded a voter turnout of 9.77 percent so far till 10 a.m. The first phase of polling is being held in 89 assembly constituencies of Saurashtra and South Gujarat. There are 977 candidates in the ...
 catchnews.com2 days ago
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Gujarat assembly elections 2017: 'Congress netas abusing my poor family must know nation is my everything'
Ahmedabad : Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a rally in Gujarat's Lunavada where he once again raised the issue of Congress leaders 'using abusive language' against him. "The Congress has been rejected comprehensively across the nation. Gujarat too will ...
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Gujarat Assembly elections 2017: Rajasthan cracks down on illegal arms and alcohol in border areas
Rajasthan Police has recovered illegal alcohol worth Rs 2 crores which were allegedly being smuggled into Gujarat ahead of assembly elections here. Note - Image blurred intentionally. Almost at the same time as the first phase of voting in Gujarat Assembly ...
 Zee News2 days ago
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Gujarat assembly elections 2017: Patidar leader alleges fixing between Hardik, Congress
Ahmedabad : Hardik Patel's key aide and senior member of Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti Dinesh Bambhania has alleged that the quota agitation spearhead's support to the Congress party smacks of some kind of "fixing" between them. Bambhania on Friday said he ...
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Gujarat Assembly elections 2017: 397 crorepatis in the fray
Ahmedabad : As many as 397 crorepati candidates are in the fray for the Gujarat assembly elections, an analysis of their election affidavits done by two NGOs has found. Of the total 1,828 candidates trying their luck in the two-phased assembly polls, 1,098 ...
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DNA
In Pics: People come out to vote in first phase of Gujarat elections
Gujarat Elections - a crucial battleground for the Congress and the BJP before 2019 General Elections - have begun with the votes being cast for the Phase 1 for the 182- seat Assembly. Over 2 crore voters will decide the fate of 977 candidates. The polling ...
 DNA2 days ago
catchnews.com
Polling begins in first phase of Gujarat elections
The polling in the first phase of Gujarat assembly election has begun, as a few voters were seen entering election booths in 89 assembly constituencies where voting is taking place on Saturday. The polling began at 8 am and will continue till 5 in the ...
 catchnews.com2 days ago
Voting begins for first phase of Gujarat assembly elections
Voting for the first phase of the crucial Gujarat assembly polls began today on 89 seats of Saurashtra and South Gujarat regions.After a campaign that often turned vituperative, around 2.12 crore voters would be exercising their franchise in Modi's home state ...
 Business Standard2 days ago
Business Standard
Gujarat elections 2017: All you need to know about first phase of voting
The first phase of voting will be conducted in 89 assembly constituencies of Gujarat on Saturday ANI | New Delhi Last Updated at December 9, 2017 04:21 IST The VVPAT machines, which will be attached to the EVMs, will allow voters to verify if their vote has ...
 Business Standard2 days ago
Gujarat Assembly elections 2017: In first phase, 89 seats go to the polls today
Gujarat is all set for Saturday`s first phase of Assembly elections in which 977 candidates will battle it out to get elected from 89 of the 182 constituencies, with the ruling BJP facing a strong Congress challenge. GANDHINAGAR: Gujarat is all set for ...
 Zee News2 days ago
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Live Gujarat assembly election 2017: BJP or Congress? Voters to decide
Gandhinagar : The first of Gujarat's two-phase assembly polls began on Saturday across 89 constituencies spread out in the 19 districts of Kutch, Saurashtra and southern regions. A total of 977 candidates are in the fray from Kutch, Morbi, Jamnagar, ...
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Gujarat assembly election 2017: BJP or Congress? Voters to decide
Gandhinagar : The first of Gujarat's two-phase assembly polls began on Saturday across 89 constituencies spread out in the 19 districts of Kutch, Saurashtra and southern regions. A total of 977 candidates are in the fray from Kutch, Morbi, Jamnagar, ...
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All you need to know about the first phase of Gujarat Assembly Elections 2017
Ahmedabad : The first phase of voting will be conducted in 89 assembly constituencies of Gujarat on Saturday. In 2012, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won 63 of the 89 constituencies while the Congress got only 22 seats. Others won four seats. Here is all ...
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DNA
Gujarat elections 2017: BJP brought water to Idar, Vadali
In a direct attack to Congress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that Congress does not have primary information about facts and spread lies. Raking the issue of water crisis, Modi said, "There was a time when Idar, Vadali and other such places ...
 DNA2 days ago
BJP releases Gujarat manifesto 24 hrs ahead of polling day
Dismissing the Congress partys poll promises of reservation and financial concessions in Gujarat as "constitutionally impossible" and "financially improbable", Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday released the BJPs election manifesto just a day ...
 Deccan Herald2 days ago
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BJP releases Gujarat manifesto on the eve of voting
A day before the first phase of polling in Gujarat, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday released its election manifesto with a slew of promises for various sections of society, which included a resolve to 'double' farmers' income. Releasing the manifesto, BJP's election in-charge for Gujarat, Arun Jaitley, said it was prepared keeping in mind the party's resolution to maintain and improve on the 10 per cent growth clocked by the state under the party's rule.   Unlike the 2012 ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago
DNA
Gujarat Elections 2017: BJP released manifesto after we raised questions about it, says Rahul Gandhi
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Friday claimed that BJP was forced to release its manifesto after Congress put pressure on it. Rahul said in Anand, " We raised questions about Manifesto & BJP hastily prepared it behind closed doors. Congress asked for ...
 DNA3 days ago
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Gujarat assembly elections 2017: BJP releases manifesto, says Congress making tall promises
Ahmedabad : The Bharatiya Janata Party on Friday released its election manifesto, or what the party called its 'sankalp patra' (vision document) for Gujarat, which will see the first phase of polling for its Assembly election tomorrow. The manifesto carries ...
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catchnews.com
Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: 21% Congress, 15% BJP candidates in second phase face criminal cases against themselves
21 per cent of the Congress candidates and 15 per cent of the BJP nominees for the second phase of the Gujarat assembly polls have declared "serious criminal cases against themselves", according to a report released by the ADR today. The Gujarat Election ...
 catchnews.com3 days ago
First Post.com
Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Voters from Saurashtra, South Gujarat to decide fate of 977 candidates tomorrow
Prominent candidates in the fray for Saturday's battle include Chief Minister Vijay Rupani, who is contesting from Rajkot (West), and Congress' Shaktisinh Gohil (Mandvi) and Paresh Dhanani (Amreli). The post Gujarat Assembly Election 2017: Voters from ...
 First Post.com3 days ago
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Gujarat Assembly Elections 2017: Aiyar went to Pakistan; told them to 'remove Modi from the way', says PM Modi
Read in-depth stories, galleries, updates on Assembly Elections | Gujarat Polls New Delhi : Amid the "neech aadmi" row, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday raked up an old statement made by suspended Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar in Pakistan.
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State Times
397 crorepati candidates in fray for Gujarat polls
Ahmedabad: As many as 397 crorepati candidates are in the fray for the Gujarat assembly elections, an analysis of their election affidavits done by two NGOs has found. Of the total 1,828 candidates trying their luck in the two-phased Assembly polls, 1,098 ...
 State Times2 days ago
Rahul calls Modi ‘maunsaheb’ as he questions him on ‘achche din’
There seems to be no end to Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi’s offensive against Prime Minister Narendra Modi on microblogging site Twitter. Continuing his series of questions for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) strongman in the run up to the Gujarat ...
 Zee News2 hours ago
Modi afraid of Amit Shah: Rahul Gandhi
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi said on Monday that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was scared of BJP president Amit Shah. Rahul said this during campaigning for the second-phase of Gujarat elections in Tharad. "Amit Shahs son Jay Shah makes Rs 50,000 in to ...
 Deccan Herald2 hours ago
Hardik holds roadshow in city sans police permission
Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) convener Hardik Patel today began his 15-km-long roadshow in Ahmedabad despite police denying permission to it. Hundreds of supporters of the quota agitation leader took out the rally on motorcycles and four-wheelers ...
 Deccan Herald2 hours ago
Why did Manmohan not show courage to order surgical strikes
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, addressing a public rally here tonight, asked his predecessor Manmohan Singh why did he not show the courage to order a surgical strike post the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, despite the readiness of the Army. He said after the ...
 Deccan Herald2 hours ago
Rediff.com
India has lot of expectations from Rahul: Congress
Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Monday expressed happiness on the elevation of Rahul Gandhi as party president and said the latter has shown a lot of mettle over a period of time and will be able to execute his responsibility well.Azad said the entire Bharatiya Janata Party including the prime minister and his 80 ministers were sitting in Gujarat for months but were still unable to counter Rahul."Entire country has lot of expectations from Rahul Gandhi. He ...
 Rediff.com2 hours ago
BJP's 'vikas yatra' is a flop: Rahul Gandhi
[India], Dec 11 (ANI): Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Monday took a potshot at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for not talking about Gujarat during his rallies while saying that BJP's development agenda has become flop 'just like a movie.' Addressing a ...
 Sify2 hours ago
Rediff.com
Abhor outside interference: Govt responds to Pak tweet
Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on tweet by Pakistan Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesperson: "Completely abhor outside interference in India's internal affairs. Pakistan's promotion of terrorism in India is well known but Pakistan must stop giving us lessons; we are proud of our democracy. Condemn this unwarranted statement."Pakistan's Foreign Office spokesman Mohammad Faisal had said on Twitter:  India should stop dragging Pakistan into its electoral debate and win victories on own ...
 Rediff.com7 hours ago
Rediff.com
Hardik welcome for Patel
Hardik Patel supporters take out a motorcycle rally in Ahmedabad. The Patidar leader has proven his ability to draw large audiences. He has pledged support to the Congress, but has not made a joint appearance with Congress VP Rahul Gandhi at any place in Gujarat during the campaign trail.
 Rediff.com8 hours ago
Rediff.com
Ahmedabad cops deny permission to Rahul, BJP to carry out roadshows
The Ahmedabad Police has denied permission to the roadshows of Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi and the Bharatiya Janata Party which were to be held in the city on Tuesday, a senior police official said on Monday. The BJP had sought permission for the roadshow from Dharnidhar Derasar to Bapu Nagar in the city, while the Congress wanted the nod for its roadshow from the Jagannath temple to Menco area and corner meetings on the route, Deputy Commissioner of Police (traffic) H R Muliyana ...
 Rediff.com8 hours ago
Rediff.com
Modi, Rahul's road shows in Ahmedabad cancelled after possible overlap
Roadshows by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress leader Rahul Gandhi in Ahmedabad tomorrow cannot be held as the police has refused permission, citing security issues and public inconveniences, Anup Kumar Singh, Police Commissioner, Ahmedabad, said. There is a likelihood of an overlap in the road shows of PM Modi and Rahul Gandhi. Both roadshows would have passed crowded areas, which would have caused major inconveniences to people.Tomorrow is the last day of campaigning for the second ...
 Rediff.com10 hours ago
Rediff.com
REWIND: India in the last 48 hours
Here's a recap of moments captured in India in the past 48 hours.  The members of Army Service corps perform during the celebration of the 257th Corps Day of Army Service Corps(ASC) at Agram Grounds in Bengaluru. Photograph: Shailendra Bhojak/PTI Photo A groom signs a register before casting his vote at a polling booth during the first phase of state assembly election in Limbdi town of Surendranagar district in Gujarat. Photograph: Amit Dave/Reuters Congress vice president ...
 Rediff.com10 hours ago
Rahul Gandhi targets Modi on traders#39; losses
Taking forward his #39;one question a day#39; series, Gandhi said BJP#39;s twin moves of demonetisation in November last year and the implementation of Goods and Services Tax (GST) in July this year have hit small traders of Gujarat and caused losses to the ...
 Money Control17 hours ago
Congress meeting with Pak envoy, a 'lie being sold by PM'
[India], Dec 10 (ANI): The Congress Party on Sunday quashed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's claims about its leaders' "secret meeting" with Pakistani officials. In one of his campaign rallies today, Prime Minister Modi alleged Pakistan's interference in the ...
 Sify17 hours ago
DNA
PM Modi's claim of party leaders meeting Pak envoy baseless: Congress
The Congress today termed as "baseless" Prime Minister Narendra Modi's allegation that its top party leaders recently met the Pakistani envoy and an ex- Pakistani minister and said he made the charge as he was worried about the BJP's impending defeat in ...
 DNA18 hours ago
Rediff.com
Modi talking only about himself on campaign trail: Rahul
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Sunday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of dumping the development agenda and talking only about himself during campaigning for the Gujarat polls. Gandhi, who began his second day of campaigning for the second phase polls after offering prayers at Lord Krishna’s Ranchhod Raiji Mandir, claimed Modi frequently changed the election planks and now the prime minister was left with nothing to speak about. The Bharatiya Janata Party started its ...
 Rediff.com1 day ago
Rediff.com
PM talking about Aiyar's remark after getting exposed: Rahul
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. At a rally in Harij in Patan district, Gandhi said Modi raised the issue of suspended Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar's remark about him as the PM had got exposed on other issues like the Narmada water, other backward castes (OBC) and development in 22 years of the BJP ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago
Rediff.com
Why is development missing in PM's speeches: Rahul
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi today stepped up attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi asking why there is no mention of development in his speeches during the Gujarat election campaign.Gandhi said he did not get an answer to even one of the 10 questions he had asked Modi on Gujarat's report card, despite the Bharatiya Janata Party being in power in the state for 22 years, and wondered if governance meant mere speeches.'The BJP has its government in Gujarat for 22 years. I will only ask, ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago
Rediff.com
Patidar leader alleges fixing between Hardik, Congress
Hardik Patel's key aide and senior member of Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti Dinesh Bambhania has alleged that the quota agitation spearhead's support to the Congress party smacks of some kind of "fixing" between them.  Bambhania yesterday said he could not understand why Patel was supporting the Congress party, despite it not clarifying how it would give reservation to the Patidar community if voted to power.  "In the poll manifesto, the Congress has not clarified how it would grant us ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago
Rediff.com
Modi lists 'abuses' by Congress leaders; says Aiyar gave his 'supari' in Pak
'Sonia Gandhi and her family members had used such words for me.''They are doing this because they have a deep grudge against Gujarat and its people. Be it Sardar Patel, Morarji Desai or Modi,' the PM said. Continuing his tirade over Mani Shankar Aiyar's 'neech' remark against him, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday virtually read out a laundry list of abuses poured on him by Congress leaders, including Sonia Gandhi and 'her family members'. At a campaign rally at Bhabhar town earlier in ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago
Rediff.com
Congress asks spokespersons to refrain from personal attacks on Modi
The Congress party on Friday instructed all its spokespersons to refrain from commenting on Prime Minister Narendra Modi or his public addresses.The instruction came after a political slugfest erupted ahead of the Gujarat Assembly elections due to suspended Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar's 'neech' remark against Prime Minister Narendra Modi.The Congress has faced a lot of criticism after Aiyar on Thursday termed Prime Minister Modi as ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago
Rediff.com
I meant low-level not low-born, Aiyar attempts an apology
Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar apologises for his comment calling the PM a 'neech insaan'. Speaking to reporters Aiyar attempted an apology first explaining the context in which the remarks were made. He said the PM was making a jibe at the Congress and Rahul Gandhi at the inauguration of a Centre on Babasaheb Ambedkar and routinely said foul language against Congress leaders. "I am a freelance Congressi, I hold no post in the party, so I can reply to the PM in his language. I meant ...
 Rediff.com4 days ago
GUJARAT ELECTIONS
The first phase of two-phase assembly election in Gujarat began today after unstopped sparing by the opposition Congress and the BJP going through caste, religion, family lineage and stooping low to personal acquisitions. The second phase of electioneering is ...
 State Times1 day ago
Asia Net India
Why does Pak Army ex-DG want Ahmed Patel as Gujarat CM: PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday alleged Pakistan was interfering in Gujarat Assembly polls, and sought an explanation from the Congress over its top partymen who are said to have recently met leaders from the neighbouring country. Addressing a poll ...
 Asia Net India17 hours ago
Money Control
Final voter turnout in first phase of Gujarat polls 66.75%, says Election Commission
The final voter turnout in the first phase of the Gujarat elections for 89 seats yesterday stood at 66.75 percent, the Election Commission said on Sunday.
 Money Control17 hours ago
Business Standard
Gujarat Assembly elections 2017: Congress tries hard to pick up the pieces
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 Business Standard19 hours ago
Gujarat Assembly elections 2017: PM Modi to address four rallies on Sunday
The second phase is on December 14, when voting will be held in the remaining 93 seats. 
 Zee News1 day ago
Business Standard
Congress' Gujarat manifesto 'financially impossible': Jaitley
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today termed the Congress party's Gujarat poll manifesto as 'constitutionally and financially impossible' and said the promises like quota to Patidar and farm loan waiver can never be fulfilled.On the day Gujarat went in for the ...
 Business Standard1 day ago
Gujarat polls: 68% voter turnout in first phase
68 per cent voters came out to vote in the first phase of Gujarat Assembly elections, informed the Election Commission of India, on Saturday.By 4:00 pm, the voter turnout was recorded at 47.28 per cent.The voting for 89 assembly constituencies in Saurashtra ...
 Business Standard1 day ago
68 pc voting in phase-1 of Gujarat polls: EC
Sixtyeight per cent polling was recorded in the first phase of Gujarat polls, Senior Deputy Election Commissioner Unmesh Sinha said today.Eightynine seats out of the total of 182 Assembly constituencies went to polls in the first phase with prominent ...
 Business Standard1 day ago
Business Standard
68 pc voting in phase-1 of Gujarat polls; Cong cries EVM
Sixty eight per cent polling was recorded today in the first phase of polls in 89 Assembly seats in Gujarat where Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress' soon-to-be president Rahul Gandhi are locked in a bitter, high-stakes political battle after a 22-year ...
 Business Standard1 day ago
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Why did Modiji 'sell out' Gujarat's education system, asks Rahul Gandhi
Read in-depth stories, galleries, updates on Assembly Elections | Gujarat Polls New Delhi: Stating that 80 per cent engineers in Gujarat are unemployed, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi why the state's ...
 Sify1 day ago
Why did Modiji 'sell out' Gujarat's education system: Rahul
why the state's education system has been "sold out". This was Gandhi's 11th question as part of a Congress strategy of asking one question daily to Modi ahead of the Gujarat Assembly polls. "80 per cent engineers are unemployed. Tata Nano is a jumla ...
 Business Standard2 days ago
Gujarat elections: 47.28 percent voting till 4pm
An hour before the first phase of Gujarat's general assembly election ended on Saturday, only 47.28 percent voter turnout was recorded till 4By 2:00 pm, 35.52 percent voter turnout was recorded in all the 89 assembly constituencies in Saurashtra and South ...
 Business Standard2 days ago
Gujarat elections: 35.52 percent voting till 2pm
[India], December 9 (ANI): The first phase of the ongoing Gujarat Assembly elections has recorded a voter turnout of 35.52 percent till 2 p.m. Till 12 noon, 21.09 percent voting was recorded in the all the 89 assembly constituencies in Saurashtra and South ...
 Sify2 days ago
Gujarat elections: 35.52 percent voting till 2pm
The first phase of the ongoing Gujarat Assembly elections has recorded a voter turnout of 35.52 percent till 2 p.m.Till 12 noon, 21.09 percent voting was recorded in the all the 89 assembly constituencies in Saurashtra and South Gujarat region, which are ...
 Business Standard2 days ago
Congress' Gujarat manifesto one of 'fiscal impossibility': Jaitley
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday slammed the Congress party's Gujarat poll manifesto as one of "fiscal impossibility" and its hope of winning as a "political improbability"."Having no model of development, the Congress Party manifesto is one of ...
 Prokerala2 days ago
Modi urges youngsters to cast vote in Gujarat
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.The first of the two-phase polls in the state began at 8 a.m. on Saturday across 89 ...
 Prokerala2 days ago
Congress condemns PM Modi's Gujarat rallies
[India], Dec 9 (ANI): Congress leader Anand Sharma on Saturday criticised Prime Minister Narendra Modi's campaign rallies in the wake of the Gujarat Assembly polls, adding he and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Chief Amit Shah had lowered the dignity of their ...
 Sify2 days ago
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Congress' Gujarat manifesto one of 'fiscal impossibility': Arun Jaitley
New Delhi : Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday slammed the Congress party's Gujarat poll manifesto as one of "fiscal impossibility" and its hope of winning as a "political improbability". "Having no model of development, the Congress Party manifesto is ...
 Sify2 days ago
Gujarat elections: 9.77 percent voter turnout recorded till 10 a.m.
[India], December 9 (ANI): The first phase of the ongoing Gujarat Assembly elections has recorded a voter turnout of 9.77 percent so far till 10 a.m. The first phase of polling is being held in 89 assembly constituencies of Saurashtra and South Gujarat. There ...
 Sify2 days ago
Mathrubhumi
397 'crorepati' candidates in fray for Gujarat polls
Ahmedabad:As many as 397 crorepati candidates are in the fray for the Gujarat assembly elections, an analysis of their election affidavits done by two NGOs has found. Of the total 1,828 candidates trying their luck in the two-phased Assembly polls, 1,098 ...
 Mathrubhumi2 days ago
Gujarat Assembly Elections 2017: PM Narendra Modi urges for record turnout, Rahul Gandhi predicts wave for Congress
Political stalwarts from both BJP and Congress have had their say in countless rallies in the run-up to Gujarat Assembly elections 2017. Now, the voters get set to deliver judgement as voting in first of two phases kicks off. PTI Photo The battle for Gujarat ...
 Zee News2 days ago
catchnews.com
BJP has no challenges in Gujarat: Vijay Rupani
Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani visited temple, as first phase of Gujarat polls commenced today and dismissed any questions of challenge saying that BJP will stand victorious. "People should come out in large numbers to vote. We are very confident, no ...
 catchnews.com2 days ago
catchnews.com
All you need to know about first phase of Gujarat Assembly elections
The first phase of voting in 89 assembly constituencies of Gujarat has begun today. In 2012, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won 63 of the 89 constituencies while the Congress got only 22 seats. Others won four seats. Here is all you need to know about the ...
 catchnews.com2 days ago
Polling begin in Gujarat election's first phase
The first of Gujarat's two-phase assembly polls began on Saturday across 89 constituencies spread out in the 19 districts of Kutch, Saurashtra and southern regions. A total of 977 candidates are in the fray from Kutch, Morbi, Jamnagar, Surendranagar, ...
 Business Standard2 days ago
BJP has no challenges in Gujarat: Vijay Rupani
Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani visited temple, as first phase of Gujarat polls commenced today and dismissed any questions of challenge saying that BJP will stand victorious."People should come out in large numbers to vote. We are very confident, no ...
 Business Standard2 days ago
Polling begins in first phase of Gujarat elections
The polling in the first phase of Gujarat assembly election has begun, as a few voters were seen entering election booths in 89 assembly constituencies where voting is taking place on Saturday.The polling began at 8 am and will continue till 5 in the ...
 Business Standard2 days ago
All you need to know about first phase of Gujarat Assembly elections
The first phase of voting in 89 assembly constituencies of Gujarat has begun today.In 2012, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won 63 of the 89 constituencies while the Congress got only 22 seats. Others won four seats.Here is all you need to know about the ...
 Business Standard2 days ago
Voting begins for first phase of Gujarat assembly elections
Voting for the first phase of the crucial Gujarat assembly polls began today on 89 seats of Saurashtra and South Gujarat regions. After a campaign that often turned vituperative, around 2.12 crore voters would be exercising their franchise in Modis home state ...
 Deccan Herald2 days ago
Polling begins in first phase of Gujarat elections
[India], December 09 (ANI): The polling in the first phase of Gujarat assembly election has begun, as a few voters were seen entering election booths in 89 assembly constituencies where voting is taking place on Saturday. The polling began at 8 am and will ...
 Sify2 days ago
DNA
Gujarat elections 2017: Rahul Gandhi dares Modi to talk about Gujarat
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi asked prime minister Narendra Modi to talk about issues related to Gujarat in the state elections. Addressing a rally in Anand on Friday evening, Gandhi said that the PM was only talking about Congress party and the past, ...
 DNA2 days ago
State Times
68 pc voting in phase-1 of Gujarat polls; Cong cries EVM tampering
Agency Ahmedabad/New Delhi: Sixty-eight per cent polling was recorded today in the first phase of polls in 89 Assembly seats in Gujarat where Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress’ soon-to-be president Rahul Gandhi are locked in a bitter, ...
 State Times1 day ago
Money Control
Gujarat Assembly Elections 2017: Patidar movement#39;s journey and how it could dent BJP#39;s game
While Patidars form around 12-14 percent of Gujarat#39;s total population, the movement seeking reservation for the Patidar community has had an effect on the political scenario of Gujarat.
 Money Control3 days ago
Adivasis in Gujarat neglected, their land grabbed: Rahul
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Friday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Gujarat's BJP government over "grabbing the land" of Adivasis and neglecting them, and asked "where did Rs 55,000 crore meant for Vanbandhu scheme go?".Gandhi also raised ...
 Prokerala3 days ago
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Gujarat Assembly Elections 2017: Aiyar's remark isn't surprising; abuse is Congress' culture, says Amit Shah
Read in-depth stories, galleries, updates on Assembly Elections | Gujarat Polls New Delhi : Seizing on Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar's "neech" jibe, BJP chief Amit Shah on Thursday listed several "indecent" remarks by members of the main opposition party ...
 Sify3 days ago
Business Standard
Adityanath slams Aiyar over 'neech' remark, warns Congress of Gujarat polls
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath condemned Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar's 'neech' (low-minded) remark against Prime Minister Narendra Modi adding that people of Gujarat would teach the party a lesson in upcoming election.Talking to media, ...
 Business Standard3 days ago
Gujarat Assembly elections 2017: PM Narendra Modi to address 4 rallies today
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday will start campaigning for the second phase of Gujarat Assembly polls. He will address four rallies - two in Ahmedabad, one in Banaskantha and one in Sabarkantha. File photo AHMEDABAD: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on ...
 Zee News3 days ago
Campaigning for first phase of Gujarat elections 2017 concludes
A total of 89 seats -- out of 182 -- spanning the Saurashtra and south Gujarat regions, are up for grabs in the first phase with 977 candidates in the fray, including CM Vijay Rupani. PTI | Updated: Dec 07, 2017, 21:00 PM IST Comments| Ahmedabad: A ...
 Zee News3 days ago
Mathrubhumi
Modi talking only about himself on campaign trail: Rahul
Dakor (Guj):Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Sundayaccused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of dumping the development agenda and talking only about himself during campaigning for the Gujarat polls. Gandhi, who began his second day of campaigning for the ...
 Mathrubhumi17 hours ago
PM Modi questions Aiyar's meeting with Pak High Commissioner
[India], Dec 10 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday continued his tirade against suspended Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar while questioning his meeting with the Pakistan High Commissioner. Aiyar, who sparked a controversy by calling Prime ...
 Sify1 day ago

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