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gujarat assembly elections

Last day of campaigning for 1st phase of Gujarat Assembly polls

Elections for the first phase will be held on December 1

29 Nov 2022 12:19 PM

Hardik Patel says 'I will work as small soldier under leadership of PM Modi'

Hardik's induction into the BJP is significant as Assembly elections are due this year

02 Jun 2022 10:38 AM

Bhupendra Patil team wholly new, all Rupani ministers dropped

Harsh Sanghvi, Jagdish Panchal, Brijesh Merja, Jitu Choudhary and Manisha Vakil took the oath as ministers of state with independent charge

16 Sep 2021 6:28 PM

Gujarat civic polls: BJP assumes lead in 43 municipalities, Cong in 25

The civic polls are crucial for BJP as well as the Cong, coming right after the keenly-contested Gujarat Assembly elections in Dec, 2017.

19 Feb 2018 11:52 AM

No smooth sailing for Jignesh Mevani

The pressure and stress in politics may be accompanied with emotional setbacks.

11 Feb 2018 3:29 AM


Congress takes potshots at Modi over ‘TOP’ speech

Interestingly, Congress president Rahul Gandhi has asked his party workers to exercise restrain in their utterances.

05 Feb 2018 6:50 AM

Karnataka: Rahul Gandhi asks cadre to take cue from Gujarat

The Congress leaders are expected to interact with several stakeholders in the state and assimilate issues being raised from various quarters.

28 Jan 2018 2:41 AM

Hardik hits out at Modi, says only ‘chaiwala’ can advise youth to sell ‘pakodas’

Modi has often been targeted over his humble 'tea seller' background, which he invariably used as a stick to beat his rivals with.

23 Jan 2018 1:15 PM

BJP’s internal clashes in Pune create problems for party

He had led the party to single handed victory for first time. Since then, both groups have been tussling supremac.

11 Jan 2018 3:21 AM

Congress gears up for 2018 polls, focuses on major groups

In Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh, there is a major farmer unrest that the party wants to focus on.

04 Jan 2018 2:33 AM


Short-term-vision netas India’s growing danger

The threat to the BJP in the beginning of the year and the challenge it faced in the last weeks of the year were similar.

30 Dec 2017 12:15 AM

Tech gamechanger in politics, governance

Hardik Patel had shown that even a skeletal organisational network leveraging technology could almost overnight become a political force.

29 Dec 2017 1:31 AM

Alpesh Thakore urges Maharashtra OBC youth to rise against BJP

The OBC community has been backbone of BJP for the last 20 years in the state.

28 Dec 2017 3:49 AM

It’s not the first time that Rahul has visited temples

Well for starters the BJP is a party with a narrow mindset and a narrow world view, says Jitu Patwari.

24 Dec 2017 5:28 AM

Too few women netas: It’s time for quota bill

The total strength of women members in the newly-elected Assemblies is just seven per cent in Gujarat and five per cent in Himachal.

22 Dec 2017 12:52 AM


The curious case of crying

After PM Narendra Modi broke down during Parliamentary Party meet, experts tell us the meaning behind his tears.

22 Dec 2017 12:18 AM

Cong’s Guj manifesto to serve as template for future polls?

The manifesto for Karnataka, which was in its final stages, would be submitted to the central leadership of the party by January 15.

21 Dec 2017 1:59 AM

Age Debate: Back in the reckoning?

The Congress’ performance in Gujarat shows that the party can fight back.

21 Dec 2017 1:36 AM

NOTA becomes 3rd favourite option after BJP, Congress in Guj, Himachal elections

In case of Gujarat elections, the NOTA vote share was higher than that of any party other than the Congress and the BJP.

19 Dec 2017 4:31 PM

Gujarat is Modi’s win, caste bombs for Cong

The BJP cannot hope to be complacent with its victory, and Congress need not be despondent.

19 Dec 2017 1:02 AM