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Gujarat election result 2017

Shiv Sena flays its ally, praises Congress for ‘shaking up Gujarat model’

The Sena asked if the BJP’s Gujarat victory was actually a win and said that the real credit should go to Mr Gandhi.

20 Dec 2017 6:33 AM

Himachal, Gujarat polls: Clamour over EVMs dies down

The controversy grew so much that even Chief Election Commissioner AK Joti had to assure that there can be no EVM tampering.

19 Dec 2017 7:31 AM

Celebrations: Mushroom pictures in BJP’s cake

The cake was in response to Congress leader Alpesh Thakur's claim that the Prime Minister ate imported mushroom from Taiwan.

19 Dec 2017 7:28 AM

Rainbow coalition dents saffron citadel in Gujarat

The BJP in fact managed concentrated all its energies on containing the Patel leader.

19 Dec 2017 7:21 AM

BJP wins Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh Assembly election

Gain of 16 seats in Gujarat gives Rahul Gandhi a shot of credibility.

19 Dec 2017 7:12 AM


Gujarat elections results: BJP stung by rural voters’ snub

n Tally took a huge hit in Saurashtra; Managed to retain urban and semi-urban voter base.

19 Dec 2017 4:49 AM

Election results: BJP lost seats due to GST and note ban?

Saurashtra and Kutch regions helped the Congress gain in the state and take its tally to 77 from the 2012 total of 61 seats.

19 Dec 2017 4:20 AM

Exit polls off the mark

The BJP is poised to win 99 seats in Gujarat, which is seven more than the 92 needs to form government in the 182-member Assembly.

19 Dec 2017 4:14 AM

Congress tried to sow seeds of casteism in Gujarat: Modi

Modi, who was the chief minister of Gujarat from 2001 before he became the prime minister in May, 2014.

19 Dec 2017 3:44 AM

Post Guj polls, will BJP blend well with its NDA allies?

Sources say in light of closely-contested poll, it will have to work closely with NDA members.

19 Dec 2017 3:16 AM


Saffron party’s Mumbai team ensures complete victory in Surat’s 16 seats

The Congress was targeting BJP over issues such as GST, demonetisation, and reservation for the Patidar community.

19 Dec 2017 3:14 AM

Would be dangerous to reject partners, says Sanjay Raut

The Sena, which had contested 53 seats in Gujarat, said that its ally used money and muscle power for the polls.

19 Dec 2017 3:11 AM

Congress’ Gujarat performance brings new hope for Maharashtra unit

The 137-year-old party had witnessed one of its worst defeats in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls.

19 Dec 2017 3:10 AM

Bengal BJP celebrates party victory in Gujarat, Himachal

Ghosh said Bengal cannot remain untouched from the “BJP wave” in the country.

19 Dec 2017 3:03 AM

Himachal, Gujarat polls: Cautious BJP may go slow on reforms

Sensing that demonetisation and GST had hit the party hard in Gujarat, the ruling party is expected to go soft on reforms, sources said.

19 Dec 2017 2:37 AM


Election results: Cong low-level tactics hit 150-plan, says Amit Shah

Amit Shah rejected suggestions that the contest with Congress in Modi’s home state was a “close fight”.

19 Dec 2017 2:21 AM

Debutant AAP draws blank in Gujarat polls

Party contested around 30 seats in state Assembly.

19 Dec 2017 2:11 AM

There’s hope for 2019 in Congress’ defeat

Rahul Gandhi even managed to annoy and exasperate the BJP with his regular visits to temples in Gujarat.

19 Dec 2017 1:58 AM

With new energy, Cong puts up a real fight

The BJP has marginally increased its voteshare percentage, but the Congress too has boosted it by six per cent.

19 Dec 2017 1:31 AM

Verdict 2017: Questions of identity trumps over real issues in 2 states

The victory of the BJP was hardly doubtful in Himachal as that state has a history of handing its government to alternate parties.

19 Dec 2017 1:28 AM