The Congress was accused of concentrating too much on caste and community but not, it must be stressed, of fanning communalism.
19 Dec 2017 12:58 AM
In all Mr Gandhi campaigned for 22 days from September 25 in the home state of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah.
19 Dec 2017 12:40 AM
Under PM, Amit Shah, BJP has ousted Cong from power in Maharashtra, Haryana, Jharkhand, Assam, Uttarakhand, Goa, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur.
18 Dec 2017 9:19 PM
With the two states in BJP's kitty, the score now stands at 19 for the BJP and its allies and five for the Congress.
18 Dec 2017 9:18 PM
In Gujarat, BJP won 99 out of 182 seats while the Congress, which gave a tough fight to the saffron party, secured 77 seats.
18 Dec 2017 9:03 PM
Rahul Gandhi who was also the star campaigner for the Gujarat elections this time accepted the defeat on party’s behalf.
18 Dec 2017 6:02 PM
Modi promised that that the party will leave no stone unturned in furthering the development journey of the states.
18 Dec 2017 5:44 PM
Patel said that specially in Surat, Rajkot and Ahmedabad, there are 12-15 seats where BJP won due to EVM-tampering.
18 Dec 2017 5:43 PM
Irani said this win is the victory of development, the leadership of Amit Shah and BJP's governance and organisation.
18 Dec 2017 2:26 PM
The BJP is set to form government in Gujarat again with latest trends on EC showing the party ahead in 102 seats and Congress in 74 seats.
18 Dec 2017 2:17 PM
BJP retained for sixth term but by reduced margin. 'Fought anger with dignity,' says Rahul Gandhi after defeat.
18 Dec 2017 7:25 AM
During poll campaigns, PM shifted his focus from development to accusing Cong of conspiring with Pak to make Ahmed Patel the CM of Gujarat.
18 Dec 2017 7:22 AM
The poll body also decided to set up a panel to suggest amendments to a provision in the election law barring campaigning 48 hours ahead of polling.
18 Dec 2017 2:18 AM
These are first Assembly polls in both the states with 100% VVPAT or paper trail coverage.
18 Dec 2017 12:32 AM