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Gujarat elections 2017: GST, demonetisation fail to fulfil Congress's hopes again

Gujarat elections 2017: GST, demonetisation fail to fulfil Congress's hopes again

In yet another election, anger over demonetisation and GST failed to give the Congress the traction it hoped for.

Dec 18, 2017, 14:53 PM IST
Gujarat victory shows Modi's connect with people: Manohar Parrikar

Gujarat victory shows Modi's connect with people: Manohar Parrikar

The victory of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Gujarat shows the strength of the connect between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the people of his home state, Goa Chief Minister Manohar

Dec 18, 2017, 14:49 PM IST
Victory of development over dynasty politics: Tamil Nadu BJP leader

Victory of development over dynasty politics: Tamil Nadu BJP leader

BJP Tamil Nadu leader Tamilisai Soundararajan on Monday termed the imminent victory of the party in the Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh assembly polls a victory of development over dynasty politics.

Dec 18, 2017, 14:06 PM IST
Gujarat Assembly election results 2017: BJP victory because of EVMs, tweets Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam

Gujarat Assembly election results 2017: BJP victory because of EVMs, tweets Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam

In the 2012 elections, the BJP had won 115 seats while the Congress emerged victorious in 61 seats.

Dec 18, 2017, 14:02 PM IST
Gujarat trends are heartening: Shashi Tharoor

Gujarat trends are heartening: Shashi Tharoor

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor on Monday said that the trends emerging from vote counting in Gujarat are heartening as the party is showing a much improved performance compared to the last assembly

Dec 18, 2017, 13:55 PM IST
Gujarat results indicate people not happy with BJP: Shiv Sena

Gujarat results indicate people not happy with BJP: Shiv Sena

The Shiv Sena on Monday said the people were not happy with the BJP in Gujarat, going by the trends of the Assembly election counting.

Dec 18, 2017, 13:42 PM IST
Tough fight from Congress? Jo jeeta wohi sikandar, says Smriti Irani on Gujarat election results

Tough fight from Congress? Jo jeeta wohi sikandar, says Smriti Irani on Gujarat election results

Not reading much into a tough fight from Congress, Smriti Irani said Gujarat results show people have thanked BJP for its focus on development once again.

Dec 18, 2017, 13:26 PM IST
Gujarat elections 2017: BJP wins trade centres, as GST, demonetisation turn damp squibs for Congress

Gujarat elections 2017: BJP wins trade centres, as GST, demonetisation turn damp squibs for Congress

Southern and Central Gujarat, home to a majority of the Gujarat's business clout voted favourably for the BJP.

Dec 18, 2017, 13:26 PM IST
'Modi aavi gaya': BJP wins Gujarat again, Congress left wanting

'Modi aavi gaya': BJP wins Gujarat again, Congress left wanting

Being Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah's homestate, the battle for Gujarat was more of a prestige issue for the party. 

Dec 18, 2017, 13:23 PM IST
Assembly elections 2017: See how Gujarat voted

Assembly elections 2017: See how Gujarat voted

The Congress may take heart from the fact that it has made significant gains from the 61 seats it won in 2012 and run the BJP close.

Dec 18, 2017, 13:08 PM IST
BJP's Babubhai Bokhiriya wins from Porbandar

BJP's Babubhai Bokhiriya wins from Porbandar

BJP candidate and state fisheries minister Babubhai Bokhiriya on Monday won the Porbandar seat, defeating senior Congress leader Arjun Modhvadia.

Dec 18, 2017, 12:53 PM IST
Assembly election 2017 results: Gujarat verdict shows Muslim marginalisation has increased, says Owaisi

Assembly election 2017 results: Gujarat verdict shows Muslim marginalisation has increased, says Owaisi

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi said on Monday that “the results show that Muslim marginalisation has increased in Gujarat”.

Dec 18, 2017, 12:35 PM IST
Congress worked better in Gujarat than in Uttar Pradesh: Akhilesh Yadav

Congress worked better in Gujarat than in Uttar Pradesh: Akhilesh Yadav

Akhilesh Yadav's message for Rahul Gandhi after Gujarat elections? "Those who win, will lose one day. Those who lose will win one day."

Dec 18, 2017, 12:35 PM IST
Gujarat results would have been 'different' if Congress aligned with NCP: Praful Patel

Gujarat results would have been 'different' if Congress aligned with NCP: Praful Patel

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Praful Patel on Monday said the Gujarat results could have "been different" if the Congress had aligned with his party.

Dec 18, 2017, 12:26 PM IST
PM's popularity in Gujarat is 'intact', says BJP

PM's popularity in Gujarat is 'intact', says BJP

The BJP today said the poll trends in its favour indicated that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's popularity was intact in his home state Gujarat and it was on its way to form government with a "

Dec 18, 2017, 12:07 PM IST
BJP appears set to retain power in Gujarat, headed to win in Himachal Pradesh

BJP appears set to retain power in Gujarat, headed to win in Himachal Pradesh

The BJP on Monday headed for a victory in Gujarat and was set to retain power and also stayed on course to oust the Congress in Himachal Pradesh, according to official counting trends available for

Dec 18, 2017, 11:22 AM IST
BJP leading in 100 seats, appears headed for victory in Gujarat

BJP leading in 100 seats, appears headed for victory in Gujarat

The BJP on Monday appeared to be on its way to retain power in Gujarat, with trends from 175 out of 182 Assembly seats giving it a lead in 100 seats while the Congress was following with 70.

Dec 18, 2017, 11:10 AM IST
From Gujarat to Parliament: Opposition to take on Narendra Modi over allegations against Manmohan Singh

From Gujarat to Parliament: Opposition to take on Narendra Modi over allegations against Manmohan Singh

While all eyes are on the assembly election results in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh, the opposition has decided not to give up on the fight against the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party.

Dec 18, 2017, 11:05 AM IST
Narendra Modi shows victory sign as BJP results for Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh emerge

Narendra Modi shows victory sign as BJP results for Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh emerge

A smiling Modi waving for the cameras as he got down from his car at Parliament showing the victory sign depicts the importance that these elections hold for the Prime Minister himself.

Dec 18, 2017, 10:58 AM IST
Shiv Sena praises Rahul Gandhi; lauds him for Gujarat 'battle'

Shiv Sena praises Rahul Gandhi; lauds him for Gujarat 'battle'

The BJP's bickering ally Shiv Sena on Monday heaped praise on Rahul Gandhi, lauding the newly appointed Congress president for "fighting the Gujarat poll battle without bothering about the result".

Dec 18, 2017, 10:55 AM IST

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