Gujarat Assembly elections

Rahul Gandhi promises free laptops, aid to students if Congress wins Gujarat

Rahul Gandhi promises free laptops, aid to students if Congress wins Gujarat

Amid attacks and counter-attacks, there are also sea of promises being made by political leaders in Gujarat, which votes for the second phase of Assembly elections on December 14. The latest bunch of promises come from Congress party president-elect Rahul Gandhi, who has aggressively campaigned in the Gujarat polls.

Dec 12, 2017, 07:54 AM IST
14% candidates in Gujarat face criminal charges: ADR

14% candidates in Gujarat face criminal charges: ADR

As many as 253 candidates in the fray in Gujarat Assembly polls have declared criminal cases against them.

Dec 12, 2017, 00:49 AM IST
Clean surroundings benefit poor, not the rich, says PM Narendra Modi

Clean surroundings benefit poor, not the rich, says PM Narendra Modi

The Congress has accused the PM of self-promotion.

Dec 11, 2017, 23:23 PM IST
BJP's Gujarat campaign is now 'beyond bizarre': P Chidamabaram takes aim at PM Narendra Modi

BJP's Gujarat campaign is now 'beyond bizarre': P Chidamabaram takes aim at PM Narendra Modi

Chidambaram questioned PM Modi's questioning of a meeting between Congress leaders and the Pakistan High Commissioner.

Dec 11, 2017, 15:19 PM IST

Live news updates: December 11, 2017

Dec 11, 2017, 13:14 PM IST
Stop dragging us into Gujarat polls, win on your own, Pakistan tells Modi

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.

Dec 11, 2017, 12:13 PM IST
Rahul calls Modi ‘maunsaheb’ as he questions him on ‘achche din’

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 assembly elections, the Gandhi scion on Monday posted his 13th question.

Dec 11, 2017, 11:30 AM IST
Gujarat Assembly elections 2017: A dialogue with Jagdeesh Chandra - An Analysis after first phase of Gujarat elections

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.

 

Dec 11, 2017, 08:58 AM IST
Congress should not harbour any illusion about Gujarat poll result: BJP

Congress should not harbour any illusion about Gujarat poll result: BJP

A BJP leader said people of the state did not accept the kind of language used against the Prime Minister.

Dec 10, 2017, 15:12 PM IST
PM Modi claims Pakistan interfering in Gujarat polls, seeks explanation from Congress

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.

Dec 10, 2017, 15:07 PM IST
Modi hits back, asks why Mani Shankar Aiyar held secret talks with Pakistan envoy

Modi hits back, asks why Mani Shankar Aiyar held secret talks with Pakistan envoy

“I am not just the Prime Minister, I am your Narendra,” the PM said.  

Dec 10, 2017, 13:31 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi visits another temple in Gujarat - see pics

Rahul Gandhi visits another temple in Gujarat - see pics

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi’s visits to temples in Gujarat continue unabated despite controversies and politics over Ram temple issue in the run up to the Assembly elections.

Dec 10, 2017, 12:21 PM IST
Sambit Patra calls PM ‘desh ka baap’, Congress seeks Modi’s apology

Sambit Patra calls PM ‘desh ka baap’, Congress seeks Modi’s apology

During a debate on a television news channel, Patra had termed PM Modi as “Desh ka baap”.

Dec 10, 2017, 10:10 AM IST

Gujarat polls: 68% turnout in first phase, EC calls EVM tampering via bluetooth report 'baseless'

The BJP and Congress are once again in poll-fray as two-phase Gujarat Assembly elections kick-off on Saturday.

Dec 09, 2017, 19:12 PM IST
'Was Mani Shankar Aiyar's 'neech' remark a conspiracy hatched with Pakistan?' ask BJP leaders

'Was Mani Shankar Aiyar's 'neech' remark a conspiracy hatched with Pakistan?' ask BJP leaders

Two BJP leaders have alleged that the 'neech' remark came a day after Congress leaders met the Pakistan High Commissioner.

Dec 09, 2017, 19:08 PM IST
Gujarat elections 2017: PM Narendra Modi mocks Congress's Patidar reservation deal, cites broken Muslim quota promises

Gujarat elections 2017: PM Narendra Modi mocks Congress's Patidar reservation deal, cites broken Muslim quota promises

The BJP has persistently targeted the promises reportedly made by the Congress to PAAS.

Dec 09, 2017, 17:05 PM IST
Gujarat Elections 2017: Bhavnagar West gets off to a good start in phase 1

Gujarat Elections 2017: Bhavnagar West gets off to a good start in phase 1

The second phase will be held on December 14.

Dec 09, 2017, 13:53 PM IST
Gujarat Elections 2017: Bhavnagar East gets a head start in phase 1

Gujarat Elections 2017: Bhavnagar East gets a head start in phase 1

The second phase will be held on December 14.

Dec 09, 2017, 13:47 PM IST
Gujarat election 2017: Arun Jaitley tears into 'myths' of Congress's poll plank in latest social media post

Gujarat election 2017: Arun Jaitley tears into 'myths' of Congress's poll plank in latest social media post

Jaitley dismissed the Congress campaign as disconnected from the ground realities.

Dec 09, 2017, 13:31 PM IST
Gujarat Elections 2017: Talaja sees brisk polling in early hours

Gujarat Elections 2017: Talaja sees brisk polling in early hours

The second phase will be held on December 14.

Dec 09, 2017, 13:29 PM IST