Gujarat polls 2012

Gujarat polls 2012: Defeat of Fakir Vaghela mars BJP`s surge in dalit bastions

If results of Gujarat Assembly polls an indicator, dalits and tribals in the state remained stuck to their party preferences.

Dec 23, 2012, 20:32 PM IST

BJP paid Gujarat Muslims not to vote: Digvijaya Singh

After Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi`s hat-trick in the state assembly elections, Congress general secretary Digvijaya Singh Saturday accused the BJP of paying Rs 500 to each Muslim in the state to stop them from voting.

Dec 22, 2012, 23:52 PM IST

Gujarat Election Results 2012: How Congress lost the plot

It seems the Congress is living in its own world away from reality.

Dec 20, 2012, 19:04 PM IST

Beginning of a new chapter, says Narendra Modi after Gujarat win

Narendra Modi took to twitter and blog on Wednesday to thank his supporters for voting him back to power in Gujarat for a third time in a row.

Dec 20, 2012, 17:52 PM IST

We will deliver, says BJP leader Amit Shah

Amit Shah expressed happiness at the fact that he had won with a huge margin in his constituency.

Dec 20, 2012, 14:08 PM IST

Gujarat polls: Saurabh Patel to take over from Modi?

Saurabh Patel, a close aide of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, is being touted as his potential successor amidst speculation that Modi assuming a greater role in national politics.

Dec 18, 2012, 14:42 PM IST

Narendra Modi flashes victory sign, says confident of hat-trick

Gujarat CM Narendra Modi said on Monday said that he was sure that the voters will cast their ballot in favour of the Bhartiya Janata Party.

Dec 17, 2012, 10:40 AM IST

Narendra Modi taking undue credit of common man`s toil in Gujarat: Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi said on Thursday that Narendra Modi was pursuing his personal agenda at the expense of the common people.

Dec 13, 2012, 21:04 PM IST

Modi taking undue credit of common man`s toil in Gujarat: Rahul

Rahul Gandhi said on Thursday that Narendra Modi was pursuing his personal agenda at the expense of the common people.

Dec 13, 2012, 21:04 PM IST

Gujarat polls 2012: Record 68 percent turnout in phase 1

A record 68 percent voter turnout was registered in the first phase of the Gujarat Assembly elections on Thursday.

Dec 13, 2012, 08:19 AM IST

Irfan Pathan in support of Narendra Modi

Cricketer Irfan Pathan on Wednesday shared the stage with Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi in the campaign rally of BJP.

Dec 13, 2012, 00:37 AM IST

PM playing votebank politics with Gujarat`s minorities: Modi

Rebutting Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s charge that minorities were feeling "insecure" in BJP-ruled Gujarat, Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday accused him of playing votebank politics with the minority community.

Dec 09, 2012, 19:31 PM IST

‘No one in Cong afraid of going to Gujarat`

Union Law Minister Ashwini Kumar Friday said no one in the Congress including Rahul Gandhi was "afraid" of Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi.

Dec 07, 2012, 16:56 PM IST

Gangs and Bhais to play their role in Gujarat polls

Gangs and musclemen could play a dominant role in elections in some assembly constituencies of Bhavnagar, Porbandar, the birthplace of apostle of non-violence Mahatma Gandhi, and Rajkot districts of Saurashtra region of Gujarat.

Dec 04, 2012, 10:33 AM IST

Modi promises 50 lakh homes, sops for ‘neo middle class`

The Bhartiya Janata Party under the leadership of Chief Minister Narendra Modi released its manifesto on Monday.

Dec 03, 2012, 13:06 PM IST

GPP withdraws Maninagar candidate, now its Modi Vs Shweta Bhatt

GPP led by Keshubhai Patel on Monday withdrew its candidate expressing solidarity to Congress candidate from the Maninagar seat Shweta Bhatt, who is contesting the election against Gujarat CM Narendra Modi.

Dec 03, 2012, 12:29 PM IST

Cash transfer scheme: No violation of poll code, says govt

The govt on Monday clarified that it has not violated the Model Code of Conduct in poll-bound Gujarat a day after the EC expressed unhappiness over its announcement of the highly-publicised direct cash transfer scheme.

Dec 03, 2012, 10:09 AM IST

Guj polls 2012: BJP, Congress to release election manifesto

The central leadership of the ruling BJP and the main opposition Congress will on Monday release their respective election manifestos for the upcoming Assembly Elections in Gujarat.

Dec 03, 2012, 09:38 AM IST

Gujarat polls 2012: Shankarsinh Vaghela files nomination papers

Shankarsinh Vaghela filed his nomination papers from Kapadvanj Assembly constituency in Kheda district.

Nov 30, 2012, 23:07 PM IST

Cong starts giving mandates for 2nd phase, ruckus at party HQ

Gujarat Congress on Thursday started giving mandates to candidates for the second phase of state Assembly elections.

Nov 30, 2012, 00:43 AM IST