`1.86 lakh persons under preventive arrest ahead of Gujarat polls`

State Election Commission has made 1,86,460 preventive arrests so far under CrPC to instill a sense of safety among voters and organise free and fair polls in Gujarat.

Sushma Swaraj praises Narendra Modi, says BJP will win all 26 seats in Gujarat

Praising Gujarat chief minister and BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi for his efficiency, senior party leader Sushma Swaraj claimed here today that BJP would win all 26 Lok Sabha seats in Gujarat under his leadership.

`1.86 lakh persons under preventive arrest ahead of Guj polls`

The State Election Commission has made 1,86,460 preventive arrests so far under CrPC to instill a sense of safety among voters and organise free and fair polls in Gujarat.

Low turn-out in Gujarat bypolls

Bye-elections to two Lok Sabha and four Assembly seats in Gujarat did not enthuse the voters much going by their low turnout on Sunday.

Gujarat municipal elections: Modi led BJP posts major win with 24 Muslim candidates

Continuing its good showing in the Assembly elections, the BJP on Tuesday posted impressive wins in civic polls by winning 47 of the 76 municipalities.

EC raps Sidhu for Model Code violation during Guj

The Election Commission has reprimanded BJP MP Navjot Singh Sidhu for violating the Model Code of Conduct by making personal remarks against Prime Minister Manmohan Singh during the Gujarat poll campaign.

Newly-formed Gujarat Assembly`s first session on Jan 23

Newly-elected MLAs in Gujarat will take oath on January 22 and the newly-constituted state Assembly will have its first session the next day when the new Speaker will be elected.

NCP miffed at Congress treatment in Gujarat polls

The Nationalist Congress Party has hinted that it would have to rethink on its alliance with the UPA in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections and assembly polls.

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.

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.

Narendra Modi faces bigger enemy within: Digvijay Singh

Downplaying contentions that Narendra Modi has shored up his claim for BJP`s Prime Ministerial candidate after Gujarat victory Digvijay Singh said the CM faces a "bigger enemy within".

Nitish`s silence over Modi win deliberate

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar`s silence over the victory of Narendra Modi in the just concluded Gujarat polls might be `deliberate`, sources close to him said.

Gujarat Election Results 2012: 16 women MLAs make it to assembly

Sixteen women candidates emerged victorious in the Gujarat assembly elections, same as last time, 12 of whom belonged to BJP and four from Congress.

Shivraj Singh Chouhan congratulates Narendra Modi for scoring hat-trick

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Friday congratulated his Gujarat counterpart Narendra Modi for completing a hat-trick in the state assembly elections.

GPP dented BJP prospects in Saurashtra

Ruling BJP`s march towards a two-third majority was halted by the presence of Keshubhai Patel`s party in Saurashtra and the saffron outfit suffered reverses in Chief Minister Narendra Modi`s own backyard of north Gujarat.

Gujarat people voted for development: Munda

Jharkhand Chief Minister Arjun Munda congratulated his Gujarat counterpart Narendra Modi for accomplishing a hat-trick in the Assembly elections, and said people of the state voted for development.

India Inc congratulate BJP, Congress

India Inc on Thursday congratulated BJP and Congress on their respective wins in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh Assembly polls.

Bihar BJP hails Gujarat win; JD(U) says it will make NDA strong

BJP leaders in Bihar celebrated party victory in Gujarat under leadership of Narendra Modi.

Narendra Modi’s role will be discussed in due course: Arun Jaitley

Arun Jaitley said on Thursday that what role Narendra Modi will take in future at the national level will be discussed in due course of time.

Modi not acceptable to country as PM candidate: Medha Patkar

Social activist Medha Patkar said Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi was not acceptable to country as a Prime Ministerial candidate as debate raged on the BJP leader`s possible national ambitions.

Modi`s victory historic, says Uddhav Thackeray

Describing Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi`s decisive win in Gujarat Assembly polls as "historic" Shiv Sena executive president Uddhav Thackeray said Congress would meet same fate in Maharashtra.

It is a vote for development, says Karnataka BJP

Karnataka unit BJP on Thursday hailed the party`s victory in Gujarat assembly elections for a third successive term, describing the mandate as a "vote for development".

I will go to Delhi if you want: Narendra Modi

Buoyed by the tremendous success of his party in Gujarat’s fiercely contested assembly elections, incumbent Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that it was the victory of 6 crore people of his state.

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.

Five ministers in Modi government cede ground to Cong, GPP

Even as Narendra Modi is well on the road to make a hat-trick in Gujarat, five incumbent BJP ministers lost the electoral battle.

Justice Katju unhappy with Narendra Modi’s Gujarat

Press Council chairman Justice Markandey Katju seems to be unhappy with the development claims made by the Gujarat Chief Minister.

Gujarat Election Results: Narendra Modi’s supporters celebrate victory

Supporters of incumbent Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi began celebrations in different parts of the country.

Arun Jaitley sidesteps question on ‘bigger role’ for Nraendra Modi

Senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley said on Wednesday evaded the question of Narendra Modi playing a bigger role at the national level.

Narendra Modi meets Keshubhai Patel, touches his feet

After securing victory in Gujarat Assembly Elections, the state’s Chief Minister Narendra Modi reached Keshubhai Patel`s residence to seek his blessings.

Narendra Modi seeks his mother’s blessings

In his first appearance on the all-important counting day in Gujarat on Thursday, Narendra Modi met his mother to seek her blessings.