Gujarat Assembly Polls

New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said the Gujarat election result has dealt a “massive jolt” to the BJP and raised questions about Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s credibility because of his silence on corruption charges including BJP chief Amit Shah’s son Jay Shah’s meteoric business rise. “This election, which Narendra Modi called election of …

Ahmedabad: With the end of second phase of polling in Gujarat Assembly elections, the Newstrack and Apna Bharat exit poll predicts that Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is up for a big win in the state. Seat Share: BJP: 113-132 Congress: 44-63 Others: 04-06 Total: 181 Area-wise Prediction: Central Gujarat: 40 seats BJP: 25-30 Congress: 10-14 …

Ahmedabad: Prime Minister Narendra Modi casted his vote at booth number 115 in Ranip locality in Sabarmati, in the second phase of state assembly polls which began in Gujarat on Thursday. PM’s mother also casted her vote in a polling booth in Gandhinagar early in the morning. Bharatiya Janata Party chief Amit Shah also exercised his …

New Delhi: Stressing that Adivasis in Gujarat were in bad condition, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Friday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi “where did Rs 55,000 crore meant for Vanbandhu scheme go?”. This was Gandhi’s 10th question as part of a Congress strategy wherein he would put one question daily to Modi ahead of the …

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday took a veiled dig at Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi’s visit to Somnath temple in election-bound Gujarat, saying some political parties who were earlier seeking votes in the name of Dalit icon “Baba Saheb” Bhimrao Ambdedkar were now remembering “Baba Bolenath” (Lord Shiva). Inaugurating the Ambedkar International Centre …

Gandhinagar: The Congress on Monday issued its poll manifesto for the Gujarat assembly polls, promising debt waiver for state farmers and an assurance on reservation for the Patidars. In case the Congress returns to power, farmers’ debts will be waived and Minimum Support Price of farm produce at taluka level declared even before sowing starts, …

Lucknow: There are two ways to win the match. Dribble past opposition and score a goal or compel opposition to score a self-goal. Modi-led Bharatiya Janata Party chose the second option better. It was sheer desperation on the part of the Congress (read Rahul Gandhi here) to play the Hindu card in such gawky way. …

Gandhinagar: The Congress on Sunday night released the third list of 76 candidates for the upcoming Gujarat assembly elections. The names of these candidates were released for the second phase of elections, for which filing of nominations will end tomorrow. Congress general secretary Oscar Fernandes released the third list. Seeking to clinch the government from …