FE Online | December 29, 2017 8:38 AM
Gujarat Chief Secretary J N Singh on Thursday while speaking at the inauguration of 12th regional office of the Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC) in Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) said that farmer distress and lack of employment of youth were were two factors that were the highlight of the assembly election held earlier this month.
Gujarat election: Asaduddin Owaisi slams Rahul Gandhi, asks why couldn’t he click a single photo with MuslimsFE Online | December 23, 2017 9:02 PM
Both Congress and BJP have been criticised for their regular temple visits during the Gujarat assembly elections by AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi.
Will win 135 seats in next Gujarat Assembly elections, says Congress President Rahul Gandhi in AhmedabadFE Online | December 23, 2017 7:16 PM
Congress President Rahul Gandhi while addressing a gathering of party workers in Ahmedabad on Saturday said that if Congress as a family and a party unites, then it is difficult for others to defeat them.
BJP wins majority in Gujarat elections but urban-rural divide quite prominent in PM Modi’s home stateIANS | December 23, 2017 12:12 PM
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) victory in Gujarat was largely based on the support it received in the urban areas. In rural areas, however, the Congress generally held sway.
PTI | December 20, 2017 4:46 PM
An FIR was registered today against Patidar quota agitation spearhead Hardik Patel and around 50 of his supporters for holding a roadshow on the city outskirts on December 11 without permission, police said.
Jignesh Mevani’s latest attack on PM Modi: Gujarat loss is victory for Dalit protests, good news for CongressFE Online | December 20, 2017 3:56 PM
Jignesh Mevani on Wednesday once again attacked PM Narendra Modi and said the Gujarat assembly elections result was a victory for his movement in the state.
PTI | December 20, 2017 3:23 PM
NCP leader Dhananjay Munde today blamed the Congress for his party going solo in the just-concluded Gujarat polls, but did not rule out an alliance with it for the general elections in 2019.
PTI | December 20, 2017 2:57 PM
The Shiv Sena today continued its tirade against the BJP over the Gujarat election results and hinted at the tampering of electronic voting machines in the polls.
PTI | December 20, 2017 9:22 AM
The Shiv Sena yesterday launched a stinging attack on its ally BJP, saying “the much-touted Gujarat model has shaken” and the poll outcome in the state was a “warning bell” to those who believe in an autocratic rule.
FE Online | December 20, 2017 7:11 AM
Comparing the 2017 results with 2012 assembly polls results, it can be noticed that as many as 49 seats got swung between the Opposition Congress and ruling BJP.
PTI | December 19, 2017 10:59 PM
Out of the total 42 urban seats in Gujarat, the BJP won 36, while six went to the Congress.
PTI | December 19, 2017 10:20 PM
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today called up Patidar leader Hardik Patel and congratulated him for his “tremendous work” in the Gujarat Assembly election.
PTI | December 19, 2017 10:11 PM
As many as 47 newly-elected members of the Gujarat Assembly have criminal cases pending against them as per their election affidavits.
PTI | December 19, 2017 10:57 PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi hailed Shah in his address to the party workers yesterday, as he acknowledged the BJP chief’s hard work.
PTI | December 19, 2017 9:19 PM
The BJP bandwagon suffered a jolt in its citadel of Saurashtra and Kutch in Gujarat as a resurgent Congress pocketed 30 of the 54 seats in the politically crucial region almost doubling its 2012 tally.
PTI | December 19, 2017 8:28 PM
The new BJP government in Gujarat is likely to be sworn in on December 25, party sources said today amid speculation that a new leader could be chosen to helm the state
Jignesh Mevani’s 1st day, 1st show: This is what happened when the Gujarat MLA visited collector’s office; video goes viralFE Online | December 19, 2017 8:22 PM
Jignesh Mevani who won is now an MLA of Gujarat, on Tuesday visited the collector’s office to submit an application form.
PTI | December 19, 2017 8:03 PM
Sharad Pawar-led NCP today said the ‘acceptance’ of Congress party will increase in states where it is directly pitted against BJP, after its good performance in the Gujarat elections.
Mamata Banerjee knows TMC will lose dominance in West Bengal after 2019 Lok Sabha elections, says Mukul RoyPTI | December 19, 2017 7:41 PM
The poll results of Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh have made Mamata Banerjee nervous as she knows that in 2019 Lok Sabha polls Trinamool Congress will lose its dominance in West Bengal, BJP leader Mukul Roy said today.
PTI | December 19, 2017 6:34 PM
The Aam Aadmi Party, which contested the Gujarat Assembly polls for the first time, came a cropper, with all the 27 candidates put up by it losing their deposits.
PTI | December 19, 2017 5:10 PM
As many as 16 senior leaders from Gujarat, including ministers from the outgoing BJP-led dispensation and Congress heavyweights, were humbled in the just-concluded Assembly elections.
PTI | December 19, 2017 4:23 PM
Only five of the 905 independent candidates who fought the Assembly polls in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh romped home, Election Commission data reveal.
PTI | December 19, 2017 6:28 PM
Three Muslim candidates, all fielded by the Congress, emerged victorious in the Gujarat Assembly elections this time, against two in the previous House.
PTI | December 19, 2017 3:48 PM
The Gujarat election results have come as a “warning bell” to those who believe in autocratic rule, the Shiv Sena said today.
Numbers don’t lie: How Rahul Gandhi’s most aggressive campaign failed to trample Modi magic in GujaratRajeev Kumar | December 19, 2017 5:28 PM
Gujarat election result: BJP has won 99 seats, falling short of the Target 150 set by party chief Amit Shah. The Congress managed to get just 77 seats, which is also way short of 125 seats predicted by an online survey conducted by the party ahead of the verdict.
Gujarat Assembly Elections 2017: Urban-rural divide between BJP, Congress comes to fore in Gujarat resultsIANS | December 19, 2017 2:55 PM
The Gujarat Assembly election results have thrown up the trend of an urban-rural divide between the ruling BJP and the Congress.
FE Online | December 19, 2017 2:45 PM
Gandhi made deals with various Patidar leaders, vehemently raised the issue of Goods and Services Tax and Demonetisation
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