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  • Modi
    Nov 26, 2012 07:22 IST

    Narendra Modi and 2002: moving on from a terrible date

    Hindu-Muslim issues haven't been settled, but Gujarat is far less likely to have a riot today. Narendra Modi hasn't apologised for 2002 but he has taken steps to make minorities feel safer, writes Ashok Malik.

  • Nov 25, 2012 01:54 IST

    BJP to sweep Gujarat once again in assembly poll: opinion poll

    A pre-poll survey shows Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi's charisma is set to fetch a bigger victory margin for ruling BJP in assembly elections in the state with seven more seats while Congress may win just 51 seats this time.

  • Nov 24, 2012 23:09 IST

    Congress an exponent of votebank politics: Modi

    Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi on Saturday accused the Congress party of being a "dyed-in-the-wool exponent of votebank politics".

  • Narendra Modi
    Nov 24, 2012 23:53 IST

    Muslim groups refuse to build bridges with Modi

    Prominent Muslim organisations on Saturday rejected suggestions by former MP and diplomat Syed Shahabuddin that Muslims could "join hands" with Modi if he apologised for the 2002 riots, Zia Haq reports.

  • Arun Jaitley
    Nov 25, 2012 18:40 IST

    Modi has BJP's total support: Arun Jaitley

    Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Arun Jaitley today said that since so many leaders have campaigned in Gujarat, it indicates that the entire BJP is behind Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi.

  • Narendra Modi completes 10 years of power in Gujarat
    Nov 25, 2012 22:26 IST

    BJP leaders praise Modi for Gujarat's 'development'

    Chief minister Narendra Modi received a pat on his back from national-level BJP leaders today for "taking Gujarat forward on the development path".

  • A polling official
    Oct 03, 2012 16:34 IST

    Gujarat poll showdown in Dec, Himachal in Nov

    The Election Commission on Wednesday announced two-phase elections in Gujarat on December 13 and 17 and at one go in Himachal Pradesh on November 4. Counting is on December 20. Cong not to project CM candidate in Guj, HP

  • Modi
    Oct 03, 2012 18:53 IST

    Modi welcomes announcement of Gujarat poll schedule

    Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday welcomed the announcement of state assembly poll dates by the Election Commission.

  • Sonia Gandhi
    Oct 03, 2012 21:31 IST

    Cong not to project CM candidate in Guj, HP

    Congress will not project any chief ministerial candidate in the Assembly elections in Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh.

  • Narendra Modi
    Oct 03, 2012 22:56 ISTBattle for states | Rebel factor

    Modi aims for Guj sweep to keep PM dreams alive

    If he can put up a dazzling show, his supporters believe, Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi will be in the driver’s seat to lead the BJP’s war against a weakened Congress-led UPA in the next LS polls. Shekhar Iyer and Mahesh Langa report. | Assembly polls | The mother of all poll battles

  • Narendra Modi
    Oct 03, 2012 23:14 IST

    Why is Guj govt silent on Modi's travel bills: activist

    How big a travel bill did Gujarat chief minister Narendra Modi, who raised a storm about Gandhi's expenses, run up? An RTI activist asked the question back in 2007 and the state government, she claims, is yet to answer it. HT reports.

  • Narendra Modi
    Oct 03, 2012 23:35 IST

    Poll boost for Modi govt, cleared in 9 land cases

    On the day that the Election Commission announced the schedule for the Gujarat assembly elections and Sonia Gandhi launched Congress's campaign for the polls from Rajkot, the MB Shah Commission gave a clean chit to the Narendra Modi government on alleged irregularities in allotment of land for industrial projects. HT reports.

  • Sonia Gandhi
    Oct 04, 2012 16:38 IST

    Modi now says Sonia speech 'lacklustre'

    The Congress has changed tack and focussed on development issues in Gujarat. But chief minister Narendra Modi is single-minded about his target – Congress chief Sonia Gandhi. 'Modi a black chapter in history of Indian democracy'

  • Narendra Modi completes 10 years of power in Gujarat
    Oct 04, 2012 22:44 IST

    Not going with the flow in Gujarat

    In many ways, the 2012 assembly elections in Gujarat could be challenging for chief minister Narendra Modi. Himanshu Thakkar writes

  • Proceedings of the Indian National Congress
    Oct 04, 2012 22:46 IST

    Congress breaks tradition, Virbhadra to contest polls

    In a bid to shore up its electoral fortunes, the Congress may break its tradition of not allowing a sitting member of parliament (MP) to contest an assembly election.