Modi is the first political leader posing a serious challenge to the two Dravidian parties in four decades since the Congress was edged out of power in the state in 1967.
A local court in Amhedabad has ordered the city police to submit a report explaining the status of an application against BJP’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on the charge of hiding facts under oath.
Their victories ensured — more or less, so to speak — the battle between Congress chief Sonia Gandhi and the BJP’s PM candidate Narendra Modi seems to have turned into a margin war. And beleaguered Congress may again outsmart challenger BJP.
Doing a Vadodara in Varanasi, Narendra Modi’s two proposers of his nomination from the holy city on April 22 will be a tea stall vendor and a person from an under-privileged section of society.
A senior party functionary admitted that the Congress campaign has been slow compared to the BJP’s in general and Modi’s in particular in the first four phases that began on April 7.
Yet again ruling out any apology for the 2002 Gujarat riots, Narendra Modi on Wednesday said he should be "hanged" in public if there is even a grain of truth in the allegations against him.
Narendra Modi had a Muslim woman functionary of the BJP to translate his speech in rallies in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday, a day after AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa dubbed the BJP’s election manifesto as "anti-secular."
Hitting back at Rahul Gandhi for dubbing Gujarat development model as a 'toffee model', Narendra Modi on Tuesday compared the Congress vice-president with children and said the word 'toffee' has caught his fancy.
About 25 artists, academics and writers, including novelist Salman Rushdie, have written to UK’s Guardian newspaper, expressing “acute worry” over Modi’s likely ascendancy to prime ministership.
Attacking Rahul Gandhi for terming the Gujarat model of development a "toffee model", BJP prime ministerial candidates Narendra Modi on Monday said the Congress vice-president lacks a mature brain and thinks like a child.
The study, by CMS Media Lab after analysing five top news channels, shows that while Kejriwal has received 429 minutes or 28.19% of the time given during 8-10pm from March 1 to 15, BJP's prime ministerial candidate has secured 356 minutes (23.98%).
BJP leader accuses Congress of blocking rights given by Dalit leader, alleges Nehru refused to buy his book.
The behaviour of Gujarat cops guarding BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi during campaign rallies has annoyed police officials from other states.