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Business Standard India
Gujarat Polls: BJP 5th list includes Gujarati actor, Congress defectorThe Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday declared its fifth list of 13 candid
Business Standard India / Posted 3 hours ago
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday declared its fifth list of 13 candidates for the Gujarat Assembly elections. With this the BJP, which is ruling the state since last two decades, has declared contestants for 148 out of total 182... Read more
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In Gujarat, Rahul Gandhi rakes up Rohith Vemula suicide, says 'Hindustan ki sarkar' murdered himto create a separate fisheries ministry if his party comes to power at the Cent
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to create a separate fisheries ministry if his party comes to power at the Centre. The polling for the two-phase elections for a total of 182 seats of Gujarat Assembly will take place on 9 and 14 December, and votes will be counted on 18 Dec... Read more
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Gujarat Elections: BJP names 13 more candidates, drops 2 MLAs, repeats 4The BJP on Friday named candidates for 13 more seats for the upcoming Gujarat a
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The BJP on Friday named candidates for 13 more seats for the upcoming Gujarat assembly elections. The list has four sitting MLAs, while two MLAs have been dropped. The other seven are new faces. With the latest list, the ruling party has now... Read more
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Centre grants 'Y' category of armed VIP security to Hardik PatelSangh chief Mohan Bhagwat. The 24-year-old Patel had on Wednesday declared the
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Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat. The 24-year-old Patel had on Wednesday declared the support of PAAS for the Congress in the Gujarat assembly elections next month after the latter accepted its demand for reservation for the Patel... Read more
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Winter Session of Parliament slated for Dec 15 to Jan 5Ghulam Nabi Azad also slammed the government for allegedly shying away from fac
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Ghulam Nabi Azad also slammed the government for allegedly shying away from facing questions in the Winter Session ahead of Gujarat Assembly elections in December. Azad said the government was deliberately delaying the session to hide its... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Parliament’s Winter Session to be held from December 15 to January 5deal to attack the government. The Parliament session will begin a day after t
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 hours ago
deal to attack the government. The Parliament session will begin a day after the second and final phase of polling for the Gujarat assembly election. “This will be a 14-day session, 25th and 26th December will be Christmas holidays,” parliamentary... Read more
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Winter session of Parliament to be held from December 15 to January 5had been attacking the government for delaying the Winter Session. The Congres
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had been attacking the government for delaying the Winter Session. The Congress party had alleged that in view of the Gujarat Assembly Elections, the Centre is trying to evade a discussion on issues the Opposition want to raise during Winter... Read more
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The Hindu
Winter session of Parliament from December 15 to January 5The winter session of Parliament will start on December 15, a day after the sec
The Hindu / Posted 10 hours ago
The winter session of Parliament will start on December 15, a day after the second phase of polling for the Gujarat Assembly elections end. The session will run through till January 5. While briefing the media, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley... Read more
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Business Standard India
Hardik Patel granted VIP security on threat report by intelligence agenciesgranting of such a cover to Patel. The 24-year-old Patel had on Wednesday decl
Business Standard India / Posted 13 hours ago
granting of such a cover to Patel. The 24-year-old Patel had on Wednesday declared the support of PAAS for the Congress in the Gujarat assembly elections next month after the latter accepted its demand for reservation for the Patel... Read more
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Sonia Gandhi writes to President on Winter Session delayWinter Session of Parliament without ascribing any justification for doing so.”
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Winter Session of Parliament without ascribing any justification for doing so.” Citing the example of 2012, when the last Gujarat assembly elections were held the Congress said when the 2012 Assembly polls in the state were held on December 13 and... Read more
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Save country from nationalist forces: Gandhinagar Archbishop Thomas Macwan writes to ChristiansAhead of the Gujarat Assembly polls, the Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Gandh
dna / Posted 22 hours ago
Ahead of the Gujarat Assembly polls, the Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Gandhinagar has written a letter urging members of the Christian community to save the country from "nationalist forces" as he said the "democratic fabric" of the country was... Read more
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The Hindu
Bleak times in bellwether SaurashtraIf Uttar Pradesh sends the largest number of MPs to Parliament, Saurashtra send
The Hindu / Posted 22 hours ago
If Uttar Pradesh sends the largest number of MPs to Parliament, Saurashtra sends the largest number of MLAs, 54, to the Gujarat Assembly. As Uttar Pradesh, Saurashtra has some highly backward pockets, a largely agrarian economy and a deep-rooted... Read more
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When will Parliament's Winter Session begin? Cabinet Committee to fix dates on Fridayespecially the Congress has been attacking the government for delaying the Wint
dna / Posted 23 hours ago
especially the Congress has been attacking the government for delaying the Winter Session. The party says in view of the Gujarat Assembly Elections, the Centre is trying to evade discussion on issues the Opposition want to raise during Winter... Read more
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Business Standard India
BJP plans 'carpet bombing' of its leaders in poll-bound GujaratBharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leadership has already started calling Prime Minis
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leadership has already started calling Prime Minister Narendra Modi its 'trump card' for the Gujarat assembly polls, and he will renew his campaigning in the state by addressing eight public rallies in the first half of... Read more
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The Hindu
Congress urges President to direct govt. to convene Parliamentdoing so“. It claimed that the apparent reason informally mentioned by the gov
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doing so“. It claimed that the apparent reason informally mentioned by the government for “delaying” the session is the Gujarat Assembly election. The Congress argued that the session was convened “as per the established practice and convention”... Read more
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Gujarat polls: Six lakh litres liquor, Rs 1.3 cr cash seizedto bribe voters. Gujarat will go to polls on December 9 and 14 and counting wou
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to bribe voters. Gujarat will go to polls on December 9 and 14 and counting would be held on December 18. The strength of Gujarat Assembly is 182 and the Congress and other opposition parties are making a concerted attempt to come to power after... Read more
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BJP reacts to 'chaiwallah' jibe, Cong says BJP is 'serial abuser'Twitter handle mocking Prime Minister Narendra Modi's tea-seller origin has soa
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Twitter handle mocking Prime Minister Narendra Modi's tea-seller origin has soared the political temperature ahead of Gujarat assembly polls with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday saying that Congress will never learn its lesson. "If... Read more
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The Indian Express
Hardik accepts Congress quota ‘formula’, Deputy CM Nitin Patel says ‘fools’were “not going to openly support the Congress or canvass for them” but underli
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were “not going to openly support the Congress or canvass for them” but underlining that their “fight against BJP” in the Gujarat assembly polls next month would “directly or indirectly” benefit the Congress, Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS)... Read more
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Gujarat Assembly polls: Hardik pledges Patels support for Congressof the Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS), on Wednesday finally announced his
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of the Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS), on Wednesday finally announced his support to the Congress for the coming Gujarat Assembly elections. Mr Patel added that the Congress had agreed to provide reservations for the Patidar community... Read more
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The Hindu
Winter session may start on December 15the winter session of Parliament between December 15 and January 5, a day after
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
the winter session of Parliament between December 15 and January 5, a day after the second phase of polling for the Gujarat Assembly ends. Government sources said the Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs, headed by Home Minister... Read more
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Gulf News
Congress finally seals deal with Hardik Patelif it comes to power Ahmedabad: Patidar leader Hardik Patel on Wednesday annou
Gulf News / Posted 2 days ago
if it comes to power Ahmedabad: Patidar leader Hardik Patel on Wednesday announced his support to the Congress in the Gujarat Assembly election after it reached an understanding with him by promising job quotas to the agitating Patel community... Read more
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Winter Session likely from Dec 15; won't overlap with polls, says JaitleyCentre is contemplating convening the Winter Session of Parliament from Decembe
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Centre is contemplating convening the Winter Session of Parliament from December 15, a day after the second phase of the Gujarat Assembly polls, government functionaries said on Wednesday. The Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs (CCPA)... Read more
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Hardik-Congress club one of mutual deception, 50% reservation cap can't be breacheddeceive your own constituents. Patidar quota stir leader Hardik Patel today de
dna / Posted 2 days ago
deceive your own constituents. Patidar quota stir leader Hardik Patel today declared his support to the Congress for the Gujarat Assembly elections, saying that the opposition party has accepted the demand of giving reservation to his community... Read more
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Kapil Sibal thanks Hardik Patel, says their united fight will dethrone BJPleader Kapil Sibal on Wednesday thanked Patidar leader Hardik Patel for declari
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leader Kapil Sibal on Wednesday thanked Patidar leader Hardik Patel for declaring his support to the party in the Gujarat Assembly polls after it accepted the community’s quota demand, and said their united fight would dethrone the... Read more
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Hardik confirms support to Cong after party okays Patidar quota demandAhmedabad: Patidar quota stir leader Hardik Patel on Wednesday declared his sup
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Ahmedabad: Patidar quota stir leader Hardik Patel on Wednesday declared his support to the Congress for the Gujarat Assembly elections, saying that the opposition party has accepted the demand of giving reservation to his community in a "special... Read more
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The Hindu
The 50% reservation cap cannot be breached, says Arun JaitleyCabinet briefing in New Delhi on Wednesday, has said that the reservation cap o
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Cabinet briefing in New Delhi on Wednesday, has said that the reservation cap of 50 per cent “cannot be breached”, with the Gujarat assembly polls coming up. Mr. Jaitley was referring to comments by Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) leader... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Sibal thanks Hardik for supporting Congress, says their fight will dethrone BJPon the quota demand, and added that the related issues would be decided later.
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
on the quota demand, and added that the related issues would be decided later. The former Union minister said winning the Gujarat Assembly election was the priority so that the promises made to the people of the state could be fulfilled. Sibal,... Read more
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Parliament's Winter Session likely to begin from December 15, say sourcesespecially the Congress has been attacking the government for delaying the Wint
dna / Posted 2 days ago
especially the Congress has been attacking the government for delaying the Winter Session. The party says in view of the Gujarat Assembly Elections, the Centre is trying to evade discussion on issues the Opposition want to raise during Winter... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Congress summons Gujarat party Chief to Delhi– Patidar Amanat Arakshan Samiti (PASS) bonhomie going sour following release o
Central Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
– Patidar Amanat Arakshan Samiti (PASS) bonhomie going sour following release of candidates’ list by the Congress for the Gujarat Assembly polls, the Party high command on Tuesday summoned State party chief Bharat Singh Solanki to Delhi. Solanki... Read more
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Business Standard India
Gujarat polls: Congress has promised quota to Patel community, says Hardikthe party comes to power in Gujarat. Patel, while addressing the media here, s
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
the party comes to power in Gujarat. Patel, while addressing the media here, said the party will introduce a bill in the Gujarat Assembly for the reservation, if they win the forthcoming elections. "Congress has accepted our issues. Congress has... Read more
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Gujarat Elections:NCP likely to cement 'broken alliance' to take on BJPa dramatic turn, the Congress and the Nationalist Congress Party has likely to
dna / Posted 2 days ago
a dramatic turn, the Congress and the Nationalist Congress Party has likely to cement its earlier broken alliance for the Gujarat assembly elections scheduled on December 9 and 14. Congress had already sealed the deal with JD(U) led by tribal... Read more
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The Hindu
Hardik Patel accepts Congress quota formula for Patidarsfirst have to defeat BJP,” he said. Two days back when Congress announced its
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
first have to defeat BJP,” he said. Two days back when Congress announced its first list of candidates contesting in the Gujarat Assembly elections, PAAS members reportedly vandalised Congress offices in several places as only two of its members... Read more
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Congress has agreed to give Patidar community reservation, says Hardik Patelcomes to power in Gujarat. Patel, while addressing the media in Ahmedabad, sai
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comes to power in Gujarat. Patel, while addressing the media in Ahmedabad, said the party will introduce a bill in the Gujarat Assembly for the reservation, if they win the forthcoming elections. "Congress has accepted our issues. Congress has... Read more
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Congress, govt spar over Parl sessionreminding the Opposition of the Emergency days. Kharge had said the PM did not
dna / Posted 2 days ago
reminding the Opposition of the Emergency days. Kharge had said the PM did not want a Parliament session ahead of the Gujarat Assembly elections, as he feared that the BJP will be exposed when the Congress discusses GST, demonetization,... Read more
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The Indian Express
PM Narendra Modi’s ‘chaiwala’ meme: When Youth Congress is crude CongressPiyush Goyal said: “Upcoming elections will be another reality check for them.”
The Indian Express / Posted 2 days ago
Piyush Goyal said: “Upcoming elections will be another reality check for them.” Coming as it does in the run-up to the Gujarat assembly elections, the tweet echoes what Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar had said during the 2014 Lok Sabha... Read more
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It’s a battle between dynasty, growth: Amit ShahBhavnagar: BJP president Amit Shah on Tuesday said the upcoming Gujarat Assembl
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Bhavnagar: BJP president Amit Shah on Tuesday said the upcoming Gujarat Assembly poll was a fight between Congress’ caste and dynasty politics, and Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s development agenda. Taking a jibe at the Congress vice-president, Mr... Read more
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Business Standard India
Winter session in December, UPA too did in 2008, 2013: Ananth Kumarand Himachal Pradesh. "The writing on the wall is loud and clear that the Cong
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
and Himachal Pradesh. "The writing on the wall is loud and clear that the Congress will lose both Himachal Pradesh and Gujarat Assembly polls and now out of frustration, it is making such wild accusations," Kumar said, adding that the Congress... Read more
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Central Chronicle
NDA Govt running away from Parl, has become an election machine: Congressin the Rafale deal, the faulty implementation of GST and farmers distress that
Central Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
in the Rafale deal, the faulty implementation of GST and farmers distress that could impact BJP’s chances in the Gujarat assembly polls, the Congress on Tuesday said this government had become an election machine. The Congress said it... Read more
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Sharad Yadav faction of JD( moves Delhi HC against EC verdict on party symbolthe matter before a bench headed by the acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal for ur
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the matter before a bench headed by the acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal for urgent hearing on the issue in view of Gujarat Assembly polls. Advocate Nizam Pasha, appearing for Vasava, told the bench also comprising Justice C Hari Shankar,... Read more
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BJP avoiding Winter Session to evade debate on Rafale deal, GST: CongDelhi: The Congress on Tuesday alleged that the Government was 'avoiding' the W
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Delhi: The Congress on Tuesday alleged that the Government was 'avoiding' the Winter Session of Parliament in view of the Gujarat Assembly elections and to evade facing the Opposition that wanted to raise issues like scams of ministers, Rafale... Read more
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PM Modi is Brahma, only he knows when Parliament will start: Congress leader in Lok Sabha M KHargewe should run Parliament," he said. Kharge said the prime minister did not wan
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we should run Parliament," he said. Kharge said the prime minister did not want a Parliament session ahead of the Gujarat Assembly elections, as he feared the BJP will be "exposed". He claimed the government did not want any discussion on... Read more
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The Hindu
Ananth Kumar justifies delay in winter session citing ‘precedent’ during UPA rulethird week of December. “The writing on the wall is loud and clear that the Co
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
third week of December. “The writing on the wall is loud and clear that the Congress will lose both Himachal Pradesh and Gujarat assembly polls and now out of frustration, it is making such wild accusations,” Mr. Kumar said, adding the Congress... Read more
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Amit Shah attacks Cong; says neither dynasty nor casteism will work in Gujarat150 seats," he added. The BJP president also accused the Congress party of fig
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150 seats," he added. The BJP president also accused the Congress party of fighting elections on casteism and not development. Gujarat assembly elections will be held in two phases - December 9 and 14. The results will be declared on Decemb... Read more
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Centre likely to introduce legislation in Winter Session to end triple talaqusually begins in November, has been delayed as Prime Minister Narendra Modi an
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usually begins in November, has been delayed as Prime Minister Narendra Modi and top ministers are campaigning for the Gujarat Assembly elections. However, Government is said to be considering a truncated Winter Session of around 10 days... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Winter session in December, UPA too did it: Parliamentary affairs minister Ananth Kumarthird week of December. “The writing on the wall is loud and clear that the Co
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
third week of December. “The writing on the wall is loud and clear that the Congress will lose both Himachal Pradesh and Gujarat assembly polls and now out of frustration, it is making such wild accusations,” Kumar said, adding the Congress... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Government avoiding Parliament due to Gujarat elections: Congressthe winter session of Parliament to avoid questions from the opposition benches
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
the winter session of Parliament to avoid questions from the opposition benches which can hamper its prospects in the Gujarat assembly polls. “They do not want discussion in Parliament so they are giving different excuses for delaying the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Bihar BJP chief ‘regrets’ remark to chop off hands of people criticising PM ModiRai, they said the comments had harmed the image and opposition parties could d
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
Rai, they said the comments had harmed the image and opposition parties could derive advantage from it ahead of the Gujarat assembly elections. Meanwhile, the opposition RJD and Congress attacked Rai for his alleged comments. Rashtriya... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Sharad Yadav faction of JD( moves high court against EC verdict on party symbolthe matter before a bench headed by the acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal for ur
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
the matter before a bench headed by the acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal for urgent hearing on the issue in view of Gujarat Assembly polls. Advocate Nizam Pasha, appearing for Vasava, told the bench also comprising Justice C Hari Shankar,... Read more
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Gujarat polls: Congress releases second list of 9 candidatesNew Delhi: Congress on Monday released its second list of 9 candidates for the
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New Delhi: Congress on Monday released its second list of 9 candidates for the Gujarat Assembly polls. The party also replaced four candidates on the list announced on Sunday with four new nominees. Bhikhabhai Joshi replaces Amit Thummar in... Read more
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The Hindu
BJP releases third list of candidatesThe Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday released the third list of 28 candid
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday released the third list of 28 candidates for the Gujarat Assembly elections, taking the number of seats for which candidates have been declared to 134 out the total 182. The former Minister Saurabh Patel... Read more
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