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Assembly elections 2017 result: BJP suffers defeat in PM Narendra Modi's home districtMinister Narendra Modi's hometown Vadnagar falls, on Monday slipped out of the
dna / Posted 16 minutes ago
Minister Narendra Modi's hometown Vadnagar falls, on Monday slipped out of the BJP's hands with the Congress winning the north Gujarat seat. Congress' Ashaben Patel wrested the seat, falling in the Patidar-dominated Mehsana district, from BJP's... Read more
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Business Standard India
Congress' Ashaben Patel trounces BJP candidate at Modi's home turfMinister Narendra Modi's hometown Vadnagar falls, on Monday slipped out of the
Business Standard India / Posted 58 minutes ago
Minister Narendra Modi's hometown Vadnagar falls, on Monday slipped out of the BJP's hands with the Congress winning the north Gujarat seat. Congress' Ashaben Patel wrested the seat, falling in the Patidar-dominated Mehsana district, from BJP's... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Gujarat election results: How the young turks Hardik Patel, Jignesh Mewani, Alpesh Thakor faredfrom Radhanpur, but his presence did not have a sweeping effect. The BJP held o
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 hours ago
from Radhanpur, but his presence did not have a sweeping effect. The BJP held on to its base in the Congress stronghold of north Gujarat. Hardik, who has been questioning the use of EVMS since the voting ended on December 14, continued to do so on... Read more
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The Hindu
BJP retains Gujarat, Australia regains Ashes: top stories of the dayinto power with a thumping majority (likely above 44) in the Assembly elections
The Hindu / Posted 3 hours ago
into power with a thumping majority (likely above 44) in the Assembly elections held on November 9, 2017.Voting pattern in north Gujarat and Saurashtra - 2012 and now In this election, North Gujarat and Saurashtra have been considered as Congress'... Read more
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Business Standard India
Gujarat Assembly election results: BJP set to retain its urban strongholdstrength. It roughly accounts for 75 seats and the majority are urban seats."
Business Standard India / Posted 4 hours ago
strength. It roughly accounts for 75 seats and the majority are urban seats." In 2012, BJP had won 16 out of 33 seats in North Gujarat, 24 out of 43 in Central Gujarat and 15 out of 19 in Ahmedabad. Congress, on the other hand, had managed 17... Read more
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Most rich candidates bite the dustby a margin of 16,000 votes. Lal had declared assets worth Rs 109 crore. Congr
dna / Posted 5 hours ago
by a margin of 16,000 votes. Lal had declared assets worth Rs 109 crore. Congress candidate Raghu Desai from Chanasma in north Gujarat lost to outgoing Labour and Employment Minister Dilip Thakor of BJP. Desai had declared assets worth Rs 108... Read more
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The Hindu
Voting pattern in North Gujarat and Saurashtra - 2012 and nowIn this election, North Gujarat and Saurashtra have been considered as Congress
The Hindu / Posted 6 hours ago
In this election, North Gujarat and Saurashtra have been considered as Congress' strongholds and for good reason - the party has focused quite a lot of their campaign in these regions. Party president Rahul Gandhi had, in fact, started off his... Read more
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5 reasons why BJP managed to win Gujarat for consecutive 6th timesaved Modi’s team from blushes. Hardik factor worked but only just..: The Pat
dna / Posted 7 hours ago
saved Modi’s team from blushes. Hardik factor worked but only just..: The Patel factor reigned supreme in Saurashtra and North Gujarat, where the agitation started originally. In Saurashtra, BJP is set to lose around 13 seats. It is ahead only in... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Gujarat election results: How Phase 2 saved the day for BJP in prestige battleBharatiya Janata Party. The party was leading in 59 out of 93 assembly segment
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 hours ago
Bharatiya Janata Party. The party was leading in 59 out of 93 assembly segments spread across 14 districts of central and north Gujarat. This is seven seats more than the BJP’s 2012 tally of 52 seats from this region. This was the phase where the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Gujarat election results show Congress gaining in BJP-dominated urban areasamong the village regions. As per early trends, the BJP was ahead in central a
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 hours ago
among the village regions. As per early trends, the BJP was ahead in central and south Gujarat while the Congress was leading in the crucial Patidar-dominated Saurashtra region. In north Gujarat, a neck and neck contest appeared on... Read more
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Business Standard India
Low turnout, high drama in second phase of Gujarat electionsapart from Banaskantha, Patan, Mehsana and Sabarkantha, among others. Among the
Business Standard India / Posted 13 hours ago
apart from Banaskantha, Patan, Mehsana and Sabarkantha, among others. Among these, while Sabarkantha district in North Gujarat registered the highest turnout of 77 per cent, the tribal district of Dahod posted the lowest at 60 per... Read more
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Business Standard India
Second best voter turnout in state's history at 68.4%these, Banaskantha district saw the highest turnout at 75.25 per cent. It was a
Business Standard India / Posted 13 hours ago
these, Banaskantha district saw the highest turnout at 75.25 per cent. It was at par with the turnout registered in this north Gujarat district in 2012 — which stood at 75.57 per cent. Banaskantha, that draws its name from the Banas river, had... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Gujarat election results: BJP, Congress locked in close contest in PM Modi’s home statemark is 92. Early trends showed the BJP ahead in central and south Gujarat whi
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 hours ago
mark is 92. Early trends showed the BJP ahead in central and south Gujarat while the Congress leading in Saurashtra. In north Gujarat, a neck and neck fight appeared on the cards. Exit polls have predicted a win for the BJP, in power in the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Gujarat election results: Over 70% voter turnout in re-polling in six boothsordered the re-polling after the second phase of voting in the Gujarat Assembly
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 16 hours ago
ordered the re-polling after the second phase of voting in the Gujarat Assembly polls, covering 93 seats of central and north Gujarat, on December 14. However, the poll panel did not specify the reason for the fresh polling at these six... Read more
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The Indian Express
Assembly Elections 2017: Nation watches Gujarat todayof Saurashtra, Kutch and South Gujarat went to the polls on December 9. On Dece
The Indian Express / Posted 18 hours ago
of Saurashtra, Kutch and South Gujarat went to the polls on December 9. On December 14, 93 constituencies of Central and North Gujarat voted in the second phase. The election witnessed a 67.75% voter turnout, four per cent lower t... Read more
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The Hindu
70% turnout in Gujarat repollingordered the re-polling after the second phase of voting in the Gujarat Assembly
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
ordered the re-polling after the second phase of voting in the Gujarat Assembly polls, covering 93 seats of central and north Gujarat, on December 14. However, the poll panel did not specify the reason for the fresh polling at these six... Read more
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dna
Over 70% voter turnout in re-polling at six boothsordered the re-polling after the second phase of voting in the Gujarat Assembly
dna / Posted yesterday
ordered the re-polling after the second phase of voting in the Gujarat Assembly polls, covering 93 seats of central and north Gujarat, on December 14. However, the poll panel did not specify the reason for the fresh polling at these six... Read more
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Voters may have last laugh in these seatshave voted for BJP in the past. The Patel agitation and impact of Hardik Patel
dna / Posted yesterday
have voted for BJP in the past. The Patel agitation and impact of Hardik Patel over voters in cities from Saurashtra and North Gujarat region could upset the BJP here. Mangrol (ST): The triangular contest could dim victory chances of BJP... Read more
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The Hindu
Gujarat turnout revised to 68.41%Commission revised the turnout figures of the second phase of polling held in 9
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
Commission revised the turnout figures of the second phase of polling held in 93 Assembly constituencies in Central and North Gujarat regions on Thursday from 68.7% to 69.99%. In the first phase held on December 9 for 89 seats in Saurasthra,... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Exit polls predict BJP win in Gujarat, Himachal61 of the Congress party. The election is being held in 93 seats across over 2
Central Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
61 of the Congress party. The election is being held in 93 seats across over 25000 polling stations in central as well as north Gujarat. The first phase of elections was held on December 9 in 89 seats of Saurashtra and south Gujarat region. The... Read more
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dna
Congress hopeful on N Gujarat equations, BJP claims to wrest all seatsThe North Gujarat region has a combination of communities which carry weight ac
dna / Posted 3 days ago
The North Gujarat region has a combination of communities which carry weight across different seats. While Mehsana is a Patel bastion, Patan is dominated by Thakors, Banaskantha has Chaudharys and tribals, and Sabarkantha and Arvalli are dominated by... Read more
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dna
Why Hardik Patel's support for Congress can be a blessing for BJPGujarat assembly elections suggest BJP heading towards forming the government f
dna / Posted 3 days ago
Gujarat assembly elections suggest BJP heading towards forming the government for once again in the state. The polls in North Gujarat and, especially, in Patel-dominated belt seems to be supporting that. Mehsana district's six seats are... Read more
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Sabarkantha, Mehsana see highest voting, Dahod lowestNitin Patel, who contested from Mehsana assembly seat, Mehsana district is a ba
dna / Posted 3 days ago
Nitin Patel, who contested from Mehsana assembly seat, Mehsana district is a battle of prestige for the BJP. Another north Gujarat district of Banaskantha saw the third highest turnout at 74%. Anand (73%), Vadodara (73%), Panchmahals (72%),... Read more
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69% turnout in last leg of polls, over to Dec 18him for "breaching" the Model Code of Conduct. Polling commenced at a slow pac
dna / Posted 3 days ago
him for "breaching" the Model Code of Conduct. Polling commenced at a slow pace in many of the 93 seats of central and north Gujarat, including 16 seats of Ahmedabad city. Officials said that a little less than 12% voting was recorded in the... Read more
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The Hindu
Exit polls predict saffron sweep across Gujarat, H.P.66.74% registered in the first phase in Saurashtra and south Gujarat for 89 sea
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
66.74% registered in the first phase in Saurashtra and south Gujarat for 89 seats. The highest voting was registered in north Gujarat districts of Sabarkantha (77%), Mehsana (75%) and Banaskantha (74%), while Ahmedabad registered the lowest... Read more
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dna
Exit polls predict BJP win for sixth time in a rowprediction for BJP and expect them to win 135. The Axis survey actually shows
dna / Posted 4 days ago
prediction for BJP and expect them to win 135. The Axis survey actually shows BJP trailing Congress in Saurashtra and North Gujarat. They also have the most conservative estimate for BJP, with lower range of 99. The election result will be... Read more
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dna
As Gujarat votes for grand finale, Sabarmati waits for its star voter - PM Narendra ModiJaitley at the Chimanbhai Institute in S G Highway," a BJP release said. The s
dna / Posted 4 days ago
Jaitley at the Chimanbhai Institute in S G Highway," a BJP release said. The second phase voting is underay in central and north Gujarat. Over 2 crore voters are cating their ballot to decide the fate of 851 candidates in the fray for 93 seats... Read more
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dna
Patel and Thakor stirs may impact outcome in flood-hit North GujaratNorth Gujarat had been a stronghold for BJP when Patel community which is domin
dna / Posted 4 days ago
North Gujarat had been a stronghold for BJP when Patel community which is dominant here always backed the party. It was the time when the entire India voted in the sympathy wave after demise of Indira Gandhi in Lok Sabha polls held in 1984. BJP had... Read more
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The Hindu
After political firestorm, Gujarat to vote in final phasesecond phase concluded on Tuesday after Mr. Modi took a seaplane ride from Saba
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
second phase concluded on Tuesday after Mr. Modi took a seaplane ride from Sabarmati river in Ahmedabad to Dharoi Dam in north Gujarat. He returned after offering prayers at the famous Ambaji Temple. Soaring Congress hopes On the other hand,... Read more
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Gujarat Elections 2017 Phase 2 : Can PM Modi's late aggression save BJP's day in North and Central Gujarat?Gandhi in Anand-PTI) While Central Gujarat equation lies in a delicate balance
dna / Posted 5 days ago
Gandhi in Anand-PTI) While Central Gujarat equation lies in a delicate balance, it is completely a riot in North Gujarat, with multiple factors at play. Mehsana is the epicentre of Patel agitation, from where it spread to the entire... Read more
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Business Standard India
2nd phase polling tomorrow, fight shifts to urban centresin the second phase stands at 22.2 million. Apart from the major urban areas,
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
in the second phase stands at 22.2 million. Apart from the major urban areas, voting will also take place in the North Gujarat districts, which have been dominated by both other backward class (OBC) and Patidar community leaders Alpesh... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Gujarat elections: Does Congress have spokes to outrun the BJP wheel in final lap?Thakor and Jignesh Mevani. Going by crowd turnouts, there was evidence of its s
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
Thakor and Jignesh Mevani. Going by crowd turnouts, there was evidence of its success in large parts of Saurashtra and North Gujarat. Hardik knows Ahmedabad better. He was cautious therefore about his roadshow here despite large participation:... Read more
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asianage
In Gujarat, a recurring question: Where have the jobs gone?just the many worries of youth in the state but also sending out a message for
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
just the many worries of youth in the state but also sending out a message for parties competing for power. A recurrent highlight of a nearly 550-km road trip across north Gujarat is the Gujarati youth's curiosity about the world of white-collar jo... Read more
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dna
Will Vadodara give a shocker to the ruling party this time?MP of Vadodara and city BJP president, Ranjan Bhatt said, "There is no impact o
dna / Posted 5 days ago
MP of Vadodara and city BJP president, Ranjan Bhatt said, "There is no impact of agitation here and all Patel voters from North Gujarat, Saurasthra and Central Gujarat are with BJP. The local government body ruled by BJP has made many... Read more
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dna
Gujarat polls: Rahul hopes for 'zabardast result'; give a fitting reply to opposition's lies, says Modiof the opposition. Earlier in the day, Modi took a seaplane ride from the Saba
dna / Posted 6 days ago
of the opposition. Earlier in the day, Modi took a seaplane ride from the Sabarmati River in Ahmedabad to Dharoi Dam in north Gujarat and returned after offering prayers at the famous Ambaji Temple, ending the ampaign for the second phase of the... Read more
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On last day of campaign, PM Modi makes a splash with seaplane rideof Gujarat assembly polls in style today as he took a seaplane ride from the Sa
dna / Posted 6 days ago
of Gujarat assembly polls in style today as he took a seaplane ride from the Sabarmati River in Ahmedabad to Dharoi Dam in north Gujarat and returned after offering prayers at the famous Ambaji Temple. He boarded the single-engine seaplane from... Read more
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The Hindu
Ensure BJP win in all booths, says Modiensure that BJP wins in every polling booth across the State.” Voting for 93 s
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
ensure that BJP wins in every polling booth across the State.” Voting for 93 seats will be held on Thursday in central and north Gujarat regions. Denied permission to hold a road show here, Mr. Modi nevertheless infused excitement into the last... Read more
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Gulf News
16 seats up for grabs in Ahmedabad mega citythe BJP won 14 seats in the city Ahmedabad: As the clock ticks for the second
Gulf News / Posted 6 days ago
the BJP won 14 seats in the city Ahmedabad: As the clock ticks for the second phase of Assembly polls in central and north Gujarat on December 14, all eyes are on 3.9 million voters of 16 seats in the mega city, considered a stronghold of the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Last day of campaigning in Gujarat, 16 seats up for grabs in Ahmedabadrally in support of BJP candidates, in Gujarat As the clock ticks for the seco
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
rally in support of BJP candidates, in Gujarat As the clock ticks for the second phase of Assembly polls in central and north Gujarat on December 14, all eyes are on 39 lakh voters of 16 seats in the mega city, considered a stronghold of the BJP... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Gujarat elections: Last day attractions before polls include Modi’s seaplane sortie, Rahul’s press conferencethe state. The top leaders’ new strategy of reaching out to the voters comes t
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
the state. The top leaders’ new strategy of reaching out to the voters comes two days before 93 seats of central and north Gujarat will go to polls on Thursday. In the first phase on December 9, polling for 89 seats from Saurashtra-Kutch and... Read more
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dna
Gujarat polls: Denied Permission for roadshow, PM Modi to arrive in Mehsana via seaplane from Sabarmati riverPrime Minister Narendra Modi will take off from Sabarmati Riverfront in Ahmedab
dna / Posted 6 days ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will take off from Sabarmati Riverfront in Ahmedabad on a seaplane and land at Dharoi Dam in North Gujarat on Tuesday. This last stage of campaigning will culminate in PM Narendra Modi's month-long high-decibel campaign... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Gujarat election Live: PM Narendra Modi to fly on seaplane, offer prayers at Ambaji templesortie. 8.30pm: The BJP does not say if Modi would conduct any public meeting
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 6 days ago
sortie. 8.30pm: The BJP does not say if Modi would conduct any public meeting in Ahmedabad or elsewhere in central and north Gujarat where the second phase of polling is to take place. 8.27am: The Prime Minister would return to Ahmedabad... Read more
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dna
Congress is stuck in Blue Whale trap: Narendra Modiplayers are led towards suicide in the final stage. Modi made the comment whil
dna / Posted 6 days ago
players are led towards suicide in the final stage. Modi made the comment while addressing an election rally in Patan in north Gujarat, and came in response to a complaint by Congress leader Arjun Modhwadia during the first phase polling that... Read more
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The Hindu
Hardik spectacle in full play in PatanIt’s 7.45 p.m. in Lanva village on the boundary of Mehsana and Patan districts
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
It’s 7.45 p.m. in Lanva village on the boundary of Mehsana and Patan districts in North Gujarat. More than 40,000 people have gathered at a rally and are waiting for 24-year-old Hardik Patel to address them. After a brief introduction, he begins his... Read more
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The Hindu
Campaign pitch rises to a highthis is the election for the future of Gujarat. Talk something about Gujarat to
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
this is the election for the future of Gujarat. Talk something about Gujarat too,” Mr. Gandhi said, addressing farmers in North Gujarat. Mr. Gandhi addressed four rallies in the region, where voting will be held on December 14. Accusing Mr. Modi... Read more
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The Hindu
BJP using communal card as it fears defeat: Mevanithe electorate, Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani said here on Monday. Mr. Mevani is
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
the electorate, Dalit leader Jignesh Mevani said here on Monday. Mr. Mevani is contesting as an Independent from Vadgam in north Gujarat with Congress support. The BJP, he said, was targeting him on “communal lines” for receiving a cheque for... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Modi, Shah implicate Pak in Gujarat polls, slam Congthe 10-year rule of Congress with those who were given the same awards in my th
Central Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
the 10-year rule of Congress with those who were given the same awards in my three-year tenure”. He also said the entire north Gujarat region, particularly Palanpur region, would witness “unbelievable growth” due to the Delhi-Mumbai Freight... Read more
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The Hindu
Ahmedabad police say no to Modi, Rahul road showsfor second phase of Gujarat polls is coming to a close, both parties have stepp
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
for second phase of Gujarat polls is coming to a close, both parties have stepped up their electioneering in Central and North Gujarat regions which will go for voting on December 14. Total 93 seats will go for voting. Earlier, voting was held... Read more
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The Hindu
Gujarat Assembly Elections phase 1: As it happenedSC/STs or OBCs or is it just like quota promise to Muslims?" Congress vice-pre
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
SC/STs or OBCs or is it just like quota promise to Muslims?" Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will address rallies in North Gujarat today. 12.15 p.m: Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah also expressed concern over the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Has the ‘Gujarat Model’ failed the smartphone generation?and made Thakor hugely popular among women. He has since joined Congress and is
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
and made Thakor hugely popular among women. He has since joined Congress and is contesting elections from Radhanpur in north Gujarat. Thakor stays in regular touch with Hardik and 36-year-old Jignesh Mevani, a lawyer-turned-Dalit activist who... Read more
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