Gandhinagar

  • LK Advani files nomination, declares assets of over Rs 7 crore 05-04-2014 06:19 PM

    Gandhinagar: Veteran BJP leader and former Deputy Prime Minister LK Advani has declared in his affidavit before the election authority that he and his family possess assets of over Rs 7 crore. Advani on Saturday filed nomination from Gandhinagar Lok Sabha constituency. As per the affidavit, his and his family's...
  • All praise for each other, Modi, Advani vow to lead BJP back to power 05-04-2014 02:18 PM

    Gandhinagar: Leaving the bitterness of ticket row behind, BJP stalwarts Narendra Modi and LK Advani jointly addressed party workers in Gandhinagar on Saturday, praising each other and vowing victory for the party in the Lok Sabha elections. Mody said the party workers have to ensure victory of Advani by a...
  • Lok Sabha polls: Rajnath Singh, LK Advani to file nomination papers today 05-04-2014 07:51 AM

    New Delhi: With just days left for the nine-phase Lok Sabha elections to begin, BJP President Rajnath Singh and party patron LK Advani will file their nomination papers on Saturday. Rajnath, a sitting MP from Ghaziabad is trying his luck in Lucknow this elections. Advani, a five-time MP from Gandhinagar...
  • Gujarat: Advani, Modi to share stage, boost party workers ahead of polls 05-04-2014 07:47 AM

    New Delhi: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader LK Advani will share a stage with the party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi in Nabhoi, Gujarat on Saturday. The two leaders will address party workers. Advani is likely to file his nomination papers from Gandhinagar, Gujarat. Modi and Advani's daughter Pratibha will...
  • LK Advani's daughter campaigns for her father in Gandhinagar seat 28-03-2014 11:55 PM

    Ahmedabad: BJP veteran LK Advani's daughter Pratibha kickstarted her father's election campaign from the Gandhinagar Lok Sabha seat on Friday. "Like everytime, I will help my father in campaign this time as well," Pratibha, who had also campaigned for her father for 2009 elections, said. She also claimed that Advani...
  • Gandhinagar-Ahmedabad battle: Loath Advani, actor Rawal, miffed Pathak 26-03-2014 12:17 PM

    Ahmedabad: If elections are all about just winning and losing, the number of people betting on the BJP losing any of the three seats comprising Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad, would form a minuscule minority. The twin seats of Ahmedabad along with the Gandhinagar seat are BJP bastions to say the least....
  • Can the Modi-Advani duo sweep the Gujarat? 22-03-2014 02:36 PM

    Ahmedabad: With the suspense over on which will be the second seat that Narendra Modi will contest the general election from as well as which seat BJP patriarch LK Advani will fight from having been decided, it is clear that Modi's primary consideration in fielding himself from Vadodara and Advani...
  • Advani calls truce, to contest from Gandhinagar 20-03-2014 11:25 PM

    Playing down reports of differences over his candidature, Lal Krishna Advani on Thursday evening said that he will be contesting 2014 Lok Sabha elections from Gandhinagar in Gujarat, the seat which has been allotted to him on Wednesday. ...
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  • BJP mollifies LK Advani but Jaswant Singh still sulking over LS seat 20-03-2014 09:36 PM

    New Delhi: While the Bharatiya Janta Party managed to mollify Lal Krishna Advani, the party is still facing rebellion from its senior leader Jaswant Singh, who is keen on contesting Lok Sabha elections from his hometown Barmer in Rajasthan. While after a day long drama, Advani on Thursday evening declared...
  • News 360: Norway ship reaches site of suspected Malaysian plane debris 20-03-2014 08:43 PM

    Norwegian car carrier Hoegh St. Petersburg has reached the area in the southern Indian Ocean off Australia where two floating objects, suspected to be debris from the missing Malaysian jetliner, were spotted, the ship's owner said on Thursday. ...
  • A Billion Votes: LK Advani decides to contest from Gandhinagar 20-03-2014 07:47 PM

    Playing down reports of differences over his candidature, Lal Krishna Advani on Thursday evening said that he will be contesting 2014 Lok Sabha elections from Gandhinagar in Gujarat, the seat which has been allotted to him on Wednesday. ...
  • LK Advani says he will contest Lok Sabha elections from Gandhinagar 20-03-2014 07:11 PM

    Playing down reports of differences over his candidature, Lal Krishna Advani on Thursday evening said that he will be contesting 2014 Lok Sabha elections from Gandhinagar in Gujarat, the seat which has been allotted to him on Wednesday. In a statement released on Thursday evening, Advani said, "Having represented Gandhinagar...
  • LK Advani has his way, BJP lets him decide his seat for Lok Sabha elections 20-03-2014 05:49 PM

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party has decided to leave the decision on choice of seat for party veteran LK Advani to the man himself. "I have spoken to all the party leaders. I have consulted the Parliamentary Board and the CEC members as well. We have decided that the...
  • Advani is free to contest from Gandhinagar or Bhopal: Rajnath Singh 20-03-2014 04:48 PM

    New Delhi: Amid reports of differences within the Bharatiya Janata Party over LK Advani's candidature from Gandhinagar even though he wanted Bhopal, party President Rajnath Singh has now downplayed the rift saying the 86-year-old leader is free to contest from any of the two seats. "Advani is free to chose...
  • No crisis in BJP, all doubts will be clear soon: Venkaiah Naidu 20-03-2014 04:04 PM

    New Delhi: Amidst reports of infighting in the Bharatiya Janata Party over Lok Sabha tickets, party leader Venkaiah Naidu has said that there is no crisis. Rubbishing reports of a rift, Naidu said that all doubts will be clear by Thursday evening. "There is no crisis, who told you Advani...
  • LK Advani embarrasses BJP again 20-03-2014 01:24 PM

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party patriarch LK Advani is sulking once again and this time it is over his Lok Sabha seat. After deliberating on the issue for weeks, the BJP central election committee has finally asked him to contest from his old seat Gandhinagar in Gujarat. But Advani is...
  • After Advani, Jaswant puts BJP in a spot, revolts over Lok Sabha seat 20-03-2014 12:38 PM

    New Delhi: It will be a double whammy for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) if its senior member Jaswant Singh carries out his threat after Lal Krishna Advani's reluctance to contest from Gandhinagar in Gujarat. Jaswant has reportedly warned the party that he will fight the Lok Sabha elections as...
  • Modi, Sushma try to persuade Advani to contest from Gandhinagar 20-03-2014 12:21 PM

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is in a damage control mode after the divide within the party over veteran LK Advani's Lok Sabha seat came out in the open. Advani has been nominated to fight from the Gandhinagar seat again, even though he himself wants to contest from...
  • Will the Advani, Modi battle weaken BJP's chances of coming to power? 19-03-2014 09:50 PM

    Bringing an end to massive speculations, senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader LK Advani has been named as the party's candidate from Gandhinagar in Gujarat. The party leadership and the senior leader were divided over Advani's candidature for the polls. ...
  • Gandhinagar, Bhopal in the fray as BJP brainstorms over Advani's seat 19-03-2014 11:50 AM

    New Delhi: After finalising its PM candidate Narendra Modi's Varanasi seat, the Bharatiya Janata Party is now brainstorming over senior leader LK Advani's seat. As the BJP meets on Wednesday to decide on more seats, the Madhya Pradesh unit of the party is backing senior leader LK Advani's candidature from...
  • BJP to decide on Modi's Gujarat seat, Advani's candidature today 19-03-2014 07:54 AM

    New Delhi: All eyes are on the Bharatiya Janata Party as the party's Central Election Committee meets on Wednesday to finalise its list of candidates for Rajasthan and the remaining seats of Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh. A decision is also likely on the second seat for the party's Prime...
  • Watch: Advani expresses desire to contest LS polls from Gandhinagar 28-02-2014 07:36 PM

    Senior BJP leader LK Advani was in his constituency Gandhinagar on Friday. He has expressed the desire to contest the Lok Sabha elections again, but said that the party will decide. There were rumours earlier that the party had declined to give tickets to very senior leaders. ...
  • Noted danseuse Mallika Sarabhai to join AAP 08-01-2014 04:23 PM

    Ahmedabad: Another famous name will join AAP's growing list of members. Noted danseuse Mallika Sarabhai will be joining the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Wednesday. She will join the AAP's rank in Ahmedabad. "Mallika Sarabhai will be joining the AAP later in the day by going to their office in...
  • Sexual assault case: Asaram moves Gandhinagar court for regular bail 24-10-2013 03:42 PM

    Self-styled godman Asaram has moved a Gujarat court for bail on grounds of delay in filing of FIR in connection with the sexual assault case lodged by two Surat-based sisters against him and son Narayan Sai. "We have moved the sessions court in Gandhinagar for regular bail. The matter may...
  • Modi woos students, says youth empowerment essential for development 19-10-2013 12:27 PM

    Gandhinagar: In an attempt to woo students at the convocation of Deen Dayal Upadhyaya university in Gandhinagar, Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Saturday called the youth, the energy of the country. He said that it is essential to channelise the youth in the right direction as...
  • Parents of boys who were found dead near Asaram's ashram go on fast 07-10-2013 01:15 PM

    Ahmedabad: There is more trouble for self-styled godman Asaram. The parents of the two boys who were found dead near Asaram's Gandhinagar ashram five years ago have gone on a fast. On July 5, 2008, the decomposed bodies of two young cousins were found on the banks of Sabarmati River...
  • Gujarat House passes new Lokayukta bill for the 2nd time 01-10-2013 09:40 PM

    Gandhinagar: In the continuing tug of war between Narendra Modi government and the Governor, the state assembly on Tuesday passed the Gujarat Lokayukta Ayog Bill 2013 for a second time without incorporating any major changes sought by Raj Bhavan, setting the stage for a fresh confrontation. Governor Kamla Beniwal had...
  • Not just coal files, entire government is missing in Delhi: Modi 17-09-2013 10:05 PM

    Gandhinagar: BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi on Tuesday said there is a groundswell of 'hatred and dislike' against the UPA government and common people are eagerly awaiting to exercise their mandate to vote the government out of power. "The 2014 Lok Sabha elections; from the time I started knowing...
  • Gujarat: Govt decides to award one farmer from each district in India 20-08-2013 05:38 PM

    The Gujarat government for the first time has decided to award one farmer from each of the 671 districts at its global agriculture summit to be held next month, to recognise their contribution to farm sector. The two-day 'Global Agriculture Summit', that will begin from September 9 in Gandhinagar, would...