Narendra Modi sworn in as Gujarat Chief Minister

Narendra Modi sworn in as Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday took oath as Gujarat's chief minister for the fourth time after leading his party the Bharatiya Janata Party to a sweeping win in Assembly elections. This will be Modi's third consecutive stint as the Gujarat chief minister. ...
12:22 PM, Dec 26, 2012
We congratulate Modi, but Nitish is a better PM candidate: JD(U)

We congratulate Modi, but Nitish is a better PM candidate: JD(U)

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi is all set for a hat-trick as the BJP leads in 112 of the total 182 seats. ...
11:50 AM, Dec 20, 2012

Modi a key leader but decision on PM nominee later: BJP

Modi a key leader but decision on PM nominee later: BJP As Narendra Modi headed for a hat-trick in Gujarat, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Thursday parried questions on whether he will be the party's prime ministerial candidate in the next Lok Sabha elections. "Modi bhai has always been an important leader in the BJP...We are not a dynastic party which is led by a Yuvaraj. We function in a pure democratic fashion," BJP chief spokesperson Ravi Shankar Prasad said hitting...
11:43 AM, Dec 20, 2012
I'll vote for Narendra Modi for PM's post, says BJP leader Smriti Irani

I'll vote for Narendra Modi for PM's post, says BJP leader Smriti Irani

Expressing her support for Narendra Modi for prime ministerial post, BJP leader Smriti Irani said her vote goes to the Gujarat Chief Minister. Smriti said Modi is the tallest leader across the party lines and has proved that he fits for the post. ...
09:33 AM, Dec 20, 2012
Gujarat post-poll survey: Modi enjoys huge lead over opponents

Gujarat post-poll survey: Modi enjoys huge lead over opponents

Chief Minister Narendra Modi looks all set for a hat-trick in the Gujarat elections. A CNN-IBN-The Week post poll survey conducted by CSDS has found that Keshubhai Patel's rebellion hasn't been able to dampen Modi's prospects. ...
10:24 AM, Dec 18, 2012
Gujarat elections: 'BJP will win convincingly'

Gujarat elections: 'BJP will win convincingly'

BJP leader Harin Pathak on Monday claimed that the party would ride back to power without any problem. ...
02:25 PM, Dec 17, 2012
Gujarat elections: Modi's victory is assured, say supporters

Gujarat elections: Modi's victory is assured, say supporters

Narendra Modi cast his vote at Ranip on Monday in the second and final phase of polling in the Gujarat assembly elections. ...
10:37 AM, Dec 17, 2012

Gujarat polls: 70 pc turnout in last phase

Gujarat polls: 70 pc turnout in last phase Gujarat is set for the second and final round of polling on Monday. The Bharatiya Janata Party has left no stones unturned as it remains apprehensive of a possible dent in its bastion of Saurashtra, courtesy rebel Keshubhai Patel's new party, the Gujarat Parivartan Party (GPP). ...
08:40 AM, Dec 17, 2012

Gujarat elections: Final phase of voting today

Gujarat elections: Final phase of voting today Gujarat is set for the second and final round of polling on Monday. The Bharatiya Janata Party has left no stones unturned as it remains apprehensive of a possible dent in its bastion of Saurashtra, courtesy rebel Keshubhai Patel's new party, the Gujarat Parivartan Party (GPP). The first phase of voting saw a record 70.75 per cent turnout, with the Congress confident that the high turnout meant a certain "regime-change"....
07:32 AM, Dec 17, 2012

Gujarat polls: Voting for 2nd phase on Monday, Modi in fray

Gujarat polls: Voting for 2nd phase on Monday, Modi in fray Ninety-five seats will go for polling on Monday in the second and last phase of Gujarat Assembly elections in which 1.98 crore voters will decide the fate of 820 candidates including Chief Minister Narendra Modi, who is seeking his third term. ...
06:08 PM, Dec 16, 2012

Gujarat elections: Bookies predict Modi's victory

Gujarat elections: Bookies predict Modi's victory The campaigning has ended. Loudspeakers have fallen silent. However, on the eve of the second and final phase of polling in Gujarat, the underground betting markert in Ahmedabad is buzzing with activity, and it places Chief Minister Narendra Modi as a front runner in the race. ...
07:26 AM, Dec 16, 2012

Gujarat elections: Deeply divided Godhra braces for poll

Gujarat elections: Deeply divided Godhra braces for poll A decade after Godhra provided the spark that ignited almost the whole of Gujarat into a communal cauldron, this relatively underdeveloped constituency in the prosperous state remains deeply divided along religious lines. Going to poll in the second phase on December 17, the Muslims, who have a large presence among the 2.13 lakh electorate, are still not ready to forget and forgive the 2002 communal carnage, notwithstanding Chief Minister Narendra...
10:44 AM, Dec 14, 2012

Gujarat Yatra: The two sides to vibrant Ahmedabad

Gujarat Yatra: The two sides to vibrant Ahmedabad Our series on Gujarat Yatra ends with our final stop, at Ahmedabad, which is often perceived as a city of contrasts, between the urban areas and the resettlement colonies for the riots victims across the Sabaramati that paint a picture of neglect. These are the two sides to a vibrant Ahmedabad: one with the hustle and bustle, well-paved roads and a rapid transport system that has become a role model...
09:44 AM, Dec 14, 2012
First phase of Gujarat polls sees record turnout

First phase of Gujarat polls sees record turnout

A record voter turnout was registered in the first phase of the Gujarat Assembly elections on Thursday in the biggest electoral test for Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) stalwart and Chief Minister Narendra Modi, who is seeking a third straight term. ...
11:58 PM, Dec 13, 2012
Gujarat polls: First phase sees record voter turnout

Gujarat polls: First phase sees record voter turnout

A record voter turnout was registered in the first phase of the Gujarat Assembly elections on Thursday in the biggest electoral test for Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) stalwart and Chief Minister Narendra Modi, who is seeking a third straight term. ...
10:24 PM, Dec 13, 2012