Archive for December, 2007

HP Elections : BJP captured power in Himachal Pradesh

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has been elected to power in Himachal Pradesh, wresting control from the Congress party, which heads the national government, the Election Commission said on Friday. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) captured power in Himachal Pradesh on Friday by defeating the Congress and declared that its victory was a clear sign of […]

Congress:Sonia’s comment merchants of death was for failure of the Gujarat administration

The Congress has gone into denial mode over the Election Commission notice over Sonia Gandhi’s ‘merchant of death’ comment. Sonia Gandhi has replied saying that her speech did not refer to any one individual and was a comment on the political reality in Gujarat. Congress General Secretray Digvijay Singh has replied to the Election Commission […]

Gujarat Elections : First phase of assembly elections is peacefuly over

Polling is on in Gujarat. It is the day that counts for Narendra Modi. Modi, who is literally facing a battle for his political survival, has been crisscrossing the state on a rath, often getting into a war of words with the Prime Minister and the Congress President, Dissidents in Gujarat’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party […]

Gujarat Elections : Modi and Sonia attacking each other

Chief Minister Narendra Modi won the 2002 Gujarat elections almost single-handedly with his rhetorics. But this time BJP spin doctors are trying to give him a larger than life image of a matured leader who aspires to take the state forward with his futuristic dreams. Modi, known for his oratory, is currently playing the card […]

Gujarat Elections : BJP expelled to its 15 leaders from the party

Bharatiya Janata Party expelled to its 15 leaders from the party who are contesting as independent candidates in the Assembly election.  Three of these are former MLAs who have been denied ticket. The candidates are Ishwarbhai Rout (Mota Ponda), Rajnikant Rajvadi (Navsari), Tersinh Damor (Dohad), Indranath Parmar (Sojitra), Dilipbhai Patel( Anand), Rajeshbhai Pathak( Balasinor), Prahaladbhai […]

Gujarat Elections : Narendra Modi’s controversial remarks have became fierce issue

Modi’s statement in an election campaign at Mangrol in Gujarat proved that at last he dared to say what he was subsiding all these days. Yes, Gujarat is back again to election now with hot issues which earlier seemed to be issueless. During the election rally Modi while referring to Sonia who held Modi responsible […]

Gujarat Elections : Congress kept up its attack on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi

The Congress kept up its attack on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, saying he should be tried and convicted for human rights violations, but refrained from focusing on the 2002 riots. “Modi’s track record on the one issue of human rights has been abysmal. Those who think that we are hesitant to rake it up, […]

Gujarat Elections : BJP filed a compliant with the Election Commission against Sonia Gandhi

The BJP on Sunday filed a compliant with the Election Commission against Congress president Sonia Gandhi saying her speech at one of the election rallies violated the model code of conduct. “We have submitted a complaint to the Election Commission against Sonia Gandhi,” According to general secretary of the Gujarat unit of BJP, Jayanti Barot, […]