President Election

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, […]

Gujarat Elections : Narendra Modi filed his nomination on Wednesday

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, on Wednesday, filed his nomination for the battle for the state. Speaking to reporters after filing his papers, Modi took potshots at the media and social activists, saying development was the only agenda this polls. “The Gujarat elections are unique as no political party or media or NGOs decide the […]

Gujarat Elections : Congress declared the name of 24 candidates

Constituency Selected Candidate Viramgam Jagdish Patel Sabarmati Dr. Kaushik Shah Shahpur Gyasudin Habibudin Sheikh Asarwa Dr. Madhuben Pattani Shaher Kotda (SC) Shailendra Parmar Kalol Suresh Patel Jotana (SC) Navin Chandra Chavda Vijapur Babubhai Sakhabhai Patel Deodar Geniben N Thakur Dhanera Nathabhai H Patel Palanpur Rajendra Joshi Himmatnagar C K Patel Modasa Hirabhai Chaudhary (Patel) Meghraj […]

Student Election became Sweetless Sweet

Let us reflect on the elections: why was the turnout a meagre 30% in this year’s DUSU elections? Does that mean that these newly elected representatives do not have the right to represent our issues because they have been elected by a minority? Issues like fee-hike, campus safety, extra-curricular activities, new vocational courses and cultural […]

Neeraj Shekhar is SP candidate from Ballia constituency

Neeraj Shekhar, son of late prime minister Chandra Shekhar, will be the Samajwadi Party candidate from the Ballia Parliamentary constituency, the by-election for which is expected soon. The announcement of Shekhar’s candidature was made by SP leaders Janeshwar Mishra, Ram Gopal Yadav and Amar Singh at a joint press conference in the presence of Shekhar. […]

Former diplomat Ansari elected India’s vice-president

Mohammad Hamid Ansari, a former diplomat and academic, was elected India’s new vice-president on Friday. A nominee of the ruling alliance, Ansari, 70, defeated opposition-backed rival, Najma Heptullah, by 233 votes for the largely ceremonial post. He is India’s third Muslim vice-president. An electoral college of members of parliament elects the vice-president, who also acts […]