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POLITICS

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Narendra Modi, Amit Shah, Rahul Gandhi, Gujarat Polls

Gujarat Assembly elections: 9 things I learnt from the campaign battlefield

If Congress hopes to defeat BJP, they will have to fight every election as if their life depends on it. That’s the only way Modi and Shah know how to fight elections.

POLITICS

 |  Angiography  |   Long-form
BJP, Gujarat Polls, Indian National Congress, Rahul Gandhi

Main challenges for Rahul Gandhi as Congress president

His re-energised version now must help his party recover its lost cadre base and local-meets-national narrative.

VOICES

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Winter Session of Parliament, Reluctant politician, Congress president, Rahul Gandhi

Rahul Gandhi may be physically fit, but politics requires different stamina

With all eyes fixed on the Congress president, he will have to prove his political mettle soon.

POLITICS

 |  Breaking Views  |   Long-form
GST, Demonetisation, Hardik Patel, Rahul Gandhi

Gujarat Assembly elections: 10 major takeaways

An election, which seemed like a comfortable walk along the lovely Sabarmati riverfront for the BJP, is going down to the wire.

POLITICS

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VARIETY

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Rahul Gandhi, Congress, Gujarat Assembly elections, BJP manifesto

BJP releasing manifesto day before phase one of Gujarat Assembly polls is opportunistic

Finance minister Arun Jaitley launching 'Sankalp Patra' after Rahul Gandhi's Twitter rebuke is also damage control.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Gujarat Assembly elections, Congress, Rahul Gandhi, Mani Shankar Aiyar

Rahul Gandhi clears first test by suspending Mani Shankar Aiyar

The pace and the manner in which the party president-to-be handled the controversy marks a shift in Congress politics.

VOICES

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Neech aadmi remark, Rahul Gandhi, Mani Shankar Aiyar

Oh Mani Shankar Aiyar, why did you have to speak

The 'Tamilian-not-so-well-versed-in-Hindi' seems to aspiring for a Congress-mukt Bharat, even more than Amit Shah.

POLITICS

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Neech aadmi remark, Rahul Gandhi, Mani Shankar Aiyar

Rahul Gandhi sacking Mani Shankar Aiyar for his ‘neech aadmi’ remark is cue for BJP to walk the talk

While the Congress old guard was falling into BJP’s old trap of distortion, the president-elect has shown much-needed decisiveness.

VOICES

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Gujarat Polls, Congress, Rahul Gandhi

Gujarat election 2017: BJP rattled, Rahul Gandhi has one-upped Modi in his backyard

Almost as if in recognition of the effort, the Congress party nominated him president.