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Monday, 5 May 2014 - 7:12pm IST | Place: Mumbai | Agency: dna webdesk

#1 Narendra Modi in Amethi: I will come to Amethi again in 2019 and present an account my work here
BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi today campaiged in Uttar Pradesh, and addressed a rally in Amethi, the bastion of the Gandhis. To stay updated about Modi's UP campaign do read the link.

#2 Bodoland: A saga of failed promises and communal clashes
Bodoland has seen comunal violence break out multiple times as successive governments promise the Bodo's, an ethnic community native to Assam, autonomy and other perks but fail to keep up with their promises.

#3 Narendra Modi's Bangladesh pitch requires a Moditva approach, not Hindutva
Unlike Modi's home state of Gujarat, Bengal or Bengalis have a very complicated history and perhaps an even more complicated identity politics. Language and culture plays a huge role in our identity. Religion, of course, like any other issue, matters too. And as possibly the next prime minister of the largest democracy in the world, Modi needs to take a pragmatic look at one of the most densely populated nations on earth

#4 In 'charge sheet' against Rahul Gandhi, BJP criticises Amethi's development
Coinciding with the visit of Narendra Modi to Amethi, the BJP took the Amethi battle up by another notch by releasing a one-page document evaluating and criticising the lack of development in the Gandhi-ruled Amethi.  

#5 Rahul Gandhi accuses BJP of being double-faced
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Monday accused the BJP of being double-faced, alleging the party and its allies targeted people from Uttar Pradesh in Maharashtra but make promises of transforming UP during elections in the state.

 




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