Barring rare exceptions, the people’s impression of the local Trinamool leadership everywhere falls in the same template. corrupt, rowdy and arrogant.
26 Mar 2021
The incumbent Trinamool blames it on the vitriolic anti-Mamata mentality of the CPM, which in their desperation to see the Trinamool defeated, aligned with the devil.
05 Feb 2021
At present, barring the Muslim respondents, the mood for change could be positively tested on the ground if one could go for a random but demographically representative response from the voters.
03 Feb 2021
As the electoral prospects of the Cong dwindle, the party inner circle and the Gandhis are busy alienating charismatic young leaders. Sachin Pilot is just the latest example
14 Jul 2020
However, the ongoing political development in Madhya Pradesh has a subtext that concerns the Congress, which delineates it from the seemingly similar events in other states in the recent past.
11 Mar 2020
BJP has marginalized the Yadavs’ dominance in UP and Bihar by giving them minimalist representation.
28 May 2019
BJP’s rise in the East speaks volumes about India’s ideological shift. But there is another significant message in this result.
24 May 2019
The Nitish factor in Bihar is akin to ‘jaman’, an important ingredient to turn milk to yoghurt, whose company has ensured victories for the allies.
14 May 2019
Seen from the vantage point of Uttar Pradesh, the 2019 elections are about the Modi factor rather than a Modi wave.
29 Apr 2019
Lok Sabha elections 2019: Opposition alliance, caste equation, Modi factor make UP battle interesting
Uttar Pradesh has always acquired centrality during general elections on account of the sheer number of Lok Sabha seats it offers.
11 Apr 2019
Therein lies the moment of anxiety and of potential crisis for BSP coexisting with the optimism.
18 Mar 2019
Of all the six election bound states, Madhya Pradesh excites the most.
26 Nov 2018
This electoral wisdom, coupled with statistical data and past voting trends, has shaped the debate regarding the ongoing/ensuing Assembly elections, particularly in Madhya Pradesh and Chhattisgarh.
19 Nov 2018
As Chhattisgarh goes to the polls on November 12 and 20 in two phases, the electoral dynamics of the state is still fluid and subject to multiple speculations.
11 Nov 2018
Political genius lies not only in devising a strategy to ensure victory for one’s party, but also in preventing the consolidation of rivals
02 Jun 2018
In poll battle between the Left and the Right, the key to power in Tripura lies with Indigenous People’s Front of Tripura, which is contesting elections with BJP.
18 Feb 2018
Four reasons why the February 18 election is an existential battle for the party and why it will feel tremors from the outcome even outside the state.
18 Feb 2018
The grand old party has become irrelevant in Tripura by completely alienating its support base and has become a party just for name’s sake.
17 Feb 2018
The Bihar CM is a past master in the art of defection. His move to the NDA is indicative of regional parties’ perpetual need to woo power to remain relevant in their respective states.
27 Jul 2017
The NDA candidate is not a stray Dalit card played by the BJP. It’s a choice signifying the latent aspirations of some social groups within the Dalit discourse
21 Jun 2017