When Gram Panchayat members are carted off to a resort and flown in to move a ‘no confidence motion’ against a sitting president, it can set a precedent in local body elections.
On the basis of the caste basis headcount, the state government will formulate policies considering their population and economic status, government sources said.
Caste politics set to take centerstage; YSRC, TDP begin renewed efforts to woo BCs
When it comes to tribes which are mostly close-knit groups, they keep issues of common interest within the community, keeping outsiders at bay.
The world of football has always been entwined by political posturing, tribalism, state propaganda and modes of masculinity since its inception.
Nikunj Patel, a social worker and computer engineer, says the protest against the river linking project was against the entire tribal community.
Sri Lanka's President invited all political parties for talks aimed at ending the Tamil ethnic issue by February 4 next year -- Sri Lanka's 75th anniversary of independence from Britain.
NCP chief Sharad Pawar said no state CM had ever gone to see a ‘baba’ to check his fate.
According to analysts, political parties are at times compelled to give tickets to dynasts either due to the strong 'winnability' factor or in the absence of alternative political clout.
Expressing his opinion that politics is not for sensitive people, he said in politics, one has to be rough and tough.
Mango orchards, temporary tents in vacant spaces and even public gardens witness large gatherings with people having a joyous time with their near and dear during Vana Bhojanam.
The farmhouse drama is being used as a political weapon by the ruling TRS against the BJP.
Bihar Panchayati Raj minister and senior Congress leader Murari Gautam alleged that ‘Nal-Jal Yojana’ (tap water to each household) had failed in the state.
Most of them are loyalists of Jyotiraditya Scindia who fear getting dropped by BJP, besides a few from Mahakoshal, who have been close to Kamal Nath for years.
She said that the RSS is working for the betterment of the nation. She also vehemently rejected that the Sangh is anti-woman.
The march, demanding fresh general elections, was suspended following the attack on Imran Khan on November 3. He will join the long march in Rawalpindi when it reaches there in 10 to 14 days.
My Life in Indian Politics is co-authored by Mohsina and journalist Rasheed Kidwai.
During a meeting with party activists, he said that the BJP managed to secure so many votes even though TRS deployed ministers, MLAs and other leaders for campaigning.
The NCP has urged Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde to sack Abdul Sattar and two other ministers, while state women's commission urged the Maharashtra police to initiate a probe.
Taking an anti-corruption and clean-governance electoral plank, Khan renamed his party the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI).