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  • who will don the crown in bihar?

    October 19, 2020 12:32 am Published by

    For more than one reason, the 2020 Bihar assembly polls is far different than similar electoral contests going back to nearly three decades.  This is the first assembly polls in 30 years when  the so-called Mandal messiahs such as  Lalu... View Article

  • Is Nitish Kumar’s return as CM not so easy?

    October 19, 2020 12:30 am Published by

    The big question before Bihar goes to polls in three phases from October 28 to November 7 is whether Nitish Kumar can return as chief minister easily for the fourth time. This is in spite of some pollsters predicting a... View Article

  • The Open Fields of Uttar Pradesh Will cycle sprint across or saffron colour it ?

    February 8, 2017 10:44 am Published by

    The power play in Uttar Pradesh, the political cauldron of India, never ceases to amaze. The sudden yearning of Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, when everything was going his way, to seek a pre-poll alliance with Rahul-led Congress, a sinking ship... View Article

  • War of the Hills

    February 8, 2017 10:43 am Published by

    The Election Commission has announced the dates for the Assembly elections in five states, omitting as of now the crucial election of Gujarat which too is due this year. With over 16 crore voters participating in the various Assembly polls,... View Article

  • A Leader From The Front

    April 20, 2016 10:38 am Published by

    There is a dearth of leadership in the country, who can lead the nation from the front and take it, to the zenith with his vision, planned mission and hard work. This is possible only when visionary leaders from our... View Article

  • Lotus set to bloom in Kerala backwaters

    April 20, 2016 10:37 am Published by

    Predicting the outcomes of Kerala elections has always been psephologists’ nightmare. This time the situation has become even more complex. For more than two decades, the two political fronts – Left Democratic Front (LDF) and United Democratic Front (UDF) –... View Article

  • UP elections SP The Frontrunner BSP in struggle for 2nd place

    February 25, 2012 10:16 am Published by

    As the battle for Uttar Pradesh enters the final stages with the first phase of election began on February 8, there is much confusion as to who will win or lead the race. There are (opinion) polls and polls but... View Article

  • Up Runs On Poll-Metre

    February 25, 2012 10:14 am Published by

    The first phase of polling in the suspense filled Uttar Pradesh assembly elections where 55 constituencies went to the polls recorded a 20 per cent increase in voter turnout as compared to the last assembly polls. Despite the heavy rains... View Article

  • Mulayam Checkmates Opponents Bukhari pledges support to SP

    February 18, 2012 11:31 am Published by

    In what is being seen as a hotting up of the Uttar Pradesh political scene, media and politics-savvy chief head priest of Jama Masjid, Delhi, Syed Ahmed Bukhari or ‘Shahi Imam’ as he likes to be called, and some other... View Article

  • Unveiling, Veiling All at UP tax-payers’ cost

    February 4, 2012 1:27 pm Published by

    Whether it be the ceremonious unveiling of the mammoth costly bronze, marble and stone statues of Chief Minister Mayawati’s and elephants, the BSP party symbol, or the hurried veiling of these same statues on the order of the Election Commission... View Article