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3 Critical Questions After India's Historic 2019 General Elections
May 27, 2019
3 Critical Questions After India's Historic 2019 General Elections
India's 2019 elections may herald a new political era.
3 Critical Questions After India's Historic 2019 General Elections
How India’s Liberal Media Facilitated Narendra Modi’s Reelection Sweep
May 23, 2019
How India’s Liberal Media Facilitated Narendra Modi’s Reelection Sweep
The Indian media’s coverage of the elections played into the BJP’s hands.
How India’s Liberal Media Facilitated Narendra Modi’s Reelection Sweep
Modi Flexes Muscles in Kashmir to Woo India’s Hindu Voters
May 07, 2019
Modi Flexes Muscles in Kashmir to Woo India’s Hindu Voters
The Indian prime minister plays the Kashmir card.
Modi Flexes Muscles in Kashmir to Woo India’s Hindu Voters
Making the World’s Largest Democracy Work: How India’s 900 Million Voters Cast Their Ballots
May 01, 2019
Making the World’s Largest Democracy Work: How India’s 900 Million Voters Cast Their Ballots
An incredible amount of electoral machinery makes the practice of democracy possible in India.
Making the World’s Largest Democracy Work: How India’s 900 Million Voters Cast Their Ballots
Kashmir, Pulwama, and Pakistan: Navigating Islam and Citizenship in India
April 17, 2019
Kashmir, Pulwama, and Pakistan: Navigating Islam and Citizenship in India
For segments of the country’s Hindu population, Muslim loyalty to the nation has always been suspect.
Kashmir, Pulwama, and Pakistan: Navigating Islam and Citizenship in India
In India’s Elections, Voters Will Choose Between Guns and Butter
April 11, 2019
In India’s Elections, Voters Will Choose Between Guns and Butter
India’s election sees the two major national parties adopting drastically different pitches to the electorate.
In India’s Elections, Voters Will Choose Between Guns and Butter
India's 2019 General Election Schedule Announced
March 11, 2019
India's 2019 General Election Schedule Announced
The election will take place across seven phases with more than 800 million eligible voters.
India's 2019 General Election Schedule Announced
Road to 2019: India’s Two Main Parties Converge
December 20, 2018
Road to 2019: India’s Two Main Parties Converge
India’s way forward will be a symbiotic endeavor between its two main parties, who are often antagonistic toward each other.
Road to 2019: India’s Two Main Parties Converge
In India, Karnataka Elections Set Stage for Dramatic Showdown in the State and in 2019
May 18, 2018
In India, Karnataka Elections Set Stage for Dramatic Showdown in the State and in 2019
B.S. Yeddyurappa has been sworn in as the new CM of Karnataka. Can he form a government?
In India, Karnataka Elections Set Stage for Dramatic Showdown in the State and in 2019
Gujarat Elections: A Warning for the BJP
December 20, 2017
Gujarat Elections: A Warning for the BJP
Is the election result in the Indian state of Gujarat a sign of things to come?
Gujarat Elections: A Warning for the BJP
Hacking India's Elections
June 01, 2017
Hacking India's Elections
New technology creates opportunities for democracy -- and also threats.
Hacking India's Elections
India's Early 2017 State Elections: What You Need to Know
March 03, 2017
India's Early 2017 State Elections: What You Need to Know
Seven Indian states go to the polls this year. The stakes are high for Indian politics.
India's Early 2017 State Elections: What You Need to Know
Is the Indian Supreme Court's Order to Ban Political Campaigns Based Around Identity Tenable?
January 13, 2017
Is the Indian Supreme Court's Order to Ban Political Campaigns Based Around Identity Tenable?
A recent verdict by the Indian Supreme Court raises questions about electoral politics in the country.
Is the Indian Supreme Court's Order to Ban Political Campaigns Based Around Identity Tenable?
Political Uncertainty Prevails in Jammu and Kashmir
February 03, 2016
Political Uncertainty Prevails in Jammu and Kashmir
A chief minister's sudden death exposes political fault lines in India's only Muslim-majority state.
Political Uncertainty Prevails in Jammu and Kashmir
India’s Smart New Electorate
October 08, 2014
India’s Smart New Electorate
Recent electoral turnarounds show a steep learning curve for populist politicians.
India’s Smart New Electorate
Narendra Modi: India's Shinzo Abe
May 16, 2014
Narendra Modi: India's Shinzo Abe
India's next prime minister has much in common with Japan's nationalistic incumbent.
Narendra Modi: India's Shinzo Abe
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