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India’s Marathon Election Ends, Vote Counting to Begin Thursday
May 21, 2019
India’s Marathon Election Ends, Vote Counting to Begin Thursday
Turnout remained high at 64.9 percent.
India’s Marathon Election Ends, Vote Counting to Begin Thursday
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
Indian Foreign Policy After the Elections: All Eyes on China
April 04, 2019
Indian Foreign Policy After the Elections: All Eyes on China
Whatever comes after India’s election, the role of China will loom large in Indian foreign policy.
Indian Foreign Policy After the Elections: All Eyes on China
5 Kings and 1 Queen: Who Are the Most Powerful State Leaders in India?
March 25, 2019
5 Kings and 1 Queen: Who Are the Most Powerful State Leaders in India?
Which of India’s chief ministers are really chief? And how should we measure this?
5 Kings and 1 Queen: Who Are the Most Powerful State Leaders in India?
Where Are India's Women Politicians?
October 12, 2018
Where Are India's Women Politicians?
22 years since the initial proposal, the Women’s Reservation Bill remains out of reach.
Where Are India's Women Politicians?
A Rare Opportunity for India's Congress Party
October 13, 2017
A Rare Opportunity for India's Congress Party
India faces an infinite number of economic and development issues that all need new ideas and solutions.
A Rare Opportunity for India's Congress Party
Kashmir Goes to the Polls
April 05, 2017
Kashmir Goes to the Polls
Yogi Adityanath’s appointment as chief minister in Uttar Pradesh imperils the PDP-BJP coalition's prospects in Kashmir.
Kashmir Goes to the Polls
Indian Parliament Passes Highly Anticipated Goods and Services Tax Bill
August 04, 2016
Indian Parliament Passes Highly Anticipated Goods and Services Tax Bill
The long-awaited bill finally passes after a political compromise is reached.
Indian Parliament Passes Highly Anticipated Goods and Services Tax Bill
Indian Bill to Overhaul Monetary Policymaking Passes Lower House
May 06, 2016
Indian Bill to Overhaul Monetary Policymaking Passes Lower House
New proposed legislation could drastically overhaul Indian monetary policy-making.
Indian Bill to Overhaul Monetary Policymaking Passes Lower House
Why India's Upcoming State Elections Matter
April 09, 2016
Why India's Upcoming State Elections Matter
West Bengal, Assam, Tamil Nadu, and Kerala will be the next states to decide the short-term fate of Indian politics.
Why India's Upcoming State Elections Matter
Narendra Modi's BJP Trounced in Bihar Legislative Assembly Elections
November 09, 2015
Narendra Modi's BJP Trounced in Bihar Legislative Assembly Elections
In a political earthquake, the National Democratic Alliance loses out in Bihar's legislative elections.
Narendra Modi's BJP Trounced in Bihar Legislative Assembly Elections
Tough Times in Indian Politics for the BJP and the Congress
August 07, 2015
Tough Times in Indian Politics for the BJP and the Congress
Both major Indian political parties have run into major stumbling blocks. Which will emerge on top?
Tough Times in Indian Politics for the BJP and the Congress
Despite Political Losses, Congress Puts up a Fight in India
August 28, 2014
Despite Political Losses, Congress Puts up a Fight in India
Despite its massive electoral win, the BJP's political power in India is not absolute.
Despite Political Losses, Congress Puts up a Fight in India
Why India Needs an Opposition Leader
August 26, 2014
Why India Needs an Opposition Leader
The quality of Indian democracy will suffer should India lack an opposition leader.
Why India Needs an Opposition Leader
India's Parliament Will Have No Opposition Leader
June 13, 2014
India's Parliament Will Have No Opposition Leader
The BJP's dominance over legislative politics is all but certain as Lok Sabha forgoes an opposition leader.
India's Parliament Will Have No Opposition Leader
India and Pakistan Resume Cross-Border Trade After Heroin Row
February 14, 2014
India and Pakistan Resume Cross-Border Trade After Heroin Row
Also, Modi meets U.S. diplomat, green-on-blue attacks are back, and pepper spray in parliament.
India and Pakistan Resume Cross-Border Trade After Heroin Row
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