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Gorkhaland: Troubles on the Teesta
July 31, 2017
Gorkhaland: Troubles on the Teesta
How water-sharing on the Teesta factors in to the debate over a new Gorkhaland state.
Gorkhaland: Troubles on the Teesta
The State of Indian Federalism After the BJP's Election Victories
March 28, 2017
The State of Indian Federalism After the BJP's Election Victories
The BJP won some stunning victories, but Modi will still have to engage with non-BJP state governments.
The State of Indian Federalism After the BJP's Election Victories
The Singur Land Saga Reaches a Historic Point
September 23, 2016
The Singur Land Saga Reaches a Historic Point
The Singur land verdict sets an interest example.
The Singur Land Saga Reaches a Historic Point
After Poor State Election Results, Decline Continues for Indian Congress Party
May 21, 2016
After Poor State Election Results, Decline Continues for Indian Congress Party
The party's political relevance continues to shrink across India.
After Poor State Election Results, Decline Continues for Indian Congress Party
Indian State Election Results: What You Need to Know
May 20, 2016
Indian State Election Results: What You Need to Know
Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Assam, and West Bengal all just posted results. Here's what you need to know.
Indian State Election Results: What You Need to Know
Why Peace Talks Between India and Pakistan Fell Apart Once Again
April 15, 2016
Why Peace Talks Between India and Pakistan Fell Apart Once Again
The Diplomat‘s Ankit Panda and Akhilesh Pillalamarri discuss the April 2016 collapse of peace talks between India and Pakistan.
Why Peace Talks Between India and Pakistan Fell Apart Once Again
Indian State Elections in West Bengal, Assam: What Are the Stakes?
April 12, 2016
Indian State Elections in West Bengal, Assam: What Are the Stakes?
India's ruling party will need a strong showing in upcoming state elections for its national reform agenda to succeed.
Indian State Elections in West Bengal, Assam: What Are the Stakes?
Making India's Investor Summits More Effective
January 16, 2015
Making India's Investor Summits More Effective
Many Indian states are using summits to reach out to investors. They could be improved.
Making India's Investor Summits More Effective
April 13, 2013
West Bengal: A State in Need of Redemption
Under Mamata Banerjee, West Bengal continues to struggle politically and economically.
West Bengal: A State in Need of Redemption
The Left Gains Ground in India’s Northeast
March 04, 2013
The Left Gains Ground in India’s Northeast
The assembly election results from India’s northeast are a reminder of the nation’s political division.
The Left Gains Ground in India’s Northeast
India Ups the Ante Along Chinese Border
August 22, 2012
India Ups the Ante Along Chinese Border
India has reactivated its Panagarh air base in W. Bengal with possible mid-air refueling tanker aircraft.
India Ups the Ante Along Chinese Border
Will Banerjee Derail UPA?
March 16, 2012
Will Banerjee Derail UPA?
Plans for a hike in rail fares by Dinesh Trivedi have angered West Bengal’s chief minister. Congress is in trouble.
Will Banerjee Derail UPA?
Populism and Paschimbanga
August 22, 2011
Populism and Paschimbanga
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has chosen to rename the state Paschimbanga. Does it matter?
Populism and Paschimbanga
Banerjee's Misplaced Priorities
June 20, 2011
Banerjee's Misplaced Priorities
Recently-elected West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee seems to have some unusual priorities lined up.
Banerjee's Misplaced Priorities
May 31, 2011
Getting Over India’s Gender Bias
Isn’t it time to stop judging female politicians solely on what they do to improve the status of women in India?
Getting Over India’s Gender Bias
Marxism Liberated in India
May 26, 2011
Marxism Liberated in India
The communists took a drubbing in recent assembly elections. It’s probably a good result for Marxism.
Marxism Liberated in India
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