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avatar By : Gyaneshwar Dayal
The results of the Delhi MCD are finally out and as expected the BJP has swept the polls. The Aam Aadmi Party and the Congress has been decimated in the MCD elections and it is almost like a repeat of Maharashtra performance of the BJP where it swept most of...
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avatar By : Gyaneshwar Dayal
With only two weeks to go for the MCD elections that would be held on April 23, 2017, the political parties in the fray are doing everything to woo the Delhi voters. But Delhi voter is not an easy customer. Delhi the capital city has great demographic diversity. Besides, it...
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BJP performance in Municipal Corporation of Delhi
avatar By : Gyaneshwar Dayal
With weeks to go for the MCD elections, the BJP is hard pressed to sell its achievements in Delhi Municipal corporations. It has dominated the Delhi Municipalities for ten years now and Delhites do not look very convinced about its achievements in general. Even the promises made in its manifesto...
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avatar By : Gyaneshwar Dayal
Aam Aadmi Party government is more than two years old. It came to Delhi with high expectation and high hopes as the people gave its agenda an overwhelming thumbs up. However, the highlight of the two years of the government has been its tussle with the Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najib...
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Who will win Delhi MCD Elections 2017?
avatar By : Gyaneshwar Dayal
The MCD elections are just weeks ahead and all the political parties in the capital are busy executing their plans to grab one of the most prestigious civic bodies in the country. Earlier the MCD used to be a single entity but in 2012 it was trifurcated The MCD was...
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avatar By : Shankar Kumar
Though the Congress party has emerged as a leading party, but it is still away from the majority mark. There are a total 60 assembly seats and a party which wants to form a government will have to win 31 seats. The BJP narrowly missed to unfurl its victory flag...
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avatar By : Shankar Kumar
In the multi-cornered contests in Goa, the ruling BJP failed to win majority. The saffron party came second after the Congress, which surprising all pollsters, managed to win 19 seats. But it too remained two seats away from majority 21 seats, needed to form a government in the 40-member state...
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avatar By : Shankar Kumar
After Uttar Pradesh, it was in Uttarakhand that the ‘Modi wave’ took everyone by surprise. The BJP, which won a landslide victory in the state, broke all records. This the party won despite no declaration of any chief ministerial candidate. Though, the saffron party didn’t repeat the same copybook of...
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avatar By : Shankar Kumar
In winning an election, many factors work. The Congress’s win in Punjab highlights the fact that the party, which has a pan India presence, marked well by projecting Captain Amarinder Singh as its chief ministerial candidate. An experienced and seasoned politician, the Captain had been Chief Minister of Punjab from...
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avatar By : Shankar Kumar
The ‘Modi wave’ stormed Uttar Pradesh, pulverizing Akhilesh-led Samajwadi Party and Mayawati-headed BSP to mere debris. This spectacular performance by the saffron party left far behind its own record, created during the ‘Mandir wave’ in which the party had won more than 230 seats. Reports coming from the ground show...
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Big gains for BJP in UP, Uttarakhand, Goa and Manipur, SAD falls in Punjab The long awaited Exit polls are out and they would be tested on March 11 when the actual results are declared. In the past the Exit polls have been rather unreliable; sometimes they predict rather accurately...
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avatar By : Shankar Kumar
If election is a matter of crude mathematics, all political parties in the fray use all means, including muscle and money power to solve that mathematics in accordance with their capacity and experience. This banality of democracy continues unabated and perhaps, more rudely and brazenly in Uttar Pradesh, which is...
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avatar By : Shankar Kumar
In the long and arduous seven-phase assembly election in Uttar Pradesh, the fifth phase polls for 51 seats saw 57.36 percent voting. Despite this, electioneering for this round of polls remained highly watched affair for political watchers. Simply because of the fact that of the total 11 districts that went...
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avatar By : Shankar Kumar
Over 61 percent turnout in third phase Across Uttar Pradesh, if the Samajwadi Party’s “Kaam Bolta Hai” slogan has to submit to the voters’ acceptability test in real terms, it is in the state’s all 12 districts, stretching from Lucknow to Etawah and Mainpuri to Sitapur and others. Regarded as...
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avatar By : Shankar Kumar
In the do and die battle for the ruling Congress in Uttarakhand, only good performance at hills and plane can keep it away from defeat. In the last election in the state, the party did well in the hills while it’s main rival, the BJP in the plane. This election...
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avatar By : Shankar Kumar
Electoral pundits often say that it is Western Uttar Pradesh that actually sets the trend of voting in the state. They appear to be right as around 65 percent voters participated in the first phase of election, held across 73 of the total 403 assembly seats in the state. A...
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Pro-change wave in Punjab, Goa may go to BJP again
avatar By : Shankar Kumar
Amid tight security, the Election Commission’s close watch which included large scale use of CCTV cameras in voting booths, polls conducted for Punjab’s 117 assembly seats and Goa’s 40 assembly seats, remained largely peaceful. Due to glitches in Electronic Voting Machines in some places in Punjab, though, some tense moments...
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avatar By : Shankar Kumar
Mist over voters’ priority in Punjab assembly election has to a large extent evaporated. Earlier confusion among electorate as to whom they will vote for this time round, has started disappearing. Direct contest between the Congress and the AAP appears to be on the card in Punjab, while Prakash Singh...
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Reading the electoral leaves, Congress may trip in Manipur polls
avatar By : Shankar Kumar
Remaining always in the grip of crisis out of militancy, fake encounters, territorial integrity, blockades and violence, Manipur today symbolizes chaos and unpredictability. According to an estimate, more than 46 per cent of people in Manipur are below the poverty line. Agriculture is the mainstay of people’s life in this...
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avatar By : Shankar Kumar
It is battle of nerves for the BJP and the Congress in Goa, a small state with just 40 assembly seats. Going for the poll on February 4, what is unnerving strategists of these two national level parties is the presence of a rookie, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) which...
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UP election: Lotus may wilt, elephant may tumble under SP-Congress weight
avatar By : Shankar Kumar
After months of talks, and weeklong high drama in the bungalows of Lutyens’ Delhi and Lucknow, the Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Congress finally sealed their pre-poll alliance deal for Uttar Pradesh election. Under this deal, while the SP will contest on 298 seats, the Congress on 105 of the...
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avatar By : Shankar Kumar
In Uttarakhand, like elsewhere, political parties are besieged with the problem of plenty and turncoats. Despite this, in the small hilly state which is going for a single-phase poll on February 15, there is no ambiguity or confusion in assessing what move electorates will take this time around. Four main...
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Punjab Assembly Polls 2017: A Cliffhanger in the Cards
avatar By : Shankar Kumar
It is election time and Punjab has thrown several possibilities regarding winners and losers, yet there is a fear that the ruling Shiromani Akali Dal-Bharatiya Janata Party may not be able to duck anti-incumbency factor this time around. Ruling for the past 10 years, the SAD-BJP combine may find itself...
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avatar By : Shankar Kumar
It is not a mere saying, but a fact that the road to power at the Centre passes through Uttar Pradesh, the highly important state that every political party wants to control in its bid to strengthen its electoral calculations. At the time when the Election Commission has declared seven-phase...
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