March 04, 2018
Congress stranded in no man’s land
The BJP has reiterated its claim of a party with a pan-Indian presence in power, from Dwarka to Dimapur.
February 21, 2018
Do your math. You will see that Modi increasingly looks like a one-term Prime Minister
The BJP has not shown any signs of improving its tally in its weak large states such as West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.
January 27, 2018
The ‘Mathematics’ Behind Early Elections
If the state elections are any harbinger for the next general elections, then the BJP is certainly on a declining trend.
December 21, 2017
Patels, Farmers, Businessmen: Who Voted How In The Gujarat Elections?
On Monday the Bharatiya Janata Party won the Gujarat state assembly elections for the sixth time in a row. It is useful to look deeper into the voter numbers to determine where BJP and Congress gained and lost.
December 21, 2017
What Gujarat Is Telling India
Sieved clean of the ricocheting claims and rhetoric, what do the results from Gujarat tell India?
April 10, 2017
Will the GST Increase Political Fragmentation?
Whether the GST has the potential to exacerbate the growing economic divergence in the country.
March 20, 2017
Blaming it on RaGa and Congress Leaders in La-la Land
The state of the Indian National Congress following the debacle of the recent State Assembly elections.
February 17, 2017
Praveen Chakravarty Weighs in on Simultaneous Elections
Praveen Chakravarty, Senior Fellow at IDFC Institute, cautions against the growing calls for simultaneous Centre and State elections in India.
January 25, 2017
Criminality in Indian Politics
David Keohane reviews Milan Vaishnav's latest book titled, "When Crime Pays, Money and Muscle in Indian Politics."
December 29, 2016
Did "Black Money Induced Asset Price Rise" Really Cause GDP Growth when UPA was in Power?
Rajeev Gowda's rebuttal to S. Gurumurthy's claims that black money induced rise in asset prices led to GDP growth during UPA I rule.