March 22, 2017
Why EVMs are Win-win
Data shows electronic voting machines provide fair elections, which helps improve public utility provisions, reduces crime.
March 14, 2017
Safeguarding Seats Won in 2014 Gave BJP Win in 2017
BJP's sweeping win in the UP Legislative Assembly elections 2017, perusing data that unambiguously pointed towards the Party's win under PM Modi.
March 02, 2017
The Return of the Local
BJP’s recent electoral wins mean the largest national party is now a growing presence in elected local government, within and beyond states it and its allies lead.
January 23, 2017
The Sordid Saga of Rs. 92,651 Crore Post-Harvest Losses
Shankkar Ayar places the figure of Rs. 92,651 crore as the money that farmers lose annually to systemic sloth.
November 23, 2016
Why We Need to Debate the ‘One Nation, One Election’ Idea Further
This “one nation, one policy” notion is deeply flawed and ill-suited for the India of today when the differences among its states are the starkest in the world
November 21, 2016
Demonetisation and Political Realignment in India
Partial demonetisation has ensured a substantial shift in the political discourse to economic issues.
July 09, 2016
Decoding DMK’s Loss in Tamil Nadu Polls: Conspiracy Theory or Alliance Math Gone Wrong?
The article explores reasons for DMK's loss in the Tamil Nadu assembly elections and attributes it to alliance math gone wrong
May 23, 2016
Congress’s long goodbye
Vivek Dehejia of IDFC Institute shares his reflections on the recent assembly elections in India and what they augur for the governing BJP and the opposition Congress parties.
May 23, 2016
The Times Table
The sign of the times is: National parties out, alliances in
May 22, 2016
Ideas-Mukt Congress Scripts Its Own Electoral Eclipse
India needs a new credible opposition.