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Mar 14, 2017
Muslim backwardness in Uttar Pradesh has nothing much to do with the number of Muslim MLAsThe massive victory of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Uttar Pradesh has led to many Left and secular critics pointing out the limitations of democracy in India.
Feb 23, 2017
Ruckus in Gujarat Assembly: 20 Congress MLAs evicted over use of police force in farmers' rallyAround 20 Gujarat Congress MLAs were evicted from the Assembly after the Speaker suspended them for staging protests inside the House over the issue of alleged use of police force during a farmers' rally in Sanand near Ahmedabad on 14 February.
Feb 16, 2017
Arvind Kejriwal a dream merchant, still in opposition mode: Ajay MakenCongress leader Ajay Maken has said that Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is a "dream merchant" who is still in "opposition mode" and that the AAP government has failed to meet expectations of the people in several areas, including infrastructure, health and education.
Feb 14, 2017
With Sasikala convicted, AIADMK MLAs know O Panneerselvam, not Edappadi, is their last resortIn fact, more than the Supreme Court verdict, Sasikala & Co face an un assailable charge from which no court or fort can extricate them: the popular belief among party cadre and Jayalalithaa admirers that it was this grisly gang that caused their ‘dear Amma’ much bad name all through.
Feb 13, 2017
Uttarakhand Election 2017: Political crisis of 2016, Harish Rawat's victim projection might help BJP winThe constitutional crisis of 2017 highlighted the neck and neck race between BJP and Congress.
Feb 13, 2017
AIADMK Crisis Day 7: SC verdict awaited, A-G advises floor test; here are key highlights on Tamil Nadu dramaAmidst the growing suspense over the pending Supreme Court verdict on AIADMK General Secretary VK Saskala's involvement on the disproportionate assets case and Attorney General's call for a floor test, here are the key highlights on how the Tamil Nadu political crisis took shape on the seventh day.
Feb 13, 2017
Sasikala vs Panneerselvam: On Day 7, here's how AIADMK general secretary stacks up to confident former Number 2As her swearing-in remained stalled for almost a week now, and her supporters are slowly being poached into the Panneerselvam camp, Sasikala said it was "very difficult" for a woman to be in politics, which she had seen in the time of Jayalalithaa too, and asserted that the MLAs were with her.
Feb 10, 2017
AIADMK crisis Day 4: A look at the key developments in the Panneerselvam-Sasikala standoffThe suspense of the Tamil Nadu AIADMK drama has been on the rise on Friday as both VK Sasikala's camp and O Panneerselvam's camps remained tight-lipped about their respective closed-door meetings with Governor Vidyasagar Rao.
Feb 10, 2017
AIADMK crisis: O Panneerselvam gets extra time to prove majority as Governor Vidyasagar Rao plays it slowIrrespective of what Governor Vidyasagar Rao may decide, all signs indicate that the political drama in Tamil Nadu between O Panneerselvam and Sasikala is likely to continue for at least a week
Feb 03, 2017
Uttarakhand Election 2017: It's Congress versus BJP in most seatsWith 51 candidates withdrawing from the fray on the last day for withdrawal of nominations, the chessboard for the 15 February Assembly polls in Uttarakhand is laid out where the ruling Congress and opposition BJP appear to be locked in a straight contest in a majority of total 70 seats. Congress and BJP, the two poles between whom power has oscillated since the state's creation in 2000, are once again poised to take on each other in a straight fight in most seats with a couple of exceptions like Haridwar and Udhamsingh Nagar districts where the BSP could be the third player.