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Feb 24, 2017
Manipur election 2017: Muslim community can swing fortune of politicos in 10-odd seatsMuslims have traditionally sided with either the Congress or the Manipur People's Party. But with the MPP just fielding three candidates, the Congress is looking to win over Muslim votes
Feb 15, 2017
UP Election 2017: Crucial second phase ends peacefully with a record 65 percent turnoutAn impressive turnout of over 65 percent was recorded in 67 Assembly constituencies across 11 districts of western Uttar Pradesh, figuring in the second phase of the crucial state polls on Wednesday. Here are the key reasons why second phase of Uttar Pradesh polls hogged the limelight.
Feb 08, 2017
UP Election 2017: A split in Muslim votes may give BJP an edge over other partiesIt is more the merrier for the BJP as whenever the saffron party is challenged by a number of Muslim rivals, a split in votes on communal lines helps turn the tide for its candidates in Uttar Pradesh.
Feb 03, 2017
UP Assembly Election 2017: Rahul-Akhilesh's focus on Muslim voters may play into BJP's handsAkhilesh Yadav and Rahul Gandhi have learnt a lesson or two from their first "Uttar Pradesh ko ye saath pasand hai" Lucknow road show
Jan 24, 2017
UP Election 2017: BJP faces a battle royale as opponents gang up against saffron partyOf late the regional satraps have effectively marginalised the national parties like BJP but this political jinx was broken by the Modi phenomenon in 2014 Lok Sabha polls.
Oct 10, 2016
Mayawati's UP Assembly elections chances could get boost from Muslim-Dalit combined votesMuslims should not waste their vote as there is infighting in Samajwadi Party and Congress lacks a voter base in Uttar Pradesh, Mayawati told a huge gathering at her Lucknow rally.
Sep 02, 2016
Mayawati’s underdog status hasn't stopped the BSP supremo from emerging UP's kingmakerFor the ensuing assembly elections, Mayawati is working on an altogether different strategy. She is busy giving shape to a Dalit-Muslim consolidation in her favour.
Jun 01, 2016
Lab report on 'beef' may stoke communal fire, and that's exactly what Akhilesh govt wantsThe incident, which happened on 28 September in Bisahra village of Uttar Pradesh's Dadri district is an indelible blot of shame that we must live with.
May 19, 2016
Assam election results: Key factors which helped BJP uproot the 15-year-old Gogoi govtEnding a 15-year rule in a state is no small achievement. Here are the factors which led to victory for the BJP in Assam.
Apr 12, 2016
West Bengal Election 2016: Why Muslim Votes matter significantly for Mamata BanerjeeAll the other candidates from the party have also been asked to do as confidence building measure. It is time for a consolidated verdict from the community or Mamata Banerjee might feel the heat.