Articles by Debobrat Ghose
Dec 11, 2018
Madhya Pradesh Election Results: Numerous factors worked against BJP, Congress as early trends show close contestAs both the Congress and the BJP vie for a win in the key state of Madhya Pradesh, there are factors favouring Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and the BJP and the Opposition Congress.
Nov 27, 2018
Congress has failed to build narrative against Madhya Pradesh CM in run-up to Vidhan Sabha polls, say analystsUncertainty looms on whether the BJP under Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan will return to power for a fourth consecutive term or if fortune will smile on the Congress after its long electoral drought.
Nov 21, 2018
1984 anti-Sikh riots: Will sentences handed by Patiala House Court have political implications ahead of 2019?The first order of capital punishment in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case was announced on Tuesday
Nov 20, 2018
Chhattisgarh Assembly polls: Ajit Jogi not a factor; Raman Singh making farmers, tribals suffer, says Congress' PL PuniaCriticising the Raman Singh government, Congress state in-charge PL Punia said that mere construction of buildings and roads can’t be called development.
Nov 12, 2018
Chhattisgarh polls 2018: Smartphones, mopeds, Maoists and other issues that may sway voters in Naxal-affected BastarWith Naxals continuing with their attacks to destabilise the Assembly election in Chhattisgarh, which way will Bastar vote today?
Nov 06, 2018
CPI (Maoist) gets new chief: Nambala Keshava Rao is reportedly skilled in military tactics, use of explosivesNambala Keshava Rao is reportedly the new head of the banned Communist Party of India (Maoist).
Sep 28, 2018
Rahul Gandhi tests 'soft Hindutva' in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh as Congress borrows heavily from BJP's electoral strategyAccording to political pundits, Rahul Gandhi’s approach towards soft Hindutva is an effort to come out of the clutches of "Nehruvian secularism."
Sep 18, 2018
Ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha election, Ajay Maken's impending absence leaves Delhi Congress facing gaping holeA two-term Lok Sabha member and three-term MLA, Ajay Maken's presence is of importance if the party needs to work towards gaining its lost ground in Delhi.
Aug 21, 2018
Shivraj Singh Chouhan cashes in on Vajpayee's goodwill in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh; Congress terms it opportunismThe image of Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who belonged to Gwalior, could act as a blessing for Shivraj Singh Chouhan and help the BJP in the Madhya Pradesh polls.
Aug 15, 2018
Hindutva, intolerance in focus at launch of book on LM Singhvi; Pranab Mukherjee remembers statesman's workAt a panel discussion after the launch of 'India's Vibgyor Man', politicians discussed the state of intolerance in India and whether Hindutva was a threat to democracy.