articles by SS Ali

Politics

CPM's defeat in Tripura: Post-poll violence challenges Left hegemony, methodically targets its institutions

Losing their bastion of Tripura is a setback for the Communist Party of India (Marxist), but the larger humiliation lies in being routed by a BJP-led Right-wing alliance

Politics

Tripura re-election: Manik Sarkar 'oversees' Dhanpur polling, says voting 'fair'; 90.58% turnout on six booths

Re-election in one polling booth each at six Assembly constituencies in Tripura saw a voter turnout of 90.58 percent on Monday, according to state EC.

Politics

In Tripura Assembly polls, a crumbling Congress fights ‘lost battle’ to remain relevant, hurt BJP’s chances

Failing to offer a credible opposition to CPI(M) in last two decades, will the grand old party be able to maintain its constant share of one-third votes?

Politics

Congress' loss as Opposition in Tripura is BJP's gain, but victory will demand steep rise from last election's 1.54% vote share

Tripura's tryst with bipolar political struggles continues as it goes to polls on 18 February, only difference being replacement of Congress by the BJP as the main opposition to the Left Front government.