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Mar 14, 2019
Priyanka Gandhi meeting Bhim Army leader Chandrashekhar Azad sums up Congress' surrender ahead of LS pollsThe assumption that Azad and his motley crew can substitute Mayawati and the BSP in Uttar Pradesh politics is patently erroneous on many counts
Feb 20, 2019
After years of anti-Dravidianism, PMK joins hands with AIADMK, sheds spotlight on caste math in Tamil politicsAIADMK, PMK and BJP have announced a pre-poll alliance in Tamil Nadu for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. DMK and Congress are expected to announce their alliance today.
Feb 12, 2019
Narendra Modi govt's targeting of Dalit leaders a betrayal of Ambedkar's legacy, an abdication of PM's constitutional dutiesDear PM, since when has reading books and honouring Jyotirao Phule and BR Ambedkar been a crime?
Feb 09, 2019
RSS footsoldiers march to seize BSP’s Dalit baseFacing what it knows will be a tough election, the Sangh has stepped up its efforts to retain and expand support among the Dalits of UP
Jan 07, 2019
Govt approves 10% quota for upper castes: Forget the politics of it, income-based reservation is the way aheadMoving away from cast, community or even religion-based reservations wouldn’t be easy in a country dominated entirely by caste politics
Dec 03, 2018
Gotra politics grip election season: After Rahul Gandhi, Union ministers Smriti Irani and Harsh Vardhan get in the ringAs the social media remained abuzz following Congress president Rahul Gandhi's gotra revelation, Union Cabinet ministers Smriti Irani and Harsh Vardhan ramped up the war on Wednesday.
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 26, 2018
Madhya Pradesh Assembly election results will tell us more about 2019 than all other four states, here's whyMadhya Pradesh has emerged as the most coveted prize to bag among the three north Indian states due to elect their new Assemblies this year. This is because Madhya Pradesh mirrors the big Indian story of agrarian distress, economic disruptions caused by demonetisation and the Goods and Services Tax, and social conflict.
Nov 05, 2018
In Indore district, BJP is engaged in caste arithmetic to engineer favourable sentiments across nine seatsThe challenge for the BJP ahead of the Madhya Pradesh elections is evident. It is going to be tough to accommodate leaders of all castes in Indore district's nine seats, all while ensuring that no rebel candidate surfaces.
Sep 06, 2018
Bharat bandh: Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan needs to go slow on OBC consolidationThe savarna (upper caste) section of the society is visibly angry with the ruling BJP government in Madhya Pradesh.