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Apr 12, 2019
Jobs crisis in India spiking cynicism among youth towards politics; 'timepass generation' now puts its faith in TikTok, tequila shotsA dissatisfied educated youth population can impact the social, economic and religious fabric of a society like India’s
Apr 05, 2019
Travels in the Hindi belt: 'How bad can Rahul be, Modi hasn't set a very high standard,' say some young voters in BiharBihar is a state where caste identities probably matter more than the rest of India. The upper caste, Baniyas and Rajputs are firm with BJP, just as they have traditionally been. Yadavs and Muslims are more consolidated with the RJD and the Congress than they have ever been. The swing vote in Bihar is usually the non-Yadav Other Backward Class (OBCs) and the Economically Backward Class (EBCs).
Apr 03, 2019
Narendra Modi to interact with first-time voters on Sunday; PM asks party leaders to run campaign to connect with themNarendra Modi has often referred to first-time voters, who number close to nine crore, and asked party leaders to run a campaign to connect with them.
Mar 27, 2019
Over 90 percent first-time eligible voters to exercise their franchise in LS polls: Twitter IndiaThe survey was conducted as part of Twitter's youth engagement initiative #PowerOf18, in September-October 2018 with 4,274 people in India aged between 18 and 35.
Mar 15, 2019
Lok Sabha Election 2019: EC says West Bengal has maximum first-time voters, followed by Uttar Pradesh and Madhya PradeshAccording to Election Commission data, 20.1 lakh first-time voters will be exercising their franchise in West Bengal. Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh have 16.7 lakh and 13.6 lakh first-time voters, respectively.
Mar 11, 2019
With over 15 million first-time voters in 2019 Lok Sabha elections, millennials' votes could play decisive roleSoon after the Election Commission's press conference on Sunday, Narendra Modi took to Twitter to "particularly call upon first-time voters to vote in record numbers".
Feb 07, 2019
Narendra Modi's 'Mahamilawati' attack in Parliament a sign that PM assumes party will win LS pollsIn his nearly 100-minute speech in the Parliament, Prime Minister Narendra Modi named the achievements of his government, offered clarity on Rafale deal and mounted a strong counter-attack on Congress, and other Opposition parties, laced with aggressive political rhetoric, humour and sarcasm
Feb 03, 2019
Over 12 lakh first-time voters in Uttar Pradesh to exercise franchise in 2019 Lok Sabha pollsOf the 14.40 crore electorate in Uttar Pradesh, over 12 lakh youth are expected to exercise their franchise for the first time in the upcoming Lok Sabha election.
Feb 03, 2018
Narendra Modi's new book 'Exam Warriors' is an extension of his grand plan to woo first-time voters for 2019Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s book Exam Warriors may perhaps win him more votes than his election budget that shied away from disbursing sops.
Feb 23, 2017
Manipur Election 2017: First-time voters want an end to blockade and bandh politicsFirst-time voters in poll-bound Manipur want an end to the politics of blockades and bandhs and demand better educational and job opportunities in the state.