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Apr 20, 2018
Karnataka Election 2018: JD(S), HD Kumaraswamy go digital for polls, take app route to campaign and connectThe Janata Dal (Secular) has chosen to keep their campaign in Karnataka Assembly election specific and simple using WhatsApp, Facebook and an Android game where the primary character is a caricature of HD Kumaraswamy
Apr 13, 2018
Democracy In India Part 3: Caste and politics continue to collide, sometimes violently, in a cyclical struggle for powerWith the Indian democracy emerging as a dominant player, some social and political changes have been seen. But caste and politics continue to collide.
Apr 09, 2018
Democracy In India Part 2: Use of religion by ruling parties overwhelms secular character of Indian StateThe Indian State, guided by the Constitution, does aspire to be secular. But in practice, religion has deeply penetrated its apparatus and democracy.
Apr 04, 2018
Karnataka elections: JD(S) claims Congress breached Model Code of Conduct, submits memorandum to poll panelThe Janata Dal-Secular has submitted a memorandum to the chief election commissioner of India demanding free and fair Assembly elections in Karnataka.
Mar 28, 2018
Karnataka polls: Siddaramaiah unsettles BJP as Congress' pro-Lingayat steps shake BS Yeddyurappa's citadelLike the Jats of Rajasthan, the Lingayats are the biggest community in Karnataka with an estimated population of 17 percent.
Mar 27, 2018
Karnataka election 2018 dates announced highlights: Election Commission sets up panel to probe poll date leak issueThe Election Commission will announce the polling schedule for 224-member Karnataka assembly today. The last state elections were held in the first week of May in 2008.
Mar 25, 2018
Rahul Gandhi in Karnataka: Congress president asks JD(S) to 'come clean' on its support to BJPContinuing his attack on the Janata Dal (Secular), Congress president Rahul Gandhi asked former prime minister HD Deve Gowda's party to come clean on its support to the BJP
Mar 05, 2018
Karnataka Assembly polls: Despite risks, allying with Asaduddin Owaisi would serve HD Deve Gowda well, raise his prospects as kingmakerAsaduddin Owaisi could provide the Deve Gowda-led Third Front in Karnataka a strong Muslim face and prevent the 13 percent Muslim votes from falling in Congress' kitty
Mar 02, 2018
On Holi, a look at how Urdu poet Nazeer Banarasi wove the festival of colours into his versesNazeer Banarasi was one of the many Muslim Urdu poets from the 20th century who celebrated Indian festivals like Holi | #FirstCulture
Mar 01, 2018
Yogi Adityanath's state-sponsored Holi celebrations undermine Constitution, dent idea of syncretic IndiaThough Yogi Adityanath is free to celebrate any festival as a private citizen, sponsoring a festival as CM dents the secular fabric of the Constitution.