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Assembly Elections 2016 – No Cakewalk for Trinamool

Assembly Elections 2016 – No Cakewalk for Trinamool

| May 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Congress-Marxist Mahajod giving restless nights to Didi By A Staff Writer The West Bengal election scene has suddenly captured everyone’s imagination. It’s no longer a cakewalk for the Mamata Banerjee’s (Didi) Trinamool Congress Party (TMC). She has been rattled by her two implacable foes—the Congress Party and the Communist Party of India (Marxist)—coming together to […]

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Poll Scene in Tamil Nadu – Welfare Economics Has Taken the Centrestage

Poll Scene in Tamil Nadu – Welfare Economics Has Taken the Centrestage

| May 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

With Manna raining ceaselessly from heavens, the people have forgotten the ruinous floods in Chennai. By A Staff Writer Ideology is yet again taking a back seat in Tamil Nadu where the election for the 234-seat Assembly will take place on May 16. The two major regional parties i.e., DMK and the AIADMK are face […]

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Kerala Poll Scene – Kerala Fronts in Neck-to-Neck Contest

Kerala Poll Scene – Kerala Fronts in Neck-to-Neck Contest

| May 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

Kerala proving a psephologist’s nightmare By A Staff Writer Will Kerala maintain the tradition of rejecting the incumbents in power and handing it over to the rival Front? The question is uppermost even as the India’s most literate, and by far the most civilized state, goes to elect a new Assembly. A good many observers […]

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West Bengal Elections – Muslims Must Put their Act Together

West Bengal Elections – Muslims Must Put their Act Together

| March 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

The State will be going to the elections in the next two or three months. This offers the major opportunity for the community to assert its right as well as gather its numerical might to demand a change in their social, economic and educational condition. By Maqbool Ahmed Siraj The results of the SNAP-Guidance Guild […]

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West Bengal Assembly Elections 2016 – Need to Unify Choice for a Better Deal

| February 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

If Muslim voters could turn out in substantial numbers, they can greatly influence the outcome in these constituencies and facilitate the victory of candidates put up by secular parties. By Syed Zafar Mahmood Assembly elections will be held in West Bengal in 2016. The State Assembly has 294 constituencies, of which 68 are reserved for […]

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Bihar Verdict – Powerful Rebuff for Communal Forces

| December 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Sangh Parivar had tried to stoke communal embers during the last six months but people were deaf to their polarizing campaign. By Anish Ankur More than anything else, the Bihar verdict should be seen as a firm rejection of RSS brand of polarising politics. Perhaps no comment about the outcome was more befitting than the […]

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Bihar Elections – Five Fronts in the Fray

| October 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Ideology has taken a backseat and alliances have been contrived on the basis of personal equations among leaders. By Anish Ankur A five-phase election schedule has been announced for Bihar Assembly. What was earlier thought to be a bipolar contest in the State with Nitish Kumar and Narendra Modi leading the two prominent fronts has […]

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Muslims were Misled by Rhetoric

Muslims were Misled by Rhetoric

| December 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Maharashtra Assembly Poll Little chance that Congress would mend its ways. By M. Burhanuddin M. Qasmi Mumbai: A clear sign emerging from the elections in Maharashtra and Haryana is that the Bhartiya Janata Party is going to stay in power much longer than the Vajpayee era. By all measures, the party’s tally in Maharashtra i.e., […]

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Dice is Loaded against Congress

| August 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

KARNATAKA By Maqbool Ahmed Siraj A third avatar of the BJP Government has taken over the reins in Karnataka under the leadership of Jagadeesh Shettar. The latest transition was though not without hiccups, it is at least certain that the former chief minister Mr. Yeddyurappa still calls the shots in the party and the BJP […]

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68 Muslims Elected for UP Assembly

| May 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Muslim en masse favoured parties representing underprivileged classes. Muslim representation in Uttar  Pradesh Assembly hasrisen to the all time high figure of 68 in the elections held during January-March 2012. The last Assembly had 56 Muslim MLAs. The representation this time has reached 17 per cent, very close to being proportional to the Muslim population in the state i.e., 18 per cent. Of these, 42 […]

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