Parliamentary Elections
India  /  Published 25.05.22

‘Window-dressing’ finger at Congress

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday constituted a political affairs group and a task force for the 2024 parliamentary elections but those expecting a “new approach” from the leaders...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

India  /  Published 26.04.22

Congress keeps up suspense on Kishor

Sonia Gandhi on Monday decided to form an empowered action group for the 2024 parliamentary elections without specifying whether election consultant Prashant Kishor will be part of it. This decision ...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 06.01.22

A puzzle called Indian elections

Like alchemy, which was an obsessive concern for the medieval world, modern democracies are forever preoccupied with unearthing the secrets of winning elections. In the not-so-distant past, striking t...
By Swapan Dasgupta

India  /  Published 12.09.20

Reshuffle in Congress without vengeance

By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

World  /  Published 17.08.20

Lebanon cleric for early polls

Lebanon’s top Christian cleric called on Sunday for early parliamentary elections and a government formed to rescue the country rather than the ruling “political class” after the exp...
By Reuters in Beirut


World  /  Published 09.04.19

Israelis vote with Netanyahu's future at stake

Israeli voters headed to their ballot boxes on Tuesday for crucial parliamentary elections that will determine whether long-time Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu remains in power.Clouded by a series ...
By AP in Jerusalem

North East  /  Published 30.03.19

A Romeo who does not rest

The “indefatigable” challenger is back. It will be his first parliamentary election after having fought five elections to the Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council (KHADC) and six to the Meghala...
By Andrew W. Lyngdoh in Shillong

Opinion  /  Published 14.03.19

What it takes for voters to get at the truth

The parliamentary elections have been announced — the festival of democracy, as Narendra Modi has quipped. This celebration presupposes the power of the ordinary citizen to bring a sitting governmen...
By Anup Sinha

World  /  Published 30.10.18

Court doubles jail term to 10 years for Khaleda Zia

Khaleda Zia suffered another setback on Tuesday when a court here doubled her jail term to 10 years in a corruption case, piling pressure on the Opposition ahead of general elections.The verdict comes...
By PTI in Dhaka

World  /  Published 04.11.18

Hasina promises 560 mosques

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday announced that her government would construct 560 model mosques and an Islamic university with Saudi assistance, in an attempt to woo hardline Islamis...
By PTI in Dhaka


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