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The rock that broke liberalism

The rock that broke liberalism

Shafiqur Rahman

Sat, May 25 2019

The rise of the right in India signals a fundamental shift in the people

Dissecting the saffron triumph

Dissecting the saffron triumph

Sarwar Jahan Chowdhury

Thu, May 23 2019

Narendra Modi was able to maintain his charisma in the eyes of the Indian public

If Modi wins India election, who will...

If Modi wins India election, who will...

South Asia

Tue, May 21 2019

In the past five years, Jaitley not only steered through parliament major economic legislation such as...

Modi declines questions at first news...

Modi declines questions at first news...

South Asia

Sat, May 18 2019

In the impromptu news conference, Modi said he was confident of securing a second term

Modi chooses woman facing terrorism...

Modi chooses woman facing terrorism...

South Asia

Fri, May 17 2019

It's the first time a leading political party in India has fielded a candidate accused of terrorism...

The Indian 'Miss Marple' snooping on...

The Indian 'Miss Marple' snooping on...

South Asia

Tue, May 14 2019

Pandit and others like her are in high demand from political parties to dig up dirt on the opposition...

Who's with whom: Indian parties seek...

Who's with whom: Indian parties seek...

South Asia

Mon, May 13 2019

The seven-phase election started on April 11 and ends on May 19

Exit far left: India's communists face...

Exit far left: India's communists face...

South Asia

Wed, May 8 2019

CPM leader Sitaram Yechury acknowledged that the left cannot afford another fall as he lobbied for precious...

Indians vote in 5th phase of election;...

Indians vote in 5th phase of election;...

South Asia

Mon, May 6 2019

Militants also threw a grenade and a petrol bomb at polling stations but there were no injuries

Voting begins in third phase of India's...

Voting begins in third phase of India's...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 23 2019

The general election, which has seven phases, began on April 11 and will end on May 19

Sporadic violence as millions vote in...

Sporadic violence as millions vote in...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 18 2019

Modi and his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) have run an aggressive campaign, playing to their nationalist,...

Money, money, money: The tycoon factor...

Money, money, money: The tycoon factor...

South Asia

Sun, Apr 14 2019

Analysts say traditional funding streams, such as party memberships, are declining so parties increasingly...

Polls begin in India: No prospect of...

Polls begin in India: No prospect of...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 12 2019

The ‘Modi wave’ significantly diminished due to demonetisation, increased Hindu extremism,...

Rahul Gandhi urges voters to participate...

Rahul Gandhi urges voters to participate...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 11 2019

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah were among the first leaders who tweeted to encourage...

World's biggest election tests Modi's...

World's biggest election tests Modi's...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 11 2019

Election officials reported a heavy turnout across the 20 states taking part in the first day of the...

Imran Khan sees better chance of peace...

Imran Khan sees better chance of peace...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 10 2019

Khan said that if the next Indian government were led by the opposition Congress party, it might be too...

India goes on high security alert ahead...

India goes on high security alert ahead...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 10 2019

Some 80,000 troops, police and paramilitaries will be deployed in troubled Chhattisgarh state

Modi rides nationalist fervour ahead...

Modi rides nationalist fervour ahead...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 10 2019

In December, alarm bells rang for Modi's Hindu nationalists after it lost three key states to the...

Modi's alliance to win slim majority...

Modi's alliance to win slim majority...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 9 2019

The coalition led by Modi's Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is expected to win 273...

Modi makes election vow to remove Kashmir's...

Modi makes election vow to remove Kashmir's...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 8 2019

Modi's BJP has consistently advocated ending Kashmir's special constitutional status, which prevents...

Modi TV, Modi app, Modi rallies: How...

Modi TV, Modi app, Modi rallies: How...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 4 2019

Opinion polls regularly show that Narendra Modi is India's most popular politician