Assembly elections 2017

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Islam, Assembly elections 2017, Imam Bukhari

Why Shahi Imam doesn't matter - in Islam and upcoming elections

More than anything else, the polls are a good time for the Indian Muslim community to introspect on the primary crisis facing them - of leadership.

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Assembly elections 2017, Modi, Army Chief Bipin Rawat

Mitron, this is the Army chief speaking

General Bipin Rawat's warmongering is exactly what the BJP needs to divert public attention ahead of the crucial UP Assembly elections.

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Punjab Polls, Assembly elections 2017

How Punjab poll has got politicians scurrying for power

Political observers are finding it difficult to keep a tab on leaders moving from SAD to Congress to AAP to BJP, and vice versa.

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Uttar Pradesh, Assembly elections 2017, Amar Singh

How Amar Singh damaged Samajwadi Party and Yadav Parivar

Having been familiar with Mulayam Singh Yadav’s frailties, it was not difficult for the outsider to not only win him over, but also sideline the other Yadavs.

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Punjab Polls, Arvind Kejriwal, Assembly elections 2017

AAP has given hope to Punjab

Bhagwant Mann, who was being touted as the party's problem child, has become its poster boy.

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Punjab Polls, Assembly elections 2017

A look at issues that will dominate Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand polls

The upcoming Assembly elections promise to provide a mouth-watering contest between the country's most powerful political parties.

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BJP, Secularism, Assembly elections 2017, Supreme Court

SC ban on using religion for votes is secular, liberal - those opposing it aren't

By using religion and caste in elections, political parties have divided Indians for years. That must stop.

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Assembly elections 2017, UP Elections 2017, Samajwadi Party

Why conspiring cousins Ram Gopal, Shivpal won't allow Mulayam, Akhilesh Yadav to call it truce

Early rapprochement looks distant as the main bone of contention now is the party president’s post.