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 |  RIGHT Foot Forward  |  12-minute read
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Reinvent the Khan Market Consensus: To challenge Narendra Modi, liberals need a new way forward

Instead of expecting a reformation in the Congress party and/or attacking Modi, liberals need to do some real intellectual labour.


 |  7-minute read
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The Afternoon After: Will we see violent, focused Hindutva following the BJP's victory? Or just politics as usual?

India has finally shrugged off the 'socialist', 'secular' tags of the Nehruvian generation. If the spirit of 2014's mandate was ever in doubt, the 2019 choice has cleared it. But what lies ahead now?


 |  2-minute read
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Gujarat Election Result 2019 Live: Despite incumbency, TINA factor plays a major role in BJP's huge lead

BJP has won repeatedly and consistently in Gujarat, despite a troubling agrarian scenario and a water crisis. What are the factors that propel the incumbent back to power in Gujarat each time?


 |  5-minute read
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Smells like Khichdi: Will the 2019 General Elections produce a ‘khichdi government’ or will there be a clear majority?

This has happened before - but could it happen again? A hung parliament is not a rare occurrence in India. If there is no clear majority, could the regional satraps rise to power, much like Deve Gowda and IK Gujral?


 |  4-minute read
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Kashmir, economic crisis and rising tensions: Why Pakistan does not want Modi to win the 2019 General Elections

Pakistan harbours an exaggerated sense of self-worth. They think that the 2019 General Elections are all about them, while in reality, they are afraid that if Modi comes to power again, the chances of a dialogue between the two nations will reduce.


 |  5-minute read
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Hindu-Muslim harmony, NRC and political ethics. All that's at stake in the 2019 General Elections

Narendra Modi's BJP reminds me of Donald Trump's administration in the USA. Divisive, discriminatory and running on a false sense of nationalism. We chose this in 2014. Do we want the same in 2019?


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Why the Narendra Modi government is in pole position to get re-elected

Here are the five X factors which will decide who gets to enjoy power in Delhi.


 |  10-minute read
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My message to first time voters: Choose love, not hate

Narendra Modi has painted the choices of this election in the starkest possible terms. But in fact, you need to know the history of India and its political diversity to make the best possible choice.


 |  3-minute read
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Narendra Modi’s chances of getting a second term: Here’s what the numbers say

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s popularity has rebounded in states where the BJP lost to the Congress less than half a year ago.


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English Medium in Andhra: How Jagan Mohan Reddy’s promise can catapult him to the CM’s chair

The elite have long denied rural children the right to quality education, which will make them eligible for jobs not just in India but world over. Jagan Reddy could now change that, and ignite new dreams.