The party is seeking to polarise votes in UP on the basis of soft Hindutva, keeping its focus on development and good governance intact.
They stitched an alliance with AGP despite opposition from the RSS leadership.
Taran Gogoi's politics of deception exposed him in front of an electorate repeatedly betrayed by their choice of government.
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The voters in Assam will realise soon, as the voters in Jammu did, last year.
The two were chiefly responsible for the bitter tussle between Tarun Gogoi and his most trusted deputy, Himanta Biswa Sarma.
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The party will face big trouble from its allies, mainly Prafull Kumar Mahanta.
The Congress did not even try to project a reformed version of leadership which was crucial for the party this time.
While I would not like to guess on the number of seats contesting parties may win, the saffron party's vote share will surely improve.
Polls in Tamil Nadu, West Bengal and Assam look bereft of ideas which present the same unpromising alternatives.
It’s his lack of experience that has resulted in many questioning his administrative abilities.