Congress

OPEN TO OPINION

English   |   Bangla

POLITICS

 |  8-minute read
Third Front, BJP, Congress, Lok Sabha elections 2019

This is how I see the 2019 Lok Sabha shaping up

Here's how much both the NDA and UPA could win in each state, and the magic factors that could swing the final count.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Candidates, BJP, Congress, Madhya pradesh assembly elections 2018

Madhya Pradesh Assembly election: How both BJP and Congress are trying to rein in the rebel candidates

BJP had minister Narendra Singh Tomar handling the rebels, while the Congress deputed Digvijaya Singh to speak to aggrieved candidates.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Opposition unity, Congress, Karnataka by-polls, General Elections 2019

Math of alliance politics – What Karnataka by-polls tell us about advantage Congress

The wins have shown that Congress in a tie-up with strong regional parties can be a force to reckon with.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Congress, RJD, Bihar, BJP

2019 Lok Sabha polls: Why BJP is counting on Nitish to deliver victory in Bihar

In five of the past six Bihar elections, those who won – including BJP, RJD, and Congress – invariably had the JD(U) leader as their alliance partner.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Narendra Modi, 2019 general elections, Congress, Rahul Gandhi

Why using Modi’s doppelganger Abhinandan Pathak will leave Congress red-faced in elections

The Congress' enthusiasm over Pathak suggests the party is not serious about voters' issues and is instead playing childish personality games.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Lok Sabha elections 2019, Rahul Gandhi, Congress, Madhya pradesh assembly elections 2018

How Congress failed to adopt 'Gujarat model' in Madhya Pradesh

Despite verbal assurances to whistleblowers like Paras Saklecha and Dr Anand Rai, the Congress didn't give them party tickets.

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Discrimination, Rahul Gandhi, Congress, Soft-hindutva

How majoritarian politics is pushing India to a point of no return

It appears that the majority of India has no regard for the social fabric of the country.

VOICES

 |  9-minute read
Congress, BJP, India, Political opportunism

BJP and Congress are both opportunists. We all are guilty of enabling them

Our political parties, led by the liberal class, have detached themselves from the working class, and have become weak and irrelevant.

POLITICS

 |  8-minute read
Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Congress, BJP, Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections

Kamla Jaan to Kankar Munjare: Oddballs whose political legacy matters in Madhya Pradesh

Although these personalities are not contesting the November 2018 Assembly polls, they are still pretty much in the 'race'.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Grand Alliance, TRS, KCR, Congress

Telangana Assembly polls: Can the Congress-led grand alliance defeat KCR's TRS?

Congress steered praja kutami (people’s alliance) is determined to dislodge the TRS in the first-ever assembly election in the state.