Latest News Analysis, Top News Headlines, Viral Videos and News Updates
click
English   |   Bangla

POLITICS

 |  2-minute read
False election promise, Election promise, Election, Pollpromises

Cheap liquor to trip to Moon, 6 poll promises that are worth a laugh (if not a vote)

Every election brings a list of false promises. While some are acceptable, others are too weird to believe.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Braille, EVM, Election, Ballot box

Democracy, in the dark: Blind voters are left at the mercy of attendants; say not all EVMs are Braille-enabled

With elections on, blind and visually impaired voters say not all have received Braille-enabled voter ID cards, nor are most EVMs Braille-friendly. Sometimes, they don't even know who their helper presses their vote for.

POLITICS

 |  2-minute read
Food, Election, Police

Poll Police: 'Low rank cops are told to stand in the sun for hours. Our duty is such, we can't even take loo breaks'

These police officers have to stand for more than 18 hours on a poll day, till the EVMs reach the polling centre. Away from their homes for a month, they wish for fresh cooked food. And some shade.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Farmers, Election, Modi, Union Budget 2018-19

Budget 2018: Will betting on farmers work for Modi government?

India Today cover story analyses if big promises are actually enough to accelerate economic growth.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
O Panneerselvam, Edappadi Palaniswami, Election, Bypoll

What does the RK Nagar bypoll mean for AIADMK?

The constituency will see a bypoll on December 21, eight months after the previous attempt to hold an election came a cropper in the face of massive distribution of cash.