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Anti-incumbency, Sachin Pilot, Vasundhara Raje, Rajasthan elections

In Rajasthan, both Congress, BJP face dilemma of veterans versus fresh faces

Lobbies within both parties want to stick with old-timers, while others advocate fielding new candidates. What will Rahul Gandhi, Amit Shah decide?

POLITICS

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Shiv Sena, Bajrang Dal, VHP, Muslim voters

How cow vigilantism is polarising the Mewat region before Rajasthan polls

The district administration is trying to ensure smooth elections even as Muslims live in fear, and right-wing outfits allege inaction against cow smugglers.

POLITICS

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Madhya pradesh polls, Rajasthan elections, Chhattisgarh assembly polls, Rahul Gandhi

MP, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh polls are battle of survival for Congress. What works for Rahul Gandhi, what doesn’t

In some areas, Rahul has been more successful than even mother Sonia Gandhi. However, there is much he could trip over.

POLITICS

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MGNREGA, Rajasthan elections, Public distribution system, Vasundhara Raje

Rajasthan elections: Why Vasundhara Raje needs to amplify her message for women voters to make a comeback

Most women said they would vote but their decision of whom to vote for would be taken by the men in their families – husband, brother or son.

POLITICS

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Madhya Pradesh Assembly elections, Rajasthan elections, Congress, Mayawati

Mayawati’s googly: The BSP game plan in 2018-19

By rejecting tie-ups with Congress in MP, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh, the sharp political player is keeping her options — including with BJP — wide open.

VARIETY

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