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A post-Modi truth: It's not the economy, stupid!

A post-Modi truth: It's not the economy, stupid!

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STATE OF PLAY

Here’s all the taaza election khabar from around India this week!

State of Play

2024 WATCHLIST

An inside look at how fake news is manufactured in India.

The life of a BJP IT Cell worker

2024 DECODE

The focus on the ‘foreign’ source of misinformation distracts from the true danger to our democracy.

The ‘hand’ that rocks the election: Foreign or not?

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The secret sauce of winning an election

April 14 2024

Are campaign consultants master manipulators or just good marketing pros?

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Battle of the machines: Meet the army of deep fakers

April 7 2024

Political parties have devised inventive ways to use deepfakes. How will they be deployed in the Lok Sabha elections?

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Is there such a thing as a “good” UCC?

March 24 2024

A BJP victory may bring an end to personal laws–which is clearly set out as a constitutional goal. What’s wrong with that?

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Winning the booth: On waterfalls and whispers

March 17 2024

The secret of the BJP’s success is an army of panna pramukhs—who win the elections one booth at a time.

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The democratic demand for authoritarianism

April 7 2024

Yes, authoritarianism is on the rise—but so is the demand for it. Isn’t that kinda democratic?

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Campaign ad surprise: Where the BJP spends

March 17 2024

Charts explaining why the BJP is spending most of its ad money on states it has already sewn up.

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BJP’s secret advantage: The most enthu voter

March 10 2024

Charts that depict BJP’s most powerful electoral brahmastra.

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North vs South: Whose vote is it anyway?

March 3 2024

Two charts that sum up the seismic shifts in representation between North and South India.

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A Baap-Beti convo on democracy

April 14 2024

Aditi Mittal’s hilarious sketch on the true meaning of freedom.

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The political consultant: Do they really matter?

April 7 2024

Who are these political strategists? Wtf do they do?

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The enforcer: Debate over the mighty ED

March 24 2024

Sreenivasan Jain looks at the debate over the ED's dubious anti-corruption rampage.

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The fault is in our bonds

March 17 2024

When the Election Commission, Income Tax, CBI, and SBI become arms of the ruling party.

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State of Play

April 14 2024

Here’s all the taaza election khabar from around India this week!

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State of Play

April 7 2024

Here’s all the taaza election khabar from around India this week!

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State of Play

March 24 2024

Here’s all the taaza election khabar from around India this week!

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State of Play

March 17 2024

Here’s all the taaza election khabar from around India this week!

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High Stakes Voting

April 25 2024

If the BJP loses ground in Karnataka, it will have serious implications for the party, Modi, and Hindutva.

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Flying Into Trouble

April 24 2024

Bird flu is not new but its recent unprecedented spread is raising fears of a deadly mutation.

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Maha Adchan

April 23 2024

Why is the BJP looking weak and beleaguered in a key swing state.

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Sun Damage

April 22 2024

The lesser known problem of recycling solar panels.

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