It was mea culpas all around as some of D.C.’s leading policy wonks on Indian and South Asian politics sat down at a forum hosted by the India Project at Brookings Institution to offer their post-mortem on the Indian elections a day after the results were officially announced.
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Another parliament election is over in India. Seventeenth Lok Sabha will soon start its function. Political analysts have provided the analysis of elections, results and candidates. However, in general, they forget to write about two important players: Voters and babus.
Well past midnight scores of people remained glued to the television showing results from India’s general election last night at the TV Asia studio in Edison New Jersey.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi fired up a big, raucous rally in a hot Delhi late Wednesday as India's almost seven-week election approaches its conclusion later this month.
The Congressional Research Service, considered the U.S. Congress’ own think tank, in a preview of the Indian election, has declared that the 2019 election could be an “inflection point in India history,” and predicted that if the BJP records yet another overwhelming victory, it would “herald a new era of single-party dominance.”
India's central bank cut interest rates on Thursday, delivering a shot in the arm to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's poll hopes a week before the start of a marathon general election.
The detention and deportation of Sikh asylum seekers opens a window, however small, on the confusion and incoherence surrounding immigration policy in the White House.
Opposition leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday vowed a "final assault on poverty" in India if elected prime minister in May, promising a minimum income for tens of millions of the country's poorest.
India's only dedicated "cow minister" has been dumped in state elections, ending a controversial tenure that saw hundreds of the sacred animals starve to death and poisoned on his watch.
President Donald Trump will be a no-show at India’s Republic Day celebrations in January and has sent regrets to Prime Minister Narendra Modi citing scheduling conflicts as his reason for declining the invitation.