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Rahul Gandhi
General Election 2019
Rahul Gandhi: The Angry Debunker

Can the aggressive campaign of Rahul Gandhi regain India for the Congress?

04 April 2019
Mamata Banerjee
General Election 2019
Will its Hindu revivalist past haunt West Bengal’s future?

Ullekh NP travels across a state where the social base of one of India’s strongest regional leaders faces the challenge of subterranean Hindutva

28 March 2019
‘Pulwama attack and India’s response not indefinite substitute for all other issues voters care about’
Politics
‘Pulwama attack and India’s response not indefinite substitute for all other issues voters care about’

Gilles Verniers, Assistant Professor of Political Science at Ashoka University and co-director at its Trivedi Centre for Political Data, spoke to Executive Editor Ullekh NP on dominant ideas in India's 2019 election campaign

15 March 2019
A ghat in Varanasi
Dispatch
A View from the Wild East

From Varanasi to Gorakhpur, from Modi's constituency to Yogi's fief, the combined might of SP and BSP and the charisma of Priyanka Gandhi hope to make a dent in the BJP bastion. Ullekh NP travels through a volatile stretch of Indian politics

21 February 2019
The Future of Jobs
Cover Stories
The Future of Jobs

Like elsewhere, employment in India is set for an overhaul. Jobs will be lost and gained but quick adaptation will minimise pain

07 February 2019
Priyanka Gandhi in Delhi
Cover Stories
Enter Priyanka: Can She Save the Day for Rahul?

The return of the original Gandhi mystique

24 January 2019
How WhatsApp Is Changing Indian Politics
Cover Stories
How WhatsApp Is Changing Indian Politics

WhatsApp’s prized encryption technology becomes a powerful weapon for the fake news industry in its biggest and most complex market, India, ahead of the 2019 poll

17 January 2019
Quota Correction
Politics
Quota Correction

The BJP hopes offering reservations to economically weaker sections will help retain its core vote base, batter rival partnerships and tide over discontent ahead of the polls

10 January 2019
2019 Forecast
Cover Stories
2019 Forecast

One cannot foresee the future, but one can certainly assess signposts of the past and present to project their impact on it

03 January 2019
Nayanjot Lahiri
Books
Nayanjot Lahiri: The Time Keeper

Historian-archaeologist Nayanjot Lahiri takes us through India’s antiquity and values at breakneck speed in her new book

03 January 2019

Authors

Mehr Tarar

Mehr Tarar is a well-known Pakistani columnist and author

Nanditha Krishna

Nanditha Krishna is a historian, author and environmentalist, and director of the CPR Institute of Indological Research in Chennai

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape, director, Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla, is the author of the forthcoming book Swami Vivekananda: Hinduism and India’s Road to Modernity

Sumantra Bose

Sumantra Bose is Professor of International and Comparative Politics at the London School of Economics and Political Science. His next book, Secular States, Religious Politics: India, Turkey, and the Future of Secularism, will be published in early 2018 by Cambridge University Press

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