The Pattali Makkal Katchi in Tamil Nadu seeks to woo young voters for an image makeover as an all-inclusive party, but it may not succeed. By ILANGOVAN RAJASEKARAN
The Trinamool Congress’ grip on voters is loosening as corruption, rural suicides and strong-arm tactics of party workers emerge as the main themes of the opposition campaign in West Bengal. By SUHRID SANKAR CHATTOPADHYAY
A LITTLE past noon on an especially hot day in April, Thol. Tirumavalavan, who heads the Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi (VCK), introduce...
Assam records a high voter turnout in the first phase of polling as the Congress fights the anti-incumbency factor. By PRABIR KUMAR TALUKDAR
Vijayakanth joins hands with the People’s Welfare Front, leading to a five-cornered fight in the Tamil Nadu Assembly elections. By T.S. SUBRAMANIAN
The Congress in Assam fights both the anti-incumbency sentiment and the alliances formed by its opponents. By PRABIR KUMAR TALUKDAR
IN spite of the assurances given by the Election Commission (E.C.), the first two phases of polling in West Bengal were not without bloo...
The election scene hots up in Tamil Nadu, with the AIADMK announcing its candidates for 227 of the 234 seats and the DMK springing a surprise by making the Congress its alliance partner. By T.S. SUBRAMANIAN
In the face of a string of anti-incumbency factors and allegations of large-scale corruption, the United Democratic Front’s ambition of coming back to power in Kerala is not easy to achieve. By R. KRISHNAKUMAR in Thiruvananthapuram
Interview with Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, West Bengal Congress president. By SUHRID SANKAR CHATTOPADHYAY