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Ambition Law Institute

Mentoring future judges

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Interview with Alok Kumar Ranjan, Director, Ambition Law Institute, New Delhi.
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Andhra Pradesh & Telangana

Kingmakers’ fall

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Chief Ministers N. Chandrababu Naidu of Andhra Pradesh and K. Chandrasekhara Rao of Telangana, who nursed ambitions of playing a key role in the forma
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Chanakya IAS Academy

Nurturing administrators

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General Election 2019

Right on top

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Narendra Modi once again trounces the weak and hopelessly divided opposition parties, and there are already signs that India is moving faster than eve
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Tamil Nadu

Anti-Modi wave

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The all-embracing anti-Modi sentiment in the State and astute seat adjustments by the DMK enable the alliance led by the party to make almost a clean
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Editor’s Note

The way forward

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Karnataka

Ground regained

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The BJP’s massive win destroys the Congress-JD(S)’ “Karnataka model” of political alternative and poses a threat to the very survival of the coalitio
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A.P. Assembly elections

Humbling outcome

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The YSR Congress Party sweeps the Andhra Pradesh Assembly election, decimating N. Chandrababu Naidu’s TDP.
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West Bengal

Anti-Mamata wave

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As the BJP wins 18 of West Bengal’s 42 Lok Sabha seats, the Trinamool Congress government is under pressure with the parliamentary election being view
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Chhattisgarh

Wresting ground

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The BJP’s booth-level management and relentless propaganda on the air strikes in Pakistan, which the Congress failed to counter effectively, yield ric
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Gujarat

The grip tightens

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The brief relaxing of the BJP’s hold on Gujarat, glimpsed in the 2017 Assembly election, is comprehensively reversed in the parliamentary election, wi
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Bihar

On a platter

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The NDA makes history with an unprecedented mandate in this crucial State by winning all but one seat as muscular nationalism trumps caste calculation
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Himachal Pradesh

On a high

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The BJP repeats its 2014 performance in Himachal Pradesh, winning all the four parliamentary seats but with bigger margins.
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Uttar Pradesh

Curious patterns

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The biggest story in the 2019 Lok Sabha election is the boost in the BJP’s vote share in the State, taking it close to 50 per cent of the votes polled
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Goa

Stability factor

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The BJP and the Congress win one Lok Sabha seat each; the BJP wins three Assembly seats in the byelections, ensuring its government’s stability.
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Uttarakhand

Emphatic victory

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A well-oiled organisational machinery and the absence of a credible alternative carry the day for the BJP.
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Haryana

Perfect ten

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The BJP scuppers the Congress’ hopes of making a comeback in the State and pushes its erstwhile ally, the INLD, out of the reckoning.
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Rajasthan

Emotive response

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Narendra Modi’s aggressive nationalism masks real issues to secure big wins for the BJP in Rajasthan.
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Maharashtra

Saffron stranglehold

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The BJP-Sena combine wins 41 of the 48 seats and tightens its grip on the State, leaving the Congress and the NCP wondering how to return to relevance
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Jharkhand

Complete surprise

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Defying trends visible on the ground during campaigning, Jharkhand once again goes the BJP way.
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SIKKIM Assembly elections

SKM ends Chamling’s 25-year rule

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Arunachal Assembly elections

BJP elected to power

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Kerala

Hope in the south

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The Congress-led United Democratic Front records a historic victory in the State in stark contrast to the trend elsewhere in the country.
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North-eastern States

Consolidating gains

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The BJP continues to make strides in the region, notwithstanding the contentious Citizenship Bill issue, while the Congress loses ground.
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Punjab

Captain’s victory

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The Congress’ score of eight of the 13 seats was facilitated as much by the charisma of Congress Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh as by the badl
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Delhi

Capital gains

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The BJP sweeps Delhi even as the ruling AAP stands weakened and the Congress sees signs of a revival.
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Jammu & Kashmir

Victory and anxiety

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The BJP’s handsome victory in the Jammu region gives rise to speculation and also fear in the valley that the party is bound to emerge as an unavoidab
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Odisha

Welfare state

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Naveen Patnaik proves that the Modi wave is no match for his charisma and wins Odisha for a fifth consecutive term on the strength of his welfare meas
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Essay

India: Liberal Democracy and the Extreme Right

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This article, written by Aijaz Ahmad in the summer of 2015, was published in the 2016 edition of Socialist Register, which is “‘an annual survey of mo