Akash Sinha

Articles By Akash Sinha

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Beyond pledges and tall promises: The X-factor Congress needs to regain lost ground in UP elections

A gamut of experts believes that while the promises are good for optics, Congress lacks the most crucial element a party needs to win elections - an energised and dedicated cadre.

Bihar alcohol ban: Nitish Kumar running parallel economy of illicit liquor, claims RJD spokesperson Chitranjan Gagan

Earlier this month, over 30 people died while several others fell ill after consuming spurious liquor in the state's Gopalganj, Samastipur and Muzaffarpur.

Congress cannot defeat BJP without taking regional forces along: RJD’s Chitranjan Gagan

RJD spokesperson and party general secretary Chitranjan Gagan said that the Congress remains a key force nationally but it cannot overcome the NDA juggernaut without taking along regional parties.

Why BJP needs a new strategy to win Maharashtra back from MVA

'While political equations change from rural polls to assembly polls, the BJP needs a new social coalition in Maharashtra.'

Assembly elections 2022: Can a rejuvenated farmers’ agitation challenge the BJP in poll-bound UP and Uttarakhand?

While the farm union leaders went to Bengal before the assembly polls, they are now leaving no stone unturned to dent the BJP's prospects in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand.

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Congress’ revival plan: Caught between the devil and the deep sea

In the last decade, the Congress party has been reduced to an insignificant force in many states including West Bengal and Tamil Nadu.

As chorus grows, will Modi bite the Caste Census bullet?

The caste data is not only sensitive but also politically crucial as it could help political parties identify electoral groups as per caste leanings.

Caste Census

BMC elections: Narayan Rane’s offensive against Sena can cut both ways for BJP

Having been associated with Shiv Sena and Congress for a fairly good tenure, Rane understands Maharashtra politics deeply and knows well what to speak and when.

Exclusive: RJD backs Jagdanand Singh after Tej Pratap’s public outburst, says decisions by party president within framework of our constitution

In much embarrassment to the party, a furious Tej Pratap on Thursday addressed a press conference where he said he felt insulted by the remarks of the party president.

‘Khela Hobe Divas’: Mamata’s ode to Bengal’s love for football, or a crass political war cry for 2024?

While the TMC has maintained that the day is being celebrated to pay respect to football lovers who lost their lives in the 1980 stampede, the BJP has managed to bring a communal twist in the plot.

Mamata Banerjee Khela Hobe Dibas

‘Khela Hobe’? Five roadblocks to Mamata Banerjee’s national ambitions for 2024 elections

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who is in Delhi on a visit, is leaving no stone unturned to reach out to opposition leaders.

Can Arvind Kejriwal’s Delhi model propel AAP to power in Punjab, Gujarat?

In Delhi, people get zero power bills for usage up to 200 units and have to pay half the price for units consumed between 201 to 400.

Arvind kejriwal Delhi Model AAP free electricity

UP elections 2022: Anger against BJP palpable, but is Akhilesh Yadav up for the task?

The opportunity for the Samajwadi Party in an election after the dust around the pandemic has settled is immense. Yet, its success will depend upon whether Akhilesh Yadav can step to the challenge.

Delayed election, rising exodus: Why Congress desperately needs to fix its leadership problem

The Congress party had already been deserted by sitting MLAs, be in Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Goa or Karnataka.

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Arvind Kejriwal’s Gujarat foray: A blessing in disguise for the BJP?

Like the past, in Punjab and Goa for example, there is anticipation in the opposition quarters that the AAP may end up cutting into Congress votes and in turn, help the BJP win.

‘Operation LJP’: There is more to Nitish Kumar’s ‘revenge’ than meets the eye

Reports claim that Nitish Kumar has been working to isolate Paswan since the 2020 assembly polls.

Chirag Paswan Nitish Kumar Pashupati Paras

Assembly elections 2021: Promises galore as political parties put spotlight on women in poll-bound states

West Bengal to Assam, Kerala to Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, political parties are aware of the importance of the women's vote and are shaping their campaign promises keeping this silent vote bank in mind going into the electio

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Tamil Nadu Election 2021: Rudderless and divided, AIADMK fast losing Jayalalithaa’s rich legacy

While the AIADMK is hoping to win the electoral battle by invoking Amma’s legacy and setting up a memorial, they have failed to keep the party united as Jayalalithaa did for years.

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‘Outsider’ vs TMC: Mamata Banerjee’s biggest ploy against BJP could come back to haunt her

West Bengal has a sizable chunk of migrant workers, a majority of whom have settled in the state over the decade, and plays a crucial role in every election.

West Bengal election 2021

Plan to raise Rs 15 cr; invest Rs 100 cr over 5 years: Medharbour’s Vikrant and Nishant Gupta

Medharbour currently has two clinics – one in Delhi and another in Gurgaon. It plans to expand to 5 major cities in the next 5 years, by opening 4-5 Medharbour Family Clinics in each city through Franchising.

How to watch Rio 2016 Olympics live streaming day 1, August 6, live TV coverage in India starts 5:00 PM IST

The Olympics are now going ahead full throttle and a lot of the action has been more than just thrilling. Whether anyone's team is winning, or losing, the point that has been sent across is that the best sportsmen in the worl

Rio 2016 Olympics Hockey: Indian women effect tremendous fightback, do nation proud against Japan

Rio 2016 Olympics: The Indian women's hockey team has done wonders at the Olympic Games in Rio in their opening Pool B match. They have been able to restrict the much more fancied Japanese team to a very honourable draw and t

Education Technology: How smartphones make learning easy

Technology integrations like video lectures, online problem-solving features, graphic representations—and all of these on a smartphone—have made online learning interesting, accessible and far more engaging

Mrida Group working on 50-500-5000 model to develop backward areas: Arun Nagpal

India Inc as a whole is finding it tough to deal with their CSR initiatives. Many companies have been found wanting, some deliberately so, in carrying out their responsibilities under the government...

Rio 2016 Olympics: Google is your guide to games

Rio 2016 Olympics: Google is all set to become your guide for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games scheduled to be held from next week. With features like event schedule, medal counts...

Cruiser bike launch next month; aim to achieve Rs 500 cr turnover by 2020: Lohia Auto CEO Ayush Lohia

Lohia Auto is a part of Rs 630 crore Lohia Group and it is one of the leading electric vehicle manufacturers in India.

WhatsApp rolls out enhanced chatting, video features

Since the time Facebook took over WhatsApp, it is trying to improve its features and have rolled many updates. The recent four changes made to WhatsApp includes videos and emojis.

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