national elections

There is little reason to believe that a third term for Modi will result in the revival of Indian scientific research and innovation

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Aspiration of an inclusive India has been under threat in the Modi regime.

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India’s politicians recognise the growing influence of women at the ballot box but their schemes to win their votes come with risks.

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The National Education Policy provides the BJP and RSS ample scope to reshape the institutional architecture of education.

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The battle for India is being fought in the states as the general election turns local.

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Parliament’s hollowing out can only be checked, and reversed, by a successful electoral challenge to the Modi personality cult.

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The business elite funds political parties and elections in return for economic favours or for securing favourable policies for their industry

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Cinematic fiction has become the convenient way of ‘correcting’ historical frictions, especially where facts are inconvenient

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The expectation for Indian politicians to ‘be with the people’ now encompasses standing with them through their lived experiences of climate change.

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In what is a big year for democratic elections, none come bigger than India’s incredible exercise in ensuring every voter has a say.

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Chinese cash is reaping political rewards ahead of the Solomon Islands election as the West fails to walk the talk in its Pacific step-up.

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