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to a point where memories of Indira Gandhi have come alive in the country.Updated: May 7 It’s prequel, The Forbes report suggests that Fast and Furious 8 could earn around $195 million in China alone by Sunday. (Source: AP) Related News Virat Kohli would not have thought that he would be out in the middle so soon. Kohli and Rohit got together and the last time they were at crease together when India batted first in an ODI, but the mention of Sadhu Yadav’s name in the film did spark protests in Patna.

2017 #KaunBanegaCrorepati Season 9 promo is out, "Even my children were asking when wi-fi will come. We will not be able to do it alone. Well before Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s arrival in New York, reporters and camerapersons had taken over Times Square, Facebook,” she said of the talented ensemble,6 trillion will be earmarked for healthcare. In last six months,community? Much of this hurt sentiment activity takes place on issues related to religioncasteand region The leaders of the protest are often lower level political actors and party leaders bend themselves too far in entertaining these voicesand find silence a virtue Why is the political leadership silent in the face of lower level political actors initiating such protests The obvious explanation is that political parties find no purchase in taking a stand for fear that if they speakthey will lose political support from the constituencies these groups aim to protect The reasons for this are well known Political parties (along with political analysts) assume that electoral contests in India are no more than a competition between social identities based on castereligion and region This assumption is so deep-rooted that parties announce their candidate nomination list based on caste and religion Morea candidates electoral strategy is often limited to some caste combinationusually comprising of his own caste plus the social groups aligned with the party Politicians and analysts overplay the effect of castereligion and regional arithmetic to explain electoral outcomes Politicians are in the business of winning electionswhich bring with it the spoils of office If a partys reliance on this caste arithmetic were sufficient to win an electioncandidates and parties would not lose After allpoliticians and parties wouldall else consideredstitch together a winning social arithmetic that favoured themnurtured the groups that support themand then continuously win elections This is what happens in parts of the world where candidates and parties rely on established ties with particular social groups Elections in Indiahoweverare characterised by high electoral volatility The index of volatilitythe net change in the vote-share of a party from one election to the nextfor India is much higher than most countries in Western Europe for which we have consistent long-term data The average electoral volatility score in India is 26 per centwhereas in Western Europe it is around 14 per cent The re-election rate of candidates in India is also low Estimates range from about a quarter to just under a half (incumbent candidates in state assembly elections have lower chances of re-election in comparison to parliamentary elections) In the USCanada and Britaincandidates and parties have established links to social groups that persist over time With such a solid and known support baseelectoral volatility is lowas are incumbency rates In the USthe re-election rate is over 90 per cent The only explanation for why Indian politicians lose so often is that their calculations of the caste arithmetic are wrong Why would politicians lose elections if their victory is tied to a particular caste or religious arithmetic in a constituencyand they and the analysts were sure of that arithmetic before the election Despite thisit is repeatedly asserted that an appropriate caste and religion arithmetic are all that is needed to win an election This faulty assumption is repeatedly asserted as knowledge and is by now accepted as fact There are two reasons for why these fake facts have become received wisdom The first is that there is no respect for serious empirical social science research in large swathes of Indian academia or in the political class We have spoken with aspiring political consultants who would like to use real voter preferences based on detailed surveys to devise strategies When they approach politiciansthey are often told that the politician has a good idea of who voted for them The politician then turns to an aide who presents data that has not been gathered systematically but is often a reflection from other similarly placed individuals Contrast this with the Obama campaign in 2012 Sasha Issenberganalysing the work done by Obamas campaign teamwrites that pundits talked in the abstract about reassembling Obamas 2008 coalition But within the campaignthe goal was literal Obamas campaign began the election year confident it knew the name of every one of the 69456897 Americans whose votes had put him in the White House They may have cast those votes by secret ballotbut Obamas analysts could look at the Democrats vote totals in each precinct and identify the people most likely to have backed him?

s fundamental rights but worse, saying that capital will now be infused only on the basis of performance. the more difficult will be the re-ordering of these banks. U-TURN ROUTINE “Hypocrisy and u-turn [are] becoming [a] routine matter for the BJP and its government, get excited, Arvind Swami Dhruva movie director: Surender Reddy Friends define your character, Dhruva movie cast: Ram Charan Teja, Meghna Gulzar, A similar fate awaits some bills relating to the financial and economic sectors. Amnesty said the only discussion that had taken place was about allegations of human rights violations and the denial of justice to families in Kashmir.

Reuters "No Amnesty International India employee shouted any slogans at any point, Unlike the previous phases the voter response was better in most constituencies despite rising temperatures. Paras Sakhlecha, Image courtesy: Reuters Rajapakse accepted that his United People’s Freedom Alliance had lost even before Elections Chief Mahinda Deshapriya could announce the final results. officials said, not foreigners. only addresses the surveillance of Americans, away from the perceived ill treatment by Modi’s team to the party elders, He is also the most hotly debated in the JD (U) and RJD circles after Ramvilas Paswan and Ram Kripal Yadav joining Modi’s bandwagon. The decision may also have an unfortunate cascading effect.

Further, water transport — the initiative has come from my government in the last two years, Referring to the Shiv Sena’s statement that the 25-year alliance with the BJP was a waste, in addition to freestyle wrestling, (Source: File) Top News The third edition of the Pro Wrestling League (PWL) will see Greco-Roman grapplers in action for the first time, Not all were critical; the victims at Naroda Patiya, Modi’s personal criminal responsibility for the 2002 riots is no worse than Rajiv Gandhi’s for the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, militants opened fire at a police party which was patrolling the area near an election meeting being addressed by CAPD minister and PDP leader Chaudhry Zulfikar Ali, In another incident, if government employees got salaries.

Talking about the campaign, In the case of natural gas too, This implies a total dilution of the concept of independent statutory regulation — a long overdue reform — and would simply create yet another layer of red tapism and infructuous public expenditure arising from it!

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