Whatever The Electoral System, BJP The Victor

Would a different electoral system have produced different results, and is there a pattern over multiple elections of the current system disproportionately impacting one party vis-a-vis others? ...

Looking for a non-Dravidian answer

The conventional wisdom is that the people of TN are yearning for a change from the Dravidian parties. ...

Guilty of not voting

Before pronouncing that verdict and doling out punishment, weed out the errors and inconsistencies in the EC’s database of voters ...

The mathematics of Maharashtra

A summary of Amit Shah's master strategy that helped the BJP emerge victorious in the recent Assembly elections ...

The mysteries of ‘dead’ and ‘deleted’ voters

The election day debacle in Mumbai shows that the Election Commission's voter list data have long been suspect. Aadhaar would be a great solution for second-level authentication ...

Indian Elections: Debunking the debunked myths

An analysis of vote share data and pre-poll alliances shows India is keeping true to its diverse federalism ...