Poles Apart: The (in)accuracy of Exit Polls

Exit polls are known to get crucial regional public sentiments wrong – such mistakes have embarrassed polling agencies in the past.

Voter’s ID more powerful than Terrorist’s IED

India’s most high-profile vote kicks off Phase 3 of General Elections 2019 Prime Minister Modi came in to cast his vote in an open jeep greeted by hundreds gathered in frenzy. He cast his vote shortly after 8 am. “IED…

#MaiBhiChowkidar: BJP’s Futile Psychological Trump Card

The ‘Chowkidar’ row could arguably be called a new low in Indian politics, as BJP looks to reclaim the term from Congress, rather than address the growing skepticism around the image of the Prime Minister HEAD SHOT BJP is attempting…

Newsline | Twitter India gets ‘left-handed’ compliment  

Social media firms like Twitter face a huge challenge to prevent misuse of their platforms in the upcoming elections. However, this can also be viewed as a great opportunity. Twitter has been summoned by a parliamentary panel over allegations of…