Newsclick Production, December 4,2013
What explains the poor performance of the Maoists in the second CA elections? What does the immediate future hold following the elections? Srinivasan Ramani of the EPW tries to answer these questions.
Newsclick, April 5, 2013
Yet another gruesome attack on democratic rights was witnessed in West Bengal which cost a young life.
Newsclick Production, March 19, 2013
Journalist Prashant Jha and activist-journalist Shyam Shrestha comment on the latest "agreement" between the top political players in Nepal paving the way for a Chief Justice led interim government before elections are held for a fresh Constituent Assembly.
Prabir Purkayastha, March 13, 2013
The combination of Uhuru Keyatta and William Ruto have won the elections in Kenya comfortably without the predicted bloodshed that took place last time.
Prabir Purkayastha,Newsclick, May 26, 2012
Egypt's first round of Presidential polls has shown that the two institutions – Islamists and the military – still dominate the political landscape, even if their hold is weakening. The surprise in the elections has been the unexpectedly strong showing of Hamdeen Sabahi, the Nasserist left-secular candidate.
Newsclick Presentation/ 16-March-2012
The Congress' miserable performance (barring Manipur) is the overarching theme in the recently held assembly elections in February, March 2012. Senior journalist Seema Mustafa comments for Newsclick.
Newsclick Production/ 14-Jul-2011
Chanida Bamford from the Focus on The Global South, speaks on the election results in Thailand. The decisive victory for Yingluck Shinawatra's Pheu Thai party is a positive development for Thailand which has suffered autocratic rule in the near past, she says.
Jyotsna Singh, Newsclick, June 9, 2011
Newsclick Production, May 16th, 2011
This was not merely an electoral loss but a major defeat of a bastion, says Paranjoy Guha Thakurta about the Left Front's loss in West Bengal. He argues that there has to be a rethink in the Left's political outlook and organisation following this loss.
Newsclick Production, May 16, 2011
Associate Editor of the Times of India, Shankar Raghuraman comments on the 2011 assembly election results in Tamil Nadu state. He identifies three major factors acting against the DMK, besides acknowledging the presence of a formidable alliance building tactic by the AIADMK led front.