The original version of the article was published on November 17th in “The Daily Guardian”

With less than four months left for the Uttar Pradesh (UP) Assembly Elections, political parties are going full steam ahead in an attempt to woo voters in the most populous state in the country. Uttar…

The original version of the article was published on November 10th in “The Daily Guardian”

By-elections for 30 state assemblies and three Lok Sabha seats were held on 30 October 2021. Of three Lok Sabha bypolls, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won in Madhya Pradesh. The party lost the Mandi…

The vaccine’s availability in high incidence regions of the world such as India will go a long way in eliminating the incidence and the burden of malaria

On 6th October 2021, the World Health Organisation (WHO) approved the world’s first anti-malaria vaccine called the RTS,S or Mosquirix. The vaccine, in…

Note: The original version of the article was published on October 13th in “The Daily Guardian”

On 3 October 2021, the visuals of a convoy of vehicles running over protesting farmers in the Lakhimpur Kheri district of Uttar Pradesh were plastered over mobile phones and television screens. Eight people, including…

Note: The original version of this article was published on September 29th, 2021 in “The Daily Guardian”

Since 2017, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has been contesting Assembly elections in at least 14 states outside Delhi but has failed to win even a single seat in 13 states. The only…

Note: The original version of this article was published on October 6th, 2021 in “The Daily Guardian”

Last month, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya announced that India would be resuming COVID-19 vaccine exports, under Vaccine Maitri — in the fourth quarter of this year — in order to fulfil its…

The Left’s inability to reinvent itself and its stubbornness to stick to the theories and slogans that defined their movement decades ago has made it obsolete in 21st century politics.

From ruling West Bengal for more than three decades and providing support to coalition alliances at the center, the Left…

Contesting elections at the college level is often considered as a stepping stone to a career in state and national politics.

From Raj Thackeray and Sharad Pawar to Devendra Fadnavis and Nitin Gadkari, several top leaders from across political parties started their careers as student leaders in universities of Maharashtra…

Note: The original version of this article was published on September 22th, 2021 in “The Daily Guardian”

All eyes have been on the Indian National Congress (INC) in Punjab this week, as Chief Minister Amarinder Singh handed in his resignation, stating the party’s upper management “humiliated” him, months before the…

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