Is Modi’s Government All Hype and No Substance?

April 16, 2019

The BJP is spending large amounts to promote the image of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, intending to win the election on the strength of his brand. India is home to over a billion people. It is the world’s biggest democracy. It has a fast-growing market. Even elections are a market place,...

India’s General Election: Communal Tension and the Threat to Democracy

April 08, 2019

India, a nation with more than 1.3 billion people and a constitutional commitment to a multicultural society, is struggling with the definition of “people.” The Daily Devil’s Dictionary explains. With a general election approaching, India has been focusing its attention on what the prime...

India Elections: A Time of Crisis for the BJP?

April 01, 2019

The future of the BJP depends on what the party does with the little time left. The world’s largest democracy is counting the days to its general election scheduled to begin on April 11, with major opposition parties determined to turn the tables this time. For the ruling Bharatiya Janata...