Ensured Electrification Of Villages: BSP’s Rakesh Pandey

Rakesh Pandey, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) candidate from Ambedkar Nagar, Uttar Pradesh, says he has ensured electrification of villages and has been providing funds from the MP fund for various educational activities. He wants the constituency to be a riot-free area with a focus on development.   This initiative is part of Mera Neta, India’s … Continued

Unemployment A Serious Concern: BSP’s Madan Bhatti

Madan Bhatti, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) candidate from Sangrur, Punjab, says educated youth are not being provided employment by any Government. The efforts by his party, Bhatti says, would be to ensure that youth are influenced to move away from drugs and involve themselves in productive work.   This initiative is part of Mera Neta, … Continued

Big Industry Can Generate Jobs: BSP’s Subhash Pandey

Subhash Pandey, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) candidate from Jaunpur, Uttar Pradesh, says the key challenge would be to attract a big industry to the area so that youth can get gainful employment. He adds that honest implementation of power and road projects will go a long way to help people. This initiative is part of … Continued

Which ‘Third Front’ Group Could Form India’s Next Government?

The two major blocs in India’s national politics are the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA).   2013 had been a disappointing one for the Congress in all state elections except Karnataka. The elections in the National Capital Territory (NCT) of Delhi were a disaster for … Continued

Why Congress & BJP Need Allies To Form A Govt

Okay, we are not saying anything new. And yet you have to admit that the electoral numbers almost seem to have a new twist each time you revisit them.   Coalition governments have been the name of the game for nearly two decades. Starting 1996, no major political party has been able to form a … Continued