Tag: Uttar Pradesh election results

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  • The Unthinkability Bias

    The Unthinkability Bias

    The landslide verdict in Uttar Pradesh has outfoxed most political pundits. The reportage of the elections and predictions that accompanied it shows much of Indian political journalism seems to be living in the “post-truth” world. The Oxford dictionary designated “post-truth” as the word of 2016 ~ an adjective which means “relating to circumstances in which …

    April 2, 2017
  • The Unthinkability Bias

    The Unthinkability Bias

    The landslide verdict in Uttar Pradesh has outfoxed most political pundits. The reportage of the elections and predictions that accompanied it shows much of Indian political journalism seems to be living in the “post-truth” world. The Oxford dictionary designated “post-truth” as the word of 2016 ~ an adjective which means “relating to circumstances in which …

    April 2, 2017
  • Win puts BJP in pole position for 2019

    Win puts BJP in pole position for 2019

    The ‘unprecedented’ verdict in the Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, where the Bharatiya Janata Party is set to form the next government along with its allies after a long gap has put the party firmly in pole position for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.  The virtual decimation of parties' caste and religious bastions, which stood them …

    March 11, 2017