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Shikha Mukerjee

Shikha Mukerjee | It’s time for New Gen to consolidate on ground

Emergence of younger leaders reshapes political landscape, challenging BJP dominance. INDIA bloc parties regroup to counter Modi-led BJP

13 Jun 2024 12:00 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | Amid great expectations, voters keep all guessing

With just two weeks left before results, the BJP and Congress vie for dominance in a contentious 2024 Lok Sabha election.

21 May 2024 12:05 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | The K-factor forces the BJP to play ‘catch-up’

Kejriwal's return adds fuel to election fire as BJP faces unprecedented challenge

14 May 2024 12:09 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | Disenchanted voters bad news in ‘wave-less’ polls

Declining Voter Turnout Reflects Growing Dissatisfaction With Political Establishment

01 May 2024 12:05 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | BJP dominance in political discourse sees adjustments

The BJP adapts its messaging, responding to opposition criticism with new assurances and clarifications.

23 Apr 2024 1:56 AM


Shikha Mukerjee | Poll promises vs delivery amid rise in polarisation

As the 2024 Lok Sabha elections loom, the political landscape is rife with tension and uncertainty.

16 Apr 2024 12:05 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | Too many mutations hurt coalition politics’ viability

As the BJP asserts dominance, INDIA coalition grapples with internal dissent & strategic uncertainties in the evolving political landscape

05 Apr 2024 12:07 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | After CAA rules, contours of confrontation changing

Controversy surrounds India's citizenship law change, raising concerns over discrimination and political implications

14 Mar 2024 12:00 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | Modi’s ‘guarantees’ on India’s growth can be a mind-bender

Examining the promises, challenges, and contradictions of India's development journey in the past decade

06 Mar 2024 12:00 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | Cynicism versus principles: Will voters reward venality?

The BJP's Bihar maneuver: A testament to the triumph of political pragmatism over principles.

05 Feb 2024 11:40 PM


Shikha Mukerjee | Modi has set his target, does BJP know where it’s headed?

The Ram Janmabhoomi movement and the gruelling cross-country journey of the Ram Rath led by Lal Krishna Advani was political

26 Jan 2024 12:00 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | Congress flounders, needs a strategy to get relevant

A “Donate for Desh” fundraising campaign or a 6,200-km Bharat Nyay Yatra crossing 14 states

03 Jan 2024 12:00 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | Will MPs’ suspensions jolt INDIA into anti-BJP unity?

Mr Kharge, groomed in the Congress culture of consensus building, is a natural for the job of convenor of the INDIA collective

22 Dec 2023 11:21 PM

Shikha Mukerjee | Congress Complacency Helps Modi win Back Hindi belt

In politics as in cricket, the better side wins. It is credit that must necessarily be shared between the leader/captain and members.

05 Dec 2023 12:11 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | Public discourse standards fall, distorted by EC’s bias

The EC has limited power to control the terms of public discourse

30 Nov 2023 12:00 AM


Shikha Mukerjee | Does single-minded Congress bode ill for INDIA allies?

It’s true that when votes are fractured, outcomes are unpredictable.

15 Nov 2023 12:05 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | Ethics, politics and the art of lobbying, wooing voters

The tale is not the alleged cash that Mahua Moitra received; the tale is of two legislators

01 Nov 2023 12:00 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | Congress must forge unity out of its internal diversity

The Congress has shown unexpected focus and discipline

20 Sep 2023 12:00 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | INDIA gets set, preparing for liftoff; BJP gets jitters

INDIA is poised to unveil itself as a credible challenger to the hitherto invincibility of the BJP

05 Sep 2023 12:05 AM

Shikha Mukerjee | Inflation biggest challenge for Modi as 2024 gets near

Inflation prompts voters to begin listing all the things that he or she cannot afford and all the reasons why he/she cannot do so.

22 Aug 2023 12:05 AM