Elections 2019: The bitter story of Sundarbans’ honey hunters.

In West Bengal's Sundarbans fishermen risk their lives to go deep into the mangrove forest once a year to collect honey. With a lack of job opportunity in the area and unfulfilled government promises, people are forced to either go to the forest or m


Amit Shah: The secret of his success in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections

The Indian Express's Liz Mathew explains how BJP president Amit Shah didn't rest on the 2014 victory and how he has helped the party grow for the 2019 election.

How BJP won Uttar Pradesh and crushed the Mahagathbandhan

The Indian Express's Deeptiman Tiwary explains what the loss of the Samajwadi-Bahujan Samaj Party- Rashtriya Lok Dal in Uttar Pradesh. Sting Music by - Bensound.com

How NDA Delivered A Landslide Victory In 2019 | Election Results 2019

With NDA dominating Lok Sabha 2019 elections, the Bharatiya Janata Party pulled a landslide victory in a number of states across India

Why Congress-led UDF swept Kerala and what it means for the Left

The Indian Express's Amrith Lal explains what helped the Congress win 12 out of 20 seats in Kerala and the challenges it presents for the Left.

Vote surge scripts Modi’s massive Lok Sabha victory

In a historic verdict, Narendra Modi's BJP returned to power for a second innings with a stronger and a giant mandate. Here's how the Modi wave took the wind out of 'mahagathbandhan' sail.

Priyanka Gandhi a non-starter?

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra was inducted into the Congress in January this year to help the party consolidate its position during the Lok Sabha elections, especially in the crucial state of Uttar Pradesh. Here's an analysis of her performance.

How Political Families Fared In Lok Sabha Polls 2019 | Election Results 2019

According to IndiaSpend, Congress has had 36 dynastic MPs elected to the Lok Sabha since 1999 while the BJP has had 31 MPs of the same family

Here’s How Celebs In West Bengal Fared In Lok Sabha Elections | Election Results 2019

West Bengal has adopted the celeb culture into politics with eight out of 42 MPs elected from the state in 2014 being from the film and entertainment industry

When Real Players Joined The Political Battlefield | Election Results 2019

This year many renowned names started their political innings and joined the election battlefield

What helped the BJP-Shiv Sena sweep Maharashtra

Loksatta editor Girish Kuber explains how the BJP-Shiv Sena benefitted from the presence of another party to sweep Maharashtra and deliver a ‘death blow’ to the Congress in the state

Narendra Modi and Amit Shah speak after BJP wins

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah speak at the party headquarters after the BJP won a majority in Lok Sabha Elections 2019

What Rahul Gandhi and the Congress got wrong

The Indian Express's Manoj CG explains what the Congress got wrong in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections and also who the blame should fall on.

Rahul Gandhi concedes loss in Lok Sabha Elections 2019 and in Amethi

Congress President Rahul Gandhi conceded defeat in the 2019 Lok Sabha Elections and also in the Congress bastion of Amethi that he represented.

Lok Sabha Elections 2019: What explains DMK’s victory and AIADMK’s loss?

The Indian Express's Amrith Lal decodes what explains the DMK's performance in the Lok Sabha elections in Tamil Nadu and what it means for its party chief Stalin.

BJP’s Amazing Success Story In Bengal | Election Results 2019

BJP has made massive gains in West Bengal and is all set to gain as much as 18 seats

Decoding Aam Aadmi Party’s collapse in Delhi

The Indian Express's Delhi Chief Reporter Mallica Joshi explains why the AAP collapsed in Delhi in this election, and whether an alliance with the Congress would have helped Sting Music by - Bensound.com

Smriti Irani Wins At Rahul Gandhi’s Stronghold, Amethi

Rahul Gandhi congratulated Smriti Irani at the Congress press conference held in Delhi today

How Filmstars-Turned-Politicians Fared In Lok Sabha Polls 2019

This year, we saw a significant participation from the field of cinema and arts

How the BJP broke into Mamata Banerjee’s bastion of West Bengal

The Indian Express's Abantika Ghosh who covered the Lok Sabha elections in West Bengal explains how the BJP made significant gains in the state in this election.

Despite controversies, Pragya Singh Thakur set to win

Pragya Singh Thakur who was fielded by the BJP to contest from Bhopal featured in multiple controversies during her election campaign. Sting Music by - Bensound.com