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Asian Survey (2018) 58 (1): 86–99.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Pradeep Chhibber; Nirvikar Jassal The year 2017 saw the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party extend its electoral dominance by winning major state elections. The BJP was less successful, however, in containing contentious politics and vigilantism by right-wing groups. It was also a tumultuous year for the...
Asian Survey (2017) 57 (2): 249–270.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Shelly Ghai Bajaj Through its use of the microblogging site Twitter during the 2014 Indian election campaign, the Bharatiya Janata Party successfully set the election agenda around development and governance to discredit the Congress Party. Combining its use of Twitter with conventional campaigning...
Asian Survey (2016) 56 (4): 605–628.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Subrata K. Mitra; Jivanta Schöttli Phrases like “watershed,” “historic,” and “epochal” were used to describe India’s 2014 general election. The Bharatiya Janata Party secured the first single-party majority in three decades, forming the government as the National Democratic Alliance. We argue that...
Asian Survey (2015) 55 (1): 33–47.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Andrew Wyatt The much anticipated general election produced a majority for the Bharatiya Janata Party under the leadership of Narendra Modi. The new administration is setting out an agenda for governing. The economy showed some signs of improvement, business confidence is returning, but economic...
Asian Survey (2014) 54 (1): 151–164.
Published: 01 February 2014
... relations with China remained awkward. Pakistan and India made little headway on improving relations. Campaigning for the 2014 general election began midway through 2013. © 2014 by the Regents of the University of California 2014 India Congress Party Bharatiya Janata Party corruption ANDREW...