Assembly Elections 2011

  • Battle for the States: post poll survey May 11, 2011

    CNNIBN, CSDS The Week bring you the seat projections for the Assembly elections in West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Assam. ...
  • Elections 2011: Is change a certainty? May 10, 2011

    New Delhi: As the DDay of May 13 approaches, the four states of Assam, West Bengal, Tamil Nadu and Kerala and the Union Territory of Puducherry are clearly not on the same page. It seems that Assam and Puducherry are probably not going to be affected by antiincumbency. West Bengal...
  • Left, TMC choose to play safe in WB polls March 28, 2011

    Nandigram: The battle to win West Bengal assembly elections is getting fierce. While the Left is focusing on agricultural reforms to woo the rural vote bank, the Trinamool Congress is trying hard to shed its antiindustry image. Crop failure and mounting debts has driven 42yearold farmer Prabir Datta to end his...
  • Kerala polls: LDF takes help of Mammootty film March 26, 2011

    Thiruvananthapuram: It's poll season in Kerala and election fever is gripping Malayalam cinema as always. This time Southern superstar Mammootty stars in the latest potboiler, a propaganda film for the LDF. But will box office success translate into votes? Will the super cop save the life of the honest Chief Minister? That's...
  • IIM duo to intern with Trinamool March 10, 2011

    Kolkata: In the runup to the Assembly elections in West Bengal, Trinamool Congress will take as interns, two students of the Indian Institute of Management Calcutta to reach out to the youth in the state. The IIMC finalists Hariharan Sriram and Mansha Tandon wrote to Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee about...
  • DMK quits UPA: what next in TN and at the Centre? March 5, 2011

    DMK walked out of the UPA Government after the Congress demanded 63 seats in the TN assembly polls. ...
  • Rajdeep Sardesai on aftermath of DMKCong split March 5, 2011

    CNNIBN EditorinChief Rajdeep Sardesai discusses the consequences of the split. ...
  • Reactions over the DMKCong split March 5, 2011

    Analyst Cho Ramaswamy and DMK leader TR Baalu talks on the issue of DMKCongress split. ...
  • WB govt under EC lens after code breach news March 5, 2011

    Kolkata: As the countdown to the West Bengal assembly elections begins, the latest allegations brought against the Left Front government were that the comrades were violating the model code of conduct. As a result the doubts were there if an old election trick is being repeated behind the walls of Writers...