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  • UP poll tracker: BJP may get 41-49 seats, SP 11-17, BSP 8-14, Cong 5-9 05-03-2014 09:20 PM

    New Delhi: The BJP is expected to stage an impressive comeback in Uttar Pradesh according to CNN-IBN-Lokniti-CSDS election tracker. It is likely to garner 36 per cent votes in a multi corner contest. As per the seat projections by Dr Rajeeva Kharandikar, Director, Chennai Mathematical Institute, Chennai, the BJP will...
  • Bihar poll tracker: BJP-LJP 22-30 seats, JDU 4-8, RJD, Cong 2-6 each 05-03-2014 08:40 PM

    New Delhi: Like neighbouring Uttar Pradesh, the BJP is expected to do extremely well even in Bihar. According to CNN-IBN-Lokniti-CSDS election tracker, the BJP-LJP alliance is expected to sweep aside its opponents and win a large number of seats. As per seat projections by Prof Rajeeva Kharandikar, Director, Chennai Mathematical...
  • The power and the limitations of Opinion Poll based projections 13-12-2013 02:14 PM

    New Delhi: I have been a psephologist for about 16 years and have had a fair amount of success in predicting seats in an upcoming election. Here is a post-mortem of what I said and what happened in the current round of elections. Since 2005, I have been working with...
  • BJP will break all records in 2014 Lok Sabha polls: Advani 27-07-2013 07:26 PM

    New Delhi: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader LK Advani on Saturday said that the political atmosphere in the country is ideal for the party to get "record breaking results" with the Congress-led government failing to tackle corruption and price rise, creating a favourable condition for the main Opposition. "Pre-poll surveys...
  • Gujarat poll vote projection: Modi lords over the state 30-10-2012 09:10 PM

    New Delhi: For more than a decade, politics in Gujarat has been synonymous with Narendra Modi. With the Assembly elections due in a few weeks, the scenario seems to no different. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) strongman, who has ruled Gujarat with an iron hand since October 2001, has swatted...
  • Himachal Pradesh vote projection: Congress, BJP neck and neck 29-10-2012 09:05 PM

    New Delhi: Himachal Pradesh has traditionally seen a straight contest between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the Congress and the 2012 Assembly election are going to be no different with the two involved in a bitter battle. The state will vote in a single phase on November 4, and...
  • Battle for the States: post poll survey 11-05-2011 07:16 AM

    CNN-IBN, CSDS The Week bring you the seat projections for the Assembly elections in West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Assam. ...
  • Likely verdicts in key states 15-05-2009 06:02 PM

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  • Seats down but BJP may scrape through in Guj 16-12-2007 10:09 PM

    Dhaka: England fast bowler Stuart Broad admitted he was keeping his distance from Pakistan as the teams prepared for their first meeting since the 'spot-fixing' scandal. Friday's World Cup warm-up match in Dhaka will see the two countries resume cricketing rivalry following last year's controversial series in England which were...
  • How parties caste their votes in UP 08-05-2007 10:23 PM

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  • Mayawati set to get 160 seats in UP 08-05-2007 09:32 PM

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  • What makes Indians keep the faith 24-01-2007 10:08 PM

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  • The Number Game: Best of the best 23-01-2007 11:21 PM

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  • Methodology: How the Survey was done 23-01-2007 10:50 PM

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  • Uttarakhand: State of the Nation 23-01-2007 10:01 PM

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  • Survey: UPA's popularity stagnating 23-01-2007 10:00 PM

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  • UP: BSP, SP walking a tightrope 23-01-2007 10:00 PM

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  • Not all Indians opposed to Army rule 25-12-2006 03:59 PM

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