Theirs is a unique partnership that successfully ground down the anti-BJP narratives around demonetisation, farm distress and job flight, getting people across sections to vote for Modi. And Amit Shah’s realpolitik may now enable the PM to build an inclusive image.
BJP national general secretary Bhupender Yadav speaks to Outlook about the party's performance.
Anti-BJP coalitions, dealt a stunning blow, hope for a revival after introspection
2019 is election year for about a third of the world’s population. Outlook presents an overview of polls around the globe.
A Gandhi never quits? But Rahul Gandhi as party president has not proved to be the galvaniser that Sonia was.
All pre-election talk of Narendra Modi and Amit Shah being cut down to size evaporated after the Lok Sabha elections were declared. But BJP's confidence to win majority on its own was backed by genius of a strategy, writes Anirban Ganguly
Zakir Musa, who fought Kashmir's 'religious war', was the 'last' of ISIS-inspired militants who gave up a possible career in engineering
With reservoirs running dry, Tamil Nadu's water restoration system has struck a controversial note even as the government issues diktat on how the rain god must be appeased!
Lok Sabha rout strains the seams of Congress-JD(S) stitch-up
The passing away of the 52nd Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin in 2014 triggered a succession battle and protracted court cases. Burhanuddin's son Saifuddin and half-brother Qutbuddin have split the prosperous Dawoodi Bohra community
A rush to scale Mt Everest has led to chaos on top of the world and left several mountaineers dead
To make errant builders fall in line with the Real Estate Regulation and Development Act (RERA) was a welcome and much-needed step but homebuyers are still left in the lurch as orders and notices are not enough
The Indian cricket team looks one of the most balanced in the ICC World Cup 2019 but their relative inexperience can be filled by MS Dhoni's wisdom and Virat Kohli's no-holds-barred approach