The Statesman (India)

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Generally, there are two major electoral systems – First-Past-the-Post and Proportional Representation (PR) – in the democratic world. In FPP system (also known as Plurality system), a candidate who gets the highest number of votes is elected.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Regardless of all the pre-poll rhetoric, for the NDA winning a second consecutive term ~ some would prefer replacing NDA with Mr Narendra Modi since this election has mainly been about him ~ might essentially mean a lot if it improves upon its 2014 performance.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Ideas, even when reformatory, need a fair and supportive structure in which they can be implemented.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The imbroglio over Brexit has deepened beyond measure in the wake of last Friday’s bitter discord within Britain’s political class…and not with the entity on the other side of the Channel ~ the European Union headquarters.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Pakistan’s economy is in shambles.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN)- In the hard-hearted world of commerce there is small scope for miracles. 

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - After the heat and din of the General Elections has cooled down, a new government should be in saddle before the end of this month. 

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - The exit poll results of perhaps the most keenly watched and politically charged election in many years are out, and the Verdict 2019 is set to be a Modi 2.0.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - For the first time ever in the history of Indian democracy, conjoined sisters from Patna cast their vote as separate individuals in the ongoing Lok Sabha elections.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Death is the ultimate end, mysterious and terrible, against which even the strongest is powerless. How to conquer death is a question every civilisation has tried to address. Myths have grown around immortal beings like gods in every culture, and of valiant but futile attempts of mortal men to attain immortality.