ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Digital Politics in India’s 2019 General Elections

India’s 2019 general election was the first national election contested within a truly digital consumption society, wherein approximately half the voting population had access to digital pathways, and another one-third had access to social media. This article argues that what happens on digital platforms is no longer an externality or an adjunct to offline politics—it is constitutive of it and inseparable from larger political mobilisation.

A Trader's Journey

The Z Factor: My Journey as the Wrong Man at the Right Time by Subhash Chandra, Pranjal Sharma, New Delhi: HarperCollins, 2016; pp 281, ₹350.
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