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Has Narendra Modi ended dynastic politics in India?
… all odds - big politicians, rich people and, above all, dynastic politics - to get… the country's top political job. During the campaign for his first term in 2014, he would… 30% of the elected MPs are from political families, up from a quarter on average…


How Narendra Modi has reinvented Indian politics
…-nationals (his political rivals and critics); the watchman (Modi himself, protecting… in the eastern city of Kolkata told me. 3. Modi's win signals a major shift in politics Mr… of politics. The party is not a seasonal machine that comes alive during elections…


Cllr Rakhia Ismail on what it's like being a hijabi in politics
…Cllr Rakhia Ismail is the UK's first Somali-born female mayor. This video has been optimised for mobile viewing on the BBC News app. The BBC News app is available from the Apple App Store for iPhone and Google Play Store for Android.…


The 'personality politics' of Narendra Modi and Donald Trump
… Vaidyanathan looks at how the cult of personality politics is similar to both men. On a hot… of political hysteria reminds me of the energy and passion I witnessed in 2016 at rallies… at a rock concert, political groupies like to outdo each other with their devotion. All…


Tackling skills gap ‘harmed by short-term politics’
… for skills policy, with a long-term, strategic approach and less political interference…


India election 2019: Echoes of Trump in Modi's border politics
… happening under Mr Modi has striking similarities to the political landscape in Mr… of the two men, both considered "straight shooters" who push conservative politics, have… political tactic on the campaign trail, catering to a constituency feeling threatened…


2019 Australia election: The weird, wild politics of Queensland
…, then declares that talking about politics put him off his game. It's a neat summation… and disaffected politics of Queensland could tip the balance in Saturday's election. In Dawson… to change, they need to do well here," said Prof Anne Tiernan, a politics expert…


2019 election: Why politics is toxic for Australia’s women
…Australian women in politics have had enough. A slew of allegations of sexist… has steadily tumbled down the global rankings for female political representation…, the BBC looks at what's come to be known as the "women problem" in Australian politics


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