Maharashtra elections

Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently thanked people for ‘using their third eye’ to ensure a BJP victory ‘wherever there were elections, whether the BJP had any presence or not’. Photo: Reuters

The return of the local

4 min read . 28 Feb 2017
The rich don’t bother about agricultural handouts or minimum support prices or loan waivers, while these are high on the agenda of the poor. Photo: Indranil Bhoumik/Mint<br />

What Maharashtra wants | Part VI

2 min read . 14 Oct 2014
Urban men are more concerned about corruption and defence than women, while women are more concerned about everyday infrastructure such as drinking water, traffic and illegal construction. Photo: HT<br />

What Maharashtra Wants | Part IV

1 min read . 10 Oct 2014
For farmers, farm-related issues take the most priority, while non-farmers have their interests in public goods. Women’s security ranks extremely high among non-farmers in rural areas. Photo:<br />

What Maharashtra Wants | Part III

2 min read . 09 Oct 2014
Older respondents seem more inclined towards farm-related issues while the higher priorities of the younger respondents are more urban. Photo: HT<br />

What Maharashtra Wants | Part II

2 min read . 08 Oct 2014
Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint<br />

What Maharashtra wants

2 min read . 07 Oct 2014