These Gen Z Political Nerds Are Trying to Reinvent Polling

Users began tweeting at Public Policy Polling, the Democratic polling shop known for the occasional offbeat survey, asking if they’d do an Alaska poll. At around 10:30, PPP tweeted they’d love to—if someone would hire them to do it. Immediately, Elections Twitter denizens began venturing a suggestion: why not use GoFundMe, the crowdfunding platform, to […]

Rajasthan political crisis: Prayagraj MP Rita Bahuguna Joshi invites Sachin Pilot to join BJP

Former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi also responded to the development saying, “My advise to Sachin Pilot is to be patient, not to be emotional. Having bright future your turn will come. I also had similar hurdles but ultimately patience helped. Better not to run after power which will come automatically. Ashok Gehlot may also […]

TikTok tells Australian MPs to stop using it as ‘political football’ amid rising China tensions

“The truth is, with tensions rising between some countries, TikTok has unfortunately been caught in the middle and is being used by some as a political football. I assure you – we’re a social media platform for sharing videos – that’s all,” Hunter told Guardian Australia in a statement.

The Australian government’s concern about TikTok is not just about data ethics – it’s about politics

The Liberal MP Andrew Hastie told 7.30: “China’s National Intelligence Law of 2017 means the Chinese government can compel businesses to share information with them.” But let’s not forget that Australia also has legislation designed to undermine encryption and enable police and security agencies to compel companies to retain data and share information with them. […]

Trump’s a major factor in Tuesday’s primaries, as ex-AG Sessions fights for political life in Alabama

The winner in Tuesday’s runoff will advance to the general election to take on Sen. Doug Jones, who is the most vulnerable Democrat in the Senate in this year’s general election. As the Republicans look to hold onto their 53-47 majority in the Senate, Alabama may be their only real shot of flipping a Democratic-held […]

Rajasthan political crisis: Congress appeals to Sachin Pilot to join CLP meeting

“I appeal to Sachin Pilot and all his fellow MLAs to join today’s Legislature Party meeting. While expressing your faith in the ideology and values ??of the Congress, please make your presence felt and strengthen the hands of Sonia Gandhi and Rahul Gandhi,” Pande tweeted.

Nepal politics: Oli, Prachanda hold fresh talks amidst ruling communist party crisis

Nepal Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli and co-chair of the ruling communist party Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda on Tuesday resumed talks after a six-day hiatus in a bid to save the party from a split in the wake of growing differences between the two factions led by them.

Rajasthan political crisis | Sachin Pilot’s rebellion with 30 MLAs puts Ashok Gehlot government on edge

In the 200-member State Assembly, the Congress has 107 MLAs, while the BJP has 72. The ruling party has the support of one Rashtriya Lok Dal, two CPI(M) and two Bharatiya Tribal party MLAs. All 13 Independents earlier supported the Congress, but three of them are now accused of being part of the conspiracy to […]

Allu Arjun To Team Up With Yatra Director Mahi V Raghav For A Political Thriller?

Well now, rumours are rife that the actor is gearing up to resume shoot as soon as the lockdown ends, and while at home he is hearing narrations from various directors. As per Telugu media reports, Yatra director Mahi V Raghav has approached Allu Arjun for his next. It is said that the actor has […]

College-Educated Voters Are Ruining American Politics

For Querys Matias, politics isn’t just a hobby. Matias is a 63-year-old immigrant from the Dominican Republic. She lives in Haverhill, Massachusetts, a small city on the New Hampshire border. In her day job, Matias is a bus monitor for a special-needs school. In her evenings, she amasses power.