7 The Poliglot This Week
Rahul goes the Wayanad way, Gowdas say cheese in Karnataka, and politician lookalikes,
among other exclusives. Also, a chat with recent Congress entrant Urmila Matondkar.
22 Too Sweet For Sale
Amid all the election bustle, a look at the plight of sugarcane farmers. They have had
a bumper harvest, but haven’t got the buyers for the excess.
28 The Vote-gathering Beehive
The enrolled bhakts, the Cong karyakartas.... Our focus this time is on the composition and
dynamics of the rank and file that fuels the campaigns and rallies of political parties.
48 Rule By Images
The Model Code of Conduct for elections versus politician biopics, web series, Modi TV,
Modi bindi, masks, T-shirts, memes, social media ads...is the former even trying?
54 The Judwa Bloc
This village in UP is famous for an inexplicable genetic phenomena—twins born to scores
of families. Is it the chromosomes, the water, the air...even experts are clueless.
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