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History Revisited: How political parties fared in 2014 Lok Sabha election

History Revisited: How political parties fared in 2014 Lok Sabha election

Manmohan Singh led United Progressive Alliance government was heading completion of its second full five-year term in office in 2014.

May 15, 2019 - 11:14 AM IST
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History Revisited: How political parties fared in 2009 Lok Sabha election

History Revisited: How political parties fared in 2009 Lok Sabha election

When the then Congress president Sonia Gandhi turned down the post of the Prime Minister in 2004, former finance minister

May 15, 2019 - 11:18 AM IST
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History Revisited: How political parties fared in 2004 Lok Sabha election

History Revisited: How political parties fared in 2004 Lok Sabha election

Having served at the Centre from 1999 to 2004, the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance became the first non-Congress government to have completed its full term in Lok Sabha.

May 14, 2019 - 10:24 AM IST
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History Revisited: How political parties fared in 1999 Lok Sabha election

History Revisited: How political parties fared in 1999 Lok Sabha election

Soon after the Atal Bihari Vajpayee led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government celebrated the first year in power in 1999, the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) pulled the pl

May 14, 2019 - 10:24 AM IST
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History Revisited: How political parties fared in 1998 Lok Sabha election

History Revisited: How political parties fared in 1998 Lok Sabha election

Congress in 1997 had given outside support to Prime Minister IK Gujral but the fragile government was in a constant threat of losing the numbers in the Lok Sabha.

Apr 14, 2019 - 06:58 PM IST
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History Revisited: How political parties fared in 1996 Lok Sabha election

History Revisited: How political parties fared in 1996 Lok Sabha election

PV Narasimha Rao took over as the Prime Minister in 1991 when the country was on the verge of going bankrupt.

Apr 14, 2019 - 10:49 AM IST
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History Revisited: How political parties fared in 1991 Lok Sabha election

History Revisited: How political parties fared in 1991 Lok Sabha election

When the second coalition government in the history of Indian politics was formed with Prime Minister VP Singh in 1989, there were hopes that its outcome will be different from the Janata Party-led

Apr 6, 2019 - 06:04 PM IST
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History Revisited: How political parties fared in 1989 Lok Sabha election

History Revisited: How political parties fared in 1989 Lok Sabha election

Achieving a never before feat in Indian political history, Rajiv Gandhi had stormed to power in the 1984 Lok Sabha election by leading Congress to a 404-seat win of the 514 seats on which the elect

Apr 5, 2019 - 05:59 PM IST
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History Revisited: How political parties fared in 1984 Lok Sabha election

History Revisited: How political parties fared in 1984 Lok Sabha election

When Indira took the reigns of the country for the second time as the Prime Minister on 14 January 1980, India was facing its strongest recession and rising inflation.

Mar 28, 2019 - 04:29 PM IST
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History Revisited: How political parties fared in 1980 Lok Sabha election

History Revisited: How political parties fared in 1980 Lok Sabha election

Janata Alliance had brought down the mighty Indira Gandhi led Congress by winning the 1977 Lok Sabha election.

Apr 8, 2019 - 08:08 PM IST
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