Elections

The Leaderboard: Jairam Ramesh

Jairam Ramesh

Who is he? Mr.Jairam Ramesh is India’s Minister of Rural Development. His ministry is responsible for accelerating socio-economic development across rural India. He represents Andhra Pradesh as a Congress Party member of parliament in India’s upper house, the Rajya Sabha.…

The Leaderboard: Amit Shah

Who is he? Amit Shah is the general secretary of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). He is BJP prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi’s right-hand man. He is responsible for executing BJP’s election strategy and managing the party’s campaign in Uttar…

The New Face of Indonesian Democracy

Jokowi

By Derwin Pereira Indonesia’s democratic consolidation took a step forward with the nomination of Jakarta governor Joko Widodo as the presidential candidate of the Indonesian Democratic party – struggle. The presidential election, which will be held in July following parliamentary…