"The BJP is winning, which means that Modi magic is still intact," Satish Misra said.
India's communists say it ended as a cheering crowd "played football with Lenin's head."
The heir to the Congress dynasty takes on the prime minister in his home state.Author
Modi will discuss the plans with Prince Charles, who arrives in Delhi on Wednesday.
India's foreign minister rejected suggestions that India should close its embassy in North Korea.
A limited talent pool in the BJP means he has had to depend upon retired civil servants to fill key posts.
The move demolishes the dreams of Congress to mount an effective opposition against the BJP for the 2019 election.
The new law on the slaughter of cows and buffalos is not so much an animal welfare as a religious issue.
The BJP governor of Uttar Pradesh said that for every Hindu man killed, 100 Muslim men should be killed.
There have been attacks on butchers selling lamb and kebab restaurants, and a Kentucky Fried Chicken shop was forced to close.
Charges against him include attempt to murder and incitement to violence.
The Supreme Court stepped into a long-standing debate on the influence of religion on voters.
The Indian Supreme Court has ruled that cinemas must play the anthem before every screening.
A new universal value added tax will change the way the Indian economy works.
What has been achieved has been overshadowed by extreme anti-Muslim and intolerant Hindu nationalism that Modi has not done enough to curb.
Leader of Hindu organisation criticised for saying Catholic nun tried to convert poor to Christianity.
After New Delhi election wipeout, PM adopts softer stance on religious minorities and auctions designer suit.