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Page history last edited by Gaurav Mishra 13 years, 5 months ago

Next Steps


We need to work on basically five areas --


  • Logo & header design
  • Populate location data
    • First set of links below
    • Please add if we have better sources on constituencies etc.
  • Populate keyword list
    • Apart from locations.
    • We are looking at ~50 keywords (political parties/ politicians/ issues)
  • Populate feed list
    • First list below
    • We need as many good feeds as possible.
  • Decide on categories


Location Data


- http://eci.nic.in/press/current/pn020309.pdf

- http://eci.nic.in/press/current/Phase_Map.pdf

- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Indian_constituencies

- http://eci.nic.in/maps.htm


Keyword List


Party Politician Location Alliance
Indian National Congress/ Congress (I)/ Congress Sonia Gandhi   United Progressive Alliance (UPA)
Indian National Congress/ Congress (I)/ Congress Rahul Gandhi   United Progressive Alliance (UPA)
Indian National Congress/ Congress (I)/ Congress Manmohan Singh   United Progressive Alliance (UPA)
Bharatiya Janata Party/ BJP L K Advani/ Lal Krishna Advani   National Democratic Alliance (NDA)
Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) Sharad Pawar Maharashtra United Progressive Alliance (UPA)
Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Mayawati Uttar Pradesh (UP)  
Communist Party of India (Marxist)/  CPI(M)/ CPI-M Prakash Karat West Bengal/ Kerala/ Tripura Left Front/ Third front
Samajwadi Party Mulayam Singh Yadav Uttar Pradesh (UP)  
Shiv Sena Bal Thackeray Maharashtra National Democratic Alliance (NDA)
Telugu Desam Party/ TDP Chandrababu Naidu Andhra Pradesh/ AP Third Front
Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) Lalu Prasad Yadav Bihar United Progressive Alliance (UPA)
Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam/ DMK M Karunanidhi Tamil Nadu United Progressive Alliance (UPA)


Feed List


- Twitter feed 1: http://search.twitter.com/search.atom?q=%23election09+OR+%23india09+OR+%23vote09+OR+%23indiavotes09+OR+%23elections09+OR+%23iv09

- Twitter feed 2: http://search.twitter.com/search.atom?lang=en&q=%22sonia+gandhi%22+OR+%22rahul+gandhi%22+OR+%22manmohan+singh%22+OR+advani+OR+bjp+OR+%22congress+party%22+OR+cpim+OR+nda+OR+upa

- Technorati blog feed: http://feeds.technorati.com/search/india+AND+election+NOT+climate?type=search&authority=n&language=n

- Google video feed: http://video.google.com/videosearch?q=india+AND+election&hl=en&emb=0&st=week&client=firefox-a&output=rss

- Google blog feed: http://blogsearch.google.com/blogsearch_feeds?hl=en&safe=off&client=firefox-a&um=1&as_drrb=q&as_qdr=w&scoring=d&q=india+AND+election&ie=utf-8&num=10&output=rss

- Google news feed: http://news.google.com/news?um=1&ned=us&hl=en&q=india+AND+election&as_qdr=w&as_drrb=q&scoring=n&output=rss

- MSN India election feed: http://news.in.msn.com/rss/elections2009.aspx

- IBN Politics feed: http://ibnlive.in.com/xml/rss/ibnpolitics.xml

- Google News Election feed: http://news.google.com/news?ned=in&hl=en&topic=p&output=rss

- Twitter Accounts: @rediffelection @indiavotes #indiavote09 #indiavotes09 #loksabha #election09 #elections09

- Photo: http://api.flickr.com/services/feeds/groups_pool.gne?id=1109162@N22&lang=en-us&format=rss_200

- Newsrack: http://newsrack.in/browse?issue=Indian+Elections+09&catID=10&owner=elections

Comments (1)

Chris Blow said

at 6:17 am on Apr 9, 2009

Where are the "Categories" from -- they are based in election law?

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