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Catching up with trends: The changing landscape of political discussions on twitter in 2014 and 2019

@article{Tulasi2019CatchingUW,
  title={Catching up with trends: The changing landscape of political discussions on twitter in 2014 and 2019},
  author={Avinash Tulasi and Kanay Gupta and Omkar Gurjar and Sathvik Sanjeev Buggana and Paras Mehan and Arun Balaji Buduru and Ponnurangam Kumaraguru},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2019},
  volume={abs/1909.07144}
}
The advent of 4G increased the usage of internet in India, which took a huge number of discussions online. Online Social Networks (OSNs) are the center of these discussions. During elections, political discussions constitute a significant portion of the trending topics on these networks. Politicians and political parties catch up with these trends, and social media then becomes a part of their publicity agenda. We cannot ignore this trend in any election, be it the U.S, Germany, France, or… 
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