World May 19

Indians vote in final phase of grueling national election

Indians voted Sunday in the seventh and final phase of a grueling national election that lasted more than five weeks, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist party seeks to govern for another five years.

World May 12

A woman casts her vote at a polling station during the sixth phase of the general election, in New Delhi, India, May 12, 2019. Photo by Anushree Fadnavis/Reuters
India’s election approaches 7th, final week of voting

Indians voted Sunday in the next-to-last round of a six-week-long national election marked by a highly acrimonious campaign that has seen Prime Minister Narendra Modi blame opposition party chief Rahul Gandhi’s family for the country’s ills.