Roads washed in dry Bankura to protect Moon Moon Sen
The local panchayat authorities washed the metalled road winding through the village, to protect Moon Moon Sen and her daughters, from the dust, when women waited for long hours at roadside taps to get a bucket of water.
Phase 5: Voter turnouts higher than 2009 poll figures
Voter turnouts higher than the 2009 poll figures marked the fifth round of LS polls covering 121 seats across 12 states amidst largely peaceful balloting on Thursday. A good turnout is considered a strong sign of anti-incumbency, a cause of worry for Congress.
Intellectuals at home, abroad up against Modi
About 25 artists, academics and writers, including novelist Salman Rushdie, have written to UK’s Guardian newspaper, expressing “acute worry” over Modi’s likely ascendancy to prime ministership.
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