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Indian lawmakers cast ballots Thursday to elect a new president for the South Asian democracy, with the ruling party's candidate considered the almost-certain winner.

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Pushing out human 'eyesores' for games?updated: Mon Oct 04 2010 10:33:00

Is Delhi pushing out the poor to keep them out of sight of Commonwealth Games visitors? CNN's Sara Sidner reports.

Dengue fever hits Indian team as Commonwealth Games open with fanfareupdated: Mon Oct 04 2010 01:38:00

An official with the Indian lawn bowls team has been diagnosed with dengue fever but is in stable condition, doctors confirmed Monday.

After hail of criticism, Commonwealth Games opening in Indiaupdated: Sat Oct 02 2010 14:00:00

After harsh criticism and controversy, the 2010 Commonwealth Games will officially begin Sunday in New Delhi, India.

Pro-women bill hits hurdles in Indian parliamentupdated: Mon Mar 08 2010 14:17:00

Angry protests disrupted India's parliament several times Monday over a landmark but contentious bill aimed at reserving one-third of seats for women in federal and state legislatures.

India's inventors seek markets in innovation decadeupdated: Fri Feb 12 2010 02:58:00

A young mechanic turns a motorcycle into a tractor while another one uses bio-waste to run a diesel engine.

India: A republic with much left to accomplishupdated: Tue Jan 26 2010 04:02:00

Power will belong to the people of India, Mahatma Gandhi envisioned for his country, then ruled by the British.

India's parliament elects first woman speakerupdated: Wed Jun 03 2009 05:01:00

India's lower house of parliament elected a woman as its speaker Wednesday, a first in the male-dominated chamber's history.

Zakaria: Elections could mark India's debut as great powerupdated: Fri May 22 2009 15:49:00

Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh took the oath of office Friday for a second consecutive term after winning a mandate for his Congress party.

Indian PM celebrates electionupdated: Fri May 22 2009 12:03:00

Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's Congress Party celebrates an election victory. CNN-IBN's Suhasini Haidar reports

Indian PM Singh sworn in for a second termupdated: Fri May 22 2009 12:03:00

Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh took the oath of office Friday for a second consecutive term after winning a mandate for his Congress party.

Indian PM Singh resigns to form new governmentupdated: Mon May 18 2009 06:10:00

Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh resigned Monday to make a fresh claim to power, after his Congress party won an election mandate over the weekend.

Indian PM prepares to reclaim power with resounding mandateupdated: Sun May 17 2009 20:43:00

Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is set to reclaim a second term with a resounding mandate for his Congress party.

Indian bomb blasts kill 62, wound 300updated: Thu Oct 30 2008 20:38:00

A series of blasts ripped nearly simultaneously Thursday through crowded areas of a remote state in India, killing 62 people and wounding 300, an official in Assam state told CNN.

Time.com: India to Elect First Female Presidentupdated: Thu Jul 19 2007 14:05:00

Lawmakers voted Thursday in an election widely expected to give India its first female president, although the milestone has been marred by controversy and mudslinging

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