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Wed April 23, 2014
Dispatches from Kolkata for 4/23/2014

India's political jukebox

Dispatch from Kolkata for April 23, 2014

An Indian election campaign is not entirely unlike a Bollywood film. The heroes and villains might flip flop depending on your party preference.  But the script has all the ingredients of a good old Bollywood masala film.

Welcome to  Indian elections 2014 – the musical hits.