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Modi-led bloc trounces Congress party in biggest Indian polls win in 30 years

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Saturday, May 17, 2014 - 06:00

New Delhi NARENDRA Modi's opposition bloc yesterday swept to power with the biggest Indian election win in 30 years as voters - tired of sluggish economic growth and endemic corruption - handed a historic defeat to the Gandhi dynasty that has dominated politics since the country's founding. The