After the Polls: Hope, despair, change and jitters

Politics | IBNLive | May 14, 2011, 6:20 pm
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 Indians read newspapers with the front page showing the photograph of Trinamool Congress Party leader Mamata Banerjee in Kolkata, India, Saturday, May 14, 2011. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)
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Indians read newspapers with the front page showing the photograph of Trinamool Congress Party leader Mamata Banerjee in Kolkata, India, Saturday, May 14, 2011. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)

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 Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) activists wave party flags and celebrate outside the residence of their leader Jayaram Jayalalithaa after the victory of their party in the state elections, in Chennai, India, Friday, May 13, 2011. Congress and regional ally Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) were beaten badly in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu after being involved in one of the past year's biggest scandals involving the cut-rate sale of cell phone licenses. (AP Photo)
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Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) activists wave party flags and celebrate outside the residence of their leader Jayaram Jayalalithaa after the victory of their party in the state elections, in Chennai, India, Friday, May 13, 2011. Congress and regional ally Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) were beaten badly in the southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu after being involved in one of the past year's biggest scandals involving the cut-rate sale of cell phone licenses. (AP Photo)

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 Trinamool Congress supporters crowd around the car carrying party leader Mamata Banerjee as she leaves to meet the state Governor to formally stake claim to form the new government, in Kolkata, India, Friday, May 13, 2011. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)
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Trinamool Congress supporters crowd around the car carrying party leader Mamata Banerjee as she leaves to meet the state Governor to formally stake claim to form the new government, in Kolkata, India, Friday, May 13, 2011. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)

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 In India's fourth most-populous state of West Bengal, Congress and its ally Trinamool Congress toppled a 34-year Communist-led government Friday after an aggressive campaign that hammered the leftist coalition on stagnation, corruption, agricultural malaise and industrial decline.
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In India's fourth most-populous state of West Bengal, Congress and its ally Trinamool Congress toppled a 34-year Communist-led government Friday after an aggressive campaign that hammered the leftist coalition on stagnation, corruption, agricultural malaise and industrial decline.

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 Trinamool Congress leader and Indian Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee, second left, greets people after meeting the state Governor to formally stake claim to form the new government, in Kolkata, India, Friday, May 13, 2011. (AP Photo/Bikas Das)
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Trinamool Congress leader and Indian Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee, second left, greets people after meeting the state Governor to formally stake claim to form the new government, in Kolkata, India, Friday, May 13, 2011. (AP Photo/Bikas Das)

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 Communist Party of India-Marxist leader and West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee arrives at the party office after submitting his resignation in Kolkata, India, Friday, May 13, 2011. (AP Photo/Bikas Das)
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Communist Party of India-Marxist leader and West Bengal Chief Minister Buddhadeb Bhattacharjee arrives at the party office after submitting his resignation in Kolkata, India, Friday, May 13, 2011. (AP Photo/Bikas Das)

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 Trinamool Congress party supporters celebrate outside the house of their leader Mamata Banerjee, portrait seen, after the party's victory in state elections, in Kolkata, India, Friday, May 13, 2011. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)
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Trinamool Congress party supporters celebrate outside the house of their leader Mamata Banerjee, portrait seen, after the party's victory in state elections, in Kolkata, India, Friday, May 13, 2011. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)

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 Kolkata: Renovation work in progress of visitors room in the Writers Building, which houses West Bengal Chief Ministers office, in Kolkata on Saturday.
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Kolkata: Renovation work in progress of visitors room in the Writers Building, which houses West Bengal Chief Ministers office, in Kolkata on Saturday.

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 Kolkata:Bollywood actor and Trinamool Congress supporter Sarad Kapoor shows victory sign at Trinamool Congress headquarter in Kolkata on Friday. PTI Photo
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Kolkata:Bollywood actor and Trinamool Congress supporter Sarad Kapoor shows victory sign at Trinamool Congress headquarter in Kolkata on Friday. PTI Photo

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 Guwahati: Deserted look of AGP head office after partys loss in the Assam assembly elections in Guwahati on Friday.
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Guwahati: Deserted look of AGP head office after partys loss in the Assam assembly elections in Guwahati on Friday.

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 Kozhikode: LDF supporters celebrate their candidates victory in the Kozhikode assembly elections on Friday.
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Kozhikode: LDF supporters celebrate their candidates victory in the Kozhikode assembly elections on Friday.

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