Timeline: India's journey

A chronology of important events in the history of independent India.

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    India goes to the poll in April and May this year to elect its 15th Lok Sabha, or lower house of parliament. 
        
    Presented here is a chronology of major events in India during the last six decades.

    MORE:
     India 2009 - a special report
     The Great Indian Open
     India's election in numbers

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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