Al Jazeera follows a candidate in India’s general elections for a day.
South Sudan’s secession began smoothly with little violence but tensions have been heating up.
High turnout reported as voting ends, but contentious issues remain once the ballots have been counted.
Impatient southerners flock to polling stations at the start of week-long referendum on region’s secession.
People in Southern Sudan vote in a historic referendum that will decide whether the country splits or remains united.
Excitement high in Southern Sudan as referendum on secession gets under way.
President Salva Kiir urges all Sudanese to embrace polls as citizens prepare to cast a historic vote on independence.
A quick look at the January 9 referendum that will give south Sudan a choice between unity or secession.
Omar al-Bashir visits south in final pitch for single nation, but agrees to uphold the outcome of secession referendum.
Referendum commission has registered 3.9 million voters from 10 states in the south, plus the north and from abroad.