Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is seeking reelection this year, but faces challenges spawned by a troubled economy and sectarian tensions. New Delhi (CNN)It is finally on: India’s next general election will be held in seven phases from 11 April to 19 May, the country’s election authorities announced Sunday, after weeks of anticipation. Politicians, including Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is seeking re-election, have already started campaigning for what is shaping up to be a surprisingly unpredictable contest. For days now, India’s newspapers have been full of advertisements trumpeting the achievements of various political leaders, as everyone limbers […]

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