Ship Costa Nio Romantica carrying 1300 passengers and 600 crew members arrive at the sea front of the Cochin Port-PTI

Ship Costa Nio Romantica carrying 1300 passengers and 600 crew members arrive at the sea front of the Cochin Port-PTI

Ship Costa Nio Romantica carrying 1300 passengers and 600 crew members arrive at the sea front of the Cochin Port-PTI

Mumbai

We are now in the final stages of this general election. On Thursday, May 7, voters will elect a new Parliament. So far the campaign has been curiously lacklustre and timid.

An unquestionably authentic verdict is fundamental as much for democracy as it is for political parties that win with spectacular success.