Modi gets mother's blessing following election win

The leader of India's BJP, Narendra Modi, has tweeted a picture of him being blessed by his mother following election results indicating a landslide victory for his party.

The current Prime Minister, Manmohan Singh, has already called Mr Modi to congratulate him on the nationalist party's success.


India's Modi on parade after huge election win

New Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been mobbed by crowds on a Delhi parade celebrating his landslide election victory.