Prime Minister Narendra Modi's nominated candidate Draupadi Murmu is in the lead for the mainly ceremonial role, with results set to be announced later this week.
The cars collided when one of them became partly dislodged from its cable, leaving around 50 people trapped in mid-air.
The time to prepare was yesterday; today may already be too late.
With no work and little public transport during a lockdown, many urban migrants attempting to return to their home villages have set out on gruelling journeys on foot or hitching rides in the back of trucks.
In countries like India and Israel Muslims are being scapegoated for the spread of Covid-19.
More than 300 armed rebels took part in the attack on a police commando patrol in the jungles of Sukma district of Chhattisgarh state in central India, police superintendent Shalab Sinha told.
Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) concededs defeat in the eastern state of Jharkhand, with an alliance of the main opposition Congress party and a regional bloc slated to take control of the resource-rich province.
Recent attacks have seen Muslims targeted and forced to chant the ‘Jai Shri Ram’ slogan, following a similar episode staged against Muslim politicians in parliament.
Indigenous people protest against a court order to evict more than 1.3 million tribals accused of encroaching on forest lands.
No arrests have been made in the cases but authorities said they were questioning several suspects. The chief minister of Tripura state has warned of strict action against people indulging in spreading rumours and fake news.
This is the second such case to shake India in days after a 16-year-old was raped and burnt to death in the same Indian state of Jharkhand.
Dozens of workers are still missing after a collapse at a state-owned coal mine in the Godda district.
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