IN THE PRESS – Monday, May 3, 2021: We look at reactions to elections in India’s West Bengal state, where Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee was re-elected despite fierce campaigning from Prime Minister Narendra Modi. For the cartoonist Manjul, the elections have one big loser: the thousands of Indians dying every day of Covid-19. In France, Emmanuel Macron’s party is sowing political chaos by making deals with the right-wing Les Républicains party. And the city of Munich is angry over a rival Oktoberfest that several German businessmen are organising in Dubai.
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