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× Asian shares mixed; election results buoy India, Australia

BANGKOK - Shares were mixed in Asia on Monday, with India and Australia leading gains for the region following elections that looked set to keep incumbents in office.


Japan's Nikkei 225 index edged up 0.3% to 21,343.09 after the government reported Monday that the economy grew at a better-than-expected 2.1% annual pace in January-March.



In Australia, the S&P ASX 200 rose 1…