NEW DELHI (AP) - A small town halfway across the world exploded
in celebration when Nikki Haley was elected governor of South
The Randhawa family in the town of Verka distributed sweets to
neighbors, set off fire crackers and broke out into traditional
Punjabi folk dances to celebrate one of their relatives getting
Haley's cousin, Kanwaljit Singh Randhawa, says he saw the breaking news headline on TV and abandoned lunch to tell other family and neighbors about the news.