The Modi Raj from The Economist

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The Modi Raj from The Economist

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Narendra Modi may well be the most popular politician on the planet. India’s prime minister is eyeing a third term atop the world’s biggest democracy. A tea-seller’s son, Mr Modi began life an outsider and the man behind the political phenomenon remains hard to fathom. India has become an economic powerhouse during his ten years in charge. But he’s also the frontman for a chauvinistic Hindu nationalist dogma. Can Mr Modi continue to balance both parts of his agenda and finish the job of turning India into a superpower? The Economist’s Avantika Chilkoti finds out what makes him tick.


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Score: 5

Patrick Carter • Podcast Rex Jun 7, 2024

"It’s this duality of mission that is explored in a new series from the Economist, The Modi Raj. International correspondent Avantika Chilkoti tracks the personal and political history of Modi starting with his humble beginnings working in his father’s tea shop. "

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