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Modi boldly remakes India's foreign policy

The PM shows great diplomatic agility for a leader deemed provincial before his election. The audacity with which he is challenging past foreign policy shibboleths is striking.

Getting President Obama to attend India's 2015 Republic Day celebrations in January as the chief guest was a big feather in Prime Minister Modi's cap.


THE US president's visit to India in January as the chief guest at the Republic Day celebrations has imparted a new sense of dynamism to a relationship that was seemingly drifting in recent years. A weak government in New Delhi coupled with Washington's lack of interest in India...

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