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Has Modi really changed India?

Supporters say he's turning it into a global power with a strong economy, while critics say he's increasing social tensions and eroding democratic institutions

IndianPrimeMinisterNarendraModiwantsanotherfive-yeartermtocontinuebuildingwhathe’scallingaNewIndia—acountrythatishopeful,proudandprosperous.OnMay23,theworldwillfindoutifthenationof1.3billionpeoplewantshimtostayinthejob. HowmuchhasIndiaactuallychangedunderModi?Supporterssayhe’sturningitintoaglobalpowerwithastrongeconomy,whilecriticssayhe’sincreasingsocialtensionsanderodingdemocraticinstitutions.Thedatapresentsamixedpicture.Modihaspushedthroughlandmarktaxandbankruptcy ...

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First Published: Thu, April 11 2019. 17:50 IST