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It’s All About Modi as India Prepares for Mammoth 2019 Election

The country’s ruling party is regrouping after a series of setbacks.

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The Global Ambitions of India's Hug-Loving Leader

Rocked by regional election defeats and investor dismay at the surprise loss of the central bank chief, India’s ruling party is doubling down on Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Four-and-a-half years after crushing the Nehru-Gandhi dynasty’s latest scion as he swept to victory, Modi still cultivates his image as a diligent, incorruptible son-of-a-tea-seller who strives to make India a prouder, more powerful country.