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Arun Jaitley launches pro-poor rural Budget to boost growth and the government image 

India’s finance minister Arun Jaitley is the calm voice at the top of Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party-led government. His role is usually not to worry so much about the economy, but to try to present a sense of sanity and reasonableness as the government’s spokesman and information minister, while Modi avoids making many comments apart from mega rally speeches, and Amit Shah, the party’s president, exudes fear-inducing Hindu nationalism. 866 more words


Chinese state-backed paper says India not ready for Modi's Make in India

Two days after Narendra Modi ended his trip to China at the weekend, the state-ruGlobal Times ran a critical article on Modi’s… 1,156 more words