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Modi Picks Hindu Nationalist to Lead India's Most Populous State

  • Tue, 21 Mar 2017 05:26
Critics worry Prime Minister Narenda Modi’s selection of a controversial Hindu nationalist politician to head India’s most-populous state could mark a swing toward contentious religious politics. WSJ.com: What's News Asia

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