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Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi, prime ministerial candidate for India's main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Gujarat's chief minister, attends the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) national convention in New Delhi February 27, 2014.
Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi, prime ministerial candidate for India's main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Gujarat's chief minister, attends the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) national convention in New Delhi February 27, 2014.
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IAIN MARLOW

Don’t expect a Modi-led India to rock the boat

On the other side of India’s ongoing elections, the current frontrunners would pursue a pragmatic foreign policy aimed at rebuilding the moribund economy, reinvigorating regional multilateral forums and luring foreign investment from East Asia, says a foreign policy adviser to the man likely to be India’s next prime minister.