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India à la Modi
India à la Modi
Modi Defies His Critics After Bullish Growth Forecast

India’s surprisingly upbeat growth forecast after the controversial cash ban gives Modi a winning line against his opponents.

India à la Modi
Modi’s Weak Reforms

The PM is declaring success, but very few of Modi’s reforms have made it through congress, and those that have are pretty weak.

India à la Modi
Economic Troubles Pressure Modi

Education, electricity, and housing costs have risen substantially over the past two years.

India à la Modi
Bollywood Star Decries “Growing Intolerance” in India

That one of Bollywood’s top stars (most of whom are Muslim) is taking on Modi’s Hindutva movement brings India’s messy identity politics into some focus.

India à la Modi
India's BJP Insults the Neighbors

India’s BJP and its candidates are campaigning on sticking it to foreign countries like Pakistan and China.

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What's In a Deal?

Support for the Paris deal is coming from surprising places—Republican lawmakers, corporate America, and the fossil fuel industry.


A new elite initiative to shield itself from accountability.

National Insecurity

The breaches of American security during the past eight years were even worse than we knew.

Europe's War on the Internet

Germany adopts, EU considers, new restrictions on internet speech. But is ideology or protectionism to blame?

One Man; One Vote

As party leader, Erdogan will further guarantee his personal control of the state.

Going Ballistic

North Korea is giving no respite to South Korea’s new pro-engagement president.

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