Modi's Illiberal New India - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has come a long way. After being virtually banned from the U.S. for years over his failure to control anti-Muslim riots in his home state of Gujarat in 2002, he came to Washington for a triumphant first visit Monday ...

New Rules Against Animal Cruelty Raise The Stake For India's Beef Wars - WCBE 90.5 FM

Many upper caste Hindus consider the cow holy and have long rallied to ban beef eating. Critics of the government see the new animal cruelty rules as an effort to cater to these demands. Allison Joyce / Getty Images. Walk through any meat market in ...

Businesslike meeting - Calcutta Telegraph

This time Narendra Modi hasn't tried to impress us desis and dehatis by boasting he enjoys the singular privilege of calling the Great White Chief "Donald". Perhaps the astute Jaishankar Subrahmanyam pointed out that even while he was bragging about ...

The Real Indian Currency Crisis (Things You Don't Hear In The News) - The Market Oracle

Jayant Bhandari writes: On November 8, 2016, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi dropped a bombshell. In a televised address at 8:00 pm, he declared that after midnight—four hours later—banknotes with face values of INR500 (US$7.50) and INR1,000 ...

Narendra Modi warns gau rakshaks: Protests can be effective only when not confined to caste, religion - Firstpost

Just hours before Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked cow vigilantes not to kill people, 1,600 kilometres away, Asgar Ali was lynched in Ramgarh, 60 kilometres from Ranchi in Jharkhand, by a mob of 30 men. His Maruti van, carrying raw meat which was ...

Narendra Modi heads to Israel, lifting the curtain on close ties - Reuters

NEW DELHI/TEL AVIV (Reuters) - Narendra Modi is making a first visit to Israel by an Indian prime minister next week, in a public embrace of a country that he has long admired for its military and technical expertise but which his predecessors kept at ...

GST Launch: Congress releases videos from the time when Prime Minister Narendra Modi was against GST - Mumbai Mirror

Hours before the GST roll out by Prime Minister Narendra Modi led NDA government, the Indian National Congress, on its official Twitter handle, released videos of the Prime Minister speaking against the implementation of GST while he was serving as the ...