May 19, 2014

India Needs Its Thatcher Moment

Gurcharan Das, Financial Times

The Associated Press

Mr Modi has not been elected primarily by Hindu nationalists but by young people who are tired of the Congress party’s corrupt and muddled policies – in its zeal to build an equitable society, it focused on welfare programs and neglected economic progress. India’s growth rate has come down from 9 per cent two years ago to 4.5 per cent today.

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