News You Really Need To See: “Five Big Challenges For Modi’s New Government in India”
“Five Big Challenges For Modi’s New Government in India”
Reuters, May 26, 2014
“Hindu nationalist Narendra Modi was sworn in as India’s prime minister on Monday, taking charge of the world’s largest democracy as it struggles with an economic slowdown and a severe shortage of jobs for its booming young population. Indian voters and foreign investors alike have high hopes for Modi, whose slick campaign presented him as a business-friendly leader who would jump-start investment. … Here are five of the biggest challenges he will face during his first months in power.”
Quickie Analysis: The economy is the big one, but relations with neighbors and religious minorities, domestic security, and federal-state cooperation all make the list too.