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Modi should be BJP's PM candidate: Yashwant Sinha

Jan 28 2013, 5:36am CST | by

New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Yashwant Sinha Monday endorsed Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi as the party's prime ministerial candidate in the next general election.

New Delhi, Jan 28 — Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Yashwant Sinha Monday endorsed Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi as the party's prime ministerial candidate in the next general election. "...

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Modi should be BJP's PM candidate: Yashwant Sinha

Jan 28 2013, 5:36am CST | by

New Delhi, Jan 28 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Yashwant Sinha Monday endorsed Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi as the party's prime ministerial candidate in the next general election.

New Delhi, Jan 28 — Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Yashwant Sinha Monday endorsed Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi as the party's prime ministerial candidate in the next general election.

"Wherever I go, the common people and party workers say they want Narendra Modi to be the prime minister candidate from BJP," Yashwant Sinha told reporters here.

"After considering all aspects, I too feel if BJP declares him as the prime minister candidate, it will make a huge difference to the party," he said.

He added that it was his personal view. The BJP has so far maintained silence on the issue.

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US and India Progress on Long-Missed Opportunity: Increasing Clean Energy Access

Oct 2 2014 2:42pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

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Oct 2 2014 10:04am CDT | Source: Truthout Stories

As India's NDA government led by Narendra Modi settles into the corridors of power in New Delhi, its policy directions are becoming clear. The initial trends are not very encouraging for environmentalists. Proactive decision-making is normal for new regimes and not unique to the NDA. Many thousands of hectares of forestland were cleared for development projects - mainly mining - in the last three decades.Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India at the US Capitol, September 30, ...
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Modi and the Environment

Oct 2 2014 10:04am CDT | Source: Truthout Stories

As India's NDA government led by Narendra Modi settles into the corridors of power in New Delhi, its policy directions are becoming clear. The initial trends are not very encouraging for environmentalists. Proactive decision-making is normal for new regimes and not unique to the NDA. Many thousands of hectares of forestland were cleared for development projects - mainly mining - in the last three decades.Prime Minister Nar ...
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Narendra Modi Wows Crowd at Madison Square Garden

Oct 1 2014 8:25am CDT | Source: Big Government

This article originally appeared at Bloomberg View: The two parts of one of the world’s largest mutual-admiration societies, long frustrated in their efforts to see each other in the flesh, came together Sunday at New York’s Madison Square Garden, when India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi thrilled to -- and in turn enthralled -- a gathering of about 20,000 members of the Indian diaspora. Although he enjoys a reputation for being one of the greatest orators in Indian history, it wou ...
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Obama, Modi discuss trade, climate, Islamic State at White House

Sep 30 2014 12:40pm CDT | Source: Townhall's

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama and new Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi discussed trade issues, climate change, and th ...
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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on India’s Economy and U.S.-India Relations

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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi joins CFR President Richard N. Haass to discuss economic growth in India a ...
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A Conversation With Narendra Modi

Sep 30 2014 11:51am CDT | Source: Council on Foreign Relations

Narendra Modi, prime minister of India, discusses economic growth in India and U.S.-India relations. ...
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