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Modi facing urgent economic challenges after polls win By | Last Updated: 25th May, 2019, 00:00

NEW DELHI: Dissatisfaction with India’s lagging economy didn’t deter voters from handing Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Hindu nationalist party a landslide parliamentary election victory,…

Modi facing urgent economic challenges after polls win

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