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The Modi Mystery

30 days ago   |   By Foreign Policy

Poor economic performance should have hurt the prime minister at the polls. Instead, appeals to nationalism won him the vote.
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Italy on ice: Milan and Cortina selected to host 2026 Winter Olympics

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Trump announces 'hard hitting' new sanctions against Iran

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